FREE listings for non-profit community events. Please email, 25 words or less, to: events@myCoffeeNews.ca (no attachments). Deadline Tuesdays noon.
Career Paths for Skilled Immigrants: Your bridge to career fulfilment in your pre-arrival profession! Career planning - financial support, networking - mentorship, skills development. For more information & to register, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 250-753-6911 ext. 102. Visit: www.cvims.org Central Vancouver Island Multicultural Society.
Maple Bay Painters is a group of artists from the Cowichan Valley who get together to develop their skills & create & showcase their work. Talented members of the Maple Bay Painters group show their works together in Cowichan Valley Arts Council’s Gallery for the first time. Held until April 7, all day at CVAC’s Portals Gallery, 2687 James St., Duncan. For more info, call 250.746.1633.
Skye Skagfeld’s 2nd Annual Spring Equinox Art Exhibit: “Coast” can be viewed at St Joseph’s Gallery, 9735 Elm St. Chemainus, March 19-21 & March 26-28 from 3–7pm.
Letter Crafting: April 12-26. Portals at Cowichan Community Centre, 2687 James Street, Duncan, 11am-4pm on Mon-Fri & 12-4pm on Sat. A wonderful opportunity for all ages to enjoy hand lettering by members of the Warmland Calligraphers of the Cowichan Valley.
Long Live Bees is committed to furthering importance of bees & other pollinators to the long term security of us, our planet & food. Simple & enjoyable act of keeping a few super pollinating mason bees in our gardens, ensures that our gardens stay in abundance & you do your bit to save the planet. Check us out at Blue Orchard, Chemainus Public Market. Email email@example.com
Join Art Classes That Take Place on Zoom: Presented by Arts Council of Ladysmith & District. Choose from a wide range of classes to suit various interests, ages & experience levels. Learn from experienced & engaging instructors as we create together! Check out: www.ladysmitharts.ca/classes to see all the classes offered & to register.
UK Pension Transfers: Personal or Company pension left behind in the U.K? Contact us to discuss your options. Sterling Advisory, 1-250-863-7766 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Your Neighbourhood Place to Discover Health & Wellness! Visit Lynn’s Vitamin Gallery, 4 - 180 Central Rd. Building a stronger, healthier community. Curbside pickup available via phone or email. Let our highly trained staff help you safely discover natural remedies. Call 250-748-4421. Mon - Sat., 9:30 - 5:30. Closed on stat holidays.
Duncan Farmer’s Market: Every Saturday, year round, 10am-2pm, rain or shine. Visit the Duncan Farmers’ Market in downtown Duncan for the freshest local fruits & vegetables, baking, jams & jellies, honey, crafts, clothing, pet treats & more! 200 Craig Street.
Have You Had a Hip or Knee Replacement? Are you having problems with walking or dressing? You may be entitled to the disability tax credit of up to $50,000 in benefits & refunds. COPD, arthritis & many other disabling conditions that cause restrictions in walking or dressing, may also qualify. For expert help, call 1-844-453-5372.
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