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Vaia Dimas is new director of AGH FVM Foundation

Vaia Dimas, Manager of Corporate Development at...

For sale: unique table

A one of a kind table with...

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An Artist's Notes

Notes from local artist Eileen Hennemann about her paintings.

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The Original Puppets Up “Nick” – Nick Bellemore

by Edith Cody-Rice Those of you who are veterans of Puppets Up! either as volunteers or attendees, will recall the popular logo "Nick" who represents the festival. Well, the puppet Nick is...

The balancing act of festivals

By Jane Torrance, Chair, Puppets Up! International Puppet Festival https://puppetsup.com/ Ah, summer.  The season of swimming and BBQs, late nights on patios and hanging out with friends, cottages and camping...

“Woven by Hand: Contemporary Canadian Tapestries” at the Mississippi Valley Textile Museum

Almonte, ON- Join the Mississippi Valley Textile Museum (MVTM) on Saturday, July 20 at 1 pm for the opening of “Woven By Hand: Contemporary Canadian Tapestries”! This exhibit presents...

An Artist's Notes

Notes from local artist Eileen Hennemann about her paintings.

Neo-psychedelic folkies The Ragged Flowers release Flying Machine

The Ragged Flowers, performance veterans at Blue Skies, Stewart Park, MERA and folkus concert series stages, are going back to school — the Cedar...

Two accomplished artists open at Sivarulrasa Gallery

by Edith Cody-Rice Last Sunday June 2, Sivarulrasa Gallery held its vernissage for two accomplished artists, Deborah Arnold and Sherry Park. I do confess that Deborah...

Film Society benefits Library

The Mississippi Mills Film Society finished its first year on a high note with a donation of $1,200.00 to the Mississippi Mills Public Library....

delve – In close conversation with Margaret Macpherson, June 12

Wednesday, June 12, 2024 6:30 p.m. at Equator Coffee Roasters, 451 Ottawa Street Admission Pay-what-you-can via Tickets Please Don't miss this important conversation with Margaret Macpherson, author, teacher of...

Tracking the Caribou Queen by Margaret Macpherson

by Edith Cody-Rice An historian at Carleton University once told me that a problem for Canada's historians is that there are not enough people keeping personal...

TWO EXHIBITIONS opening at Sivarulrasa Gallery

The shows run May 31 to July 5, 2024. Combined Vernissage/Artists Reception: Sunday June 2, 2pm-4pm. DEBORAH ARNOLD: TOUCHSTONE, AN INVITATION will run in Galleries I...

CeltFest seeks volunteeers

28th Almonte CeltFest, July 5th, 6th and 7th, 2024. This amazing small-town festival prides itself on being totally operated by volunteers. Specifically, if you are a music...

Almonte Celtfest is back with big energy for 28th edition 

Mark your calendars, make some plans, and tell your friends - Almonte Celtfest is back in Gemmill Park for a fine weekend of family-friendly...

Art in the Attic at the Old Town Hall a smashing success

by Shannon Lee Mannion Here's what the Almonte Area Art Association presented over the Mother's Day weekend in Almonte. The art: Water colours, acrylics, house paint...

Hope for the Best, Plan for the Rest by Doctors Winemaker and Hsien

by Edith Cody-Rice   Hope for the Best Plan for the Rest was written by two Canadian palliative care doctors who have ushered thousands of patients...

LANARK LIT Writing Competition

Introducing the LANARK LIT Writing Competition — A new program celebrating works of original writing by local literary artists of all ages. Open to anyone...

Net-Work Vernissage at the Mississippi Valley Textile Museum

by Edith Cody-Rice Last Saturday, April 27, more than 100 admirers turned up at the Mississippi Valley Textile Museum to view and celebrate the new...

‘NET-WORK: Weaving a human-nature connection’ at Textile Museum

by Adrian Baker Beneath the forest floor, networks of mycorrhizal fungi connect trees together in a symbiotic system of exchange that supplies water, minerals,...

Civitan Club gift to the community finds a home at the Pakenham library

During Pakenham’s 2023 bicentennial year, the Pakenham and District Civitan Club produced a poster that featured the village of Pakenham. The original art, created by...

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