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12 local Authors Featured at Luminaries

Make plans to take in National Heritage next week at Nanaimo Museum on Saturday, February 26, 2011. The Nanaimo Museum will be hosting twelve local authors with a range of writing styles. The authors will speak about their work and be available for … Continue reading

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Island Movie Stars Local Hikers

Last summer a group of local hikers retraced the expedition that Price Ellison and his group took to reach the summit of Crown Mountain back on July 29, 1910. This group of history enthusiasts were a part of the Strathcona Centennial Expedition.  Next month … Continue reading

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Ladysmith Days Saved

Ladysmith Days has been saved and will now be held  on August 13-14th. Ladysmith Days, which have been traditionally held during the August long weekend, were in threat of becoming a distant memory, but a new group of volunteers has decided to continue … Continue reading

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Seedy Sunday in Qualicum Beach

Time to start thinking about your garden.  Take in Seedy Sunday on Saturday February 5, 2011 from 10 am to 3:30 pm at the Qualicum Beach Civic Centre. Qualicum Beach’s 9thannual Seedy Saturday kicks off the 2011 season with speakers Linda Gilkeson, “Smart … Continue reading

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Mail Art from 41 Countries arrives in Parksville

Have you heard of “mail art”? Mail art is a worldwide cultural movement that began in the early 1960s and involves sending visual art (but also music, sound art, poetry, etc.) through the international postal system. Mail Art is also … Continue reading

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Development Plans for Nanoose Schooner Cove and Lakes District

Are you interested in the future land development and use plans for Nanoose Bay Schooner Cove and Lakes District?  There will be a public information meeting as part of the application for the parcels of land located adjacent to Dolphin Drive … Continue reading

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