CDAC Presents: We Paint Group Exhibition
This September, the Cranbrook and District Arts Council presents the “We Paint Group” Exhibition. This show features various styles of artworks from the Kimberley Centre 64 Painting group. The Pieces will decorate the Gallery from Tuesday September 1st to Friday September 25th. The Gallery is located at: 135 – 10th Avenue South, Cranbrook. For more information contact Marisa Phillips – CDAC Administrator at: 250-426-4223 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
In the Gallery at Centre 64
Purcell Mountain Painters
Purcell Mountain Painters (PMP) was formed about 15 years ago and currently has over 30 mem-bers. They include experienced and successful paint-ers and first time artists. The purpose of the group is to help members to improve their skills, learn and share new techniques, and learn how to further their careers as artists.
This show will feature paintings by both newer and more experienced artists, some of whom will be present at a public reception on Saturday, September 5, from 2 to 4 p.m., to talk about their work to those attending.
Thursday September 3
Sept 3rd, 11:00am: Legacy Builders Fall BBQ (for those 50 and over). Abundant Life, 501 – 11th Ave. S. FREE! Just let us know you’re coming, 250-426-2866.
Thurs. Sept 3
Singer/Songwriter Noah Derksen
On Thursday September 3rd at 7:00pm the Cranbrook and District Arts Council Presents Singer/Songwriter Noah Derksen. Originating from Winnipeg, MB, Noah describes his music as being a genre of “contemplative folk”, He uses the acoustic guitar to convey his thoughts, experiences, and emotions in a mellifluous manner. In the fall of 2014 Noah embarked on the journey of recording his debut EP entitled ‘Man That I Am’. Doors Open at 6:30pm and Admission is by Donation. The Gallery is located at: 135 – 10th Avenue South, Cranbrook. For more information contact Marisa Phillips – CDAC Administrator at: 250-426-4223 or email: email@example.com
Sept. 5 Sheet music sale/ concert
Canadian International Piano Institute kickoff in Kimberley! A fund-raising Garage-Book-Music Sale on Sat, Sep 5, 9 to 3 at Kimberley United Church; 2 concerts by Arne Sahlen on Sunday Sep 6, 3:00 and 7:00 at Centre 64. Marking 34 years exactly in Kimberley for Arne, the concert will honour its 40+ music teachers past and present, also herald a month-long piano summer school starting July 2016. firstname.lastname@example.org / 250-427-2159 for details.
Nature Park Hike
Saturday, Sept 5, 10:00 am. Leaders – Ellen & Dan Chase (250-427-5517) Meet at the Riverside Campground. This is a moderate 2-2.5 hour hike. Bring water. After the hike: burger & beverage at Riverside Campground for $10.
Sat. Sept. 5
First Saturday Celebrates Community
Visit Art Avenue for Workshops In the Platzl; Please pre register at Centre 64: ph 250-427-4919
Sumi-e Japanese painting with Tony Austin, Ages 12 and up, classes 12 and 2 pm, 6-8 in a class. Creative Stitching with Lori Craig Workshop includes beautiful stitches, using colourful dyed wool, a variety of threads and fun printed fabrics. Minimum age 15 and over. 12 and 2 pm. 6-8 in a class
High tea at Chateau Kimberley
Noon to 3 p.m. $10 Artist on site, Lynne Grillmair, music by Terry Macham. Hosted by Kimberley United Church. Reservations a must for large groups. 250-427-1500
Live at Studio 64 Fall Jazz and Blues Series
Sat. Sept 5th. The Gabriel Palatch Trio Latin -Jazz; Sat Sept 26th The Tyler Hornby Trio-Hardcore Swing and Funky Grooves; Sat. Oct 17th. Alittle Voodoo Contemporary Blues; Nov 21st The Alan Brecker Quartet Traditional and Lounge Jazz with Vocals. Tickets for the series or individual concerts are available at Centre 64.
Tues. Sept. 8
The best of the action and sports films from the Banff Film Fest. Kimberley Conference Centre. Tickets available online at www.meetkimberley.ca.
