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Vancouver Island Events

Oct 23, 2018
Oct 23, 2018
Ballroom Dancing in Nanoose Place. Visit website for more.
Category:Events
Date:Oct 23, 2018
Time:7-9 PM
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Center
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 23, 2018
tai

Chair Tai Chi at Nanoose Place Community Centre each Tues. See website for details.
Category:Events
Date:Oct 23, 2018
Time:10-11 AM
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Center
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 11, 2018 to Oct 28, 2018
ap

Echo Players is proud to present its first production of the season "Enchanted April"

"Enchanted April", indeed! We begin our story in England, February 1922. It's damp, dreary, depressing, soggy, foggy and, and well, just downright miserable. Relationships inside Lotty and Mellersh Wilton's household mirrors this unhappy, gloomy weather. All seems hopeless until Lotty accidentally spots a small ad in the 'Times' for a month's let in a small Italian castle that promises 'wisteria and sunshine'.

She b...more info
Category:Theatre
Start:Oct 11, 2018
End:Oct 28, 2018
Time:Tues. - Sat. 7:30pm; Sunday matinees 2:00pm
Address:110 West 2nd Ave., Qualicum Beach
Location:Village Theatre
Cost:Adult - $23, Senior - $20, Group (10+) - $19, Student - $14
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 23, 2018
hand

Connect with others and learn about services, supports and activities for your family. SOS takes care of dinner while you spend quality time with your family.
Tuesdays in Qualicum Beach from 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Pre-registration is required.
Category:Art
Date:Oct 23, 2018
Time:4:30pm - 7:00pm
Address:744 Primrose Street Room 9 Qualicum Beach
Location:Qualicum Commons
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 1, 2018 to Oct 27, 2018
ART

Fall Juried Art Show from October 1 through 27, with an opening reception, meet and great tea on October 3 at 2pm.
Category:Events
Start:Oct 1, 2018
End:Oct 27, 2018
Time:10:30am - 4:30pm
Address:122 Fern Road West Qualicum Beach
Location:The Old School House Arts Centre
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 23, 2018
yoga

Discover the simple and effective techniques of Sahaja Yoga Meditation that allow us to face ourselves, achieve balance, master stress, and improve our health. Shri Mataji, the founder of Sahaja Yoga Meditation, has developed a method that is based on ancient knowledge and works for modern day people of all ages and walks of life.
Our events are always free. For more information call us at (250)954-5040 or visit our website at www.freemeditation.com
Category:Events
Date:Oct 23, 2018
Time:10:00am - 11:00am
Address:211 Fern Road W Qualicum Beach
Location:Rotary House
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 23, 2018
pgosa

Mixed doubles play on three courts, balls provided, some spare paddles available. Program restricted to current PGOSA members. Cost is $4.00 per session.
Category:Events
Date:Oct 23, 2018
Address:Oceanside Elementary School , Parksville
Cost: $4.00 per session.
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 23, 2018
art

The 10 weeks/ 20 sessions---two sessions a week would start on Tuesday, January 9 and run until Thursday March 30----if I read my calendar correctly. If the RDN event is not free then we would move back by one session.

Fees are set at $50 for the 20 sessions---or roughly $2.50 a session. A great combined workout and social get together....we will also accept a (pgosa member only) drop-in at $5 for the session
Category:Events
Date:Oct 23, 2018
Time:2 - 3 PM
Location:Arbutus Meadows
Cost:$50 for 20 sessions
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 23, 2018
bike

Intermediate Cycling with PGOSA.

Category:Events
Date:Oct 23, 2018
Time:10:00 am-1:00 pm
Location:Parksville Civic Centre
Cost:See website for membership info.
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 23, 2018
bare

This class offers dedicated students finer instruction aimed at gaining further clarity of Iyengar Yoga. Standing poses, seated poses, twists, balancing postures, shoulder stand and the practice of deep relaxation/pranayama. This class also begins the exploration into the arm and shoulder work necessary to perform Salamba Sirsasana – Headstand.
Students $13, Seniors $15, General $17 – 6 & 12 class punch cards available
Category:Art
Date:Oct 23, 2018
Time:4:30pm - 5:15pm
Address:#203 - 891 Island Hwy West Parksville
Location:Bare Roots Natural Health & Yoga Centre
Cost:$17
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 23, 2018
bare

