Saturday, December 31, 2022 (4)

Dec 31, 2022
November 20, 2022
  • Tides & Moons: Herring Capital

  • Nov 20, 2022 to Jan 8, 2023
  • Location: Nanaimo Art Gallery 150 Commercial Street Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5G6 Canada
  • Description:


    Tides & Moons: Herring Capital is a new animated art installation by Cindy Mochizuki that shares memories and stories from Japanese Canadian fishing and boat building families who populated Nanaimo shorelines before World War II.

    Throughout her practice, Cindy has developed multi-media installations, fictional audio works, performances, animations, drawings, and social collaborations that relate to Japanese Canadian experiences in B.C and Japan. She works with members of these communities and often includes her paternal family’s history both within internment camps and as repatriated Japanese Canadians in Japan after the war.

    In the early 1920’s Japanese Canadian fishers lived and worked in Nanaimo at Hammond Bay (also known as Kujira Bay), Departure Bay, Shack Island (a way station for salmon and coho fishers traveling north), and Saysutshun. While Nanaimo had been known as a coal town for half a century, it also had 43 Japanese herring salteries. Due to the unexplainable abundance of t

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  • Categories: Exhibition
December 31, 2022

  • Dec 31, 2022 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm
  • Location: Oceanside Place Arena 830 West Island Highway Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2X4
  • Description:

    New Year's Eve Family Celebration

    DECEMBER315:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Celebrate New Year’s Eve family-style at Oceanside Place Arena in Parksville. Saturday, Dec 31 5:00-8:00pm.

    There are a lot of great activities to keep your family busy: pond hockey, disco light skate, activities, crafts, cupcake walk and great entertainment. The highlight of the evening is the early countdown at 8:00pm.

    Free admission. Tickets are required for this event, and are available December 9 at Oceanside Place Arena.

    Contact RDN Recreation and Parks by calling 250-248-3252 or 250-752-5014 or go online at

    • Admission: Free Admission With Advance Tickets
    • Oceanside Place Arena
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  • Categories: Fun