Must See Events

Education Events

Friday, March 23rd

Seeds, Soil & Slimy Slugs - Gardening 101

Friday, March 23, 2018 - 1:30pm | Community, Education, Seniors

This new, 8-week series is open people of all abilities who are 19 years of age and over. Learn to grow your own organic veggies, annuals and kitchen herbs. Take a field trip to an outstanding local garden, and take home starter plants in pots! Learn a new skill such as hypertufa or vermiculture....

Under The Stars Wine Festival

Friday, March 23, 2018 - 7:00pm | Arts, Business, Charity Fundraiser, Community, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Exhibitions, Festivals, Major Events, Music, Seniors, Shopping & Fashion, Talks & Workshops

An evening of samplings from over 150 BC fine wines and craft beers, gourmet local cuisine, a silent auction, live entertainment, and a complimentary shuttle available for the Courtenay, Comox and Cumberland area. Tickets for the ‘Under the Stars’ event are $75 dollars and available at the NIC’s...

FREE Discover Scuba Diving

Friday, March 23, 2018 - 7:00pm | Education, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Free, Sports

UB DIVING has teamed up with the CVRD to Offer FREE Discover Scubas Every Friday from 7-8;30pm at the Aquatic Center on Lerwick. Just pay admission into pool. Waivers available to print off on our website Preregister to guarantee your spot! 250.338.0161. *Go to for more info

An Evening Under the Stars

Friday, March 23, 2018 - 7:30pm | Community, Education, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music, Talks & Workshops

Come celebrate the North Island College Wine Festival at an ‘Evening Under the Stars’ Hollywood-themed event. Starting at 7pm, you'll enjoy wine and beer tasting, hors d'oeuvres, live music, a silent auction, wine and cheese seminars, and so much more! Tickets for an ‘Evening Under the...

Saturday, March 24th

Comox Valley Farmers' Market

Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 9:00am | Children, Community, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Free, Health & Fitness, Markets, Music, Seniors

Local food heaven!  Everything from beef,lamb and bison, poultry and pork to water buffalo and rabbit, fish and seafood and hundreds of varieties of veggies and fruits as they come into season. Along with eggs,honey,yogurt,preserves,pasta, take home meals, healthy body products and baking of all...

VIU ElderCollege Saturday Speakers Series - We Will Help Each Other Be Great And Good

Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 10:00am | Community, Education, Major Events, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

VIU ElderCollege presents the Saturday Speaker talk "We Will Help Each Other Be Great & Good" by Louise Mandell Lawyer and Chancellor of Vancouver Island University. This talk will explore de-constructing colonization in each of our lives - making space for indigenous and non-...

Arrival - A 13 Step Colour of Woman Painting Journey into the Territory of Courageous Living

Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 10:30am | Arts, Education

Two day workshop, travel into the territory of courageous living in spite of fear, limiting beliefs, and unhelpful stories. Using the 13 Step Color of Woman method (see description on the workshops page) I will provide demonstrations as we move through the process together. 10:30 am - 5:30 pm both...

Wine Tasting at 40 Knots Vineyard and Estate Winery

Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 1:00pm | Business, Community, Education, Food & Drink, Free

Our Cellar Tasting Lounge and Wine Shop is a wonderful place to stop by for an afternoon visit with friends. Enjoy complimentary tastings.  We carry a full array of local specialty gifts including our own Vino Skin Care Line.  Also visit our Interpretive Trail Stroll through our vineyard and learn...

5:40 Express and Potluck Cafe

Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 5:30pm | Children, Community, Education, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Free, Teens

5:40 Express and Potluck Cafe is an easy going, relaxed,  contemporary worship service.  Each week we may  have drama, music, stories or personal testimonies.  Please stay for our Potluck Dinner and Cafe afterwards. Our start time is 5:40pm.   Every is welcome!

Sunday, March 25th

Childbirth Education Essentials

Sunday, March 25, 2018 - 9:00am | Education, Health & Fitness

A 1 daychildbirth class covering essentials all families need to prepare for labour.   A comprehensive curriculum that covers the anatomy and physiology of birth, stages of labour, medications and interventions, the hours immediately following birth, and so much more.  You’ll find that this class...