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Apr 14, 2018
Apr 14, 2018
Babysitters Certification Program 11-14 yrs

Become a Red Cross certified babysitter. This course introduces basic first aid, how to respond to emergency situations, explains baby and child care, offers advice on becoming a responsible babysitter, and tips for finding babysitting jobs. Price includes manual and certificate. Qualicum Commons, on Saturday, April 14th from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, cost is $46.35.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-248-3252 to pre-register. View recreation programs online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Other
Date:Apr 14, 2018
Time:9:45am - 12:00pm
Address:744 Primrose Street, Parksville, BC
Location:Qualicum Commons
Cost:$46
Name:RDN Recreation and Parks
Phone:250 248 3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 14, 2018
Eagle Release - Brant Wildlife FestivalEagle Release - Brant Wildlife Festival

Head to the North Island Wildlife Recovery Centre in Errington and see owls, eagles, falcons and bears, then tour the wildlife garden. A rehabilitated eagle will be released into the wild at 2 pm.

Suggested donation $5 per person, children 12 and under free.
Category:Wildlife
Date:Apr 14, 2018
Time:11:00am - 3:00pm
Address:1240 Leffler Road Errington, BC
Location:North Island Wildlife Recovery Centre
Cost:$5
Phone:250-248-8534
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 14, 2018
Island Consort presents: There is Sweet MusicIsland Consort presents: There is Sweet Music

"There is Sweet Music" is a program that offers the richness of Early Music, the vitality of Classical Music, the sublimity of Romantic Music and the diversity of Contemporary Music. Featuring sacred music of Guerrero, Allegri (Miserere Mei, Rheinberger (Stabat Mater) and Mozart (Misericordias Domini) and secular music of Elgar, 3 art songs by Brahms, and Esenvalds' 8-part arrangement o...more info
Category:Music
Date:Apr 14, 2018
Time:2:30pm
Address:138 Hoylake Rd W, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:St. Mark's Anglican Church
Cost:$20
Name:Randy Donald
Phone:250-240-4054
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 14, 2018
Live Music with Seasoned Sinners at Smoke 'N Water

Featuring the blistering harp and soulful vocals of Tim "Blind Boy" Hanika, Seasoned Sinners delivers upbeat, shuffling, jump blues that will get your mojo working. They play tunes by legendary artists like Howlin' Wolf, B.B. King, Eric Clapton, Colin James as well as some original Island-style blues penned by "Blind Boy" himself.

The members of this Nanaimo based band are "Seasoned" to perfection after decades of playing everywhere from the hold of a crab boat in Alaska to Rogers Place in Vancouver.
Category:Music
Date:Apr 14, 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 14, 2018
Parksville Lawn Bowling Club Annual Garage Sale

It's time for our Super- Duper Annual Parksville Lawn Bowling Club Garage Sale. The tables will be overflowing with all sorts of treasures at very reasonable prices. Come down, browse and be wowed by both the great prices and variety of items for sale.
Category:Sports
Date:Apr 14, 2018
Time:8:30am - 1:00pm
Address:149 Stanford Avenue East, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Lawn Bowling Club
Name:Carol Bucyk
Phone:250-951-0823
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 14, 2018
Public Raku DayPublic Raku Day

Buy a vase, starfish, seahorse, heart, fish, leaf of whatever new item we add for $20. We will help you glaze your piece and fire it for you right on site.

Watch the transformation from the unfired soft pastel appearing glazes to a rainbow of colours that are impossible to reproduce. Your piece will be unique.

In order to have this event flow, we ask that you register beforehand by calling Pyromania Pottery between 11-4:30 at 250-954-177...more info
Category:Art
Date:Apr 14, 2018
Time:10:00am
Address:2344 Alberni Hwy, Coombs, BC
Location:Pyromania Pottery
Cost:$20 per piece
Name:Jane Murray-Smith
Phone:250-390-2023
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 14, 2018
Sweet Spring Concert - Brant Wildlife FestivalSweet Spring Concert - Brant Wildlife Festival

You can enjoy the Cantando Chamber Singers as they perform a variety of nature songs and popular music at Knox United Church in Parksville. $12 per person.


