Event Calendar, Category Education
October 20, 2018 @ 12:00 AM
More than 20 artists and artisans around the Tantramar Marsh area open their studios on this mid-October weekend. Watch artists at work, talk to them about their craft and support them by purchasing some of their work. Information: 800-249-2020 or artacrossthemarsh.ca.
October 25, 2018 @ 12:00 AM
For four days, New Brunswick’s musicians get together with the larger music industry for performances, conferences, networking and awards. See up-and-comers in intimate venues. If you work in the industry, this is the place to be. Information: 506-383-4662 or musicnb.org/en/festival-506/about-festival-506.
October 26, 2018 @ 12:00 AM
The historic Benevolent Irish Society of PEI hosts their annual lecture series on six consecutive Friday nights. The topic is Irish and Celtic heritage. Established in 1825 to meet the needs of Irish immigrants, the society is one of the oldest organizations in PEI. Information: 902-566-3273 or benevolentirishsocietyofpei.com.
November 11, 2018 @ 12:00 AM
There’s no better location in Halifax to mark Remembrance Day than at the Citadel National Historic Site. This former military stronghold will sound a traditional 21-gun salute at noon. Inside, see the “Road to Vimy and Beyond” exhibit with a scale replica of the Vimy Memorial; check out the Army Museum; and experience life on the front lines in the First World War Trench exhibit built in the Citadel’s defensive ditches. Admission is free. Information: 888-773-8888 or pc.gc.ca/en/lhn-nhs/ns/halifax/index.