“The arts can create beauty, excite audiences, provoke passionate debate and build bridges between people.” Susan Statham, President, Spirit of the Hills Arts
Join us at the Festival of the Arts on October 24 to 26, where many events are FREE ADMISSION:
Friday October 25, 1:30 p.m: Poetry workshop by acclaimed Cobourg poets Wally Keeler, Ted Amsden (poet laureate emeritus), and Toronto poet Dane Swan.
Friday, 1 p.m. and again Saturday 9:30 a.m: Artists from Northumberland and nearby regions share beautiful and exciting works, from books to creations by visual artists and artisans. (Festival feature – All original paintings: $75.)
Saturday Lunchtime: Buy an inexpensive bag lunch and join in passionate debate and idea-sharing in the Sharing across the Arts panel.
Ticketed events (Registration Required):
Saturday 2 p.m: Poetry, Music and Video — WORDS ON A WIRE: $10
Saturday, 9:30 a.m. and 2 p.m: Arts Workshops: $25
Thursday & Friday 7:15 p.m: Drama and Dance: $25
Saturday, 7:15 p.m: Book Launch and Concert: $25
TICKETS AVAILABLE AT:
Let’s Talk Books in Cobourg on King east of Division
OR PURCHASE ONLINE at: