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2019 RECREATION EVENTS

Sunday  Spring Strolls at Milner Gardens & Woodland
Sundays, March 3 – 24, 2019 | 11am – 3pm
Qualicum Beach

Welcome to spring in the Gardens and enjoy the early blooms.

Camellia Tea Room: 11:00 am – 3:00 pm for the regular drop-in menu including: Tea, coffee, seasonal soup selection with a scone, mini scone & sweet plate, two scones & Devon cream with Milner Gardens’ jam along with delicious desserts.

Please note: Full Afternoon High Tea service reservations are not available during Spring Sunday Openings.

Admission | 250-752-6153 | website

FREE SUNDAY SKATE
Sundays, March 3 – 24, 2019 | 12pm – 1:30pm
Frank Crane Arena

An Introduction to Forest Therapy
March 10, 2019 | 11am – 1:30pm
Wildwood – 2929 Crane Rd, Ladysmith, BC

An introduction to Forest Therapy, an effective technique known to decrease stress by increasing parasympathetic nervous activity. Participants will learn to slow down, use proper body positioning, cadence and breathing.

Fee: $45 (guided) | 250-667-0700 | website
Wildwood is located 20 minutes from downtown Nanaimo and is located in the Yellowpoint area.

Nanaimo Heritage Trivia 2019!
March 15 – 25, 2019
Mon – Sat: 10am – 5pm

Test your Nanaimo knowledge for 10 days. One clue a day released on Instagram: festivalnanaimo2019. Sponsored by the Nanaimo Community Archives.

Bank Heist Challenge and Scavenger Hunt
March 18-29, 2019 | Mon – Sat: 10am – 5pm
Nanaimo Museum

Self-guided adventures available through Spring Break at the museum. Scavenger hunt for young kids, Bank Heist Challenge for the older kids. Supplies included with admission.

Fee: Included with admission to the museum
100 Museum Way | 250-753-1821 | website

Forest Bathing at Wildwood
March 24, 2019 | 1pm – 3:30pm
Wildwood – 2929 Crane Rd, Ladysmith, BC

More than a walk in the woods! Forest Bathing has arisen from contemporary Japan and has proven potential to calm mind and spirit. Come, dip your toes into the practice.

Fee: $45 (guided) | 250-667-0700 | website
Wildwood is located 20 minutes from downtown Nanaimo and is located in the Yellowpoint area.