Activities, events and functions on the Sunshine Coast, BC (Gibsons, Sechelt and surrounding areas) courtesy of the Coast Reporter.net.

  • Hatha Yoga Class

    Sechelt Seniors Activity Centre Thursday, August 6, 2020, 11:30am An all-level Hatha Yoga class open to participants of all ages. Type of Event: Health & Wellness, Ongoing, Sports & Recreation City: Sunshine Coast Age Range: All ages

  • Stroke Recovery Association

    Friday, August 7, 2020, 10am • Stroke Recovery Association of BC (Sunshine Coast Branch) meets every Friday, 10am to noon at the main hall in St. Hilda’s Church in Sechelt. Stroke survivors and their family/caregivers join us for exercise, activities, and support. Contact Michael McLeod at 604-885-7625, [email protected] Type of Event: Discussion Groups, Health & Wellness, Support Groups City: Sunshine Coast Age Range: Adults, Seniors

  • Sunshine Coast Womens Enduro

    Roberts Creek Saturday, August 8, 2020 This is a mountain bike race that is only timed on the descending, for women only, on the beautiful trails of Roberts Creek. This will be the first ever women's only enduro on the Coast and sure to be a fun time! Volunteers needed! Type of Event: Sports & Recreation City: Roberts Creek, Sunshine Coast Age Range: Adults Event Fee: $100 More info: www.sunshinecoastwomensenduro.ca

  • Women’s Enduro Mountain Bike Race

    Saturday, August 8, 2020 • Aug. 8. Inaugural Sunshine Coast Women’s Enduro Mountain Bike Race on the beautiful trails of Roberts Creek. Volunteers needed. Type of Event: Sports & Recreation City: Sunshine Coast Age Range: Teens, Adults More info: www.sunshinecoastwomensenduro.ca

  • Flair on the Coast Cancer Support Group

    Saturday, August 8, 2020, 10am • Flair on the Coast Cancer Support Group meets on the second Saturday of the month, 10am at Rockwood Centre. For people going through cancer treatment and their supporters. Info: 604-740-3110. Type of Event: Discussion Groups, Education, Health & Wellness, Meeting, Support Groups City: Sunshine Coast Age Range: All ages

  • Steampunk Tour at the Macgee Cloth Textile Mill

    1600 Hanbury Rd., Roberts Creek Sunday, August 9, 2020, 1 – 4pm Open House / Steampunk Tour / Shopping for handcrafted eco-friendly heirloom blankets at the Macgee Cloth Textile Mill. Tour the working craft museum, witness the mighty Dobcross Loom in action and experience our bespoke blankets. Tour starts at 2 pm. Please RSVP: [email protected] Type of Event: Arts & Crafts, Tour City: Roberts Creek, Sunshine Coast Age Range: All ages More info: www.macgeecloth.com

  • Sunshine Toastmasters

    Hummingbird Clinic, 5684 Mermaid Street, Sechelt Tuesday, August 11, 2020, 6:15 – 8pm Sunshine Toastmasters is a fun and friendly place to learn what many call "man's biggest fear": public speaking. We all came in the door not knowing what to expect and walked out with new friends and a new attitude. This is where speaking is fun and leaders are made. Guests are always welcome. For more information contact [email protected] Type of Event: Clubs, Discussion Groups, Education, Meeting, Ongoing City: Sechelt Age Range: Adults, Seniors Event Fee: Free for guests More info: sunshinetoastmasters.toastmastersclubs.org

  • Morningstars Toastmasters

    Harmony Hall in Gibsons Wednesday, August 12, 2020, 7 – 8:30am We meet every week, empowering each other to hone our public speaking and leadership skills. Type of Event: Clubs, Community Event, Education, Meeting, Ongoing City: Sunshine Coast Age Range: Adults, Seniors More info: morningstars.wordpress.com

  • White Cane Club

    Wednesday, August 12, 2020, 1pm • White Cane Club meets the second Wednesday of the month, 1pm at Sechelt Seniors Centre. Type of Event: Discussion Groups, Health & Wellness, Meeting, Support Groups City: Sunshine Coast Age Range: All ages

  • Roberts Creek Community Market

    Wednesday, August 12, 2020, 1:30 – 5:30pm • Roberts Creek Community Market, Wednesdays 1:30 to 5:30pm year round in the Community Hall. We grow, make, bake and sell it. Drop by for coffee and a treat, live music . Type of Event: Farmers Market, Kids & Family City: Sunshine Coast Age Range: All ages

