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Saratoga Beach Polar Bear Swim 12:00 pm
Saratoga Beach Polar Bear Swim @ Saratoga Beach
Jan 1 @ 12:00 pm – 12:20 pm
Annual Polar Bear Swim at Saratoga Beach. Plunge in the ocean at 11am (register at the beach before). Dress up in costume. Prizes and a bonfire! FMI call Al at Fisherman’s Lodge 250.923.6630 (I couldn’t find a Facebook event so…
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Coffee Shop Coworking 1:30 pm
Coffee Shop Coworking @ Caffe Amantes
Jan 3 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Happy New Year! Let’s kick off the first week of January with a coworking Meetup at a new spot for our group, Caffe Amantes in Comox. Bring your laptop or latest project, get some work done and chat with some…
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Engage for Change Social 6:00 pm
Engage for Change Social @ The White Whale
Jan 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
(A fundraising evening for RAVEN Trust, Project Watershed, and Tidechange.ca) Kiyoshi Kosky, one of the four candidates in the running for the BCNDP nomination in the new Courtenay-Comox riding, will be holding a fundraising evening on January 5th at the…
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Comox Valley Farmers’ Market 9:00 am
Comox Valley Farmers’ Market
Jan 7 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Each Saturday features a delicious recipe from the North Island Chefs Association – and of course all of the wonderful local producers of vegetables, meats, baking, preserves, fish and more! See you at the Native Son’s Hall 9-12 every week…
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Coffee Shop Coworking 1:30 pm
Coffee Shop Coworking @ Caffe Amantes
Jan 10 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
https://www.meetup.com/Comox-Valley-Coworking-Meetup/events/236657239/ Let’s meet at Caffe Amantes for the afternoon and work independently on our own projects. Bring your laptop, knitting, writing, drawing or whatever else you’re working on (that you can bring to a coffee shop!) and get some work…
Top 20 under 40 Kick Off Event – Comox Valley 5:00 pm
Top 20 under 40 Kick Off Event – Comox Valley @ Chances Playtime Courtenay
Jan 10 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
You are invited to attend the Top 20 under 40 Business and Community Achievement Awards Kick-Off event. Join us for Appies and Beverages, networking, and to learn more about the Vancouver Island Top 20 under 40! https://www.facebook.com/events/1172300496173012/
YPCV: Value of Tourism Lunch & Learn 12:00 pm
YPCV: Value of Tourism Lunch & Learn @ The White Whale
Jan 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
The tourism industry in the Vancouver Island Region is a vast and interwoven network of tourism businesses, industry organizations, and government agencies all working together to grow and sustain a dynamic industry. Tourism is everyone’s business and everyone can play…
Snowed In Comedy Tour- Courtenay 8:00 pm
Snowed In Comedy Tour- Courtenay @ Sid Williams Theatre
Jan 12 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Tickets $40 all in The Snowed In Comedy Tour has turned in to a Canadian success story. In a market still dominated by American acts with American TV credits a small Canadian comedy tour has managed to succeed. Like the…
6th Street Rail Jam 7:00 pm
6th Street Rail Jam @ Ski Tak Hut
Jan 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Offical kick off to Comox Valley Winterfest is coming soon, and don’t miss the first ever 6th Street Rail Jam! We are shutting the street down, getting a DJ, trucking in snow and setting up a couple rails for…
Comox Valley Farmers’ Market 9:00 am
Comox Valley Farmers’ Market
Jan 14 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Each Saturday features a delicious recipe from the North Island Chefs Association – and of course all of the wonderful local producers of vegetables, meats, baking, preserves, fish and more! See you at the Native Son’s Hall 9-12 every week…
Gladstone Turns 2! 11:00 am
Gladstone Turns 2! @ Gladstone Brewing Co.
