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Upcoming events: Summer art camps for youth, Summer Rawk camps are back & Burns Lake artist to exhibit in Prince Rupert.

Summer art camps for youth

The Lakes District Arts Council is sponsoring art camps for young people eight years of age or older, on Aug. 23-24 from 9 a.m. to noon, at the Burns Lake Public Library. Registration is $10 per camper. For more information, call John or Sandra Barth, 250-692-3371, or e-mail

Summer Rawk camps are back

Whitehorse-based rock n’ roll band Speed Control will be back in the Lakes District for two Rawk Camps at the end of this month. The camps take place at Grassy Plains from Aug. 29 -31, and in Burns Lake from Sept. 1-3. Registration is $15 per camper, and a limited number of spaces are still available in both camps. For more information, watch for ads in the Lakes District News, pick up registration forms at Process 4 Gallery or the Lakeside Multiplex, or phone 250-692-3371 or e-mail

Burns Lake artist to exhibit in Prince Rupert

Local painter Clare Singleton will exhibit her artwork at the Museum of Northern British Columbia in Prince Rupert, from Aug. 25 to the end of September. For more information, visit