Cucumber Caesar salad at Aurora at Poets Cove Resort & Spa
Blood Star Gallery. Landscapes and ocean paintings in a couple's home and studio. By appointment. 9909 Jennens Rd., South Pender; 250/629-6661.
Kayak Pender Island. Lessons and guided tours. Mid-Apr-mid-Oct; reservations recommended; from $34 for 2 hours. www.kayakpenderisland.com or 877/683-1746.
Pender Islands' Farmers' Market. 9:30-1 Sat, Apr 15-mid-Nov. 4418 Bedwell Harbour Rd., North Pender; www.penderislands.org or 250/629-3669.
Red Tree Gallery. Local artists' work at the Hope Bay complex. Open daily; call for hours. 4301 Bedwell Harbour Rd., North Pender; 250/629-6800.
Renaissance Studios. Handmade jewelry, paintings, rugs, and more. 3302 Port Washington Rd., North Pender; 250/629-3070.
Sound Passage Adventures. Water-taxi service, kayak and paddleboat rentals. From $13 (for water-taxi service). 4605 Oak Rd., Port Browning, North Pender; www.soundpassageadventures.com or 877/629-3930.
Susurrus Spa. From $92. At Poets Cove (previous page).