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Nov 3, 2019 to Nov 9, 2019
Nov 3, 2019
Nov 3, 2019
CHRCO Flea Market & Pancake Breakfast

Crafts, Jams, and more! Pancake breakfast is $6 for small and $8 for large.

Tables for rent at $12 & $15 each. Contact Val to book a table.
Category:Market
Date:Nov 3, 2019
Time:9:00am - 1:00pm
Address:2601 Alberni Highway, Coombs, BC
Location:Coombs Rodeo Grounds
Name:Val
Phone:250-752-9735
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 3, 2019
Harold Allanson Exhibition<br/>Harold Allanson Exhibition

Harold Allanson, SFCA, TWSA, holds a life-long interest in drawing and painting but was unable to fully express his talent until taking early retirement twenty years ago. Since then it's allowed him the luxury of being able to paint for several hours most days.

His realistic watercolours are representative of his life experiences and observations, often depicting working friends, people he's met, their lives and thei...more info
Category:Art
Date:Nov 3, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 3, 2019
Mattila + Martin: Painting & Collage ExhibitionMattila + Martin: Painting & Collage Exhibition

Donna Mattila:
"In his 'Notebooks', George Braque wrote 'In art there is only one thing that counts; the thing you can't explain'. This is how I think about writing about my painting; either it works or it doesn't. My imagery originates from many walks in residential areas and urban streets,"

Tony Martin:
"The images in this current series mainly concern a combinati...more info
Category:Art
Date:Nov 3, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 3, 2019
Music on Sunday - Balkan Choral with The Balkan Babes

Operating as a collective, without a director, the Victoria-based Balkan Babes showcase a cappella music of Eastern Europe, including Bulgaria, Croatia, Dalmatia, Georgia, Macedonia, Serbia, and Ukraine. In doing so, they enchant audiences with the penetrating harmonies and asymmetrical rhythms that characterize the rich and ancient musical traditions of the region. While the Balkan Babes strive for an authentic sound in vocal production and pronunciation, they also open up many songs to their own contemporary interpretations and arrange...more info
Category:Music
Date:Nov 3, 2019
Time:2:30pm - 4:30pm
Address:122 Fern Road West, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:The Old School House Arts Centre (TOSH)
Phone:250-752-6133
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 3, 2019
Parksville Lions & Save-On-Foods Free Family Skate

This popular session is back on Sundays, September 29 - December 8. Children must be accompanied by an adult, 19yrs+. Pond hockey is not available during this session. Oceanside Place Arena on Sundays from 12:15-1:45pm. 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:Nov 3, 2019
Time:12:15pm - 1:45pm
Address:830 West Island Hwy, Parksville, BC
Location:Oceanside Place Arena
Name:Parks and Recreation
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Nov 4, 2019
Nov 4, 2019
Cardio Dance Club: Gentle Groove

Cardio Dance Club: Gentle Groove is a follow-along dance fitness workout that fuses dance and fun energizing music, and an urban feel. It will get you sweating, gently raise your heart rate, and you moving. The most important part - It's easy and fun!

Cardio Dance Club is about the fitness and the community. This is a lower intensity class that is:
- Low impact
- Lower intensity (slightly lower beats-per-minute music)
- Simple, modified choreo that lasts a bit longer before the moves change.

Register online at http://shop.cardiodanceclub.com/ or by...more info
Category:Sports
Date:Nov 4, 2019
Time:9:30am - 10:30am
Address:1390 Errington Road, Errington, BC
Location:Errington War Memorial Hall
Cost:$64 / 8 weeks or $50 for a 5-class punch pass
Name:Kristine Stephenson
Phone:250-927-3985
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 4, 2019 to Dec 21, 2019
'I Paint With Light Now' Digital Media Exhibition

