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Mar 13, 2016
Mar 13, 2016
2016 HammerFest XC Race2016 HammerFest XC Race

Not wanting to upset the apple cart too much, this years XC race will be the usual HammerFest loamy run with a bunch of roots thrown in for free. A few good descents and some fun climbs.

As in previous years, registration will start at 10 am. in the Englishman River Falls Provincial Park. A rolling start from the registration/parking area with actual racing commencing at 12:00 noon on the gravel road near the Park maintenance c...more info
Category:Cycling
Date:Mar 13, 2016
Time:12:00pm
Cost:$30
Website:Open Site
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Mar 13, 2016
Bombargo Live at Realm Food Co.Bombargo Live at Realm Food Co.

Bombargo is a Saskatoon-based Alternative Rock group infused with modern, bluesy and soulful stylings.
Category:Music
Date:Mar 13, 2016
Time:6:00pm
Address:180 Craig Street, Parksville, BC
Location:Realm Food Co.
Cost:$20
Phone:250-586-1158
Website:Open Site
 
Mar 13, 2016
Foraging for Wild Edibles on the Seashore

Some of the year's lowest tides will occur in March and April, uncovering a variety of edible treasures. Join us on an intertidal foraging excursion on the beach, learn harvesting techniques, and sample salty-sweet ocean delicacies. Foragers will learn about First Nations' use of shellfish, local marine ecology, species identification and what island wines complement the organic ocean treats. You will discover where and how to forage for shellfish locally and how to make sure that your shellfish is safe to eat.

Afterwards, participants will ret...more info
Category:Other
Date:Mar 13, 2016
Time:1:00pm - 6:00pm
Address:Chrome Point Road, Deep Bay, BC
Location:VIU Deep Bay Marine Field Station
Cost:$125
Name:Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
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Mar 13, 2016
Music on Sunday featuring The Allison Au Quartet at The Old School House Arts Centre

Juno-nominated Allison Au is a Toronto-based saxophonist, composer and arranger whose Quartet (With Todd Pentney - piano, Dan Fortin - bass, Fabio Ragnelli - drums) has maintained a steady performance schedule at Toronto’s major jazz clubs since 2009. This superb group, which was awarded the TD Jazz Fellowship Scholarship (2011), the Alfred and Phyllis Balm Scholarship (2012), and the Margareta and Benno Nigg Scholarship (2013) to conduct artist residencies at the acclaimed Banff Centre, will bring us a ca...more info
Category:Music
Date:Mar 13, 2016
Time:2:30pm - 4:30pm
Address:122 Fern Road West, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:The Old School House Arts Centre
Cost:$16
Phone:250-752-6133
Website:Open Site
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Mar 13, 2016
Parksville Lion's and Save-On-Foods Free Family Skate

March 13 will be the last free family skate of the season. Join us on Sunday March 13th from 12:15 to 1:45 pm at Oceanside Place Arena. Thank you to Parksville Lion's and Save-on-Foods for your continued community support. Note: Children must be accompanied by an adult, 19 years or older.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-248-3252 or view skate and swim schedules online at www.rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Family & Children
Date:Mar 13, 2016
Time:12:15pm - 1:45pm
Address:830 West Island Hwy, Parksville, BC
Location:Oceanside Place
Phone:250-248-3252
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Mar 13, 2016
Second%20Sunday%20MarketSecond Sunday Market

Once a Month on the Second Sunday of Every Month, from 8 am - 1:00 pm. Meet your friends and enjoy a morning of food, wine, goodies, live music, and shopping. Over 60 vendors with everything from many unique, one-of-a-kind, handmade items to vintage collectibles, tools and household goods.

We are located only 10 min North of Qualicum Beach Just off the Old Island Hwy 19A on Lions Way - Turn across from the Sand Bar Cafe. Check o...more info
Category:Market
Date:Mar 13, 2016
Time:8:00am - 1:00pm
Address:240 Lion's Way, Bowser, BC
Location:Lighthouse Community Hall
Name:Wendy Kingwill
Phone:250-757-8172
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Mar 13, 2016
Spring Sundays at VIUSpring Sundays at VIU's Milner Gardens & Woodland

Enjoy the early Spring bulbs on Sundays between February 14th and March 20th. The Garden will be open 11:00am to 3:30pm with the last entry at 3:00pm. The Tea Room will open at 11:00am with the last seating at 3:00pm for soup and scones.

Admission adults $5.25, students $3.25 includes tax, children 12 and under free admission accompanied by an adult. Milner Gardens ...more info
Category:Other
Date:Mar 13, 2016
Time:11:00am - 3:30pm
Address:2179 West Island Highway, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Milner Gardens & Woodland
Cost:adults $5.25, students $3.25, children 12 and under free
Phone:250-752-6153
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email

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