Posts Tagged ‘cultural centre’

  • Shake up your wake up

    Feb 12, 20 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Families are invited to a Day-Breaker Dance Party, breakfast bar, street-style mural painting and exciting exhibits at the Cultural Centre this Family Day, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Join DJ Courtney Wells on stage in the Kiwanis Theatre from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m....

  • Engaging displays at TAG

    Feb 11, 20 • 0 Views • Arts, Feature StoryNo Comments

    By Marlee Robinson Special to The Voice The current art installation at the Thames Art Gallery is as much an experience as it is an exhibition. Legends Are The Rivers That Take Us Home engages visitors the moment they enter the gallery, thanks to meticulous...

  • Blindfold trivia night

    Oct 1, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Come down to the Chatham Cultural Centre on Oct. 3 for blindfolded trivia. The CK Museum and Canadian National Institute for the Blind are partnering for this special trivia night. Grab a maximum team of four and a cool team name and upon arrival you will be...

  • Eye for Art awards Nov. 23

    Nov 20, 18 • 0 Views • Arts, Feature Story1 Comment

    Guest Juror, Kris Knight, the acclaimed Toronto painter with roots in Chatham-Kent, has selected a total of 61 artworks from the 158 submissions received by the Thames Art Gallery for the 2018 Eye for Art exhibition and fundraiser. Three of these accepted...

  • Canada Day sliding indoors in Chatham

    Jun 30, 16 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    From MPP Dave Van Kesteren’s office: With an eighty percent chance of thunderstorms on Friday morning, the organizers of the Canada Day in Tecumseh Park are moving the celebration indoors to yjr Cultural Centre to ensure a safe and enjoyable event....

  • Cultural Centre to lose power Dec. 19

    Dec 10, 15 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Entegrus will be shutting off power to the Chatham Cultural Centre briefly Dec. 19. The plug will be pulled from 7 a.m. until about 2 p.m., and will impact the Thames Art Gallery and Chatham-Kent Museum, which will reopen from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Normal hours of...

  • Holiday time at the museum

    Nov 24, 15 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

        The Chatham-Kent Museum has a little something for everyone this Christmas season. Milner Heritage House will be open to the public to show off its decorated splendor December 4 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Dec. 5 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9...

  • Valour remembered

    Oct 27, 15 • 0 Views • LifeNo Comments

    The Chatham-Kent Museum will be welcoming story teller Seamus Gunn (portrayed by Doug Robinson), on November 17 to share stories of WWI valour. This performance will take the audience back to a time shortly after the end of WWI, when the papers were full of...

  • Celebrate centre’s 50th birthday

    Nov 6, 14 • 151 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    To mark the 50th anniversary of the Chatham Cultural Centre, staff is opening the doors to celebrate Nov. 20. They’re putting on a variety of events from 1 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., including tours of the art gallery and museum, as well as an art exhibition and...

  • ‘Stories We Tell’

    Nov 6, 13 • 311 Views • ArtsNo Comments

    The Cultural Centre plays host to the documentary “Stories We Tell,” Nov. 15 at 6:30 p.m. The event is presented thanks to a partnership between the Thames Art Gallery and the Chatham-Kent Public Library. The movie is a 2012 Canadian documentary by Sarah...