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The McMillan Arts Centre Kicks off the Nanaimo Ukelele Festival with the Jazzalele Trio

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“In the ukulele world, it’s always summer.” On Friday, July 24 the Jazzalele Trio will once again be the premiere event for the Nanaimo Ukulele Festival weekend with their performance at the McMillan Arts Centre. The Parksville Ukulele Orchestra will also be making a guest performance. Performance starts at 7:00 pm (doors open at 6:30).  Tickets are available for presale…

Jeffery Straker “ Live in Concert” – Saturday, July 18, 2015

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“There are no wasted words for Straker as a lyricist. He’s like an artist painting a masterpiece without using excessive brush strokes.” Jeffery and his piano-folk-pop music are often compared to a mixture of early Elton John, Ben Folds, Sarah Slean, Billy Joel and Harry Chapin. Originally from small town Saskatchewan, a church-organist mother and an auctioneer father raised the…

July Exhibit at the MAC – “Quartette”

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“Quartette” will be a feast for your eyes. The McMillan Arts Centre is pleased to present our July Exhibit, “Quartette” featuring the pottery of Mary Fox, the rug hooking of Maia Levine and the paintings of Sherry Mitchell and Joan Larson, starting July 1st and continuing until July 31st.  These extraordinary artists have been brought together with the common goal…

Introduction to Sculpture – One Day Workshop at the MAC

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Introduction to Sculpture is a beginner’s course in sculpting clay figures. Saturday July 11, 2015  10am-4pm McMillan Arts Centre, Parksville  Instructor: Mehdi Naïmi, BFA, MA Learn how to make basic clay figurines more quickly Learn how to make realistic proportions Learn how to work with clay to get best results Only $95 (includes materials and nude model fee) For registration call…