Events Calendar

 

 





Thursday Dec 3

December 3, 2020
2:30PM - 3:30PM
Coffee & Culture
Please note: Due to unforeseen circumstances there will be a change in the format of this event. Mr. Bishop will be joining us virtually, via a video stream in our theatre. He will still be giving a presentation on snowshoe making and there will also be a live ...

Friday Dec 4

December 4, 2020
7:00PM - 8:00PM
Art Lecture
Dr. Gerard Curtis, Professor of Visual Culture and Art History at Grenfell Campus, Memorial University, will guide us through the art historical references embedded within Adad Hannah’s exhibition Glints and Reflections. Adad Hannah's “living pictures” (also known as “tableaux vivants”) play with the fascinated and ...
December 4, 2020
8:00PM - 9:30PM
Concert
Join us for an evening of music to celebrate the season.  Musicians Jim Payne, Fergus O’Byrne, Mark Manning, and Aaron Collis will surely put you in the holiday spirit.  Tickets are $30 and are limited.  Restrictions due to COVID 19 will be in place for everyone’s ...

Sunday Dec 6

December 6, 2020
3:00PM - 4:30PM
The Mummering tradition found in Newfoundland has strong roots in the South East of Ireland and is related to a series of guising and mumming traditions that still exist to this day. Wexford like many parts of Ireland had a strong tradition of people embracing disguise and ...

Wednesday Dec 9

December 9, 2020
7:00PM - 8:00PM
Engaging Evening
Mummers have moved from your Nan’s front closet to the art scene! They have become the focus of mixed media, textile, watercolour, wood, tile, Christmas ornaments - you name it, mummers are beautifully featured in so many ways. This year the Mummers Festival is delving into The ...

Thursday Dec 10

December 10, 2020
2:30PM - 3:30PM
Coffee & Culture
January 6th is Nalujuk Night for some Inuit communities in Labrador. Towns are abuzz on this night, anticipating the arrival of the Nalujuit—particularly terrifying characters are said to come in from the Eastern sea ice. This program will paint a colourful picture of a typical Nalujuk ...

Saturday Dec 12

December 12, 2020
1:30PM - 4:00PM
Art
Join art educator Anne Pickard-Vaandering for a series of lively lectures about contemporary art. This lecture takes a look at the history and interpretation of abstract art. Following the lecture, we will move to the art gallery to view and discuss artworks by Rae Perlin, Jean-Paul Riopelle ...