Comox United Church will show the film Payback on Friday, September 28, 2018 at 7 pm. This NFB documentary, based on Margaret Atwood’s bestselling book Payback: Debt and the Shadow Side of Wealth, offers a fascinating look at the concept of Debt and how it influences relationships, societies, governing structures and the fate of the planet itself.read more
It’s not just a pretty place. Touring musical acts find the positive reception for live music in the Comox Valley exciting and inspiring. And, that’s a big reason local event producers are able to attract top-shelf performers. Take Astrocolor for example, a band with intercontinental cred, booked to play the Waverley Hotel on Friday Oct. 12. The group clearly brightens at the prospect of play for the happy dancing audience here.read more
As the days shorten and autumn draws us into new routines, CVAG has new events and programs to offer. Read on to learn more.read more
The Pearl Ellis Art Gallery is pleased to feature a solo exhibition by Comox artist Svea Swanson from September 18 to October 6. Svea began painting after a diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis in 2000. She found the flow of oil paint onto canvas matched her own rhythm and helped to ease the constant pain she was experiencing.read more
World Community is partnering with the Immigrant Welcome Centre for a special screening of the award-winning documentary, After Spring, at 7pm, Tuesday Sept. 25 in the Stan Hagen Theatre, North Island College, Courtenay. The film, produced by Jon Stewart, premiered at...read more
The Evergreen Club is hosting a Trash and Treasures sale on Sunday October 21 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm at the Florence Filberg Centre Conference Hall.read more
This is your opportunity to come learn about all of the exciting things happening at the evergreen club on Thursday, October 4th from 9:00 am till noon at the Florence Filberg Centre.read more
You are invited to a special presentation about trees on September 17. “Call of the Heartwood: My Creative Journey with Trees” is a talk and slide show presented by award-winning textile artist Lorraine Roy of Dundas, Ontario.
Roy is a horticulturalist by training (she holds a BSc in Agriculture) and an artist by profession. Her profound love for trees and deep respect for the environment shows itself over and over again in her textile art pieces which have been displayed across the country.read more
The Comox Valley Scottish Dancing Society, will kick off its 2018-1019 season and open two FREE introductory classes to the public. September 10 and October 1. No kilt or partner are required, just a desire to enjoy yourself.
The Comox Valley Scottish Country Dancing Society meets in fall and winter at 7:30-9:30pm at the Comox United Church Hall (corner of Comox Ave. and Beach Drive.) ( Teenagers between 13 and 16 should be accompanied by an adult).read more