FREE listings for non-profit community events. Please email, 25 words or less, to: events@myCoffeeNews.ca (no attachments). Deadline Tuesdays noon.
Nanaimo & Ladysmith Crime Stoppers Shredding Event! After a considerable hiatus due to COVID, the Nanaimo & Ladysmith Crime Stoppers confidential shredding event is back up & running & raring to go. Sat., Sept. 25, 11am-3pm, at the Save On Foods, Woodgrove location, Nanaimo. Minimum donation of $20 per banker’s box is requested. 100% of all proceeds will be donated to the Nanaimo RCMP Victim Services program.
Artist & Crafters De Stash Sale: Sun., Sept. 26, 9am-2pm at The Bradley Centre, 975 Shearme Rd, Coombs. Excellent deals on fleece, yarn, fabric, paper, beads & more. More than 20 vendors. Great place to shop for Halloween costume supplies or a source for your handmade Christmas projects. For more information go to: thebradleycentre.com
Interested in Tai Chi? Mid Island Tai Chi Club has classes beginning in September for beginners, seated & continuing students. For more information, visit midislandtaichi.org Contact us at: email@example.com or 778-744-0413.
Attention Quilters - We Need You! Quilts are desperately needed for our injured Canadian Military Members, especially during this Covid crisis. Anyone interested in helping out with this shortage, please contact me:
firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our website: www.quiltsofvalour.ca
Toastmasters - The Arbutus Toastmasters Club in Parksville BC meets every Monday from 7-9pm (except statutory holidays). All welcome. Visit: arbutus.toastmastersclubs.org
Interested in Curling This Winter? The Qualicum & District Curling Club hosting a ‘Give It a Curl’ afternoon on Sat., Sept 25, 1-4pm. Pre-registration required. Visit qualicumcurling.ca for more information.
Volunteers Wanted: Help us advance Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) Vaccine research in older adults. A Victoria based research team is participating in a RSV vaccine research trial & are looking for volunteers aged 60 years & older. If you are interested in participating in the trial & would like more information, please contact Claire at: 250-382-6270, ext 2484 or email email@example.com
Butterfly World - Season Open Now! Join us in our tropical greenhouse to experience 100’s of tropical butterflies from around the world. 1080 Winchester Rd., Coombs. More info: 250-248-7026.
Family Nascar Racing Now Open! Daily 11-7:30pm. 1460 Springhill Rd., Coombs. 250-668-9135. We also have outdoor lazer tag, archery & axe throwing.
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