CAMRA South Okanagan


2022 CAMRA BC AGM and Call for Nominations

Dear CAMRA BC Members,

On behalf of the current interim executive of the Campaign for Real Ale Society of British Columbia (CAMRA BC), I am pleased to provide you with the details for the upcoming Annual General Meeting (AGM) and election of the executive for CAMRA BC for 2022.


This email is official notice to all members in good standing of the Campaign for Real Ale Society of British Columbia’s Annual General Meeting for 2022, to be held on Tuesday, March 15, 2022, at 1930 (7:30 pm) Pacific Daylight Time (PDT), on Zoom: Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 893 7437 9357
Passcode: 684595

All CAMRA BC members “in good standing” only (unexpired membership as of March 15, 2022) are welcome to attend the AGM.  

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CAMRA SO – Join us this week!

Hello CAMRA SO Members!

It’s great to be able to send this to everyone now that some social restrictions have been relaxed! The recent positive news from the BC Government Public Health Office (PHO) that Step 1 of BC’s Restart Plan is in place now is exciting. This phase includes seated outdoor organized gatherings of up to 50 people, with a COVID-19 Safety Plan. This means we can host a structured social event up to that number of guests. So, let’s get together for a “Beer at the Beach” and catch-up – details below!

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CAMRA SO Spring Update, May 2021

Hello CAMRA SO Members!
Springtime sunshine is bringing good cheer and warmer weather is on the way! Here’s hoping less restrictive Public Health Orders will be announced soon that will allow more than 10 people to gather outdoors. We’ll learn more after the May long weekend and hopefully, we can begin to set some dates for a few smaller outdoor gatherings.

In the meantime, check out some current updates about our local craft beer scene. Also, we’re sharing details about two upcoming CAMRA Victoria Zoom events … enjoy!

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CAMRA SO – Craft Beer News and Events, February 2021

Hello CAMRA SO Members!
Happy 2021! We hope that your new year is off to a great start. We miss you and we look forward to the time in the future when we can gather again in person.

In the meantime, here’s an update today to let you know we’re still around and working on some craft beer activities including an exciting new take on our CAMRA SO rare beer event.

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Updated Craft Beer & Cider News

Hello CAMRA SO members!
Yes, this current newsletter is following quite closely on the heels of the last one – and it’s because we have some newsworthy items to share with you!  Plus, it’s great that the recent Phase 3 COVID-19 changes will allow many people to carefully enjoy more activities as well as the ability to travel more freely. Many will choose to come to visit the South Okanagan, so as we welcome these visitors from other parts of BC and Canada let’s raise a glass (or can or bottle) to a safe, healthy and fun summer season! 
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CAMRA SO – Spring Edition Craft Beer & Cider News

Hello CAMRA SO members!

What a long and crazy road this has been since our last newsletter! It is a relief to see the COVID-19 curve is continuing to stay quite flat, thanks to everyone’s efforts. As we continue along Phase 2, we can begin to enjoy some of the activities and places we’ve missed, while still taking steps to stay safe as re-opening gets underway.

Although large gatherings and events are still prohibited, we are delighted to provide you with some local updates and craft beer news, as well as a couple of upcoming COVID appropriate events.

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CAMRA SO – Craft Beer News and Events, Spring 2020

Hello CAMRA SO members!

Spring is in the air, and we are happy that our calendar is starting to fill up with spring craft beer events. Read on for more details and links to events, branch updates, and local craft beer news. 2020 is off to a great start here in the craft beer world, as Penticton was named by the Lonely Planet as Canada’s Craft Beer Capital

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CAMRA SO January Newsletter & 2018 Recap – January 13, 2019

Happy New Year, CAMRA SO Members and Friends

We would like to start 2019 by thanking you, our members, for making 2018 our best year yet! Attendance at our signature events soared to capacity, with some events selling out in a single day. Our little South Okanagan Branch is one of the most active regions in BC, and we attribute this to the love of beer that drives our executive team, business partners and members. All of our events started as dreams shared over a pint of craft beer, and with a bit of luck, some help from our friends, and a whole lot of hard work, we’ve crafted those dreams into annual events that grow bigger and better each year!
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Welcome to the South Okanagan branch of the Campaign for Real Ale, an independent, volunteer-run consumer organization dedicated to supporting the brewing of traditional styles of beer in the traditional manner, using traditional ingredients.


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