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Vancouver Island Events

Nov 10, 2018
Nov 10, 2018
cards

Canasta at Nanoose Place every Thursday & Sunday 7-9 PM. See website for more.
Category:Events
Date:Nov 10, 2018
Time:7-9 PM
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Centre
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 1, 2018 to Dec 6, 2018
cardio

Cardio Dance Club: Errington Series

We are excited to offer this FUN fitness class again starting in October. Cardio Dance Club is a follow-along dance fitness class. It is open to all skill and fitness levels. So get your groove on and follow along as our instructor, Jen deHaan, guides you through a series of choreographed dance moves. Each class will feature a mix of modern radio hits and old-school classics. Jen's enthusiasm will encourage you to get your heart rate up and your feet moving.
Category:Workshop
Start:Nov 1, 2018
End:Dec 6, 2018
Time:6:30pm - 7:30pm
Address:1390 Errington Rd, Errington
Location:Errington War Memorial Hall
Cost:$70/10 classes; $12 drop-in; $90/10-class punch pass
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 10, 2018 to Nov 12, 2018
art

Darrel Hancock Pottery 6th Annual Christmas Sale

You are invited to bring your friends and family to the Darrel Hancock Pottery 6th Annual Christmas sale Nov. 9th to 12th & Nov. 16th to 18th, 2018. While you view the Galley take time to enjoy ongoing pottery demonstrations, complimentary refreshments and enter to win a door prize. Print the attached invitation and bring it for $5 off a purchase of $50 or more. We are wheelchair accessible.
Category:Markets
Start:Nov 10, 2018
End:Nov 12, 2018
Time:10:00am - 5:00pm
Address:3505 Harris Cres, Qualicum Beach
Location:Darrel Hancock Pottery
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 10, 2018
yoga

Progressing from the Yoga Fundamentals class series, this class 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 $...more info
Category:Workshop
Date:Nov 10, 2018
Time:10:00am - 11:15am
Address:#203 - 891 Island Hwy West Parksville
Location:Bare Roots Natural Health & Yoga Centre
Cost:$17
Phone:2509542273
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 10, 2018
Kadence is a new duo that plays a wide veriety of music like jazz, swing, folk, celtic, and bluegrass. These young musicians are very accomplished artist. Both of them teach fiddle groups at Cross Canada Fiddle and both have private fiddle and violin students. The duo covers tunes as well as writes them. The instrumentation is fiddle, guitar, and piano.
Category:Art
Date:Nov 10, 2018
Time:8:00pm
Address:4 Church St Nanaimo
Location:The White Room
Cost:By Donation
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 10, 2018
On Saturday, November 10th, join us at the museum to celebrate the 5th day of Diwali, the Hindu festival of light. The 5th day of Diwali traditionally celebrates the relationship between brothers and sisters, perfect for family time at the Museum! This is the last event in the Kids Celebrate! Saturdays series.
From 11:00am to 2:00pm, visitors can:
Watch the Lights for Gita short film in the Kids Celebrate! exhibit
Learn about geometric, colourful Rangoli patterns with the lightbox in Kids Celebrate!
Try drawing your own Rangoli pattern in chalk on our mini slates!
Colour in Diwali-themed ...more info
Category:Family
Date:Nov 10, 2018
Time:11:00am to 2:00pm
Address:100 Museum Way Nanaimo
Location:Nanaimo Museum
Cost:Admission by donation.
Phone:250-753-1821
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 10, 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:Family
Date:Nov 10, 2018
Time:3:00pm - 5:00pm
Address:245 Hirst Ave W Parksville
Location:SOS Child, Youth & Family Centre
Cost:Free
Phone:250-248-2093
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 10, 2018
xmas

Knox 14th Annual Perfect Gift Christmas Craft Fair

This large, popular, family event presents a great variety of Crafts, Food and Artisan creations offering many original gift selections for all ages.

Get an early start on your Christmas shopping as you browse through 9 rooms filled with 80 talented, local, island crafters and entrepreneurs. You're bound to find some "Perfect Gifts" for the holiday season.

