A message from Carol Fergusson, Executive Director

We thought our communication could use a personal touch, and our Executive Director Carol is here to chat with you.

Pour yourself a cup of tea and hear what Carol has been thinking about lately.

Hall closure

Gabriola Arts & Heritage Centre Closed

Intentional Aging Postponed

Intentional Aging Program Postponed

We have made the decision to postpone the Intentional Aging workshop, with a plan to bring our wonderful group of “elders-in-training” back for further explorations in the months ahead.

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Isle of the Arts Festival postponed

The Gabriola Arts Council has carefully monitored the evolving situation of the COVID-19 virus over the past few days. We have read the recommendations of experts and governments, consulted with the Gabriola Medical Clinic and artists, and searched our hearts in consideration of the potential consequences of moving forward with the Isle of The Arts Festival (IoTA) in time. Read more…

Important Notice: IOTA Registration Postponed

We are sorry to advise that registration for the 2020 Isle of Arts Festival is being postponed due the quickly changing situation with COVID-19, a novel corona virus.

The health and well-being of our community is important to us and we will continue to monitor developments. We will be in touch with updates and you can stay tuned to our IOTA website.

Please take good care of yourselves and each other.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Kristina: kristina@artsgabriola.ca

 

Isle of the Arts Festival promotional poster

It’s coming… Isle of the Arts Fest!

We’ve been working hard to put together an array of workshops and engaging events for the 10th anniversary of the Gabriola Isle of the Arts Festival!

We invite you to join us for 30 unique workshops, 3 “hot topic” dialogues, and 3 exceptional evening events: an award-winning theatre show, our 4th annual Reading and Reconciliation literary event, and a cabaret style celebratory wrap-up party — the Arty Party.

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Huy ch q’u, Bon Voyage, New Beginnings, Michelle and Maggie

Michelle Benjamin and Maggie Mooney are off to new adventures in Victoria!

Join us to wish them Huy ch q’u:

Friday, January 24th
4:00 to 8:00 PM
The Surf Hall

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