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Event from Dec. 6, 2018 to Jan. 6, 2019

December 6, 2018 | Thursday
Canvas art for Kids
Oceanside Art Studio | Parksville
$20/person
Jenny Hughes will guide you through how to paint a fantastic yet surprisingly simple acrylic painting. No experience necessary. All supplies provided..

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December 7, 2018 | Friday
Handmade for the Holidays Craft Market
Nanaimo District Secondary School | 355 Wakesiah Avenue Nanaimo
donation
Nanaimo-Ladysmith Schools Foundation is bringing back its popular holiday craft fair for the third year. If someone on your list would appreciate a unique handmade gift, check out “Handmade for the Holidays!".

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December 8, 2018 | Saturday
Splish Splash Swim
Ravensong Aquatic Centre | Parksville
Regular admission
A water adventure you don't want to miss. The lifeguards are going to bring out all the pool toys for you to enjoy. From the rope swing to the snake to the dino ribs, there will be water play for everyone..

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December 15, 2018 | Saturday
Starlight Skate
Nanaimo Ice Centre | Nanaimo
Regular admission
An opportunity to come out and enjoy our soft light "stars" and passive LED glow lights. This is a great time for families after dinner, or that "night out" with friends..

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MP Johns Holiday Skating Party
Oceanside Place Arena | 830 W. Island Hwy Parksville
Free
Join your friends for an everyone welcome skate on Winter Wonderland Ice. Free admission and skate rentals courtesy MP Gord Johns..

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Todd Sjogren and Tony MacAulay Toy Drive Skate
Oceanside Place Arena | 830 W. Island Hwy Parksville
Free
Bring a donation and skate for free. Unwrapped toys, cash and cheque donations accepted and will be donated to the SOS..

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December 18, 2018 | Tuesday
Winter Wonderland Teen Skate
Oceanside Place Arena | 830 W. Island Hwy Parksville
Free
Grab a friend and head to the arena to celebrate the holidays. Admission and skate rentals are free, courtesy of RDN Youth. 13-18 years..

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December 21, 2018 | Friday
Coast Capital Free Skate
Nanaimo Ice Centre | Nanaimo
Free
Skate and helmet rentals included..

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December 22, 2018 | Saturday
Dunk with Santa
Nanaimo Aquatic Centre | Nanaimo
Regular admission
Show Santa how good you are at swimming…or show him how naughty you can be by trying to dunk him in the dunk tank..

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Holiday Swim
Ravensong Aquatic Centre | 737 Jones St. Parksville
Regular admission
Come for the annual holiday swim. Join in reindeer games and a visit with Santa..

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December 24, 2018 | Monday
Christmas Eve Skate
Oceanside Place Arena | 830 W. Island Hwy Parksville
Free
Get into the Christmas spirit and enjoy a skating session on Winter Wonderland. The special displays and lighting will make this a family favourite. Free admission and skate rentals courtesy Tim Horton's..

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December 26, 2018 | Wednesday
Boxing Day Skate
Oceanside Place Arena | 830 W. Island Hwy Parksville
Regular admission
Join your family and friends for a Boxing Day skate. All three ice surfaces will be open. You can enjoy skating around on Winter Wonderland, or playing pond hockey..

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December 31, 2018 | Monday
New Year's Eve Family Celebration
Oceanside Place Arena | 830 W. Island Hwy Parksville
Free
Celebrate New Year's Eve family style. Enjoy the last skate of the year on Winter Wonderland, join the family fun pond hockey, make a craft, listen to great entertainment, and join in the early countdown at 8pm. Food will be available to purchase during the event. Free admission and skate rentals courtesy Tim Horton's, Parksville. Tickets are required, and are available starting December 10 at either Oceanside Place Arena or Ravensong Aquatic Centre..

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January 1, 2019 | Tuesday
Polar Bear Splash
Parksville Beach | Parksville
Free
Come down and join in the fun, either as a spectator, volunteer, or participant who takes the splash into the water. Warm up with a cup of hot chocolate and cheers from the crowd. Register onsite at 11:30am..

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January 2, 2019 | Wednesday
BC SPCA Career Prep Youth Workshop
BC SPCA Nanaimo & District Branch | 154 Westwood Road, Nanaimo BC V9R 0G9 Nanaimo
$25/session (or $20/session if signed up for all 3
3 session animal workshop runs January 2nd - 4th. Kids born in 2005-2008 will learn what it is like working at a BC SPCA shelter location through fun activities, visiting the shelter animals, crafts for the animals, and hearing from guest speakers..

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January 3, 2019 | Thursday
BC SPCA Career Prep Youth Workshop
BC SPCA Nanaimo & District Branch | 154 Westwood Road, Nanaimo BC V9R 0G9 Nanaimo
$25/session (or $20/session if signed up for all 3
3 session animal workshop runs January 2nd - 4th. Kids born in 2005-2008 will learn what it is like working at a BC SPCA shelter location through fun activities, visiting the shelter animals, crafts for the animals, and hearing from guest speakers..

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January 4, 2019 | Friday
BC SPCA Career Prep Youth Workshop
BC SPCA Nanaimo & District Branch | 154 Westwood Road, Nanaimo BC V9R 0G9 Nanaimo
$25/session (or $20/session if signed up for all 3
3 session animal workshop runs January 2nd - 4th. Kids born in 2005-2008 will learn what it is like working at a BC SPCA shelter location through fun activities, visiting the shelter animals, crafts for the animals, and hearing from guest speakers..

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January 5, 2019 | Saturday
Splish Splash Swim
Ravensong Aquatic Centre | 737 Jones St. Parksville
Regular admission
A water adventure you don't want to miss. The lifeguards are going to bring out the pool toys for you to enjoy. From the rope swing to the snake to the dino ribs there will be water play for everyone..

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January 6, 2019 | Sunday
Sea to Sky X-Country Adventure Tour
Oceanside Place Arena | Parksville
$65/person plus trail pass and rental if needed.
"Cross" off another item on your New Year's resolution list and give x-country skiing a try. After picking up equipment (or bring your own), have a quick orientation followed by an entertaining cruise through the alpine wonderland. This program....

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