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5 things to do in and around Victoria today, Thursday May 17th


You’ve almost made it to Friday, only one more day left! To make time fly, here are 5 things happening in and around Victoria today!

Thursday Morning Gardening at ST Ann’s

What: Come and join other volunteer gardeners to make St Ann’s a special place to visit. There are many gardening areas and types of task to do. Tea break with treats. Parking on site and easy access by bus.
Where: Friends of St. Ann’s Academy
835 Humboldt St
When: 9 am – 12 pm
Cost: Free

Laura – A Murder Mystery

What: Laura Hunt was the ideal modern woman: beautiful, elegant, highly ambitious, and utterly mysterious. No man could resist her charms—not even the hardboiled NYPD detective sent to find out who turned her into a faceless corpse. As this tough cop probes the mystery of Laura’s death, he becomes obsessed with her strange power. Soon he realizes he’s been seduced by a dead woman—or has he?
Where: St. Luke’s Players
3821 Cedar Hill Cross Rd
When: 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Cost: Get your tickets here!

My Life in Egyptology

What: The Distinguished Lecture is by the legendary Dr. Wafaa El Saddik, former director of the Egyptian Museum of Cairo. This talk includes exclusive access to Egypt: The Time of Pharaohs exhibition before it opens to the public.
Where: Royal BC Museum
675 Belleville St
When: 7 pm – 10 pm
Cost: Get your tickets here!

Spring Into Summer: Wellness Workshop

What: As the days get longer and the sun shines brighter, you might be finding yourself feeling ready for summer. But is your body? Join nutritional therapy practitioner and chef Ellie Shortt as she discusses some simple tips and tricks to minimize sun burns and skin damage, decrease bloat and water retention, balance body composition, and improve energy so that you can get the most out of those glorious summer days and gorgeous summer nights.
There will be demos, discussions, worksheets and plenty of time to answer your individual questions, as well as a hair and skincare tutorial by one of the talented Heartwood beauty professionals.
Where: Heartwood & Co
1402 Broad Street
When: 6 pm – 8 pm

Thursday Night Comedy Pro-Am

What: Get ready to laugh your ass off! Weekly standup comedy show for your pleasure, with a rotating lineup featuring some of the best acts in town.
Drinks, food, bring your friends.  It’s never not fun!
Where: Hecklers Comedy Club
123 Gorge Rd East
When: 8 pm – 10 pm
Cost: $5 at the door!

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

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