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Tradition Days brings 3 weeks of free arts occasions to Guelph

Culture Days offers three weeks of free activities and events meant to highlight the importance of arts and culture in the community.Culture Days offers three weeks of free activities and events meant to highlight the importance of arts and culture in the community.

As soon as once more, Guelph will likely be among the many many communities throughout the nation participating within the nationwide Tradition Days celebration this fall.

This 12 months’s competition, described on the Tradition Days web site as “three superb weeks of color, creativity, and group,” takes place from Sept. 23 to Oct. 16. Meant to focus on the significance of arts and tradition locally, the competition consists of a wide range of free participatory occasions.

The next is an inventory of a few of the occasions and actions occurring in and round Guelph as a part of the competition, however as new occasions are nonetheless being registered, persons are inspired to take a look at culturedays.ca for the entire checklist.

Hope and Therapeutic

Métis artist Tracey-Mae Chambers brings her site-specific artwork set up #HopeAndHealingCanada to Riverside Park. Chambers threads connections between folks, communities, and the atmosphere, with themes of hope and therapeutic driving her work.

Location and Venue: 709 Woolwich St., Guelph, Ont., N1H 3Y8 (Riverside Park) Occasion date and time: Friday, Sept. 23, 12 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. Viewers: all ages Worth: Free

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Guelph-based musician Silas Chinsen performs in a free live performance on the Guelph Civic Museum on Friday, Sept. 23 as a part of the museum’s Fourth Friday live performance collection and Tradition Days celebrations. – silaschinsen.com picture

Fourth Friday with Silas Chinsen

Guelph-based musician, composer and producer Silas Chinsen will carry out for September’s set up of the free Fourth Friday live performance collection. The live performance can even be livestreamed on Fb at @guelphmuseums. Free tickets can be found at guelphmuseums.ca.

Location and Venue: 52 Norfolk St., Guelph, Ont. (Guelph Civic Museum) Occasion date and time: Friday, Sept. 23, 7 to 9 pm Viewers: all ages Worth: Free

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Farm-fresh meals is among the many points of interest through the Fall Rural Romp, a self-guided tour of farms, markets and greenhouses in Guelph and Wellington County.

Fall Rural Break

The Fall Rural Romp is a self-guided tour of native farms, markets and greenhouses in Guelph and Wellington County. Meet farmers, try fall decorations, see livestock and extra. For taking part areas, go to www.wellington.ca/ruralromp.

Location and Venue: Numerous areas in Guelph Occasion date and time: Saturday, Sept. 24, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Viewers: all ages Worth: Free

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Goldie Mill ruins. – Metropolis of Guelph picture

Reshaping Ruins

Guelph’s artists in residence — Sophia Chilton, Caleb Bray, and Silas Chinsen — will reanimate the Goldie Mill ruins with community-made visible artwork, poetry and music. The present will function collaborative portray projections, mild and sound.

Location and Venue: 75 Cardigan St., Guelph, Ont. (Goldie Mill Park) Occasion date and time: Saturday, Sept. 24, 7:30 to 10:30 pm Viewers: all ages Worth: Free

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On Wednesday, Sept. 28, curator Taqralik Partridge and author Emily Henderson will provide a chat and tour of their exhibition Qautamaat, presently on show on the Artwork Gallery of Guelph. – Artwork Gallery of Guelph picture

Curatorial tour of Qautamaat

Be a part of curator Taqralik Partridge and author Emily Henderson as they tour the exhibition ????? | Qautamaat, and speak concerning the tales, concepts, and practices of the “Inuit on a regular basis” that inform the work of the greater than 80 artists and makers on view.

Location and Venue: 358 Gordon St., Guelph, Ont., N1G 1Y1 (Artwork Gallery of Guelph) Occasion date and time: Wednesday, Sept. 28, 6:30 to eight pm Viewers: all ages Worth: Free

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A Stroll with the Dye Crops

Be a part of textile artist Anita Cazzola for a stroll via the Howitt Park space to be launched to the various pure dye crops residing there, and study their colors.

Location and Venue: 81 Beechwood Ave., Guelph, Ont., N1H 5Z7 (Howitt Park) Occasion date and time: Thursday, Sept. 29, 5:30 to 7 pm Viewers: all ages Worth: Free

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Rene Meshake, 2021. – Jonathan Duncan/Metroland

Conversations in Pipigwan Flute

Marking the Nationwide Day for Reality and Reconciliation, Ojibwe multidisciplinary artist and residential college survivor Rene Meshake will current Conversations in Pipigwan Flute, a presentation of Anishinaabe storytelling, poetry, music and dance.

Location and Venue: 52 Norfolk St., Guelph, Ont. (Guelph Civic Museum) Occasion date and time: Friday, Sept. 30, 7 to eight:30 p.m. Viewers: all ages Worth: Free

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Guelph firefighters will likely be among the many visitors on the Tradition Days celebration on the Guelph Public Library’s east-side department on Oct. 1. – Guelph Public Library picture

Tradition Days Celebration

The Guelph Public Library will have a good time Tradition Days at its east-side department with particular visitors, together with Guelph firefighters, Artistic Encounters, the Tinkertruck, a musical efficiency by Mr. J, and extra.

Location and Venue: 1 Starwood Dr., Guelph, Ont., N1E 0H5 (Guelph Public Library – East Facet Department) Occasion date and time: Saturday, Oct. 1, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Viewers: all ages Worth: Free

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G9 Bhangra Academy will provide an introduction to the Punjabi folks dance, Bhangra on Oct. 1, at Guelph’s metropolis corridor as a part of Tradition Days celebrations within the metropolis. – G9 Bhangra Academy picture

Introduction to Bhangra

G9 Bhangra Academy presents an introduction to the Punjabi folks dance, Bhangra. The occasion begins with demonstrations by academy dancers, adopted by a workshop educating primary Bhangra strikes to the group, culminating in a group efficiency.

Location and Venue: 1 Carden St., Guelph, Ont., N1H 3A1 (Market Sq.) Occasion date and time: Saturday, Oct. 1, 12 to 1:30 pm Viewers: all ages Worth: Free

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Kenneth Chou picture stroll

Carry your digital camera or smartphone and tour notable Guelph landmarks on a guided pictures stroll and workshop with native photographer Kenneth Chou. The culminating work will likely be proven on the Guelph Civic Museum on Oct. 16, the ultimate day of Tradition Days.

Location and Venue: 52 Norfolk St., Guelph, Ont. (Guelph Civic Museum) Occasion date and time: Sunday, Oct. 2, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Viewers: all ages Worth: Free

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Though we endeavor to supply essentially the most correct description of occasions itemizing and venues, we aren’t accountable or answerable for errors and omissions within the occasion description, location or supposed viewers. If needed, please contact the occasion organizer for extra info.

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