Seniors Events

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...

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...

Tai Chi Beginners' Class

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 7:00pm | Community, Health & Fitness, Seniors

This is a standing class and will begin at the beginning of the 108 moves. Rick also offers seated classes for health recovery on Tuesdays at 10:30 and 1:00 p.m. All ages, shapes, sizes and experience levels are welcome. Offered on a pay what you can basis

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.

Extension BC-Divided in Solidarity

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 10:00am | Arts, Community, Education, Exhibitions, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

The community of Extension grew up around a coal mine started in the late 1890s by infamous BC coal family the Dunsmuirs. Extension was diverse and included residents with Italian, British, Finnish, eastern European, American and Chinese backgrounds. Churches, stores, hotels, a school, cultural...

Islands Short Fiction Contest

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 10:00am | Arts, Community, Education, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

We are inviting Vancouver Island and Gulf Island writers to submit their short stories of up to 2000 words. The entry fee is waived for Junior and Youth categories. You are allowed to enter as often as you like. Sponsored by the V.I.U. Department of Creative Writing and Journalism, the Vancouver ...

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