Chemainus Valley weekly events and entertainment schedule

For the week of June 2-8

Idols & Icons with Mick Dalla-Vee is at the Chemainus Theatre June 2-5. (Photo submitted)

Idols & Icons with Mick Dalla-Vee is at the Chemainus Theatre June 2-5. (Photo submitted)

THURSDAY, JUNE 2

Public Information Meeting Open House: The Cowichan Valley Regional District is providing a further opportunity to present and discuss the Saltair Coastal Slope Stability Assessment, presentations at 3 and 5 p.m., Saltair Community Centre, 3850 South Oyster School Road.

THURSDAY, JUNE 2 THROUGH SUNDAY, JUNE 5

Dinner and Live Performance: Idols & Icons with Mick Dalla Vee, Thursday (sold out), Friday, June 3 and Saturday, June 4, dinner reservations start at 5:30 p.m., performance at 7:30 p.m., Sunday June 5, 11:30 a.m. for lunch and performance, $75 per person (including tax), Chemainus Theatre Festival Playbill Dining Room, 9737 Chemainus Rd., go to https://chemainustheatrefestival.ca to reserve.

THURSDAY, JUNE 2 THROUGH SUNDAY, JUNE 5

Museum exhibit: Featuring a new ’70s exhibit, open Thursdays to Sundays 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Chemainus Valley Museum, 9799 Waterwheel Crescent.

THURSDAY, JUNE 2 THROUGH SATURDAY, JUNE 4 and WEDNESDAY, JUNE 8

Blue and Yellow for Ukraine: Show and fundraiser, all 2D artwork and 3D pieces participating, 50 to 100 per cent of all sale prices will be donated to help the people of Ukraine, Wednesday through Saturday 11 a.m.-4 p.m. (hours may change), Rainforest Arts, 9781 Willow Street, Chemainus.

FRIDAY, JUNE 3

Meat draw: 4-7 p.m., Chemainus Legion 191 Hall Lounge, 9775 Chemainus Rd.

Bingo: Doors open at 4 p.m., games until 6:30 p.m., Chemainus Legion 191 Hall, 9775 Chemainus Rd.

Hopwo U11 baseball: Duncan Blue Jays vs. Duncan A’s, Duncan Giants vs. Salt Spring Harvey, Salt Spring Little vs. Duncan Rockies, 4 p.m.; Ladysmith Red Socks vs. Duncan Pirates, Duncan Red Sox vs. Duncan Dodgers, Duncan Cardinals vs. Ladysmith Mari-Sox, 6:30 p.m., Chemainus Ball Park.

U18 baseball tournament: Chemainus Cubs vs. Oceanside, 6 p.m., Larry Irving Field (Chemainus Ball Park).

SATURDAY, JUNE 4

U18 baseball tournament: Duncan vs. Powell River, 8:30 a.m.; Chemainus vs. Powell River, 11 a.m.; Triangle vs. Oceanside, 1:30 p.m.; Chemainus vs. Triangle, 4 p.m.; and Ladysmith vs. Powell River, 6:30 p.m., Larry Irving Field (Chemainus Ball Park).

Hopwo U11 baseball: Duncan Blue Jays vs. Duncan Rockies, Duncan A’s vs. Salt Spring Harvey, Duncan Giants vs. Salt Spring Little, 9 a.m.; Ladysmith Red Socks vs. Duncan Dodgers, Duncan Red Sox vs. Duncan Cardinals, Duncan Pirates vs. Ladysmith Mari-Sox, 11:30 a.m.; Salt Spring Harvey vs. Duncan Blue Jays, Duncan A’s vs. Salt Spring Little, Duncan Rockies vs. Duncan Giants, 2 p.m.; Ladysmith Mari-Sox vs. Ladysmith Red Socks, Duncan Dodgers vs. Duncan Cardinals, Duncan Pirates vs. Duncan Red Sox, 4:30 p.m., Chemainus Ball Park.

Museum opening: Exhibits from the once-thriving copper smelter and the years of old school class pictures are the favourites of many, open 10 a.m.-2 p.m., admission by donation, Crofton Old School Museum, Queen Street and Joan Avenue.

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

Grad Parade/red carpet walk-up: Parade lines up on Croft Street followed by the walk-up, 3:30-5 p.m., Waterwheel Park.

Live music: The Soul Shakers, High-energy harmonies from the valley’s favorite dance band, tickets $15 at eventbrite.ca, 7 p.m., Osborne Bay Pub, the Cowichan Valley’s live music destination, 1534 Joan Ave., Crofton.

SUNDAY, JUNE 5

Hopwo U11 baseball: Duncan Cardinals vs. Duncan Giants, Ladysmith Mari-Sox vs. Duncan A’s, Duncan Dodgers vs. Duncan Blue Jays, 9 a.m.; Duncan Rockies vs. Duncan Pirates, Salt Spring Little vs. Duncan Red Sox, Salt Spring Harvey vs. Ladysmith Red Socks, 11:30 a.m.; first vs. second and third vs. fourth at 2 p.m., Chemainus Ball Park.

U18 baseball tournament: Second vs third place, 10 a.m., first vs. fourth, 12:30 p.m., championship game, 3 p.m., Larry Irving Field (Chemainus Ball Park).

Museum open: Crofton Old School Museum, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., admission by donation, Queen Street and Joan Avenue.

Live entertainment: Musical Musings with Elena Ilina (violin) and Liam Pistor (piano, clarinet), special guests Nanaimo Youth Choir, tickets $20 available at the door or Chemainus United Church office Wednesdays or Thursdays (250-246-3463), 2 p.m., Chemainus United Church, 9814 Willow St., Chemainus.

TUESDAY, JUNE 7

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

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 8

Chemainus Wednesday market: Open 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Waterwheel Square.

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

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