Gabriola Events

a gathering place for all events on Gabriola

 

Jul
11
Thu
ART SHOW: “Wild Queendom an Art Extravaganza” with Tammy Hudgeon and Ode Howard @ Hive Emporium
Jul 11 – Aug 5 all-day
ART SHOW: "Wild Queendom an Art Extravaganza" with Tammy Hudgeon and Ode Howard @ Hive Emporium

FREE Admission | Everyone Welcome!

After 3 years I am returning to present a showing of all new works! at the fabulous ART space Hive Emporium on beautiful Gabriola Island. Works in all manner of mediums, including glass, steel, wood, paper, canvas and any and all combination of such.

Ode Howard, metal alchemist extraordinaire is my amazing collaborator in the design and creation of the major SHOW pieces! Think jungles and desert, and the WILD and very untamed animals that reside therein, from camels to pelicans!

Jul
18
Thu
ART SHOW: “Working West Coast” by Doug Harrison @ Gabriola Medical Centre
Jul 18 – Aug 22 all-day
ART SHOW: "Working West Coast" by Doug Harrison @ Gabriola Medical Centre

FREE Admission during Open Hours | Everyone Welcome!

 

Jul
20
Sat
COMMUNITY EVENT: Growers and Makers Market @ Agi Hall
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
COMMUNITY EVENT: Growers and Makers Market @ Agi Hall

Homegrown Handmade on Gabriola and Mudge Islands

Growers and Makers Market

 

 

Jul
21
Sun
COMMUNITY EVENT: Silva Bay Market featuring Jake Galbraith @ Page's Inn on Silva Bay
Jul 21 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
COMMUNITY EVENT: Silva Bay Market featuring Jake Galbraith @ Page's Inn on Silva Bay | Gabriola | British Columbia | Canada

FREE Event | Every Sunday from June 30th to September 1st |

Live music, fresh organic produce, food vendors & wonderful local artisans of all types.

Silva Bay Market Music for 2019:
a variety of our great local talent!

Today’s Featured Performer:
Jake Galbraith

Upcoming Market Perfomers:

July 28th – Rick Cranston;
August 4th – Glen Tribbeck;
August 11th – Mike Mead & Sam McDonald;
August 18th – John Gresham;
August 25th – the “Chapman stick” Ensemble;
September 1st – Flashback Freddy.
GABRIOLA MUSEUM: Historical Bus Tour – North End @ Departs from Gabriola Museum
Jul 21 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
GABRIOLA MUSEUM: Historical Bus Tour - North End @ Departs from Gabriola Museum

TICKETS: $25/person | Available from the Gabriola Museum and North Road Sports |

Danna Lewis will be your guide for this 2-hour tour of Gabriola’s historical sites located on the north end of the island. The bus will be departing from the Gabriola Museum at 2pm sharp, and returning there at 4pm.

Full payment is required to reserve your seat. No refunds.

MUSIC: Frank Sehr with Guests @ The Kitchen
Jul 21 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
MUSIC: Frank Sehr with Guests @ The Kitchen

No Cover | Everyone Welcome!

Enjoy live music, great food and drinks with Frank Sehr & guests.

Every Sunday evening from 5pm to 7pm at The Kitchen.

Jul
22
Mon
MEETING: MamaMood Support Group @ Gabriola Community Hall (Basement)
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

FREE | Register by emailing Maggie Mooney at mmonneyrcc@gmail.com |

Support, connection and empowerment for mothers. Explore motherhood, your changing identity, and the inherent tensions common in parenthood. Meet with other moms in a professionally facilitated group to discuss and share your experiences, challenges, and solutions.

Meeting from 10-11 and space for informal gathering until noon.

Free childcare will be available on site.

Dates:
June 3rd, 10th, 17th and 24th;
July 8th, 22nd, and 29th;
August 12th, 19th, and 26th.

 

RECREATION: Gabriola Dragon Boat Club @ Silva Bay Marina
Jul 22 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

COST: $150 (2 X per week); $75 (1 X per week); Half-season and Drop-in Rates Available |

Come out and enjoy connections, healthy living and fitness!

NOT FOR WOMEN ONLY any age, sex and fitness level. As long as you can hold a paddle and get in the boat by whatever method that works.

For more information go to gabrioladragonboatclub.com.

