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Vancouver Island Events

Apr 5, 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
 
Apr 5, 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:Apr 5, 2019
Time:1pm – 4pm
Address:240 Lions Way, Qualicum Beach
Location:Lighthouse Community Centre
Name:Sheila
Phone:250 757 8307
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 5, 2019
red

Eagle Release - Brant Wildlife Festival

In celebration of the Brant Festival, the North Island Wildlife Recovery Centre invites you to the annual Eagle Release event from 11am to 3pm on Saturday, April 6th. Come early and explore the Centre.

Eagle Release at 2:00pm
11:30 am Live Raptor Presentation
12:30 Dr. Malcolm McAdie Eagle Talk
Turtle Town Expert
Wildlife Nature Garden

The Wildlife Centre is open 9am to 4:30pm seven days a week at 1240 Leffler Road in Errington.

$5 suggested donati...more info
Category:Events
Date:Apr 5, 2019
Time:2:00pm
Address:1240 Leffler Road, Erringto
Location:North Island Wildlife Recovery Centre
Cost:$5 suggested donation, Children 12 and under free
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 5, 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:Apr 5, 2019
Time:9:30 am - 10:30 am
Address:Rathtrevor Park, Parksville
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 5, 2019 to Apr 6, 2019
weave

Elegant Threads Show & Sale

Qualicum Weavers and Spinners are hosting a spring sale in conjunction with the Brant Festival featuring unique one of a kind hand woven clothing, household linens, hand spun yarns, knitted and felted items.

There will be demonstrations of weaving and spinning, a large silent auction of mostly members handiwork, free admission and wheel chair friendly. Open to all members of the public and especially a welcome to Brant visitors.
Category:Events
Start:Apr 5, 2019
End:Apr 6, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:: 744 Primrose Street, Qualicum Beach,
Location:Qualicum Commons
Cost:See Website
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 5, 2019
curl

Nanoose Place - Floor Curling every Monday & Friday
Category:Events
Date:Apr 5, 2019
Time:1-3 PM
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Center
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 5, 2019
food

Friday Night Platters
Every Friday Night starting at 5pm
Category:Events
Date:Apr 5, 2019
Time:Starting at 5 PM
Address:3730 Fairwinds Drive, Nanoose Bayt
Location:Fairwinds Bar & Grill
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 5, 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:Apr 5, 2019
Time:9 AM -Noon
Location:Arbutus Meadows
Cost:See website
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 5, 2019
Jane Siberry is a pure, prolific, Canadian singer-songwriter, composer, musician, record producer, poet, renowned for her hauntingly beautiful music, a signature sound that is uniquely her own, and for her unfailing artistic integrity and creative innovations.
Category:Concerts
Date:Apr 5, 2019
Time:7:00pm - 9:30pm
Address:#8 464 Island Highway East Parksville
Location:Ground Zero Acoustic Lounge
Cost:See Website
 
Apr 5, 2019
brant

Rare Birds & Wildlife with Dr. Sarah Otto - Brant Wildlife Festival

Join The Nature Trust of BC to hear Genius Award winner Dr. Sarah Otto highlight species at risk across Canada, especially birds.

-- A Brant Wildlife Festival Event --
Category:Events
Date:Apr 5, 2019
Time:6:00 pm
Address:240 Dogwood Street, Parksville
Location:Quality Resort Bayside
Cost:$10
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 5, 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:Apr 5, 2019
Time:3:00pm - 5:00pm
Address:245 Hirst Ave W Parksville,
Location:SOS Child, Youth & Family Centre
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 5, 2019
cloud

Ladies Sew-In for the Missions
Category:Events
Date:Apr 5, 2019
Time:10am – 11am
Address:2462 Nanoose Rd
Location:Evangelical Free Church of Canada
 
Apr 5, 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:Apr 5, 2019
Time:7:00pm
Address:1600 Stroulger Road, Parksville
Location:Smoke 'N Water @ Pacific Shores Resort & Spa
Cost:No Cover
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 5, 2019
music

Music Trivia at The Shady Waterfront Restaurant & Pub.
Category:Events
Date:Apr 5, 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
 
Apr 5, 2019
beer

Nanaimo Kinsmen Beer Festival is the Mid-Island’s largest celebration of local craft brews from around the Island and BC Friday, April 5, 2019, at Beban Park Social Centre, from 6 pm to 9:00 pm.
Featuring the best in craft beer from around the Vancouver Island and Canada. Check www.nanaimokinsmenbeerfest.com/breweries for the most updated list of breweries participating.
All proceeds go to the Nanaimo Kinsmen in support of the community’s greatest need. Our event and organization is 100% volunteer oper...more info
Category:Events
Date:Apr 5, 2019
Time:6:00pm - 9:00pm
Address:2300 Bowen Road Nanaimo
Location:Beban Park Social Centre
Cost:$35
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 5, 2019
fit

