Calendar/What’S On/Events

9 WEDNESDAY

2pm – Wild Pacific Trail Guided Shipwrecks and Forests Walk with RES Marine Biologist Ariane Batic. Meet at the Lighthouse Loop Lot 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

10 THURSDAY 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.

Ucluelet AA weekly Monday and Thursday at 8pm. The location is

Holy Family Church at 1663 peninsula rd.

The Edge Youth Room, 3-6pm, Ucluelet Community Centre Youth Nite at the Edge, Cooking, movies, art projects more, 6-8pm, $2. Tofino library, 331 Main St., 3-7pm. Pacific Rim Toastmasters, meet every Thursday at 7:30 -9:00 at the UCC, room 2. Guests always welcome. Call 250-726-2766 for info.

11 FRIDAY Friday Ukee Night Market, 3-7 p.m. Village Green. Lance Lapounte entertains. See Market Pages (page 12 and 13) for more market news.

French Cabaret Fri. 7:30-10 p.m. at Tofino Botanical Gardens, a black-and-white soirée of francofun. (Pacific Rim Summer Fest) 7pm to 9:30pm Blackberry Cove Coffeehouse presents Lance

Lapointe Big Beach Theatre, UCC, Ucluelet The Edge Youth Room, 2-6pm, Ucluelet community centre

12 SATURDAY Sat. Tofino Public Market 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Village Green. See Market Pages (page 12 and 13) for more market news.

Circus Workshop for Kids Sat. 10-4 at UCC “Transporteur de Reves” Circus Workshop from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Ucluelet Community Centre. one-day circus camp for kids. Children aged 3 -18 welcome. Learn classic circus tricks, including juggling, stilts, acrobatics and much more. Cost: $50, lunch included. (Pacific Rim Summer Fest) Tuff City Rocks Sat. 5-11 p.m. Village Green Open Air Concert, Suggested $20 donation -Kids with parents enter free. George Leach (2014 Juno award-winning performer), Brave New Waves, Dustin Bentall, The Sweet Lowdown, Closing with the ‘Fire Cats’ fire spinners at dusk. Bring a chair! (Pacific Rim Summer Fest)Sat, June 21 at 10am – Kids

Scavenger Hunt at Big Beach Park.

Big Beach Theatre, UCC, Ucluelet 2 p.m. 4 p.m. Wild Things Scavenger Hunt for kids at Big Beach Children’s Interpretive Trail section 10 am. on Wild Pacific Trail in Ucluelet.

Tofino Public Market, Village Green, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tofino library, 331 Main St., open 10am-noon 1-5pm.

St. Francis of Assisi Church, mass 5:30pm, 441 Main St. Tofino. AA meeting, 7:30pm, St. Francis Church, 441 Main, Tofino.

13 SUNDAY Lucky Trunk Circus Sun. 3-5 p.m. UCC Transporteur de Reves Circus Performance. Cost: $5 Kids, $10 Adults.. cavalcade of circus acts and multidisciplinary performances starring ‘Ben la Barouette.’ Tickets at door, cash only. (Pacific Rim Summer Fest) 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. St. Columba Church, 10:30am, 110 Second St. Tofino.

Tofino Bible Fellowship at Tofino Legion at 10:30.

14 MONDAY Ucluelet AA weekly Monday and Thursday at 8pm. The location is Holy Family Church at 1663 peninsula rd.

Monday Movie Night at Clayoquot Community Theatre Floor hockey, 7-9pm, Ucluelet Seaplane Base Rec Hall. $2 drop-in. Indoor Soccer, 8-10pm, Ucluelet Secondary School gym, $2. Competitive drop-in darts, doors 7pm, play 8pm, Tofino Legion. Monday night at the Movies, Clayouot Community Theatre,

15 TUESDAY TREK Summer Camp begins at Christ Community Church, Ucluelet, for incoming grades 1-5. 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Tuesday-Clayoquot Sound of Freedom, 8pm, Clayoquot Sound Community Theatre. Join master digital storytellers Dan Lewis and Bonny Glambeck. Free Admission Fish and Loaves free community lunch 11:30 a.m-1:00 p.m at the St Francis church hall (just for July and August.)

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 1-3pm, Seaplane Base Rd.

AA meeting, 7:30pm, St. Francis Church, 441 Main, Tofino.

Reach the Westerly News at office@westerlynews.ca 250-726-7029!

Just Posted

Tofino’s Clayoquot Oyster Festival scaled back for 2017

Organizers optimistic about years to come

Pacific Rim Whale Festival in dire need of volunteers around Tofino and Ucluelet

Society’s treasurer Marilyn McEwen fears 2018 could be event’s final year.

Ambassadors educate travellers in Pacific Rim National Park Reserve

Team tackled off-leash dogs, left-out attractants and shoreline safety.

VIDEO: Rare comic showing Superman’s 1st appearance to be auctioned

The 1938 comic features Superman hoisting a car over his head

Start on time: Canucks looking to shake first-period struggles

Canucks centre Bo Horvat said the formula for getting a leg up is there for everyone to see

COMMUTER ALERT: Snowfall warnings in effect across B.C.

Travelling this weekend? Check the forecasts before hitting the road

Drones take off to search for missing North Okanagan women

A volunteer search party was supported by professional drone operators

Tips for keeping your personal data safe, from the experts

It’s important to keep your ‘online footprint’ safe

Lights to turn blue ahead of funeral for fallen Abbotsford police officer

Buildings across B.C. are going blue Saturday night in honour of Const. John Davidson

Ride-share pioneer drives up quietly to B.C. battleground

Lyft approaches B.C. without Uber bombast, eyes small towns

VIDEO: Rare comic showing Superman’s 1st appearance to be auctioned

The 1938 comic features Superman hoisting a car over his head

Pine beetles from Jasper National Park moving into commercial forest

In 2014, beetle activity went from a few spots around Jasper’s townsite to rampant

Most Read