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Compact Events List

A streamlined listing of all events in the next 30 days.

Mon Jul 4  Opportunity: Vendor Call Out for Gibsons Artisan Market: A new artisan market who's concept creates an inclusive, meaningful economic opportunity for artisans making low environmental impact artwork. If that's you, come share your work in the stunning seaside location of Lower Gibsons (356 Gower Pt Rd). Visitors to the coast will feel like they've hit the jackpot when they stumble upon this joyful summer gathering! Saturdays 10am - 3pm. Not just a market, there will be inspiring, community surprises planned each week and some fun opportunities to share back to our beautiful community! Tents will be provided. Share a tent with a friend or two if you prefer to have the company. Consider teaming up with an emerging artist. Contact Artisan.Seaside.Market of FB for more info here., 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM. https://www.facebook.com/photo/?fbid=10158444585146433&set=gm.2636817756449037
Mon Jul 4  Opportunity: Inviting New Gallery Members – Coastal Art Gallery: Painters, carvers, photographers, jewellers, potters and all other disciplines are all welcome to join us at our lovely and convenient Coastal Art Gallery. Have your art on display for a small rent and a minimum of two 4-hour shifts/month. Drop in to see us in the Sunnycrest Mall in Gibsons or phone Julia at 604.969-2239 or Doris Biddle at 604-989-4043 for information. coastalart.com, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Coastal Art Gallery, 900 Gibsons Way, Gibsons. https://coastalart.ca/
Mon Jul 4  Opportunity: Calling all Musicians/Bands: The Gibsons Legion is booking entertainment NOW. Contact gibsonslegion109@gmail.com, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Gibsons Legion, 747 Gibsons Way, Gibsons. 604.886.2411 · https://www.facebook.com/GibsonsLegionBranch109 · https://www.facebook.com/GibsonsLegionBranch109
Mon Jul 4  Artist Opportunity: Call for Submissions: Deadline: July 15, 2022. Art Crawl at the Arts Centre, October 21-23, 2022 Eligibility Lives on the Sunshine Coast Has never exhibited in the Art Crawl Member of the SCAC Be present in the gallery for all 3 days of the Art Crawl More information https://sunshinecoastartscouncil.com/art-crawl-2022/, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Sunshine Coast Arts Centre, 5714 Medusa St., Sechelt. 604 885 5412 · info@sunshinecoastartscouncil.com · https://sunshinecoastartscouncil.com/art-crawl-2022/
Mon Jul 4  Opportunity: Vendors for Halfmoon Bay Fair: If you wish to register as a Food and Beverage or Marketplace Vendor, or if you wish to receive information on Sponsorship Opportunities, please send an email to info@halfmoon-bay.ca and we will be in touch with you right away., 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Coopers Green Park. info@halfmoon-bay.ca · https://halfmoon-bay.ca/54th-halfmoon-bay-fair/
Mon Jul 4  Opportunity: Creek Daze Vendor Call Out: Looking for: Food, Business, not for profit, youth vendors $10-$50. Creek Days Aug 14, 11:30am-6:00pm, Roberts Creek Pier. Contact hallmanager@robertscreekcommunity.ca  , 8:00 AM. Roberts Creek Pier, 1508 Thompson Road, Gibsons. 604.740.7738 or Danise 604.886.1371 · market@robertscreekcommunity.ca
Mon Jul 4  NSMEC Marine Science Summer Camps for Kids: The Nicholas Sonntag Marine Education Center offers experiential, educational spring break and summer day camps for school age children in Gibsons and throughout the Sunshine Coast! We keep our group sizes small, and our staff-child ratio high, to maximize fun and safety. Our camps focus on various themes around local marine ecology, biology, and conservation - taking place inside our aquarium, and outside at nearby beaches and parks. Summer Camps Options : Ocean Explorers (entering Grades 2-4 in September 2022) Sunshine Coast Marine Safari (entering Grades 5-6 in September 2022), 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Nicholas Sonntag Marine Education Centre, 473 Gower Pt Rd, Gibsons. https://gibsonsmarine-ed.org/camps · https://www.facebook.com/nsmec/
Mon Jul 4  Summer Art Workshops for Painters 2022: Improve your artistic abilities by enrolling in one of eight summer workshops for painters at the Gibsons School of the Arts. They are each  4 days in length and all run from Monday to Thursday. The spacious High Beam Dreams venue will again be used and COVID precautions will be in place for all classes. Find all the details and register from our website here, 9:30 AM, $550. High Beam Dreams, 350 Glassford Rd., Gibsons. 604 840-1344 or 604 886-0075 · contact@gibsonsartschool.net · http://gibsonsartschool.net/ · https://www.facebook.com/GibsonsSchooloftheArts/
Mon Jul 4  Pilates Fusion with Barbara Crompton: Mondays July 4 - Aug 15. Pilates Fusion incorporates exercises from different workout styles— pilates, barre, yoga, strength training, to give an unique twist to Mat Pilates. This class has a deep focus on the core and emphasizes moves that will tone, stretch, and elongate muscles. Bring your own mat and light weights(1-3lb.).  We will supply pilates balls. Gibsons Market Coastal Room. 10 class drop in card - 100.00(you can share a card with two people) Drop in - 15.00 per class More info barbara.crompton@gmail.com, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM, $15. Gibsons Public Market, 473 Gower Point Road, Gibsons
Mon Jul 4  Botanical Gardens Summer Hours: We are open for our summer hours. That means you can enjoy the Garden from Friday to Tuesday from 11 am to 4 pm.  If the gate is open, come on in!, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Sunshine Coast Botanical Garden, 5941 Mason Road, Sechelt. 604-740-3969 · info@coastbotanicalgarden.org · http://coastbotanicalgarden.org/ · https://www.facebook.com/
Mon Jul 4  WEEK ONE – Kids Summer Cooking Camps: Monday with Hagit, Wednesday with David, and Friday with Anton Week One: Monday, July 4; Wednesday, July 6; Friday, July 8 Theme: Skills (knife skills, kitchen equipment, grocery shopping) REGISTER ONLINE TODAY! $75 per child, PER WEEK Ages 7-11, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM, $75. Gibsons Public Market, 473 Gower Point Road, Gibsons. https://gibsonspublicmarket.com/event/week-one-kids-summer-cooking-camps/
Mon Jul 4  Art Exhibition: Tiny Art Gallery ‘Small Stories About Little Ideas’ Nicola Morgan: Nicola Morgan is a studio painter and the feature artist this month in the Gibsons Public Art Gallery Tiny Art Gallery. She works with colour, value and form in various mediums. Reoccurring images, shapes and symbols emerge often in her work., 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Gibsons Public Art Gallery, 431 Marine Drive, Gibsons. https://www.gpag.ca
Mon Jul 4  Tapworks Trivia: Mondays. Bring your friends down for a night of whacky, off-the-cuff and hilarious mind-testing trivia questions (36 to be exact!). Hosted by our very own Scotty the quizmaster extraordinaire! Every week, the taproom is filled with teams vying for the title as trivia champs. Teams of up to 7 permitted and ridiculous team names encouraged., 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM. https://www.facebook.com/tapworksbrewing · https://www.facebook.com/tapworksbrewing
Mon Jul 4  Spanish Conversation Group (Online): Mondays, 7:30-8:30 pm. Online only. New! Come practice your Spanish with other Spanish speakers in a friendly and casual conversational group. All levels welcome. Zoom link at https://gibsons.bc.libraries.coop/calendar/, 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM, Free. Gibsons & District Public Library, 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons. https://gibsons.bc.libraries.coop/calendar/ · https://www.facebook.com/gibsonslibrary
Tue Jul 5  Community Yoga with Samantha Burke: Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 9am to 10am. Spaces are limited, so remember to pre-register and pre-pay! To pre-register: Text 604-655-9642 with your name and which day you would like to attend. To pre-pay: E-transfer $15 here Please bring a mat., 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM. Gibsons Public Market, 473 Gower Point Road, Gibsons. 604-655-9642 · samanthaburkeyoga@gmail.com
Tue Jul 5  The Circle – Sunshine Coast Hospice: Every Tuesday and Thursday at Hospice House in Davis Bay, doors open at 9:30 a.m. If you, or someone you know, are living with life-limiting illness or caring for someone who is, please join us to enjoy the benefits of connection and respite., 9:30 AM, Free. Hospice House, 4602 Simpkins Rd, Davis Bay, Sechelt. 604-740-0475 · Donna.shugar @coasthospice.com · https://coasthospice.com/ · https://www.facebook.com/coasthospicesociety/photos/a.244737138897557/4835229073181651/
Tue Jul 5  Knitting a Community: Tuesdays. Do you enjoy knitting and/or crocheting with others, and making useful items from donated yarn for local charities? Join our weekly knitting group on Tuesday mornings. Knitters from beginners to experts are welcome. Host: Lynne Dyment Limited to 12 in-person participants, first-come first served., 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM, Free. Gibsons & District Public Library, 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons
Tue Jul 5  Nia in Gibsons with Dhyana: SAT & TUES 10am. Love how you feel! Nia is a fitness practice that fuses dance, martial arts and yoga with free form movement, global rhythms and music. Dougall Park, 516 Gower Point Rd, lower Gibsons. Saturday classes are taught outside in the gazebo. Tuesday classes are in the Kinsmen Hall. For more Information: 604.886.9737 ; www.InnerMoves.com/niah-1; FB - Nia with Dhyana, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Dougall Park, 516 Gower Point Road, Gibsons. 604.886.9737 · https://www.innermoves.com/niah-1 · https://www.facebook.com/NiawithDhyana
Tue Jul 5  Art Exhibition: Kevin McEvoy: To July 31. Kevin McEvoy recently retired from my teaching assignment for School District #46 where I taught art. My old U.B.C. professor, Gordon Smith, used to say that it is the rarest thing in the world to find an art teacher that works on his own work after they start to teach. My work has always been sort of abstract but grounded in nature. More and more I have been using my camera and computer to alter images prior to painting them., 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Gibsons Public Market, 473 Gower Point Road, Gibsons. https://gibsonspublicmarket.com/
