Category Archives: Adventures in Parenting

My personal accounts of our day to day encounters, explorations and expeditions in and around the Kamloops area.

Family Storytime + Baby & Me Art Exploration

On Thursday, May 25, head to the Kamloops Art Gallery for Family Storytime followed by Baby & Me Art Exploration!

Children three and under with their parents or guardians are invited to the studio for songs, stories and puppets with Kathy from the Kamloops Library at 10:30, followed by baby-friendly art making at 11:00.

All of the art materials are safe for small children who want to put Continue reading Family Storytime + Baby & Me Art Exploration

Celebrate Galleries & Museums – Free Admission this Week at KAG

The Kamloops Art Gallery is pleased to announce that the Province of British Columbia has declared May 14 to 21, 2017 BC Museums Week. BC Museums Week celebrates the contributions of museums, galleries, historic sites and other related heritage organizations to BC’s communities and economy, while also raising awareness about the crucial role these institutions play in preserving and making accessible the province’s rich heritage. BC Museums Week is perfectly situated within the global museum calendar, as it includes International Museum Day on May 18. Internationally, Museum Day also works to shine light on the important role that galleries and museums play in building strong communities and encouraging respectful dialogue around complex issues.

In recognition of this week and international day of celebration, the Kamloops Art Gallery is pleased to offer free admission all week. Continue reading Celebrate Galleries & Museums – Free Admission this Week at KAG

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

Matt Macintosh in The Cube until June 24

Matt Macintosh

falsevoid

April 8 to June 24, 2017

Artist Talk: Matt Macintosh in conversation with Craig Willms // Thursday, May 25, 6:00 pm

THE CUBE

Matt Macintosh video still from Pe(l)t, 2015. Courtesy of the Artist

Kamloops–based artist Matt Macintosh’s multi-channel video installation, falsevoid, explores the relationship between mysticism and culture, drawing on recent projects that address strategies for intercultural exchange and the role of signs, symbols and practices in relation to identities, cultures and discourses. For this project, Continue reading Matt Macintosh in The Cube until June 24