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collapse Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Roberts Creek Commnity Mandala
Time:12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location:entrance to Roberts Creek Pier
Cost:na
The 17th annual community mandala, Join 600 painers over four days to co-create this year's vision. Paint and brushes supplied. Donations welcome. Info www.robertscreekmandala.org

collapse Thursday, July 24, 2014
Cannery Row
Time:8:00 PM
Location:Garden Bay Pub
Cost:na
July 24-26. Gary Comeau, Tim Hearsey & Chris Nordquist.

collapse Friday, July 25, 2014
Powell River Sea Fair
Time:8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location:Willingdon Beach Park Marine Ave Powell River
Cost:tba
Contact:Darlene Rekve
Phone:604.414.7178
July 25-27. Come out and celebrate the 50th anniversary of Sea Fair. Don't miss the great entertainment, awesome fireworks, carnival midway, food, fun and sun! More info http://powellriverseafair.ca/

Friday Dinner Music featuring The Organics
Time:6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location:Roberts Creek Legion 219
Cost:No Cover, Donations greatly appreciated
Contact:Grant Olsen
Phone:604.886.1965
Live intimate music by jazz/blues trio The Organics and delicious affordable dinner and dessert by Trish Thompson.

collapse Saturday, July 26, 2014
Sea Cavalcade - 46th Anniversary
Location:various locations in Gibsons
Cost:na
Phone:604.886.3059
July 26-27, "Fiesta by the Sea" many events, parade, food, fun, fireworks, games and more. more info www.seacavalcade.ca

Day Out of Time Manna Festival
Location:Mandala at the Pier in Roberts Creek
Cost:na
Dance on the newly painted 17th Annual Mandala.

Playback
Location:Gilligans Pub, Sechelt
Cost:na
as Gilligans Pub turns 30.

SC Grandmothers & Grandothers Bake Sale
Time:9:00 AM
Location:Trail Bay Mall
Cost:na
Proceeds go to Stephen Lewis Foundation.

"Octa Radiance" The Seafair After Party
Time:10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location:Studio 56 5813 Ash Ave Powell River
Cost:$10 @ door
Contact:Mitch James
Phone:604.413.3366
Light Show-Dance Party-Bar and Lounge. https://www.facebook.com/events/1504611883087373/

Coastal Sand Summer Celebration
Time:11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location:Buccaneer Bay Provincial Park on North Thormanby Island
Cost:na
Phone:604.202.2381
A fun family event to celebrate the unique coastal sand ecosystems Thormanby Islands.Booths, guided naturalist walks and more. Hosted by the South Coast Conservation Program and the Ruby Lake Lagoon Nature Reserve Society.

Sechelt Summer Music Series
Time:12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Location:Sechelt Library Lawn
Presented By:The District of Sechelt
Cost:free
Contact:Joe Stanton
Email:hellojoe@joestanton.com
Web Link:sechelt summer music series
free concert with Reg and Lynne Dickson at the Library Lawn

Story Theatre at Sea Cavalcade
Time:3:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Location:Gower Point Rd. (between Winn and School Rd.), Gibsons
Presented By:Driftwood Players Story Theatre
Cost:Free
Contact:Radhika Samwald
Phone:604.886.4222
Web Link:https://www.facebook.com/livestorytheatre
Story Theatre is back! Join local audiences at Sea Cavalcade, and enjoy the open-air magic of summer fairytales. Our community theatre troupe brings humour and colour to a thirty minute show for all ages! 1st performance at 3:45pm, 2nd performance at 4:30pm.

Charlotte Wrinch
Time:6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location:Chaster's Restaurant, Bonniebrook Lodge
Presented By:Lina and Mark
Cost:by donation
Tickets:bonniebrook.com for reservations
Contact:Lina or Mark
Phone:604.886.8956
Charlotte Wrinch performs at Chaster's Restaurant in beautiful Bonniebrook Lodge, 6:00 - 9:00 pm. Come out for an elegant and romantic evening of gentle live music and first class cuisine. Reservations are recommended, 604-886-8956.

Trancend with Shine Kelly
Time:7:00 PM
Location:Yoga by the Sea, Roberts Creek
Cost:tba
A unique musical experience opening the doors of possibilities.

Zen Archer Collective
Time:9:00 PM
Location:Roberts Creek Legion
Cost:at the door

Sandy Hook Star Party
Time:9:00 PM
Location:Tot Park, 5916 Skookumchuk Rd, Sechelt (Sandy Hook), BC
Presented By:Sunshine Coast Centre, Royal Astronomical Society of Canada
Cost:by donation
Tickets:n/a
Contact:Charles Ennis
Phone:778.458.2666
Email:cuhulain@telus.net
Web Link:Sunshine Coast Astronomy web site
Solar scopes out at 7:30 PM to look at solar flares and sunspots, night scopes out at dark to look at planets and other night sky wonders

collapse Sunday, July 27, 2014
Kids' Fishing Derby
Time:9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location:Gibsons Wharf
Cost:na
Bring a bucket, an adult, fishing equipment and a life jacket.

Small Wooden Boat Festival
Time:10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location:Holland Park, Gibsons
Cost:na
Phone:604.886.8232
Web Link:http://www.sunshinecoastmuseum.ca
presented by Sunshine Coast Museum & Archives

Free Market
Time:11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location:Roberts Creek Gazebo behind the library
Cost:na
Last Sunday of the month. Bring items to give away and help yourself to stuff other people bring. This is an experiment in an alternative, more sharing economy.

Up the Noise for Howe Sound
Time:1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location:Thornborough Channel (North End of Gambier Island to McNab Creek Valley)
Cost:na
Kayak, sail, paddle, and power your way to Howe Sound. Join others to make some noise to save this beautiful place. Music by 'The Brothers'. http://futureofhowesound.org/campaigns/environment/sunday-july-27th-up-the-noise-for-howe-sound/

Glass bead demo by Aileen Reilly
Time:2:00 PM
Location:5630 Andres Road, Sechelt
Presented By:Gibsons Public Art Gallery
Cost:free
Contact:Michael Aze
Phone:604.886.0531
Email:info@gpag.ca
Web Link:http://www.gpag.ca
Glass bead demo by glass artist Aileen Reilly as an extension of GPAG's Balance exhibition

Off the Garden Path into the Ravine
Time:2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:Sunshine Coast Botanical Gardens, Mason Rd, Sechelt
Cost:suggested donation $10
Phone:604.740.3969
Web Link:http://www.coastbotanicalgarden.org
Join Mary Blockberger for an off-path adventure, outside the west gate down into the ravine to Wakefield Creek to experience this special ecosystem up close. The route will be a bit steep with uneven footing and no path, so sturdy footwear and a good sense of balance are required. Limited to 10 people to protect the native plants.

