Empty Bowls Raises $4000 for the Huron County Food Bank Distribution Centre

B4CEFFF7-BE9A-46FB-B37A-65361B1FBB18Over 150 volunteers shared their creativity to make this great success possible. Art aRound Town’s Empty Bowls Committee is happy to present Huron County Food Bank Distribution Centre a cheque for $4000.

The sell out crowd at the September 14th event enjoyed selecting hand built pottery bowls, sampling wonderful soups by over 20 restaurants and groups from the area and participated with great enthusiasm in the celebrity pottery auction which also contributed greatly to this success.

Great thanks to all the soup makers, bowl makers, celebrity potters and all of the committee for this huge effort to contribute to HCFDC.

Accepting the check is Mary Ellen Zielman – Executive Director HCFDC
From committee members – Laurie Dykstra, MaryLou Hyde and Ruth Anne Merner.
Missing from photo are Bonnie Sitter and Julia Burton.

Aeolian Hall Nature Photography Showcase

JUST ANNOUNCED: AEOLIAN HALL is pleased to announce as part of it’s outreach mandate an exhibit of nature photography by three of London and areas talented photographers.

London, Ontario –  This show is open to all at no cost and can be viewed at an Opening Reception to be held at Aeolian Hall Monday, November 6, 2017 from 6pm till 8pm.  For viewings at other times during regular office hours (MONDAY THROUGH Friday 10am till 6pm) please call (519) 672-7950 for an appointment and ask for Janice Mark.

All the pieces are for sale and 30% of the sale price comes back to Aeolian Hall to support our programmes.  If you purchase a piece you may take it home with you at time of purchase.  The pieces are priced to sell and with Christmas coming would make wonderful gifts.

If You Go:
What: Photography Exhibit

Where: Aeolian Hall. 795 Dundas St, London, ON N5W 2Z6
When: Monday, November 6, 2017. 6:00 PM (Doors Open)
Cost: FREE

Workshop with Catherine Weber – Oct 28 2 – 5 pm


Registration deadline: October 24

Finally a paint party that you don’t have to drive to London for! Join us at Ironwood Golf Club and and unleash your creative side! Catherine Weber, a local artist, will be showing the group how to create a unique piece of art! This isn’t your typical paint party, so come out and try something new!

The cost of this workshop is $35 per person. A cash bar will be available.

To register for this workshop please email artaroundtownx@gmail.com.