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Date:Thu. April 24th, 2014 to Fri. April 25th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Workshops  Outdoors  Sports  
Description: Nanaimo: Wilderness First Aid that sticks to your head!


8th Annual Golden Shoe Hunt

Date:Thu. April 24th, 2014 to Fri. May 16th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  Other  
Community  
Description: Nanaimo: Get your hiking boots, maps, compasses or GPS ready!


A Health Essentials talk ~ hosted by Dr. Norm

Date:Thu. April 24th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for a fun and informative look at the magnificence of the human body.


Abstraction Group Art Show

Date:Thu. April 24th, 2014 to Sun. May 4th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Community  Business Events  
Multicultural  Gallery | Exhibition  Photography  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Nanaimo: Abstraction is Aprils theme for the group art show at Iron Oxide Art Supplies.


Bulldog Theatre Fundraiser Showcase

Date:Thu. April 24th, 2014 to Sat. April 26th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Community  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Theatre  
Description: Nanaimo: For the second time in three years, the students of John Barsby Community School's Bulldog Theatre have been selected to perform at the Provincial Theatre Festival in New Westminster, BC. Attend an evening of performing arts to help raiser funds for the trip!


Discovering Departure Bay

Date:Thu. April 24th, 2014 to Sat. April 26th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Museum  Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Nanaimo: Nanaimo Museum's new feature exhibit highlights stories from the Departure Bay neighborhood including its roots as a Snuneymuxw winter village, a haunted mansion built by the Dunsmuir family, a jail...and more!


Isle of the Arts Festival

Date:Thu. April 24th, 2014 to Sun. April 27th, 2014
Location:Gabriola Island
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Festivals  Sports | Recreation  
Everything Else  Dance (Social)  Home & Garden  Community  
Workshops  Market  Blues | R&B  Workshops (Arts)  
Literature | Poetry  Craft & Hobby  Craft Fair  Arts Classes  
Children's Entertainment  
Description: Gabriola Island: More than 40 hands-on workshops in a all areas of arts and culture, plus a dance with a live blues band, a children's day, and much more. Discover your creative self!


KSS Grad 2014 Fashion Show

Date:Thu. April 24th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Community  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Fashion  
Description: Qualicum: KSS Grad 2014 Fashion Show in support of Dry Grad. Local retailers showcasing their merchandise!


Learn to Lawn Bowl

Date:Thu. April 24th, 2014 to Sat. April 26th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Workshops  Outdoors  Other  
Description: Parksville: Learn to lawn bowl this spring with qualified coaches who will get you game - ready for THIS season.


Musically Inclined #3: Art and Craft Inspired by Music

Date:Thu. April 24th, 2014 to Sat. April 26th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Gallery | Exhibition  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Nanaimo: Artists were inspired by lyrics, instruments and music to create glass, paintings, cards, jewellery. Opening night is Saturday April 12 from 7:30 to 9:30. Please join us!


Nanaimo Theatre Group Presents: God of Carnage

Date:Thu. April 24th, 2014 to Sun. April 27th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Theatre  
Description: Nanaimo: The parents of two boys who have been involved in a playground scrap, meet to discuss logically and amiably how to deal with their sons. However, the facade of politeness quickly fades away...


Oceanside Village Artists Gallery

Date:Thu. April 24th, 2014 to Sun. April 27th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Gallery | Exhibition  Photography  Talks | Lectures  
Description: Parksville:

Oceanside Village Artists Gallery is a family of artists. All these people are excellent in their fields. An outstanding exhibition and sale by local artisans of Vancouver Island.



Registration for new French Immersion that starts in Grade 6

Date:Thu. April 24th, 2014 to Mon. April 28th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Workshops  
On the Water  Community  Workshops  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Workshops (Arts)  Comedy  Literature | Poetry  Talks | Lectures  
Fashion  Film  Arts Classes  Children's Entertainment  
Description: Nanaimo: For the first time, Nanaimo-Ladysmith is offering a Grade 6 start for Late French Immersion. Sign up by April 28, 2014.


Tessa Danelesko ? Wild Whales: What?s in our Waters?

Date:Thu. April 24th, 2014
Location:Bowser/Deep Bay
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Talks | Lectures  
Description: Bowser/Deep Bay: Find out which species are commonly seen around Vancouver Island, their unique histories, the threats they face and how to help.


Tofino Earth Week 2014

Date:Thu. April 24th, 2014 to Sun. April 27th, 2014
Location:Tofino
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  Other  
Community  
Description: Tofino: Earth Day is intended to inspire awareness and appreciation for the Earth's natural environment, celebrated simultaneously around the globe. In Tofino, this has flourished into Tofino Earth Week, with a variety of events.


Tower of Song tribute to Leonard Cohen with Oliver Swain & Glenna Garramone + Corbin Keep

Date:Thu. April 24th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Concerts | Music  Indie | Folk  Blues | R&B  
Description: Port Alberni: Oliver Swain and Glenna Garramone, have collaborated to produce a project that is as much a dialogue through song as it is a tribute. Through “reimagining” the works of Cohen...


Trash to Treasure Art

Date:Thu. April 24th, 2014 to Tue. April 29th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Community  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Nanaimo: LIVE ART CHALLENGE! Come and watch Grade 6 students transform litter collected from local shorelines into art.


"Open Mic" (All Ages)

Date:Fri. April 25th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Pop | Rock  Country | Bluegrass  
Blues | R&B  Open Mic's | Karaoke  Children's Entertainment  
Description: Parksville: Friday Evening "Open Mic " for all ages Hosted by Dave Marco


African Dance Classes

Date:Fri. April 25th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  
Workshops  Dance (Social)  Community  Health & Wellness  
Workshops  Religious and Spiritual  Ethnic | Multi-Cultural  World  
Dance (Performance)  Multicultural  Workshops (Arts)  Arts Classes  
Fitness and Recreation Classes  Roots  
Description: Nanaimo: Shake off the winter with this spring West African Dance session featuring visiting master musician and dancer Aboubacar Camara from Guinea, West Africa. Live drumming.


Facilitated Drum Circle in Downtown Nanaimo

Date:Fri. April 25th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Ethnic | Multi-Cultural  
World  Multicultural  
Description: Nanaimo: Why not bring your own percussion instrument for an evening of fun and spring into the groove!! .Bring your friends!! All levels welcome. Dancers are appreciated!!


Greg Swainson Art Exhibition: 10,000 Strokes

Date:Fri. April 25th, 2014 to Sun. April 27th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Community  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Qualicum: An exhibition of recent watercolour art by Greg Swainson, celebrating 30 years of painting, exhibiting and teaching.


Karma Yoga at Dufferin Crescent

Date:Fri. April 25th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Workshops  
Other  Health & Wellness  Workshops  Ethnic | Multi-Cultural  
Benefit | Fundraiser  Multicultural  Workshops (Arts)  Fitness and Recreation Classes  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for Karma yoga Friday nights and Sunday morning at our NEW Island Optimal Performance Centre at 1111 Dufferin. A 60min Moksha yoga class by donation! All levels welcome!


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. April 25th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


St Philip's, Lantzville ~ Spring Garage Sale Fundraiser

Date:Fri. April 25th, 2014 to Sat. April 26th, 2014
Location:Lantzville
Categories:Everything Else  Community  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Description: Lantzville: Great deals on books, clothes, household, etc. Proceeds from this sale support local Outreach programs.


Unleash Your Emotional Creature

Date:Fri. April 25th, 2014 to Sat. April 26th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Community  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Theatre  
Description: Nanaimo: The latest work by playwright and activist Eve Ensler. Discover, celebrate and embrace your Emotional Creature!


West Coast Salish Kitchen Party

Date:Fri. April 25th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Culinary  Ethnic | Multi-Cultural  
Multicultural  Wine  
Description: Nanaimo: Our Kitchen Parties celebrate great food, great social experiences with a nice touch of Salish culture. You will get your fill from the best of what's in season from both ocean and land.


14 Vancouver Island Symphony: Best of The Beatles

Date:Sat. April 26th, 2014 to 2013
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Pop | Rock  Choir | Vocal Ensemble  
Description: Nanaimo: Come experience the biggest hits from The Beatles with the talented Jeans 'n Classics Band, the Vancouver Island Symphony and Symphonic Choir. Featured - Sgt. Pepper Album PLUS familiar favourites.


21st Annual Art Show, Nanoose Bay Art Group

Date:Sat. April 26th, 2014 to Sun. April 27th, 2014
Location:Nanoose
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Nanoose: 16 members share their love of art and create pieces that range from abstract to realism in a variety of mediums and sizes. Framed and unframed work will be available for show and sale.


6th Nanaimo Walk & Bounce for Autism

Date:Sat. April 26th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Community  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Description: Nanaimo: A fun day out to support families with diagnosed children!


"Season of Transformation"

Date:Sat. April 26th, 2014 to Advance workshop
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Description: Nanaimo: "Season of Transform" workshop with Dr. Norm - learn how to cultivate Courage, Passion and Power when it is time to change.


All Sprung Out Make it! Bake it! Grow it! Market & Workshop Fair

Date:Sat. April 26th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Community  Trade Shows | Expo  Culinary  
Workshops  Market  Business Events  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Craft Fair  
Description: Parksville: All Sprung Out is April 26th 2014 9:30am-4pm is at Parksville Community and Conference Centre. There are lots of new and exciting changes for next year's event including FREE workshops!


Art from the Attic Sale 2014

Date:Sat. April 26th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Everything Else  Market  
Description: Qualicum: Do you have art you no longer love sell it in our sale!


Cedar Showcase

Date:Sat. April 26th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Community  
Benefit | Fundraiser  Classical  Jazz  Choir | Vocal Ensemble  
Theatre  
Description: Nanaimo: Cedar High School is closing this year, and the students are raising money to give children in another country access to education and a school in their community. Don't miss this showcase of student talent, raising money for this cause.


Cohousing Coffee Chat

Date:Sat. April 26th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  Health & Wellness  
Description: Qualicum: Cohousing: Is it for you? Find out how to live and thrive in housing you create with others. Meet & Greet Info Session, Quality Foods Qualicum Upstairs, to the right.


Daffodil Spring Tea Party

Date:Sat. April 26th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Description: Nanaimo: Daffodil Spring Tea Party sponsored by St. Paul's Anglican Church Women.


FoodSafe Level 1 Parksville

Date:Sat. April 26th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Community  Workshops  
Description: Parksville: FOODSAFE course in Parksville! Only 25 minutes from Nanaimo. Quality course at a great price. For anyone wishing to work or volunteer in the food industry. All students welcome.


Hammond Bay Studio Tour

Date:Sat. April 26th, 2014 to Sun. April 27th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Community  Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Nanaimo: Self guided tour of artists studios in the Hammond Bay area. There will be new and exiting artwork on display.


HERBICIDAL MANIACS in Concert

Date:Sat. April 26th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Community  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Jazz  Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  
Blues | R&B  Ska l Reggae  Roots  
Description: Parksville: The MANIACS INVADE PARKSVILLE .. come & enjoy an evening of toe tapping, finger snapping mighty fine ORIGINAL tunes with Vancouver Island's very own HERBICIDAL MANIACS, & Yes they also play the Blues!


Jonanco Craft Show & Studio Tour

Date:Sat. April 26th, 2014 to Sun. April 27th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Workshops  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Workshops (Arts)  Gallery | Exhibition  Craft & Hobby  Craft Fair  
Description: Nanaimo: Jonanco Annual Craft Show & Artisan Studio Tour Local Studios.... Art with Blooms - Arctic Artist Gallery -Dogwood Ridge Farm Studio, Rich Williams Studios -The Alpaca Boys of the Gunbarrel


Milner Gardens 13th Annual Spring Plant Sale & Shred

Date:Sat. April 26th, 2014 to Sun. April 27th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  Home & Garden  
Community  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Description: Qualicum: Come early for best selection! Add a piece of this Heritage Garden to your own garden. Have your personal documents destroyed in front of you by Shred-it and support Milner Gardens.


Mount Arrowsmith Rhododendron Society Rhodo Show and Sale

Date:Sat. April 26th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  
Description: Parksville: MARS presents an exhibition of judged rhodos plus a host of vendors selling special rhodos, companion plants and more!


Nanaimo Pirates vs Coquitlam Reds

Date:Sat. April 26th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  
Description: Nanaimo: Bring on the sun and come out and enjoy another exciting summer of Premier Pirates Baseball!


Up!

Date:Sat. April 26th, 2014 to Nanaimo Small Appliance & Power Tool Recycling Round
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Community  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Children's Entertainment  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for a fundraiser benefiting the Departure Bay Elementary School's Eco-Club! Drop off your small appliances and power tools for recycling and enjoy a FREE lunch, bouncy castle, prizes & more!


Parksville Royals vs North Shore Twins

Date:Sat. April 26th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Other  
Description: Parksville: Bring on the sun and come and enjoy another exciting summer of Parksville Royals Baseball!


Port Alberni Farmers' Market

Date:Sat. April 26th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Everything Else  Community  Market  
Description: Port Alberni: The Market is the longest running year round outdoor Market on Vancouver Island. Summer and winter local farmers and artisans are there to welcome locals and visitors alike.


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. April 26th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


Qualicum Beach Lawn Bowling Club Open House

Date:Sat. April 26th, 2014 to Sun. April 27th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  Sports  
Other  Community  
Description: Qualicum: We open our doors and invite people to come and try lawn bowling!


Rainwater Harvesting Workshop

Date:Sat. April 26th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  Health & Wellness  
Workshops  
Description: Parksville: Have you ever thought about catching all that rain the falls in the wet months for the dry season? Bob Burgess (Rainwater Connection) will walk you through how to collect and store free sky water...


Spring Tuber Sale

Date:Sat. April 26th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  
Description: Nanaimo: A Tuber Sale is on at Country Club Centre. Don't miss the chance to get your garden pretty!


The Songs and Lives of West Coast Loggers

Date:Sat. April 26th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Indie | Folk  Theatre  
Photography  Roots  
Description: Port Alberni: One of the songs, "Way up the Ucletaw", includes the sound (recorded in the early 1950's) of a tree being felled with a hand saw. We will be focusing on the songs and lore of west coast logging.


Think Pink When You Think Green: Recycling Event

Date:Sat. April 26th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Community  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Description: Nanaimo: Recycle your unwanted electronics, scrap metal and bottles for Free! Supporting the Nanaimo District Hospital Foundation.


