Events


Events Selected for Cultural Explorer
Apr 14, 2019 to Apr 20, 2019
Apr 14, 2019
Apr 14, 2019
Charity Garage SaleCharity Garage Sale

This is a garage sale where 100% of the proceeds go to our local women's shelter, Haven House. At this point in time we would like an ad for donations of items for the sale and volunteers who may want to help us with this very worthy cause. We will pick up any items if the donators request it. Contact is susan@susanforrest.com. Please see the attached ad.
Category:Fund Raisers
Date:Apr 14, 2019
Time:9:00am - 12:00pm
Address:173 Island Hwy West, Parksville, BC
Location:Royal Lepage Realty
Name:Elaine C Deal
Phone:250-927-2187
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 14, 2019
Easter Community Colouring ContestEaster Community Colouring Contest

Join us at the Parksville Community Centre for an Easter themed community colouring contest!

Tables will be set up in our lobby for colouring. There will be popcorn for everyone! Face painting will take place between 12:00pm & 2:00pm.

The first 100 participants will receive a goodie bag.

There are three age categories: 0-4 | 5-8 | 9-12 with a grand prize for the winner of each category!
Category:Family & Children
Date:Apr 14, 2019
Time:11:00am - 3:00pm
Address:132 Jensen Ave E, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community Centre
Name:Megan Pattison
Phone:250-248-6234
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 12, 2019 to May 20, 2019
Golden Shoe Hunt

The 13th Annual Golden Shoe Hunt will have you exploring the regional and community parks in electoral areas A to H, to find the hidden shoes. Clues and instructions for the locations of the shoes will be posted weekly to rdn.bc.ca/recreation, RDN Facebook and RDN Twitter starting April 12.
Category:Family & Children
Start:Apr 12, 2019
End:May 20, 2019
Address:830 West Island Highway, Parksville, BC
Location:RDN Community and Regional Parks (varied)
Name:Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 14, 2019
Hamilton Marsh Tour - Brant Wildlife FestivalHamilton Marsh Tour - Brant Wildlife Festival

Come and discover the largest wetland on central Vancouver Island - Hamilton Marsh. Learn about birds, plants, and wildlife. Kids become Certified Bug Detectives at the dock! Located 5 minutes from Qualicum Beach just off Highway 4. See website (http://hamilton-marsh.com) for maps, dress in layers, wear your gumboots. Bring your binoculars and scope out the birds! Hamilton Marsh ...more info
Category:Wildlife
Date:Apr 14, 2019
Time:10:00am - 3:00pm
Address:Hilliers Rd. S.
Location:Hamilton Marsh
Cost:Admission by donation
Name:Ceri Peacey
Phone:250-927-5658
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 14, 2019
HaydnHaydn's Creation by Oceanside Concert Choir - Brant Wildlife Festival

Enjoy the Oceanside Concert Choir as they perform Haydn's Creation Oratorio.

-- A Brant Wildlife Festival Event --
Category:Music
Date:Apr 14, 2019
Time:2:30pm
Address:345 Pym St, Parksville, BC
Location:Knox United Church
Name:Ceri Peacey
Phone:250-927-5658
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 14, 2019
Music On Sunday - The Marmont Quartet

Vancouver Violinist Roger Mangas and pianist Monica Pfau return to Music On Sunday with their superb quartet and a captivating program that will include the rarely heard but gorgeous Mahler Piano Quartet as well as two beautiful piano/string quintets by Mozart and Franck.
Category:Music
Date:Apr 14, 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
 
Apr 14, 2019
Second Sunday Market & Pancake BreakfastSecond Sunday Market & Pancake Breakfast

Come on out for a great breakfast and lots of fun shopping! Everything from many unique, handmade items, as well as vintage collectibles, tools, body care and household goods.

Live music featuring various local artists. We have the yummy pancake breakfast and draws, as well as our wonderful variety of vendors. See our Facebook page for some of the vendors that will be there.

