Guitarist Jim Burns performing with the Company Men in the Pat’s House of Jazz series at the Osborne Bay Pub in Crofton April 29. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Chemainus Valley weekly events and entertainment schedule

For the Week of May 10-16

NOW UNTIL SATURDAY, MAY 26

Live Theatre: Kim’s Convenience, Chemainus Theatre Festival, tickets available for matinee and evening performances by calling the box office at 1-800-565-7738 or at www.chemainustheatre.ca.

THURSDAY, MAY 10

Chemainus Scribes: new members, with or without writing experience, are welcome to join weekly meetings, contact Richard at rfietz@shaw.ca for further information, 3-5 p.m., Chemainus 55+ Activity Centre, 9824 Willow St., Chemainus.

FRIDAY, MAY 11

Muffin morning: 9:30-11 a.m., Chemainus 55+ Activity Centre, 9824 Willow St., Chemainus.

Meat Draw: Chemainus Legion 191, 4-7 p.m. (kitchen open 5-7 p.m.), 9775 Chemainus Rd.

Bingo: Every Friday, doors open at 5 p.m. and games begin at 6:30 p.m., Chemainus Legion 191 Hall, 9775 Chemainus Rd.

Live music: Mark Crissinger, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Saltair Pub, 10519 Knight Rd., Saltair, 250-246-4942.

Live music: Tower of Dudes, a high energy, gypsy, folk punk band, no cover, 8 p.m., Riot Brewing Co., 101A-3055 Oak St., Chemainus.

SATURDAY, MAY 12

Live music: Ken Lavigne presents 3 Knights with a Tenor, featuring the music of Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber, Sir Paul McCartney and Sir Elton John, tickets $30 in advance at 49th Parallel Grocery stores and $35 at the door, performances at 2 and 7:30 p.m., Chemainus United Church, 9814 Willow St., Chemainus.

Meat Draw: Chemainus Legion 191, 3-6 p.m., 9775 Chemainus Rd.

SUNDAY, MAY 13

Pat’s House of Jazz: David Vest performs, admission $15, 2 p.m., Osborne Bay Pub at the Crofton Hotel, 1534 Joan Ave., Crofton. For information, phone 250-324-2245.

MONDAY, MAY 14

Carpet bowling: 9 a.m., Crofton Seniors Centre, 1507 Joan Ave., Crofton.

Bingo Mondays: Doors open at 4:45 p.m., bingo starts at 6:40 p.m., Chemainus 55+ Activity Centre, 9824 Willow St., Chemainus.

Karaoke Night: hosted by Karaoke Rob, 9 p.m.-midnight, Riot Brewing Co., 101A-3055 Oak St., Chemainus.

TUESDAY, MAY 15

Tai Chi: 10-11 a.m.; fun games, puzzles or reading, 1 p.m., Crofton Seniors Centre, 1507 Joan Ave., Crofton.

Saltair Quilters: meet every Tuesday from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Saltair Community Centre (formerly Mount Brenton School), on South Oyster Road. The Saltair Quilters don’t just quilt, but also knit, crochet, embroider, stitch and bead. Contact Cathy at 250-924-2627.

Meat draw: Chemainus Legion 191, 3-6 p.m., 9775 Chemainus Rd.

Chemainus Climate Solutions meeting: all welcome, information from Diana Hardacker, 250-246-4463, 7 p.m., Chemainus United Church (enter at the back), 9814 Willow St., Chemainus.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 16

Crofton Art Club: 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Crofton Seniors Centre, 1507 Joan Ave., Crofton.

Blood pressure clinic: 9:30-11 a.m., Chemainus 55+ Activity Centre, 9824 Willow St., Chemainus.

Soup and sandwich: with entertainment, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Chemainus 55+ Activity Centre, 9824 Willow St., Chemainus.

Fun darts: everyone welcome, 7 p.m., Chemainus Legion 191, 9775 Chemainus Rd.

(To have your event listed, send an email to don.bodger@chemainusvalleycourier.ca).

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