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Jun 22, 2019
Jun 4, 2019 to Jun 30, 2019
"My Journey" Exhibition by Regina Seib"My Journey" Exhibition by Regina Seib

"believe that spark of creativity is given to us by our Creator. That keen desire to make marks on paper began as a young child. I had found my passion even then. Inspiration began with appreciation of and imitating the world around me including wildlife. As time went on I desired more freedom in expressing myself. I began shifting my focus in new and unique ways with colour, composition, texture...more info
Category:Art
Start:Jun 4, 2019
End:Jun 30, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
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
 
Jun 4, 2019 to Jun 30, 2019
"Understory: on the edge of the known" Exhibit - Lynne Patrick"Understory: on the edge of the known" Exhibit - Lynne Patrick

Lynne's art is a joyful response to the endless variation seen in life and nature. Creating art engages her in an intriguing process of reflection, discovery and dialogue. From a stylistic perspective, her work plays along the continuum between representational and abstract: reflecting the human experience. Sometimes there is meaning, at other times, ...more info
Category:Art
Start:Jun 4, 2019
End:Jun 30, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
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
 
Jun 22, 2019
Discovery Day at North Island Wildlife Recovery CentreDiscovery Day at North Island Wildlife Recovery Centre

Bring the whole family for a day of Discovery!

Learning from the Bones
Take an interactive journey to discover a world of amazing facts hidden in animal bones.

Life with Reptiles
With the help of his snake, turtle and lizard, Derek Downes will teach us to respect not fear reptiles.

Drumming
Bill Helin is bringing his drums for people to learn and enjoy.
...more info
Category:Wildlife
Date:Jun 22, 2019
Time:11:00am - 3:00pm
Address:1240 Leffler Road, Errington, BC
Location:North Island Wildlife Recovery Centre
Cost:Suggested Donation of $5.00 (12 and under free)
Phone:250-248-8534
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 22, 2019
Errington Farmers MarketErrington Farmers Market

Fantasy, imagination and a little bit of pixie dust come together on June 22nd at the Errington Farmers Market in honour of International Fairy Day.

These tiny supernatural creatures have captivated myth and legend across many cultures for generations, and today the wee folk's stories are perpetuated through animated stories, miniature garden displays, and children's books. Fairies are closely associated with nature, and it...more info
Category:Market
Date:Jun 22, 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 22, 2019
Gigantic Family Garage Sale

Gigantic Family and Household Garage sale to raise funds for the Qualicum Weavers and Spinners Guild. Featuring household items, books, toys, some furniture and so much more.
Category:Fund Raisers
Date:Jun 22, 2019
Time:8:00am - 1:00pm
Address:238 - 4th Avenue, Qualicum Beach. BC
Name:Sylvia Dwyer
Phone:250-738-0034
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 22, 2019
Lisa Baker Live at the Parksville Community CentreLisa Baker Live at the Parksville Community Centre

Lisa Baker is originally from Newfoundland and is making her first trip to the west coast. She sells out theatres from Alberta to Newfoundland and now starts her first west coast tour at the Parksville Community Centre on Saturday, June 22nd.

Lisa Baker is a stand up comedian, originally from Newfoundland. She has worked with Tom Green and Rob Schneider, and was the 2016...more info
Category:Other
Date:Jun 22, 2019
Time:Doors at 6:00pm; Show at 8:00pm
Address:132 Jensen Ave East, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Community Centre
Cost:$40
Phone:250-532-8500
 
Jun 22, 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 22, 2019
Time:7:00pm
Address:1600 Stroulger Road, Parksville, BC
Location:Smoke 'N Water @ Pacific Shores Resort & Spa
Website:Open Site
 
Jun 22, 2019
Memories on Memorial WalkshopMemories on Memorial Walkshop

Were in the planning stages to upgrade important water, sewer and streetscape infrastructure on Memorial Avenue and maintain and enhance the health of the century-old trees along Memorial Avenue is a priority for the City of Parksville.

With the Memories on Memorial Walkshops, we will engage the community to celebrate the history and help shape the future of Memorial Avenue. The Memories on Memorial Walkshop will...more info
Category:Other
Date:Jun 22, 2019
Time:10:30am & 12:30pm
Address:133 McMillan Street, Parksville, BC
Location:The MAC - McMillan Arts Centre
Name:Kendra Konsorado
Phone:250-954-3087
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 22, 2019 to Jun 23, 2019
Nanoose Bay Art in the Garden 2019Nanoose Bay Art in the Garden 2019

10th annual Nanoose Bay Art in the Garden! June 22nd & 23rd 10am - 4pm

$5 per person - children under 12 years of age free. Proceeds going to the Nanoose Community Services, helping our school, families and seniors in our community.

