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May ATC Swap and Demo

May ATC swap

Drop into the Mac and learn all about Artist Trading Cards. Joyce Burns, our Artist in Residence, will be doing another demo in her continuing series of intriguing art techniques that can be applied to Artist Trading Cards or your own art exploration.Some supplies will be provided but please bring your own materials as well. We will be swapping cards…

May Events at the MAC

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MAY 2017 EXHIBIT HEINE: Canadian Legacy Exhibit:  150 Years of Art in one B.C. family.  To mark Canada’s 150th anniversary, the Heine family of British Columbia is presenting a show to celebrate its combined total of 150 years of professional art.  Click here for the full story. OPENING EXHIBIT RECEPTION:  SATURDAY, MAY 6, 2017,  1-3pm MUSIC AND PERFORMANCES FOLK AT…

Genevieve and the Wild Sundays

Genevieve and the Wild Sundays -Saturday, May 13th

SATURDAY, MAY 13, 2017, 7:00pm $15/$12 OCAC Members Tickets available online and at the MAC office Soaring harmonies, catchy original songs, foot-stomping fiddling: Genevieve and the Wild Sundays is an all-female quintet that features the award-winning songs of Vancouver-Island homesteading, guitar playing mama Genevieve Charbonneau. With songs that run from insightful love ballads to rollicking political hootenannies, the music of…

Sweet Papa Lowdown

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Sweet Papa Lowdown – a unique ensemble of hot syncopated musicians dedicated to bringing a contemporary vitality to the classic jazz and blues tunes of the 1920s & 30s.  Drawing from such past masters as Ma Rainey, Bo Carter and Leroy Carr, Sweet Papa Lowdown combines the raw intensity of country string blues with the sophisticated horns of New Orleans.…

Canadian Legacy – Heine Exhibit

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The McMillan Arts Centre is proud to host Canadian Legacy Exhibit May 2 – 27, 2017 Opening Reception is May 6, 2017, from 1-3 pm Everyone welcome To mark Canada’s 150th anniversary, the Heine family of British Columbia is presenting a show to celebrate its combined total of 150 years of professional art.  You may not know the Heine name, but…