Take a unique and relaxing break from the bustle of everyday life. The Sooke Philharmonic Orchestra presents its popular Tea and Symphony, Sunday February 10, 2:30 pm at the Sooke Community Hall, 2037 Shields Road. Enjoy a delightful afternoon of light classical music and traditional afternoon tea.
Yariv Aloni, Sooke Philharmonic Music Director, has selected for your entertainment an appealing mix of favorite classics, including works by Haydn, Elgar, and Tchaikovsky.
Intermission Film Series is opening the 2019 program with a film requested by the audience: Michael Curtiz’s 1942 classic: “Casablanca”
If you’re seeing it for the first or dozenth time, it’ll be a treat to view this Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman on the big screen on January 9th, in the EMCS Community Theatre (Edward Milne Community School, 6218 Sooke Road). Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the films starts at 7:00 p.m.
In the seven decades since its production the film has grown in popularity. Murray Burnett called it “true yesterday, true today, true tomorrow.”
Climate change is a significant issue for all of us, and we must understand what is happening
not only for ourselves but also for our children and grandchildren. As we explore the science of
climate change and its implications, you will learn how we can turn things around so as to avoid
the worst consequences of carrying on with business as usual. We will cover what steps you
can take to do your share and be part of the solution. (Facilitator: Michael Tacon)
Four Thursday sessions: January 31 to February 21 (by donation)
Explanation of risk and how to transfer risk and benefit society. How insurance is regulated in
Canada to protect consumers. How the claims process works and how claims are evaluated.
(Facilitator: Maurice McFadden)
Three Thursday sessions: January 10,17,24; 1 :30-3:00 (by donation)