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A streamlined listing of all events in the next 30 days.

Sat May 30  Virtual Yoga on Tap!: Samantha Burke and Marlene Lowden are pleased to host this virtual yoga class and hangout on Saturday mornings at 9:30am! This class is a collaboration with Persephone Brewing Company because we’ve been teaching in their tasting room for the past 1 1/2 years! They are offering locals a discount on their beverage purchase for attending this class with us! We will announce the weekly discount code at the end of each class. Use your discount by calling to place an order 778-462-3007 or simply drop by as their tasting room is open for off sales. This is Pay What You Can yoga class., 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM, $5. Online. 6047412545 · marlenelowden@gmail.com · http://marlenelowden.com/yoga-on-tap/
Sat May 30  Sechelt Farmers’ & Artisans’ Market – Now Open: We are excited to announce we will be opening the market Saturday, May 30th!!⁣ 🙌 In the parking lot at the end of Cowrie and Shorncliffe. ⁣ This will be a modified market so we can adhere to regulations in place from BCCDC and Public Health. At this time we are only open for food vendors, but we are hoping as the restrictions get lifted we will have options for customers to purchase artisan products at the market. In the meantime, you can support your local artisans by purchasing from them using our online marketplace here., 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM, Free. Cowrie/Shorncliffe Parking Lot, Sechelt. https://www.facebook.com/secheltmarket/ · https://www.facebook.com/secheltmarket/
Sat May 30  Coast Raven Design Studio Re-Opens: We have set up tables and wall panels to display our Jewelry and Woodcarvings outside and undercover, in the front of our studio in Davis Bay. Presently open from 10:30am-3:33pm, Wednesday to Sunday. Phone 604 885 7131 to make apt. outside of hours listed or for more information. Thank you, Artie and Richard., 10:30 AM – 3:33 PM. Coast Raven Design, 4668 Sunshine Coast Hwy, Sechelt. 604-885-7131 · richard@coastraven.com · www.coastraven.com
Sat May 30  Online Workshops with Mehran Modarres Sadeghi: May 9, 16, 23, 30. Skills for Solitude is a series of free online workshops combining ideas, hands-on experimenting and a chance to share what you made. These workshops are open to any skill level and are meant to be a fun and creative way to keep connected during Covid-19. Learn more here., 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. 604 885 5412 · info@sunshinecoastartscouncil.com
Sat May 30  Wrapping + 3D Drawing: Skills for Solitude Online Workshop #4: Free! Register to get the access information; 10 participants maximum https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/skills-for-solitude-online-workshop-wrapping-or-3d-drawing-tickets-104464722798 Last of the Skills for Solitude is a series. Open to any skill level and are meant to be a fun and creative way to keep connected during Covid-19. You need to have access to a computer with video and sound, and a stable internet connection. Zoom also works with a smartphone or tablet. We encourage you to sign up early so that you can test out the link to make sure it works well for you., 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM, Free. Online. 604 885 5412 · info@sunshinecoastartscouncil.com · https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/skills-for-solitude-online-workshop-abstract-drawing-tickets-104460492144 · https://www.facebook.com/events/602378357290105/
Sat May 30  PR – Artique Re-Opening: For the safety of our customers and staff we will be following the guidelines of the B.C. Centre of Disease Control. The guidelines include social distancing at all times in the store and a limit to the number of customers in the store at one time. We will also be frequently cleaning the touch points in Artique and have a hand sanitizing station upon entry. We will re-open on Wednesday May 27th from 11 am to 4 pm. Our schedule will be 4 days a week from Wednesday to Saturday until further notice. Come in to check out our new work and say HI to some old friends!, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Free. Artique, 6820 Alberni St, Powell River. 604-485-4837 · https://www.facebook.com/ArtiquePR/photos/a.207067445982270/3137977076224611/?type=3&theater · https://www.facebook.com/ArtiquePR/
