In-person events and meetings are on hold due to COVID-19. 

While we look forward to reopening our Studio, have a look at Imagine Studio Cafe events from last year! And remember the Cafe's still open and you can order pizza for takeout now. :)



May 2020

May 18
New for COVID-19
inside and outdoor seating available to enjoy the natural beauty
Open Tuesday to Sunday ~ 1030am—430pm

April 2020

April 6

We have missed your laughter, and beautiful faces! With a healthy team, safety, latex gloves, and ultra sanitary systems in place - We are OPEN for take away ! 11am-4pm daily. An exceptional latte, breads, lunches, pastries to walk away ! Come see our window display from the 6' curbside walkway. Poetry ! ❤️
#mindbodyworld #picnicbaskets #yyjfood #yyjeats #safetyfirst #covid #love #bettertogether #socialdistance #proxemics

You can count on us to continue our high standard of customer service including non-stop sanitization of our space , as well as strict adherence to hygiene protocols with all team members. See you soon ! Watch for our online order service xo

March 2020
March 23

Magnolias : perseverance, strength...

Good morning ! Thank you all for your amazing & continued support for our cafe family and all businesses !! We love you. Today is good for us to pause in good health, to reset for the coming weeks. Watch for updates !!
Thank you ! Merci ! Hych'ka ! Tansi ! Gracias !...
#mindbodyworld #gratitude #love #supporteachother #community #foodsoverienty #yyj #nature

March 11
Closed for Private Event
Wednesday March 11th : We are closed for a private event.
PSR Collaboration creating a social gathering place for people experiencing challenges

March 13
Imagine U: Tsawout First Nation, Elder Wisdom Leadership Workshop Series — Our Journey in Unity (by invitation, please contact us to register) 1030-1130am (by invitation please contact us for more details)

March 18
Imagine U Workshop Series : Building A Better U for Change : The Environment for Health & Strength (by invitation please contact us for more details)

March 21
A FEAST FOR CHANGE at Imagine Studio Cafe, with Chef Qwustenxun, Cowichan Nation
Humour, the key ingredient for working together, healing and cooking !
Traditional Knowledge, Laughter and Innovation through the fire. Open Event

March 25
Imagine U Workshop Series : Intercultural Sensitivity : Kiss Bow or Shake Hands
(by invitation please contact us for more details)

March 29
Sunday Special Event : South Island Studio Student Showcase
Student's share some of their latest work with us ! Open Event 2-3pm

February 2020

February 1
Closed for Private Event
Saturday February 1st : We are closed for a private event, a production in progress by Moosemeat & Marmalade on APTN, with Bush Cook Art Napoleon and Chef Dan Hayes. The Art of Crossing cultures, exploring worldviews, through really good food ! (airing fall 2020)

February 4
Imagine U Business Series : Financial Literacy 101, RBC, Emily Russell, Trainer
Learn the importance of knowing your income, where you spend, budgeting and saving strategies.
4:30-6pm (by invitation)

February 7
Our reservations are now full. Thank you all for your support. Great news ! We will be hosting our 2nd social in May ! Join our mailing list to stay up to date !

IMAGINE U : CAN Do Anything

This is it ! Over the last three months our interns have engaged in workshops on learning styles, business, communicating across cultures, accounting, classes for barista, baking, marketing, fitness, teambuilding, building bridges, fitness and really good food! This month we welcome our new interns and together design, and implement An evening social ! OF COURSE YOU CAN ! Magic

Date: February 7
Time: 5-7
Place: Imagine Studio Cafe, 31 Erie Street, Victoria

Introducing Imagine U ! An evening social with dinner and live performance by Persi Flage and the Staches and Lashes Collective !

Learn more about our intercutlural classroom : an experiential and transformative learning space designed as a business program for young adults, all cultures and all abilities.

This is made possible by many friendships through positive connections and collaborations, including Coast Capital Savings, #gratitude #love #tsawoutfirstnation #royalroadsuniversity

February 12
Imagine U Business Series Workshop : A Bold New Generation :
... economic development trumps social programs, as it fosters hope of a better future for all. — Chief Clarence Louie, Osoyoos First Nation

February 14
Imagine U: Tsawout First Nation, Elder Wisdom Leadership Workshop Series — Our Journey in Unity (by invitation, please contact us to register) 1030-1130am

February 19
Imagine U Business Series : Communicating Across Cultures
GO AHEAD : Make Everyday Positive
Sometimes we find ourselves saying – “I wish it was Friday,” or “Is it only Tuesday?” We should celebrate every day in a positive way. Get started on a good note. Use your positive energy to build your resilience and resourcefulness. Focus on solutions and look forward to positive outcomes when challenges occur. Look for the joy, fun and excitement. See the lighter side of everyday life. And, go ahead make every day a positive one!
Brenda Robinson, MEd, Robcan Inc. 3:00-4:30pm (by invitation) Please contact us for details !

February 23
Sunday Special Event : South Island Studio Student Showcase
Student's share some of their latest work with us ! Open Event 2-3pm

February 27
Imagine U Business Series : Business Law 101
Offer & Acceptance
In a growing economy, opportunities change with knowledge and education. This workshop aims to provide students with a broad overview of business law. Through a series of examples and case studies, we will explore how we navigate through business development, contracts, corporate social responsibility, privacy, non-disclosure, competition and excellence in customer service.
Facilitator : Christina Joynt, MSc, UVIC Faculty of Law
Christina Joynt is a second year law student at the University of Victoria. While at the University of Victoria, she has worked as a volunteer with the Indigenous Law Research Unit (ILRU) and as the VP External Communications for the Environmental Law Clinic. Prior to the University of Victoria, Christina attended the University of Oxford and received her MSc in Water Science, Policy and Management. Outside of school, Christina enjoys downhill skiing, camping and almost all outdoors activities. As a result of her combined academic and extracurricular interests, Christina hopes to pursue a career in environmental law.

(by invitation) Please contact us for details !

January 2020

January 15
Imagine U Business Series: Program 1 continues with event planning, watch our social media for updates. We are now taking applications for our Program 2. Connect with us.

January 25
Back Porch Blues: Sue Decker & Friends
Acoustic Blues : 130-330 - Open for all !