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Tuesday, November 22, 2016
The following are brief reports of items discussed at the Nov. 16 annual general meeting of the Arts Council ~ Haliburton Highlands.
Tuesday, November 22, 2016
Riding the success and popularity of this year s production of Oliver!, the Highlands Summer Festival will again feature a musical as its flagship production for its 2017 season.
Tuesday, November 22, 2016
In the depth of Haliburton winter, the sweet sounds of bluegrass music will be heard drifting across hills of snow and over icy lakes emanating from Pinestone Resort, host venue for Bluegrass in the Highlands Winter Festival Friday, Feb. 24 and Saturday,
Tuesday, November 22, 2016
Michael Flaherty isn t your average ceramics artist.
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 129 Haliburton would like to thank the 88 students who participated in this year s Remembrance Day literary and poster contests.
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
Janet Trull has been immersed in small town life for as long as she can remember. Her father owned the hardware store in the small town of Dunnville where she grew up and she has been a seasonal resident of Haliburton County since she was young. The exper
Wednesday, November 2, 2016
After a year-long hiatus, organizers of the annual Forest Festival have announced it will be returning to Haliburton County in August 2017.
Friday, October 7, 2016
Cassidy Glecoff can t believe how far she s gotten in the Open Mic International Singing Competition. The Haliburton singer is one of six finalists who will be competing for the top prize this December in the U.K.
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Artist April Gates is looking forward to once again opening the doors of Blackbird Pottery Studio and partaking in her love of teaching.
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
First-time director Guy Pritchard said the 30-minute play involves the complicated and hilarious world of the main character, Doreen, played by Sue Black, a self-centred, irresponsible, childlike adult who is dealing with the death of her husband.
Tuesday, November 1, 2016
Michael Redhill will not be showing up in a wig at Pinestone Resort and Conference Centre on Nov. 13.
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Donna Jones loved to play records. She could often be found in her room with music strewn all over the floor, as she was singing, dancing and laughing.
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
There was a time when all one could find in a local library about gay, lesbian and transgender issues was confined to a line in the encyclopedia. It wasn t that long ago either, says Marg Cox, executive director of Point in Time Centre for Children, Youth
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
The public s help is needed or there won t be a Razzamataz Kids Shows! say volunteers behind the theatrical series for all ages staged during the academic year for the past 30 years.
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
The couple heard laughter and giggling on the second floor as they stood in the entrance of the Reid House, a Haliburton landmark. They smiled and assumed it was their children. However, when they turned around and saw their children, they didn t know wha
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
The Haliburton Sculpture Forest is planning a special event titled 150 Years on the Canadian Shield.
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
The Haliburton railway has been gone for almost 40 years and 10 years ago a special group formed to honour its heritage.
Monday, February 13, 2017
For four weeks, a group of seniors will be getting together and telling their stories through art as part of the Community Conversations project in Haliburton.
Thursday, January 19, 2017
Bill Gliddon reflects on a life filled with faith, family and music.
Tuesday, January 10, 2017
It might be just love to some, but to Cassidy Glecoff those words mean so much more following the debut of her first music video, It s Just Love.
Tuesday, January 10, 2017
On Saturday, Jan. 7, the municipality of Dysart et al held a birthday party celebrating 150 years.
Tuesday, January 10, 2017
The Hardwater Festival coming to Haliburton at the end of January will be a marriage of fun and ice activities for all ages.
Tuesday, January 10, 2017
Whipping down the face of the hill between Skyline Park and Mountain Street was once a popular pastime for many youngsters in Haliburton during the time of the Sky Slider.
Tuesday, January 10, 2017
Giving back this season by producing Busy Blankets will mean the world to local long-term care residents with Alzheimer s and dementia and everyone they touch.
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Johnny Burke has been in the music business for nearly 60 years and he has no plans of hanging up his Stetson hat just yet.
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