Jan 14 @ 11:00 am – 11:59 pm
Happy Gladiversary! From our humble roots in a garage on Gladstone Ave. in Victoria, to now – we’ve been committed to brewing quality beer with community spirit. We want to say thanks to our supporters that since day 1 have…
Thumbelina – Family Film 2:00 pm
Thumbelina – Family Film @ Sid Williams Theatre
Jan 15 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Part of the Sid Williams Theatre Society’s FAMILY FILM SERIES Sponsored by Finneron Hyundai Admission is pay what you can by donation! Find out more here: http://sidwilliamstheatre.com/2017/01/thumbelina/ https://www.facebook.com/events/279859455733015/
Coffee Shop Coworking 1:30 pm
Coffee Shop Coworking @ Caffe Amantes
Jan 16 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
https://www.meetup.com/Comox-Valley-Coworking-Meetup/events/236860322/ Work independently together at a coffee shop in Comox. Bring something to work on- a laptop or whatever your latest project may be. https://www.facebook.com/events/1374574749280743/
LIFT / #WeAreYQQ BizDev Workshop, January 18 6:30 pm
LIFT / #WeAreYQQ BizDev Workshop, January 18 @ The White Whale
Jan 18 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
On deck JANUARY 18: PAUL HANSEN, Local Photo Adventures ANNIE DANKO, Wayward Kin Apparel See descriptions, “asks,” and “givebacks” below – coming soon!. Help make economic shift happen Are you interested helping others – and yourself – grow businesses in…
Scotch & Suits 5:30 pm
Scotch & Suits @ Walker 24 Menswear
Jan 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Learn how to get fitted for a suit and how to tie a tie. Ladies please join us. Complimentary drinks and appetizers. Come see how fun it is to be a member of the Young Professionals! Members are able to…
Comox Valley Farmers’ Market 9:00 am
Comox Valley Farmers’ Market
Jan 21 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Each Saturday features a delicious recipe from the North Island Chefs Association – and of course all of the wonderful local producers of vegetables, meats, baking, preserves, fish and more! See you at the Native Son’s Hall 9-12 every week…
Embracing the Dark with Carly Forest 10:00 am
Embracing the Dark with Carly Forest @ The Doghouse
Jan 21 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Winter offers an invitation to embrace a descent into darkness, to turn inward and sit in the unknown and stillness long enough to allow jewels of insight to arise from our depths and quietly meet the warmth of the heart…
Rule out Racism Dialogue 6:30 pm
Rule out Racism Dialogue @ Stan Hagen Theatre
Jan 21 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
We do have “Racism” issues in Comox Valley? Yes, “Racism” issue is here in the valley, don’t you think so? What is racism? what is discrimination? and what is prejudice? Any different in between? Rule Out Racism – Community Dialogue…
CVArts Mixer! Come and Connect 7:00 pm
CVArts Mixer! Come and Connect @ Union Street Grill and Grotto
Jan 24 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
SAVE THE DATE! Kick off Comox Valley Arts’ 50th Anniversary year by dropping in to meet your fellow members, board & staff… A great opportunity to share & learn about what Comox Valley Arts DOES, what we’ve helped to create…
Coffee Shop Coworking 1:30 pm
Coffee Shop Coworking @ Caffe Amantes
Jan 25 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Bring your latest projects and work independently together with a cup of coffee (and the tiniest gingerbread cookie ever). This meetup is for getting work done with a bit of socializing here and there. https://www.meetup.com/Comox-Valley-Coworking-Meetup/events/236979227/ https://www.facebook.com/events/878842585551437/
The #WeAreYQQ Winter Party, featuring Dr. Sean Wise & DJ Adil! 7:00 pm
The #WeAreYQQ Winter Party, featuring Dr. Sean Wise & DJ Adil! @ The Prime Chophouse and Wine Bar
Jan 25 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2017 TICKETS AT 2016 PRICES UNTIL JANUARY 4! Get your tickets online now for best prices on our 2017 #WeAreYQQ Winter Party! As a New Year’s promo we’ve extended our 2016 pricing to January 4. Only 32 left at this…
Comox Valley Farmers’ Market 9:00 am
Comox Valley Farmers’ Market
Jan 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Each Saturday features a delicious recipe from the North Island Chefs Association – and of course all of the wonderful local producers of vegetables, meats, baking, preserves, fish and more! See you at the Native Son’s Hall 9-12 every week…
Reptile Day 11:00 am
Reptile Day @ Black Creek Community Association
Jan 28 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
CR Animal parties invites you to experience Reptile Day! Get up close & personal with various reptiles, amphibians and invertebrates while learning about them in a fun & educational environment. Meet a 6-for boa constrictor, get kissed by a blue…
Chamber of Commerce Annual Community Awards 5:30 pm
Chamber Annual Awards Gala 6:00 pm
Chamber Annual Awards Gala @ Florence Filberg Centre
Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
With a JAMES BOND-style theme the Chamber is eagerly anticipating the Comox Valley Annual Community Awards Gala on Saturday, January 28, 2017 at the Florence Filberg Centre. Available tickets for the Annual Chamber Awards Gala are for sale on the…
2017 Party for the Bulletin 7:00 pm
2017 Party for the Bulletin @ Riding Fool Hostel
Jan 28 @ 7:00 pm – Jan 29 @ 12:00 am
Mark your calendars for the 9th Annual Party for the Bulletin, happening Saturday, January 28th at the Riding Fool Hostel in Cumberland. This super fun event is an annual feature for backcountry enthusiasts on Vancouver Island, and supports the production…