Family Friendly Events

Sunday, February 25th

FEB.25-Nanaimo Sings Festival 2018: Gala Concert Finale

Sunday, February 25, 2018 - 7:00pm | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Music, Seniors

Join us for the Gala Concert with host and guest conductor, Willi Zwozdesky, noted composer, arranger and choral conductor from Vancouver. Hear fourteen Nanaimo Sings! choirs perform both individually and en masse!  In an exciting massed choir finale, over 300 voices will combine to culminate an...

Monday, February 26th

Knotted Fleece Throw Quilt

Monday, February 26, 2018 - 2:00pm | Arts, Children, Community, Education, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Seniors, Teens

Choose from a variety of pre-cut fleece squares to create your own unique knotted fleece quilt. $25/person or per family making 1 quilt. Please contact us at lostartsclub@outlook.com to register; class size is 8 participants Cash payment at the door, e-transfer or Paypal accepted.

Knotted Fleece Throw Quilt

Monday, February 26, 2018 - 6:00pm | Arts, Children, Community, Education, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Seniors, Teens

Choose from a variety of pre-cut fleece squares to create your own unique knotted fleece quilt. $25/person or per family making 1 quilt. Please contact us at lostartsclub@outlook.com to register; class size is 8 participants Cash payment at the door, e-transfer or Paypal accepted.

The Muse of Fire-Carol M. Cram

Monday, February 26, 2018 - 6:30pm | Arts, Family Friendly, Free, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

BC author Carol M. Cram (The Towers of Tuscany, A Woman of Note) presents The Muse of Fire, which completes her trilogy about women in the arts. She also welcomes questions about writing & publishing. In The Muse of Fire, a young actress makes her debut at the famed Theatre Royal, Covent...

February Health Night: Concussion and Whiplash

Monday, February 26, 2018 - 7:00pm | Education, Family Friendly, Free, Health & Fitness, Talks & Workshops

Most people think of either concussions or whiplash but not very often do people think of the two occurring at the same time. Often, however, when a person suffers from one, they are suffering from the other as well. During this Health Night, Dr. Amber Kenmuir will be discussing how the two can...

Tuesday, February 27th

Upper Island Music Festival

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 9:00am | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Festivals, Major Events, Music, Seniors, Teens

The purpose of the Upper Island Musical Festival (UIMF) is to advance, promote and develop the Musical Competition Festival movement and to encourage the study and practice of speech arts, drama, music, and dance. Each year UIMF gives out more than $14,000 in bursaries to deserving participants....

The Muse of Fire-Carol M. Cram

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 10:30am | Arts, Family Friendly, Free, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

BC author Carol M. Cram (The Towers of Tuscany, A Woman of Note) presents The Muse of Fire, which completes her trilogy about women in the arts. She also welcomes questions about writing & publishing. In The Muse of Fire, a young actress makes her debut at the famed Theatre Royal, Covent...

Portrait Secrets

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 7:00pm | Arts, Education, Family Friendly, Free, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

Duncan's highly sought-after professional photographer Kurt Knock reveals many of his portrait photography secrets. Take your own skills to a new level as Kurt discusses equipment used, lighting techniques, choosing locations, posing and preparing the subject. Kurt Knock was born and raised in...

Wednesday, February 28th

Pink Shirt Day

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 12:00am | Children, Community, Education, Family Friendly, Free, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

On February 28, 2018, we encourage everyone to practice kindness and wear pink to symbolize that you do not tolerate bullying.

Once

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 2:00pm | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Music, Seniors, Teens

When a singing Irishman, with little faith left in love and music, meets a beautiful Czech woman in a Dublin bar, they are drawn together by their shared love of music. From flirtation to friendship to an uncommon romance, the unlikely pair connects in search of long-forgotten dreams – a passionate...

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