The Fair offers Festive Music, a delicious Lunch of soup, sandwiches, chili and sweets at...more info
Category:Markets
Date:Nov 10, 2018
Time:9:30am - 3:30pm
Address:345 Pym Street, Parksville
Location:Knox United Church
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 10, 2018
shady

Join us on Saturday evening from 7-11pm for a great evening of live music. Come for dinner, stay and dance the night away. Adults Only, 19+.
September 22 – The Enablers
September 29 – Ginger Blonde
October 6 – Buffalo Pound
October 13 – The Enablers
October 20 – Butts Giraud & Friends Blues
October 27 – Identity Crisis
November 3 – The Kingmixers
November 10 – Ryder Bachman
November 17 – Butts Giraud & Friends Blues
November 24 – The Enablers
December 1 – Buffalo Pound
Category:Events
Date:Nov 10, 2018
Time:7:00pm - 11:00pm
Address:3109 Island Highway W Qualicum Beach
Location:Shady Rest Hotel
Cost:No Cover
Phone:(250) 752-9111
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 10, 2018
mic

Luke Blu Guthrie Live at Mount Arrowsmith Brewing

From the Comox Valley, Guthrie’s music is a clever and potent fusion of folk, funk, dark country and rock n roll.

Come grab a pint and don't miss this one!
Category:Art
Date:Nov 10, 2018
Time:6:30pm - 9:00pm
Address:425 Stanford Ave East, Parksville,
Location:Mount Arrowsmith Brewing Company
 
Nov 10, 2018
mad

SATURDAY NOVEMBER 10th
ALBUM RELEASE PARTY FOR MADELEINE’S NEW ALBUM “COTTONWOOD”
“Madeleine’s theatre background lends itself well to writing folk songs that blend elements of real life with quirky fictional characters” – Vue Weekly
“World-class music.” – The Winnipeg Free Press
​Madeleine Roger is a contemporary folksinger from Winnipeg, Canada. While accompanying herself on acoustic guitar in multiple tunings, it is her artistry as a songwriter that can silence a room, uniting her captiva...more info
Category:Concerts
Date:Nov 10, 2018
Time:7:30pm - 10:00pm
Address:#8 464 Island Highway East Parksville,
Location:Ground Zero Acoustic Lounge
Cost:$15 – $20
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 10, 2018
lions

Meat Draws every Saturday at the Rocking Horse Pub from 3:00 to 5:00 pm (except for summer break)
Category:Events
Date:Nov 10, 2018
Time:3 - 5 PM
Address:2038 Sanders Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Rocking Horse Pub
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 10, 2018
meditation

Everyone is welcome at this one hour of guided meditation. By donation. In the Buddhist tradition, offering is a part of practice. Your offering helps to maintain the beauty and the activities of the Centre and is fully appreciated.
Category:Workshop
Date:Nov 10, 2018
Time:10:00am - 11:00am
Address:2800 Grafton Ave Qualicum Beach
Location:Kathok Meditation Centre
Cost:By donation
Phone:2502404386
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 10, 2018
event

The very popular Knox “Perfect Gift” Christmas Craft Fair will be held this year on November 10, from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm at Knox United Church, 345 Pym Street in Parksville.

This Fair has become a highly anticipated event in Oceanside and for many, it is a sign that the Christmas festivities are underway. Last year, close to 2000 eager patrons from Parksville and surrounding communities took advantage of this opportunity to get a head start on their Christmas shopping and entertainment planning.

