Things to do in April in Sidney near Annacortes Ferry Hotel

by admin on April 6, 2012

Not Your Grandmother’s Quilts – The Sidney Sew ‘n Sews

(An Exhibit at The Sidney Museum and Archives)

Sidney By-The-Sea has a very interesting Historical Museumoperated by the Society of Saanich Peninsula Museums and is devoted to the history of the early lives of Sidney and North Saanich pioneers, portrayed through photographs and artifacts.

2423 Beacon Avenue
Open Daily 10:00 – 4:00
Runs April 1st – 30th

Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre

“Bite Me”
New Exhibit
runs until June 17

The Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre is an aquarium and marine education centre focused on the amazing ecosystem of the Salish Sea.

Peninsula Newcomers Luncheon

Haro’s Restaurant

For those who have just moved to the Peninsula.

April 12, 11:30 – 2:00

Salish Sea Senior Sessions

Come down and learn about the fantastic ecosystem that surrounds and sustains us.

Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre
Every Thursday, 2:30 – 3:30 pm

Pacific Brant Carving and Art Show

Each spring the Pacific Brants return to Sidney, on their way north. Come celebrate the majesty of these graceful birds by enjoying the beautiful carving and art.

Mary Winspear Centre
April 14 & 15, 10:00 – 5:00

‘Children Count’ – An Early Childhood Resource Fair

A great opportunity for parents to gather information on local services offered around the Peninsula for children 0-6 years to have fun. Enjoy face painting, story time, arts and crafts, bouncy castle and lots more. Sponsored by Peninsula Connections for Early Childhood.

Brentwood Elementary School
April 14, 10:00 – 1:00

Emily Carr & Victoria – Growing Up Together

Peek into Emily Carr’s younger years in a Fringe play headed for the Charlie White Theatre.

Charlie White Theatre
April 14, 7:30 pm; April 15, 2:00 pm
Peninsula Business Women – Monthly Meeting

Please contact Pauline at for more information

Mary Winspear Centre
April 17, 11:30 – 1:00

Saanich Peninsula Toastmasters Public Speaking Group

Learn how to make friends and influence people with rhetorical skill.

Sidney/North Saanich Library
Every Tuesday, 7:30 – 9:30 pm

Sidney Concert Band Fundraiser

Help the band tour the world by attending this entertaining fundraiser.

Peace Lutheran Church
April 15, 2:00 pm

Check out the online calendar for even more events.