Must See Events

MAR.19-APR.28-Brant Wildlife Festival 2018

Celebrating Nature on the Shores of Parksville and Qualicum Beach

MAR.31-Friends of Foster Park Easter Egg Hunt

Bring the Whole Family and your Easter Baskets

MAR.19-APR.28-Brant Wildlife Festival 2018

Celebrating Nature on the Shores of Parksville and Qualicum Beach

Education Events

Wednesday, April 11th

Free Meditation Workshop

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 5:30pm | Community, Education, Family Friendly, Free, Health & Fitness, Talks & Workshops

The simple and effective techniques of Sahaja Yoga Meditation will allow you to master stress, improve your health, face yourself, and achieve balance in every aspect of life. Ancient knowledge and practices are adapted to modern day needs for people of all ages and walks of life.


Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 6:00pm | Community, Education, Seniors, Teens

Weekly Wed. Evening Ongoing Drop-Ins - LETS TALK MODEL RAILROADING 101 - Time to get started the Easy Way! Join us for Fun “Hands-On” Projects: Build Scale Warehouses, a Railway Tunnel, clean and install Trackwork, create Backdrop Painting and Ground Covers, etc.! Tie your railroad plans to 3D...

Thursday, April 12th

Ekphrastic Exhibition (Fibre Arts Network)

Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 11:00am | Arts, Community, Education, Entertainment, Exhibitions, Family Friendly, Free, Seniors

Ekphrastic denotes a rhetorical device whereby one medium of art is created to relate to another medium of art. Usually ekphrastic poetry is created to respond to a piece of art. FAN has put a distinctive spin on this process by inviting twelve well-know Canadian poets to contribute a poem of...

APR.12-Hiring Fair

Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 12:00pm | Business, Community, Education, Free, Talks & Workshops

Our annual Hiring Fair is an excellent opportunity for employers and job seekers to connect one-on-one in a comfortable yet dynamic environment. This four hour afternoon event has been a tremendous success for all participants.  With upwards of 45 employers and 600 attendees, you don’t want to miss...

Friday, April 13th

DIY Healing

Friday, April 13, 2018 - 10:30am | Community, Education, Health & Fitness, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

Do It Yourself Healing. 1hr. Learn the secrets of Yoga Therapy that you can apply to current aches and pains and also throughout your life. Includes take-home worksheet of practical and easy steps you can apply to all injuries. This is a workshop, not a regular yoga class. Must Register by email to...

In Ehxibit: Jenn Williamson

Friday, April 13, 2018 - 11:00am | Arts, Community, Education, Exhibitions, Family Friendly, Free, Major Events

Jennifer’s passion for painting and art started at an early age. She is fascinated with clouds, fog, mist, rays of sunlight dancing through the water, mountains, trees, texture, patinas, sunsets, marshlands, rolling pastures and moody skies. Her work has been compared to that of William Turner (...

Saturday, April 14th

April is Daffodil Month

Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 12:00am | Charity Fundraiser, Community, Education, Health & Fitness, Major Events, Seniors

Join The Fight!! Give a little time. Make a big difference. Volunteer in your community for Daffodil Month this April and inspire others to support the fight against cancer. Find out how you can get involved! What is Daffodil Month? Daffodil Month, held every April, gives Canadians the opportunity...

Canadian Federation of University Women

Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 9:00am | Education

Writing About your Childhood Workshop with Carolyn Redl; April 13-15;$175 includes Friday evening programme, refreshments, two lunches and a two-day workshop. Explore ways to organize events into stories and develop themes, settings, and personalities from your childhood. For more info, Carolyn at...

Babysitters Certification Program 11-14yrs

Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 9:00am | Children, Education, Talks & Workshops, Teens

Become a Red Cross certified babysitter. This course introduces basic first aid, how to respond to emergency situations, explains baby and child care, offers advice on becoming a responsible babysitter, and tips for finding babysitting jobs. Price includes manual and certificate. Phone RDN,...

Wilderness Skills Course

Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 9:30am | Education, Environment, Health & Fitness, Talks & Workshops

With all of the beautiful parks and trails on Vancouver Island you will never lack for places to explore...but do you know how to explore the backcountry safely? Begins with a classroom session that includes a free Adventuresmart presentation for outdoor safety followed by an overview of outdoor...