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St. John
Nov 3, 2017 | Music

St. John's United Church in Alliston is proud to present it's second annual concert series. Organizer John Dodington says that over the 2017/2018 season they have lined up four fabulous concerts. 

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever
Nov 2, 2017 | Family, theatre, youth

November 24 - 26, 2017
Everyone is predicting that this year's pageant is going to be the worst since the notorious Herdman kids have joined the cast and it certainly looks that way. How will they ever get through it?

CREATIVE WRITING CONTEST
Nov 1, 2017 | Literary

The South Simcoe Arts Council, Mayor Rick Milne and Members of Council, Town of New Tecumseth invite you to an Awards Ceremony for all participants who participated in the CREATIVE WORKS WRITING CONTEST!
Monday, November 13, 2017 at 7:00 pm.
Town of New Tecumseth Council Chambers 10 Wellington St. E., Alliston, ON L9R 1A1

We thank our local Authors who stepped forward to adjudicate 74 writing submissions that were received for the Creative Writing Contest. Six Categories were advertised and all submissions were adjudicated without any personal identification. All participants did a remarkable job, congratulations to all!
PLEASE REFER TO THE LINK BELOW TO VIEW THE WINNERS OF THE CREATIVE WRITING CONTEST.

Transform-er Art with Miss Lee

Saturday Nov. 25, 2017
10 am – 11 am 
Ages 6 +
$20
All materials provided

2016-2017 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING POSTPONED
Oct 31, 2017 | Member Activities

SSAC 2016-2017 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING POSTPONED UNTIL
Saturday, January 13, 2018, 10:00 a.m.
41 Victoria Street East, Alliston, ON L9R 1H8
 
Due to changes in several of our accounting processes and timings this past year; it has taken longer to pull our year end together. As timing is very tight to prepare our draft financial statement prior to Christmas; It has been determined that we should defer our Annual General Meeting date to 2018.
 
Our Annual General meeting for 2016-2017 will take place on Saturday, January 13, 2018, 10:00 a.m. – Noon.
 
Join your fellow members at 41 Victoria Street East, Alliston. Please RSVP to the South Simcoe Arts Council at 705-435-2378 or email the office at info@southsimcoeartscouncil.com

NUNO SCARF WORKSHOP with Gail Franklin-Hawes

Friday November 17, 2017
1:00 pm – 3:30pm
 
$40
Includes all materials
No experience required but bring your own towel.
 
Held At: Gn’R Alpaca Farm, 8561 Main St. Lisle, ON.
To register call: 416-526-0503

Wax Art Painting with Dorothy Shelton
Oct 24, 2017 | visual arts, Workshops, youth

Saturday November 18, 2017
10 am - 12 pm
For participants aged 12 - adult
$35
All materials provided

Weekday Reupholstery

Weekday Reupholstery

TUES-THURS NOV 28, 29, 30
10am - 3pm

By popular demand, our most popular intro-intermediate workshop is available a few times a year in a mid-week timeslot.
We taken the usual bootcamp style workshop offered over 2 weekend days and made it adaptable for weekdays. Accent chairs, ottomans and dining chair sets are all great projects to get in, take apart, rebuild and reupholster.

Check our website and instagram page for great project success stories.

www.restylestudiotoronto.com/register

Barrie ORMTA Workshop
Oct 15, 2017 | Music, Workshops

REMINDER
Monday, October 16, 2017
9:30 am to 12:30 pm
Melody in Me | 33 Alliance Blvd. Unit 7, Barrie, ON
ORMTA Members $20/Non-Members $25/Students $10
Register online www.ormtabarrie.com, or at door

A discussion of style, execution of ornaments, articulation and pedaling in these three periods, with examples taken from the standard teaching repertoire, bibliography for further investigation and questions from participants.

BANDS ARE BACK! New session is starting!

BANDS ARE BACK! New session is starting!

Oct 15, 2017 | Music, Opportunities, Workshops

♪ Band Dynamics
♪ Musicianship
♪ Performing Live
♪ Weekly band practice (8 weeks*)

*Additional sessions may be added in preparation for live show

Check out videos from Modern Music bands performing at Boston Pizza Alliston last year. For many of them, this was their first time performing live on stage. They were fantastic! We are so proud of them!

www.youtube.com/watch?v=AkFAjcLJfa4&feature=youtu.be
www.youtube.com/watch?v=ahPGod3auFo&feature=youtu.be
www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=62&v=_QKNe0JCrxs

For those of you wanting to join, give the school at call at 705-435-0161.