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We have just wrapped another fabulous Paint the Town. Congratulations to all the artists who participated.   1st Prize, Elizabeth Hollick 2nd Place, Catherine Robertson 3rd Place, (TIE) Denise Maxwell 3rd Place, (TIE) Jose De Juan  

Arts Office Admin Assistant Summary of Responsibilities: Reporting to the Executive Director, the part-time Admin Assistant works with staff to ensure smooth operations including but not limited to: staffing the office and customer service; assisting with facility operations and rentals; assistance with ongoing programs. Office Reception: • Acts as the first point of contact with phone calls and walk-ins. • Processes sales in the form of cash, cheque, debit and credit card for ticket sales to events, memberships, facility rentals, clay and drop-in sales and the sale of artwork. Facilities: • Assists with the running of facilities, including maintaining room usage calendars, key distribution, signage. • Facility rentals, including inquiries,… Read More

Art Adoption continues with a silent auction in the Turnbull Gallery!   Don’t miss your chance to get in on the action! Bidding closes on June 30; all money goes towards Semiahmoo Arts Society’s operations costs. Due to the many creative activities in this space the gallery does not have set hours. Please call in advance for viewing 604-536-8333.  

Donate your pre-loved visual art or find a treasure to re-home. All proceeds go to support Semiahmoo Arts Society. Paintings, posters, pottery, prints & porcelain Donation drop off June 7 10am-8pm Donation drop off June 8 9am-12pm Special Event/Sale June 9 10am-4pm   Sponsored by:

Board of Directors: CALL FOR NOMINATIONS! Semiahmoo Arts Society is seeking nominations for Board Members to be considered at the 2018 AGM on March 29. Requirements: -Must be a Semiahmoo Arts Society member. -Board Members are expected to attend 11 Board Meetings per year. All nominees must submit their resumes via email to the Executive Director OR in person at the arts office at South Surrey Rec. & Arts Centre.

Call for Submissions: The City of White Rock in partnership with Semiahmoo Arts is currently accepting submissions to The Love Show: Portraits of Passion as part of the Art on Display program. All artists are invited to submit a maximum of three portraits of people or animals they adore in celebration of Valentine’s Day. All mediums are welcome. Size restrictions: 2-d artwork can be no larger than 24”x36” including frame. 3-d artwork can be no larger than 12”x12”x12”. The exhibition runs from January 17-March 2, 2018 and the opening reception will be held on Wednesday, January 17, 5:30pm, at the White Rock Community Centre, 145154 Russell Ave. How to Submit Your Artwork:… Read More

Theatre for children 2-6yrs and their caregivers. Semiahmoo Arts presents: Storybook Theatre based on the book by Marcia Vaugh: “We’re Going on a Ghost Hunt” performed by: Surrey Youth Theatre Company (SYTCO) TWO SHOWS! SATURDAY, OCTOBER 28th, at 12PM SATURDAY, OCTOBER 28th at 2PM All tickets are $5 each, all ages are welcome! Doors open 30 mins before showtime, come early to participate in some crafts! Performance Times 12 noon Show $5.00 CAD2 pm Show $5.00 CAD Synopsis: The way is full of spooky surprises, but these little ghost hunters are eager to find their very own ghost, and every brave young explorer in your neighborhood will be eager to join… Read More

Arts & Culture Open House presented by the Peninsula Arts & Culture Alliance and The City of White Rock Includes: -Arts and Culture booths -Performance stage with MC: Pat Talbot -2pm Seminar and Panel Discussion: “Why Arts and Culture in White Rock” Featuring: The Drama Class White Rock/Surrey Writers Club Semiahmoo Potters White Rock Social Justice Film Society VG Playroom Alexandra House White Rock Community Orchestra XBA Dance Semiahmoo Arts White Rock Museum What’s On White Rock/South Surrey Surrey Youth Theatre