Vendo...more info
Category:Market
Date:Apr 14, 2019
Time:8:00am - 12:00pm
Address:240 Lions Way, Qualicum Bay, BC
Location:Lighthouse Community Hall
Name:Wendy Kingwill
Phone:250-757-8172
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Feb 26, 2019 to Apr 14, 2019
Surface Language Two: painting in an abstract dialectSurface Language Two: painting in an abstract dialect

Featuring the work of Leona Petrak, Anne Jones and Dennis Brown is on exhibit at the MAC from February 26 through to April 14th. Opening Reception is Saturday, March 2 from 1-3 pm. The MAC is open Tues-Sun 10-4.
Category:Art
Start:Feb 26, 2019
End:Apr 14, 2019
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:The MAC - McMillan Arts Centre
Name:The MAC - McMillan Arts Centre
Phone:250-248-8185
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 12, 2019 to Apr 14, 2019
Vancouver Island RV Show & Sale 2019Vancouver Island RV Show & Sale 2019

Dreaming about RV camping and finding your Wildhood in 2019? Considering an upgrade from your older RV for something splashy and new? Or, are you simply curious about what the RVing lifestyle is all about? Join us at the Vancouver Island RV Show & Sale 2019!

*Friday, April 12th - 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday, April 13th - 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday, April 14th - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

A...more info
Category:Other
Start:Apr 12, 2019
End:Apr 14, 2019
Address:1515 East Island Highway, Nanoose Bay, BC
Location:Arbutus Meadows Equestrian Centre
Cost:$5
Phone:778-490-0013
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Apr 15, 2019
Apr 12, 2019 to May 20, 2019
Golden Shoe Hunt

The 13th Annual Golden Shoe Hunt will have you exploring the regional and community parks in electoral areas A to H, to find the hidden shoes. Clues and instructions for the locations of the shoes will be posted weekly to rdn.bc.ca/recreation, RDN Facebook and RDN Twitter starting April 12.
Category:Family & Children
Start:Apr 12, 2019
End:May 20, 2019
Address:830 West Island Highway, Parksville, BC
Location:RDN Community and Regional Parks (varied)
Name:Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 15, 2019 to Jun 3, 2019
Parenting Teenagers, Systematic Training for Effective ParentingParenting Teenagers, Systematic Training for Effective Parenting

This is a 6-week parenting information group that will guide participants, step-by-step through strategies for approaching parent/teen relationships with calm, confidence and clarity.

Dates: April 15th - June 3rd (excluding Apr 22 and May 20), 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Contact Ramona at FRA by April 1st to register. Limited to 10 participants.

Topi...more info
Category:Family & Children
Start:Apr 15, 2019
End:Jun 3, 2019
Time:5:30pm - 6:30pm
Address:198 Morison Ave, Parksville, BC
Location:Family Resource Association, Parksville
Cost:optional $23 for resource book
Name:Ramona Passarello
Phone:250-752-6766 Ext. 207
Email:Send Email
Apr 16, 2019
Apr 16, 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:Apr 16, 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
 
Apr 16, 2019 to Jun 1, 2019
'Delights' Exhibition by Jennifer McIntyre

Please visit our website for a full description of this exhibition by Jennifer McIntyre.

Jennifer is represented by Eclectic Gallery in Oak Bay, BC and The Gallery at Mattick’s Farm. She has been a regular participant in the Sooke Fine Arts Show, Sidney Fine Arts Show and the Oak Bay Studio Tour. She has also exhibited with colleagues at the University of Victoria in the yearly Faculty Show, at Glendale Gardens, Legacy Gallery and with “Artishow” at the Ocean Pointe Resort, Coast Harbourside Hotel and the Inn at Laurel Point.

Jennifer's work...more info
Category:Art
Start:Apr 16, 2019
End:Jun 1, 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
 
Apr 12, 2019 to May 20, 2019
Golden Shoe Hunt

The 13th Annual Golden Shoe Hunt will have you exploring the regional and community parks in electoral areas A to H, to find the hidden shoes. Clues and instructions for the locations of the shoes will be posted weekly to rdn.bc.ca/recreation, RDN Facebook and RDN Twitter starting April 12.
Category:Family & Children
Start:Apr 12, 2019
End:May 20, 2019
Address:830 West Island Highway, Parksville, BC
Location:RDN Community and Regional Parks (varied)
Name:Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 16, 2019 to Jun 1, 2019
'Moments of Joy' Exhibition by Laurel Hibbert

Please visit our website for more information about this artist and exhibition.

