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Event from Jun. 20, 2019 to Jul. 20, 2019

June 20, 2019 | Thursday
Longest Day of Play Block Party
Spirit Square, Market Square, Boys & Girls Club Play area | 630 2nd Ave, Ladysmith Ladysmith
Free
Face painting, photo wall, parachute games, obstacle course, bean bag toss, water bottle bowling, bubble station, mini hockey and much more..

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June 21, 2019 | Friday
Wicked Witch of the West: Kansas or Bust
Mary Winspear Centre | 2243 Beacon Avenue, Sidney, BC V8L 1W9 Sidney
$20.00
In this hilarious sequel to the Wizard of Oz, the Wicked Witch of the West has come back to life and is in Kansas, looking for her broom, the slippers, and that girl!.

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National Indigenous People's Day
Panorama Recreation | Sidney
Free
Celebrate by enjoying a free swim..

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Chief Dan George: Actor and Activism Exhibit
Sidney Museum | 2423 Beacon Avenue L3 Sidney
By Donation
Sidney Museum will be hosting the Chief Dan George: Actor and Activist exhibit, which explores the life and legacy of Tsleil-Waututh Chief Dan George (1899- 1981) and his influence as an Indigenous rights advocate and his career as an actor..

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June 22, 2019 | Saturday
The James Bay Community Market
| The corner of Menzies and Superior Street Victoria
Free
The James Bay Market Society - The James Bay Community Market is an open air, rain or shine market operating on the corner of Menzies and Superior in James Bay every Saturday, May to September from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm..

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MS Family Day with Power To Be & Country Grocer
Power To Be | 4633 Prospect Lake Rd Victoria
Free
MS Family Day with Power to Be and Country Grocer- Victoria BC Are you looking to start your summer off playing outside? Have you ever wanted to get out on the water with your kids for a paddle? Join the MS Society, Power to Be Adventure Society and Country Grocer for this accessible canoe trip (on Prospect Lake) and BBQ (sponsored by Country Grocer). FREE for families affected by MS. Saturday June 22, 2019; 4-7pm 4633 Prospect Lake Rd Advanced registration and waivers for all participants required. For more information or to register contact Katie at katie.ganassin@mssociety.ca or 1-800-268-7582 ext.7312.

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Red Cross AED/CPR C
Qualicum Commons | Parksville
$75/person
Save a life when only seconds count. This six hour course focuses on the skills needed to recognize and respond to cardiovascular emergencies and choking for adults, children and babies. Training includes cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED)..

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Red Cross Emergency First Aid with AED/CPR
Qualicum Commons | Parksville
$89/person
Be prepared and get trained in first aid skills. This basic course is designed to provide participants with the skills to help save a life when seconds count. Training includes home hazards, accident prevention, CPR, first aid skills for common emergencies, and how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED)..

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Red Cross Standard First Aid with AED/CPR
Qualicum Commons | Parksville
$163/person
This comprehensive two-day course offers first aid and CPR skills for those who need training for work, or would like more knowledge to respond to emergencies at home. Training includes home hazards, accident prevention, safety education, CPR level C, first aid skills for common emergencies, and how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED). Retraining recommended every three years..

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Wonderful Woodpeckers
Francis/King Regional Park | Victoria
Free
Discover all of the tricks of the woodpecker trade. What makes them so good at what they do? Join a CRD Regional Parks naturalist and learn how to identify different woodpeckers by sight, sound and habits on this fun guided walk. Meet at the Francis/King Nature Centre off Munn Rd. All ages..

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Camp-in Movie
Fort Rodd Hill and Fisgard Lighthouse National Historic Sites | 603 Fort Rodd Hill Road Victoria
regular admission to the site applies
Join us for a movie night at the fort, Parks Canada style: with the option to camp overnight! Come for popcorn and a movie or sign up in advance to sleepover in a tent..

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Family Information Session North Saanich Affordable Homeownership
SHOAL CENTRE | 10030 Resthaven Drive Victoria
free
Habitat for Humanity Victoria is inviting families interested in becoming future Habitat homeowners in North Saanich to a series of information sessions, the first of which will take place on June 19th and 22nd in Sidney. Full details and registration are available at habitatvictoria.com.

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June 23, 2019 | Sunday
Community Dinner & Games Night
Oaklands Community Centre | Victoria
By donation
Meet your neighbours, share a meal, and play cards and board games. All ages welcome..

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Learn to Fish
Long Lake (Louden Park) | Nanaimo
Free
Join the Freshwater Fisheries Society of BC and learn the basics of freshwater fishing. Fishing rods provided. Rain or shine. Parent participation required. 5-15 years..

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Glow in the Dark Skate
Cliff McNabb Arena | Nanaimo
Regular admission
Skate in an atmosphere of dimmed lighting and special effects..

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Red Cross Standard First Aid with AED/CPR
Qualicum Commons | Parksville
$163/person
This comprehensive two-day course offers first aid and CPR skills for those who need training for work, or would like more knowledge to respond to emergencies at home. Training includes home hazards, accident prevention, safety education, CPR level C, first aid skills for common emergencies, and how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED). Retraining recommended every three years..

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Wildlife Sea Kayak Tour
Nanoose Bay | Parksville
$79/person
Come for a paddle where the views are fabulous, the wildlife is abundant, and the quiet is utterly relaxing. Stop for a picnic on the beach (bring your own lunch). Certified guide, gear, instruction in paddling strokes and safety, and kayak included. Perfect for beginners. Double kayaks available for younger family members. Children 10+ welcome with an adult..

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Going Crabby
Witty's Lagoon Regional Park | Victoria
Free
Meet some of the crabs and their cousins that make Witty's Lagoon their home. Join a CRD Regional Parks naturalist for some intertidal exploration and discover these creatures up close and personal. Be prepared to get your feet wet (bring sandals or beach shoes). Park at the main entrance off Metchosin Rd. Meet at the Witty's Beach kiosk at the end of the Beach Trail. All ages. BC Transit #54 or #55..

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6th Annual Victoria Indigenous Cultural Festival
Royal BC Museum | 675 Belleville Street Greater Victoria
Free
The Royal BC Museum is honoured to host this festival in celebration of Indigenous culture, values, language and cuisine..

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June 24, 2019 | Monday
Healthy Start Fair
Nanaimo Child Development Centre | 1135 Nelson St, Nanaimo Nanaimo
Free
Family resources, healthy eating, Early Learning Development supports, Triple P Parenting, vision screening, pregnancy support, snacks, games, stories and activities..

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