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Thursday, June 28, 2018
For the past three years, art lovers have flooded the shores and backroads around Haliburton s Kennisis Lake each July to experience the Kennisis Lake Cottage Owners Association Art on the Dock exhibition.
Thursday, June 28, 2018
Award-winning drummer band-leader Ernesto Cervini and his sextet Turboprop are coming to Haliburton to treat a very lucky audience to a special performance at the Haliburton Highlands Museum on Saturday, July 7.
Thursday, June 28, 2018
When considering popular singer songwriter duos from the latter half of the 20th century up to the present, three pairings come immediately to mind: Lennon McCartney, Jagger Richards and John Taupin. There have been many tributes to all three duos over t
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
It s 10:30 a.m. on a Thursday afternoon. It s already 27 C and the breeze is hardly rustling the leaves on the trees around the site of what will be a dry stone bench in Sam Slick Park.
Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Perched on the table at the front of the room sits a long line of hats, one brighter than the next. Next to the hats is a bubbly blonde wearing a fashionable scarf with a life story almost more interesting than her creations.
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Six sculptures have been installed along Haliburton s Highland Street, bringing a new artistic flare to the downtown and imparting a message about the spirit of the community.
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
This weekend, the spring concert for St. George s Choir will feature choral music by classical composers Bach, Haydn, Mozart, Mascagni, Willan, Douglas and Wagner ...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Joe Ferracuti is uncomfortable labelling the music of his jazz band, B s Bees, which is set to play in Haliburton on Tuesday, May 29. He calls it modern and original.
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
The adage that one person s trash is another person s treasure is an understatement for oil-based painter Andrea Kastner.
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Fashion Fallies is returning for fall of 2018. Organizers of the wearable art and performance event that wooed crowds last fall are busy planning this year s event, which will take place once again at Haliburton School of Art + Design on Friday, Nov. 9. T
Thursday, May 31, 2018
Kelsey Redman has done a lot in eight years: she has amassed two diplomas and 10 college certificates from the Haliburton School of Art + Design. Redman s remarkable milestone was recognized by Sandra Dupret, dean and principal of the school, at the sc
Thursday, July 19, 2018
The community is invited to join the Throwdown Collective for a workshop on Sunday, July 22 from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Haliburton Sculpture Forest, which is in Glebe Park by Haliburton School of Art + Design.
Tuesday, July 24, 2018
Under the practised hand of artist Mary Pal, the fibres of cheesecloth look remarkably like the wrinkles on the weathered face of a lighthouse keeper. They can also look like the scales of a fish, the mane of a horse, or the bark of a tree.
Tuesday, August 21, 2018
Cowboy Junkies played at the historic logging museum in Haliburton Forest on Aug. 17 as part of the Forest Festival series. This year s performers included Susan Aglukark, Sarah Harmer, Rob Lutes, Sultans of String, BMC Organ Trio and Leahy. For more info
Tuesday, August 21, 2018
2018 marks the 50th anniversary of the opening of the Haliburton Highlands Museum and the staff celebrated with 60s-inspired treats, crafts for kids and historical stories about the Highlands during a special event on Saturday, Aug. 11.
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
One of the most endearing parts of my life is the 15 years I have spent being a sister. Your siblings are the people who even when you can t see it, they ve got your back no matter what.
Thursday, August 30, 2018
After Stuart McLean s death in 2017, Sheard wanted to share his memories of his colleague and friend with the public. So he created a show aptly titled Remembering Stuart.
Thursday, August 30, 2018
On Sept. 15 at 12 p.m., at the Village Green, Main Street Minden, Margaret Haile will be giving a rousing speech to mark the 100th anniversary of women s federal vote. Even though the vote was technically only for a few, this was a major push forward. It
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
To paraphrase Shrek, All good things have layers. For these two sculptures both the physical layers and the layers of techniques play a key role in their identifies
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Take a stroll through Head Lake Park and you may see kids huddled around a large structure with pictures of animals on square slats of wood.
Friday, August 3, 2018
Music, dance, delicious food and amazing deals will be filling Haliburton s downtown on Friday, Aug. 3 for the annual Midnight Madness street party.
Tuesday, August 7, 2018
The Rotary Carnival this Wednesday, Aug. 8 will feature music performed by local bands in Head Lake Park starting at 3 p.m.
Tuesday, August 7, 2018
Have you walked past the large, compelling sculpture in downtown Haliburton in front of Wind in the Willows Spa? That is This Side Up #9 Shall We Dance by Michael Truelove. At first glance, this sculpture looks like a many-faceted hexagon. This piece p
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
C.S. Lewis is reputed to have said, You can make anything by writing. Putting pen to paper is often considered to be a solitary pursuit, but what happens when you collaborate to bring your writing to life? Magic!
Thursday, August 30, 2018
After performing at Camp Timberlane over the last couple of years, Toronto-based band Dwayne Gretzky and their management team got an idea: host a weekend-long music festival to cap off the summer.
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