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LIFT BizDev Workshop for Comox Valley / Campbell River startups (now 2x a month!) 6:30 pm
LIFT BizDev Workshop for Comox Valley / Campbell River startups (now 2x a month!) @ Location changes monthly
May 1 @ 6:30 pm – 8:45 pm
Grow your business! This is a regular workshop for entrepreneurs working on growing or developing business. Part of the #WeAreYQQ / makingshifthappencomoxvalley.ca series of activities. See who’s “on deck” this month at http://weareyqq.ca/events Every month[...]
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Vote For Water: Courtenay-Comox Water All Candidates Forum 7:00 pm
Vote For Water: Courtenay-Comox Water All Candidates Forum @ Stan Hagen Theatre
May 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Come to meet your candidates and hear what they have to say on water issues in the Comox Valley and British Columbia. Water issues are of major concern to Comox Valley residents. In addition to[...]
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Spring Art Show ~ Cumberland Community School 1:00 pm
Spring Art Show ~ Cumberland Community School @ Cumberland Community School
May 4 @ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Mark the date for this special Spring Art Show at Cumberland Community School. Organized by staff and community partners, this community event will include original works by ALL students at CCS, and will feature music,[...]
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Central Island Arts & Studio Tour 4:00 pm
Central Island Arts & Studio Tour @ Comox Valley Arts
May 5 @ 4:00 pm – May 7 @ 5:00 pm
The Central Island Arts & Studio Tour is a self-driven exploration of both the visual beauty created by a wide array of hugely talented artists, and the natural beauty of this still largely rural area[...]
Vancouver Island Fibrefest 4:00 pm
Vancouver Island Fibrefest @ Campbell River
May 5 @ 4:00 pm – May 7 @ 7:00 pm
I will be there selling silk for spinners, needle felting supplies, some handspun yarns, handmade knitting stitch markers, hand made wooden yarn bowls and zipper pulls and my infamous wool dryer balls made from my[...]
Entrepreneur Show & Tell with LIFT Comox Valley/#WeAreYQQ 12:00 pm
Entrepreneur Show & Tell with LIFT Comox Valley/#WeAreYQQ
May 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
A monthly show and tell featuring a Comox Valley region (or beyond) entrepreneur telling us about how they’re growing their business, new projects, etc. For specific event details see http://weareyqq.ca/events
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Comox Valley Farmers’ Market 9:00 am
Comox Valley Farmers’ Market
May 6 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Each Saturday features a delicious recipe from the North Island Chefs Association – and of course all of the wonderful local producers of vegetables, meats, baking, preserves, fish and more! See you at the Native[...]
Help Fill A Dream 2017, 4th Annual Gala Dinner and Auction 5:30 pm
Help Fill A Dream 2017, 4th Annual Gala Dinner and Auction @ K'ómoks Band Hall
May 6 @ 5:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Dreams come in all shapes and sizes. A child’s dream may be a trip to Disneyland or to meet their favourite celebrity; while for their parents, the dream may simply be to spend time with[...]
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Investors Group Walk For Alzheimer’s 12:00 pm
Investors Group Walk For Alzheimer’s
May 7 @ 12:00 pm – May 8 @ 2:00 pm
Raise money for alzheimers research. https://www.facebook.com/events/1035494106596555/
11th Annual Walk for Hearts 10:00 am
11th Annual Walk for Hearts @ Florence Filberg Centre
May 7 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Register yourself , your family or your team and join the Comox Valley Chapter of the First Open Heart Society (FOHS) as we walk around the Courtenay River Walkway and Airpark in support of Cardiac[...]
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Comox Valley Farmers’ Market 9:00 am
Comox Valley Farmers’ Market
May 13 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Each Saturday features a delicious recipe from the North Island Chefs Association – and of course all of the wonderful local producers of vegetables, meats, baking, preserves, fish and more! See you at the Native[...]
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North Island Zone Theatre Festival, Sid Williams Theatre
North Island Zone Theatre Festival, Sid Williams Theatre
May 14 – May 20 all-day
Courtenay Little Theatre is delighted to be hosting the annual North Island Zone (NIZ) Festival for May 14th to 20th when seven island theatre clubs are in the Valley with their productions of Canadian dramas.[...]