Sat May 30  Gibsons Public Art Gallery Reopens with ‘Shout Out’: in line with guidance from BC’s Restart Plan, we will reopen on Thursday May 21 at 11am for resumption of the 2020 Shout Out youth exhibition. Subsequent opening hours will be as before: Thursday through Monday: 11am to 4pm, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Free. GPAG, Gibsons Public Art Gallery, 431 Marine Drive, Gibsons. 604 886 0531 · info@gpag.ca · https://www.facebook.com/GibsonsPublicArtGallery/ · https://www.facebook.com/GibsonsPublicArtGallery/
Sat May 30  Coast Swing Out Shim Sham: Hope to start in Mission Point Park at 11am (unless it rains). Anyone is welcome to join in with social distance as the only rule. Check the facebook page for updates facebook.com/groups/SCSwingDance/, 11:00 AM, Free
Sat May 30  Doris Crowston Gallery Re-Opens: Following recommendations and guidelines of BC’s Restart Plan, we will reopen to the public on May 20, 2020, Wed-Sun 12-4pm.  Current Exhibition: Mehran Modarres-Sadeghi. While we are delighted to reopen our doors and share our exciting current and upcoming exhibitions, the SCAC will adhere to strict cleaning and distancing guidelines. Here are some key things to keep in mind: ... See More  — at Sunshine Coast Arts Council., 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM, Free. Sunshine Coast Arts Centre, 5714 Medusa St., Sechelt. 604 885 5412 · info@sunshinecoastartscouncil.com · https://sunshinecoastartscouncil.com/?fbclid=IwAR3S4CPxIPZpMw1hfoIQToNHVi9W09jRkbWioz4aurZe_NakyQfgUz-6Fk4 · https://www.facebook.com/sunshinecoastARTScouncil/photos/a.436632559715109/3196923787019292/?type=3&__tn__=HH-R
Sat May 30  Art Exhibition: Mehran Modarres-Sadeghi – ‘Thread’: 'The Gallery is Now Open' Wed-Sun, 12:00 - 4:00 pm. We are pleased to present Thread, a solo exhibition of work by Mehran Modarres-Sadeghi. Bringing together works in drawing and sculpture, this exhibition showcases two specific projects., 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM, Free. Sunshine Coast Arts Centre, 5714 Medusa St., Sechelt. 604 885 5412 · info@sunshinecoastartscouncil.com · https://sunshinecoastartscouncil.com/
Sat May 30  Earth, Sea, and Stars – Pender Harbour Choir – CANCELLED: Pender Harbour Choir presents their Spring 2020 concert, celebrating the wonders and majesty of nature. A repertoire of traditional , classical, and pop choral pieces, several with local connections. Tickets $20, children under 12 accompanied by an adult are free., 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM, $20. Sunshine Coast Botanical Gardens, 5941 Mason Road, Sechelt. Penderharboursings@gmail.com
Sat May 30  Music in the Landing – Double Treble: Live from the Heritage Theatre: Heidi and Bud Kurz met at Capilano College when they were students in the Music programme, and were 2/3rds of the grad class of '83! They also attended UBC and graduated with BMus in 1986. They both play flute, guitar and harp. They enjoy playing Baroque, Classical, folk, jazz and Celtic music and have played at Slow Sundays, the Little Legion, Persephone, Music in the Landing, the Sechelt Summer Music Series, and are regulars at North Van Community Arts Council events like Art in the Garden. Accomplished and engaging performers, their music is like a relaxing walk on the beach for the soul., 7:15 PM – 8:15 PM, Free. Gibsons Heritage Playhouse, 662 North Rd, Gibsons. musicinthelanding@gmail.com · https://www.facebook.com/Music.Landing/
Sat May 30  2020 Creative Expression During Social Distancing: DIGITAL EXHIBITION at GPAG. GPAG has launched a virtual exhibition which aims to capture the feelings, emotions and daily life in this unprecedented time when not only daily routines but our lives have been drastically altered. Our community, our country and the world struggle to respond to this ubiquitous pandemic. The virtual gallery will be ongoing with new submissions added each week. Keep checking back to see what’s being created or captured in your neighbourhood., 8:15 PM, Free. Gibsons Public Art Gallery, 431 Marine Drive, Gibsons. 604 886 0531 · info@gpag.ca · https://gpag.ca/current/2020-creative-expression-during-social-distancing/
Sat May 30  Virtual Exhibition: ‘Sgraffito’ and ‘Grammar of Bone’: by Cindy Riach ('Sgraffito' - oil and wax) and Evan Broens ('Grammar of Bone' - scuplture) Take a tour of Evan Broens here. Take a tour of Cindy Riach here., 8:15 PM, Free. Gibsons Public Art Gallery, 431 Marine Drive, Gibsons. 604.886.0531 · info@gpag.ca · https://gpag.ca/current/cindy-riach-sgraffito-evan-broens-grammar-of-bone-may-7-may-31/
