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Jul
07

Introduction to Rug Hooking - Primitive Style

Date: July 07, 2015

Location: Allan Macpherson House & Park, 180 Elizabeth Street, Napanee

Category: Arts and Culture

The Allan Macpherson House invites you to participate in a hands-on, educational workshop. If you have ever wanted to try rug hooking, this is the workshop for you. Loretta will start with the basics and cover the supplies and techniques of primitive rug hooking. Students will then have an opportunity to practice the technique of pulling up loops of wool and see why we're all “hooked” on this fun and creative textile art. No prior rug hooking knowledge or experience required. Instructor - Loretta Moore $35/person (Pre-registration required & payment due upon registration) A starter kit must be purchased from the teacher on the class date. There are many designs, size and price options available. To see possibilities refer to the online store at hookedonthelake.wordpress.com - page down to KITS. Kits will range from $45 - $75. Students need to bring scissors and either a good quality quilting hoop with a long bolt or a Qsnap frame. Appropriate hooks will be available from the teacher. There is a maximum of 8 participants per workshop. To reserve your space, please contact the L&A County Museum & Archives at 613-354-3027. For more information, please visit www.MacphersonHouse.ca.

Jul
09

Wild about Wildlife

Date: July 09, 2015

Location: Conservation Park, Napanee

Category: Sporting Events

Free Family Fun at Conservation Park - Learn about water bugs and water quality - Meet bird experts and their falcon friends - Live Ontario reptile display - Discover what lives in Napanee River - Make a plant pot and take home a seedling - Nature games, activities and scavenger hunts - Children must be accompanied by an adult For more information visit www.quinteconservation.ca
Jul
09

Artisinal Cheese Making

Date: July 09, 2015

Location: 180 Elizabeth Street, Napanee

Category: Arts and Culture

Allan Macpherson House & Park, 180 Elizabeth Street, Napanee This summer, the Allan Macpherson House features 'Demo Days' where you're invited to participate in of interactive demonstrations in heritage, culinary and domestic arts. Make cheese in under an hour? Why yes you can! On July 9th, learn about Artisinal Cheese Making with demonstrator Trisha Morris, owner of Urbansteading Company. UrbanSteading Co. will demonstrate how to make simple soft cheeses at home in under an hour. Learn the basics of how the cheese making process works so you can experiment with making many varieties in your own kitchen. Three varieties of cheese kits will also be available for purchase so you can get started right away. Join in the fun from 1 - 3 pm. Admission for Demo Days is free. For more information, please call 613-354-3027 or visit www.MacphersonHouse.ca.
Jul
15

GNAAA - Plein Air Painting Workshop

Date: July 15, 2015

Location: TBD

Category: Arts and Culture

From July 15 - Aug. 19, the Greater Napanee and Area Art Association will be offering every Wednesday from 9:00 - 12:00 paint-outs (weather permitting) in a variety of inspiring locations in and around Napanee. Tim Nimigan will offer a "Paint-out workshop" on July 15, providing guidance and suggestions on composition and colours and assist you with your painting. The cost for attending the workshop is $20.00 for members and $30.00 for non members: register before May 22, by emailing/calling Bernice Wood @ jawood99@hotmail.com, 1- 613-217-1088. Regular Paintouts will be free for members. Stay tuned for the paint-out locations and other activities on our FB page : www.facebook.com/NAPANEEARTS.
Jul
16

Wool Dyeing

Date: July 16, 2015

Location: 180 Elizabeth Street, Napanee, ON

Category: Arts and Culture

This summer, the Allan Macpherson House features 'Demo Days' where you're invited to participate in of interactive demonstrations in heritage, culinary and domestic arts. On July 16th, learn about wool dyeing with demonstrator Beth Fisher, owner of the Alpaca Stop. Learn to dye wool using organic and synthetic colourings. Beth makes learning this heritage art fun and colourful. Her wares will be available for purchasing. Join in the fun from 1 - 3 pm. Admission for Demo Days is free. For more information, please call 613-354-3027 or visit www.MacphersonHouse.ca.
Jul
23

The Napanee Country Jamboree

Date: July 23, 2015

Location: 170 York Street, Napanee, Ontario K7R 3N8

Category: Community Events

4 Days of Great Country Music. Over 40 entertainers. 50/60 dance and dinner on Friday, July 24th. All Weekend Camping or Day Passes available. Rain or Shine event. Everyone Welcome. The Napanee Country Jamboree on Facebook
Aug
07

EMERALD MUSIC FESTIVAL

Date: August 07, 2015

Location: 12675 Front Road

Category: Arts and Culture

Emerald Music Festival August 7, 8, 9 2015 Three days of great entertainment and fun for all ages. Free Camping provided or just bring your coolers and lawn chairs and see what Amherst Island has to offer. Weekend pass for $35.00 and day rates available. Check out our web site @ emeraldmusicfestival.com Or contact Dan or Joan @ 613-389-8297
Aug
29

ART IN THE PARK - Arts Exhibition and Sale 2015

Date: August 29, 2015

Location: Conservation Park

Category: Arts and Culture

Napanee and Area artists will exhibit their art work in Conservation Park - come and feast your eyes, meet the artists, enjoy the music all day with talented Napanee singers- win prizes and indulge in an original piece of Art!!!! This event is sponsored by EXIT Realty Acceleration - your dedicated local realty brokerage who initiated and is continuing to support this opportunity for Arts in Greater Napanee.