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Friday, October 6th

Tasting: Andrew Peller

Friday, October 6, 2017 - 3:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Free, Seniors

We will be having an "Andrew Peller" tasting on Oct. 6, from 3-6pm.  Stay tuned as there is more to come.

First Friday Art Night

Friday, October 6, 2017 - 5:00pm | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Free, Music

The first Friday of every month there is local art and live music, food and bevies to enjoy from 5 - 9 pm at the Blue Poppy Garden Gallery and Bee's Knees Community Cafe - come on down! 208 Wallace St, Nanaimo

Saturday, October 7th

Spanish Conversation Group

Saturday, October 7, 2017 - 11:30am | Community, Education, Family Friendly, Free, Talks & Workshops

Spanish conversation group Saturdays from 11:30am-1pm.

Drop In Tabletop Gaming

Saturday, October 7, 2017 - 1:00pm | Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Free, Seniors, Teens

Come down to the Harbourfront Location for drop-in tabletop games from 1-4pm on Saturdays.  All ages are welcome to get out play, have some family fun time.

Sunday, October 8th

Run/Walk Out Hunger in Nanaimo

Sunday, October 8, 2017 - 9:00am | Charity Fundraiser, Community, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Free, Health & Fitness, Seniors, Teens

Nanaimo 7-10 Club has been serving a free breakfast and bag lunch to Nanaimo residents, most in need, for over 30 years. To support this cause the 7-10 Club will be holding the 4th Annual Fundraiser Event "Run/Walk Out Hunger In Nanaimo". The event will be held at Westwood Lake Park...

Monday, October 9th

Open Mic/Jam

Monday, October 9, 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 10th

Tech Tuesday

Tuesday, October 10, 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.

Nanaimo Newcomers Club

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 7:00pm | Community, Free

This is a free social and educational gathering for women new to Nanaimo! Learn about local resources and make new friends. Group meets the second Tue of each month at St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church 7 pm. See website for details

Wednesday, October 11th

Tiny Tots Playgroup

Wednesday, October 11, 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 11, 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.