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Oct 9 @ 10:17 am – Nov 8 @ 12:00 pm
'Re-Framing Aging; Video Competition @ Nanaimo and area
10:17 am
Calling all videographers in the Nanaimo area, Better Together: Age-Friendly Nanaimo and Seniors Connect wants YOU to partake in a “Re-Framing Aging” 2017 Video Competition. The premise of this competition is to challenge participants and[...]
Oct 11 – Oct 24 all day
CFUW Saanich Peninsula - Guest Speaker, Norma Sealey @ Mary Winspear Centre
12:00 am
The CFUW, Saanich Peninsula invites you to our monthly meeting on October 24th, with guest speaker Norma Sealey, ” Growing up on the Peninsula” at the Mary Winspear Centre, 2243 Beacon Ave. Sidney @ 7:00[...]
Oct 14 @ 10:00 am – Oct 28 @ 12:00 pm
10:00 am
This series will present the current knowledge, broad understanding and incisive vision of three internationally known scholars whose careers span more than 40 years. Saturday, October 14, 10 am to noon, Nanoose Place on Northwest[...]
Stand By Me Fashion Show Fundraiser for Mental Health @ John Fluevog
12:00 am
Please join us for an evening of Fashion, Food & Wine for a great cause.Join us on October 18, 2017 from 6 – 9 pm at fabulous John Fluevog, 566 Johnson Street, Victoria BC as[...]
Candian Tourism College Open House @ Canadian Tourism College
Oct 19 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Candian Tourism College Open House @ Canadian Tourism College
4:30 pm
Canadian Tourism College Open House: Thursday, October 19th, 2017 4:30pm-5:30pm Travel & Tourism Certificate and Travel & Tourism Business Management Diploma Program start date: October 30th, 2017 Hospitality Certificate, Hospitality Business Management Diploma & Flight[...]
Oct 19 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Communication Skills and Business Development Mixer with Mike Ison @ Regus, The Atrium
5:00 pm
For this monthly mixer the guest speaker Mike Ison will be covering the importance of communication in team building, management and sales. He will also explain how to improve efficiency and productivity using a ‘clear[...]
Service Dog Training @ Seniors Connect Centre
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Service Dog Training @ Seniors Connect Centre
10:00 am
Training your own service dog. RSVP required: 250-591-2924 Age requirement: 55+
Oct 20 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
1:30 pm
T Speakers Series – Guest Speaker : Paul O’Reilly Topic: Battle of Vimy Ridge – 100 Years On April 9, 2017, Paul was part of the ceremonial flyover of the Vimy Ridge Memorial in France.[...]
Oct 20 @ 2:00 pm
The Strength of Indigenous Early Years ... hosted by KASP @ Songhees Wellness Centre
2:00 pm
KASP – the multi-award winning hip hop artist and motivational speaker (Rob Sawan), hosts and performed at this unique gathering to showcase and celebrate the strength of traditional early years programs and resources on Southern[...]
Oct 20 @ 6:30 pm – Oct 21 @ 11:55 pm
The Coast Collective Art Centre 2017 Fundraiser Raise the Roof - An Artrageous Affair @ Coast Collective Art Centre - Silent Auction and Dance
6:30 pm
Join the fun at the Coast Collective Art Centre’s 2017 Fundraiser – Raise the Roof, An Artrageous Affair. Huge silent auction with loads of wonderful local art and business donations, fabulous dancing with Katzenjammer band[...]
The Fretless @ Upstairs Lounge @ Oak Bay Recreation Centre
Oct 20 @ 7:30 pm
The Fretless @ Upstairs Lounge @ Oak Bay Recreation Centre
7:30 pm
2017 JUNO AWARD WINNERS! The Fretless is a new approach to folk music that is quickly gaining high acclaim around the world. This unique band is taking string music to fascinating places as it transforms[...]
ArtSea Studio Tour @ Saanich Peninsula
Oct 21 – Oct 22 all day
ArtSea Studio Tour @ Saanich Peninsula
12:00 am
A self guided tour of artists’ studios in Sidney, Central & North Saanich. This is an opportunity to visit and learn more about the creative process from painters, sculptors, jewellers, weavers, potters, carvers and more.[...]
I’M STILL HERE A research Based Drama on Living with Dementia @ The Wellesley - Magnolia Room - Tickets at the door
Oct 21 all day
12:00 am
The intent of the play put on by The Target Theatre Players is to educate, to promote understanding and reduce misunderstanding and stigma for persons and families living with dementia. Admission by donation $5.00 (suggested[...]
Oct 21 all day
REMEMBERING IS JUST NOT ON NOVEMBER 11TH @ Cobble Hill Cenotaph
12:00 am
Everyone is invited to attend a special memorial service at the Cobble Hill Cenotaph at 11;00 am. Followed by a reception at ROYAL CANADIAN LEGION MALAHAT DISTRICT BRANCH 134, 1625 Shawnigan Lake-Mill Bay Rd., Shawnigan[...]
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Campbell River Repair Cafe @ Sportsplex
10:00 am
Don’t toss it. Fix it! Bring broken or damaged items and our repair volunteers will try to help you fix them and keep them out of the landfill. Sewing machines, sewing repairs, bikes, household items,[...]
