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Nanaimo Astronomy Society will look at the latest from the Kuiper Belt

Wesley Fraser, astronomer and planetary scientist, presents discoveries by New Horizons spacecraft

Help Fill a Dream sending Nanaimo girl to Disney World

Foundation partners with Country Grocer to give Arielle Furzeland and her family a January vacation

Nanaimo food bank exceeded its goal over the Christmas season

Donations still needed throughout the year, says Loaves and Fishes

Lions club will chip up Christmas trees for charity

Tree chipping takes place Jan. 5-6 at Nanaimo North Town Centre

Humanitarian organization seeks volunteers in Nanaimo

Canadian Red Cross actively seeking volunteers for variety of roles

Nanaimo’s polar bear swim is Boxing Day at Departure Bay Beach

59th annual Frank Ney Memorial Polar Bear Swim will be held on Dec. 26 at Departure Bay Beach.

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Nanaimo gets together for a quick dip at Departure Bay Beach
A history of Nanaimo parks and rec's Finale event
Nanaimo Lions Club holds Christmas Parade
Coins For Kids campaign ramps up in Nanaimo as holidays approach

Santa’s helicopter hospital hop brightens day for sick children in Nanaimo

Santa visits by B.C. Air Ambulance to bring smiles to young patients and hospital staff at NRGH

Great Nanaimo Toy Drive needs more toy donations

Christmas charity campaign is in need of toys for all ages of children

Nanaimo highland dancers re-imagine Dr. Seuss’s Grinch story

Brigadoon Dance Academy presents its annual Christmas show on Dec. 9 at the Port Theatre

Give and Go a chance for Nanaimo to offer drive-in charity

Steve Marshall Ford collects for Loaves and Fishes, Salvation Army

Hanukkah to be celebrated with menorah lighting downtown

Ceremony and party to be held at Bastion Square Park on Dec. 4

Christmas parade spreads cheer through Nanaimo’s downtown

Photos from the Nanaimo Lions Club Christmas Parade, held Saturday evening

Stocking Stuffers for Seniors hopes customers will help with Christmas shopping

London Drugs organizing campaign to provide presents for seniors across the Nanaimo region

VIDEO: Food, money and volunteers needed for Hamperville in Nanaimo

Loaves and Fishes food bank and Salvation Army again team for charity program

Festival of Trees makes its return in Nanaimo

Sponsors and teams get creative with decorations to raise donations for B.C. Children’s Hospital

Nanaimo Hospital Auxiliary opens new thrift store

Nanaimo Hospital Auxiliary raising funds for NRGH projects with new Northridge Plaza thrift store

Salvation Army in Nanaimo calling volunteers to Christmas Kettle Campaign

Organizers asking for volunteers to fill thousands of hours on donation kettle shifts

Moustaches in style as community making a strong effort for Movember

Events being held in Nanaimo to raise awareness about men’s health issues

Empty bowls being created, then filled

NDSS teachers, students prep for Empty Bowl Project fundraising soup dinner in December

Nanaimo Women March On with a message that matters

A range of voices will lead the conversation at Jan. 19 event downtown