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Monday, October 2nd

Open Mic/Jam

Monday, October 2, 2017 - 9:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Free, Music

Monday Nights at the Nanaimo Bar are Open Mic/Jam Nights. Starting at 9pm, no cover charge, each night is hosted by someone different. Oct.2 - hosted by Brennan Oct.9 - hosted by Joanne Oct.16 - host TBA Oct.23 - hosted by Brandon

Tuesday, October 3rd

Tech Tuesday

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 2:30pm | Community, Education, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Free, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

Test yourself on your knowledge of new technology every Tuesday from 2:30-4:00pm.  All ages are welcome, new topics discussed weekly.

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...

On Site Art

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 12:00pm | Community, Education, Entertainment, Free, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

Every Wednesday from 12-3pm adults are invited to come down and learn an art project on site.

Golden Gamers

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 2:00pm | Entertainment, Free, Seniors

Love Scrabble, Cranium, Crib, or Trivial Pursuit? Come join a group of seniors to play new and classic board games. Meets the first and third Wednesday of the month.

Strategy Board Game Night

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 5:30pm | Community, Entertainment, Free, Teens

Strategy Board Game Night, from Settlers of Catan to worker placement games, we will play them all. Bring your opponents or come alone and meet others. ages 15+ or accompanied by an adult, every Wednesday 5:50-8:00PM

Thursday, October 5th

"Live At Longwood" a Free Concert Series

Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 8:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Free, Music

Every Thursday night a free live concert series featuring great local and touring musicians.   Sep 7   - Josh Gellman, Peter Kleinholz Sep 14 - Myc Sharratt, Andrew Wolfman Sep 21 - Cody Nyman, Chelsea Edwardson, Katelyn Elizabeth Sep 28 - Jim Elder, John Herman Oct 5 - T.B.A. Oct 12 - Louis...

Friday, October 6th

iPad fun with photos

Friday, October 6, 2017 - 10:00am | Community, Education, Family Friendly, Free, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

Come and learn about the fun you can have with photos n your iPad. Registration is required for this course, from 10am-12pm.

Nanaimo Downtown Farmers' Market

Friday, October 6, 2017 - 10:00am | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Festivals, Food & Drink, Free, Markets, Seniors, Shopping & Fashion

Nanaimo's original farmers' market, celebrating its 20th year. Local produce, meats, eggs, baked goods, food products, local artisan crafts including jewelry, personal care products, clothing, cards, gift items, kids activities, different live musical entertainment each week plus more!...


Friday, October 6, 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.