Must See Events

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

Celebrating Nature on the Shores of Parksville and Qualicum Beach

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

Seniors Events

Wednesday, March 21st

Small Group Classes"Foundation Skills for Service Dogs"

Wednesday, March 21, 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,...

Golden Temple Open to Public

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 1:00pm | Arts, Charity Fundraiser, Children, Community, Education, Exhibitions, Family Friendly, Seniors, Shopping & Fashion, Teens

Come and meditate with the 15' Golden Buddha, do walking meditation, spin the prayer wheels, light a butter lamp & browse the gift shop. Give yourself some peace and space! Wednesday March 7 & 21, 1pm - 3pm and Friday March 16, 1pm - 4pm.

Indoors Island Roots Markets.

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 3:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Health & Fitness, Markets, Seniors, Shopping & Fashion

Our regular "Island Roots Market" is moving indoors for our Fall/Winter season. We provide a means to gather local food and other locally made items and the accompanying farmers/producers to create a year-round farmers' & artisans market. 3-6pm.


Wednesday, March 21, 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, March 22nd

Ekphrastic Exhibition (Fibre Arts Network)

Thursday, March 22, 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...

Men's Personal Growth

Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 7:00pm | Education, Health & Fitness, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

Develop trust, support and friendship while developing new skills and confidence. Outcomes include: discovering windows to self-exploration, a better connection with yourself and others, a better understanding of identity, the ability to find greater freedom within your life, and increased...

Thursday Night Dancing

Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 7:30pm | Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Music, Seniors

Dance to great music played by the Coombs Old Time Fiddlers. Waltzes, Jigs, Two-Steps, Schottisches, Polkas and more. All ages welcome. Don't dance? Just sit and enjoy the music with friends old and new.

Friday, March 23rd

New Movie Releases

Friday, March 23, 2018 - 12:00am | Arts, Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Seniors, Teens

New Movie Releases For March 23: Big Lebowski (Classic Flim Series), Isle of Dogs, Midnight Sun, Pacific Rim: Uprising and at IMAX, Paul: Apostle of Christ, Sherlock Gnomes, Unsane.

Festival Nanaimo 2018

Friday, March 23, 2018 - 10:00am | Arts, Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Festivals, Food & Drink, Music, Seniors, Teens

Festival Nanaimo is a new multi-dimensional community festival taking place in Nanaimo throughout the month of March 2018. It showcases all the things that we love about the city where we live, work and play. Come visit in March 2018! Festival Nanaimo 2018 includes great entertainment, concerts,...

Lighthouse Floor Curling

Friday, March 23, 2018 - 1:00pm | Community, Health & Fitness, Seniors

Floor Curling every Monday and Friday from 1-3pm, equipment included. For Fees and information phone: 250-752-0216. Come and check out this fun-filled and social activity!