Artist Statement:
"The intellectual process of painting has not changed for me since I switched to the digital format five years ago. It remains an intuitive, somewhat baffling and always mysterious activity for me. I would not be using digital if that essential part of painting had to be sacrificed. I think it's important for you to know that I first experienced and practic...more info
Category:Art
Start:Nov 4, 2019
End:Dec 21, 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
 
Nov 4, 2019
Mahjong Mondays at the Parksville Lawn Bowling Club

Snow birding and want to get out on Monday nights? Stuck in the house watching the rain come down? Looking to meet some new folks in town? Here's your chance to get out and have some fun playing mahjong.
Category:Other
Date:Nov 4, 2019
Time:7:00pm
Address:149 E. Stanford, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Lawn Bowling Club
Cost:$2.00 per visit
Name:Carol Bucyk
Phone:250-951-0823
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Nov 5, 2019
Nov 5, 2019
Business Expo 2019Business Expo 2019

Parksville & District Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Business Expo from 1:00pm to 5:00pm followed by a Business After Business. It’s a jam-packed day of networking!

40+ business exhibitors onsite for the day. We welcome the public and it is free admission. Grab a treat from the Island Highlander Food Truck and head into the Parksville Community Centre, tour the exhibitor’s booths. Lots of opportunity to meet businesspeople, exp...more info
Category:Other
Date:Nov 5, 2019
Time:1:00pm - 5:00pm
Address:132 Jensen Ave East, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community Centre
Phone:250-248-3613
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 5, 2019
Cardio Dance Club: ParksvilleCardio Dance Club: Parksville

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, ...more info
Category:Sports
Date:Nov 5, 2019
Time:6:00pm
Address:#5-464 Island Hwy E, Parksville, BC
Location:FLUID Fitness
Cost:$10
Name:Jen
Phone:250-999-9066
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 5, 2019
Dad's Night Out: Free Skate

Dads, bring the kids to Oceanside Place Arena and enjoy a free skate together on the pond Tuesdays, November 5 and December 3 from 6:45 to 7:45 pm. This free skate is sponsored by our partners at Building Learning Together.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks 250-248-3252 or view skate and swim schedules online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Family & Children
Date:Nov 5, 2019
Time:6:45pm - 7:45pm
Address:830 West Island Hwy, Parksville, BC
Location:Oceanside Place Arena
Name:Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 5, 2019
Harold Allanson Exhibition<br/>Harold Allanson Exhibition

Harold Allanson, SFCA, TWSA, holds a life-long interest in drawing and painting but was unable to fully express his talent until taking early retirement twenty years ago. Since then it's allowed him the luxury of being able to paint for several hours most days.

His realistic watercolours are representative of his life experiences and observations, often depicting working friends, people he's met, their lives and thei...more info
Category:Art
Date:Nov 5, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 4, 2019 to Dec 21, 2019
'I Paint With Light Now' Digital Media Exhibition

Artist Statement:
"The intellectual process of painting has not changed for me since I switched to the digital format five years ago. It remains an intuitive, somewhat baffling and always mysterious activity for me. I would not be using digital if that essential part of painting had to be sacrificed. I think it's important for you to know that I first experienced and practic...more info
Category:Art
Start:Nov 4, 2019
End:Dec 21, 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
 
Nov 5, 2019
Mattila + Martin: Painting & Collage ExhibitionMattila + Martin: Painting & Collage Exhibition

Donna Mattila:
"In his 'Notebooks', George Braque wrote 'In art there is only one thing that counts; the thing you can't explain'. This is how I think about writing about my painting; either it works or it doesn't. My imagery originates from many walks in residential areas and urban streets,"

Tony Martin:
"The images in this current series mainly concern a combinati...more info
Category:Art
Date:Nov 5, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 5, 2019
Our Living Languages: First Peoples’ Voices in BCOur Living Languages: First Peoples’ Voices in BC

2019 is the UNESCO International year of Indigenous Languages. Languages are powerful and potent markers of identity and culture, yet many of us cannot even say “hello” in the language of the people on whose traditional territory we live, work and play.

