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June 3 to July 15  Salmon Arm Art Gallery presents The Blue Trail, seven artists celebrating Canadian waterways. Gallery hours are Tuesday to Saturday 11am to 4pm, admission by donation. Sponsored by Salmar Community Association, Waterway Houseboat Vacations and Shuswap Film Society.

Saturday, June 24  RJ Haney Heritage Village & Museum in partnership with the Di-Versity Heritage Quilt Group presents Pieces of History Re-Stitched. 10am to 7pm, $6 at the gate.for information phone 2500-832-5243.

Wednesday, June 28  Wednesday On the Wharf, 6:45pm at Marine Park, featuring Crown the Guilty. Sponsored by Johnston Meier Insurance.

Wednesday, June 28 to August 30 Acuity Advisors presents Downtown Farm & Craft Market, Ross St. Plaza at 4pm.

Friday, June 30  Enderby & District Arts Council proudly present Adam Fitzpatrick’s Elvis Evolution Tribute Show. 7pm at the Splatsin Community Centre 5775 Old Vernon Road, Enderby. Admission by donation at the door.

Saturday, July 1  The Art Gallery will be open from 11am to 3pm on Canada Day.

Saturday, July 1  Landmarks of Canada Community Picnic at Canoe Beach. Don’t want to put the family in a car for a road trip? Come to Canoe Beach on Canada Day and tour the country on foot! Make your picnic supper and pick your province, enjoy local music, go for a swim, have some birthday cake and stick around for a few fireworks at 10pm.

Saturday, July 1 The Salmon Arm Children’s Festival Society presents JUNO award winner Norman Foote at this years Canada Day Children’s Festival 10am – 3pm at the Salmon Arm Fairgrounds. Celebrate Canada Day at Salmon Arm’s biggest children’s party! Lots of fun for all ages-including FREE CAKE at 12:30pm. All kids get a FREE GAME TICKET plus kids wearing red get a FREE GAME TICKET.

July 4 to 8 Runaway Moon Theatre Art and Drama Camp. 9am to 12:30pm. Register at info@runawaymoon.org or call 250-838-6751.

Wednesday, July 5  Wednesday On the Wharf, 6:45pm at Marine Park, featuring Declan O’Donovan. Sponsored by Toliver Design.

Thursday, July 6 & 20  Jazz at the downtown LIVE Stage, Ross Street Plaza at 7pm. Sponsored by Acuity Advisors.

July 6 to August 27  Reedman Gallery Artist Collaborative presents original artwork by many local artists. Open Thursday to Sunday 10am – 4pm. Gallery located in the Blind Bay Hall at 2510 Blind Bay Rd. For more information jtokersix@gmail.com

Friday, July 7, 14, 21 & 28 Enjoy live music at the downtown LIVE Stage at Ross St. Plaza, 12:30pm. Sponsored by Acuity Advisors.

Saturday, July 8 and 9  Duo Concert  with Flutist Hyun Im Yoon &  Pianist Joo Yeun Shin at the St Andrews Presbyterian Church 1981 9 Ave NE. 7:30pm on July 8 and 2pm on July 9. For more information call Cliff at 250-833-8370. Tickets $15 Adults and $10 Students.

Tuesday, July 11  Salmon Arm Art Gallery presents Trader Tuesday from 3pm to 4pm. Bring your Artist Trading Cards to trade, or make some more! Everyone welcome.

Wednesday, July 12  Wednesday On the Wharf, 6:45pm at Marine Park, featuring Chicken-Like Birds. Sponsored by Shuswap Veterinary Clinic.

Wednesday, July 19  Wednesday On the Wharf, 6:45pm at Marine Park, with a double feature; Marine & The Specks, and No Mothers. Sponsored by Stella Jones Canada Inc.

July 21 to 23  Theatre on the Edge, Shuswap Theatre’s summer festival of bold and brave theatre, is back. Seven fresh, new 60 minute theatre productions alternate with sets of live music outdoors from noon to night. Buy a pass and immerse yourself in the experience – 14 shows to choose from! Tickets and information at www.shuswaptheatre.com.

Friday, July 21  Salmon Arm Art Gallery presents the opening reception of Rolling Stock, an open photography exhibition about graffiti on rail cars. Live music and refreshments, 7pm to 9pm, admission by donation. Exhibition runs until August 26. Sponsored by Drew, Lee-Hai & Associates.

July 25 to August 27 Caravan Farm Theatre presents The Ballad of Weedy Peetstraw. A bluegrass Opera by Peter Anderson & John Millard. 7:30pm nightly, Rain or Shine! No shows Monday. Ticketseller.ca or 1866-311-1011.

Wednesday, July 26  Wednesday On the Wharf, 6:45pm at Marine Park, featuring Devon Coyote. Sponsored by Askew’s Foods.

July 31 to August 3  Shuswap Wild Wonders Art Camp for kids in grades 6 to 10. The focus is on observing and discovery as this is both a part of art making and exploring in nature. Maximum 12 participants, $235. More info at shuswapwildwonders.wixsite.com

Wednesday, August 2  Wednesday On the Wharf, 6:45pm at Marine Park, featuring Hanne Kah. Sponsored by Chad Eliason, Mortgage Broker.

Thursday, August 3, 17 & 31  Jazz at the downtown LIVE Stage, Ross St. Plaza at 7pm. Sponsored by Acuity Advisors.

Saturday, August 5, 12, 19 & 26 Enjoy live music at the downtown LIVE Stage at Ross St. Plaza, 7pm. Sponsored by Acuity Advisors.

Tuesday, August 8  Salmon Arm Art Gallery presents Trader Tuesday from 3pm to 4pm. Bring your Artist Trading Cards to trade, or make some more! Everyone welcome.

Wednesday, August 9  Wednesday On the Wharf, 6:45pm at Marine Park, featuring Seal Skull Hammer. Sponsored by Tim Horton’s.

Wednesday, August 16  Wednesday On the Wharf, 6:45pm at Marine Park, featuring Twin Peaks. Sponsored by Salmon Arm Roots & Blues Festival.

Thursday, August 17  Salmon Arm Art Gallery presents Coffee Break from 2pm to 4pm. Enjoy complimentary locally roasted organic coffee and fresh baked cookies while perusing the exhibition.

Wednesday, August 23  Wednesday On the Wharf, 6:45pm at Marine Park, featuring Eryn Robertson. Sponsored by Okanagan College.

Wednesday, August 30  Wednesday On the Wharf, 6:45pm at Marine Park, with the season finale by the Salmon Armenians. Sponsored by Drew Lee-Hai & Associates.

Friday, September 1  Salmon Arm Art Gallery presents the opening reception of Chris Cran, new works. Live music and refreshments, 7pm to 9pm, admission by donation. Exhibition runs until Sept. 30.

Thursday, September 7  6:30 – 9pm at the Salvation Army good Hope Church, 191 2nd Ave. NE. Sing in Harmony with the Shuswap Singers Community Choir! We are looking for new members soprano, alto, tenor, bass over the age of 15. Join us for the season.

Tuesday, September 12  Salmon Arm Art Gallery presents Trader Tuesday from 3pm to 4pm. Bring your Artist Trading Cards to trade, or make some more! Everyone welcome.

Thursday, September 21  Salmon Arm Art Gallery presents Coffee Break from 2pm to 4pm. Enjoy complimentary locally roasted organic coffee and fresh baked cookies while perusing the exhibition.

Friday, October 6  Salmon Arm Art Gallery presents the opening reception of Kanata, new works by aboriginal artists, curated by Aaron Leon. Live music and refreshments, 7pm to 9pm, admission by donation. Exhibition runs until November 10.