2014 Wild Foods Festival and Earthday Celebration

Date:Sun. April 27th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Festivals  Sports | Recreation  
Everything Else  Workshops  Outdoors  Sports  
Home & Garden  Community  Trade Shows | Expo  Health & Wellness  
Culinary  Workshops  Market  Jazz  
Country | Bluegrass  Trade Shows / Expo  Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Nanaimo: Join local chefs offering samples of gourmet wild foods. Also including cooking demos, speakers, live music, community booths, local food and craft market, guided plant walks, activities in the park


Brie Cheese Making Course

Date:Sun. April 27th, 2014
Location:Gabriola Island
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Culinary  
Workshops  Craft & Hobby  Wine  
Description: Gabriola Island: Learn to make delicious Brie cheese in your own kitchen! This course explores more advanced cheese making methods. Ingredients, instructions, lunch, wine and your own wheel of Brie are included.


Greenhouse Work Parties at the Nanaimo Community Garden

Date:Sun. April 27th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us at the Greenhouse to make soil, plant seeds, transplant seedlings and care for plants. This is where the naturally-raised seedlings are grown for our plant sales. We would love to have you help out!


It Sings in Me

Date:Sun. April 27th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Choir | Vocal Ensemble  
Description: Nanaimo: Singing – a lifelong joy. For Island Bel Canto Singers, there is joy abounding in their spring concert theme "It Sings in Me", all about the joys of singing and making music.


Karma Yoga at Dufferin Crescent

Date:Sun. April 27th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Workshops  
Other  Health & Wellness  Workshops  Ethnic | Multi-Cultural  
Benefit | Fundraiser  Multicultural  Workshops (Arts)  Fitness and Recreation Classes  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for Karma yoga Friday nights and Sunday morning at our NEW Island Optimal Performance Centre at 1111 Dufferin. A 60min Moksha yoga class by donation! All levels welcome!


Matcha Tea Workshop

Date:Sun. April 27th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Culinary  Workshops  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for Matcha Tea Workshop. We are going talk, demo and enjoy the treats from Matcha Tea. the workshop fee is redeemable for that day’s purchase.


Music On Sunday Concert Series

Date:Sun. April 27th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Pop | Rock  Classical  Jazz  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: Welcome to the 15th year of our well-loved Music On Sunday concert series. An eclectic spectrum of music presented in Sunday afternoon gallery concerts by the finest performers from all over the world.


Nanaimo Model Railroad Show

Date:Sun. April 27th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Craft & Hobby  Children's Entertainment  
Description: Nanaimo:

Model railroads of many scales on display and operating. There will be sales vendors of both new and used items.



Nanaimo Pirates vs North Shore Twins

Date:Sun. April 27th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  
Description: Nanaimo: Bring on the sun and come out and enjoy another exciting summer of Premier Pirates Baseball!


Parksville Royals vs Coquitlam Reds

Date:Sun. April 27th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  
Description: Parksville: Bring on the sun and come and enjoy another exciting summer of Parksville Royals Baseball!


Run, Walk & Roll For Our Children

Date:Sun. April 27th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  
Sports  Other  Community  Health & Wellness  
Benefit | Fundraiser  Children's Entertainment  
Description: Nanaimo: **Unfortunately, this year's event has been cancelled.** Please support the Nanaimo Child Development Centre by registering for the 2014 Silly Boat Regatta!


op Open House

Date:Sun. April 27th, 2014 to Van Isle Sailing Co
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  On the Water  
Other  
Description: Nanaimo: The Van Isle Sailing Co-op is a non-profit organization dedicated to the sport of sailing, the cooperative ownership of boats, and introducing people to the sport of sailing.


Discovering Departure Bay

Date:Mon. April 28th, 2014 to Sat. May 3rd, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Museum  Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Nanaimo: Nanaimo Museum's new feature exhibit highlights stories from the Departure Bay neighborhood including its roots as a Snuneymuxw winter village, a haunted mansion built by the Dunsmuir family, a jail...and more!


Musically Inclined #3: Art and Craft Inspired by Music

Date:Mon. April 28th, 2014 to Sat. May 3rd, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Gallery | Exhibition  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Nanaimo: Artists were inspired by lyrics, instruments and music to create glass, paintings, cards, jewellery. Opening night is Saturday April 12 from 7:30 to 9:30. Please join us!


rock

Date:Mon. April 28th, 2014 to Neil Osborne of 5440 solo acoustic tour
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Concerts | Music  Pop | Rock  
Description: Port Alberni: His lyrics range from the most politically astute observation to the most innocent love song and everything in between.


Prenatal Yoga

Date:Mon. April 28th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Workshops  Community  
Health & Wellness  Workshops  Fitness and Recreation Classes  
Description: Nanaimo: 8 sessions of prenatal yoga to help prepare for the wonders of motherhood!


Student Art Shows

Date:Mon. April 28th, 2014 to Sat. May 3rd, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Nanaimo: Progressions and Explorations feature the best in student visual art, with paintings, sculpture, ceramics, drawings, photography, and printmaking showcased at Nanaimo Art Gallery on campus and the VIU


Vancouver Island University Student Art Exhibitions

Date:Mon. April 28th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Indie | Folk  Gallery | Exhibition  
Fashion  
Description: Nanaimo: 36th Annual Exhibition Celebrating Student Achievement in Visual Art Progressions features the best in student visual art, with paintings, sculpture, ceramics, drawings, photography, and printmaking.


Bellydance Spring 2014

Date:Tue. April 29th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Other  
Dance (Social)  Community  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Ethnic | Multi-Cultural  Dance (Performance)  Multicultural  Workshops (Arts)  
Craft & Hobby  Fitness and Recreation Classes  
Description: Nanaimo: New Spring 2014 Bellydance 6 week sessions starting the week of Mar. 4


Celebrate International Dance Day with Danceoke!

Date:Tue. April 29th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Dance (Social)  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: Wear your dancin' shoes and bring your groove thang It's going to be FUN and DANCEY.


Intro to Water Color with Helen Binns

Date:Tue. April 29th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Workshops (Arts)  Craft & Hobby  Arts Classes  
Description: Nanaimo: Intro to Water Colors is a 6 week session that allow you to wet your palette....with water colors. Explore many techniques and find the joy of playing with pigment!


It Sings in Me

Date:Tue. April 29th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Benefit | Fundraiser  Choir | Vocal Ensemble  
Description: Nanaimo: Singing – a lifelong joy.For Island Bel Canto Singers, there is joy abounding in their upcoming spring concert "It Sings in Me" celebrating the joy of singing and making music.


Oceanside Village Artists Gallery

Date:Tue. April 29th, 2014 to Sun. May 4th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Gallery | Exhibition  Photography  Talks | Lectures  
Description: Parksville:

Oceanside Village Artists Gallery is a family of artists. All these people are excellent in their fields. An outstanding exhibition and sale by local artisans of Vancouver Island.



Tea by the Sea

Date:Tue. April 29th, 2014
Location:Bowser/Deep Bay
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Culinary  Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Bowser/Deep Bay: Join us for high tea including a delicious selection of sandwiches, pastries and other goodies.


Technology Tuesday

Date:Tue. April 29th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Workshops  Technology  
Description: Nanaimo: Free drop-in technology help with a librarian!


WordStorm

Date:Tue. April 29th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Literature | Poetry  Spoken Word  
Description: Nanaimo: WordStorm, Nanimo's monthly Spoken Word event is held on the last Tuesday of each month at The Vault Cafe. Join in for poetry, prose, music and good food.


African Drumming Class for Beginners

Date:Wed. April 30th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  
Workshops  Community  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Ethnic | Multi-Cultural  World  Multicultural  Theatre  
Workshops (Arts)  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Nanaimo: Learn the basics of hand drumming in a fun and relaxed atmosphere.


AV Words on Fire! Spoken word open mic featuring Libbie Morin

Date:Wed. April 30th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Literature | Poetry  
Description: Port Alberni: Featuring the writings and Spoken Word of local talent. Our profiled author is well-known Port Albernian Libbie Morin. Libbie honed her skills with local instructor Derek Hanebury at NIC.


Nanaimo Beaders Circle

Date:Wed. April 30th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Community  Ethnic | Multi-Cultural  
Multicultural  Workshops (Arts)  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for a great time, skill development and motivation.


Nanaimo Theatre Group Presents: God of Carnage

Date:Wed. April 30th, 2014 to Sat. May 3rd, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Theatre  
Description: Nanaimo: The parents of two boys who have been involved in a playground scrap, meet to discuss logically and amiably how to deal with their sons. However, the facade of politeness quickly fades away...


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. April 30th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


Parksville Royals vs Nanaimo Pirates

Date:Wed. April 30th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  
Description: Parksville: Bring on the sun and come and enjoy another exciting summer of Parksville Royals Baseball!


Pine Street Work Parties at the Nanaimo Community Garden

Date:Wed. April 30th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: The Pine Street Community Garden is springing to life. Come on down to the garden on any Wednesday between 11am and 4pm and meet other volunteers and see what it’s all about.


Raintree Studio and Gallery Watercolour Classes

Date:Wed. April 30th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Arts Classes  
Description: Qualicum: Hot topics in watercolours, taught by an expert. Learn hands-on how to paint.


Raw Foods at STIR

Date:Wed. April 30th, 2014
Location:Lantzville
Categories:Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Culinary  
Description: Lantzville: This chef demo class will introduce you to fresh and nourishing raw culinary creations. Diana will share the health benefits of including more raw food in your diet.


4th Annual Innate Intensive

Date:Thu. May 1st, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Description: Nanaimo: What would shift in your life if you trusted the power within? 30 Day Innate Intensive—building strategies & resources to help you tune in and hear Innate messages, focusing on Body-Mind-Spirit.


Feast! Tofino

Date:Thu. May 1st, 2014 to Thu. May 29th, 2014
Location:Tofino
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Festivals  Sports | Recreation  
Everything Else  Workshops  Outdoors  On the Water  
Home & Garden  Community  Culinary  Workshops  
Market  Electronic | DJ  Indie | Folk  World  
Workshops (Arts)  Gallery | Exhibition  Talks | Lectures  Wine  
Description: Tofino: Feast! Tofino is a fantastic series of culinary events on the West Coast of Vancouver Island. Celebrate boat-to-table cuisine!


Greg Swainson Art Exhibition: 10,000 Strokes

Date:Thu. May 1st, 2014 to Sat. May 3rd, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Community  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Qualicum: An exhibition of recent watercolour art by Greg Swainson, celebrating 30 years of painting, exhibiting and teaching.


Music in the Mews with special guest Kevin John Cook

Date:Thu. May 1st, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  Blues | R&B  
Description: Nanaimo: From greasy blues to country soul this western Canadian roots artist delivers the real thing. An accomplished guitarist with a signature dusty voice, the real gold is in his lyrics.


Poachers, Polluters and Politics

Date:Thu. May 1st, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Literature | Poetry  
Description: Nanaimo: Fishery Officer Randy Nelson, remembers a fascinating career with The Department of Fisheries and Oceans with a reading and discussion of his book Poachers, Polluters & Politics.


West Coast Jazz Festival Feature Concert

Date:Thu. May 1st, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Jazz  
Description: Nanaimo: The West Coast Jazz Festival continues a 25-year tradition of high school music competition at VIU, culminating in a feature concert performed by jazz artist and adjudicators and top school bands.


African Dance Classes

Date:Fri. May 2nd, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  
Workshops  Dance (Social)  Community  Health & Wellness  
Workshops  Religious and Spiritual  Ethnic | Multi-Cultural  World  
Dance (Performance)  Multicultural  Workshops (Arts)  Arts Classes  
Fitness and Recreation Classes  Roots  
Description: Nanaimo: Shake off the winter with this spring West African Dance session featuring visiting master musician and dancer Aboubacar Camara from Guinea, West Africa. Live drumming.


Ecstatic Dance

Date:Fri. May 2nd, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  
Workshops  Other  Dance (Social)  Community  
Health & Wellness  Religious and Spiritual  Indie | Folk  World  
Fitness and Recreation Classes  
Description: Nanaimo: Ecstatic Dance like nobody is watching! This movement practice is energetic, fun and transformative. This class is for every body regardless of age, injury or experience.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. May 2nd, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Spring Flea Market Fundraiser

Date:Fri. May 2nd, 2014 to Sat. May 3rd, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Description: Parksville: Parksville-Qualicum BC SPCA Spring Flea Market


Tofino Shorebird Festival 2014

Date:Fri. May 2nd, 2014 to Sun. May 4th, 2014
Location:Tofino
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Festivals  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  
Outdoors  Other  Workshops  Workshops (Arts)  
Gallery | Exhibition  Photography  Talks | Lectures  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Tofino: Every year, flocks of sandpipers, plovers, whimbrels, and many other shorebirds pass through the Tofino area. Join us for a weekend of walks, talks, guided birding and more.


VI Raiders Football Spring Camp 2014

Date:Fri. May 2nd, 2014 to Sun. May 4th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  
Description: Nanaimo: The VI Raiders will be hosting their 2014 spring camp May 2, 3 and 4 at Merle Logan fields in Nanaimo.


14 Vancouver Island Symphony: Nanaimo BAR NONE

Date:Sat. May 3rd, 2014 to 2013
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Community  
Pop | Rock  Classical  Jazz  World  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Dance (Performance)  Spoken Word  
Description: Nanaimo: The Vancouver Island Symphony presents a variety show like no other - Nanaimo BAR NONE- showcasing supreme, scrumptious Nanaimo talent. Produced by violinist Calvin Dyck. TWO SHOWS 3:00 pm and 7:30 pm


2014 Island Fantasy Ball

Date:Sat. May 3rd, 2014 to Sun. May 4th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Community  Dance (Performance)  
Description: Nanaimo: Competitive Ballroom Dancing comes to Nanaimo once a year and attracts world class championship dancers from Europe and the US to compete with some of the best that Canada has to offer.


ACMe Food Co. presents: THE LAUGH LOUNGE

Date:Sat. May 3rd, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Comedy  
Description: Nanaimo: 4-6 hilarious comedians perform on the first Saturday of every month at ACMe's Laugh Lounge.


Vancouver Island Children's Book Festival

Date:Sat. May 3rd, 2014 to BookFest
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Festivals  Literature | Poetry  Talks | Lectures  
Children's Entertainment  
Description: Nanaimo: Come share in a fun-filled magical day for you and your child! Sessions are fun, interactive, and often humorous as well-known Canadian authors and illustrators make their books come alive.


