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Wednesday, October 18th

Tiny Tots Playgroup

Wednesday, October 18, 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...

Brothers XII Followers

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 6:30pm | Children, Community, Education, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

Who were Brother XIIs followers? From shocking stories like the family that belonged to another cult to the surprising people who left well-respected careers in Canada and England to live at Cedar by the Sea. A number of wealthy Americans joined the colony including a lumber baron, the Poultry King...

Thursday, October 19th

Family Storytime

Thursday, October 19, 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 20th

Pro-D Day For S.D.68

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 12:00am | Children, Community, Education, Teens

There is no school for S.D.68 today, check our website or local rec centers for things to do.

Pro-D Day Art Camp

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 9:00am | Arts, Children, Community, Entertainment, Talks & Workshops

Young participants will begin the day as an art investigator, with a special clipboard in hand they will tour Jin-me Yoon's exhibition, "Special Tides" In the art lab we will create a dynamic three-dimensional collage with works inspired by our own histories, places, and identity. Class runs from...


Friday, October 20, 2017 - 10:30am | Children, Community, Family Friendly, Free

Join us for a rhyming good time as we read books and learn songs and rhymes that help your baby develop key early literacy skills and a love of books and stories. Ages 0-18 months, every Friday starting Sept. 22.

Hallowe'en Train

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 3:30pm | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Teens

Beware of the Halloween Train! Ride the Green Hornet through ghostly scenes and past scary Halloween characters at the museum. Children will enjoy trick or treating and making Halloween crafts, and there are haunted houses for those who dare! Rain or shine, from 3:30-9PM.

Pro-D Day Skate

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 3:45pm | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Free, Sports

The Nanaimo Ice Centre is offering a free skate on October 20th from 3:45-5:15pm.

Lantern Tours

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 6:30pm | Children, Community, Education, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Teens

Lantern Tours cover the darker side of the history at downtown locations including the site of the last public hanging, the scandalous story of the famous architect who designed the courthouse and a murderer who was hung on Gallows Point.  Pre-Registration is required and the cost is $15 p.p. Book...

Saturday, October 21st

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

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 9:00am | 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...