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JOB: Office administrator / bookkeeper

Accounting business requires office administrator / bookkeeper....

Answers to Diana’s Quiz – May 14, 2022

by Diana Filer 1.  Syncretism is the attempt...

Home Hospice North Lanark presents knitted items to FVM residents

On a beautiful sunny day, Home Hospice...

Arts & Culture

An Artist's Notes

Notes from local artist Eileen Hennemann about her paintings.

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Some alternative histories of Almonte, courtesy of artifical intellegence

by Brent Eades Artificial intelligence (AI) platforms such as GPT-3 have grown immensely more powerful in recent years, especially in their ability to generate text that can seem eerily similar...

Ukrainian fundraiser a big success! 

The Mississippi Mills for Ukraine organizing group would like to send a big thank you to all the folks who helped make the event a huge success. So many...

Puppets Up! Costume Designer – Ingrid Hamster

.tdb_single_content div {margin-bottom: 1em;} by Edith Cody-Rice Historic costume designer, painter & glass artist Ingrid Hamster settled in Almonte in the early 1980's. Her rationale at that time was...

An Artist's Notes

Notes from local artist Eileen Hennemann about her paintings.

Ten Collective Exhibition a Hit!

By Edith Cody-Rice Saturday and Sunday, April 23-24. saw the third annual exhibition of the Ten Collective at the Mississippi Valley Textile Museum. A superb...

‘Susan Tooke: State of the World’ at Sivarulrasa Gallery

Artist Talk on Zoom/Virtual Vernissage: Wednesday April 27, 7 pm-8 pm. From April 13 to May 20, Sivarulrasa Gallery is pleased to present SUSAN TOOKE:...

The Ten Collective: Third Annual Exhibit of New Paintings

Saturday & Sunday | April 23-24, 2022 | 10am-5pm Mississippi Valley Textile Museum | Almonte 3 Rosamond St. E, Almonte ON Artwork in a variety of styles...

‘Michael Pittman: The Other Islands’ at Sivarulrasa Gallery 

Vernissage/Meet the Artist: Saturday April 9, 2pm-4pm. From March 30 to May 6, Sivarulrasa Gallery is delighted to present MICHAEL PITTMAN: THE OTHER ISLANDS, a...

Indigenous Voices Film Festival – free!

20-21 April 2022 Celebrate Indigenous Voices with National Canadian Film Day’s 2022 spotlight films. To participate, Mississippi Mills Public Library is excited to offer three films, shown...

Measure

by Rosemary Leach The painting process is countercultural. The carpenter’s dictum ‘Measure twice, cut once’ seems sound advice. Drawing with paint, I put a line down, and...

Donations wanted for auction t0 support the Library

Friends of Mississippi Mills Public Library 2nd annual online auction This year’s auction proceeds will be used to support the recent announcement by the Mississippi...

Puppets Up! – The April Shows

by Edith Cody-Rice The Puppets Up! festival is an ongoing event right up to the festival itself which will happen on the weekend of August...

An Artist’s Notes | It Is What It Is

We live in a town with a history that goes way back. The places and buildings we see today have quite a few stories...

Poems of the past

We were delighted to receive a sheaf of poems from Noreen Syme written over the years about her time growing up in Almonte long...

Local artist is selling works to support Ukraine

I'm Blair T. Paul and I've started a Ukraine Fundraiser using my art for the purpose of providing money to the Red Cross. This...

“Introduction to Watercolour” class — online with Blair Paul

"Introduction to Watercolour" class by professional artist Blair T. Paul, AOCADU, OSA is now available on Mondays, 1:30-3:30 through Zoom. If you have always...

THREADBARE: Remnants of the Appleton textile mill revealed

by Ingrid Kadoke A great gift of living in Mississippi Mills is discovering the creative talents that are tucked away in the various hamlets of...

Your library is fine-free!

This decision helps the library better achieve its mission to inspire lifelong learning, provide equitable access to information, advance knowledge and strengthen our community....

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