Richard Whitehouse at the piano.

Chemainus Valley weekly events and entertainment schedule

For the Week of Nov. 30-Dec. 6

NOW UNTIL DEC. 31

Live Theatre: Cornwalls’ All-Inclusive Cancun Christmas, Chemainus Theatre Festival, tickets available for matinee and evening performances by calling the box office at 1-800-565-7738 or at chemainustheatre.ca.

FRIDAY, DEC. 1

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

Chemainus Secondary Holiday Craft Sale: local crafters and vendors selling a wide variety of items, all proceeds to the Practical Arts Department, 1-8 p.m., Chemainus Secondary School.

Meat Draw: Chemainus Legion 191, 4-7 p.m., 9775 Chemainus Rd.

Everything Christmas: Baked goods, decorations, festive houseware, homemade gifts and more, 4-7:30 p.m., Chemainus United Church, 9814 Willow St.

Moonlight Madness: third annual shopping event with lots of sales, giveaways and specials throughout town, Santa photos, a fire pit, kids’ activities and live music, 4:30-7 p.m., Chemainus.

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

Music Trivia: With hosts Jeff Harrison and Stephen Parson, 8:30 p.m. music bingo, trivia at 9, Horseshoe Bay Inn Pub, 9576 Chemainus Rd.

SATURDAY, DEC. 2

Breakfast With Santa: everyone welcome, $5 pancakes and sausages breakfast and $5 Santa photos, raffle basket tickets for $1, baked goods, games and crafts for the kids, 9 a.m.-noon, Chemainus Elementary School.

Christmas Bazaar: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Forbes Hall Community Centre (Thetis Island).

Chemainus Secondary Holiday Craft Sale: local crafters and vendors selling a wide variety of items, all proceeds to the Practical Arts Department, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Chemainus Secondary School.

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

Live Music: The Grinning Barretts with Walden, 8 p.m., Riot Brewing, 101A-3055 Oak St., Chemainus.

SUNDAY, DEC. 3

Pat’s House of Jazz: Victoria-raised pianist Richard Whitehouse with his trio of bassist Bruce Meikle and drummer Bob Brown, admission $15 at the door, presented by the Chemainus Valley Cultural Arts Society, Osborne Bay Pub at the Crofton Hotel, 1534 Joan Ave., Crofton. For information, call 250-324-2245.

MONDAY, DEC. 4

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

TUESDAY, DEC. 5

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

Live Music: Ruby Tuesday Circle Jam, 7 p.m., Riot Brewing, 101A-3055 Oak St., Chemainus.

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