Museum Happy Hour: Archives Pub Quiz

November 13th, 2017
trivia night by Josef Jerabek

trivia night by Josef Jerabek

Date:  November 16th @ 5:15pm to 7:00pm
Location: Royal BC Museum at 675 Belleville St.
Websites: https://royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/visit/events/calendar/event/105188/museum-happy-hour-archives-pub-quiz

Inspired by pub quizzes, join a team of up to eight people to get the winning prize. Focus on general museum trivia and focus on the BC Archives collection with drinks and light fare available for purchase.

For more information visit the website.

One Tree- Opening Day

November 12th, 2017
Walnut Tree by Jens Grabenstein

Walnut Tree by Jens Grabenstein

Date:  November 16th @ 10:00am to 5:00pm
Location: Robert Bateman Centre at 470 Belleville St.
Websites: https://batemancentre.org/events/onetree-opening-day/

Carved from a single salvaged tree over 60 pieces have been produced. For the second time the Robert Bateman Centre has partnered with Live Edge Design to offer a chance for the public to experience the story of an old tree through the works of locals. Over 53 artists have come together to work with salvaged walnut tree.

For more information visit the website.

~Lest We Forget~

November 11th, 2017
Remembrance Day Victoria by Mark Teasdale

Remembrance Day Victoria by Mark Teasdale

26th BC Children’s Hospital Festival of Trees

November 10th, 2017
Christmas Tree Closeup 7 by Zechariah Judy

Christmas Tree Closeup 7 by Zechariah Judy

Date:  November 16th to January 2nd
Location: The Bay Centre at 1150 Douglas St.
Websites: http://www.bcchf.ca/events/event-calendar/festival-of-trees/victoria/

Support the BC Children’s Hospital by donating when you vote for your favourite tree the participating sponsors. Each business or organization has put together a tree, usually associated with a theme, to make “an enchanted forest celebrating our local community” throughout the mall.

For more information visit the website.

International Fly Fishing Film Festival

November 9th, 2017
Fly Fishing at Echo Valley Ranch by Echo Valley Ranch

Fly Fishing at Echo Valley Ranch by Echo Valley Ranch

Date:  November 14th @ 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Location: Robinson’s Outdoor Store at 1307 Broad St.
Websites: http://www.flyfilmfest.com/

This festival will hold short and feature-length films produced by professional filmmakers from all over the world. The aim is to showcase the passion, lifestyle, and culture of fly-fishing and what attracts anglers to this sport.

For more information visit the website.

The Original Deed

November 8th, 2017
Congregation Emanu-El in Victoria BC by Richard Wasserman

Congregation Emanu-El in Victoria BC by Richard Wasserman

Date:  November 15th to 19th @ 7:00pm
Location: Congregation Emanu-El at 1461 Blanshard St.
Websites: http://www.ticketrocket.co/event/details/101436/the-original-deed

Nearly lost in time the Emanu-El synagogue was almost sold and moved instead being the beautifully restored landmark it is today. This play re-created the events surrounding a family, a community and the synagogue.

For more information visit the website.

Comedy Lab

November 7th, 2017
Stand Up (Comedy Improv) - 2012 by Dean Johnson

Stand Up (Comedy Improv) - 2012 by Dean Johnson

Date:  November 9th @ 9:30pm to 11:00pm
Location: Northern Quarter at 1724 Douglas St.
Websites: http://www.northernquarter.ca/new-events/

In this new stand-up comedy presentation Dr. Paul McKinnon invites seasoned and extremely delicious comics to perform routines they have never tried before!

For more information visit the website.

Outlooks Man & His Dog (and a few good women) Fashion Show

November 6th, 2017
1962 Menswear Fashion Ad. by Classic Film

1962 Menswear Fashion Ad. by Classic Film

Date:  November 9th @ 6:00pm to 9:30pm
Location: Atrium at 800 Yates St.
Websites: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/outlooks-man-his-dog-and-a-few-good-women-fashion-show-tickets-33504369471?aff=es2

It’s the 10th Annual Man and His Dog Fashion show in support of the Victoria Human Society with this years added women’s fashions as well. Outlooks Menswear & fine women’s retailers, will be featured with some gorgeous adoptable dogs.

For more information visit the website.

Mushroom Identification Introductory Workshop

November 5th, 2017
How shall I cook thee? by Minette Layne

How shall I cook thee? by Minette Layne

Date:  November 8th @ 6:45pm
Location: Ocean River Sports at 1630 Store St.
Websites: https://oceanriver.com/event/mushroom-identification-introductory-workshop/

Are you intrigued by all the different health and medicinal uses of fungi species? Or do you just want to keep your kids, pets or yourself safe while out on a hike. Meet with Andy MacKinnon and cultivate your interest and knowledge. You can bring some mushroom and fungi samples for identification or see some of the samples from Andy.

For more information visit the website.

Community Yoga

November 4th, 2017
DAS-kitten-yoga-15 by Yelp Inc.

DAS-kitten-yoga-15 by Yelp Inc.

Date:  November 8th @ 6:30pm
Location: Pantagonia at 616 Yates St.
Websites: https://www.facebook.com/patagoniavictoria/

Join Kaitlyn Ross for an open community yoga session. Bring your mats and your donations for Bear Coast.

For more information visit the website.