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Watoto Choir returns with message of love

May
24
,
2016
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Watoto Children’s Choir is touring Canada with a production called Oh What Love!, which stops in Kamloops on June 9 for a 7 p.m. performance at Calvary Community Church. Since 1994, the Watoto Children’s Choir tours the world annually...

NewsKamloops Picture of the Week

May
22
,
2016
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Not many of us get to see this but local photographer Dave Markel did and managed to capture that perfect Northern Lights moment as viewed from Tobiano.  If you’d like to see more of Dave’s work you can visit his Facebook page...

Just for Cats Festival screens Sunday

May
20
,
2016
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Combine the love for cats with the popularity of cat videos and what do you get? It’s the annual Just for Cats Festival, coming to Hal Rogers Centre, 2025 Summit Dr., on Sunday, May 22, as a fundraiser for Kamloops SPCA. There will be two...

Last call to create for Oh Canada! exhibition

May
19
,
2016
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Area painters, sculptors, photographers and other artists are encouraged to enter the Kamloops Arts Council (KAC)'s 2016 Oh Canada! Art Exhibition. The registration deadline is Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 4 p.m.  Individual...

Knights of the Sun add medieval fun to resort

May
17
,
2016
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Grab your sword — there is glory to be had at Sun Peaks this summer.  Award-nominated Chimera Theatre is bringing the rich world of medieval pageantry and tournaments to the resort with Knights of the Sun: Medieval Tournament Theatre...

NewsKamloops Picture of the Week

May
15
,
2016
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If you have any doubts or hesitation about whether or not we live in the most amazing place ever, then just check out this shot of a Mara Mountain Sunrise by local photographer Don Ehman of Kamloops.  If you’d like to say hello to Don or...

ALL THAT JAZZ - Sullivan Fortner

May
13
,
2016
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THIS WEEK on Richmond and All That Jazz, another "find."  Sometimes when you're just browsing through youtubemusic, you find a talent that you have never heard of, didn't even know he existed.  Such was the case...

Three B.C. artists visit to talk about work

May
11
,
2016
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Starting Saturday, May 14, Kamloops Art Gallery hosts a series of artist talks from three B.C.-based artists with works in the spring exhibition, Hugh Hanson Davidson: A Life in the Arts. Davidson never acquired works of art as an investment. His...

Pokotillo takes home Ukrainian dance trophy

May
10
,
2016
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Kamloops’ Ukrainian dance troupe has returned home from B.C. competition with five silvers, two golds and a trophy. The troupe is looking forward to their next event in Kamloops, a performance in June at Brock Shopping Centre. On...

Striving to capture horses in all their glory

May
10
,
2016
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They used to be hitched up outside in the old days, but for three weeks this spring horses will fill Kamloops Arts Council's main gallery at the Old Courthouse. Artist Janice Jarvis of Jandana Ranch presents Horses: Impressions in Pastel...