Community Events about town

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Event When & Where Details
Dinner Vert: An Enchanted Garden Dinner Party
(website)
Saturday, April 26, 2014
at St. Ann's Academy, 835 Humboldt st.

Enjoy locally-sourced food, drink, art and live music/entertainment in a private garden setting. Silent auction and dancing.

From 6:00pm-8:30pm. The theme: Green, dress: Fun. Special gifts for all guests

Tickets are $75, available on the website.

Creatively United for the Planet Festival
(website)
Friday, April 25 and Saturday, April 26, 2014
at St. Ann's Academy, 835 Humboldt st.

Come celebrate community with a free, fun-filled, all ages festival.

Live music, dj's, films, food, art making, displays, talks, photography, dancing and more. Wheelchair accessable. Costumes welcome.

Check out the full program on the website.

* Tickets required for some events.

Victoria High Concert Band Bottle Drive Saturday, April 26, 2014
at Vic. High Parking Lot, 1260 Grant st.

Please donate your empty bottles and help raise money for the Vic. High Concert Band's Music Tour to Europe.

From 10:00am-3:00pm.

 

The Little Owl Children's Fair Saturday, April 26, 2014
at Fernwood NRG, 1240 Gladstone Ave.

From 10:00am-5:00pm, a handmade market for the little ones. Children's activities, mini photo sessions, crafters corner and free workshops.

Goodie bags for the first 60 kids.

Admission is $3/adult at the door.

ALM Organic Farm Plant and Seed Sale
(website)
Saturday, April 26, 2014
at ALM Farm, 3680 Otter Point Rd.

A wide variety of vegetables, herbs and flowers perfect for gardens sbig and small. From 10:00am-2:00pm.

Check out the website for the list of this year's garden workshops.

Victoria Humane Society Comedy Night & Silent Auction
(website)
Thursday, May 1, 2014
at Heckler's Bar & Grill, 123 Gorge Rd. East

Featuring Dan Quinn and Kevin Banner. Doors at 7:30pm, show begins at 9:00pm. A silent auction will run from 7:30pm-10:00pm.

Tickets are $15 in advance, available on the website. Proceeds to benefit the Victoria Humane Society.

* 19+ event.

Sooke Rotary Auction & Spring Fair
(website)
Saturday, May 3, 2014
at SEAPARC Arena, 2168 Philips Rd, Sooke

You’ll find food, fun, and bargains galore. Silent auction, live auction, door prizes, display booths, garden sales, kids activities, and more. 10:00am to 10:00pm.

2nd Annual Elphinstone Secondary Show & Shine
(website)
Saturday, May 3, 2014
at Elphinstone Secondary School, Gibsons

Support the future of drag racing and keep the kids off of the streets. The high school drag racing team that believes in "Race the Strip, Not the Street" as well as teaching kids how to build cars and promote workplace safety.

Come and show your support from 11:00am-3:00pm

7th Annual Emergency Preparedness and Fair Sunday, May 4, 2014
at Juan de Fuca Rec. Centre, seniors Centre and parking lot.

The City of Colwood and Town of View Royal are hosting this event to raise awareness of all aspects of emergency preparedness.

From 11:00am-3:00pm. Events for children and food services on site.

Quadra Village Day
(website)
Saturday, May 10, 2014
at Kings St.

On Saturday, May 10 - drop by and enjoy free family-friendly activities from 9:30am – 1:00pm on Kings road (Between Quadra and Dowler)! Including a free pancake and healthy start breakfast, live musical and dance performances on two stages, demo’s, exhibits, kids activities and more!

Want to volunteer? Sign-up now to help out with this wonderful event and become part of the Quadra Village Day family! Head here for details.

Braefoot Family Fun Night BBQ Tuesday, May 13, 2014
at Braefoot Park, 1359 McKenzie Ave.

Bring the whole family out for a night of free food, entertainment, local vendors, mascots, face painting and more.

From 5:30pm-7:30pm.

Camosun Dental Clinic for Children
(website)
Wednesday, April 30 until Friday, May 16, 2014
at Dental Building, Lansdowne Campus

Dental Assistant students are providing low-cost dental care ($20 or less) for children ages 5 -15.

Daytime and after school appointments, spaces are limited.

Please call 250-370-3184 to book.

Victoria Shamrocks Home Opener
(website)
Friday, May 23, 2014
at 100.3 The Q Centre, 1767 Island Hwy.

Tailgate party and beer garden at 5:30. The first 200 fans will receive a free Triple O burger (with donation).

Player appearances from 6:15pm-6:30pm. Enter to win the ultimate Shamrock Roadtrip.

Tuxes & Tails Gala
(website)
Saturday, June 21, 2014
at Delta Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort & Spa, 45 Songhees Rd.

Celebrate in a 1920's glamour theme. Auction, pet runway show, 3-course gourmet dinner and more. From 6:00pm- midnight. In support of the BC SPCA.

Please go to the website for tickets and more information.

1st Annual Clint Coleman Classic Golf Tournament Friday, July 11, 2014
at Westin Bear Mountain Golf and Resort, 1999 Country Club Way.

4 Player Texas Scramble, 3:330pm Shotgun Start. Register by June 1st to guarantee a spot. Contact Carrie at 250-415-1536 or cccoleman@shaw.ca

Option A: $125 for 9 holes with cart, Big Boy BBQ, $25 charitable receipt & prizes.

Option B: $70 for dinner, $25 charitable receipt & prizes.

All proceeds will support the Victoria Brain Injury Society.