Dyana Sonik-Henderson leads an open level rhythmical contemporary dance workshop Sept. 28 in Saanich, one of many events and activities happening this weekend as part of BC Cutlure Days. brokenrhythmsvictoria.com

Take your own slice of culture around Victoria this weekend

BC Culture Days explores the intersection of creativity, the arts and well-being

Note: This story has had new events added since it was originally posted.

Celebrating culture around the province is a big deal during BC Culture Days, including in Greater Victoria, where a number of events are taking place through this weekend.

Here’s a taste of what you can take in between Friday and Sunday:

SEPT. 27

• Every.Day.Art Exhibition & Community Art Project | 6:30 a.m.-10 p.m. & Sept. 29, 8 a.m.-9 p.m. | Cedar Hill Recreation and Arts Centre, 3220 Cedar Hill Rd.

• Al Frescoes En Plein Air Paint Out | 9 a.m.-1 p.m. | Cedar Hill Recreation and Arts Centre

• Rust – Dance class for 60+ | 9:30-10:45 a.m. | 715 Yates St.

• BVC First Dance Workshop | 3-4 p.m. | Ballet Victoria Conservatory | 643 Broughton St.

SEPT. 28

• Lekwungen Traditional Dancers | 1-1:30 p.m. | Cedar Hill Recreation and Arts Centre

• Earth Drums Community Welcome with Carey Newman 1:30-2:30 p.m. | Cedar Hill Recreation and Arts Centre

• Fiesta Latina Folklore Dancers 2:30-3 p.m.| Cedar Hill Recreation and Arts Centre

• The “Library Club” Open Rehearsal with Story Theatre | 12-1 p.m. | Cedar Hill Recreation and Arts Centre

Open Level Rhythmical Contemporary Workshops – With Style creator Dyana Sonik-Henderson | 6-7:15 p.m. | Dance Victoria, 2750 Quadra St.

• Real Canadian Un-opoly | 11 a.m.-3 p.m. | 526 Bezanton Way, Colwood

SEPT. 29

• Sacred Circle Dance with Victoria Circle Dancers 10-11 a.m. |Cedar Hill Recreation and Arts Centre

• African Drumming & DANCING with Victoria African Cultural Society | 11 a.m.-1 p.m. | Cedar Hill Recreation Centre

• Morris Dancers |1-1:45 p.m. | Cedar Hill Recreation and Arts Centre

• Shan-e-Punjab Dancers | 1:45-2 p.m. | Cedar Hill Recreation and Arts Centre



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