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Apr 23, 2016
Apr 15, 2016 to May 20, 2016
10th Annual Golden Shoe Hunt

Take some time to explore these treasures. Clues for the shoe locations will be posted weekly to rdn.bc.ca/goldenshoe, RDN Facebook and RDN Twitter until May 20th. All six shoes will remain in their hiding places until after the May long weekend, so there is plenty of time to find them all.
Category:Family & Children
Start:Apr 15, 2016
End:May 20, 2016
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 23, 2016 to Apr 24, 2016
23rd Annual Nanoose Bay Art Group - Art Show & Sale23rd Annual Nanoose Bay Art Group - Art Show & Sale

Visit Nanoose Place on April 23-24 to view original artwork. Free admission and refreshments.
Category:Art
Start:Apr 23, 2016
End:Apr 24, 2016
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay, BC
Location:Nanoose Place Hall
 
Apr 23, 2016
4th Annual Vintage-Retro Fair4th Annual Vintage-Retro Fair

The 4th Annual Vintage-Retro Fair in Parksville still has a handful of tables available! Rentals are $30/space (Space = 8ft Area w/ 6ft Table). If you are interested please fill out the application via the link below and we will get back to you asap!
Category:Fair
Date:Apr 23, 2016
Address:887 Wembley Road, Parksville, BC
Location:Church of the Ascension
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 16, 2016 to Apr 23, 2016
11th Annual Art from the Attic Sale11th Annual Art from the Attic Sale

Do you have paintings you no longer love? Sell them in our sale!

The Art from the Attic Sale is one of The Old School House Arts Centre’s most popular events. April 16 will mark the Eleventh Anniversary sale at TOSH and everyone is a winner with this sale: bring in your paintings or prints or lithographs or photographs to sell in the art gallery on Saturday, April 16 between 9:30 and noon. You get 60% an...more info
Category:Art
Start:Apr 16, 2016
End:Apr 23, 2016
Address:122 Fern Road West, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:The Old School House Arts Centre
Phone:250-752-6133
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 23, 2016
Eaglecrest/Oceanside Annual Plant Sale

Healthy Plants! Bargain Prices! Master Gardeners on Site.
Category:Gardening
Date:Apr 23, 2016
Time:8:00am - 12:00pm
Address:531 Yambury Rd., Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach
Name:Irene Brooks
Phone:250-7523702
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 23, 2016
ECHO Players Presents: A DollECHO Players Presents: A Doll's House at the Village Theatre

Daring, unpredictable and charged with intrigue and intensity, Henrik Ibsen's most famous and highly controversial play "A Doll's House" sheds light on the human experience. Nora is a delightful spirit. Her world seems ideal - beautiful children, elegant home, adoring husband...but gets caught in a web of deception and the illusion of bourgeois contentmen...more info
Category:Theatre
Date:Apr 23, 2016
Time:Evenings 7:30 p.m. sharp, Sunday matinees 2:00 p.m. sharp
Address:110 W. 2nd Ave., Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Village Theatre
Cost:Adult $20, Senior $17, Student $11, Grp.rate(10+) $16
Name:Tina Sturgess
Phone:250-594-3321
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 23, 2016
Errington%20Hall%20Concert%20SeriesJames Hill in Concert at the Errington Hall

Hill has made a career as an award-winning ukulele player and songwriter, an uncompromising artist who "gives the ukulele its dignity back without ever taking himself too seriously" (Songlines).

Tickets at Errington General Store, Cranky Dog Music, and Heaven on Earth.

Live music is alive and well at the Errington Hall this season. We are again proudly presenting the best folk, roots, pop, ...more info
Category:Music
Date:Apr 23, 2016
Time:8:00pm
Address:1390 Errington Road, Errington, BC
Location:Errington Hall
Cost:$25
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 23, 2016
Mid Island Natural Parenting Expo

Our Expo offers the best the Mid Island has to offer in prenatal and childbirth professionals, holistic health, recreation and arts, local artisans, nutrition and healthy foods, hand made baby and children's items, cloth diapering, baby wearing, and educational providers that value the principles of Natural Parenting.

Our Vision, Mission and Values is to promote products and services that are independently owned, locally sourced, hand made and chemical-free. Our health and wellness exhibitors are the very best credentialed professionals in their fields,...more info
Category:Exhibition
Date:Apr 23, 2016
Time:9:00am - 3:00pm
Address:132 Jensen Ave, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community & Conference Centre
Name:Sarah Hutchison
Phone:250-937-1879
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 23, 2016
Qualicum Beach Farmers MarketQualicum Beach Farmers Market

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 Oceanside 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.

