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Yard Sale results
The T&AAC yard sale netted $891.78! That represents a mortgage payment with some left over. Thank you to everyone involved in making this such a success. Special thanks to Wanita Devries.

THE TWEED & AREA ARTS COUNCIL
Proudly presents:

1. AN EVENING WITH EUGENE SMITH
(Musician,Singer, Songwriter) & guest
VICTORIA SLAGER (Choreographer, Dancer)
Friday, July 10 at 8 p.m. Actinolite Hall, Actinolite

Eugene has shared the stage with many famous celebrities including Bo Diddley, John Lee Hooker, Gordon Lightfoot, k.d. Lang. He has toured the States with Ronnie Hawkins. The show is delivered in Eugene’s humorous, entertaining style which captivates audiences of all ages. Victoria Slager is known for her dance classes in Tweed and the travelling dance troupe We Dance, Nous Danson. We welcome her back to Tweed. Don’t miss this evening!
Tickets at the door -- $15.00 but, if you’re a T&AAC member, they’re only $10.00. For more information, contact Roely Devries at 478-3499.

2. “Art in the Park” – August 15-16, 2009
In partnership with THE KIWANIS CLUB OF TWEED
Show time is 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day.
Entry will be on a first-come-first served basis so please register promptly. Application forms and more information are available from Audrey Ross at 478-3591 or e-mail Jack Vance atjack.vance@sympatico.ca .
Cost is $30.00 for participants [or $25.00 for T&AAC members].
Free admission for viewers and purchasers. Everyone welcome! There will be special programmes for children and seniors.

COMMENTS & SUGGESTIONS
Comments and suggestions to the T&AAC are most welcome. In fact they are a necessary component in our development.
Mail/e-mail to: Tweed & Area Arts Council P.O. Box 359, Tweed Ontario, K0K 3J0 (or)
e-mail Don Herbertson at don.herbertson@iistweed.ca

Please send all newsletter items to Meriel Child
613-478-3614 e-mail: meriel.child@sympatico.ca

ATTENTION THEATRE ENTHUSIASTS!

THEATRE ONTARIO is offering the following events this summer:
June 27 – 30, 2009 – NEW Youth Theatre Training Course – to be held at the LOOP CENTRE in Toronto (Christie Street and St. Clair Avenue).
Cost is $250.00 per participant.
August 10 – 14, 2009 – Summer Theatre Intensive for Adults – to be held at Trent University, Peterborough.
Cost is $700.00 per person which includes choice of course, accommodation, meals and attendance at a selected performance at 4th Line Theatre (transportation included).
August 27-21, 2009 – By George! A Theatre Immersion!
-- to be held at the Shaw Festival, Niagara-on-the-Lake.
Cost is $1,250 which includes 5 nights’ accommodation, 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, all theatre tickets, instruction and taxes. Dinners are not included.
For more information on these exciting opportunities, please visit
www.theatreontario.org or
contact Carmelia Persich, Education Coordinator at 416-408-4556, ext. 10 or
e-mail her at info@theatreontario.org
Deadline to register for these programs is
June 15, 2009 so don’t delay – Enrolment is limited!

UPCOMING EVENTS

The Friends of the Stoco Lake present:
“A Night of Blues & Boogie Woogie by the Lake”

Friday, June 12, at 8 p.m. at the Tweed Park, Kiwanis Pavilion
Music by Alan Gerber and local blues band, Tore Down.
Tickets available at the Food Company or any FOSL Director -- $10 in advance or $12 at the door.
Cash bar/special occasion permit.
For further information, contact Vicki McCulloch at 478-1500 or
www.friendsofstocolake.ca or
www.alangerber.org

This will be a great night of musical entertainment at one of the few remaining dance pavilions in Ontario!

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