Category Archives: What’s Going on in Kamloops

This is our NEWS section where we relay the pertinent information about upcoming events to you – just in case you aren’t reading the event calendar;)

Artist’s Talk and Workshop with Hazel Meyer

Saturday, May 27
Artist’s Talk: 12:00 pm
Workshop: 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Ages 14+

FREE

Join us in our studios on Saturday, May 27 to meet Toronto-based artist Hazel Meyer, learn about her art practice and participate in a hands-on workshop led by the artist.

We will begin with her artist’s talk at 12:00 pm, have a short break to mingle and enjoy a light lunch and then at 2:00 pm, Meyer will Continue reading Artist’s Talk and Workshop with Hazel Meyer

As always, you and your ideas are wonderfully welcomed. If you are interested in getting involved with KamloopsParents.com simply email jodi@kamloopsparents.com and we can chat!

Project X Theatre to Return to Prince Charles Park with Family Friendly Shows in July

Project  X  Theatre  is  back  with  another  exciting  season  of  family friendly  summer   programming  in  Prince  Charles  Park!  X  Fest  2017  will  run  in  Prince  Charles  Park  from  July  10th  to  July   29th,  2017.  More  information  will  be  available  at  www.projectxtheatre.ca  soon.

X  Fest  2017  will  include:

The  Jungle  Book  by  Greg  Banks – follow  the  rambunctious,  curious  and  silly  Mowgli  on  a  raucous   adventure  through  the  treetops  and  ancient  ruins  of  the  jungle!  This  new  adaptation  of  the  beloved   Rudyard  Kipling  story  finds  a  child  lost  in  the  Indian  jungle,  where  he  is  adopted  by  Baloo  the  bear,   Bagheera Continue reading Project X Theatre to Return to Prince Charles Park with Family Friendly Shows in July

As always, you and your ideas are wonderfully welcomed. If you are interested in getting involved with KamloopsParents.com simply email jodi@kamloopsparents.com and we can chat!

Kids these days and superyoung exhibitions on until July 1

Helen Reed video still from Blue Moon, 2014. Courtesy of the Artist

Kids these days 

April 8 to July 1, 2017

 Jo-Anne Balcaen Sarah Febbraro Kerri Flannigan Emmanuelle Léonard ● Kyla Mallett Helen Reed Guillaume Simoneau

 superyoung

April 8 to July 1, 2017

Cooper Battersby and Emily Vey Duke Mark Clintberg Sarah Gotowka

Emily Gove Terrance Houle Roselina Hung Sarah Anne Johnson Jenny Lin Hazel Meyer Marc-Antoine K. Phaneuf Walter Scott

 In contemporary North America, youth is commonly understood as the period after childhood when young people learn life skills and explore their identities in preparation for impending adulthood, within the formative, protective structures of family and school. Continue reading Kids these days and superyoung exhibitions on until July 1

As always, you and your ideas are wonderfully welcomed. If you are interested in getting involved with KamloopsParents.com simply email jodi@kamloopsparents.com and we can chat!

The Kamloops Symphony Presents the Sycamore String Quartet with Flute and Piano

Sycamore String Quartet with Flute and Piano
Saturday, April 29, 20177:30 pm
Thompson Rivers University Alumni Theatre

The Kamloops Symphony concludes their 2016-17 New Gold Chamber Music series with a performance featuring the Sycamore String Quartet joined by Flute and Piano. The concert begins with Continue reading The Kamloops Symphony Presents the Sycamore String Quartet with Flute and Piano

As always, you and your ideas are wonderfully welcomed. If you are interested in getting involved with KamloopsParents.com simply email jodi@kamloopsparents.com and we can chat!

Only Drunks and Children Tell the Truth – Hilarity & Heart Take Centre Stage

Western Canada Theatre presents the humour and heartache of Only Drunks and Children Tell the Truth at the Pavilion Theatre from May 4 to 13. Written by celebrated Ojibway playwright Drew Hayden Taylor, this is the moving and surprisingly funny story of two sisters finding a way to each other.

Janice (Dakota Hebert), adopted as a baby by a white family, is now a big city lawyer. Asked by her birth sister, Barb (Joelle Peters), to return to the reserve for their mother’s funeral, Janice refuses, Continue reading Only Drunks and Children Tell the Truth – Hilarity & Heart Take Centre Stage

As always, you and your ideas are wonderfully welcomed. If you are interested in getting involved with KamloopsParents.com simply email jodi@kamloopsparents.com and we can chat!