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Vancouver Island Events

Oct 1, 2019
Sep 28, 2019 to Oct 12, 2019
art

3,2,1-Create Exhibition

This exhibition will be open at the MAC from Sep 7 through Oct 12. The MAC is open Tue-Sun 10-4.

Over the past decade, the three artists have been working together. The photographer, Don Zeghers, takes artistic photos during vacations and daily events that often inspire Krista Zeghers and Coreen Zerr. Together the three artists will confer on various photos that can be combined or altered to produce a new image. Sometimes the photographer will go out and purposefully find pho...more info
Category:Art
Start:Sep 28, 2019
End:Oct 12, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 1, 2019 to Oct 7, 2019
Active Aging Week

Inspire wellness with free activities all week from October 1 to 7 in celebration of active aging. Local resources will be showcased and older adults are invited to try a fitness or yoga class, spinning or model railroad club or take a brain and nutrition workshop and much more.

Free events will be posted online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation. Or call 250-248-3252.
Category:Art
Start:Oct 1, 2019
End:Oct 7, 2019
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 1, 2019
music

Ballroom Dancing in Nanoose Place. Visit website for more.
Category:Events
Date:Oct 1, 2019
Time:7-9 PM
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Center
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 1, 2019
Participants are welcomed into an inclusive and positive learning environment where individual needs and physical constraints are addressed by trained instructors.One’s balance dexterity and fluidity will be improved as one becomes more comfortable with the set.
Category:Workshop
Date:Oct 1, 2019
Time:5:30pm - 7:30pm
Address:133 McMillan Street Parksville
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (MAC)
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 1, 2019
cardio

Cardio Dance Club is a follow-along dance fitness workout that fuses athletic dance and fun, high-energy music. It will get you sweating, raise your heart rate, and get your body working and booty shaking. Dance Club is approachable to all people, of all ages and fitness levels and is always easy to follow.

The songs include recent hits from the radio, but also some throwback favourites. Classes include hip hop, top 40, R&B, and songs from around the world too (such as K-Pop from Korea, and Lati...more info
Category:Workshop
Date:Oct 1, 2019
Time:6:00pm
Address:#5-464 Island Hwy E, Parksville, BC
Location:FLUID Fitness
Cost:$10
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 1, 2019
tai

Chair Tai Chi at Nanoose Place Community Centre each Tues. See website for details.
Category:Events
Date:Oct 1, 2019
Time:10-11 AM
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Center
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 1, 2019
addict

Weekly drop-in support group for people caring for someone experiencing mental health and/or addiction issues.
Category:Workshop
Date:Oct 1, 2019
Time:6:00pm - 7:00pm
Address:136 East Hirst Avenue Parksville
Location:Forward House
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 1, 2019
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 1, 2019
Time:4:30pm - 7:00pm
Address:744 Primrose Street Room 9 Qualicum Beach
Location:Qualicum Commons
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 1, 2019
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 1, 2019
Address:Oceanside Elementary School , Parksville
Cost: $4.00 per session.
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 1, 2019
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 1, 2019
Time:2 - 3 PM
Location:Arbutus Meadows
Cost:$50 for 20 sessions
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 1, 2019
bike

Intermediate Cycling with PGOSA.

Category:Events
Date:Oct 1, 2019
Time:10:00 am-1:00 pm
Location:Parksville Civic Centre
Cost:See website for membership info.
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 1, 2019
Mini Golf Event for Youth & Adults

Youth 11 to 18 years and adults are invited to the annual mini golf event on Tuesday, October 1 from 4:00 to 6:00 pm. This event has been connecting youth and adults for over 10 years and is now part of the Active Aging Week celebration. Free registration is courtesy of Paradise Adventure Mini Golf. Space is limited, pre-registration is required.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-248-3252 to pre-register. View recreation programs online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Family
Date:Oct 1, 2019
Time:4:00pm - 6:00pm
Address:375 Island Highway W., Parksville, BC
Location:Paradise Adventure Mini Golf & Fun Park
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 1, 2019
Celebration of Seniors

Seniors are invited to join MLA Michelle Stilwell for tea and treats
to celebrate International Day of Older Persons and National Seniors Day

Doors open at 1:45pm
Category:Events
Date:Oct 1, 2019
Time:2:00pm - 3:30pm
Address:747 Jones Street Qualicum Beach
Location:Qualicum Beach Civic Centre
Cost:Free
 
Sep 28, 2019 to Oct 12, 2019
art

'Nature's Hidden Treasures' Exhibition by Rich Williams

This exhibition will be open at the MAC from Sep 7 through Oct 12. The MAC is open Tue-Sun 10-4.

Rich Williams' work is primarily in acrylics and watercolour, and covers a cross-section of subjects such as landscapes, structures, boats, florals and abstracts.

From a very early age Rich was interested in art. Studying art in high school only tweaked his interest more. He attended S.A.I.T., taking first-year Architectural Technology where he l...more info
Category:Art
Start:Sep 28, 2019
End:Oct 12, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 1, 2019
cloud

First Tuesday of each month. Those newly diagnosed or affected, their family & friends are welcome.
Category:Workshop
Date:Oct 1, 2019
Time:7:00pm
Address:650 Berwick Rd N Qualicum Beach,
Location:The Gardens at Qualicum Beach
Phone:250-752-7489
 
Oct 1, 2019
tai

Oceanside Tai Chi every Tues 9-12 AM & Friday 10-11:30 AM at Nanoose Place.
Category:Events
Date:Oct 1, 2019
Time:Various Times
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Center
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 1, 2019
An RLC Park Naturalist will show you the trails, unique aspects, and opportunities in some of the region’s best natural areas. This tour is great for both newcomers and those who are familiar but maybe haven’t fully explored our local RDN Parks and Trails. In celebration of Active Aging Week, this program is free with registration. Wednesday, October 2 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-248-3252 to pre-register. View recreation programs online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Events
Date:Oct 1, 2019
Time:4:00pm - 6:00pm
Address:1563 Stewart Road Nanoose Bay,
Location:Moorecroft Regional Park
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 1, 2019
ball

Pickleball at Nanoose Place every Tues, Thurs & Sunday. Visit their website for more.
Category:Events
Date:Oct 1, 2019
Time:1 - 3 PM
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Centre
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 1, 2019
taco

Yes… it’s Taco Tuesday here at your local Rumhouse! Your choice of either soft or hard shell tacos… just $4 each or 3 for $10.
Category:Events
Date:Oct 1, 2019
Time:11:00am
Address:5467 Island Highway S Union Bay
Location:Highwayman Saloon
Cost:$4 each or 3 for $10.
 
Oct 1, 2019
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 1, 2019
Time:6:00pm
Address:2 - 180 Craig Street, Parksville
Location:Realm Food Co.
Cost:No Cover
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 1, 2019
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 1, 2019
Time:5:30pm
Address:747 Jones Street Qualicum Beach,
Location:Qualicum Beach Civic Centre
 
Oct 1, 2019
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 1, 2019
Time:9:00pm
Address:163 Alberni Highway Parksville
Location:The Rod & Gun Pub
Cost:No Cover
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 1, 2019
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 1, 2019
Time:6:30pm
Address:1014 Ford Road, Coombs
Location:Coombs Fairgrounds Gymnasium
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email


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