Lake Cowichan Elks get visit from national leader

The national leader of the Elks of Canada is headed for a visit in the Cowichan Valley on Monday, Nov. 17.

Duane Felt will be stopping by the Lake Cowichan Elks Lodge No. 293 to attend the local group’s regular meeting at the Seniors Centre in Lake Cowichan, beginning at 7 p.m. The organization is dedicated to working for the good of the community with priorities for the needs of children and senior citizens. They have provided playgrounds, children camps, senior citizen housing, and special equipment for hospitals.