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Sep 4, 2016 to Sep 10, 2016
Sep 5, 2016
Sep 5, 2016
Mid Island Dance Swap n ShopMid Island Dance Swap n Shop

Monday 5th September - 10 am to 1 pm

Nanoose Place Community Centre - 2925 NW Bay Road, just south of Parksville, and a few blocks from the HWY! Ample free parking!

IDA Parent Auxiliary brings you the first annual Mid Island Dance Swap n Shop. (Gymnastics and skating attire also welcome!

As we head into the end of the dance season, save all your too small shoes, bodysuits, and costumes and sell them!! Or come ...more info
Category:Family & Children
Date:Sep 5, 2016
Time:10:00am - 1:00pm
Address:2925 NW Bay Rd, Nanoose Bay, BC
Location:Nanoose Place Community Centre
Cost:Entry by donation - Table rental see details
Name:IDA Parents Auxiliary
Phone:250-248-9522
Email:Send Email
Sep 6, 2016
Sep 6, 2016
Qualicum Beach Family History Society is very pleased to announce that Johnathan Hayes, Chairman of the American Branch of the Richard III Society will be giving a presentation about Richard III, The Man and His Place in History. Mr. Hayes will also discuss his experience of participating in the reburial ceremony of King Richard III's remains in 2015.
Category:Other
Date:Sep 6, 2016
Time:1:30pm
Address:591 Arbutus Street, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
Name:Don
Phone:250-752-8392
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Sep 7, 2016
Sep 7, 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:Sep 7, 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
 
Sep 7, 2016
Parksville Lawn Bowling Club hosts the very prestigious George Gibson/Nicklen Roy Marketing Group Open Mixed Triples and you are invited to be a part of the action. The Island's top lawn bowlers will be playing for great prizes and bragging rights in this event. Our club offers great, accessible facilities, a welcoming atmosphere and members who are proud to be a part of this great sporting fraternity. Come and see why lawn bowling is becoming such a popular sport in a great sporting venue.
Category:Sports
Date:Sep 7, 2016
Time:9 A.M., 11 A.M., 1 P.M. & 3 P.M. daily
Address:149 E Stanford Ave, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Lawn Bowling Club
Cost:free to public
Name:Carol Bucyk
Phone:250-951-0823
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Sep 7, 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:Sep 7, 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
Sep 8, 2016
Sep 8, 2016
Parksville Lawn Bowling Club hosts the very prestigious George Gibson/Nicklen Roy Marketing Group Open Mixed Triples and you are invited to be a part of the action. The Island's top lawn bowlers will be playing for great prizes and bragging rights in this event. Our club offers great, accessible facilities, a welcoming atmosphere and members who are proud to be a part of this great sporting fraternity. Come and see why lawn bowling is becoming such a popular sport in a great sporting venue.
Category:Sports
Date:Sep 8, 2016
Time:9 A.M., 11 A.M., 1 P.M. & 3 P.M. daily
Address:149 E Stanford Ave, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Lawn Bowling Club
Cost:free to public
Name:Carol Bucyk
Phone:250-951-0823
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Sep 9, 2016
Sep 9, 2016
Parksville Museum Farmers Market

This is our 3rd year doing a Farmers market at the Museum. We have a great line up of farmers and vendors.

Come and have a great time! Admission is free (or donation) and the whole museum is open during this time at no cost.
Category:Market
Date:Sep 9, 2016
Time:5:00pm - 8:00pm
Address:1245 East Island Highway, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Museum
Name:Carrie Powell-Davidson
Phone:250-248-6966
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Sep 9, 2016
Lloyd Derry started his first Rock 'n Roll Band in 1965 during the golden age of Rock 'n Roll and has been performing for audiences ever since. The duo 'Silhouette' (Lloyd & Velma Derry) was formed in 1978 and specializes in old time Rock 'n Roll with a few country tunes thrown in for good measure.
Category:Music
Date:Sep 9, 2016
Time:7:00 pm
Address:1-1600 Strougler Rd, Nanoose Bay, BC
Location:Smoke N Water Restaurant
Cost:Free
Name:Meaghan
Phone:250-468-7192
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Sep 10, 2016
Sep 10, 2016
Errington Farmers Market

It's our 43rd year! Spend your Saturday morning under the shade of the trees at the Errington Farmers Market. Enjoy freshly picked produce, fruit, sumptuous baking, preserves, natural body care products, quality artisans and more!

We’re in the park every Saturday 10 AM to 1 PM from May 7th through to September 24th.
Category:Market
Date:Sep 10, 2016
Time:10:00am - 1:00pm
Address:1390 Errington Road, Errington, BC
Location:Errington Community Park
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Sep 10, 2016
Esso Fun Day - Female Try it HockeyEsso Fun Day - Female Try it Hockey

Female Try It Hockey, open to first time players 5-13 years old. Gear can be provided. Free Jersey, 60min on ice session, 45min off ice session. Snacks and drinks provided.
To register email Carla Snyder at femalecoordinator@oceansidehockey.com

Registration Deadline August 31st.
Category:Sports
Date:Sep 10, 2016
Time:9:00am - 12:15pm
Address:830 Island Hwy W, Parksville, BC
Location:Oceanside Place
Name:Carla Snyder
Phone:250-240-1992
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Sep 10, 2016
Learn%20to%20GeocacheWant to find more on the trails you thought you knew?

Want to actually find something - not just a virtual monster?

Want to find more creative ways to use your GPS or your smartphone and get fit?

THEN THIS IS FOR YOU!

Learn to Geocache - the fun, family, outdoors activity. No previous knowledge or equipment required - just a curious mind!
Category:Other
Date:Sep 10, 2016
Time:11 am
Address:1240 Rath Rd, Parksville, BC
Location:Amphitheatre at Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park
Cost:Free
Name:Ian Hewitt
Phone:250-864-2339
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Sep 10, 2016
Parkinson SuperWalk Parksville

Parkinson SuperWalk is the single most important provincial and national awareness and fundraising event for Parkinson Society British Columbia (PSBC). Over 20 communities across the province organize walks during the weekend of September 10th - 11th, and 17th while raising money for research and support services through individual pledges and corporate sponsorships. This year, our goal is to attract over 2,400 walkers and raise at least $440,000 in BC. Proceeds from SuperWalk will enable the Society to invest in research and continue to provide essential pro...more info
Category:Fund Raisers
Date:Sep 10, 2016
Time:10:00am - 12:00pm
Location:Parksville Community Park
Name:Doug
Phone:250-927-4595
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Sep 10, 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:Sep 10, 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
 
Sep 10, 2016
The Deaf Aids are an acoustic vocal Beatles tribute band that perform songs from the Beatlemania era. From the Beatles first album Please Please Me to their sixth album Rubber Soul, The DeafAids replicate the John, Paul, and George vocals as on the original recordings. Band members John Booth (Lennon vocal and acoustic guitar) and Charlene Booth (McCartney vocal and percussion) with Gary Atkinson (Harrison vocal and acoustic guitar), tell the exciting story of the Beatles early ...more info
Category:Music
Date:Sep 10, 2016
Time:7:00 pm
Address:1-1600 Strougler Rd, Nanoose Bay, BC
Location:Smoke N Water Restaurant
Cost:Free
Name:Meaghan
Phone:250-468-7192
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email

Sep 4, 2016 to Sep 10, 2016

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