Must See Events

The 5K Foam Fest Nanaimo BC

One of kind obstacle course

May 26-Mill Bay Flower and Garden Show

71st Community Flower & Garden Show

May 26-Discover Your Spiritual Identity

How to be free of Limitation

Arts Events

Wednesday, May 23rd

Chemainus Wednesday Market

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 10:00am | Arts, Community, Entertainment

Located in Waterwheel Park, the Wednesday Farmers' Market has proven to be very successful in the past. This beautiful venue provides an ideal location for the sale of goods local to Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands. In 2017, Chemainus welcomed over 51,000 visitors and 950 tour buses into...

Evelyn Russel Prints

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 11:00am | Arts, Community, Entertainment

Opening Reception Friday, May 18 at 5pm. The show continues through until May 30. For more info please contact the gallery.

Byzantine Link Bracelet Workshop

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 3:30pm | Arts, Education, Entertainment, Shopping & Fashion, Talks & Workshops

An adventure into chain mail, learn to make jump rings and connect them in a pattern that makes this beautiful bracelet. Available spaces: 6 Space is limited, call to register. Please register at least 24 hours in advance, as class sizes are small and classes will be cancelled the day of if there...

Auditions for "The Gentleman Clothier"

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 6:00pm | Arts, Community, Talks & Workshops

The Gentleman Clothier, written by Norm Foster and directed by Sherri Wade. Auditions to be held on May 23 from 6-8pn and June 2 from 1-3pm.

Thursday, May 24th

Cherry Point Artists Weekly Meeting

Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 9:30am | Arts, Community, Talks & Workshops

We meet every Thursday from Sept.- Jun with a break during the Christmas Holidays. We're always happy to have prospective members visit to see if they're interested in joining the group.   9:30am-1:30pm

Warmland Calligraphers- Exhibit

Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 10:00am | Arts, Community, Exhibitions, Talks & Workshops

Warmland Calligraphers of the Cowichan Valley began in April 1995, after a small group of fifteen people had taken the “Beginner’s Italic” class at the Community Centre in Duncan. This small group, now called a Guild, has grown to 80 members who are interested in learning and enjoying the art of...

A Eulogy of Gravity

Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 1:00pm | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Exhibitions, Talks & Workshops

Art Opening for ‘A Eulogy of Gravity' art installation (photographs, writing & video) by Xan Shian, Montreal. The opening reception is May 12 from 6-8pm, the show runs until June 2.  Gallery Hours Tues. - Sat. 1-5pm

Beaded Kumihimo Bracelet Workshop

Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 3:00pm | Arts, Education, Entertainment, Shopping & Fashion, Talks & Workshops

Whether you choose simple braiding with cord or add beads to really stand out, we will teach you how to use a kumihimo disc and the pattern for this simple yet beautiful bracelet. Space is limited, call to register. Registration must be at least 24 hours in advance, classes will be cancelled the...

Friday, May 25th

New Movie Releases

Friday, May 25, 2018 - 12:00am | Arts, Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Seniors, Teens

New Movie Releases for May 25: Book Club (May 22), Opening Night Fan Event-Solo: A Star Wars Story, May 25, Solo: A Star Wars Story (Also in IMAX),  On Chesil Beach, 

Surface Language

Friday, May 25, 2018 - 11:00am | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Talks & Workshops

Surface Language... painting in an abstract dialect. Opening reception on May 19 from 7-9pm.