The Many Hats’ ‘Norwegians’ Play Opens on July 6th!

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Many Hats Theatre Company  is pleased to announce that tickets are now on sale for The Norwegians, the third show in our tenth anniversary season! Have you ever wondered what it would look like if Thelma and Louise got lost in Fargo?  Here’s your chance! The Norwegians is a quirky black comedy about heartbreak and what you can do about it, if … Read More

Open Discussion on Aboriginal Perspectives on Canada’s 150th – June 27th!

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Be part of the conversation on June 27, 7:00-8:30pm at the Shatford Centre.  The discussion will begin with brief interventions by Harron Hall (sylix UBCO student), Gregory Younging and Allison Hargreaves (both UBCO Faculty), followed by a facilitated open discussion.  As Canada celebrates 150 years since Confederation, Indigenous Peoples and their allies have different perspectives. The last 150 years … Read More

Light Classics Concert with Strings the Thing Faculty – July 12th at the Shatford

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Ticket are available at the Shatford Centre for this delightful concert! Enjoy he classics from Beethoven, Mozart, and Mendelssohn. The faculty will perform “Tango Jealousy”, “Pizzicats” and a quartet for 4 violins by Bacewicz.  Faculty members include Calvin Dyck, Violin, Liz Lupton, Violin/Viola, Joel Stobbe, Cello, John Suderman, Violin, Martin Kratky, Cello, Sandra Wilmot, Violin … Read More

One Canada Summer Job Available ~ Graphics, Design, Promotions

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Please pass this info along to any creative and enthusiastic university, college or post-secondary students you know.  The historic Shatford Centre, Okanagan School of the Arts was awarded four Canada Summer Job grants this year to hire Post Secondary students. We have hired three and have the following one left as follows:  Event & Promotion Coordinator … Read More

Congratulations for Aboriginal Day Mini-Pow-Wow & Festivities June 21st, 2017

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We have rave reviews and assurances that everyone enjoyed this community celebration! Festivities began at 4 pm with gathering, dancing, drumming and singing in front of the Shatford Centre. Everyone was invited to be part of this event with drumming, dancing and singing. Around 6 pm, everyone entered the Shatford Centre where the Opening of the … Read More

Canada 150: “Growing Strong Together Riparian Restoration”

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We are pleased to announce that the Regional District Okanagan Similkameen (RDOS) has received financial support from Heritage Canada for the Community to Community “Growing Strong Together Riparian Restoration” project. Our project is one of a number of activities that are taking place across the country in 2017 to commemorate the 150th Anniversary of Confederation. … Read More