Must See Events

MAY4,5,6-Vancouver Island Fibre Fest

So Many Things to Take in and Enjoy

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

Education Events

Tuesday, April 3rd

Spring Break Ends School Back in Session for SD69

Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 8:00am | Children, Community, Education, Teens

School starts today after being closed for Spring Break. Regular classes resume.

Yoga at Bare Roots with Teresa - Level 1 Drop-In

Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 9:30am | Community, Education, Health & Fitness, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

Introduces the foundation of Iyengar Yoga standing poses. Also introduced at this level is the basis of the seated poses, twists, balancing postures, shoulder stand and deep relaxation. The benefits include increased mobility, stability and strength. Yoga philosophy is introduced. These classes are...

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

Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 11:00am | Children, Community, Education, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Festivals, Major Events, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

A Spring Celebration of Nature, March 19 to April 28. It celebrates nature, particularly Brant geese, on mid-Vancouver Island through many fun activities for all ages.  Events range from Spring Break Nature Camps for kids to wildlife viewing opportunities and guest speakers across Parksville,...

Deep Bay Guided Station Tours

Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 11:00am | Community, Education, Environment, Exhibitions, Festivals

The Deep Bay Marine Field Station is committed to the promotion of ecologically sustainable development and marine conservation. Join our knowledgeable guides as they discuss features of our green building, marine conservation, sustainable seafood and more in interactive group tours of the Field...

Family Night in Qualicum Beach

Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 4:30pm | Community, Education, Family Friendly, Talks & Workshops

Every Tuesday. Connect with others and learn about family services, support & activities.

Wednesday, April 4th

Small Group Classes"Foundation Skills for Service Dogs"

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 11:00am | Children, Community, Education, Health & Fitness, Seniors, Teens

Training with world renowned trainer, Donna Hill! Teams will learn the basic behaviors needed to teach obedience behaviors and tasks. Your dog will learn how to learn and be confident and able to work in the presence of other dogs. You will learn how to train! Prepayment required before Feb. 27,...

Free Meditation Workshop

Wednesday, April 4, 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 4, 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 5th

Arrowsmith Needle Arts Guild

Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 9:30am | Community, Education

1st and 3rd Thu of each month. Come and embroider, learn new techniques and for friendship with other stitchers.

In Ehxibit: Jenn Williamson

Thursday, April 5, 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 (...