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Events Selected for Cultural Explorer
Apr 1, 2018 to Apr 7, 2018
Apr 1, 2018
Apr 1, 2018
Swap Meet & Pancake Breakfast

First Sunday of the month Swap Meet & Pancake Breakfast. Doors open at 8:00am until 2:00pm. Pancake breakfast is $6 for a small one and $8 for large.

Tables for rent at $12 for non-members and $10 for members. Phone Val at 250-752-9735.

We hope to make this an ongoing event for the first Sunday of every month. Book early for next month.
Category:Market
Date:Apr 1, 2018
Time:8:00am - 2:00pm
Address:2601 Alberni Highway, Coombs, BC
Location:Coombs Rodeo Grounds - CHRCO
Name:Val
Phone:250-752-9735
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Mar 30, 2018 to Apr 2, 2018
VIUVIU's Milner Gardens & Woodland Bunny Trail

Celebrate Easter in the Gardens at the annual Bunny Trail! Pick up a map at the Welcome Centre with clues for the children to spot the bunnies. Return the completed map to the Pool House Gift Shop for an Easter treat!

March 30 to April 2, 2018
Gardens open 10 am-4:30 pm (Garden gates close at 5 pm)

Admission: $9 Adult, $5 Youth (13-18 yrs)

Free entry to:
- Children 12 yr...more info
Category:Family & Children
Start:Mar 30, 2018
End:Apr 2, 2018
Time:10:00am - 4:30pm
Address:2179 West Island Highway, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Milner Gardens & Woodland
Cost:$9 Adult, $5 Youth (13-18 yrs) Free - Children 12 & under
Phone:250-752-6153
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Apr 2, 2018
Apr 2, 2018
Lifetree Cafe, a ?Conversation Cafe?, resumes in September with 2 programs each Monday at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm. Real Life stories on DVD and friendly conversations on a different topic every week, topics ranging from personal interests and learning, to community concerns. Free. See weekly topic at www.oursaviourlutheranchurch.ca. All welcome to each week?s ?cafe?.
Category:Other
Date:Apr 2, 2018
Time:2:00pm and 7:00pm
Address:795 Island Hwy W, Parksville BC
Location:Our Saviour Lutheran Church
Cost:Free
Name:Jeanette Domes
Phone:250-951-9343
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Mar 30, 2018 to Apr 2, 2018
VIUVIU's Milner Gardens & Woodland Bunny Trail

Celebrate Easter in the Gardens at the annual Bunny Trail! Pick up a map at the Welcome Centre with clues for the children to spot the bunnies. Return the completed map to the Pool House Gift Shop for an Easter treat!

March 30 to April 2, 2018
Gardens open 10 am-4:30 pm (Garden gates close at 5 pm)

Admission: $9 Adult, $5 Youth (13-18 yrs)

Free entry to:
- Children 12 yr...more info
Category:Family & Children
Start:Mar 30, 2018
End:Apr 2, 2018
Time:10:00am - 4:30pm
Address:2179 West Island Highway, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Milner Gardens & Woodland
Cost:$9 Adult, $5 Youth (13-18 yrs) Free - Children 12 & under
Phone:250-752-6153
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Apr 3, 2018
Apr 3, 2018
Guided Deep Bay Marine Station Tours - Brant Wildlife FestivalGuided Deep Bay Marine Station Tours - Brant Wildlife Festival

The Deep Bay Marine Field Station is committed to the promotion of ecologically sustainable development and marine conservation. Join our knowledgeable guides as they discuss features of our green building, marine conservation, sustainable seafood and more in interactive group tours of the Field Station.

$12 per person, pre-registration encouraged (...more info
Category:Marine
Date:Apr 3, 2018
Time:11:00am - 12:00pm
Address:370 Crome Point Rd., Bowser, BC
Location:Deep Bay Marine Field Station
Cost:$12 per person
Name:Amie Armet
Phone:250-740-6611
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 3, 2018
Swim Stroke Improvement Clinic

Be ready for the triathalon. This class will focus on stroke technique and drills. You will also receive a workout to continue your swim training on your own. Prerequisite: Able to swim 100m non-stop. Tuesday, April 3th from 5:00 to 7:00 pm at Ravensong Aquatic Centre. Cost is $21/person.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-248-3252 to pre-register. View recreation programs online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Sports
Date:Apr 3, 2018
Time:5:00pm - 7:00pm
Address:737 Jones Street, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Ravensong Aquatic Centre
Cost:$21
Name:RDN Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 3, 2018
Parksville Qualicum Beach Tuesday Bird Walks

