2018 Broombusting Events in Nanaimo, Lantzville & Cedar

Contact

North Nanaimo:  Lynn Kropinak  /  Email: lynnkropinak@gmail.com
South Nanaimo:  Judy Borserio  /  Email: borserio@shaw.ca
Lantzville:  Sharon Ahokas  /  Email: sahokas@shaw.ca
General Emails:  Joanne Sales  /  Email: info@broombusters.org

Cuts are often added during the season.  Check with local organizers.  You do not need to tell them you are coming.  Just show up!  You are welcome at all events.  It does not matter where you live.  Tools are provided.  Wear gloves and sturdy shoes and bring water.

2018 Cuts for Nanaimo

WEDNESDAY APRIL 18TH 10:00 – 2:00
-Invasive Plant Work Party & BBQ at Pipers Lagoon Park. Bbq hosted by Bill’s Place. Note this is for broom removal and other invasive plants.

THURSDAY APRIL 19TH 9:30-11:30
-Lotus Pinnatus Park. The directions are from Bowen Road turn onto Pine Street, follow to Bruce. follow Bruce to 7th (John Barsby School). 7th St. turns into Harewood Mines Road continue on this road under the Parkway. As soon as you get under the Parkway there is a road on the left that is blocked off, this is Lotus Pinnatus Way. Park at the barrier. The park is at the end of this road.

SATURDAY APRIL 21ST 10:00 – 12:00
Nanaimo Parkway, meet at the Nanaimo Tourist Bureau (corner of Northfield and the new highway). We will work North along the Parkway Trail

SUNDAY APRIL 22ND 11:00 – 3:00
Drop Zone for invasives at Bowen Park (off Wall St.)

SUNDAY APRIL 29TH 2:00 – 4:00
Nanaimo Parkway, meet at the Nanaimo Tourist Bureau (corner of Northfield and the new highway). We will work South along the Parkway Trail.

SUNDAY MAY 6TH 10:00 – 12:00
Beban Park, meet at the dirt parking lot across from the paved parking lot of the swimming pool.

SATURDAY MAY 26 2:00 – 4:00
Beban Park, meet at the dirt parking lot across from the paved parking lot of the swimming pool.

SATURDAY MAY 26TH 11:00 – 3:00
Drop Zone for invasives at Bowen Park (off Wall St.)

PLEASE NOTE WE BROOMBUST RAIN OR SHINE

2018 Cuts for Lantzville

April 23rd,6:30 – 8:00pm, Monday   – corner of Peterson Rd. & Sunbury Rd  (This is with the Pathfinder group.  Everyone welcome.)

April 26th
, 9:30 – 11:30am, Thursday  – Highway northbound – Petsmart to Ware Road  – meet along Lantzville Rd. near Owen Rd   (This is with Bill’s Place group.  Everyone welcome.)

May 5th, 9:30 – 11:30am,Saturday  -Lantzville Rd, Schook to Owen.  Meet near Lantzville Rd/Schook Rd

May 9th, 6:30 – 8:30pm,Wednesday  -Lantzville Rd, Schook to Owen – meet near Schook Rd

May 10th, 9:30 – 11:30am, Thursday -Highway northbound – Petsmart to Ware Rd. Meet along Lantzville Rd. near Owen (this is with the Bill’s Place group)

May 12th, 9:30 – 11:30am, Saturday -Highway northbound – Petsmart to Ware Rd – meet along Lantzville Rd. near Owen R

May 16th, 6:30 – 8:30pm, Wednesday -Highway northbound – Petsmart to Ware Rd. Meet along Lantzville Rd. near Owen

May 23rd, 6:30 – 8:30pm, Wednesday -Industrial Rd -meet at Industrial/Ware Rd

Contact Sharon at sahokas@shaw.ca for further details.

Season is over!