Tue Jul 5  Art Exhibition: Kimberley French – ‘Heath’: to July 31. A pop art inspired series of her original photograph taken on the set of Brokeback Mountain. Inspired by an Andy Warhol print on her neighbor’s living room wall, Kimberley made a series of screenprints from her original photograph of Heath Ledger in Brokeback Mountain. “Heath” is a series which honours her friendship with the actor and her love of photography and painting. Kimberley is an on-set still photographer who has created images for Academy Award winning films Brokeback Mountain, Jojo Rabbit, and The Revenant among others., 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Free. the Kube, 104 - 875 Gibsons Way, Gibsons. 7784622055 · info@thekube.ca · https://thekube.ca/ · https://www.facebook.com/thekubestudios/
Tue Jul 5  Motoko Fine Art Gallery Summer Opening: to mid-September. Tuesday-Saturday, Noon-5pm. By appt outside gallery hours., 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Motoko Fine Art Studio & Gallery, 4590 Sinclair Bay Rd, Garden Bay. 604-883-9472 · info@motoko.ca · https://motoko.ca/ · https://www.facebook.com/MotokoFineArtStudioGallery/
Tue Jul 5  Karen’s Art Experience – HERON: $50 inclusive with beverage, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM, $50. CREATE, 6538 Sunshine Coast Hwy, Sechelt. 604-989-3345 · Createsechelt@telus.net · www.createbykaren.ca · http://facebook.com/createbykaren
Tue Jul 5  BUGS Ukulele Open Jam: Drop-ins Welcome. For more info contact Mark at 604.808.0034 or marktrevis@gmail.com or Graham at walkersongs@gmail.com. Now meeting at Roberts Creek Community (Legacy) Garden., 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
Tue Jul 5  RC Legion: Tall Tales & Tequila: We all have interesting stories to tell. Please join me and help promote the art of the story. Think through an interesting story from your life, based on truth but some artistic license is allowed. Share something funny, exciting, or interesting, or just come to listen. Members free, guests by donation to the Legion., 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Roberts Creek Legion, 3064 Lower Rd, Roberts Creek. https://www.facebook.com/events/341526414563419/?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A[%7B%22mechanism%22%3A%22discovery_top_tab%22%2C%22surface%22%3A%22bookmark%22%7D]%2C%22ref_notif_type%22%3Anull%7D · https://www.facebook.com/events/341526414563419/?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A[%7B%22mechanism%22%3A%22discovery_top_tab%22%2C%22surface%22%3A%22bookmark%22%7D]%2C%22ref_notif_type%22%3Anull%7D
Tue Jul 5  101 Brewhouse: Rock and Roll Bingo: Tuesdays. Listen to classic tunes from the 60’s to the 90’s and fill your bingo card to win prizes. It’s the most fun you will ever have on a Tuesday night! Get here by 7pm, grab a card and bingo dabber. It’s free to play and you don’t have to be a music expert to win. Disclaimer: the music is played at louder volumes than normal, but our sound system Rocks!, 7:00 PM – 7:30 PM. The 101 Brewhouse + Distillery, 1009 Hwy 101, Gibsons. 604-720-9056 · https://the101.ca/event/rock-and-roll-bingo-every-tuesday/all/
Wed Jul 6  Drop-in Writing with Kallie George: For ages 7-13. Bring something you’re working on or just be ready to learn! Kallie George is a children’s editor, creative writing teacher, and author of a number of children’s books including The Secret Fawn which was recently shortlisted for the 2022 Christie Harris Illustrated Children’s Literature Prize., 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM, Free. Gibsons & District Public Library, 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons. https://gibsons.bc.libraries.coop/event/drop-in-writing-with-kallie-george-2/2022-07-06/
Wed Jul 6  Kids Camps: Painting with Acrylics: July 6– 8, 2022 | Wednesday – Friday; 10 – 3pm Ages: 8-13, Max 12 participants Cost: $140/$180 (Member/Non-Member) Instructor: Bruce Edwards This year we are delighted to offer 3 kid’s summer workshops, each combining art making with outdoor exploration.  In the morning participants learn to weave, collage or paint led by a senior artist/teacher. In the afternoon, walks and discussions take over as we explore natural spaces near the Art Centre. Workshops run 10:00 – 3:00 each day, with a break provided for lunch. Participants must bring their own lunch, a water bottle and a mask if needed for any indoor activities., 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM, $140 – $180. Sunshine Coast Arts Centre, 5714 Medusa St., Sechelt. 604 885 5412 · info@sunshinecoastartscouncil.com · https://sunshinecoastartscouncil.com/camps
Wed Jul 6  Karen’s Art Experience – SUMMER FIELD: $50 inclusive with beverage, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM, $50. CREATE, 6538 Sunshine Coast Hwy, Sechelt. 604-989-3345 · Createsechelt@telus.net · www.createbykaren.ca · http://facebook.com/createbykaren
Wed Jul 6  Art Exhibition: Transformation: Transformation - Scott Evans, Naoko Fukumaru, Conrad Sarzynick Exhibition Dates: June 24th - August 14th, 2022 Reception + Artist Talk: Friday June 24th, 5-7PM, at the Arts Centre Each of the artists' work is captivated by transformation – from the physical materials employed, to the artistic and aesthetic sensibilities they are drawn to, to ideas and experiences, to details of change, to emotional metamorphosis, to mysteries of life, to social and environmental shifts, and to spiritual transformation. Although materially distinct, their practices interact in interesting and synergistic ways, creating an interplay of aesthetics and meaning that shares common ideas and concerns., 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM, Free. Sunshine Coast Arts Centre, 5714 Medusa St., Sechelt. 604 885 5412 · info@sunshinecoastartscouncil.com · https://sunshinecoastartscouncil.com/transformation/
Wed Jul 6  Welcoming Communities Drop-In: Wednesdays. Are you a newcomer to Canada? Would you like help getting settled, accessing services, learning skills, making connections in the community, or learning English? Sunshine Coast Welcoming Communities can  help! Drop in to any session. For more information, call Kim 604-212-2716 , email info@welcoming-communities.ca, or visit www.welcoming-communities.ca, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM, Free. Gibsons & District Public Library, 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons. https://gibsons.bc.libraries.coop/event/welcoming-communities-drop-in/2022-07-06/
Wed Jul 6  Roberts Creek Community Market: Wednesdays - open year-round indoor & outdoor market. . A broad diversity of vendors, growers, food, artists, crafters, makers from your local community., 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Roberts Creek Community Hall, 1309 Roberts Creek Road, Roberts Creek. 604.740.7738 or Danise 604.886.1371 · market@robertscreekcommunity.ca · https://www.robertscreekcommunity.com/the-market · https://www.facebook.com/rccommunityfarmmarket
Wed Jul 6  Karen’s Art Experience – SUMMER FIELD: $50 inclusive with beverage, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM, $50. CREATE, 6538 Sunshine Coast Hwy, Sechelt. 604-989-3345 · Createsechelt@telus.net · www.createbykaren.ca · http://facebook.com/createbykaren
Wed Jul 6  Summer Sk8 Skool ’22: Wednesdays July: 6, 13, 22 Aug 3, 10, 17. Intro to Skateboarding for ages 5-12 from beginner to SK8TR in 6 classes. Limited to 20 students per class. Full summer pass $200; Only July OR August $100; Drop-In (space permitting) $40. Email skiskoolscbc@gmail.com to register. Payment & waiver forms required to confirm spot., 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. sk8skoolscbc@gmail.com · https://www.facebook.com/frglsk8s/photos/a.461233504223361/1718056941874338/ · https://www.facebook.com/frglsk8s/
Wed Jul 6  PR – Youth Art Drop-In: Every other Wednesday starting May 25th. Join art facilitator Annie Simms. Come hang out with tea, coffee and art., 3:30 PM – 6:00 PM. Amplitude Arts, 6251 Yew St, Powell River. https://www.facebook.com/amplitude.arts/ · https://www.facebook.com/amplitude.arts/
Wed Jul 6  Batch 44: Rock N Roll Bingo: Wednesdays. Listen to classic tunes and fill your bingo card to win prizes. It’s free to play and you don’t have to be a music expert to win. If you don’t feel like playing, you will still enjoy the great mix of music and positive vibes in the room., 5:00 PM. Batch 44 Brewery, 5559 Wharf Ave, Sechelt. 604-740-3805 · batch44brewery@gmail.com · https://batch44brewery.com/events-calendar
Wed Jul 6  PR – Summer Clothing Swap: Bring your gently used & clean clothing and leave with a new wardrobe. Townsite Market Upstairs. Free and Sustainable. More info volunteerpowellriver@gmail.com , 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. https://www.facebook.com/eunoiafibrestudioandgallery/photos/a.818403558356510/1929223857274469/
Wed Jul 6  Writers’ Open Mic: Calling all novelists, fiction writers, memoirists, poets, spoken word artists, songwriters, etc! Your writing deserves to be shared. Join us on the first Wednesday of every month to enjoy sharing and hearing original works. Zoom link on our website., 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM, Free. Gibsons & District Public Library, 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons. https://gibsons.bc.libraries.coop/calendar/ · https://www.facebook.com/gibsonslibrary
Wed Jul 6  RC Legion: Open Mic & Wednesday Night Jam: Wednesdays. Drinks, Dinner & Dancing Oh My! Dinner served 6-9pm. Music 7pm. Come early to register., 7:00 PM – 10:30 PM. Roberts Creek Legion, 3064 Lower Rd, Roberts Creek. https://www.facebook.com/robertscreeklegion · https://www.rclegionevents.com/upcoming/indoor-stage-coming-fall-2021/tuesday-jams
Wed Jul 6  Tribal Dance: Every 2nd Wednesday, June 8,22, July 6, 20, August 3, 17. We will pick up again in October. Tribal Dance an intentional movement class.​ Dance and conscious group work have been integral to my happiness and growth. I'm honored to offer these sessions that combine both. Let's use dance as a way to feel united and empowered! Join us while we dance with our joy and our pain. Music will be mostly intentional hip hop, soul, funk.. All infused with shamanism, mindfulness and playfulness. Drop ins are welcome, Please sign up the night before. Space limited to 20. To register, $15 drop-in or 3 for $40 or 6 for $66 Send payment to openmike@gmx.com, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM, $15. Yoga By The Sea, 1055 Roberts Creek Road, Roberts Creek. 604 989 0933 · openmike@gmx.com · www.CoachingAsTheCrowFlies.com · https://www.facebook.com/mike.allen.14811
