The 9th Annual ABC Family Literacy Day is happening this Saturday, January 31st from 9:00 am until 12:00 pm at Henry Grube.
Plan on attending with your family as there will be storytelling, musical entertainment, crafts, interactive stations, storybook characters, yoga, a physical literacy room with River City Gymnastics and TRU soccer and much much more!
Every child gets to pick out a book to take home and enjoy and the Continue reading
Kamloops Symphony presents Baroque Splendour at Sagebrush Theatre on Saturday, February 7. The programme features music from Bach, Handel and Purcell—three of the major composers from the Baroque period.
The orchestra will be joined by guest conductor Kevin Mallon. Mallon specializes in music of the Baroque period. He was most recently appointed as artistic director of Ottawa’s Thirteen Strings Chamber Orchestra. Mallon has over 15 recordings with the Toronto Chamber Orchestra, earning a 2009 Juno nomination for a Haydn Symphonies CD. He guest conducts both in Canada and internationally.
Mallon was described by The Halifax Herald as “…a superbly Continue reading
Take a look at what’s happening in Kamloops during BC Family Day Weekend:
Kamloops Indoor GranFondo and Family Day Festival
Sunday Feb. 8th from 10-4pm at the Tournament Capital Center! The Kamloops Indoor GranFondo and Family Day Festival together in the Fieldhouse.
Everything is FREE!
-4Cats Studio ArtZone
-Big Little Sciene Center Activities
-Wheelchair basketball with KASA
-Pacific Sport Kidzone
-Rivercity Gymnastics obstacle course
-Family Photo Booth
BC Family Day Special at Sun Peaks Resort
Celebrate BC Family Day on Monday, February 9th by bringing Continue reading
On January 27, 2015, Canadians from coast-to-coast will have 15 minutes of fun in support of Family Literacy Day®, an annual initiative developed by ABC Life Literacy Canada to encourage parents, children, teens and seniors to spend at least 15 minutes enjoying a learning activity every day.
In our own community, Interior Savings presents “Unplug and Play Family Literacy Week January 24 to 31, 2015 in partnership with Literacy in Kamloops, the City of Kamloops, KELLI, School District 73, and many other organizations.
INSPIRING DRAMA – After suffering under German occupation in WWII, the Netherlands has been liberated by Canadian forces. But liberation doesn’t always seem like freedom. In this beautiful new play, a Dutch woman and a Canadian soldier create a new world together, as a community discovers what remains of their old lives, and what’s been lost forever.
Lindsey Angell & Bryon Allen. Liberation Days. Photo by Trudie Lee, courtesy Theatre Calgary
“Powerful, sweet, poignant and often surprisingly funny” – Calgary Herald