Entertainment

Arts

This listing is a public service to announce arts and entertainment events in District 69. Drop off information including date, time, place and a contact phone number at The News office located at 154 Middleton Ave. in Parksville. Fax 248-4655. E-mail editor@pqbnews.com. This column’s focus is on the basics. To publicize more details or ticket prices, contact salesmgr@pqbnews.com. Publication depends on space.

WINTER WONDERLAND

OCAC. Winter Wonderland artisan’s marketplace,

Nov. 22-Dec. 20

LIFEDRAWING

Fridays, on to Dec. 14

Jan. 11-May 16. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. TOSH

WINTER CELEBRATION

Arrowsmith Potters Guild and

DeCosmos Art Society

Runs to Dec. 20, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. OCAC.

TOSH

Classes with Marilyn Timms

Acrylic and Watercolour

Jan. 30-Mar. 19. 9:30 to noon.

752-6133.

ARTISANS STUDIO TOUR

Dec. 9, 10 a.m.- 4 p.m.

West Loon Gallery, Sand dollar Gallery, and Aislinn Studio/Gallery. 752-1231.

ARBORETUM

ARBORESCENCE

Haruko Okano

Runs to Dec. 20

900 Fifth Street, Nanaimo.

OF NIGHT DIVINE — A ROMANZA CHRISTMAS

Tenors, Philip Grant, Todd Jang, Frederik Robert

Dec. 8, 7:30 p.m.

Port Theatre.

DAVID GOGO

Dec. 8, 8 p.m.

Tickets at Errington Store, Timbuktu Music,

Blasting Impressions

Errington War Memorial Hall.

PARKSVILLE PLAYERS PRESENTS

Holiday Mix & Match

Parksville seniors’ benefit

Dec. 8-9. 2 p.m. Festive music, marimba, Parksville chorus. 144 Middleton. 248-3200.

CHRISTMAS EVE IN

SCOTLAND

Wee lads & lassies dancing

The Pipes and Drums of the Pacific Gael. Dec. 9, 2:30 p.m.

Port Theatre.

VILLAGE VOICES OF Q.B.

14th annual Christmas concert

Dec. 9. 2:30 p.m. Christian Fellowship Centre. 752-4479.

KSS MUSIC PROGRAM

Christmas concert. Multipurpose room. Dec. 12, 7 p.m.

Donation at door.

MUSIC RELEASE PARTY — LAYLA ZOE

Dec. 15, 9 p.m. Lefty’s. 954-4392.

YULETIDE FIRES

A Capella Plus. Dec. 16, 2:30 p.m. Knox United Church

Tickets at Mulberry Books. 248-4655.

PV & DISTRICT COMMUNITY CHOIR

Voices of Christmas. Dec. 17, 7:30 p.m. Knox United Church. Tickets at door.

468-2730 re ticket refunds.

NATALIE MACMASTER

Dec. 18, 7:30 p.m. Port Theatre.

BRADLEY CENTRE

Just Us Band. Christmas dance — swinging Christmas favourites. Dec. 21, 8 p.m.

LITTLE ANGELS OF

COMEDY

Tommy Savitt, Steve Hoffstetter. Vocals Mark Crocker; impressions of Eric O’Shea.Mature language.

Jan. 11, 7:30 p.m. Port Theatre.

FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS

Milner Gardens

First three weeks in December

5:30-8:30 p.m.

By donation

752-6153.

6TH ROBERT BURNS

SUPPER AND CEILIDH

FOR CANCER

75 per cent to BC Cancer Foundation. 25 per cent for Mid-Island Dragon Boat Team. Joyce Beaton, 752-1162.

FESTIVAL OF TREES

TOSH

Dec. 4-15. 752-6133.

DICKEN’S EVENING

Four readers. Dec. 7, 7 p.m.

Knox United Church. 951-0644.

BETHLEHEM WALK

Dec. 15, 16, 17, 18

6 - 8:30 p.m. Parksville Baptist Church, 550 Pym Street. 248-6322. www.parksvillebaptist.org.

ST. STEPHEN’S UNITED CHURCH

Christmas dinner — Community Meals. Dec. 18, 5-7 p.m.

Santa Claus. Gifts for children.

Free to everyone.

PUSS’N BOOTS

Dori McGarrigle adaptation

English pantomime. Dec. 19-31. Village Theatre. 752-3522.

JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR

Feb. 8, 9, 15, 16, 2008. Matinees Feb. 10 & 17. Capital Theatre. Port Alberni. 250-723-1195.

BARD TO BROADWAY

Razzle Dazzle — dinner and show. Dine with the Stars on Broadway.

Feb. 16, 6 p.m.

PV Community and Conference Centre.

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