Bird walks from the Parksville Beach Community Park at 9 a.m. on Tuesdays going to different areas in and around the Parksville Qualicum Beach area. Note - Check this site (www.thebirdstore.blogspot.com) early Tuesday on stormy mornings to see if the walks have been cancelled.
Category:Wildlife
Date:Apr 3, 2018
Time:9:00am
Location:Parksville Community Park & Beach
Name:Neil Robins
Phone:250-390-3669
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Apr 5, 2018
Apr 5, 2018
Create Your Own Swim Workout Clinic

Review the basics of working out in the water using the FITT principle. Your instructor will help you create a workout that is specific to your abilities and goals and you can do on your own in the pool. Prerequisite: Able to swim 100m non-stop. Thursday, April 5th from 5:00 to 7:00 pm at Ravensong Aquatic Centre. Cost is $21/person.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-248-3252 to pre-register. View recreation programs online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Sports
Date:Apr 5, 2018
Time:5:00pm - 7:00pm
Address:737 Jones Street, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Ravensong Aquatic Centre
Cost:$21
Name:RDN Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-752-5014
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 5, 2018
Little Qualicum River Estuary Tour - Brant Wildlife FestivalLittle Qualicum River Estuary Tour - Brant Wildlife Festival

Join the BCCF and Qualicum Beach Streamkeepers for a one to two hour tour of the Little Qualicum River estuary regional conservation area - a key part of the wildlife habitat for fish and birds. The RDN and Ducks Unlimited have assumed responsibility for this 4.1 acre spit which has been historically modified by human intervention.

Long term efforts ar...more info
Category:Wildlife
Date:Apr 5, 2018
Time:1:30pm
Address:Surfside Drive, Qualicum Beach
Location:Little Qualicum River Estuary
Phone:250-594-6788
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Apr 6, 2018
Apr 6, 2018
BobbieBobbie's Comedy Night with Chris Gordon

There is no other comedian today who is providing such a unique, original and innovative approach to comedy and audience interaction as Chris Gordon. In his first year of comedy Chris hit the airwaves nationally, as he was selected as the "#1 Pick in the Country" on CBC's "So You Think You're Funny".

Chris Gordon's originality continues to make an impact: from his break out performances at the ...more info
Category:Other
Date:Apr 6, 2018
Time:8:00pm
Address:1025 Lee Road, Parksville, BC
Location:French Creek Harbour Grill
Cost:$20
Name:Bobbie Garnons-Williams
Phone:250-240-1233
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 6, 2018
Live Music with East Bound Train at Smoke Live Music with East Bound Train at Smoke 'N Water

East Bound Train is an energetic new band on Nanaimo's music scene with a unique smoky country/rockabilly sound; led by a charismatic female vocal duo with tight harmonies, supported by a kickin' band of extremely talented musicians with over 130 years of combined stage experience! Our genres take the audience through hazy country, party-filled bluegrass, R&B and songs fro...more info
Category:Music
Date:Apr 6, 2018
Time:7:00pm
Address:1-1600 Stroulger Rd, Nanoose Bay, BC
Location:Smoke 'N Water Restaurant
Name:Meaghan
Phone:250-668-0524
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 6, 2018
Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra in Concert at the Errington HallTequila Mockingbird Orchestra in Concert at the Errington Hall

Drawing on flamenco flourishes learned in Spain, on African percussion, on bluegrass and other roots music from across the Americas, TMO has cycled through far-flung influences and forays into sounds from all over. The acoustic ensemble has wandered from the underground of bohemian Victoria to a new, refined sound crafted by years of constant performing...more info
Category:Music
Date:Apr 6, 2018
Time:7:30pm
Address:1390 Errington Road, Errington, BC
Location:Errington Hall
Cost:$20
Website:Open Site
Apr 7, 2018
Apr 7, 2018
Daffodil Month Street Teams

During the month of April our volunteers will be selling daffodil pins or canvassing door-to-door in the Parksville area. Street teams are also going to be out at various locations in Parksville April 7 and 28.

When the ones you love are diagnosed with or die from cancer, friends and family often want to do something to help or honour them. Fundraising enables change and we can all have a part in advancing the cancer cause through our generosity.

At the Canadian Cancer Society, we want you to know Daffodil Month is a special opportunity to make a differenc...more info
Category:Fund Raisers
Date:Apr 7, 2018
Location:Various Locations
Cost:Donation recommended is $2
Name:Alyx Stariha
Phone:250-592-2244
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 7, 2018
Errington Hall CoffeehouseErrington Hall Coffeehouse

Come on out and enjoy some great local talent. Our Coffeehouse is held on the 1st Saturday of every month from September to May.

