Popular duo The County Line is up Saturday, April 27 at the Osborne Bay Pub in Crofton. (Photo submitted)

Chemainus Valley weekly events and entertainment schedule

For the Week of April 25-May 1

NOW UNTIL THURSDAY, MAY 9

Live Theatre: The Foreigner, Chemainus Theatre Festival, tickets available for matinee and evening performances by calling the box office at 1-800-565-7738 or at www.chemainustheatre.ca.

THURSDAY, APRIL 25

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

Chemainus Scribes: new members, with or without writing experience, are welcome to join weekly meetings, contact Richard at rfietz@shaw.ca for further information, 3:15-5 p.m., Chemainus 55+ Activity Centre, 9824 Willow St., Chemainus.

FRIDAY, APRIL 26

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 4-7 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: Big Pacific, guitar-driven blues-bsed classic rock, $10 at the door, 8 p.m., Osborne Bay Pub, 1534 Joan Ave., Crofton, the Cowichan Valley’s live music destination.

SATURDAY, APRIL 27

CATastrophe fundraiser: hot dogs by donation, support efforts to feed the feral cats every day, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., 49th Parallel Grocery, 3055 Oak St., Chemainus Village Square.

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

Birthday party and pot luck dinner: with new entertainment, doors open at 5 p.m.-8:30 p.m., bar, everyone welcome, Chemainus 55+ Activity Centre, 9824 Willow St., Chemainus.

Live music: The County Line with Full Band, Victoria duo known for their vocal harmonies, high-energy performances and captivating on-stage chemistry, $15 in advance or at the door, 8 p.m., Osborne Bay Pub, 1534 Joan Ave., Crofton, the Cowichan Valley’s live music destination.

SUNDAY, APRIL 28

Piano concert: Wilma Rothbauer in The Composers and the King, everyone welcome, admission by donation, 12:30 p.m., Chemainus United Church, 9814 Willow St., Chemainus.

Pat’s House of Jazz: Ian Duncan Quartet, presented by the Chemainus Valley Cultural Arts Society, admission $15 at the door, 2 p.m., Osborne Bay Pub, 1534 Joan Ave., Crofton, for reservations call 250-324-2245.

MONDAY, APRIL 29

Carpet bowling: 9 a.m., Crofton Seniors Centre, 1507 Joan Ave., Crofton.

BC Ferries meeting: presenting preliminary ideas being developed with community representatives and key stakeholders regarding the Crofton ferry terminal redevelopment, open house 4-7 p.m., Crofton Community Centre, 8104 Musgrave St., 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, APRIL 30

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

Saltair Quilters: meet every Tuesday from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Saltair Community Centre, 3850 South Oyster School Rd. The Saltair Quilters don’t just quilt, but also knit, crochet, embroider, stitch and bead. Contact Cathy at 250-924-2627.

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

WEDNESDAY, MAY 1

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

Crofton Art Group: 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Crofton Seniors Centre, 1507 Joan Ave., Crofton.

St. Joseph’s Artists Studio: grand opening, 2-8 p.m., former St. Joseph’s Elementary School site, 9735 Elm St., Chemainus.

Fun darts: everyone welcome, 7 p.m., Chemainus Legion 191, 9775 Chemainus Rd.

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

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