Sounder Events Calendar starting August 19, 2020

Wednesday, August 19 2020

The Sounder Events Calendar is updated on Wednesdays.
Listings are $10/wk or get four weeks for $35.
For listings longer than 25 words, extra words are 20 cents each.
To submit: Call 250-247-9337 or email



By provincial order, all gatherings of over 50 persons are cancelled until further notice in response to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis. 

upcoming events

Sat. Aug 22 - Gently used items gratefully accepted for the Full Bellies Fundraiser Yard Sale. Proceeds go to Guatemala/Nicaragua/Gabriola Food Bank. 250-619-9334.

Fri. Aug 28 – Working Man’s Cider Hour Presents The Big Mess. Ravenskill Orchards, 1240 Coats Drive between 5-7. Cash at the door $5- Adults/ $2.50 kids.

Mon., Aug. 31 - Paul Gellman Band outside Live Album Launch “Globalize.” At the Timber Frame at The Commons. Tickets $15, purchase online at 40 tickets max, order early!

Sept 12 & Sept 13 – 2020 Gabriola Museum 25th Anniversary Celebration Open House & Self Guided Historical Tour. 505 South Rd. Free admission. All COVID protocols in place.

Sat., Sept 12 – Outside displays & booths with interpreters. 11 am-3pm.

Sun., Sept 13 – New! Self-guided historical island tour with Island speakers telling stories. 10am-3pm. For more info including maps and speakers/sites visit

Gabriola markets

Saturdays - Gabriola Farmers Market - At the Agi Hall. 10am - 2pm. Hosted by the Gabriola Agricultural Co-op. Physical distancing and “Shop - Don’t Stop” policies will be in place.

On Line Market - Local Food. Local Artisans. Hosted by the Gabriola Agricultural Co-op. 

Sundays - Silva Bay Sunday Market - A hip little market set up on a lovely grassy meadow near the south end of sunny Gabriola Island at the Page’s Inn. 3415 south road. 10am-2pm.

Ongoing programs:

PHC Seniors programming, as well as Neighbours helping Neighbours - please call PHC at 778-762-1274.

AA - In-person meetings are back at the Fellowship Church on Church St. Sundays and Wednesdays and Fridays at 7pm, plus Fridays at noon. 

Thursdays - Al Anon Courage to Change group welcomes and gives comfort to families and friends of alcoholics. Thursdays at 7pm at the Fellowship Church. Contact 250-816-4135

Gabriola Home Hospice Program Companions in Grief Support Group - If you are experiencing grief and would like to come for support to this safe and understanding group, please contact Claudia at

Caregiver Support group for family and friends of people living with dementia. For information call Jane Hope, 1-800-462-2833,