December at the BIG Little Science Centre!

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The BIG Little Science Centre is open year round: Tuesday to Saturday, 10am to 4pm

Closed for Winter Break starting Saturday December 24, re-opening on Tuesday January 3 2017

Full activity information is on the website calendar. The Exploration Room is open 10am to 4pm, with over 140 different exhibits to enjoy. Special shows and activities run at the centre: daily July/August and Saturdays in the school year. All activities are included with the standard entry fee, unless otherwise stated.


Saturday December 3: Super Static Electricity Show at 11am and 1:30pm

An interactive, fun show that introduces static electricity, explores Continue reading December at the BIG Little Science Centre!

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New Gold Chamber Music this Weekend

Hear the program created by Marea Chernoff, oboe; Olivia Martin,unnamedbassoon; and Naomi Cloutier, piano, this Saturday, November 26, 2016 at the Alumni Theatre at TRU at 7:30 pm.

The title, Three Wildflowers, comes from the name of one the works on the program: The Wildflower Trio by American composer Jenni Brandon. She was commissioned to write the work to honour and celebrate the life and environmental work of Lady Bird Johnson. Other works are by Medeleine Dring, Henri Brod, and Canadian bassoonist/pianist/composer Bill Douglas.

Performances in the New Gold Chamber Music Series place the spotlight on the individual musicians of the Kamloops Symphony. They shine in these small ensembles!

Tickets are just $25 for adults, $10 for youth under 19, and $15 for Continue reading New Gold Chamber Music this Weekend

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Parent-Child Mother Goose Groups beginning in January 2017

Monday January 16 – March 13 at 10:00-11:00am at Gemstone Care Centre, 1955 Tranquille Road, to register call 778-470-2596 EXT 109 starting Monday Dec 5th at 10am

January 16- March 13 at 10:30-11:30am at Kamloops Library, 465 Victoria Street, (priority to in-person registers, one registration per family – please do not hold places in line) Wednesday Dec 7th at 10am 250-372-5145

January 9 – March 6 at 6:00-7:00 at McGowan Park Elementary, 2080 Tremerton Drive, register at www.eventbrite.ca Tuesday Dec 13th at 9am

Tuesday January 10- February 28 at 10:00-11:00am at Aboriginal Friendship Society, 2355 Parkcrest, to register call 250-376-1617 starting Monday Dec 5th at 10am

January 10- February 28 at 1:00-2:00pm Dallas Elementary, 296 Harper Rd, register at www.eventbrite.ca Tuesday Dec 13th at 9am

January 17- March 7 at 6:00 – 7:00pm at Beatie Elementary, register at www.eventbrite.ca Tuesay Dec 13th at 9am

January 17 – March 7 at 6:00-7:00pm at North Kamloops Library, 795 Tranquille Road, priority to inperson registers, one registration per family – please do not hold places in line) starting Wednesday Dec 7th at 10am 250-554-1124

Wednesday January 11-March 1 at 9:00am-10:00am at Arthur Hatton Elementary, 315 Chestnut Ave, register at www.eventbrite.ca Monday Dec 12th at 9am

January 11-March 1 at 10:30-11:30am at Downtown YMCA-YWCA, 400 Battle St, registration (phone-in only) Thursday December 8th at 9am.

January 11 – March 1 at 6:00-7:00pm at AE Perry Elementary, 1380 Continue reading Parent-Child Mother Goose Groups beginning in January 2017

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Get ready for “the most fun you’ll ever have in a theatre”!

Comment below for a chance to win a pair of tickets to see Mamma Mia! on November 30, 2016. For an extra entry, comment on the Facebook post. Contest will close November 23rd at 9:00 pm.


Enter the holiday season singing with the high-energy extravaganza of the hit Broadway musical MAMMA MIA! at Sagebrush Theatre from November 24 to December 6. Produced by WCT in association with Theatre Aquarius, Hamilton, this ultimate feel-good musical is packed with the music of ABBA.

Seen by over 60 million people worldwide, MAMMA MIA! has been called “the most fun you’ll ever have in a theatre”. It tells the story of a mother, a daughter, 3 possible dads, and a trip down the aisle you’ll Continue reading Get ready for “the most fun you’ll ever have in a theatre”!

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