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Vancouver Island Events

Oct 4, 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 3, 2019 to Oct 7, 2019
friends

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:Events
Start:Oct 3, 2019
End:Oct 7, 2019
 
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 4, 2019
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:Oct 4, 2019
Time:1pm – 4pm
Address:240 Lions Way, Qualicum Beach
Location:Lighthouse Community Centre
Name:Sheila
Phone:250 757 8307
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 4, 2019
dan

Regarded as a leading light in acoustic music, with a firm reputation for making festivals buzz, holding crowds in his palm, dropping jaws and breaking guitars wherever he goes. Tickets $20 at Cranky Dog Music, Heaven on Earth, Errington Store. $5 at the door for youth ages 6-12, free under age 6. $22.50 online at ErringtonHall.Tickit.ca. Yummy baked treats and Creekmore’s coffee available. www.ErringtonHall.ca
Category:Concerts
Date:Oct 4, 2019
Time:8:00pm
Address:1390 Errington Road Errington,
Location:Errington War Memorial Hall
Cost:$20
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 4, 2019
Daniel Champagne in Concert at the Errington Hall

‘Daniel Champagne exudes a natural ease on stage, as he sings poignant lyrics and beautifully crafted melodies that invariably whisk the heart up with grand romanticism. Coupled with an exhilarating guitar talent that transcends mere acoustic playing to replicate a whole band, Champagne is just magical’ (themusic.com.au)

Now regarded as a leading light in acoustic music, with a firm reputation for making festivals buzz, holding crowds in his palm, dropping jaws and breaking guitars wherever he goes. Daniel Champagne has relocated to North...more info
Category:Concerts
Date:Oct 4, 2019
Time:Doors 7:30pm; Show 8:00pm
Address:1390 Errington Rd, Errington, BC
Location:Errington War Memorial Hall
Cost:$20 in stores; $22.50 online
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 4, 2019
pgosa

The group meets at the Main #1 Parking Lot at Rathtrevor Park. The walk takes less than an hour of easy walking.
Category:Art
Date:Oct 4, 2019
Time:9:30 am - 10:30 am
Address:Rathtrevor Park, Parksville
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 4, 2019
curl

Nanoose Place - Floor Curling every Monday & Friday
Category:Events
Date:Oct 4, 2019
Time:1-3 PM
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Center
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 4, 2019
friends

Connection, support, discussion and resources about
Mental Health in a safe and caring environment.
11am – 3pm every Friday at Qualicum Commons.
Category:Workshop
Date:Oct 4, 2019
Time:11:00am - 3:00pm
Address:744 Primrose Street Qualicum Beach
Location:Qualicum Commons
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 4, 2019
food

Friday Night Platters
Every Friday Night starting at 5pm
Category:Events
Date:Oct 4, 2019
Time:Starting at 5 PM
Address:3730 Fairwinds Drive, Nanoose Bayt
Location:Fairwinds Bar & Grill
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 4, 2019
Glow Golf at Arrowsmith Golf Course

Toga Party Glow Golf Event - Super glow yourself and bring your own flashlight!

Your fun evening includes:
5:30 pm Buffet dinner
6:20 pm Putting Contest
7:00 Shotgun start
9:00 Dessert and prizes

Details:
9 Holes
$44 Members, $56 Non-members
4 person teams
Includes: Golf, 1 Glow ball, 2 Glow sticks and prizes!

Prizes for:
- Best Dressed Couple
- Most Fun Team
- Most Glowing Team
- and much more!
Category:Events
Date:Oct 4, 2019
Time:5:30pm
Address:2250 Fowler Road, Qualicum Beach
Location:Arrowsmith Golf & Country Club
Cost:$44 Members, $56 Non-Members
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 4, 2019
ball

A few young players [under age 69] have been asked to play on Friday to make sure we have 14 on each team. The following youth players have been drafted and a couple of old guys from the Wednesday League:
Harry [the kid] Lowe - To Hawks
Merv Brandel - to Hawks
Rob [the terrible teen] Jonas - to Demons
John [boy] Lund - to Orcas
Buzzy - to Demons
Norm [boy wonder] Joyce - to Orcas