Theatre Now! AGM & Potluck
Time:3:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location:Four Square Church Annex (brick building beside the church) 4640 Manson Powell River
Cost:na
Contact:Nicole Narbonne
Phone:604.414.8003
Refreshments shared.

Story Theatre at Party in the Park
Time:5:00 PM
Location:Dougall Park, Gibsons
Presented By:Driftwood Players Story Theatre
Cost:Free
Contact:Radhika Samwald
Phone:604.886.4222
Web Link:https://www.facebook.com/livestorytheatre
Come out and enjoy Story Theatre at Party in the Park! Our community troupe brings a thirty minute run of colourful fairytales to the festivities. For all ages!

PRCC: Stand-up Comedy Night
Time:8:00 PM
Location:The Hub 6275 Marine Avenue Powell RIver
Cost:TBA
Contact:Jessyca
Phone:604.483.2228
A high-energy evening filled with stand-up comedy...anyone wanting to do a 3-minute or 5-minute set (even if you've never done stand-up comedy before!), get in contact with Ionatan Waisgluss at powellrivercomedy@gmail.com

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Reception - Rogest Youth Art Exhibit
Time:1:30 PM
Location:Sunshine Coast Arts Centre, Sechelt
Cost:na
Phone:604.885.5412
Email:sc_artscouncil@dccnet.com
Web Link:http://www.scartscouncil.com
View the work from kids 8 - 18 years old produced during the workshop.

collapse Thursday, July 31, 2014
Summer Reading Club: Battle of the Books Wrap-up
Time:10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:Powell River Public Library 4411 Michigan Ave
Cost:na
Contact:Sarah Barton-Bridges
Phone:604.485.8625
Summer Reading Club: FunnyBiz concludes its reading competition. . Registration is not required – come by for your prizes or to play some games and activities. sbartonbridges@powellriverlibrary.ca

collapse Friday, August 01, 2014
Russell Marsland-Mark Vance and the Band
Location:Garden Bay Pub
Cost:na
Fri-Sat 8pm. Sun 2pm

Music in the Landing - Axel Loitz
Time:1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location:Gibsons Public Market, 473 Gower Point Rd
Cost:na
Web Link:http://www.facebook.com/music.landing
vocals and guitar

Friday Dinner & Live Music
Time:6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Location:Roberts Creek Legion 219
Cost:no cover, tips greatly appreciated
Contact:Grant Olsen
Phone:604-886-1965
Web Link:http://http://www.charlottewrinch.com/
Charlotte Wrinch returns to entertain diners with her captivating voice and moving songs. Dinner served from 5:45-9:45PM with music from 6-7:30PM. No cover, tips greatly appreciated.

Music in the Landing - Sostenuto
Time:7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location:Gazebo on Gibsons Wharf
Cost:by donation
Web Link:http://www.facebook.com/music.landing
From tango to choro, French musette to folk melodies, Sosten...uto is a worthwhile treat for the senses. www.facebook.com/music.landing

Selina Martin
Time:8:00 PM
Location:Roberts Creek Legion 219
Cost:$6 members $12 guests of members
Phone:604.886.1965
Selina Martin is a highly acclaimed and truly original songwriter. Based in Toronto with roots in the Ottawa Valley she is an artist who has forged her own brand of pop by melding rock, new wave, punk, dance, folk and occasionally country, always with smart lyrics and always making it her own.

collapse Saturday, August 02, 2014
Book Faire
Time:10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location:Sechelt Public Library
Cost:na

Gambier Summer Family Fair
Time:10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location:Gambier Island Community Hall
Cost:tba
Kids games and races, face painting and henna, pie context, silent auction, crafts and more. Dog free and licensed event.

Music in the Landing - Maya Broeke and Aren Ludlow
Time:11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location:Pioneer Square next to the Gibsons Info Centre
Cost:donation
Web Link:http://www.facebook.com/music.landing
Young musicians on violin and guitar. www.facebook.com/music.landing

Artist talk by Todd Clark
Time:2:00 PM
Location:Gibsons Public Art Gallery
Presented By:Gibsons Public Art Gallery
Cost:free
Contact:Michael Aze
Phone:604.886.0531
Email:info@gpag.ca
Web Link:http://www.gpag.ca
Talk by artist Todd Clark: "What I've Learned as an Artist"

Sunshine Coast Ping Pong Tournament
Time:2:00 PM
Location:Sechelt Outdoor Tennis Courts
Cost:$10 for Tournament (inc. admission) $5 admission only
Tickets:Trail Bay Source for Sports, Sechelt, you must pre-register. All ages, 3 divisions to choose from.
Contact:Trail Bay Sports
Phone:604.885.2512
This amazing event will feature three tables for tournament play, three that are open for anyone to play, a Persephone Beer Garden served by the Sunshine Coast Roller Girls, a BBQ, Sturgeon samples from Target Marine, music, and prizes for 1st place in each division, and for best costume!

Sechelt Summer Music Series - Charlotte Wrinch opens for Berni G
Time:7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Location:Sechelt Public Library Lawn
Presented By:Joe Stanton and the Town of Sechelt
Cost:by donation
Contact:Joe Stanton
Email:joe@joestanton.com
Web Link:https://soundcloud.com/charlottewrinch
Charlotte Wrinch opens for fabulous Berni G. 7:00 - 7:45 pm

Music in the Landing - Double Bill
Time:7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Location:Winegarden Waterfront Park, Gibsons
Cost:donation
Web Link:http://www.facebook.com/music.landing
7:00 Itamar Erez, international award winning guitar; 8:00 Graham Ord, Anna Lumiere and Friends

DJ Night featuring Jason Whyte
Time:9:00 PM
Location:Roberts Creek Legion 219
Cost:$5 members $10 guests of members
Phone:604.886.1965

collapse Sunday, August 03, 2014
6th Annual Edible Garden Tour
Time:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location:Powell River
Cost:donation
Contact:Vanessa Sparrow
Phone:604.414.7437
5 gardens in Edgehill and Cranberry in the morning, and 4 in Wildwood in the afternoon. More Info: http://prfoodsecurity.org/

Dog Day
Time:11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location:Botanical Gardens, Mason Rd
Cost:by donation
Web Link:http://www.coastbotanicalgarden.org
Dogs may bring well-behaved oweners on a leash for a walk around the Garden.

