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Vancouver Island Events

Jan 26, 2019
Jan 1, 2019 to Apr 10, 2019
100

Take the 100 Day ART Challenge – January 1 – April 10th by creating something every day. Paint, sketch, photograph, write, just create in a way that feels right for you and post it daily. Don’t give up even if you miss a day or two. Keep at it. You’ll be amazed at the progress you make during the 100 days.
Post your creation each day for all to enjoy and to watch the progress.
www.facebook.com/groups/623072704791065/ or type in 100 Day Art Challenge– Ladysmith Waterfront Gallery 2019 in the search lin...more info
Category:Art
Start:Jan 1, 2019
End:Apr 10, 2019
Time:11:00am - 4:00pm
Location:Different locations throughout the community
Phone:250-245-1252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 17, 2019 to Feb 20, 2019
cr

The Members’ Show is a joint partnership between the CRAG and the CR Arts Council and is a celebration of the many artists that are a part of the Campbell River and area community. We welcome submissions from members of both the CRAG and the CR Arts Council in all media. The exhibition offers us the opportunity to showcase the many talented artists that live among us, as well as to serve the community by offering critiques, and professional development for artists of all levels.
Opening Reception: January...more info
Category:Art
Start:Jan 17, 2019
End:Feb 20, 2019
Time:Various - See Website
Address:1235 Shoppers Row Campbell River
Location:Campbell River Art Gallery
Cost:See Website
Phone:2502872261
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 9, 2019 to Jan 31, 2019
art

A collection of works by local artists including, Dennis Brown.
Show runs Monday-Friday, 9-5pm
January 9-January 31
Opening Reception January 10, 7-9pm
78 Wharf Street Gallery
Category:Art
Start:Jan 9, 2019
End:Jan 31, 2019
Time:9:00am - 5:00pm
Address:78 Wharf Street Nanaimo
Location:78 Wharf Street Gallery
Cost:Free
Phone:250-729-3947
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 26, 2019
train

Come see the impressive displays by the North Island Model Railroaders and the ICaTS (Island Construction and Trucking Show) at the Museum for this weekend only!
Category:Events
Date:Jan 26, 2019
Time:12:00pm - 5:00pm
Address:470 Island Highway Campbell River,
Location:Campbell River Museum
Cost:$7 – $20
Phone:2502873103
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 26, 2019
train

Come see the impressive displays by the North Island Model Railroaders and the ICaTS (Island Construction and Trucking Show) at the Museum for this weekend only!
Category:Events
Date:Jan 26, 2019
Time:12:00pm - 5:00pm
Address:470 Island Highway Campbell River,
Location:Campbell River Museum
Cost:$7 – $20
Phone:2502873103
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 26, 2019
sheets

TWO WOMEN, ONE LIFE-CHANGING ENCOUNTER: “BETWEEN THE SHEETS” OPENS JAN. 25th AT WESTERN EDGE THEATRE
Nanaimo’s Western Edge Theatre continues its 15th Anniversary season with “Between the Sheets” by Jordi Mand, an explosive drama about two women and a single night that changes their lives.
Set in a grade three classroom on parent-teacher night, “Between the Sheets” begins as a seemingly-innocent meeting between Marion, the mother of a special needs child, and “Miss Stewart,” her child’s teacher. Befo...more info
Category:Art
Date:Jan 26, 2019
Time:7:30pm - 9:00pm
Address:25 Victoria Road Nanaimo
Location:Harbour City Theatre
Cost:$12 – $24
Phone:250-816-6459
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 26, 2019
cards

Canasta at Nanoose Place every Thursday & Sunday 7-9 PM. See website for more.
Category:Events
Date:Jan 26, 2019
Time:7-9 PM
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Centre
Website:Open Site
 
Jan 26, 2019
cloud

Caring for your parents or elderly relatives? Learn how to be happier and healthier during your caregiving journey. Women and men welcome. Preregistration required. Contact Saskia Jennings (647) 528-2037.
Category:Workshop
Date:Jan 26, 2019
Time:10:00am - 12:00pm
Address:#1 - 534 Pioneer Crescent Parksville
Location:Pioneer Wellness Centre
Cost:$25
Website:Open Site
 
