Patrick Courtin plays at Pat’s House of Jazz Sunday, Jan. 21.

Patrick Courtin plays at Pat’s House of Jazz Sunday, Jan. 21.

Your Chemainus Valley weekly events and entertainment schedule

For the week of Jan. 18-24

THURSDAY, JAN. 18

Live music: open mic night, hosted by Bob Johns, no admission charge, 7-9 p.m., Riot Brewing Co., 101A-3055 Oak St., Chemainus.

FRIDAY, JAN. 19

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

SATURDAY, JAN. 20

Rogers Hometown Hockey: festival open from noon-6 p.m., Cowichan Aquatic Centre, 2653 James St., Duncan.

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

Special event: Robbie Burns Night and Birthday Party pot luck dinner, bar and entertainment, 5-8 p.m., Chemainus 55+ Activity Centre, 9824 Willow St., Chemainus.

Crofton Open Stage: Featured artists are the father-and-son team of Mike (Lazy) Mallon on vocals and harmonies and Carson (Slim) Mallon on vocals and guitar, delivering an eclectic blend of originals and covers of lowdown blues, admission $10, free admission for performers, presented by the Chemainus Valley Cultural Arts Society, 6:45 p.m., Osborne Bay Pub, 1534 Joan Ave., Crofton.

Live music: The Grinning Barretts, a five-piece bagpipe-driven Celtic-inspired punk rock band, no cover charge, 8 p.m., Riot Brewing Co., 101A-3055 Oak St., Chemainus.

SUNDAY, JAN. 21

Rogers Hometown Hockey: festival opens at noon and runs through the end of the Rogers Hometown Hockey outdoor viewing party, Cowichan Aquatic Centre, 2653 James St., Duncan.

Pat’s House of Jazz: Nanaimo trio Patrick Courtin, Marisha Devoin and James McRae perform, admission $15, 2 p.m., Osborne Bay Pub at the Crofton Hotel, 1534 Joan Ave., Crofton. For information, phone 250-324-2245.

MONDAY, JAN. 22

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, JAN. 23

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.

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

Live Music: circle jam hosted by Glenn and Jetta, bring your instruments and enjoy the circle or just enjoy the music, no admission, 7-9 p.m., Riot Brewing Co., 101A-3055 Oak St., Chemainus.

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 24

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