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EnviroArts: Earth Day Edition

Quinte Arts Council 36 Bridge St. E., Belleville

Fridays for Future Quinte presents EnviroArts: Earth Day Edition, an intersection of art and activism. Raising awareness about environmental issues, while appreciating the beauty of nature. The show will give an opportunity to artists of all different ages and abilities to show their work.

Free
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EnviroArts: Earth Day Edition

Quinte Arts Council 36 Bridge St. E., Belleville

Fridays for Future Quinte presents EnviroArts: Earth Day Edition, an intersection of art and activism. Raising awareness about environmental issues, while appreciating the beauty of nature. The show will give an opportunity to artists of all different ages and abilities to show their work.

Free
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Port Hope Farmers’ Market

56 Queen Street, Port Hope 56 Queen Street, Port Hope

If you are looking for farm fresh produce and meats, home made preserves and baking, as well as handmade crafts and artwork, the Port Hope Farmers' Market is the place to be!

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Ode to Van Gogh for Young Painters

County Arts Lab 206 Main Street, Unit 1G, Picton

Kids' Creation Club is back with a very special 3-week course - Ode to Van Gogh! Young artists will learn about the art of one of the most influential figures in western art history - the celebrated Dutch artist Vincent Van Gogh. Each week will focus on a different work, with participants recreating their own versions of three of his most famous paintings. For artists who are 9 to 11 years old.

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Book & Yard Sale at Stirling-Rawdon Library

Stirling-Rawdon Public Library 43 West Front St., Stirling

The Stirling-Rawdon Public Library has been doing some spring cleaning! Drop by the library for a book and yard sale. Pay what
you want and all proceeds go to supporting the library.

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Beyond the Shop Group Exhibition

John M. Parrott Art Gallery 254 Pinnacle Street, Belleville

This group exhibition will showcase a variety of artwork from our "Parrott Shop" artists. Located in Gallery 1.

Free
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Wim Muysson Exhibition

John M. Parrott Art Gallery 254 Pinnacle Street, Belleville

A selection of work by Wim Muysson from our permanent collection will be on display in Gallery 2.

Free
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Lake Scugog Studio Tour

Lake Scugog between Port Perry & Lindsay

Lake Scugog Studio Tour is self-guided, allowing you to visit your favourite artists at your own pace. There is no admission fee. We promise you an engaging art experience with our artists and an opportunity to purchase original high-quality artwork from more than 30 artists.

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Scugog Arts May Show

Scugog Arts Space 175B Queen Street, Port Perry

Three Lake Scugog Studio Tour artists will show their work at the Scugog Arts Space through the month of May. Explore the works of jeweller Cheryl Fulcher, painter Jeremy LePage, and woodturner Neil Olerenshaw. Each artist brings a different medium to the table … and space.

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POSE Exhibition at AGN

Art Gallery of Northumberland 55 King Street West, Cobourg

POSE is a skill-building exhibition, designed to contextualize the nude portraits and sketches from the Art Gallery of Northumberland’s Permanent Collection within the wider history of the genre. The featured nine works range from expressive and gestural to strategically posed and methodically executed.

Free
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Lights up, Play on! (for Kids)

County Arts Lab 206 Main Street, Unit 1G, Picton

Experience the magical world of theatre with Georgia Papanicolaou! Through drama games, music, movement, character-building, and storytelling, young thespians will build confidence, expand and explore their creative expression and imagination, and learn to collaborate with their peers.

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My Story, My Tattoo Exhibit

Glanmore National Historic Site 257 Bridge Street E., Belleville

Art and words come together in the newest exhibit at Glanmore National Historic Site, entitled My Story, My Tattoo. This travelling show, from Wellington County Museum and Archives (WCMA), features 31 photographs of people and their amazing tattoos. Visits to Glanmore must be booked in advance.

$8.00
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Six-Week Short Fiction Writing Workshop

County Arts Lab 206 Main Street, Unit 1G, Picton

Explore and learn the art of short story writing with Andrew Binks! In this 6-week, hands-on, pen-to-paper workshop, participants will be introduced to the elements of short story writing through an engaging series of prompts, examples, and other exercises. They will learn about and practice various forms of short story writing, and learn strategies for increasing their perception to see and write the stories that exist within and around them.

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The Savannah Sipping Society by Northumberland Players

Best Western Plus Cobourg Inn and Convention Centre 930 Burnham Street, Cobourg

In this delightful, laugh-a-minute comedy, four unique Southern women, all needing to escape the sameness of their day-to-day routines, are drawn together by Fate—and an impromptu happy hour—and decide it’s high time to reclaim the enthusiasm for life they’ve lost through the years. You will be served a three-course plated dinner before the performance.

$68.00
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Night Kitchen Too

Pinnacle Playhouse 256 Pinnacle St, Belleville

Night Kitchen Too - Belleville's very popular acoustic musical variety show - has been on hold for almost two years. Not to be deterred, the show's producers have organized two Resuscitation Dates before the usual summer break. You will see and hear a diverse group of local performers present their songs, poetry, music, and spoken word. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and you can purchase tickets upon arrival.

$10.00