“The Drawer Boy” by Michael Healey (CLT) NIZ Theatre Festival 7:30 pm
“The Drawer Boy” by Michael Healey (CLT) NIZ Theatre Festival
May 14 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
A funny and deeply affecting drama set in an Ontario farming community during the summer of 1972, “The Drawer Boy” tells the story of how the lives of two bachelor farmers are transformed when a[...]
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“Anne of Green Gables” by Wendy Karpuik NIZ Theatre Festival 7:30 pm
“Anne of Green Gables” by Wendy Karpuik NIZ Theatre Festival
May 15 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Presented by STAGES Youth Theatre Program of Portal Players, Port Alberni. This original script recounts the adventures of Anne Shirley, an 11-year-old orphan girl who is mistakenly sent to Matthew and Marilla Cuthbert, a middle-aged[...]
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“Jenny’s House of Joy” by Norm Foster, NIZ Theatre Festival 7:30 pm
“Jenny’s House of Joy” by Norm Foster, NIZ Theatre Festival
May 16 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Persented by Rivercity Players of Campbell River, “Jenny’s House of Joy” is a delightful comedy about the oldest profession. Jenny runs the best little house of ill repute in her corner of the old “Wild[...]
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“Toronto, MIssissippi” by Joan MacLeod, NIZ Theatre Festival 7:30 pm
“Toronto, MIssissippi” by Joan MacLeod, NIZ Theatre Festival
May 17 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Presented by Nanaimo Theatre Group, “Toronto, Mississippi” revolves around Jhanna, a funny, passionate, and often exasperating 18 year old, who also happens to be mentally challenged. She lives with her mum and their boarder, Bill.[...]
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“Asylum” by Kymme Patrick, NIZ Theatre Festival 7:30 pm
“Asylum” by Kymme Patrick, NIZ Theatre Festival
May 18 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
An original script from TheatreWorks, based in Courtenay, “Asylum” follows a young Canadian girls as she is unjustly committed to an asylum and is unknowingly sterilized. Women rally together to change unethical laws. Part of[...]
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“Waiting for Something to Happen” by Chris Thompson, NIZ Theatre Festival 7:30 pm
“Waiting for Something to Happen” by Chris Thompson, NIZ Theatre Festival
May 19 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
An original script presented by The Collective of Quadra Island. After a particularly stressful night, Gail wakes up to find muse standing in her living room. At first she has no idea who or what[...]
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Comox Valley Farmers’ Market 9:00 am
Comox Valley Farmers’ Market
May 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Each Saturday features a delicious recipe from the North Island Chefs Association – and of course all of the wonderful local producers of vegetables, meats, baking, preserves, fish and more! See you at the Native[...]
“Marion Bridge” by Daniel McIvor, NIZ Theatre Festival 7:30 pm
“Marion Bridge” by Daniel McIvor, NIZ Theatre Festival
May 20 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Presented by ECHO Players from Qualicum Beach. A tale of three sisters – Agnes, an alcoholic actress from Toronto, Theresa, a nun and “strange” Louise, all thrown together again in their childhood home in Cape[...]
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Triple Heat Dance Presents ‘Ignite’ 7:00 pm
Triple Heat Dance Presents ‘Ignite’ @ Sid Williams Theatre
May 25 @ 7:00 pm – May 27 @ 9:30 pm
Triple Heat Dance – Academy of Performing Arts is thrilled to present their 5th annual showcase performances featuring two exciting and diverse shows. Dancers, ages 3-18, will perform in a variety of dance styles including[...]
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Comox Valley Farmers’ Market 9:00 am
Comox Valley Farmers’ Market
May 27 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Each Saturday features a delicious recipe from the North Island Chefs Association – and of course all of the wonderful local producers of vegetables, meats, baking, preserves, fish and more! See you at the Native[...]
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6th Annual Elevate Arts Festival 4:00 pm
6th Annual Elevate Arts Festival @ Downtown Courtenay
May 31 @ 4:00 pm – Jun 3 @ 11:59 pm
A FREE festival of art, culture and ideas that takes to the streets May 31-June 3 2017 in the <3 of the Comox Valley! Celebrating 6 years of breaking down barriers between culture producers and[...]