 

MUSIC: Open Mic Mondays @ Gabriola Golf & Country Club
Jul 22 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
MUSIC: Open Mic Mondays @ Gabriola Golf & Country Club | Gabriola | British Columbia | Canada

FREE Admission | Everyone Welcome!

Come out and enjoy the local musicians.

MUSIC: The Skol Rock Jam @ Skol Pub
Jul 22 @ 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm
MUSIC: The Skol Rock Jam @ Skol Pub

No Cover |

Come out and enjoy our local talent. Bring your instruments and join in.

Every Monday night – Hosted by Frank Sehr.

Jul
23
Tue
ART SESSION: Gabriola Palette People @ Rollo Centre
Jul 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Drop-in: $2 for Members | $5 for Visitors |

Please go to palettepeople.blogspot.ca for more information about Membership & Art Sessions.

Art sessions are held on Tuesdays and Fridays from 9 to 12 pm. Members may paint on Tuesday and Friday afternoons until 4 pm provided the Gabriola Senior Citizens’ Association does not require use of the Rollo Centre. Members may use oil paints either day provided that the oil paints are water-soluble or odorless solvents are used

RECREATION: Yoga – Outdoor Inversion Workshop @ Hummingbird Park
Jul 23 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

COST: $40 | Please email tashamaeyoga@gmail.com to confirm space |

Explore the world upside down.  Practice and explore setting the foundation of Handstand (Adho Mukha Vrksasana), Elbow Balance (Pincha Mayurasana) & Headstand (Sirsasana 1 & 2).

Beginner level ~ no experience necessary.

Jul
24
Wed
CHILDREN’S EVENT: Family Storytime @ @ Gabriola Library
Jul 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

FREE Event | Drop-in |

Drop in to the Gabriola Library with your little ones for fun stories, songs, and rhymes. Stay after for visiting and duplo block play time! This free event is best suited for ages 5 years or younger.

Family Playtime @ Gabriola Library
Jul 24 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Our librarian is away and it’s time to play! There’s no storytime this morning but we’re welcoming you to bring the littles and drop by the library for some play and visiting time with others. Free, drop in.

COMMUNITY EVENT: Mid-Week Night Market @ Gabriola Commons
Jul 24 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
COMMUNITY EVENT: Mid-Week Night Market @ Gabriola Commons

FREE Admission | Everyone Welcome!

Food, Music, Farmers and Artisans!!

Jul
25
Thu
RECREATION: Gabriola Dragon Boat Club @ Silva Bay Marina
Jul 25 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

COST: $150 (2 X per week); $75 (1 X per week); Half-season and Drop-in Rates Available |

Come out and enjoy connections, healthy living and fitness!

NOT FOR WOMEN ONLY any age, sex and fitness level. As long as you can hold a paddle and get in the boat by whatever method that works.

For more information go to gabrioladragonboatclub.com.

 

MUSIC: Open Mic and Jam @ Surf Pub
Jul 25 @ 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm

No Cover | Everyone Welcome!

Acoustic, electric and everything in between. All genres of music welcome. Dancing’s welcome too!

Every Thursday night. Hosted by John Gresham

Jul
26
Fri
ART SESSION: Gabriola Palette People @ Rollo Centre
Jul 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Drop-in: $2 for Members | $5 for Visitors |

Please go to palettepeople.blogspot.ca for more information about Membership & Art Sessions.

Art sessions are held on Tuesdays and Fridays from 9 to 12 pm. Members may paint on Tuesday and Friday afternoons until 4 pm provided the Gabriola Senior Citizens’ Association does not require use of the Rollo Centre. Members may use oil paints either day provided that the oil paints are water-soluble or odorless solvents are used

WORKSHOP: “Painting for the Faint of Heart” with Melinda Wilde @ Gabriola Fellowship Church
Jul 26 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

COST: $70 | Class Level: Beginner|

This is a great class for rank beginners or any painters who have been away from the medium for a while. I provide all the supplies you need and will help you go away with something you can frame. Come and play!

I will pick up Nanaimo folk off the 9:25 boat and return you to the 1:50. If I get 10 in Nanaimo I can do a class there.

*Please note that the location of classes may change depending on the number of people registered.

 

Jul
27
Sat
COMMUNITY EVENT: Growers and Makers Market @ Agi Hall
Jul 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
COMMUNITY EVENT: Growers and Makers Market @ Agi Hall

Homegrown Handmade on Gabriola and Mudge Islands

Growers and Makers Market