Photo by Helene Cyr

It’s Monday, so let’s start the week right!

Here are few things happening in and around Victoria today.

1. Mompreneur Monday

What: Mompreneur continue to be inspired by the number of talented moms in Victoria who are juggling kids and running a homegrown business. We’ll be showcasing the creations of talented local Mompreneurs in a craft fair style event every month! Vendors will be set up in the center of the market and selling everything from Handmade Artwork, Accessories and Jewellery, Children’s Clothing, Toys, Sweet Treats, and more!
Where: Victoria Public Market
1701 Douglas St
When: 11 am – 3 pm
Cost: Free

2. Sidney Blood Donor Clinic

What: Still looking for the perfect New Year’s resolution — why not visit the Sidney blood donor clinic? The time you spend donating blood can give a patient a lifetime of possibilities. Book online at, by downloading our GiveBlood App, or by calling 1-888-236-6283. Walk-ins welcome.
Where: Mary Winspear Centre
2243 Beacon Ave
When: 12 pm – 7 pm
Cost: N/A

3. Monday Makers – Drop-In Art Program

What: Head over to the loft at Mary’s Farm and Sanctuary on Mondays from 4:15-6:00pm for a weekly drop in art group. This is an opportunity to experiment with a variety of art forms in a fun, safe and inclusive environment.
Where: Mary’s Farm and Sanctuary
1128 Finlayson Arm Road
When: 4:15 pm – 6 pm
Cost: $15

4. Beijing Guitar Duo Recital

What: The remarkable Beijing Duo brings precision technique and splendid musicality to their Victoria debut. The Beijing Guitar Duo’s performances and recordings have impressed the public with “an ability and artistry that exceeds their years.” The Beijng Duo, composed of guitarist Meng Su and Yameng Wang, have consistently drawn rave reviews worldwide and are considered in the top echelon of today’s duos of any instrument.
Where: First Church Of Christ Scientist
1205 Pandora Ave
When: 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Cost: $20 – $30

5. Music Bingo

What: Music Bingo is a game that combines the knowledge of music with the fun of Bingo! It’s a lot of fun, a great night out with your friends and there are prizes up for grabs.
Where: The Loft
229 Gorge Road East
When: 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Cost: Free Admission

For more things to do, check out our events page!


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