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February 2017
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SS Film Fest: The Eagle Huntress

February 22 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The Eagle Huntress follows Aisholpan, a 13-year-old girl, as she trains to become the first female in twelve generations of her Kazakh family to become an eagle hunter, and rises to the pinnacle of a tradition that has been handed down from father to son for centuries. Set against the breathtaking expanse of the Mongolian steppe, The Eagle Huntress features some of the most awe-inspiring cinematography ever captured in a documentary, giving this intimate tale of a young girl's quest…

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Primeval: Enter the Incomappleux

February 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

  From award-winning filmmaker Damien Gillis (Fractured Land) and Valhalla Wilderness Society comes a new documentary of breathtaking beauty, Primeval: Enter the Incomappleux. The 19-minute film tells the story of the majesty, magic and endurance of one of the world's last truly intact temperate rain forests - the incomparable Incomappleux. To document its 2,000-year-old trees and rare lichens, Gillis joined a Herculean expedition of conservationists, biologists and wilderness explorers, deep into the heart of BC's Selkirk Mountains. February 24th at…

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March 2017
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SWOVA: International Women’s Day

March 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
ArtSpring – Gallery, 100 Jackson Avenue
Salt Spring Island, V8K 2V8 Canada
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March 8 is International Women's Day (IWD) and SWOVA's opportunity to celebrate! This year SWOVA will honour Women Volunteers as Changemakers at our "Tapas and Treats" event at ArtSpring, 7:00 to 9:00pm on Wednesday, March 8th, 2017. Together we will honour exceptional women who volunteer their time and talent, energy and enthusiasm in our community. This year SWOVA is proud to partner with Volunteer and Community Resources (VCR) to help us identify women volunteers of all ages who make -…

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Open House on Gulf Islands Regional Trails Plan

March 9 @ 3:30 pm - 6:30 pm
ArtSpring – Gallery, 100 Jackson Avenue
Salt Spring Island, V8K 2V8 Canada
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The Capital Regional District is developing a regional trails plan for the Gulf Islands. The plan will identify a conceptual regional trail route on each of the main islands and provide direction for implementation. You are welcome to drop in at one of the open houses to provide comments. You may also provide your feedback online by March 31, 2017 at: www.crd.bc.ca/project/gulf-islands-regional-trails-plan

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Governance Salon

March 10 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
ArtSpring – Gallery, 100 Jackson Avenue
Salt Spring Island, V8K 2V8 Canada
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GOVERNANCE SALON – Expanding the Conversation on Governance and the BC Societies Act You know you must both transition and revise your constitution and bylaws to be compliant with the new BC Societies Act.  When you opened up the conversation on what you had to do, all kinds of other questions emerged… “What’s the impact of the new legislation on how we operate as a board and as an organization?”  “Should our ‘senior manager’ be a Director and what does that…

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$15 - 2017 Forum Members; $20 General

SS Forum: Dr. Aaron Devor, Research Chair in Transgender Studies

March 11 @ 7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
ArtSpring – Gallery, 100 Jackson Avenue
Salt Spring Island, V8K 2V8 Canada
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Transgender and other gender variant people in our society face many challenges. However, as a recent National Geographic cover suggests, a Gender Revolution is taking place. A widespread conversation about gender is happening – and the Forum wants you to be part of it! Dr. Aaron Devor - the world’s only Research Chair in Transgender Studies, as well as the Founder and Academic Director of the world’s largest Transgender Archives, located at the University of Victoria - joins the Forum in conversation. Dr.…

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Bach on the Rock: Spring

March 18 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
ArtSpring – Theatre, 100 Jackson Avenue
Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2V8 Canada
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Bach on the Rock welcomes spring with a spectacular concert on Saturday, March 18th. Music Director Michael Jarvis will conduct the orchestra and choir performing: Handel: Water Music J.S. Bach: Violin Concerto in A minor Paul Luchkow Soloist Mozart: Litany in B flat, K. 125 Please join us at 7:30 pm for an evening of beautiful music. Tickets are for sale at the box office. Adults are $20 and students $5. Find our more about this concert and Bach on…

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Celebration of Life for Richard Moses

March 19 @ 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
ArtSpring – Gallery, 100 Jackson Avenue
Salt Spring Island, V8K 2V8 Canada
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Please join family and friends for an open-house Celebration of Life for Richard Moses, a citizen of Saltspring Island, musician, writer, radio announcer on CFSI, and a former ArtSpring Board member and Front of House Volunteer. Richard passed away peacefully on February 6 in Victoria. The Celebration will take place in the ArtSpring Galleries, Sunday, March 19 from 2:30pm until 5:30pm.

