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Vancouver jazz musicians visit Deep Bay July 22

Jennifer Scott and Rene Worst will play an outdoor show

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Sydney Preston will be the featured reader at Electric Mermaid in Port Alberni on Wednesday, June 29. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

Mysteries abound at Electric Mermaid live reading series in Port Alberni

Qualicum Beach writer Sydney Preston will be the featured reader

Sydney Preston will be the featured reader at Electric Mermaid in Port Alberni on Wednesday, June 29. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)
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Construction of the Parksville Outdoor Theatre is nearly finished and the venue is set to host the inaugural Rock the Park event Aug. 5 to Aug. 7 in the community park. (Parksville Beach Festival photo via Facebook)

Parksville gets ready to ‘Rock the Park’ with 2022 summer music event

Proceeds from 3-day event will help operate new outdoor stage

Construction of the Parksville Outdoor Theatre is nearly finished and the venue is set to host the inaugural Rock the Park event Aug. 5 to Aug. 7 in the community park. (Parksville Beach Festival photo via Facebook)
The Teen Musical Theatre camp will return to Qualicum Beach’s Village Theatre this summer. Photo shows the 2019 production of ‘Willy Wonka’. (Submitted photo)

Qualicum Beach teen musical theatre camp returns for summer of 2022

Three-week camp begins July 25, includes four performances of ‘Godspell’

The Teen Musical Theatre camp will return to Qualicum Beach’s Village Theatre this summer. Photo shows the 2019 production of ‘Willy Wonka’. (Submitted photo)
Indigenous storyteller Kung Jaadee will host an hour-long online storytelling event on June 22 through the Vancouver Island Regional Library. (Photo by Kim Th’e)
Indigenous storyteller Kung Jaadee will host an hour-long online storytelling event on June 22 through the Vancouver Island Regional Library. (Photo by Kim Th’e)
Mike Readman, from Qualicum Beach, was excited to be able to show his 99-year-old Peerless Speedster at the June 19, 2022 Seaside Cruizers car show for the first time since he moved into town about two years ago. (Kevin Forsyth photo)
Mike Readman, from Qualicum Beach, was excited to be able to show his 99-year-old Peerless Speedster at the June 19, 2022 Seaside Cruizers car show for the first time since he moved into town about two years ago. (Kevin Forsyth photo)
Grace Amendt, 17, (far right) is the Level 3 modern dance winner at 2022 Provincial Festival of Performing Arts BC. She was one of nine representatives sent by the Innovative Dance Arts studio in Parksville. (PQB News photo)

Parksville dancer Grace Amendt earns first-place showing in provincial competition

Innovative Dance Studio member is the B.C. Level 3 modern dance winner

Grace Amendt, 17, (far right) is the Level 3 modern dance winner at 2022 Provincial Festival of Performing Arts BC. She was one of nine representatives sent by the Innovative Dance Arts studio in Parksville. (PQB News photo)
Parksville’s McMillan Arts Centre. (PQB News file photo)

MAC summer installation will focus on Parksville’s Shelly Creek

‘The Tale of One Urban Creek’ will run from July 2 until Aug. 28

Parksville’s McMillan Arts Centre. (PQB News file photo)
Qualicum Beach High School class of 1932. Shima Umemoto is sixth from left in front row. (Photo courtesy of Qualicum Beach Museum Archives)

Qualicum Beach Museum exhibit explores dark chapter of Canadian history

‘Broken Promises’ explores dispossession, internment of Japanese-Canadians during WW2

Qualicum Beach High School class of 1932. Shima Umemoto is sixth from left in front row. (Photo courtesy of Qualicum Beach Museum Archives)
Artist Roselyn Scott and some of her work. (Kevin Forsyth photo)

Qualicum Beach artist paints landscapes of Canada and Australia

Scott’s work will be on display at Qualicum Art Supply and Gallery until end of July

Artist Roselyn Scott and some of her work. (Kevin Forsyth photo)
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Qualicum Beach artist wins People’s Choice Award at Island competition

Jordan Blackstone’s painting recognized at Cowichan Valley Fine Arts Show

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Kym Gouchie will perform at Parksville’s Knox United Church on June 9. (Red Works Photography)

Singer-songwriter Kym Gouchie to play at Parksville’s Knox United Church

Performer working on children’s album in ancestral languages

Kym Gouchie will perform at Parksville’s Knox United Church on June 9. (Red Works Photography)
’Chesapeake Shores’ will film in Parksville Community Park on June 2 and June 3. (Kevin Forsyth photo)
’Chesapeake Shores’ will film in Parksville Community Park on June 2 and June 3. (Kevin Forsyth photo)
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Musicans to pay tribute to Bob Dylan in Qualicum Beach

Will perform ‘The Unexpected Dylan’ on June 3 at community hall

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ECHO Youth Showcase runs June 3 to June 5 in Qualicum Beach

Event features one-act play and dance performance

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Vancouver Island dance duo ‘Funkanometry’ perform at Family Day in the Qualicum Beach Community Park on May 29, 2022. (Kevin Forsyth photo)
Vancouver Island dance duo ‘Funkanometry’ perform at Family Day in the Qualicum Beach Community Park on May 29, 2022. (Kevin Forsyth photo)
Heather Ferguson and her five-piece ensemble will play a night of jazz at Knox United Church in Parksville on June 4, 2022. (Kevin Light Photography)
Heather Ferguson and her five-piece ensemble will play a night of jazz at Knox United Church in Parksville on June 4, 2022. (Kevin Light Photography)
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Youth photography exhibit on at Parksville’s McMillan Arts Centre

Work by members of local Snapshots 4-H Photography Club

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The ‘Chesapeake Shores’ TV series production crew filmed in Nanoose Bay on May 19, 2022 as part of its sixth and final season. (Kevin Forsyth photo)
The ‘Chesapeake Shores’ TV series production crew filmed in Nanoose Bay on May 19, 2022 as part of its sixth and final season. (Kevin Forsyth photo)
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