Arts Around: Summer’s over

This and that from here and there in Port Alberni's arts and entertainment scene.

Bohemian Tour: Tereza Tomek joins Vancouver Island’s Annie Becker for Bohemian Tour at Char’s Landing this Friday

The Arrowsmith Rotary Club will implement an Arts District Grant Program to support further development of the Rotary Arts District.

The program will provide assistance to individuals, organizations or businesses interested in participating in activities that benefit the community specifically through enhancing the Rotary Arts District.

The program is not restricted to charitable or non-profit organizations.

In order to be eligible to apply for a grant, the participant must have attended the Arts District Grant Program Workshop which will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 18 at 7 p.m. at Rollin Art Centre. To reserve a spot in the workshop, call Echo Centre at 250-723-2181.

For information on the grant program, please call Joe Lamoureux at 250-724-4666 or Theresa Kingston at 250-720-2506.

Anthony show closes Sept. 14

Rollin Art Centre’s current exhibit features the oil and acrylic landscapes and seascapes of artist Elissa Anthony, but only until Sept. 14.

Rollin closed until Sept. 10

The Rollin Art Centre will be closed for its annual summer closure, re-opening Tuesday, Sept. 10 at 11 a.m.

 

Melissa Martin is the arts administrator for the community arts council.

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