Category Archives: Ongoing Events

Some things are so fantastic they go on for months or weeks at a time! Kamloops is full of great things to go and enjoy – here are a few.

Family Fun at Western Canada Theatre!

WCT presents Axis Theatre Company’s production of:

Th’owxiya: The Hungry Feast Dish 

By Joseph A. Dandurand

October 21, 2017 – 1:00pm & 4:00pm
PAVILION THEATRE

Six Storytellers from the Kwantlen First Nations Village of Squa’lets, spin the tale of Th’owxiya: the Hungry Feast Dish. The mouth of Th’owxiya holds the most wonderful foods from around the world. But if you steal from her, you will pay a terrible price, for she has developed a taste for children! When Th’owxiya catches a hungry mouse stealing a piece of cheese from her mouth Continue reading Family Fun at Western Canada Theatre!

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Project X Returns with Two Family-Friendly Shows at X Fest 2017

KamloopsParents.com has a pair of tickets to XFest 2017 to giveaway! To enter, please comment below for a chance to win. For a bonus entry, please comment on the following Facebook post:

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Project X Theatre returns to the outdoor stage at Prince Charles Park July 10-29 for X Fest 2017. The annual summer theatre production company will feature two classic coming-of-age stories with adaptations of The Jungle Book and Rapunzel.

Young Mowgli (Maddin Lidder) being lulled to sleep by Bagheera (Andrew G. Cooper) and Baloo (Wyatt Purcha) in The Jungle Book. Photo Credit: Jodi Roberts

The Jungle Book is an all ages show lasting approximately two hours, including intermission. Each actor plays multiple characters in this fast-paced story featuring the adventures of Mowgli as he encounters the different challenges of living in the jungle. Melissa Thomas is the director of this adaptation of the classic Rudyard Kipling story.

“I personally love the Jungle Book and love incorporating literary adaptations. This was just the right production, a great version for Continue reading Project X Returns with Two Family-Friendly Shows at X Fest 2017

Jodi is originally from Montréal, Quebec and spent a few years in Northern New Brunswick. She moved to Kamloops in the Spring of 2010 with her family and works as an educational assistant. Her 6 and 8 year old keep her really busy as they love exploring the area and enjoying what Kamloops has to offer!

Summer 2017 at the BIG Little Science Centre

Check out what’s happening at the BIG Little Science Centre this summer!

Unless otherwise stated, programs run daily and are: At 11:00am and again at 1:30pm

Included with standard entry fee Free for members

The BIG Little Science Centre is open year round: Tuesday to Saturday. The Exploration Room is open 10am to 4pm, with over 140 different exhibits to enjoy. Full activity information is on the website calendar.

Tuesday June 27 to Friday 30 LEGO and other construction materials out all day for your building pleasure.

Saturday July 1: The main centre is closed. Please join the BIG Little Science Centre Travel Booth in Riverside Park from 9:00 am to 6:00pm

Tuesday July 4 to Saturday July 8 LEGO and other construction materials out all day for your building pleasure.

Tuesday July 4 to Saturday July 8 Static Electricity Show

Continue reading Summer 2017 at the BIG Little Science Centre

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!

You’ve Got the Talent…Now What? Marketing & More for Visual Artists & Performers

Whether you’re a musician, a thespian, a dancer, a writer, a filmmaker or a visual artist, you know you’ve got the talent. Make 2017 the year you share it with the world! Join Kamloops Arts Council staff and local artists for a FREE  interactive evening of tips and tricks on writing your bio and artist statement, getting on social media, applying for festivals and more. Plus, update your headshot on the spot with the services of a professional photographer (fee applies).

The event takes place Tuesday, Jan. 24, 5:30-8:30pm at the KAC at Lansdowne Village (unit 204 near Booster Juice). Attendees will Continue reading You’ve Got the Talent…Now What? Marketing & More for Visual Artists & Performers

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!