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Vancouver Island Events

Dec 15, 2017
Dec 15, 2017
bridge

Bridge at Lighthouse Community Centre every Friday
1 pm to 4 pm in the Seniors Room.
Call Sheila at 250 757 8307 for more info.
Category:Events
Date:Dec 15, 2017
Time:1pm – 4pm
Address:240 Lions Way, Qualicum Beach
Location:Lighthouse Community Centre
Name:Sheila
Phone:250 757 8307
Website:Open Site
 
Dec 15, 2017
yoga

Tracey has a deep interest in teaching yoga to those that are suffering from chronic pain and illness such as arthritis and other joint and muscle disorders. She has learned the importance of staying active and working with physical challenges to overcome pain. Tracey’s style of class offers meditation ideas, proper breathing techniques along with fluid body movements to get the joints mobile before stretching.
Sept 15 start Fridays 1-2:00 pm and/or Sept 20 start 10-11am *Pre-registration*

Date(s): 
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Category:Workshop
Date:Dec 15, 2017
Time:Various Times
Address:203- 891 Island Hwy West Parksville
Location:Bare Roots Natural Health and Yoga Centre
Cost:$96 for 1- 8 week session or $172 for 2-8 week sessions **Start anytime we'll pro-rate**
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 14, 2017 to Dec 16, 2017
toy

20th Annual Wooden Toy and Craft Sale by the 29th Baden-Powell Guild, raising funds to support Scouting and other charities in the Nanaimo area. Three days only.
Category:Events
Start:Dec 14, 2017
End:Dec 16, 2017
Time:9:00am
Address:3200 N. Island Hwy Nanaimo
Location:Country Club Centre
Cost:Free
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 30, 2017 to Jan 10, 2018
lights

From the last Thursday in November until January 10th, Ladysmith will be ignited with the life of thousands of twinkling Christmas lights.  Our kick-off evening starts Thurs, Nov. 30th with a parade at 6:40pm, there will also be mobile concessions, The 11th Annual Christmas Craft Fair, Starlight Shopping and more!  A magical evening to get you and your family into the Christmas spirit. See the full schedule of events at, https://www.ladysmithfol.com/

Date(s): 
Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 6:30pm
Fr...more info
Category:Events
Start:Nov 30, 2017
End:Jan 10, 2018
Time:5:00pm
Address:Downtown Ladysmith
Location:Downtown Ladysmith
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
 
Dec 15, 2017
curl

Nanoose Place - Floor Curling every Monday & Friday
Category:Events
Date:Dec 15, 2017
Time:1-3 PM
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Center
Website:Open Site
 
Dec 15, 2017
food

Friday Night Platters
Every Friday Night starting at 5pm
Category:Events
Date:Dec 15, 2017
Time:Starting at 5 PM
Address:3730 Fairwinds Drive, Nanoose Bayt
Location:Fairwinds Bar & Grill
Website:Open Site
 
Dec 15, 2017
xmas

Help Nanaimo make this the greatest Toy Drive we have had to date. Starting Nov. 16-Dec 16 you are encouraged to donate an unwrapped toy(s), gifts, books and stuffed animals for children 0-16. Gifts for our teenagers are always in need. Items can be left at the different drop off sites around town including Nanaimo Shopping Centres, Nanaimo Firehalls, Coastal Community Credit Unions, Nanaimo Museum, Wolf/Wave Radio Station to name a few. See Website for more information if needed.

Date(s): 
Thursday, N...more info
Category:Events
Date:Dec 15, 2017
Address:421 Franklyn Street Nanaimo
Location:Franklyn Street Gym
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 15, 2017
tree

The Camerata Singers present "Here We Come A-Caroling!" with special guests Fiddelium. Get into the spirit of the season with carols old and new, plus lively tunes played by Vancouver Island's premier young fiddle ensemble! From the haunting "I Wonder As I Wander" to energetic Spanish carols, from "White Christmas" to spirituals to jazz, we've got your holiday favorites covered - and a few surprises too.
Category:Concerts
Date:Dec 15, 2017
Time:7:30pm
Address:311 Fitzwilliam St Nanaimo
Location:St Andrews United Church
Cost:Adults $15.00, Children under 12 free
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 15, 2017
hip

The Community Cadence Foundation and Rogue Planet will be hosting the 4th annual Christmas charity event, Hip Hops Toys for Tots from 7:30-10:30pm. The CCF will throw a live performance event including some of the very best up and coming local Hip Hop artists, including Butterfinger Bombsquad, Teenwolf, Independent Generation and headlined by Moka Only. All proceeds from this event will go towards low-income families within the local community of Nanaimo.
Category:Events
Date:Dec 15, 2017
Time:7:30pm
Address:34 Victoria Cres. Nanaimo
Location:The Queen's
Cost:$30
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 15, 2017
milner

Milner Christmas Magic 2017, December 1-3, 8-10 & 15-20; 5:00pm - 8:30pm - last entry at 8:00pm.

The annual family festival of lights & music in the Garden! Featuring over 1 km of Festive Lights, Holiday Displays, Live Music, Refreshments, Special Christmas Gift Shop, Santa Claus, Teddy Bear Cottage, Storytelling.