Wed Jul 6  Rain Gardens & Salmon: We are thrilled to invite you to the first SC Streamkeepers first public event! Please join us as we learn how we can build beautiful gardens and save salmon! In recent years most would agree that water conservation has become more important than ever. What’s is a rain garden? How can installing a rain gardens help storm water drainage? Where does all the “stormwater runoff” from roads and parking lots (impervious surfaces) go? How does a rain garden help salmon? This event is made possible from a grant from Neighbourhood Small Grants. We acknowledge with gratitude that we live on the unceeded land of the shíshálh (Sechelt) and Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) peoples., 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Davis Bay Hall, 5123 Davis Bay Rd, Sechelt. 604 614 9814 · scstreamkeepers@gmail.com · https://sunshinecoaststreamkeepers.com/events/ · https://www.facebook.com/events/5523585634353064/?ref=newsfeed
Wed Jul 6  Wildwood: Trivia: Bring a team of between 2 and 6 people and join us for a mental gunfight of utterly useless knowledge. This month's theme is: Random Nonsense and Canadian Pop Icons named Alanis., 7:30 PM. Wildwood Public House, 5987 Lund St, Powell River. 604.483.4044 · info@thewildwoodpub.com · https://www.facebook.com/wildwoodpublichouse/ · https://www.facebook.com/wildwoodpublichouse/
Thu Jul 7  Forest Bathing & Writing Your Heart Will Workshop: Join Certified Guides, Haida Bolton and Maria Verdicchio, for a morning of Forest Bathing and an afternoon of learning how to create your Heart Will™. This full-day workshop takes place outdoors, at Cliff Gilker Park in Roberts Creek., 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM, $89. Cliff Gilker Park, 3110 SC Hwy, Roberts Creek. https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/forest-bathing-writing-your-heart-will-as-a-manifesto-for-living-tickets-368509159817?aff=eand&fbclid=IwAR1fs-MEKmGZ-nWHAQsWCrNeF3dAsOKmj2Uv4nJsd7UQFkO_uheLmey0ArA · https://www.facebook.com/haida.boltonkristiansen
Thu Jul 7  Karen’s Art Experience – BUTTERFLY ON ALCOHOL INK: $50 inclusive with beverage, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM, $50. CREATE, 6538 Sunshine Coast Hwy, Sechelt. 604-989-3345 · Createsechelt@telus.net · www.createbykaren.ca · http://facebook.com/createbykaren
Thu Jul 7  Art Exhibition: Mix it Up: A celebration of friendship, support, inspiration and motivation through the creation of work that stretches the boundaries of fibre art and showcases a range of techniques and materials. Come to Gather – Dale MacEwan, Lois McArthur, Patti Pitts, Nancy Riemersma, Lilly Thorne & Patt Wilson., 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Free. FibreWorks Studio & Gallery, 12887 Sunshine Coast Highway, Madeira Park. https://www.fibreworksgallery.com/upcoming-exhibits/ · https://www.facebook.com/fwstudio.gallery/
Thu Jul 7  Art Exhibition: LOUISE DEE Public Pool (painting): Louise Dee is a British-born, Vancouver-based, emerging artist. She paints figurative abstractions and fictional portraits to explore themes of identity, belonging and the concept of home. Louise is interested in the way mythologies, subjective realities and historical narratives inform a sense of self; and the ways identities are moulded at a young age by family systems and cultural forces., 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Free. Gibsons Public Art Gallery, 431 Marine Drive, Gibsons. https://gpag.ca/
Thu Jul 7  Art Exhibition: Small Fish Big Landscape, Suzo Hickey: Suzo Hickey is a painter living in Prince Rupert, BC. She migrated from coast (Prince Rupert) to desert (Kamloops) and back to coast (Vancouver) in 1991, attending Emily Carr College of Art and Design. Since graduating in 1994, she has exhibited in BC and the US on themes of queer mothering, urban landscapes, and death in the family. Please join us to meet the artist, Saturday July 9 from 2pm - 4pm., 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Free. Gibsons Public Art Gallery, 431 Marine Drive, Gibsons. https://gpag.ca/
Thu Jul 7  Sechelt Library: Ukulele Jam: Thursdays. Join us for a fun ukulele singalong. All levels welcome. Drop-in to the Community Room or outside, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM. Sechelt Public Library, 5797 Cowrie St, Sechelt. 604-885-3260 · https://sechelt.bc.libraries.coop/event2/ukulele-jam-april-2022-2/
Thu Jul 7  Gravity Park Ladies Night: July 7 & Aug 11. CGP is stoked a to be offering ladies evening rides this summer. Come join us for a laid back 4:30pm-7:30pm session with appy’s and 1 beverage included in the ticket price., 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM, $42. Coast Gravity Park, Sechelt. info@coastgravitypark.ca
Thu Jul 7  Tapworks: Open Mic: Come down to Tapworks to show off your chops at our monthly Open Mic. Whether your looking to listen or play a few songs, this is the place to see the aspiring talent that the Sunshine Coast has to Offer., 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM, Free. Tapworks Brewing Co., 537 Cruice Lane, Gibsons. https://www.facebook.com/events/1075230923279246/1075230946612577?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A[%7B%22surface%22%3A%22page%22%7D]%7D · https://www.facebook.com/events/1075230923279246/1075230956612576?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A[%7B%22surface%22%3A%22page%22%7D]%7D
Thu Jul 7  Batch 44: Joe Stanton Live Music: Enjoy local fingerpickin, songwriting musician icon., 7:00 PM. Batch 44 Brewery, 5559 Wharf Ave, Sechelt. 604-740-3805 · batch44brewery@gmail.com · https://batch44brewery.com/events-calendar
Thu Jul 7  SoulShine Garden Concert Series: Veda Hille: Thursdays to Aug 18. Experience some of Canada's finest musical artist in the beautiful setting of the Secret Beach B&B garden stage. Veda Hille is a Vancouver musician, composer, theatre maker, and performer. She writes songs, makes records, co-writes musicals, collaborates in devised theatre, and fulfills other interesting assignments as they arise. Veda performs in a wide of array of places, alone or with bands, ensembles, symphonies, and casts. Her career spans 30 years of working in Canada and abroad, and shows no sign of flagging. Doors @ 6:30; Showtime 7:00; Wrap up by 9:30 BYO lawn chair, blanket, snacks and drinks. There are some chairs on site, though you may be more comfortable with your own., 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM, $25 – $45. Secret Beach Garden Stage, 995 Gradview Rd, Gibsons. dthesinger@gmail.com · https://www.facebook.com/events/1155449725185895/1155449748519226?ref=newsfeed · https://www.facebook.com/events/1155449725185895/1155449748519226?ref=newsfeed
Thu Jul 7  RC Legion: Peter Tam Trio: Working with JUNO award-winning musicians and Micheal Buble’s first producer to bring you a unique style of popular jazz for the global community... The Peter Tam Trio with Paul Fowles on drums Mark Bender on bass will play a few jazz standard and some original songs from Peter's latest album, 7:00 PM, $8 – $15. Roberts Creek Legion, 3064 Lower Rd, Roberts Creek. https://www.facebook.com/events/1440388866386122/?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A[%7B%22surface%22%3A%22external%22%7D%2C%7B%22mechanism%22%3A%22search_results%22%2C%22surface%22%3A%22bookmark_search%22%7D]%2C%22ref_notif_type%22%3Anull%7D · https://www.facebook.com/events/1440388866386122/?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A[%7B%22surface%22%3A%22external%22%7D%2C%7B%22mechanism%22%3A%22search_results%22%2C%22surface%22%3A%22bookmark_search%22%7D]%2C%22ref_notif_type%22%3Anull%7D
Fri Jul 8  Sarah Wray Hall Open House: Drop by to renew your membership, buy a canoe raffle ticket, view some displays, or just say hi., 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM, Free. Sarah Wray Hall, 4334 Irvines Landing Rd, Garden Bay. info@penderharbourheritage.ca · https://www.penderharbourheritage.ca/sarahwrayhall.html
Fri Jul 8  Karen’s Art Experience – BUTTERFLY ON ALCOHOL INK: $50 inclusive with beverage, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM, $50. CREATE, 6538 Sunshine Coast Hwy, Sechelt. 604-989-3345 · Createsechelt@telus.net · www.createbykaren.ca · http://facebook.com/createbykaren
Fri Jul 8  Scrabble & Chess Drop-In: Do you love to play Scrabble or Chess? Or both? Drop into the Library’s Mainil Room to play with others! Alternate Friday afternoons, 3–5 pm, starting May 13th. Games provided. All ages and skill levels are welcome. No registration required, just come have fun., 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM, Free. Gibsons & District Public Library, 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons. https://gibsons.bc.libraries.coop/event/scrabble-and-chess-drop-in/2022-05-13/ · https://www.facebook.com/gibsonslibrary/
Fri Jul 8  PR – Carlson Club: Acoustic Night: Fridays. Host: Denis from Denis & the Menaces., 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Carlson Community Club, 4463 Joyce Ave, Powell River. https://www.facebook.com/denis.tanguay.716 · https://www.facebook.com/denis.tanguay.716
Fri Jul 8  Madeira Park/Pender Harbour Legion: Eddy Edrick: Fridays, guitar and vocals, 6:00 PM. Madeira Park Legion, 12829 Lillies Lake Rd, Madeira Park. 604.883.2235
Fri Jul 8  Sunshine Coast Astronomy Club Meeting: Presenting information about what to expect in the skies in the near future and also arranges for a public presentation by an expert in some aspect of Astronomy. The meeting will be held at the Sechelt library. A Zoom link will also be available. Check back here or the club website for details. This is a FREE program. Registration preferred; Drop-ins also welcome. To register, please call 604-885-3260, email info@sechelt.bclibrary.ca, or visit the library., 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Sechelt Library Community Room, 5797 Cowrie St, Sechelt. https://www.facebook.com/groups/Sunshinecoastastronomy · https://www.facebook.com/groups/Sunshinecoastastronomy
Fri Jul 8  Music in the Landing: Wanda Nowicki and her City Guys: Jazz/cabaret singer Wanda Nowicki will be singing at the opening of Music in the Landing’s first Friday night at the gazebo this summer at 7pm., 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM, Free. Gazebo on the Wharf, 611 School Rd, Gibsons. musicinthelanding@gmail.com · https://www.facebook.com/Music.Landing · https://www.facebook.com/Music.Landing
Fri Jul 8  101 Brewhouse: Dance Party with DJ Teflo: July 8 & 15.  Looking for an EPIC LIVE DJ SET? @djteflo is bringing his beats this Friday. Music starts at 8pm 🎉 and goes until midnight.  No Cover! See you here!, 8:00 PM. The 101 Brewhouse + Distillery, 1009 Hwy 101, Gibsons. 604-720-9056 · https://www.facebook.com/The101Gibsons/photos/a.200772210448634/1330863184106192/
Fri Jul 8  RC Legion: The Gravel-Aires: The Gravel-Aires- Canadian Roots Music from Vancouver Canada with Mark Branscombe, singer/songwriter guitarist and harmonica player and Michael Mahoney, guitarist/singer/dobro & mandolin player Formed in 2016, The Gravel-Aires play contemporary Acoustic Roots, North-Americana, Country and Blues music, currently performing in Vancouver area pubs, clubs and cafes.  , 8:00 PM, $8 – $15. Roberts Creek Legion, 3064 Lower Rd, Roberts Creek. https://www.robertscreeklegion.com/upcoming/indoor-stage-2022/the-gravel-aires-july-8
