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Events Selected for Cultural Explorer
Jan 27, 2019 to Feb 2, 2019
Jan 27, 2019
Jan 27, 2019
Auditions for Almost, MaineAuditions for Almost, Maine

Audition notice for Almost, Maine - about a tiny village so far north it is almost in Canada. The residents of this mythical town find themselves falling in and out of love in unexpected and often hilarious ways.

19 characters: 10 men and 9 women, all in the 30 to 50 year old range.

** Consisting of 11 short scenes this is a great show to audition for as it allows both experienced actors to play as many as 4 dist...more info
Category:Theatre
Date:Jan 27, 2019
Time:2:00pm
Address:110 West 2nd Avenue, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Village Theatre
Name:Village Theatre
Phone:250-752-3522
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 27, 2019
Music On Sunday - The Charlie Porter Quartet

Now based in Portland, Oregon, Charlie has toured throughout most of the United States and abroad in Europe, Asia, the Baltic States, the Middle East and Africa as both a bandleader and as a sideman with musicians such as Joe Zawinul & Paquito D'Rivera. He holds a Bachelor's degree from The Juilliard School in classical trumpet performance and a Master's degree from Manhattan School of Music in jazz performance and was the first ever to be awarded 1st Prize in the U.S. National Trumpet Competition in both Jazz and Classical divisions. Wit...more info
Category:Music
Date:Jan 27, 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 27, 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 27, 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 27, 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 27, 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 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 28, 2019
Jan 28, 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 28, 2019
Address:1390 Errington Rd, Errington, BC
Location:Errington War Memorial Hall
Website:Open Site
 
Jan 28, 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 28, 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 29, 2019
Jan 29, 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 29, 2019
Time:9:00am
Name:Neil Robins
Phone:250-390-3669
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jan 29, 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 29, 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 30, 2019
Jan 30, 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 30, 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 30, 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 30, 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 31, 2019
Jan 31, 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 31, 2019
Address:1390 Errington Rd, Errington, BC
Location:Errington War Memorial Hall
Website:Open Site
 
Jan 31, 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 31, 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 31, 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 31, 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
Feb 1, 2019
Feb 1, 2019
BobbieBobbie's Comedy Night w/ James Kennedy

Super excited to have James Kennedy back as the Headliner. He is one of my favourites! This is one you don't want to miss.

Winner of the 2014 peoples champ of comedy and the 2014 Vancouver Yuk-off. This dynamic comic turns heads immediately with his kinetic performance and infectious energy. The unique style and irrepressible showmanship that took this "one to watch" from his first open mic to to...more info
Category:Theatre
Date:Feb 1, 2019
Time:8:00pm
Address:644 Memorial Ave, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach Community Hall
Cost:$20
Name:Bobbie Garnons-Williams
Phone:250-240-1233
Email:Send Email
 
Feb 1, 2019
Don Alder in Concert at The MACDon Alder in Concert at The MAC

An evening with Don Alder and his extraordinary guitars - Vancouver's internationally acclaimed fingerstyle guitar legend returns to Vancouver Island to blow down our house. Don picks, strums, beats, and cajoles an orchestra-worth of sound from an acoustic guitar. Like Superman, he bends steel (strings) with his bare hands.

Don is one of the most original guitarists you'll ever hear. And also one of the most c...more info
Category:Music
Date:Feb 1, 2019
Time:7:00pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:The MAC - McMillan Arts Centre
Cost:$18 ($15 OCAC members)
Name:McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Feb 1, 2019
Music that Deserves to be Heard: Discovered Gems Duben CollectionMusic that Deserves to be Heard: Discovered Gems Duben Collection

Discovered Gems from the Duben Collection. The extraordinary Duben Collection contains over 2,000 manuscripts of 17th and early-18th century music by more than 300 European composers, collected by members of the Duben family and donated to Uppsala University in 1732. The collection is thought to include the music library of the Royal Swedish Cour...more info
Category:Music
Date:Feb 1, 2019
Time:7:00pm
Address:34 Pym St, Parksville, BC
Location:Knox United Church
Cost:$25 Adults; $20 Students/Seniors
Name:Brian D Groos
Phone:250-592-0590
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Feb 1, 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:Feb 1, 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
Feb 2, 2019
Feb 2, 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:Feb 2, 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
 
Feb 2, 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:Feb 2, 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
 
Feb 2, 2019
Zentangle: Dynamic DingbatzZentangle: Dynamic Dingbatz

Dingbats (with an s) are printers ornaments used to denote the end of a chapter or create a little visual interest on a page of text. Zentangle Dingbatz use tangle patterns to create the same effect. We'll create dingbatz that can be used on bookmarks, gift tags, journal pages, notecards, ATCs and more.

Prerequisite - Zentangle Basics; no further experience necessary (Art Bites: Zentangle qualifies as Zentangle Basi...more info
Category:Art
Date:Feb 2, 2019
Time:9:30am
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:The MAC - McMillan Arts Centre
Cost:$48
Name:Mrs Rhonda J Roy
Phone:250-927-3251
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email

Jan 27, 2019 to Feb 2, 2019

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