Sat May 30  Virtual Event – Fit in a Flash: Self-Isolation Workout: This is a way we can stay active and have fun. We'll pull 2 cards/day from a deck of Fit in a Flash Body Weight Exercise Cards -- we'll show you variations of the exercises so you'll be able to find the one that works for you -- if you feel like playing along, tape yourself doing the exercises (or a few repetitions), post the video in the comments below the post of the day you are doing, your name will be entered to win a deck of Fit in a Flash Body Weight Exercise Cards. We'll draw for a new deck every couple of weeks until we're out of isolation and can get back in the gym!, 8:25 PM, Free. 6048863114 · vernachan@telus.net · https://www.facebook.com/events/2641873226134076/ · https://www.facebook.com/thegarage.privatepersonaltrainingstudio/?eid=ARDRiAsMJnuBWDdGbV0UZHR6bmRib2uHanC1UO4-9NLc7iTmIhaCo_0NbXYW3BpegJbEMXlejXUok1m3
Sat May 30  ONLINE: Free Art Class for Everyone!: Self isolating? Home with kids? Emotions running amuck? Join me for this short art project. No art experience necessary and you just need basic supplies !! And please tag me or use the hashtag #shareyourartwithus if you’d like to share what you create on Instagram 🙏 Please share with others if you find this helpful, fun and/or relaxing. I’d love to answer any questions, reach out to me to share your insights or comments too. Watch for continuing updates. The awesome shirt is by Art Girl Rising and the music in the bg is by Katherine Penfold ❤️, 8:25 PM. An on-line presentation. 6047412545 · marlenelowden@gmail.com · http://marlenelowden.com/art-resources/
Sat May 30  Virtual ART ROAD TRIP with Marlene Lowden: We invite friends, colleagues or family members to join us for this three part video series. Use a long weekend road trip with your BFF as a metaphor for this online art adventure. There are 3 parts, each part invites companions to work together and support each other to create art studies. The exercises will push everyone a little out of their comfort zones and if they are practicing artists, out of their normal mediums. Don't worry if you're a beginner, this is for your too! We suggest that you and your art buddy do the exercises over the course of 3 days., 8:29 PM, $20. Online. 6047412545 · marlenelowden@gmail.com · https://artgirlrising.com/collections/live-classes-and-sessions/products/art-road-trip-with-marlene-lowden · https://www.facebook.com/JustPracticewithMarlene/
Sat May 30  Opportunity: 2020 Creative Expression During Social Distancing: DIGITAL EXHIBITION at GPAG. We invite all ages to connect with community, provide an opportunity for you to share your feelings through art during this historical moment we all find ourselves in. We welcome digital files of ORIGINAL ARTWORK you have created in response to Covid-19 during times of physical distancing. Photography, visual arts, spoken word video, dance video… it’s up to you. Show us what’s happening in your studio or on the streets in your community., 8:30 PM, Free. Gibsons Public Art Gallery, 431 Marine Drive, Gibsons. 604 886 0531 · info@gpag.ca · https://gpag.ca/current/2020-creative-expression-during-social-distancing/
Sat May 30  Opportunity: Call for Exhibition Proposals, 2021/22: Deadline June 30, 2020. We welcome proposals each year for the Doris Crowston Gallery at the Sechelt Art Centre. We encourage proposals for exhibitions and artwork that will challenge visitors, provoke conversation and connect to pressing concerns of our time. More information here., 8:30 PM, Free. Sunshine Coast Arts Centre, 5714 Medusa St, Sechelt. 604 885 5412 · info@sunshinecoastartscouncil.com · https://sunshinecoastartscouncil.com/call-for-submissions/?fbclid=IwAR3CEVGmPqs_V_dhTCNubOOC8nzm8n-xDmcjuCiRoZyyjndWqGbJAm3WvoE · https://www.facebook.com/sunshinecoastARTScouncil/?__xts__[0]=68.ARA4Int0pHEJ8hHgrynHkSWsA4Cb20vULpRBtg_kMsY8UzdS6VbE3LIiPwWEEe6b6sfHiV96W1enQ6cvqvDXSBWWIJRysIm4tD7Mijw3HG35HqjpC87F-fu1O95iae3uqsRP0HG8OrmEh6tKEISvpXGI-1md9zpSyK66uRFO4BW_rJxdOyLm5HpEil-wO13QyOxUnr73xKwTgsq2T54wLtPyzfCdmeMrLaqDv6amIkgLmw5G1NWrFs_yIo5Mz7ASc2pltFNVBx4WKvOiIRkVwIho16rE300GFsVhk52qvOeMMCK0Ia9xcliHMGvzT_ej-0lwnk-588upSBBZ8Yzp5DTpew
Sat May 30  “Dear Coastal Neighbour”: a letter-writing campaign to increase social connection in our community! Coast residents of all ages are invited to put pen to paper and share their stories, pictures, poems and support. We will collect and deliver your letter to someone in need of some extra joy right now. You can find all the information you need to be part of Dear Coastal Neighbour, including our Resources Toolkit on our website at http://ow.ly/mRFZ50zAVJd. or contact averspoor@sccss.ca or 604.989.6171, 8:30 PM
