FREE listings for non-profit community events. Please email, 25 words or less, to: events@myCoffeeNews.ca (no attachments). Deadline Tuesdays noon.
TOSH Holiday Pop Up Market: Support local artists this holiday season Friday, Dec. 3 & Sat., Dec. 4. Wide selection art & artisan goods. Mask must be worn while in the arts centre & vaccine passports are required. Free admission. The Old School House Arts Centre,122 Fern Rd W.
Milner Christmas Magic: December 3-5, 10-12 & 17-19. Entry by donation 5 to 8pm, with viewing until 8:30pm. 2179 West Island Hwy Qualicum Beach. For info: milnergardens.viu.ca/special-events
Coombs Country Christmas: 2 days, 2 venues & over 80 local vendors! Bradley Centre & the Coombs Fairgrounds are hosting ‘Coombs Country Christmas’. Shop the Bradley Centre, 10am-3pm & Coombs Fairgrounds, 10am-4pm on Dec. 4th & 5th. Proof of vaccination required.
Winter Wonders: A Celebration Of Opera, Songs Of Winter & Holiday Classics. Sat., Dec. 18, 7:30pm, Knox United Church, 345 Pym St., Parksville. Opera Nanaimo presents a celebration of Opera, Songs of Winter & Holiday Classics. Tickets are $30/Adults and $15/Children & Students available at eventbrite.ca, Close to you Ladies Fashions or Fireside Books.
North Pole-apalooza! Presented by Parksville downtown business association. For the 8th year participating PDBA members have created unique North Poles to add a personal twist to their holiday displays. They have each contributed something special to a draw prize. Enter at any of the 26 downtown businesses until Dec. 20 to win a fabulous Gotta Love Downtown gift basket.