VIFF needs volunteers

The Vancouver International Film Festival, (VIFF) is gearing up for its 2018 run and is looking for volunteers to help with events. VIFF runs for 16 days in various locations around Vancouver, and the event boasts a yearly team of over 1200…

BookFest to show Canada youth literature

Vancouver Island Children’s Book Festival (BookFest) will once again be celebrating and encouraging Canadian children and youth literature. The Nanaimo event hosts authors and illustrators from across Canada and nearly all genres that can…

Malaspina Theatre gets a facelift

The sound of construction is now a common background noise to anyone on the Nanaimo campus of Vancouver Island University. With the new Health and Science building a construction staple on the Nanaimo campus, the automotive building’s new…