Savour fres...more info
Category:Market
Date:Apr 23, 2016
Time:8:30am - 12:00pm
Address:644 Memorial Avenue, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach Community Hall
Name:Mimi Shewchuk
Phone:1-844-843-7236
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 23, 2016
Red Cross AED/CPR C 14yrs+

Save a life... when only seconds count. Get trained. This course is required for lifeguards. Topics covered are CPR and blocked airways for adults, children and infants as well as an introduction to automated external defibrillators. Qualicum Commons Saturday, April 23 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm, cost is $71.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-752-5014 to pre-register. View recreation programs online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Other
Date:Apr 23, 2016
Time:9:00am - 3:00pm
Address:744 Primrose Street, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Commons
Cost:$71
Phone:250-752-5014
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 23, 2016
Red Cross Emergency First Aid with AED/CPR 14yrs+

This course is designed to teach people about injury prevention. Home hazards, safety education, CPR, automated external defibrillation and first aid skills for common emergencies are all covered. Retraining is recommended every 3 years. Qualicum Commons on Saturday, April 23 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, cost is $84.40.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-752-5014 to pre-register. View recreation programs online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Other
Date:Apr 23, 2016
Time:9:00am - 5:00pm
Address:744 Primrose Street, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach
Cost:$84
Phone:250-752-5014
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 23, 2016 to Apr 24, 2016
Red Cross Standard First Aid with AED/CPR C 14yrs+

This is a 16 hour course that includes training in cardio pulmonary resuscitation level C, automated external defibrillation, injury prevention, first aid treatment of shock, bleeding, broken bones and more. This is a pre-requisite for National Lifeguard certification. Qualicum Commons two days, Saturday and Sunday, April 23 and 24 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, cost is $155.35.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-752-5014 to pre-register. View recreation programs online at www.rdn.bc.ca/recreation

Category:Other
Start:Apr 23, 2016
End:Apr 24, 2016
Time:9:00am - 5:00pm
Address:744 Primrose Street, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Commons
Cost:$155
Phone:250-752-5014
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 21, 2016 to May 15, 2016
Rhododendron Bloom at VIURhododendron Bloom at VIU's Milner Gardens & Woodland

The Rhododendrons at Milner Gardens are one of the garden's most significant collections. If you are curious when the best time to see them is, this would be it. Enjoy your walk through the woodland garden while the Rhododendrons put on their best display, then relax in the Tea Room.

Admission adults $11, youth $6.50, free for children 12 and under accompanied ...more info
Category:Other
Start:Apr 21, 2016
End:May 15, 2016
Time:10am to 5pm, last entry 4:30pm
Address:2179 West Island Highway, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Milner Gardens & Woodland
Cost:Admission adults $11, youth $6.50,free 12 & under with adult
Name:Milner Gardens Office
Phone:250-752-8573
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 23, 2016
Unlocking The Past 2016 International Genealogy ConferenceUnlocking The Past 2016 International Genealogy Conference

Colleen Fitzpatrick an Internationally Recognized Forensic Genealogist with high profile cases including The Unknown Child on the Titanic and The Abraham Lincoln DNA Project. Talks include; Forensic Genealogy: CSI meets Roots, How DNA can help you with your Family History and The Dead Horse Investigation.

Chris Paton, an Internationally Recognized Professiona...more info
Category:Other
Date:Apr 23, 2016
Time:7:30am - 4:00pm
Address:181 Beachside Dr., Parksville, BC
Location:The Beach Club Resort
Cost:$95
Name:Don
Phone:250-954-0771
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 23, 2016 to Apr 24, 2016
VIUVIU's Milner Gardens & Woodland 15th Annual Spring Plant Sale

Vancouver Island University's Milner Gardens Spring Plant Sale will be held from 10am to 4pm on April 23rd and 24th at Milner Gardens & Woodland, 2179 West Island Highway, Qualicum Beach, BC.

Great discounts on heritage trees, shrubs and perennials propagated on site by Milner volunteers.

Master gardeners will help answer your plant quest...more info
Category:Gardening
Start:Apr 23, 2016
End:Apr 24, 2016
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:2179 West Island Highway, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Milner Gardens & Woodland
Cost:Adults $5.25, Youth $3.25, children 12 and under enter free
Name:Milner Gardens
Phone:250-752-6153
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email

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