Music in the Landing - Billy Hillpicker Band
Time:11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location:Sun Dial Stage next to Gibsons Sunday Market, Holland Park
Cost:donation
Web Link:http://www.facebook.com/music.landing
Old time harmonies, banjos, guitars and fiddle with Teryl Mullock, Murray Wilson, John Lepore and Gord Beynon. www.facebook.com/music.landing

Story Theatre outside the Sechelt Band Hall
Time:2:00 PM
Location:Outside Sechelt Community Band Hall (5555 Sunshine Coast Hwy)
Presented By:Driftwood Players Story Theatre
Cost:Free
Contact:Radhika Samwald
Phone:604.886.4222
Web Link:https://www.facebook.com/livestorytheatre?ref_type=bookmark
Enjoy summer street theatre, Story Theatre style! This year's 30 min. line-up includes 'Lion and the Mouse,' 'Princess and the Pea,' Salmon Boy,' 'Three Wishes,' and 'Jack and the Beanstalk.' You're welcome to join us outside the Sechelt Band Hall, for an open-air show for all ages!

collapse Monday, August 04, 2014
BC Day Special Event - Katherine Penfold, Miles Black, Jodi Proznick
Time:1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location:Winegarden Waterfront Park, Gibsons Landing
Cost:donation
Web Link:http://www.facebook.com/music.landing
Music in the Landing presents this outstanding trio of jazz and other original tunes from volcalist Katherine Penfold with Miles Black on piano and guitar and Jodi Proznick, bass. www.facebook.com/music.landing

Steam Train rides for BC Day & Midsummer's Feast
Time:4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location:Paradise Exhibition Park 4365 McLeod Road Powell River
Cost:TBA
Contact:Dave Florence
More Info: http://prforestrymuseum.org/miniaturerailway.htm

collapse Thursday, August 07, 2014
Travelling Puppet Show
Time:10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:Sliammon Child Development Resource Centre 4915 Salish Drive Powell River
Cost:na
Contact:Sarah Barton-Bridges
Phone:604.485.8625
Aug 7-9. All-ages show and puppet building craft . No registration is necessary.More Info: www.powellriverlibrary.ca

collapse Friday, August 08, 2014
Festival of the Rolling Arts
Location:Downtown Sechelt
Presented By:Coasters Car Club
Cost:varies
Aug 8-9-10 - gathering and showcase of more than 500 vintage vehicles including the 18th Annual Sleepy Hollow Rod Run on Friday evening Hackett Park/Halfmoon Bay. Show 'n' Shine in downtown Sechelt on Saturday from 9am-5pm. Sunday, a second and smaller Show 'n' Shine at Garden Bay Pub and drag races at the Sechelt airport. www.coasterscarclub.ca/sleepy-hollow/

Friday Dinner & Live Music with Danny Dolen
Time:6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Location:Roberts Creek Legion 219
Cost:no cover, tips greatly appreciated
Phone:604.886.1965
Danny Dolen sings and strums a mix of lively celtic songs, traditionals, sea shanties and Canadiana, 6-7:30PM. Trish serves dinner from 5-10PM. No cover, tips greatly appreciated!

Campfire Sessions
Time:6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location:Willingdon Beach Park Marine Avenue Powell River
Cost:TBA
10 speakers, get 5 minutes each on one topic. The topic for this session is 'For The Love of Food!'. A night of thought-provoking, conversation-creating entertainment.

School of Music Coffee House
Time:7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location:School of Music, Madeira Park
Presented By:Pender Harbour Music Society
Cost:$10
Tickets:Door
Contact:Joanne
Phone:604.883.9749 (or call Janet at 883.2054)
Web Link:http://www.penderharbourmusic.ca
Terrific local musicians featured. Four 25 min. sets in cabaret setting in our waterfront theatre. Coffee and bakied goodies available. This month featuring Skinny Jimmy, Ashley Hautala, Nikki Weber's youth singers.

Hinton Hart Band
Time:8:00 PM
Location:Garden Bay Pub
Cost:na
Sat-Sun 8pm. Sun 2pm plus Pender Harbour Show & Shine.

collapse Saturday, August 09, 2014
13th International Howe Sound Outrigger Race 2014
Location:Gibsons Marina and Dock
Cost:na
Aug 8-9. This event is recognized as one of the major paddling events of its kind in Canada and continues to enjoy international acclaim as one of the top ten outrigger races in the world. http://clippercanoes.com/outrigger

Gibsons Landing Art Stroll
Time:10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location:various Gibsons Landing locations
Cost:free
Phone:604.886.0531
Email:gpag@dccnet.com
Web Link:http://www.gibsonspublicartgallery.ca
Sat-Sun. Year Six for this Invitation to visit the Landing. 5 Art Galleries including the Landing, GPAG, Daffadowndilly, Sa Boothroyd on the wharf, and WestWind will take part plus various Landing restaurants and shops. Art Draws and Gift Certificates are availalble for all visitors, including the Out-Riggers Canoe Race participants. All are welcome to visit the beautiful Harbour area of Gibsons, with its shops, restaurants and Art galleries.

Texada Artists Studio Tour
Time:10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location:Texada Island - a half hour ferry ride from Powell River
Presented By:Texada Arts Culture and Tourism
Cost:free
Tickets:Holtenwood Gallery, on-line @ www.texadaart.com
Contact:Sandy McCormick
Phone:604.223.0171
Aug 9-10. An exciting artists studio tour will take place this summer on Texada Island, a half-hour ferry ride from Powell River. The Texada Artists Studio Tour (TAST) will feature a talented and diverse group of artistic practices, including painting, fabric arts, sculpture, beadwork, stained glass, lapidary, photography, pottery, fused glass, graphic design and beach glass. Rides are available from the ferry terminal upon request. For more www.texadaart.com

Seniors BBQ
Time:12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location:Cranberry Seniors Centre 6792 Cranberry Street Powell River
Cost:TBA

Story Theatre at Persephone Brewery!
Time:1:00 PM
Location:1053 Stewart Rd, Gibsons
Presented By:Driftwood Players Story Theatre
Cost:Free
Contact:Radhika Samwald
Phone:604.886.4222
Web Link:https://www.facebook.com/livestorytheatre?ref_type=bookmark
Check out Story Theatre's colourful run of fairytales at the local beer farm! Enjoy outdoor family theatre, at Persephone Brewery.

Opening Reception - Metamorphosis
Time:4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location:Doris Crowston Gallery, Sunshine Coast Arts Centre, 5714 Medusa St, Sechelt
Presented By:SCAC
Cost:na
Phone:604.885.5412
Email:sc_artscouncil@dccnet.com
Web Link:http://scartscouncil.com
Juried show of Sunshine Coast Artists exploring the concept of metamorphosis in this group exhibit.