You might just expand your vocabulary—and your appreciation for the Indigenous languages spoken in BC—after visiting the ...more info
Category:Other
Date:Nov 5, 2019
Time:1:00pm - 4:00pm
Address:587 Beach Road, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach Museum
Phone:250-752-5533
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 5, 2019
Youth Drop-In Basketball (Ages 11 - 15)Youth Drop-In Basketball (Ages 11 - 15)

Swing by the Coombs Fairgrounds Gymnasium on Tuesdays, September 10 - November 12, for a fun night of drop-in basketball. Balls will be provided, but participants are asked to come prepared wearing clothing they can move in and running shoes.

This program is free. No registration is required, but you will need to sign a participation waiver upon arrival.

Questions? Contact Kristine at steph...more info
Category:Sports
Date:Nov 5, 2019
Time:6:30pm - 8:00pm
Address:1014 Ford Road, Coombs, BC
Location:Coombs Fairgrounds Gymnasium
Name:Kristine Stephenson
Phone:250-927-3985
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Nov 6, 2019
Nov 6, 2019
Cardio Dance Club: Errington

Cardio Dance Club is an hour-long, follow-along, dance fitness class. It is open to all skill and fitness levels. So get your groove on and follow along as our instructor, Jen deHaan, guides you through a series of choreographed dance moves. Each class will feature a mix of modern radio hits and old-school classics. Everything from Top 40, to Latin beats, to K-Pop, to hip hop, to R&B.

Jen's enthusiasm will encourage you to get your heart rate up and your feet moving. This class is about having fun, enjoying the music and dancing your way towards a fitter ...more info
Category:Sports
Date:Nov 6, 2019
Time:6:00pm - 7:00pm
Address:1390 Errington Road, Errington, BC
Location:Errington War Memorial Hall
Cost:$80 / 10 weeks or $50 for a 5-class punch pass
Name:Kristine Stephenson
Phone:250-927-3985
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 6, 2019
Drop in Crib at the Parksville Lawn Bowling Club

This is a great way to beat the winter blues and meet some really wonderful people at the same time. From October 2019, through March 2020, you're invited to have a little fun playing crib at our club.
Category:Other
Date:Nov 6, 2019
Time:1:00pm
Address:149 E. Stanford, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Lawn Bowling Club
Cost:$3.00 per drop in visit
Name:Carol Bucyk
Phone:250-951-0823
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 6, 2019
Foundations of PaintingFoundations of Painting

A 5-week course where you will learn essential traditional acrylic painting techniques so you can construct a successful painting.

Schedule
Wednesdays from 11am - 1pm
Date of first class: October 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th & Nov 6th
Duration: 5 weeks


Course Outline
Through step-by-step explanations, demonstrations, and one-on-one coaching from Jenny Hughes your painting skills will improve rapidly in this 5 week c...more info
Category:Art
Date:Nov 6, 2019
Time:11:00am - 1:00pm
Address:124 Harlech Rd., Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Old Fire Hall
Cost:$165
Name:Jenny Hughes
Phone:778-835-9332
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 6, 2019
Harold Allanson Exhibition<br/>Harold Allanson Exhibition

Harold Allanson, SFCA, TWSA, holds a life-long interest in drawing and painting but was unable to fully express his talent until taking early retirement twenty years ago. Since then it's allowed him the luxury of being able to paint for several hours most days.

