FAMOUS IMAGES INSPIRATION Van Gogh, Picasso, Monet, Davinci and more. Opens January 4, 7pm runs to Jan 26 Ladysmith Waterfront Gallery 610 Oyster Bay Drive
FREE BELLYFIT CLASSES w/ Christy Greenwood, 5:15-6:15 Holistic & Conscious Fitness for Women Matraea Centre, 170 Craig St Duncan 250 737 1800 (Jan. 9, 16, 23, 30)
COMEDY NIGHT WITH SHIRLEY GNOME A household word on the Vancouver comedy scene, Shirley returns to Duncan with a do-not-miss show. 9-11pm at River Rock Pub (in the Travelodge hotel), 140 TransCanada Hwy. Cover $5. Longevity John 250-748-4311.
KINGSLEY HILL BOOK SIGNING “My Best Friend” 1-3pm, Ten Old Books, 102-330 Duncan St. (In The Duncan Garage)
HERBICIDAL MANIACS LIVE IN CONCERT country, rock, folk, blues. 8pm-12am Craig St. Brew Pub, Duncan.No Cover. 250-753-2445
NOT YET QUARTET Jazz at Crofton Sunday Jam Sessions 2-5pm
Jan. 12, 19, 26 at the Crofton Hotel and Pub, 1534 Joan Ave. $5 Cover.
BIRDS EYE COVE FARM SUNDAYS
Hot beverages and fresh baked goods at the farm.
10am-4pm, 5881 Genoa Bay Road.
PARENT AND CHILD MOTHER GOOSE – AGES 2- 4
Free, playful, magical 8-10 week experience for babies and toddlers ( 0-2 years) and their parents.
Mill Bay Library, 10:15am-11am (Jan 13,20,27)
A new series of intimate music concerts hosted by Sarah Hagen, piano and Markus Takizawa, viola. Each event begins with coffee, tea, treats and a chance to talk with the musicians. Adults $20. Cowichan Theatre 250-748-7529.
THE BLUEGRASS SHOW with Bob Johns / Barrie Hemmings from the popular Island band Bluegrass Fever, old-time fun. No cover Travelodge, 140 TransCanada Hwy.
THE HEART OF DRUMMING – FREE CLASS
7:30-8:30pm with Karin Lewis Adage Studio,
126 Government St 250-748-6750.
PARENT AND CHILD MOTHER GOOSE – INFANTS- Free, playful, magical 8-10 week experience for babies and toddlers ( 0-2 years) and their parents. Mill Bay Library, 11am-Noon (Jan 15,22,29)
ARGENTINE TANGO LESSONS FOR BEGINNERS
Island Savings Centre. Starting Jan.15th for 6 weeks 7:00-8:30 pm
To register 250 748-2477
IDEAS FOR PHOTOGRAPHING BIRDS 1-3pm. Cost $10 with annual Elder College membership. Island Saving Centre, 2687 James St, Duncan. 250-746-0450.
ALL AGES ROCK SHOW: Trace The Sky/Chunkasaurus/Redwood Green Orca Ballroom
140 Trans-Canada Highway, Duncan $10/$12 Door
THE VICTORIA SYMPHONY
Presented by the Cowichan Symphony Society Cowichan Theatre, Conducted by Tania Miller with special guest Caroline Goulding on violin. Tickets $40/25. 250-748-7529.
SACRED CHANT CIRCLE 7-8:30pm at Rivendell Yurt in Glenora. By donation. 250-748-2089.
REEL ALTERNATIVES: UNFINISHED SONG 7pm at the Cowichan Theatre. $12/Students $5. Benefits CVHospice.
EVERGREEN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE EVENING Junior Kindergarten to Grade 8 3515 Watson Ave, www.evergreenbc.net 6pm-8pm
FREE CHAKRA YOGA CLASS 6:30-8pm at Rivendell Yurt in Glenora. Pre-register 250-748-2089 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
EVERGREEN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE DAYTIME Junior Kindergarten to Grade 8 3515 Watson Ave, www.evergreenbc.net 10am-12 noon
GRAINS TO SALMON
The importance of forage fish with biologist Ramona de Graaf. 7:30pm at Freshwater EcoCentre, 1080 Wharncliffe Rd, Duncan. Free and open to all. 250-746-6141 or email@example.com.