Opening Celebration: Metamorphosis
Time:4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location:Doris Crowston Gallery, Sunshine Coast Arts Centre, Sechelt
Cost:na
Phone:604.885.5412
Email:sc_artscouncil@dccnet.com
Web Link:http://scartscouncil.com
A juried group exhibition showcasing coast artists. Runs to Aug 31 2014

Sunset Stroll for Cancer Research, Awareness and Comfort for All
Time:5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location:Timberlane Track Powell River
Cost:TBA
Contact:Bill Hopkins
Phone:604.414.0857
Enjoy with friends and family,listen to music, stroll, enjoy a silent auction and delicious food. Help funds for our local Oncology unit in Powell River.

Charlotte Wrinch
Time:6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location:Chaster's Restaurant, Bonniebrook Lodge
Presented By:Lina and Mark
Cost:by donation
Tickets:www.bonniebrook.com reservations
Contact:Lina or Mark
Phone:604.886.8956
Charlotte Wrinch performs at Chaster's Restaurant in beautiful Bonniebrook Lodge, 6:00 - 9:00 pm. Come out for an elegant and romantic evening of gentle live music and first class cuisine. Reservations are recommended.

Farm to Fork 50-Mile Diet Dinner
Time:6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location:Hodgins Farm, Powell River
Cost:TBA
Tickets:Breakwater Books, Townsite Brewery, River City Coffee, and the information booth at the Open Air Market
Contact:Kelly Hodgins
Phone:604.485.7025
A beautiful outdoor, long-table dinner on the farm, celebrating local farmers, producers and chefs. Four courses, each paired with beverages from Townsite Brewery and Beaufort Winery. Live music. The proceeds help those who can't be at the table: our low-income, food-insecure neighbours. All funds raised will provide vouchers redeemable for fresh produce, meat and eggs from local farmers. More Info: www.facebook.com/HodginsFarm

Sunshine Brass Choir
Time:7:00 PM
Location:Highland Centre, 657 Highland Rd (intersection of Lower Rd & SC Highway)
Presented By:Sunshine Coast Music Society
Cost:$15 Adults, $5 Child (12 & under)
Tickets:Laedeli (Sunnycrest Mall, Gibsons) Strait Music (Sechelt)
Contact:Terry Andrews
Phone:605.886.7422
Celebrating brass music and brass players: some of the finest brass players on the Coast playing some of the finest brass music in the world. Featuring soloists Danielle Stephens (French horn) and Neal Andrews (trumpet).

Dance at the Lund Gazebo!
Time:9:00 PM
Location:Lund Gazebo, Finn Bay Road, Lund.
Presented By:The Wild Woods Social Club
Cost:$10.00, kids free
Tickets:At the event
Contact:Cris Greenwell
Phone:604.485.0445
Dance with the Wild Woods Social Club, an 8 piece band playing original and other world music - gypsy, reggae, ska, Latin, African, Middle Eastern and more. All at the enchanting Lund Gazebo. Come out for a fun summer night of music!

Matt Watson & Robotic Horse Mechanical Sun
Time:9:00 PM
Location:Roberts Creek Legion 219
Cost:$5 members $10 guests of members
Phone:604.886.1965
Matt Watson and his band make their little legion debut; fiery, edgy rock n roll featuring Matt's own songs. Robotic Horse Mechanical Sun plays an eclectic,mostly original set of alt/country/rock songs that tell endearing stories close to the heart. 9PM. $5 members, $10 guests of members.

collapse Sunday, August 10, 2014
Pender Harbour Show & Shine
Location:Garden Bay Pub
Cost:na
11th annual! Hot rods, cool classics & classic iron shine at our automobile and motorcycle show. Spectators’ votes determine trophy winners at this family-oriented afternoon of cars, bikes, live music, hillbuggy rides, art, crafts, food, raffles and prize giveaways.

Davis Bay Parkway presents musical entertainment with Jim Taylor
Time:2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:Mission Point Park - Davis Bay
Presented By:Davis Bay Parkway and the Sunshine Coast Akroswirls
Cost:Free
Contact:Yvette Fleming
Phone:604.885.7957
Musical Entertainment in the park to raise awareness of Lupus. www.davisbayparkwaysociety.com

collapse Tuesday, August 12, 2014
First Credit Union Movie Under the Stars
Time:6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location:Larry Guthro Park Manson Ave. Powell River
Cost:TBA
Contact:Austin Phillips
Phone:604.489.2011
Free outdoor movie on a giant screen starts when it's dark. Before the movie there will be other forms of interactive entertainment and giveaways. A concession with the proceeds going to a local charity.

collapse Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Summer Choir Concert
Time:7:00 PM
Location:St Hilda's Anglican Church, Sechelt
Cost:donation at the door
Sunshine Coast choristers perform the Dvorak Mass in D+ as well as the Vivaldi Credo co-directed by Sara Douglas and David Millard.

Summer Choir Concert
Time:7:00 PM
Location:St Hilda's Church, Sechelt
Cost:donation
Sunshine Coast choristers perform the Dvorak Mass in D+ as well as the Vivaldi Credo co-directed by Sara Douglas and David Millard.

collapse Thursday, August 14, 2014
32nd Annual Sunshine Coast Festival of the Written Arts
Location:Festival Pavilion, Rockwood Gardents, Sechelt
Presented By:Sunshine Coast Festival of the Written Arts
Cost:tba
Tickets:Festival office, 5511 Shorncliffe Ave, Sechelt
Contact:Jane Davidson
Phone:604.885.9631
Email:info@writersfestival.ca
Web Link:http://www.writersfestival.ca
Aug 14, 15, 16, 17. Canadian literary festival celebrating 30 years in 2012; featuring writers of a wide range of genres; events take place in the 500-seat open air Festival Pavilion in the Rockwood Gardens

Pender Harbour Chamber Music Festival
Time:7:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location:School of Music, Madeira Park
Presented By:Pender Harbour Chamber Music Festival Committee
Cost:$30/ticket; $15 per ticket 18 and under
Tickets:phone and website
Contact:Pender Harbour Chamber Music Festival
Phone:604.989.3995
Web Link:http://penderharbourmusic.ca
Aug 14-17. Five concerts over four days featuring outstanding musicians playing the best of the chamber music repertoire. Check website for details. www.penderharbourmusic.ca

Sandy Bone with Broken Down
Time:8:00 PM
Location:Garden Bay Pub
Cost:na
Thur-Sat 8pm

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Music in the Landing - Bonar Harris
Time:1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location:Gibsons Public Market
Cost:na
Web Link:http://www.facebook.com/music.landing
Singer/guitar

Power of Paint
Time:5:00 PM
Location:5740 Teredo Street, Seaside Centre, Sechelt, BC V0N 3A0
Presented By:Eleven Equal Artists
Cost:FREE
Tickets:No Tickets - just attend
Contact:Janice Rafael
Phone:604.885.5953
Email:elevenequalartists@yahoo.com
Web Link:Power of Paint website
Fri Aug 15, 5-9 pm (evening reception) Sat Aug 16, 10 am-6 pm Sun Aug 17, 10 am-5 pm After 17 years of creative collaboration Eleven Equal Artists will host their third annual exhibition, the Power of Paint. This captivating event will showcase the artists: Morley Baker, Josefa Fritz Barham, Todd Clark, Elizabeth Evans, Greta Grunow Guzek, Carol LaFave, Kim LaFave, Ian MacLeod, Cindy Riach, Nadina Tandy, and Marleen Vermeulen, creations using the medium of paint. Eleven Equal Artists offers you a glimpse into their artistic world with a convergence of creativity in the Power of Paint.

