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Sunday, October 1st

Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch

Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 10:00am | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Seniors, Teens

Come and visit our corn maze and pick the perfect pumpkin for your family carving. We also have our Night Maze open any day for groups of 10pp or more, and then open for all Oct 20th till Halloween. Bring your flashlight as finding your way through our 7-acre maze in the dark can be tricky. There's...

Selby Street Stravaganza - Culture Days

Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 12:00pm | Arts, Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Festivals, Food & Drink, Music, Seniors, Teens

Nanaimo Culture Days - Selby Street Stravaganza!!  Arts fair, street party and family dance all day Saturday. Buskers Festival and Multi-Cultural pot luck on Sunday.  Go to the Old City Quarter, bring costumes and art, be prepared to sing and dance, have a blast.  

Telethon-Nanaimo Child Development Centre

Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 12:45pm | Charity Fundraiser, Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Free, Music, Seniors

12pm-8pm, We invite families, individuals, businesses, and service groups to participate in our Telethon broadcast by making a donation live at the Port Theatre and doing a brief interview on air if desired, or call in your donation during the show from the comfort of your own home. 250-591-KIDS (...

Sing for Pure Joy!

Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 1:30pm | Arts, Children, Community, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Family Friendly, Health & Fitness, Music, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

Raise your voice in glorious song with heart-felt melodies, soulful gospel songs and rousing spirituals, mesmerizing chants, luscious layered songs and rousing rounds. Every voice is welcome. No experience is needed - only the desire to make joyful sounds together! All songs are taught in the...

Mask Decorating (Great for Halloween and Mardi Gras)

Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 3:00pm | Arts, Children, Community, Education, Family Friendly, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

Create your own unique mask from our selection of durable hard pulp mask shapes (white masks pictured). We have a large selection of paints, glitter, gems, feathers, etc. for you to decorate with. All supplies are included and all ages are welcome; $15/person or family making 1 mask. Please message...

Tuesday, October 3rd

Lego Club

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 3:00pm | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly

Lego Club: We provide the lego and you provide the imagination. This is a free drop in event best suited for children ages 6-12 but anyone old enough to resist eating lego is welcome. Every Tuesday from 3-4PM, starting Sept. 19.

Halloween Film Camp with Red Carpet Premiere (Ages 8-12)

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 6:00pm | Arts, Children, Community, Education, Entertainment

Oct 3, 10 and 17, 6-8pm. Filming Oct 21 and 22, 9am-2pm on location at Huard's Haunted House. For ages 8-12yrs. Explore the world of film with Spotlight Academy's Hallowe'en Film Camp. Over 5 days, kids and teens will stoke their imaginations, develop a story and characters for a movie, and shoot...

Wednesday, October 4th

Tiny Tots Playgroup

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 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. Please note CC Tiny...

Thursday, October 5th

Family Storytime

Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 10:30am | Children, Community, Education, Entertainment, Family Friendly

Family Storytime is time for songs, rhymes, stories and the occasional craft in this family get together. For kids ages 18mo-5yrs. Every Thursday at 10:30am starting Sep. 21.

Friday, October 6th

Pro-D Day For S.D.68

Friday, October 6, 2017 - 12:00am | Children, Community, Education, Teens

No school today for district 68, check local rec centers for activities.