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Lego Exhibition @ Sidney Museum
Jan 2 @ 10:00 am – Mar 31 @ 4:00 pm
Lego Exhibition @ Sidney Museum
10:00 am
The creative force has arrived at the Sidney Museum with our newest presentation of the ever-popular Lego Exhibition celebrating over 60 years of Lego imagination. Dozens of Star Wars themed Lego models provide a special[...]
Beginnings @ Coast Collective Gallery & Art Centre
Jan 16 – Jan 27 all day
12:00 am
Experimental Works and Works by Emerging Artists
Susan Romphf: Silk Fusion Rising @ Coast Collective Gallery & Art Centre
Jan 16 – Jan 27 all day
Susan Romphf: Silk Fusion Rising @ Coast Collective Gallery & Art Centre
12:00 am
Enjoy the texture and colours of silk and cork through wall art and wearable art pieces by Susan Romphf.
Jan 18 – Feb 22 all day
12:00 am
http://www.artopenings.ca/catherine-fraser.html January 18 – February 22, 2019 Opening Friday Jan 18, 5-7pm Artist’s Talk at 5:30pm on Jan 18 The Chapel Gallery at St Matthias Church, 600 Richmond Ave, Victoria V8S 3Y7
Jan 21 – Jan 27 all day
Creative Spirit Art Retreat @ Bethlehem Centre
12:00 am
Take the time for yourself for self-nurturing and discovery with an artists’ retreat at Nanaimo’s peaceful Bethlehem Centre from January 21-27th, 2019. We are pleased to reschedule this previously postponed December 3rd-9th, 2018 event. Our[...]
CFUW Saanich Peninsula presents Dr. Kate Evans " Establishing the Peninsula's 1st Youth Clinic & other Health Challenges @ Mary Winspear Centre
7:00 pm
January meeting The Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) Saanich Peninsula invites the community to our general meeting January 22nd , to hear guest speaker Dr. Kate Evans, Family Physician ” Establishing the Peninsula’s First[...]
Jan 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Saanich Emergency Program's Speakers' Series: BC HYDRO @ Gordon Head Recreation Centre
7:00 pm
The Saanich Emergency Program is hosting a Speakers’ Series with each speaker covering a different topic that could include the hazards that surround us, the utilities we use, or a different perspective on responding to[...]
Jan 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
To Pay or Not to Pay: Addressing the Overtime Question @ Engaged HR
12:00 pm
How can employees and managers work the schedule they want without paying overtime rates? Discuss common misunderstandings of OT and best practices for managing the risks.
Jan 24 @ 4:30 pm – May 9 @ 7:30 pm
Esquimalt Farmers Market Winter Indoor Markets @ Esquimalt Rec Centre
4:30 pm
EFM’s indoor season starts JANUARY 24th at Esquimalt Rec Centre, operating biweekly until April 4 and then weekly indoors until May 9. May 16- September 19 EFM is back outside in Memorial Park. Find locally[...]
Jan 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
The Sealives Initiative - Gallery Launch Event @ Fortune Gallery
6:00 pm
The Sealives Initiative is a Canadian non-profit with the aim of communicating lessons learned concerning the health of our oceans by portraying the lives and experiences of the people most closely impacted by it, wherever[...]
VHS Talk Jan. 24, 2019 @ James Bay New Horizons
Jan 24 @ 7:15 pm – 9:00 pm
7:15 pm
The Victoria Historical Society presents Flora, Fauna, and Fannin: The Early Days of the Provincial Museum with Patricia Roy on Thursday, January 24, 2019 at James Bay New Horizons, 234 Menzies Street, Victoria V8V 2G7.[...]
30TH ANNIVERSARY OF TAOIST TAI CHI IN CENTRAL VANCOUVER ISLAND @ PARKSVILLE COMMUNITY AND CONFERENCE CENTRE
Jan 25 – Jan 26 all day
12:00 am
30 YEARS OF TAOIST TAI CHI IN CENTRAL VANCOUVER ISLAND, WE ARE CELEBRATING WITH A NATIONAL WORKSHOP JAN 26 & 27 WITH A LUNCHEON ON SATURDAY JAN 26 WHICH WILL INCLUDE LOCAL DIGNITARIES . ALTHOUGH[...]
Todd Lambeth: Night Moves @ Deluge Contemporary Art
Jan 25 – Mar 2 all day
Todd Lambeth: Night Moves @ Deluge Contemporary Art
12:00 am
Night Moves is a series of paintings that investigates the abstract relationship between space and colour. Influenced by Cubism, hard-edged Modernist painting, comic books and candy wrappers, the colours in these paintings reference the world[...]
Wizard of Oz @ Mary Winspear Centre
Jan 25 – Jan 27 all day
Wizard of Oz @ Mary Winspear Centre
12:00 am
There truly is no place like home as the greatest family musical of all time, the wonderful WIZARD OF OZ, twists its way into the Mary Winspear Centre! The entire family will be captivated as[...]
Jan 25 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
COOKEILIDH - Robbie Burns Day at Craigdarroch Castle @ Craigdarroch Castle
11:00 am
Where better to celebrate Robbie Burns Day than in a Scottish Castle! Save the date for a fun filled afternoon of Bagpipes, Address to the Haggis, a Haggis tasting, and of course… Cookeilidh will be[...]