Blackberry Festival Street Party
Time:6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location:Marine Ave, Powell River
Cost:na
Contact:Cathy MacDonald
Phone:604.483.9454
Marine Avenue is closed off and thousands of people jam the street, enjoying music,art and shopping while tasting blackberry treats. Volunteers are always needed. More Info: http://marineavepowellriver.com

Friday dinner & Live Music with Denise Olson
Time:6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Location:Roberts Creek Legion 219
Cost:no cover, tips greatly appreciated
Phone:604.886.1965
Kitchen open 5-10PM, hear Denise Olson sing and strum rom 6-7:30PM. No cover, tips greatly appreciated!

Music in the Landing - Anagram
Time:7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location:Gazebo on Gibsons wharf
Cost:donation
Web Link:http://www.facebook.com/music.landing
Jazz duo Anna Lumiere, piano and Graham Ord, sax, flute and percussion. www.facebook.com/music.landing

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Rodz' N' Hogz & Bike Charity Raly
Time:10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location:Crossroad Grill, Hwy 101, Garden Bay
Cost:na
Phone:604.883.9976
Live music, raffles, food, silent auction and more. Proceeds to Pender Harbour Fire Dept.

27th Annual Hackett Park Arts and Crafts Fair
Time:10:00 AM - 5:00 AM
Location:Hackett Park (Trail & Dolphin) Sechelt
Presented By:SC Arts Council
Cost:Suggested Donation: $3 Adults; $2 Seniors
Contact:Sheenah Main
Phone:604.885.5412
Web Link:http://www.scartscouncil.com
Aug 16, 10-5pm; Aug 17, 10-4. Artists and artisans from across the province feature one-of-a-kind works. Bring the entire family and enjoy live music, food and children's activities while you take in the sights. This is a fundraiser for the SC Arts Council

Book Faire
Time:10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location:Sechelt Public Library
Cost:na

Arts Alive in the Park
Time:11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location:Willingdon Beach Park Marine Avenue Powell River
Cost:Booth Fees: Non-food booth space: $20 Food booths: $35 for one day; $60 for both days Arts Council Members: free
Contact:Norah LeClare
Phone:604.487.0177
Aug 16-17. Two days of summer fun with art, music, workshops, community information and family activities that include a bike decorating contest, CD'painting and a magnetic marble playbox to bring out the creative streak of both kids and adults. To participate please register online (see link below). Email: info@powellriverartscouncil.com More Info: http://www.powellriverartscouncil.com/arts_alive/

GALLERY SALE - 25% off all paintings
Time:11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location:879 Agnes Road, Roberts Creek
Presented By:RoseAnn Janzen
Cost:free
Contact:RoseAnn Janzen
Phone:604.886.0936
Email:rajanzen@eastlink.ca
Web Link:http://www.rajanzen.com
Aug 16 - 17. Big Sale of Original Paintings by RoseAnn Janzen 25% off everything

Astronomy in the Park
Time:1:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location:Porpoise Bay Provincial Park, picnic area
Presented By:Sunshine Coast Centre, Royal Astronomical Society
Cost:free admission
Contact:Mike Bradley / Charles Ennis
Phone:604.740.8244 / 778.839.4702
Web Link:http://www.coastastronomy.ca
Activities include solar viewing, exhibits, give-aways, Amphitheatre presentation at dusk, night sky observing with club telescopes.

Rainforest Circus 2014 - The Underworld
Time:1:00 PM
Location:Porpoise Bay Provincial Park
Presented By:deer crossing the art farm
Cost:$10 adults, $5 school age children
Tickets:at the event
Email:contact@deercrossingtheartfarm.org
Web Link:http://vimeo.com/82466966
Saturday 1pm, 3pm, 5pm; Sunday 11am (pay what you can), 1pm, 3pm. The Rainforest Circus visits the Underworld. This show will run again during the Synchronicity Festival.

Stained glass demo
Time:2:00 PM
Location:Gibsons Public Art Gallery
Presented By:Gibsons Public Art Gallery
Cost:free
Contact:Michael Aze
Phone:604.886.0531
Email:info@gpag.ca
Web Link:http://www.gpag.ca
Stained glass demo by glass artist Susan Furze

Story Theatre at Astronomy in the Park
Time:3:00 PM
Location:Porpoise Bay Provincial Park, Sechelt
Presented By:Driftwood Players Story Theatre
Cost:Free
Contact:Radhika Samwald
Phone:604.886.4222
Web Link:https://www.facebook.com/livestorytheatre?ref_type=bookmark
Join the fun at Astronomy in the Park! Story Theatre performs a colourful run of fairytales at this oceanside family festival.

Max Cameron Class of 74 Reunion
Time:6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location:
Cost:TBA
Contact:Kelly Dejong
Phone:604.485.9114
Formal Gathering with appys and drinks. Dance or just socialize. End time is not set in stone.....party on! Email: hkdejong@telus.net

A.M.Project
Time:9:00 PM
Location:Roberts Creek Legion 219
Cost:$5 members $10 guests of members
Phone:604.886.1965
A.M.Project lays down some jazz/funk/reggae grooves for the dancefloor. $5 members $10 guests with members. 9PM

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Story Theatre at the Hackett Park Craft Fair!
Time:12:00 PM
Location:Hackett Park, Sechelt
Presented By:Driftwood Players Story Theatre
Cost:Free
Contact:Radhika Samwald
Phone:604.886.4222
Web Link:https://www.facebook.com/livestorytheatre?ref_type=bookmark
Don't miss Story Theatre's last public performance of the summer! Enjoy the magic of open air theatre at the annual Hackett Park Craft Fair. A colourful run of fairytales, for all ages!

