District of Wells

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May 2014

Posted on Thursday, May 8, 2014 - 10:22am

District of Wells Announcements

The District of Wells is pleased to announce that Katrina Leckovic has been appointed as the new Chief Administrative Officer for the District of Wells. Katrina will replace current CAO, Gary Champagne, who had returned to the position after retiring in 2011.

Mayor Robin Sharpe and the Wells Council selected Leckovic from a wide pool of local, regional and national applicants. Of the appointment, the mayor says, “after an extensive search and great candidates, I am pleased to welcome Katrina to our wonderful little town and look forward to working with her. Katrina will add a new dimension to our office and is bringing many new ideas and experiences to the community.”

Leckovic comes to Wells very highly recommended by the Town of Antigonish in Nova Scotia where she was most recently the Manager of Strategic Initiatives. Although Antigonish was hoping to keep her for their senior management position, Katrina was keen to move back to BC. In reply to inquiries that have reached the District Office, yes, this is the same Katrina Leckovic who was a professional golfer and qualified for the US LPGA tour in 2008.

Despite the cold, snowy, thaw weather we had in April, during her brief visit to Wells last month, Katrina was impressed by the people she met and the sense of community that was apparent. Katrina will begin in her new position on May 5, 2014 and will work with Gary through a...

April 2014

Posted on Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 11:10am

Huckleberry Daycare

The Huckleberry Daycare in Wells is a new licensed daycare facility with two job postings we are seeking to fill before May 2014. Job Postings for a Daycare Manager and an Assistant Childcare Attendant are available at http://www.wells.ca/site-page/employment

Community Events

Community Potluck
Thursday April 3, 2014 @ 6:00pm
Wells Community Hall Banquet Room

Join the Staff and Students of the Wells-Barkerville School for a delicious Pancake Breakfast!
Thursday, April 3, 2014 8:00-9:00am at the Wells-Barkerville Community School
Everyone is welcome! Cost: $2 donation

Thursday, April 3, 2014 @ 7pm in the Ray Davis (Seniors') room of the Community Hall
Everyone 19 and older is welcome

Island Mountain Arts

Two important dates this month for IMA:

Thursday April 10, 2014 is the Opening for the Wells Community School Exhibition.  IMA Gallery from 6pm to 8pm.  Come see the works of our talented students.

Friday April 25, 2014: Deadline to enter the IMA/BC Musician Songwriting Contest.



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