MONDAY, JUNE 23
9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Vancouver Island Regional Library sponsors a Lego Big Build Event at Country Club Centre. During Summer Reading Club Registration, build Lego creations and check out the Lego big build whale on display until June 30 Free Event, Country Club Centre, 3200 N Island Highway.
TUESDAY, JUNE 24
5:30-8:30 p.m. Irwin Street Garden work parties. The newly acquired Irwin Street Gardens is on the corner of Needham and Irwin streets. Many raised beds are ideal for those who have difficulty bending. Varied tasks. Bring gloves and hand tools if you have them. For information: email@example.com.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 25
7 p.m. Nanaimo educational publisher, Spanish World, launches Javier and Other Easy-to-Read Spanish Stories in Wentworth Court Language Centre downtown. Participating authors will include Lynn Welburn, Heather O' Handley and Kim Moes. Everyone with an interest in Spanish is invited.
THURSDAY, JUNE 26
3 p.m. Nanaimo author Jan Peterson for coffee at the Nanaimo Museum for. Jan will share her research and writing and reveal her latest book, Port Alberni: More than just a mill town. She will also talk about her book A Place in Time: Nanaimo Chronicles and might even give a preview of another book she is researching about Nanaimo.
FRIDAY, JUNE 27
7:30 p.m. Spice Lounge. Scott Weiland and the Wildabouts. With a career spanning three decades Scott Weiland rocketed to the forefront of the music world in 1992 as the former frontman for the hugely successful Stone Temple Pilots as well as supergroup Velvet Revolver. One of music's most highly respected and prolific artists, Weiland has remained a dominant force in rock music. Get ready for the smash hits of STP and Velvet Revolver as well as Scott's latest collection of songs that bring a revitalizing sound to his highly praised and unique musical style. For ticket information, call 250-754-8550.