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Let’s start the week on the right note, Victoria.

Whether you’re looking for a fun and educational activity for your kiddos or an adult course exploring the art of Martini making, we have you covered!

Here’s what’s happening in and around Victoria this Tuesday, February 7th:

Tot Tuesday – Spiny Skinned Animals

Bring your preschooler to the Centre for a morning of fun!

Parents and preschoolers are invited to join our educators on Tuesday mornings at 10:30 a.m. for special ocean-themed stories, crafts and activities.

A new topic is explored every week, from Squishy Squids to Turtle Time and more!

  • Where: Shaw Centre, 9811 Seaport Place
  • When: Tuesday, February 7th, 10:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.

Victoria Hudson Grand Opening

Celebrate the opening of Coho Commissary’s brand new shared kitchen space in the Victoria Public Market.

Our doors are now open and we’re thrilled to invite you to celebrate the opening of our brand-new space that is here to serve the growing community of food producers and entrepreneurs in Victoria.

Please join us at the Victoria Public Market for an open house. We will be offering food samples from our members, light refreshments, and an exclusive chance to purchase products from Coho members at our pop-up retail shop!

  • Where: Victoria Public Market, 1701 Douglas Street
  • When: Tuesday, February 7th, 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Intro to Acrylic Painting 

Learn Acrylic Painting with local artist Meaghan Crow. In this introduction to acrylic painting class, Meaghan will build through the basics to have you become familiar with the medium.

You will learn how to mix colours, sketch out your painting, and learn the basics of blending, highlights and shadows

  • Where: Studio 106, 106 Superior Street
  • When: Tuesday, February 7th, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.

Heart of the House

This exhibition highlights a selection of art and objects associated with West Coast modernism and the domestic interior from the mid twentieth-century. The works included come from the AGGV’s permanent collection as well as selected private collections.

The exhibition considers these works of art as integral to the concept of modern living that developed in mid-century British Columbia, whether part of a fully integrated interior or simply objects made and enjoyed by artists and collectors active in the mid-20th century.

  • Where: Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, 1040 Moss Street
  • When: Tuesday, February 7th, 10 a.m.

‘A Martini Seminar’ Featuring Fords Gin

As part of their Drinks Academy, Clive’s Classic Lounge will be hosting an all things Martini class, featuring Fords Gin.

Dylan Riches, will walk guests through perhaps one of the most famous cocktails of all time and a drink constantly shrouded in marvel and mystery; the martini

As obscure as its origins may be, it has become one of the most popular cocktails ever. From the Bartender’s Manual to James Bond, this Drinks Academy seminar will explore the history of this elusive elixir, from its humble beginnings to its place as the matriarch of the cocktail world.

  • Where: Clive’s Classic Lounge, 740 Burdett Avenue
  • When: Tuesday, February 7th, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

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