Roger Helfrick in Goodbye Concert

Roger Helfrick in Goodbye Concert

Just over 10 years ago, Roger Helfrick, his harps, and his cat moved to the Comox Valley. Immersing himself in the vibrant local culture Roger performed for many charitable and concert events. He and his family are moving from the valley now, destination still to be determined, and it is really important to him to take the opportunity to say goodbye to the Comox Valley and to all of you who have followed and supported him here on his "musical mystery tour”.
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ARTSY CRAFTSY SHOW & SALE!

ARTSY CRAFTSY SHOW & SALE!

Save the date! On Saturday, May 12, the I Belong Centre will open its doors from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm for the ARTSY CRAFTSY SHOW & SALE! If you're a hobbyist, looking for a small gift, or need something to brighten your home, this is a perfect opportunity.
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3rd Annual Choral Music Event for Humanitarian Relief

3rd Annual Choral Music Event for Humanitarian Relief

Do you love mass choir music? How about fiery Cuban music at the same event? Safehaven Refugee Sponsorship Group and Wendy Nixon Stothert, the regional director of the BC Choral Federation, are pleased to announce the 3rd annual Choral Music Event. This fundraising concert, commemorating National Music Monday, will feature 5 choirs including 2 children’s choirs. Also performing will be Sweet SanteFe, a Cuban Canadian duo. Their songs are authentic, their rhythmic blends are rich, giving their audiences a fresh and infectious experience.
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Canadian house & techno legend RENNIE FOSTER comes to Courtenay

Canadian house & techno legend RENNIE FOSTER comes to Courtenay

This is a very special night and you will not want to miss it!  Sunshine Mica is having a birthday and to celebrate we're bringing Canadian house & techno legend RENNIE FOSTER to the Mex!!! Rennie Foster has been a well respected figure in the Canadian music and art community since he was just a teenager. He influenced many as an early pioneer of the Hip-Hop / B-Boy movement and later the House Music and Techno / Rave scene.
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Science Pub Explores Trees and Community!

Science Pub Explores Trees and Community!

This is a very special night and you will not want to miss it!  Sunshine Mica is having a birthday and to celebrate we're bringing Canadian house & techno legend RENNIE FOSTER to the Mex!!! Rennie Foster has been a well respected figure in the Canadian music and art community since he was just a teenager. He influenced many as an early pioneer of the Hip-Hop / B-Boy movement and later the House Music and Techno / Rave scene.
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Wilderness within; wilderness without. Exploring psyche and nature through the film “Into the Wild”

Wilderness within; wilderness without. Exploring psyche and nature through the film “Into the Wild”

The Cumberland Community Forest Society (CCFS) is hosting the second event in their NEW 2018 CCFS Science Pub Series, where experts, elders, ecologists, artisans and local knowledge holders share stories, insights and understanding about the science and mysteries of life of earth. The next CCFS Science Pub is Wednesday April 25th and its all about Trees!
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Join Hospice For An Evening of Music Trivia With VaLori!

Join Hospice For An Evening of Music Trivia With VaLori!

In this lecture on the need to live in or close to wilderness Dr. Kepner uses the film “Into the Wild” to explore analytically one young man’s desperate attempt to heal a broken psyche through an experience of wilderness. Joseph Campbell’s themes of the archetypal heroic will be explored in light of current, changing conceptions of the archetype. As wilderness disappears, what implications for Soul and psyche resound?
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Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival Best of the Fest Tour returns to Courtenay, hosted by Strathcona Wilderness Institute

Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival Best of the Fest Tour returns to Courtenay, hosted by Strathcona Wilderness Institute

If you know who put the ‘Bop’ in the ‘Bop Shoo Bop’ and are ready for a great evening of fun with your friends, the Comox Valley Hospice Society invites you to join us for a night of Music Trivia with the famous VaLori on Friday, May 4th- 7—10pm at the Comox Legion. In addition to admission and music from every era, your $25 ticket includes a slice of delicious Church Street Bakery pizza and an Ultimate Fifty/50 raffle ticket along with lots of great prizes for those who really know their music and for those who are still aspiring music trivia experts. And, last year’s Ultimate Fifty/50 winner took home $25,000 cash!
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