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Nanaimo Arts Council membership showing work in Ladysmith

Island Living Art Show opens at the Waterfront Gallery on Aug. 24

Nanaimo Art Gallery summer camp students present multimedia exhibition

Dazzle Camouflage ‘divining’ show inspired by the estuary ecosystem

Nanaimo Chamber Orchestra presents free outdoor ‘best of’ concert

Ensemble brings ‘Music for a Summer’s Eve’ to Maffeo Sutton Park

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Lantzville Boys and Girls Club gets new mural
Cultivate Festival livened up the long weekend on Gabriola Island
Stranger Things 3 breaks record on Netflix
Actress Felicity Huffman arrives at Boston court

Swollen Members rapper Madchild to perform at the Queen’s

Rapper’s new album ‘Demons’ reflects on his struggles with drug addiction

VIU professor writes over Shakespeare in new book of poetry

In ‘Sonnet’s Shakespeare,’ Sonnet L’Abbé superimposes her own poems over the sonnets of the Bard

Victoria singer Adrian Chalifour performs at the Vault

Former Towers and Trees frontman to release solo album this fall

‘End of an era’ as Gabriola Island art venue closes

Hive Emporium is second area gallery to shutter, after Nanaimo Arts Council in March

Jazz saxophonist touring the West Coast with one of his heroes

Weeds to play the Lighthouse Bistro with New York pianist David Hazeltine on Aug. 20

Hub City Cinema Society’s One-Minute Mobile Movie Challenge returns

Filmmakers have until Aug. 31 to submit 60-second cell phone movies

Australian guitarist kicks off North American tour on Vancouver Island

Daniel Champagne makes Gabriola Island debut at Hive Emporium

Potter will hold her first solo exhibition at Nanaimo Ceramic Arts

Artist-in-residence Kellsey Ronaghan presents ‘Meet the Collection’

Nanaimo Fringe Festival show tells story of an internet drug trafficker in exile

Local playwright Drew McLachlan makes Nanaimo Fringe debut with multimedia show ‘Oasis’

Memoir recalls life as a rookie Nanaimo salmon troller in the late 1970s

Author Kevin Roberts worked as a fisherman in the Strait of Georgia from 1974 to 1979

Nanaimo artists decorating beer jugs for Growler Howler charity auction

50 per cent of proceeds from art show at White Sails Brewing benefit Nanaimo and Area Land Trust

Nanaimo Fiddle Society camp instructors and students show off their skills

Free concerts coming to Maffeo Sutton Park on Aug. 6 and 9

Mid-Island opera singer performing works by lesser-known women composers

Cowichan Valley’s Eve Daniell coming to St. Paul’s Anglican Church on Aug. 11

Nanaimo’s Summertime Blues Festival expanding its borders

Aug. 22-25 festival to feature performers from across Canada and the United States

Painter takes stylized look at familiar Island sights

Michael Tickner is Art 10 Gallery’s featured artist for August

Nanoose Bay artist illustrates best selling B.C. fly fishing book

Nana Cook renders meticulous copies of flies tied by BC fishing greats

Around Town Tellers return to Nanaimo Fringe Festival

Tellers presenting original stories and folk tales from around the world