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Coal, Conflict and Community: Exhibit Opening and Talk at the Cumberland Museum and Archives

“Who wouldn’t fight if there were laws for the safety of the miner and they were not enforced? How’s you like to go into the bowels of the earth if you wasn’t sure at what minute an explosion might come?” (Anonymous, Vancouver Morning Sun,

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Social Media Workshops for Winter

How and Why Facebook & Instagram can work for you We’re excited to present another round of very popular Social Media workshops for winter! Our partnership with one of the Valley’s favourite social media companies, Peer Garden Media, is a

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Community
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World Community Film Festival nears!

The28th World Community Film Festival is just around the corner and the Comox Valley is invited to Downtown Courtenay on February Feb. 1 and 2, 2019 to experience over 30 engaging and inspiring documentaries that showcase social and environmental justice storiesfrom across Canada and around the

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Diverse styles featured at Pearl Ellis members’ show

The Pearl Ellis Gallery will host its first Members’ Show and Sale of 2019 from January 29 to February 16. A wide range of styles, from both emerging and professional artists, will be displayed and will include watercolour, acrylic and oil

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North Island Writers Conference!

Are you a new, emerging, or established writer?  Looking for stimulation, information, making contacts with fellow writers? Check out the North Island Writers Conference Jan. 25 & 26, 2019 www.cvwriterssociety.ca for details! Co-sponsor: North Island College Sponsors: Peninsula Co-op Comox Valley, Island Blue

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Helen Utsal Art Sale

On Saturday January 26, She’s Clearing House! It’s out with the old and in with the new at Helen Utsal’s studio! I need to make room and have lots of paintings that I would love to find homes for. I don’t believe in

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Mediterranean colours featured at the Pearl Ellis Gallery

The Pearl Ellis Gallery starts off the new year with “Now and Then: Paintings by Stephanie Wood” from January 8 to 26. Stephanie spent 25 years living on the island of Cyprus before moving back to Vancouver Island five years

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NIC’s 2019 Artist Talk Series begins with Barb Hunt

NIC kicks off its winter 2019 Artist Talk Series on Thursday, Jan. 24 with Canadian artist Barb Hunt, renown for her textiles, fibre and art installations. “We’re honoured to have Barb Hunt join us for our new Artist Talk season,”

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CVAG Winter Film Series

Makes a great stocking stuffer! AVAILABLE NOWSeries passes and tickets for the CVAG Winter 2019 Film SeriesCall 250 338 6211 ext. 1 to purchase passes over the phone, or drop by CVAG at 580 Duncan Ave, Courtenay. Films run on

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NIC film screening asks, are trees the new coal?

Join NIC’s Global Learning Initiative Wednesday, Jan. 23 for the documentary, Burned – an unflinching, critical look at the woody biomass industry as a climate change solution. The film examines the accelerated, mass destruction of forests to produce wood pellets as an

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Aerialists and Tremblers of Sevens offer powerful show Jan 12th

The Cumberland Forest and friends are hosting a very special concert event on Saturday January 12th with the Aerialists and the Tremblers of 7 at the Cumberland Masonic Hall. Doors open at 7:30 and the show starts shortly after 8. 

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Start the new year off with a Scandinavian twist!

This workshop will start by having participants ask the Viking runes their own personal question, desire or obstacle that they wish to fulfill, overcome, or have answered in 2019. Norwegian language magazines will be provided to create your 2019 vision

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