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MAY4,5,6-Vancouver Island Fibre Fest

So Many Things to Take in and Enjoy

MAY4,5,6-Vancouver Island Fibre Fest

So Many Things to Take in and Enjoy

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Friday, March 23rd

Karaokee at The Well Pub

Friday, March 23, 2018 - 9:00pm | Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music

Karaokee at The Well Pub every Sunday and Tuesday at 8:30 and Fridays at 9pm.

Live Entertainment at "The Nanaimo Bar"

Friday, March 23, 2018 - 9:30pm | Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music

Live Entertainment series at "The Nanaimo Bar". All shows are $5 cover unless otherwise stated. Feb.24 with A Farkin' Jazz Conspiracy is $10 Mar.1 with Rachel Lark is $10 Thank you.                


Friday, March 23, 2018 - 9:30pm | Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music

WE3 making our debut at The Corner Lounge in beautiful Nanaimo. Rockin Blues, Classic Covers, and some Originals. Come down and enjoy the music of WE3 and the hospitality of The Corner Lounge.

Saturday, March 24th

"Show of Champions" on sale now

Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 9:00am | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Major Events, Seniors

Tidesmen Chorus will host a weekend-long event, featuring some of the very finest a cappella singing groups from south-western BC and northern Washington state. This festival will see both male and mixed singing groups competing for places in “Show of Champions”, April 28. Tickets available from...


Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 9:00am | Community, Markets

The Lions Club SPRING FLEA the Centennial Building BEBAN PARK...9am to 130pm..40 BOOTHS.books..records..DVDs..CDs..memorabilia..collectibles.. blue willow dishes..ELK(cow) creamers...depression glass....stamps..coins..Hockey and other sports cards..Fresh

Pysanky Workshop

Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 10:00am | Arts, Community, Education, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Seniors, Teens

The Ukrainian Cultural Society of Nanaimo is sponsoring Pysanky workshop from 10 am - 3 pm. All supplies are included (eggs, dyes, writing tools, wax, patterns), but please bring your own lunch/snacks. The pysanky process involves planning, patience, and working with candles and hot wax. Pre-...

Islands Short Fiction Contest

Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 10:00am | Arts, Community, Education, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

We are inviting Vancouver Island and Gulf Island writers to submit their short stories of up to 2000 words. The entry fee is waived for Junior and Youth categories. You are allowed to enter as often as you like. Sponsored by the V.I.U. Department of Creative Writing and Journalism, the Vancouver ...

Geek Con

Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 10:00am | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Teens

Join us at the Harbourfront Library for our 1-day convention celebrating Geek Culture with all day entertainment, board games, video games, virtual Reality, events, vendors, a cosplay competition and more.  Email for more details.

Teen Spring Break Mini Challenge (12-18 years)

Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 10:00am | Community, Entertainment, Talks & Workshops, Teens

Spring Break Teen Mini Challenge and you could win a mini prize! Get a mini task booklet at your library or on our website, complete tasks, and return it to the library for prize draw. or your library to get started.

Scavenger Hunt

Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 10:00am | Children, Entertainment, Family Friendly

Spring Break Scavenger Hunt from March 17-March 31 Feline bored?  Drop by the library anytime during Spring Break to participate in a pet-tacular scavenger hunt.  Search for cats, dogs, and other furry critters.  Suitable for all ages.