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Author Terry Fallis Returns to Gananoque to Open the 1000 Islands Writers Festival – May 5th to 7th

Author Terry Fallis Returns to Gananoque to Open  the 1000 Islands Writers Festival – May 5th to 7th
By Pam Hudson, 1000 Islands Writers Festival With 14 Celebrated Canadian Authors and two-time National Spoken Word Champion PrufRock Shadowrunner, at the Gananoque Inn & Spa        Gananoque – From May 5th to 7th the 1000 Islands Writers Festival will join in the nation’s celebration of Canada’s 150th Anniversary of Confederation with its intimate and friendly author engagements that... Read More

Canada 150th Anniversary on Display at South Dundas Municipal Centre

Canada 150th Anniversary on Display at South Dundas Municipal Centre
The year 2017 is Canada’s 150th Anniversary of Confederation, and the Municipality of South Dundas has marked the occasion with a new display on the first floor of the South Dundas Municipal Centre. The display shows a glimpse into the life of South Dundas in the mid-to-late 1800s, around the time of Confederation. Items from the South Dundas archives on... Read More

Five paintings donated by Imperial added to the National Gallery of Canada collection

Five paintings donated by Imperial added to the National Gallery of Canada collection
Gift launches Imperial’s $6 million art donation program commemorating Canada’s sesquicentennial OTTAWA – In honour of the 150th anniversary of Confederation, Imperial announced the launch of its largest-ever philanthropic art donation program at an event at the National Gallery of Canada. Forty-three paintings by prominent Canadian artists, worth an estimated $6 million, are being donated to 15 museums across the country. The... Read More

Hanna MacNaughtan: “Reflections” exhibit opens today at Marianne van Silfhout Gallery

Hanna MacNaughtan: “Reflections” exhibit opens today at Marianne van Silfhout Gallery
BROCKVILLE – The Marianne van Silfhout Gallery is pleased to announce the Hanna MacNaughtan: “Reflections” exhibit. The exhibit will be on view at the Gallery located on St. Lawrence College’s Brockville campus from March 3 – April 13, 2017. The Marianne van Silfhout Gallery is please to present ‘Reflections’ by mixed media artist, sculptor, and harpist, Hanna MacNaughtan. On display... Read More

Province Consulting on Ways to Give People a Fair Shot at Getting Tickets

Province Consulting on Ways to Give People a Fair Shot at Getting Tickets
Ontario is reviewing the rules for buying and selling tickets online to give fans a fair shot at getting tickets to see their favourite team, musical act or theatrical performance. Event tickets are mostly bought and sold online. While this has given fans more options, it also means that tickets to popular shows and games often sell out within hours,... Read More

2nd Annual Lansdowne Textiles Festival being Held June 24th, 2017

2nd Annual Lansdowne Textiles Festival being Held June 24th, 2017
Landsdowne – The 2nd Annual Lansdowne Textiles Festival will be held Saturday, June 24th, 2017 from 10 am until 4 pm. The opportunity to see spinners, weavers, rug makers, quilters, neede crafters and more demonstrate their skill awaits you! Come and enjoy the vision and feel of hand crafted art. Cast your vote for the best demonstrator and vendor in... Read More