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Events

Sunday, May 7, 2017

Frontenac Womens Chorus

Date: 
January 9, 2017 - 7:00pm to May 27, 2017 - 9:00pm

Are you a woman who loves to sing and is curious about joining a choir? The Frontenac Women's Chorus is welcoming new members for January. No audition is necessary and an ability to read music, while desirable, is not required if you can learn by ear and sing in tune with our enthusiastic and friendly group. Join us to sing an exciting variety of music on Monday nights - we have a spot for you!

Stewards of the St. Lawrence 2017 Exhibit

Date: 
April 29, 2017 to October 31, 2017

 Through partnerships with local conservation agencies and consultations with the Haudenosaunee and Anishinabe representatives, the ACHM is pleased to present the Stewards of the St. Lawrence 2017 Exhibit in the main hall. This family focused exhibit will highlight the importance of the river to the local and visiting communities and showcase it is a cultural, recreational and economic lifeline. Through this interactive exhibit the ACHM can share information regarding conservation and stewardship and help to leave a legacy for future generations.

Juvenis Festival

Date: 
April 29, 2017 to May 7, 2017

The Juvenis Festival is a week long youth arts festival for and entirely run by young people, that showcases the talents of ages 13-30 from in and around our community. This year, the Juvenis Festival is a part of National Youth Week, from April 29- May 7, 2017.

Festival Lineup at juvenisfestival.ca

Juvenis on Social Media

https://www.facebook.com/juvenisfest/

https://twitter.com/juvenisfest

National Youth Week

Date: 
May 1, 2017 to May 7, 2017

Kingston is celebrating 2017 National Youth Week May 1-7!  Check out the free/low cost activities for 13 to 24 year olds happening across the city. 

Attendees may be required to complete a Registration Form on site and show proof of age (valid ID/Student Card) to receive free or discounted admission.

 

Youth Week Schedule

All programs are free unless otherwise noted.

* Partner program

*Free Arts Workshops  – May 1 to 7

1000 Islands Writers Festival

Date: 
May 5, 2017 to May 7, 2017

The 1000 Islands Writers Festival is a celebration of books, the literary arts and the creative process.
Free and ticketed events for readers, writers and the community! Workshops, Conversations and performances with 15 leading Canadian Authors.Info and books available at Gananoque Public Library and https://www.facebook.com/BeggarsBanquetBooks/

Godfrey Sculpture Park + Marmora Sculpture Garden 'Season launch'

Date: 
May 6, 2017 to May 7, 2017

Yes, spring has finally arrived here, and we are very excited to announce the Season launch of our headquarter 'Godfrey Sculpture Park', as well as our great satellite location 'Marmora Sculpture Garden'! We decided to make this a 2 day event, Saturday and Sunday, May 6 /7, from 10am - 5pm both days.

1. Godfrey Sculpture Park

We are now showing work from following artists: 

•Chaka Chikodzi (stone)

•Stefan Duerst (metal)

•Kevin Lockau (glass and stone)

•Loomit (graffiti)

1000 Islands Stories | Memories of River Life from 1650 to 2017

Date: 
May 7, 2017 - 1:00pm

1:00pm – 2:00pm
1000 Islands Stories | Memories of River Life from 1650 to 2017
With Susan W Smith @ The Thousand Islands Boat Muesum
Conversation led by Anne (Blu) Mackintosh of the Thousand Islands Area Residents’ Association (TIARA) St. Lawrence River, Heritage River Designation Committee

Melos presents "Da Roma a Venezia" - Baroque Music of Italy

Date: 
May 7, 2017 - 3:00pm

May 7, 2017. Melos presents "Da Roma a Venezia": Baroque Music of Italy, featuring choral, solo and instrumental works of Monteverdi, Sammartini, Corelli, Vivaldi, and Handel. Sunday May 7, at 3:00 pm, in St. George's Cathedral, 270 King Street East in downtown Kingston. Tickets $25/22/15/5, available through Snapd Kingston, at Novel Idea, The Church Bookroom, St. George's Cathedral Office, and at the door.

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