Doors open at 7pm and music starts at 7:30pm.
Category:Music
Date:Apr 7, 2018
Time:7:00pm
Address:1390 Errington Road, Errington, BC
Location:Errington Hall
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 7, 2018
Flip Turn Swim Clinic

This clinic will focus on how to flip turn. Practice this key skill that will improve your swim time in the pool. Saturday, April 7th from 9:00 to 10:00 am at Ravensong Aquatic Centre. Cost is $15/person.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-248-3252 to pre-register. View recreation programs online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Sports
Date:Apr 7, 2018
Time:9:00am - 10:00am
Address:737 Jones Street, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Ravensong Aquatic Centre
Cost:$15
Name:RDN Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-752-5014
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 7, 2018
Live Music with Jazzalele at Smoke 'N Water

Do you love to dance? Let's twist again to the music of the Jazzalele Hot Dance Trio & Fascinating vocals of Motown Born Latin Jazzista Anna Acevedo Lyman. Musical selections from the 50s to 90s, will include great tunes such as La Bamba, music by Roy Orbison, Ray Charles, Motown and more!
Category:Music
Date:Apr 7, 2018
Time:7:00pm
Address:1-1600 Stroulger Rd, Nanoose Bay, BC
Location:Smoke 'N Water Restaurant
Name:Meaghan
Phone:250-468-7192
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 7, 2018 to Apr 8, 2018
Pacific Brant Carving & Art Show - Brant Wildlife FestivalPacific Brant Carving & Art Show - Brant Wildlife Festival

Drop by the Parksvile Community Centre to see amazing wildlife woodcarvings and the work of other top wildlife artists hosted by the Vancouver Island Woodcarvers Club.

For more details, visit: http://www.thebrant.ca/
Category:Wildlife
Start:Apr 7, 2018
End:Apr 8, 2018
Time:10:00am - 5:00pm
Address:132 Jensen Ave E, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Conference & Community Centre
Cost:$5
Name:Bill Beese
Phone:604-969-3244
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 7, 2018
Qualicum Beach Rotary Club 2018 Wine FestivalQualicum Beach Rotary Club 2018 Wine Festival

Rotary Club of Qualicum Beach Welcomes you to our 16th Annual Wine Festival! "The best little Wine Festival on Vancouver Island! Saturday April 7th, 2018, Qualicum Beach Civic Centre.

Come and enjoy hot and cold appetizers and fresh oysters while sampling a variety of domestic and international wines.

Want to learn more about wine? Then come to our one hour wine seminar at 6:00p...more info
Category:Food
Date:Apr 7, 2018
Time:7:00pm - 9:00pm
Address:747 Jones Street, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach Civic Centre
Cost:$40
Website:Open Site
 
Apr 7, 2018
Splish Splash Everyone Welcome Swim

Splish splash everyone welcome swims at Ravensong Aquatic Centre are a water adventure you don't want to miss. The lifeguards are going to bring out all the pool toys for you to enjoy. From the rope swing to the snake to the dino ribs there will be water play for everyone. Regular admission. Saturday April 7th from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks 250-752-5014 or view skate and swim schedules online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Family & Children
Date:Apr 7, 2018
Time:10:00am - 12:00pm
Address:737 Jones Street, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Ravensong Aquatic Centre
Cost:Regular Admission
Name:RDN Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-752-5014
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 7, 2018
Youth Infusion ConcertYouth Infusion Concert

The Village Voices of Qualicum Beach, directed by Patricia Plumley and accompanied by Andrea Wood, are presenting two exciting concerts this spring, both with local young singers as guests.

First, we present "Youth Infusion", 7 pm on Saturday April 7, 2018 at Knox United Church, 345 Pym Street in Parksville.

Our second concert, "Young at Heart", is at 2:30 pm on Sunday April 15, 2018 at the Christian Fellowship Centre, 825 V...more info
Category:Music
Date:Apr 7, 2018
Time:7:00pm
Address:345 Pym St, Parksville, BC
Location:Knox United Church
Cost:$15; students and children free
Name:Frank van Thienen
Phone:250-668-9114
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 7, 2018
Zentangle Basics ClassZentangle Basics Class

If you've been wanting to try Zentangle, this is the class for you! No experience necessary; anyone can do it.

We will explore the world of Zentangle, learning some basic tangles as well as the philosophy and the process of this fun art form. With one simple stroke at a time, you'll discover how simple, relaxing and enjoyable it can be. You'll create two tiles of your own, and have a chance to see how they fit into a larger mo...more info
Category:Art
Date:Apr 7, 2018
Time:9:30am
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Center (The MAC)
Cost:$48
Phone:250-927-3251
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email

Apr 1, 2018 to Apr 7, 2018

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