The Levins family from Nanaimo is bathed in laser light during the North Island Wildlife Recovery Centre’s third annual Magical Nights of Light on Dec. 8. The event featured several impressive laser displays, including some which drew and animated animals projected over the facility’s pond. The event continues Dec. 15, 16, 22 and 23 from 6-8 p.m. — Adam Kveton Photo

PHOTOS: Lasers make for wild nightscape at NIWRA

Event continues on various evenings until Dec. 23

The North Island Wildlife Recovery Centre is holding its third annual Magical Nights of Light at the recovery centre, with an expanded display of wild laser light installations to check out.

Thanks to the addition of new lighting elements, some parts of the centre are illuminated as previous visitors never seen before. Other lights project moving animal images over the top of the facility’s pond. The event runs Fridays and Saturdays from 6-8 p.m. Dec. 15, 16, 22 and 23. Admission is by free-will donation.

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