Literacy VAncouver Island Fundraising Play

The Bailey Studio 2373 Rosstown Road, Nanaimo, BC

Literacy Central Vancouver is hosting a fundraiser to help fund it free literacy program in our community. We invite you to buy tickets to a special showing of "When we are Married" at the Bailey Studies at 2373 Rosstown Rd on October 6, 2022. Doors open at 7:30 and the show begins at 8:00 pm. […]


Book Launch: In Our Youth by Angus Scully

Vancouver Island Military Museum 100 Cameron Rd, Nanaimo

Join Angus Scully of Nanaimo as he introduces his new book, "In Our Youth: The Lives, Adventures and Sacrifices of Early Canadian Flyers". • Free to attend • Books for sale • Light refreshments The book launch will take place at the Vancouver Island Military Museum where a new display covers the careers of flying […]


Once Upon a Craft Fair

Beban Park Social Centre 2300 Bowen Road, Nanaimo, BC

Once Upon a Craft Fair, formally Nanaimo Professional Craft Fair has been Nanaimo's go to craft fair for three decades! Ever changing and improving. Nanaimo’s only themed craft fair. Shop among our fairy tale characters, take a picture in our photo booth, enter to win hourly prizes and enjoy your complimentary treat provide by Island […]


Jack Knox in Nanaimo!

Beban Park Social Centre 2300 Bowen Road, Nanaimo, BC

Join Island humorist Jack Knox for an evening of laughs and stories from his new book, "Fortune Knox Once: More Musings from the Edge". A hilarious collection of observations on Island living, "Fortune Knox Once" gathers together Jack’s favourite columns that best sum up the absurdity of our times. This is the laugh we all […]


Book Launch: Haley Healey – Her Courage Rises

The Black Bear Pub Nanaimo 6201 Doumont Rd, Nanaimo

Join local author Haley Healey for the launch of her newest book "Her Courage Rises: 50 Trailblazing Women of British Columbia and the Yukon". Hear stories of fearless gold miners, determined artists, unstoppable mountaineers, and brave pioneers. Each story includes illustrations by Victoria illustrator, Kimiko Fraser. Book readings, book signing, and visiting with fellow book […]