Cat Thomson Live with Alexandria Maillot

Date:Sat. May 3rd, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Benefit | Fundraiser  Pop | Rock  
Indie | Folk  
Description: Nanaimo: Live Cat Thomson show with guest Alexandria Maillot in support of Nanaimo Unique Kids Organization


Cilaire Elementary School Plant Sale

Date:Sat. May 3rd, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Other  
Home & Garden  Community  Market  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Craft & Hobby  Children's Entertainment  
Description: Nanaimo: This is our 16th Annual Plant Sale! Lots of interesting perennials, shrubs, hanging baskets and other plants to choose from at very reasonable prices. Please join us and help support our schools.


Comic Book Show

Date:Sat. May 3rd, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Other  
Community  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Nanaimo: Thousands of comics! Curious Comics invites you to celebrate FREE Comic Day on Saturday May 3rd!


Fire & Ice 2014

Date:Sat. May 3rd, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Festivals  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  
Outdoors  Other  Community  Culinary  
Indie | Folk  Punk | Metal  
Description: Qualicum: Qualicum Beach's Fire and Ice event will be back on Saturday, May 3 in 2014 with more food and entertainment choices than ever.


Free Community Recycling Drive

Date:Sat. May 3rd, 2014 to Sun. May 4th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Other  
Description: Nanaimo: UsedNanaimo.com and Island Return It have partnered up to bring you a FREE community recycling event.


Island Fantasy Ball

Date:Sat. May 3rd, 2014 to Sun. May 4th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  
Dance (Social)  Community  Dance (Performance)  Children's Entertainment  
Description: Nanaimo: If you like Dancing with the Stars, you’ll LOVE the Island Fantasy Ball (IFB). This dazzling two-day ballroom and latin dance competition returns to Nanaimo, BC on May 3 and 4. Get tickets today!


Kevin John Cook ? acoustic folk

Date:Sat. May 3rd, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Concerts | Music  Indie | Folk  
Description: Port Alberni: His songs reflect on themes of personal importance: relationships, raising children, midlife issues and the environment. His latest album finds Cook infusing his acoustic folk with a more electric vibe.


Lawn Alternatives Workshop

Date:Sat. May 3rd, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  Health & Wellness  
Workshops  
Description: Qualicum: Tired of mowing the lawn? Ever wonder what else you could have in your backyard? Learn about a variety of lawn alternative options that are less care and maintenance with horticulturalist Amy Robson.


Lifeline Spring Kickoff Bottle Drive

Date:Sat. May 3rd, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Description: Nanaimo: We are holding our first 2014 Fundraising Event for Lifeline. This is a bottle drive located at Country Grocer Bowen Rd. Lifeline is a non-profit that relies solely on Grants donations and fundraising


Mount Horne Guided Hike

Date:Sat. May 3rd, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  Community  
Description: Parksville: Embarking on this hike from the spectacular Cathedral Grove, this tour will take you through both man-made and natural elements that remind us of the history of the area.


Nanoose Bay Studio Showcase

Date:Sat. May 3rd, 2014 to Sun. May 4th, 2014
Location:Nanoose
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Gallery | Exhibition  Craft Fair  
Description: Nanoose: Incredible array of original art, pottery, art glass, wood-turning, unique hand-crafted jewellery, handcrafted furniture & metal art pieces, photography & paintings. Something for everyone!


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. May 3rd, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


Red Cross AED/CPR C

Date:Sat. May 3rd, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Workshops  Community  
Description: Qualicum: Save a life…when only seconds count. Get trained. This course is required for lifeguards and health care professionals.


Wave Babes Plant Sale & Eco Fair

Date:Sat. May 3rd, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Community  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Talks | Lectures  
Description: Nanaimo: 1,000 plus fabulous perennials with over 90 varieties. Great prices. Great cause.


Port Alberni

Date:Sun. May 4th, 2014 to 2014 Island Cup Series: XC 5
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  
Description: Port Alberni: Alberni Valley Riders host the Port Alberni cross-country race on May 4. Register today!


Greenhouse Work Parties at the Nanaimo Community Garden

Date:Sun. May 4th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us at the Greenhouse to make soil, plant seeds, transplant seedlings and care for plants. This is where the naturally-raised seedlings are grown for our plant sales. We would love to have you help out!


Oceanside Hike for Hospice

Date:Sun. May 4th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  Community  
Benefit | Fundraiser  
Description: Qualicum: Join us to celebrate Hospice Pallliative Care month in Oceanside! your pledges and donations will support continuation of hospice programs and services.


Sea Lion Kayaking Tour

Date:Sun. May 4th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  On the Water  Community  
Description: Parksville: Explore the seashore by Kayak on Sunday, May 4, in Nanoose as we gaze at colourful sea stars, bald eagles, and paddle past a sea lion haul-out.


Spring Dance Party

Date:Sun. May 4th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Dance (Social)  
Description: Parksville: Spring dance, do you wanna have fun and do you like to dance? Come to this party!


Sunday Afternoon Dance

Date:Sun. May 4th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Sports | Recreation  Dance (Social)  Country | Bluegrass  
Description: Qualicum: Dance to the music of the Coombs Old Time Fiddlers. First Sunday afternoon of each month. Two-Steps, Waltzes, Polkas, Schottisches, Jigs, Reels and more. Light snack included.


Sunday Craft Market

Date:Sun. May 4th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  
Community  Market  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Port Alberni: Sunday Craft Market....every Sunday at The Harbour Quay!


Nanaimo

Date:Sun. May 4th, 2014 to Walk So Kids Can Talk
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  Other  
Benefit | Fundraiser  
Description: Nanaimo: Be a hero! On Sunday May 4, 2014, join communities across Canada walking together for Kids Help Phone--the only national service supporting kids' potential 24/7/365.


Watercolour Painting Exhibition

Date:Sun. May 4th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Qualicum: An eclectic exhibition and sale of watercolour paintings at Raintree Gallery in Qualicum Beach. If you're an art lover, you won't want to miss it!


BEFORE I DIE Art Project

Date:Mon. May 5th, 2014 to Fri. May 9th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Description: Qualicum: Reflect on the Importance of living life to the fullest with this internationally acclaimed interactive art project. We supply the chalk and the chalkboard. You supply the reflection and inspiration.


CoreDance Competition 2014

Date:Mon. May 5th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Dance (Performance)  
Description: Nanaimo: CoreDance Competition is a dance event unlike any other on Vancouver Island. Witness astounding local talent as dancers ages 6+ compete in all styles of dance on the Port Theatre's world-class stage.


Discovering Departure Bay

Date:Mon. May 5th, 2014 to Sat. May 10th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Museum  Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Nanaimo: Nanaimo Museum's new feature exhibit highlights stories from the Departure Bay neighborhood including its roots as a Snuneymuxw winter village, a haunted mansion built by the Dunsmuir family, a jail...and more!


Musically Inclined #3: Art and Craft Inspired by Music

Date:Mon. May 5th, 2014 to Sat. May 10th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Gallery | Exhibition  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Nanaimo: Artists were inspired by lyrics, instruments and music to create glass, paintings, cards, jewellery. Opening night is Saturday April 12 from 7:30 to 9:30. Please join us!


Prenatal Yoga

Date:Mon. May 5th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Workshops  Community  
Health & Wellness  Workshops  Fitness and Recreation Classes  
Description: Nanaimo: 8 sessions of prenatal yoga to help prepare for the wonders of motherhood!


Student Art Shows

Date:Mon. May 5th, 2014 to Sat. May 10th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Nanaimo: Progressions and Explorations feature the best in student visual art, with paintings, sculpture, ceramics, drawings, photography, and printmaking showcased at Nanaimo Art Gallery on campus and the VIU


Complimentary Hearing Screening

Date:Tue. May 6th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Community  Health & Wellness  
Description: Nanaimo: Local professionals are conducting complimentary hearing screening sessions at the Harbourfront Library


Intro to Water Color with Helen Binns

Date:Tue. May 6th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Workshops (Arts)  Craft & Hobby  Arts Classes  
Description: Nanaimo: Intro to Water Colors is a 6 week session that allow you to wet your palette....with water colors. Explore many techniques and find the joy of playing with pigment!


Led Zepagain in Nanaimo

Date:Tue. May 6th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Pop | Rock  
Description: Nanaimo: The Most Authentic Representation Of LED Zeppelin In The World Today!


Oceanside Village Artists Gallery

Date:Tue. May 6th, 2014 to Sun. May 11th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Gallery | Exhibition  Photography  Talks | Lectures  
Description: Parksville:

Oceanside Village Artists Gallery is a family of artists. All these people are excellent in their fields. An outstanding exhibition and sale by local artisans of Vancouver Island.



Tea by the Sea

Date:Tue. May 6th, 2014
Location:Bowser/Deep Bay
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Culinary  Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Bowser/Deep Bay: Join us for high tea including a delicious selection of sandwiches, pastries and other goodies.


Technology Tuesday

Date:Tue. May 6th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Workshops  Technology  
Description: Nanaimo: Free drop-in technology help with a librarian!


African Drumming Class for Beginners

Date:Wed. May 7th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  
Workshops  Community  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Ethnic | Multi-Cultural  World  Multicultural  Theatre  
Workshops (Arts)  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Nanaimo: Learn the basics of hand drumming in a fun and relaxed atmosphere.


CoreDance Competition 2014

Date:Wed. May 7th, 2014 to Sat. May 10th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Dance (Performance)  
Description: Nanaimo: CoreDance Competition is a dance event unlike any other on Vancouver Island. Witness astounding local talent as dancers ages 6+ compete in all styles of dance on the Port Theatre's world-class stage.


Edible Native Plant Walk

Date:Wed. May 7th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  Community  
Description: Parksville: Join a local herbalist and plant enthusiast for a plant walk through our local parks. Learn about the wild plants that you can eat; Stinging Nettles, Salal, Miner's Lettuce and more!


Healthy Brain with Naturopath Dr. Yim

Date:Wed. May 7th, 2014 to FREE Seminar: Healthy Gut
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Health & Wellness  
Description: Nanaimo: Please join Dr. John Yim N.D. for an engaging and informative talk on maintaining a healthy gut and healthy brain.


Healthy Gut Healthy Brain

Date:Wed. May 7th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Health & Wellness  
Description: Nanaimo: Does your gut hold the key to better health? Why are conditions like autism, depression, migraines, dementia and Alzheimer's on the rise? Find answers from Healthy Gut/Healthy Brain Expert Dr. J. Yim


Kathy Kallick Band

Date:Wed. May 7th, 2014
Location:Coombs
Categories:Concerts | Music  Country | Bluegrass  
Description: Coombs: The Kathy Kallick Band is a well established bluegrass band from California. Great instrumentation and singing harmonies, not to be missed, first time in this area.


Nanaimo Pirates vs Parksville Royals

Date:Wed. May 7th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  
Description: Nanaimo: Bring on the sun and come out and enjoy another exciting summer of Premier Pirates Baseball!


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. May 7th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


Pine Street Work Parties at the Nanaimo Community Garden

Date:Wed. May 7th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: The Pine Street Community Garden is springing to life. Come on down to the garden on any Wednesday between 11am and 4pm and meet other volunteers and see what it’s all about.


4th Annual Innate Intensive

Date:Thu. May 8th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Description: Nanaimo: What would shift in your life if you trusted the power within? 30 Day Innate Intensive—building strategies & resources to help you tune in and hear Innate messages, focusing on Body-Mind-Spirit.


A Health Essentials talk ~ hosted by Dr. Norm

Date:Thu. May 8th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for a fun and informative look at the magnificence of the human body.


The Left in British Columbia: A History of Struggle

Date:Thu. May 8th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Literature | Poetry  
Description: Nanaimo: Gordon Hak, a recently retired VIU professor will present an illustrated lecture on the successes and failures of the left in B.C. from the late nineteenth century to the present.


Canadian FILM Premiere (Parksville)

Date:Thu. May 8th, 2014 to Wisdomkeepers, Paqo Andino
Location:Parksville
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Film  
Description: Parksville: Join us for a unique cinematic journey into the ancient, heart based intelligence and celestially guided lifeways of the Andean Holy Mountain Tradition.


African Dance Classes

Date:Fri. May 9th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  
Workshops  Dance (Social)  Community  Health & Wellness  
Workshops  Religious and Spiritual  Ethnic | Multi-Cultural  World  
Dance (Performance)  Multicultural  Workshops (Arts)  Arts Classes  
Fitness and Recreation Classes  Roots  
Description: Nanaimo: Shake off the winter with this spring West African Dance session featuring visiting master musician and dancer Aboubacar Camara from Guinea, West Africa. Live drumming.


The Life of the Canadian Journalist who Interviewed Hitler

Date:Fri. May 9th, 2014 to Colin Castle: Rufus
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Talks | Lectures  
Description: Nanaimo: On Friday, May 9th, Kelowna's Colin Castle is at Nanaimo's Vancouver Island Regional Library - Harbourfront Branch at 2 pm. Colin has written Rufus - The Life of the Canadian Journalist who Interviewed Hitler.


Facilitated Drum Circle in Downtown Nanaimo

Date:Fri. May 9th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Ethnic | Multi-Cultural  
World  Multicultural  
Description: Nanaimo: Why not bring your own percussion instrument for an evening of fun and spring into the groove!! .Bring your friends!! All levels welcome. Dancers are appreciated!!


Island Return

Date:Fri. May 9th, 2014 to Sat. May 10th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Everything Else  Community  
Description: Port Alberni: Earth Day shouldn't be only a day, but Everyday! Another reason why Island Return It parters with CHEK News and UsedEverywhere.com to organize FREE Recycling Events on the Island.


Jennifer Jade Kerr ? pop/contemporary/gospel

Date:Fri. May 9th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Concerts | Music  Gospel  Pop | Rock  
Description: Port Alberni: The album was nominated for Pop/Contemporary Album of the Year the 2012 Covenant Awards (handed out by the Gospel Music Association of Canada), as well as for a 2013 Western Canadian Music Award for Spiritual Recording of the Year.


Kirtan

Date:Fri. May 9th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Community  Health & Wellness  
Religious and Spiritual  World  Open Mic's | Karaoke  Roots  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for Kirtan, an ancient devotional music experience. Sing if you want, dance if you want, sit and soak in the sounds.


Nanaimo Art Gallery presents "Ekphrasis: Writing the Collection"

Date:Fri. May 9th, 2014 to Sat. May 10th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for the opening reception featuring spoken word and poetry Friday, May 9th , 7:00-10:00pm Definition: Ekphrasis is the graphic, often dramatic description of a visual work of art


Nanaimo Potter's Co

Date:Fri. May 9th, 2014 to Sat. May 10th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  
Gallery | Exhibition  Craft & Hobby  Craft Fair  
Description: Nanaimo: Pottery Sale - the Nanaimo Pottery Co-op is pleased to announce the theme of their spring sale is:"Island Inspirations".