Sat May 30  Opportunity: Welcome to Here Walk Project: We are gathering youth stories, drawings, videos and photos by youth about the trails and natural places in the area. Please send stories to claudiamedina@enmedia.ca and drawings to megandulcie@gmail.com, 8:30 PM. Online. https://www.facebook.com/events/686084298880020/ · https://www.facebook.com/events/686084298880020/
Sat May 30  Opportunity: 10th Annual Popsicle Stick Bridge Contest – Online: Pick up Popsicle Stick Bridge Kits ($5 each) from GBS, Gibsons or Sechelt and Oak Tree Market, Madeira. Build Bridge and drop off on June 18-20 at TBA designated sites. 4 categories: Elementary, Secondary, Family, Open (adults). Prizes totally $1000. Get more information on facebook here, 8:30 PM. Facebook
Sat May 30  Opportunity: MIcrogrant Pilot Program: For Individual Artists. Deadline: June 30, 2020. The BC Arts Council has launched its Microgrant Pilot Program, which offers awards of up to $1,500 to support artists and cultural practitioners in BC to respond to emergent needs or changes in the arts and culture sector.  Click here for more info., 8:31 PM
Sat May 30  Opportunity: BC Culture Days – Calling All Emerging Artists: for the 2020 BC Culture Days Ambassador Program. BC emerging artists are invited to apply to the 2020 BC Culture Days Ambassador Program. Five successful applicants will receive an honorarium and production budget totalling $1,000 to present a community-based project for Culture Days 2020. Eligible projects include in-person events*, live-streamed events, digital presentations (pre-recorded), and self-guided activities. Projects will be presented on the weekend of September 25-27, 2020. Ambassadors will also be matched with an established artist for a 3-month online mentorship. Artists from rural and/or equity-seeking communities are encouraged to apply., 8:40 PM. https://culturedays.ca/en/bc/en/ambassadors
Sat May 30  Opportunity: Sunshine Coast Community Foundation Covid-19 Emergency Relief Fund: In response to community needs created by the Covid-19 health pandemic, Sunshine Coast Community Foundation has established the Sunshine Coast Covid-19 Emergency Relief Fund. This fund, seeded by resources from the Community Foundation, and to which individuals and businesses may contribute, is intended to provide emergency relief to charities or other qualified donees whose operations, programs, or services are negatively impacted by the restrictions or other factors related to the current situation., 9:00 PM. 604.741.7360 · sccfoundation@dccnet.com · https://www.sccfoundation.com/grants/sunshine-coast-covid-19-emergency-relief-fund
Sat May 30  Facebook Live: Local Musicians May 26-27th: Check out some of the Coast’s musicians stepping up to share their music from home … Click on their name for the link – Katherine Penfold & Scott Verbeek - vocals, guitar - "Sweetest Thing" : Mark Brezer and baby Arlo - guitar, vocals - "Peace Train" : Bonar Harris - guitar, vocals - "Walking Each Other Home" : Mark Brezer and baby Arlo - guitar, vocals - "Blue Suede Shoes", 9:37 PM
Sat May 30  Facebook Live: Local Musicians May 24-25th: Check out some of the Coast’s musicians stepping up to share their music from home … Click on their name for the link – Mark Brezer and baby Arlo - guitar, vocals - "Wild World" : Gary Gilbert - guitar, vocals - Corona Crooner #32 - "Helplessly Hoping" : Matt Richards - guitar, vocals -  "Call me the Breeze" - J.J. Cale : Mark Brezer and baby Arlo - guitar, vocals - "45 Years" : Steve's Band - Covid distancing version  , 9:38 PM
Sat May 30  Facebook Live: Local Musicians May 23rd: Check out some of the Coast’s musicians stepping up to share their music from home … Click on their name for the link – Deanna Knight Tree-o - piano, Simon Kendal; vocals, Deanna Knight; flute/sax, Karen Graves - Music in the Landing Live from the Heritage : Matt Richards - guitar, vocals - "Trouble Again" : Mark Brezer and baby Arlo - guitar, vocals - "Early Morning Rain" : Mark Stokes - keys, guitar, vocals, 9:39 PM. Facebook
Sat May 30  Facebook Live: Local Musicians May 21-22nd: Check out some of the Coast’s musicians stepping up to share their music from home … Click on their name for the link – Joe Stanton - guitar, vocals - Thursday Night Live - First Set Joe Stanton - guitar, vocals - Thursday Night Live - Second Set Mark Brezer and baby Arlo - guitar, vocals - "Baby's Got a New Pair Of Shoes" Ron Campbell - vocals, piano, 9:40 PM. Facebook
