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Tuesday, May 10, 2016
If you re a fan of their music you won t have the chance to see ABBA live but you ll soon have a chance to sing along at a fundraiser for the Highlands Summer Festival (HSF).
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Painting outside, or in plein air, is a longstanding Canadian tradition and one that shouldn t come with any snobbery or competition, says local artist Gary Blundell.
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Expressive arts instructor Markus Scott-Alexander will be speaking at Haliburton School of Art and Design on Tuesday, May 24, from 6 to 7 p.m. as part of their Art Talk series.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
On Thursday, May 19, Sue and Jim Waddington will be sharing their discoveries with the audience at the CFUW s annual general meeting.
Friday, May 20, 2016
Lobster lovers are in luck again this year as the Haliburton Rotary Club plans their second annual Lobsterfest fundraiser.
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
Wildlife photographer Ron Goodlin is bringing the Arctic to the Highlands with his multimedia presentation Da Bears on May 13 at 7 p.m. at the Haliburton Highlands Outdoors Association Fish Hatchery, located on Gelert Road in Haliburton.
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Butterflies and beautiful music shared the stage at the Northern Lights Performing Arts Pavilion last week as young and not so young music students from across the county performed in the 19th annual Haliburton Highlands Music Festival.
Monday, April 18, 2016
An enraptured audience hung on Wayson Choy s every word, seeing the world through his eyes.
Monday, April 18, 2016
Greg Thomas, 36, is one of the most recent additions to the community since being hired on as the network co-ordinator for the Supporting Performing Arts in Rural Communities (SPARC) initiative.
Monday, April 18, 2016
History is a resource more fragile than most; it must be captured quickly and accurately from those who lived it, or it can be lost forever.
Monday, April 25, 2016
The Ontario s Highlands Tourism Organization (OHTO) unveiled its new Come Wander brand platform to local tourism stakeholders at a meeting at the Pinestone April 20.
Friday, May 20, 2016
Andrea Hagarty reflects on mountain climbing adventure.
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
It will be an evening celebrating friendships at the upcoming Highlands Chamber Orchestra performance on Saturday, May 28, at the Northern Lights Performing Arts Pavilion.
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
The dancers kneel on the stage. Andra Day s Rise Up fills the Northern Lights Performing Arts Pavilion.
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
This year s Haliburton Village sidewalk sale is going to be a little more musical, a little more delicious and a lot of fun.
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
It s all about the stories that we create, that we know . . . and that we share with one another, says Jim Blake, curator of the Haliburton Sculpture Forest.
Thursday, June 9, 2016
Where has the time gone for the Highlands Opera Theatre? It s amazing how 10 years can fly by, said the theatre s co-founder and general director Valerie Kuinka, who helped to start it with husband and renowned Canadian opera tenor, Richard Margison. Y
Monday, June 13, 2016
Whenever you see them performing, members of Shout Sister choir are dancing, clapping and most importantly, smiling.
Monday, June 6, 2016
Vivian Collings and peer Samantha Vick were among the 18 award winners announced at the Kawartha Art Gallery s annual Secondary School Students Juried Exhibition in April at the awards ceremony in Lindsay.
Monday, June 6, 2016
A trio of quilters - Shelley Houser, Dale Jewett and Jean May - have spent the past year creating a work of art to welcome the Syrian refugee family expected to arrive in Haliburton this summer.
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Lea Kitler is incredibly thankful for the magnificent life she has on her hilltop organic farm near Highland Grove, which is not surprisingly called Magnificent Hill. She is also a local real estate agent for Royal Lepage Frank Real Estate in Bancroft.
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
The Kennisis Lake Cottage Owners Association (KLCOA) is delighted to announce that Art on the Dock will be back for a second great year on July 9 and 10.
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Cottager Molly Ferguson has been known for much of her life for the work she and her late husband Bob did on their Little Glamor Lake property. Their groundbreaking log cottage, complete with what is believed to be the first green roof in Canada, caught t
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
In the heat and the noise of the Peel Building, amongst the fiery ovens and worn blacksmith tools, a shark emerged from a flat square of mild steel. As the day wore on, fish came to encircle the predator, darting from one panel of metal to the next.
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
It was a scorching hot sunny Saturday this past weekend as shoppers headed over to Head Lake Park for the annual Trash N Treasures event hosted by Rails End Gallery and Arts Centre on June 18.
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