Events



OCT 19 – OCT 19

HILARIOUS HAUNTED MANSION – An SFT Academy Show opens Oct 19

A group of kids start a rumor that the old house on the corner is haunted. The rumor spirals out of control and turns into an international incident! Written by Ken MacDougall. The show runs Oct. 19 to 29.

Stirling Festival Theatre


41 West Front St. Stirling, Ontario




OCT 19 – OCT 19
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

THE DRAWING ROOM

The Drawing Room offers non-instructional studio sessions to encourage the traditional practice of drawing and painting the human figure from a draped model. This program is held on the third Thursday of each month in the meeting room. There is a suggested donation of $3.00. bellevillelibrary.ca

PARROTT GALLERY


254 Pinnacle Street, Belleville K8N 3B1




OCT 19 – OCT 19
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Main Street in the Global Village Art Talk

Please join us Thursday, October 19, 7-8 p.m., as we welcome Carlyn Moulton & Dana Charles of Prince Edward County’s Oeno Gallery for art talk Main Street in the Global Village. The on-line art market is making geography, seasonality and foot traffic irrelevant. Selling art on-line: how does it work? Carlyn & Dana will share their experience in this exploding on-line marketplace and offer tips for growing an on-line market for your work. All are welcome! Admission is free!

PARROTT GALLERY


254 Pinnacle Street, Belleville K8N 3B1




OCT 20 – OCT 20
10:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.

THE DOODLE GROUP

Join us for our monthly doodling sessions on the 3rd Friday of the month. Bring your creations, tools of the trade, and a willingness to share your creativity. These FREE sessions are hosted by Marita Langlois from 10-12 p.m. at the Parrott Gallery. For more information call 613-968-6731 x2240 or join the Doodle Group on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/groups/thedoodlegroup/ or visit bellevillelibrary.ca

PARROTT GALLERY


254 Pinnacle Street, Belleville K8N 3B1




OCT 20 – OCT 20
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Sounds of the City

Join us for an evening of stories, music and food. Sounds of the City features performances from singer-song writers Mikhail Laxton (Ottawa, Ontario), Roxanne De Bastion (London, England) and Jenie Thai (Toronto, Ontario). Enjoy a 3-course dinner and show for $68. Tickets can be purchased in-person at Capers, over the phone or online at http://capers.ca/music. Please note there are also "Show Only" tickets available for $40 but these are limited.

Capers Restaurant


272 Front Street, Belleville Ontario, K8N 2Z2




OCT 20 – OCT 20
7:30 pm

Quinte Grannies for Africa presents film, A Small Act

Quinte Grannies for Africa is hosting a screening of the award-winning documentary "A Small Act" at 7:30 pm on Friday, October 20, 2017 at St Thomas Anglican Church in Belleville.  In the film you will see the ripple effect of a small act and the transformative power of education.  Tickets are $10 and available at the door as well as by calling 613-968-9659 or 613-962-5507. Proceeds to the Grandmothers Campaign of the Stephen Lewis Foundation and The Hilde Back Education Fund.

St Thomas Anglican Church in Belleville


St Thomas Anglican Church, Belleville, Ontario




OCT 21 – OCT 21
11 am

Heather O’Neill visits Quinte West Public Library

Quinte West Public Library is really pleased to announce that Canada Reads winner and Scotiabank Giller Prize double nominee, Heather O'Neill, will be giving a book talk on Saturday, October 21st from 11 am to 12.30 pm in the Quinte West Council Chambers. Copies of her latest book, The Lonely Hearts Hotel, available for sale. No registration is required for this free event. Sponsored by the Canada Council for the Arts

Quinte West Public Library- Council Chambers


7 Creswell Dr. Trenton, Ontario K8V 6X5




OCT 21 – OCT 21
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

To Preserve and Protect: Caring for your Family Heirlooms

To Preserve and Protect: Caring for your Family Heirlooms Saturday, October 21, 2017—1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Drop in to Glanmore and bring along your family heirlooms to learn how to best preserve and protect these objects for future generations. Throughout the afternoon local heritage professionals will be prepared to answer your questions, give advice and demonstrate how you can best care for your personal treasures such as furniture, books, ceramics, metal objects, framed art, documents, photographs, quilts and clothing. A selection of conservation materials to aid in preservation will be available for sale. Regular museum admission applies.

Glanmore National Historic Site


257 Bridge Street East, Belleville, Ontario




OCT 21 – OCT 21
2:30pm - 4:00pm

Author Visit with Heather O’Neill

Belleville Public Library is very excited to announce that the CBC Canada Reads and Giller Prize winning author, Heather O’Neill, will be giving a book talk on Saturday, October 21 from 2:30-4:00 pm in the 3rd floor Meeting Room. Ms. O’Neill is the author of Lullabies for Little Criminals and The Girl Who Was Saturday Night, and she will be discussing her new novel, The Lonely Hearts Hotel. Copies of her book will also be sold during the event. For more information please call the Information Department at 613-968-6731or infoserv@bellevillelibrary.ca. Thank you to the Canada Council for the Arts Grand for making this author visit possible.

Belleville Public Library


254 Pinnacle St. Belleville




OCT 21 – OCT 21
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Elephant Girls

The true story of an all women's gang that ruled London, UK for over 100 years. $25, 7 pm. Award-winning theatre. One night only.

Baxter Arts Centre


3 Stanley St. Bloomfield, On


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