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The Sayward Valley Folk Music Society is hosting Harpdog Brown and the Travelin’ Blues Show in concert on Sunday, March 11 as part of their 2018 tour to promote their latest album Travelin’ With the Blues.

Maple Blues Award winner Harpdog Brown takes his act to Sayward

Harpdog Brown is bringing his Travelin’ Blues Show to Sayward. This band…

  • Feb 28, 2018
The Sayward Valley Folk Music Society is hosting Harpdog Brown and the Travelin’ Blues Show in concert on Sunday, March 11 as part of their 2018 tour to promote their latest album Travelin’ With the Blues.
HANNA PETERSEN PHOTO                                February Artist-in-Residence Emma Rush performing with local guitarist Niall Weyer at the Athletic Hall in Sointula on Feb. 9.

The Sointula Art Shed draws artists to the North Island

Current Artist-in-Residence Emma Rush performed a concert at the Athletic Hall

HANNA PETERSEN PHOTO                                February Artist-in-Residence Emma Rush performing with local guitarist Niall Weyer at the Athletic Hall in Sointula on Feb. 9.
On Sunday, Feb. 11,The Sayward Valley Folk Music Society presents an evening of music with Vancouver recording artists Rio Samaya in concert.

Rio Samaya Band brings Latin rhythms and romantic melodies to the Sayward Valley

Latin rhythms and melodies will resonate in the Sayward Valley Sunday, Feb.…

  • Feb 1, 2018
On Sunday, Feb. 11,The Sayward Valley Folk Music Society presents an evening of music with Vancouver recording artists Rio Samaya in concert.
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A Brush with Henschel: Second beach

A Brush with Henschel: Second beach

“The road to Cape Scott leads off the main highway just before entering Port Hardy.”

A Brush with Henschel: Second beach
Songs of the Southern Belles at Civic Centre

Songs of the Southern Belles at Civic Centre

The North Island Concert Society will be back with Dockside Drive on Saturday, Feb. 17.

Songs of the Southern Belles at Civic Centre
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Choir performs five centuries of female composers in Sidney

Vox Femina performs great, overlooked, works

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Tovè Ryan sells like-new consignment wedding dresses at White Bridal Boutique in Lantzville. Photo by Tamara Cunningham

North Island wedding fair coming to Courtenay on Sunday

Head to the Florence Filberg Centre for the first annual Hitched Wedding and Events Affair brought to you by Black Press

Tovè Ryan sells like-new consignment wedding dresses at White Bridal Boutique in Lantzville. Photo by Tamara Cunningham
THEATRE FOR LIVING PHOTO                                Actors perform a scene from the play šxwʔamət (home).

Reconciliation based interactive play coming to Port Hardy

Theatre for Living is touring the play šxwʔamət (home)

THEATRE FOR LIVING PHOTO                                Actors perform a scene from the play šxwʔamət (home).
A Brush with Henschel: Inside Passage- January

A Brush with Henschel: Inside Passage- January

The west coast could be blessed with an abundance of snow this…

A Brush with Henschel: Inside Passage- January
Portside Academy Christmas Recital photo gallery

Portside Academy Christmas Recital photo gallery

The Portside Academy of Performing Arts held its annual Christmas Recital at…

Portside Academy Christmas Recital photo gallery
HANNA PETERSEN PHOTO                                Vivace is comprised of Tiffany Desrosiers, Frankie Cena, Melody Courage, and Gabriel MacDonald.

Vivace wows with powerful voices and hometown love

The group delighted the audience with powerful renditions of opera and pop songs

HANNA PETERSEN PHOTO                                Vivace is comprised of Tiffany Desrosiers, Frankie Cena, Melody Courage, and Gabriel MacDonald.
Ninth annual Mount Waddington Highland Dance Association’s Fall Competition results

Ninth annual Mount Waddington Highland Dance Association’s Fall Competition results

During intermission, the audience was treated to a traditional First Nations welcome dance.

Ninth annual Mount Waddington Highland Dance Association’s Fall Competition results
Crash Palace Cowboys rockin’ out on the North Island

Crash Palace Cowboys rockin’ out on the North Island

“We all work here, it’s a beautiful community and we support those that love us and the one’s we love.”

Crash Palace Cowboys rockin’ out on the North Island
On Sunday Oct. 8 at 7 p.m., the Sayward Valley Folk Music Society presents Sam Lennox In Concert at the Sayward Heritage Hall, 1257 Sayward Road.

Sam Lennox in concert at the Heritage Hall, Sayward

Sam Lennox has been here on the Island for 28 years but…

  • Sep 28, 2017
On Sunday Oct. 8 at 7 p.m., the Sayward Valley Folk Music Society presents Sam Lennox In Concert at the Sayward Heritage Hall, 1257 Sayward Road.
Fall Festival at Haig-Brown House celebrates Rivers Day in Campbell River

Fall Festival at Haig-Brown House celebrates Rivers Day in Campbell River

Each year in celebration of Rivers Day the property of Campbell River’s…

  • Sep 21, 2017
Fall Festival at Haig-Brown House celebrates Rivers Day in Campbell River
Humpback whale spotted from the Adventure Tours Prince Rupert vessel. A public talk host by the aquarium will discuss how to avoid collisions with humpbacks. Photo by Shannon Lough / Black Press

The Return of Giants — Campbell River lecture looks at reviving humpback whale numbers

Are you a boater? Someone Interested in B.C.’s marine life? Then this…

  • Sep 19, 2017
Humpback whale spotted from the Adventure Tours Prince Rupert vessel. A public talk host by the aquarium will discuss how to avoid collisions with humpbacks. Photo by Shannon Lough / Black Press
Jazz it up at Campbell River’s Royal Coachman on Sunday

Jazz it up at Campbell River’s Royal Coachman on Sunday

If you need a jazz fix, check out Sympatico Jazz at the…

  • Sep 18, 2017
Jazz it up at Campbell River’s Royal Coachman on Sunday
Campbell River Festival of Films announces its 2017 fall season

Campbell River Festival of Films announces its 2017 fall season

The Campbell River Festival of Films (CRFF) has set its fall season…

  • Sep 14, 2017
Campbell River Festival of Films announces its 2017 fall season
Canadian Music Hall of Famer Burton Cummings will help celebrate Campbell River theatre’s 30th Anniversary

Canadian Music Hall of Famer Burton Cummings will help celebrate Campbell River theatre’s 30th Anniversary

In celebration of the Tidemark Theatre’s 30th Anniversary this fall, the Tidemark…

  • Sep 12, 2017
Canadian Music Hall of Famer Burton Cummings will help celebrate Campbell River theatre’s 30th Anniversary
A Brush with Henschel: September – Nimpkish Lake
A Brush with Henschel: September – Nimpkish Lake