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Sunday

Working With Projections, a workshop that helps people take ownership of their feelings. 1-3:30 p.m. at Nanaimo Harbourfront Library. 250-753-1154.

Solutions: A Sustainability Network hosts a night of glow bowling from 7-9 p.m. at Brechin Lanes to help fundraise for the VIU-based club. E-mail solutions@viusu.com to purchase tickets.

Nanaimo African Heritage Society annual general meeting takes place at 1:30 p.m. at 6132 Mystic Way. For details call 250-729-9332.

Monday

Nanaimo Family History Society hosts its general meeting at Beban Park Social Center from 1:30-4 p.m. Speaker is Pam Hodgkins on adoption in the U.K. Visitors welcome.

Supporting Employment Transitions hosts a free Digging for Camp Jobs workshop — understand what is required to get a camp job, where the jobs are, how to get started, and what you need to take with you – from 9 a.m. to noon at 101-155 Skinner St. To register, contact 250-714-0085.

Island Stitchery Guild hosts its monthly meeting at the Christ Community Church, 2221 Bowen Rd. at 7 p.m. Exchange ideas, learn new techniques, form friendships and have fun. Call 250-753-9765 for more information.

Harbour City Newcomers Club, a social group for people new to Nanaimo, meets at 7 p.m. at Oliver Woods Community Centre. More details at www.harbourcitynewcomers.ca.

Nanaimo Better Breathers, a support group for people with chronic breathing conditions, meets from 1:30-3:30 p.m. at Beban Park Social Centre. Topic is how your pharmacist can help with prescriptions. Call 1-800-665-5864 for details.

Tuesday

Opportunities in B.C.’s Seafood Economy, a public forum held at Vancouver Island University from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Building 350, Room 507.

Wednesday

Green Drinks, a group interested in sustainability and the environment, meets from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

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