Laurel Hibbert was born and raised in Lachine Quebec. She attended Macdonald College of McGill University. Upon moving to British Columbia in 1989, she attended the University of Victoria where she received a further teaching degree. Laurel taught a total of 40 years before retiring in 2009.

Upon retiring she began to paint and soon discovered that her unique style was the beginning of a new career.

Her work is remarkable for its vibrant colour and for it...more info
Category:Art
Start:Apr 16, 2019
End:Jun 1, 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
 
Apr 15, 2019 to Jun 3, 2019
Parenting Teenagers, Systematic Training for Effective ParentingParenting Teenagers, Systematic Training for Effective Parenting

This is a 6-week parenting information group that will guide participants, step-by-step through strategies for approaching parent/teen relationships with calm, confidence and clarity.

Dates: April 15th - June 3rd (excluding Apr 22 and May 20), 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Contact Ramona at FRA by April 1st to register. Limited to 10 participants.

Topi...more info
Category:Family & Children
Start:Apr 15, 2019
End:Jun 3, 2019
Time:5:30pm - 6:30pm
Address:198 Morison Ave, Parksville, BC
Location:Family Resource Association, Parksville
Cost:optional $23 for resource book
Name:Ramona Passarello
Phone:250-752-6766 Ext. 207
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 16, 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:Apr 16, 2019
Time:9:00am
Name:Neil Robins
Phone:250-390-3669
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Apr 17, 2019
Apr 16, 2019 to Jun 1, 2019
'Delights' Exhibition by Jennifer McIntyre

Please visit our website for a full description of this exhibition by Jennifer McIntyre.

Jennifer is represented by Eclectic Gallery in Oak Bay, BC and The Gallery at Mattick’s Farm. She has been a regular participant in the Sooke Fine Arts Show, Sidney Fine Arts Show and the Oak Bay Studio Tour. She has also exhibited with colleagues at the University of Victoria in the yearly Faculty Show, at Glendale Gardens, Legacy Gallery and with “Artishow” at the Ocean Pointe Resort, Coast Harbourside Hotel and the Inn at Laurel Point.

Jennifer's work...more info
Category:Art
Start:Apr 16, 2019
End:Jun 1, 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
 
Apr 17, 2019
Eaglecrest Garden Club Monthly Meeting

Bryan Ellis speaking on "Pelargoniums (Geraniums)". Bryan is an avid plant collector with a large collection of orchids (somewhere between one and two thousand), mostly cool growing cloud forest species. His pelargonium collection is around 150 species and hybrids ranging from the classic red ball geraniums to unusual succulent species that require almost no water to survive. He also grows carnivores, alpines, woodlanders, bog plants, tree ferns, tropicals, and various hardy plants.
Category:Gardening
Date:Apr 17, 2019
Time:7:00pm - 9:00pm
Address:747 Jones Street, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach Civic Centre
Cost:Guests $3
Name:John Wood
Phone:250-738-2728
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 17, 2019
Easter Craft Workshop

Hop on over and create some springtime crafts with your child (2-7 years) on Wednesday, April 17th from 3:30 to 5:30 pm. Located at Oceanside Place Arena, cost is $15 per child. This is a family program and parent participation is required.

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:Apr 17, 2019
Time:3:30pm - 5:30pm
Address:830 West Island Highway, Parksville, BC
Location:Oceanside Place Arena
Cost:$15/child
Name:Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 12, 2019 to May 20, 2019
Golden Shoe Hunt

The 13th Annual Golden Shoe Hunt will have you exploring the regional and community parks in electoral areas A to H, to find the hidden shoes. Clues and instructions for the locations of the shoes will be posted weekly to rdn.bc.ca/recreation, RDN Facebook and RDN Twitter starting April 12.
Category:Family & Children
Start:Apr 12, 2019
End:May 20, 2019
Address:830 West Island Highway, Parksville, BC
Location:RDN Community and Regional Parks (varied)
Name:Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 16, 2019 to Jun 1, 2019
'Moments of Joy' Exhibition by Laurel Hibbert

Please visit our website for more information about this artist and exhibition.

