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Event Archive - Join us for the 11th annual Quadra Village Day, a FREE, fun, all-ages event with activities for children and teens, two breakfasts, and music and dance performances.: West My Friend, The Grass Tracks, Towers and Trees

Sat. May 11th 2013 - Sat. May 11th 2013 @  Kings Rd between Quadra and Dowler (901 Kings Rd) (All Ages)
9:30 am - 1pm doors at 9:30 am
Presented by: Quadra Village Day 2013
JOIN US SATURDAY, MAY 11, 9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Drop by Kings Rd between Quadra and Dowler, and enjoy fun, free, all-ages activities.

Begin with the Pancake Breakfast and Healthy Start Breakfast at 9:30am.

Stay for musical performances from 9:30 -1:00 by West My Friend, The Grass Tracks and Towers and Trees.

Watch for dance performances on the second stage.

Parents, kids and teens: check out all the fun activities, including: face painting, Bouncy Castle, an obstacle course, games, and Mother's Day crafts.

New this year! A climbing wall for teens.

And don't forget to visit the informative folks from community groups such as: Blanshard Community Centre, Child Find BC, Cloverdale Traditional School Parent Advisory Council, George Jay Elementary School Parent Advisory Council, Inter - Cultural Association of Greater Victoria, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Oak and Orca Bioregional School, Kiwanis Club of Victoria, L'Ecole Quadra School Parent Advisory Council, Hillside Quadra Neighbourhood Action Group, Capital Region Beekeepers, United Way, Sons of Norway, Hulitan Community and Family Services Society, Angel Choppers Bike Club and the Salvation Army.

There will be demonstrations by the Angel Choppers Bicycle Club and an instrument petting zoo too!

Interested in finding out more? Or wanting to know if there's still time to volunteer for this fun event?

Quadra Village Day Planning Committee
c/o Blanshard Community Centre
901 Kings Rd. Victoria
[email protected]

Thank you to major sponsors:

The Times Colonist, 100.3 The Q!, 91.3 The Zone, CHEK News, Play in Victoria, Island Farms, Fairway Market, Caffè Fantastico, Cascadia Liquor Store, 5th Street Bar and Woodfired Grill, Il Terrazzo, Blanshard Community Centre, CDI College, City of Victoria, Long and McQuade, C.E. Craig & Associates, Simply Computing and Island Tent & Events


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West My Friend (Indie Roots)

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In the modern musical landscape, it’s rare to hear something as put-together as three-piece Cascadian folk outfit West My Friend - something so layered, deeply symphonic, baroque, and mysterious in its own winking way while still courting an edge of disaster. Simple is safe, but complex is fiery, intricate, and ultimately more rewarding. Steep... more info

Towers and Trees

The story of Towers and Trees is one that is worth telling, even as it unfolds in real-time. What began less than one year ago as an exercise in redemption for singer-songwriter Adrian Chalifour - capping two years of physical relocation and creative drought - has since blossomed from a near-solo recording project to a 3-8 piece musical collective ... more info