Now known as Beatlemania Unplugged, the area’s Beatles tribute band that consists of musicians from Yellow Point-Cedar, Ladysmith and Duncan are playing at the next Tuesday Night Music In The Park event at Waterwheel Park. Group leader John Booth grew up in Chemainus. (File photo by Don Bodger)

Now known as Beatlemania Unplugged, the area’s Beatles tribute band that consists of musicians from Yellow Point-Cedar, Ladysmith and Duncan are playing at the next Tuesday Night Music In The Park event at Waterwheel Park. Group leader John Booth grew up in Chemainus. (File photo by Don Bodger)

Chemainus Valley weekly events and entertainment schedule

For the Week of Aug. 1-7

NOW UNTIL SUNDAY, AUG. 11

Live Theatre: The Magician’s Nephew, travel to the whimsical, magical world of Narnia this summer, show times 11 a.m. Wednesdays, Thursdays and Sundays and at 2 p.m. Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays, Chemainus Theatre Festival, call the box office at 1-800-565-7738 for tickets or visit www.chemainustheatre.ca.

NOW UNTIL SATURDAY, AUG. 31

Live Theatre: Mamma Mia!, 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, AUG. 1

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.

FRIDAY, AUG. 2

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.

SATURDAY, AUG. 3

Summer Market on Thetis Island: all sorts of baked goods and crafts, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Howling Wolf Farm at the head of Telegraph Harbour, Thetis Island.

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

Movies In The Park: Captain Marvel, starts at dusk, admission free, donations accepted to the Crofton Community Centre Society to cover costs, popcorn, candy and pop for sale, Crofton (by the ferry terminal).

MONDAY, AUG. 5

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, AUG. 6

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 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.

Music In the Park: Beatlemania Unplugged, Beatles’ tribute band featuring Chemainus’ own John Booth, Chemainus Valley Cultural Arts Society’s Tuesday evening concert series, 7 p.m., Waterwheel Park, Chemainus.

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 7

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

Weekly Wednesday Market: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Waterwheel Park parking lot, Chemainus.

Crofton Art Group: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Crofton Seniors Centre, 1507 Joan Ave., Crofton.

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).