Just a sample of the businesses who call Downtown Courtenay their home
The Spool Sewing studio is an inclusive space for the community to gather and learn to sew. We offer evening and weekend workshops based on skill level and theme, private lessons, pop-up events, birthday parties, summer camps and more. We not only want you to learn how to sew, but also WHY to sew. While learning skills and exploring creativity, we are also exploring what goes into the construction of everyday textiles we may take for granted. Our emphasis is in shifting away from stereotypes of sewing, in a supportive and non-judgemental environment. We embrace mistakes as necessary to the learning process, and have fun while we make. There’s always a pot of tea and some good music accompanying our classes, creating a friendly and fun space to hang out and sew! Our weekly Friday night SEWcials are open to all past students, or anyone with basic skills who would like to come in and work on a project in a social setting (with help available if needed). Our four week Foundations class runs every month, so there’s always a chance to start from the beginning or get a refresher. From there, you can begin to take classes in quilting […]
#1 - 345 6th St. Courtenay, BC V9N 1M2
The Spool Sewing Studio
We provide free client services to all immigrants and refugees who are new to the community. Our services can help both English speaking and non-English speaking newcomers settle, adapt and thrive.
407 A 5th Street Courtenay, BC V9N 1J7
Immigrant Welcome Centre Comox Valley
Specializing in indoor & outdoor furniture including reclaimed wood, rattan & patio, as well as bedding, rugs, accessories & unique home decor.
291 5th Street, Courtenay BC V9N 1J5
Founded as a summer retreat for the Vancouver Junior Symphony, the Comox Valley Youth Music Centre (CYMC) is now in its 43rd year and continues as British Columbia’s longest running music camp. Our mandate, to provide musical improvement and advancement to music students, is achieved primarily with the operation of the CYMC International Summer Youth Music School and Festival, a school for aspiring instrumentalists, singers and actors.
#204 580 Duncan Street Courtenay, BC V9N 2M7