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Composting Workshop at the gardens: Saturday April 26, 2014 from 1:00 PM to 3:00

Join Cameron Baughen for a Composting and hands-on lawn top-dressing workshop as a part of Summerland’s Earth Week Festivities. Take home FREE COMPOST donated by the District of Summerland Cameron Baughen is the Solid Waste Management Coordinator for the Regional … Continue reading

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April 24 – Earth Week Philosophers’ Café at the IOOF Hall: The Ecologocal Restoration Movement with Don Gayton

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This Saturday (Apr. 19) at the Summerland Gallery: Introduction to Encaustics: Using the Iron with Bethany Handfield

10:00 am to 4:00 pm Cost: $50 / Supplies: $20 Please join me for an introductory course where you will learn the basics of working with the encaustic iron. We will cover safety, set up, and the basic iron techniques … Continue reading

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Friends of the Gardens DYI Rain Barrel Primer this Saturday, April 12

Join Zoe Kirk and Eva Antonijevic for our annual hands-on Rain Barrel building workshop. When: Saturday April 12, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM PDT Add to Calendar Where: Superintendent’s House at the Summerland Gardens 4200 Highway 97 South … Continue reading

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Sunday April 6: Please join us and celebrate Kiwanis Club of Summerland turning 65

PLEASE JOIN US AND HELP US TO CELEBRATE  KIWANIS CLUB OF SUMMERLAND Sunday April 6, 2014, 12 Noon – 2 PM Birthday Cake, Coffee, Tea & Juice  Come and have cake with us, and view our History.

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Tonight! Friday April 4th – 49th AGM Of The Okanagan Similkameen Parks Society

Heritage Trails of the Northern Cascades – History Through the Soles of Your Feet with special guest presenter Kelley Cook Friday, April 4, 2014 • 7pm at Centre Stage Theatre in the Summerland Secondary School on Main St. ALL WELCOME … Continue reading

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April 9th, the next Philosophers’ Café: Does Society value creativity enough for us to make a living?

Everyone is WELCOME!! Doors open at the Art Gallery at 6:30pm and discussion begins at 7pm. Admission by donation.  Tea, coffee and refreshments available. If you want to make a living as a creative, “Doing the work” is not enough  … Continue reading

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Coming up: April Classes at the Summerland Art Gallery

Saturday  April 12th Needle felted bears with microwave wool dying demo 10:00 am to 2:00 pm or so, Cost: $40 includes supplies This casual class will teach you how to structure your felted animal and build it up just using … Continue reading

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Are you holding on to a treasure? Find out at upcoming Treasures from the Attic event at the Kelowna art Gallery

Learn the value of your art, antiques, and collectibles from the professionals. Join Anthony Westbridge, of Westbridge Fine Arts in Vancouver, and local art and antiques appraiser, Peter Blundell, for Treasures from the Attic on Friday, April 11, and Saturday, … Continue reading

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MEDIA RELEASE: Shortlisted books announced for 10th annual George Ryga Award

Three books have made the shortlist for the prestigious George Ryga Award, an annual literary award granted to a B.C. writer who has achieved an outstanding degree of social awareness for a book published within the last year. “We’re excited … Continue reading

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