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Thursday, January 25th

Robbie Burns Evening

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 7:00pm | Arts, Children, Community, Education, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Festivals, Food & Drink, Free, Music, Seniors

Join us on Jan 25 at 5pm or 7pm for an evening celebrating the rich tradition of Robbie Burns: a Scottish themed menu, $5 pints for those in kilts, a special small batch of Whiskey Oak Aged Scottish Ale and a proper Ode to the Haggis complete with bag pipes, haggis and the spoken word poetry of...

Saturday, January 27th

Family Literacy Day

Saturday, January 27, 2018 - 12:00am | Children, Community, Education, Family Friendly, Health & Fitness, Talks & Workshops, Teens

Family Literacy Day® is a national awareness initiative created by ABC Life Literacy Canada in 1999 to raise awareness of the importance of reading and engaging in other literacy-related activities as a family. Please check local libraries, recreation centers, museums, theatres, etc. for activities...

Family Playroom Storytime

Saturday, January 27, 2018 - 10:30am | Children, Community, Education, Family Friendly, Free

Join us from 10:30-11:30am for a free Family Playroom Storytime Session in support of Family Literacy Week.

Life On The Spit - Photographs of Elizabeth Quocksister

Saturday, January 27, 2018 - 12:00pm | Arts, Community, Education, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Talks & Workshops

This exhibit showcases what life was like for the families living on the Campbell River Spit Reserve during the period from the early 1940s up until the late 1960s.  The photographs were taken by local woman Elizabeth Quocksister and feature many people whose descendants are still living on the...

Sunday, January 28th

National Lifeguard (NL) Precert/Recert

Sunday, January 28, 2018 - 9:00am | Community, Education, Health & Fitness, Talks & Workshops

Recognized as the standard measurement of lifeguarding performance in Canada, the NL program develops a sound understanding of lifeguarding principles, good judgment, communication skills, and a mature attitude towards the role of the lifeguard. The lifeguards' primary role is to prevent injuries,...

Fruit Tree Pruning

Sunday, January 28, 2018 - 11:00am | Community, Education, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

Pruning fruit trees in the winter primarily focuses on pruning techniques for apples and pears. We will cover the different pruning cuts that can be made and the reasons behind this type of pruning. We will also look into the different ways that fruit trees can be grown. There will be information...

Monday, January 29th

Registration Time for Kindergarten

Monday, January 29, 2018 - 9:00am | Children, Community, Education

Registration for English and French Immersion Kindergarten will be accepted for children who are turning 5 years old prior Dec. 31, 2018. Please bring your child's birth certificate, care card and proof of residency when registering. If you're interested in French Immersion there will be a public...

Iyengar Yoga

Monday, January 29, 2018 - 10:00am | Community, Education, Health & Fitness, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

Iyengar yoga classes will provide an opportunity to slow down while aligning the body, mind, and breathe. We will use asanas to gently relieve stress and promote total physical and spiritual well-being. This class is open to students of all ages and abilities, beginners are welcome and no Iyengar...

Advanced Care Planning Session Two: More Questions and Answers

Monday, January 29, 2018 - 10:00am | Community, Education, Health & Fitness, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

Advance care planning allows you to have a say in the healthcare you will receive if you are too sick to speak for yourself.  It’s a way to reflect on your values, beliefs, and wishes so that you can make your own health care decisions.  By documenting your wishes with loved ones and health care...

Living Well for Seniors

Monday, January 29, 2018 - 10:30am | Education, Health & Fitness, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

Please join us for this special program just for seniors. The morning starts off with an hour-long fitness class followed by a delicious lunch provided by the BCCA.  Mobility issues are a focus and all equipment is provided. Transportation can also be arranged. Call for more info. 10:30am-12:30pm,...