Quinte Rotary Music Festival

Friday April 7: Based on performances earlier this week,  TEN very talented students were chosen by adjudicators Susanne Hughes, Peter Stoll, and Carolynne Davy to compete for several trophies.  This year’s most awarded performer was Tabitha Savic who received the Silver Tray Award (piano), the Silver Strings Award (harp), and the Joe Demeza Prize for…

Quinte International Air Show 2016

Dateline: June 25-26, 2016 Organizers at Canadian Forces Base Trenton, Ontario, Canada were rewarded for their tremendous efforts when approximately 80,000 people attended QIAS2016, the first airshow held at CFB Trenton since 2003.   The biannual event had always been popular but military personnel felt that, while Canadian soldiers fought overseas, a celebration would be inappropriate. The Skyhawks…

Parrot Art Gallery presents…VERDANT

What are these dancers looking at?   Come see for yourself at the John M. Parrott Gallery’s 11th Juried exhibition  VERDANT showcasing regional artists’ talents in a variety of media. Opening Reception  Thursday, May 5th from 6-7:30 p.m. Show continues Thursday May 5th – Thursday June 2nd, 2016. Parrott Gallery located in the Belleville Public Library, 254…

Belleville Art Association Annual Juried Show 2015

Founded in 1958, the Belleville Art Association has been a major artistic and creative presence in the city. The first juried show of the BAA was held in 1967 at the Corby Public Library.  I attended the awards ceremony at this year’s Annual Juried Show and was delighted to receive the DONA KNUDSEN IMPACT AWARD for…