T...more info
Category:Markets
Date:Nov 10, 2018
Time:9:30AM - 3:30PM
Address:345 Pym Street, Parksville
Location:Knox United Church
Cost:Free
Phone: 250-248-3927
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 10, 2018
union

Every Saturday, fundraiser for the Pythian Sisters.
Category:Art
Date:Nov 10, 2018
Time:3:00pm - 8:00pm
Address:5467 Island Highway S Union Bay,
Location:Highwayman Saloon
Cost:No Cover
Phone:335-0256
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 10, 2018
QB%20market
Welcome to the Qualicum Beach Farmers Market - a great way to start your Saturday morning. Whether you're visiting for the first time, or are a lifelong resident, a visit to Veteran's Way and Memorial is where you'll find the best in fresh fruits, vegetables and berries, plants and cut flowers, fresh baked goods, jams and jellies, fish, chicken and pork, as well as a wide range of local crafts. Visit their website for more info.
Category:Markets
Date:Nov 10, 2018
Time:8:30am - 12:00pm
Address:644 Memorial Avenue, Qualicum Beach
Location:Qualicum Beach Community Hall
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 10, 2018
swim

Come join us for a swim on Mondays and Wednesday 8:00pm-9:00pm, as well as Saturdays 7:00am-8:00am. Register at any time by contacting c.u.at.the.pool@gmail.com.
Category:Art
Date:Nov 10, 2018
Time:Various
Address:737 Jones Street Qualicum Beach
Location:Ravensong Aquatic Centre
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 9, 2018 to Nov 11, 2018
art

Join us in the release of new work from mixed media artist Mary Lottridge and ceramic artist Ruben Galdames.
Mary’s collection is the continued exploration of her series: “Real Fake”, where she explores making
man-made objects appear truly real.
Ruben Galdames is releasing his new series of portraiture work, created in his signature ceramic medium.
For more informaton Call Gallery Merrick: 250 754 7575 or visit the website: www.gallerymerrick.com
Opening reception on Friday Nov.9, from 7pm to 9pm.
E...more info
Category:Art
Start:Nov 9, 2018
End:Nov 11, 2018
Time:11:00am - 5:30pm
Address:13 b Commercial Street Nanaimo,
Location:Gallery Merrick
Cost:Free
Phone:250 754 7575
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 10, 2018
Enjoy a free parent and tot session and Mother Goose circle time at Munchkinland, Family Place in Parksville. Join us for songs, stories and breakfast. Saturdays, Nov 3, 17, 24, Dec 1, 8, 15, and 22, 9:30 to 11:30 am. This is a free program suitable for families with children 6 years and younger. View all BLT programs online at www.oblt.ca
Category:Art
Date:Nov 10, 2018
Time:9:30am - 11:30am
Address:497 Island Hwy W Parksville
Location:Family Place
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 10, 2018
For grades 7, 8 & 9. Games, field trips and music allow youth to express themselves and develop friendships.
Category:Art
Date:Nov 10, 2018
Time:3:30pm - 6:30pm
Address:245 Hirst Ave W Parksville
Location:SOS Child, Youth & Family Centre
Cost:Free
Phone:250-248-2093
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 10, 2018
swim

Splish Splash Everyone Welcome Swim

Splish splash everyone welcome swims at Ravensong Aquatic Centre are a water adventure you don't want to miss. The lifeguards are going to bring out all the pool toys for you to enjoy. From the rope swing to the snake to the dino ribs there will be water play for everyone. Saturday, November 10th from 10:00 am to 12:00pm. Regular admission.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks 250-752-5014 or view skate and swim schedules online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Family
Date:Nov 10, 2018
Time:10:0am - 12:00pm
Address:737 Jones Street, Qualicum Beach
Location:Ravensong Aquatic Centre
Cost:Regular Admission
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 7, 2018 to Nov 11, 2018
van

Vancouver Island Juried One Act Play Festival 2018

One of the oldest and greatest traditions, ECHO Players annual Vancouver Island Juried One Act Play Festival, runs November 7th - 11th in our Village Theatre. Come join us and see an array of funny, moving, and stimulating theatre.

Nine one act plays in a variety of genres will be presented by ECHO Players; Nanaimo District Secondary School Dance Company; Hair of the Dog Productions; Courtenay Little Theatre; Yellow Point Drama Group; Geri Actors; ...more info
Category:Art
Start:Nov 7, 2018
End:Nov 11, 2018
Time:Evenings 7:30pm; Sunday matinees 2:00pm
Address:110 West 2nd Avenue, Qualicum Beach
Location:Village Theatre
Cost:$12 adults $10 seniors/students
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email


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