Happening in Quesnel and Area from October 11th – 27th 2018

2018 Candidates Forum

Thursday, October 11

College of New Caledonia Quesnel

6:00 pm

Get informed about the issues concerning you!  Submitted questions will be compiled and randomly chosen.

 

 

Long Table: Decadent Raw Desserts

Thursday, October 11

Long Table Grocery

6:00 pm

This workshop is hands-on and all supplies are provided.  Tickets are $40 per person and you must pre-register at www.squareup.com.

 

 

Quesnel Art Gallery:  Inspirations

Opening Reception

Friday, October 12

Quesnel Art Gallery

7:00 pm

A show of paintings by Judith DesBrisay and Megan Long.  The show is sponsored by Monica and Bob Segin and Cariboo Pulp and runs until November 10th.

 

 

International E-Waste Recycling Day

Saturday, October 13

Cariboo Metal Recycling (1265 Sam Toy Road)

8:00 am – 4:00 pm

This is your opportunity to do your part and ensure your electronic devices don’t end up in the landfill. Bring in your old cell phones, TV’s, computers, etc.

 

ADVANCE VOTING 2018 ELECTIONS

 

CITY OF QUESNELSaturday, October 13

City Hall 8:00 am – 8:00 pm

 Wednesday, October 17 CNC/UNBC Quesnel

11:00 am – 4:00 pm

 

QUESNEL FARMERS’ MARKET

 Saturday, October 13th

8:30 am – 1:00pm

 

Last Summer Market of the season.  Time to get the last of the local produce…

5th Annual Home-Based Business Fall Event Saturday, October 13

Quesnel Seniors’ Centre 9:00 am

Hosted by CJ Directory.  Get your holiday shopping started early or just come visit us for lunch! There will be a concession hosted by Craig’s Table, door prizes and a children’s colouring contest. FREE Admission!

 

Used Clothing Pop-up Market Saturday, October 13

The Lodge 10:00 am

Clean out your closet and make some cash. Rent a table for $25, and make some room in your closets! Send us a private message on our Facebook page or email thelodgequesnel@mail.com to book your table.

 

Quesnel Kangaroos vs Kitimat Ice Demons

Saturday, October 13

7:30 pm

Quesnel Kangaroos vs Terrace River Kings

Sunday, October 14

1:00 pm

West Fraser Centre

Come out and cheer on your hometown Roos at their Home Openers!  $10 Adult, $8 Seniors, $5 kids 10 and under. Cash or cheque only; available at the door. GO ROOS!

 

Big City Burlesque Sunday, October 14

The Occidental

7:30 pm

Featuring 3 incredible out of town performers: Faye Havoc from Vancouver, Cherry Cheeks from Victoria and Cheripop Purr from Saskatoon.
This is a Sunday night show will be earlier than our usual Foxxie Follie Shows. $25 Reserved seating $20 General admission.

 

 

 CARIBOO R.D. AREAS A & B And School Trustees:

Monday, October 15

Quesnel Library  8:00 am – 8:00 pm

 

 

Quesnel Rodeo Club AGM

 Wednesday, October 17

Spirit Centre Boardroom 6:30 pm

 Everyone welcome!

 

Northern Exposure Conference

Thursday, October 18 – Sunday, October 21

Island Mountain Arts in Wells

For more information, please call Island Mountain Arts at 250-994-3466.

Tickets at support-imarts.com.

 

 

Young Warriors Workshop

Thursday, October 18 – Saturday, October 20

Quesnel Friendship Centre

10:00 am

This workshop will address drugs, alcohol, gangs and the power of education and open to youth and adults.

The workshop will run 10 am to 4 pm each day and lunch will be provided.

Sign up at the Quesnel Friendship Centre, Seasons House, Lhoosk’uz Dene Nation Band Office, Lhtako Dene Nation Band Office, ?Esdilagh Band Office and the Nazko Band Office.

 

 

General Voting Day City of Quesnel & Cariboo Regional District

 Saturday, October 20

 

 

Rotary Club of Quesnel Super BINGO!

 Wednesday, October 24

668 Doherty Drive

7:00 pm

 Come early for the fully-stocked concession!

All proceeds benefit local projects!

 

 

Gold Pan Grannies Fall Fabric & Yarn Sale

 Friday, October 26 & Saturday, October 27

Spirit Centre

 Friday:  2:00 pm

Saturday:  10:00 am

 

 

Breakfast for Breakfast Saturday, October 20

Barlow Creek Elementary School Gym 9:00 am

Enjoy a pancake breakfast with your community and family and ALL proceeds will go to our Barlow Creek Elementary Breakfast Club!

We are thrilled to bring such a wonderful event to our school. $10 a plate or $5 if you are 5 and under!  Thank you to the Rotary Club of Quesnel for the loan of cooking equipment.

 

 

Women’s Resource Centre AGM Tuesday, October 23

Women’s Resource Centre 5:00 pm

The meeting will be followed by a potluck dinner. For more information please call 250-992-8472.

 

Communications for Small Business Success Workshop

Thursday, October 25

Community Futures North Cariboo

9:00 am

This workshop will help you grow your business through clear communication and compelling story-telling. This workshop is FREE but you must pre-register. To register, call 250-992-2322.

 

 

2018 QUESNEL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE BUSINESS  EXCELLENCE AWARDS

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Quesnel Seniors’ Centre 

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