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Halloween Block Party

The Lower Gibsons Halloween Block Party is back! The Sunshine Coast Museum & Archives, Arts Building, Gibsons & District Public Library, and Driftwood Players are hosting a family-friendly Halloween Celebration, featuring the new hilarious skit, “A Beetlejuicy Halloween.” Spooky museum tours and readings, First Nations storytelling, lantern garden, ghostly technology, photo booth, music, food and drink – fun for all ages! Free at Library, by donation at Museum. Everyone welcome.

Mid-Autumn Festival

Come celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival at the Library!
Lanterns, moon cake tasting, calligraphy, music and dance performances, and more. All ages welcome.

Performances start at 1:30.

Gu Zheng performance 古筝演奏 Meg (10 yrs)
Violin performance 小提琴演奏 Henry (13yrs)
Gu Zheng and Cello duo 古筝大提琴协奏 Meg (10yr) & Alina (9yrs)
Calligraphy 书法 Mr. Xie 谢老师
Chinese Poetry Reading 诗歌朗诵 Liu Yang 刘阳
Chinese Dance 舞蹈表演 “茉莉花” Nancy 远艺
Free, drop-in.
在圖書館慶祝中秋節。古箏、小提琴、大提琴演奏,書法,詩歌朗誦,舞蹈表演,做燈籠、分享月餅等。歡迎所有年齡段的人。

SuperValu Hot Dog Eating Contest at September 2nd Night Market

Are you a winner? Do you embarrass your competition? Are you at least 19 years of age with competitive food eating experience? If you answered yes to all three of those questions then you are the perfect candidate for the SuperValu Hot Dog Eating Contest! Ten spots are available. Sign up now to reserve your spot! The first to finish the hot dogs on their plate (10 hot dogs max) will win a grand prize worth $200!

In order to participate you must understand and take responsibilities for the risks involved. Please email me to read and sign the waiver. events@gibsonspublicmarket.com

The contest will take place in the middle of our night market at 6pm. $20 entry fee. Funds raised go towards supporting the Sunshine Coast Food Bank

Sechelt Electric Vehicle Festival – 7th Annual

ROAD TRIPS is the theme this year, as well as returning favourites: Fun with the EV Community, Charging with Solar Panels, Charging Etiquette, Kids Activities and more. FREE
At the Sechelt Learning Centre Field Ocean and Cowrie.
EV owners! Register to SHOW YOUR VEHICLE and help inspire more EV ownership: send a note to: hello@sceva.org

1st Annual Art & Words Festival

Aug 11-14. Sunshine Coast writers and artists were paired together at random to create paintings, film, sculpture, and literature. Join us at Mission Point House, Davis Bay, August 11-14 at our free festival (donations gratefully received).
Opening Ceremonies
Thursday, August 11
2 pm – 4:00 pm
Chief Calvin Craigan, Welcome Song
Annie Frazier Henry , filmmaker and author
Marion McKinnon Crook, best-selling, award-winning author of “Always Pack a Candle”
Isabella Mori & Gigi Hoeller
Atma Frans & Greta Guzek
Elspeth Richmond & Allan O’Meara
4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The Vallees
4:30 pm – 6 pm
Rosa Reid & Micah Reid
Robin Lamarche & Marilyn Sadik
Barb Dann, Maggie Guzzi & Gordon Halloran

1st Annual Art & Words Festival

Aug 11-14. Sunshine Coast writers and artists were paired together at random to create paintings, film, sculpture, and literature. Join us at Mission Point House, Davis Bay, August 11-14 at our free festival (donations gratefully received).
Opening Ceremonies
Thursday, August 11
2 pm – 4:00 pm
Chief Calvin Craigan, Welcome Song
Annie Frazier Henry , filmmaker and author
Marion McKinnon Crook, best-selling, award-winning author of “Always Pack a Candle”
Isabella Mori & Gigi Hoeller
Atma Frans & Greta Guzek
Elspeth Richmond & Allan O’Meara
4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The Vallees
4:30 pm – 6 pm
Rosa Reid & Micah Reid
Robin Lamarche & Marilyn Sadik
Barb Dann, Maggie Guzzi & Gordon Halloran

1st Annual Art & Words Festival

Aug 11-14. Sunshine Coast writers and artists were paired together at random to create paintings, film, sculpture, and literature. Join us at Mission Point House, Davis Bay, August 11-14 at our free festival (donations gratefully received).
Opening Ceremonies
Thursday, August 11
2 pm – 4:00 pm
Chief Calvin Craigan, Welcome Song
Annie Frazier Henry , filmmaker and author
Marion McKinnon Crook, best-selling, award-winning author of “Always Pack a Candle”
Isabella Mori & Gigi Hoeller
Atma Frans & Greta Guzek
Elspeth Richmond & Allan O’Meara
4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The Vallees
4:30 pm – 6 pm
Rosa Reid & Micah Reid
Robin Lamarche & Marilyn Sadik
Barb Dann, Maggie Guzzi & Gordon Halloran

Creek Daze 2022

Creek Daze is a long-standing tradition in Roberts Creek!
Join us @ Roberts Creek Pier to enjoy music, performances, story time, vendors and food!
Details:
Sunday, August 14th, 2022
RC Pier
11:30am – 6pm
Features:
* Higgely Piggely Parade RC school to the pier (gathering at RC School @ 10:30am, starts @ 11:11am)
* Slow Sundays in Library Park noon-4pm
* Library Book Sale 10am – 3pm
* Vendors
Eats & Treats:
* All Thaied Up
* Mamma Musey Pierogies
* Semir’s Hot Dog Cart
* Little Spoon Ice Cream
* Bite me Donuts
Stage @ the Mandala:
* MC Scott Collison
* Family in Farms
* The Jeevious Family Band
* Mack Avery
* Aerion
* Hein D’Gardn
* Lance Mooney
* Stories of the Land – Candace Campo
and more!
We look forward to seeing you there!
Voiunteer opportunites vounteersignup.org/BCJ83

Sunshine Coast World Oceans Day Festival

Events from June 4-10.

