The Fisher Peak Performing Arts Society presents live music in Cranbrook’s Rotary Park, July 7 through August 25.

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In the gallery at Centre 64

Artrageous, Open Exhibition. June 5 to 30. Exhibition opening reception June 8, 7 to 9 p.m.

Call for Entries

Open Adjudicated Art Exhibition, July 31 – August 25. 20 18. Established artists: I st prize – $300, 2nd prize – $250, 3rd prize – $200, Honourable mentions: -$150 I Emerging artists: I st prize – $175, 2nd prize – $150, 3rd prize – $125, Honourable mentions – $100. People’s Choice Award – $150. Entry Fees: Established $30 I st artwork, $15 each 2nd and 3rd artworks. Emerging $25 I st artwork, $10 each 2nd and 3rd artworks. The deadline for entries is July 28. 2018 I Any medium accepted. More details on entry form available at Centre 64: 250-427-4919 or kimberleyarts@gmail.com

Call for artists

The artwork that is currently adorning the walls in Studio 64 will be put up for auction at the Fall Concert Series 2018. All proceeds will go to the Live@Studio64 committee and will help enhance the Live@Studio64 concert series experience. We are looking for artists to create new paintings for Studio 64 Are you interested in donating your talent and time to Live@Studio64 by creating a music inspired painting? Please give us a call: 250-427-4919 or send us an email: kimberleyarts@gmail.com!

Latin Dance Nights, Centre 64

30 min. introductory lesson and social dance night to follow (Salsa, Bachata, Merengue). Every 2nd and 4th Friday, April – June | 7 pm | drop-in $8. All skill levels | Beginners welcome! | Singles & couples.

Wednesday, June 6

Mount Baker Music and Visual Arts

Season finale art exhibition and concert .Gallery 6 p.m. Concert 7 p.m. By donation.

Kimberley Nature Park

Guided Hikes

Saturday, June 9 at 10 am – “Explore Horse Barn Valley” with Struan Robertson (250 427-5048). Meet at Matthew Creek turn off, (6.8 km) on St. Mary Lake Road for a drive up to HBV for a 3-hour hike through the Cedar Grove to Half Way Cabin back via Coral Route.

Sunday, June 17 at 10 am – “Father’s Day Hike” with Randy McLeod (250 427-0116). Meet at Higgins Street entrance for a 3-hour hike.

Friday, June 22 at 6 pm – “Poetry in the Park” with Helen Robertson (778 484-1998) and Shinobu Murata for Haiku 101. Meet at Swan Avenue for 3-hour hike with poetry stops. Bring your favorite poem to share, also pen and paper.

June 7

La Cafamore

La Cafamore presents 10th Anniversary Tour at Knox Presbyterian Church, Music of Mozart & Dvorak. June 7 at 7:30 pm. Tickets $12 Advance, $15 at door

June 9

Stages 26th Year End Gala Performance

Key City Theatre

Stages School of Dance is proud to present their 26th Dance Performance Gala Please join us for an amazing evening of dance, come celebrate our dancers as they take you on an adventure from Fairytales to Broadway. Saturday, June 9 7 p.m.

June 14 – 17

Sam Steele Days

Cranbrook’s big weekend is coming up. Events begin Thursday, June 14 with breakfasts and barbecues. Those continue Friday and the ball tournament and soccer tournaments get underway. The Sweetheart Youth Ambassador Pageant begins Friday at 7:30 p.m. Saturday has more bbqs and breakfasts, the annual parade at 10:30 a.m.; beach volleyball; community talent showcase; the Strongman Classic; bocce; A Taste of Sam Steele, the Sam Steele Market and many events at Sam Steel Central at the Fairgrounds. On Sunday, the ball and soccer tournaments conclude; there’s a NW Mounted Police heritaqge demonstration; road hockey; live music and dance and so much more. For a full calendar of events see samsteeledays.org/event/

Beginning Saturday, June 16

Jaffray-Baynes Lake Farmers’ Market

Every Saturday morning through the summer, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Baynes Lake Community Centre. Honey, meat adn sausages, knitted items, baked goods, garden produce, B.C. fruit, wood crafts, toys, planters, Watkins products, stained glass, ceramics, perennial plants and herbs, children’s and adults clothing, hand-crafted items and much more. Further info 250-429-3519.

Saturday June 30th

Have you saved your seat?

The campaign for new seats for the theatre at Centre 64 has started. The committee is very planning ways to accomplish supplying 125 new seats for the theatre. The first event is Saturday June 30th a Garage Sale at Centre 64 9-1 pm. Donations of good quality, clean, reusable items are appreciated, can be dropped off or arrange for pick up prior to the 28th of June.for information please call Centre 64 at 250-427-4919

Summer Sounds and Dancing in the Park

Rotary Park Cranbrook

Every Saturday from July 7 to August 25, 6 to 10 p.m. Featuring Sheva, The Choice, Keith Larson, East West Connection, Clayton and Joelle, Ruckus, Dave Prinn, Holly and John quartet, Velle, BAnd of Broth4ers, Landon Schira, Mile High Club, Note-able Folk, Tick Magnets, The Usual Suspects. Presented by the Fisher Peak Performing Artists Society.

Wed. June 20

Melody Diachun at the Stage Door

Award-winning Canadian vocalist-songwriter Melody Diachun and her band are set to perform in Cranbrook at The Stage Door on Wednesday, June 20, 2018. The show is the first BC date of their Get Back to the Groove Tour 2018, which simultaneously marks both the release of a new recording and the launch of a new label.

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