Classes

Scholar Poet, Maleea Acker, in Residence at McLoughlin Gardens

The McLoughlin Gardens Society is pleased to welcome poet and scholar Maleea Acker as our 2019 Writer-in-Residence. Like previous writers at the McLoughlin Gardens, Anne Simpson and Arleen Paré, Maleea’s work reveals a profound attentiveness to the natural world. As

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Community

Cornerstone celebrates start of summer market season with after-party benefitting CV Arts

Circus performers and a marching band, DJs andartists on-site, poetry and pottery happenings and, of course, great food and an incredible taplist – Cornerstone Taphouse knows how to throw a party. And this one benefits CV Arts! Celebrating the return

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Lupine Art & Friends Charity Lawn Bowling Day

Lupine Art Studio is rolling out another fundraiser for KidSport Comox Valley on July 6 and this one takes place on the green! If you don’t know how to lawn bowl, this the tournament is for you. We will play

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Community

Cumberland Home and Garden Tour this weekend!

The Cumberland Home and Garden Tour is coming up this Saturday June 15th from 9 am till 5 pm! This tour, in its 5th year, offers visitors an exclusive glimpse behind the doors, curtains, hedges, and fences of Legendary Cumberland!

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Community

Renowned ceramicist gives artist talk at NIC June 20

Quebec-based contemporary ceramicist Rachel Grenon, who is currently creating new work as part of her creative residency in the Comox Valley, will provide an artist talk at North Island College June 20. The 7 p.m. event is in the Stan

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Events

March of the Innocents

TheatreWorks Centre for the Performing Arts returns to Miners Memorial on June 22 and 23 with an original play, The March of the Innocents. In 1903, Mary “Mother” Jones organized the March of the Mill Children, a hundred-mile trek to draw

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Exhibits

Member Exhibit – Wood & Cunningham at The Hub

Don Cunningham and Madeleine Wood are showing art From the Ground Up this month at the hub cafe. With contrasting approaches in response to their garden, Cunningham works with ambiguity in his layered steel paintings, while Wood zooms in boldly to embrace botanical

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Emerging Artist Development Workshop Series

Sound Cult Studios, Comox Valley Arts and Amplify BC presents: Emerging Artist Development Workshop Series Sound Cult Studios: Director, Tyler Hall-Worthington and Project Manager, April Dawn Brass These workshops are designed for emerging artists and future professionals interested in BC’s

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Community

The 34th Annual Miners Memorial

Although decades have passed since the mines closed in Cumberland, memories of mining and the significant loss of life underground remain an important part of the Village’s history. For 34 years the Cumberland Museum and Archives has presented Miners Memorial, an annual commemoration of

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News

Ten years in the making: photographers at Pearl Ellis Gallery

In recognition of their ten year anniversary, Comox Valley Photographic Society (CVPS) members have raised the bar on their upcoming show running from June 4 to 22 at the Pearl Ellis Gallery in Comox. Local photographers have selected their best

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Events

Swing Set at Little Red Church Saturday June 1st

Swing Set is the Comox Valley’s premiere a cappella jazz quartet. Their honey-sweet vocal blend is served up with playful and passionate musicality. The well-loved group features Wendy Nixon Stothert, Jenn Forsland, Michelle Weckesser and Dale Graham. On Saturday June

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