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Monthly Archives: August 2017

Laidlaw Foundation Donates $2000 to the Kenora Public Library – “Tell Me A Story” Intergenerational Storytelling

The Kenora Public Library is the grateful recipient of a $2000 grant from the Laidlaw Foundation, located in Toronto, Ontario. This donation was in support of the local “Tell Me A Story” intergenerational storytelling program held at Pinecrest Home for the Aged. Youth and elder learning is a large part of the Laidlaw Foundation’s mission…

Vilij Well Art Exhibition

Vilij Well hosted their 2nd annual Children’s outdoor art exhibition in Sioux Narrows on August 5th and 6th, 2017. The event was held during the same weekend as the Sioux Narrows Arts Festival.                              Youth artwork was displayed at the Northern Ontario…

LOWAC Dip, Dip, & Swing

June 27th marked the day for the Grand Unveiling for the Lake of the Woods Art Community’s Dip, Dip, & Swing exhibit in Memorial Park. The exhibit features artwork inspired by the opening of the Cross-Canada Trail – Path of the Paddle and also by Kenora’s hosting of the Summer Games, rowing events, at Rabbit…

ArtsFest 2017 – Studio Tours

On Friday July 28th, 2017, artists were given the opportunity to showcase their work-spaces. Many talented artists participated in the event, including: Irene McCuaig at Inglenook Art Studio  (acrylic & watercolour painting): 1051 Railway Street, Kenora Holly Ann Friesan at HAF Studio (painting & inkblot): 215 Second St. South, Kenora Marielle Benson at Old Armouries (painting): 316…