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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 22, 2019 | Saturday
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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June 23, 2019 | Sunday
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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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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June 27, 2019 | Thursday
Multiculturalism Day
Museum Way, Downtown Nanaimo | Nanaimo
Free
Enjoy a cultural splash with music and dance that reflects ancestral traditions of our friends and neighbours. Artists from Snuneymuxw, China, India, the Middle East, Scotland, & more present the beauty and power of diversity in cultural expressions..

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School's Out for Summer Swim
Ravensong Aquatic Centre | Parksville
Reduced rate admission
Stay active with a swim. The lifeguards will have the toys out for a splashing good time..

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June 28, 2019 | Friday
Coast Capital Free Swim
Beban Park Pool | Nanaimo
Free
Admission to pool only; weight room not included..

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Coast Capital Free Skate
Cliff McNabb Arena | Nanaimo
Free
Skate and helmet rentals included..

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End of School Pool Party
Ladysmith Parks & Recreation | Ladysmith
$5/person
Kick off summer with a giant splash. Games and activities for all ages..

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June 29, 2019 | Saturday
Splish Splash Swim
Ravensong Aquatic Centre | Parksville
Regular admission
The lifeguards are going to bring out the pool toys for everyone to enjoy..

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July 3, 2019 | Wednesday
Starlight Skate
Nanaimo Ice Centre | Nanaimo
Regular admission
Come out and enjoy the soft light "stars" and passive LED glow lights. A great time for families after dinner..

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July 6, 2019 | Saturday
Oceanview Guitar Studio Open House-Saturday July 6, 2019
Nanaimo, BC | South End Nanaimo
FREE Open House
I am registering new summer/fall guitar lesson & music theory students for the 2019 season. Get a 25% discount when you register for a month’s of guitar or music theory lessons. Reserve your appointment keriliemcdowall(at)gmail(dot)com or by PM..

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July 8, 2019 | Monday
Music Therapy Summer Camp
Nanaimo Conservatory of Music | 375 Selby Street, Nanaimo, V9R 2R4 Nanaimo
Free
This camp is for children with special needs (e.g: autism, cerebral palsy, Down syndrome, etc.) This year's camp will include Music Therapy and Physical Literacy. Children must be accompanied during sessions. Register at https://vcm.bc.ca/music-programs/vcm-summer-academy/.

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July 12, 2019 | Friday
Oceanview Guitar Studio Open House-Saturday July 12, 2019
Nanaimo, BC | South End Nanaimo
FREE Open House
I am registering new summer/fall guitar lesson & music theory students for the 2019 season. Get a 25% discount when you register for a month’s of guitar or music theory lessons. Reserve your appointment keriliemcdowall(at)gmail(dot)com or by PM..

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July 13, 2019 | Saturday
Not Just for the Birds
Miner's Cottage | Jinglepot Entrance to Buttertubs Nanaimo
$8/person
Use binoculars to help spot and identify birds. Learn about the most common local species and create a pine cone feeder to take home to encourage birds to visit your back yard. Parent participation required. 5-12 years..

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