FREE listings for non-profit community events. Please email, 25 words or less, to: events@myCoffeeNews.ca (no attachments). Deadline Tuesdays noon.
Sidney Lions Club Bottle Drive: Saturday, April 10, 10am–2 pm, Mary Winspear Parking lot.
Esquimalt Farmers Market’s 7th Season runs on Thursdays from April 1- September 16, 430-730pm in The Township of Esquimalt’s Memorial Park, 1200 Esquimalt Rd. Join us in celebrating small business & supporting local food! It is a privilege to provide nourishment to Greater Victoria through use of this beautiful space.
Virtual Speed Dating for Nature Lovers: Have real conversations with local singles from the comfort of your own home! No pictures & profiles, no messaging & no masks! We’re so excited to offer a new way to connect with real people. You’ll get to know Vancouver Island singles who love to get out & enjoy nature. Maybe you’ll meet a new hiking or paddling partner, or discuss new places to explore. For more info or to register, email: info@FreshConnections.ca Virtual venue, April 10, 45+ at 7pm. Under 45, at 9pm.
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
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 email@example.com
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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