WOMEN’S YOGA CLASS
7:15pm-8:15pm at Matraea Centre, Duncan. 250-748-2089 or firstname.lastname@example.org
January 24- 26
LET GO OF WHAT HAS YOU HAS YOU –
Have you been afraid to reveal what you long to heal? With Lori Austein, CHT, JD and LInda Riley MA, LMFT, CHT LIla Music Centre Yurt To register 250 597 7459
MAKING PLANT MEDICINES: TINCTURE MAKING PART 2
Learn how to make medicinal tinctures at home for your medicine cabinet. Kind Tiger Clinic, 5241 Koksilah Rd, Duncan. 250-815-0863.
ROMEO AND JULIET: BALLET JORGEN CANADA
A Vancouver Island exclusive performance! Young local dancers and professionals in the classic tale of lovers in a dangerous time. 7:30pm at the Cowichan Theatre 250-748-7529 or www.balletjorgen.ca.
16th ANNUAL WARMLAND CALLIGRAPHERS SHOW AND SALE
9:30-5pm until Feb. 27 at The Loft Art Gallery (Valley Vines to Wines) Mill Bay Shopping Centre, 260-2720 Mill Bay Rd email@example.com FREE
QIGONG SEMINAR WITH SIFU LEE MASTERS:’WILD GOOSE 1st 64’: Saturday 1-5pm, Sunday 11am-3pm at the Rivendell Yurt, 5215 Bills Road in Glenora www.WildGooseQigongCentre.com. Register: 250 748 4060 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
PETER HOLMES HUNTER/JUMPER CLINIC Hosted by Millshaw Meadows Equestrian Centre, 1101 Shawnigan-Mill Bay Rd, Cobble Hill. All levels welcome. Cathie at email@example.com
“POWER AND PANACHE” Classical Music Concert with Swedish/American virtuoso Elias-Axel Petterson on piano, followed by a delicious “Meet the Artists Reception”. Tickets $15/$20 door 2pm St. Michael’s Church, Chemainus 250-748-8196
FOR THE LOVE OF WORDS Enjoy or share writing in a casual, laid-back setting w/ Bill Levity, Travelodge Duncan 8pm No cover. firstname.lastname@example.org.
BEAUTIFUL FACES WITH VOICES CVAC presents an inspiring photography show at PORTALS, Mon.-Fri.
10-5pm, Sat. 10-1pm. Free. Until Feb. 6.
LADYSMITH CAMERA CLUB MEETING 7pm, Hardwick Hall, High Street at 3rd Avenue Ladysmith. Everyone welcome. Non-members $5 drop-in www.LadysmithCameraClub.com
JODINE CARRUTHERS SEMINAR: IF YOUR HORSE COULD TALK 6-8:30pm Providence Farm 1843 Tzouhalem Rd, Duncan Equine Behaviour Specialist to provide insight and inspiration for confusing and frustrating horse behaviours. Tickets $30 1/2 proceeds to CTRA. Limited seating 250-746-1028 or email@example.com.
IRELAND Also Feb. 6, 1-3:30pm. Cost $21/2 sessions with Elder College annual membership. Island Savings Centre, 2687 James St. Duncan. 250 746 0450.
AN EVENING WITH DR. GORDON NEUFELD
7 -9pm For parents, caregivers, teachers and grandparents. Chemainus Festival Theatre, Tickets $25 Call to reserve 250 246 9820
MY FAIR LADY
South Island Musical Theatre Society presents the classic story of Henry Higgins betting that he can transform Eliza Doolittle into higher class by getting her to speak English properly. Opening night only $20 adults/$8 students. 7:30pm at Cowichan Theatre. 250-748-7529.
AWAKENING THE GODDESS
Dance Ceremony-Circle. 6:30-9:30pm. Pre-register 250-709-1921 or www.shaunadevlin.com.