Arts Events Partners

[In a quiet voice] Meet me in Silence where Esplanade meets Port Way
Sound Walk with Elisa Ferrari
Friday, March 17 & Saturday, March 18 | 2pm
Intersection of Esplanade and Port Way in South Nanaimo

Join artist Elisa Ferrari for a sound walk that takes participants into the urban environment to explore the unique acoustic ecologies of our Harbour and shipping wharf.

Tickets: Free | Registration required as space is limited. Contact the gallery at info@nanaimogallery.ca or 250.754.1750

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Nanaimo Art Gallery | Art Lab Spring Break Art Camps: What Does it Mean to Live on an Island?
WEEK ONE: March 20 - 24, WEEK TWO: March 27 - 31
Ages 5 -7: 9:30 am - 12 pm, Ages 8 - 12: 1 - 4 pm
150 Commercial Street, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 5G6

We will explore ideas, experiment, learn and create using traditional and contemporary approaches to sculpture, painting, video, and photography.

Instructors include Kaylea Reeves, Yvonne Vander Kooi and Arlene Deptuck

$125 for five classes, all art supplies included. To register for programs call 250.754.1750. Space is limited.

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8th annual Gabriola Isle of the Arts Festival
April 6-16, 2017 | Various Times & Venues around Gabriola Island

Enjoy and participate in 65 incredible artsy workshops and 10 events, each crafted to bring out your artist within! Come learn, share, experiment, and invigorate the Isle of the Arts!

Registration for workshops and events begins Friday, March 10th at 10am, online at artsfest.artsgabriola.ca. Workshop and event fees vary.

250.247.7409 | website

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OTHER MARCH FESTIVITIES

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March Break Arts Events, Activities & Camps

Looking for something to keep your kids or yourself busy during the March Spring Break? Check out the various Events, Activities and Camps being offered in Nanaimo.

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3rd Annual PirateFest
March 21-25

Ahoy Mates! 2017 PirateFest is 5 days packed full of pirating fun and adventures. The Purple Pirate brings his fantastic show to the Port Theatre on the final day!

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18th Annual Symphony of
Roses Day | March 22

Send a dozen roses to a friend, family member, work colleague on Symphony of Roses Day. Orders must be received by March 17th. Roses delivered on March 22nd by volunteers.

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