Events


Events Selected for Cultural Explorer
Jan 20, 2019 to Jan 26, 2019
Jan 20, 2019
Jan 20, 2019
Music On Sunday - Clayton Leung, viola; Lisa Tahara, piano

These two vastly talented young musicians from British Columbia have already made great strides in forging sterling, national reputations as soloists, chamber and orchestral players as well as educators. They will bring us a delightful program of Romantic English music and more that will include works by Frank Bridge, Ralph Vaughan Williams and Rebecca Clarke.
Category:Music
Date:Jan 20, 2019
Time:2:30pm - 4:30
Address:122 Fern Road West, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:The Old School House Arts Centre (TOSH)
Cost:$15.00 (Members) $18.00 (Non-members)
Phone:250-752-6133
Website:Open Site
 
Jan 20, 2019
Parksville Lions and Save-On-Foods Free Family Skate

This popular session is back. Children must be accompanied by an adult, 19yrs+. Pond hockey is not available during this session. Oceanside Place Arena on Sundays, January 13, 20, and 27 from 12:15-1:45 pm. Free admission and skate rentals.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks 250-248-3252 or view skate and swim schedules online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Family & Children
Date:Jan 20, 2019
Time:12:15pm - 1:45pm
Address:830 West Island Highway, Parksville, BC
Location:Oceanside Place Arena
Name:Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 20, 2019
Rainshadow Art Exhibition at The MACRainshadow Art Exhibition at The MAC

An exhibition of watercolour paintings by Errington painter Kimberly Miller, featuring beautiful landscapes and florals from the Mount Arrowsmith watershed region.

A sense of home.

This group of paintings is inspired by the setting that means the most to me: home. I live where the farmland meets the forest and the salmon streams meet the mighty Englishman River. Evidence of the giant old growth...more info
Category:Art
Date:Jan 20, 2019
Time:Tues-Sun 10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville BC
Location:The MAC - McMillan Arts Centre
Name:Kimberly Miller
Phone:250-739-1131
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 20, 2019
Snowshoe Adventure Tour

Head to the mountains and get your hike on - with snowshoes. Snowshoeing is a fun and exciting way to hike while seeing new terrain and views of the mountains. After picking up equipment (or bring your own) we will have a quick orientation followed by a "hike" through the alpine wonderland. This program includes transportation from Oceanside Place Arena to Mt. Washington Alpine Resort. Two dates to choose from Wednesday January 9th or Sunday January 20th. Cost is $65/person plus trail pass and rental (if needed).

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-248-3252 to...more info
Category:Sports
Date:Jan 20, 2019
Time:8:00am - 4:00pm
Address:830 West Island Highway, Parksville, BC
Location:Oceanside Place Arena
Cost:$65
Name:Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Jan 21, 2019
Jan 21, 2019
Cardio Dance ClubCardio Dance Club

Cardio Dance Club is a follow-along dance fitness workout that fuses athletic dance and fun, high-energy music. It will get you sweating, raise your heart rate, and get your body working and booty shaking. Dance Club is approachable to all people, of all ages and fitness levels and is always easy to follow. The songs include recent hits from the radio, but also some throwback favourites. Classes include hip hop, top 40, R&B, and songs f...more info
Category:Sports
Date:Jan 21, 2019
Address:1390 Errington Rd, Errington, BC
Location:Errington War Memorial Hall
Website:Open Site
 
Jan 21, 2019
Fire Dept Practice Night Open HouseFire Dept Practice Night Open House

Regular practice night will be open to the public on Monday, January 21 from 7-9 pm. Please arrive by 6.45 pm and stay as long as you wish. This open practice is a perfect opportunity to observe a practice and see firsthand what's involved in training to be a firefighter and a chance to ask questions and chat with members and officers. The firehall is located at 160 Jensen Avenue West.

To learn more ab...more info
Category:Other
Date:Jan 21, 2019
Time:7:00pm - 9:00pm
Address:160 Jensen Avenue West, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Volunteer Fire Department
Name:Deb Tardiff
Phone:250-248-3073
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 21, 2019
Paint Your Pet ClassPaint Your Pet Class

Come paint a custom portrait of your pet! We will require a digital photo of your pet & will do our magic and have the outline right on the canvas for you. The instructor will walk you through how to paint step-by-step to create your very own Pet Portrait!
Category:Art
Date:Jan 21, 2019
Time:6:00pm - 8:00pm
Address:124 Harlech Rd, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Island Sodaworks (Old Fire Hall)
Cost:$40
Name:Jenny
Phone:778-835-9332
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 21, 2019
Parksville Lawn Bowling Club Winter Activities

Here's a great way to shake the winter blahs. Come down to the Parksville Lawn Bowling club and get your mind going with mahjong, crib or bridge. Lots of fun, prizes and an opportunity to meet new friends.

