News & Events

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MAY 2015

Sunday afternoons from 2pmJam session at Garden Bay Pub - various artists.

Date tba: Garden Bay Classic Fishing Derby – register at Garden Bay Pub. 

 

2nd Friday of every month, 7pm: School of Music Coffeehouse, local performing artists, Pender Harbour School of Music, Madeira Park. 

May 16: Pender Harbour May Day Festival, Madeira Park
May 15-17: Attack of Danger Bay 11 - Thrill’m and spill’m street long board race with racers reaching speeds of 60k down the hills and corners of 
Murdoch Dr., Francis Peninsula; www.coastlongboarding.com/dangerbay.cfm

May 10: Concert: Paul Marleyn & Mauro BertoliPender Harbour Music School in Madeira Park; 2pm; penderharbourmusic.ca.

Date tba: Garden Bay Classic Golf Tournament - www.gardenbaypub.com

May 30-July 12: Exhibition: Feltwork by Jill Denton, UK at FibreWorks Gallery in Madeira Park

JUNE 2015


Sunday afternoons from 2pmJam session at Garden Bay Pub - various artists. 
June 2-4, 2015 – Workshop with Jackie Abrams: Catshead Baskets at FibreWorks Studio, in Madeira Park. 
See Jackie’s website

June 5,6, 7: Pender Harbour Blues Festival12th annual; every shade of blue; penderharbourbluesfestival.com

 

2nd Friday of every month, 7pm: School of Music Coffeehouse, local performing artists, Pender Harbour School of Music, Madeira Park


May 30-July 12: Exhibition: Feltwork by Jill Denton, UK at FibreWorks Gallery in Madeira Park

 

June 12-14: Felting workshop with Jill Denton, UK, at FibreWorks Studio in Madeira Park


JULY 2015

Sat, July 4th: Malaspina Regatta - Yacht racing at the mouth of Pender Harbour with a BBQ & trophy presentation at Fisherman’s Resort & Marina afterwards. 
All sailboat classes compete for trophies with a handicap system ensuring that the biggest boat doesn't necessarily win. 
Est. 1990, hosted by Garden Bay Sailing Club. More info: David Twentyman, 604-883-1199. www.gardenbaysailingclub.com
Sunday afternoons from 2pmJam session at Garden Bay Pub - various artists. 

May 30-July 12: Exhibition: Feltwork by Jill Denton, UK at FibreWorks Gallery in Madeira Park

July 6-10: Sunshine Coast School of Celtic Music, Roberts Creek; www.coastcelticmusic.com

July 10-12: Pender Harbour Days. The first annual celebration of our maritime heritage with land-based heritage displays, 
sailing & paddling competitions, combined with arts fair & entertainment. www.penderharbour.ca. Don't miss it!

2nd Friday of every month, 7pmSchool of Music Coffeehouse, local performing artists, Pender Harbour School of Music, Madeira Park

Date tba – usually 3rd wknd in July: Highway 101 Music Festival, Lions Park, Pender Harbour

July 18-August 23: Exhibition: 'Explorations: Colour & Line,' New work by Patt Wilson, Powell River, BC, at FibreWorks Gallery


AUGUST 2015

Sunday afternoons from 2pmJam session at Garden Bay Pub - various artists.

2nd Friday of every month, 7pmSchool of Music Coffeehouse, local performing artists, Pender Harbour School of Music, Madeira Park

July 18 - August 23 – Exhibition: ‘Explorations: Colour & Line’, Patt Wilson, Powell River, BC, at FibreWorks Gallery in Madeira Park

Aug 13-16; Sunshine Coast Festival of the Written Arts, Rockwood Centre, Secheltwww.writersfestival.ca

Date tba – usually 2nd Sunday August: Annual Show & Shine, at Garden Bay Pub: Hot rods, cool classics and classic iron shine at our automobile and motorcycle show. Family-oriented afternoon of cars, bikes, live music, hillbuggy rod rides for kids, art, crafts, food, raffles and prize giveaways all day long. Admission is free, all proceeds go to local charity. 

Fri, Aug 13-16: Pender Harbour Chamber Music Festival , Madeira Park. Website: penderharbourmusic.ca/chamber-music/

August 21-23: Weaving workshop with Mary Bentley, FibreWorks Studio in Madeira Park

August 29 to October 04 – Exhibition: ‘mended’ – Work by members of the Surface Design Assoc, BC; at FibreWorks Gallery in Madeira Park

SEPTEMBER 2015

August 29 to October 04 – Exhibition: ‘mended’ – Work by members of the Surface Design Assoc, BC; at FibreWorks Gallery in Madeira Park

2nd Friday of every month, 7pmSchool of Music Coffeehouse, local performing artists, Pender Harbour School of Music, Madeira Park

Sept 18,19,20:  PenderHarbour 19th Annual Jazz Festival. Website: www.phjazz.ca

OCTOBER 2015

October 15-25: Sechelt Festival of the Arts. secheltartsfestival.com/contact/

October 16-18: Pender Harbour Mushroom Festival.

October 16-18: Sunshine Coast Art Crawl; self-guided studio & gallery tour from Langdale to Lund. www.suncoastarts.com/profiles/artcrawl