The Crofton Community Centre will be the site for a North Cowichan all-candidates meeting Monday, Oct. 1.  (Photo by Don Bodger)

The Crofton Community Centre will be the site for a North Cowichan all-candidates meeting Monday, Oct. 1. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Weekly events and entertainment schedule

For the Week of Sept. 27-Oct. 3

NOW UNTIL OCT. 6

Live Theatre: Glorious, 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, SEPT. 27

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, 3-5 p.m., Chemainus 55+ Activity Centre, 9824 Willow St., Chemainus.

Information meeting: regarding B.C.’s upcoming referendum on proposed changes to the voting system, donations accepted to the Chemainus Harvest House Food Bank, 7 p.m., Chemainus United Church, 9814 Willow St., Chemainus.

FRIDAY, SEPT. 28

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: Andy McCormack, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Saltair Pub, 10519 Knight Rd., Saltair, 250-246-4942.

Live music: Brett Smith-Daniels, prodigy guitarist and his trio who’s shared the stage with too many legendary performers to name, tickets $5, 9 p.m., Osborne Bay Pub, 1534 Joan Ave., Crofton.

Live music: Steve McKinnon, a bluesy country roots band, 8 p.m, Riot Brewing Co., 101A-3055 Oak St., Chemainus.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 29

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

Live music: Lawson Kelly, guitar-driven West Coast duo, no cover, 8:30 p.m., Riot Brewing Co., 101A-3055 Oak St., Chemainus.

Live music: The Joint Chiefs, energized indie-rock band, no cover, 9 p.m., Osborne Bay Pub, 1534 Joan Ave., Crofton.

SUNDAY, SEPT. 30

Pat’s House of Jazz: Dock Side Drive, one of the West Coast’s hottest swing and show bands, presented by the Chemainus Valley Cultural Arts Society, tickets $20 at the door, 2 p.m., Osborne Bay Pub, 1534 Joan Ave., Crofton.

Live Music: Playing Favourites with Ken Lavigne, tickets $30 in advance at www.kenlavigne.com, $37 at the door, 2:30 p.m., Chemainus United Church, 9814 Willow St., Chemainus.

Live music: Nick The Entertainer, one-man show of songs from the 1950s, ’60s and ’70s, 6 p.m., Riot Brewing Co., 101A-3055 Oak St., Chemainus.

MONDAY, OCT. 1

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.

Municipal Election: All-candidates meeting, open house 6:30 p.m., meeting starts at 7, Crofton Community Centre, 8104 Robert St., Crofton.

TUESDAY, OCT. 2

Tour de Rock: breakfast and presentations, tickets $20, on sale at 49th Parallel Grocery in Chemainus Village Square, 49th Parallel General Store and the Chemainus Legion Lounge, 7:50 a.m., Chemainus Legion Hall, 9775 Chemainus Rd.

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 (formerly Mount Brenton School), on South Oyster Road. 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, OCT. 3

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

Crofton Art Club: 9:30 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).