Tuesday, July 31, 2012


to participate in this year's Brampton Global Jazz and Blues Festival. Find out the details here: http://bactalk.blogspot.ca/2012/04/call-for-local-musicians-to-participate.html

Originally published at 10:53 AM on April 25, 2012
Republished at 11:40 AM on May 1, 2012, 2: 27 PM on May 8, 5:35 PM on May 16, 2012, 1:33 pm on May 30, 2012, 4:18 PM on June 11, 2012, July 04, 2012 1pm, July 12, 2012 3:18pm, July 19, 2012 at 2:41PM, July 26, 2012 at 1:27PM, July 31st 2012 at 4:05PM

Thursday, July 26, 2012

Congratulations to CCB and CSO

Good news! Congrats to Chinguacousy Concert Band and Swing Orchestra on being a 2012 Drive Change Nominee. Find out more here: http://drivechangewithkia.ca/entries/117-chinguacouse-concert-band-and-swing-orchestra

Originally published on July 19, 2012 on 2:38PM
Republished on July 26, 2012 at 1:17PM

Thursday, July 19, 2012


Peel Panto Players have an excellent 2012-2013 season and are still looking for Directors and Producers for all the shows in the upcoming season, see www.peelplayers.com for the seasons details. If you’re interested, please email peelpantoplayers@yahoo.ca or leave a message at 905-791-7478.

Originally published on July 12, 2012 on 3:16PM
Reublished on July 19, 2012 at 2:18PM

Dont Miss Out on Brown Ale's Performance

July 13, 6:45 PM. BAC Member Glenn McFarlane’s group Brown Ale performs at the Canterbury Folk Festival in Ingersoll, ON as part of the “Swine and Wine” an annual pig roast tradition.

Originally published on July 12, 2012 on 3:10 PM
Republished on July 19, 2012 on 2:17PM

A Week Full of Intensive Theatre Instruction

July 9 – 13, July 16 – 20, August 13 – 17. Ages 3 – 15. A week full of intensive theatre instruction. Classes in acting, voice, movement and creative art. Each week ends with a fabulous showcase at Free Admission. It doesn’t matter if you are a dancer, singer or actor have it all. Call The Studio 905-454-5735 to register. The Studio welcomes former Brampton Theatre School students with a 20% discount! Summer office hours, open every Tuesday and Wednesday evening 5:00-7:30. For more info: http://www.artsbrampton.ca/NF/Studio2012a.pdf

Originally published on July 04, 2012 on 11:44 AM
Republished on July 12, 2012 at 3:07pm and July 19, 2012 2:14pm

Art Classes at Beaux-Arts Brampton

July 23- 27 & Aug. 13 -17 (Weekdays),9am – 4 pm. Art Classes at Beaux-Arts Brampton. For Kids, 8 - 12, July and August. Painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture collage, life drawing, abstract art and more. Call 905 454 5677 or www.beauxartsbrampton.com . Also visit: http://www.artsbrampton.ca/NF/BABartclasses2012a.pdf for upcoming kids AND adult classes.

Originally published on July 04, 2012 on 11:34 AM
Republished on July 12, 2012 at 3:06pm, July 19, 2012 at 2:10pm

Thursday, July 12, 2012

Calling Out for Volunteers!!!

Not for profit group Perpetual Bazaar in downtown Brampton is looking for volunteers to help man the shop and with special events, like Farmers' Market on Saturdays. Volunteers who are 55 and over are also asked to help create in-store items. If interested, contact abelfamily@sympatico.ca.

Originally published on July 04, 2012 on 12:52 AM
Republished on July 12, 2012 on 3:08pm

Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Spring Flowers Photo Contest Results

"Just Iris" from Bramptonian winner Ross Osprey

1st Place - AMBER WAKELING - AYLMER,ON - "Spring Blossom"

2nd Place - ELLA JEANS - TORONTO, ON - "Lilly"

3rd Place - ROSS OSPREY - BRAMPTON, ON - "Just Iris"

Thank you to all of our participants. They look forward to your entries in future contests!

The Art Workshop is a division of the Brampton Art Fair.


Yarn/Textile Storming Event

July 7, 10 am – NOON. Peel Art Gallery Museum + Archives is organizing a yarn/textile storming event. Come out and help PAMA to transform their front lawn or just to say hi! http://colourfulroots.wordpress.com/ Gerrie Loveys, gerrie.loveys@peelregion.ca Also known as yarn bombing!

Originally published on July 04, 2012 on 12:59 AM

Watercolour Painting Workshop

July 5, 7 - 9 pm. Negative Water Colour With a Positive Twist!!! The Art Workshop will guide you through a different approach with water colour. This is not the traditional style of water colour painting but rather a more loose and unique format. Presented by a division of the Brampton Art Fair. www.theartsworkshop.ca

Originally published on July 04, 2012 on 12:48 AM

Vendor spaces available

Still some vendor space available! Learnapalooza Festival.

Presented by the BramptonArtFair.com.

Saturday, July 21 from 9am to 4pm at Terry Miller Rec Centre. We'll have artists, crafters, and a variety of local activities and opportunities to learn - like sports instruction, music lessons, and so much more! Fun for the whole family and each booth with be demonstrating and explaining their work. A great learning experience. FREE admission and parking.

Originally published on May 16, 2012 at 4:41 PM
Republished again on June 26, 2012 at 1:19PM

Peel Panto Players presents

July 7, 2 pm & 7:30 pm. July 8, 2 pm. The return of the Black Box Festival to Brampton!  3 shows only at Cyril Clark Theatre, 20 Loafers Lake Lane (downstairs of the Library). $6. Children under 12 free when accompanied by an adult and with a donation of a non-perishable food item. Check out what’s playing: http://www.artsbrampton.ca/NF/PPP%20BBF.pdf  

Originally published on June 23, 2012 on 2:34 PM
Republished on June 26, 2012 on 1:08PM

Rock School Summer Camps

The Rock School July & August Summer Camps ($195 per Week).  Your Choice - Singing or Guitar Camp - Only $195 per week. The Rock School has been serving the Brampton community for over 5 years.  With strong commitment to music education, the Rock School knows how to make learning fun and are the best choice for music lessons & camps.  For more info, please go to: http://therockschool.ca/lessons-camps/ or call 905-487-1425 - All Camps are 9am to 4pm and will take place at 6 George street South - Downtown Brampton.

Originally published on June 11, 2012 at 3:37 PM
Republished again on June 18, 2:31 pm; June 23, 2:29 PM, June 28 at 1:04 pm