-- This is a Brant Wildlife Festival event --
Category:Music
Date:Apr 14, 2018
Address:345 Pym St, Parksville, BC
Location:Knox United Church
Cost:$12
Phone:1-866-288-7878
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 14, 2018
The Surprisingly Agile Minds of Waterfowl - Brant Wildlife FestivalThe Surprisingly Agile Minds of Waterfowl - Brant Wildlife Festival

The Nature Trust is hosting Dr. Holly Middleton who will be speaking about fascinating behavior of grazing birds at the Quality Resort Bayside in Parksville.

Tickets are $10 per person and available by calling 1-866-288-7878 or e-mailing rrivers@naturetrust.bc.ca


-- This is a Brant Wildlife Festival event --
Category:Wildlife
Date:Apr 14, 2018
Time:6:00pm - 8:00pm
Address:240 Dogwood Street, Parksville, BC
Location:Quality Resort Bayside
Cost:$10
Name:Robin Rivers
Phone:1-866-288-7878
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 13, 2018 to Apr 15, 2018
Vancouver Island RV Show & Sale 2018Vancouver Island RV Show & Sale 2018

Dreaming about RV camping and finding your Wildhood in 2018? Considering an upgrade from your older RV for something splashy and new? Or, are you simply curious about what the RVing lifestyle is all about?

Join us at the Vancouver Island RV Show & Sale 2018! Let your friends know you're attending the show... Best part is, when you select “Going” to this Facebook Event, you’ll be automatica...more info
Category:Exhibition
Start:Apr 13, 2018
End:Apr 15, 2018
Address:1515 Island Hwy E, Nanoose Bay, BC
Location:Arbutus Meadows Equestrian Centre
Cost:$5
Phone:778-489-5057
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 14, 2018
Vertgen Farms Flower SaleVertgen Farms Flower Sale

We are thrilled to offer you early access to our first flower sale of 2018!

This year we're growing over 10 varieties of specialty daffodils totalling over 3,000 bulbs. From Double Daffodils to Large-Cupped Daffodils to Fragrant Daffodils and everything in-between - we spend months researching and sourcing the most unique and beautiful bulbs across the globe to be able to grow for you.
Our tulip selection has more than ...more info
Category:Gardening
Date:Apr 14, 2018
Time:10:00am - 6:00pm
Address:930 Spider Lake Road, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Vertgen Farms
Phone:250-757-8101
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 14, 2018
VIU’s Milner Gardens & Woodland Shred-it

Protect your identity and donate to Milner Gardens! Let Shred-it securely destroy your documents right before your eyes. Recycle your sensitive paperwork while supporting Milner Gardens & Woodland with your donation.

Please bring paperwork in boxes, cartons or bags to the Upper Parking Lot of Milner Gardens & Woodland. Minimum donation of $5 per box, carton or bag. Staples are ok; please remove other fasteners.

Hours and admission: https://www2.viu.ca/milnergardens/admissions.asp

Please pay admission at the Welcome & Inte...more info
Category:Other
Date:Apr 14, 2018
Time:10:00am - 1:30pm
Address:2179 West Island Highway, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Milner Gardens & Woodland
Cost:$5
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 14, 2018
Wilderness Skills Course

With all of the beautiful parks and trails on Vancouver Island you will never lack for places to explore... but do you know how to explore them safely? Learn some of the skills needed to safely explore our backcountry.

This program will begin with a classroom session that includes the free Adventuresmart presentation for outdoor safety followed by an overview of outdoor skills. The second half of the day will be spent on the trails in several locations, with practice at navigation, shelter building and fire starting. Lighthouse Community Hall, Saturday, April 14...more info
Category:Wildlife
Date:Apr 14, 2018
Time:9:30am - 3:30pm
Location:Lighthouse Community Hall
Cost:$60
Name:RDN Recreation and Parks
Phone:250 248 3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email

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