Children’s art classes return April 21

The Oliver Sagebrushers are promoting Children’s Art classes. The next semester will begin Saturday April 21 and running for 6 weeks.

Leza Macdonald is instructing the classes and accompanied by another Sagebrusher. To enroll the children between the ages of 4-19

Please contact Leza at or Sally at The spring weather will allow us to get started on more murals.

The Quail’s Roost Art Gallery at Rustico Farm and Cellars Winery will be open to the public for Easter. We will be celebrating our first anniversary in May.

New members to the Oliver Sagebrushers are always welcome. Adults, feel free to drop in on Tuesday 9 a.m. to noon at the Quail’s Nest Arts Centre on Airport Street (95th St.) or children with ;parents on Saturdays 9 a.m.

Children's art classes return April 21

The Oliver Sagebrushers are promoting Children’s Art classes. The next semester will begin Saturday April 21 and running for 6 weeks.

Leza Macdonald is instructing the classes and accompanied by another Sagebrusher. To enroll the children between the ages of 4-19

Please contact Leza at or Sally at The spring weather will allow us to get started on more murals.

The Quail’s Roost Art Gallery at Rustico Farm and Cellars Winery will be open to the public for Easter. We will be celebrating our first anniversary in May.

New members to the Oliver Sagebrushers are always welcome. Adults, feel free to drop in on Tuesday 9 a.m. to noon at the Quail’s Nest Arts Centre on Airport Street (95th St.) or children with ;parents on Saturdays 9 a.m.

Art classes resume for children and teens

The Oliver Sagebrushers are ready to start the second semester of Children’s Art classes. Classes run every Saturday from March 3 – March 31.

Ages 4 – 7 years :  9 – 10 a.m. $5.00 per session

Ages 8 – 12 years:  10.30-12   $10.00 per session

Ages 13 – 18 years:  1-2.30 p.m. $10.00 per session

Fees include supplies.

March 31 will conclude with a Reception and Art Show.

The classes will be instructed by Leza Macdonald accompanied by a member of the Sagebrushers. Leza is a skilled, energetic and fun art teacher. Kids will enjoy discovering their talents under her tutelage. Parents and guardians are welcome to stay and learn along with their child.

Classes are kept to between 10 and 12 participants.

Please register early by emailing Leza at leza @ eastlink.ca.

Evening Fine Art Classes at Quail’s Nest

aa004141School students and working adults will appreciate a new set of fine art classes beginning this fall at the Quail’s Nest Arts Centre.

Instructor Steve Staresina hopes the Thursday evening lessons will appeal to those busy during the day. Each class includes a 45 minute lesson, followed by up to an hour and 45 minutes of creative time. Paint, draw, or sketch among other artists in a warm and friendly atmosphere. Beginners will benefit from supportive coaching from the instructor as well as the more experienced participants.

Instructor: Steve Staresina, Oliver Fine Artist
Media Taught: Oils, Acrylics, Pastels, Charcoal, and Pencils
Subjects: Landscapes, Portraits, and Still Life

Start Date: Thursday September 10, 2009

Start Time: 7:00 p.m.
Lessons: 7:00 – 7:45 p.m.
Creative Time: 7:45 – 9:30 p.m.

Place: Quail’s Nest Arts Centre
34274 – 95th Street, Oliver BC

ls018271Cost: $50 / year ($25 in September, $25 in January) OR  $5 / class

Information and Registration: 250-498-8461 or

Or just drop in!

Evening Fine Art Classes at Quail's Nest

aa004141School students and working adults will appreciate a new set of fine art classes beginning this fall at the Quail’s Nest Arts Centre.

Instructor Steve Staresina hopes the Thursday evening lessons will appeal to those busy during the day. Each class includes a 45 minute lesson, followed by up to an hour and 45 minutes of creative time. Paint, draw, or sketch among other artists in a warm and friendly atmosphere. Beginners will benefit from supportive coaching from the instructor as well as the more experienced participants.

Instructor: Steve Staresina, Oliver Fine Artist
Media Taught: Oils, Acrylics, Pastels, Charcoal, and Pencils
Subjects: Landscapes, Portraits, and Still Life

Start Date: Thursday September 10, 2009

Start Time: 7:00 p.m.
Lessons: 7:00 – 7:45 p.m.
Creative Time: 7:45 – 9:30 p.m.

Place: Quail’s Nest Arts Centre
34274 – 95th Street, Oliver BC

ls018271Cost: $50 / year ($25 in September, $25 in January) OR  $5 / class

Information and Registration: 250-498-8461 or

Or just drop in!

Events

 The Friends of the Oliver Library present
Monthly Coffee Mornings
Tuesday June 16th
10 a.m. – 12 noon
(once a month, third Tuesdays)
Help boost library use! 
When you enter you are automatically counted! 
Let’s set those front doors swinging!
 
Showcase of Talent: Part Two
Wednesday June 24
7:00 p.m.
Studio Building
Quail’s Nest Arts Centre
So much talent, we had to book a second show!
Come out to enjoy young local musicians! 
Support their ongoing education with your donation!
 
CALL For Backstage Crew! 
The South Okanagan Amateur Players
Sand Mountain by Romulus Linney
a set of two Appalachian folk tales
performing
July 17 -18, 2009
at Tinhorn Creek Winery Amphitheatre
Technicians needed: Sound, Lighting, and Properties (Props)
Will train newcomers!
Attendance at tech rehearsals in June and July required.
Info: Jennifer Mapplebeck (Producer) 250-498-3597
 
 
Coffeehouse Concert
featuring
Penny Buhr Johnson
Singing a variety of  music from gospel to jazz and blues
Thursday June 25
7:00 p.m.
Studio Building,
Quail’s Nest Arts Centre
$10 tickets at the door (includes refreshments)
A former Oliver music teacher, Penny moved to Saskatchewan and her musical career took off!  She was awarded the Country Gospel Music Assoc. Female New Artist of the Year in 2008, and has performed in several venues in the USA, Mexico and  the Canadian Prairies.  She has produced three CDs her latest being “Vision” which was released in 2008.   An exceptional musician with a great voice, Penny’s concert is sure to delight!

The South Okanagan Concert Society
2009-10 Concert Series
Four-way Flex Pass $55
at Miss Molly’s Quilt Shoppe, Main Street, Oliver
Regular price: $55 for four tickets
Door Price: $20 per ticket
 
 
The South Okanagan Amateur Players present
Sand Mountain
a set of two comedic Appalachian folk tales
by Romulus Linney
Friday July 16
Saturday July 17
Tinhorn Creek Winery Amphitheatre
$15 Adults
$10 Students
Tickets NOT yet available ! (date TBA) at
Tinhorn Creek Winery, Oliver
Your Dollar Store with More, Osoyoos
and one other venue
Adult themes. Recommended PG-13.
Bring cushions and blankets. No chairs.
Wine and concession available for purchase.
Information: 250-498-3597 
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