County Line is in the lineup for the Chemainus Country Jamboree. (Photo submitted)

Your weekly events and entertainment schedule

For the week of Aug. 15-21

THURSDAY, AUG. 15

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. 16

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. 17

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.

Tour de Rock: hot dogs by donation for the Cops For Cancer campaign, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., riders arrive 12:20 p.m., 49th Parallel Grocery, 3055 Oak St. Chemainus.

Chemainus Valley Museum: grand opening ceremony, traditional welcome, ribbon cutting and acknowledgements, cake and ice tea, museum tours, noon-1 p.m., Waterwheel Plaza.

Mount Brenton Ladies’ Amateur: annual tournament, also runs Sunday until later afternoon, Mount Brenton Golf Club, 2816 Henry Rd., Chemainus.

Chemainus Valley Country Jamboree: Chemainus Valley Cultural Arts Society event featuring Sweet Potato Brown, County Line, Mary Egan & Mayhem and Wayne Montgomery & The Montgomery County Line, suggested donation $20 for the afternoon, 2-5 p.m., Waterwheel Park, followed by a grand country dance featuring Mary Egan & Mayhem, $10-15 for the dance, 7:30 p.m., Chemainus Legion Hall, 9755 Chemainus Rd.

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

Movies In The Park: Ralph Breaks The Internet, 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. 19

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. 20

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: La Familia, Chemainus Valley Cultural Arts Society’s Tuesday evening concert series, 7 p.m., Waterwheel Park, Chemainus.

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 21

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).

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