Beach Arts Scene for Oct. 3, 2017

F8 Photography Collective, a Beach-based photographer group, is hosting a photo exhibit in Etobicoke at Neilson Park Creative Centre later this month. The eight image collections respond to the essence of any one place, notably Antarctica, Costa Rica, Havana, Muskoka, Newfoundland, Normandy, Northern Ontario, and Venice, and features artists Margit Koivisto, Maureen Littlewood, Catherine MacKinnon, […]

Entertainment Beat for Oct. 3, 2017

David Occhipinti performs at the Beach United Church Saturday, Oct. 7 from 4:30 to 5:15 p.m. The guitarist and composer’s performance is the first Jazz and Reflection concert of the season, a series that features music that “moves the spirit.” Juno-nominated Occhipinti’s original compositions combine elements of contemporary chamber music with improvisation. Occhipinti is joined […]

Changes afoot at Artisans at Work

Take it from a journalist: sometimes, people just need a deadline. That’s certainly been the experience of local custom jewelry maker Tara Shelton. She’s been busy with last-minute orders since announcing she will be moving to Australia in a few months. In a recent newsletter, Shelton was firm with her clients that she’s packing up […]

5 artists to see at the 9th annual Danforth East Arts Fair

Art is returning to East Lynn Park this weekend, Sept. 16 and 17. The Danforth East Community Association’s ninth-annual Danforth East Arts Fair runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the park at 1949 Danforth Ave. both days and will feature live music, food, and art across multiple mediums. Drawings, acrylics, ceramics—whatever form the […]

7 things to do in the Beach this weekend

School may be back in session, but considering the many events taking place this weekend, Sept. 8-10, 2017, summer fun isn’t over yet. If you’re tired from a busy back-to-school week, or just tired of driving to the cottage, take a break and keep it local. There are plenty of activities to keep you occupied […]