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Dec 2, 2017
Dec 2, 2017
Arrowsmith Golf & Country Club’s 1st Annual Christmas Craft FairArrowsmith Golf & Country Club’s 1st Annual Christmas Craft Fair

Saturday December 2nd, 10am—4pm. Collecting donations towards the Salvation Army Christmas Food Hampers.

Local Vendors and Crafters, Arts and Crafts, Handmade items, Christmas baking, canning and much more.

Half-hour Prize Draws. Photos with Santa 1-3pm. Craft table for kids 1-3 pm. Food and drink Specials

Seeking Vendors. Pleas...more info
Category:Christmas
Date:Dec 2, 2017
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:2250 Fowler Road, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Arrowsmith Golf & Country Club
Cost:By Donation
Name:Cindyjo Darbyshire
Phone:250-752-9727 ext.4
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 1, 2017 to Dec 2, 2017
Beth Marie Anderson in ConcertBeth Marie Anderson in Concert

Beth's highly anticipated Christmas Album is here and she is celebrating by performing a 9 Date Tour across Vancouver Island!

Beth's shows have been described as "Magical", "One of a kind", "Cozy" and is said to be "A storyteller for all ages". Warm your heart and get into the holiday spirit by joining her for an evening of original songs, stories behind the songs and Christmas classics in an intimate acoustic s...more info
Category:Music
Start:Dec 1, 2017
End:Dec 2, 2017
Time:Doors open at 6:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Cost:$15
Website:Open Site
 
Dec 2, 2017 to Dec 3, 2017
Coombs Country Christmas Craft FairCoombs Country Christmas Craft Fair

We have plenty of parking and a food concession. Funds raised at our Craft Sale support activities at the Coombs Fairgrounds. Vendors and shoppers alike enjoy our spacious hall, with wide aisles and good lighting for viewing the treasures on offer.

As one vendor reported, "Several customers commented on the wide aisles, good variety of crafts, baking and food, excellent music, bright and open building a...more info
Category:Christmas
Start:Dec 2, 2017
End:Dec 3, 2017
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:1014 Ford Road, Coombs, BC
Location:Coombs Fairgrounds
Name:Janet Boley
Phone:250-752-9757
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 2, 2017
Darrill Hanscom Woodcraft Christmas Sale

Sale of handcrafted wood items, stools, child sized rocking chairs as well as trays and a large variety of unique gift items, bowls, salt & pepper mills and much more.

Open Nov. 25-26, Dec. 2-3 & 9-10.
Category:Artisan
Date:Dec 2, 2017
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:1590 Morello Road, Nanoose Bay, BC
Location:Darrill Hanscom Woodcraft
Name:Darrill Hanscom
Phone:250-468-7857
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 2, 2017
Errington Christmas Craft FairesErrington Christmas Craft Faires

The Errington War Memorial Hall to offer two unique Christmas Craft Faires, Saturdays, December 2 & 9, 2017

Continuing a tradition that goes back to 1979, the Errington Hall will be full of local artisans and crafters this December, offering a wide variety of homegrown and handmade treasures just in time for Christmas. The popularity of this event has grown in recent years making it necessary to expand th...more info
Category:Christmas
Date:Dec 2, 2017
Time:10:00am - 3:00pm
Address:1390 Errington Road, Errington, BC
Location:Errington Hall
Name:Kristina Gray
Phone:778-239-1173
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 2, 2017
Milner Christmas Magic 2017Milner Christmas Magic 2017

December 1-3, 8-10 & 15-20; 5:00pm - 8:30pm - last entry at 8:00pm.

The annual family festival of lights & music in the Garden! Featuring over 1 km of Festive Lights, Holiday Displays, Live Music, Refreshments, Special Christmas Gift Shop, Santa Claus, Teddy Bear Cottage, Storytelling.

