You’re invited to the art centre this weekend!

Coming up at the Inverness County Centre for the Arts:

Board Games Night
Friday, June 23, – 6:00 – 10:00 p.m.  Admission by donation
Come out, meet some new people, discover some new games, and embrace your competitive side (or play a collaborative game instead). Open to all abilities and ages Alcoholic and soft drinks available from the bar.
Click the link to find out more about this event:
https://invernessarts.com/events/board-games-night-2/

Saturday, June 24th is workshop day and we have 3 great workshops scheduled!

Lobster Trap Tiny Houses
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Admission by donation
Young and old are invited to use repurposed lobster traps with other recycled materials,   to make little houses. These creations will be sited around Inverness as part of the Tiny Houses exhibition that will be taking place at the art centre from July 16 – Aug 27.
To find out more, click the link below:
https://invernessarts.com/events/build-a-lobster-trap-tiny-house/

inFlux Workshop: Print Your Own T-Shirt!
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. $30 for members, $35 for non-members
Back by popular demand, Brooklyn Stewart will be teaching another screenprinting workshop. From drawing and planning to hand printing you will be coached on
Please bring an unribbed cotton article of clothing, tote bag, or pillowcase (or
something similar!) to print on.
Click the link to find out more about this workshop:
https://invernessarts.com/events/influx-screenprinting-with-brooklyn-stewart/

inFlux Workshop: Thrummed Knitting
2:00 – 4:00 p.m. $30 ICCA members, $35 non-members
Explore the craft of thrumming, a tradition native to Newfoundland and Labrador, in this two hour knitting workshop with Cecilia Jacobs (a.k.a. The Ginger Sheep).
Beginner knitting experience required.
Please bring medium weight yarn (wool or acrylic) and size 5.5mm/US9 needles.
Cecilia can provide needles and materials for an additional cost of $15, but this must be booked ahead.
Click the link below for more information on this workshop:
https://invernessarts.com/events/influx-thrummed-knitting-with-cecilia-jacobs-of-the-ginger-sheep/

HANDS DANCING!!!

Call for submissions: We are accepting work for the annual members’ exhibit “Hands Dancing”. This year’s exhibit is dedicated to Canada’s celebration of the 150th anniversary of confederation. The opening reception will take place on June 30th from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Many of the artists will be present at the opening reception, providing a great opportunity to meet them and discuss their work.
To find out more about this event, click on the event link below:
https://invernessarts.com/events/opening-reception-hands-dancing/

Following the opening reception on June 30th from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m., our annual “Hands Dancing Benefit Auction” will feature not only an exciting collection of auction items, but also live painting, music, an art raffle, and a  V.I.P. afterparty for the bid winners and donors. This is an opportunity to come out for a fun evening in support of the Inverness County Centre for the Arts.
More information on this event can be found by clicking this link:
https://invernessarts.com/events/2017-hands-dancing-benefit-auction/

The Lighter Side: Cindy’s Journey Through Theatre
with Cindy O’Neill and Brydon MacDonald
Sunday, July 2 8 p.m. Admission: $20 per person
An evening of light comedy and music presented by MOO’Nlighting Productions.
Stage managers April MacDonald and Beth Snow.
19+ ID’s upon request
Cash bar.
Tickets available in advance. Call 902-258-2533
More information on this event can be found by clicking this link:
https://invernessarts.com/events/the-lighter-side-cindys-journey-through-theatre-with-cindy-oneill-and-brydon-macdonald/