THURSDAY, NOV. 7
7:15 p.m. Nanaimo Buccaneers vs. Westshore Wolves at Nanaimo Ice Centre. $9 adult/$8 senior or student/$5 kids 6-12. 250-616-1404.
6:30 p.m. Michael Layland, author of 'The Land of Heart's Delight: Early Maps and Charts of Vancouver Island' will read from his book at The Harbourfront Library.
FRIDAY, NOV. 8
7 p.m. Nanaimo Clippers vs. Alberni Valley at Frank Crane Arena. $8 to $20. Tickets available at the Nanaimo Clippers office, tickets.nanaimoclippers.com or through 250-751-0593.
7:30 -8:30 p.m.-605 Collective's New Animal dance workshop for youth 11-18 at Vibrant Dance Studio. Dance workshops with artistic directors Josh Martin and Lisa Gelley prior to the New Animal performance at Port Theatre. No dance experience is necessary. $10 in advance through www.crimsoncoastdance.org
8 p.m. Daniel Wesley at the Dinghy Dock Pub. Advance tickets $25 plus service charge at Lucid, the Dinghy Dock Pub or online at www.ticketzone.com Second show on Saturday.
SATURDAY, NOV. 9
7:30 -10 p.m. Crimson Coast Dance Society opens their 15th season with 605 Collective's performance of New Animal, at the Port Theatre. For tickets, call 250-754-8550.
10:45 -11:45 a.m. Belly dance classes with Ramona for beginners. Register: Ramona@bellydancer.ca.
5 -9 p.m. Cedar 4-H Barndance Fundraiser, Cedar Community Hall. All funds to 4-H club. Moonshine Molly's, Nanaimo Fiddle Club perform. Silent auction, concession, children's area Tickets at the door or Treasure Island Thrift Shoppe, Call: 250-323-8487.
SUNDAY, NOV. 10
Various People's Art of Protest: Clayoquot '93 Peace Camp protest art, quilts, and banners, on loan from the Friends of Clayoquot Sound. At the Gabriola Commons.
2 - 4 p.m. EveryBodySings! Choirs invite you to a Community Sing at St Andrew's United Church Hall. $10 per person, for more information go to www.moresingingplease.com Includes songs from many cultures and genres.
8 a.m. -2 p.m. Brechin Elementary School PAC's 16th Annual Sport, Ski & Board Swap. Bring good used sports equipment on Consignment Day (Nov. 9, 8 a.m. -2 p.m.) Sale day is Sunday. Both events at the school. Information: Brechinpac@gmail.com.
MONDAY, NOV. 11
1:30 p.m. House concert with fiddler Calvin Vollrath, Mark Sullivan and Daniel Lapp. At Etheridge Photographic Studio, 7220 Royal Dr. Tickets $20.
For more information call Kelli at 250-619-6273.
7 p.m. Oh What A Night! A musical tribute to Frankie Valli.
9 -10 a.m. 'Where You Stand', video works by Corey Bryson, Laura Dutton and Jennifer Van de Pol, outside in Diana Krall Plaza on Commercial St.