SATURDAY, OCT. 12
8:45 a.m. Bastion City Wanderers walk in Cedar. Meet in the parking lot between the Wheatsheaf Inn and Cedar Shopping Centre.
10 a.m. -4 p.m. 17th annual self guided art tour on Gabriola Island, pick up a brochure at any Gabriola location or go to www.artsgabriola.ca/events/annualthanksgiving-studio-tour. Public transit available through GERTIE. On Sat., Sun. and Mon. too.
2 -3:30 p.m. Paula Wild, author of 'Cougar: Beautiful, Wild and Dangerous' gives a slideshow presentation at the Nanaimo Museum. Free, all are welcome. For more information phone the museum at: 250-753-1821.
4 -5:30 p.m. Drum Clinic/Master Class with Ydna Murd at Harbour City Music, 615 Townsite Road. Tickets $5, sign up at 250 591 1177 or email email@example.com.
8 p.m. Check out 'Muse', the debut production from new theatre company In Other Words Theatre. The play is inside a character's head, in a mental institution. Tickets $15 student, $20 adult, at the door, at Nanaimo Centre Stage, 25 Victoria Rd.
SUNDAY, OCT. 13
12 -4 p.m. Nanaimo Pumpkin Festival at the Vancouver Island Exhibition grounds, with a farmer's market, hay ride, face painting and the giant pumpkin weigh-off.
2 p.m. Nanaimo Theatre Group's production of 'Boeing Boeing' plays at the Bailey Studio on Rosstown Rd. www.nanaimotheatregroup.com.
8 p.m. Check out 'Muse', the debut production from new theatre company In Other Words Theatre. Tickets $15 student, $20 adult, at the door, at Nanaimo Centre Stage, 25 Victoria Rd.
MONDAY, OCT. 14
10 a.m. -4 p.m. 17th annual self guided art tour continues on Gabriola Island, pick up a brochure at any Gabriola location.
Various times Rotary giant used book sale at Nanaimo North Town Centre.
TUESDAY, OCT. 15
10:30 a.m. -noon Classical concert series with Sarah Hagen, in the Port Theatre lobby. Tickets at www.porttheatre.com or call 250-754-8550.
3:30 -6:30 p.m. Sabian Cymbal Day for drummers at Harbour City Music, 615 Townsite Rd.
6 p.m. Knitting circle monthly drop-in at the Harbourfront library. Free, all welcome. For more information call 250-753-1154.
6:30 -8 p.m. Glow in the dark skate at Frank Crane Arena. Call 250-756-5200.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 16
6:30 -7:30 p.m. Katherine Palmer Gordon reads from her new book,'We Are Born With The Songs Inside Us' at the Harbourfront Library.
7 p.m. Clippers play Victoria at Frank Crane Arena.
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