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Oct 5, 2019
Sep 7, 2019 to Oct 12, 2019
3,2,1-Create Exhibition3,2,1-Create Exhibition

This exhibition will be open at the MAC from Sep 7 through Oct 12. The MAC is open Tue-Sun 10-4.

Over the past decade, the three artists have been working together. The photographer, Don Zeghers, takes artistic photos during vacations and daily events that often inspire Krista Zeghers and Coreen Zerr. Together the three artists will confer on various photos that can be combined or altered to produce a new image. Sometimes the...more info
Category:Art
Start:Sep 7, 2019
End:Oct 12, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 1, 2019 to Oct 7, 2019
Active Aging Week

Inspire wellness with free activities all week from October 1 to 7 in celebration of active aging. Local resources will be showcased and older adults are invited to try a fitness or yoga class, spinning or model railroad club or take a brain and nutrition workshop and much more.

Free events will be posted online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation. Or call 250-248-3252.
Category:Other
Start:Oct 1, 2019
End:Oct 7, 2019
Name:Parks and Recreation
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 5, 2019
Dinner & DanceDinner & Dance

Come enjoy the taste of Fall at a Turkey Dinner & Dance at the Bradley Centre on Saturday October 5th. Doors open at 5:30, dinner served at 6:00. Tickets in advance at eventbrite.com, the Cranky Dog Music in Parksville, Mulberry Bush Books in Parksville and Qualicum Beach. Call Susan with your music request or for more information: 250-586-3086.
Category:Food
Date:Oct 5, 2019
Time:6:00pm
Address:975 Shearme Rd, Coombs, BC
Location:The Bradley Centre
Cost:$40
Name:Susan Bell
Phone:604-741-7548
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 5, 2019
Emergency Preparedness Expo 2019Emergency Preparedness Expo 2019

Hosted by Emergency Management Oceanside, Expo 2019 offers something for everyone and it's all free! Join first responders, government agencies, emergency supply vendors, utilities and emergency partners who will host a variety of activities to emphasize the importance of taking steps to improve emergency preparedness and response.

Displays, demonstrations and workshops to learn about the challenges we face...more info
Category:Exhibition
Date:Oct 5, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:747 Jones Street, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach Civic Centre
Name:Kendra Konsorado
Phone:250-954-3087
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 5, 2019
Errington Farmers Market - 2019 Harvest MarketErrington Farmers Market - 2019 Harvest Market

The leaves are beginning to turn, the evenings are getting cooler and the shadows longer.

With the end of summer comes one of the most productive and bountiful times of the year here on Vancouver Island, and the Errington Farmers Market is getting ready to celebrate it at the annual Harvest Market on October 5th.

It's the final market of the season, and an extra special event f...more info
Category:Market
Date:Oct 5, 2019
Time:10:00am - 1:00pm
Address:1390 Errington Rd, Errington, BC
Location:Errington War Memorial Hall and Old Fire Hall
Name:Cait McDonald ~ Market Manager
Phone:250-248-5106
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Sep 7, 2019 to Oct 12, 2019
'Nature's Hidden Treasures' Exhibition by Rich Williams

This exhibition will be open at the MAC from Sep 7 through Oct 12. The MAC is open Tue-Sun 10-4.

Rich Williams' work is primarily in acrylics and watercolour, and covers a cross-section of subjects such as landscapes, structures, boats, florals and abstracts.

From a very early age Rich was interested in art. Studying art in high school only tweaked his inter...more info
Category:Art
Start:Sep 7, 2019
End:Oct 12, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 5, 2019 to Oct 6, 2019
Parksville Rock & Gem Show 2019Parksville Rock & Gem Show 2019

This is our Second Annual Show. The Parksville and District Rock and Gem Club is excited to invite everyone to explore rocks and gems. We will have Children's activities, information on local geology and fossils, rock and gem related products to buy and a wonderful food concession of local healthy items. There is something for everyone and for all ages.
Category:Fund Raisers
Start:Oct 5, 2019
End:Oct 6, 2019
Time:Sat - 9:30am - 4:30pm; Sun - 9:30am - 4:00pm
Address:132 Jensen Ave East, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community Centre
Cost:$3 per adult; under 12 free with adult
Name:Linda Strand
Phone:250-248-0602
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 5, 2019
Public Raku DayPublic Raku Day

Pyromania Pottery wants you to experience the magic & beauty of participating in a raku firing on Oct 5th. Choose an unglazed pot, starfish, seahorse, fish, leaf, heart, cat or whale made by one of our potters, glaze it with their help, and we will fire it for you in an hour or two.

Take it home that same day - reservations required! Please call 250-954-1775 between 11 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. daily to book your spot!

Handicapped parking on...more info
Category:Art
Date:Oct 5, 2019
Time:10:00am
Address:2344 Alberni Highway, Coombs, BC
Location:Pyromania Pottery
Cost:$25
Phone:250-954-1775
 
Oct 5, 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:Oct 5, 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
 
Oct 5, 2019
Twin Live at Mount Arrowsmith Brewing Co.Twin Live at Mount Arrowsmith Brewing Co.

For the past 7 years TWIN has been revealing their music across North America, while land-marking an international canoe tour concert series. David Fort (Guitar, Vocals) and Brooklyn Mooneyesun (Violin, Vocals) are the foundations of TWIN. Together, they create deeply integrated harmonies, melodies and song-craft. They perform everywhere from riverside docks and basements to festival stages an...more info
Category:Music
Date:Oct 5, 2019
Time:7:00pm - 9:30pm
Address:109-425 Stanford Ave East, Parksville, BC
Location:Mount Arrowsmith Brewing Company
Phone:250-951-0125
 
Oct 4, 2019 to Oct 6, 2019
Usui Reiki Class Level 1Usui Reiki Class Level 1

Workshop fee includes manual for Usui Reiki First Degree. Additional class material to be purchased by each student: The Original Reiki Handbook by Dr. Mikao Usui, Author Frank Arjava Petter which can be ordered at www.amazon.ca. Prerequisite: none.

Workshop fee $325 includes manual, water, tea and snacks. $100 deposit required at registration, to register message or email info@whisperingwoodsholistic.com. Registratio...more info
Category:Other
Start:Oct 4, 2019
End:Oct 6, 2019
Time:9:30am - 4:30pm
Address:868 Ballenas Road West, Parksville, BC
Location:Whispering Woods Holistic
Cost:$325
Name:Bianca Gross
Phone:250-586-6286
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Oct 5, 2019
Zentangle: Black Zendala ClassZentangle: Black Zendala Class

Register by September 28th

Learn the basic techniques for tangling on black paper while you explore round Zendala tiles. We'll tangle on a prestrung Zendala for a mandala-type look, as well as experiment with free-form drawing.

Zentangle Basics is a prerequisite.
Category:Art
Date:Oct 5, 2019
Time:9:30am - 12:30pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Cost:$48
Name:Mrs Rhonda J Roy
Phone:250-927-3251
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email

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