The CBIA has many Valentine-oriented promotions and events on this week.

Chemainus Valley weekly events and entertainment schedule

For the Week of Feb. 13-19

THURSDAY, FEB. 13

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

FRIDAY, FEB. 14-SATURDAY, MARCH 28

Live Theatre: The Marvelous Wonderettes, 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.

FRIDAY, FEB. 14

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: It’s All About Love, three-course dinner and show with the Edie Dupont Quartet, $65 per person, 7 p.m., Osborne Bay Pub, 1534 Joan Ave., Crofton, the Cowichan Valley’s live music destination.

SATURDAY, FEB. 15

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

Valentine dance: Copper Canyon Band, sponsored by the Chemainus Valley Cultural Arts Society, tickets $10, available at Rainforest Gallery or La Petite Auction House, doors open at 6:30 p.m., dance starts at 7 p.m., Chemainus Legion Hall, 9775 Chemainus Rd.

Series of Public seminars & Panel discussion: Climate Damage – Causes & ‘Tipping Point Threat’, Geoff Strong; Present & Future Global & Regional Impacts with Geoff Strong, atmospheric/climate scientist and climate novelist, sponsored and hosted by Chemainus Climate Solutions and Chemainus United Church, 2-4 p.m., Chemainus United Church, 9814 Willow St., Chemainus.

Narcotics Anonymous: Program of recovery uses a simple, experience-oriented ‘disease concept’ of addiction. Narcotics Anonymous does not qualify its use of the term ‘disease’ in any medical or specialized therapeutic sense, nor does NA make any attempt to persuade others of the correctness of its views. Rather, the NA fellowship asserts that its members have found acceptance of addiction as a disease to be effective in helping them in their recovery, 7 p.m., St. Michael and All Angels Anglican Church, 2858 Mill St, call 250-732-2250 for information.

Trivia night: $5 per person or $10 for a team of four, prizes to be won, theme: insects, 8 p.m., Riot Brewing Co., 101A-3055 Oak St., Chemainus.

SUNDAY, FEB. 16

Chemainus Writers Group: Information meeting about the stall for the book collective at the Chemainus Public Market to open Feb. 29, 1 p.m., Chemainus Library, 9796 Willow St., Chemainus.

Pat’s House of Jazz: Harrison^2, modern jazz quartet from Toronto, admission $15 at the door, 2-4 p.m., Osborne Bay Pub, 1534 Joan Ave., Crofton, for reservations call 250-324-2245.

Live music: Barney Bentall, Tom Taylor and Shari Ullrich, $30 advance tickets at Eventbrite, $35 at the door, 7 p.m., Osborne Bay Pub, 1534 Joan Ave., Crofton, the Cowichan Valley’s live music destination.

MONDAY, FEB. 17

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, everyone welcome, Chemainus 55+ Activity Centre, 9824 Willow St., Chemainus.

TUESDAY, FEB. 18

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, FEB. 19

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

Crofton Art Group: 10 a.m.-2 p.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 or 250-324-1891 for further information, 3-5 p.m., Vancouver Island Regional Library Chemainus branch, 9796 Willow 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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