Community Events about town

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Event When & Where Details
Duncan Junior Baseball Association
(website)
Saturday, January 31 - Sunday, February 1, 2015
at 6257 Somenos Road, Duncan

The spring baseball and softball registration will be on Saturday,  January 31 and Sunday,  February 1 from 10:00am - 3:00pm. 

Save The Beach Party
(website)
Friday, February 6, 2015
at Victoria Public Market

ft. The Boom Booms and a guest DJ, a pop-up art studio by Wolf/Sheep Arthouse, food from Roast and more!
Doors: 7:30pm - midnight
19+
Tickets: $50 -- includes 2 beverage tickets and 2 food tickets (additional food and beverage available for purchase)
Available in advance only, online at eventbrite.ca
10% of proceeds go to the Surfrider Foundation


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5th Annual February Fox Fair
(website)
Friday, February 6 - Saturday, February 7, 2015
at Fernwood Community Centre - 1240 Gladstone Avenue

A designer craft fair featuring locally handmade clothing, jewelry, pottery, kids items, snacks and more! Come shop the 35+ local makers and pick up a Valentine gift for your loves, your friends, yourself. Don't forget to bring cash and your  reusable bag to this annual community market.

Friday, February 6, 5:00pm - 9:00pm

Saturday, February 7, 10:00am - 4:00pm

Admission $2.00

Wounded Warrior Run BC Friday, February 20, 2015
at Vancouver Island

Wounded Warrior Run BC is taking place from February 15 - 20; a team of 6 runners will run from Port Hardy to Victoria in 6 days covering over 600KM in an effort to bring awarness to retired and serving Canadian Armed Forces members affected by Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Follow their journey and find out more info here.

Westshore Community Concert Band
(website)
Saturday, February 28, 2015
at Gordon United Church 935 Goldstream Avenue

The Westshore Community Concert Band is a volunteer community band for the Westshore, giving musicians of all levels of experience an opportunity to share in a creative and enjoyable musical endeavour .

All are welcome! Doors open at 6:30pm and show starts at 7:00pm.

Médecins Sans Frontières / Doctors Without Borders (MSF)
(website)
Sunday, May 24, 2015
at Butchart Gardens
We will be hosting a fundraiser for Médecins Sans Frontières / Doctors Without Borders (MSF) at The Butchart Gardens. Tickets to this black tie event will include dinner, access to view The Gardens before and after the event until 10:00pm, music provided by a concert pianist as well as speeches throughout the evening.
 
The situations that MSF handles are extremely delicate, as they are often the first responders to any conflict worldwide. For more than 40 years, MSF have been providing medical help to people caught in many kinds of catastrophes, including armed conflicts, natural disasters such as floods and earthquakes, epidemics of disease and malnutrition crisis.

 
Mud Mulisha Mud Run
(website)
Saturday, August 22, 2015
at Vancouver Island

These obstacle course races are expertly designed to challenge all fitness levels! Participants can expect to climb, drag, crawl, push, pull and run their way along the course, and most certainly get covered in mud! At the end, there will be an ice cold beverage and an after party waiting for racers to celebrate and share their course stories.This year, choose from three different beautiful and unique locations/dates: Bear Mountain (Saturday, May 23), Mount Washington (Saturday, June 18), and Shawnigan Lake (Saturday, August 22). Head here for registration and details.


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