Lakes District Festival of the Performing Arts

61st Annual Lakes District Festival of the Performing Arts

The long-standing Lakes District Festival of the Performing Arts – a community tradition – is happening as we speak. Think about coming out to support local and regional amateur musicians in live performance.

The vocal section of the festival takes place on March 6 from 2:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., and on March 7, from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Island Gospel Fellowship Hall on Gerow Island. The vocal section continues on March 8 from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Lakes Fellowship Church on Babine Road. The speech arts section takes place on March 10 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Lakes Fellowship Church. The piano section takes place on March 11, from 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., and March 12from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Island Gospel Fellowship Hall. The instrumental section takes place on March 13 and March 14 at the Lakes Fellowship Church. The Honors Concert will be on Saturday evening, March 17 at the Island Gospel Fellowship Hall. For more information, look for the Festival’s ad coming up in the Lakes District News, or go to the Festival website at: https://www.ldfestival.com

Follow the Lakes District Arts Council on Facebook!

Bookmark the Facebook link below, or Like us on Facebook, and keep informed about all Arts Council events, and about other Lakes District and regional arts and cultural news. Thanks to the LDAC volunteer who maintains the Facebook page for us.

https://www.facebook.com/Lakes-District-Arts-Council-1567287133562855/

Just Posted

Area restrictions rescinded in northwest B.C.

The orders will be rescinded Sept. 19 at noon

Burns Lake participates in the 55+ Games

This year’s 55+ BC Games (previously the BC Seniors Games) had 16… Continue reading

Verdun Mountain and Nadina Lake fires 100 per cent contained

Area restriction orders in effect for several fires

Vigil for Jessica Patrick

VIDEOS: Hundreds honour a young mother who lost her life. Jessica Patrick was 18.

Staying safe in Burns Lake bear country

Burns Lake is home to both grizzly bears and black bears. Bears… Continue reading

VIDEO: B.C. deer struggles with life-preserver caught in antlers

Campbell River resident captures entangled deer on camera

Rural Canada Post carriers could see 25-per-cent pay hike: spokesman

An arbitrator has released a ruling in a long-standing pay equity dispute at Canada Post

Seventh day of searching for missing plane between Edmonton and Chilliwack

Search efforts are concentrated along the Highway 5 corridor between Valemount and Kamloops

Freeland brings optimism back to NAFTA talks

NAFTA talks resume in Washington

BC Children’s warns of possible PayPal fraud

Recipients are asked to forward the emails to PayPal

Still too many B.C. seniors in care facilities, or at home on drugs

Seniors Advocate watching use of antipsychotics, opioids

Officials: 3 killed in shooting at Maryland Rite Aid centre

FBI described the Aberdeen incident as an ‘active shooter situation’

The hunt for online herb: feds seek dope on hazy world of pot’s ‘cryptomarket’

In less than a month, Canada to be first industrialized country to legalize recreational marijuana

Despite protests, Russia’s anti-doping agency reinstated

On a 9-2 vote, the executive committee declared RUSADA as having satisfied conditions

Most Read