Christmas in Nanaimo: Country Club breaky starts celebration

There’s a little bit of something for everyone at Country Club Centre this Christmas.

There’s a little bit of something for everyone at Country Club Centre this Christmas.

It all kicks off with a pancake breakfast with Santa Claus Sunday (Nov. 27) from 9:30-11 a.m. Participants can enjoy activities including Christmas crafts,  a juggler and magician, strolling minstrels and a visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Tickets are $5 each and are available at the  lotto booth. All proceeds benefit the Nanaimo Child Development Centre.

Children are invited to visit Santa’s video advent calendar for a special ‘caring and sharing’ message from Santa each day from Dec. 1 to Dec. 25 at www.countryclubcentre.com.

Santa is available for photos Mondays to Saturdays from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., 2-4 p.m. and starting Dec. 1 from 5-7:30 p.m. Sunday photo sessions are 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and 2-4 p.m.

Other events include Sharing the Spirit of Christmas, Dec. 14 from 1-5 p.m., grandparents night Dec. 14 from 5-7:30 p.m. and music featuring the B.C. Boys Choir, Camerata Singers and Island Bel Canto Singers

For more times and dates on Christmas events, please go to www.countryclubcentre.com.