Fri Jul 8  Batch 44: Topher Trick: Hang out for some drinks, beats and rhymes at the best hot spot in Sechelt. Good vibes; no cover, 9:00 PM. Batch 44 Brewery, 5559 Wharf Ave, Sechelt. 604-740-3805 · batch44brewery@gmail.com · https://www.facebook.com/events/1100604147200697/?ref=newsfeed · https://www.facebook.com/events/1100604147200697/?ref=newsfeed
Sat Jul 9  Artisan Seaside Market: Connect with 5o artists and designers all in one stunning oceanside space overlooking Winegarden Park and Gibsons Marina. A strong focus on sustainability, inclusion and accessibility. Expect an element of spontaneity & fun! More info text 604.726.3453 for flexible participation options coming Summer Saturdays June 18 onward., 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Holland Park, Gibsons. 604-726-3453 · artisan.seaside.market@gmail.com · https://seasidemarket.ca/ · https://www.facebook.com/ArtisanSeasideMarket-116906434345281
Sat Jul 9  Arrowhead Clubhouse’s Annual Garage Sale: Fundraiser. Money raised will go to support programs for those living with mental illness on the Coast. Looking for donations - household items, toys, knickknacks, plants, jewelry, artwork, CDs, DVDs, hats, working electronics, and ornaments (please no clothes, furniture or books). Accepted until Thursday, July 7 at Arrowhead Clubhouse (5554 Inlet Avenue, opposite the Sechelt Post Office) Monday – Thursday from 9am – 3:30pm. If you have questions or would like to schedule a drop-off time, call 604-747-4734., 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Arrowhead Clubhouse, 5554 Inlet Rd, Sechelt. https://www.coastreporter.net/local-events?_evDiscoveryPath=/event/1178197-arrowhead-clubhouse-garage-sale
Sat Jul 9  The Contemplative Stitch: Boro with Wendy Drummond: Slowing down the production, reconnecting the creative – The Contemplative Stitch – Boro class introduces participants to a Japanese form of stitching and textiles that traditionally was referred to as “mended or patched cloth,” a skill that was necessary in keeping clothing functional and warm. Today, however, Boro has been elevated to an art form that can be functional, decorative and story-filled. You will enjoy the journey through the history and practice of Boro and its application of stitch. Perfect for beginners or seasoned sewers, no sewing machines or technology required, just a curiosity and a desire to ‘slow things down’. Participants will have the opportunity to master the basics and explore the ‘revival’ of traditional stitch techniques, while applying them for functionality,, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM, $205.. FibreWorks Studio & Gallery, 12887 Sunshine Coast Highway, Madeira Park. https://www.fibreworksgallery.com/ · https://www.facebook.com/fwstudio.gallery
Sat Jul 9  Flea Market: May 28; June 11 & 25; July 9. Bring your whole family to check out the great deals and unique finds at the Gibsons Curling Club from 10 am until 2 pm! Admission is only a toonie ($2) and kids under 12 are FREE!, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Gibsons Curling Rink, 951 Gibsons Way, Gibsons. 604-886-7512 · gibsonscurling@gmail.com · http://gibsonscurlingclub.com/gcc-flea-markets/ · https://www.facebook.com/gibsonscurlingclub/
Sat Jul 9  Gambier Island Farmers Market – Local to Local: Saturdays. at Gambier Harbour Supporting Local Gambier Island Businesses: Bakers, Farmers, Artisans & More., 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Gambier Harbour. gambierislandmarket@gmail.com · http://www.gambierislandfarmersmarket.ca/ · https://www.facebook.com/Gambier-Island-Farmers-Market-265878124139772
Sat Jul 9  Pottery Prowl: July 9 & 10. 12 Venues, 2 Glorious Days, 1 Beautiful Weekend A two day self-guided studio tour that celebrates the talent of Sunshine Coast ceramic artists. This group of artists will be showcasing their individual and unique artistic expression through the diversity of clay. From functional ware to decorative and sculptural creations, in a diverse range of styles, we welcome this opportunity to open our studios to exhibit and share our work with pottery lovers. Find additional event information here: https://linktr.ee/potteryprowl, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM. https://www.facebook.com/events/2404913096318333/?notif_id=1654711788730769&notif_t=plan_admin_added&ref=notif · https://www.facebook.com/events/2404913096318333/?notif_id=1654711788730769&notif_t=plan_admin_added&ref=notif
Sat Jul 9  PR – Powell River Farmers Market: May - Sept: Saturdays 10:30 - 12:30 and Sundays 12:30 pm -2:30 pm. Oct - Apr: Sundays 12:30 - 2:30pm Come to the farmers' market and meet local farmers who have all kinds of wonderful local food from asparagus to zucchini.  Local farmers also bring eggs, frozen meats, and preserves., 10:30 AM – 2:30 PM. Powell River Fair Grounds, 4365 McLeod Rd, Powell River. https://prfarmers.ca/powell-river/farms-and-food-producers/powell-river-farmers--market · https://www.facebook.com/powellriverfarmersmarket/
Sat Jul 9  Repair Cafe at Sechelt Library: Second Saturday. Free! While you wait, repair to domestic devices by some awesome volunteers from Gibsons Repair Cafe. Visit the Sechelt Library to take advantage of this service., 10:30 AM – 2:30 PM. Sechelt Library Community Room, 5797 Cowrie St, Sechelt. 604-885-3260 · https://sechelt.bc.libraries.coop/event/
Sat Jul 9  Chapman Creek Restoration by SC Streamkeepers: Please join us as we continue to rehabilitate the riparian zone by removing invasive plants beside Chapman Creek @ Brookman Park (map link below.) Meet us in the parking lot beside Hwy 101 bridge over Chapman Creek. (We will be hosting this event at this location on the second Saturday of every month.) JOIN US!) EQUIPMENT NEEDED: Please bring gloves, eye protection and small or large clippers if you have them. Good sturdy waterproof boots would be very helpful along with work gloves, outdoor/gardening clothes that include long sleeves and a hat is recommended. You will find us at Brookman Park at the Chapman Creek bridge on Hwy 101. There is a parking lot on the northern side of highway. If you have any questions, please send an email to scstreamkeepers@gmail.com, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Brookman Park, Sechelt. 604 614 9814 · scstreamkeepers@gmail.com · https://sunshinecoaststreamkeepers.com/events/ · https://www.facebook.com/events/546701850176045?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A[%7B%22surface%22%3A%22page%22%7D]%7D
Sat Jul 9  Davis Bay Farmer’s Market: This market is local and food-focused but we welcome local artisans and craft makers too! We strive to be eco-friendly, renewable, encourage biodiversity and adhere to no spray/no chemicals on fresh produce., 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Davis Bay Community Hall Field, 5123 Davis Bay Rd, Sechelt. 604.993.0169 · natknowhow@gmail.com · https://www.facebook.com/davisbayfarmersmarket · https://www.facebook.com/davisbayfarmersmarket
Sat Jul 9  PR – Museum in the Park: July 9, Aug 13, Sept 10. Join us at Willingdon Beach Park with your beach towels! Learn and see a selection of historical objects from the Museum’s collections each month this summer. Family Friendly!, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM, Free. Willingdon Beach Park, 4845 Marine Ave, Powell River. 604.485.2222 · info@powellrivermuseum.ca · https://www.powellrivermuseum.ca/museum-in-the-park.html
Sat Jul 9  Janet Panic | The Van Aldens: This is a Sechelt Summer Music Series concert. JANET PANIC: Award-wining, Juno nominated Janet Panic presents new folk roots songs that feel raw as road rash, bare as your birthday suit, and melancholy as first love. They are songs about relationships, and reflect a simpler time when friends were made and maintained face-to-face and online life was the stuff of science fiction. THE VAN ALDENS are a rocking, blues-based band formed out of the legendary Tuesday jams at the Roberts Creek Legion. Featuring Paul Dwyer of Playback on drums, Bud Kurz from Double Treble on guitar, Steve Schwabl on vocals and harmonica, and special guest on bass, direct from downtown Vancouver, Steve's cousin Albert Klassen., 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM, Free. Hackett Park amphitheatre, 5765 Dolphin St, Sechelt. ssmith@sechelt.ca · www.sechelt.ca/MusicSeries · https://www.facebook.com/secheltsummermusicseries
Sat Jul 9  Drag Races: July 9, 1-5pm - Test and Tune: July 10, 7am Gates open; 8-10am - tech inspection; 10am - practice runs - Summer Race #1 Admission $10; Racing Fee $60; under 12 free with an adult, 1:00 PM. Sechelt Airport, 4480 Hilltop Rd, Sechelt. https://scdraonline.esshost.ca/
Sat Jul 9  PR – All genders swim Pool Party: Trans qathet are hosting a free pool party with the goal of providing a safe and welcoming environmewnt for all genders. Friends and allies are welcome. More info info@transqathet.com, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM. Powell River Recreation Complex, 5001 Joyce Ave, Powell River. qathetpride@gmail.com · https://www.facebook.com/qathetpride/?hc_location=stream%20 · https://www.facebook.com/qathetpride/?hc_location=stream%20
Sat Jul 9  Meet the Artist: Small Fish Big Landscape, Suzo Hickey: Suzo Hickey is a painter living in Prince Rupert, BC. She migrated from coast (Prince Rupert) to desert (Kamloops) and back to coast (Vancouver) in 1991, attending Emily Carr College of Art and Design. Since graduating in 1994, she has exhibited in BC and the US on themes of queer mothering, urban landscapes, and death in the family. Show runs to July 24., 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Gibsons Public Art Gallery, 431 Marine Drive, Gibsons. 604.886.0531 · info@gpag.ca · https://gpag.ca/
Sat Jul 9  Drag Storytime with Miss Gina Tonic: The fabulous Miss Gina Tonic is sure to sparkle in this family friendly storytime. For children age 0-18 and their caregivers. Registration required. 1.604.886.2130, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Gibsons & District Public Library, 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons. https://gibsons.bc.libraries.coop/event/drag-storytime-with-miss-gina-tonic/
Sat Jul 9  Music in the Landing: Verna Chan Trio: with Dave Roughley on guitar and Paul Steenhuis on bass. Free Outdoor concert by the Sea. Bring a chair or a blanket and enjoy the music., 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM, Free. Winegarden Park, Gibsons. musicinthelanding@gmail.com · https://www.facebook.com/Music.Landing · https://www.facebook.com/Music.Landing
