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Tsleil-Waututh Nation Cultural Arts Festival

Tsleil-Waututh Nation Cultural Arts Festival

Maya Ramji, 7, Westcot elementary; Young artist of the week

Maya Ramji, 7, Westcot elementary; Young artist of the week

Art teacher: Grace Love Favourite art: landscapes and nature Favourite artist: Vincent van Gogh Her teacher writes: Maya is a wonderful artist. Her pictures are full of details and vivid colours, allowing the viewer to see a full story.
Ultimate league chucks for charity

Ultimate league chucks for charity

Members of the North Shore Ultimate League lost some sleep but gained some donations for charity during a nationwide ultimate Frisbee game earlier this summer.

Community Bulletin Board

byoV (bring your own voice) Community Choir is now accepting registrations for the 2013/2014 year. The year is divided into three terms that cost $40 each, with rehearsals on Thursday nights from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m.

What's going on

Ambleside Orchestra rehearses Wednesdays, 3:15-5:30 p.m. at Highlands United Church, 3255 Edgemont Blvd., North Vancouver. Intermediate level of musicianship required. Bring a music stand. Info: David, 604-922-1035.

King of the stage

Madeline King takes to the stage in John Lawson Park Saturday as local youth bands got a chance to showcase themselves as part of West Vancouver's Harmony Arts Festival. The arts festival runs to Aug. 11. Go to harmonyarts.ca for details.

Nature lovers

Patricia Banning-Lover (with shovel), co-founder of the Wild Bird Trust, MLA Jane Thornthwaite (to her left), Mayor Richard Walton (behind her) and WBT board members and supporters officially broke ground July 31 on the long-hoped-for Nature House at

Community bulletin board

ByoV (bring your own voice) Community Choir is now accepting registrations for the 2013/2014 year. The year is divided into three terms that cost $40 each, with rehearsals on Thursday nights from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m.

Arts Calendar

Argyle Avenue: 1400-1600 block, West Vancouver. Harmony Arts Festival - Art Market: A line-up of over 80 artists and artisans selected by a jury team will take over Argyle Avenue Aug. 2, 2-9 p.m. and Aug 3-5, 9, 10 and 11, 11 a.m. -9 p.m.

Food calendar

Best of the West: North Shore restaurants and B.C. wineries attempt to create the perfect combination at Best of the West 2013 scheduled for Aug. 7 at Ambleside Pier. Info: harmonyarts.ca/best-of-thewest.