Monday, February 12, 2024 (7)

Feb 12, 2024
July 30, 2023
  • Nanoose Place

  • Jul 30, 2023 to Dec 31, 2025
  • Description:

    Nanoose Place opened in 1992 under the leadership of the Nanoose Bay Lions with support from the community.

    The non-profit, Nanoose Bay Activities and Recreation Society (NBARS) operates Nanoose Place.

    Eswyn's Alpine & Rock Garden was established in the fall of 2009 by a group of dedicated volunteers. 

    Activities can be found HERE.

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  • Errington Hall

  • Jul 30, 2023 to Dec 31, 2025
  • Location: 1390 Errington Rd. Errington, B.C. V0R 1V0
  • Description:

    The Errington Hall serves as the creative hub of our community located in Area F of the Nanaimo Regional District

    We foster arts and culture through our events and programs and also support the arts-based activities of non-profit community groups and organizations.

    For a complete list of events click HERE

    As a Community Presenter, we arrange an annual series of concerts and dances with professional touring artists. Local musicians perform at a monthly coffee house. We produce “A Night at the Palace,” an annual vaudeville burlesque show with a live band that has a four-night run in February. New additions to our programming are a children’s choir and pre-school and after school music classes. We organize a Christmas Concert, Christmas Craft Fair, Halloween dance and the Pumpkin Trail performance arts evening in the Errington Park. Our annual Hi Neighbour Festival in August celebrates community arts, music, and pastimes. We host the annual Islands Luthiers Guild showcase as well as film

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August 28, 2023
  • Errington Hall 2023-2024 Concert Season

  • Aug 28, 2023 to May 4, 2024
  • Location: 1390 Errington Road
  • Description:



    The Errington War Memorial Hall has been an arts venue for the last 100 years, in 2012 we were the first organization in our area to receive sponsorship from the BC Touring Council to present touring artists. Even though our capacity is only 180, it means we can afford to present award winning musicians at reasonable ticket prices. If you see a show from the list below that interests you, tickets are available at Shades of Green, Errington General Store, and online at Please note our events are family friendly.


    While the Hi Neighbour Day dance with The Apollos is just a summer memory, there are seven more upcoming concerts. The first is a dance on September 30 with two popular bands, Shred Kelly and Elliott Brood. Their styles are folk rock and county rock respectively and both groups are mainstage festival performers. Check out Shred Kelly here and then Elliott Brood, We

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  • Categories: Music
February 12, 2024
  • Fashion Divas – an Art Gems Painting Workshop with Patt Scrivener

  • Feb 12, 2024 from 10:00am to 2:00pm
  • Location: McMillan Arts Centre, 133 McMillan Street, Parksville, British Columbia, Canada
  • Description:


    Art Gems: Feb 12 – Fashion Divas Painting Workshop with Patt Scrivener

    Have you always wanted to paint the figure but feel intimidated?

    Patt will show you her step-by-step process to create a striking painting based on a magazine model.

    We will create two 4x12” paintings with acrylic paint while learning the essentials of using negative painting techniques. Further interest and pattern will be created using stencils and collage.

    All materials provided.

    About the Instructor:  Patt was born and raised on a farm in Saskatchewan where she had plenty of time to pursue her creative talents. While pursuing her career in floral and interior design Patt honed her painting skills. In 2009 she became a full-time visual artist. She teaches workshops in acrylic, cold wax and oil, and encaustic. Her passion is sharing her knowledge and helping others on their creative journey. 

    Book here

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