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From a family skate to learning to make a lotion. here are five things to do in and around Victoria today, Wednesday November 27th.

Family Skate

Bring a friend or the whole family and enjoy an afternoon of on-ice fun. Our special family rate covers up to five family members for one fee.

  • When: 6:15 p.m. to 7:20 p.m.
  • Where: Juan de Fuca Recreation Centre, 1767 Island Highway

 Lotion Making Workshop

Learn the difference between lotions and creams, find out what makes a good moisturizer, and best of all, you will make and customize your very own products!

Your take-home from this workshop will be the ability and confidence to make your own lotions/creams.

  • When: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Where: The Good Planet Company, 764 Fort Street

Comedy Night at the Mint

The funniest night of the week is Wednesday at The Mint! Each week Morgan Cranny and Drew Farrance bring the most hilarious comedian’s in the city together for a wonderful evening of fun at the best venue for stand up comedy in Victoria.

Wildly popular and always new, Phillips Comedy Night is a hilarious night out. Come downstairs and enjoy the delicious west coast Himalayan cuisine that the Mint is famous for. Tickets are $7 online or $10 at the door.

  • When: Doors at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m.
  • Where: The Mint Restaurant, 1414 Douglas Street

Christmas Card Making Workshops

Prepare to wow your friends and family this holiday season with beautiful handmade cards.

During the workshop, the instructor will demonstrate different techniques and provide ideas for multiple designs. All proceeds to CFAX Santas Anonymous. All supplies are provided.

Registration is required – please contact vic.sales@deltahotels.com to secure your spot.

  • When: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Where: Delta Hotels by Marriott Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort, 100 Harbour Road

Preparing for Winter Storm Season: Electrical Dangers & Response

Bring a lunch and join guest lecturer Marc Spencer from Public Safety at BC Hydro, who will speak at the Lunch & Learn “Preparing for Winter Storm Season: Electrical Dangers, Mitigation and Response” in the City Hall Antechamber.

The free presentation will cover the BC Hydro electrical system, step potential and touch potential, and how to respond to an electrical incident. RSVP at emvic@victoria.ca.

  • When: Noon to 1 p.m.
  • Where: City of Victoria, 1 Centennial Square