FREE listings for non-profit community events. Please email, 25 words or less, to: events@myCoffeeNews.ca (no attachments). Deadline Tuesdays noon.
Keep the Hope Alive ~ Michael Dunahee! 30th Annual family 5km walk/run through the beautiful streets of Esquimalt on March 28, 9am. Supporting Child Find BC. Wheelchair, stroller & pet friendly route. Registration categories: Children ($15), 1 - 12; Adults ($20), 13+ ; Family’s ($16 pp), up to 5 members; Corporate ($16 pp), up to 10 members; International ($15, sorry no t-shirts). T-shirts can be picked up on Sat., Mar 27, 10am-12pm @ Esquimalt Rec Centre, 527 Fraser St., & if you are out of town we will mail to you. Info, contact Crystal Dunahee at email@example.com or call 250-888-3655.
Coats for Kids! Hillside Centre is accepting new or gently worn winter coats for children & teens. The ‘Drop-Off’ bin is located across from Guest Services. Collection ends March 30, 2021.
Lego Exhibition: The creative force has arrived at the Sidney Museum with the ever-popular, annual Lego Exhibition celebrating over 60 years of Lego imagination. Dozens of Star Wars-themed Lego models provide a special focus for this exciting exhibit, rounded out by hundreds of other Lego models including Hogwarts Castle & Lego model of the Bugatti Chiron automobile. Running now until March 31, 10am-4pm, 2423 Beacon Ave., & 4th St., in the lower level of the Old Post Office, in historic Sidney-by-the Sea.
Drive Thru Bottle Drive: Fundraiser to support Camp Barnard, April 10, 8:30am-4pm, Canadian Tire, 1519 Admirals Rd. No sorting, no contact!
Poutine With Purpose: Annual food fundraiser festival in Victoria, April 23 - May 1. Find a restaurant at poutinewithpurpose.com, eat poutine, help provide a healthy meal to a youth in need through Mealshare charity partners.
Broad View United Spring Book Sale: Formerly St. Aidan’s Church, Sat., April 24, 10am-2pm, 3703 St. Aidan’s Place. Hundreds of very reasonably priced books of all kinds. Books also available every Wed., from10am-6pm, at our newly renovated Thrift Store. Donations always welcomed
Stelly’s Secondary Musical Theatre presents ‘The Drowsy Chaperone’. Now available on demand. Enjoy a show full of mixups & mayhem in the comfort of your own home until Feb. 2022! Tix $15 to support our students & program. Visit: www.showtix4u.com/event-details/43476
Please Support the Fire Fighters! All funds go towards purchasing equipment for Burn Care, providing assistance to burn survivors, maintaining the burn house, promoting burn awareness & more. To donate or for more info, call 250-370-BURN (2876).
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 email firstname.lastname@example.org
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 $20,000 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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