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Aug 3, 2016
Aug 3, 2016
Beat the Heat Everyone Welcome Skate

Beat the heat this summer and go for a refreshing skate at Oceanside Place Arena. Everyone Welcome skates are on Wednesdays starting July 13th through to August 17th from 6:45 to 8:15 pm, regular admission. Note no session on Wednesday, August 10th.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks 250-248-3252. View swim and skate schedules online at www.rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Family & Children
Date:Aug 3, 2016
Time:6:45pm - 8:15pm
Address:830 Island Hwy W, Parksville, BC
Location:Oceanside Place
Cost:Regular Admission
Name:Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-248-3252
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 3, 2016
BowserBowser's Magnolia Court Summer Market

The fourth annual Bowser's Magnolia Court Summer Market is thrilled to be back again to present the oceanside community with a range of local wares. From food vendors, to fresh produce, locally roasted coffee, artisnal breads, native crafts, and jewellery, there is something for everyone. There will also be live music nightly to accompany you!

So come on out with the whole family in tow, and enjoy ...more info
Category:Market
Date:Aug 3, 2016
Time:5:30pm - 7:30pm
Address:6996 Island Highway, Bowser, BC
Location:Magnolia Court Parking Lot
Name:Sarah Hutchison
Phone:250-937-1879
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 3, 2016 to Aug 5, 2016
Guitar & Rhythms with Gerry Barnum at the MAC’s School for the Creative ArtsGuitar & Rhythms with Gerry Barnum at the MAC’s School for the Creative Arts

The MAC’s School for the Creative Arts and Regional District of Nanaimo presents Guitar & Rhythms for 8-12 year olds.

In these fun interactive sessions you will learn about music and guitars. How to strum, pick and finger-pick, and about beats and rhythms while exploring band in a box. A lively and fun music...more info
Category:Music
Start:Aug 3, 2016
End:Aug 5, 2016
Time:1:00pm - 3:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Cost:$85
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jul 15, 2016 to Aug 21, 2016

Click here for the 2017 Quality Foods Canadian Open Sand Sculpting Competition and Exhibition event listing.




Quality Foods Canadian Open Sand Sculpting Competition - Parksville Sandcastle 2016The Quality Foods Canadian Open Sand Sculpting Competition and Exhibition is a world class event for Master Sand Sculptors and is an official qualifying event for the World Championship of Sand Sculpting! Mas...more info
Category:Sandcastle competition
Start:Jul 15, 2016
End:Aug 21, 2016
Time:9:00am - 9:00pm
Address:193 Island Hwy East, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community Park & Beach
Cost:Suggested donation $3
Name:Wendy Sears
Phone:250-228-4452
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 3, 2016
Qualicum Beach Farmers MarketQualicum Beach Farmers Market

Welcome to the Qualicum Beach Farmers Market's Wednesday night top-up market.

Savour freshness and flavour, enjoy the nutritional quality of dozens of varieties of seasonal produce. Most producers are pesticide free and an increasing number are certified organic.

Better tasting and more nutritious, fresh, locally grown produce is one of the best things we can do for ourselves, our families and communities. Loca...more info
Category:Market
Date:Aug 3, 2016
Time:4:00pm - 6:30pm
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
 
Aug 1, 2016 to Aug 5, 2016
Summer Acting Workshop: The Big Friendly Giant

Come and join Jay Doige at The Old School House Arts Center (TOSH) August 1st to 5th and partake in the acting adaptation of Ronald Dahl's The Big Friendly Giant.

For ages 6 to 12

Jay has adapted this wonderful story in which a young girl, Sophie, befriends a giant named BFG. They set out on an adventure to capture the evil, man-eating giants who have invaded the human world.
Children will be able to experience to world of theatre using their own imaginations. They will get the opportunity to paint backdrops, learn the story, act out ...more info
Category:Family & Children
Start:Aug 1, 2016
End:Aug 5, 2016
Time:9:30am - 3:30pm
Address:122 Fern Road West, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:The Old School House Arts Center
Cost:$65 or $130
Name:Corinne James
Phone:250-752-6133
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 3, 2016
Yoga on the BeachYoga on the Beach

Join us for our 5th summer of Yoga on the Beach at Parksville and Qualicum Beach. Everyone is welcome! By donation only to support local Welcome to Kindergarten and St. Stephen's Community Meal programs. Certified instructors Dr. Barbara Low and Charlotte Crowley lead outdoor sessions on the grass - hatha-style comfortable yoga fun for all ages and experience levels. Weather permitting. Bring your mat/towel, sunblock, hat, water, and sunglas...more info
Category:Fund Raisers
Date:Aug 3, 2016
Time:9:30am - 10:30am
Location:By Qualicum Beach Visitor Centre & Parksville Community Park
Cost:By Donation
Name:Barbara Low
Phone:250-468-1825
Email:Send Email

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