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Events ~ What's Happening & What's Coming Up

Artistry & Theatre  Galleries, performances, exhibits - Our Local Artists

Artists Displays
at Madawaska Coffee
Tue Jun 21 to Tue Aug 2
Madawaska Coffee, Barry's Bay

Exhibit of Works by Local Artists

Mike Vlaming

Joyce Burkholder

Madawaska Valley Artisan Festival
Sat Jul 9
Railway Station Park, Barry's Bay
10am - 5pm
& more..

The best artists & craftspeople from across Ontario

More than 25 vendors!

Held annually on the second Saturday of July
MV Studio Tour
Fri Jul 15 to Sun Jul 17
10 am to 5 pm

30th Anniversary!

Award-winning Madawaska Valley Studio Tour!
Visit over 25 artists and artisans at studios around the Valley.
Enjoy the arts and crafts and spectacular scenery!
Brochures & maps available at Tourist Information Centres and business locations throughout the Valley, and at participating studios.

Summer Tour
Fri, Sat & Sun - July 15, 16 & 17 2022

Autumn Tour
Fri, Sat & Sun - Sept 30m Oct 1 & 2 2022

Start anywhere you like on the map. Watch for the Maple Leaf Signs that mark each studio.
Visit the website for participating studios and map

Makers' Market in Barry's Bay
Sat Jul 23
Paul J. Yakabuski Community Centre
11 am to 3 pm

Over 30 Local Vendors

• Art
• Baby Items
• Baked Goods
• Accessories
• Candles
• Home Decor
• Macrame
• Pottery & More!

Bonnechere Authors Festival
Every Mon, Jul 4 to Jul 25
Eagles Nest, Eganville Arena
178 Jane St.
7 pm
Tickets $20 - Series $60 in advance

2022 Annual Bonnechere Authors Festival

Mon July 4 - Norm Boucher,
Horseplay: My Time Undercover on the Granville Strip
Memoir of his experience infiltrating the heart of Vancouver’s heroin scene in 1983

Mon July 11 - Merilyn Simonds
Woman, Watching: Louise de Kiriline Lawrence and the Songbirds
of Pimisi Bay
A biography

Mon July 18 - Rick Prashaw
Father Rick, Roamin’ Catholic
A memoir

Mon July 25 - Brenda Missen
Tumblehome: One Woman’s Canoeing Adventures in
the Divine Near Wilderness
Part travel adventure, part spiritual memoir,
based on her years of solo canoe trips in Algonquin Park.

Tickets available at the door.
Doors open at 6:30 PM for drinks and dessert
Speaker at 7:00.

Stone Fence Theatre
Every Wed, Every Thu, Jul 20 to Aug 5
Rankin Culture and Community Centre
7:30 pm; Box dinner at 4:45
$40; youth $10; plus tax

Tom Thomson & The Colours of Canada:
Love, gossip and murder in Algonquin Park

Ragtime musical celebrates the famous painter's life, his mysterious death and the woman who loved him

Featuring Tom Thomson Wilderness Art Festival - works by Ottawa Valley artists
Complementary dessert by Schmidt's Catering and hot beverage by Madawaska Coffee

Wed & Thur - July 20 to August 5
August 17 & 18
Sept 18, 23, and 25. Shows on Sundays start at 2 pm

Stone Fence Theatre fosters artistic, heritage and historic awareness by developing and producing theatre, music, dance, storytelling and comedy in, of, and about the Ottawa Valley.

Pop Up Art Exhibits
Mon Jan 10 to Sun Mar 20
Eganville, Arnprior and Petawawa

People and Place
A map of our local waterways unlike any you’ve seen before

Exhibit at Fifth Chute Coffee, Eganville

Pop Up Art Virtual Galleries

Pop Up Art exhibits are best seen live, but when you can’t make it or need to see them again, these virtual galleries are the next best thing.

Tree Story

Wish You Were Here (postal art)

Good Ancestor

Welcome To My World

New Patterns in the Kitchesippi Watershed

During the winter of 2021 creative thinkers gathered to dream about human patterns and their impact on our lives and the natural world.
What philosophies are we embedding into the new patterns we make?

The resulting short film is now available on YouTube - link below.

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Barry's Bay & Area Public Library

Summer activities program for children, Internet access, word processing, books for all ages, memberships

Barry's Bay Senior Home Support

Subsidized transportation for seniors, information & referral services, co-ordinate

Madawaska Kanu Centre

Learn from the river, with the river. Come paddle with us at our wilderness resort on the Madawaska River! MKC provides

Queenswood National Real Estate Ltd.

Residential, commercial, farm & recreational properties,

Ash Grove Inn & Restaurant

Open year-round, seven days a week. Lakeside dining and accomodations with sidedoor bar & billiards. Ask about our

Bonnechere Union Public Library

Lending books, audio & video. Providing children and adult learning/recreation

Sigrid Naturals

Meander through enchanting gardens and explore our unique shop showcasing local artisans creating: pottery, birdbaths,

Bonnechere Valley Windows

Locally manufactured in Eganville. High quality European style vinyl windows & doors. Custom sizes, shapes &