You are my Friend, Kindale’s first 50 years

You are my Friend is written by local Armstrong historian and writer Shirley Campbell. It celebrates Kindale's first 50 years of history through interviews, stories, pictures, and newspaper archives. Most of all it is a story about the power of LOVE and the strength of COMMUNITY.

The cover of this book features a painting by Gary Boss. Gary has been with Kindale since the beginning in 1959 when it was a small school for children with special needs.

The book is available at the Kindale Administration Office (2725A Patterson Avenue, Armstrong BC) and at the following locations: 
  • Vernon: K & K Bookstore (3410 31st Avenue)
  • Armstrong: Okanagan Advertiser (3400 Okanagan St)
  • Enderby: Enderby Jewelers (608 Cliff Avenue)
Price: $20 (taxes included) 

Note: Shipping is available for a minimal charge. 

Please contact the Kindale Administration Office by calling 250-546-3005 or emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.