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Ladies Learning Code: Data Insights with Python for Beginners on October 21st @ University of Victoria - MacLaurin D115
10:00 am
Python is a great language for beginners. It’s beautiful and clean-looking syntax means you’ll spend less time being confused (it looks sort of like English!), and more time understanding and applying the fundamentals of programming.[...]
2-Day Intensive Theatre Workshop with TJ Dawe @ Oak Bay High School, Drama Rehearsal Studio (room 139)
Oct 21 @ 11:00 am – Oct 22 @ 5:00 pm
2-Day Intensive Theatre Workshop with TJ Dawe @ Oak Bay High School, Drama Rehearsal Studio (room 139)
11:00 am
Join award-winning playwright/actor/director and Fringe Festival veteran TJ Dawe for this two day intensive workshop that will guide you through the process of how to turn your stories and ideas into a solo performance piece.[...]
Coats For Kids @ Hillside Shopping Centre
Oct 21 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
11:00 am
Donate gently worn winter coats and other items such as toques, gloves & mittens to children in need. Donations accepted October 21! Look for the bright yellow school bus located on the parking lot, N.[...]
Oct 21 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
5:30 pm
The Lake Healthcare Auxiliary is having a 50th Anniversary Celebration Dinner Tickets $40/person Entertainment by Mary Egan Doors open at 5:30 pm Cash Bar and so much more. For more information call Lynn at 250-749-3706
Oct 21 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
South Island Centre Fundraising Gala @ Delta Ocean Pointe
6:00 pm
Join the South Island Centre for Counselling & Training for its 42nd anniversary Fundraising Gala on Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 6pm – 10pm at the Delta Ocean Pointe. Tickets are $95 per person and[...]
Literary Event of the Year: triple book launch & reading at Fat Oyster @ Fanny Bay Hall
7:00 pm
The Mid-Island Literary Event of the Year will be Saturday October 21st….mark your calendar! It features readings and a triple book launch by award-winning Vancouver Island authors Judy LeBlanc, Cornelia Hoogland and Governor General Award[...]
Oct 21 @ 8:00 pm – Oct 22 @ 1:00 am
Halloween Dance Fundraiser for Huntington Disease @ Leonardo Da Vinci Centre
8:00 pm
Put on your dancin’ shoes and get ready for a party! The Jolly Mon Band is excited to play this fundraiser! Come hear some great covers from the Rolling Stones, U2, Steve Earle, The Beatles,[...]
Tim Tamashiro @ Hermann's Jazz Club
Oct 21 @ 8:00 pm
Tim Tamashiro @ Hermann's Jazz Club
8:00 pm
Jazz vocalist Tim Tamashiro is a jazz evangelist who strives to make jazz music fun and accessible. Perhaps best known as the host of “Tonic” on CBC Radio 2 for 10 years, Tamashiro is a[...]
TJ Dawe’s Roller Coaster @ Dave Dunnet Community Theatre (in Oak Bay High School)
Oct 21 @ 8:00 pm – 9:15 pm
TJ Dawe's Roller Coaster @ Dave Dunnet Community Theatre (in Oak Bay High School)
8:00 pm
Roller Coaster is a four part monologue exploring why we go to war, the bigger significance of Star Wars, Marvel Comics and Harry Potter, Donald Trump’s presidency, and the imminent collapse of civilization. Award-winning Fringe[...]
Oct 22 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
A Celebration of the Unity of Mankind @ Esquimalt Big House
1:00 pm
In light of current world affairs that threaten to divide us, you are invited to join together with fellow Canadians on Sunday October 22 to celebrate our unity and our diversity with an afternoon of[...]
Oct 22 @ 1:30 pm
1:30 pm
The program will consist of music by Brahms, Saint-Saens, Sullivan, Rachmaninov, Grainger and Passereau, plus a beautiful setting of the Lord’s Prayer (in Russian) by Kedrov.
Positive Aging Table Talks @ Seniors Connect Centre
Oct 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Positive Aging Table Talks @ Seniors Connect Centre
1:00 pm
Mondays, October 2nd ,16th and 23rd: Join us for lively discussions from 1-3pm at the Seniors Connect Centre. Call a head for topic details and to RSVP – 250-591-2924
Honouring our Caregivers @ Honouring our caregivers dinner
Oct 24 all day
Honouring our Caregivers @ Honouring our caregivers dinner
12:00 am
October is Foster Parent Appreciation Month and our agency is hosting a “Honouring our Caregivers” Dinner on October 24. We have door prize donations from Tigh-Na-Mara, Bear Mountain and Villa Eyrie Resort. We have mentioned[...]
World Polio Day – END POLIO NOW light up @ The Holiday Inn Express, 328 Taphouse
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
The Rotary Clubs of Greater Victoria invite you to join Rotarians from around the City to celebrate World Polio Day on October 24th. This year, there will be an END POLIO Light Up Event held[...]
Pacifica Housing Art Show @ Parkside Hotel & Spa
Oct 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Pacifica Housing Art Show @ Parkside Hotel & Spa
6:30 pm
Pacifica Housing and its tenants are celebrating our annual Art Show! Together with the The Parkside Hotel & Spa and Truffles Catering, we are hosting the official launch of this year’s event. Enjoy gourmet hors[...]