CALENDAR: Wikileaks and Waltzing

25 01 2012

Get healthy this week with ten days of dance events to show your “Moves like Jagger”,  a weekend of  activities at the health show or simply appreciate the wonders of the wild by sifting through owl pellets at Swan Lake.

Plus, it’s your lucky day! Enter to win two tickets to the LOLA Projects dance performance on Feb 5th, 7:30 pm at the Metro Studio a part of the YAM Dance Days finale. Just comment below or email (Subject: WIN!) and tell us why you should win.

YAM Magazine’s Dance Days – Back by popular demand! In past years Dance Days has proved what those involved in dance in the region have known for some time – there is a whole lot of dance happening in this city. 70 events at 31 studios around the city, including free classes and workshops in various styles. FRIDAY through Feb. 5th. 250-595-1829.

Wikileaks: The Haiti FilesWith Kim Ives, editor of the newspaper Haiti Liberté. Straight from the U.S. diplomatic cables on Haiti, you will hear how the U.S. conspires to keep Haiti poor, who is running Haiti, and what happened to the earthquake relief effort. FRIDAY 7:30pm at UVic, David Strong 103. 250-655-6691.

21st Annual Victoria Health Show – There’s something for everyone with the daily roster of inspiring seminars with Canada’s leading health experts. Explore the aisles enjoying an abundance of tasty food, learn about cutting-edge health products, services and fitness techniques, relax with a bodywork treatment, shopping with special event pricing and discover the latest trends. SATURDAY and SUNDAY at the Victoria Conference Centre (720 Douglas). $5/$7.50 weekend pass. 1-888-999-1761.

Who Gives a Hoot – Drop-in anytime as we explore wonderful, world of owls through games, stories, crafts and hands-on exploration. Admission by donation. Owl pellet dissection activity $5. SUNDAY 12pm at the Swan Lake Nature Sanctuary (3873 Swan Lake Rd).



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