Gary Comeau and Simon Paradis
Time:2:00 PM
Location:Garden Bay Pub
Cost:na

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Lund Dayz
Time:6:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location:Lund, BC - various locations
Presented By:Lund Community Society
Cost:various
Tickets:n/a
Contact:Tara Thurber
Phone:604.483.1712
Aug 20-24. This multi-day festival offers a fishing derby, live, local music at local venues all week long, a tasting festival with Talent Show in downtown Lund and a Music Festival at the Lund Community Gazebo. Festivities end with a community picnic and acoustic jam on Sunday. www.lundbc.ca

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Cannery Row
Location:Garden Bay Pub
Cost:na
Thur-Sat 8pm

Cultural Night Fundraiser
Time:5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location:Sechelt Nation Longhouse
Presented By:Aboriginal and Eco Tours
Cost:$20 adults, $10 children, $40 family of 4
Tickets:Aboriginal and Eco Tours, 5790 Teredo St, Sechelt Info Centre
Phone:604.747.1048
Feast and Cultural Performance, door prizes, raffe, 50/50. ab.ecotoursbc@gmail.com

Youth On-Air Summer Radio Book Club Discussion
Time:7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location:CJMP Powell River Community Radio 4476C Marine Ave
Cost:No admission or registration required.
Phone:604.485.8663
Radio + teen bookaholics = Youth On-Air Summer Radio Book Club! choose a book from our top 10 reading list and read. Put on your critic’s ballcap and plan your discussion points for Community Radio for a no-opinions-barred live on-air book club discussion! Open to youths age 14-18.

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5th Annual Synchronicity Coast Arts Festival
Location:Shirley Macey Park
Presented By:deer crossing the art farm
Cost:entry $10 adults, srs/stnds $8; + Circus $10 adults, $8 srs/stnds
Web Link:http://www.synchronicityfestival.ca
A 3 day outdoor Coast Arts Fest featuring Music, The Rainforest Circus and Workshops. Fri 5-11pm; Sat 10am-11pm, Sun 10am-5pm.

Live Music, Food & Beer
Location:Westview Wharf, Powell River
Cost:$15 each night or $25 both nights
Tickets:Rockit Music, Capone's & Townsite Brewing
Contact:Amy Sharp
Friday, Robotic Horse Mechanical Sun & Paradise; Saturday, Powell River alumni, Ildiko Jan Kelly, Dawson Brown, Jasper Snow Sassaman, Potential Union, Wasted Thumb. Wood fired pizza and more. Fundraiser for PR's Destination Imagination Team. https://www.facebook.com/events/324882391001351/

Friday Dinner & Live Music with John "Tenbear" Thompson
Time:6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Location:Roberts Creek Legion 219
Cost:no cover, tips greatly appreciated
Phone:604.886.1965
Kitchen open 5:45-9:45PM, come enjoy the bluesy/rootsy and richly exotic music of John "Tenbear" Thompson, from 6-7:30PM. No cover. Tips greatly appreciated.

Music in the Landing - Lowry Olafson and Friends
Time:7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location:Gazebo on the Gibsons Wharf
Cost:na
Web Link:http://www.facebook.com/music.landing
Singer, songwriter with many CDs of original folk music with a wide range of musical styles. www.facebook.com/music.landing

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Creek Daze 2014
Location:Roberts Creek
Presented By:Roberts Creek Community Association
Cost:Free Event during the day
Higgeldy Piggeldy Parade followed at noon by local music, vendors, food, kids area at the Pier. Watch for details http://robertscreekcommunity.ca

Southern Belles Art Hop
Time:11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location:Lang Bay, Powell River
Presented By:11 artists: Ursula Medley, Brenda Neall, Karin Birch, Pat Dixon, Lee Mackenzie, Maggie Poole, Lee Bailey, Laurie Lee, Lenora Sattman, Collene Crain, Sally Steele
Cost:free
Tickets:Maps available at Artique
Contact:Ursula Medley
Phone:604.223.0448
Web Link:http://www.ursulamedley.com
Aug 23-24. Southern Belles ART HOP, a mini Studio Tour 11 artists, 4 studios including: Ursula Medley, Brenda Neall, Karin Birch, Pat Dixon, Lee Mackenzie, Maggie Poole, Lee Bailey, Laurie Lee, Lenora Sattman, Collene Crain, Sally Steele Paintings, Ceramics, Jewelry, Pottery, Assemblage.

Music in the Landing - Katie and the Cornpones
Time:11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location:Pioneer Square next to the Gibsons Info Centre
Cost:na
Web Link:http://www.facebook.com/music.landing
old tyme community musical group of many strings and things

Artist Reception - 'Our Forest' & 'Poetry of Branches
Time:4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location:Gibsons Public Art Gallery
Cost:na
Web Link:http://www.gpag.ca
OUR FOREST- brings together some of the most recognized artists and artisans on the Sunshine Coast. Plus in the Eve Smart Gallery: Vancouver artist - Sherry Cooper. Runs to September 15.

Charlotte Wrinch
Time:6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location:Chaster's Restaurant, Bonniebrook Lodge
Presented By:Lina and Mark
Cost:by donation
Tickets:www.bonniebrook.com for reservations
Contact:Lina or Mark
Phone:604.886.8956
Email:info@bonniebrook.com
Charlotte Wrinch performs at Chaster's Restaurant in beautiful Bonniebrook Lodge, 6:00 - 9:00 pm. Come out for an elegant and romantic evening of gentle live music and first class cuisine. Reservations are recommended

Dj Night with Deano
Time:9:00 PM
Location:Roberts Creek Legion 219
Cost:$5 members $10 guests of members
Phone:604.886.1965

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Music in the Landing - Mimosa
Time:11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Location:Sun Dial Stage next to Gibsons Farmers Market
Cost:na
Web Link:http://www.facebook.com/music.landing
Gorgeous melodies, quirky lyrics, Brazilian Sambas, French 60ies pop and Cabaret music. Rebecca Shoichet, Karen Graves, Anna Lumiere and fabulous rhythms section. www.facebook.com/music.landing

Peter Van B3
Time:2:00 PM
Location:Garden Bay Pub
Cost:na

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Music in the Landing - Youth Showcase
Time:12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location:Pioneer Square next to Gibsons Info Centre
Cost:na
Web Link:http://www.facebook.com/music.landing
Celebrate our local youth and their music.

