Events for May 1, 2021
What's On… and what isn't
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This is a fund-raiser for the Northumberland Land Trust (NLT). Expert birders try to find as many bird species as they can in a 24-hour period at one of the NLT Reserves (Jack van Nostrand, Chub Point, Laurie Lawson, Leckie, McEwen, or Pelton). Cost is $75 to accompany a birder (or donation of your choice).Find out more »
Be sure to register for this online event. You could win one of 15 prizes worth more than $1,000 in total, including a Canada Mystery Quilt (value $250) and a gift basket (value $175). Register at airauctioneer.com.Find out more »
The Oeno Gallery welcomes you to a video walk-through of this group exhibition, in which iterations of the Pop movement bridge with styles such as minimalism, monumentalism, graffiti art, and abstraction, and become more personal and begin to package deep symbolism in a deceptively shiny package.Find out more »
The 12th annual Mother of all Craft Shows is now a month-long retail pop-in shop at our temporary brick and mortar storefront located at 261 Front Street (former Pinnacle Music) in Downtown Belleville! A raffle for artisan-donated prizes will benefit Fixed Fur Life.Find out more »
Check out this exhibition of new works by Canadian artist Hiba Abdallah. Inspired by her excavation of Clarington’s historic archives, Abdallah looks back 100 years into the municipality’s documented history, finding diary entries, political documents, and newspaper headlines with uncanny similarities to the present moment.Find out more »
Public Space is the Loft Gallery's ambitious new community-oriented exhibition. Tables, chairs, rooms, plinths, and other physical elements are co-designed and planned for each installation, making a continuous and iterative process that will change each time you visit.Find out more »
"Poetry is the cheapest way to be free." (Inua Ellams) What does freedom mean for us right now? After a curtailed year, how can we define and explore and write our own freedoms? This workshop series will be open to 14 participants (adult writers of any age). Each workshop will be one hour in length, followed by an optional 30-minute Q&A and discussion with the facilitator. The cost is $20.00 per workshop with all proceeds to The Al Purdy A-Frame.Find out more »