Sat May 30  Facebook Live: Local Musicians May 19-20th: Check out some of the Coast’s musicians stepping up to share their music from home … Click on their name for the link – Matt Richards - guitar, vocals - "Wheels Go Round" : Mark Brezer and baby Arlo - guitar, vocals -  "All Along the Watchtower" - Bob Dylan : Simon Paradis - soundcloud in lieu of Wed concert - "Mr Hopeful" : Mark Brezer and baby Arlo - guitar, vocals - "Gloria", 9:41 PM. Facebook
Sat May 30  Facebook Live: Local Musicians May 17-18th: Check out some of the Coast’s musicians stepping up to share their music from home … Click on their name for the link – Burying Ground - guitar, washboard, bass, fiddle - "C Rag" : Mark Brezer and baby Arlo -  - guitar, vocals - "Society" by Pearl Jam : Dianne Baker - Odonata Songrise Circle : Gary Gilbert - guitar, harmonica, vocals - Corona Crooner #31 : Mark Brezer and baby Arlo -  guitar, vocals - Dylan's "Tangled up in Blue", 9:42 PM. Facebook
Sun May 31  Macgee Cloth Textile Mill / Sundays at the Mill – CANCELLED: untill further notice. Sundays. Open House / Steampunk Tour / Shopping for handcrafted eco-friendly heirloom blankets at the Macgee Cloth Textile Mill. You are invited to join us at our Steampunk Textile Mill for a tour of our working craft museum, to witness the mighty Dobcross Loom in action and of course to experience our bespoke blankets in person. 1 - 4 pm - Tour starts at 2 pm Please RSVP ahead of time to: laurieverchomin@macgeecloth.com, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM, Free. Macgee Cloth Textile Mill, 1600 Hanbury Rd, Roberts Creek. 604 885 8450 · laurieverchomin@macgeecloth.com · http://www.macgeecloth.com · https://www.facebook.com/steampunktextiles/
Sun May 31  Earth, Sea, and Stars – Pender Harbour Choir – CANCELLED: 2:00 pm & 7:00 pm. Pender Harbour Choir presents their Spring 2020 concert, celebrating the wonders and majesty of nature. A repertoire of traditional , classical, and pop choral pieces, several with local connections. Tickets $20, children under 12 accompanied by an adult are free., 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM, $20. Pender Harbour School of Music, 12956 Madeira Park Road, Madeira Park. Penderharboursings@gmail.com
Sun May 31  Podcast: Nicht Meine Kinder (A piece of paper): In her last moments of life a mother saves her child in an unexpected act of kismet and courage., 8:26 PM, Free. Your Home. 604-886-3634 · caitlin@caitlinhicks.com · https://www.caitlinhicks.com/wordpress/nicht-meine-kinder/ · https://www.facebook.com/groups/2642055129241896/
Mon Jun 1  Sechelt Takeout Service & Book Drops: Monday-Friday 10 am-3 pm : 604.885.3260 Safety for staff and patrons remains our top priority. For details check their website here.  , 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM, Free. Sechelt Library, 5797 Cowrie St, Sechelt. 604.885.3260
Mon Jun 1  Japanese Conversation Group: Our weekly Japanese Conversation Group is now taking place online every Monday from 4pm–5:30pm on Zoom. This small friendly group is welcoming of all fluency levels, beginer or more advanced. Contact Sam Talbot, our community outreach coordinator, to learn more and get the Zoom link. stalbot@gibsons.bclibrary.ca, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM, Free. Online. https://gibsons.bc.libraries.coop/event/japanese-conversation-group/ · https://www.facebook.com/gibsonslibrary/
Mon Jun 1  Virtual Odonata Songrise with Dianne Baker: 1st Monday of the month. A song circle to lift spirits and voices in these challenging times. Joy, resilience, peace, connection. All as we breath and sing together. Contact Diane for more info Dianne.mary.baker@gmail.com or on facebooki https://www.facebook.com/d.m.hatherly.baker, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Facebook. 604.989.8424 · dianne.mary.baker@gmail.com · https://www.facebook.com/d.m.hatherly.baker · https://www.facebook.com/d.m.hatherly.baker
Wed Jun 3  Farm Gate Market: Wednesdays year round presented by The Sunshine Coast Ecological Farmers Market Society. Selling local, organic, home made, best quality products to our community. Masonic Hall and parking lot., 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM, Free. Masonic Hall, 1319 Roberts Creek Road, Roberts Creek. farmgatemarket@gmail.com · https://www.facebook.com/Roberts-Creek-Farm-Gate-Market
Wed Jun 3  Facebook Live: Simon Paradis: Wednesdays at 4:00pm. Guitar and vocals from his home in Halfmoon Bay. https://www.facebook.com/simon.paradis.5, 4:00 PM
