Events


Events Selected for Cultural Explorer
Jun 1, 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
 
Jun 1, 2019
Errington Farmers MarketErrington Farmers Market

"Make it, Bake it, Grow it!"

The Errington Farmers' Market is THE place to be each Saturday from May to September! Make it a family outing each week to shop for local, fresh, authentic food including seasonal vegetables and fruit, eggs, meats, flowers and more.

Enjoy ready to eat food also, like kale chips, preserves, breads, and baking! Artisans are also included in the farmers' market, offering fine art, hand-made toys...more info
Category:Market
Date:Jun 1, 2019
Time:10:00am - 1:00pm
Address:1390 Errington Rd, Errington, BC
Location:Errington Community Park
Name:Market Manager
Phone:250-618-2281
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 1, 2019
Exploring Life and the AfterlifeExploring Life and the Afterlife

Dr. Echevarria will present a thought provoking and inspiring talk that will interest atheists, agnostics and believers alike. Her style of delivery will quickly engage her audiences through the use of real life stories of near death experiences.

Her studies and publications has led to invitations from academic institutions from Denmark, Sweden, England, Canada and the United States.
Category:Other
Date:Jun 1, 2019
Time:2:00pm
Address:222 Fern Rd W, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Rotary House
Name:Darcee Brown
Phone:250-248-8986
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 1, 2019
Feathers and Scales: 2 Men & Their Passion for Unusual AnimalsFeathers and Scales: 2 Men & Their Passion for Unusual Animals

Dave Manning: "The Old Man and the Vultures". A presentation on the fascinating world of Vultures. Dave fell in love with these amazing birds when he stumbled upon a small Turkey Vulture peeking out of its nest cave.

Derek Downes: Life with Reptiles. Join Derek as he shares his passion and fascination with these amazing creatures and teach...more info
Category:Family & Children
Date:Jun 1, 2019
Time:1:00pm - 4:00pm
Address:1240 Leffler Rd, Errington, BC
Location:North Island Wildlife Recovery Centre Learning Centre
Cost:Regular admissions apply
Name:Joyce Lee
Phone:250-248-8534
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 1, 2019
Flash for Families Tattoo EventFlash for Families Tattoo Event

It's that time of year again! We’re so excited to be hosting our 2nd Flash for Families event on Saturday June 1st to celebrate our second birthday in the Oceanside area and to support the SOS in their initiative to provide support to the Oceanside’s communities focusing on children + family, youth, adults, and seniors.

Saturday, June 1st 2019 Ryan and Colin will be tattooing pre drawn designs ranging from $...more info
Category:Fund Raisers
Date:Jun 1, 2019
Time:11:00am
Address:255 E island highway, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Tattoo
Cost:Pre-drawn designs ranging from $100-$150
Phone:250-240-4011
Website:Open Site
 
Jun 1, 2019
Free Tasting & Cold Brew Class at Coyotes Coffee RoasteryFree Tasting & Cold Brew Class at Coyotes Coffee Roastery

Summer is right around the corner and that means cold brew!

Have you ever wanted a coffee in the middle of summer, but it’s just too dang hot?! Join us on June 1st from 1pm-3pm for a free coffee and tea tasting followed by a step by step class on brewing your very own cold brew at home.
Category:Food
Date:Jun 1, 2019
Time:1:00pm - 3:00pm
Address:30-1499 Huntley Road, Parksville, BC
Location:Coyotes Coffee Roastery
Phone:250-586-2204
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 1, 2019
John Herman Live at Mount Arrowsmith BrewingJohn Herman Live at Mount Arrowsmith Brewing

Local boy Johnny is coming back to play Mount Arrowsmith Brewing! Come out for a good time and listen to John rock out once again!

As always - no cover!
Category:Music
Date:Jun 1, 2019
Time:6:30pm - 9:00pm
Address:109-425 Stanford Ave East, Parksville, BC
Location:Mount Arrowsmith Brewing Company
Website:Open Site
 
Jun 1, 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:Jun 1, 2019
Time:7:00pm
Address:1600 Stroulger Road, Parksville, BC
Location:Smoke 'N Water @ Pacific Shores Resort & Spa
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
 
Jun 1, 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:Jun 1, 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
 
Jun 1, 2019
Steven Page in ConcertSteven Page in Concert

Bare Naked Ladies founding member and member of Canadian Music Hall of Fame, Steven Page appears one night only at the Knox Theatre in Parksville. Along with Steven is Canadian stalwart Craig Northey ("Odds"). This is a rare opportunity to hear one of the country's most recognizable voices in the intimate setting of the Knox Theatre. This is a show not to be missed.
Category:Music
Date:Jun 1, 2019
Time:Doors at 7:00pm
Address:345 Pym Street, Parksville, BC
Location:Knox United Church
Cost:$40 advance
Phone:250-668-9624
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 1, 2019
The Roaring 20s Pole Fitness ShowThe Roaring 20s Pole Fitness Show

Circus Freaks Parksville in conjunction with the Errington War Memorial Hall presents Island talent in The Roaring 20s Pole Fitness Show.

Guest performers include the legendary Heidi Coker and Jane Air. Prizes for best costume dress of the era and tons of door prizes!

Tickets $20 in advance at Errington General Store, Cranky Dog, and Heaven on Earth; $22.50 online; $25 at the door.
Category:Other
Date:Jun 1, 2019
Time:8:00pm
Address:1390 Errington Rd, Errington, BC
Location:Errington War Memorial Hall
Cost:$20 in advance; $22.50 online; $25 at the door
Website:Open Site
 
Jun 1, 2019
Zentangle: String TheoryZentangle: String Theory

Do you hesitate when it comes to laying down a string for your tile? Do you find yourself using the same ones over and over again? Are you in a String Rut?

It's not unusual to find drawing strings becoming a hurdle. This class will get you creating strings without fear or hesitation, and even bring a new variation to your tangling toolbox.

We'll talk about the theory behind the string, and ways of making strings that a...more info
Category:Art
Date:Jun 1, 2019
Time:9:30am
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:The MAC - McMillan Arts Centre
Cost:$48
Name:Rhonda Roy CZT
Phone:250-927-3251
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email

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