Gallery Exhibitions

SURFACE LANGUAGE TWO…painting in an abstract dialect

Leona PETRAK    Anne JONES   Dennis BROWN

An exceptional exhibit featuring well-known and respected contemporary abstract artists

February 26 – April 14, 2019

Opening  Reception Saturday March 1st from 1-3 pm

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ARTIST TALK AND DEMO: Friday, April 5th, 2019 $5 fee, reserve your seat now!



Performance Series 2018-2019

Ryan Oliver Jazz Quartet

March 8, 2019 – 7 pm

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Will Millar – Ireland in the Rare Oul Times

St. Patrick’s Day Concert

March17, 2019 – 7 pm

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Tales for the Telling: Slice of Life presents

“Bursting Out all Over”

March 22, 2019 – 7 pm


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MAC School for the Creative Arts March Workshops and Classes

Art Bites Spring 2019Register online 

  • – FULL – ­PASTELS with Janet Cameron, Sunday, March 3rd
  • – FULL – MOSAICS with Debra Hagen, Sunday, March 10th
  • ACRYLIC POURING with Stephanie Lytle, Sunday March 17th
  • ONE STROKE with Lori Schiersmann, Sunday, March 24th
  • MIXED MEDIA with Lynn Orriss, Sunday, March 31st


Scrapbook Garage with Sue Street, Friday March 1st, 5:30pm Contact: 250-937-9937

Zentangle Class:  Level Up: Tangles and More with Rhonda Roy  Saturday, March 2nd, 9:30 – 12:30pm.

Spring Acrylics Workshop with Susan Schaefer March 8-15

Art Classes with Elissa Anthony – Mondays, 10am to 1pm

Sound Connection Choir with Choir Leaders Sharon Tomczyk and Megan Keene Thursdays 7-9pm

Tangle Time: Zentangle Drop-In Session Saturday, March 9th, 1-3pm

Pastel Classes With Joan Larson  Tuesdays, February 19 – April 10th, 10am

Parallel Pen Beginners Foundational Calligraphy Classes with Judi Hopewell, Thursdays, March 7th – April 11th  

Acrylics For Beginners Classes with Susan Schaefer, Fridays, 10am , March 18-29, 2019

Loosening Up Workshop with Perry Haddock, SFCA, Saturday/Sunday, March 9/10, 2019

Mixed Water Media Workshop with Lynn Orriss  Saturday, March 16 & 30 from 10-3:30, Includes lunch and supplies.

Mid-Island Artist Trading Cards  FREE Swap and Drop-In, Saturday, March 16 – 1-3pm

Live Model Drawing Sessions (no instructor) Wednesdays 4-6pm

Community Bookings and Events for January

Yoga for You Classes with Marcela Belcourt and Tracey Pike, Mondays and Wednesdays contact 250-927-5175

Free Meditation Classes  Sahajo Yoga Meditation with Inge Morrissey Wednesdays 6:30-7:30pm

DeCosmos Tuesday Painters Group 1-4pm

Parksville & District Rock and Gem Club, Tuesday, March 5th

DeCosmos FRIDAY Painters Group, 1-4pm  Contact

Shamanic Breathwork Workshops with Carla Pilton, Shift Energy Now, March 30th, 2019  6:30pm,

Mid-Island Toastmasters Association, Saturdays

Smartphone Camera Basics and Editing Workshops Saturday, March 23, 2019, 10am and 1pm class

Coombs Old Time Fiddlers, Sundays, March 10th and 24th, 1-3pm Contact: Tom Elliott 250-248-4775

Mid-Island Radio Association Meeting  Saturdays Information/contact

Vancouver Island Metal Jewellers Guild meeting, Tuesday, February 26th, 7-9pm Information/contact


Oceanside Community Arts Council AGM – Sunday, April 7. 2019  1:00 pm