There’s lots going on again at the Chemainus 55+ Activity Centre. (Photo by Don Bodger)

There’s lots going on again at the Chemainus 55+ Activity Centre. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Chemainus Valley weekly events and entertainment schedule

For the week of Oct. 6-12

THURSDAY, OCT. 6 THROUGH SUNDAY, OCT. 9 and WEDNESDAY, OCT. 12

Museum exhibit: Featuring a new ’70s exhibit, open Wednesday through Sunday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Chemainus Valley Museum, 9799 Waterwheel Cres.

NOW THROUGH SUNDAY, OCT. 9

Live Theatre: Glory, the true story of the Preston Rivulettes women’s hockey team, go to http://tickets.chemainustheatrefestival.ca to reserve, 1-800-565-7738, Chemainus Theatre Festival.

THURSDAY, OCT. 6

Remax Generation food bank fundraiser: Recommended donation of $20 per pie or two for $35, there will also be a pie eating contest for both adults and kids with an entry fee of $10 each for kids and $15 each for adults plus $20 for two whipped cream pies to throw at your realtor, 5-7 p.m., Remax building, 9745 Willow St., rear parking lot in Chemainus.

All-candidates meeting: North Cowichan mayor and councillor candidates, co-sponsored by the Chemainus Residents Association, Chemainus + District Chamber of Commerce and the Chemainus Business Improvement Association, meet and greet at 5:30 p.m., program runs from 6-8 p.m., Chemainus Secondary School Multi-Purpose Room.

FRIDAY, OCT. 7

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

Women’s choir: bring your voices, enthusiasm and smiling faces, Patricia Peace is the new conductress, must be fully vaccinated, 11 a.m., Chemainus 55+ Activity Centre upper floor, 9824 Willow St.

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

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

SATURDAY, OCT. 8

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).

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

Live music: The Grinning Barretts are bagpipe strangling, vocal cord mangling Vancouver Island Celtic punk rock, 7:30 p.m., Riot Brewing Co., 101A-3055 Oak St., Chemainus.

MONDAY, OCT. 10

Bingo: People are welcome to bring food for their individual consumption only, hot dogs, canned soda, coffee and tea will be for sale, doors open at 4:45 p.m., games begin at 6:40 p.m., Chemainus 55+ Activity Centre, 9824 Willow St., Chemainus.

TUESDAY, OCT. 11

Men’s choir: bring your voices and enthusiasm, must be fully vaccinated, 10:30 a.m., Chemainus 55+ Activity Centre upper floor, 9824 Willow St.

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

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 12

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

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

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