Daniel Cook & The Radiators play the Osborne Bay Pub Saturday, June 11. (Photo submitted)

Daniel Cook & The Radiators play the Osborne Bay Pub Saturday, June 11. (Photo submitted)

Chemainus Valley weekly events and entertainment schedule

For the week of June 9-15

THURSDAY, JUNE 9 THROUGH SUNDAY, JUNE 12

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 9 THROUGH SATURDAY, JUNE 11 and WEDNESDAY, JUNE 15

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 10

Student Artwork showcase: Inspired by Salish weave box sets, opening ceremony at 12:30 p.m., Crofton Elementary School, 8017 York Ave., Crofton.

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.

SATURDAY, JUNE 11

Chemainus Rotary Club bottle drop: Refundables accepted to support local programs and charitable causes, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Rotary bunker, Chemainus Road (across from Subway).

Museum open: 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.

Live music: Daniel Cook & The Radiators, eclectic roots group, tickets $15 at eventbrite.ca, 7 p.m., Osborne Bay Pub, the Cowichan Valley’s live music destination, 1534 Joan Ave., Crofton.

SUNDAY, JUNE 12

Book reading/signing: Crofton author Leona Bourcier, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Cedrick’s Coffee House, 1610 Joan Ave., Crofton.

Chemainus Classical Concerts: Instruments of Change, The KeyWinds Trio, prepaid tickets $20, at the door $25, $10 for Under 18, to reserve call Eleanor Montour (250-748-8383), 2 p.m., St. Michael’s Church, 2858 Mill St., Chemainus.

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

TUESDAY, JUNE 14

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

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 15

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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The Key Winds Trio consisting of Margaret St. Cyr, French horn; Yvonne Gillespie, piano; and Annick Richardson, clarinet. (Photo submitted)

The Key Winds Trio consisting of Margaret St. Cyr, French horn; Yvonne Gillespie, piano; and Annick Richardson, clarinet. (Photo submitted)