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. May 9th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Bach to Bernstein

Date:Sat. May 10th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Classical  Choir | Vocal Ensemble  
Description: Nanaimo: Nanaimo's Malaspina Choir sings everything from Bach to Bernstein in a concert that celebrates the joy of spring - and song - in styles both classical and showbiz!


CoreDance Competition 2014 Awards Gala

Date:Sat. May 10th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Dance (Performance)  
Description: Nanaimo: This dance gala features the highest scoring dances from our entire CoreDance Competition. Performances from all ages in all styles of dance. Don't miss this unique showcase of local talent!


David Gogo in Concert at the Errington Hall

Date:Sat. May 10th, 2014
Location:Errington
Categories:Concerts | Music  Pop | Rock  Blues | R&B  
Description: Errington: The David Gogo rocks the Errington Hall with songs from his latest CD, Come On Down.


Mother's Day Vintage Market and Tea

Date:Sat. May 10th, 2014
Location:Errington
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  Market  
Craft Fair  
Description: Errington: 20+ local vendors carefully chosen to supply quality gifts for Mothers with a vintage flair.Sit in the Vintage Diner and enjoy some tea and goodies....


Mount Arrowsmith Rhododendron Society Garden Tour

Date:Sat. May 10th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  
Description: Qualicum: The MARS Garden Tour includes eleven or twelve gardens that open to the public in this annual Mothers Day weekend event.


Move for Health Day Swim

Date:Sat. May 10th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Community  
Description: Qualicum: Come and get active at Ravensong Aquatic Centre on Saturday May 10 from 1:30 to 5:00 pm for a Move for Health Day swim.


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. May 10th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


Vintage Mothersday Market

Date:Sat. May 10th, 2014
Location:Errington
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Market  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Errington: Mothersday Vintage market


Walk a Mile in her Shoes

Date:Sat. May 10th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Community  Health & Wellness  
Description: Nanaimo: Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® Nanaimo Join us for the 6th Annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® Nanaimo Men’s March and help us raise funds for Haven Society


Nanaimo

Date:Sat. May 10th, 2014 to Walk a Mile in Her Shoes 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Community  Parades  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Description: Nanaimo: Are you man enough to Walk a Mile in Her Shoes? Walk a Mile in Her Shoes is a men's walk in women's shoes, to increase awareness about domestic violence, rape and sexual assault in our community.


Family Concert!

Date:Sun. May 11th, 2014 to Bobs & LoLo
Location:Lantzville
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Community  
Music For Children  Children's Entertainment  
Description: Lantzville: Sing, dance and play with Bobs & LoLo to celebrate Mother's Day! Bring the whole family or send Dad along with the kiddies to give Mom a well-deserved break. Musical adventures for all ages!


Family Minute to Win it Swim

Date:Sun. May 11th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Everything Else  Community  
Description: Qualicum: Join us at Ravensong Aquatic Centre for family fun swim challenges to celebrate Mother’s Day.


Gems for Mothers

Date:Sun. May 11th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Opera  
Description: Nanaimo: Treat Mom, the rest of the family and yourself to an evening of classic, operatic and theatrical song, featuring solos and duets from operas by Handel, Mozart, Rossini and more.


Mozzarella and Chevre Cheese Making Course

Date:Sun. May 11th, 2014
Location:Gabriola Island
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Culinary  
Talks | Lectures  Wine  
Description: Gabriola Island: Learn how to make your own Mozzarella and Chevre cheese. Enjoy a fantastic lunch complete with an organic wine and bring home your own cheeses made in class. Pick up and drop off from Gabriola Ferry


Parksville Royals vs Vancouver Cannons

Date:Sun. May 11th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  
Description: Parksville: Bring on the sun and come and enjoy another exciting summer of Parksville Royals Baseball!


Steve Martin & the Steep Canyon Rangers featuring Edie Brickell

Date:Sun. May 11th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Country | Bluegrass  
Description: Nanaimo: Steve Martin & Edie Brickell will be playing at the Port Theatre, promoting their new album "Love Has Come for You", which is the product of a vibrant songwriting partnership.


Sunday Craft Market

Date:Sun. May 11th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  
Community  Market  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Port Alberni: Sunday Craft Market....every Sunday at The Harbour Quay!


BEFORE I DIE Art Project

Date:Mon. May 12th, 2014 to Fri. May 16th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Description: Qualicum: Reflect on the Importance of living life to the fullest with this internationally acclaimed interactive art project. We supply the chalk and the chalkboard. You supply the reflection and inspiration.


Discovering Departure Bay

Date:Mon. May 12th, 2014 to Sat. May 17th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Museum  Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Nanaimo: Nanaimo Museum's new feature exhibit highlights stories from the Departure Bay neighborhood including its roots as a Snuneymuxw winter village, a haunted mansion built by the Dunsmuir family, a jail...and more!


Musically Inclined #3: Art and Craft Inspired by Music

Date:Mon. May 12th, 2014 to Sat. May 17th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Gallery | Exhibition  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Nanaimo: Artists were inspired by lyrics, instruments and music to create glass, paintings, cards, jewellery. Opening night is Saturday April 12 from 7:30 to 9:30. Please join us!


Prenatal Yoga

Date:Mon. May 12th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Workshops  Community  
Health & Wellness  Workshops  Fitness and Recreation Classes  
Description: Nanaimo: 8 sessions of prenatal yoga to help prepare for the wonders of motherhood!


Student Art Shows

Date:Mon. May 12th, 2014 to Sat. May 17th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Nanaimo: Progressions and Explorations feature the best in student visual art, with paintings, sculpture, ceramics, drawings, photography, and printmaking showcased at Nanaimo Art Gallery on campus and the VIU


Intro to Water Color with Helen Binns

Date:Tue. May 13th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Workshops (Arts)  Craft & Hobby  Arts Classes  
Description: Nanaimo: Intro to Water Colors is a 6 week session that allow you to wet your palette....with water colors. Explore many techniques and find the joy of playing with pigment!


Nanaimo Art Gallery presents "Ekphrasis: Writing the Collection"

Date:Tue. May 13th, 2014 to Sat. May 17th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for the opening reception featuring spoken word and poetry Friday, May 9th , 7:00-10:00pm Definition: Ekphrasis is the graphic, often dramatic description of a visual work of art


Oceanside Village Artists Gallery

Date:Tue. May 13th, 2014 to Sun. May 18th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Gallery | Exhibition  Photography  Talks | Lectures  
Description: Parksville:

Oceanside Village Artists Gallery is a family of artists. All these people are excellent in their fields. An outstanding exhibition and sale by local artisans of Vancouver Island.



Tea by the Sea

Date:Tue. May 13th, 2014
Location:Bowser/Deep Bay
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Culinary  Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Bowser/Deep Bay: Join us for high tea including a delicious selection of sandwiches, pastries and other goodies.


Technology Tuesday

Date:Tue. May 13th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Workshops  Technology  
Description: Nanaimo: Free drop-in technology help with a librarian!


African Drumming Class for Beginners

Date:Wed. May 14th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  
Workshops  Community  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Ethnic | Multi-Cultural  World  Multicultural  Theatre  
Workshops (Arts)  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Nanaimo: Learn the basics of hand drumming in a fun and relaxed atmosphere.


Edible Native Plant Walk

Date:Wed. May 14th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  Home & Garden  
Community  
Description: Parksville: Join a local herbalist and plant enthusiast for a plant walk through our local parks. Learn about the wild plants that you can eat; Stinging Nettles, Salal, Miner's Lettuce and more!


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. May 14th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


Pine Street Work Parties at the Nanaimo Community Garden

Date:Wed. May 14th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: The Pine Street Community Garden is springing to life. Come on down to the garden on any Wednesday between 11am and 4pm and meet other volunteers and see what it’s all about.


Raintree Studio and Gallery Watercolour Classes

Date:Wed. May 14th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Arts Classes  
Description: Qualicum: Hot topics in watercolours, taught by an expert. Learn hands-on how to paint.


4th Annual Innate Intensive

Date:Thu. May 15th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Description: Nanaimo: What would shift in your life if you trusted the power within? 30 Day Innate Intensive—building strategies & resources to help you tune in and hear Innate messages, focusing on Body-Mind-Spirit.


African Dance Classes

Date:Fri. May 16th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  
Workshops  Dance (Social)  Community  Health & Wellness  
Workshops  Religious and Spiritual  Ethnic | Multi-Cultural  World  
Dance (Performance)  Multicultural  Workshops (Arts)  Arts Classes  
Fitness and Recreation Classes  Roots  
Description: Nanaimo: Shake off the winter with this spring West African Dance session featuring visiting master musician and dancer Aboubacar Camara from Guinea, West Africa. Live drumming.


Canadian Mental Health Association Mid Island Welcomes Clara's Big Ride for Bell Let's Talk

Date:Fri. May 16th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Community  Health & Wellness  
Description: Nanaimo: Clara Hughes is coming to Nanaimo! The Canadian Mental Health Association Mid Island Welcomes Clara's Big Ride for Bell Let's Talk. Clara Hughes six time Olympic medal winner will share her story.


Ecstatic Dance

Date:Fri. May 16th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  
Workshops  Other  Dance (Social)  Community  
Health & Wellness  Religious and Spiritual  Indie | Folk  World  
Fitness and Recreation Classes  
Description: Nanaimo: Ecstatic Dance like nobody is watching! This movement practice is energetic, fun and transformative. This class is for every body regardless of age, injury or experience.


Nanaimo Empire Days 2014

Date:Fri. May 16th, 2014 to Mon. May 19th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Festivals  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Dance (Social)  
Community  
Description: Nanaimo: Nanaimo boasts the oldest annual continuous community celebrations without a break of Victoria Day in the Commonwealth!


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. May 16th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


The Coombs Country Opera

Date:Fri. May 16th, 2014
Location:Coombs
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Community  Country | Bluegrass  
Description: Coombs: This Country Jam brings all sorts of local talent out of the woodwork so grab your guitar, fiddle, mandolin or whatever tickles your fancy and join us for a great time.


The GORDS at SimonHolt

Date:Fri. May 16th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Pop | Rock  Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  
Blues | R&B  Roots  
Description: Nanaimo: Gord Maxwell, Gord Matthews and Gordon Lee Worden are an adult-contemporary / soft rock vocal band made up of veteran sideman/session musicians. All three Gords are gifted singer-songwriters


Dave Hart at The Bayshore Restaurant

Date:Sat. May 17th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Pop | Rock  Classical  Jazz  
Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Description: Nanaimo: Int’l Music & Cuisine Nite Enjoy an evening of eclectic music from solo instrumentalist Dave Hart paired with internationally inspired cuisine. Located by the docks at Marina Side Resort.


Family Fun day and Mothers Day Celebration

Date:Sat. May 17th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Dance (Social)  
Community  Culinary  Multicultural  Children's Entertainment  
Description: Nanaimo: Family Fun Day and Mothers Day Celebration


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Date:Sat. May 17th, 2014 to Mother Goose Sing
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Everything Else  Community  
Description: Qualicum: Bring the children to Ravensong Aquatic Centre to listen and watch their favourite nursery rhymes in the pool.


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. May 17th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


Workshop: Plant Propagation

Date:Sat. May 17th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  Workshops  
Description: Nanaimo: Do you spend too much money buying plants at the nursery? You can easily propagate plants in your own home without fancy equipment. Learn various methods of reproducing plants by roots, stems or leaves.


Sunday Craft Market

Date:Sun. May 18th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  
Community  Market  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Port Alberni: Sunday Craft Market....every Sunday at The Harbour Quay!


BEFORE I DIE Art Project

Date:Mon. May 19th, 2014 to Fri. May 23rd, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Description: Qualicum: Reflect on the Importance of living life to the fullest with this internationally acclaimed interactive art project. We supply the chalk and the chalkboard. You supply the reflection and inspiration.


Discovering Departure Bay

Date:Mon. May 19th, 2014 to Sat. May 24th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Museum  Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Nanaimo: Nanaimo Museum's new feature exhibit highlights stories from the Departure Bay neighborhood including its roots as a Snuneymuxw winter village, a haunted mansion built by the Dunsmuir family, a jail...and more!


Student Art Shows

Date:Mon. May 19th, 2014 to Sat. May 24th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Nanaimo: Progressions and Explorations feature the best in student visual art, with paintings, sculpture, ceramics, drawings, photography, and printmaking showcased at Nanaimo Art Gallery on campus and the VIU


Intro to Water Color with Helen Binns

Date:Tue. May 20th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Workshops (Arts)  Craft & Hobby  Arts Classes  
Description: Nanaimo: Intro to Water Colors is a 6 week session that allow you to wet your palette....with water colors. Explore many techniques and find the joy of playing with pigment!


Musically Inclined #3: Art and Craft Inspired by Music

Date:Tue. May 20th, 2014 to Fri. May 23rd, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Gallery | Exhibition  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Nanaimo: Artists were inspired by lyrics, instruments and music to create glass, paintings, cards, jewellery. Opening night is Saturday April 12 from 7:30 to 9:30. Please join us!


Nanaimo Art Gallery presents "Ekphrasis: Writing the Collection"

Date:Tue. May 20th, 2014 to Sat. May 24th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for the opening reception featuring spoken word and poetry Friday, May 9th , 7:00-10:00pm Definition: Ekphrasis is the graphic, often dramatic description of a visual work of art


Nanaimo Timbermen Senior A Lacrosse vs. Victoria

Date:Tue. May 20th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Sports  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: For the 2014 season, they have bolstered their roster with some of today's elite players...come down and see action packed Lacrosse for yourself!


Oceanside Village Artists Gallery

Date:Tue. May 20th, 2014 to Sun. May 25th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Gallery | Exhibition  Photography  Talks | Lectures  
Description: Parksville:

Oceanside Village Artists Gallery is a family of artists. All these people are excellent in their fields. An outstanding exhibition and sale by local artisans of Vancouver Island.



Tea by the Sea

Date:Tue. May 20th, 2014
Location:Bowser/Deep Bay
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Culinary  Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Bowser/Deep Bay: Join us for high tea including a delicious selection of sandwiches, pastries and other goodies.


Technology Tuesday

Date:Tue. May 20th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Workshops  Technology  
Description: Nanaimo: Free drop-in technology help with a librarian!


A Health Essentials talk ~ hosted by Dr. Norm

Date:Wed. May 21st, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for a fun and informative look at the magnificence of the human body.


