Life

Active Life: Paddleboarding a full-body workout, with video

Paddleboard classes available at morning and evening in Nanaimo

Active Life: Forest provides immune benefits

Nanaimo offers more than 1,400 hectares of greenspace

  • Apr 11th, 2017

VIDEO: Students battle in Pacific Northwest robotics competition

More than 300 high school students from B.C., Alta., and Washington took part in the VEX Robotics competition

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Nanaimo parks and rec offers Winter Thaw fitness pass
Nanaimo parks and rec offers 12 Days of Christmas
What was your best car?

BC Parks Foundation board begins work

Fundraising, increased park use part of mandate

Songwriter follows heart to develop music career

NANAIMO – Singer-songwriter Joel Cossette performs at Headliners on Friday (Jan. 24).

Veda Hille performs at Gabiola’s Hive Emporium

NANAIMO - Veda Hille performs at Gabriola's Hive Emporium Sunday (Aug. 28) at 7:30 p.m.

  • Aug 23rd, 2016

Unexpected success: Music takes Ash Grunwald to places he never imagined

NANAIMO – Verbal slap in the face puts musician on the right track.

Gospel workshop in Lantzville open to all levels

Tony Backhouse leads gospel singing workshop for all experience levels

Nanaimo’s Longwoodstock festival celebrates music and beer

NANAIMO - Longwoodstock features two days of music at various locations in Nanaimo.

Children’s group racks up another award

The awards continue to pile up for Gabriola’s children’s entertainers The Kerplunks

Island landscape caught in photos

Lawrence Walrond's photographs are on display at Nanaimo Arts Council Gallery in celebration of Black History Month

Acting students stage year-end plays

NANAIMO – Kismet Academy acting students present their plays, Trapped, Saturday (Dec. 15) at Nanaimo Centre Stage.

Artist inspired by natural beauty

NANAIMO – Christy Blom featured artist at the Art 10 Gallery.

Movie night raising money for United Way

NANAIMO - United Way's annual Starlight Film Festival takes place at Galaxy Cinemas.

Family seeking assistance

NANAIMO - Concert helps cover relocation costs for Nanaimo family travelling from Uganda to Canada.

ACTIVE LIFE: Invasive plants uprooted by volunteer work parties

NANAIM – City organizes work parties to rid areas of invasive plants.

  • May 11th, 2013

Professor discusses politics of romance

Keith Harrison looks at elements of Deepa Mehta’s film Water

High school music students descend on university

NANAIMO – Annual West Coast Jazz Festival happens at Vancouver Island University Thursday (May 1).

Sneeze helps school life

  • Jan 26th, 2011