Thu Jun 4  Women of Essondale: Podcast: Podcast series SOME KINDA WOMAN, Stories of Us - dramatic and comedic stories of women in pivotal moments, getting through the grief & hilarity of life and sharing insights into how these events have changed them. This series debuted on iTunes, LibSyn, Stitcher and other podcast hosts, for international audiences. The free podcast features Sunshine Coast playwright/performer Caitlin Hicks, and the many quirky characters from her standing ovation international tours of one-person theatrical performances. Back story & photos here www.caitlinhicks.com/wordpress CLICK on PODCASTS / and BLOG., Free. https://www.caitlinhicks.com/wordpress/blog/ · https://www.facebook.com/groups/2642055129241896/
Thu Jun 4  Gladys and The Pig Man – Podcast: A local story told in the words of Pixie Daly, a beloved Sunshine Coast resident. Her stories touch on the early days: one road, no cars, travel by boat, fishermen lost at sea, frozen lakes, the perils of long distances between the logging camps, the hazards of fog on the water when everyday you travelled by boat. A ‘marvellous regatta”, an unforgettable character named Gladys — and her husband, the Pig Man. The greasy pole in all its glory. Part of the podcast SOME KINDA WOMAN, Stories of Us. Listen here., Free. 604-886-3634 · caitlin@caitlinhicks.com · https://www.caitlinhicks.com/wordpress/gladys-and-the-pig-man/ · https://www.facebook.com/groups/2642055129241896/
Thu Jun 4  French Conversation Group: Our bi-weekly French Conversation Group is now taking place online every other Thursday from 10:30am–noon on Zoom. Everyone welcomed, no matter your level of fluency in French. Contact Sam Talbot, our community outreach coordinator, to learn more and get the Zoom link. stalbot@gibsons.bclibrary.ca, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM, Free. Online. https://gibsons.bc.libraries.coop/event/french-conversation-group-3 · https://www.facebook.com/gibsonslibrary/
Thu Jun 4  Art Exhibition: Between the Layers: 'Between the Layers' is a group exhibition — the recent work of 17 members of the Sunshine Coast Surface Design Group, whose homes and studios range from Texada Island and Powell River, to Gibsons Landing., 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Free. Gibsons Public Art Gallery, 431 Marine Drive, Gibsons. 604.886.0531 · info@gpag.ca · https://gpag.ca/upcoming/june-4-july-5-between-the-layers-sunshine-coast-surface-design-group/
Thu Jun 4  Thursday Night Live with Joe Stanton: A virtual house concert on Facebook live every Thursday at 6pm @joestantonmusic, 6:00 PM – 6:30 PM, Free. Facebook. 604-989-1038 · hellojoe@joestanton.com · https://www.facebook.com/joestantonmusic/ · https://www.facebook.com/joestantonmusic/
Fri Jun 5  Book Faire – CANCELLED: June 5-7.  Fri 12 to 5, Sat 10 to 5 and Sun 10 to 3. Up to two boxes of gently used donated books are appreciated (Fri/Sat only)., 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Sechelt Library Community Room, 5797 Cowrie St, Sechelt. https://sechelt.bc.libraries.coop/explore/about-us/friends-of-the-library/
Fri Jun 5  Voice Social – CANCELLED: Until  further notice. 1st Sunday each month. Meet and Eat. Come together and discuss interesting topics. Share experiences. Different topics every month., 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM. Village Restaurant, 5665 Cowrie St, Sechelt. https://www.facebook.com/voicesunshinecoast/
Fri Jun 5  Ron Campbell LIVE on Facebook: Ron's latest virtual show of old-time Blues, Jazz and originals. With vocals, piano, guitar, harmonica and whatever else is laying around Ron's studio!, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM, By donation. Facebook. 604.414.4544 · ronc@ronc.net · http://facebook.com/roncampbellmusic · http://facebook.com/roncampbellmusic
Fri Jun 5  Friday Night Go FB Live for Sunshine Coast Food Banks: Every Friday evening at 7 pm (til this crisis is over) Sunshine Coast Artists go FB Live on FB Page: Visual and Performing Artists for Sunshine Coast Food Banks to help with donations through the Sunshine Coast Community Services Society. 15 - 30 minute, back-to-back performances. Go to facebook here Anyone wishing to participate needs to have the ability to go FB Live through a phone or laptop. Email Verna at musicinthelanding@gmail.com for more info., 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM, Free. musicinthelanding@gmail.com · https://www.facebook.com/Visual-and-Performing-Artists-for-Sunshine-Coast-BC-Food-Banks-101650741496407/ · https://www.facebook.com/Visual-and-Performing-Artists-for-Sunshine-Coast-BC-Food-Banks-101650741496407/
