Chemainus Valley weekly events and entertainment schedule

Chemainus Valley weekly events and entertainment schedule

For the Week of Jan. 17-23

THURSDAY, JAN. 17

Tai Chi: 10-11 a.m., Crofton Seniors Centre, 1507 Joan Ave., Crofton.

Live music: Open mike night hosted by the host with the most Bob Johns, sing, play, rap or recite whatever you want for 15 minutes, 7-9 p.m., Riot Brewing Co., 101A-3055 Oak St., Chemainus.

FRIDAY, JAN. 18

Crofton Quilters: starting at 9 a.m., Crofton Seniors Centre, 1507 Joan Ave., Crofton.

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: Fanfare, a solo instrumentalist who uses voice, a violin and a live looping machine to create sweet sounds and groovy beats, no cover, 7:30 p.m., Riot Brewing Co., 101A-3055 Oak St., Chemainus.

Live music: Deborah Pitre & Kenneth Ermter Duo, bringing their intimately perfected vocal abilities during every melody of every song, no cover, 8 p.m., Osborne Bay Pub, 1534 Joan Ave., Crofton.

SATURDAY, JAN. 19

Chemainus Rotary Starfish Pack program fundraiser: help feed the hungry children of the Cowichan Valley with your refundable bottle and can donations, program being extended to Chemainus Elementary School, bottles and cans can be dropped off between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., Chemainus Village Square empty store front next to Riot Brewing, 101A-3055 Oak St., Chemainus, anyone wanting bottles and cans to be picked up can call Derek Hardacker at 250-701-3387.

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

Robbie Burns dinner: Presented by Royal Canadian Legion Branch 191, entertainment by Bobby Smith and Shelley Cassidy’s Highland Dancers, MC Keith Falconer, piper Peter Leckie, cocktails at 5 p.m., Senior Centremen at 5:30 p.m., honours at 6 p.m., traditional dinner of roast beef and haggis at 6:15, followed by more entertainment, tickets $25, available in the Legion Lounge or from members, Chemainus Legion 191 Hall, 9775 Chemainus Rd.

SUNDAY, JAN. 20

Pat’s House of Jazz: Swing Shift, Salt Spring Island’s 17-piece big band, presented by the Chemainus Valley Cultural Arts Society, admission $20 at the door, 2 p.m., Osborne Bay Pub, 1534 Joan Ave., Crofton.

MONDAY, JAN. 21

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., Loonie Pot, G Ball, Bonanza and 50/50 draw, Chemainus 55+ Activity Centre, 9824 Willow St., Chemainus.

TUESDAY, JAN. 22

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

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

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 23

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