IMPORTANT DATES FOR 2015-16 Please note that this page will be updated on a regular basis as we become aware of dates of events that may be of interest to the Community.

January 8    Executive Meeting

Feb 18         Executive Meeting

March 19     Annual General Meeting 7pm at the Kin Hut. Elections for 2015. More details to follow.

April 23        Executive Meeting

May 16-17    Nanaimo Paddle Fun Fest  at Departure Bay Beach and the Kin Hut. Paddling demonstrations, workshops etc. For more details see the 2015 Local Issues section of this web site.

May 23

Invasive Plant removal Wardropper Park. See Local Issues section for details.

June 4            Executive Meeting

June 25          Family Fun Night and BBQ  Departure Bay Centennial Park 4:30 to 7:30 pm. Games, Art in Park, Science in Park, Music, BBQ. $4 per person ( over 12 yrs), by donation ( under 12 yrs) .Hosted by Kiwanis Club, City of Nanaimo, Nanaimo Food Share, Save on Foods.

Sept 10         Executive Meeting

Oct  15          Executive Meeting

Nov1            Nanaimo River Hatchery Salmon Spawning Fundraiser. Sunday Nov 1, 10 am to 3 pm at the Nanaimo Fish Hatchery, 2775 Rugby Rd (behind  the Cassidy Rest Stop). Salmon Spawning, Guided Stream walk, Fish printing, BBQ etc.

Nov 4           History Night at the Kin Hut, 7:00 to 9:00 pm. Please note the change this year to Wednesday rather than the normal Thursday. Topic this year will be Archaeology in Departure Bay. Speakers will be Lorrie Hayden with the Archaeological Society of BC and D'Ann Owens with Millenia Research. Refreshments will be served. Hope to  see you there.

Nov 28     Holiday Market and Departure Bay Eco School, 10am-3pm. Featuring unique and locally made gifts, art, toys etc; Food Concession. For table rentals or inquiries call 250 756 4959

Nov 26      Executive Meeting

Dec 26      Polar Bear Swim, Departure Bay Beach

Jan 28, 2016       Executive Meeting