African Drumming Class for Beginners

Date:Wed. May 21st, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  
Workshops  Community  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Ethnic | Multi-Cultural  World  Multicultural  Theatre  
Workshops (Arts)  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Nanaimo: Learn the basics of hand drumming in a fun and relaxed atmosphere.


Edible Native Plant Walk

Date:Wed. May 21st, 2014
Location:Nanoose
Categories:Everything Else  Community  
Description: Nanoose: Join a local herbalist and plant enthusiast for a plant walk through our local parks. Learn about the wild plants that you can eat; Stinging Nettles, Salal, Miner's Lettuce and more!


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. May 21st, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


Pine Street Work Parties at the Nanaimo Community Garden

Date:Wed. May 21st, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: The Pine Street Community Garden is springing to life. Come on down to the garden on any Wednesday between 11am and 4pm and meet other volunteers and see what it’s all about.


4th Annual Innate Intensive

Date:Thu. May 22nd, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Description: Nanaimo: What would shift in your life if you trusted the power within? 30 Day Innate Intensive—building strategies & resources to help you tune in and hear Innate messages, focusing on Body-Mind-Spirit.


African Dance Classes

Date:Fri. May 23rd, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  
Workshops  Dance (Social)  Community  Health & Wellness  
Workshops  Religious and Spiritual  Ethnic | Multi-Cultural  World  
Dance (Performance)  Multicultural  Workshops (Arts)  Arts Classes  
Fitness and Recreation Classes  Roots  
Description: Nanaimo: Shake off the winter with this spring West African Dance session featuring visiting master musician and dancer Aboubacar Camara from Guinea, West Africa. Live drumming.


Bowser Elementary School PAC 7th Annual SPRINGFEST

Date:Fri. May 23rd, 2014
Location:Bowser/Deep Bay
Categories:Everything Else  Community  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Description: Bowser/Deep Bay: 7th annual SPRINGFEST Talent Show, Silent Auction and Spring Picnic featuring the talented young students of Bowser Elementary School.


Facilitated Drum Circle in Downtown Nanaimo

Date:Fri. May 23rd, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Ethnic | Multi-Cultural  
World  Multicultural  
Description: Nanaimo: Why not bring your own percussion instrument for an evening of fun and spring into the groove!! .Bring your friends!! All levels welcome. Dancers are appreciated!!


Moonbound! on Gabriola

Date:Fri. May 23rd, 2014 to Sat. May 24th, 2014
Location:Gabriola Island
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Theatre  Children's Entertainment  
Description: Gabriola Island: "Moonbound!", a new musical, makes its Earth premiere! In the tradition of "The Wizard of Oz," "The Little Mermaid," and "Wicked," "Moonbound!" is a musical for the whole family.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. May 23rd, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


The Greatest Love of All: The Whitney Houston Show

Date:Fri. May 23rd, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Pop | Rock  
Description: Nanaimo: A fun and touching tribute to a true pop icon, presenting a catalogue of Houston’s most loved songs from the span of her 29 year career, all performed by the stunning Belinda Davids and her live band and dancers.


The Vancouver Island International Tribute Festival

Date:Fri. May 23rd, 2014 to Sun. May 25th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Community  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Pop | Rock  Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  Roots  
Description: Parksville: This will be the ultimate Tribute Artist Festival with world-class artists paying tribute to their favourite musical icons. A a non-profit event to benefit the Canadian Cancer Society.


Bob Bossin's Songs and Stories of Davy the Punk at the Errington Hall

Date:Sat. May 24th, 2014
Location:Errington
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Indie | Folk  Theatre  
Description: Errington: Errington Hall presents indie music pioneer Bob Bossin in "Songs and Stories of Davy the Punk", his one-man musical about cops and gamblers, grifters and grafters, fathers and sons.


Brie Cheese Making Course

Date:Sat. May 24th, 2014
Location:Gabriola Island
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Culinary  
Workshops  Craft & Hobby  Wine  
Description: Gabriola Island: Learn to make delicious Brie cheese in your own kitchen! This course explores more advanced cheese making methods. Ingredients, instructions, lunch, wine and your own wheel of Brie are included.


Nanaimo Community Gardens Family Garden Days & Big Plant Sale

Date:Sat. May 24th, 2014 to Sun. May 25th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  Workshops  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for two days of educational gardening activities. This free family event will include free workshops for families, food, live music and a wide selection of naturally grown, open-pollinated heritage plants.


Nanoose Monthly Market

Date:Sat. May 24th, 2014
Location:Nanoose
Categories:Festivals  Everything Else  Market  Business Events  
Craft Fair  
Description: Nanoose: There is going to be something for everyone with up to 40 unique vendors inside Nanoose Place.


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. May 24th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


The Great Oceanside Place Garage Sale

Date:Sat. May 24th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Community  
Description: Parksville: Clean out the attic and sell those no longer needed items at The Great Garage Sale. The Oceanside Place Arena will be transformed into a giant flea market on Saturday May 24!


Wesley Ridge Guided Hike

Date:Sat. May 24th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Community  
Description: Parksville: Hike steep, old-growth forest trails to the ridge for a look at the Salish Sea and the nearby peaks of Mt. Cokely and Mt. Arrowsmith.


A West Coast Roots Celebration: Nanaimo

Date:Sun. May 25th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Roots  Celtic  
Description: Nanaimo: Vancouver Island has long had a vibrant scene when it comes to “roots music,” those performers and singer-songwriters whose passions range from folk to alt-country.


Great Strides for Cystic Fibrosis: Nanaimo

Date:Sun. May 25th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  Other  
Benefit | Fundraiser  
Description: Nanaimo: In cities all across Canada, thousands of people just like you are showing their commitment to “breathing life into the future®” of people who have cystic fibrosis through the simple act of walking.


Hard Cheese Course

Date:Sun. May 25th, 2014
Location:Gabriola Island
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Culinary  
Workshops  Talks | Lectures  Craft & Hobby  Wine  
Description: Gabriola Island: Learn how to make 2 hard, pressed cheeses. Course includes lunch, wine & ingredients to make your own at home. After cheese is aged students are given their cheese made in class to enjoy at home.


Lawn Alternatives Workshop

Date:Sun. May 25th, 2014
Location:Lantzville
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  Health & Wellness  
Workshops  
Description: Lantzville: Tired of mowing the lawn? Ever wonder what else you could have in your backyard? Learn about a variety of lawn alternative options that are less care and maintenance with horticulturalist Amy Robson.


Nanaimo Timbermen Senior A Lacrosse vs. Coquitlam

Date:Sun. May 25th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Sports  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: For the 2014 season, they have bolstered their roster with some of today's elite players...come down and see action packed Lacrosse for yourself!


Qualicum Beach Family Day Free Swim

Date:Sun. May 25th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Other  Community  
Description: Qualicum: QB Royal Bank is sponsoring a free swim at Ravensong Aquatic Centre!


Run for Life 2014

Date:Sun. May 25th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  Community  
Benefit | Fundraiser  
Description: Nanaimo: Run, walk or stroll 5K's and raise funds for equipment purchases for you new Emergency Department at NRGH.


Sunday Craft Market

Date:Sun. May 25th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  
Community  Market  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Port Alberni: Sunday Craft Market....every Sunday at The Harbour Quay!


BEFORE I DIE Art Project

Date:Mon. May 26th, 2014 to Fri. May 30th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Description: Qualicum: Reflect on the Importance of living life to the fullest with this internationally acclaimed interactive art project. We supply the chalk and the chalkboard. You supply the reflection and inspiration.


Discovering Departure Bay

Date:Mon. May 26th, 2014 to Sat. May 31st, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Museum  Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Nanaimo: Nanaimo Museum's new feature exhibit highlights stories from the Departure Bay neighborhood including its roots as a Snuneymuxw winter village, a haunted mansion built by the Dunsmuir family, a jail...and more!


Student Art Shows

Date:Mon. May 26th, 2014 to Fri. May 30th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Nanaimo: Progressions and Explorations feature the best in student visual art, with paintings, sculpture, ceramics, drawings, photography, and printmaking showcased at Nanaimo Art Gallery on campus and the VIU


Ben Portsmouth: One Night With Elvis

Date:Tue. May 27th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Pop | Rock  
Description: Nanaimo: Ben Portsmouth is Elvis Presley Enterprises’ 2012 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist. Ben won this prestigious title in Memphis during Elvis Week 2012. Ben, who is from England, is the first and only non-American to win this prestigious title!


Intro to Water Color with Helen Binns

Date:Tue. May 27th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Workshops (Arts)  Craft & Hobby  Arts Classes  
Description: Nanaimo: Intro to Water Colors is a 6 week session that allow you to wet your palette....with water colors. Explore many techniques and find the joy of playing with pigment!


Nanaimo Art Gallery presents "Ekphrasis: Writing the Collection"

Date:Tue. May 27th, 2014 to Sat. May 31st, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for the opening reception featuring spoken word and poetry Friday, May 9th , 7:00-10:00pm Definition: Ekphrasis is the graphic, often dramatic description of a visual work of art


Oceanside Village Artists Gallery

Date:Tue. May 27th, 2014 to Sat. May 31st, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Gallery | Exhibition  Photography  Talks | Lectures  
Description: Parksville:

Oceanside Village Artists Gallery is a family of artists. All these people are excellent in their fields. An outstanding exhibition and sale by local artisans of Vancouver Island.



Tea by the Sea

Date:Tue. May 27th, 2014
Location:Bowser/Deep Bay
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Culinary  Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Bowser/Deep Bay: Join us for high tea including a delicious selection of sandwiches, pastries and other goodies.


Technology Tuesday

Date:Tue. May 27th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Workshops  Technology  
Description: Nanaimo: Free drop-in technology help with a librarian!


Turner Plus Barney Bentall

Date:Wed. May 28th, 2014 to Bachman
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Pop | Rock  
Description: Nanaimo: After reuniting for the first time in more than 20 years, Randy Bachman and Fred Turner, the Masters of Rock, are back on the road this summer as full-throttle rock machine: Bachman & Turner. With special guest Barney Bentall.


Edible Native Plant Walk

Date:Wed. May 28th, 2014
Location:Nanoose
Categories:Everything Else  Community  
Description: Nanoose: Join a local herbalist and plant enthusiast for a plant walk through our local parks. Learn about the wild plants that you can eat; Stinging Nettles, Salal, Miner's Lettuce and more!


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. May 28th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


Parksville Royals vs Nanaimo Pirates

Date:Wed. May 28th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  
Description: Parksville: Bring on the sun and come and enjoy another exciting summer of Parksville Royals Baseball!


Pine Street Work Parties at the Nanaimo Community Garden

Date:Wed. May 28th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: The Pine Street Community Garden is springing to life. Come on down to the garden on any Wednesday between 11am and 4pm and meet other volunteers and see what it’s all about.


Raintree Studio and Gallery Watercolour Classes

Date:Wed. May 28th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Arts Classes  
Description: Qualicum: Hot topics in watercolours, taught by an expert. Learn hands-on how to paint.


4th Annual Innate Intensive

Date:Thu. May 29th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Description: Nanaimo: What would shift in your life if you trusted the power within? 30 Day Innate Intensive—building strategies & resources to help you tune in and hear Innate messages, focusing on Body-Mind-Spirit.


A Jazz Affair On The Coast

Date:Fri. May 30th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Community  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Jazz  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for an evening of 'Jazz on the Coast' with John Clayton. This is a splendid evening of cool jazz, great food, silent auctions and raffles in support of our local jazz students, a not-to-be-missed event.


African Dance Classes

Date:Fri. May 30th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  
Workshops  Dance (Social)  Community  Health & Wellness  
Workshops  Religious and Spiritual  Ethnic | Multi-Cultural  World  
Dance (Performance)  Multicultural  Workshops (Arts)  Arts Classes  
Fitness and Recreation Classes  Roots  
Description: Nanaimo: Shake off the winter with this spring West African Dance session featuring visiting master musician and dancer Aboubacar Camara from Guinea, West Africa. Live drumming.


Nanaimo Youth Fiddlers Concert

Date:Fri. May 30th, 2014
Location:Lantzville
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Community  Country | Bluegrass  
Roots  Celtic  
Description: Lantzville: This is a great musical event for all ages. The music will include traditional fiddle tunes as well as modern fiddle songs.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. May 30th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Discover Ayurveda Introduction Workshop

Date:Sat. May 31st, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Workshops  
Other  Community  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Religious and Spiritual  Multicultural  Workshops (Arts)  Talks | Lectures  
Fitness and Recreation Classes  
Description: Nanaimo: Ayurveda is an ancient holistic system of preventative health care and lifestyle. Learn how to achieve a mind-body balance through daily routines that flow with nature, yoga and mediation.


Efficient Irrigation Workshop

Date:Sat. May 31st, 2014
Location:Nanoose
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  Health & Wellness  
Workshops  
Description: Nanoose: Ever wonder why your water bill is so high? Or if your automated irrigation system is really doing its job? Plants dying that shouldn't be? Learn how to get your irrigation system to work for you!


Mozzarella and Chevre Cheese Making Course

Date:Sat. May 31st, 2014
Location:Gabriola Island
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Culinary  
Talks | Lectures  Wine  
Description: Gabriola Island: Learn how to make your own Mozzarella and Chevre cheese. Enjoy a fantastic lunch complete with an organic wine and bring home your own cheeses made in class. Pick up and drop off from Gabriola Ferry


Nanaimo Conservatory of Music Festival of Recitals 2014

Date:Sat. May 31st, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Festivals  Classical  Jazz  
Description: Nanaimo: Nanaimo Conservatory of Music Students will be in great numbers at the BC Provincial Music Festival this year. Even though this event is in Penticton, you can hear some of these students perform at the Festival of Recitals in Nanaimo!


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. May 31st, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


Nanaimo Pirates vs Vancouver Cannons

Date:Sun. June 1st, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  
Description: Nanaimo: Bring on the sun and come out and enjoy another exciting summer of Premier Pirates Baseball!


Sunday Afternoon Dance

Date:Sun. June 1st, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Sports | Recreation  Dance (Social)  Country | Bluegrass  
Description: Qualicum: Dance to the music of the Coombs Old Time Fiddlers. First Sunday afternoon of each month. Two-Steps, Waltzes, Polkas, Schottisches, Jigs, Reels and more. Light snack included.


Sunday Craft Market

Date:Sun. June 1st, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  
Community  Market  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Port Alberni: Sunday Craft Market....every Sunday at The Harbour Quay!


