For a two-night gig this past July in Beaver Creek, Larry Berrio and his band shut the town down! Berrio, from Sudbury, Ontario, travelled 5,000 kilometres with his bandmates to the most westerly community in Canada. With open arms, the town of Beaver Creek welcomed the band.
Sid Van der Meer
Sid’s Treasures Column is the result of a collaboration between Sid Van der Meer and his granddaughter Teresa Van der Meer-Chassé. Sid has collected treasures all his life and this passion has given Beaver Creek its very own Museum.
I was sitting comfortably amongst blankets and a beaver pelt on Sid’s living room couch, visiting with Jill. She pours us a warm cup of tea and we chat about their winter plans in Arizona. I take a moment to ask Sid what we should write about next for What’s Up Yukon. He jumps up …