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FSJ Film Society presents “Boyhood”

By on October 17, 2014

Our next film; Boyhood, promises to showcase an interesting balance of the realities of growing up in today’s age, along with the dedication it took to film this 12 year in the making, work of art. Starring Ethan Hawke and Patricia Arquette, Boyhood has received nothing but rave reviews since its release this August, no doubt, because of the wide range of appeals this film holds. From the specifically selected soundtrack of modern rock that has progressed with the film, to the intimate family moments that every parent can relate to. This film will hold something for everyone.

Filmed over 12 years with the same cast, this film is a groundbreaking story of growing up as seen through the eyes of a child named Mason, who literally grows up on screen before our eyes. This drama charts the rocky terrain of childhood like no other film has before. Snapshots of adolescence from road trips and family dinners to birthdays and graduations and all the moments in between become transcendent, set to a soundtrack spanning the years from Coldplay’s Yellow to Arcade Fire’s Deep Blue. The film is both a nostalgic time capsule of the recent past and an ode to growing up and parenting. It’s impossible not to watch Mason and his family without thinking about our own journey.

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Ladies Day Out; Bigger and Better Than Ever

By on October 17, 2014

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By on October 15, 2014

Arts Advocates are friends of the arts who support the mission and goals of the Fort St. John Community Arts Council. With the support of the following patrons, the Arts Council can develop further initiatives for all arts in the

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Sherlock Set to Take the Stage

By on October 15, 2014

The Stage North Theatre Society is pleased to present Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Jersey Lily on October 31, November 1, 6, 7, 8 at the North Peace Cultural Centre. All shows start at 7 pm. The first

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Painting & Drawing at Donna’s Arts Studio

By on October 8, 2014

In her 10th year of giving art classes, certified art instructor Donna Folk, once again has a busy and varied schedule of classes this fall. Donna’s Art Studio will offer one day workshops in watercolour, oils, pen and ink and

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FSJ Film Society Presents “Land Ho!”

By on October 6, 2014

A pair of ex-brothers-in-law set off to Iceland in an attempt to reclaim their youth through Reykjavik nightclubs, trendy spas, and rugged campsites. This bawdy adventure is a throwback to 1980s road trip comedies, as well as a candid exploration

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Spectrum Art Classes at the ArtsPost

By on September 24, 2014

Spectrum art classes are underway again at the ArtsPost (10320-94 Avenue).   Instructor Tanya Shymko offers group classes and private lessons in Drawing, painting and pastels for adults children and teens.   To register phone Tanya at 250-794-1383 or email spectrumartstudios@gmail.com.  See attached brochure

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FSJ Film Society presents “Chef”

By on September 24, 2014

Our next film promises to be as big a hit, if not more so, than our last showing of The Grand Seduction. Coming up in just under a week away on Monday, September 29th @ 7pm is “Chef”. Directed, written,

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Arts Council Looks forward to Exciting New Season

By on September 24, 2014

New Board Members joined the Fort St. John Arts Council at the recent Annual General Meeting held at the Artspost. Twenty four attendees at the meeting representing the member groups voted in (from right to left standing) Chairman Rosemary Landry,

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Bellydance Classes Starting Soon

By on September 15, 2014

A true dance experience as much as a fitness experience. The workout program is designed as both a fitness and an educational experience where you will sample and practice the moves and combinations of classic bellydance.  It is gentle, but