Sat Jun 6  Queer Book Club: This month for our Queer Book Club, we are reading I Hope We Choose Love: A Trans Girl's Notes from the End of the World by Kai Cheng Thom. Join us for our online book club meeting via Zoom on Saturday, June 6th, 11am-noon. The Queer Book Club is for everyone (even the straight ones), so don't be shy to join. And if you can't make it (or can't wait for the meeting) we are also hosting a companion book club on Slack. Contact Sam Talbot, our Community Outreach Coordinator, to arrange a book pick up time and to get the Zoom and/or Slack links. stalbot@gibsons.bclibrary.ca, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM, Free. Online. https://bcpl.overdrive.com/bcpl-gibsonsdistrict/content/media/e13e796c-d10a-4f47-963d-e1acdd152e31 · https://www.facebook.com/gibsonslibrary/
Sat Jun 6  Dad and Me Virtual Dance on a Cloud: This is a family event, so everyone is invited to participate this year. Buy your ticket online ($15 per dad). Get all the details here. Dance to music from VideoMax via Zoom. Great prizes to be give away throughout the evening., 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Zoom. https://coastaltakeout.ca/dad-and-me-dance-2020/
Sat Jun 6  The Burying Ground: Live-Stream from Heritage: The Burying Ground deliver a rustic, lively sound of country blues and ragtime music inspired by artists from the 1920’s & 30’s. The band promises a live performance filled with an offering of new original tunes that can easily measure up to old time classics. With a warm sound and unique instrumentation, the band attracts a diverse crowd, young and old. We will go live from the beautiful Heritage Playhouse in Gibsons - on the Music in the Landing Facebook page here direct to your living rooms and simulcast on Eastlink Community TV!, 7:15 PM – 8:15 PM, Free. Gibsons Heritage Playhouse, 662 North Rd, Gibsons. musicinthelanding@gmail.com · https://www.facebook.com/events/248181143161758/
Sun Jun 7  Live Music Returns: The Blue Line Trio: Kicking off the summer season the fabulous "Blue Line Trio", featuring Gary Gilbert aka Dr. Fun, Reverend Christopher Jordan Knox and Graham Walker., 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM, $5. The Clubhouse Restaurant, 13823 SC Hwy, Pender Harbour. 604 883 9542
Tue Jun 9  Virtual Odonata Songrise with Dianne Baker: 2nd Tuesday. A song circle to lift spirits and voices in these challenging times. Joy, resilience, peace, connection. All as we breath and sing together. Contact Diane for more info Dianne.mary.baker@gmail.com or on facebooki https://www.facebook.com/d.m.hatherly.baker, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Wed Jun 10  Gibsons Library Book Club: This month for our General Book Club, we are reading City of Girls by Elizabeth Gilbert. Join us for our online book club meeting via Zoom on Wednesday, June 10th, 6-7pm. And if you can't make it (or can't wait for the meeting) we are also hosting a companion book club on Slack. Contact Sam Talbot, our Community Outreach Coordinator, to arrange a book pick up time and to get the Zoom and/or Slack links. stalbot@gibsons.bclibrary.ca, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM, Free. Online. https://bcpl.overdrive.com/bcpl-gibsonsdistrict/content/media/f26d3816-fc17-4286-b778-8cc077156c70 · https://www.facebook.com/gibsonslibrary/
Wed Jun 10  Steve Weave Album Release – Livestream Event: Steve Wright releases his solo record "Steve Weave," featuring the songs Pontiac, Cosmos, Stranded and more. Produced by Steve Wright at the Soundspace studio on the Sunshine Coast. Also debuting a locally shot video for the song "Stranded." Live-stream event happening at https://www.twitch.tv/steveweave, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. https://www.twitch.tv/steveweave
Thu Jun 11  Extreme Warp Makeover with Robyn Spadey: June 11 - 12. Hate to warp, but love to weave? Want more versatility from a single warp? Then this is a workshop for you! In this workshop, participants will warp their loom with their choice of one of three four-shaft threadings and perform an extreme makeover and weave it many different ways . . . from twill, lace, and overshot to swivel, corduroy, deflected weft, and double-faced. At the same time, participants are presented with the basics of different structures and how to adapt a single threading to weave a number of different weaves., 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM, $350. FibreWorks Studio & Gallery, 12887 Sunshine Coast Highway, Madeira Park. 604.883.2380 · fibreworksgallery@telus.net · https://www.fibreworksgallery.com/extreme-warp-makeover/ · https://www.facebook.com/fwstudio.gallery/?ref=bookmarks
