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IWD Celebration supporting CVTS

Sister Acts, International Womens’ Day Celebration in support of the Comox Valley Transition Society~ An evening of live music, theatre, dance, story telling and poetry. Also, creative collaborations and audience participation through visual art, singing, drumming and movement. Featuring empowering

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Channing Holland’s “Colour Vision” at Pearl Ellis Gallery

The Pearl Ellis Gallery presents “Colour Vision”, paintings by local artist Channing Holland, from March 12 to 30. The show is a celebration of colour and patterns expressed through the artist’s interests in nature, especially botanical subjects and flowers, historical

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Red Tree Poetry at The Abbey- featured reader Dan Kirk

The next Red Tree Poetry at The Abbey will be Sunday, March 17, 2019 at 7pm.  The featured poet this month is Red Tree founder and Cascadia Poetry Festival’s, Dan Kirk.  Dan has read at the Cascadia Poetry Festival, 15

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CVA Annual General Meeting Notice and Agenda

NEW Date: March 12th, 2019 Time: 6:20 – 7:30 pm Location: Centre for the Arts Building, Upstairs, 580 Duncan Ave, Courtenay We invite you to attend the annual general meeting of the Comox Valley Community Arts Council. You, the members

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1st Tuesday Fundraiser – March – CVRTS

The next 1st Tuesday Fundraiser sponsored by the Mex Pub will be March 5 with guest performers The Turnaround Trio with Wendy Knudson, Bob Romanow and John Thorington, (and maybe a couple of special guests). The proceeds from donations will

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Approaching Painting – Newest Exhibit of Local Artists

The Comox Valley Art Gallery extends an invitation to join us for the opening / associated events / creative opportunities that are part of Approaching Painting on Saturday January 26, 2019. As an art based thematic program, Approaching Painting, offers a spectrum of practices and perceptual

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Artist, composer Paul Walde speaks at NIC [Rescheduled]

Explore the world through visual artist and composer Paul Walde RESCHEDULED TO Thursday, Feb. 28 at NIC’s next Artist Talk event. “We’re looking forward to an evening with this esteemed artist,” said Sara Vipond, NIC Artist Talk coordinator and fine

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Rainforests to prairie grasslands, a visual road trip at Pearl Ellis Gallery

The markers on the road are not measured by distance, but by images captured by eight local photographers on an extended trip by boat, car and on foot across western Canada over a period spanning two years. They start in

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Artistic talent shines at NIC Art Event 2019

Don’t miss NIC’s 2019 Art Event, a one-night showcase by the next wave of artists, designers and creators studying in NIC’s fine art and design programs. The annual art exhibition and celebration takes place Friday, Feb. 22 from 6 to 10

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CALLING ALL (women) PERFORMING ARTISTS:

Foxy Box Wax Bar is getting ready to launch the first annual FOXY FEST, an event for women by women, celebrating International Women’s Day. We are looking for local women performing artists (musicians, comedians, etc.) who are interested in donating their time and performing

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Weavers and Spinners Show

Qualicum Weavers and Spinners are hosting a spring show and sale of unique handwoven clothing, household linens, knitted and felted quality items at reasonable prices. Demonstrations of weaving and spinning a silent auction of members handiwork, free admission and  wheelchair

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1st Tuesday Fundraiser – February

The upcoming 1st Tuesday Fundraiser, sponsored by the Mex Pub, on Feb. 5 will feature local guitarist extraordinaire Alan Jossul lending his music to raising funds for the Canadian Council of the Blind, Comox Valley Chapter. The Canadian Council of

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