Sat Jul 9  PR – Carlson Club: Saturday Night Jam: Back at the Carlson Club. Saturdays.  Come on down, have a drink, enjoy the music, dancing and BEST OF ALL, enjoy the company, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Carlson Community Club, 4463 Joyce Ave, Powell River. https://www.facebook.com/carlsonclubpr/ · https://www.facebook.com/carlsonclubpr/
Sat Jul 9  Backeddy Pub: Joe Stanton: Saturdays. Live Music with Joe Stanton ... with occasional guests sitting in., 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Backeddy Resort & Marina, 16660 Backeddy Road, Egmont. 604-883-2298 · https://backeddy.ca/pub-restaurant/events/
Sat Jul 9  Nikki Weber presents Sh-Boom & Guests: As often before with Nikki's productions, the band accompanying us is full of top tier talent, headlined by the extraordinary Miles Black, along with several other of our friends sharing the stage during the show. ShBoom and friends recorded a CD last fall, to celebrate Nikki's 95th birthday!  CDs will be available for sale at the concert., 7:00 PM, $30. Heritage Playhouse, 662 North Road, Gibsons. https://www.facebook.com/photo/?fbid=10158664692471347&set=gm.5491440864202208
Sat Jul 9  Blue Western: Blue Western features Mike Evans, Archie MacLean, Warren Allan and Garth Bowen. Classic Country. Members $10, Guests $12., 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM, $10 – $12. Gibsons Legion, 747 Gibsons Way, Gibsons. 604.886.2411 · https://www.facebook.com/events/2001155883409928/?ti=ls · https://www.facebook.com/events/2001155883409928/?ti=ls
Sat Jul 9  Gibsons Legion: Blue Western: Blue Western features Mike Evans, Archie MacLean, Warren Allan and Garth Bowen. Classic Country. Members $10 - Guests $12, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM, $10 – $12. Gibsons Legion, 747 Gibsons Way, Gibsons. 604.886.2411 · https://www.facebook.com/events/2001155883409928/?ref=newsfeed · https://www.facebook.com/events/2001155883409928/?ref=newsfeed
Sat Jul 9  Pender Harbour School of Music Coffee House: Please join us at the Pender Harbour School of Music for an entertaining evening filled with fantastic music. There will be three very talented acts, singer/songwriter Mark Petersen, from Australia father/son duo, Enns of the Earth and the Westerly Acappella Group - WAG. Suggested donation at the door $10 Please bring your own beverages as the kitchen is closed at this time. Masks are required., 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM, $10. Pender Harbour School of Music, 12956 Madeira Park Road, Madeira Park. 6048839749 · www.penderharbourmusic.ca
Sat Jul 9  RC Legion: Billy Hillpicker Band: Lots of great vocal harmony and finger pickin' fun., 7:00 PM, $8 – $15. Roberts Creek Legion, 3064 Lower Rd, Roberts Creek. https://www.facebook.com/events/761100405335891?ref=newsfeed · https://www.facebook.com/events/761100405335891?ref=newsfeed
Sat Jul 9  Gibsons Legion: Classic Country: Archie Maclean, Mike Evans, Warren Allan and Garth Bowen., 7:00 PM. Gibsons Legion, 747 Gibsons Way, Gibsons. 604.886.2411 · https://www.gibsonslegion.ca/events-1/blue-western-live-entertainment
Sat Jul 9  Music in the Landing: Captain Fantasy Band: and their tribute to Ween. Free Outdoor concerts by the Sea. Bring a chair or a blanket and enjoy the music., 7:00 PM, Free. Winegarden Park, Gibsons. musicinthelanding@gmail.com · https://www.facebook.com/Music.Landing · https://www.facebook.com/Music.Landing
Sat Jul 9  Andi Abele Trio and Guests – SOLD OUT: A fun evening of live jazz with some great students from the Capilano University Jazz program, 8:00 PM. Gambier Island Community Hall, Gambier Island, Gambier Island. https://www.gambierisland.org/Events.htm
Sun Jul 10  PR – Savary Island Fun Triathlon: a registered non-profit that aims to support the Savary Island Volunteer Fire Department (SIVFD) and bring the community together annually for a family-friendly event. Draws up to 100 participants and many more spectators and volunteers! In recent years, $1,000 has been donated annually to the SIVFD. Not participating? Join the Savary community to spectate the event: Get all the info here., 8:00 AM. savary Island. https://www.facebook.com/savarytriathlon · https://www.facebook.com/savarytriathlon
Sun Jul 10  Bird Walk: led by John Hodges - Chapman Creek Loop. Meet in the parking lot of the mall at the corner of Hwy 101 and Field Road in Wilson Creek at 08:45 The start of the walk is behind the airport on the road towards the gun club range. Getting there involves about 2 km of gravel road from the top of Field Road. There are a few potholes but most cars will be able to manage the road with care. There will be an opportunity to carpool from the mall and we will travel in convoy so that nobody gets lost. This will be a circular walk of about 4 km on reasonable trails, but wear sturdy footwear and be prepared for the occasional muddy patch., 8:45 AM. https://sites.google.com/view/sunshinecoastnhs/home/events/events-coming-up?authuser=0https://sites.google.com/view/sunshinecoastnhs/home/events/events-coming-up?authuser=0
Sun Jul 10  Gibsons Farmers’ Market: Sundays to Sept 5th - Fresh produce, crafts, food and community until labour day…, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Persephone Brewing, 1053 Stewart Road, Gibsons. https://www.facebook.com/PersephoneBrewing
Sun Jul 10  Trish Talks Fish BC Seafood 101: Get savvy and learn what’s in season and local to our BC waters, how they’re caught and sustainability managed, and how to identify your fin fish by the scales. You’ll also learn hot tips on what to look for at a fish counter, questions to ask your fishmonger (hint: ask us anything!) and how to include this incredibly healthy, sustainable protein into your regular diet without breaking the bank. Instructor: Trish Whetstone - Fishmonger, copywriter and food literacy educator, Trish loves to share her passion and knowledge of all things from tide to table (and tin!). To Register and for more information on this workshop and others like it, visit www.onestraw.ca/education, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM, $10 – $20. Gibsons Wharf, 611 School Rd, Gibsons. programs@onestraw.ca · https://www.facebook.com/onestrawsociety · https://www.facebook.com/onestrawsociety
Sun Jul 10  Garden Bay Craft Market: Sundays May 22 - Sept 25, 11am-3pm. Hi everyone! Introducing you to The Garden Bay Craft Market at Garden Bay RV Resort. Welcome to party with us, explore locally made crafts, food, and drinks! * If you would like to be a vendor or performer please, message/call organizer Kristina Wushke: facebook.com/kristina.wushke.5 or 431.337.3909 Address is off Claydon Rd, near the corner of Garden Bay Rd. (map)  in the main middle area of the RV park 4460 Garden Bay Rd,. Our official Facebook page: "Garden Bay Craft Market" facebook.com/groups/3068834086687961, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM. 431.337.3909 · https://www.facebook.com/groups/3068834086687961 · https://www.facebook.com/groups/3068834086687961
Sun Jul 10  PR – Ron Campbell at Garden Court Restaurant: Sundays. Live instrumental Blues and Jazz, while you enjoy a delicious brunch., 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM, Free. Garden Court Restaurant, Town Centre Hotel, 4660 Joyce Ave, Powell River. http://facebook.com/roncampbellmusic
Sun Jul 10  Slow Sundays drop in the Yurts: All but the ast Sunday of the month. Slow Sundays connect individuals in our community through the fibre arts.  It is a free, drop in social circle that is led by the individuals bringing their own crafting/hand projects. This is an opportunity to gather, socialize and share knowledge with others. No registration is needed for these, everyone is  welcome to join us with your projects of choice to work on in the circle., 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM, Free. FibreWorks Studio & Gallery, 12887 Sunshine Coast Highway, Madeira Park. https://www.fibreworksgallery.com/slow-sunday-series/ · https://www.facebook.com/fwstudio.gallery
Sun Jul 10  Slow Sundays in the Creek: July 3rd marks the beginning of the 7th season of Slow Sundays in the Creek. In Library Park, at the Gazebo, and continuing throughout the summer each Sunday from 12-4pm Graham Walker will be MCing some of the Sunshine Coast’s best musical talent. Our first Featured Performers are the popular Monty Montego, The Coast’s very own Reggae Band. Of course, opening acts will bring out up and coming and favourite performers, as well. Bring your chairs, blankets, hydration and shade and settle in for a delightful time at The Coast’s most intimate venue. More info here., 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM, Free. Roberts Creek Gazebo/Library, 1044 Roberts Creek Rd, Roberts Creek. 604.740.7738 or Danise 604.886.1371 · market@robertscreekcommunity.ca · https://www.facebook.com/groups/SlowSundaysintheCreek
Sun Jul 10  The Sunday Farmers Market Crawl – Shop Local: The Gibsons Farmers Market at Persephone Brewing 12-5pm AND Langdale Farm Market at 1900 Port Mellon Highway 1-6pm. Market vendors are a beautiful and unique community and we would like to share the love with our Market neighbours., 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM. https://www.facebook.com/thegibsonsfarmersmarket/photos/a.129760989669037/138452362133233/
Sun Jul 10  Farm Market in Langdale: Sunday afternoons 1-6pm. 2K from Langdale ferry towards Port Melon Fresh veggies, artisan products and so much more Swap meet style vendors included. Come check it out, 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Langdale Farm Market, 1900 Port Melon Hwy, Langdale. 604-989-0211 · https://www.facebook.com/groups/413423777212432 · https://www.facebook.com/groups/413423777212432
Sun Jul 10  John Henry’s: Eddy Edrik: Saturday afternoons (weather permitting) Music from Eddy Edrik. Bring a seat., 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM. John Henry’s Marina & Resort, 4907 Pool Rd, Garden Bay. 604.883.2336 · info@johnhenrys.ca · https://www.facebook.com/photo/?fbid=10228662794260584&set=a.2273953654134
Sun Jul 10  Music in the Landing: to Sept 5th. Friday 7pm in the Gazebo on the Wharf, Saturday 3:30 and 7pm in Winegarden Park (6:30pm starting Aug 13) and Sunday in Bus Stop above Winegarden Park 2pm.  Free Outdoor concerts by the Sea. Bring a chair or a blanket and enjoy the music., 2:00 PM, Free. Winegarden Park, Gibsons. musicinthelanding@gmail.com · https://www.facebook.com/Music.Landing · https://www.facebook.com/Music.Landing
Sun Jul 10  PR – Ron Campbell @ Seasider Bistro: All ages, music on the Patio, keyboards, guitar, vocals., 6:00 PM. Seasider Bistro, 101-7074 Westminster St, Powell River. 604.414.4544 · ronc@ronc.net · https://www.theseasider.ca/ · https://www.facebook.com/SeasiderBistro