Laurel Hibbert was born and raised in Lachine Quebec. She attended Macdonald College of McGill University. Upon moving to British Columbia in 1989, she attended the University of Victoria where she received a further teaching degree. Laurel taught a total of 40 years before retiring in 2009.

Upon retiring she began to paint and soon discovered that her unique style was the beginning of a new career.

Her work is remarkable for its vibrant colour and for it...more info
Category:Art
Start:Apr 16, 2019
End:Jun 1, 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
 
Apr 15, 2019 to Jun 3, 2019
Parenting Teenagers, Systematic Training for Effective ParentingParenting Teenagers, Systematic Training for Effective Parenting

This is a 6-week parenting information group that will guide participants, step-by-step through strategies for approaching parent/teen relationships with calm, confidence and clarity.

Dates: April 15th - June 3rd (excluding Apr 22 and May 20), 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Contact Ramona at FRA by April 1st to register. Limited to 10 participants.

Topi...more info
Category:Family & Children
Start:Apr 15, 2019
End:Jun 3, 2019
Time:5:30pm - 6:30pm
Address:198 Morison Ave, Parksville, BC
Location:Family Resource Association, Parksville
Cost:optional $23 for resource book
Name:Ramona Passarello
Phone:250-752-6766 Ext. 207
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 17, 2019
Parks 101 Tour - Englishman River Regional Park

An RLC Park Naturalist will show you the trails, unique aspects, and opportunities in some of the region’s best natural areas. This tour is great for both newcomers and those who are familiar but maybe haven't fully explored our local RDN Parks and Trails. Wednesday, April 17th from 3:00 to 5:00 pm. Cost is $12.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-248-3252 to pre-register. View recreation programs online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Wildlife
Date:Apr 17, 2019
Time:3:00pm - 5:00pm
Location:Englishman River Regional Park
Cost:$12
Name:RDN Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 17, 2019
Qualicum Beach Family History Society Regular Meeting

Qualicum Beach Family History Society General Meeting Wednesday, April 17, 2019 @ 7:00 PM.

Guest Speaker: Susanne Sulzberger - Reference Archivist for Library and Archives Canada. Presenting resources and images available from the LAC website and how to get started.
Category:Other
Date:Apr 17, 2019
Time:7:00pm
Address:180 Veterans Way, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Royal Canadian Legion, Qualicum Beach
Name:Margaret Dempsey
Phone:250-947-9290
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 17, 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:Apr 17, 2019
Time:10:00am - 11:00am
Location:Various Locations in Oceanside
Name:Kristine Stephenson
Phone:250-927-3985
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Apr 18, 2019
Apr 18, 2019
Cardio Dance Club: ErringtonCardio Dance Club: Errington

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, to...more info
Category:Sports
Date:Apr 18, 2019
Time:6:00pm - 7:00pm
Address:1390 Errington Rd., Errington, BC
Location:Errington War Memorial Hall
Cost:$10
Name:Jen deHaan
Phone:250-999-9066
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 18, 2019
Cardio Dance Club: Qualicum BeachCardio Dance Club: Qualicum Beach

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 favorites. Classes include hi...more info
Category:Sports
Date:Apr 18, 2019
Time:9:30am
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
 
Apr 16, 2019 to Jun 1, 2019
'Delights' Exhibition by Jennifer McIntyre

Please visit our website for a full description of this exhibition by Jennifer McIntyre.

Jennifer is represented by Eclectic Gallery in Oak Bay, BC and The Gallery at Mattick’s Farm. She has been a regular participant in the Sooke Fine Arts Show, Sidney Fine Arts Show and the Oak Bay Studio Tour. She has also exhibited with colleagues at the University of Victoria in the yearly Faculty Show, at Glendale Gardens, Legacy Gallery and with “Artishow” at the Ocean Pointe Resort, Coast Harbourside Hotel and the Inn at Laurel Point.

