Supporting Arts and Culture in the Nicola Valley
Nicola Valley Arts Council
Courthouse Arts Gallery
February Community Show
Form, Figures, Faces
Humans, and Others...
February 1-March 3, 2018
Reception Friday Feb 2, 4-7pm
17 local artists are showing their on-the-wall and 3D art.
Natalie Rostad-Desjarlais (part of submission shown)
Pius Chong...and more
Fabulous Movies coming to Merritt!
Nicola Valley Film Society presents fabulous movies on Mondays (check dates below) at 7:00 pm at the NVIT LECTURE THEATRE. Tickets are $5.00 at the Door and Memberships for the 6 films in the 2017/18 season are $2.00. Season Tickets are available. Parking is FREE and there is no food or drink allowed in the theatre. For more info phone 378 3974
2018 Season Schedule:
FEBRUARY 19TH 2018: “LAND OF MINE” Rated: 14A (Denmark/ Germany 2015)
Nicola Valley Film Society presents “LAND OF MINE” Rated 14A on Monday February 19th at 7:00 pm at the NVIT LECTURE THEATRE. Tickets are $5.00 at the Door and Memberships for the 6 films in the 2017/18 Season are $2.00. Parking is FREE and there is no food or drink allowed in the theatre.
This moving and tense WWII drama is based upon the true story of young German POW’s who have to detect and disarm German land mines along the Danish seaside beaches at the end of the war. This film is in Danish with English subtitles.
MARCH 12TH 2018: “THE GLASS CASTLE” Rated PG (USA 2017)
Grant received from
BC Interior Community!
We have received $600 to help fund
this annual series of events.
June 21 - Aboriginal Day
July 1 - Canada Day
Sept 22/23 - Garlic Festival
Art in the Park will be fabulous!
Children's Art Program!
At the Courthouse Arts Gallery
With Renee Hartwig Bauwens
6-10 year olds
4 Monthly Sessions January $40
(Session may be full)
10-13 year olds
3 Monthly Sessions January $30
To sign up, email Renee Bauwens firstname.lastname@example.org
Nell Veale helps Renee with her Art Buds class. Thanks, Nell!
Open Mic Night
Music, Spoken Word..
Fridays starting January 5
7 to 9 pm
Sign-up 6:30 pm
Max 10 minutes per performance
January 2018 ...Switching to Friday nights!
Secret Door Gallery
at Brambles Bakery & Cafe
Artist - Stefanie Travers
Opening Reception at 6 pm on Wed., Jan. 10
with live music and light refreshments
Feb 1-Mar 3: Community Show: Form, Figures, Faces
March: Youth Show
April/May: SD 58 Arts Festival Show
May/June: Natalie Rostad-Desjarlais
July: Art Walk
August: Art Walk Artists
Art Walk 2018
Our 6th annual Art Walk Show & Sale is a celebration of local talent and community spirit!
Art Walk kicks off on Canada Day at Central Park ( ) and continues in the community locations from .
In August there is a wrap up party at the Courthouse Arts Gallery on 1840 Nicola Avenue.Art Walk is a great opportunity to explore our community and check out local artists.
Artists - Sign up now to show your work in Art Walk 2018.
Information Form (attached pdf here)
Application form: PDF Application Form here.
Pay online here: Art Walk - Online Payment
Art Walk is a partnership between the Merritt & District Chamber of Commerce and the Nicola Valley Community Arts Council.
Merritt: June 21st Aboriginal Day and July 1st Canada Day
Lower Nicola: Sept 22-23 Garlic Fest
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