Must See Events

OCT 1-30 - Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch

Visit the Corn Maze, Ride a Hayride, Pick your Pumpkin, and get lost in the Night Maze!

Education Events

Friday, October 20th

Pro-D Day for S.D.79

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 12:00am | Children, Community, Education, Free, Teens

Pro-D Day for School District 79, October 20, 2017. School will not be in session today, check our calendar or your local rec guides for activities on this day.

Saturday, October 21st

OCT. 21-Fleece and Fibre Festival

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 10:00am | Community, Education, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Seniors, Shopping & Fashion

Join us for a glorious gathering of all things fibre: hand-dyed yarn, hand-spun yarn, rovings, woven goods, fleece, knitted fashion, felting and oodles of fiber-lovers' paraphernalia. Every year fibre artists, hobbiests, wool producers, vendors and others come together in an atmosphere of...

VIU ElderCollege 'Saturday Speakers' Series

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 10:00am | Community, Education, Environment, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

Vancouver Island University – ElderCollege 2017 'Saturday Speakers' Series, Achieving Global Sustainability: A Decent Life For All, It's Up To Us with a presentation by Dr. Dale Bent titled Global Climate Change & Sustainable Development from 10am to noon at the Nanoose Place...

Caged Bead Earrings Workshop

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 1:00pm | Arts, Education, Shopping & Fashion, Talks & Workshops

Using jump rings of various sizes Create this beautiful yet simple design for some fun dangle earrings. Class size is small please call to register

In Our Own Teen Voice 3 Book Launch

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 2:00pm | Arts, Community, Education, Entertainment, Free, Teens

In May, Vancouver Island teens entered a writing contest. In Our Own Voice is the resulting anthology. Come hear the authors read their work and celebrate the launch of this book.

Tuesday, October 24th

Wire Wrapped Ring

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 10:00am | Arts, Education, Shopping & Fashion, Talks & Workshops

Make some simple ring styles using wire. Choices are sterling silver, brass and copper. Space is limited, call to register.Afternoon class available from 3 to 5pm.

Wednesday, October 25th

Findings 101 Workshop

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 3:00pm | Arts, Education, Shopping & Fashion, Talks & Workshops

Learn how to make jump rings, ear wires, hoops and frames as well as clasps and connectors. Space is limited, call to register.

Girl Guides (Youth)

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 3:00pm | Children, Education

Wednesdays from 3-8pm at The Annex.

Thursday, October 26th

Morse Code Beaded Bracelet or Necklace Workshop

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 10:00am | Arts, Education, Shopping & Fashion, Talks & Workshops

Take your stringing to the next level. Using Morse code learn to write things into a bracelet or necklace. Whether you want to be inspirational or sarcastic, or simply just want your name....the possibilities are endless.The pattern looks quite random until you learn the key. Afternoon class...

Solar Energy in the Cowichan Valley

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 6:00pm | Community, Education, Environment, Free, Talks & Workshops

Industry expert Don Skerik, of the Viridian Energy Cooperative, offers a free, 2-hour overview of everything solar in the valley, including electricity generation, system components, grid and off-grid systems. Call to reserve a place.