What’s on at the Festival: Storytime Readings and Book Sale at Cultivate in Port Hope

Come to family friendly CULTIVATE Festival at Haute Goat Farm on the weekend of Sept 24 & 25! CULTIVATE welcomes the NFOTA Book Fair as a participant, partly sponsored by Spirit of the Hills.  Popular children’s authors, Ted Staunton, Richard Scrimger, Heather O’Connor, Cynthia Reyes, Linda Hutsell-Manning, Marie Prins, Janet Stobie, and Paul Mason, will…

Only One More Week to Buy Tickets for Northumberland Festival of the Arts!

“Let’s celebrate our gorgeously illogical human capacity to find beauty under rocks and in dark places—and when beauty cannot be found, to roll up our sleeves and make some!” Meredith K. Hoogendam Northumberland Festival of the Arts Celebrates Resilience September 16 to October 2, 2022. More than 40 events, including concerts, workshops, art shows, readings…

What’s on at the Festival: Let’s Talk Books

Discover another series of events for you, your friends and family to enjoy at the Northumberland Festival of the Arts, September 16 – October 2, 2022, taking place in Northumberland County’s picturesque towns and beautiful countryside. Vicki Delany will talk about her experience writing mystery novels and her Sherlock Holmes Bookshop Mystery Series, Wednesday, September…

2022 Photo Contest Winners!

First prize in the youth category: Adelyne Scheltema for “Determined Pollinator” First prize in the adult category: Terry Carpenter for “I Will Survive” Second prize in the youth category: Rihanna Scheltema for “Cotton Candy Over Water” Second prize in the adult category: Jean-Maurice Cormier for “Hiawatha Powwow” See the winning photographs at NFOTA’s Closing Ceremonies!…

What’s on at the Festival: Graphic Novel Workshop with Ted Staunton and Josh Rosen

Graphic novel workshop for kids, Mon. 26 Sep 2022, 10 AM – 12 PM, Port Hope Library, 31 Queen Street, Port Hope, L1A 2Y8 Author Ted Staunton and illustrator Josh Rosen will take kids into the world of creating a graphic novel and share some stories too. Kids can ask questions and participate in a…

What’s on at the Festival: Postcards from Northumberland

Written by Marianne Marusic “I am both honoured and excited to perform in a place that captured my imagination so deeply and profoundly.” Richard Herriott Enjoy this captivating concert Saturday, September 24, 7:30 PM at Trinity United Church in Cobourg, as part of Northumberland Festival of the Arts. Concert pianist Richard Herriott premiers his composition…

What’s on at the Festival: Fantastic and Fantastical!

Staged Dramatic Readings of Three Original Plays from Local Playwrights in Three Different Locations Discover another series of events for you, your friends and family to enjoy at the Northumberland Festival of the Arts, September 16 – October 2, 2022, taking place in Northumberland County’s picturesque towns and beautiful countryside. “I have actually done these…