Jim Taylor's Dine 'n Dance
Time:6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location:Roberts Creek Legion 219
Cost:$5 members $10 guests of members aftr 7:30PM (no cover before)
Phone:604.886.1965
Jim Taylor joins us for a dine 'n dance evening, playing all your favourite classic tunes from the 50s, 60s and 70s. Jim really gets the dance floor moving with jive, swing, old time rock 'n roll and everything in between. For more info on Jim, visit the links to his Google+ page. Diner219er will be serving their usual tasty fare, beginning at 6pm, with Jim playing a dinner set from 6:30 followed by dance music from 7:30 -10:00. Admission to dance after 7:30: Members $5 / Guests $10 (dinner not included in admission)

Steve Kozak's WestCoast All-Stars
Time:8:00 PM
Location:Garden Bay Pub
Cost:na
Fri-Sat 8pm, Sun 2pm

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33rd Annual Sunshine Music Festival
Location:Palm Beach, Powell River
Cost:wknd $50, day $30, stn/srs wknd $25, day $40, under 12 free
Tickets:River City Coffee, Rocky Mtn Bakery, Roxy Records, at the gate
Contact:Barb
Phone:604.485.7559
Aug 30-31. Expect to see world class performances in a picturesque setting at Palm Beach Park on the waterfront. Shop at the craft market and enjoy some tasty treats from the many food vendors. www.sunshinemusicfest.com

Book Faire
Time:10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location:Sechelt Public Library
Cost:na

Artist Reception - 'Paper Beauties' - Anna du Bois
Time:2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:FibreWorks Gallery, 12887 SC Hwy (in the Yurts)
Cost:na
Phone:604.883.2380
Email:fibreworksstudio12887@gmail.com
Web Link:http://fibreworksgallery.com
Painter and Paper Artist. Show runs to October 5, 2014.

Music in the Landing - The Brothers (in Farms)
Time:7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location:Winegarden Waterfront Park, Gibsons Landing
Cost:donations
Web Link:http://www.facebook.com/music.landing
Genre hopping Sunshine Coast Party Music. www.facebook.com/music.landing

Playback
Time:9:00 PM
Location:Roberts Creek Legion 219
Cost:$5 members $10 guests of members
Contact:Grant Olsen
Phone:604.886.1965
Classic rock cover band Playback returns to the li'l legion.

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Harvest Festival; Last Blast of Summer
Time:11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location:Sunshine Coast Botanical Gardens, West Sechelt
Cost:by donation
Phone:604.740.3969
Email:info@coastbotanicalgarden.org
Web Link:http://www.coastbotanicalgarden.org
Ask our vegetable gardeners for tips and tricks for growing great produce. Enjoy crafts, demos and games for the young and young-at-heart. Bring a picnic. Meet the beekeepers for an up close and personal introduction to our bees. Mini plant sale, home baking and garlic sale. Fun, family event, definitely not a day to miss!

Music in the Landing - Jazz Group of Seven
Time:11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location:Sun Dial Stage next to Gibsons Sunday Market
Cost:na
Web Link:http://www.facebook.com/music.landing
Featuring some of the finest jazz musicians on the coast, The Jazz Group of Seven plays the music of the jazz giants from the last half of the last century. John Frederickson, trumpet; Carl Montgomery, alto sax; Ken Grunenberg, tenor sax; Bryan Airth, trombone; Steve Giltrow, guitar; John Parker Toulson, bass; and Tim Enns, drums.

Starlight Film Night
Time:7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location:Winegarden Waterfront Park in Gibsons
Presented By:Sunshine Coast Film Society
Cost:Free
Tickets:N/A
Contact:Clint Budd
Phone:604.886.0723
Web Link:http://www.scfs.ca
The Sunshine Coast Film Society invites everyone to bring your beach blankets and lawn chairs to Winegarden Waterfront Park in Gibsons for a free evening of outdoor family movies, popcorn and lawn prizes. The film program is suitable for all ages, with an episode of The Beachcombers and other short films. While we're waiting for dark, we'll have entertainment from Music on the Landing. Bring warm jackets and a flashlight. Music begins at 7:00. Movies begin when it's dark (around 8:30).

Music in the Landing / Starlight Film Night - Sing you Sinners
Time:7:00 PM
Location:Winegarden Waterfront Park, Gibsons
Cost:na
Web Link:http://www.facebook.com/music.landing
Featuring Jenny Goves, bass/vocals; Ian McLatchie, slide; Cayce Laviolett, drums and Simon Hocking play 'whiskey folk swing' to open this years collaboration with Starlight Film Night. Bring you warm blankets and flashlights and enjoy the last outdoor show of the season!

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"Keats Island Paddlers Challenge" for the Food Banks on the Sunshine Coast
Time:10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location:Sunshine Kayaking, Molly's Lane, Gibsons Harbour
Presented By:Sunshine Kayaking - Sailing Tours - Fishing Charters
Cost:No Cost
Contact:Loretta
Phone:604.886.9760
Paddlers will circumnavigate Keats Island, by Kayak, Canoe, Outrigger or Paddle Board to raise money and non perishable food items for the food banks on the Sunshine Coast Date: September TBA www.sunshinekayaking.com

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Aurora Festival
Location:Townsite in Powell River
Cost:tba
Contact:Paul Kamon
Phone:604.485.4000
Sept 5-6. Aurora opens historic spaces for artistic expression featuring street installations, an artist lounge, disco, live audio visual performances at the Patricia Theatre. http://aurorafestival.ca/

Charlotte Wrinch
Time:6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location:Chaster's Restaurant, Bonniebrook Lodge
Presented By:Lina and Mark
Cost:by donation
Tickets:www.bonniebrook.com reservations
Contact:Lina or Mark
Phone:604.886.8956
Charlotte Wrinch performs at Chaster's Restaurant in beautiful Bonniebrook Lodge, 6:00 - 9:00 pm. Come out for an elegant and romantic evening of gentle live music and first class cuisine. Reservations are recommended, 604-886-8956.

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Sunshine Coast Yoga Festival
Location:Porpoise Bay Provincial Park
Cost:na
The 1st Annual Sunshine Coast Yoga Festival is set to take place Saturday September 6th at Porpoise Bay Provincial Park! The program will include yoga, guided hiking and meditation, SUP yoga, kayaking, music in the woods, artists working p...lein air, all ending with an outdoor, dj'd dance party. More info scyogafestival@gmail.com.

9th Annual Golf Tournament
Location:Sunshine Coast Golf & Country Club, Roberts Creek
Cost:register at stmhf.org
presented by St Mary's Hospital Foundation.

Davis Bay Association Old Fashioned Picnic
Time:12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:Whitaker Park and Davis Bay Community Hall
Cost:na
Live music, crafts, face-painting, hat making, food, book sale and fun.

Music Makers 20th Anniversary Party
Time:1:00 PM
Location:Whitaker Park in Davis Bay
Cost:na
Web Link:http://www.music-makers.ca
1pm 'til we're done making music. Celebrating with past and present Music Makers and making new friends. Music kids games, slide show. Bring a blanket anchair and a picnic to share with friends.

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Auditions for The Nutcracker - Live Performance on Stage
Time:10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location:Coast Academy of Dance - 5645 Wharf Ave, Sechelt
Cost:na
Phone:604.989.6050
10am-12pm, girls 7-10; 12:15-2:15, girls ages 11 and up; 2:30-4:30pm, Intermediate/advanced; 4:45-6pm, boys and acro/gymnastics. Adult Party Guests contact us. www.coastingalongtheatre.org.

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School of Music Coffee House
Time:7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location:School of Music, Madeira Park
Cost:$10
Tickets:Door
Contact:Joanne Mauro
Phone:604.883.9749 or Janet @ 883.2054
Web Link:http://www.penderharbourmusic.ca
Local musicians featured in our waterfront theatre, cabaret style. Coffee and goodies available.This month featuring: Baili Clarke, singer/sonwriter, SASSPenders vocal ensemble; Taylor Howie, PH singer

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2014 Plein Air Paint Out Festival
Time:9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location:Arts Building - 464 South Fletcher on site throughout Gibsons Landing
Presented By:Poynter Studio & Town of Gibsons
Cost:Free
Tickets:Registration is required Please sign-in upon arrival at the Arts Building : 464 South Fletcher
Contact:Jan Poynter
Phone:604.886.8918
Email:poynterjan@gmail.com
Web Link:Plein Air Fest GIBSONS LANDING info
Sept 13/14. Join in in the fun! • Painters working on site • finished paintings on display at the Arts Building & the Landing Gallery. • People’s Choice award and prizes • Artist demos and presentations • Sketchcrawl for Newbies • Participants informal gathering/BBQ part of the 2014 IPAP International Plein Air WORLDWIDE event - hosted by Poynter Studio & Town of Gibsons.

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Pender Harbour Jazz Festival
Location:Pender Harbour
Presented By:Pender Harbour Music Society
Cost:$25 to $32 but most events free
Tickets:www.phjazz.ca
Contact:Carole Rubin
Phone:604.741.5272
Email:jazzgirl@xplornet.com
Web Link:click here for the Pender Harbour Jazz Festival
the 18th annual PH Jazz Festival features Icon George Cables headlining Saturday night. Our Saturday Jazzapalooza big band is Wil Campa y su Orquestra from Cuba. Sunday Jazzapalooza features The Dan Brubeck Quartet playing an homage to father Dave's music and mother Iola's lyrics. Swing, Afro Cuban, Bebop, Traditional, Gypsy, we have it all. Tickets selling fast. On-line only at phjazz.ca

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Book Faire
Time:10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location:Sechelt Public Library
Cost:na

Charlotte Wrinch
Time:6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location:Chaster's Restaurant, Bonniebrook Lodge
Presented By:Lina and Mark
Cost:by donation
Contact:Lina or Mark
Phone:604.886.8956 reservations or www.bonniebrook.com
Email:info@bonniebrook.com
Charlotte Wrinch performs at Chaster's Restaurant in beautiful Bonniebrook Lodge, 6:00 - 9:00 pm. Come out for an elegant and romantic evening of gentle live music and first class cuisine. Reservations are recommended

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5th Annual Comedy on the Coast
Time:6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location:Raven's Cry Theatre, Sechelt
Cost:$100.00 per ticket
Tickets:Call 604.989.2010
Contact:Debbie Mularchuk
Phone:604.989.2010
A fundraiser in support of St. Mary's Hospital Foundation and over the past four years we have raised $132,644.29 specifically pediatric care. Three comedians with wine / beer tasting and appetizers.

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Michael LeFevre Classical Guitar Concert
Time:2:00 PM
Location:St. Hilda's Church, Sechelt
Presented By:Sunshine Coast Arts Council
Cost:$20
Tickets:TBA
Contact:Sunshine Coast Arts Council
Phone:604.885.5412
Web Link:http://michael-lefevre-guitar.com/
Award winning classical guitarist Michael Lefevre has performed around the world and has been a regularly featured artist at several Northwest Guitar Festivals. Notable highlights of his performing experience include a solo appearance on the Seattle Symphony Subscription Series at Benaroya Hall in 2008, concerts with the St. Helen’s String Quartet at Nordstrom Recital Hall in 2006 and with Seattle Opera in 2002. He has toured as a soloist in Crete and Corfu, Greece and is a frequent performer in the Seattle Classical Guitar Society’s sponsored series at the Frye Art Museum.

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Sechelt Arts Festival
Location:Various venues in Sechelt: Arts Centre, Seaside Centre, Ravens Cry, Tems Swiya Museum
Presented By:District of Sechelt
Cost:Free except for Ravens Cry Main Stage events $20-25
Tickets:online and Sechelt Vistors Cente -additional local outlets tb
Contact:Diana Robertson or Nancy Cottingham Powell
Phone:604 649 9275
Email:info@sechelteartsfestival.com
Web Link:http://secheltartsfestival.com/
to October 26th. The 11th.annual Sechelt Arts Festival features two Main Stage musical and theatre events, a cross-cultural collaborative ten day Art Exhibition, visual and performing art workshops at various venues, an "Emerging Sounds" youth concert, a new Heritage Exhibit at the Tems Swiya Museum and random acts of Art in the Street! The sunshine coast's leading edge performing and visual art festival.

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Sunshine Coast ART CRAWL
Time:10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Location:Sunshine Coast, Langdale to Lund
Presented By:Coast Cultural Alliance
Cost:Free
Email:artcrawl@eastlink.ca
Web Link:http://www.sunshinecoastartcrawl.com
Oct 18 - 20: The Art Crawl offers Crawler along the Sunshine Coast Hwy visiting galleries and art studios, from Langdale to Lund. Experience the vibrant arts and culture community of the Sunshine Coast -- and maybe even take a little something special home with you. www.facebook.com/SunshineCoastArtCrawl

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Halfmoon Bay Apple Festival
Location:Coopers Green, Halfmoon Bay
Cost:na
Contact:Katie
Phone:604.885.5539
October 18-19. It's all about celebrating the apple harvest with community, music and fun! Oct 18 Stirring apple butter in the copper kettle starts at 7am. Boogie, Brats, and Beer 5-10pm in the hall ($10). All things apples on Sunday Oct 19 10 – 4 with food (apples of course), pony rides, music and sing-alongs. Proceeds to HalfmoonBay Childcare Society and Food Bank. halfmoonbayapplefestival.com

Book Faire
Time:10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location:Sechelt Public Library
Cost:na

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Suncoast Phoenix Christmas Concert
Time:2:30 PM
Location:Gibsons United Church
Presented By:Suncoast Phoenix Communitiy Choir
Cost:$15.00; children 12 and under $5.00
Tickets:Laedeli Gifts, Sunnycrest Mall, Gibsons; Visitor Centre, Sechelt
Contact:Kathleen Wagler
Phone:604.886.7843
Come and celebrate the season with an afternoon concert of a variety of festive choral pieces. An afternoon to lift your spirits.

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The Nutcracker - Live Performance On Stage
Location:Raven's Cry Theatre, Sechelt
Cost:tba
Phone:604.989.6050
Dec 28-31. www.coastingalongtheatre.org

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