T.I.C.A.

The Thetis Island Community Association is a registered charity, maintaining the Community Centre and grounds for the use of Thetis Islanders

The Centre includes Forbes Hall, the Hunter Room (including the library), and the Community Kitchen. The grounds include a multi-purpose playing surface which can be used for tennis, as a general play area, or an outdoor venue for community events.

Services

The Thetis Island Community Association is a non-profit, charitable organization run by volunteers. Forbes Hall is used extensively by a variety of island groups, and most of these events and activities are open to all.  Some of the current uses are:

- Exercise Groups
- Aikido Classes
- Yoga Classes
- Scottish Dancing
- Ping-Pong
- Pre-school ("Connections with Kids")
- Library

Aikido class warm-up
Scottish dancing at the Rabbie Burns Dinner

- Sunday Church Services
- Memorial & Remembrance Day Services
- Meetings of all kinds
- Weekly Community Lunches
- Monthly Community Dinners
- Monthly Seniors' Dinners
- Sunday afternoon Tea at the Library

- Bridge
- Gardening Workshops
- Flu Clinic
- Islands Trust Workshops
- Movie Nights
- Concerts

Learning Garden Workshop
Hallowe'en Party

- Emergency Social Services
- HAM radio emergency centre
- Community Access internet
- Art Exhibitions
- School Programs
- Hallowe'en, Christmas, and Solstice Parties
- Summer or Fall Fairs

 

The Community Centre truly is the centre for the Thetis Island Community, and is used, loved and supported by its members. All other T.I.C.A. activities and fund-raisers, including membership, the Quarterly and the community website, are in support of maintaining the Hall and Grounds for community use.