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From rooftop trivia to learning a 156-year-old perogie recipe, here are 5 things to do in and around Victoria today!

Paint Nite at Darcy’s

Head down to Darcy’s Pub downtown for a fun night of drinking and painting!

No experience is necessary to join this fun paint class, and if you use the code ‘ILOVEPAINT’ you can get 10 dollars off admission. Let the drinks and creative juices flow.

  • When: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Where: Darcy’s Pub Downtown, 1127 Wharf Street

Meg Tilly Hometown Visit at Bolen Books

Join local author and actress Meg Tilly at Bolen Books for a hometown visit and preview of her new Mystery/Romance novel, “Cliff’s Edge”.

During the visit, Tilly will be interviewed by Yvonne Blomer and snacks and tea will be available for guests.

  • When: 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
  • Where: Bolen Books, 1644 Hillside Avenue

The Sticky Quiz at Rooftop Patio

The Stick Quiz you know and love is back, but this time competitors can enjoy the sunny weather and meet on Sticky Wicket’s famous Rooftop Patio!

Sixty Watt Trivia is hosting the quiz, which is designed for teams of 8 people or less. The quiz has 4 hard hitting rounds of questions, and is completely free. There’s also prizes for the winning team!

  • When: 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Where: The Sticky Wicket, 919 Douglas Street

Best in the West Perogie Class

Want to learn a classic perogie recipe that dates back to 1863?

Now’s your chance because Bella from Perogie Pinchers of Victoria is teaching people how to make her very own vegetarian potato-cheddar-onion perogies. At the end of the lesson, you’ll get to take back two dozen perogies of your own. Just don’t forget to bring an Apron!

When: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Where: Belmont Secondary, 3041 Langford Lake Road

FREE Overdose Response Training: Victoria

With the overdose crisis developing across BC, now’s your chance to learn life saving training for FREE!

Head downto AIDS Vancouver Island for a free workshop and free take-home naloxone kit. The lesson will also go over stigma, harm reduction, and where local resources are available.

When: 3:00 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.
Where: AIDS Vancouver Island, 713 Johnson Street