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MAC Volunteer Appreciation Tea

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Volunteer Appreciation Week is from April 23 – 29, 2017.  On Friday, April 28th, from 1-3pm, we invite all of our wonderful MAC volunteers for a Volunteer Appreciation Tea.  Come and sign our large Thank You! card that will be displayed throughout the summer, have a cup of tea or coffee and something sweet!   Cheryl from our Artisan Gift Shop will…

MAC Heritage Gardens Project

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MAC Heritage Gardens Project:  Calling all gardeners!  Mark April 27, 2017 on your calendar if you’d like to come by the MAC and help us plant our summer gardens!  In the front of the MAC, along the boulevard, we will be planting a heritage lavender garden – thank you to the City of Parksville for their generous donation in-kind of…

DeCosmos April Meeting

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The monthly meeting of the De Cosmos Fine Arts Society, (for artists and lovers of art), will take place at the MAC on Macmillan Street in Parksville on Thursday, April 20th from 1:00 to 3:00 PM.  This month’s featured artist is Dennis Brown. His demonstration in acrylics is entitled “From the Inside Out”. Guests are always welcome to our meetings…

Tangle On… Zentangle Class

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Take your tangling off the page!  Tangle On…. ..a canvas tote bag, sneakers, ball cap, or Zentangle tool case, folio or Go-Tangle wallet.  It truly is easy and fun and the results are amazing!  Bring a canvas item or purchase one for an additional $17 (contact Rhonda). We’ll tangle on the item of your choice, and also talk about tangling…

Vancouver Island Opera presents concert of duets and arias

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Vancouver Island Opera (VIO) is pleased to present Elizabeth Herman, soprano, and Andy Greenwood, baritone in a concert of opera and musical theatre arias and duets, accompanied by the talented Nikolai Maloff on piano.  Come hear some of your opera favourites as well as some less familiar arias that are sure to become favourites!   When:   Sunday, April 9th, 2017 at…

Wear Your Art Around Your Neck

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SILK SCARF Workshop Maureen Walker AFCA Friday, May 12, 2017 MAC  Studio B: 10:00 a.m.– 4:00p.m. Cost: Members : $85.00  /  Non-Members $110.00 Cheques payable to DeCosmos Fine Arts Society (Fees are to be  prepaid and nonrefundable) Minimum six – Maximum ten participants All required material for workshop is included. The workshop allows everyone an opportunity to experience the exciting and unique…