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Esquimalt photo club open houseThe Esquimalt Photography Club is hosting an open house next week.People interested in photography can chat with club members and learn more about its activities. The open house happens Wednesday, March 2 from 5 to 8:30 p.m. at Esquimalt Recreation Centre, 527 Fraser St. Refreshments will be served.Services Expo happens SundayService providers of all stripes are coming together under one roof for people to peruse the resources available to them. Come find out about Seniors Serving Seniors, Lifecycles Project Society, LifeRing, Transition Youth Employment Services and other groups. Victoria MP Denise Savoie hosts the Victoria Services Expo on Sunday, Feb. 27. It takes place from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Fairfield Activity Centre,  380 Cook St.

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