His realistic watercolours are representative of his life experiences and observations, often depicting working friends, people he's met, their lives and thei...more info
Category:Art
Date:Nov 6, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 4, 2019 to Dec 21, 2019
'I Paint With Light Now' Digital Media Exhibition

Artist Statement:
"The intellectual process of painting has not changed for me since I switched to the digital format five years ago. It remains an intuitive, somewhat baffling and always mysterious activity for me. I would not be using digital if that essential part of painting had to be sacrificed. I think it's important for you to know that I first experienced and practic...more info
Category:Art
Start:Nov 4, 2019
End:Dec 21, 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
 
Nov 6, 2019
Mattila + Martin: Painting & Collage ExhibitionMattila + Martin: Painting & Collage Exhibition

Donna Mattila:
"In his 'Notebooks', George Braque wrote 'In art there is only one thing that counts; the thing you can't explain'. This is how I think about writing about my painting; either it works or it doesn't. My imagery originates from many walks in residential areas and urban streets,"

Tony Martin:
"The images in this current series mainly concern a combinati...more info
Category:Art
Date:Nov 6, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Nov 7, 2019
Nov 7, 2019
Canvas Art for Kids & Teens 7-15yrs

Jenny Hughes will guide you through how to paint a fantastic yet surprisingly simple acrylic painting. No experience necessary. All supplies are provided. View painting project online.

Fun in the Jungle, ages 7-11yrs on Thursday, November 7 from 4:00-5:30pm at Oceanside Art Studio, cost is $25.

Ocean Sunset, ages 11-15yrs on Thursday, December 12th 4:00-5:30pm at Oceanside Art Studio, cost is $25.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-248-3252 to pre-register. View recreation programs online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Art
Date:Nov 7, 2019
Time:4:00pm - 5:30pm
Address:124 Harlech Rd., Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Oceanside Art Studio
Cost:$25
Name:Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 7, 2019
Cardio Dance Club: Qualicum BeachCardio Dance Club: Qualicum Beach

Cardio Dance Club (regular intensity cardio dance). Classes run every Thursday morning, 644 Memorial Rd, Qualicum Beach B.C. Come have fun with your community and meet new friends! Or just get your groove on and get fit.

Register for class with the RDN, or register at Ravensong in Qualicum Beach or Oceanside Place Arena in Parksville. Save money by registering for a series, or drop in for $10.

Class de...more info
Category:Other
Date:Nov 7, 2019
Time:9:30am - 10:30am
Address:644 Memorial Avenue, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach Community Hall
Cost:$10
Name:Jen deHaan
Phone:250-999-9066
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 7, 2019
Drop in Bridge at the Parksville Lawn Bowling Club

It might be rainy and grey outside, but it will be warm and dry on Thursday afternoons at our club. Bridge will be on the agenda and you're invited to be part of the action.
Category:Other
Date:Nov 7, 2019
Time:1:00pm
Address:149 E. Stanford, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Lawn Bowling Club
Cost:$3.00 per drop in visit
Name:Carol Bucyk
Phone:250-951-0823
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 7, 2019
Harold Allanson Exhibition<br/>Harold Allanson Exhibition

Harold Allanson, SFCA, TWSA, holds a life-long interest in drawing and painting but was unable to fully express his talent until taking early retirement twenty years ago. Since then it's allowed him the luxury of being able to paint for several hours most days.

His realistic watercolours are representative of his life experiences and observations, often depicting working friends, people he's met, their lives and thei...more info
Category:Art
Date:Nov 7, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 7, 2019
Harpdog Brown Live at Ground Zero Acoustic LoungeHarpdog Brown Live at Ground Zero Acoustic Lounge

Get off the couch and some see some seriously vintage blues that’s lots of fun!

Harpdog has won three consecutive Maple Blues Awards for Harmonica Player of the Year (2014/2015/2016), the Fraser Valley Music Award, has three consecutive Western Canadian Music Awards Nominations, a Juno Nomination and is the only Canadian to win the coveted Muddy Award. In 2016, he was nomina...more info
Category:Music
Date:Nov 7, 2019
Time:Doors 6:30pm; Show 7:00pm
Address:8-464 Island Highway East, Parksville, BC
Location:Ground Zero Acoustic Lounge
Cost:$25
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 4, 2019 to Dec 21, 2019
'I Paint With Light Now' Digital Media Exhibition

