Make a Bamboo and Paper Lantern Join a workshop at The Art Gallery of Newfoundland and Labrador from 1-4 p.m. The workshop is for teens through adults, or children aged six and up who are accompanied by an adult. The workshop is free, and all supplies are included. Call 737-2563 to register. The workshop is presented by the Friends of Victoria Park. Workshop participants are invited to bring their lanterns to the Victoria Park Lantern Festival at dusk on July 28.
Starting Aug. 9 and running until Oct. 28, the Art Gallery of Newfoundland and Labrador presents Unsettled: Photographs by Scott Walden. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. and Friday from 7-10 p.m.
The Art Gallery of Newfoundland and Labrador presents Rocks and Weathers, installations of work reflecting geology, geography, meteorology and the sea. The exhibition until Oct. 15. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. and Friday from 7-10 p.m.
The Art Gallery of Newfoundland and Labrador presents Matting Season: Hooked Rugs of the Grenfell Mission until Aug. 19. An exhibition of 50-60 Grenfell mats assembled from public, private and corporate collections in Canada and the United States, the exhibition will showcase the development and socio-economic impact of this craft industry upon the lives of the women who made them. In addition to the wide variety of Grenfell mats, the exhibition will include related artifacts produced for the Grenfell Mission between 1918 and 1945 in northern Newfoundland and Labrador, and the lower north shore of Quebec. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. and Friday from 7-10 p.m.
The Botanical Garden hosts a family fun day every Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. with a full day of fun and activities for the whole family. Drop in. Activities include children's arts and crafts, exploration and trail activities, a nature hike, garden tours, puppet shows, face painting, and story time. Contact the garden at 737-8590 for more information. In the event of inclement weather, a suitable indoor program will be available.