Continues from the Yoga Fundamentals class series. Deepens the foundation of Iyengar Yoga standing poses as well as continued development of the seated poses, twists, balancing postures, shoulder stand and deep relaxation. The benefits include increased mobility, stability and strength. Yoga philosophy is introduced. These classes are suitable for all beginning students in Iyengar Yoga. Minimum of 6 months regular attendance is recommended before moving to Level 1/2.
Students $13, Seniors $15, General $...more info
Category:Workshop
Date:Oct 23, 2018
Time:9:30am - 10:45am
Address:#203 - 891 Island Hwy West Parksville,
Location:Bare Roots Natural Health & Yoga Centre
Cost:$17
Phone:2509542273
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 23, 2018
Fun activities inspire confidence, healthy relationships and community awareness. Nutritious snacks are provided as well as transportation from Oceanside and Springwood Elementary Schools to the Community Services Centre in Parksville. Pre-registration is required.
Category:Art
Date:Oct 23, 2018
Time:3:00pm - 5:00pm
Address:245 Hirst Ave W Parksville,
Location:SOS Child, Youth &Family Centre
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 23, 2018
Would you like to learn nonviolent communication techniques and practice these skills in a safe environment with like-minded people?
Nonviolent Communication theory supposes conflicts arise from individual or group attempts to fulfill universal human needs such as safety, belonging or autonomy. Unfortunately, we sometimes use ‘violent’ strategies such as blaming or judging to try to satisfy our unmet needs. NVC offers guidance in ‘empathetically listening and honestly expressing’ using four conversational components:
1. Observations
2. Feelings
3. Needs
4. Requests
The four components ma...more info
Category:Workshop
Date:Oct 23, 2018
Time:6:00pm - 8:00pm
Address:6250 Hammond Bay Rd Nanaimo
Location:Vancouver Island Regional Library; Nanaimo North Boardroom
 
Oct 23, 2018
tai

Oceanside Tai Chi every Tues 9-12 AM & Friday 10-11:30 AM at Nanoose Place.
Category:Events
Date:Oct 23, 2018
Time:Various Times
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Center
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 23, 2018
yoga

Come and enjoy the Golden Shrine and grounds at the Buddhist meditation centre in Coombs, practice silence while doing self guided meditation, walking meditation, spinning the prayer wheels, lighting a butter lamp & browsing the gift shop. Give yourself some peace and space!
Thank you for any offering you are able to make. Our center operates completely through volunteer efforts and offerings.
Category:Art
Date:Oct 23, 2018
Time:11:00am - 1:00pm
Address:2800 Grafton Ave Qualicum Beach
Location:Kathok Meditation Centre
Cost:By donation
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 23, 2018
art

Paint Nite is invading bars and restaurants near you with everything you need to create a one-of-a-kind painting. We’ll guide you and your friends through two lively hours of creativity, drinking, and laughing ‘til your cheeks hurt. The best part? You don’t have to be an artist to have an amazing time.
Category:Art
Date:Oct 23, 2018
Time:6:00pm - 8:00pm
Address:#1-1600 Strougler Road Nanoose Bay,
Location:Smoke n Water
Cost:$45
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 23, 2018
Parksville Blood Donor Clinic

As we head into autumn, why not consider being someone's hero by donating blood at the Parksville blood donor clinic! An hour of your time can truly mean the world to a patient in need. Book online at blood.ca, by downloading our GiveBlood App, or by calling 1-888-236-6283. "Blood- it's in you to give."
Category:Events
Date:Oct 23, 2018
Time:12:00pm - 6:45pm
Address:132 Jensen Avenue East, Parksville
Location:Parksville Community Centre
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 23, 2018
bird

Bird walks from the Parksville Beach Community Park at 9 a.m. on Tuesdays going to different areas in and around the Parksville Qualicum Beach area. Visit their website for more info.
Category:Events
Date:Oct 23, 2018
Time:9 AM
Address:Various Locations around the Parksville Qualicum Beach Area.
Location:Parksville Beach Community Park
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 23, 2018
ball

Pickleball at Nanoose Place every Tues, Thurs & Sunday. Visit their website for more.
Category:Events
Date:Oct 23, 2018
Time:1 - 3 PM
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Centre
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 23, 2018
For grades 7, 8 & 9. Games, field trips and music allow youth to express themselves and develop friendships.
Category:Events
Date:Oct 23, 2018
Time:3:30pm - 6:30pm
Address:245 Hirst Ave W Parksville
Location:SOS Child, Youth &Family Centre
Cost:Free
 