Jan 26, 2019
Holographic Healing with the Merkabah (part 2) 6 hours $77.00-Jan 26th Bring a lunch.
The Melchizedek Method demonstrates and teaches the skill of holographically removing any part of the body, outer bodies and thought programming into the higher dimensions to be cleansed and healed, and then returned into the physical completely perfect. Holographic healing and rejuvenation is a skill all human beings will practice in the future, according to Thoth, and will be instrumental in ridding this planet of illness and disease.
During the workshop, Carol introduces the Holographic Body Computer thr...more info
Category:Workshop
Date:Jan 26, 2019
Time:10:00am - 5:00pm
Address:2331 East Wellington Road Nanaimo
Location:Unity Spiritual Centre Nanaimo
Cost:$77
Website:Open Site
 
Jan 21, 2019 to Jan 27, 2019
beth

Take the time for yourself for self-nurturing and discovery with an artists’ retreat at Nanaimo’s peaceful Bethlehem Centre from January 21-27th, 2019. We are pleased to reschedule this previously postponed December 3rd-9th, 2018 event. Our January 21-27th week-long retreat invites you to bring your genre of art into spacious creative practice and spiritual reflection with creative community at Nanaimo’s beautiful Bethlehem Centre. Located at 2371 Arbot Rd. in the tranquil lakeside woodlands of Mt. Benso...more info
Category:Events
Start:Jan 21, 2019
End:Jan 27, 2019
Time:9:00am - 5:00pm
Address:2371 Arbot Road Nanaimo
Location:Bethlehem Centre
Cost:$1200 – $1450
Phone:250-754-3254
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 26, 2019
estate

This grand opportunity 3-day sale reveals two generations of very fine furnishings in this waterfront log home to an importer of fine crystal and porcelain. It highlights a 7-foot totem pole and 1800s rocking horse, plus an invariable list of who’s who in fine crystal and porcelain, art glass, chandeliers and figurines. Other prominent items include a Mexican saddle, mounted swordfish, decked out mobility scooter and floor model grandfather clock.
Category:Events
Date:Jan 26, 2019
Time:9:00am - 5:00pm
Location:Private Residence – Lantzville
Website:Open Site
 
Jan 25, 2019 to Jan 26, 2019
sale

Our client’s at 850 Ocean Place are having an ESTATE SALE on Friday and Saturday from 8 - Noon.
The house has SOLD and everything in the ESTATE must GO! Items for sale include sofas, chairs, coffee tables, side tables, lamps, dish sets, Oak dining table and chairs, Oak kitchen table and 6 chairs, tea trolley, china cabinets, set of cooking pots, Bedroom furniture, trundle day bed, Outdoor furniture, ladders and tools, lawnmowers, landscaping tools, records, stereo equipment, electric fireplace, a and a ...more info
Category:Garage Sale
Start:Jan 25, 2019
End:Jan 26, 2019
Time:8 - Noon
Address:850 Ocean Place, Parksville
 
Jan 26, 2019
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:Jan 26, 2019
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
 
Jan 26, 2019
play

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:Jan 26, 2019
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
 
Jan 26, 2019
kom

What is Kombucha? Kombucha is a fermented tea, rich in probiotics and beneficial enzymes. This ancient drink is thought to have many health benefits: digestive aid, immunity booster and detoxification enhancer. Learn about the health benefits of kombucha, sample different batches, and go home with your own batch of kombucha ready to ferment! Class includes samples of various kombucha teas and flavoured kombucha.
You will learn…
The complete kombucha process
Flavouring ideas/techniques
health benefits ...more info
Category:Events
Date:Jan 26, 2019
Time:2:00pm - 4:00pm
Address:7220 Royal Dr. Lantzville,
Location:Modern Roots Nutrition
Cost:$60
Phone:250-619-6273
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 26, 2019
komb