Sun Jul 10  Batch 44: Sunday Funday Trivia: Sundays with ultimate host Scotty., 7:00 PM. Batch 44 Brewery, 5559 Wharf Ave, Sechelt. 604-740-3805 · batch44brewery@gmail.com · https://batch44brewery.com/events-calendar
Sun Jul 10  PR – Wildwood: Sunday Social – Joe Stanton: Take the musical traditions of Folk, Bluegrass, country and let them simmer over a few dozen Canadian winters, add a little virtuoso woodshed fingerstyle guitar and you have Joe Stanton. An evening of stories, songs , virtuoso fingerstyle guitar, Americana covers and West Coast originals., 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Wildwood Public House, 5987 Lund St, Powell River. 604.483.4044 · info@thewildwoodpub.com · https://www.facebook.com/events/2879973808971450/?ref=newsfeed · https://www.facebook.com/events/2879973808971450/?ref=newsfeed
Mon Jul 11  Mini Fiddle Festival Summer Camp: July 11-15; July 25-29; Aug 14-18. presented by Fiddlers Wild of Music Makers. Monday - Friday 9am-12pm., 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM, $250. Music Makers, 4669 Simpkins Rd, Davis Bay. https://www.music-makers.ca/
Mon Jul 11  Summer Musical Theatre Intensive: July 11 - 22nd. Join us for our wildly popular Musical Theatre Intensive in beautiful Gibsons, BC! Each day will feature acting, dancing and singing workshops taught by industry professionals, along with individualized coaching and ensemble work. Suggested ages 8-18+ Performances Friday July 22nd & Saturday July 23rd, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Heritage Playhouse, 662 North Road, Gibsons. (778)-819-3567 · info@synergyatplay.ca · https://www.synergyatplay.ca/workshops-and-choirs · https://www.facebook.com/bc.sunshine.coast/photos/a.112459682116661/5616714158357825/
Tue Jul 12  PR – Hands on History Summer Camps for Kids: July 12-15; Aug 9-12. A four-day camp at the Museum, located right across from Willingdon Beach. During these 4 days, children will explore a variety of topics related to local history through hands-on activities and outdoor observations. More info here., 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM, $165. Powell River Historical Museum, 4798 Marine Ave, Powell River. 604.485.2222 · info@powellrivermuseum.ca · https://www.powellrivermuseum.ca/summer-camps.html?fbclid=IwAR1IKQPHQZRs-AzipWLDdY05TuQLt-7oeGmjGdtynO7EdwznYqUvzURTT0c
Tue Jul 12  Karen’s Art Experience – SEASIDE: $50 inclusive with beverage, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM, $50. CREATE, 6538 Sunshine Coast Hwy, Sechelt. 604-989-3345 · Createsechelt@telus.net · www.createbykaren.ca · http://facebook.com/createbykaren
Wed Jul 13  Two-Day Painting Camp For Kids: July 13 & 15, 10AM - 11:30AM. Ages 6-12. With artist Ann-Marie Brown., 1:00 AM – 11:30 AM. Gibsons Public Market, 473 Gower Point Road, Gibsons
Wed Jul 13  Kids Camps: Fun with Weaving: July 13– 15, 2022 | Wednesday – Friday; 10 – 3pm Ages: 8-13, Max 12 participants Cost: $140/$180 (Member/Non-Member) Instructor: Ali Casey This year we are delighted to offer 3 kid’s summer workshops, each combining art making with outdoor exploration.  In the morning participants learn to weave, collage or paint led by a senior artist/teacher. In the afternoon, walks and discussions take over as we explore natural spaces near the Art Centre. Workshops run 10:00 – 3:00 each day, with a break provided for lunch. Participants must bring their own lunch, a water bottle and a mask if needed for any indoor activities., 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM, $140 – $180. Sunshine Coast Arts Centre, 5714 Medusa St., Sechelt. 604 885 5412 · info@sunshinecoastartscouncil.com · https://sunshinecoastartscouncil.com/camps
Wed Jul 13  Karen’s Art Experience – POPPIES: $50 inclusive with beverage, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM, $50. CREATE, 6538 Sunshine Coast Hwy, Sechelt. 604-989-3345 · Createsechelt@telus.net · www.createbykaren.ca · http://facebook.com/createbykaren
Wed Jul 13  Karen’s Art Experience – POPPIES: $50 inclusive with beverage, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM, $50. CREATE, 6538 Sunshine Coast Hwy, Sechelt. 604-989-3345 · Createsechelt@telus.net · www.createbykaren.ca · http://facebook.com/createbykaren
Wed Jul 13  Men’s Circle: June 1, 15, 29, July 13, 27, August 10, We will pick up again in October Wolf Pack a Men's Group Come and join our gathering of men with the purpose of supporting each other as we share our challenges, dreams, and gifts. Lets make a pact to find strength in our vulnerability and compassion in our connection. There is a powerful alchemy that takes place when people unite with an open heart and shared intention. I am excited and honoured to help guide this process. Location: First one is in Xwesam. (Roberts Creek) Cost: $15 drop-in or 3 for $40 or 6 for $66 Drop ins are welcome, please sign up the night before. Questions: 604 989 0933 or openmike@gmx.com More info on website: CoachingAsTheCrowFlies.com, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM, $15. 604 989 0933 · www.CoachingAsTheCrowFlies.com · https://www.facebook.com/mike.allen.14811
Thu Jul 14  Karen’s Art Experience – MARSH LAND: $50 inclusive with beverage, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM, $50. CREATE, 6538 Sunshine Coast Hwy, Sechelt. 604-989-3345 · Createsechelt@telus.net · www.createbykaren.ca · http://facebook.com/createbykaren
Thu Jul 14  Dancing Storytime: Where every story, song, and rhyme includes easy movement for the whole family. Come dressed to move! For children age 3-5 and their caregivers. Siblings of any age always welcome. Register by phone 604-886-2130, in person, or at gdplinfo@gibsons.bclibrary.ca, 11:30 AM – 12:15 PM. Gibsons & District Public Library, 470 Fletcher Rd S, Gibsons. https://www.facebook.com/events/583604050148795/?ref=newsfeed · https://www.facebook.com/events/583604050148795/?ref=newsfeed
Thu Jul 14  Karen’s Art Experience – MARSH LAND: $50 inclusive with beverage, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM, $50. CREATE, 6538 Sunshine Coast Hwy, Sechelt. 604-989-3345 · Createsechelt@telus.net · www.createbykaren.ca · http://facebook.com/createbykaren
Thu Jul 14  SoulShine Garden Concert Series: Deanna Knight and the Hot Club of Mars: Thursdays to Aug 18. Experience some of Canada's finest musical artist in the beautiful setting of the Secret Beach B&B garden stage. Travel back in time to the early acoustic-swing era of the 1920’s & 30’s and experience one of Vancouver’s most eclectic gypsy jazz ensembles. Chanteuse, Deanna Knight shares sultry vocals alongside the driving rhythms and hot solos of Michael Dunn and his Hot Club. Enjoy an eclectic repertoire including original compositions, tango, bossa, boogie, Hawaiian and more. Gypsy jazz from traditional to the unusual. Songwriter and hostess Deanna Knight will open the evening with a mini-set of her earth loving, life affirming, musical art. Followed by a feature set from the Hot Club. Doors @ 6:30; Showtime 7:00; Wrap up by 9:30 BYO lawn chair, blanket, snacks and drinks. There are some chairs on site, though you may be more comfortable with your own., 7:00 PM, $25 – $45. Secret Beach Garden Stage, 995 Gradview Rd, Gibsons. dthesinger@gmail.com · https://www.facebook.com/events/1155449725185895/1155449738519227/?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A[%7B%22surface%22%3A%22page%22%7D%2C%7B%22mechanism%22%3A%22surface%22%2C%22surface%22%3A%22permalink%22%7D]%2C%22ref_notif_type%22%3Anull%7D · https://www.facebook.com/events/1155449725185895/1155449738519227/?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A[%7B%22surface%22%3A%22page%22%7D%2C%7B%22mechanism%22%3A%22surface%22%2C%22surface%22%3A%22permalink%22%7D]%2C%22ref_notif_type%22%3Anull%7D
Thu Jul 14  RC Legion Jazz Night: Malleus Trio: Malleus Trio is an exciting instrumental band based out of Vancouver, B.C. Their music seamlessly weaves together high-octane improvisation with original compositions executed by a musical rapport forged over more than a decade. Sought-after players in their own right, the members of Malleus Trio remain active in various bands from distinctly different genres (Boom Booms, Pugs and Crows and Coco Jafro), 7:00 PM, $8 – $15. Roberts Creek Legion, 3064 Lower Rd, Roberts Creek. https://www.robertscreeklegion.com/thursday-jazz-shows/thursday-jazz-dinner-show-07-14-2022
Thu Jul 14  PR – Jocelyn Pettit & Ellen Gira in Concert: A wonderful evening of live music with fiddler Jocelyn Pettit and cellist Ellen Gira. Show starts at 8pm. Doors at 7:30. Tickets are $15 (free for kids age 12 & under). Buy tickets here or at the door: https://www.eventbrite.ca/.../jocelyn-pettit-ellen-gira..., 8:00 PM, $16.93. qathet Art Centre, 215 - 6975 Alberni St, Powell River. 604-741-2935 · info@serenaeades.com · https://www.facebook.com/events/824635328504257/?ref=newsfeed · https://www.facebook.com/events/824635328504257/?ref=newsfeed
Fri Jul 15  PR – Christmas in July: have you been missing those Christmas craft fairs since covid restrictions. Then come check out my handmade cross stitch cards that can be made to order. Event by Krafty Kritter Stitching and Sarah KraftyKritter Stitcher, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Powell River Town Centre, 4660 Joyce Ave, Powell River. https://www.facebook.com/events/429422022055881/?ref=newsfeed
Fri Jul 15  Music in the Landing: to Sept 5. Friday 7pm in the Gazebo on the Wharf, Saturday 3:30 and 7pm in Winegarden Park (6:30pm starting Aug 13) and Sunday in Bus Stop above Winegarden Park 2pm.  Free Outdoor concerts by the Sea. Bring a chair or a blanket and enjoy the music., 7:00 PM, Free. Gazebo on the Wharf, 611 School Rd, Gibsons. musicinthelanding@gmail.com · https://www.facebook.com/Music.Landing · https://www.facebook.com/Music.Landing
Fri Jul 15  PR – Aude Ray: “With her folk-flowery music and touching voice, Aude Ray brings great emotions range to the stage. She performs with her guitar, harp and loops, and offer an honest look at her life through songs about love, mental health, nature and relationships., 7:30 PM, $22.23. Cranberry Community Hall, 6828 Cranberry St, Powell River. https://www.facebook.com/events/997277991154026?ref=newsfeed · https://www.facebook.com/events/997277991154026?ref=newsfeed
Fri Jul 15  PR – Forest Bistro: Valley Girls Burlesque: Come enjoy the artistic talent of these smokin' hot burlesque dancers, a group of incredible women from the Comox Valley! 19+ only., 9:00 PM, $20 – $25. Forest Bistro & Lounge, 4463 Marine Ave, Powell River. 604-489-1221 · info@forestbistro.ca · https://allevents.in/powell%20river/valley-girls-burlesque-forest/10000372878960007 · https://allevents.in/powell%20river/valley-girls-burlesque-forest/10000372878960007