Jennifer's work...more info
Category:Art
Start:Apr 16, 2019
End:Jun 1, 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
 
Apr 18, 2019
ECHO Players Presents: Almost, MaineECHO Players Presents: Almost, Maine

Almost, Maine by John Cariani - April 18th - May 5th, 2019

"An absolute charmer" Vancouver Sun

It's winter in Almost, Maine. Waitresses, lost visitors, tough and not-so-tough women and men gather under the northern lights to try to make sense of this strange thing called love. Funny and sexy, structured as a series of vignettes that take place over one night under the Aurora Borealis in the far n...more info
Category:Theatre
Date:Apr 18, 2019
Time:Evening performances 7:30pm; Sunday matinees 2:00pm
Address:110 W. 2nd Avenue, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Village Theatre
Cost:Adults $23; Seniors $20; Students $14
Name:Sue Murguly
Phone:250-752-3522
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 12, 2019 to May 20, 2019
Golden Shoe Hunt

The 13th Annual Golden Shoe Hunt will have you exploring the regional and community parks in electoral areas A to H, to find the hidden shoes. Clues and instructions for the locations of the shoes will be posted weekly to rdn.bc.ca/recreation, RDN Facebook and RDN Twitter starting April 12.
Category:Family & Children
Start:Apr 12, 2019
End:May 20, 2019
Address:830 West Island Highway, Parksville, BC
Location:RDN Community and Regional Parks (varied)
Name:Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 16, 2019 to Jun 1, 2019
'Moments of Joy' Exhibition by Laurel Hibbert

Please visit our website for more information about this artist and exhibition.

Laurel Hibbert was born and raised in Lachine Quebec. She attended Macdonald College of McGill University. Upon moving to British Columbia in 1989, she attended the University of Victoria where she received a further teaching degree. Laurel taught a total of 40 years before retiring in 2009.

Upon retiring she began to paint and soon discovered that her unique style was the beginning of a new career.

Her work is remarkable for its vibrant colour and for it...more info
Category:Art
Start:Apr 16, 2019
End:Jun 1, 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
 
Apr 15, 2019 to Jun 3, 2019
Parenting Teenagers, Systematic Training for Effective ParentingParenting Teenagers, Systematic Training for Effective Parenting

This is a 6-week parenting information group that will guide participants, step-by-step through strategies for approaching parent/teen relationships with calm, confidence and clarity.

Dates: April 15th - June 3rd (excluding Apr 22 and May 20), 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Contact Ramona at FRA by April 1st to register. Limited to 10 participants.

Topi...more info
Category:Family & Children
Start:Apr 15, 2019
End:Jun 3, 2019
Time:5:30pm - 6:30pm
Address:198 Morison Ave, Parksville, BC
Location:Family Resource Association, Parksville
Cost:optional $23 for resource book
Name:Ramona Passarello
Phone:250-752-6766 Ext. 207
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 18, 2019
School's Out Everyone Welcome Swim

Stay active on your day off from school with a swim at Ravensong Aquatic Centre. The lifeguards will have the toys out for a splashing good time. Thursday, April 18th from 1:00 to 2:30 pm. Reduced rate 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:Apr 18, 2019
Time:1:00pm - 2:30pm
Address:737 Jones Street, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Ravensong Aquatic Centre
Cost:$4 Adt/Sr $2 Stu/Ch
Name:RDN Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Apr 19, 2019
Apr 16, 2019 to Jun 1, 2019
'Delights' Exhibition by Jennifer McIntyre

Please visit our website for a full description of this exhibition by Jennifer McIntyre.

Jennifer is represented by Eclectic Gallery in Oak Bay, BC and The Gallery at Mattick’s Farm. She has been a regular participant in the Sooke Fine Arts Show, Sidney Fine Arts Show and the Oak Bay Studio Tour. She has also exhibited with colleagues at the University of Victoria in the yearly Faculty Show, at Glendale Gardens, Legacy Gallery and with “Artishow” at the Ocean Pointe Resort, Coast Harbourside Hotel and the Inn at Laurel Point.

