Entertainment

Sustainable living focus of awareness film

Awareness Film Night begins new season of politically and environmentally aware videos

John McNeil

Honest songs from the heart of John McNeil

Sooke Singer/songwriter shares a lifetime of living in his music

John McNeil
Thom Southwood will perform at a benefit for Hannah.

Dylan night for Hannah

Benefit concert being held for young cancer patient and her family

Thom Southwood will perform at a benefit for Hannah.
A youngster tries his hand at conducting the Sooke Philharmonic Orchestra at the Philly Fling.

Sooke and its orchestra: a 15-year affair

The Sooke Philharmonic Orchestra has been a delight in Sooke for 15 years

A youngster tries his hand at conducting the Sooke Philharmonic Orchestra at the Philly Fling.
A scarf created by Charlene George.

Bridging Canada’s culture through art

First Nations and Metis show features local Sooke artist

A scarf created by Charlene George.
Gail Erickson is one of the members of Fibres & Beyond who is taking part in a retrospective show at the Coast Collective.

Fibres & Beyond: Reconsider the Lilies

Fibre artists will hold a retrospective show from Sept. 20 to 30.

Gail Erickson is one of the members of Fibres & Beyond who is taking part in a retrospective show at the Coast Collective.
MLA John Horgan with one of the 'untouchables' at the Shirley Fall Fair.

A quilt of Valour made by Shirley quilters group

Quilt will be given to a injured member of the Canadian armed forces

MLA John Horgan with one of the 'untouchables' at the Shirley Fall Fair.
Doni Eve looks at a display at the Sooke Region Museum.

Connection to Jubillee Wrap-up

The Royal Jubilee exhibit at the Sooke region Museum has ended

  • Sep 12, 2012
Doni Eve looks at a display at the Sooke Region Museum.
Bruce Vogt will lead the community in a sing-along.

Community choir has busy season planned

Sooke sing-along will feature Bruce Vogt as pianist

Bruce Vogt will lead the community in a sing-along.
Dave Gallant and Chris Palmer will open the Sooke Folk Music Society Coffee House season.

New season begins for Sooke Folk Music Society

Dave Gallant and Chris Palmer open the coffee house season

Dave Gallant and Chris Palmer will open the Sooke Folk Music Society Coffee House season.
Sandra Scafe

Get ready to creat some art!

Annual Beach Art competition set for Sunday, Sept. 9

Sandra Scafe
Angela Menzies will be showing a series of nudes at an exhibition at the Sooke Harbour House. On the right is one of series entitled “Unwind.”  She is showing her work along with her mother Bonnie Coulter’s newest pieces.

Wild women and bad dogs

Mother and daughter join forces for art exhibition and sale

Angela Menzies will be showing a series of nudes at an exhibition at the Sooke Harbour House. On the right is one of series entitled “Unwind.”  She is showing her work along with her mother Bonnie Coulter’s newest pieces.

T’Sou-ke First Nation members go running

Event will be a fun day for members of the Sooke band

Trent Arterberry performs at the Fringe.

Local mime at the Fringe

East Sooke mime/actor Trent Arterberry performs at festival

  • Aug 22, 2012
Trent Arterberry performs at the Fringe.
Little dancers from Carole Cave Dance Studio entertained at Art in the Park.

The joy of dance

Dancers from Sooke entertained at Art in the Park this past weekend

Little dancers from Carole Cave Dance Studio entertained at Art in the Park.
Seamus O'Reilly busks for pleasure.

Putting a little irish in your step

Musician busks for the pleasure of playing for people walking by

Seamus O'Reilly busks for pleasure.
The Uchuck Years is reviewed.

Stick your nose into a good book and enjoy reading

New publications about the characters and history of B.C.

  • Aug 14, 2012
The Uchuck Years is reviewed.
Claire Bezuidenhout performs on the streets of downtown Victoria.

Local woman travels the world as Copper Cowgirl

Claire Bezuidenhout successfully merges art and performance with her western routine

Claire Bezuidenhout performs on the streets of downtown Victoria.
Marcelle Glock was a feature at the Sooke Fine Arts Show artist demonstration.

Pottery artist makes first showing at SFAS

Mudge Island artist makes first debut at Vancouver Island's longest running art show

  • Aug 8, 2012
Marcelle Glock was a feature at the Sooke Fine Arts Show artist demonstration.
Learn how to prepare Kale

Some fine summer reading: Books of and about the characters and history in B.C.

Book reviews on a notable historical figure, trees in the pacific northwest, and superfood Kale

Learn how to prepare Kale