What is Kombucha? Kombucha is a fermented tea, rich in probiotics and beneficial enzymes. This ancient drink is thought to have many health benefits: digestive aid, immunity booster and detoxification enhancer. Learn about the health benefits of kombucha, sample different batches, and go home with your own batch of kombucha ready to ferment! Class includes samples of various kombucha teas and flavoured kombucha.
You will learn…
The complete kombucha process
Flavouring ideas/techniques
health benefits...more info
Category:Workshop
Date:Jan 26, 2019
Time:2:00pm - 4:00pm
Address:7220 Royal Dr. Lantzville
Location:Modern Roots Nutrition
Cost:$60
Phone:250-619-6273
Website:Open Site
 
Jan 26, 2019 to Jan 27, 2019
This grand opportunity 3-day sale reveals two generations of very fine furnishings in this waterfront log home to an importer of fine crystal and porcelain. It highlights a 7-foot totem pole and 1800s rocking horse, plus an invariable list of who’s who in fine crystal and porcelain, art glass, chandeliers and figurines. Other prominent items include a Mexican saddle, mounted swordfish, decked out mobility scooter and floor model grandfather clock.
Category:Events
Start:Jan 26, 2019
End:Jan 27, 2019
Time:9:00am - 4:00pm
Location:Private Residence – Lantzville
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 26, 2019
sno

Join us for a kickin’ evening of hot country mixed with a bit of Top 40 with one of the island’s top bands, Boondock! Here’s your chance to bust out the Daisy Dukes, the sleeveless plaid shirts and the cowboy boots for our annual Snodeo aka Mountain Country Night! Boondock hits the stage at 9.30pm led by singing sensation Amanda Usher. No cover charge! Make sure you have two valid pieces of ID! Yee haw, see ya at Ted’s for Snodeo!
Category:Concerts
Date:Jan 26, 2019
Time:9:30pm
Address:Strathcona Parkway Campbell River/Courtenay
Location:Mount Washington Alpine Resort
Cost:See Website
Phone:338-1386
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 26, 2019
lions

Meat Draws every Saturday at the Rocking Horse Pub from 3:00 to 5:00 pm (except for summer break)
Category:Events
Date:Jan 26, 2019
Time:3 - 5 PM
Address:2038 Sanders Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Rocking Horse Pub
Website:Open Site
 
Jan 26, 2019
union

Every Saturday, fundraiser for the Pythian Sisters.
Category:Art
Date:Jan 26, 2019
Time:3:00pm - 8:00pm
Address:5467 Island Highway S Union Bay,
Location:Highwayman Saloon
Cost:No Cover
Phone:335-0256
Website:Open Site
 
Jan 26, 2019
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:Jan 26, 2019
Time:8:30am - 12:00pm
Address:644 Memorial Avenue, Qualicum Beach
Location:Qualicum Beach Community Hall
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
 
Jan 22, 2019 to Jan 27, 2019
rail

Rainshadow Art Exhibition at The MAC

An exhibition of watercolour paintings by Errington painter Kimberly Miller, featuring beautiful landscapes and florals from the Mount Arrowsmith watershed region.

A sense of home.

This group of paintings is inspired by the setting that means the most to me: home. I live where the farmland meets the forest and the salmon streams meet the mighty Englishman River. Evidence of the giant old growth forest still exists in this area, where settlers long ago recogni...more info
Category:Art
Start:Jan 22, 2019
End:Jan 27, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville
Location:The MAC - McMillan Arts Centre
Cost:See Website
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 22, 2019 to Jan 30, 2019
mac

Rainshadow Art Exhibition at The MAC

An exhibition of watercolour paintings by Errington painter Kimberly Miller, featuring beautiful landscapes and florals from the Mount Arrowsmith watershed region.

A sense of home.

