Entertainment

Women of Note event celebrates value of arts in Nanaimo

Notable Nanaimo women are getting the nod during a luncheon Thursday (Nov. 1) at the Nanaimo Museum.

Women of Note, sponsored by the Vancouver Island Symphony, was created to recognize the importance of art and culture in the community.

“We are coming together to celebrate, support and create awareness of arts and culture in Nanaimo," said Marianne Turley, co-chairman of Women of Note.

It starts with networking at 11:30 a.m., followed by lunch and a speech on The Value of Arts in Nanaimo by special guest Sasha Angus, CEO of the Nanaimo Economic Development Corporation.

Tickets for the event are $32 and are available by calling 250-754-0177 or e-mailing admin@vancouverislandsymphony.com. Money raised supports the symphony’s 2013 education shows.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Summer sizzle
 
Documentary depicts the universal story between a father and son
 
Nigerians await news on missing girls
Ballerina gets into character
 
Love of Islands expressed in music
 
Musician inpsired by Island life
Narrow win for opera company
 
Party away for New Years Day
 
The amazing Lavigne

Community Events, October 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 14 edition online now. Browse the archives.