When: Monday, December 01 to Dec 27
Where: various locations, Comox Valley
This December, enjoy the work of NIC's Fine Arts students and instructors at exhibitions, craft fairs, and events throughout the Comox Valley:
Light the Fire, Filberg Centre, Courtenay
Second-year Ceramics students Emma Heitzmann, Kate Pierce, Rod Heitzmann and Steven Cooke will be exhibiting recent work in the Comox Valley Potters Club "Light The Fire" show on Saturday November 29 at the Filberg Centre in Courtenay. This same group, along with other students from Gordon's second-year Ceramics class, will be showing work at the Comox airport beginning in mid-December.
CVAG Christmas Craft Fair
Jeff Brett and Gordon Hutchens will exhibit work at the Comox Valley Art Gallery from November 14th to December 27th. Visit the gallery at 580 Duncan Ave, Courtenay, to view their work, purchase unique gifts, and support the arts in the Comox Valley. For more information, visit the gallery page.
Denman Island Christmas Craft Faire
Gordon Hutchens will be exhibiting work during the Denman Island Christmas Craft Faire, held on Denman Island on December 6th and 7th. Admission is free, and a shuttle to the fair is available for ferry walk-on passengers. For more information, visit the event page.
More than Human, The Silent Conversation
Join Emily Carr External Degree students for an exhibition of work at the Comox Valley Art Gallery. Pieces provided by Tonja Bjermeland, Jenna Burrell, Karissa Comer, Kelly Davidson, Roberta Denton, Carol Hilland, Anita Lawrence, Denise Lawson, Jeanne MacGrotty, Lukas J. Roy, and Mariya Vancheva. Exhibition opens December 3, and runs to December 27.
Support your local student with an NIC gift certificate!
Available in $10, $25, $50, $100 denominations, certificates can be applied to textbooks, supplies and tuition for NIC's university transfer, fine arts, business, community care, health, trades, tourism, and continuing education courses and programs.
Certificates are now available at your local campus bookstore. Gift Certificates can also be purchased by phone by calling the Comox Valley bookstore at 250-334-5013, and the gift certificate will be mailed.
Book Store Hours
Campbell River Bookstore
Monday to Friday, 9 am - 4 pm
Comox Valley Bookstore
Monday to Friday, 9 am - 4 pm
Port Alberni Bookstore
Monday to Thursday, 9:30 am - 11:30 am and noon - 2 pm
Friday, 10:30 am - 1 pm
If you are unemployed or dissatisfied with your job, you may qualify for tuition-free education at North Island College in the Security Worker Training program. This 4-week program will start:
January 12, 2015 in Port Alberni
January 26, 2015 in Campbell River
Funding is provided by the Government of Canada through the Canada-British Columbia Job Fund. For more information about tuition-free education, eligibility requirements, and to apply, contact:
Port Alberni Continuing Education
Campbell River Continuing Education
The Employment Resource Centre is closed from December 19 to January 2, 2015 inclusive.
We will not be approving new job submissions during this time. If you wish to submit a job posting, it will appear on the job board during the week of January 5, 2015. We apologize for the inconvenience.