Jennifer's work...more info
Category:Art
Start:Apr 16, 2019
End:Jun 1, 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
 
Apr 19, 2019
ECHO Players Presents: Almost, MaineECHO Players Presents: Almost, Maine

Almost, Maine by John Cariani - April 18th - May 5th, 2019

"An absolute charmer" Vancouver Sun

It's winter in Almost, Maine. Waitresses, lost visitors, tough and not-so-tough women and men gather under the northern lights to try to make sense of this strange thing called love. Funny and sexy, structured as a series of vignettes that take place over one night under the Aurora Borealis in the far n...more info
Category:Theatre
Date:Apr 19, 2019
Time:Evening performances 7:30pm; Sunday matinees 2:00pm
Address:110 W. 2nd Avenue, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Village Theatre
Cost:Adults $23; Seniors $20; Students $14
Name:Sue Murguly
Phone:250-752-3522
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 12, 2019 to May 20, 2019
Golden Shoe Hunt

The 13th Annual Golden Shoe Hunt will have you exploring the regional and community parks in electoral areas A to H, to find the hidden shoes. Clues and instructions for the locations of the shoes will be posted weekly to rdn.bc.ca/recreation, RDN Facebook and RDN Twitter starting April 12.
Category:Family & Children
Start:Apr 12, 2019
End:May 20, 2019
Address:830 West Island Highway, Parksville, BC
Location:RDN Community and Regional Parks (varied)
Name:Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 19, 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:Apr 19, 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
 
Apr 16, 2019 to Jun 1, 2019
'Moments of Joy' Exhibition by Laurel Hibbert

Please visit our website for more information about this artist and exhibition.

Laurel Hibbert was born and raised in Lachine Quebec. She attended Macdonald College of McGill University. Upon moving to British Columbia in 1989, she attended the University of Victoria where she received a further teaching degree. Laurel taught a total of 40 years before retiring in 2009.

Upon retiring she began to paint and soon discovered that her unique style was the beginning of a new career.

Her work is remarkable for its vibrant colour and for it...more info
Category:Art
Start:Apr 16, 2019
End:Jun 1, 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
 
Apr 15, 2019 to Jun 3, 2019
Parenting Teenagers, Systematic Training for Effective ParentingParenting Teenagers, Systematic Training for Effective Parenting

This is a 6-week parenting information group that will guide participants, step-by-step through strategies for approaching parent/teen relationships with calm, confidence and clarity.

Dates: April 15th - June 3rd (excluding Apr 22 and May 20), 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Contact Ramona at FRA by April 1st to register. Limited to 10 participants.

Topi...more info
Category:Family & Children
Start:Apr 15, 2019
End:Jun 3, 2019
Time:5:30pm - 6:30pm
Address:198 Morison Ave, Parksville, BC
Location:Family Resource Association, Parksville
Cost:optional $23 for resource book
Name:Ramona Passarello
Phone:250-752-6766 Ext. 207
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 19, 2019 to Apr 20, 2019
Parksville Lawn Bowling Club Annual Open House

Here's your opportunity to experience the fun of lawn bowling. Our club has a welcoming atmosphere with friendly people just waiting to share their love of the sport with you. Lawn bowling offers great exercise for both the body and the brain. Strategy and fun are all part of this niche sport. Wear flat soled shoes, comfy clothes and prepare to have a really great time. See you on the green!!
Category:Sports
Start:Apr 19, 2019
End:Apr 20, 2019
Time:1:00pm - 4:00pm
Address:149 E. Stanford, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Lawn Bowling Club
Name:Carol Bucyk
Phone:250-951-0823
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 19, 2019 to Apr 22, 2019
VIUVIU's Milner Gardens & Woodland Bunny Trail

Bring the children or grandchildren for a children's Easter Bunny search taking place in the Gardens. At the Welcome & Interpretive Centre, children can pick up maps for clues to spotting the bunnies, and then return the map to the Pool House Gift Shop to receive an Easter treat.

