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Turnbull Gallery at South Surrey Recreation & Arts Centre

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14601-20th Ave. Surrey, BC V4A9P5 Canada
6045368333 www.semiahmooarts.com

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October 2017

$5

SOLD OUT! STORYBOOK THEATRE: We’re Going on a Ghost Hunt

October 28, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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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! Synopsis: The way is full of spooky surprises, but these little ghost hunters are eager…

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$5

SOLD OUT! STORYBOOK THEATRE: We’re Going on a Ghost Hunt

October 28, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on October 28, 2017 at 2:00 pm

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! Synopsis: The way is full of spooky surprises, but these little ghost hunters are eager…

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April 2018

FREE

Ekphrastic Poetry Challenge

April 7, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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One event on April 14, 2018 at 12:00 pm

Everyone is welcome to enter our Double Exposure: Ekphrastic Poetry Challenge! Create poetry based on the Double Exposure Photography exhibition in the Turnbull & Corridor Galleries at South Surrey Rec. & Arts Centre.     Drop-in for scheduled Ekphrastic poetry sessions on Saturdays from 12pm-2pm (April 7, and April 14) *free to participate* If you can’t make it to these poetry sessions you can write your poetry submissions independently. (Be sure to phone us for gallery availability) Winning poems will…

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FREE

Ekphrastic Poetry Challenge

April 14, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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One event on April 14, 2018 at 12:00 pm

Everyone is welcome to enter our Double Exposure: Ekphrastic Poetry Challenge! Create poetry based on the Double Exposure Photography exhibition in the Turnbull & Corridor Galleries at South Surrey Rec. & Arts Centre.     Drop-in for scheduled Ekphrastic poetry sessions on Saturdays from 12pm-2pm (April 7, and April 14) *free to participate* If you can’t make it to these poetry sessions you can write your poetry submissions independently. (Be sure to phone us for gallery availability) Winning poems will…

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November 2018

FREE

November 30, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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One event on December 1, 2018 at 10:00 am

VISIT OUR 4TH ANNUAL HOLIDAY MARKET AT SOUTH SURREY REC. & ARTS CENTRE Buy local for everyone on your holiday list from 30+ local vendors. NOV 30: 1PM-7PM | DEC. 1: 10AM-4PM | FREE ADMISSION ♥ Family Friendly! ♥ Decorate your own holiday cookies. ♥ Enter to win a gift basket. ♥ Enjoy homemade apple cider.   Semiahmoo Arts Society has been providing arts and culture services to White Rock/South Surrey for 44 years. This is our 4th annual Holiday Market, and we…

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December 2018

FREE

December 1, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on December 1, 2018 at 10:00 am

VISIT OUR 4TH ANNUAL HOLIDAY MARKET AT SOUTH SURREY REC. & ARTS CENTRE Buy local for everyone on your holiday list from 30+ local vendors. NOV 30: 1PM-7PM | DEC. 1: 10AM-4PM | FREE ADMISSION ♥ Family Friendly! ♥ Decorate your own holiday cookies. ♥ Enter to win a gift basket. ♥ Enjoy homemade apple cider.   Semiahmoo Arts Society has been providing arts and culture services to White Rock/South Surrey for 44 years. This is our 4th annual Holiday Market, and we…

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January 2019

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CANCELLED!!! Get Reel Film Series:    Kayak to Klemtu

January 5 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

CANCELLED: Get Reel Film Series:    Kayak to Klemtu After her uncle’s death, a 14-year-old girl must speak on his behalf against a proposed pipeline that would bring oil tanker traffic to the waters around her hometown in British Columbia. Director: Zoe Leigh Hopkins           Semiahmoo Arts presents this film at a new place and time at South Surrey Community Centre as part of the Get Reel Film Series program.  

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February 2019

$20

Kadampa Meditation-Living a Stress Free life

February 2 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Imagine living without stress and tension! In this course, Gen Delek will explain how meditation can beat stress and help you to be more relaxed, peaceful and positive in daily life. Come and learn powerful stress-busting techniques derived from ancient Buddhist wisdom to help us face life’s adversities with a happy heart. Everyone is welcome to this meditation event; it will consist of teachings, meditation and discussion and will be suitable for complete beginners and those with some experience.

