CREDIT UNION NEWS:
Summerland Credit Union CEO in the news!
Summerland Credit Union CEO Kelly Marshall has been appointed to the CUES Board of Directors. CUES is an independent, not-for-profit, international membership association for credit union executives. Its mission is to educate and develop credit union CEOs, directors and future leaders. See the full media release here. Congratulations Kelly!
CHOICE REWARDS Contest
Are you in the market for a new credit card? Then be sure to check out our summer CHOICE REWARDS Mastercard contest for your chance to win 1,000,000 CHOICE REWARDS points. Redeem your points for travel, cash rewards, merchandise, charitable donations and more. Click here for details or see us in branch.
Get Social with SDCU
The Summerland Credit Union is now on Facebook and Twitter. Like us or follow us to stay up-to-date about what's going on at the credit union; learn more about what we're doing in the community; and find helpful links to articles on money-related topics. Find us at https://www.facebook.com/summerlandcreditunion/ and on Twitter at @Summerland_CU
"Wednesdays on the Water" Summer Concert Series
Grab your lawn chair and head down to Peach Orchard Park for a night of live, local music. Every Wednesday night until August 31, the Summerland Community Arts Council presents "Wednesdays on the Water" from 6:30 - 8:30pm. It's your chance to meet up with friends in a gorgeous outdoor setting and enjoy a different musical group each week. The event is free and is proudly supported by the Summerland Credit Union. For more information, click here.
Marginal Arts Festival
Calling all writers, singers, poets, and musicians - it's time to celebrate Summerland's inaugural Marginal Arts Festival September 1 - 4. This event honours Summerland writer George Ryga (The Ecstasy of Rita Joe, 1969) and features several workshops and performances. The credit union supports arts & culture in Summerland and is proud to sponsor this new festival. For more information, visit www.marginalarts.ca and reignite your inner creativity!
Terry Fox Run
Lace up your runners and join hundreds of others for this year's Terry Fox Run in Summerland. The event is happening Sunday, September 18. Meet at the Summerland Aquatic Centre at 10:15am to register. Walk/run starts at 11am. 1, 3 and 5km routes are available. All welcome!
Test of Humanity
Test your mountain biking skills or come out and cheer on riders from across Western Canada as they compete in the Test of Humanity Race on Sunday, September 18. This is one of Summerland's most challenging and exciting mountain biking courses. Registration opens July 1. Check out www.testofhumanity.com
Film & Conversation Series
The Summerland Healthy Community Initiative invites you to its "Film & Conversation Series." Each month the SHCI will feature a different film on topics ranging from mental health to the environment. The films will be followed by a community discussion with guest panelists, and locally-sourced refreshments. Admission is free. Event nights are: Sept 20, Oct 18, Nov 22 and Jan 24 at Centre Stage Theatre. Doors at 6pm.
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