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Now that the long weekend its over – make sure to start your short work week the fun way! Here are 5 things happening in and around  Victoria today.

Adrian Harris & Jeremy Inglett present Cooking in Color

Calling all foodies: this one’s for you! On October 9th Adrian Harris and Jeremy Inglett, aka The Food Gays, bring their delicious cuisine to Bolen Books with their latest cookbook, Cooking in Color. Join us in store for a tummy-grumbling good time!

  • When: 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
  • Where: Bolen Books – Hillside Mall 111-1644 Hillside Ave

WordPress Seminars – October 2018

There will be two presentations about WordPress with time for questions and a break. This months presentations will be made by Shawn DeWolfe and John Overall. The first presentation will be on “All the cool stuff you can do with Gravity Forms” by Shawn DeWolfe and the second will be on “How to Choose a theme for your WordPress website” by John Overall. Bring a pen, paper, your questions and laptop if you like.

  • When: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
  • Where: Fisgard St Forum – 845 Fisgard Street

Solving Homelessness with Regional Mayoral Candidates

Join a panel of experts and Greater Victoria’s mayoral candidates for an informed discussion to address our region’s homelessness and affordable housing crisis.

  • When: Doors open at 6:30 PM. Discussion starts at 7:00 PM
  • Where: First Met Victoria – 932 Balmoral Road

Tuesday Karaoke at Logan’s

It’s Karaoke! It’s a non-stop get on stage sing your guts out extravaganza! Singing starts at 9pm and it doesn’t stop until 1am! If you love singing or even just like it Tuesday Karaoke at Logan’s is the place to be! Sing the songs you love with the friends you love in the bar you love! See you at Logan’s! And always watch the hilarious Black Sheep Comedy before you sing!

  • When: 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.
  • Where: Logan’s Pub – 1821 Cook Street

Pokemon TCG League

Gauntlet Games now has a Pokemon TCG League! Play games between 4pm and 8pm on Tuesdays and receive league promos! It’s free to join and open to all skill levels. Don’t forget to bring your POP ID. Don’t have one? They’ll give you one!

  • When: 4 p.m. to 8 p.m
  • Where: Gauntlet Games – 323-3980 Shelbourne St

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