Why 14 Players per team?
We have quite a number of players taking vacations from 2 to 4 weeks on each team so we are a...more info
Category:Events
Date:Oct 4, 2019
Time:9 AM -Noon
Location:Arbutus Meadows
Cost:See website
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 4, 2019
kids

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:Oct 4, 2019
Time:3:00pm - 5:00pm
Address:245 Hirst Ave W Parksville,
Location:SOS Child, Youth & Family Centre
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 4, 2019
cloud

Ladies Sew-In for the Missions
Category:Events
Date:Oct 4, 2019
Time:10am – 11am
Address:2462 Nanoose Rd
Location:Evangelical Free Church of Canada
 
Oct 4, 2019
smoke

Live Music at Smoke n Water

Come on down to Smoke n Water for live music every Friday and Saturday.

To see who is playing please visit www.facebook.com/smokenwaterbc/events.

Reservations are recommend for dinner!
Category:Concerts
Date:Oct 4, 2019
Time:7:00pm
Address:1600 Stroulger Road, Parksville
Location:Smoke 'N Water @ Pacific Shores Resort & Spa
Cost:No Cover
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 4, 2019
music

Music Trivia at The Shady Waterfront Restaurant & Pub.
Category:Events
Date:Oct 4, 2019
Time:7:00pm
Address:3109 W Island Hwy, Qualicum Beach
Location:The Shady Waterfront Restaurant & Pub
Cost:No Cover
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 4, 2019
fit

Nanoose Place Fitness, every Mond, Weds & Friday.
Category:Events
Date:Oct 4, 2019
Time:9-10 am
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Center
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 3, 2019 to Oct 12, 2019
treasure

'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...more info
Category:Art
Start:Oct 3, 2019
End:Oct 12, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Website:Open Site
 
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 4, 2019
cloud

Oceanside Caregivers Support meets
(every 1st and 3rd Friday)
at The Gardens (across from Legion)Qualicum Beach

To provide comfort, care, support and resources for our Caregivers taking care of loved ones and to help the Caregivers navigate the medical system.
Category:Workshop
Date:Oct 4, 2019
Time:1:00pm
Address:650 Berwick Rd. N Qualicum Beach
Location:Gardens at Qualicum Beach
Name:Carol and Fred Dowe
Phone:250-752-2104
 
Oct 4, 2019
rail

Every Friday. Providing professional therapy sessions – physical exercise, speech, music and art therapy and caregivers’ counselling.
Category:Events
Date:Oct 4, 2019
Time:11:00am
Address:921 Wembley Rd. Parksville
Location:St. Columbia Church Hall
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 4, 2019
tai

Oceanside Tai Chi every Tues 9-12 AM & Friday 10-11:30 AM at Nanoose Place.
Category:Events
Date:Oct 4, 2019
Time:Various Times
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Center
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 4, 2019
mic

Have you got three songs you want to sing/play in front of a welcoming audience? Original or cover songs – doesn’t matter. Either by yourself or with a few friends – doesn’t matter. Acoustic or electric – doesn’t matter. Even if you’re just getting started – you know the drill – it just doesn’t matter. We will accept and encourage all forms and genres of musical style. We will provide the PA systems and mics (or you can just sing without any amplification if you prefer). We will also have a keyboard and d...more info
Category:Events
Date:Oct 4, 2019
Time:7:00pm - 10:00pm
Address:#8 464 Island Highway East Parksville
Location:Ground Zero Acoustic Lounge
Cost:$5 admission (performers are free)
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 4, 2019
pgosa

The PGOSA table located in the Oceanside Place Arena at Wembley Mall can be a very busy place, signing up members. Also sales and lots of Information about PGOSA. Download and complete this Membership Form and bring it to the PGOSA table to save some time.
We welcome you to our very special community of active seniors!
Category:Events
Date:Oct 4, 2019
Time:9:00-11:00 am
Address:Wembley Mall , Parksville
Location:Oceanside Place Arena
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 4, 2019
prime

Enjoy our fabulous Prime Rib Dinner with all the fixin’s. After 4:20.
Category:Events
Date:Oct 4, 2019
Time:4:15pm
Address:5467 Island Highway S Union Bay
Location:Highwayman Saloon
 