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$15 Forum Member; $20 Public

SS Forum: Jennifer Welsh, 2016 CBC Massey Lecturer

March 24 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
ArtSpring – Theatre, 100 Jackson Avenue
Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2V8 Canada
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“History is back, with a vengeance.” Jennifer Welsh, who joins the Salt Spring Forum in conversation, delivered this arresting message in her 2016 CBC Massey Lecture, The Return of History: Conflict, Migration, and Geopolitics in the Twenty-First Century. With Donald Trump’s attempted entry-ban on individuals from seven Muslim-majority countries, continued violence in the Middle East, Russian authoritarianism and expansionism, deepening economic inequality in the West—there are many causes for serious concern in today’s world. Jennifer Welsh is the best possible…

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April 2017
$18 Adults; $15 Seniors; $10 Youth

Viva Chorale! “The World of Small”

April 8 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
ArtSpring – Theatre, 100 Jackson Avenue
Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2V8 Canada
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"Viva Chorale!", directed by Caroni Young and accompanied by Diana English, sings "The World of Small," a tribute to Emily Carr, renowned West Coast artist and author. From the beauty of nature, to music celebrating First Nations people...from the colours of Emily's art to the fun of her money and chickens...this concert will show vignettes of Emily's life. The program includes the Emily Carr Suite and Klee Wyck by Brian Tate; plus songs arranged by John Rutter, Alice Parker, Larry…

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$18 Adults, $15 Seniors, $10 Youth

Viva Chorale! “The World of Small”

April 9 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
ArtSpring – Theatre, 100 Jackson Avenue
Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2V8 Canada
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"Viva Chorale!", directed by Caroni Young and accompanied by Diana English, sings "The World of Small," a tribute to Emily Carr, renowned West Coast artist and author. From the beauty of nature, to music celebrating First Nations people...from the colours of Emily's art to the fun of her money and chickens...this concert will show vignettes of Emily's life. The program includes the Emily Carr Suite and Klee Wyck by Brian Tate; plus songs arranged by John Rutter, Alice Parker, Larry…

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GISS Improv Fundraiser

April 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
ArtSpring – Theatre, 100 Jackson Avenue
Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2V8 Canada
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It is so exciting for these six improvisors from Mayne, Pender and Salt Spring Islands (grades 9-12) to be going to the Canadian Improv Games national finals in Ottawa, our nation’s capital. Having won the Vancouver Island Region, they have earned a spot among the top twenty teams from across Canada. It’s a story of tremendous patriotic symbolism. It is no small distance from Salt Spring Island, B.C. to Ottawa, Ont. We travel the farthest distance out of all the…

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$15 Adults; 10 Students

Falling Awake

April 11 @ 7:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30pm, repeating until April 12, 2017

ArtSpring – Theatre, 100 Jackson Avenue
Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2V8 Canada
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Falling Awake is a multi-award winning surrealist physical comedy about a women and her deceased lover meeting beyond the veil. Brimming with mesmerizing illusions, tender serenades, and scenarios so absurd you’d wonder if you were dreaming. Hilarious and exquisite, this show features spontaneous fish, salt, flash floods, the musing of love, and the questionable nature of reality.  Five Stars - Winnipeg Free Press "Wonderulfly Bizarre" Vue Weekly Edmonton "Mastery of physical theatre" - London Free Press “A mesmerizing display of physical comedy" -NOW Toronto

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$15 Adults; 10 Students

Falling Awake

April 12 @ 7:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30pm, repeating until April 12, 2017

ArtSpring – Theatre, 100 Jackson Avenue
Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2V8 Canada
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Falling Awake is a multi-award winning surrealist physical comedy about a women and her deceased lover meeting beyond the veil. Brimming with mesmerizing illusions, tender serenades, and scenarios so absurd you’d wonder if you were dreaming. Hilarious and exquisite, this show features spontaneous fish, salt, flash floods, the musing of love, and the questionable nature of reality.  Five Stars - Winnipeg Free Press "Wonderulfly Bizarre" Vue Weekly Edmonton "Mastery of physical theatre" - London Free Press “A mesmerizing display of physical comedy" -NOW Toronto

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Rap Guide to Climate Chaos – A Pull Together Fundraiser

April 14 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
ArtSpring – Theatre, 100 Jackson Avenue
Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2V8 Canada
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The Salt Spring Community Energy Group is joining with Transition Salt Spring and the Salt Spring Forum to host an unusual and inspiring multimedia event – Baba Brinkman’s “Rap Guide To Climate Chaos”. The performance at ArtSpring Theatre on Friday, April 14 will be a fund-raiser for the Pull Together Campaign, a RavenTrust initiative to support legal and organizational costs of First Nations challenges to the Kinder Morgan Pipeline and Tankers Project. The event will include a social with refreshments…

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Raffi – 40th Anniversary Concert

April 15 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
ArtSpring – Theatre, 100 Jackson Avenue
Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2V8 Canada
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Join Raffi in the ArtSpring Theatre for his 40th Anniversary Concert! Baby Beluga, Down by the Bay, Bananaphone and many more Raffi favourites! Proceeds benefit the Centre for Child Honouring.

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Raffi – 40th Anniversary Concert

April 15 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
ArtSpring – Theatre, 100 Jackson Avenue
Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2V8 Canada
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Join Raffi in the ArtSpring Theatre for his 40th Anniversary Concert! Baby Beluga, Down by the Bay, Bananaphone and many more Raffi favourites! Proceeds benefit the Centre for Child Honouring.  

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$15 – 2017 Forum Members; $20 – General Public

SS Forum: Noam Chomsky – Film Screening & Live Discussion

April 21 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
ArtSpring – Theatre, 100 Jackson Avenue
Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2V8 Canada
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Noam Chomsky, the most influential intellectual of our time, joins the Salt Spring Forum for an exceptional on-screen event: both in film and live. This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for a Salt Spring audience to speak exclusively with Noam Chomsky! 10: 30 AM: Screening of the film Requiem for the American Dream - The Chomsky Documentary. 12 PM: Intermission of light snacks & beverages generously sponsored by Country Grocer Salt Spring Island. 12:30 PM: Live and fully interactive discussion with…

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