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Saturday, March 10th

Free Home Depot Kids Workshop (ages 4-12)

Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 10:00am | Arts, Children, Entertainment, Free, Talks & Workshops

This March we're making a "Periscope". Kids get to go home with their piece of art, handy skills, a home depot apron, and a certificate of achievement. Must have parent supervision, please register at the special service desk at Home Depot. 

Beginner Basketball Drills & Skills (7-12 years)

Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 1:00pm | Children, Community, Entertainment, Health & Fitness, Sports

This skills and drills clinic is a fun way to learn about basketball. We will focus on skill development, including ball handling, foot movement, passing and shooting March 10 from 1-3pm, use code #158739 to regsiter.

Skate Indoors for Charity

Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 1:00pm | Charity Fundraiser, Children, Community, Exhibitions, Family Friendly, Health & Fitness, Major Events, Sports, Teens

Join the fun in Centre Court for a simulated skating experience, in support of Nanaimo Child Development Centre. February 10 to April 1. ADMISSION: $3 p.p. /15-minutes Toonie Tuesdays & Thursdays, $2 p.p./15-minutes 100% of proceeds will be donated to Nanaimo Child Development Centre PUBLIC...

Mosaic Pot and Saucer

Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 2:00pm | Arts, Children, Community, Education, Family Friendly, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

Create your own unique mosaic clay pot and saucer from various pieces of tile and china. You can create whatever color of grout you would like to use and you will be given some grout sealer to apply after a few days to help preserve your work of art. Please message or email us at: lostartsclub@...

Sunday, March 11th

Amish Rag Rug

Sunday, March 11, 2018 - 2:00pm | Arts, Children, Community, Education, Family Friendly, 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...

Monday, March 12th

Macrame Plant Hanger

Monday, March 12, 2018 - 5:30pm | Arts, Children, Community, Education, Family Friendly, Seniors, Teens

Join us and make your own unique macrame plant hanger. You can choose from a variety of beads to decorate it. All supplies are included and all ages are welcome; $20/person or per family making 1 macrame plant hanger in total. Please message or email us at to register;...

Wednesday, March 14th

Tiny Tots Playgroup

Wednesday, March 14, 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.     

Festival Nanaimo 2018

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 10:00am | Arts, Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Festivals, Food & Drink, Music, Seniors, Teens

Festival Nanaimo is a new multi-dimensional community festival taking place in Nanaimo throughout the month of March 2018. It showcases all the things that we love about the city where we live, work and play. Come visit in March 2018! Festival Nanaimo 2018 includes great entertainment, concerts,...

Foundation Skills for Service Dogs

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 11:00am | Children, Community, Education, Health & Fitness, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

Train with internationally renowned dog trainer, Donna Hill Teams will learn the basic behaviors needed to teach obedience behaviors and tasks. Your dog will learn how to learn and be confident and able to work in the presence of other dogs. You will learn how to train! Prepayment required before...

Yoga 4 Kids (4 to 10 years)

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 3:30pm | Children, Entertainment, Health & Fitness, Talks & Workshops

This class will assist children with their focus skills, teach self-awareness, build self-esteem and self-respect while having fun. Yoga promotes physical and mental well-being. On Wednesdays starting Mar.14 through April 11, please use code 158338 when registering. Instructor: Gypsy Hart