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From being prepared for an emergency to a fun night of trivia questions. Here are five things to do in and around Victoria today, Tuesday November 19th.

Emergency Preparedness Workshop

Make emergency preparedness a priority for you and your family. Stop by this FREE workshop to learn about the hazards that can affect Victoria, what to include in your home and vehicle emergency kits, simple steps you can take to protect your home from an earthquake, and how to reunite with your loved ones after a disaster.

  • When: 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
  • Where: Cook Street Village Activity Centre, 380 Cook Street #1

The Debaters Live On Tour

The Debaters Live on Tour Holiday Tour is the comedy stage show where comics go mistletoe to mistletoe in a battle of laughs and logic and the audience picks the winner. Award-winning comedian and host, Steve Patterson bring two of Canada’s top headlining stand-up comics, DeAnne Smith and Graham Chittenden to venues across Canada to delight crowds with an exhilarating exchange of facts and funny.

  • When: 8:00 p.m.
  • Where: Royal Theatre, 805 Broughton Street

Aerial ABC’s for Adults at The Rising

This class is your starting point when you begin your aerial training! Foundational class for all beginners. Learn the basics of aerial silk, hoop, and static trapeze in a safe and supportive environment and discover the “circus star” inside of you! Develop your strength, flexibility, balance and coordination.

  • When: 7:45 p.m to 8:45 p.m.
  • Where: The Rising – Victoria Centre for Circus Arts. 140-1047 Langford Parkway

8th Annual Chamber Music Competition

The music competition is designed to inspire young chamber groups to push the limits of their abilities as teams and discover the joys of making magnificent music together with friends in a richly challenging experience. Competing for prizes, groups will be split into Junior A, Junior B, Intermediate and Senior Categories.

  • When: 6:00 p.m to 8:00 p.m.
  • Where: Alix Goolden Performance Hall, 907 Pandora Avenue

IQ 2000 Trivia at Smith’s Pub

Round up some friends to prove your intellectual excellence, mental mettle, and cerebral superiority – it’s time for IQ 2000 Trivia.

They’ve got great prizes for top scoring teams and bonus prizes for best team cheers!

  • When: 8:00 p.m to 10:00 p.m.
  • Where: Smiths Pub, 777 Courtney Street