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Friends of the Summerland Research Station Gardens presents: A Celebration of Pacific Agri-Food Research Centre’s Centennial; Oct 4

Saturday, October 4, 2014 10am – 4pm An Open House at the historic Superintendent’s House Guided Tours of the House with Juliet Schoonderwoert Juliet started volunteering as a docent at the Superintendent’s House in 2002 spending weekday afternoons giving tours. … Continue reading

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Tea and Encaustics at the Bead Trails Headquarters this Saturday August 30 from 10- noon

Join Bethany Handfield and Karen Griggs at the Bead Trail Nest, 15600 Hwy 97 in the Visitor’s Centre in Summerland this Saturday August 30th for tea and an encaustics demo from 10:00 am until noon or so. Bethany’s work is … Continue reading

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Free Concert tonight, August 27 at Peach Orchard Beach

Join The Arts Council  tonight for The Dreamland Dance Band! 6:30-8:30 pm, Spirit Square, Peach Orchard Beach The Dreamland Dance band is a 17 piece big swing band with two alto saxes, two tenor saxes, a baritone sax, four trombones … Continue reading

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Wednesdays on the Water Starts @ 6:30 August 6, 13, 20 & 27

6:30-8:30 pm Wednesdays Spirit Square, Peach Orchard Beach August 6th: The Prairie Mountain Rose Band: William Okos & Debra Lippmann – Vocals, Guitar and Mandolin duo  featuring popular tunes from all different eras! August 13th: Youth Night! – Local Musicians with … Continue reading

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Just Added!! A New Class for the Summer Arts Program – 4 Day Encaustic for Kids Class with Bethany Handfield

ALL NEW Kids summer workshop! 4 Day Encaustic for Kids Class with Bethany Handfield (10+) August 5 – 8, 2014 from 1:30 – 3:30 PM Over 4 days you will learn many different ways to paint with pigmented beeswax using … Continue reading

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Media Release: Moving of the Frieze of the Arts

Media Release For Immediate Release As part of our relocation from the current Arts Centre, which has been our home for sixteen years, the Frieze of the Arts will be disassembled and transferred to our new location on Monday, June … Continue reading

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Summerland Singers & Players 2014 Annual General Meeting: Sunday, June 22, 2014

SUMMERLAND SINGERS AND PLAYERS invite you to their……………. 2014 Annual General Meeting & Windup Barbeque Sunday, June 22, 2014 @ 4 PM. 6015 Andrew Avenue, Summerland Bring something to barbeque for yourself … An appie, salad or dessert to share … Continue reading

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Friends of Gardens present: Xeriscape Landscaping Presentation, Saturday May 31

Friends of Summerland Ornamental Gardens are privileged to bring Sara Williams, renowned Canadian author, Horticulturist and Xeriscape Gardener, to the South Okanagan. Her books have become gardening lore for many of us. Join celebrated author Sara Williams for this free admission event, as … Continue reading

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Summer Arts Program – Now Taking Registration!

Cartoon Adventure This fun course is an introduction to cartooning using classic cartooning methods. There will be an emphasis on how to build your own characters; over the course of the week, the students will create a short comic strip. … Continue reading

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Tomorrow’s Philosophers’ Café (Wed. May 14) Judy Harris: What is the impact of the rising cost of housing on society and the economy?

What is the impact of the rising cost of housing on society and the economy?House prices have seen some brief downturns, but the trend is steadily upward.  Buying and selling housing properties has become a major driver of our economy.  … Continue reading

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