Arts Around Alberni: Rollin sees the light

This and that from here and there in the arts and entertainment scene in Alberni.

Rollin exhibit a natural

“Natural World” is the Rollin Art Centre’s current art exhibit and runs until Nov. 14. This unique exhibit is a joint show featuring local artists Halina Tayour, showcasing glass frameworks, and Meghann Rader, with her pieces in acrylic and mixed media collage.

The gallery is located at the corner of Eighth Avenue and Argyle Street. The gallery is wheelchair accessible and admission is free. The gallery is open Tuesday to Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Date changed for journaling

There has been a date change for Cynthia Bonesky’s workshop called Art Journaling.

The workshops will now take place Saturday, Dec. 15 and Sunday, Dec. 16 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Rollin Art Centre.

Learn how to art journal, exploring a new creative outlet and have fun. Cost is only $50 for the two-day workshop. Please call 250-724-3412 to reserve your spot.

Let there be light at Rollin

Rollin Art Centre in conjunction with the Rotary Arts District’s “Light up your heART” event will be having an annual festival taking place Dec. 1 at the Rollin Art Centre.

Celebration of Light; luminaries and paper lantern sculptures, is the theme of this magical event. Stroll the grounds that will be decorated with luminaries, lanterns and lights, while listening to carollers, visit Mistletoe Market or wander the outdoor market of artisans.

Tables still available

Tables are still available for artists and artisans for rental under the tent during the Celebration of Light event at the Rollin on Dec. 1.

If interested please call Melissa at 250-724-3412 for more info.

Cinemagic on stage

Cinemagic is the title of the first concert of the season for Timbre! Choir.

With the closing of ADSS auditorium, Timbre! will be holding their first two concerts at the Capitol Theatre, Saturday, Nov. 3 at 7:30 p..m, and Sunday, Nov. 4 at 2:30 p.m. Seating is limited.

Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for seniors/students and $5 for children (12 & under free). Tickets are on sale at Rollin Art Centre, Echo Centre, Somaas Drugs and Salmonberry’s, tickets are also available from Timbre! members.