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September 21, 2019 | Saturday
Mini-Golf Family Fun Day
Riptide lagoon Adventure Golf | Parksville
$30/team of 4; $10/adult; $5/child
A fun-filled day on the mini-golf links. Live music, BBQ, and great family activities..

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School's Out Swim or Skate
Ravensong Aquatic Centre & Oceanside Place Arena | Parksville
Reduced rate admission
Stay active on your day off from school with a skate or swim. Swim: 1-2:30pm; swim: 1:30-3pm..

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September 22, 2019 | Sunday
StoryWalk
Beban Altrusa Playground | Nanaimo
Free
Bring your favourite teddy bear or stuffy. Self-guided, interactive activity. Take home a scarf for your stuffy, and a book (one per child)..

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September 27, 2019 | Friday
Coast Capital Free Swim
Beban Pool | Nanaimo
Free
Admission to pool only; weight room not included..

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September 28, 2019 | Saturday
Disco Light Skate
Oceanside Place Arena | Parksville
Regular admission
Catch dance fever under the disco lights. The flashing lights and pumping music will take you back in time..

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October 1, 2019 | Tuesday
Mini Golf for Youth & Adults
Paradise Adventure Mini Golf | Parksville
Free
Youth 11-18 and adults are invited to this annual mini-golf event. Space is limited; registration required..

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

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October 2, 2019 | Wednesday
Childhood Stress & Anxiety: Building Resilience Workshop
Cinnabar Valley Elementary | Nanaimo
Free
A Presentation by Julie-Anne Richards, Clinical Counsellor. Tailored for parents, caregivers and educators supporting young children experiencing stress and anxiety. Register through eventbrite.ca..

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Parks 101 Tour
Moorcroft Regional Park | Parksville
Free.
An RLC Park Naturalist will show you the trails, unique aspects, and opportunities in some of the region's best areas. Great for newcomers. Registration required..

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October 5, 2019 | Saturday
Youth Rock Curling Mini Intro
Nanaimo Curling Club | Nanaimo
$5/person
Meet some junior curlers and other youth who are trying it for the first time. Dress warm, bring gloves and a clean pair of running shoes. All equipment provided. 9-16 years..

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October 6, 2019 | Sunday
Amazing Race in the Parks
Rathtrevor Provincial Park | Parksville
$15/person; $40/group
Discover roadblocks and detours that will put your team dynamics to the test. Fun challenges will leave you inspired to be in the outdoors..

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October 10, 2019 | Thursday
Geology Tour
Nanoose Bay | Parksville
$29/person
Join Dr. Steven Earle for an interpretive geology tour on the beach. Learn simple identification techniques and a bit about the island's geological history. Transportation provides from Oceanside Place Arena at 9am or Nanoose Place at 9:30am..

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October 12, 2019 | Saturday
Splish Splash Swim
Ravensong Aquatic Centre | Parksville
Regular admission
A water adventure you don't want to miss. The lifeguards will bring out the pool toys for you to enjoy. From the rope swing to the snake, there will be water play for everyone..

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Starlight Skate
Nanaimo Ice Centre | Nanaimo
Regular admission
Enjoy the soft light "stars" and passive LED glow lights. Great for families after dinner..

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October 13, 2019 | Sunday
Trees and Leaves
Bowen Park Upper Picnic Shelter | Nanaimo
$8/person
Fall is a wonderful time to drink in the beauty of trees—especially those whose leaves change colour. Come for fall crafts and learn why trees have leaves and why they change colours in the fall. 3-6 years. Parent participation required..

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October 18, 2019 | Friday
Halloween Dive-in Movie
Nanaimo Aquatic Centre | Nanaimo
Regular admission
Enjoy a Halloween-themed movie in the pool..

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Coast Capital Free Swim
Beban Pool | Nanaimo
Free
Admission to pool only; weight room not included..

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October 24, 2019 | Thursday
Everyone Welcome Swim & Skate
Ravensong Aquatic Centre & Oceanside Place Arena | Parksville
Reduced rate admission
Stay active on your day off from school with a swim or skate. Swim: 1-2:30pm; skate: 1:30-3pm..

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October 25, 2019 | Friday
Halloween Howl
Beban Pool | Nanaimo
Regular admission
Howl at the moon at the Halloween extravaganza..

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5th Annual Dinner and Silent Auction Fundraiser
Nanaimo Yacht Club | 400 Newcastle Avenue, Nanaimo, BC V9S 4J1 Nanaimo
$35
Join us for an evening of delicious food, fun entertainment, tempting auction items and the opportunity to meet our Afghan refugee family. They have just arrived in Nanaimo and we must raise money to provide for their needs during their first year..

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