Education & Career Fairs
Whether you are fresh from high school or looking to make a career change, Education & Career Fairs want to help. Join them on Wednesday, December 2nd at the Vancouver Island Conference Centre from 9am til 3pm, with free admission from noon until 3pm.
The event features six areas to help potential employees meet with international exhibitors and participate in a variety of seminar sessions presented by industry professionals. Opperating in BC for 19 years Education & Career Fairs are ready to help if you're looking for professional guidance, find out more information here!
Nanoose Library Christmas Bazaar
The Nanoose Library's traditional Christmas bazaar and craft sale is set for Saturday, December 5th between 10am and 3pm. They're even a White Elephant table this year, with gently used jewellery, an awesome silent auction, and a home bake table. They plan on having lots of different ethnic treats to sample!
There will be refreshments along with soup, chili and ciabatta buns! Proceeds from the event support the library including the purchase of new literature and maintainance on the cabin! Find out more about the Nanoose Library on their Facebook page
S.O.S. Christmas Registration
The SOS Caring for Kids at Christmas program is now open for low-income families. If your family is struggling this holiday season, please register with the SOS Child, Youth & Family Centre before Wednesday, December 9th to receive a special gift for children and a warm meal together. Toy and grocery store gift card distribution will run December 15th - 22nd from the Parksville SOS.
In Parksville, head to 245 West Hirst Ave between 9:30am and 3:30pm or contact them to book an appointment in the evening to register. In Qualicum, stop by Qualicum Commons, the old Qualicum Beach Elementary School, December 3rd between 2 and 4pm. Be sure to bring photo identification as well as Care Cards for minors. For more details on how to register click here