Oct 4, 2019
Hillbilly concertos, Appalachian grooves… infamous folkie Rick Scott and young keyboard ace Nico Rhodes combine folk, blues, jazz and humour in an unforgettable musical alchemy.
BC Hall of Fame folkie and young keyboard ace join forces for an intergenerational smorgasbord of roots, rhythm and groove! What do you get when you combine a veteran roots artist with a rising star, seasoned expertise and youthful exuberance, old school groove with Broadway chops?
Rick and Nico blur all boundaries, in a word, they cook!
Category:Concerts
Date:Oct 4, 2019
Time:7:00pm - 9:30pm
Address:#8 464 Island Highway East Parksville
Location:Ground Zero Acoustic Lounge
Cost:$20
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 4, 2019
Hillbilly concertos, Appalachian grooves… infamous folkie Rick Scott and young keyboard ace Nico Rhodes combine folk, blues, jazz and humour in an unforgettable musical alchemy.
BC Hall of Fame folkie and young keyboard ace join forces for an intergenerational smorgasbord of roots, rhythm and groove! What do you get when you combine a veteran roots artist with a rising star, seasoned expertise and youthful exuberance, old school groove with Broadway chops?
Rick and Nico blur all boundaries, in a word, they cook!
Category:Concerts
Date:Oct 4, 2019
Time:7:00pm - 9:30pm
Address:#8 464 Island Highway East Parksville
Location:Ground Zero Acoustic Lounge
Cost:$20
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 4, 2019
girls

For grades 7, 8 & 9. Games, field trips and music allow youth to express themselves and develop friendships.
Category:Family
Date:Oct 4, 2019
Time:3:30pm - 6:30pm
Address:245 Hirst Ave W Parksville
Location:SOS Child, Youth & Family Centre
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 4, 2019
tec

Beginning September 13/2019, the Technology Learning Centre (TLC) in Parksville is offering free technology workshops every Friday morning for adult residents of Parksville/Qualicum. Each Friday workshop is one hour in length and focuses on a particular piece of technology. Individual technology support is available after each workshop. See our monthly technology workshops calendar at www.oblt.ca/tlc
Category:Workshop
Date:Oct 4, 2019
Time:9:30am - 10:30am
Address:494 Bay Avenue Parksville
Location:The Family Place
Cost:free
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 4, 2019
Twoonie Teen Swim
Fridays at Ravensong Aquatic Centre from 7:00-9:00 pm are reserved for the teens. Admission is now only $2 until Friday, June 29th.
Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks 250-752-5014 or view skate and swim schedules online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Events
Date:Oct 4, 2019
Time:7:00pm - 9:00pm
Address:737 Jones Street, Qualicum Beach
Location:Ravensong Aquatic Centre
Cost:$2
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 4, 2019
Usui Reiki Class Level 1

Workshop fee includes manual for Usui Reiki First Degree. Additional class material to be purchased by each student: The Original Reiki Handbook by Dr. Mikao Usui, Author Frank Arjava Petter which can be ordered at www.amazon.ca. Prerequisite: none.

Workshop fee $325 includes manual, water, tea and snacks. $100 deposit required at registration, to register message or email info@whisperingwoodsholistic.com. Registration deadline Is September 25th 2019.
Category:Workshop
Date:Oct 4, 2019
Time:9:30am - 4:30pm
Address: 868 Ballenas Road West, Parksville
Location:Whispering Woods Holistic
Cost:$325
Website:Open Site
 
Oct 4, 2019 to Oct 6, 2019
cloud

Usui Reiki Class Level 1

Workshop fee includes manual for Usui Reiki First Degree. Additional class material to be purchased by each student: The Original Reiki Handbook by Dr. Mikao Usui, Author Frank Arjava Petter which can be ordered at www.amazon.ca. Prerequisite: none.

Workshop fee $325 includes manual, water, tea and snacks. $100 deposit required at registration, to register message or email info@whisperingwoodsholistic.com. Registration deadline Is September 25th 2019.
Category:Events
Start:Oct 4, 2019
End:Oct 6, 2019
Time:9:30am - 4:30pm
Address:868 Ballenas Road West, Parksville
Location:Whispering Woods Holistic
Cost:$325


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