Talks & Workshops Events

Thursday, January 25th

Wire Wrapped Stones Workshop

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 3:00pm | Arts, Education, Entertainment, Shopping & Fashion, Talks & Workshops

Have a special stone you want turn into a pendant? We will teach you how to wire-wrap it. If you don’t have a stone, we will provide one from the beach at Maple Bay. Call to Register! Registration must be at least 24 hours in advance, classes will be cancelled the morning they are scheduled if...

An Evening with Andrew Scheer

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 6:00pm | Community, Education, Major Events, Talks & Workshops

For most of 2017, Andrew Scheer crisscrossed the country, rebuilding party unity after a very intense leadership race. In 2018, Andrew's focus will shift from party members to Canadians at large, starting with a stop right here in the Cowichan Valley; at Mellor Hall on the Cowichan Exhibition...

Young Marx-Encore Presentation

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 7:00pm | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Talks & Workshops

The creators of One Man, Two Guvnors, reunite with a capital new comedy. Rory Kinnear stars in this brilliant production about the revolutionary socialist Karl Heinrich Marx who spends a night on the town with his friend Engels, played by Oliver Chris. The two share their plights and woes over the...

Friday, January 26th

SOHO Victoria

Friday, January 26, 2018 - 8:00am | Business, Community, Talks & Workshops

Get small business advice from our handpicked selection of Canada’s small business leaders.Give your business an edge through powerful talks, expert 1-on-1 advice, networking opportunities and valuable workshops. The most productive day you will have all year!  A complete schedule can be found on...

Beaded Flower Pendant Workshop

Friday, January 26, 2018 - 4:00pm | Arts, Education, Shopping & Fashion, Talks & Workshops

Using two different sized glass beads, we will teach you how to make a beautiful flower pendant, or make two for earrings. Please register at least 24 hours in advance, as class sizes are small and classes will be cancelled the day of if there are no registrants.

Farmhouse Bench Class

Friday, January 26, 2018 - 6:00pm | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

Come to this exciting class and leave with a farmhouse bench that fits your home and style! We will cover step by step the methods to transform your piece. You will be educated on the versatility of milk paint. Proper mixing and application techniques. We will discuss the science of wood and the...

Indoor RC Flying

Friday, January 26, 2018 - 7:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Talks & Workshops

Meet with us every Friday, and fly your remote control plane, helicopter or drone!  $5 to fly.  Free to watch!  Don't have an RC to play with?  Check out Duncan RC for all your RC fun! 7-9pm.

Saturday, January 27th

Family Literacy Day

Saturday, January 27, 2018 - 12:00am | Children, Community, Education, Family Friendly, Health & Fitness, Talks & Workshops, Teens

Family Literacy Day® is a national awareness initiative created by ABC Life Literacy Canada in 1999 to raise awareness of the importance of reading and engaging in other literacy-related activities as a family. Please check local libraries, recreation centers, museums, theatres, etc. for activities...

Tastings and Tours at Cherry Point Vineyards

Saturday, January 27, 2018 - 10:00am | Community, Education, Entertainment, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

 The tastings allow guests to sample our award-winning wines. In the tasting session, you will experience the full characteristics of each available wine, along with an explanation from one of our staff members and suggested pairings. Please call to book tours and tastings, open 10am-5pm daily.

Zumba Fitness

Saturday, January 27, 2018 - 10:30am | Community, Health & Fitness, Music, Talks & Workshops

A Zumba Fitness class involves dance and aerobic elements that incorporate Latin-Style music! Different music like Merengue, Salsa, Reggaeton, Cumbia, Belly dancing, Samba, ChaCha, Tango and Hip Hop. Zumba® classes are designed to be approachable for all populations, regardless of fitness level,...