Nanoose Place Fitness, every Mond, Weds & Friday.
Category:Events
Date:Apr 5, 2019
Time:9-10 am
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Center
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 5, 2019
rail

Every Friday. Providing professional therapy sessions – physical exercise, speech, music and art therapy and caregivers’ counselling.
Category:Events
Date:Apr 5, 2019
Time:11:00am
Address:921 Wembley Rd. Parksville
Location:St. Columbia Church Hall
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 5, 2019
tai

Oceanside Tai Chi every Tues 9-12 AM & Friday 10-11:30 AM at Nanoose Place.
Category:Events
Date:Apr 5, 2019
Time:Various Times
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Center
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 5, 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:Apr 5, 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
 
Apr 5, 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:Apr 5, 2019
Time:9:00-11:00 am
Address:Wembley Mall , Parksville
Location:Oceanside Place Arena
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 5, 2019
prime

Enjoy our fabulous Prime Rib Dinner with all the fixin’s. After 4:20.
Category:Events
Date:Apr 5, 2019
Time:4:15pm
Address:5467 Island Highway S Union Bay
Location:Highwayman Saloon
 
Apr 5, 2019
girls

For grades 7, 8 & 9. Games, field trips and music allow youth to express themselves and develop friendships.
Category:Family
Date:Apr 5, 2019
Time:3:30pm - 6:30pm
Address:245 Hirst Ave W Parksville
Location:SOS Child, Youth & Family Centre
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 5, 2019
music

Doors: 7pm Open Stage: 7:30pm Feature ACT: Schryer, Hillhouse & Dobres: 9pm. Tickets: $10 …. Tickets on sale on Saturday March 29 at Covet (Qualicum Beach).
Category:Concerts
Date:Apr 5, 2019
Time:7:30pm
Address:211 Fern Road W Qualicum Beach,
Location:Rotary House
Cost:$10
 
Apr 5, 2019
weave

Qualicum Weavers and Spinners will be holding a spring show and sale in conjunction with the Brant Festival – featuring one of a kind unique handwoven clothing, household linens, hand spun yarns, knitted and felted items – something for everyone, using mostly natural fibres.
There will be demonstrations of weaving and spinning, a silent auction of members handiwork, free admission and is wheel chair friendly.
Category:Events
Date:Apr 5, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:744 Primrose Street Qualicum Beach
Location:The Commons (Ex Elementary School)
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
 
Feb 26, 2019 to Apr 14, 2019
two

Opening Reception: Surface Language Two Exhibition

"Surface Language Two: painting in an abstract dialect" features the work of Leona Petrak, Anne Jones and Dennis Brown.

This exhibition runs February 26 to April 14, 2019.

Join us for the Opening Reception March 2nd and meet these talented artists.

Visit our website for more details on this exhibition
Category:Art
Start:Feb 26, 2019
End:Apr 14, 2019
Time:1:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville
Location:The MAC - McMillan Arts Centre
Cost:See Website
Website:Open Site
 
Feb 15, 2019 to Apr 6, 2019
sound

Based on the true story of the Von Trapp family singers, this thrilling and inspirational family musical follows the romantic story of Captain Von Trapp and governess Maria as they fall in love and bring a family together, during the turbulent and frightening time preceeding World War II. When Nazis demand the immediate enlistment of the Captain, this couples love and courage helps them narrowly escape over the Austrian mountains with their seven children. Their story comes to life onstage with beloved ...more info
Category:Theatre
Start:Feb 15, 2019
End:Apr 6, 2019
Time:2:00pm - 8:00pm
Address:9737 Chemainus Road Chemainus,
Location:Chemainus Theatre Festival
Cost:See Website
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 5, 2019
All parents/family caregivers and their children are welcome to join. Catch up over coffee or do activities with the children. Drop-in.
Category:Family
Date:Apr 5, 2019
Time:8:00am - 5:00pm
Address:245 Hirst Ave W Parksville
Location:SOS Child, Youth & Family Centre
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 5, 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:Apr 5, 2019
Time:7:00pm - 9:00pm
Address:737 Jones Street, Qualicum Beach
Location:Ravensong Aquatic Centre
Cost:$2
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email


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