Nanaimo Art Gallery presents "Ekphrasis: Writing the Collection"

Date:Tue. June 3rd, 2014 to Sat. June 7th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for the opening reception featuring spoken word and poetry Friday, May 9th , 7:00-10:00pm Definition: Ekphrasis is the graphic, often dramatic description of a visual work of art


Technology Tuesday

Date:Tue. June 3rd, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Workshops  Technology  
Description: Nanaimo: Free drop-in technology help with a librarian!


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. June 4th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


Pine Street Work Parties at the Nanaimo Community Garden

Date:Wed. June 4th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: The Pine Street Community Garden is springing to life. Come on down to the garden on any Wednesday between 11am and 4pm and meet other volunteers and see what it’s all about.


Allison Scott From South Africa Tour 2014

Date:Thu. June 5th, 2014 to Tue. June 10th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Workshops  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Nanaimo: ALLISON SCOTT from SOUTH AFRICA will be returning to Nanaimo JUNE 2014, offering her workshops: Conscious Channelling Workshop and Transformation Workshop; Group Healing Evening & Consultations


Ecstatic Dance

Date:Fri. June 6th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  
Workshops  Other  Dance (Social)  Community  
Health & Wellness  Religious and Spiritual  Indie | Folk  World  
Fitness and Recreation Classes  
Description: Nanaimo: Ecstatic Dance like nobody is watching! This movement practice is energetic, fun and transformative. This class is for every body regardless of age, injury or experience.


Moonbound! in Nanaimo

Date:Fri. June 6th, 2014 to Sun. June 8th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Theatre  Children's Entertainment  
Description: Nanaimo: "Moonbound!", a new musical, receives its Earth premiere. In the style of "The Wizard of Oz," "The Little Mermaid," and "Wicked," "Moonbound!" is a musical for the whole family.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. June 6th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Tofino Food and Wine Festival 2014

Date:Fri. June 6th, 2014 to Sun. June 8th, 2014
Location:Tofino
Categories:Festivals  Everything Else  Culinary  Workshops  
Benefit | Fundraiser  
Description: Tofino: An eclectic community makes for a delicious combination of people and flavours on this lauded June week-end, with a series of events designed to tickle all palates.


Living Soil Workshop

Date:Sat. June 7th, 2014
Location:Errington
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  Health & Wellness  
Workshops  
Description: Errington: What goes on below the ground that makes one garden blossom and another flop? Learn the ins and outs of soil with Organic Master Gardener Connie Kuramoto at this FREE Workshop...


Nanaimo Chamber Orchestra: Summer Serenade (Nanaimo)

Date:Sat. June 7th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Classical  
Description: Nanaimo: NCO presents "Summer Serenades", a delightful set of music by Mozart, Tchaikovsky, Dvorak and Gal. Concerto Competition winners, Tlell Mooney and Michael Jung will play Vivaldi's Concerto for 2 Cellos


Nanaimo Pirates vs Walley Chiefs

Date:Sat. June 7th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  
Description: Nanaimo: Bring on the sun and come out and enjoy another exciting summer of Premier Pirates Baseball!


Nanaimo Ultramarathon

Date:Sat. June 7th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  Other  
Description: Nanaimo: This will be a 3/6/12 hour ultramarathon and relay on Newcastle Island BC. You will compete against the clock to see how far you or your team can go. Whoever runs the farthest wins!


Parksville Royals vs North Delta Blue Jays

Date:Sat. June 7th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  
Description: Parksville: Bring on the sun and come and enjoy another exciting summer of Parksville Royals Baseball!


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. June 7th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


Island Soul Choir: Be Your Own Light

Date:Sun. June 8th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Choir | Vocal Ensemble  
Description: Nanaimo: Island Soul Choir, under the direction of Karla Mundy, is returning to The Port Theatre once again, this time to celebrate their first year under the direction of Ms. Mundy. With special guests Dawn Pemberton and the Patrick Courtin Trio.


Nanaimo Chamber Orchestra: Summer Serenades (Parksville)

Date:Sun. June 8th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Concerts | Music  Classical  
Description: Parksville: NCO presents "Summer Serenades", a program of music by Mozart, Tchaikovsky, Dvorak and Gal. Concerto Competition winners, Tlell Mooney and Michael Jung will play Vivaldi's "Concerto for Two Cellos".


Nanaimo Pirates vs North Delta Blue Jays

Date:Sun. June 8th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  
Description: Nanaimo: Bring on the sun and come out and enjoy another exciting summer of Premier Pirates Baseball!


Nanaimo Timbermen Senior A Lacrosse vs. Maple Ridge

Date:Sun. June 8th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Sports  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: For the 2014 season, they have bolstered their roster with some of today's elite players...come down and see action packed Lacrosse for yourself!


Parksville Royals vs Whalley Chiefs

Date:Sun. June 8th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  
Description: Parksville: Bring on the sun and come and enjoy another exciting summer of Parksville Royals Baseball!


Sunday Craft Market

Date:Sun. June 8th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  
Community  Market  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Port Alberni: Sunday Craft Market....every Sunday at The Harbour Quay!


The River Run

Date:Sun. June 8th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Description: Parksville: The 4th Annual River Run is a fundraising event for Mid Vancouver Island Habitat Enhancement Society. A 10K Run and 5K Walk/Run


Nanaimo Pirates vs Parksville Royals

Date:Mon. June 9th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  
Description: Nanaimo: Bring on the sun and come out and enjoy another exciting summer of Premier Pirates Baseball!


Technology Tuesday

Date:Tue. June 10th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Workshops  Technology  
Description: Nanaimo: Free drop-in technology help with a librarian!


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. June 11th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


Pine Street Work Parties at the Nanaimo Community Garden

Date:Wed. June 11th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: The Pine Street Community Garden is springing to life. Come on down to the garden on any Wednesday between 11am and 4pm and meet other volunteers and see what it’s all about.


A Health Essentials talk ~ hosted by Dr. Norm

Date:Thu. June 12th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for a fun and informative look at the magnificence of the human body.


Kirtan

Date:Fri. June 13th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Community  Health & Wellness  
Religious and Spiritual  World  Open Mic's | Karaoke  Roots  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for Kirtan, an ancient devotional music experience. Sing if you want, dance if you want, sit and soak in the sounds.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. June 13th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Relay for Life Survivor Dinner

Date:Fri. June 13th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  Community  
Benefit | Fundraiser  
Description: Nanaimo: Seeking Cancer Survivors to attend a FREE Survivor Recognition Dinner on June 13th


Seaside Cruizers Show & Shine

Date:Fri. June 13th, 2014 to Sun. June 15th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Qualicum: Quality Foods presents the Seaside Cruizers Father's Day Show & Shine. Hundreds of classic cars line the streets of downtown Qualicum Beach.


Dave Hart at The Bayshore Restaurant

Date:Sat. June 14th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Pop | Rock  Classical  Jazz  
Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Description: Nanaimo: Int’l Music & Cuisine Nite Enjoy an evening of eclectic music from solo instrumentalist Dave Hart paired with internationally inspired cuisine. Located by the docks at Marina Side Resort.


Father's Day Wine Steam Train

Date:Sat. June 14th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Everything Else  Culinary  Wine  
Description: Port Alberni: A great way to spend a day with that special Dad!


Parksville Royals vs Victoria Eagles

Date:Sat. June 14th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  
Description: Parksville: Bring on the sun and come and enjoy another exciting summer of Parksville Royals Baseball!


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. June 14th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


Beaufort Gang Train Robbery: Father's Day Special

Date:Sun. June 15th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Museum  
Description: Port Alberni: As the saying goes .... it's hard to keep a good robber down. The Beaufort Gang is back at it again - and if you're looking for a good time, this Train Robbery is for you...and your dad!


Fathers Day In the Park

Date:Sun. June 15th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  
Outdoors  Other  Community  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Pop | Rock  Gallery | Exhibition  
Description: Nanaimo: Celebrating Fathers with Music, Awards, Drumming, Face Painting, Magic, and a lot more!


Nanaimo Timbermen Senior A Lacrosse vs. Langley

Date:Sun. June 15th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Sports  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: For the 2014 season, they have bolstered their roster with some of today's elite players...come down and see action packed Lacrosse for yourself!


Sunday Craft Market

Date:Sun. June 15th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  
Community  Market  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Port Alberni: Sunday Craft Market....every Sunday at The Harbour Quay!


Michael Jackson HIStory Show presents: THRILLER

Date:Mon. June 16th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Pop | Rock  
Description: Nanaimo: As the fifth anniversary of Michael Jackson’s tragic death approaches, the Michael Jackson HIStory Show starring Kenny Wizz returns to North America to celebrate the icon’s life and his most loved musical masterpiece and recording - Thriller.


Technology Tuesday

Date:Tue. June 17th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Workshops  Technology  
Description: Nanaimo: Free drop-in technology help with a librarian!


Coronation Street Stars Tyrone & Kirk: Causin' a Stir

Date:Wed. June 18th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Comedy  
Description: Nanaimo: Their roles are classics, their antics on & off camera are legendary.


Nanaimo Pirates vs Victoria Mariners

Date:Wed. June 18th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  
Description: Nanaimo: Bring on the sun and come out and enjoy another exciting summer of Premier Pirates Baseball!


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. June 18th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


Pine Street Work Parties at the Nanaimo Community Garden

Date:Wed. June 18th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: The Pine Street Community Garden is springing to life. Come on down to the garden on any Wednesday between 11am and 4pm and meet other volunteers and see what it’s all about.


Ecstatic Dance

Date:Fri. June 20th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  
Workshops  Other  Dance (Social)  Community  
Health & Wellness  Religious and Spiritual  Indie | Folk  World  
Fitness and Recreation Classes  
Description: Nanaimo: Ecstatic Dance like nobody is watching! This movement practice is energetic, fun and transformative. This class is for every body regardless of age, injury or experience.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. June 20th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Twilight Fun Run for Addiction Awareness

Date:Fri. June 20th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  Sports  
Community  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Description: Nanaimo: The Fourth Annual Twilight Fun Run takes place on June 20, 2014. A 6k run/walk along Westwood Lake for addiction awareness, all proceeds of this run go to treatment sponsorship.


Alberni Pacific Railway: First Run of the Summer

Date:Sat. June 21st, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Other  
Museum  
Description: Port Alberni: Come Ride the Rails on the Alberni Pacific Railway.


Nanaimo Pirates vs White Rock Tritons

Date:Sat. June 21st, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  
Description: Nanaimo: Bring on the sun and come out and enjoy another exciting summer of Premier Pirates Baseball!


Nanoose Monthly Market

Date:Sat. June 21st, 2014
Location:Nanoose
Categories:Festivals  Everything Else  Market  Business Events  
Craft Fair  
Description: Nanoose: There is going to be something for everyone with up to 40 unique vendors inside Nanoose Place.


Parksville Royals vs Abbotsford Cardinals

Date:Sat. June 21st, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  
Description: Parksville: Bring on the sun and come and enjoy another exciting summer of Parksville Royals Baseball!


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. June 21st, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


Relay for Life 2014: Port Alberni

Date:Sat. June 21st, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Other  Community  
Benefit | Fundraiser  
Description: Port Alberni: Relay For Life is an inspirational, non-competitive, 12-hour overnight fundraising event that brings you and your community together to celebrate life and fight cancer.


British Columbia Boys Choir & Special Guests, Abbotsford Virtuosi Present O Canada ~ Our Home

Date:Sun. June 22nd, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Choir | Vocal Ensemble  
Description: Nanaimo: The 45 youth will present the show - O Canada Our Home - Songs & Stories of Canada performing music from across Canada. See them live in concert in Nanaimo as one of three B.C. performances!


Nanaimo Pirates vs Abbotsford Cardinals

Date:Sun. June 22nd, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  
Description: Nanaimo: Bring on the sun and come out and enjoy another exciting summer of Premier Pirates Baseball!


Nanaimo Timbermen Senior A Lacrosse vs. Coquitlam

Date:Sun. June 22nd, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Sports  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: For the 2014 season, they have bolstered their roster with some of today's elite players...come down and see action packed Lacrosse for yourself!


Parksville Royals vs White Rock Tritons

Date:Sun. June 22nd, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  
Description: Parksville: Bring on the sun and come and enjoy another exciting summer of Parksville Royals Baseball!


PHC 16th Annual Home & Garden Tour

Date:Sun. June 22nd, 2014
Location:Gabriola Island
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  
Description: Gabriola Island: This day-long fundraising event offers visitors an exciting opportunity to take a self-guided tour of the selected sites, featuring uniquely designed and built homes and glorious west coast gardens.


Sunday Craft Market

Date:Sun. June 22nd, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  
Community  Market  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Port Alberni: Sunday Craft Market....every Sunday at The Harbour Quay!


Steve Earle and the Dukes in Nanaimo

Date:Mon. June 23rd, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Blues | R&B  Roots  
Description: Nanaimo: After selling out the Port Theatre in June 2011, Steve Earle and the Dukes return with a new show on June 23rd in support of Steve`s 15th album…..”The Low Highway”.


Technology Tuesday

Date:Tue. June 24th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Workshops  Technology  
Description: Nanaimo: Free drop-in technology help with a librarian!


10th Annual Salvation Army Charity Golf Classic

Date:Wed. June 25th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  Sports  
Other  Community  Religious and Spiritual  Business Events  
Benefit | Fundraiser  
Description: Nanaimo: GOLF, GOLF, GOLF! The 10th Annual Charity Golf Classic -The Salvation Army. Back at Nanaimo Golf Club!


A Health Essentials talk ~ hosted by Dr. Norm

Date:Wed. June 25th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for a fun and informative look at the magnificence of the human body.


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. June 25th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


Pine Street Work Parties at the Nanaimo Community Garden

Date:Wed. June 25th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: The Pine Street Community Garden is springing to life. Come on down to the garden on any Wednesday between 11am and 4pm and meet other volunteers and see what it’s all about.


4th Annual Lighthouse Bluegrass Festival

Date:Thu. June 26th, 2014 to Sun. June 29th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Festivals  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  
Workshops  Outdoors  Dance (Social)  Workshops  
Country | Bluegrass  
Description: Qualicum: Enjoy camping for the weekend, great bluegrass, tasty food from our vendors. Meet up with old friends, and make some new ones too. Excellent parking lot pickin, plus organized jams.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. June 27th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Scott Weiland and the Wildabouts in Nanaimo

Date:Fri. June 27th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Pop | Rock  
Description: Nanaimo: With a career spanning three decades SCOTT WEILAND rocketed to the forefront of the music world in 1992 as the former frontman for the hugely successful Stone Temple Pilots as well as supergroup Velvet Revolver.


