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Gallery Programs and Events

To view upcoming Gallery events and programs in our What's On Calendar, click here.
 
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EVENTS

Jazz Concert - Saturday, November 25, 2017 , 2 - 4 p.m.

Add a little jazz to your afternoon with a concert by the Duncan Cooper Trio at the Parrott Gallery, 3rd floor of the Belleville Public Library.  Featuring jazz standards and “not-so-standards”; obscure gems from the King Cole Trio; and get a jump on the season with selections from “A Charlie Brown Christmas.”

Everyone is welcome at this free concert sponsored by Tipper Financial on Saturday, November 25, 2-4 p.m. 

For more information call 613-968-6731 x2040 or email gallery@bellevillelibrary.ca

Christmas Concert - Saturday, December 16, 2017  2:30-3:30 p.m.

Please join us in celebrating the sounds of the season in Glory Hallelujah! Enjoy beloved classics from Handel to the Huron Carol; Carpe Diem’s songbird Ruthanne Fryer will perform; tap your toes to Trinidadian rhythms; and sing along as the ensemble performs a selection of Christmas carols. All are welcome to attend this free concert at the Parrott Gallery.

 


PROGRAMS

Musical Gifts Series the 2nd Friday of the month, 10:30-11:30

Join us for our Musical Gifts Series presented by pianist Rick Penner. Rick will entertain you with piano, song and fascinating anecdotes about the musicians/composers and their music. Everyone is welcome to attend this free program which is held in Gallery One on the third floor of the Belleville Public Library. For further information please call 613-968-6731 x2040 or email gallery@ bellevillelibrary.ca

December 8 -"Christmas by Canadians"

The Drawing Room on the 3rd Thursday of the month, 2 - 4 p.m.

Picture of people drawing model at the Drawing Room

The Drawing Room offers non-instructional studio sessions to encourage the traditional practice of drawing and painting the human figure from a draped model. This program is held on the third Thursday of each month in the meeting room. There is a suggested donation of $3.00.

November 16, December 21, January 18, February 15

 

The Doodle Group on the 3rd Friday of the month, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

“The Doodle Group”, led by Marita Langlois, is a guided, mindful drawing session for all to attend. Bring your creativity, supplies and be prepared to be amazed at what you can create! For more information visit https://www.facebook.com/groups/thedoodlegroup/ 

November 17, December 15, January 19, February 16 

 

 

 

Tuesday Workshops with Artist & Instructor Rachel Harbour, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

The Parrott Gallery is offering a new series of art workshops for artists of all levels. Join instructor Rachel Harbour for 1 or all 5 sessions. Space is limited so register early. $15 per session + materials fee.

New Workshop Added for November

Wire Ornaments November 21  Register by November 14

A seasonal workshop to introduce participants to  creating with wire. Using different gauges of nickel, silver plate and copper wires, combined with glass beads, participants will learn techniques of bending, wrapping and coiling wire, plus stringing beads to   incorporate into a tree and star designs. Materials Fee $5.

Silver Tree, Copper Star ornaments by Rachel Harbour