Sat Jul 16  The Locals | Soleil Duo: This is a Sechelt Summer Music Series concert THE LOCALS Robin Atchison & Nelson Giles want you to know that music is magic. They are a popular coastal duo who are garnering many fans along with way! Their sense of humour adds another dimension to the performances. SOLEIL DUO performs songs people like. This popular duo has performed up and down the 'Coast, in Vancouver and the Okanagan. Award-winning pianist Kenneth Norman Johnson's many years as a composer, director, and performer has given him a keen instinct for pleasing an audience. Paired with Nancy Pincombe's warm, intimate vocals, this duo serves up pared-down and sensitive renditions of standards, pop and originals., 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM, Free. Hackett Park amphitheatre, 5765 Dolphin St, Sechelt. ssmith@sechelt.ca · https://www.facebook.com/secheltsummermusicseries
Sat Jul 16  Climate Change: Where we are, where we are headed – A Conversation: Workshop with Dr. Michael Healey Professor Michael Healey will introduce the basics of climate change, the cause being primarily the burning of fossil fuels. He will outline the expected effects, as well as the cure. Additionally he will discuss adaptation to the climate change that we cannot avoid no matter what we do. This workshop has lots of fascinating material and will be delivered in a conversational fashion as to offer lots of opportunity for the audience to ask questions and express opinions. Gibsons Public Market Coastal Room Light refreshments and snacks will be provided. Free admission Please confirm your attendance on our website by registering for a free ticket., 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM, Free. Gibsons Public Market, 473 Gower Point Road, Gibsons. https://gibsonspublicmarket.com/event/climate-change-where-we-are-where-we-are-headed-a-conversation/
Sat Jul 16  11th Annual Peanut Butter Jam!: Cash donations to the Food Bank. Music by Slightly Twisted & Special Guest Al Harlow. Henderson Beach in Roberts Creek, 1:00 PM
Sat Jul 16  Music in the Landing: to Sept 5. Friday 7pm in the Gazebo on the Wharf, Saturday 3:30 and 7pm in Winegarden Park (6:30pm starting Aug 13) and Sunday in Bus Stop above Winegarden Park 2pm.  Free Outdoor concerts by the Sea. Bring a chair or a blanket and enjoy the music., 3:30 PM, Free. Winegarden Park, Gibsons. musicinthelanding@gmail.com · https://www.facebook.com/Music.Landing · https://www.facebook.com/Music.Landing
Sat Jul 16  Beer & Botanicals: Intro to Botanical Ink Drawing Workshop @ Persephone Brewing: This will a fun & inspiring introduction to the world of botanical ink drawing lead by professional artist/illustrator, Sarah Clement. It will take place in the little orchard at Persephone Brewing in Gibsons, so you can enjoy the sunshine and a sip of beer while you're at it! No drawing experience required. A 2.5 hour in-person art class in the beautiful apple orchard of Persephone Brewery One beer/cider (or non-alcoholic drink) included. Find all DETAILS and purchase A TICKET by clicking the link below., 4:00 PM – 6:30 PM, $75.00. Persephone Brewing, 1053 Stewart Road, Gibsons. hello@sarahclement.com · https://www.sarahclement.com/workshop-offerings
Sat Jul 16  Tiny Farm, Big Table: Saturday, July 16 & Tuesday, Aug 9 - 6:00PM - 8:30PM. An elegant seven-course meal with twinkle lights, live music, and local libations on our charming Tiny Farm in the heart of Roberts Creek. A fundraiser with laid back vibes and upscale cuisine. Surrounded by rows of veggies and flowers, guests culinary creations featuring in-season, foraged, and fresh-harvested local foods, created just for this night. Garden craft cocktails are made from berries growing 20 feet to your left, with course after course served family style, featuring the best of our local restaurants, chefs and farms. More info and sign up here., 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM, Free – $99. One Straw Tiny Farm, 1041 Robts Creek Rd, Behind Gumboot Restaurant, Roberts Creek. programs@onestraw.ca · https://mailchi.mp/77d5aec9ca8d/tfbt2022?fbclid=IwAR0NT0ODVCPeLjNbj15bn7Q4_dlFxLYXfjhrk5EO69Sd3oVYjEagH_Te6o8 · https://www.facebook.com/onestrawsociety
Sat Jul 16  Music in the Landing 2022: Friday 7pm in the Gazebo on the Wharf, Saturday 3:30 and 7pm in Winegarden Park (6:30pm starting Aug 13) and Sunday in Bus Stop above Winegarden Park 2pm.  July 2 - Sept 5th. Free Outdoor concerts by the Sea. Bring a chair or a blanket and enjoy the music., 7:00 PM, Free. Winegarden Park, Gibsons. musicinthelanding@gmail.com · https://www.facebook.com/Music.Landing · https://www.facebook.com/Music.Landing
Sat Jul 16  Totally Twain: If you love Shania Twain, this is the show for you! Live band, dazzling costumes and all of Shania's greatest hits! Don't miss this toe tapping, high energy show! Western Canada's Shania Twain Tribute  TICKETS https://m.bpt.me/event/5465831 YOUTUBE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ETIqOKX7JKc, 7:30 PM, $25. Sechelt Seniors Activity Centre, 5604 Trail Ave, Sechelt. https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100075728736018 · https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100075728736018
Sun Jul 17  54th Halfmoon Bay Fair: Back at Coopers Green Park after a 2-year interlude. Main Stage, Food Court, Libations Lounge, Marketplace, Kids and Adults Fun Zones., 12:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Coopers Green Park. info@halfmoon-bay.ca · https://halfmoon-bay.ca/54th-halfmoon-bay-fair/
Sun Jul 17  6th Annual Chefs in The Woods Fundraiser Event: Chefs in the woods is back... join us for our 6yh annual food fundraiser event !! Aldo and Paolo Cogrossi join culinary team B.C. for Chefs in the Woods. Band and DJ. Price $100 +12% tax call #604 883 2269 to purchase the tickets... Price includes a dish at each station Dress up to party!! "Feather theme", 5:00 PM, $100. La Trattoria Italiana, Ruby Lake Resort, 15426 SC Highway, Madeira Park. 604.883.2269 · https://www.facebook.com/events/591053869030900?ref=newsfeed · https://www.facebook.com/events/591053869030900?ref=newsfeed
Sun Jul 17  PR – Wildwood: Colleen Brown and Rueben Degroot: Rueben has released 3 CDs of his own acclaimed songs, and a brand new live album with a band called Rocket Surgery. Colleen kind of sounds like Joni Mitchell on steroids. A powerful, powerful voice, coupled with some soulful, beautiful songs, makes for a combination that you do not want to miss!, 7:00 PM. Wildwood Public House, 5987 Lund St, Powell River. 604.483.4044 · info@thewildwoodpub.com · https://www.facebook.com/events/572254544531085/?ref=newsfeed · https://www.facebook.com/events/572254544531085/?ref=newsfeed
Mon Jul 18  Coast Fiddle Camp: Camp date July 18-19-20, 2022 - 9am - 12pm, Davis Bay Community Hall. Instructors include: JJ Guy, Gordon Stobbe, Geoff Horrocks, Trish Horrocks and Jennie Bice. Presented by Coast String Fiddlers. For more information about CFSA and how to join contact : csfandbttb@gmail.com Details and register here, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM, $120 – $240. Davis Bay Hall, 5123 Davis Bay Rd, Sechelt
Mon Jul 18  Kids Camps: Exploring Textiles: July 18– 20, 2022 | Monday – Wednesday; 10 – 3pm Ages: 8-13, Max 12 participants Instructor: Natalie Grambow Cost: $140/$180 (Member/Non-Member) This year we are delighted to offer 3 kid’s summer workshops, each combining art making with outdoor exploration.  In the morning participants learn to weave, collage or paint led by a senior artist/teacher. In the afternoon, walks and discussions take over as we explore natural spaces near the Art Centre. Workshops run 10:00 – 3:00 each day, with a break provided for lunch. Participants must bring their own lunch, a water bottle and a mask if needed for any indoor activities., 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM, $140 – $180. Sunshine Coast Arts Centre, 5714 Medusa St., Sechelt. 604 885 5412 · info@sunshinecoastartscouncil.com · https://sunshinecoastartscouncil.com/camps
Mon Jul 18  WEEK TWO – Kids Summer Cooking Camps: Monday with Hagit, Wednesday with David, and Friday with Anton Week Two: Monday, July 18; Wednesday, July 20; Friday, July 22 Theme: Inspired by Foods of the World REGISTER ONLINE TODAY! $75 per child, PER WEEK Ages 7-11, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM, $75. Gibsons Public Market, 473 Gower Point Road, Gibsons. https://gibsonspublicmarket.com/event/week-two-kids-summer-cooking-camps/
Tue Jul 19  Karen’s Art Experience – SUMMER FIELD: $50 inclusive with beverage, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM, $50. CREATE, 6538 Sunshine Coast Hwy, Sechelt. 604-989-3345 · Createsechelt@telus.net · www.createbykaren.ca · http://facebook.com/createbykaren
Tue Jul 19  PR – Russell deCarle and Steve Briggs: You’ll probably remember Russell deCarle as the lead vocalist and bassist of the iconic Canadian country roots band, Prairie Oyster. He is no stranger to awards and accolades — his “Oyster years” were rewarded with six Juno Awards, more than a dozen Canadian Country Music Awards. Russell will be joined by guitarist, Steve Briggs. Steve’s notoriety on the Canadian music scene has evolved to venerable. More info from Dawne Briggs summerdawne@hotmail.com, 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM, $30. Cranberry Community Hall, 6828 Cranberry St, Powell River
Wed Jul 20  INTRODUCTION TO LANDSCAPE PAINTING: This class offers an introduction to creating sketches/paintings that capture the essence of sights that speak to your heart. Previous sketching experience is not necessary. For more information & registration: 604-885-2882 / shimazaki@uleth.ca, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, $100. Watercolour Journey Gallery, 8201 Redrooffs Rd, Halfmoon Bay. 604-885-2882 · shimazaki@uleth.ca · https://youtu.be/iiRyOawKoKk
Wed Jul 20  Karen’s Art Experience – HERON: $50 inclusive with beverage, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM, $50. CREATE, 6538 Sunshine Coast Hwy, Sechelt. 604-989-3345 · Createsechelt@telus.net · www.createbykaren.ca · http://facebook.com/createbykaren
Wed Jul 20  Karen’s Art Experience – HERON: $50 inclusive with beverage, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM, $50. CREATE, 6538 Sunshine Coast Hwy, Sechelt. 604-989-3345 · Createsechelt@telus.net · www.createbykaren.ca · http://facebook.com/createbykaren
Wed Jul 20  BC Fish Talk and Tasting: Get schooled on BC Fish - Uncomplicate your seafood experience. Is it Fresh? Local? Sustainable? What’s in my budget? How do I cook it? Walking up to a seafood counter can be daunting. It can be hard to tell one fillet from another, understand why prices vary from fish to fish, and do those eco-labels actually mean anything?, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM, $50. Shaggy Jack’s, 203 - 1058 Gibsons Way, Gibsons. https://shaggyjack.com/events/bcfishtalk/?fbclid=IwAR3KnZ3c2acXR-xUnY1uhF40JXWkTYsKCLt9AC5CnpVlgc4otw32neuUaqk