Artist Statement:
"The intellectual process of painting has not changed for me since I switched to the digital format five years ago. It remains an intuitive, somewhat baffling and always mysterious activity for me. I would not be using digital if that essential part of painting had to be sacrificed. I think it's important for you to know that I first experienced and practic...more info
Category:Art
Start:Nov 4, 2019
End:Dec 21, 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
 
Nov 7, 2019
Mattila + Martin: Painting & Collage ExhibitionMattila + Martin: Painting & Collage Exhibition

Donna Mattila:
"In his 'Notebooks', George Braque wrote 'In art there is only one thing that counts; the thing you can't explain'. This is how I think about writing about my painting; either it works or it doesn't. My imagery originates from many walks in residential areas and urban streets,"

Tony Martin:
"The images in this current series mainly concern a combinati...more info
Category:Art
Date:Nov 7, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 7, 2019
Our Living Languages: First Peoples’ Voices in BCOur Living Languages: First Peoples’ Voices in BC

2019 is the UNESCO International year of Indigenous Languages. Languages are powerful and potent markers of identity and culture, yet many of us cannot even say “hello” in the language of the people on whose traditional territory we live, work and play.

You might just expand your vocabulary—and your appreciation for the Indigenous languages spoken in BC—after visiting the ...more info
Category:Other
Date:Nov 7, 2019
Time:1:00pm - 4:00pm
Address:587 Beach Road, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach Museum
Phone:250-752-5533
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 7, 2019 to Nov 10, 2019
Vancouver Island Juried One Act Play Festival 2019Vancouver Island Juried One Act Play Festival 2019

The Vancouver Island Juried One Act Play Festival returns to the Village Theatre in Qualicum Beach for its fifteenth year in a row. Featuring short one act plays presented by a variety of theatre groups from Victoria, Courtenay and Oceanside communities including several youth productions from Nanaimo District Secondary, ECHO Players Youth Theatre and Kwalikum Secondary Schoo...more info
Category:Theatre
Start:Nov 7, 2019
End:Nov 10, 2019
Time:7:30pm & 2pm
Address:110 West 2nd Ave, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Village Theatre
Cost:$10 - $12
Name:Francesca Reside
Phone:250-752-3522
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 7, 2019
Youth Drop-In Basketball (Ages 16+)Youth Drop-In Basketball (Ages 16+)

Thursday evening basketball is one of our most popular sports programs. Each week an avid group of basketball players meet to enjoy a casual game. All materials are provided, but participants need to be dressed to run. No registration is required, but you will need to sign a participation waiver upon arrival.

Questions? Contact Kristine at stephenson@live.ca or 250-927-3985
Category:Sports
Date:Nov 7, 2019
Time:7:00pm - 9:00pm
Address:1014 Ford Road, Coombs, BC
Location:Coombs Fairgrounds Gymnasium
Name:Kristine Stephenson
Phone:250-927-3985
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Nov 8, 2019
Nov 8, 2019 to Nov 11, 2019
Darrel Hancock Pottery 7th Annual Christmas Show & Sale<br/>Darrel Hancock Pottery 7th Annual Christmas Show & Sale

Art and Function come together at the Darrel Hancock Pottery 7th Annual Christmas Show and Sale.

While you view the Gallery, take time to enjoy complimentary refreshments, watch the ongoing pottery demonstrations and enter your name to win one of 3 prizes.

This beautiful handmade, functional pottery is all dishwasher, oven and microwave safe. There w...more info
Category:Artisan
Start:Nov 8, 2019
End:Nov 11, 2019
Time:10:00am - 5:00pm
Address:3503 Harris Crescent, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Darrel Hancock Pottery
Name:Darrel Hancock
Phone:250-752-4533
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 8, 2019
Harold Allanson Exhibition<br/>Harold Allanson Exhibition

Harold Allanson, SFCA, TWSA, holds a life-long interest in drawing and painting but was unable to fully express his talent until taking early retirement twenty years ago. Since then it's allowed him the luxury of being able to paint for several hours most days.

