Entertainment

A toast to the haggis at Robbie Burns Night in 2011.

The pipes, the pipes are calling…

Robbie Burns Night takes place on Sunday, January 29

A toast to the haggis at Robbie Burns Night in 2011.
Janet McTavish

American Idol and X Factor move over…

Two Sooke singers are in the finals for Island Star Search

Janet McTavish
Eric and Mary Day will perform with friends on January 21.

Come get your bluegrass on

Folk Society presents a concert with Eric Day and his friends

Eric and Mary Day will perform with friends on January 21.
Author Daniel Pinchbeck and cast member Sting.

Awareness film examines the notion of the end of the Earth

Film is about a regenerative planetary culture where we are all aligned

Author Daniel Pinchbeck and cast member Sting.
The Sooke Community Choir performed at the museum during the snowman building event in December.

Community choir starts a new season

New members and voices being sought by active community choir

The Sooke Community Choir performed at the museum during the snowman building event in December.
The Sooke Community Choir.

A Joyful Noise for the holiday season

The Sooke Community Choir welcomes public to sing along

The Sooke Community Choir.
Carole Cave's dance studio brings her version of the Nutcracker to Sooke audiences.

Dancers provide a sugar-coated treat

Nutcracker in a Nutshell becoming a Sooke tradition

Carole Cave's dance studio brings her version of the Nutcracker to Sooke audiences.
Kathy Edgar with her cedar and grass woven baskets

First Nations arts and craft at T’Sou-ke show

Doug Lafortune and Kakthy Edgar bring art to Sooke for local native show

Kathy Edgar with her cedar and grass woven baskets
Joyful sounds from the Sooke Philharmonic Chamber Players.

Season’s Greetings from the Sooke Philharmonic

Christmas concert brings joyful sounds to Sooke and Metchosin

Joyful sounds from the Sooke Philharmonic Chamber Players.
Ekoos Choral Ensemble will perform two concerts.

Vocal ensemble performs two seasonal concerts

Ekoos Choral Ensemble perform in Sooke and Landford

Ekoos Choral Ensemble will perform two concerts.
Maestro Norman Nelson.

Sooke Philharmonic: Notes from the inside

Sonia de Wit writes about what it is like to be a musician

Maestro Norman Nelson.
Sue Coleman's Sandcut Beach print will be a fundraiser for the TLC.

Suport Sandcut

Well known artist Sue Coleman produces print to be used for fundraising

Sue Coleman's Sandcut Beach print will be a fundraiser for the TLC.
Community members came together to discuss the steps steps in the cultural planning process.

Taking it to the streets: Cultural planning

Community members come together to discuss the next steps

Community members came together to discuss the steps steps in the cultural planning process.
Volunteers came together to re-roof the cabins at Camp Barnard.

Camp Barnard gets upgrades thanks to church group

Volunteers help repair roofs on cabins at Boy Scout camp

  • Nov 23, 2011
Volunteers came together to re-roof the cabins at Camp Barnard.
Composer Mark Fornataro.

Clarinet and strings work debut

Composer selects Sooke as place to debut his composition

Composer Mark Fornataro.
Doug Cox and BettySoo perform this Saturday at Holy Trinity.

Crossing musical borders

Doug Cox and BettySoo perform for the Sooke Folk Music Society's coffee house

Doug Cox and BettySoo perform this Saturday at Holy Trinity.

Antiques and collectibles show and sale

Knox Presbyterian Church hosts show to raise funds for Knox Vision Society

  • Nov 2, 2011
Trinitude performs for the Sooke Coffeehouse on Nov. 5.

Acoustic folk at coffeehouse

Trinitude performs for coffeehouse crowd on Nov. 5

Trinitude performs for the Sooke Coffeehouse on Nov. 5.

Awareness film night

Focus on smart meters is the theme for Nov. 9 film night

Jeweler Lindsay Jenkins works on some of her pieces.

Ocean provides inspiration for jewelry maker

Lindsay Jenkins will show her work at two craft fairs

Jeweler Lindsay Jenkins works on some of her pieces.