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Seniors Events

Friday, March 9th

New Movie Releases

Friday, March 9, 2018 - 12:00am | Arts, Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Seniors, Teens

New releases for March 9: The Strangers Prey at Night, The Upside, Wonder (March Movie Break), A Wrinkle in Time, Gringo, The Leisure Seeker, The Adventures of Nelly & Simon: Mission Yeti, Paddington 2 (March Movie Break), The Boss Baby (March Movie Break), Despicable Me 3 (March Movie Break),...

Jazzfest 2018

Friday, March 9, 2018 - 7:00pm | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Music, Seniors, Teens

The Harbour City Jazz Festival is an annual celebration of Nanaimo’s talented jazz students from John Barsby Community School, Wellington Secondary School, and Nanaimo District Secondary School. The festival gives students the opportunity to perform and showcase their talents for the community in a...

Stories on Friday - Into the Woods.

Friday, March 9, 2018 - 7:30pm | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Music, Seniors

Join us March 9th for an evening of traditional storytelling. Our theme is "Into the Woods". Host Lee Porteous will welcome to the stage Storytellers Rachel Muller, Christine Clarke-Johnsen, Barbara Smith, Lee herself and music from Tony Turner. The Around Town Tellers host Stories on...

Saturday, March 10th

Decorative Rivet Earrings

Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 9:30am | Community, Entertainment, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

Take a moment to learn something new by creating some amazing earrings using decorative rivets as the focal point. Learn techniques that will take your riveting to the next level. There will be a $50 material fee required on the day of the class payable to the instructor. Instructor: Cheryl Jacobs...

Canadian Tai Chi Academy Open House

Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 10:00am | Community, Free, Health & Fitness, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

The Canadian Tai Chi Academy Nanaimo BC Invites you to an open house. Our Tai Chi classes are for general health and relaxation. We offer both regular and seated classes. Tai Chi is beneficial to everyone, including those who have health and mobility issues. Recent studies indicate that Tai Chi...

Beban Learning Gardens Weekend Work Party

Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 11:00am | Community, Free, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

Drop into one of our Work Parties, where volunteers gather to garden all year round. There is always something to do: mulching, digging, composting, harvesting, watering etc. There is something for every experience level and all ability levels. Work parties may be canceled in very heavy rains or...

Experience Art-2018 Raffle

Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 12:00pm | Arts, Community, Seniors

Enter for your chance to win one of three prizes and support the Gallery! Raffle tickets are $10 each. Only 250 tickets are available and are ready for purchase at the Gallery. Win one of three fabulous prizes & experience art in 1) Vancouver, 2) Victoria, 3) Nanaimo. Please see our website for...


Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 2:00pm | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Music, Seniors, Teens

When a singing Irishman, with little faith left in love and music, meets a beautiful Czech woman in a Dublin bar, they are drawn together by their shared love of music. From flirtation to friendship to an uncommon romance, the unlikely pair connects in search of long-forgotten dreams – a passionate...

Meat Draw

Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 2:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music, Seniors

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

Mosaic Pot and Saucer

Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 2:00pm | Arts, Children, Community, Education, Family Friendly, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

Create your own unique mosaic clay pot and saucer from various pieces of tile and china. You can create whatever color of grout you would like to use and you will be given some grout sealer to apply after a few days to help preserve your work of art. Please message or email us at: lostartsclub@...