News

Valley people: Larry Elaschuk

Larry Elaschuk - Peter W. Rusland
Larry Elaschuk
— image credit: Peter W. Rusland

Name: Larry Elaschuk

Occupation: teacher/barista

Age: 70

Hometown: Cobble Hill (originally Calgary)

If you get a chance see: I loved the Sherlock Holmes movies

Right now I am reading: Shock Doctrine by Naomi Klein

I’m listening to: I’m an old folkie who likes Canadian artists like Corb Lund and Valdy

At least once everyone should: fish in the ocean and the Cowichan River

Most people don’t know I: am a potter and a painter

Proudest or happiest moment: birth of my two sons

Biggest fear: failing in our business venture

If I was appointed king of the valley I would: make Vancouver Island a separate province, like PEI

Before I die: I want to go back to those places in Europe I visited many years ago with my wife

Words I live by: do your best

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

ELECTION 2014: Green-tinged south Cowichan highlights heavy CVRD turnover
 
Watch the fur fly
 
How our first order Estevan Lens got chipped
Victoria financial institutions bank on United Way
 
Victoria Royals unable to hold off Kelowna Rockets
 
Past, present and future
ELECTION 2014: New city council pushes teamwork
 
Hupacasath raises flag
 
A Green Party in Parksville

Community Events, November 2014

Add an Event


Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Nov 21 edition online now. Browse the archives.