Golden Brush Business Excellence Awards are on Saturday, Nov. 3. Golden Brush Business Excellence Awards are on Saturday, Nov. 3.

Chemainus Valley weekly events and entertainment schedule

For the Week of Nov. 1-7

NOW UNTIL NOV. 3

Live Theatre: Outside Mullingar, 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, NOV. 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, 3-5 p.m., Chemainus 55+ Activity Centre, 9824 Willow St., Chemainus.

North Cowichan Budget 2019: Open house, 6-8 p.m., Crofton Community Centre, 8104 Musgrave St., Crofton.

Karaoke Night: with Karaoke Rob, 9 p.m.-midnight, Riot Brewing Co., 101A-3055 Oak St., Chemainus.

FRIDAY, NOV. 2

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: Sweet Potato Brown, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Saltair Pub, 10519 Knight Rd., Saltair, 250-246-4942.

Live music: Band of Rascals, mixing vintage southern blues sensibilities with screeching and electrifying guitar riffs, thundering drums and heart/vibe lyrics, tickets $20 in advance at osbornebaypub.com or Ticketleap.com, $25 at the door, 9 p.m., Osborne Bay Pub, 1534 Joan Ave., Crofton.

SATURDAY, NOV. 3

Pancake breakfast: $5, 9-10:30 a.m., Chemainus 55+ Activity Centre, 9824 Willow St., Chemainus.

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

Golden Brush Business Excellence Awards: presented by the Chemainus & District Chamber of Commerce, tickets $50 available at the Chemainus Visitor Centre, Riot Brewing, 49th Parallel Grocery and Island Savings Credit Union, 6-10 p.m., Sawmill Taphouse & Grill Events Centre.

SUNDAY, NOV. 4

Piano concert: Rags to Rachmaninoff with Wilma Rothbauer, including Scott Joplin rags and Rachmaninoff preludes, admission by donation, 12:30-1:30 p.m., Chemainus United Church, 9814 Willow St., Chemainus.

Royal Canadian Legion: Cemetery service, 1 p.m., Chemainus Cemetery, Chemainus Road.

Pat’s House of Jazz: Wanda Nowicki Quintet, presented by the Chemainus Valley Cultural Arts Society, admission $15 at the door, 2 p.m., Osborne Bay Pub, 1534 Joan Ave., Crofton.

MONDAY, NOV. 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, NOV. 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 9:30 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.

North Cowichan Budget 2019: open house, 6-8 p.m., Chemainus 55+ Activity Centre, 9824 Willow St., Chemainus.

Live music: Ruby Tuesday, hosted by Glenn and Jetta, bring your instruments and join the circle, all skill levels and ages welcomed, 7-10 p.m., Riot Brewing Co., 101A-3055 Oak St., Chemainus.

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 7

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.

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