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FREE

Opening Reception

February 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Four Seasons at the Fen – Opening Reception Inspired by Vivaldi’s Four Seasons this Photography Exhibition & Community Event features images of the Serpentine Fen captured over the space of one calendar year by local photographer and arts advocate Barbara Cooper. Barbara’s keen eye for composition and her sense of place communicates nature in transition through the seasons of Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter. On Thursday, Feb 21  from 7pm-9pm join us at the Exhibition Opening Reception to celebrate the artist…

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FREE

FEN-TASTIC SATURDAY

February 23 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Four Seasons at the Fen; FEN-TASTIC SATURDAY Inspired by Vivaldi’s Four Seasons this Photography Exhibition & Community Event features images of the Serpentine Fen captured over the space of one calendar year by local photographer and arts advocate Barbara Cooper. Barbara’s keen eye for composition and her sense of place communicates nature in transition through the seasons of Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter. On Saturday, Feb 23 meet the stewards of the Fen. This drop-in event includes exhibits, demonstrations, and…

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March 2019

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POETRY WRITING WORKSHOP

March 2 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

“Writing the Rhythms of Nature” with Heidi Greco Saturday, Mar 2nd, 1:30pm – 3:30pm, South Surrey Rec. & Arts Centre This workshop will complement Barbara Cooper’s photographic exhibit “Four Seasons at the Fen.” We’ll consider elements that characterize the transition of seasons, with a focus on those changes throughout the year which we experience here on the Peninsula. In addition, we’ll explore some poetic forms that may provide new approaches to writing about the world around us. Then, taking inspiration…

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FREE

THE BIRDS, THE FEN & THE PACIFIC FLYWAY

March 5 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

THE BIRDS, THE FEN & THE PACIFIC FLYWAY Join Anne Murray (naturalist author), and Matt Christensen (Ducks Unlimited conservationist)for an informative talk on the Serpentine Wildlife Management Area and its importance as part of Fraser River Delta and Pacific Flyway migration routes. As part of Four Seasons at the Fen: Inspired by Vivaldi’s Four Seasons this Photography Exhibition & Community Event features images of the Serpentine Fen captured over the space of one calendar year by local photographer and arts…

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AGM

March 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Semiahmoo Arts Society: Annual General Meeting DATE: Thursday, March 28 2019 TIME: 7:00pm PLACE: South Surrey Rec.& Arts Centre in the Turnbull Gallery The 45th Annual General Meeting for Semiahmoo Arts Society will be held in the Turnbull Gallery on March 28 at 7pm. It’s gonna be a PARTY, and we’re gonna be celebrating Barb Nelson, and we’re gonna have GREAT live music!!!! J (Oh, yeah, and we’ll do a little business while we’re there!)

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April 2019

FREE POETRY WORKSHOP with HEIDI GRECO

April 13 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

EKPHRASTIC POETRY WORKSHOP with HEIDI GRECO Date: April 13 2019 Time: 1:30pm Place: Turnbull Gallery, South Surrey Rec & Arts Centre Everyone Welcome! Cost: Free!       The word ‘ekphrasis’ comes from the Greek, and means description or interpretation, though one of the goals of this workshop is to help you take your writing beyond mere description. Some of this year’s Double Exposure themes (close-ups/macro shots and found text, such as the visuals presented by traffic signs) may present…

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May 2019

He Said/She Said- Opening Reception

May 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

He Said/She Said: A Story From Our Heart- Opening Reception “Living life as an artist is testimony to the power of the creative spirit.” In He Said/She Said: A Story From Our Heart,  viewers will experience the creative journey of local artists Chris MacClure and Marilyn Hurst through their long careers as artists. Join us for the opening reception. May 10, 7pm-9pm in the Turnbull Gallery at South Surrey Rec. & Arts Centre. The exhibition runs through to May 19 www.chrismacclure.com…

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June 2019

FREE

Local Abstractions: A Nonrepresentational Community Art Show

June 6 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us for the Opening Reception: June 6, 7pm in the Turnbull Gallery at South Surrey Rec. & Arts Centre. Local Abstractions: A Nonrepresentational Community Art Show explores the ‘materiality’ of the painted surface and interprets artwork that does not represent things as they are but rather how they feel. This includes artwork of any medium that is non-objective, experimental, or depicts a visual image that does not have an immediate association with the object world. 20 local artists will be featured in…

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August 2019

Encore! Photography Exhibition

August 7 - September 12

Encore! Photography Exhibition Semiahmoo Arts Society presents: The Winners of Double Exposure 2019 Michael Bjorge Barbara Cooper Aiden Lowe   These award-winning photographers will be showing a larger body of their photographic work in the Turnbull Gallery at South Surrey Rec. & Arts Centre from Aug 7-Sept 12. *Due to the many creative activities in this space, the Turnbull Gallery does not have set hours. Please call in advance for viewing 604-536-8333.

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September 2019

Take Care / Alterations Opening Reception

September 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

  Join us to acknowledge, Langley artist, Hannah Bennett! Hannah’s artwork, Take Care/Alterations will be on display in the Turnbull & Corridor Galleries at South Surrey Rec. & Arts Centre  Sept 18-Oct 17 2019. Opening Reception: Sept 19, 7pm-9pm. Artist in Attendance: Sept 21, 12pm-3pm. Presented by: Semiahmoo Arts Society.   Take Care, Woodcut series To fully take care, we are asked by others to check our decisions and our acts. The fashion of taking care of ourselves – and…

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