Christmas Magic Musicians:
Fri Dec 1: Tangerine Swing
Sat Dec 2: Heart’s Ease
Sun Dec 3: Spare Tyme

Fri Dec 8: Qualicum Beach Ukelele Band
Sat Dec 9: Graffiti Quartet
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Category:Family
Date:Dec 15, 2017
Time:5:00pm - 8:30pm
Address:2179 West Island Hwy, Qualicum Beach
Location:Milner Gardens & Woodland
Cost:Adult $5; Children $2.50; Family (2 adults & up to 3 children/youths <19 yrs) $12
Website:Open Site
 
Dec 15, 2017
fit

Nanoose Place Fitness, every Mond, Weds & Friday.
Category:Events
Date:Dec 15, 2017
Time:9-10 am
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Center
Website:Open Site
 
Dec 15, 2017
tai

Oceanside Tai Chi every Tues 9-12 AM & Friday 10-11:30 AM at Nanoose Place.
Category:Events
Date:Dec 15, 2017
Time:Various Times
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Center
Website:Open Site
 
Dec 15, 2017
tides

The Tidesmen invite you to celebrate an "Old-Fashioned Christmas". An uplifting evening of traditional Christmas songs to evoke that old-time Christmas spirit.  What a better way to celebrate the holidays than with Vintage Christmas Songs.
Category:Concerts
Date:Dec 15, 2017
Time:7:00pm
Address:6234 Spartan Road Trinity Catholic Church Nanaimo
Location:Ecumenical Centre
Cost:$20 Adults, $5 for 16 and under
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 15, 2017
xmas

Generations Church presents our 25th Annual Singing Christmas Tree! Our giant Christmas Tree is filled with over 50 choir members singing new and old Christmas songs. Along with a drama presentation and light show, our performances are sure to get you in the Christmas spirit! This year's performance tells the story of one family's Not So Perfect Christmas, it's a story we can all relate to. 
Category:Family
Date:Dec 15, 2017
Time:4 & 7 PM
Address:1300 Princess Royal Avenue Nanaimo
Location:Generations Church
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 15, 2017
tai

Taekwondo classes Mond-Fri with Revelina Lukashuk from the Errington Taekwondo School ages 3 & UP.
5 weeks / $58 (includes uniforms)
Category:Workshop
Date:Dec 15, 2017
Time:3:30pm – 5:00pm
Address:280 Lions Way, Qualicum Beach
Location:Lighthouse Community Centre
Cost:5 weeks / $58 (includes uniforms)
Name:Revelina Lukashuk
Phone:(1-250) 954-2263
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 15, 2017
train

ECHO Players Presents: The Christmas Express by Pat Cook

Directed by Mari-Lyn Kelly. The residents of Holly are in a pre-Christmas funk - especially the train station manager Hilda, but when Leo Tannenbaum appears from nowhere on Dec 23rd, things begin to change around the Holly Railway Station.

A long defunct radio springs to life, the local carolers (notoriously awful) sound like the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, and everyone seems to be filled with Christmas spirit. Is it Leo's doing, or just a coinc...more info
Category:Theatre
Date:Dec 15, 2017
Time:Various Times
Address:110 W Second Ave, Qualicum Beach
Location:Village Theatre
Cost:$21 adults, $18 seniors, $12 students, $6 child 6 & under
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 15, 2017
weight

Weight Watchers Meetings are led by people who've succeeded on the program, so their expertise comes from real-life experience.
Category:Workshop
Date:Dec 15, 2017
Time:Various Times
Address:132 E. Jensen Ave Parksville
Location:Parksville Community & Conference Centre
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 15, 2017
skate

It is a holiday tradition to take part in this magical skating event at Oceanside Place Arena.Special lighting and décor make you feel as though you are skating on an outdoor pond at night. Even if you do not skate, come by and view the lights from the deck. Wheelchairs and strollers are welcome.Join us for a variety of public skate sessions from December 15 to 31.
Category:Family
Date:Dec 15, 2017
Time:Various Times
Address:830 Island Hwy W, Parksville
Location:Oceanside Place Arena
Cost:regular admission, some sessions are sponsored (Free)
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 12, 2017 to Dec 17, 2017
yellow

Now in its 11th year, it has become a family tradition on central Vancouver Island.  Be sure to include a performance of the Yellowpoint Christmas Spectacular as part of your holiday festivities. This year's singing and dancing extravaganza includes musical tributes to The Beatles, Nina Simone, Rod Stewart and Lady Gaga. Also Broadway showstoppers from 'Mary Poppins' and many more classical hits and Christmas favorites including the old classic ‘White Christmas’. 
Category:Concerts
Start:Dec 12, 2017
End:Dec 17, 2017
Time:Various Times
Address:125 Front Street Nanaimo
Location:The Port Theatre
Cost:See website for pricing
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 15, 2017
yoga

50+ All Levels: The Iyengar tradition of yoga can be adapted for all fitness levels. It creates strength, increased range of movement and stability. Students must be able to carry their own props and to get up and down from the floor.

Date(s): 
Friday, November 17, 2017 - 10:30am
Friday, November 24, 2017 - 10:30am
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 10:30am
Friday, December 8, 2017 - 10:30am
Friday, December 15, 2017 - 10:30am
Friday, December 22, 2017 - 10:30am
Friday, December 29, 2017 - 10:30am
Category:Workshop
Date:Dec 15, 2017
Time:10:30am
Address:203- 891 Island Hwy West Parksville
Location:Bare Roots Natural Health and Yoga Centre
Cost:Adult Drop-In $17 Seniors $15 Punch Cards & Passes available
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 15, 2017
yoga

Beginners and experienced students welcome to these classes. Everyone works to his or her own ability and comfort level.

Date(s): 
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 8:30am
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 8:30am
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 8:30am
Friday, November 17, 2017 - 8:30am
Friday, November 24, 2017 - 8:30am
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 8:30am
Friday, December 8, 2017 - 8:30am
Friday, December 15, 2017 - 8:30am
Friday, December 22, 2017 - 8:30am
Category:Workshop
Date:Dec 15, 2017
Time:8:30am
Address:830 Island Hwy W, Parksville
Location:Bare Roots Natural Health and Yoga Centre
Cost:Adult Drop-In $17 Seniors $15 Punch Cards & Passes available
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email


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