Ukrainian Supper @ Ukrainian Cultural Center
Jan 25 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Ukrainian Supper @ Ukrainian Cultural Center
5:00 pm
Ukrainian Supper Friday, Jan.25th 5-8pm 3277 Douglas St, Victoria, BC V8Z 3K9 In support of VESELKA Ukrainian Dance Association Perogies, Ukrainian sausage, Cabbage rolls & Borscht! Popular combo plate for $15 Live Music and a[...]
Jan 26 all day
Recruiting and information for boccia @ Westshore town centre
12:00 am
The Victoria Screamers are recruiting players who have a disability to play the exciting game of boccia. So come on down and check us out. We will have players and volunteers to answer any questions[...]
Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Ladies Learning Code: Pixlr for Beginners Workshop @ Workday
10:00 am
Creating Your Personal Brand Package. New Year = New You? Try Pixlr – it can help with projects like cropping or resizing photos, creating logos for your blog, designing business cards, or more extensive design[...]
Museum Tots @ The Maritime Museum of BC
Jan 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Museum Tots @ The Maritime Museum of BC
11:00 am
Join us each weekend for our Museum Tots program! This program, geared toward children ages 2 – 5, explores the museum world of learning through play, crafts, dance, and games. Each week is a new[...]
Sea Glass Jewelry Workshop @ Maritime Museum of BC
Jan 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Sea Glass Jewelry Workshop @ Maritime Museum of BC
11:00 am
Spruce up your wardrobe this winter by accessorizing with sea glass – also known as “mermaid tears”! Create your own sea glass necklace, bracelet, earrings, or other one-of-a-kind jewelry at the Maritime Museum of British[...]
Sea Glass Jewelry Making Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of BC
Jan 26 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Sea Glass Jewelry Making Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of BC
2:30 pm
Spruce up your wardrobe this winter by accessorizing with sea glass – also known as “mermaid tears”! Create your own sea glass necklace, bracelet, earrings, or other one-of-a-kind jewelry at the Maritime Museum of British[...]
Victoria Mendelssohn Choir Concert Jan. 26 @ Church of St. John the Divine
Jan 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Victoria Mendelssohn Choir Concert Jan. 26 @ Church of St. John the Divine
7:00 pm
The Victoria Mendelssohn Choir directed by Maestro Simon Leung presents “Songs of Nature” on Saturday, Jan. 26, 7:00 pm at Church of St. John the Divine, 1611 Quadra Street, Victoria V8W 2L5. Tickets: $20 each[...]
Jan 27 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Smiles from the Heart – Free dental day 2019 @ Compass Dental
8:00 am
Sunday January 27th 2019 – Registration beginning at 8am. Offering fillings and extractions to those over 18 years old. First come, first served. Last patient to be seen at 3pm. Caring for the dental health[...]
Sea Glass Jewelry Workshop @ Maritime Museum of BC
Jan 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Sea Glass Jewelry Workshop @ Maritime Museum of BC
11:00 am
Spruce up your wardrobe this winter by accessorizing with sea glass – also known as “mermaid tears”! Create your own sea glass necklace, bracelet, earrings, or other one-of-a-kind jewelry at the Maritime Museum of British[...]
Jan 27 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
“Knotty” Coffee Table Décor Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of BC
1:30 pm
Brush up on your knot-tying skills, while our workshop leaders guide you through the process of creating your own “knotty” coasters, napkin rings, and wine charm. Our interpretative guide will also share stories of the[...]
Robbie Burns Celebration @ The Centre For Active Living 50+,
Jan 27 @ 1:30 pm
1:30 pm
Entertainment by Knacker’s Yard The Scottish Country Dancers will perform Parade in and Salute to the Haggis with Bob Williamson Refreshments, sandwiches and goodies available Join the Centre for more activities – Come and meet[...]
Jan 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Victoria Mendelssohn Choir Concert Jan. 27 @ The S.H.O.A.L. Centre
3:00 pm
The Victoria Mendelssohn Choir directed by Maestro Simon Leung presents “Songs of Nature” on Sunday, Jan. 27, 3:00 pm at The S.H.O.A.L. Centre, 10030 Resthaven Drive, Sidney V8L 3G4. Tickets: $20 each available from Tanner’s[...]
Faculty Concert Series: Music for Cello, Soprano and Piano @ Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
Jan 27 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Faculty Concert Series: Music for Cello, Soprano and Piano @ Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, MacLaurin Building, B-Wing
8:00 pm
A concert of works for cello, piano, and soprano by César Franck, Johannes Brahms and Leila Lustig. Cellist Pamela Highbaugh Aloni has enjoyed performing both as a chamber musician and soloist in North America and[...]
Jan 29 all day
Endangered Southern Resident Killer Whales - Impacts of Vessel Traffic @ Edward Milne Community School (EMCS) Theatre
12:00 am
Dr. Lauren McWhinnie (UVic) will be speaking about the results of her research on Southern Resident Orcas especially the impact of ship and boat noise on the whales’ key life functions – interfering with their[...]
Sølvi Edvardsens MAN @ The Port Theatre
Jan 29 all day
Sølvi Edvardsens MAN @ The Port Theatre
12:00 am
Contemporary dance, direct from Norway — a project at the crossroads between two cultures. Using only a small sitting stool as his partner, award-winning dancer Sudesh Adhana embodies the struggles of a bicultural identity. Through[...]