  • Roberts Creek Farmgate Organic Market

    Wednesday, August 12, 2020, 3 – 6pm • Roberts Creek Farmgate Organic Market. Fun and friendly year-round, all local, organic farmers market, Wednesdays, 3 to 6pm at the Roberts Creek Masonic Lodge. Info: [email protected] Type of Event: Farmers Market, Kids & Family City: Sunshine Coast Age Range: All ages

  • Healing Touch

    Thursday, August 13, 2020, 10am • Healing Touch Open to the Community, 10am to noon, second Thursday of the month at St. John’s United Church in Davis Bay. All welcome, by donation. Type of Event: Health & Wellness City: Sunshine Coast Age Range: All ages

  • Hatha Yoga Class

    Sechelt Seniors Activity Centre Thursday, August 13, 2020, 11:30am An all-level Hatha Yoga class open to participants of all ages. Type of Event: Health & Wellness, Ongoing, Sports & Recreation City: Sunshine Coast Age Range: All ages

  • Stroke Recovery Association

    Friday, August 14, 2020, 10am • Stroke Recovery Association of BC (Sunshine Coast Branch) meets every Friday, 10am to noon at the main hall in St. Hilda’s Church in Sechelt. Stroke survivors and their family/caregivers join us for exercise, activities, and support. Contact Michael McLeod at 604-885-7625, [email protected] Type of Event: Discussion Groups, Health & Wellness, Support Groups City: Sunshine Coast Age Range: Adults, Seniors

  • Steampunk Tour at the Macgee Cloth Textile Mill

    1600 Hanbury Rd., Roberts Creek Sunday, August 16, 2020, 1 – 4pm Open House / Steampunk Tour / Shopping for handcrafted eco-friendly heirloom blankets at the Macgee Cloth Textile Mill. Tour the working craft museum, witness the mighty Dobcross Loom in action and experience our bespoke blankets. Tour starts at 2 pm. Please RSVP: [email protected] Type of Event: Arts & Crafts, Tour City: Roberts Creek, Sunshine Coast Age Range: All ages More info: www.macgeecloth.com

  • People in Pain Network

    Tuesday, August 18, 2020, 10am • People in Pain Network: Education and understanding about living with chronic pain, 10am on the third Tuesday of the month at the Sechelt Seniors Activity Centre. See www.pipain.com/sechelt or call toll-free: 1-844-747-7246. Type of Event: Discussion Groups, Health & Wellness, Meeting, Support Groups City: Sunshine Coast Age Range: Adults, Seniors

  • Sunshine Toastmasters

    Hummingbird Clinic, 5684 Mermaid Street, Sechelt Tuesday, August 18, 2020, 6:15 – 8pm Sunshine Toastmasters is a fun and friendly place to learn what many call "man's biggest fear": public speaking. We all came in the door not knowing what to expect and walked out with new friends and a new attitude. This is where speaking is fun and leaders are made. Guests are always welcome. For more information contact [email protected] Type of Event: Clubs, Discussion Groups, Education, Meeting, Ongoing City: Sechelt Age Range: Adults, Seniors Event Fee: Free for guests More info: sunshinetoastmasters.toastmastersclubs.org

  • The Compassionate Friends

    Tuesday, August 18, 2020, 7pm • The Compassionate Friends (TCF), a self-help group offering friendship, understanding and hope for families who have experienced the death of a child at any age, from any cause. TCF meets the third Tuesday of every month, 7pm at Kirkland Centre (SCHospice), 4602 Simpkins Road, Davis Bay. Info: 604-989-0093, 250-777-3606, 604-740-6198. Type of Event: Discussion Groups, Health & Wellness, Support Groups City: Sunshine Coast Age Range: All ages

  • Morningstars Toastmasters

    Harmony Hall in Gibsons Wednesday, August 19, 2020, 7 – 8:30am We meet every week, empowering each other to hone our public speaking and leadership skills. Type of Event: Clubs, Community Event, Education, Meeting, Ongoing City: Sunshine Coast Age Range: Adults, Seniors More info: morningstars.wordpress.com

  • Roberts Creek Community Market

    Wednesday, August 19, 2020, 1:30 – 5:30pm • Roberts Creek Community Market, Wednesdays 1:30 to 5:30pm year round in the Community Hall. We grow, make, bake and sell it. Drop by for coffee and a treat, live music . Type of Event: Farmers Market, Kids & Family City: Sunshine Coast Age Range: All ages