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Vancouver Island Events

Apr 6, 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 6, 2019
cards

Canasta at Nanoose Place every Thursday & Sunday 7-9 PM. See website for more.
Category:Events
Date:Apr 6, 2019
Time:7-9 PM
Address: 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Nanoose Place Community Centre
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 6, 2019
coffee

Held on the first Saturday of each month. Always an interesting mix of local talents. Admission $5.00 at the door. Musicians and entertainers free. Coffee and treats available from the kitchen. Coffee courtesy of Creekmore Coffee
Category:Events
Date:Apr 6, 2019
Time:7:30pm - 9:00pm
Address:1390 Errington Road Errington
Location:Errington War Memorial Hall
Cost:$5
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
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 6, 2019
ground

Groundswell is a “coming together” of seasoned musicians who have all played in several bands over the years. Together they feel that they have found the right combination; from their first practice together they have felt a synergy that has continued to grow and thrive. The members of this group have been involved in various musical projects over the years, playing a variety of music, from cover songs to original compositions. With a nice mix of female and male vocal talents, Groundswell can tackle a ...more info
Category:Concerts
Date:Apr 6, 2019
Time:7:00pm - 10:30pm
Address:#8 464 Island Highway East Parksville
Location:Ground Zero Acoustic Lounge
Cost:$20
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 6, 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:Apr 6, 2019
Time:3:00pm - 5:00pm
Address:245 Hirst Ave W Parksville
Location:SOS Child, Youth & Family Centre
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 6, 2019
Labyrinths are unique in the role that they play for seekers of calming, centering inner-reflection and peaceful meditation. The circular, sinuous path of the labyrinth is not unlike the journey we travel to rediscover the past through the present moment moving forward towards the future. An experiential workshop at 2371 Arbot Rd. takes place Saturday, April 6th, 2019 from 9:30 am-4:00 pm at Nanaimo’s lakeside Bethlehem Centre. The workshop will explore the symbolism and mythology of the labyrinth and its value as a reflective practice that helps to release creativity, prompt memory, and integ...more info
Category:Events
Date:Apr 6, 2019
Time:9:30am - 4:00pm
Address:2371 Arbot Road Nanaimo
Location:Bethlehem Centre
Cost:$125
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 6, 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 6, 2019
Time:7:00pm
Address:1600 Stroulger Road, Parksville
Location:Smoke 'N Water @ Pacific Shores Resort & Spa
Cost:No Cover
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 6, 2019
cloud

Door Prizes called every hour !!! Free Draws!!!
Psychics, Intuitives, Healers, Readers, Crystals,
Bodyworkers, Metaphysical Gifts,
and much more!!!
Category:Markets
Date:Apr 6, 2019
Address:975 Shearme Road Coombs,
Location:Bradley Centre
Cost:Free
 
Apr 6, 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:Apr 6, 2019
Time:3 - 5 PM
Address:2038 Sanders Road, Nanoose Bay
Location:Rocking Horse Pub
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 6, 2019 to Apr 7, 2019
brant

Pacific Brant Carving & Art Show - Brant Wildlife Festival

The show is organized by the Vancouver Island Woodcarvers Club and Oceanside Wood Carvers in partnership with the DeCosmos Fine Arts Society and the Mid Island Woodworkers Guild, featuring the Pacific Brant Carving Competition, an Art Expo and a new Woodworking Show and sale. The show also includes professional Wildlife Art and Photography Sales. Details at: www.thebrant.ca.

For further show information please email: bill.beese@gmail.c...more info
Category:Events
Start:Apr 6, 2019
End:Apr 7, 2019
Time:Sat 10am - 5pm, Sun 10am - 4pm
Address:132 Jensen Ave E, Parksville
Location:Parksville Community Centre
Cost:$5
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 6, 2019
union

Every Saturday, fundraiser for the Pythian Sisters.
Category:Art
Date:Apr 6, 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
 
Apr 6, 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:Apr 6, 2019
Time:8:30am - 12:00pm
Address:644 Memorial Avenue, Qualicum Beach
Location:Qualicum Beach Community Hall
Cost:Free
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 6, 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:Apr 6, 2019
Time:Various
Address:737 Jones Street Qualicum Beach
Location:Ravensong Aquatic Centre
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 6, 2019
show

Robbie Van's Variety Show at Ground Zero Acoustic Lounge

Non-stop, fun-filled interactive family entertainment with music, storytelling & surprise guests.

A different exciting show each week in April.
Category:Family
Date:Apr 6, 2019
Time:1:00pm - 3:30pm
Address:8-464 Island Highway East, Parksville
Location:Ground Zero Acoustic Lounge
Cost:$15 adults, $9 ages 16 & under (2 & under free)
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 6, 2019
school

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

Explore the lyrical side of the ukulele. In this workshop you’ll learn to play chord-melody arrangements. We’ll take a tune and learn how we can intersperse strumming with picking without losing the melody of the song. Once you have mastered this skill, you can arrange any song in your repertoire.
Workshop fee is $30
Category:Workshop
Date:Apr 6, 2019
Time:10:30am - 12:00pm
Address:#8 464 Island Highway East Parksville,
Location:Ground Zero Acoustic Lounge
Cost:$30
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 6, 2019
milner

VIU Milner Gardens & Woodland Shred-it

Have your paperwork destroyed while supporting children's programming at VIU Milner Gardens & Woodland.

10am-1pm, Sat April 6th, 2019 in the upper parking lot of VIU Milner Gardens & Woodland, Qualicum Beach. $5.00/box, carton, or bag

If you wish to enjoy the Gardens or Tea Room, garden admission is payable.

For more information see https://www2.viu.ca/milnergardens/events.asp
Category:Events
Date:Apr 6, 2019
Time:10:00am - 1:00pm
Address:2179 West Island Highway, Qualicum Beach
Location:VIU Milner Gardens & Woodland
Cost:$9 Adult, $5 Youth (13-18 yrs) Free - Children 12 & under
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 6, 2019
zen

Zentangle Basics Class

If you've been wanting to try Zentangle, this is the class for you!

We will explore the world of Zentangle, learning some basic "tangles" as well as the philosophy and the process of this fun art form. With one simple stroke at a time, you'll discover how simple, relaxing and enjoyable it can be. You'll create two tiles of your own, and have a chance to see how they fit into a larger mosaic. Anyone can practice Zentangle, and benefit from the meditative aspect of this form of ...more info
Category:Workshop
Date:Apr 6, 2019
Time:9:30am
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville
Location:: The MAC - McMillan Arts Centre
Cost:$48
Website:Open Site


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