Adult admission $9, Youth $5. Free admission for children 12 and under accompanied by an adult,...more info
Category:Family & Children
Start:Apr 19, 2019
End:Apr 22, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:30pm
Address:2179 West Island Highway, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:VIU Milner Gardens & Woodland
Cost:$9 Adult, $5 Youth (13-18 yrs) Free - Children 12 & under
Name:Milner Gardens & Woodland
Phone:250-752-6153
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Apr 20, 2019
Apr 16, 2019 to Jun 1, 2019
'Delights' Exhibition by Jennifer McIntyre

Please visit our website for a full description of this exhibition by Jennifer McIntyre.

Jennifer is represented by Eclectic Gallery in Oak Bay, BC and The Gallery at Mattick’s Farm. She has been a regular participant in the Sooke Fine Arts Show, Sidney Fine Arts Show and the Oak Bay Studio Tour. She has also exhibited with colleagues at the University of Victoria in the yearly Faculty Show, at Glendale Gardens, Legacy Gallery and with “Artishow” at the Ocean Pointe Resort, Coast Harbourside Hotel and the Inn at Laurel Point.

Jennifer's work...more info
Category:Art
Start:Apr 16, 2019
End:Jun 1, 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
 
Apr 20, 2019
ECHO Players Presents: Almost, MaineECHO Players Presents: Almost, Maine

Almost, Maine by John Cariani - April 18th - May 5th, 2019

"An absolute charmer" Vancouver Sun

It's winter in Almost, Maine. Waitresses, lost visitors, tough and not-so-tough women and men gather under the northern lights to try to make sense of this strange thing called love. Funny and sexy, structured as a series of vignettes that take place over one night under the Aurora Borealis in the far n...more info
Category:Theatre
Date:Apr 20, 2019
Time:Evening performances 7:30pm; Sunday matinees 2:00pm
Address:110 W. 2nd Avenue, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Village Theatre
Cost:Adults $23; Seniors $20; Students $14
Name:Sue Murguly
Phone:250-752-3522
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 20, 2019
Foraging for Wild Edibles - Brant Wildlife FestivalForaging for Wild Edibles - Brant Wildlife Festival

Curious and hungry foragers will be led in small groups on a foraging excursion, learning about ocean delicacies, Pacific oysters and Manila clams direct from their shells on the shellfish research farm of Vancouver Island University at Deep Bay. Foragers will learn about First Nations' use of shellfish, Vancouver Island's marine ecology, and species identification.

Loc...more info
Category:Food
Date:Apr 20, 2019
Time:11:00am - 2:00pm
Address:370 Crome Point Road, Bowser, BC
Location:Deep Bay Marine Field Station
Cost:$30
Name:Ceri Peacey
Phone:250-927-5658
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 20, 2019
Friends of Foster Park Easter Egg HuntFriends of Foster Park Easter Egg Hunt

Join us for our annual Easter Egg Hunt at Foster Park in Parksville! Featuring free egg hunts and entertainment for the whole family, including a musician, clown, photo booth and face painting! Egg hunts to follow food sales and entertainment.

Food and raffle tickets for sale to make this event and our annual Pumpkin Walk possible. $1 each for a hot dog, drink, cotton candy, raffle basket or...more info
Category:Family & Children
Date:Apr 20, 2019
Time:11:30am - 1:30pm
Location:Corner of Sanderson Road and Pym St. North
 
Apr 12, 2019 to May 20, 2019
Golden Shoe Hunt

The 13th Annual Golden Shoe Hunt will have you exploring the regional and community parks in electoral areas A to H, to find the hidden shoes. Clues and instructions for the locations of the shoes will be posted weekly to rdn.bc.ca/recreation, RDN Facebook and RDN Twitter starting April 12.
Category:Family & Children
Start:Apr 12, 2019
End:May 20, 2019
Address:830 West Island Highway, Parksville, BC
Location:RDN Community and Regional Parks (varied)
Name:Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 20, 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:Apr 20, 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
 
Apr 16, 2019 to Jun 1, 2019
'Moments of Joy' Exhibition by Laurel Hibbert

Please visit our website for more information about this artist and exhibition.

