A Labour Day auction at the Saanich Fairgrounds is just the place to find some contented carnivores. The South Malahat District 4-H Club will hold its auction in the beef ring at the fairground Monday, with the bidding starting at 2:30 p.m."We have five steers for sale, three hogs, 14 lambs and one small engine [for a leaf blower]," said Matthew Smith, chair of 4-H auction committee. "They'll be processed and turned into steaks and roasts."
Lively traditional dances are just some of what you can expect to see at this year's Greek Fest. (Saanich News file photo)Shouts of 'Opa' and the scent of roasting lamb will again fill the air beside Saanich Commonwealth Place over the next two weekends. Greek Fest runs Aug. 25 to 27 and again Sept. 1 to 4 at the Greek Community Centre, 4648 Elk Lake Dr.
Lively traditional dances are just some of what you can expect to see at this year’s Greek Fest, which runs Aug. 25 to 27 and Sept. 1 to 4, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. each day. (Saanich News file photo)Shouts of 'Opa' and the scent of roasting lamb will again fill the air beside Saanich Commonwealth Place over the next two weekends. Greek Fest runs Aug. 25 to 27 and again Sept. 1 to 4 at the Greek Community Centre, 4648 Elk Lake Dr.
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