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Andy Everson shares K'ómoks culture in Taiwan

Andy Everson shares K'ómoks culture in Taiwan

Not many people take a couple of bags of goose down, a blanket and some tanned hides with them on a trip. But that’s just what Andy Everson packed when he went to Taiwan this July. Everson and six other Canadian First Nation performers participated in the Global Indigenous Peoples Performing Arts in Taiwan. The July 27 to Aug. 3 event marked the country’s 100th anniversary with a celebration of indigenous culture.

Wildlife to roam into Cumberland Sept. 25

Fresh off their Canadian and U.S. tours, followed by Ontario dates supporting Young The Giant, Toronto’s own Wildlife has been invited out on the road with fellow Canadian rockers Hollerado. Wildlife is coming to the Waverley Hotel in Cumberland Sun., Sept. 25.
Two local highland dancers competed at world championships in Scotland

Two local highland dancers competed at world championships in Scotland

Two local highland dancers, Rachel Bramley, 13, and Jillian Peacock, 16, of the Brigadoon Dance Academy, have travelled to Scotland with their dance teacher, Diena Henry. They will compete at the World Highland Dance Championships at the Cowal Highland Gathering in Dunoon, Scotland this Friday.

Lensemen give look into past

At the Elks’ hall this week, treat yourself to an “18 karat” evening as the Lensmen take you on a journey through the golden age of jazz.
Two artists both exploring interior and exterior interplay

Two artists both exploring interior and exterior interplay

This Thursday evening, the Seniors' Gallery presents Outside Inside, an exhibit of acrylic paintings by Robin Mayor and Katarina Meglic.

Grill, Chill event success

Grill and Chill had a successful event this year.

Bad Boy Blues at Cumberland Hotel

Vancouver Island MusicFest will offer a series of concerts in partnership with the Cumberland Hotel that are partial fundraisers for VIMF.

Fall playshop will be fun

Want to meet some new people? Looking for some fun and interesting classes?

Join Treble Twins for recording date

Joe’s Garage on Fifth is playing host to the unique music styles of the Treble Twins and holding a recording session this Thursday at 8:30 p.m.
Dance diva coming from Montreal for workshops

Dance diva coming from Montreal for workshops

AMRITA CHOUDHURY will offer two dance workshops in August in the Comox Valley.