New Mexico Off-season Travel

Fun in the Sun & SNOW in New Mexico Driving down snow covered roads, and needing to get a ‘run’ at the driveway to enter a wildlife sanctuary is not how I imagined New Mexico. Yes, this is the high desert in off-season—mid November to be exact. Mexico, the country, is synonymous with beaches. Mexico [...]

Winter Solstice Lantern Festival

Port Moody’s 4th annual Winter Solstice Lantern Festival was held at a new location this year in Pioneer Park. Event organizers Joyelle Brandt and Melanie Younique’s vision for a magical evening came to fruition with musical performances and special activities such as lantern making, fire-releasing, bell-ringing, a Labyrinth walk, and drum circle.

Hands That Shape Our Community Exhibition

A pictorial study of community artists at work, taken by local photographers and accompanied by the artists’ works.  

Port Moody Library Exhibition

A pictorial study of community artists at work taken by local photographers. ~The Inlet Artists presents: Hands That Shape Our Community~ February 2014 at the Port Moody Library! Read more about Inlet Artists on Facebook.    

Dance Just Be-Cause

The Firehall Centre for the Arts, located in Delta BC, heated up this past weekend with a large group of very enthusiastic and talented dancers. Students from the Flora Pigeau Dance Academy gave two stellar fundraising performances, choreographed by their teacher Tiffannie Wong, raising $1,200 for the Kidney Foundation of Canada BC Branch. The dancers’ hard work and dedication shone through [...]

Art in the Garden Tour Review

The Port Moody Arts Centre Society hosted Art in the Garden Tour, Sunday, July 15th, featuring ten local gardens (including my own), 30 visual artists, artisans, musicians, special garden exhibits and gardening experts. Proceeds benefit the Port Moody Arts Centre and its activities. A rainy start to the day didn’t dampen the spirits of approximately 250 garden enthusiasts [...]

Art in the Garden Tour

Sunday, July 15th ~ The Port Moody Arts Centre Society is hosting Art in the Garden Tour, featuring nine local gardens (including my own), artwork displays and activities. Proceeds will benefit the Port Moody Arts Centre and its activities. Tickets now on sale! Available at: Port Moody Arts Centre (2425 St.Johns St, Port Moody), GardenWorks [...]

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