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.
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