MONDAY, OCT. 28
7 p.m. Fringe Flicks 'Vanishing Point' at Avalon Cinema.
TUESDAY, OCT. 29
6:30 p.m. WordStorm spoken word and open mic at Demeter's Coffee Vault, 499 Wallace St. With readings from Arleen Pare, Andrew Brown, Paul Headrick and Jim Friessen.
6 p.m. Join Grant Lawrence for stories from his new book, 'The Lonely End of the Rink: Confessions of a Reluctant Goalie' at the Harbourfront Library, 90 Commercial St. Books will be available for purchase, courtesy of Nanaimo Maps & Charts.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 30
6 -10 p.m. The Strange Lab of Dr. Fibbs haunted house at 624 Winchester Ave. By donation, all proceeds to Georgia Ave. school. 6 -8 p.m. is for kids, 8 -10 p.m. is for adults. Also on Oct. 31.
6:30 -7:30 p.m. Scary Family Halloween Hike, meets at Beban Park Lobby, then proceeds into the forest. $20 for a family of four, no dogs please. For children six and above. For more information call 250-756-5200.
7:30 p.m. The Legends of Rock 'n' Roll present 'Class of '59' at the Port Theatre. For more information call 250-755-8550.
THURSDAY, OCT. 31
6 -8 p.m. Fall Fun night at Fairview Community School, 205 Howard Ave. Games, goody bags, creative corner. Free. For children aged 2 -14. For more information call 250-729-0698.
7 p.m. Marty Steele on the piano at Extraordinary Organics on Skinner St.
7 p.m. Worldbridger Film Series, at VIU, Bldg. 356, Room 109. Showing The Fearless Vampire Killers, directed by Roman Polanski.
FRIDAY, NOV. 1
1 - 7 p.m. Deck the Walls art show and sale, Friday 1 -7 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. Hosted by the local chapter of the Federation of Canadian Artists. At the Moose Hall, 1356 Cranberry Rd. Call 250-758-8641 for more information.
2 -8 p.m. Fascinating Rhythm's 25th anniversary party, with six hours of live music. Free, all ages, with Glen Foster, Colliding Canyons, Cameron Wigmore, Hub City Ramblers, Top Men and Lithium Halo.
7:30 p.m. International Guitar Night at the Port Theatre featuring world class guitar virtuosos. For tickets call 250-754-8550.
7 p.m. Vancouver Island Chamber Music Festival takes place at St. Andrew's United Church on Fitzwilliam St. Playing is iSabuche!. For more information call 250-754-4611. Also on Nov. 2.
SATURDAY, NOV. 2
2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Vancouver Island Chamber Music Festival at St. Paul's Anglican Church on Chapel St. Playing is Kristin Hoff and the Twin Shores trombone quartet at 2 p.m. and The Sonora String Quartet and the Victoria Baroque Players at 7 p.m. For more information call 250-754-4611.
8 -11 p.m. Latin American roots group Grupo Raices plays the Corner Bistro, 75 Front Street Tickets $10 adult, kids $5.
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