Life

Fitness participation can help food bank

Residents can bring food items next week instead of usual drop-in fees at Oliver Woods

Active Life: Reflect on year’s healthy habits

With December here again, I find myself evaluating the year that is almost gone

  • Dec 14th, 2017

Active Life: Parks and rec celebrates 12 days of Christmas

On the 12 days of Christmas, City of Nanaimo parks and rec offers skating and swimming

VIDEO: Aquafit a good fit for keeping active

ACTIVE LIFE: City of Nanaimo offers five different aquafit programs

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Building a bridge in the Light the Portrait workshop

  • Oct 19th, 2017

Batten down the hatches winter is coming

When the nights get colder and frost starts appearing in the mornings it’s time to take action

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Angels asked to give this Christmas
    $2-million donation for B.C. Cancer
      TIMELAPSE: Making a bonsai tree
        Active & Safe Routes to Schools

          Timeless tales: Nanaimo racetrack used to roar

          Grandview Bowl once hosted the queen; usually it was a place for fast action

          Active Life: Spare Blox are for cool kids

          City of Nanaimo Parks and Recreation youth drop-in program expands to ice rinks

          Nanaimo seniors raise money for carpet bowling equipment

          Old carpets showing wear and tear and $14,000 raised for new equipment

          Active Life: Look for different reasons to keep moving

          I now get up at regular intervals to either stand at my desk or go for a quick stroll

          • Oct 9th, 2017

          Baby Bed initiative looks to promote safe sleep

          B.C. has one of the lowest infant mortality rates in Canada, but safe sleep is still important

          Campbell River Local Action Team makes a difference in addressing mental health issues

          ‘Our community has had enough suicides. We need to do whatever we can to keep our kids safe.’

          Campbell River School District opens doors of Robron Centre at no charge

          Adults can now upgrade, complete high school or take college prerequisites for free

          Mike’s Mirror Minute…with Colleen Evans

          Coun. Colleen Evans volunteers to answer Mike’s ridiculous questions

          FALL FASHION: Have fun with cool combinations

          Nanaimo News Bulletin’s Bastion Magazine previews autumn’s trendy looks

          FALL FASHION: Layered looks are in this fall

          Nanaimo News Bulletin’s Bastion Magazine looks at trends for the season

          Davies Versus The Pro (Hole #9)

          Wherein Mike (almost) finds a Green-In-Regulation!

          Family board game nights are nostalgia worth revisiting

          Board games have changed with the times a little bit

          City pass program fits activities together

          City of Nanaimo parks and rec department fitness pass eligible for a number of classes

          Parents can help build right homework habits

          It’s no secret that homework can be a challenge for pupils and their parents