Bowest’ner

Have you ever read the Bowest’ner and thought you might have your own story to share? Here’s your chance! Get in touch with us at editor@mybowness.com. The Bowest’ner has regular contributors meetings and is always looking for writers, photographers and proof readers to help out. No experience is necessary…the only requirement is a love of Bowness!

(Please be aware each issue has limited editorial space. We appreciate all of the submissions, however we cannot guarantee that a story or photo will be used in an issue of the Bowest’ner.)

Back issues

Download PDF’s of previous issues:

March – April 2017

Features: Programs at the Community Centre, Gary Martin and the Heavenly Blues Band, Bowness Food Guide

Jan – Feb 2017

Features: Dining out close to home, Main Hall re-opening, Winter Wonderland Dinner

Nov – Dec 2016

Features: Shop Bowness, We Love Volunteers, Hall Updates

Sept – Oct 2016

Features: Back to school, Spotlight on safety, Hints for the harvest

JULY – AUG 2016

Features: Bowness Stampede Parade and Breakfast, Movie in the Park, Tour de Bowness Criterium and Street Festival

May – June 2016

Features: Neighbour Day 2016, Bowness Spring Clean Up, 6th Annual Run Bowness

March – April 2016

Features: Spring Craft Fair Eggstravaganza | Budding Opportunities | Celebrating 30 Years at the Irish Cultural Centre

January – February 2016

Features: New Beginnings | Valentine’s Delights | Bowness Seniors’ Centre Celebrates 50 Years!

November – December 2015

Features: Remembrance Day | Christmas Craft Fairs | Annual Holiday Dinner

September – October 2015

Features: Young & Bownesian | BCA AGM & Volunteer Appreciation | Mom to Mom Sale + Swap

July – August 2015

Features: Stampede in Bowness | Legacies in Limbo | Local Gardens

May – June 2015

Features: Bowness Clean and Green | Local Kids on a Mission | What Are You Doing For Neighbour Day?

March – April  2015

Features: National Volunteer Week | Save the slopes | Spring Craft Fair

Jan – Feb 2015

Features: Restoring the heritage of Bowness Park | Valentine’s Delights | Business and the Arts are Booming in Bowness

Nov – Dec 2014

Features: The BCA Year In Review | The Holiday Season | Bowness Youth Make a Difference

Sep-Oct 2014

Features:  Back to School |  Nessie Awards  |  Volunteering for Christmas Dinner

July – Aug 2014

Features: Lions Stampede Parade | Eye on Planning | Bowness Milestone

May – June 2014

Features: Stampede Stomp | Run Bowness | Urban Farming in Bowness

March – April 2014

Features: Bowness Craft Sale | Bowness Janes Walk | Babysitting Co-op for Bowness

January – February, 2014

Features: Meet Ward Sutherland | Bowness Holiday Dinner | Bowness Indoor Playground

November – December, 2013

Features: AGM updates | Nessie Award | Bowness First Responders

September – October, 2013

Features: Movie in the park | Jelly Bean Dance | Bowness Eats

July – August, 2013

Features: After The Flood | Flood Facts | Stampede Stomp

March – April, 2013

Features: Hextall Bridge | BownessCommunity Center | Pathway Cleanup

January – February, 2013

Features: Bill Brownridge Art | Bowness Scouts & Lions Hall | Paskapoo Slopes

November – December, 2012

Features: Iheartbowness | Bluegrass in Bowness | Bowness Schools

September – October, 2012

Features: Bowness Farmers Market | Bowness Park | Bowness Soccer Club

July – August, 2012

Features: Meet your neighbors | Nessie Awards | Bowmont Park Photos

May – June, 2012

Features: Cleaning up Bowness | Lifecycle Bike Shop | Run Bowness

March – April, 2012

Features: Janes Walk | Winsport Development | Craft Fair

January – February, 2012

Features: Bowness 100yrs | Ripples Grant | Bowness Road Runners

November – December, 2011

Features: Celebrating Volunteerism | Mackintosh Park | Grasby Art Studio

September – October, 2011

Features: R.B. Bennett forum | Hextall Bridge Fair | Bowness Scouts Hall

July – August, 2011

Features: Summertime Bownesian Style | Bowness Historical Society | Yoga in Bowness

May – June, 2011

Features: Signs of Spring | Bowmont Art in the Park | Conscious Living

March – April, 2011

Features: Celebrating Community | Bowness Community Garden | Gas Plus Leak

January – February, 2011

Features: Bill Brownridge Art | Bowness Sportsplex | History of Bowness

November – December, 2010

Features: Coming Together | Bowness Park | Soccer Club

September – October, 2010

Features: Bowness Community Building | Bowness Harvest Fair | A Bowness Treasure

July – August, 2010

Features: Bownesians Picnic | Tour de Bowness | Bowness Parade