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Saturday, October 14th

Open Mic at Sea with Brian Whitty

Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 4:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Free, Music

'Open Mic at Sea with Brian Whitty': Dinghy Dock Pub, 4-8pm on Protection Island, only way here is by ferry or boat. Show off your chops at this fun and casual open stage. Talented host Brian Whitty starts the evening off with a set, then its up to you! Ferry is $9 round trip, no cover for the open...

Glen Foster Group

Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 6:30pm | Community, Entertainment, Free, Music

Glen Foster Group plays Lighthouse Pub 6:30-9:30pm. Light Rock standards and music from 4 original albums.

Sunday, October 15th

Nanaimo Fall Home Expo

Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 10:00am | Business, Community, Exhibitions, Free, Seniors, Shopping & Fashion

Nanaimo’s own Fall Home Expo returns to Beban Park Auditorium this October! Find everything you need for your home improvement dreams at this three-day event, showcasing the latest and greatest products and services in the area. FREE ADMISSION! Friday–1-6pm, Saturday – 9:30am-5:30pm, Sunday–10am-...

Monday, October 16th

French Conversation Group

Monday, October 16, 2017 - 2:30pm | Community, Education, Free, Talks & Workshops

French conversation group from 2:30-4pm on Mondays, with the exception of Thanksgiving. (no class this day)

Nanaimo Family History Society

Monday, October 16, 2017 - 6:00pm | Free

Nanaimo Family History Society Monday, October 16, 2017 Beban Park Social Centre Rooms 7 & 8 -Meeting starts at 6 p.m for Family Tree Discussion Groups. -At 7 p.m. October 16, 2017 Catherine Whiteley of Qualicum Beach Title: “Mary Ann Forbes’ Father" Synopsis: His name was George, but...

Open Mic/Jam

Monday, October 16, 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 17th

Tech Tuesday

Tuesday, October 17, 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 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...

On Site Art

Wednesday, October 18, 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 18, 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.