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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

Author shares his research on the political economy of the environment

Author shares his research on the political economy of the environment
Brockville – Activist, author, researcher and PhD student Umair Muhammad will present his book, Confronting Injustice, a Social Activism in the Age of Individualism, some startling facts about water shortages around the world, who is destroying the environment and the top three world pollution emitters. Muhammad will speak at Meet the Author (BookMarks), hosted by the Friends of the Brockville... Read More

Drop into the Fudgery for a Different Kind of Book Club

Drop into the Fudgery for a Different Kind of Book Club
BROCKVILLE – Join us for a different kind of book club on the 3rd Friday of each month at O’Malley Kourt Fudgery and talk about whatever you’ve been reading: books, magazines, blogs,newspapers etc. This month’s club night is January 20th, from 6:30 until 8:30 at the O’Malley Fudgery located at 55 King St. West in Brockville. No registration required, no... Read More