Calendar of events/ What’s on

16 WEDNESDAY

Recycling Day in Tofino Preschool Play Group, 10am-noon, Tofino Community Hall.

Seniors Social Afternoons, 1:30-4pm, Tofino Legion. Free admission & refreshments. Dominos, crib, board games, pool, snooker & darts. Strong Start, Ucluelet Elementary School, 8:35-11:35.

Holy Family Church, 9:30am, 1664 Peninsula Rd. Ucluelet. Ucluelet library, open 1-6pm

17 THURSDAY

Holy Thursday Mass of the Lord’s Supper, 7 p.m., St. Francis of Assisi Church, Tofino.

Healthy Babies Program/Family Ties, 10:30am. Drop-in for expectant, new parents, Coastal Family Place, Free community lunch, noon-2pm, Coastal Community Services Hub, Ucluelet. Info 250-726-2343.

Tofino library, 331 Main St., 3-7pm.

18 FRIDAY

West Coast Good Friday Service, local churches participating (see Page 11) Long Beach Golf Course, 10:30 a.m. Good Friday, Celebration of the Lord’s Passion, 3 p.m. St. Francis of Assisi Church, Tofino; 5 p.m., Holy Family Church, Ucluelet.

Note: April closed dates for the StrongStart programs in both towns Friday April 18th Good Friday, Monday April 21st All closed days at UES StrongStart and Wickanninish StrongStart. Tofino Library Storytime 11:30 a.m.-12 noon. 331 Main St. Preschool

19 SATURDAY. Tofino library, 331 Main St., open 10am-noon & 1-5pm.

St. Francis of Assisi Church, Easter Vigil, 9 p.m., Tofino AA meeting, 7:30pm, St. Francis Church, 441 Main, Tofino.

20 SUNDAY

Easter Egg Hunt, Big Beach, 12:30 pm.

Celebration of the 30th anniversary of Meares Island Tribal Park. The occasion will be celebrated at the Tofino Community Hall, starting at 1:30pm. traditional song, dance, food, family activities. Christ Community Church, 10:30am, 1419 Peninsula Rd. Ucluelet. Grace Bible Church, 10:30am, Ucluelet Community Ctr., 500 Matterson Dr. Holy Family Church, 10 am, 1664 Peninsula Rd. Ucluelet; 7:30 p.m. St.

Lawrence Church, Ahousaht. St. Columba Church, 10:30am, 110 Second St. Tofino.

Tofino Bible Fellowship at Tofino Legion Hall, 331 Main, at 10:30

21 MONDAY

Canoe journey to Cis-a-quis, site of the Logging blockades and the cite of the original tribal parks declaration.

For info, Emery Hartley: 250-266-1694 Monday Night Movies, Tofino, 8 pm Clayoquot Community Theatre Eco-Themed Short Films for Earth Day! Sea Shepherds Galapagos (33 min) mission to catch shark-fin poachers in a joint mission with Ecuador. Bears Forever a short doc on bear hunting in BC’s Great Bear rainforest. Activist vignettes. Floor hockey, 7-9pm, Ucluelet Seaplane Base Rec Hall. $2 drop-in. Indoor Soccer, 8-10pm, USS gym, $2 Competitive & drop-in darts, doors 7pm, play 8pm, Tofino Legion

22 TUESDAY

Ucluelet Parks and Recreation Department’s Earth Day Clothing and Toy Swap Event, UCC, 1-4 p.m. Every Tuesday, 11:30 to 1:00 the Fish and Loaves free Community Lunch at the Tofino Community hall.

Healthy Babies Program/Family Ties, 10:30am.

Ucluelet library, Ucluelet Community Centre, open 1-6pm.

The Edge Youth Room, 3-6pm, Ucluelet Community Centre Youth night, 7-9pm, Tofino Legion. St. Francis of Assisi Church, mass 5pm, 441 Main St. Tofino. Food Bank on the Edge, pick up