CHRISTMAS IN NANAIMO

RESOURCES FOR A SPECIAL CHRISTMAS 2021

Partake in some Christmas Joy

At Life Church, we have enjoyed providing the community with a resource of all the different activities one can partake in during the Christmas season.

 

From Family Christmas Activities in the Nanaimo area, Christmas markets, and classic recipes you can make at home. There is a little something for everyone this holiday season.

Looking for a Christmas Eve service to join on December 24th? We have a few of those too.

Christmas Activities

 
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Gogo's Christmas Farm

Take your family to the locally famous Christmas Tree farm to cut down your own Christmas Tree.

Here is their LINK

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Photos with Santa

Book an appointment ($5) to take photos with Santa at Nanaimo North Town Centre from Nov. 19th - Dec. 24th!

Here is their LINK

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Tubing at Mt Washington

Projected opening Dec 10th. A fun activity that everyone will enjoy.

Here is their LINK

Christmas Activities

 
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Nativity Escape Room

This low-cost plan, will help you set up your own Nativity based escape room, right in your own home!

https://teachsundayschool.com/i/nativityescaperoom/

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Winter Wonderland Skating

Join skating at the Frank Crane Arena where it will be transformed into a SNOW GLOBE!

Here is their LINK and check out the arena's schedule for more information.

Christmas Lights

Christmas Light Scavenger Hunt

Climb into your car with those in your household and take a drive around Nanaimo to see who can complete their list first!

Click HERE for the list!

Christmas Activities

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Dec. 12th - 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

499 Wallace St. Nanaimo, BC

Click HERE for more information!

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Dec. 16th at 7:00 PM

St. Andrews United Church

Tickets: $30

Click HERE for more information!

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Charlie Brown Christmas Concert ft. the Mahogany Hall Jazz Ensemble

A fun and festive concert for the whole family!

Friday Dec 17 and Saturday Dec 18, 7pm, in Nanaimo BC

Click HERE for ticket prices and more information!

Favorite Recipies

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Best Mug of Hot Chocolate

1 cup warm milk

1 tbsp cocoa powder

1 tbsp sugar (adj to taste)

pinch on nutmeg

Mix cocoa powder, sugar, and nutmeg in bottom of mug. Add warm milk, stir and enjoy!

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Sugar Cookies

The absolute favorite sugar cookie recipe from anyone we talk to.

Find it at All Recipes

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Brie Cheese Appy

1 wheel (8 ounce) of brie cheese

1/2  cup chopped walnuts

2 tbs maple syrup

1/4 tsp salt & pepper

Slice top rind off of brie. Place brie, cut side up on a baking sheet lined with foil and bake for 15 min at 350'F. Meanwhile, add walnuts, maple syrup, salt and pepper to a small skillet and cook over med heat, stirring frequently until syrup has evaporated. Allow brie to cool for a few min, and spoon maple syrup mixture over it. Serve immediately with crackers.

 

Christmas Church Services

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Life Church

Dec 24th @ 4 PM

Click HERE for their website.

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Generations Church

Dec 24th @ 6 PM

Click HERE for their website.

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The Meeting Place

Dec 24th @ 5 PM

Click HERE for their website.

Need a little help from friends?

 
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Nanaimo Toy Drive

Registration is open from Nov 16th - Dec 4th.

Click Here to register.

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Loaves & Fishes

The community food bank is here to serve the community if you need some support this season and all through the year.

Click HERE for more details.

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VI Crisis Society

Need someone to talk to? The Vancouver Island Crisis Society have people available fo you.

Call 1-888-494-3888

 

Want to help some friends?

 
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Loaves & Fishes

Support our local food bank.

Click HERE to donate.

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Salvation Army Kettle Drive

A pillar in our community, the Salvation Army provides services to our community all year round.

Click HERE to donate.

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Island Crisis Care

Island Crisis Care provides support and resouces to those who are experiencing homelessness.

Click HERE to donate.

WE WOULD LOVE TO CONNECT WITH YOU

 
 
SEND US YOUR CHRISTMAS TRADITIONS TO

INFO@VILIFECHURCH.COM