Upcoming Events

June 2016

  • Sewing Night Wednesday June 29, 2016 to Wednesday August 31, 2016 - 5:30pm - 8:30pm, Don Ross Centre
    The Chapel Gallery presents: Sewing Night. Held in The Don Ross craft room. Bring your own sewing projects to work alongside others in a social and supportive environment. $2 drop in fee. Sewing machines are available to use. Bring your own fabric, thread, ect. To register: (306) 4451760 or sapp2@accesscomm.ca 5:30pm - 8:30pm

July 2016

  • Altered Shapes: ARC Creative Studios Thursday July 7, 2016 to Wednesday August 31, 2016 - noon - 4pm, ARC Creative Studios
    We are volunteer run and will be open on Fridays from noon - 4pm. See our facebook page if you wish to request a visit.
  • Open Mic Night at The Downstairs Wednesday July 27, 2016 - Begins at 7:00 pm, Porta Bella Restaurant
    Open Mic Night is back at The Downstairs located in the Porta Bella Restaurant. Music starts at 7:00 pm, all wine is half priced and it is wing night. For info call (306) 937-3785.
  • Cree-ative Thursday July 28, 2016 - 5:30pm - 8:30pm, Don Ross Centre
    The Chapel Gallery presents: Cree-ative Bring your own art and art supplies and work alongside other artists in a relaxed and supportive environment. Drop in fee: $2 - Materials not included. Everyone welcome! To register: (306) 445-1760 or sapp2@accesscomm.ca 5:30pm - 8:30pm
  • NB International Street Performer Festival Friday July 29, 2016 to Sunday July 31, 2016 - Fri. 4 - 8 pm, Sat. 11 - 8 pm, Sun. 11 - 6 pm, Downtown North Battleford
    North Battleford is excited to announce that the 3rd Annual International Street Performer Festival will be held in the streets of Downtown North Battleford on July 29th, 30th, and 31st 2016. Over those dates, our community will be home to an amazing group of international performers, where the audience is asked to 'drop their schedules' for a unique experience. This is the first-ever event of its kind in the province. The event is free to attend, and absolutely fun! If you missed this amazing experience over the past two years, then you will not want to miss us this year. It will be our best yet, and biggest year ever with more artists and vendors. Our motto is "Fun and Free", join us to experience why! For the full artist list and all information please visit www.nbstreetfest.com.
  • Cole Knutson & Jaya Hoy - concert Sunday July 31, 2016 - Starts at 3:00 pm, 3rd Avenue United Church
    There will be a concert July 31 at 3 p.m. at the 3rd Avenue United Church featuring local musician Cole Knutson with his mentor, Jaya Hoy. Cole Knutson is currently entering his third year of a Bachelor of Music in Saxophone Performance, studying with Allen Harrington, while maintaining a minor degree in piano. In the fall of 2015 he was a finalist in University of Manitoba Concerto Competition, and was the sole pianist that made it to the final round of the competition. His aim is to achieve a Master of Music Degree in Collaborative Piano in Europe after his studies in Winnipeg. As an ensemble musician he leads the University of Manitoba Saxophone Quartet, frequently performing as a continuo player in numerous Early Music Ensembles in Winnipeg, and frequently performs chamber works as a saxophonist and pianist. He is currently is the principal saxophonist of The University of Manitoba Wind Ensemble, and has served as the principal saxophonist in the Saskatchewan Honour Band from 2011-2013, as well as principal saxophonist in the 2014 Denis Wick Canadian Wind Orchestra, saxophonist in The National Youth Band of Canada 2013-2016; three of those four years serving as principal saxophonist, and most recently served as co-principal saxophonist in The World Youth Wind Orchestra performing with some of the finest young musicians 17-27 across the world in San Jose California in the summer of 2015. He has had the privilege to work closely with artists such as: Frank Ticheli, David Maslanka, John Mackey, Janina Fialkowska, Elly Ameling, and Dean Larson to name a few. Summer 2017, Cole will be touring as a collaborative pianist in eight countries within Europe with internationally renowned trombonist Clara Daly Donnellan. This concert will feature Knutson as a soloist on piano and saxophone. He will be performing standard pieces in the classical repertoire and will be joined on stage with his mentor Jaya Hoy as my duet partner and accompanist for a few selections. Admission: general $20, senior $15.