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Winter Intention Gathering.

Intention Gathering is back for its 21st year of magic, bliss and community celebration! ♥

Intention is a multi-day, family friendly, participant co-created festival and retreat at the most intentional time of year.


For more information, please go to . Much more information will be available there in the next few weeks.

Kids Card Making Workshop

Local card making guru, Ruth Moore, will be leading this workshop on card making and design. Participants will come home with at least two handmade holiday cards. Ages 8-12.

Space is limited. Please visit or call Sechelt library at 604-885-3260 to register.

Many Merry Markets

Dec 14-15. Join us for the first annual, a multi market Coastal Celebration. Visit Gibsons Public Market, Tapworks Brewing Company , The Kube and The 101 Brewhouse + Distillery for a multi-market coastal collaboration. Check out each location for a unique selection of local artisan vendors. #GiveCoastal this year!

2019 Winter Market

Sat Dec 14th & Sun Dec 15th 10:00 – 6:00 pm
Artisan Vendors • Live Music • Scuba Clause (Sat only) • Kids Activities • Food Vendors • Happy Hour • Merchant Level Shopping • and more…

2019 Winter Night Market

Join us on December 13th for our first ever Winter Night Market.

Live music // Kids Movie Night // Kids Activities // Food and Service Vendors // Emelle’s Market Bistro Happy Hour // and more…

Family fun will take place from 4:30 – 7:30 pm followed by a 19+ ticketed dance from 9:00 – midnight.
Dance entrance fee is $15.00 and can be purchased online or at the door.

We look forward to celebrating the holiday season with you.

Handmade Holiday Ornaments

This afternoon will be filled with creativity! Check out three handmade ornament stations and go home with some beautiful additions to your holiday collection.
Space is limited. Please visit or call the Sechelt library at 604-885-3260 to register.

PR – Little Sister Grimm, a puppet play

Little Lotte Grimm is curious about a story her brothers have just collected: it doesn’t have a proper ending. “You can’t just make one up!” her brothers tell her. Lotte won’t let that stop her, but finishing a fairy tale is easier said than done. Stories have a mind of their own…
A puppet play for all ages featuring the brothers Grimm, their famous fairy tales, and their little sister. Puppets, story and performance by Gibsons puppeteer Kris Fleerackers, presented by Falada Puppet Works.
Length: 45 minutes (+ Q&A for those interested)
Tickets: $10 child/youth, $15 adult, $20 adult+child

Book Launch: Six Stinky Feet and a Sasquatch

The shishalh storyteller Andy Johnson will do an opening song and then tell a sasquatch story from his own tradition. Lillian Lai, an animation art director in Vancouver, did the book’s illustrations. Books available at the event.

Serendipity Christmas Craft Fair

Nov 30 – Dec 1. The best little craft fair on the coast, with all proceeds to support the Serendipity Child Development Society and Madeira Park Elementary Parent Advisory Committee.
Featuring twenty-six (or more!) tables of handmade items and delightful goodies by local artisans, as well as a hot soup lunch and homemade treats; photos with Santa by donation; raffle baskets; 50/50 draws and more!
Open from 10 am to 4 pm, Saturday Nov 30 and Sunday December 1st.
Co-sponsored by Serendipity Child Development Society and Madeira Park PAC.
To be a vendor email

Kids Pumpkin Carving

Halloween is almost upon us! Come down to the Farm Saturday Morning with the kids for some Pumpkin Carving! We will have locally grown pumpkins for sale or you can bring your own. Basic Carving supplies will be provided as well as some stencils or your more then welcome to bring your own. Parents your more then welcome to carve a pumpkin or two (or have a beer or two).

Coast Comedy for Kids

Stand up comedy for kids.

These brave kids have been practicing six weeks with Head Start Public Speaking to do their first ever stand up set, better than most adults we know. So come cheer on, get some laughs, and support these budding comedians with the whole family on a great Sunday afternoon! $5 at the door for grown ups, kids free!!

Little Hands

Fridays, hands on creative exploration for adults, babies and children, casual drop in atmosphere, collaborate, learn, share. $5 sliding scale.

Sechelt Oktoberfest

Come celebrate with our community and your whole family as we wind down summer. A chance to enjoy live music, craft beer, cider, food, sidewalk sales and kids games. $100 cash prize for best costume.

Young People’s Programs: Monoprinting and Natural Materials

Pro D Day – Ages 8-13

This one-day workshop will introduce you to monoprinting techniques using natural materials including leaves, bark and branches. You will explore how to create textures and compositions using simple materials found all around.

Young people’s workshops offer lessons from a senior artist on using natural materials to create mono-prints through a variety of techniques such as tracing, etching, and ink transfers. Created for young people ages 8-13 to engage them with art, nature, and the world of visual arts in a day-long workshop on their pro-d day. Maximum 16 participants

PR – Create n’ Take Fall Pumpkins

Learn how to create fall decor with Chalk Couture. Theme for this workshop is pumpkins and fall. You can select from several designs on a white pallet board.
You will receive all the supplies required. Perfect for beginners and advanced crafters alike.

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