In celebration of the United Nation’s World Oceans Day, the SCCA is hosting our annual Oceans Day festival, in collaboration with Rhizome UP! Media and the Green Film Series. Sponsored by the District of Sechelt and the Sunshine Coast Credit Union.
Every year on June 8th, people all across the planet celebrate the many ways the world’s ocean benefit our lives and become inspired to protect them.
The festival showcases and celebrates the incredible marine diversity in our local waters, aims to raise awareness about threats to ocean health, and support people to engage in local conservation initiatives.
Building on the success of our 2021 Virtual Film Festival, we’ve created an exciting virtual + in-person program for 2022.

More info here.

Sunshine Coast World Oceans Day Festival

Events from June 4-10.

In celebration of the United Nation’s World Oceans Day, the SCCA is hosting our annual Oceans Day festival, in collaboration with Rhizome UP! Media and the Green Film Series. Sponsored by the District of Sechelt and the Sunshine Coast Credit Union.
Every year on June 8th, people all across the planet celebrate the many ways the world’s ocean benefit our lives and become inspired to protect them.
The festival showcases and celebrates the incredible marine diversity in our local waters, aims to raise awareness about threats to ocean health, and support people to engage in local conservation initiatives.
Building on the success of our 2021 Virtual Film Festival, we’ve created an exciting virtual + in-person program for 2022.

More info here.

Sunshine Coast World Oceans Day Festival

Events from June 4-10.

In celebration of the United Nation’s World Oceans Day, the SCCA is hosting our annual Oceans Day festival, in collaboration with Rhizome UP! Media and the Green Film Series. Sponsored by the District of Sechelt and the Sunshine Coast Credit Union.
Every year on June 8th, people all across the planet celebrate the many ways the world’s ocean benefit our lives and become inspired to protect them.
The festival showcases and celebrates the incredible marine diversity in our local waters, aims to raise awareness about threats to ocean health, and support people to engage in local conservation initiatives.
Building on the success of our 2021 Virtual Film Festival, we’ve created an exciting virtual + in-person program for 2022.

More info here.

Sunshine Coast World Oceans Day Festival

Events from June 4-10.

In celebration of the United Nation’s World Oceans Day, the SCCA is hosting our annual Oceans Day festival, in collaboration with Rhizome UP! Media and the Green Film Series. Sponsored by the District of Sechelt and the Sunshine Coast Credit Union.
Every year on June 8th, people all across the planet celebrate the many ways the world’s ocean benefit our lives and become inspired to protect them.
The festival showcases and celebrates the incredible marine diversity in our local waters, aims to raise awareness about threats to ocean health, and support people to engage in local conservation initiatives.
Building on the success of our 2021 Virtual Film Festival, we’ve created an exciting virtual + in-person program for 2022.

More info here.

Sunshine Coast World Oceans Day Festival

Events from June 4-10.

In celebration of the United Nation’s World Oceans Day, the SCCA is hosting our annual Oceans Day festival, in collaboration with Rhizome UP! Media and the Green Film Series. Sponsored by the District of Sechelt and the Sunshine Coast Credit Union.
Every year on June 8th, people all across the planet celebrate the many ways the world’s ocean benefit our lives and become inspired to protect them.
The festival showcases and celebrates the incredible marine diversity in our local waters, aims to raise awareness about threats to ocean health, and support people to engage in local conservation initiatives.
Building on the success of our 2021 Virtual Film Festival, we’ve created an exciting virtual + in-person program for 2022.

More info here.

Sunshine Coast World Oceans Day Festival

Events from June 4-10.

In celebration of the United Nation’s World Oceans Day, the SCCA is hosting our annual Oceans Day festival, in collaboration with Rhizome UP! Media and the Green Film Series. Sponsored by the District of Sechelt and the Sunshine Coast Credit Union.
Every year on June 8th, people all across the planet celebrate the many ways the world’s ocean benefit our lives and become inspired to protect them.
The festival showcases and celebrates the incredible marine diversity in our local waters, aims to raise awareness about threats to ocean health, and support people to engage in local conservation initiatives.
Building on the success of our 2021 Virtual Film Festival, we’ve created an exciting virtual + in-person program for 2022.

More info here.

Sunshine Coast World Oceans Day Festival

Events from June 4-10.

In celebration of the United Nation’s World Oceans Day, the SCCA is hosting our annual Oceans Day festival, in collaboration with Rhizome UP! Media and the Green Film Series. Sponsored by the District of Sechelt and the Sunshine Coast Credit Union.
Every year on June 8th, people all across the planet celebrate the many ways the world’s ocean benefit our lives and become inspired to protect them.
The festival showcases and celebrates the incredible marine diversity in our local waters, aims to raise awareness about threats to ocean health, and support people to engage in local conservation initiatives.
Building on the success of our 2021 Virtual Film Festival, we’ve created an exciting virtual + in-person program for 2022.

More info here.

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