Our next Tea on the Terrace is Thursday, Aug. 16, with musical guest Sandy Bouleau, featuring easy listening and classical keyboard. Spend a few hours listening to beautiful music, under the canopy of trees, sipping tea and indulging in a decadent slice of chocolate dipped strawberry shortcake. Tickets are still available and are only $15.
Call 250-724-3412 to reserve your table.
FOLLOW THE YELLOW SILK ROAD
Calling all children between the ages 7-12! The Rollin Art Centre’s next art program is Follow the Yellow Silk Road.
Fabric is more then just clothes! Put on your red shoes and follow the textile arts on this path from weaving to string art. Join us for a fun week of creativity, friends and more on Aug. 14, 15 and 17. Space is still available for ages 7-9 (10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.) and 10-12 (1-3:30 p.m.).
Call 250-724-3412 to register. Cost is $50 for this three-day camp.
YOUTH WRITING WORKSHOP
Monday, Aug. 13 will be our next writing workshop designed for youth ages 10-15.
Join us for our next workshop titled The Journey Begins: everything to do with the plot.
Call to register today: 250-724-3412, Not sure? Remember, drop-ins are welcome! $15 per workshop.
PLAY EYE SPY
Discover some of the history and culture of the Alberni Valley as you explore and experience four local attractions: the Rollin Art Centre, Alberni Valley Museum, Maritime Museum and the Industrial Heritage Centre.
Have your passport stamped after answering the Eye Spy questions, available at all four attractions. When you have all four stamps, head over to Boom Town Café for a free coffee. Passport to Heritage is sponsored by Boomtown Café.
SILK FUSION 2
This amazing and visually stunning art exhibit is very unique and is only on until Aug. 24 at the Rollin Art Centre.
Don’t miss this opportunity to see Silk Fusion, artistry that comes from working with fibers in a painterly way. This current exhibit is a group show which consists of nine dynamic ladies who share a love of art and the gift of creativity. Artists include Carol Leger, Janet Finch, Bev Smith, Susan Shead, Elizabeth Yuen, Lisa Urlacher, Cynthia Bonesky, Cheryl Frehlich and Giselle Brewster.
CHAR’S LANDING CONCERTS
Wednesday, Aug. 8, 7 p.m., Rose-Erin Stokes – Ambient-Folk / Singer-Songwriter
Thursday, Aug. 9, 7 p.m., Argentina’s Gabriel Palatchi Trio– Latin Jazz – DANCEY
Friday, Aug. 10, 8 p.m., Daniel Sim Feat. The Jazz Brotet
Tuesday, Aug 14, 7 p.m., Alexandria Maillot and the OH MY’s – “Swoon-Rock”
Melissa Martin is the Arts Administrator for the Community Arts Council, at the Rollin Art Centre and writes for the Alberni Valley News. Call 250-724-3412.