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Nov 17, 2019
Nov 15, 2019 to Nov 17, 2019
A Gift of Art ShowA Gift of Art Show

The show has 40+ artists from the Arrowsmith Chapter of the FCA, Federation of Canadian Artists. There will be approximately 120 paintings for sale.

Opening reception, cash bar, meet the artists is Friday, November 15th, 6-9 pm.

Show hours:
Friday November 15th 4-9 pm
Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th 10 am - 4 pm.
Category:Art
Start:Nov 15, 2019
End:Nov 17, 2019
Time:Nov. 15: 4pm - 9pm; Nov. 16 & 17: 10am - 4pm
Address:2690 Island Hwy W, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach Inn
Website:Open Site
 
Nov 17, 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 17, 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 17, 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 17, 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 17, 2019
Music on Sunday - Classical with Mark McGregor & Younggun Kim

Now, here is a not-to-be-missed duo!Literally everyone has been clamoring for another chance to enjoy Toronto-based Mr. Kim's extraordinary piano mastery, and when you combine this with the mesmerizing playing of one of Vancouver's most respected flutists...well, please act fast with your ticket purchases!
Category:Music
Date:Nov 17, 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 17, 2019
Oceanside Concert Band Annual Fall Concert

Join the Oceanside Concert Band for their annual fall concert under the direction of Dr. Paul Rathke. This thirty-five member band has been entertaining audiences in the Oceanside area for over fifty years.

This popular event is sponsored by the Parksville and District Music Association (PDMA).

Proceeds from the concert will be used to support music programs locally.
Category:Music
Date:Nov 17, 2019
Time:2:30pm
Address:345 Pym Street, Parksville, BC
Location:Knox United Church
Cost:$5 - $15
Name:Don McConnell
Phone:250-586-4485
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 16, 2019 to Nov 17, 2019
Parksville Fire Department Annual Food & Toy DriveParksville Fire Department Annual Food & Toy Drive

It's that time of year when Parksville Volunteer Fire Department members collect food and toys, door-to-door throughout Parksville and the areas served by the Parksville Fire Protection Area. The annual food and toy drive takes place this year on Saturday, November 16 and Sunday, November 17 from 9 am to 4 pm.

The week prior to the food drive, through the local new...more info
Category:Fund Raisers
Start:Nov 16, 2019
End:Nov 17, 2019
Time:9:00am - 4:00pm
Address:160 Jensen Ave W, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Fire Hall
Name:Kendra Konsorado
Phone:250-954-3087
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Nov 17, 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 17, 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 15, 2019 to Nov 17, 2019
Village Christmas Arts FaireVillage Christmas Arts Faire

Join us for this year's 40th anniversary of Vancouver island artisans showcasing their one of a kind creations.
Category:Christmas
Start:Nov 15, 2019
End:Nov 17, 2019
Address:644 Memorial Avenue, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach Community Hall
Phone:250-951-1604
 
Nov 16, 2019 to Nov 30, 2019
Wired at the CathouseWired at the Cathouse

Sheena McCorquodale has been teaching monthly Weekend Wire Workshops for the past couple of years. The workshops are 2 days, Saturday & Sunday, 10am to 4pm. Students send a photo of something they would like to make. Sheena creates a pattern based on the photo with approx. 2' x 2' dimensions. Students are given an introduction to anatomy and are shown the basics of chicken wire sculpting techniques including cylinder constru...more info
Category:Art
Start:Nov 16, 2019
End:Nov 30, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:5320 Island Hwy W, Qualicum Bay, BC
Location:Cathouse Gallery
Name:Sheena McCorquodale
Phone:250-937-9991
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
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