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Stephen Fearing Album Release – Every Soul’s A Sailor

Thursday, January 12th, 2017
Stephen Fearing by stephenfearing.com/about/

Stephen Fearing by stephenfearing.com/about/

Date: January 14th @ 7:30pm; doors 7:00pm
Location: Dave Dunnet Community Theatre, Oak Bay Secondary at 2121 Cadboro Bay
Websites: http://go-artist.com/events/stephen-fearing-album-release-every-souls-a-sailor

Multi JUNO Award-winner Stephen Fearing is celebrating his recent move to Victoria by launching his ninth studio record, Every Soul’s a Sailor, at a special album release concert. Opening guests will be Black Angus with high energy levels and state presence.

For more information visit the website.

Winter Birds of Witty’s (Guided Walk)

Wednesday, January 11th, 2017
Belted Kingfisher by Nicole Beaulac

Belted Kingfisher by Nicole Beaulac

Date: January 14th @ 10:00am to 11:30am
Location: Witty’s Lagoon Regional Park
Websites: https://www.crd.bc.ca/docs/default-source/parks-pdf/nature-programs-winter-2017-web.pdf?sfvrsn=2

Join a CRD Regional Parks naturalist to find out who’s who at the lagoon, a favourite bird hangout. Bring binoculars if you have a pair, a spotting scope will be available. Meet at the Nature House.

For more information visit the website.

Saanich Seedy Saturday

Tuesday, January 10th, 2017

Seedy Saturday by greenkeepers.ca

Seedy Saturday by greenkeepers.ca

Date: January 14th @ 10:00am to 2:00pm
Location: The Gardens at HCP at 505 Quayle
Websites: http://haliburtonfarm.org/coming-up-next-saturday-january-14/

Haliburton Farm presents its 5th annual Seedy Saturday: 30 Quality vendors, seeds, plants, local businesses, community seed exchange, children’s table. Nourishment provided by Charlotte & the Quail and complimentary drinks by Level Ground Trading.

For more information visit the website.

Public Opening: Urban Bird Sancturary

Monday, January 9th, 2017

Marsh Wren B&W by Nicole Beaulec

Marsh Wren B&W by Nicole Beaulec

Date: January 14th @ 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Robert Bateman Centre at 470 Belleville
Websites: https://batemancentre.org/events/public-opening-boxed-sanctuary/

Take advantage of the opening day ½ price admission to celebrate the newest exhibit, Boxed Santuary! Hot beverages and confections will be provided and activities for young kids will be available all day long. Learn more about the Urban Sanctuary Project that celebrates our connection to local bird sanctuaries.

For more information visit the website.

Thibaut Garcia Guitar Recital

Sunday, January 8th, 2017

Ovation by Jean-Baptiste Bellet

Ovation by Jean-Baptiste Bellet

Date: January 11th @ 8:00pm
Location: Phillip T Young Recital Hall, MacLaurin Building at Uvic
Websites: https://victoriabuzz.com/victoria-events/thibaut-garcia-guitar-recital/

Winner of six international competitions and one of Europe’s most talented young virtuosos. Absolutely not to be missed! Mr. Garcia’s Victoria debut includes works of Weiss, Manjon, Rodrigo, and the Four Season of Piazzolla.

For more information visit the website.

Open Word: Readings and Ideas: Leanne Betasamosake Simpson

Saturday, January 7th, 2017

an open Bood by imanka

an open Bood by imanka

Date: January 11th @ 7:30pm
Location: Wilna Thomas Building, Room 234, Camosun Lansdowne Campus
Websites: http://openspace.ca/programming/open-word-readings-and-ideas-leanne-betasamosake-simpson

Leanne Betasamosake Simpson will be reading from her forthcoming collection of short stories.

For more information visit the website.

UVic Faculty Concert: The Brass Menagerie

Friday, January 6th, 2017

Shiny brass 3 by Dukas Ju

Shiny brass 3 by Dukas Ju

Date: January 8th @ 2:30pm
Location: Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, MacLaurin Building at UVic, 3800 Finnerty
Websites: https://tickets.uvic.ca/TheatreManager/1/tmEvent/tmEvent2449.html

UVic’s low brass instructors present a concert with proceeds benefiting the Eugene Dowling Scholarship for Tuba and Euphonium. Program will include Vaughan-Williams’ Tuba Concerto, Arthur Pryor’s Blue Bells of Scotland, Ewazen’s Trio for Trombone, Tuba and Piano, Morricon’s Gabriel’s Oboe and more.

For more information visit the website.

Craft Cider and Yoga Dance Party

Wednesday, January 4th, 2017
Yoga! by DJ Power Yoga party

Yoga! by DJ Power Yoga party

Date: January 14th @ 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Location: McTavish Academy of Art at 1720 McTavish
Websites: https://mctavishacademy.ca/

Enjoy an evening of spirited body movement paired with spirited beverages! Yoga 505 Teacher Adrian Brett will lead you through an upbeat flow class with a soundtrack set to get you moving. Afterwards enjoy a refreshing cider tasting brought to you by Todd Creek Craft Ciders. The entire event is by donation and benefits Jeneece Place – a temporary home away from home for children and their families receiving medical care in Victoria, operated by the Children’s Health Foundation of Vancouver Island. Door prizes will also be given out during the event.

For more information visit the website.

Big Canadian Stuff: An Art Show for Canada’s 150th

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017

Label for "Canadian Tomatoes" by BiblioArchives

Label for "Canadian Tomatoes" by BiblioArchives

Date: January 4th to 29th
Location: Coast Collective Arts Centre at 103-318 Wale
Websites: http://www.islandillustrators.org/blog

The Island Illustrators Society welcomes the new year with a visual celebration of Canada’s 150th birthday. The latest in an annual tradition of new year projects, this series marks the country’s sesquicentennial with vintage-style travel posters of some of sights that make Canada famous.

For more information visit the website.

All the best in 2017 from all of us at the Royal Scot!

Sunday, January 1st, 2017
New Years Eve 2017

Flaming Lips New Years Eve by legalnonresident