Friday, Sept. 11
We Paint Exhibit Gallery Reception
The reception for the We Paint Group Art Show will be held on Friday September 11th from 7:00pm to 9:00pm at the CDAC Gallery. The Public is Welcome to join us for the Reception. Wine and Refreshments will be made available. The Art Gallery is located at: 135 10th Avenue South, Cranbrook. For more information contact Marisa Phillips – CDAC Administrator at: 250-426-4223 or email: email@example.com
Speed Watch Golf Tournament
The organizers of the Kimberley RCMP/Speed Watch Golf Tournament are pleased to announce that this years event is planned for September 19, 2015. As usual we will be having a 1 p.m. shotgun start with lots of prizes for all those in attendance. We look forward to seeing everyone there so please watch for further announcements.
Sat. Sept. 19
Gogo Grannies sale
Kimberley Gogo Grannies are hosting a car boot (truck) sale. Vendors an sell their items by purchasing a ticket ($20) from Gail 427-5222 or Donna 427-5052. Reserve your space and sell your items flea market style. in the Centre 64 parking lot.
Join acclaimed BC artist Joseph Cross (PSA) for four days of personalized coaching in landscape painting at scenic Bull River Guest Ranch. September 15-18. This all-inclusive retreat includes lodging, all gourmet meals, instruction, guided hikes, indoor and outdoor painting locations, and evening programs. Explore your creative process amid the Fall colours of the beautiful Bull River area under the guidance of Joseph Cross. Sponsored by the Kimberley Arts Council. Enrol by July 31 to assure your spot. For more information: www.paintersretreat.ca or call the Kimberley Arts Council at 250-427-4919
Sunday, Sept. 20
Sunday, Sept 20, 10:00 am. Leader – Suzanne McAllister (250-427-7043) Meet at the Kimberley Nordic Centre parking lot for a hike up Myrtle Mountain. Bring snacks/lunch and water.
Sept. 26 to Oct. 3
Journey through Zentangle
Show is open to all Tanglers with opening Sept. 26 2 to 4 p.m. Artists may submit three pieces that can be free standing or Gallery ready for hanging. All art must be to the Vault Gallery at Cranbrook Photo by Thursday, September 24 2 to 4 p.m. or Friday, September 25, 2 to 4 p.m. Exhibit forms are available at Centre 64 Kimberley, The Vault Gallery and CDAC. contact J. Ough 250-602-9444 or C. Hagen 250-489-1759.
Friday, Sept. 25
Aggie’s Fall Fling
Cranbrook Caregivers might be dancing a little jig thanks to an up and coming fundraiser. The September 25 benefit dance, music by the Noteables, is being organized by Kevin Dunk and the Cranbrook Caregivers Group. Heritage Inn, 7 p.m. Tickets $10 per person.
Sunday, Sept. 27
Friendly Fungus Frenzy
Sunday, Sept 27, 9 am. Leader – Bill Olmsted (250-427-3627) This is a guided tour .of fungi in the Horse Barn Valley. Meet at the Matthew Creek turn-off to arrange rides. Bring snacks/lunch & water. Please phone Bill to confirm attendance.
Sunday, Sept. 27
Dean Brody and Paul Brandt
Canadian country music stars Dean Brody and Paul Brandt will play Western Financial Place – Cranbrook, BC, Doors: 6 p.m. Show: 7 p.m. Tickets also available at Western Financial Place Box Office. Tickets (incl. GST) $35.00, $49.50, $69.50 (Plus FMF & Service charges) Reserved seating / all ages.
Monday, Sept. 28
Key City Theatre
Key City Theatre and Western Financial are excited to present Quartetto Gelato! Virtuosic showpieces, pyrotechnical solos, blazing gypsy showpieces, multi-instrument mastery and a brilliant operatic tenor. September 28 at 7:30 pm at Key City Theatre. Buy tickets online at www.keycitytheatre.com or call 250-426-7006
Key City Theatre
Best Seat in the House. Live Multimedia Rock Photography Presentation. Ethan Russell is the only photographer to have shot album covers for The Beatles, The Who and The Rolling Stones. An evening with Ethan Russell goes beyond a mere slide show of some of the greatest photos of the rock era – It is to travel through time. October 17 at 7:30 pm at Key City Theatre. Buy tickets online at www.keycitytheatre.com or call 250-426-7006. Presented in partnership with College of the Rockies, Cranbrook and District Arts Council and Key City Theatre.