Christmas Magic Musicians:
Fri Dec 1: Tangerine Swing
Sat Dec 2: Heart’s Ease
Sun Dec 3: Spare Tyme

Fri Dec 8: Bruc...more info
Category:Christmas
Date:Dec 2, 2017
Time:5:00pm - 8:30pm
Address:2179 West Island Hwy, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Milner Gardens & Woodland
Cost:Adult $5; Children $2.50; Family (2 adults & up to 3 children/youths <19 yrs) $12
Phone:250-752-6153
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 22, 2017 to Dec 17, 2017
North Pole-apalooza in Downtown ParksvilleNorth Pole-apalooza in Downtown Parksville

“North Pole-apalooza” is back for its fourth year. Enter between Nov. 22 and Dec. 17 to win a Gotta Love Downtown gift basket, brimming with treats and surprises from the 31 participating businesses that have a decorated North Pole on their premises:

blossoms ’n such
Close to You Ladies Fashions
Coastal Community Credit Union
Coastal Community Insurance Centre
Dairy Queen
Elegance Scu...more info
Category:Christmas
Start:Nov 22, 2017
End:Dec 17, 2017
Phone:250-248-8079
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 2, 2017
Paint a Tote Bag 7-10 years

Show the world your creative side with this hand-painted tote bag. No experience necessary. All supplies are provided. View painting project online. Saturday, December 2 from 2:30 to 4:00 pm at Qualicum Commons. Cost is $35.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-248-3252 to pre-register. View recreation programs online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Art
Date:Dec 2, 2017
Time:2:30pm - 4:00pm
Address:744 Primrose Street, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Commons
Cost:$35
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 2, 2017
Qualicum Beach Farmers MarketQualicum Beach Farmers Market - 20th Anniversary Year!

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....more info
Category:Market
Date:Dec 2, 2017
Time:8:30am - 12:00pm
Address:644 Memorial Avenue, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach Community Hall
Phone:1-844-843-7236
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 2, 2017
Saturday Breakfast Club

Enjoy a parent and tot exploration and a Mother Goose circle time at Munchkinland, Family Place in Parksville. Join us for songs, stories and breakfast. Saturdays, October 14th to December 9th, except November 11th. 9:30 to 11:30 am. This is a free program suitable for families with children 6 years and younger.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks 250-248-3252 or view skate and swim schedules online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Family & Children
Date:Dec 2, 2017
Time:9:30am - 11:30am
Address:495 Bay Ave, Parksville, BC
Location:Munchkinland, Family Place
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 2, 2017
Tim & the Glory Boys - Hootenanny TourTim & the Glory Boys - Hootenanny Tour

Tim & the Glory Boys are headed your way on their 2017 Hootenanny tour!

Tim Neufeld (also of the band "Starfield") is a multiple Juno, Dove, and Covenant award winning Christian artist based out of Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada. He and the Glory Boys (a world-class Canadian bluegrass trio) have shared the stage on cross-Canada tours with artists such as Third Day, and most recen...more info
Category:Music
Date:Dec 2, 2017
Time:7:00pm
Address:550 Pym Street, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Baptist Church
Cost:$15 in advance, $20 at the door
Phone:250-248-6322
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 2, 2017
Weekend Open Door at the MakerSpaceWeekend Open Door at the MakerSpace

Oceanside Community MakerSpace is proud to open its doors to non-members the first Saturday of the month from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm!

Come in and be greeted by a fun and motivated community of tech enthusiasts! Whether you are interested in learning 3D printing, wood carving, wood working or electronics, we've got it!

This new club of Computing/Electronics/Tinkerers Hobbyists enthusiasts might just be wh...more info
Category:Other
Date:Dec 2, 2017
Time:1:00pm - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan St, Parksville, BC
Location:Oceanside Community MakerSpace
Name:Viviane Laniel
Phone:250-228-0305
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Dec 2, 2017
If you've been thinking about trying Zentangle(R), or you want to get back into it, there are a number of classes coming up at the MAC that will fit the bill. Certified Zentangle Teacher Rhonda Roy will be teaching four classes this fall at the McMillan Arts Centre in Parksville.

Zentangle Basics - September 9th (10-1) is a three-hour introduction to the Zentangle method. Even people who think they can't draw enjoy learning about Zentangle, and they are pleasantly surprised at what they can do. Zentangle Basics is a prerequisite for all the other classes.

Zentangle 3Z Mosaics - ...more info
Category:Art
Date:Dec 2, 2017
Time:10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Address:133 McMillan St, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre
Cost:47.50 with materials included
Name:Rhonda Roy
Phone:250-927-3251
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email

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