Must See Events

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Sunday, September 24th

National Forest WeeK

Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 12:00am | Business, Children, Community, Education, Family Friendly, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

How to Participate in National Forest Week - arrange a tree planting - take a walk in the woods nearby and get to know your forest - care forn newly planted or neglected tree, and study its species - identify all the thinfs at home or school that are made of wood - tour a forest sector industry or...

International World Rivers Day

Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 12:00am | Business, Community, Entertainment, Environment, Family Friendly, Free, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

The proposal for a  global event to celebrate rivers was based on the success of BC Rivers Day, which Mark Angelo had founded and led in western Canada since 1980.  A World Rivers Day event was seen by agencies of the UN as a good fit for the aims of the Water for Life Decade and the proposal was...

Cedar Farmers' Market

Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 10:00am | Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Markets, Music

Cedar Farmers Market is a Community Market located on the Crow and Gate Field in Cedar, BC, just South of Nanaimo. We have approximately +60 Vendors featuring farm fresh produce, meats, plants, baked Goods and Local Arts & Crafts. A bandstand provides a place for local artists to entertain the...

Annual Kidney Walk

Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 10:00am | Charity Fundraiser, Community, Family Friendly, Health & Fitness, Major Events

Kidney Walks are the cornerstone of the Kidney Foundation of Canada's fundraising efforts. Awareness for research and vital programs for those affected brings medical professionals and patients together....walking.

Go-Karts & Monster Truck Rides

Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 12:00pm | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Sports, Teens

Go-Karts & Monster Truck Rides: July & Aug, Open 7 days/week, 12-4pm, (weather permitting).  In September open hours go back to Weekends and Holidays 12-4pm. Kids 7 years and older can ride and kids under 7 ride FREE with an adult on the go-karts. Go-kart rides are $15 (10 laps). Monster...

Amish Rag Rug

Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 1:00pm | Arts, Children, Community, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

Choose from a variety of pre-torn fabrics strips to create your own unique rag rug. All supplies are included and all ages are welcome; $25/person or per family making 1 rag rug. You are welcome to bring your own cotton fabric if there are specific colors you are wanting to make your rug from ($5...

Acoustic Music on the Patio at Millstone Winery

Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 4:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music, Seniors

Live music on the vineyard patio-Every Sunday afternoon from 4-7pm, with our Sunday Kitchen. Check our website for a full menu and a list of musicians.  Every Wednesday evening-coming soon…. Vines and Vinyl- Stay tuned. 

Monday, September 25th

Managing Your Retirement Income

Monday, September 25, 2017 - 1:30pm | Education, Free, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

You’ve been retired for a few years but you have questions. Are you being as tax-efficient with your retirement income as you can be or are you curious about what a “RRIF meltdown” is? Join us for a discussion about these important areas. Presented by Nahanni Ackroyd, Financial Security Advisor...

Retirement is Coming: Are You Ready?

Monday, September 25, 2017 - 6:30pm | Community, Education, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

Are you within ten years of retirement? Have you planned for it, or are you lying awake at night wondering if you can afford to? If you have a group benefits plan, do you understand the options available to you at retirement through the plan and through other providers? How much you actually need...

How Money Works

Monday, September 25, 2017 - 7:00pm | Community, Education, Free, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

Thomas DeSchutter is an author and co-founder and money mentor at Bloom Strategies, an organization on a mission to empower individuals to take control of their finances. This firsts of three workshops covers "How Money Works". All are welcome; add a spiritual consciousness to your...

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