It's a warm and welcoming club that has a great atmosphere. Great, accessible facilities. Lots of parking. See you there.
Category:Other
Date:Jan 21, 2019
Time:Mondays @ 7 P.M., Wednesdays @ 1 P.M. and Thursdays @ 1 P.M.
Address:149 Stanford Ave E, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Lawn Bowling Club
Cost:$2.00 per visit Mahjong, $3.00 for crib & bridge
Name:Carol Bucyk
Phone:250-951-0823
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Jan 22, 2019
Jan 22, 2019
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:Jan 22, 2019
Time:9:00am
Name:Neil Robins
Phone:250-390-3669
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 22, 2019
Rainshadow Art Exhibition at The MACRainshadow Art Exhibition at The MAC

An exhibition of watercolour paintings by Errington painter Kimberly Miller, featuring beautiful landscapes and florals from the Mount Arrowsmith watershed region.

A sense of home.

This group of paintings is inspired by the setting that means the most to me: home. I live where the farmland meets the forest and the salmon streams meet the mighty Englishman River. Evidence of the giant old growth...more info
Category:Art
Date:Jan 22, 2019
Time:Tues-Sun 10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville BC
Location:The MAC - McMillan Arts Centre
Name:Kimberly Miller
Phone:250-739-1131
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Jan 23, 2019
Jan 23, 2019
Rainshadow Art Exhibition at The MACRainshadow Art Exhibition at The MAC

An exhibition of watercolour paintings by Errington painter Kimberly Miller, featuring beautiful landscapes and florals from the Mount Arrowsmith watershed region.

A sense of home.

This group of paintings is inspired by the setting that means the most to me: home. I live where the farmland meets the forest and the salmon streams meet the mighty Englishman River. Evidence of the giant old growth...more info
Category:Art
Date:Jan 23, 2019
Time:Tues-Sun 10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville BC
Location:The MAC - McMillan Arts Centre
Name:Kimberly Miller
Phone:250-739-1131
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 23, 2019
Sole Sisters Walking

Strap on your walking shoes and join the Sole Sisters walking group. This program is held every Wednesday at various locations around the Oceanside area and is intended for women 50+, but all ages are welcome.

All levels of fitness are encouraged and no one will be left behind.

For information about the weekly walk location, please visit: https://www.arrowsmithcalendar.com/programs-sole-sisters
Category:Other
Date:Jan 23, 2019
Time:10:00am - 11:00am
Location:Various Locations in Oceanside
Name:Kristine Stephenson
Phone:250-927-3985
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Jan 24, 2019
Jan 24, 2019
Cardio Dance ClubCardio Dance Club

Cardio Dance Club is a follow-along dance fitness workout that fuses athletic dance and fun, high-energy music. It will get you sweating, raise your heart rate, and get your body working and booty shaking. Dance Club is approachable to all people, of all ages and fitness levels and is always easy to follow. The songs include recent hits from the radio, but also some throwback favourites. Classes include hip hop, top 40, R&B, and songs f...more info
Category:Sports
Date:Jan 24, 2019
Address:1390 Errington Rd, Errington, BC
Location:Errington War Memorial Hall
Website:Open Site
 
Jan 24, 2019
Parksville Lawn Bowling Club Winter Activities

Here's a great way to shake the winter blahs. Come down to the Parksville Lawn Bowling club and get your mind going with mahjong, crib or bridge. Lots of fun, prizes and an opportunity to meet new friends.

It's a warm and welcoming club that has a great atmosphere. Great, accessible facilities. Lots of parking. See you there.
Category:Other
Date:Jan 24, 2019
Time:Mondays @ 7 P.M., Wednesdays @ 1 P.M. and Thursdays @ 1 P.M.
Address:149 Stanford Ave E, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Lawn Bowling Club
Cost:$2.00 per visit Mahjong, $3.00 for crib & bridge
Name:Carol Bucyk
Phone:250-951-0823
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 24, 2019
Rainshadow Art Exhibition at The MACRainshadow Art Exhibition at The MAC

An exhibition of watercolour paintings by Errington painter Kimberly Miller, featuring beautiful landscapes and florals from the Mount Arrowsmith watershed region.

A sense of home.

This group of paintings is inspired by the setting that means the most to me: home. I live where the farmland meets the forest and the salmon streams meet the mighty Englishman River. Evidence of the giant old growth...more info
Category:Art
Date:Jan 24, 2019
Time:Tues-Sun 10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville BC
Location:The MAC - McMillan Arts Centre
Name:Kimberly Miller
Phone:250-739-1131
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Jan 25, 2019
Jan 25, 2019
Family Paint 5yrs+

Let's create art and memories together. Family members will take part in painting their own canvas with the guidance of our experienced art instructor. No experience necessary. All supplies are included. View painting project online one month prior to class. Friday, January 25th from 4:00 to 5:30 pm at Oceanside Art Studio, cost is $30.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-248-3252 to pre-register. View recreation programs online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Family & Children
Date:Jan 25, 2019
Time:4:00pm - 5:30pm
Address:702 Memorial Avenue, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Oceanside Art Studio
Cost:$30
Name:Parks and Recreation
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 25, 2019
Rainshadow Art Exhibition at The MACRainshadow Art Exhibition at The MAC

An exhibition of watercolour paintings by Errington painter Kimberly Miller, featuring beautiful landscapes and florals from the Mount Arrowsmith watershed region.