Come walk the gardens, listen to live music, enjoy some food and visit all the wonderful talented Vancouver Island artisans.
Category:Art
Start:Jun 22, 2019
End:Jun 23, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:00pm
Address:2525 Northwest Bay Rd, Nanoose Bay, BC
Cost:$5 per person - children under 12 years of age free
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 21, 2019 to Jun 23, 2019
Parksville Lawn Bowling Club Mixed Triples Tournament

Here's a great way to spend a few hours in beautiful Parksville. Our club is hosting its first big tournament of the year and you're invited to come and watch (free to public). Players from around the Island will be vying for prizes and bragging rights.

Our club is fully accessible, with lots of parking and a very friendly atmosphere. Come and see why lawn bowling is catching on in North America.
Category:Sports
Start:Jun 21, 2019
End:Jun 23, 2019
Time:9:00am
Address:149 E. Stanford, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Lawn Bowling Club
Name:Carol Bucyk
Phone:250-951-0823
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 2, 2019 to Jun 30, 2019
Pyromania Pottery Features Sue WilkinsonPyromania Pottery Features Sue Wilkinson

Come visit Pyromania Pottery and see the beautiful work of our newest member, Sue Wilkinson. Her functional work for daily use showcases a wide variety of unique glaze effects.
Category:Art
Start:Jun 2, 2019
End:Jun 30, 2019
Address:2310 Alberni Hwy, Coombs, BC
Location:Pyromania Pottery
Name:Jane Murray-Smith
Phone:250-390-2023
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 22, 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 22, 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 22, 2019
Red Cross AED/CPR C

Save a life when only seconds count. This six hour course focuses on the skills needed to recognize and respond to cardiovascular emergencies and choking for adults, children and babies. Training includes cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED). Qualicum Commons, on Saturday, June 22 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Cost is $75.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-248-3252 to pre-register. View recreation programs online at rdn.bc.ca/recreation.
Category:Other
Date:Jun 22, 2019
Time:9:00am - 3:00pm
Address:744 Primrose Street, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Commons
Cost:$75
Name:RDN Recreation & Parks
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 22, 2019
Red Cross Emergency First Aid with AED/CPR

Be prepared and get trained in first aid skills. This basic one-day course is designed to provide participants with the skills to help save a life when seconds count. Training includes home hazards, accident prevention, CPR, first aid skills for common emergencies and how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED). Although a requirement in many workplaces, this is the perfect course for all citizens. Retraining is recommended every three years. Qualicum Commons, on Saturday, June 22 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, cost is $89.

Phone RDN, Recrea...more info
Category:Other
Date:Jun 22, 2019
Time:9:00am - 5:00pm
Address:744 Primrose Street, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Commons
Cost:$89
Name:RDN Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 22, 2019 to Jun 23, 2019
Red Cross Standard First Aid with AED/CPR

This comprehensive two-day course offers first aid and CPR skills for those who need training for work or would like more knowledge to respond to emergencies at home. Training includes home hazards, accident prevention, safety education, CPR level C, first aid skills for common emergencies and how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED). Retraining is recommended every three years. Qualicum Commons, on Saturday and Sunday, June 22 and 23 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, cost is $163.

Phone RDN, Recreation and Parks at 250-248-3252 to pre-regist...more info
Category:Other
Start:Jun 22, 2019
End:Jun 23, 2019
Time:9:00am - 5:00pm
Address:744 Primrose Street, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach
Cost:$163
Name:RDN Recreation and Parks
Phone:250-248-3252
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Jun 20, 2019 to Jun 23, 2019
VIUVIU's Milner Gardens 9th Annual Fairy Houses

Do you believe in fairies? Did you know fairies wear Foxglove flowers as hats, gloves, and petticoats?

Meander the sun dappled shadows of Milner Gardens on your self-guided search for areas Fairy Houses may have magically appeared, in honour of Veronica Milner's belief in fairies.

Admission adults $12, youth $7, children 12 and under accompanied by an adult, Milner Gardens member...more info
Category:Family & Children
Start:Jun 20, 2019
End:Jun 23, 2019
Time:10:00am - 4:30pm
Address:2179 West Island Highway, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:VIU Milner Gardens & Woodland
Cost:$12 adult $7 youth, children 12 and under free
Phone:250-752-6153
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email

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