Must See Events

FEB.23,24-Nanaimo Sings Festival 2018

Community Through Song!

FEB.23,24-Nanaimo Sings Festival 2018

Community Through Song!

FEB.23,24,25-Maple Sugar Festival 2018

Fun For The Whole Family!!

Seniors Events

Saturday, February 24th

Macrame Wall Hanging On Driftwood

Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 1:00pm | Arts, Children, Community, Education, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Seniors, Teens

Join us and make your own unique macrame wall hanging on driftwood. We will have a few different patterns for you to choose from and a variety of driftwood and beads to decorate your wall hanging. $15/person or per family making 1 macrame wall hanging in total. Please contact us at lostartsclub@...

Meat Draw

Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 2:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music, Seniors

Meat Draw every Saturday at The Legion, Branch #10. From 2-4pm.

Coldest Night of the Year 2018

Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 5:00pm | Charity Fundraiser, Children, Community, Family Friendly, Health & Fitness, Major Events, Seniors, Teens

Since 2011 over $16,500,000, has been raised! The Coldest Night of the Year is a super-fun, family-friendly fundraiser for local charities serving hungry, homeless, hurting families, and youth in 120 communities across Canada. walk 2,5 or 10km. Fundraiser for local CNOY charity. Feel a hint of the...

Macrame Wall Hanging On Driftwood

Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 6:00pm | Arts, Children, Community, Education, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Seniors, Teens

Join us and make your own unique macrame wall hanging on driftwood. We will have a few different patterns for you to choose from and a variety of driftwood and beads to decorate your wall hanging. $15/person or per family making 1 macrame wall hanging in total. Please contact us at lostartsclub@...

Celebrating Black History Month

Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 6:30pm | Children, Community, Education, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Major Events, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

This February celebration will be commemorating 160 years of Black Settlers arriving on Vancouver Island opening up new territory, homesteading farms and establishing businesses. This year N.A.H.S. is presenting a 3-day weekend of events with a Friday night reception, Saturday gala dinner, and...

Sunday, February 25th

Melt and Pour Soap Class

Sunday, February 25, 2018 - 11:00am | Arts, Children, Community, Education, Family Friendly, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

Make 4 x 3.75 oz. bars of soap; 1 of each shape shown in the photo (additional soaps can be made if time allows for $3 each bar). You can choose from glycerin or goat's milk melt and pour soap base. Create your own unique soaps by melting your soap and adding your choice of dried flowers,...

Curling for Nanaimo Hospice

Sunday, February 25, 2018 - 12:00pm | Charity Fundraiser, Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Seniors, Sports

Get a team together and enjoy a Sunday afternoon curling for hospice. It's open to everyone, you can enter as a team, couple, or a single. We will have lots of fun, a light meal, door prizes, a silent auction, great curling and you get the satisfaction of helping worthy cause-all money raised will...

Scented Soy Jar Candles

Sunday, February 25, 2018 - 2:00pm | Arts, Children, Community, Education, Family Friendly, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

Make 3 x 125ml jar scented soy candles. You will be creating your own unique candles by melting your soy wax and adding your choice of dried herbs, spices and/or essential oils. Then choose from a variety of pre-cut cardstock circles to decorate your lid. These would make a great gift for someone...

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

2018 Festival of Banners

Monday, February 26, 2018 - 10:00am | Arts, Community, Exhibitions, Major Events, Seniors, Teens

2018 Festival of Banners, Feb.3- Apr. 20m with a deadline for submission of April 1, 2018.  Theme: The Splendours of the Salish Sea To submit a banner entry or for more details please contact The Nanaimo Arts Council or visit their website. Festival of Banners brings people together to share their...

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