2021-08-20 – FREE EVENT
7-10pm at the Commons
Lantern parade and community dance with music by DJ Tim G.
A chance for all ages to gather, enjoy the magic of lanterns and move their bodies.
More details as the event gets closer.
Seeking volunteers and creative minds!
LANTERN MAKING WORKSHOPS
2021-08-13 | basic geometric shaped paper lanterns | 6:00-9:00pm | $25
2021-08-15 | kid’s only pyramid paper lanterns | 11:00-2:00pm | $20
2021-08-16 | kid’s only jar lanterns | 6:30-8:00pm | FREE
2021-08-17 | advanced large paper lanterns | 6:00-9:00pm | $30
All materials provided, except kids need to bring a large jar with a lid on August 16th. The advanced class is meant for groups to work together. All battery operated lights supplied. Class sizes limited to 12.
We also have access to lantern kits from ArtSea in Sidney, who have been hosting a lantern festival for 7 years. This year the Salish Sea Lantern Festival runs from August 15-21. They invited other communities to join the fun. Check out their website here. The kits include materials to make a lantern and a code to an online workshop for $25.
Inclusivity program available. Email Carol: firstname.lastname@example.org to register for workshops or to get a lantern kit.