Out and About
(April 27, 2000, Gazette)
Photo by Pamela Gill
Fund-raiser The Art Gallery of Newfoundland and Labrador is holding a fund-raising event in aid of art acquisitions at the home of Craig Dobbin in Beachy Cove. Tickets are available from the gallery office. Call 737-8210.
Free concert Sound Symposium and the Art Gallery of Newfoundland and Labrador present another free concert at the Arts and Culture Centre. At 3 p.m. Dave Humphrey and Rob Lee will play percussion. All are welcome.
The Botanical Garden is offering a Saturday parent and tot spring preschool program every Saturday morning from 10:30 a.m. to noon. For information or to register, call 737-8590.
The Torbay Heritage Committee, which is chaired by MUN Folklore students, invites interested folks to visit its booth at the Avalon Region Heritage Fair at the College of the North Atlantic, Prince Philip Drive, St. Johns, on May 12-13. The fair is on from 10:30 a.m. to noon both days. The booth will include displays on the Torbay Museum, Torbay Heritage Committee Projects, including publications and the compilation of parish records, the Torbay Newfoundland Pony Project, and Torbay trails. There are also prizes to be won.
The Cabot Quilters Guild presents Quilt Magic 2000, an exhibition of works by members of the guild at the Art Gallery of Newfoundland and Labrador. The exhibition will be in display until April 30.
The Corridor Show, drawings, paintings and field sketches by faculty, staff and students of the Department of Geography, is on display through April in the corridor outside the general office, Science Building room S-2025.
Students of fabric design at the Anna Templeton Centre have designed and produced a series of six major banners on the material culture of Newfoundland and Labrador for permanent display at the new exhibition space in Queens College Great Hall.