Laurel Hibbert was born and raised in Lachine Quebec. She attended Macdonald College of McGill University. Upon moving to British Columbia in 1989, she attended the University of Victoria where she received a further teaching degree. Laurel taught a total of 40 years before retiring in 2009.

Upon retiring she began to paint and soon discovered that her unique style was the beginning of a new career.

Her work is remarkable for its vibrant colour and for it...more info
Category:Art
Start:Apr 16, 2019
End:Jun 1, 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
 
Apr 20, 2019
Opening Reception: 'Delights' and 'Moments of Joy' Exhibition

Join us as we celebrate the opening of two new exhibitions - Laurel Hibbert's 'Moments of Joy' and Jennifer McIntyre's 'Delights'. Both exhibitions will run April 20 through June 2, 2019.
Visit our website or Facebook for more information
Category:Art
Date:Apr 20, 2019
Time:1:00 pm
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
 
Apr 15, 2019 to Jun 3, 2019
Parenting Teenagers, Systematic Training for Effective ParentingParenting Teenagers, Systematic Training for Effective Parenting

This is a 6-week parenting information group that will guide participants, step-by-step through strategies for approaching parent/teen relationships with calm, confidence and clarity.

Dates: April 15th - June 3rd (excluding Apr 22 and May 20), 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Contact Ramona at FRA by April 1st to register. Limited to 10 participants.

Topi...more info
Category:Family & Children
Start:Apr 15, 2019
End:Jun 3, 2019
Time:5:30pm - 6:30pm
Address:198 Morison Ave, Parksville, BC
Location:Family Resource Association, Parksville
Cost:optional $23 for resource book
Name:Ramona Passarello
Phone:250-752-6766 Ext. 207
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 19, 2019 to Apr 20, 2019
Parksville Lawn Bowling Club Annual Open House

Here's your opportunity to experience the fun of lawn bowling. Our club has a welcoming atmosphere with friendly people just waiting to share their love of the sport with you. Lawn bowling offers great exercise for both the body and the brain. Strategy and fun are all part of this niche sport. Wear flat soled shoes, comfy clothes and prepare to have a really great time. See you on the green!!
Category:Sports
Start:Apr 19, 2019
End:Apr 20, 2019
Time:1:00pm - 4:00pm
Address:149 E. Stanford, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Lawn Bowling Club
Name:Carol Bucyk
Phone:250-951-0823
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 20, 2019
Robbie VanRobbie Van's Variety Show at Ground Zero Acoustic Lounge

Non-stop, fun-filled interactive family entertainment with music, storytelling & surprise guests.

A different exciting show each week in April.
Category:Family & Children
Date:Apr 20, 2019
Time:1:00pm - 3:30pm
Address:8-464 Island Highway East, Parksville, BC
Location:Ground Zero Acoustic Lounge
Cost:$15 adults, $9 ages 16 & under (2 & under free)
Name:Christie Parry
Phone:807-627-0501
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 20, 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 everyone to enjoy. Regular admission. Saturday April 20th from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks 250-752-5014 or view skate and swim schedules online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Family & Children
Date:Apr 20, 2019
Time:10:00am -12:00pm
Address:737 Jones Street,Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Ravensong Aquatic Centre
Cost:Regular Admission
Name:RDN Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-752-5014
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Apr 19, 2019 to Apr 22, 2019
VIUVIU's Milner Gardens & Woodland Bunny Trail

Bring the children or grandchildren for a children's Easter Bunny search taking place in the Gardens. At the Welcome & Interpretive Centre, children can pick up maps for clues to spotting the bunnies, and then return the map to the Pool House Gift Shop to receive an Easter treat.

Adult admission $9, Youth $5. Free admission for children 12 and under accompanied by an adult,...more info
Category:Family & Children
Start:Apr 19, 2019
End:Apr 22, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:30pm
Address:2179 West Island Highway, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:VIU Milner Gardens & Woodland
Cost:$9 Adult, $5 Youth (13-18 yrs) Free - Children 12 & under
Name:Milner Gardens & Woodland
Phone:250-752-6153
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email

Apr 14, 2019 to Apr 20, 2019

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