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35 books to read for National Indigenous History Month

CBC Books · Posted: Jun 01, 2020 11:00 AM ET June is National Indigenous History Month. Celebrate by reading one of these books by First Nations, Métis and Inuit authors. This Place: 150 Years Retold This Place is an anthology of … Continue reading

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The MoMA is offering free online art classes in quarantine

The Museum of Modern Art in New York may have physically closed its doors, but the institution is giving art lovers the opportunity to access its vast collection virtually, holding digital tours of its esteemed array of contemporary artworks. But if … Continue reading

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Older Than The Crown – Canadian Film Premiere Feb. 20 at 7pm

Capitol Theatre Indigenous programming: Thursday, February 20, 2020 at 7 pm OLDER THAN THE CROWN presented by The Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation THE JOURNEY TO THE SUPREME COURT OF CANADA There will be a Prayer Song and opening … Continue reading

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Vancouver Sun: A Northwest Coast art collection comes home, along with a jade Buddha

Art collection of late entrepreneur and philanthropist Jim Houston brought home to B.C. John Mackie Updated: February 9, 2020 Jim Houston left Vancouver to retire in Palm Springs in 2003. But he took his Northwest Coast native art collection with … Continue reading

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Travel back in time with The Passage

Come travel back in time to 1897 with the Rossland Council for Arts & Culture as they present The Passage performed by Itinerant Tinker Theatre on Saturday, February 8, 2020. The Passage is a one-woman show based on the true … Continue reading

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The Passage: A Story of the Gold Rush

Take a trip back to the Gold Rush through a woman’s eyes, in RCAC’s presentation of The Passage by Adrianna Bogaard, performed by Jen Viens on Saturday, February 8, 2020 in Rossland’s Miners’ Hall. In 1897 the world was seized … Continue reading

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Nelson Library’s Centenary Artist featured in exhibition

Douglas Jones | Self Portrait Illustrator Douglas Jones has clients across the globe—but he lives right here in Nelson. Last fall, the Nelson Public Library commissioned Jones to create a poster and a series of illustrations in honour of the … Continue reading

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