July Exhibitions – July 1-29, 2017

DeCosmos Our Canada Show 2017 poster

 

 

 

“Our Canada” presented by DeCosmos Fine Arts Society

 

 

 

Margery Blom exhibit poster

 

 

“Celebrating Vancouver Island” with artist Margery Blom

 

 

 

 

CANADA DAY OPENING EXHIBIT RECEPTION!

 SATURDAY, JULY 1, 2017,  1-3pm

On the Wings of Peace - Peggy Schollenberg

On the Wings of Peace by Peggy Schollenberg – from DeCosmos Fine Arts Society’s “Our Canada” exhibit

Join us as we celebrate Canada’s birthday and two superb exhibits at the McMillan Arts Centre.  Refreshments, including a Canada birthday cake courtesy of DeCosmos Fine Arts Society, balloons and LIVE MUSIC, featuring local accomplished classical pianist, Rita Blom, who will be performing on a 12-string Grandstick® (a Chapman® Stick), an electronic instrument whose strings are tapped, rather than strummed, creating a unique and melodious sound.

 

 

Music and Events in July 2017

Dave Kilbank & Paul Bezooyen – Friday, July 14, 2017, at 7:00 pm

SOUNDS OF SUMMER 2017The MAC is pleased to present ourSummer Sounds package’ only $42!3 incredible concerts

  • FOLK: Dave Kilbank & Paul Bezooyen, July 14,
  • JAZZMildly Wild (formerly Eryn Sharpe Trio in a new music project), August 11,
  • CLASSIC JAZZ:  Victoria’s Jon Miller Jazz Quartet, August 25th 

Enjoy a summer of wonderful concerts, exhibits and much more at the MAC!

BOX OFFICE:  order online or at McMillan Arts Centre (133 McMillan Street, Parksville) or call the MAC at 250-248-8185. 

 

Workshops and Classes at the MAC in July

MAC SUMMER SCHOOL FOR THE CREATIVE ARTS! 

A full summer of fun, inspiring and creative programs for children and youth – July 3 – August 29, 2017.  Click here for information and registration or contact RDN: 250-248-3252, www.rdn.bc.ca

Tangle Time! Zentangle FREE Drop-In  – Saturday, July 8, 2-4pm

Zentangle Renaissance Treasures! with Rhonda Roy, Saturday, July 15, 2017 www.atanglinglife.com

Mid-Island ARTIST TRADING CARDS:  FREE Swap and Drop-In, Saturday, July 15, 2017 – 1-3pm