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Chamber Events!
Annual Joint Chambers Dinner
We are excited for our Annual Joint Chambers Dinner on Thursday May 12th 2022.
A buffet style dinner will be served by Spice of Life Catering and there will be a Cash Bar and 50/50 Draw!
Showcasing businesses will be Community Futures, Borealis Hair Bar & Champagne Boutique, Oceanside Neighbourhood Welcome, Parksville Museum and Delvi.
Big thanks to our event sponsors; Tanys Zelko with Remax First Realty Property Management and Lindsay & Associates.
Watch this space for event updates.
We are looking for sponsors for our Canada Day celebration on July 1st at Parksville Community Park. Tens of thousands of people will be there. Get recognized for supporting the chamber and the event.
(Click on the image to see the sponsorship packages)
Save the Date!
Chamber Business after Business events
May Business After Business - Black & White
Thursday 19th May 2022, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Join us for Business After Business at Black & White Event Rentals. Refreshments, networking, bring your business cards! 
Location 1143 Franklin's Gull Rd, Parksville, BC
If you wish you could host a Business After Business event or have us send out an E-Blast about your business, find out how here:
We are hiring!
The Parksville & District Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Centre is now accepting applications for two full-time, seasonal Tourism/Visitor Information Counsellors (TVIC)
Email us your resume, references and cover letter
The Chambers Benefits Plan made specifically for protecting you and your small business employees
The Chambers Plan has been protecting Canadian firms for over 40 years. 30,000+ small to midsize businesses choose the Chambers Plan to protect their employees with comprehensive group benefits, including Health and Dental insurance, making it Canada’s #1 employee benefits plan for small business.

Looking for an employee benefits plan that’s simple to manage? Spend less time administering your benefits program with:
  • Chambers Plan’s exclusive advisor support
  • Quick set-up
  • Easy-to-use forms
  • 48-hour claim processing
  • Simple administration
Contact us today to learn more and get started!

For a quote call Mike: 250-753-1124
Welcome to our newest Chamber members!
West Oaks Childcare
120 Middleton Ave,
Parksville, BC

Island View Kayak Rentals

Located in the heart of Parksville at the northern end of Community Park, Island View Kayak Rentals is there to provide your perfect outdoor excursion! Whilst primarily a walk-up business, any reservations or special accommodations their customers may require are welcomed. Safety is a number one priority which owners Felix and Levi take very seriously. All rentals include personal safety orientations to ensure a positive and comfortable experience on Vancouver Island's beautiful waters. They are looking forward to hosting your next peaceful adventure!
My Jolly Treats

A newly started Food Truck Business in town, serving Vietnamese style food. With 20 years of food service experience, Ray also owns and operates Saigon Kitchen in Nanaimo. Ray wants a challenge himself in taking the next step in the ever growing food truck industry and to collaborate in any way he can to help our community. Email:
We can drive traffic to your business!
The tourist season is almost upon us! Want to drive traffic to your business? (silly question, we know)!

The Parksville & District Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Centre is ramping up for our summer season. Tourists are coming through the Visitor Centre doors and are asking about you!
What's the buzz in your business? Tell us so we can tell them!
Email or call us with the details 250-248-3613
(And members - don't forget to take advantage of your complimentary racking privilege here at the Visitor Centre)

Not for Profit Advertising Opportunity
Welcome to Parksville Exit 46 Road sign opportunity
Have an event coming up? Advertise your Not for Profit organization with us on our Exit 46 Highway sign for just $150 per week.
Call 250-248-3613 for available weeks or email us
Boys and Girls Club Central Vancouver Island
Join the BGCCVI Board of Directors. Email for more information:
What's on?
Food and Beverage Business Manager/ Owner?
Are you a Parksville/ Qualicum restaurant owner/ Food & Beverage business? We have an opportunity for you! Email or call for more information on how to promote your business through the Parksville & District Chamber of Commerce partnership with the BC Restaurant and Foodservices Association!
Not a member? Join the Chamber today:
Call 250-248-3613 to get involved
Canada Day
Email to find out more about volunteer opportunities for our Canada Day celebrations on July 1st at the Community Park
Summer by the Sea Street Market

Call us on 250-248-3613 to register and pay for our Summer by the Sea Street Market starting on Tuesday June 14th 2022.
Thanks to our event sponsor Save on Foods Parksville
Hold the Dates- "Rock the Park" Music Festival
1245 East Island Highway
Parksville, BC V9P 2E5.
Phone: 250-248-6966
We are hiring!
Museum Summer Student (2 positions) 
 
Do you enjoy meeting the public and working outdoors? We have the summer job for you! 
 
The Parksville & District Historical Society is looking for 2 talented students to join our team this summer at the Parksville Museum. 
Welcome to Oceanside Initiatives Co-Working Space!

Oceanside Initiatives offers flexible, local, clean, quiet, wheelchair accessible, office space rentals starting at $500 per month in beautiful Downtown Parksville. We work together with our clients to create individual rental packages to suit their specific needs. We offer high speed internet 300, 24/7 accessibility, furnished offices, and an unbeatable location across from the stunning Parksville Community Park Beach. Please see our list of amenities with prices included, select the items you are interested in, and let us put together a package that perfectly fits your needs! Here are some of the services we offer at-a-glance:
  • Internet 300 Wi-Fi
  • Access to Photocopier/Scanner/Fax
  • Private Office (furnished)
  • Private Phoneline 
  • Large Boardroom – Includes the use of the whiteboard and 55” wall mounted tv, telephone w/speaker. (Daily Rate $80)
  • Self-Catering Kitchenette
  • Use of our address for temporary mailing
  • Mail collection
  • Parking
  • Janitorial Services (included in all rental packages)

Contact information: 
corry@parksvillechamber.com   250-905-0400
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