Author Archive for The MAC

Memoir Writing Workshop with Marva Blackmore

Marva K. Blackmore

Is it time to put your stories on paper? “Telling Your Story”: A Memoir Writing Workshop led by Marva K. Blackmore, Storyteller, Writer, & Editor. Join a six-week workshop led by the Past President of the Storytellers of Canada and see your stories come to life. Classes start on Monday, October 16, 2017, and continue for six consecutive Mondays from 1:00 to 3:30…

Painting Classes with Lloyd Major

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These are art classes for beginners to advanced students and everyone in between. Everyone chooses the subject matter, the size of painting, and whether you wish to paint in oil or acrylic. Lloyd will take you from a blank canvas to a finished painting (not always in 4 weeks). The focus is learning to paint but also making it an enjoyable time.…

September at the MAC

September at the MAC

September Exhibit: PUSH September 2-30, 2017 Michelle Contois  –  Alex Peck-Whyte Opening Reception September 2 from 1-3 pm Click here for more information about this exhibit   Performance Series 2017-2018 JAZZ, STORYTELLING, REGGAE, BLUES, FOLK AND SO MUCH MORE!  It’s all here at the MAC – 17 GREAT events from September 2017 to June 2018.  Click here for the full…

PUSH: September Exhibit at the MAC

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September 2-30, 2017 Michelle Contois  –   Alex Peck-Whyte OPENING RECEPTION SATURDAY, SEPT 2, 2017,  1-3pm Everyone welcome! PUSH is an exhibition of paintings, drawings and collage pieces by Alex Peck-Whyte and Michelle Contois. Alex is a graduate of the University of Alberta; Michelle a graduate of the University of Calgary. Each earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts with Distinction.…

Watercolour Classes with Norma Emerson


Explore Canada via: Tom Thomson & A.Y. Jackson Your paintings await… 8 classes will be at the MAC Tuesdays October 10 – November 28, 2017, from 10:00 am to noon. Cost is $135 or $18 drop-in fee Bring your own supplies To register, contact instructor Norma Chapman-Emerson, 250-752-9057 or

Winnie Brave

Winnie Brave - September 29, 2017

Friday, September 29, 2017 at 7:00 pm Tickets $18/$15 – available online or at the MAC office Check out our 6 Pick performance package! A highway-stormin’, americana/soul duo. This husband and wife, internationally-touring team travel the country in their 1976 Winnebago. From the beginning…  As the fall of 2012 approached, inspiration for change struck and a decision was made to bet the…