Sooke Community Calendar – Sooke News Mirror

Looking for something fun to do this week? We have what you need. The submission deadline for the bulletin board is Thursday 5 p.m. Please email [email protected]

CHAMBER MIXER

August 11

The Sooke Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting its Business After Hours Mixer at Sooke Eyecare, 66726 West Coast Rd., from 5-6:30 p.m. sookeregionchamber.com.

THURSDAY EVENING MARKET

August 11

The Thursday evening market offers fresh local vegetables, fruits, preserves and artisan creations every Thursday until September 1st. The market is located on the grounds of the Sooke Region Museum, 2070 Phillips Rd. Info: www.sookeregionmuseum.ca.

CANDLE-LIGHT VIGIL

August 12

A candlelight vigil ceremony is held for a compassionate understanding of all experiences during the pandemic. Please bring a candle or LED light and tell your story. Evergreen Center (at the tourist kiosk, 8 p.m.

SOOKE COUNTRY MARKET

August 13

Sooke Country Market offers fresh local vegetables, fruit, preserves and artisan creations every Saturday until October 8th. The market is located at John Phillips Park, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. www.facebook.com/sookecountrymarket.

SOOKE CARS AND COFFEE

August 13

Classic car enthusiasts show off their four-wheeled babies in the A&W parking lot on Sooke Road every Saturday at 6 p.m. throughout the spring and summer. This is an informal, laid back gathering of people who love cars. Information: www.facebook.com/sookocoffeeandcars.

ADULT MIXED RUGBY

August 14

Learn the unique sport of rugby and improve your physical condition. The team practices the skills in a safe and controlled manner. No experience necessary. Edward Ilne Community School, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Info: sookerugby.ca.

SHIRLEY’S SUNDAY MARKET

August 14

The market is held every Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information, please email [email protected]

MIXED ADULT FOOTBALL

August 15th

The Sooke Soccer Club organizes mixed matches for players aged 15 and over every Monday. Get in shape ahead of the 2022-23 season. Fred Mile Park Grass, 7 p.m.

CARAVAN STAGE COMPANY

August 17 to 21

The Caravan Stage Company returns to Sooke shores with their performance aboard Virtual Rogues. Bring your own chair or cushion. Sooke Government Dock, 1800 Maple Avenue, 9:00 p.m. S. Admission by donation.

GRAND OPENING OF THE USED SHOP

August 18-20

The Sooke Family Resource Society is ready for the official opening of its thrift store on Anna Marie Road.

Thursday, August 18 – Customer Appreciation

Friday, August 19 – Reuse, Repurpose – Artist demonstration, 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Saturday, August 20 – Ribbon cutting 11 a.m.; hot dogs, music, floating parade until 2 p.m.

THURSDAY EVENING MARKET

August 18

The Thursday evening market offers fresh local vegetables, fruits, preserves and artisan creations every Thursday until September 1st. The market is located on the grounds of the Sooke Region Museum, 2070 Phillips Rd. Info: www.sookeregionmuseum.ca.

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