Dave Hart at The Bayshore Restaurant

Date:Sat. June 28th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Pop | Rock  Classical  Jazz  
Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Description: Nanaimo: Int’l Music & Cuisine Nite Enjoy an evening of eclectic music from solo instrumentalist Dave Hart paired with internationally inspired cuisine. Located by the docks at Marina Side Resort.


Nanaimo Timbermen Senior A Lacrosse vs. Burnaby

Date:Sat. June 28th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Sports  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: For the 2014 season, they have bolstered their roster with some of today's elite players...come down and see action packed Lacrosse for yourself!


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. June 28th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


Sunday Craft Market

Date:Sun. June 29th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  
Community  Market  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Port Alberni: Sunday Craft Market....every Sunday at The Harbour Quay!


Parksville Royals vs Victoria Mariners

Date:Tue. July 1st, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  
Description: Parksville: Bring on the sun and come and enjoy another exciting summer of Parksville Royals Baseball!


Technology Tuesday

Date:Tue. July 1st, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Workshops  Technology  
Description: Nanaimo: Free drop-in technology help with a librarian!


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. July 2nd, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


Pine Street Work Parties at the Nanaimo Community Garden

Date:Wed. July 2nd, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: The Pine Street Community Garden is springing to life. Come on down to the garden on any Wednesday between 11am and 4pm and meet other volunteers and see what it’s all about.


5th Annual Tofino Saltwater Classic Fishing Derby

Date:Fri. July 4th, 2014 to Sun. July 6th, 2014
Location:Tofino
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  On the Water  
Other  Community  
Description: Tofino: In its fifth year, the Tofino Saltwater Classic fishing derby was created by the National Hockey League's (NHL) Brendan Morrison as a fundraiser for Tofino community initiatives.


Ecstatic Dance

Date:Fri. July 4th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  
Workshops  Other  Dance (Social)  Community  
Health & Wellness  Religious and Spiritual  Indie | Folk  World  
Fitness and Recreation Classes  
Description: Nanaimo: Ecstatic Dance like nobody is watching! This movement practice is energetic, fun and transformative. This class is for every body regardless of age, injury or experience.


Nanaimo Dragonboat Festival

Date:Fri. July 4th, 2014 to Sun. July 6th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Festivals  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  
On the Water  Community  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Description: Nanaimo: The 12th annual 2014 Save On Foods Nanaimo Dragon Boat Festival - more teams, more festivities and more to celebrate. Awakening of the Dragon Ceremony, non-stop entertainment, fabulous food & shopping.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. July 4th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Pacific Rim Summer Festival 2014

Date:Fri. July 4th, 2014 to Sun. July 6th, 2014
Location:Tofino
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Festivals  Everything Else  
Community  Pop | Rock  Classical  Electronic | DJ  
Jazz  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Dance (Performance)  Multicultural  Theatre  Museum  
Workshops (Arts)  Gallery | Exhibition  Literature | Poetry  Talks | Lectures  
Spoken Word  Music For Children  Arts Classes  Children's Entertainment  
Roots  
Description: Tofino: Nine days of music, dance, theatre, visuals, and art in Tofino, Ucluelet and Pacific Rim National Park!


Beaufort Gang Train Robbery

Date:Sat. July 5th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Other  Museum  
Description: Port Alberni: As the saying goes .... it's hard to keep a good robber down. The Beaufort Gang is back at it again - and if you're looking for a good time, this Train Robbery is for you.


Music By The Sea

Date:Sat. July 5th, 2014 to Mon. July 14th, 2014
Location:Bamfield
Categories:Concerts | Music  Festivals  Classical  Jazz  
Blues | R&B  
Description: Bamfield: In a ten-concert festival, for two weeks in July, a company of local, national, and international artists create a music-village by the sea in the tiny west coast village of Bamfield.


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. July 5th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


Sunday Craft Market

Date:Sun. July 6th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  
Community  Market  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Port Alberni: Sunday Craft Market....every Sunday at The Harbour Quay!


Technology Tuesday

Date:Tue. July 8th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Workshops  Technology  
Description: Nanaimo: Free drop-in technology help with a librarian!


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. July 9th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


Pine Street Work Parties at the Nanaimo Community Garden

Date:Wed. July 9th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: The Pine Street Community Garden is springing to life. Come on down to the garden on any Wednesday between 11am and 4pm and meet other volunteers and see what it’s all about.


A Health Essentials talk ~ hosted by Dr. Norm

Date:Thu. July 10th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for a fun and informative look at the magnificence of the human body.


Kirtan

Date:Fri. July 11th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Community  Health & Wellness  
Religious and Spiritual  World  Open Mic's | Karaoke  Roots  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for Kirtan, an ancient devotional music experience. Sing if you want, dance if you want, sit and soak in the sounds.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. July 11th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Pacific Rim Summer Festival 2014

Date:Fri. July 11th, 2014 to Sun. July 13th, 2014
Location:Tofino
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Festivals  Everything Else  
Community  Pop | Rock  Classical  Electronic | DJ  
Jazz  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Dance (Performance)  Multicultural  Theatre  Museum  
Workshops (Arts)  Gallery | Exhibition  Literature | Poetry  Talks | Lectures  
Spoken Word  Music For Children  Arts Classes  Children's Entertainment  
Roots  
Description: Tofino: Nine days of music, dance, theatre, visuals, and art in Tofino, Ucluelet and Pacific Rim National Park!


Dave Hart at The Bayshore Restaurant

Date:Sat. July 12th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Pop | Rock  Classical  Jazz  
Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Description: Nanaimo: Int’l Music & Cuisine Nite Enjoy an evening of eclectic music from solo instrumentalist Dave Hart paired with internationally inspired cuisine. Located by the docks at Marina Side Resort.


Nanaimo Pirates vs Langley Blaze

Date:Sat. July 12th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  
Description: Nanaimo: Bring on the sun and come out and enjoy another exciting summer of Premier Pirates Baseball!


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. July 12th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


Quality Foods Canadian Open Sandsculpting Competition & Exhibition

Date:Sat. July 12th, 2014 to Sun. August 17th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Festivals  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  
Outdoors  Sports  Other  Community  
Gallery | Exhibition  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Parksville: Sculptors have 24 hours over three days to create their masterpieces from just sand and water...and a lot of ingenuity!


Oceanside Skim BC Skim Fun At Qualicum Beach Beach Day

Date:Sun. July 13th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Sports  On the Water  
Community  
Description: Qualicum: Come and enjoy some Flatland Skimboarding Fun, Watch the Pro's demonstrate their skills, bring your board and join the fun or try out our boards. Our Oceanside Skim BC Team will be there to help you!


Parksville Royals vs Langley Blaze

Date:Sun. July 13th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  
Description: Parksville: Bring on the sun and come and enjoy another exciting summer of Parksville Royals Baseball!


Silly Boat Regatta

Date:Sun. July 13th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  
Outdoors  On the Water  Community  Benefit | Fundraiser  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  Blues | R&B  Dance (Performance)  
Multicultural  Children's Entertainment  
Description: Nanaimo: Coast Capital Savings & the Nanaimo Child Development Centre (NCDC) welcome you to the 30h Annual Silly Boat Regatta! Don't miss this great family-centred fundraising event in support of the CDC.


Sunday Craft Market

Date:Sun. July 13th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  
Community  Market  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Port Alberni: Sunday Craft Market....every Sunday at The Harbour Quay!


Technology Tuesday

Date:Tue. July 15th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Workshops  Technology  
Description: Nanaimo: Free drop-in technology help with a librarian!


Nanaimo Pirates vs Victoria Mariners

Date:Wed. July 16th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  
Description: Nanaimo: Bring on the sun and come out and enjoy another exciting summer of Premier Pirates Baseball!


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. July 16th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


Pine Street Work Parties at the Nanaimo Community Garden

Date:Wed. July 16th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: The Pine Street Community Garden is springing to life. Come on down to the garden on any Wednesday between 11am and 4pm and meet other volunteers and see what it’s all about.


Ecstatic Dance

Date:Fri. July 18th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  
Workshops  Other  Dance (Social)  Community  
Health & Wellness  Religious and Spiritual  Indie | Folk  World  
Fitness and Recreation Classes  
Description: Nanaimo: Ecstatic Dance like nobody is watching! This movement practice is energetic, fun and transformative. This class is for every body regardless of age, injury or experience.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. July 18th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Pacific Rim Summer Festival 2014

Date:Fri. July 18th, 2014 to Sun. July 20th, 2014
Location:Tofino
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Festivals  Everything Else  
Community  Pop | Rock  Classical  Electronic | DJ  
Jazz  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Dance (Performance)  Multicultural  Theatre  Museum  
Workshops (Arts)  Gallery | Exhibition  Literature | Poetry  Talks | Lectures  
Spoken Word  Music For Children  Arts Classes  Children's Entertainment  
Roots  
Description: Tofino: Nine days of music, dance, theatre, visuals, and art in Tofino, Ucluelet and Pacific Rim National Park!


9th Annual Lions International Kite Fest

Date:Sat. July 19th, 2014 to Sun. July 20th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Festivals  Everything Else  Community  
Children's Entertainment  
Description: Parksville: 9th Annual Lions International Kite Fest Don’t miss one of the best day’s out in the family calendar-it’s free! The Parksville Lions International Kite Fest, now in it’s 9th year, is extraordinary!


Nanaimo Timbermen Senior A Lacrosse vs. New Westminster

Date:Sat. July 19th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Sports  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: For the 2014 season, they have bolstered their roster with some of today's elite players...come down and see action packed Lacrosse for yourself!


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. July 19th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


Jazz, Tea & Cheesecake

Date:Sun. July 20th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Community  Culinary  
Jazz  
Description: Parksville: Our 9th annual celebration of the "Standards". Featuring the Arntzens "Black Stick Band" PLUS "Company B" Many cows for scenery, Bring lawn chairs and sunhat.


Sunday Craft Market

Date:Sun. July 20th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  
Community  Market  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Port Alberni: Sunday Craft Market....every Sunday at The Harbour Quay!


Amos Lee in Nanaimo

Date:Mon. July 21st, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Roots  
Description: Nanaimo: Singer and songwriter Amos Lee is hitting the road in celebration of his fifth studio album, Mountains of Sorrow, Rivers of Song, a full ten years after his debut in 2004.


Technology Tuesday

Date:Tue. July 22nd, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Workshops  Technology  
Description: Nanaimo: Free drop-in technology help with a librarian!


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. July 23rd, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


Pine Street Work Parties at the Nanaimo Community Garden

Date:Wed. July 23rd, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: The Pine Street Community Garden is springing to life. Come on down to the garden on any Wednesday between 11am and 4pm and meet other volunteers and see what it’s all about.


2014 Nanaimo Marine Festival and International World Bathtub Race

Date:Fri. July 25th, 2014 to Sun. July 27th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Festivals  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Sports  
On the Water  Other  Community  Parades  
Description: Nanaimo: Four full days of fun and activities for the young, old and in-between, family oriented and held in NANAIMO, the Sun-Porch of Canada, the Jewel of the West and the Bathtub Racing Capital of the World!


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. July 25th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Ukee Days 2014

Date:Fri. July 25th, 2014 to Sun. July 27th, 2014
Location:Ucluelet
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Festivals  Sports | Recreation  
Everything Else  Outdoors  On the Water  Community  
Market  Parades  Pop | Rock  Jazz  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  Dance (Performance)  Craft & Hobby  
Craft Fair  Ska l Reggae  Music For Children  Children's Entertainment  
Description: Ucluelet: 3 days of festivities for the whole family including logger sports, live music and entertainment, beer gardens, KidZone, contests and competitions and much more!


42nd Annual St. Mark's Fair

Date:Sat. July 26th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Community  
Benefit | Fundraiser  Country | Bluegrass  Dance (Performance)  Craft & Hobby  
Craft Fair  Music For Children  Children's Entertainment  Celtic  
Description: Qualicum: Join over 140 vendors, and thousands of visitors, at our 42nd St. Mark's Fair! Antiques, collectables, crafts, jewellery, baking, clothing, books, kids events, music, Beverage Garden and Big Grill!


Dave Hart at The Bayshore Restaurant

Date:Sat. July 26th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Pop | Rock  Classical  Jazz  
Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Description: Nanaimo: Int’l Music & Cuisine Nite Enjoy an evening of eclectic music from solo instrumentalist Dave Hart paired with internationally inspired cuisine. Located by the docks at Marina Side Resort.


Nanaimo Timbermen Senior A Lacrosse vs. Burnaby

Date:Sat. July 26th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Sports  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: For the 2014 season, they have bolstered their roster with some of today's elite players...come down and see action packed Lacrosse for yourself!


Nanoose Monthly Market

Date:Sat. July 26th, 2014
Location:Nanoose
Categories:Festivals  Everything Else  Market  Business Events  
Craft Fair  
Description: Nanoose: There is going to be something for everyone with up to 40 unique vendors inside Nanoose Place.


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. July 26th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


The Qualicum Beach Community Fair

Date:Sat. July 26th, 2014 to St. Mark's Fair
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Festivals  Everything Else  
Home & Garden  Community  Health & Wellness  Market  
Benefit | Fundraiser  Indie | Folk  Craft & Hobby  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: Take in all the excitement! 42nd Anniversary of VI's largest community Fair! 140+ vendors and 10K visitors. Want it? Need it? It's here! Food, kids' fun, antiques, books, clothing, treasures, crafts.


Sunday Craft Market

Date:Sun. July 27th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  
Community  Market  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Port Alberni: Sunday Craft Market....every Sunday at The Harbour Quay!


Technology Tuesday

Date:Tue. July 29th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Workshops  Technology  
Description: Nanaimo: Free drop-in technology help with a librarian!


A Health Essentials talk ~ hosted by Dr. Norm

Date:Wed. July 30th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for a fun and informative look at the magnificence of the human body.


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. July 30th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


Pine Street Work Parties at the Nanaimo Community Garden

Date:Wed. July 30th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: The Pine Street Community Garden is springing to life. Come on down to the garden on any Wednesday between 11am and 4pm and meet other volunteers and see what it’s all about.


Coombs Bluegrass Festival 2014

Date:Thu. July 31st, 2014 to Sun. August 3rd, 2014
Location:Coombs
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Festivals  Everything Else  Workshops  
Country | Bluegrass  
Description: Coombs: 36th Annual Bluegrass Festival, all acoustic music. Premium Bluegrass bands from down south, the best parkin lot pickin ever. Join us for a weekend of excellent bluegrass.


