Seniors’ Day at the Leir House Cultural Centre
June 11, 2022
The Penticton & District Community Arts Council is excited to welcome the community to Seniors’ Day!
This year the PDCAC is partnering with our Leir House neighbours: the Penticton Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts, the Penticton Potters’ Guild, and the PDCAC Artists in Residence (Debbie Tougas, Diana Skelhorne, George Traicheff, Cathie Peeren, Karla Avendano, and Lindsey Curtis). Joining in the fun will be artists from the current exhibition by CanwaxWest and Carol Munro, and Alice Strohmaier of Artsy Aging with Alice.
When: June 11th, 11:00 am to 4:30 pm
Where: Leir House Cultural Centre
Inside the Leir House
11:00 am – 4:30 pm: Open Studio with the PDCAC Artists in Residence
11:00 am – 1:00 pm: Pottery Demo with the Penticton Potters’ Guild
1:00 – 3:00 pm: Performance by Trio of 5 from the Penticton Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts
1:00 – 3:00 pm: Encaustic Painting Demo with CanwaxWest
1:00 – 4:00 pm: Play with Clay at the Penticton Potters’ Guild
Grounds of the Leir House
1:00 – 3:00 pm: Knit in Public Day with the Yarn Yakkers, Tuesday Afternoon Fibre Artists (TAFA) and First Friday Felters
1:00 – 3:00 pm: Collaborative Painting with Alice
All events are free and no registration required. There will be giveaways throughout the day.
Learn more at: https://www.pentictonartscouncil.com/seniors-week
*These events are part of a larger celebration for BC Seniors Week with events taking place across our community from June 5th to the 11th with many community partners.