Special Members Only Event, Lunch and AGM
December 4, 2019
A Grand Musical Entertainment: Grassroots Music of Old Ontario
Ian Bell, a musician, visual artist and former museum curator
Ian will entertain us with a concert of early Ontario songs and instrumental tunes, played on folk and historical instruments including guitar, banjo, concertina, wooden flute and small pipes.
Ian has performed as a folk musician since the late 1970s. On his own and with a number of groups, he has appeared at numerous folk festivals across Canada, the United States and abroad, and for many years was a regular musical contributor to Stuart McLean’s Vinyl Café, Fresh Air and other CBC radio programs.
Following the release of three CDs of original material, Ian has created two recordings of traditional songs and tunes – My Pious Friends & Drunken Companions and his latest, Forget Me Not When Far Away – a collection of songs of the Great Lakes. Ian’s latest CD is a just-released live collection of songs and stories, Saturday Night In Villa Nova.
Wednesday, December 4, 2019
Lecture: 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Lunch: 11:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
AGM: 12:00 p.m.
Armenian Community Centre
156 Martindale Road
St. Catharines, ON L2S 2X9
No cost to members of Lifelong Learning Niagara
Pre-registration for the Lunch / AGM is required by Friday, November 29
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April 17, 2019 – Special Lecture to Launch Spring Lecture Series 2019
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December 5, 2018 – Annual General Meeting (Members Only)
“Heart of Turtle Island: The Niagara Escarpment” with Mark Zelinski, Award-winning photography since 1977
August 29, 2018 – Special Lecture to Launch Fall Lecture Series 2018
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July 18, 2018 – Special Lecture
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April 25, 2018 – Special Lecture to Launch Spring Lecture Series 2018
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December 6, 2017 – Annual General Meeting (Members Only)
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August 30th, 2017 – Members Only
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April 5th, 2017 – Members Only
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December 7th, 2016 – Members Only
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October 19th, 2016 – Annual General Meeting (Members Only)
September 21st, 2016 – Special Lecture
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August 24th, 2016 – Members Only
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