Fri Jun 12  School of Music Coffee House – CANCELLED: until further notice. Presented monthly in our intimate waterfront theare, with professional sound and lights. Coffee, tea, delicious desserts available., 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM, $10. Pender Harbour School of Music, 12956 Madeira Park Road, Madeira Park. 6048839749 · www.penderharbourmusic.ca · https://www.facebook.com/penderharbourmusic/
Sun Jun 14  Taming of the Hue – Techniques and Strategies for Understanding and Exploring Color with Robyn Spadey: Color can feel like an ominous world to enter. What seems like second nature to some can be a vast sphere of uncertainty to others. The good news is it doesn’t have to be that way. In this workshop, participants will explore a variety of tools. techniques, and strategies to assist them in exploring different ways of incorporating colour into their projects and give them more confidence in discovering new colour horizons. Little is required to bring . . . although, a sense of adventure and a desire to learn more about colour is key., 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM, $175. FibreWorks Studio & Gallery, 12887 Sunshine Coast Highway, Madeira Park. 604.883.2380 · fibreworksgallery@telus.net · https://www.fibreworksgallery.com/taming-of-the-hue-techniques-and-strategies-for-understanding-and-exploring-color/ · https://www.facebook.com/fwstudio.gallery/?ref=bookmarks
Fri Jun 19  Book Faire – CANCELLED: June 19-21.  Fri 12 to 5, Sat 10 to 5 and Sun 10 to 3. Up to two boxes of gently used donated books are appreciated (Fri/Sat only)., 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Sechelt Library Community Room, 5797 Cowrie St, Sechelt. https://sechelt.bc.libraries.coop/explore/about-us/friends-of-the-library/
Fri Jun 19  25th Annual Gibsons Landing Jazz Festival – CANCELLED: Friday Night Opening at St Bart's Church, Saturday Main Stage on the Street, 5 bands, food, vendors and more, Saturday Night Dance, Sunday Brunch Festival in Winegarden Park, afterparty and more., 7:30 PM. Gibsons Landing. 604.740.5825 · info@coastjazz.com · http://www.coastjazz.com · https://www.facebook.com/coastjazz/
Sun Jun 21  Virtual Odonata Songrise with Dianne Baker: 3rd Sunday of the month. A song circle to lift spirits and voices in these challenging times. Joy, resilience, peace, connection. All as we breath and sing together. Contact Diane for more info Dianne.mary.baker@gmail.com or on facebooki https://www.facebook.com/d.m.hatherly.baker, 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Thu Jun 25  Spin In at the Yurts – CANCELLED until further notice: last Thursday of the month. The Studio is home to the Sunshine Coast Spinners & Weaver’s Guild spin-ins on the last Thursday of every month. Bring your wheel and something for the potluck table to share for lunch; all levels of knowledge and skill are welcome., 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Free. FibreWorks Studio & Gallery, 12887 Sunshine Coast Highway, Madeira Park. 604.883.2380 · fibreworksgallery@telus.net · https://www.fibreworksgallery.com/events-at-fibreworks/
Sat Jun 27  Opening Reception: Motoko New Works ‘Journey’ – CANCELLED: Save the Date! An exhibition celebrating 15 years of Motoko's fine Art, 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Free. Motoko Fine Art Studio & Gallery, 4590 Sinclair Bay Rd, Garden Bay. 604-883-9472 · info@motoko.ca
Sat Jun 27  FibreWorks Studio & Gallery Re-Opens: The gallery plans to be open June 27th until October 31st this season. We will be operating under reduced hours of 12-4 and by appointment for the season., 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM. FibreWorks Studio & Gallery, 12887 Sunshine Coast Highway, Madeira Park. https://www.fibreworksgallery.com/ · https://www.facebook.com/fwstudio.gallery/
Sat Jun 27  Opening Reception: “connected” POSTPONED: What connects you to the world? Are your connections strong shared experiences or are you delicately held together by a single thread? Are your connections worn and strengthened by the passage of time or are they shiny-new and untested? We are all connected somehow to something... come and explore them, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM, Free. FibreWorks Studio & Gallery, 12887 Sunshine Coast Highway, Madeira Park. 604.883.2380 · fibreworksgallery@telus.net · https://www.fibreworksgallery.com/upcoming-exhibits/ · https://www.facebook.com/fwstudio.gallery/?ref=bookmarks
Sun Jun 28  10th Annual Popsicle Stick Bridge Contest: View bridge testing on Live Stream on facebook here., 1:00 PM, Free. Facebook

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