The Harbourfront Branch of Vancouver Island Regional Library will be hosting a drop-in event for families and caregivers of young children on January 21st from 10am to 12noon. The free event is a launch of an exciting new initiative by the Greater Nanaimo Early Years Partnership (GNEYP) to promote culturally-specific literacy kits for children 0-6 […]
Each year, the Association of Service Providers for Employability and Career Training (ASPECT BC) celebrates the contribution of one organization that has made a significant contribution to community based trainers profile and progress in British Columbia. To recognize the good work of organizations, the Aspect Organization of the Year award is presented to a member […]
“On April 14, 2016, behalf of the whole Nanaimo Chinese community, Cindy Qin, the President of Nanaimo Chinese Cultural Society (NCCS) with the company of other board members delivered a $1000 cheque to Central Vancouver Island Multicultural Society (CVIMS) for contribution and support of Syrian Refugee Fund (SRF) program. Behalf of CVIMS and SRF, Ms. […]
The Board of Directors of CVIMS makes an important announcement regarding support for Syrian refugees. Read the Press Release Click Here The learn more about how you can help, come to the Refugee Sponsorship Information Session. Date: Monday, September 21 (International Day of Peace) Time: 7:00 – 9:00 pm Where: Beban Park Social Centre, 2300 […]
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A reminder that the Immigrant Welcome Centre will be closed tomorrow for Canada Day. Wear some red & white and come join us for some fun down at Maffeo Sutton Park!
On June 9th 2015, be part of something special. The Citizenship & Immigration Canada CITIZENSHIP CEREMONIES will be held at the Port Theatre. 300 hundred people – 3 ceremonies!! Join in the celebration with our newest Canadians – everyone is welcome! see poster for the times of the ceremonies.
Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Hilde Schlosar, Executive Director Phone: 250‐753‐6911 Ext 101 REFUGEE SPONSORSHIP FORUM THE CENTRAL VANCOUVER ISLAND MULTICULTURAL SOCIETY in partnership with the BETHLEHEM RETREAT CENTRE is holding a Refugee Sponsorship Forum on Saturday, April 25th from 9:30 AM – 3 PM. In response to the Syrian Refugee crisis, Canada is asking private sponsorship groups […]
Please join us on December 10th as author Diane Bestwick reads from her book “and a bird sang”. To reserve your spot, contact us at (250) 753-6911 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org See you there!
What do people from outside of Canada think about our country? Kait Burgan and Go! Island Stories, Shaw TV Nanaimo talk with some new Canadians to get their impressions of life in Canada! Watch the video – and I’ll bet it makes you smile!! It really is infectious! 🙂