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Eight-year-old Ishaan Rangi of Abbotsford
Eight-year-old Ishaan Rangi of Abbotsford's Bhangra Beat Academy performs on the beach at the Harrison Festival of the Arts last weekend. Rangi was part of the show that featured UFV's Bhangra Club.
— image credit: Paul J. Henderson

Harrison Festival

The 2014 Harrison Festival of the Arts continues July 17 to 20 with events, as usual, on the stage at the Harrison Memorial Hall, on the beach stage, with the art market on the beach and art exhibit indoors. For a full look at the lineup for 2014, visit www.harrisonfestival.com.

 

Music and More

Bring your chair, blanket, and picnic at this year’s Music and More, happening Wednesday evenings throughout July and August. New this year is an alternating schedule between both the Chilliwack and Sardis Libraries, as each site takes a turn hosting the free activities and concerts. The Sardis Library hosts the July 23 lineup from 4 to 7 p.m.

 

Acoustic at Bozzini’s

A second show has been added as Bryan Potvin (The Northern Pikes) and Kevin Kane (The Grapes Of Wrath) play an acoustic set together July 19 at Bozzini’s in Chilliwack. Doors opening at 4:30 p.m. for the first show at 6 p.m. and doors open at 8 p.m. for the evening show at 9:30 p.m. Tickets are $22.50 at Bozzini’s or call 604-792-0744.

 

On the Spectrum

Spectrum, by Jutta and Michael Schulz, runs at the Chambbers Gallery at the Chilliwack Museum until July 31. Prints on metal represent a new art medium, which is done by infusing dyes onto specially coated aluminum sheets. The photographers capture a stunning luminescence of vibrant colour in nature’s abstraction. Admission is $3 for adults, $2 for seniors.

 

Movement

The largest and most comprehensive Chilliwack Visual Artists Association exhibit of the year, featuring the artwork from all active members, is entitled Movement and is on now until July 26 at the Chilliwack Cultural Centre’s Art Gallery. The show includes a variety of media in unique styles.

 

July at Branch 4

Branch 4 of the Royal Canadian Legion has special events scheduled this month: Come get yummy snacks at the Branch Bake Sale on July 26 starting at 2 p.m. Come on down and check out the Legion. For more information leave a message at the branch at 604-792-2337.

 

Art on the Farm

The 10th annual Art on the Farm is Aug. 16 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Come out to the pastoral Columbia Valley for crafts, art, music, animals, food and more. Visit www.artonthefarm.ca for details.

 

Cinema under the Stars

The Prospera Credit Union Cinema Under the Stars is back this year Aug. 21 in Chilliwack at Watson Glen Park with Frozen. All movies start at dusk and are free, but donations will be accepted in support of Success by 6.

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