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FibreWorks fundraiser meets half its goal in just a week

FibreWorks fundraiser meets half its goal in just a week

A GoFundMe campaign for Sunshine Coast fibre-arts studio and gallery FibreWorks has raised more than half its goal of $25,000
Art Beat: Inspirato shares its pandemic journey in weekend concerts

Art Beat: Inspirato shares its pandemic journey in weekend concerts

Also, Shari Ulrich is in town, Norma Dunning has won the Governor General’s Literary Award and 'tis the season of craft fairs! 
Wildlife captured in loving detail

Wildlife captured in loving detail

Nadine Sallinen exhibit on at Gibsons Public Market
Pender Harbour music mecca stays the course

Pender Harbour music mecca stays the course

The concert hall and gathering place that is the home of the Pender Harbour Music Society (PHMS) in Madeira Park is still dark these days, silenced like many other performance venues for nearly two years by the stubborn threat of COVID-19.
Art Beat: New mural brings even more colour to Hackett Park

Art Beat: New mural brings even more colour to Hackett Park

Also: Creative Expressions at Gibsons Public Market until Dec. 9; Off the Page Production 'Best Case Scenario' Sunday at 1 p.m. and Roberts Creek Legion's Friday lineup includes Phantom Limb, Uncle Nestor and Rodeo Jonze
New banners on display in Sechelt

New banners on display in Sechelt

Earlier this year, the District of Sechelt issued a Coast-wide call to artists seeking proposals for the new banners on the theme of 'Future Perfect'
Maple Harbour kids at it again

Maple Harbour kids at it again

There are more thrills and tense moments than ever in Peril at Pinecone Rock, the latest Maple Harbour Adventure, by Gibsons author M.A. (Michael) Wilson. It’s the fourth book in the series based in the fictional B.C.
New show plays on humans’ environmental impact

New show plays on humans’ environmental impact

The new exhibition at Gibsons Public Art Gallery (GPAG) could not be more timely, opening as it did last week, smack in the middle of COP26, the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference taking place in Glasgow, Scotland.
Art Beat: ‘Tis the season of authors’ readings

Art Beat: ‘Tis the season of authors’ readings

Author and social and environmental activist Seth Klein will read from his new book, A Good War, at Gibsons Public Library on Saturday, Nov. 13, from 2 to 3 p.m.
ON THE RED CARPET

ON THE RED CARPET

Sunday, Nov. 7, was an occasion for some local film folks to strut their stuff on the proverbial red carpet at a Heritage Playhouse screening of A Visit to Spoon River, by the Driftwood Players.