Community

A Day in the Life of Parksville

Photographers captured a day in the life of residents and tourists on July 26

  • Aug 30th, 2018

Island Health offers back to school tips to combat anxiety and stress

Students return to school after Labour Day

  • Aug 29th, 2018

Midwives celebrate 20 years in B.C.

Almost triple the number since 1998.

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Doighouse earthship build in Qualicum Bay
Parksville rock and gem show Sept. 29-30
Faye Smith Rosenblatt memorial Pavilion
14th annual Knox Fall Fair

Island Health offers back to school nutrition tips

Hydration is also important - send them to school with a water bottle

  • Aug 28th, 2018

VIDEO: Heads shaved for Tour de Rock

Fundraiser in lead up to Cops for Cancer bike ride took place Aug. 25 in Qualicum Beach

Community invited to help re-paint Parksville labyrinth

Artists from all over Island coming to help: organizer

  • Aug 23rd, 2018

Endangered Leatherback Turtle spotted near Vancouver Island

The rare moment was captured by Jeremy Koreski and former Vancouver Canucks defenceman Willie Mitchell

Qualicum Beach Flying Club hosts free flights for kids

The annual events takes place on Sunday, Sept. 9

Local programs creating a healthier Parksville Qualicum Beach

SOS celebrating more programs during 50th year

  • Aug 22nd, 2018

White Spot records B.C. Pirate Pak record day

Popular B.C.-Alberta event raises more than $116,000 to send kids and adults to Zajac Ranch

Qualicum Beach Pipe Band wins big

Group finished first in its category of the “Celts have talent” contest

Annual French Creek salmon Derby returns

Derby takes place Aug. 17-19 with lots fo door prizes

Motorsport Circuit opens its doors for 7th annual Vancouver Island Motor Gathering Aug. 26

A fabulous mix of vehicles will be on display in Duncan for car fans and their families to enjoy

Model trains, historical exhibits offered at Parksville museum’s Railway Days

The family-friendly event takes place on Aug. 17 and 18 and is by donation

Connect with neighbours at annual Errington event

Hi Neighbour Day takes place on Saturday, Aug. 18

  • Aug 16th, 2018

Rodeo returns to Coombs for fourth year

Events include saddle, bareback riding and barrel racing

‘It’s like a party in your mouth’

B.C. creator’s Milkshake Burger makes its debut at the PNE

VIDEO: Quality Foods holds Festival of Lights in Parksville

Parksville Beach Festival lights up the sand sculptures

Coombs Fair runs Aug. 11 and 12

Annual event back for 105th year

Q&A: Author Susan Musgrave talks loss of notorious bank robber husband

The Globe and Mail’s Marsha Lederman talked with Musgrave before a live audience