Oct 23, 2018


Meet every Tuesday at 1pm for 6 weeks with a wind-up of prizes and refreshments.
Cost is $6.50 for the league $4 per week includes a coffee.
For more info and to sign up please call us at 250-248-6612
We look forward to a fun Fall League!
Category:Golf
Date:Oct 23, 2018
Time:1:00pm
Address:375 West Island Highway Parksville
Location:Paradise Mini Golf and Fun Park
Cost:$4 – $6.50
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 1, 2018 to Oct 27, 2018
tosh

Dawne Brandel, Patricia Carroll, Judith Crichton, Laura Hilts, Therese Johnson, Patricia Mansell, Donna McDonnell, Lynn Orriss, Jacqueline Smith, and Clare Turcott on display at TOSH from October 1 through 27, with an opening reception tea on October 3 at 2pm.
Category:Art
Start:Oct 1, 2018
End:Oct 27, 2018
Time:10:30am - 4:30pm
Address:122 Fern Road West Qualicum Beach
Location:The Old School House Arts Centre
Phone:250-752-6133
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 23, 2018
craft

Tuesday Craft Nights at Realm Food Co. Join us and the crafting community to share your creativity. Get some projects done, share ideas and motivate each other while enjoying local organic food!
Category:Workshop
Date:Oct 23, 2018
Time:6:00pm
Address:2 - 180 Craig Street, Parksville
Location:Realm Food Co.
Cost:No Cover
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 23, 2018
karate

Accepting New Students: 5:30 p.m. every Tuesday, during the school year, at Arrowview Elementary School gym,Qualicum Beach. Umi Wado Kai Karate teaches the art of self-defence, while instilling a strong sense of self-discipline, self-confidence, respect and humility. Classes are geared for ages 7 and up and emphasize skill development in a fun and interactive way. To learn more, please contact Daniel McKee at 250-650-5451.
Category:Workshop
Date:Oct 23, 2018
Time:5:30pm
Address:747 Jones Street Qualicum Beach
Location:Qualicum Beach Civic Centre
Cost:Email for Details
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 1, 2018 to Oct 31, 2018
halloween

For the month of October, our pumpkin patch is open daily. We grow all of the Pumpkins here so that you can pick them off the vine. There is a variety of sizes to choose from. The Pumpkin Patch is also a popular setting for Fall Photos so, don’t forget your camera.
While you’re here don’t forget the Barnyard, your children will delight at the antics of the baby goats and cheer at the challenge of catching the baby chicks. There are lovable, huggable rabbits, portly pigs, daffy ducks, and even shy s...more info
Category:Events
Start:Oct 1, 2018
End:Oct 31, 2018
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:1692 Errington Road Errington
Location:Tiger Lily Farm
Cost:see website
Phone:250-248-2408
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 23, 2018
pgosa

Look for sessions of Walking Soccer at Arbutus Meadows, Nanoose starting Sept 20. The event will be held each Tuesday and Thursday during the fall. No experience needed... if you can walk and use your feet - you can play. No Contact! No Running! Lots of Banter...
Just bring some water and a white or black T-shirt (re setting up sides).
It's a great day at the Arbutus Meadows Event Centre, and it's only $65 for the season!
Category:Art
Date:Oct 23, 2018
Time:2-3:15 pm
Location:Arbutus Meadows Event Centre
Cost:$65 for the season
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 23, 2018
sing

It's Karaoke at the Gun! Come join Debra & friends, show off your pipes, get in on prizes and the "cash wall" and enjoy free pool.  EVERY Tuesday at 9pm
Category:Events
Date:Oct 23, 2018
Time:9:00pm
Address:163 Alberni Highway Parksville
Location:The Rod & Gun Pub
Cost:No Cover
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 23, 2018
ball

Swing by the Coombs Fairgrounds Gymnasium every Tuesday night for FREE drop-in basketball from 6:30-7pm. All equipment is provided. All you need to do is show up ready to play.
Category:Family
Date:Oct 23, 2018
Time:6:30pm
Address:1014 Ford Road, Coombs
Location:Coombs Fairgrounds Gymnasium
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email


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