A sense of home.

This group of paintings is inspired by the setting that means the most to me: home. I live where the farmland meets the forest and the salmon streams meet the mighty Englishman River. Evidence of the giant old growth...more info
Category:Art
Date:Jan 25, 2019
Time:Tues-Sun 10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville BC
Location:The MAC - McMillan Arts Centre
Name:Kimberly Miller
Phone:250-739-1131
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 25, 2019
Storytelling - Slice of Life: Oh, No! Now What?Storytelling - Slice of Life: Oh, No! Now What?

The Mid-Island Storytellers (MIST) will be telling us about a time when something happened and they had to make a decision or make a change or something happened to change their lives.

About Slice of Life, Real People, Real Stories: The tellers have all pitched their story ideas and have been selected to tell stories based on a theme, and all tellers have attended a rehearsal p...more info
Category:Theatre
Date:Jan 25, 2019
Time:7:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:The MAC - McMillan Arts Centre
Cost:$18 ($15 OCAC members)
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Jan 26, 2019
Jan 26, 2019
Qualicum Beach Farmers MarketQualicum Beach Farmers Market

Visit Qualicum Beach Farmers Market every Saturday from 8:30am-12pm (1pm July & Aug), year-round and enjoy an incredible selection of fresh produce and locally produced goods. Our vendors make, bake, or grow the products they offer for sale.

Get to know who produces your food. Discover the wealth of mid-Island production from a wide variety of local home and commercial providers. Learn from them in person the ...more info
Category:Market
Date:Jan 26, 2019
Time:8:30am - 12:00pm (1pm July & Aug)
Address:Veterans Way, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Veterans Way / Qualicum Beach Community Hall
Website:Open Site
 
Jan 26, 2019
Rainshadow Art Exhibition at The MACRainshadow Art Exhibition at The MAC

An exhibition of watercolour paintings by Errington painter Kimberly Miller, featuring beautiful landscapes and florals from the Mount Arrowsmith watershed region.

A sense of home.

This group of paintings is inspired by the setting that means the most to me: home. I live where the farmland meets the forest and the salmon streams meet the mighty Englishman River. Evidence of the giant old growth...more info
Category:Art
Date:Jan 26, 2019
Time:Tues-Sun 10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville BC
Location:The MAC - McMillan Arts Centre
Name:Kimberly Miller
Phone:250-739-1131
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 26, 2019
Red Cross AED/CPR C

Save a life when only seconds count. Get trained. This course is required for lifeguards and health care professionals. Topics covered are CPR and blocked airways for adults, children and infants and an introduction to automated external defibrillators (AED). Qualicum Commons, on Saturday, January 26th from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Cost is $73.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-248-3252 to pre-register. View recreation programs online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Other
Date:Jan 26, 2019
Time:9:00a-3:00p
Address:744 Primrose Street, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Commons
Cost:$73
Name:Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-752-5014
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 26, 2019
Red Cross Emergency First Aid with AED/CPR

Be prepared and get trained in first aid skills. Training includes home hazards, accident prevention, safety education, CPR, first aid skills for common emergencies and automated external defibrillators (AED). Retraining is recommended every three years. Qualicum Commons, on Saturday, January 26th from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, cost is $86.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-248-3252 to pre-register. View recreation programs online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Other
Date:Jan 26, 2019
Time:9:00am - 5:00pm
Address:744 Primrose Street, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Commons
Cost:$86
Name:Parks and Recreation
Phone:250-752-5014
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 26, 2019 to Jan 27, 2019
Red Cross Standard First Aid with AED/CPR

Be prepared; get trained with a two day course in first aid and cardiopulmonary (CPR C) skills. Training includes home hazards, accident prevention, safety education, CPR level C, first aid skills for common emergencies and automated external defibrillators (AED). Retraining is recommended every three years.

Qualicum Commons, on Saturday and Sunday, January 26th and 27th from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, cost is $159.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-248-3252 to pre-register. View recreation programs online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Other
Start:Jan 26, 2019
End:Jan 27, 2019
Time:9:00am - 5:00pm
Address:744 Primrose Street, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Commons
Cost:$159
Name:Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-752-5014
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 26, 2019
Royal Tea Party & Skate

Bring out your inner royal and come skating at Oceanside Place Arena on Saturday January 26th from 2:00 to 3:30 pm. Make a craft and participate in a tea party. Prince and princess or other royal costumes welcome. Regular admission.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks 250-248-3252 or view skate and swim schedules online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation
Category:Family & Children
Date:Jan 26, 2019
Time:2:00pm - 3:30pm
Address:830 West Island Highway, Parksville, BC
Location:Oceanside Place Arena
Cost:Regular Admission
Name:Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email

Jan 20, 2019 to Jan 26, 2019

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