Wed Jul 20  101 Brewhouse: Brothers in Farms w/Jack Jeevious: Send the Brothers off on their 2022 tour in style, with some full Sunshine Coast energy! The five piece doles out a non-stop high energy mix of roots, pop, reggae, folk, balkan, latin and funk with a solid rhythmic backdrop and an engaging stage presence. Totally infectious, non-pretentious, rambunctious west-coast party music. Tickets on eventbrite., 7:30 PM, $12. The 101 Brewhouse + Distillery, 1009 Hwy 101, Gibsons. 604-720-9056 · https://www.facebook.com/events/350133563892046/?ref=newsfeed · https://www.facebook.com/events/350133563892046/?ref=newsfeed
Thu Jul 21  Karen’s Art Experience – WATERS EDGE: $50 inclusive with beverage, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM, $50. CREATE, 6538 Sunshine Coast Hwy, Sechelt. 604-989-3345 · Createsechelt@telus.net · http://facebook.com/createbykaren
Thu Jul 21  Karen’s Art Experience – WATERS EDGE: $50 inclusive with beverage, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM, $50. CREATE, 6538 Sunshine Coast Hwy, Sechelt. 604-989-3345 · Createsechelt@telus.net · www.createbykaren.ca · http://facebook.com/createbykaren
Sat Jul 23  Art at the Gardens: The Landing Artists are hosting their second pop-up art show at the Sunshine Coast Botanical Gardens. Artists include Charmaine Bayntun, Shirley Burton, Diane Clark, Susan Furze, Ed Hill, Nancy Hugh, Trisha Joel, Ruth Rodgers & Coralie Swaney. Paintings, prints, woodcraft, glass, fibre arts, jewellery, art cards & more., 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Free. Sunshine Coast Botanical Gardens, 5941 Mason Rd, Sechelt. Sunshinecoastartscoop@gmail.com
Sat Jul 23  Gunboat Bay Blues: Blues Concert with Peter van Deursen and his band. Be there or be square. On our dock on the north shore of Gunboat Bay. All are welcome to join from your own dock or on your boat anchored in the Bay. Enjoy, and please be responsible. Questions ken@mellquist.ca, 5:00 PM. https://www.facebook.com/photo/?fbid=10228692503643300&set=pcb.10158612250422621
Sat Jul 23  Batch 44: Brewery Summer Parking Lot Party: Presenting: The Hook; Sofa Kings;DJ Buzy G; Provisions Food Truck; Beer & Cider Garden., 5:00 PM – 11:00 PM, $15. Batch 44 Brewery, 5559 Wharf Ave, Sechelt. 604-740-3805 · batch44brewery@gmail.com · https://www.facebook.com/events/736485851110017 · https://www.facebook.com/events/736485851110017
Sat Jul 23  PR – Up-Lifted: July 23-24. By River Kids and Aerial Edge. A sunset picnic and live aerial acrobatics performance., 9:30 PM, $64.67. Willingdon Beach Park, 4845 Marine Ave, Powell River
Sun Jul 24  Drumming Circle: Join Terry Coyote Aleck, the Indigenous Teacher in Residence at St. Hilda’s, for a Drumming Circle. This is a wonderful time of rhythm, song, and story. The Drumming. Circle happens on the fourth Sunday of each Month, at 4pm. Come alone, or bring a friend. This is a great opportunity to connect for people of all ages. Children welcome. call 604-885-5019 for more information., 4:00 PM. St Hilda’s Anglican Church, 5838 Barnacle, Sechelt. 604.885.5019 · admin@sthilda.ca · https://www.sthilda.ca/events/drumming-circle
Mon Jul 25  Mini Fiddle Festival Summer Camp: July 25-29; Aug 14-18. presented by Fiddlers Wild of Music Makers. Monday - Friday 9am-12pm., 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM, $250. Music Makers, 4669 Simpkins Rd, Davis Bay. https://www.music-makers.ca/
Mon Jul 25  syiyaya Days: Indigenous Walking Tours: Tours are by donation, but space is limited - please register via info@talaysay.com for tours on June 21st and sccf.ca/walk for the tour on June 25th Talaysay Tours invites you on a leisurely walk to enjoy nature and learn how Indigenous people utilise the land for food, medicine and technology. The "Talking Trees" tours take place at Porpoise Bay Provincial Park at 10 am and 6:30 pm on June 21st, and again at 10am on June 25th., 10:00 AM. Porpoise Bay Provincial Park, 6451 Sechelt Inlet Rd, Sechelt. 226-789-5996 · https://www.facebook.com/events/1203813593720054/1203813597053387/?ref=newsfeed · https://www.facebook.com/events/1203813593720054/1203813597053387/?ref=newsfeed
Tue Jul 26  Karen’s Art Experience – LUPINS: $50 inclusive with beverage, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM, $50. CREATE, 6538 Sunshine Coast Hwy, Sechelt. 604-989-3345 · Createsechelt@telus.net · www.createbykaren.ca · http://facebook.com/createbykaren
Wed Jul 27  Karen’s Art Experience – BUTTERFLY ON ALCOHOL INK: $50 inclusive with beverage, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM, $50. CREATE, 6538 Sunshine Coast Hwy, Sechelt. 604-989-3345 · Createsechelt@telus.net · www.createbykaren.ca · http://facebook.com/createbykaren
Wed Jul 27  Karen’s Art Experience – BUTTERFLY ON ALCOHOL INK: $50 inclusive with beverage, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM, $50. CREATE, 6538 Sunshine Coast Hwy, Sechelt. 604-989-3345 · Createsechelt@telus.net · www.createbykaren.ca · http://facebook.com/createbykaren
Wed Jul 27  Blues in the Garden – with Jim Byrnes: and special guests Simon Kendall + Vicki Gabereau as the fabulous emcee. Tickets are $65.00. Food and drink available for purchase. Good Fridays Gibsons and Banditry Cider will be on site. For tickets phone 604-740-3969 Special thanks to our sponsors for their support: The Brynelsen O'Reilly Group Sunshine Coast Real Estate Services, Hear on the Coast Hearing Services Inc., and Crowe MacKay LLP., 5:15 PM. Sunshine Coast Botanical Garden, 5941 Mason Road, Sechelt. 604-740-3969 · info@coastbotanicalgarden.org · https://www.facebook.com/events/586754233055327/ · https://www.facebook.com/events/586754233055327/
Thu Jul 28  Karen’s Art Experience – HERON: $50 inclusive with beverage, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM, $50. CREATE, 6538 Sunshine Coast Hwy, Sechelt. 604-989-3345 · Createsechelt@telus.net · www.createbykaren.ca · http://facebook.com/createbykaren
Thu Jul 28  Karen’s Art Experience – HERON: $50 inclusive with beverage, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM, $50. CREATE, 6538 Sunshine Coast Hwy, Sechelt. 604-989-3345 · Createsechelt@telus.net · www.createbykaren.ca · http://facebook.com/createbykaren
Fri Jul 29  Summer Night Markets: Music, food trucks, cideries, breweries, distilleries, artisans, local services and community groups! Night Markets at Gibsons Public Market have become a highly anticipated summer tradition, attracting thousands of locals and visitors alike. At the heart of these community-focused events is a growing culture of joy and connection, placemaking, and community celebration. During the Night Markets, Gibsons Public Market really shines as a vibrant hub of Coastal life. These family-friendly celebrations feature an array of savory and sweet food options, beverages from across the Sunshine Coast, live music and performances, clowns, magicians, local artisans and service providers. Our merchants offer specials and our Nicholas Sonntag Marine Education Centre opens its aquarium for extended hours., 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM, Free. Gibsons Public Market, 473 Gower Point Road, Gibsons. https://gibsonspublicmarket.com/nightmarkets/
Sat Jul 30  Repair Cafe: Sunnycrest Mall: First and Last Saturday. Free while you wait, repair to domestic devices from around the home by some neat people., 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Sunnycrest Mall, 900 Gibsons Way, Gibsons. 604 816 2170 · marketing@sunnycrestmall.com · https://www.facebook.com/sunnycrestmall/ · https://www.facebook.com/sunnycrestmall/
Sat Jul 30  Roberts Creek Invasive Plant Removal by SC Streamkeepers: Last Saturday of the Month. New Location!! We will be removing invasive plants from the riparian area of Roberts Creek estuary. We need your help! Please share event and invite your friends and family! It is really easy to social distance! DIRECTIONS: Please meet us at the Roberts Creek Rd bridge beside the mandala/pierparking lot. EQUIPMENT NEEDED: Please bring gloves, eye protection, shovels and small or large clippers if you have them. WHAT TO WEAR: Please dress for the weather, outdoor/gardening clothes that includes long sleeves, sturdy waterproof boots are a must and a hat is recommended., 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Roberts Creek Pier, 1508 Thompson Road, Gibsons. 604 614 9814 · scstreamkeepers@gmail.com · https://sunshinecoaststreamkeepers.com/events/ · https://www.facebook.com/events/1192079861580030?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A[%7B%22surface%22%3A%22page%22%7D]%7D
Sat Jul 30  Commotion on the Ocean 2022: Bobby Bruce belts out the good times on board Andy Harper's boat, The Madrone. Commotion on the Ocean takes Yacht Rock to another level. Join the armada of boats as we cruise from bay to bay around the southwestern peninsula of Gambier Island.  Or, pick your favourite bay and hang out on the dock, in your kayaks, on your SUP, or favourite floatie. We will be live-streaming again on Facebook (Link to Come), so you can enjoy the concert from the comfort of your home if you can't join us in person. More info here., 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Gambier Harbour. https://www.gambierisland.org/Events.htm
Sun Jul 31  Daniel Wesley: A fun family event to finish up the long weekend, come and join Daniel and his band perform all his most popular songs. Food Truck onsite., 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM, $31.97. Rockwood Festival Pavilion, 5511 Shorncliffe Ave, Sechelt. 604-885-1986 · ssmith@sechelt.ca · https://secheltdowntown.com/event/daniel-wesley-at-the-rockwood-lodge
Mon Aug 1  WEEK THREE – Kids Summer Cooking Camps: Monday with Hagit, Wednesday with David, and Friday with Anton Week Three: Monday, August 1; Wednesday, August 3; Friday, August 5 Theme: Baking REGISTER ONLINE TODAY! $75 per child, PER WEEK Ages 7-11, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM, $75. Gibsons Public Market, 473 Gower Point Road, Gibsons. https://gibsonspublicmarket.com/event/week-three-kids-summer-cooking-camps/
Thu Aug 4  Thursday Jazz! Dinner Show: Early shows! Dinner served from 5pm Music Starts by 7pm Show ends by 9:45pm Members free! / Guests $10.00 *For Members the $10.00 reservation fee will be discounted from your bill, please bring your receipt., 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM, Free – $10. Roberts Creek Legion, 3064 Lower Rd, Roberts Creek. https://www.robertscreeklegion.com/thursday-jazz-shows/thursday-jazz-dinner-show-08-04-2022

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