By Month

Wednesday, January 17th

Tiny Tots Playgroup

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 10:00am | Children, Community, Free

Wednesday weekly from 10am to 11am.  Country Club Centre presents a free weekly drop-in playgroup for little ones and their caregivers. Enjoy a play, crafts, stories and songs with ECE certified educators from PacificCare. Activities appropriate for children 5 years and younger.     

Beban Learning Gardens Work Party

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 10:00am | Community, Free, Talks & Workshops

Drop into our Work Parties, where volunteers gather to garden all year round. There is always something to do: mulching, digging, composting, harvesting, watering etc. There is something for every experience level and all ability levels. Work parties may be canceled in very heavy rains or snow....

Meditation & Yoga Nidra

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 10:30am | Community, Education, Health & Fitness, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

Learn and practice simple, yet effective meditation techniques to improve your health and calm the mind. Followed by 20 minutes of lying Yoga Nidra (guided deep relaxation). 1hr. No exercise - just meditation and relaxation! Email to Register and save your spot:

Pine Street Garden Work Party

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 11:00am | Community, Entertainment, Health & Fitness, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

The Pine Street Community Garden is springing to life. Many crops have been planted and are starting to show themselves but there is still much to do. Come on down to the garden on any Wednesday between 11am-4pm and meet other volunteers and see what it’s all about.

Connected Seniors: Board Games

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 2:00pm | Community, Free, Seniors

"Connected Seniors" is a series of programs designed to help seniors make connections within the community. In this program, join a group of seniors to play new and classic board games from the Library's collection!

Indoors Island Roots Markets.

Wednesday, January 17, 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.

Silly Inventors (7-10 yrs)

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 4:30pm | Children, Education, Talks & Workshops

Silly science awaits! Join us for some weird and wonderful experiments. Please use code #157385, 4:30-5:30pm.

Pulling Together Drumming Circle with Patrick Aleck

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 6:30pm | Arts, Community, Talks & Workshops

Join us for an inspiring evening of drumming, singing, storytelling, and conversation with Stz’uminus composer Patrick Aleck. We will drum and sing along to encourage peace and unity within our communities. Indigenous Education Coordinator, Arlene Deptuck, will be in the Gallery for 30 minutes...

VIU Science and Technology Lecture Series

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 6:45pm | Education, Environment, Talks & Workshops

We are pleased to announce that the VIU Science and Technology Lecture Series will again be offered every Wednesday evening starting January 17th through April 11th, 7-8pm, Building 355, Room 203. There are currently 12 guest speakers lined up to present on topics ranging from Volcanism to Star...

West Coast Square Dance Lessons

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 7:00pm | Entertainment, Family Friendly, Health & Fitness, Music, Seniors

Learn to Square dance for fun and fitness. After this set of twelve lessons you will be able to dance at dances designated as West Coast. No previous experience is necessary. Come out and give it a try, you will be glad you did. Everyone is welcome- singles, couples, newcomers. This is a great...