This event is a hilarious musical comedy starring Climate Change itself! Climate Change (CC) has finally arrived on earth in a form that we can relate to -- a bouffon (type of clown). A live piano player accompanies the vaudevillesque revue, wrapping the climate news in delightful entertainment. Beaver Point Hall, 7:30 to 9 p.m., […]
Join Robert George (Qwiahultuhw) an Elder from Quw’utsun (Cowichan) as he leads a welcome ceremony and teaching at the Welcome Poles at Xwaaqw’um (Burgoyne Bay). He will also be joined by Metis Elder and Helper Pamela Bourque. Presented as part of the On The Rise Climate Arts Festival. This event is free and open to […]
Come and create some ocean creatures with renowned local performer, clown and facilitator Nayana Fielkov! Our creations will become a part of the Sept. 24th Community Procession performance. Presented as part of the On The Rise Climate Arts Festival. Community Resilience Hub Office at SSI Middle School. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Grieving with other people can be healing. During our month-long Climate Arts Festival we will come together in a safe group setting to express the pain and grief we carry in this time of climate emergency. Presented as part of the On The Rise Climate Arts Festival. To register: www.transitionsaltspring.com/rise. Artbarn on Suffolk Road. 7 to […]
Star of the Sea hosts a Zoom poetry event to share and discuss climate and weather-related poetry. Presented as part of the On The Rise Climate Arts Festival. 7 to 8:30 p.m. Check the Star of the Sea website for registration and Zoom link details: https://www.staroftheseassi.ca/
You are invited to participate in a community procession through Ganges to help express the urgency of our global and local situation. Presented as part of the On The Rise Climate Arts Festival. Meet us at Mahon Hall around 12:30 p.m. dressed in blue. Procession starts at 1 p.m. Free and open to the public.
Join local tour hosts of various system types and sizes, for potable household use or irrigation and other purposes. Free tours* will begin at 9:00am, 11:00am, 1:00pm and 3:00pm (*unless otherwise noted). Check Transition Salt Spring's website where a map will be published in September. www.transitionsaltspring.com/rise
As part of the Arts Festival Navigating Climate Grief and Action, the Library presents an evening of poetry exploring aspects of climate change and the responses it elicits in our emotions, our thoughts, and our actions. The evening will feature Salt Spring poets Brian Day, Sandi Johnson, Natalie Meisner, Rowan Percy, Murray Reiss, and Chris […]
DAISSI (Diverse and Inclusive SSI) enthusiastically invites all 2SLGBTQIA+ folks, and all allies, to the Pride on the Rise Dance Party! Families with minors are welcome until 10pm. Farmers Institute. 7:30 pm - 1:00 am. Tickets are $30 ($15 for under 19 or people providing a work exchange) and available by cash only at TJ […]