His realistic watercolours are representative of his life experiences and observations, often depicting working friends, people he's met, their lives and thei...more info
Category:Art
Date:Nov 8, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 4, 2019 to Dec 21, 2019
'I Paint With Light Now' Digital Media Exhibition

Artist Statement:
"The intellectual process of painting has not changed for me since I switched to the digital format five years ago. It remains an intuitive, somewhat baffling and always mysterious activity for me. I would not be using digital if that essential part of painting had to be sacrificed. I think it's important for you to know that I first experienced and practic...more info
Category:Art
Start:Nov 4, 2019
End:Dec 21, 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
 
Nov 8, 2019
Live Entertainment at The BaysideLive Entertainment at The Bayside

Come out and enjoy our incredible view and live music all November long! While dining at The Bayside, Friday & Saturday evenings from 5:30-8:30pm capture the sounds of local talent from pianist performances to guitarists including guitarist Robbie Hancock on Nov. 22-23.
Category:Music
Date:Nov 8, 2019
Time:5:30pm - 8:30pm
Address:240 Dogwood Street, Parksville, BC
Location:The Bayside Restaurant & Lounge
Phone:250-248-8333
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 8, 2019
Live Music at Smoke n WaterLive Music at Smoke n Water

Come on down to Smoke n Water for live music every Friday and Saturday.

To see who is playing please visit www.facebook.com/smokenwaterbc/events.

Reservations are recommend for dinner!
Category:Music
Date:Nov 8, 2019
Time:7:00pm
Address:1600 Stroulger Road, Parksville, BC
Location:Smoke 'N Water @ Pacific Shores Resort & Spa
Phone:250-468-7192
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 8, 2019
Mattila + Martin: Painting & Collage ExhibitionMattila + Martin: Painting & Collage Exhibition

Donna Mattila:
"In his 'Notebooks', George Braque wrote 'In art there is only one thing that counts; the thing you can't explain'. This is how I think about writing about my painting; either it works or it doesn't. My imagery originates from many walks in residential areas and urban streets,"

Tony Martin:
"The images in this current series mainly concern a combinati...more info
Category:Art
Date:Nov 8, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 8, 2019
Rock Around the MAC

Our annual fundraiser for our beloved McMillan Arts Centre, featuring the popular local cover band, The Apollos. This fundraiser event features dancing, silent auction, LIVE ART, Tapas and MAC Martini Bar! Come out and support your local arts centre, enjoy an evening of dancing and artistic fun!
Category:Fund Raisers
Date:Nov 8, 2019
Time:6:00pm - 10:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Cost:$25
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 7, 2019 to Nov 10, 2019
Vancouver Island Juried One Act Play Festival 2019Vancouver Island Juried One Act Play Festival 2019

The Vancouver Island Juried One Act Play Festival returns to the Village Theatre in Qualicum Beach for its fifteenth year in a row. Featuring short one act plays presented by a variety of theatre groups from Victoria, Courtenay and Oceanside communities including several youth productions from Nanaimo District Secondary, ECHO Players Youth Theatre and Kwalikum Secondary Schoo...more info
Category:Theatre
Start:Nov 7, 2019
End:Nov 10, 2019
Time:7:30pm & 2pm
Address:110 West 2nd Ave, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Village Theatre
Cost:$10 - $12
Name:Francesca Reside
Phone:250-752-3522
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Nov 9, 2019
Nov 8, 2019 to Nov 11, 2019
Darrel Hancock Pottery 7th Annual Christmas Show & Sale<br/>Darrel Hancock Pottery 7th Annual Christmas Show & Sale

Art and Function come together at the Darrel Hancock Pottery 7th Annual Christmas Show and Sale.

While you view the Gallery, take time to enjoy complimentary refreshments, watch the ongoing pottery demonstrations and enter your name to win one of 3 prizes.

