Strength in Being a Boy

The Kamloops YMCA-YWCA is pleased to announce that Strength IN Being a Boy is taking a giant leap forward and presenting its’ 3rd annual event at the Tournament Capital Center (TCC) on April 24th, 2019. It will be a day filled with fun, engaging, and informative workshops and activities. Registration is now open!

After a fantastic one-day conference in 2019, we have decided to offer this unique opportunity to 110 boys in the community this

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Real life mother and daughter star in puppet show about Alzheimer’s

Little Onion Puppet Co. is proud to present Dorothy: a mother  daughter memoir project for a limited run in Kamloops, Mar 8-10th.

From November ‘95 to January ‘96, sisters Susan and Nancy took care of their mother Dorothy, who was in the later stages of Alzheimer’s disease. Unable to speak frankly about the disease
in front of their mother, they kept a journal, meticulously  documenting every day. Now, 20 years later, Susan and her daughter Randi are using the very same journal as inspiration for a new
puppet show.

Little Onion Puppet Co. has teamed up with the Kamloops branch of the Alzheimer Society, where Susan has been a long-time support

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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,

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Join the Sun Rivers Trio for a Concert of Splendid Chamber Music

The Kamloops Symphony’s next concert is the Sun Rivers Trio performing as part of our Chamber Music Series. The concert features Mozart’s Trio in E-flat Major, also known as the Kegelstatt Trio, one of the earliest chamber works to include the relatively newly invented clarinet. The program then moves from the 18th century into the 20th century, with wonderfully varied works for clarinet, violin and piano. Danish composer John Amberg’s

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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

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