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ARTS AROUND: Creative carvings on display at Rollin Art Centre

July’s exhibit will feature artists Cecil Dawson, Allen Halverson, Nigel Atkin and others

  • Jul 1, 2020

Yukon poet kjmunro headlines Port Alberni’s virtual Words on Fire

Monthly spoken word event continues virtually at Char’s Landing

ARTS AROUND: Sponsor a brick for Arrowsmith Rotary mural project

Community Arts Council offering a “Coping Basket” raffle

  • Jun 22, 2020

Port Alberni’s DRAW Gallery re-opens to public

Our Creative Nature exhibit runs until June 26

ARTS AROUND: Summer workshops set for Rollin Art Centre

Workshops will be held outside to follow social distancing guidelines

  • Jun 15, 2020
ShowBiz Minute: Efron, Gilbert, Box Office
Stranger Things 3 breaks record on Netflix
Actress Felicity Huffman arrives at Boston court
Raccoon scales tall building

ARTS AROUND: Virtual exhibit opens at Rollin Art Centre

Miroslava Gojdova’s art on display

  • Jun 10, 2020

Virtual road trip brings Vancouver writers to Port Alberni

Bill Arnott and Frances Sullivan will be the featured readers at Alberni Valley Words on Fire

ARTS AROUND: Rollin Art Centre garden opening June 16

Virtual art exhibits and gift shop to come

  • Jun 3, 2020

Drive-in movie coming to Port Alberni

Event limited to 50 vehicles due to COVID-19

ARTS AROUND: Giant Book Sale has new date, new location

Book sale will take place in November at Alberni Athletic Hall

  • May 24, 2020

ARTS AROUND: Rollin Art Centre gardens opening in June

The gallery and gift shop will remain closed to the public

  • May 20, 2020

Young photographer captures small town life during a pandemic

Alexis Kelly has been documenting the COVID-19 changes in the Alberni Valley

Rollin Art Centre to host virtual summer arts programs for kids

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Rollin Art Centre is going virtual

  • May 13, 2020

Artist Ali Spence finds freedom to paint in adopted Vancouver Island home

Spence is one of several artists whose work is showing online at DRAW Gallery

ARTS AROUND: Port Alberni’s Rollin Art Centre calling all kids

Send us a video of yourself and a project you are currently working on

  • May 6, 2020

Alberni Valley Words on Fire goes digital

Spoken word event will feature the editor of a provincial best-seller

Vancouver Island teen won’t be next American Idol, but she’s excited about her future in music

Lauren Spencer-Smith, originally from Port Alberni, misses out on top 10 of reality TV talent show