This beautiful handmade, functional pottery is all dishwasher, oven and microwave safe. There w...more info
Category:Artisan
Start:Nov 8, 2019
End:Nov 11, 2019
Time:10:00am - 5:00pm
Address:3503 Harris Crescent, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Darrel Hancock Pottery
Name:Darrel Hancock
Phone:250-752-4533
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 9, 2019
Geoff Johnson Live at Mount Arrowsmith Brewing Co.Geoff Johnson Live at Mount Arrowsmith Brewing Co.

Multi-instrumentalist Geoff Johnson has been playing for audiences for more than 20 years.

Geoff's set is diverse and always entertaining, featuring 100s of cover tunes and drawing heavily on the 60s with the likes of The Beatles and Led Zeppelin, a sprinkle of classic country and an occasional Britney Spears number. Requests are encouraged, good times are guaranteed!

N...more info
Category:Music
Date:Nov 9, 2019
Time:7:00pm - 9:30pm
Address:109-425 Stanford Ave East, Parksville, BC
Location:Mount Arrowsmith Brewing Company
Phone:250-951-0125
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 9, 2019
Harold Allanson Exhibition<br/>Harold Allanson Exhibition

Harold Allanson, SFCA, TWSA, holds a life-long interest in drawing and painting but was unable to fully express his talent until taking early retirement twenty years ago. Since then it's allowed him the luxury of being able to paint for several hours most days.

His realistic watercolours are representative of his life experiences and observations, often depicting working friends, people he's met, their lives and thei...more info
Category:Art
Date:Nov 9, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 4, 2019 to Dec 21, 2019
'I Paint With Light Now' Digital Media Exhibition

Artist Statement:
"The intellectual process of painting has not changed for me since I switched to the digital format five years ago. It remains an intuitive, somewhat baffling and always mysterious activity for me. I would not be using digital if that essential part of painting had to be sacrificed. I think it's important for you to know that I first experienced and practic...more info
Category:Art
Start:Nov 4, 2019
End:Dec 21, 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
 
Nov 9, 2019
Knox 15th Annual Perfect Gift Christmas Craft FairKnox 15th Annual Perfect Gift Christmas Craft Fair

The craft fair has grown over the years and now offers 80 tables filling 8 rooms with talented vendors who provide a multitude of exciting family-orientated products, home-made food items and many unique craft selections for all ages. These enthusiastic vendors come from communities all over Vancouver Island in order to offer a huge variety of “Perfect Gift” possibilities! ...more info
Category:Christmas
Date:Nov 9, 2019
Time:9:30am - 3:30pm
Address:345 Pym Street, Parksville, BC
Location:Knox United Church
Phone:250-248-3927
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 9, 2019
Live Entertainment at The BaysideLive Entertainment at The Bayside

Come out and enjoy our incredible view and live music all November long! While dining at The Bayside, Friday & Saturday evenings from 5:30-8:30pm capture the sounds of local talent from pianist performances to guitarists including guitarist Robbie Hancock on Nov. 22-23.
Category:Music
Date:Nov 9, 2019
Time:5:30pm - 8:30pm
Address:240 Dogwood Street, Parksville, BC
Location:The Bayside Restaurant & Lounge
Phone:250-248-8333
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 9, 2019
Live Music at Smoke n WaterLive Music at Smoke n Water

Come on down to Smoke n Water for live music every Friday and Saturday.

To see who is playing please visit www.facebook.com/smokenwaterbc/events.