Ecstatic Dance

Date:Fri. August 1st, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  
Workshops  Other  Dance (Social)  Community  
Health & Wellness  Religious and Spiritual  Indie | Folk  World  
Fitness and Recreation Classes  
Description: Nanaimo: Ecstatic Dance like nobody is watching! This movement practice is energetic, fun and transformative. This class is for every body regardless of age, injury or experience.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. August 1st, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Sebastian Bach in Concert

Date:Fri. August 1st, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Pop | Rock  Punk | Metal  
Description: Nanaimo: Bach's signature vocals are heard as he performs the Skid Row hit list, which includes "Youth Gone Wild", "18 and Life", "I Remember You", "Slave to the Grind" and "Monkey Business".


Pirate Train

Date:Sat. August 2nd, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Other  Museum  
Description: Port Alberni: Arrgh Matey - hide your gold and hide your doubloons for our first ever Pirate Train.


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. August 2nd, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


Sunday Craft Market

Date:Sun. August 3rd, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  
Community  Market  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Port Alberni: Sunday Craft Market....every Sunday at The Harbour Quay!


The Brickyard Beast

Date:Sun. August 3rd, 2014
Location:Gabriola Island
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Sports  
Description: Gabriola Island: One of the toughest 10K road races in Canada.


Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo: 35th Anniversary Tour in Nanaimo

Date:Mon. August 4th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Pop | Rock  
Description: Nanaimo: As their thirty-three-year anniversary approaches, Benatar and Giraldo still hit the road every summer, thrilling audiences just as they always have.


Technology Tuesday

Date:Tue. August 5th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Workshops  Technology  
Description: Nanaimo: Free drop-in technology help with a librarian!


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. August 6th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


Pine Street Work Parties at the Nanaimo Community Garden

Date:Wed. August 6th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: The Pine Street Community Garden is springing to life. Come on down to the garden on any Wednesday between 11am and 4pm and meet other volunteers and see what it’s all about.


A Health Essentials talk ~ hosted by Dr. Norm

Date:Thu. August 7th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for a fun and informative look at the magnificence of the human body.


Kirtan

Date:Fri. August 8th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Community  Health & Wellness  
Religious and Spiritual  World  Open Mic's | Karaoke  Roots  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for Kirtan, an ancient devotional music experience. Sing if you want, dance if you want, sit and soak in the sounds.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. August 8th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Beaufort Gang Train Robbery

Date:Sat. August 9th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Other  Museum  
Description: Port Alberni: As the saying goes .... it's hard to keep a good robber down. The Beaufort Gang is back at it again - and if you're looking for a good time, this Train Robbery is for you.


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. August 9th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


Kidfest

Date:Sun. August 10th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Festivals  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  
Other  Community  
Description: Parksville: KIDFEST is a family day filled with fun and entertainment for children. Kidfest has been going on for 20 years, totally run by volunteers who give of their time throughout the year. Check it out


Sunday Craft Market

Date:Sun. August 10th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  
Community  Market  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Port Alberni: Sunday Craft Market....every Sunday at The Harbour Quay!


Technology Tuesday

Date:Tue. August 12th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Workshops  Technology  
Description: Nanaimo: Free drop-in technology help with a librarian!


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. August 13th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


Pine Street Work Parties at the Nanaimo Community Garden

Date:Wed. August 13th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: The Pine Street Community Garden is springing to life. Come on down to the garden on any Wednesday between 11am and 4pm and meet other volunteers and see what it’s all about.


Ecstatic Dance

Date:Fri. August 15th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  
Workshops  Other  Dance (Social)  Community  
Health & Wellness  Religious and Spiritual  Indie | Folk  World  
Fitness and Recreation Classes  
Description: Nanaimo: Ecstatic Dance like nobody is watching! This movement practice is energetic, fun and transformative. This class is for every body regardless of age, injury or experience.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. August 15th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


VIEX 2014

Date:Fri. August 15th, 2014 to Sun. August 17th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Festivals  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  
Other  Community  Pop | Rock  Blues | R&B  
Description: Nanaimo: Our country Fair is more than just entertainment. The one value we truly exhibit is Family. At our Fair, everyone of every age can participate!


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. August 16th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


The Teddy Bear Picnic

Date:Sat. August 16th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Other  
Museum  
Description: Port Alberni: Teddy Bear approved activities, along with a steam train, steam sawmill and guided tours.


Sunday Craft Market

Date:Sun. August 17th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  
Community  Market  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Port Alberni: Sunday Craft Market....every Sunday at The Harbour Quay!


Tofino Lantern Festival 2014

Date:Sun. August 17th, 2014
Location:Tofino
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Festivals  Everything Else  Community  
Parades  Workshops (Arts)  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Tofino: The Tofino Lantern Festival is our 'signature' community event & fundraiser, drawing the young and old with an unbelievable variety of hand made lanterns.


Technology Tuesday

Date:Tue. August 19th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Workshops  Technology  
Description: Nanaimo: Free drop-in technology help with a librarian!


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. August 20th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


Pine Street Work Parties at the Nanaimo Community Garden

Date:Wed. August 20th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: The Pine Street Community Garden is springing to life. Come on down to the garden on any Wednesday between 11am and 4pm and meet other volunteers and see what it’s all about.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. August 22nd, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Beaufort Gang Train Robbery

Date:Sat. August 23rd, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Other  Museum  
Description: Port Alberni: As the saying goes .... it's hard to keep a good robber down. The Beaufort Gang is back at it again - and if you're looking for a good time, this Train Robbery is for you.


Nanoose Monthly Market

Date:Sat. August 23rd, 2014
Location:Nanoose
Categories:Festivals  Everything Else  Market  Business Events  
Craft Fair  
Description: Nanoose: There is going to be something for everyone with up to 40 unique vendors inside Nanoose Place.


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. August 23rd, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


Sunday Craft Market

Date:Sun. August 24th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  
Community  Market  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Port Alberni: Sunday Craft Market....every Sunday at The Harbour Quay!


Technology Tuesday

Date:Tue. August 26th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Workshops  Technology  
Description: Nanaimo: Free drop-in technology help with a librarian!


A Health Essentials talk ~ hosted by Dr. Norm

Date:Wed. August 27th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for a fun and informative look at the magnificence of the human body.


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. August 27th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


Pine Street Work Parties at the Nanaimo Community Garden

Date:Wed. August 27th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Home & Garden  Community  
Description: Nanaimo: The Pine Street Community Garden is springing to life. Come on down to the garden on any Wednesday between 11am and 4pm and meet other volunteers and see what it’s all about.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. August 29th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Antique Truck Show at the McLean Mill National Historic Site

Date:Sat. August 30th, 2014 to Sun. August 31st, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Trade Shows | Expo  Museum  
Description: Port Alberni: Take a trip back in time at this fascinating display of antique trucks, trucks...and more trucks!


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. August 30th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


Sunday Craft Market

Date:Sun. August 31st, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  
Community  Market  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Port Alberni: Sunday Craft Market....every Sunday at The Harbour Quay!


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. September 3rd, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. September 5th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Alberni Pacific Railway Fall Steam Specials

Date:Sat. September 6th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Other  
Museum  
Description: Port Alberni: Come Ride the Rails on the Alberni Pacific Railway. You're in for a Big Time traveling through the Alberni Valley Heritage Network!


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. September 6th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


Sunday Craft Market

Date:Sun. September 7th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  
Community  Market  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Port Alberni: Sunday Craft Market....every Sunday at The Harbour Quay!


A Health Essentials talk ~ hosted by Dr. Norm

Date:Wed. September 10th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for a fun and informative look at the magnificence of the human body.


Fall Wine Steam Train

Date:Wed. September 10th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Museum  Wine  
Description: Port Alberni: What's a great way to celebrate Fall? Why...a Fall Wine Steam Train of course.


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. September 10th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. September 12th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. September 13th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


World Paddle for the Planet Day

Date:Sat. September 13th, 2014
Location:Tofino
Categories:Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  On the Water  
Other  Community  
Description: Tofino: Paddlers of all types of craft around the world are invited to pick a change they want to see, paddle for that change then commit to it until the change becomes reality!


Sunday Craft Market

Date:Sun. September 14th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  
Community  Market  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Port Alberni: Sunday Craft Market....every Sunday at The Harbour Quay!


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. September 17th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. September 19th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Nanoose Monthly Market

Date:Sat. September 20th, 2014
Location:Nanoose
Categories:Festivals  Everything Else  Market  Business Events  
Craft Fair  
Description: Nanoose: There is going to be something for everyone with up to 40 unique vendors inside Nanoose Place.


Old Time Fiddle Jamboree

Date:Sat. September 20th, 2014
Location:Coombs
Categories:Concerts | Music  Sports | Recreation  Dance (Social)  Country | Bluegrass  
Open Mic's | Karaoke  
Description: Coombs: A full afternoon of great old-time fiddling and country music performed by local and visiting artists followed by an evening of all comers jamming hosted by the Coombs Old Time Fiddlers.


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. September 20th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


Sunday Craft Market

Date:Sun. September 21st, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  
Community  Market  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Port Alberni: Sunday Craft Market....every Sunday at The Harbour Quay!


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. September 24th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


A Health Essentials talk ~ hosted by Dr. Norm

Date:Thu. September 25th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for a fun and informative look at the magnificence of the human body.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. September 26th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Italian Wine Steam Train

Date:Sat. September 27th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Culinary  Museum  
Wine  
Description: Port Alberni: Celebrate this year's grape harvest with a celebration of italian lifestyle, featuring the best of Italian culture with music, food and wine.


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. September 27th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


Sunday Craft Market

Date:Sun. September 28th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Everything Else  Outdoors  
Community  Market  Craft & Hobby  
Description: Port Alberni: Sunday Craft Market....every Sunday at The Harbour Quay!


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. October 1st, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. October 3rd, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. October 4th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


A Health Essentials talk ~ hosted by Dr. Norm

Date:Wed. October 8th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for a fun and informative look at the magnificence of the human body.


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. October 8th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


Boz Scaggs "The Memphis Tour" in Nanaimo

Date:Thu. October 9th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Pop | Rock  Jazz  
Description: Nanaimo: His explorations in blues and R&B, rock and jazz have produced lasting work and a career that has brought with it acclaim, a loyal following, and an enduring respect among musicians.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. October 10th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. October 11th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. October 15th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. October 17th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Nanoose Monthly Market

Date:Sat. October 18th, 2014
Location:Nanoose
Categories:Festivals  Everything Else  Market  Business Events  
Craft Fair  
Description: Nanoose: There is going to be something for everyone with up to 40 unique vendors inside Nanoose Place.


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. October 18th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


The Legendary Gordon Lightfoot in Nanaimo

Date:Tue. October 21st, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Indie | Folk  Roots  
Description: Nanaimo: In the music world, Gordon Lightfoot may very well be the idol of icons.


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. October 22nd, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. October 24th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. October 25th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


Elvis: The Moments

Date:Wed. October 29th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Concerts | Music  Pop | Rock  
Description: Nanaimo: Come out and enjoy an evening of Elvis music with international Multi-Award-winning Elvis Tribute Artist Pete Paquette


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. October 29th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


A Health Essentials talk ~ hosted by Dr. Norm

Date:Thu. October 30th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for a fun and informative look at the magnificence of the human body.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. October 31st, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Parksville Lioness Xmas Craft Fair

Date:Sat. November 1st, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Benefit | Fundraiser  Craft Fair  
Description: Parksville: Parksville Lioness Christmas Craft Fair is now in its 16th year! With 80 Crafters, it's the Lioness' Best Fundraiser!


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. November 1st, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. November 5th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


Christmas Presence

Date:Fri. November 7th, 2014 to Sun. November 9th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Community  Market  
Craft & Hobby  Craft Fair  
Description: Port Alberni: CHRISTMAS PRESENCE: The BIG craft fair at Glenwood Centre in Port Alberni.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. November 7th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. November 8th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


A Health Essentials talk ~ hosted by Dr. Norm

Date:Wed. November 12th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for a fun and informative look at the magnificence of the human body.


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. November 12th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


Christmas In Coombs

Date:Fri. November 14th, 2014 to Sun. November 16th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Craft & Hobby  Craft Fair  
Description: Parksville: Christmas In Coombs Craft Fair.Warm,cozy atmosphere. FREE admission. Lots of Parking. Don't miss this one.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. November 14th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. November 15th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. November 19th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. November 21st, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. November 22nd, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


A Health Essentials talk ~ hosted by Dr. Norm

Date:Wed. November 26th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for a fun and informative look at the magnificence of the human body.


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. November 26th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


Last Stop Craft Market

Date:Fri. November 28th, 2014 to Sun. November 30th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Everything Else  Craft & Hobby  Craft Fair  
Description: Port Alberni: Last Stop for Christmas gifts. Pick up all those last minute gifts you need.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. November 28th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. November 29th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. December 3rd, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. December 5th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. December 6th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


The Santa Train

Date:Sat. December 6th, 2014 to Sun. December 7th, 2014
Location:Port Alberni
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Sports | Recreation  Outdoors  Other  
Museum  
Description: Port Alberni: Don't miss this special holiday run on the Alberni Pacific Railway!


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. December 10th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


A Health Essentials talk ~ hosted by Dr. Norm

Date:Thu. December 11th, 2014
Location:Nanaimo
Categories:Everything Else  Health & Wellness  Workshops  
Description: Nanaimo: Join us for a fun and informative look at the magnificence of the human body.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. December 12th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. December 13th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. December 17th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. December 19th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Qualicum Beach Farmers Market:: Year Round!

Date:Sat. December 20th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Arts | Entertainment  Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Market  
Talks | Lectures  Craft Fair  
Description: Qualicum: If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the Qualicum Beach Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Memorial Ave and the Train Crossing. Over 75 specialist producers currently attend the market!


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. December 24th, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. December 26th, 2014
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


Parksville Qualicum Beach Oneness Blessing Circle

Date:Wed. December 31st, 2014
Location:Parksville
Categories:Everything Else  Religious and Spiritual  
Description: Parksville: Welcome to our weekly Oneness Blessing Circle. Expand your consciousness in the company of like-minded others. We invite you to be part of the change you want to see in the world.


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. January 2nd, 2015
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. January 9th, 2015
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. January 16th, 2015
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. January 23rd, 2015
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. January 30th, 2015
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:Fri. February 6th, 2015
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


One More Sandbar Friday Night

Date:One More Sandbar Friday Night
Location:Qualicum
Categories:Concerts | Music  Everything Else  Culinary  Pop | Rock  
Country | Bluegrass  Indie | Folk  World  Blues | R&B  
Choir | Vocal Ensemble  Roots  
Description: Qualicum: "Another Sandbar Friday Night" with Peter Mason


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