Nancy Boyes (right), owner of the Gabriola Fitness Centre, the 2016 Gabriola Business of the Year. Gloria Hatfield, Chamber president, presented Boyes with a framed piece (Dolly Varden), by Pam Tempelmayr. Derek Kilbourn photo

Nancy Boyes (right), owner of the Gabriola Fitness Centre, the 2016 Gabriola Business of the Year. Gloria Hatfield, Chamber president, presented Boyes with a framed piece (Dolly Varden), by Pam Tempelmayr. Derek Kilbourn photo

Robin Hood (Alex Dewar) sings to his wife, Maid Marian (Aleksandra Brozowski) watched by Jack and Jill Wentupthehill (Sam Hooton and Luisa Handford). The Gabriola Players Panto was this past weekend, with four performances of The Return of Robin Hood, about the merry band coming out of retirement for one last adventure.  It was the third panto written by Robin Bailes put on by the Players, all three under the direction of Miranda Holmes. Derek Kilbourn photo

Robin Hood (Alex Dewar) sings to his wife, Maid Marian (Aleksandra Brozowski) watched by Jack and Jill Wentupthehill (Sam Hooton and Luisa Handford). The Gabriola Players Panto was this past weekend, with four performances of The Return of Robin Hood, about the merry band coming out of retirement for one last adventure. It was the third panto written by Robin Bailes put on by the Players, all three under the direction of Miranda Holmes. Derek Kilbourn photo

Island Meat + Deli owner Tom Hann holds up the three latest qualifiers in the Sounder's annual Christmas Passport Contest. Two more draws remain for qualifiers to win the $500 prize. Derek Kilbourn photo

Island Meat + Deli owner Tom Hann holds up the three latest qualifiers in the Sounder's annual Christmas Passport Contest. Two more draws remain for qualifiers to win the $500 prize. Derek Kilbourn photo