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Friday, February 23rd

Victoria Early Spring Home Expo

Friday, February 23, 2018 - 1:00pm | Community, Exhibitions, Free, Talks & Workshops

Don’t miss the Victoria Early Spring Home Renovation & Décor Show, held at Pearkes Community Centre. It’s the first event of the year for big home improvement savings and ideas. FREE ADMISSION all weekend. Don’t miss it, create your dream home today! FREE ADMISSION! Friday – 1:00pm to 9:00pm...

Saturday, February 24th

Victoria Early Spring Home Expo

Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 9:30am | Community, Exhibitions, Free, Talks & Workshops

Don’t miss the Victoria Early Spring Home Renovation & Décor Show, held at Pearkes Community Centre. It’s the first event of the year for big home improvement savings and ideas. FREE ADMISSION all weekend. Don’t miss it, create your dream home today! FREE ADMISSION! Friday – 1:00pm to 9:00pm...

Sunday, February 25th

Victoria Early Spring Home Expo

Sunday, February 25, 2018 - 10:00am | Community, Exhibitions, Free, Talks & Workshops

Don’t miss the Victoria Early Spring Home Renovation & Décor Show, held at Pearkes Community Centre. It’s the first event of the year for big home improvement savings and ideas. FREE ADMISSION all weekend. Don’t miss it, create your dream home today! FREE ADMISSION! Friday – 1:00pm to 9:00pm...

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.

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 ...

The Muse of Fire - Carol M. Cram

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 7:00pm | Arts, Community, 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, Grace, a young actress, makes her debut at the famed Theatre Royal,...

Saturday, March 3rd

Islands Short Fiction Contest

Saturday, March 3, 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 ...

Thursday, March 8th

International Women's Day

Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 12:00am | Business, Community, Education, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Health & Fitness, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

March 8 is International Women's Day - a day to recognize women's achievements and acknowledge the challenges they continue to face in the quest for gender equality in social, economic, cultural, and political campaigns.

Saturday, March 10th

The Kid's Conference 2018

Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 9:30am | Children, Community, Education, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Free, Talks & Workshops

The Kid’s Conference has quickly become a must-do event in Nanaimo and surrounding areas for families and it’s back this year. The Kid’s Conference features a tradeshow to showcase support services, interactive learning sessions, Children performances, and speakers. And that’s not all! There will...

Tuesday, March 13th

First Robotics Competition-Canadian Pacific Regional

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 9:00am | Children, Community, Education, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Major Events, Talks & Workshops, Teens

The initiative brings students together from across Western Canada, inspiring their pursuit for science, engineering, technology, and robotics, as they engage in competitions that also develop their skills in problem-solving, innovation, teamwork, ideation and scientific thinking.  Learn more at...

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