Ballet dancers to perform new show

Summerland arts Shakespeare Ballet Film Art concert chamber music gifts

Ballet Kelowna will perform Breaking Boundaries at Centre Stage Theatre on Saturday, Oct. 29 at 7:30 p.m.

Tickets at Indulgences, 13216 Henry St., Summerland or phone 250-404-0392.


Rotary Goodwill Shakespeare Festival holds its AGM tonight at 7 p.m. at the Tourism Board Room at Summerland Chamber of Economic Development and Tourism office. Everyone welcome.

Film club

The Summerland Film club will be showing Burning the Future: Coal in America on Wednesday, Oct. 26 at 7:30 p.m. at the Legion.

Art show

Grapes, Paints and All That Jazz Thursday, Nov. 3 from 4 to 7 p.m. Host is Summerland Seniors Village. More than 15 artists along with several wineries will showcase and sell their wares. Pick up your complimentary ticket at Summerland Seniors Village or call 250-404-4304 or 250-404-4400.

In concert

The 11th Annual Contenders Tour with Canadian music legends Valdy and Gary Fjellgaard will be at Centre Stage Theatre on Saturday, Nov. 5 at 8 p.m. Tickets at Martin’s Flowers 250-494-5432.

Chamber music

Chamber Music at St Saviour’s presents Fantasie, a piano four-hands concert on Sunday, Oct. 23 at 2 p.m. at St Saviour’s Anglican Church, 150 Orchard Ave., Penticton.

Gift show

Seasons Sparkles, the annual handmade gift show, will be at the Summerland Art Gallery from Nov. 25 to Dec. 4.

The Arts Council is looking for fresh work, original handmade gift items, and as usual the show is juried. The show will also take local interest books, approved food items, soaps and small fine art prints and cards.

Applications are due on or before Friday, Oct. 28. All participants must be current members of the Summerland Community Arts Council.


The Okanagan Similkameen Parks Society presents the one-hour documentary Lords of Nature: Life in a Land of Great Predators on Friday, Nov. 4 at 7 p.m. at Centre Stage Theatre.  Free admission. For information call 250-494-8343.

At the gallery

Have you stopped by the Art Gallery to checkout the Retrospective Celebration featuring works by the Kelowna Watercolour Guild or Katherine Pickering’s abstract paintings hanging in the Main Gallery?

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Many more cultural events are listed on the Summerland Art Council’s online calendar found at

If you know of an event you feel should be included in the Arts Palette or on the Arts Council’s online calendar, please email: or call: 250-494-4994. and

David Finnis is a member of the Summerland Community Arts Council.


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