|Thu - Jan 12 -- Tue - Apr 11
||Canadian Artist Submissions $30,000 Award
The Salt Spring National Art Prize (SSNAP) 2017 Call For Artist Submissions offering $30,000 in Awards
SSNAP is pleased to launch its second biennial juried competition of Canadian 2D and 3D visual art, encouraging artists whose practice demonstrates originality, quality, integrity and creativity, resulting in work with a real visual impact and depth of meaning.
Canadian citizens and permanent residents who are 18 years and older (as of 01/01/16) are invited to submit.
Approximately 50 finalists will be chosen by an independent jury. All artists' submissions anonymous to the jury.
Call opens January 12, 2017 and closes May 31, 2017
SSNAP Awards Totaling $30,000:
THE JOAN McCONNELL AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING WORK; $17,000 ($12,000 and a $5,000 Salt Spring Island artist residency)
THE STEPHEN P. ROBERTS JURORS' CHOICE AWARDS; three awards of $2,000 selected by each juror
THE ROSEMARIE BEHNCKE PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARDS; three awards determined by a vote of visitors to the exhibition;
1st prize - $3,000
2nd prize - $2,000
3rd prize - $1,000
THE ASA (Alliance of Salt Spring Artists) AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING SALT SPRING ARTIST; $1,000
Guidelines and submission details to be found on our website www.saltspringartprize.ca
To easily share on Facebook click http://tinyurl.com/SSNAP2017Call
|Sat - Feb 04
||Indoor Yard Sale
Saturday February 4th - 8am to 2pm (come back from 1pm to 2pm for clear out sales - fill a box for $10, fill a bag for $5). Exeter Legion - 316 William St.. Join us for the Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Huron Indoor Yard Sale. Donation Drop Off from now until February 3rd at the office (Dashwood) or Millers Country Store (Exeter), or at the Exeter Legion on Friday February 3rd from 11am to 7pm. Please no clothing or electronics. Call 519-237-3554 for more info.
|Sat - Feb 11
||Charity Event-Henna and Manicures
Join us at Hansen's Independent Grocer upstairs in the Community Room on Saturday February 11, 2017 from 1pm-4pm.
We will be offering Henna and Manicures with all proceeds going to Jessica's House.
|Sat - Feb 11
||Huron Remembers Vimy Variety Show
Huron Remembers Vimy Variety Show
presented by South Huron DHS and FE Madill SS
- on Saturday, February 11th at 1:00pm Exeter United Church (doors open at 12:30pm)
- will showcase local talent
- help support our journey to the 100th Anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge
- tickets available at:
SHDHS 519-235-0880; FE Madill SS 519 -357-1800, or Janelle Shapton 519-777-4623
- tickets prices: adults $12, students, seniors & Veterans $10, 5 & Under FREE
|Sat - Feb 11
||Hensall Kinsmen Wing Night
Hensall Kinsmen and Pineridge Snowmobile club are putting on our 3rd annual wing night Feb 11 from 3-10pm at the Hensall Arena. 10$ per plate, includes fries and wings. Raffle prizes and 50/50 draw also. Proceeds towards purchasing a Rescue sled for Hensall Fire Department and other community projects. Tix available from Kinsmen members, and Pineridge snowmobile club members and at the door. This is a licensed event.
|Sun - Feb 12
|| Sweetheart Sunday in Song
Start Your Valentine Celebrations With Us
Award Winning Barbershop Chorus & Quartet
SEAFORTH HARMONY KINGS
HICKORY JUNCTION, guest quartet
Sunday, Feb. 12, 3:00 p.m.
St. George's Anglican Church, Goderich
Call Mac Campbell 519-524-7935
or church office 519-524-2274
|Sat - Feb 18
||80's 90's muchmusic video dance
80's 90's Much Music video dance.
Tickets available at the door $10.00 per person, age of majority.
Seaforth District Community Centre.
|Wed - Feb 22
||Men Can Cook
Join us to cook and/or to socialize. Enjoy a delicious healthy meal! Come to cook at 10:00am. If you don't want to cook stop in to socialize and eat lunch. Lunch costs less than $10, or only $5 if you help cook and clean. Group for males only in the Community Room of GBACHC.
Call Miranda 519-238-1556 ext 222 or email
|Tue - Feb 28
||Pancake and Sausage Supper
Shrove Tuesday, Feb. 28th come out to our Pancake and Sausage Supper from 5-7 p.m. at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Goshen Street South, Zurich. Free will offering. Proceeds to Youth Group Trip to Thunder Bay.