Reservations are recommend for dinner!
Category:Music
Date:Nov 9, 2019
Time:7:00pm
Address:1600 Stroulger Road, Parksville, BC
Location:Smoke 'N Water @ Pacific Shores Resort & Spa
Phone:250-468-7192
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 9, 2019
Mattila + Martin: Painting & Collage ExhibitionMattila + Martin: Painting & Collage Exhibition

Donna Mattila:
"In his 'Notebooks', George Braque wrote 'In art there is only one thing that counts; the thing you can't explain'. This is how I think about writing about my painting; either it works or it doesn't. My imagery originates from many walks in residential areas and urban streets,"

Tony Martin:
"The images in this current series mainly concern a combinati...more info
Category:Art
Date:Nov 9, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:McMillan Arts Centre (The MAC)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 9, 2019
Our Living Languages: First Peoples’ Voices in BCOur Living Languages: First Peoples’ Voices in BC

2019 is the UNESCO International year of Indigenous Languages. Languages are powerful and potent markers of identity and culture, yet many of us cannot even say “hello” in the language of the people on whose traditional territory we live, work and play.

You might just expand your vocabulary—and your appreciation for the Indigenous languages spoken in BC—after visiting the ...more info
Category:Other
Date:Nov 9, 2019
Time:1:00pm - 4:00pm
Address:587 Beach Road, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach Museum
Phone:250-752-5533
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 9, 2019
Pacific Board Culture Silent Art Auction & All Ages Punk ShowPacific Board Culture Silent Art Auction & All Ages Punk Show

Pacific Board Culture Society Presents A Silent Art Auction Followed By An All Ages Punk Show! A Fundraising Event!

Saturday, November 9th 2019
Silent Art Auction - Everyone Welcome - Family Event - Free - 3-6pm
All Ages Punk Show - Tickets $10 - Doors Open At 7pm. Show Starts At 8 pm

Get your tickets online or at one of these 6 locations...more info
Category:Music
Date:Nov 9, 2019
Time:Silent Art Auction: 3pm - 6pm; Punk Show: Doors 7pm, Show 8pm
Address:975 Shearme Rd, Coombs, BC
Location:Bradley Centre
Cost:Silent Art Auction Free; Punk Show $10
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 9, 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:Nov 9, 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
 
Nov 9, 2019
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 the pool toys for you to enjoy. From the rope swing to the snake there will be water play for everyone. These swims are on Saturdays, November 9, December 7 and 14 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm and on Monday December 9 and 16 from 1:00 to 2:30 pm. Regular admission.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks 250-752-5014 or view skate and swim schedules online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Family & Children
Date:Nov 9, 2019
Address:737 Jones Street, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Ravensong Aquatic Centre
Cost:Regular Admission
Name:Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-752-5014
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 9, 2019
Tower of Song Live at Ground Zero Acoustic LoungeTower of Song Live at Ground Zero Acoustic Lounge

A creative tribute to the songs of Leonard Cohen presented by Ground Zero Productions at Knox United Church.

Tower of Song began as a one-off tribute night for a packed house at Vancouver's The Media Club in 2011, and has since grown into an actively touring folk duo. Produced by Garramone, she invited fellow Victoria musician Oliver Swain, and the show gave Swain and Garramo...more info
Category:Music
Date:Nov 9, 2019
Time:Doors 6:30pm; Show 7:00pm
Address:345 Pym Street, Parksville, BC
Location:Knox United Church
Cost:$25
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 7, 2019 to Nov 10, 2019
Vancouver Island Juried One Act Play Festival 2019Vancouver Island Juried One Act Play Festival 2019

The Vancouver Island Juried One Act Play Festival returns to the Village Theatre in Qualicum Beach for its fifteenth year in a row. Featuring short one act plays presented by a variety of theatre groups from Victoria, Courtenay and Oceanside communities including several youth productions from Nanaimo District Secondary, ECHO Players Youth Theatre and Kwalikum Secondary Schoo...more info
Category:Theatre
Start:Nov 7, 2019
End:Nov 10, 2019
Time:7:30pm & 2pm
Address:110 West 2nd Ave, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Village Theatre
Cost:$10 - $12
Name:Francesca Reside
Phone:250-752-3522
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email

Nov 3, 2019 to Nov 9, 2019
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