This group of paintings is inspired by the setting that means the most to me: home. I live where the farmland meets the forest and the salmon streams meet the mighty Englishman River. Evidence of the giant old growth forest still exists in this area, where settlers long ago recogniz...more info
Category:Art
Start:Jan 22, 2019
End:Jan 30, 2019
Time:Tues-Sun 10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville
Location:McMillan Arts Centre
Cost:See Website
Website:Open Site
 
Jan 26, 2019
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:Jan 26, 2019
Time:Various
Address:737 Jones Street Qualicum Beach
Location:Ravensong Aquatic Centre
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 26, 2019
red

Red Cross AED/CPR C

Save a life when only seconds count. Get trained. This course is required for lifeguards and health care professionals. Topics covered are CPR and blocked airways for adults, children and infants and an introduction to automated external defibrillators (AED). Qualicum Commons, on Saturday, January 26th from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Cost is $73.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-248-3252 to pre-register. View recreation programs online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Workshop
Date:Jan 26, 2019
Time:9:00a-3:00p
Address:744 Primrose Street, Qualicum Beach
Location:Qualicum Commons
Cost:$73
Website:Open Site
 
Jan 26, 2019
red

Red Cross Emergency First Aid with AED/CPR

Be prepared and get trained in first aid skills. Training includes home hazards, accident prevention, safety education, CPR, first aid skills for common emergencies and automated external defibrillators (AED). Retraining is recommended every three years. Qualicum Commons, on Saturday, January 26th from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, cost is $86.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-248-3252 to pre-register. View recreation programs online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Workshop
Date:Jan 26, 2019
Time:9:00am - 5:00pm
Address:744 Primrose Street, Qualicum Beach
Location:Qualicum Commons
Cost:$86
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 26, 2019 to Jan 27, 2019
red

Red Cross Standard First Aid with AED/CPR

Be prepared; get trained with a two day course in first aid and cardiopulmonary (CPR C) skills. Training includes home hazards, accident prevention, safety education, CPR level C, first aid skills for common emergencies and automated external defibrillators (AED). Retraining is recommended every three years.

Qualicum Commons, on Saturday and Sunday, January 26th and 27th from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, cost is $159.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-248-3...more info
Category:Art
Start:Jan 26, 2019
End:Jan 27, 2019
Time:9:00am - 5:00pm
Address:744 Primrose Street, Qualicum Beach
Location:Qualicum Commons
Cost:$159
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 26, 2019
Royal Tea Party & Skate

Bring out your inner royal and come skating at Oceanside Place Arena on Saturday January 26th from 2:00 to 3:30 pm. Make a craft and participate in a tea party. Prince and princess or other royal costumes welcome. Regular admission.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks 250-248-3252 or view skate and swim schedules online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation
Category:Family
Date:Jan 26, 2019
Time:2:00pm - 3:30pm
Address:830 West Island Highway, Parksville
Location:Oceanside Place Arena
Cost:Regular Admission
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 26, 2019
school

For grades 7, 8 & 9. Games, field trips and music allow youth to express themselves and develop friendships.
Category:Family
Date:Jan 26, 2019
Time:3:30pm - 6:30pm
Address:245 Hirst Ave W Parksville,
Location:SOS Child, Youth & Family Centre
Cost:Free
Phone:250-248-2093 ext. 249
Website:Open Site
 
Jan 26, 2019
n

The last Saturday of every month will be a themed Drop-In! The regular exploration of the studio will still be available with the themed activity as a bonus to our many hands-on science exhibits. This month explore our hands-on activities related to space! Our usual great exhibits will also be available. Saturday 10:00am to noon. $5/child (adults free). All ages welcome. No pre-registration necessary.
Category:Events
Date:Jan 26, 2019
Time:10:00am - 12:00pm
Address:4355 Jingle Pot Road, room 101 Nanaimo
Location:NS3’s Science Studio
Cost: $5/child (adults free
Phone: 1-778-268-2289
Website:Open Site
 
Jan 23, 2019 to Feb 6, 2019
i

Winter Wonderland Art Show runs December 6th, 2018 to February 6th 2019.
Part of Art @ Vancouver Island Conference Centre presented by Nanaimo Arts Council.
Open to the public Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm at the Pipers Lagoon Lobby in the Conference Centre main level – 80 Commercial Street, Nanaimo.
Category:Art
Start:Jan 23, 2019
End:Feb 6, 2019
Time:8:30am - 4:30pm
Address:101 Gordon St Nanaimo
Location:Vancouver Island Conference Centre
Cost:Free
Phone:250-729-3947
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email


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