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GEORGE’S: Free pool and games night with music spun by a D.J. Thursdays.

THORNHILL PUB: Free pool Sundays and Wednesdays; karaoke Thursdays.

LEGION Branch 13: Meat draws Saturdays 4 p.m. Jam sessions, dancing Saturdays 8 p.m. until closing.

GEORGE’S PUB: Room To Dance Aug. 1, 2. DJ Steve Little Aug. 8, 9. Audio Riot Aug. 15, 16.

Music

The Terrace riverside Festival is back this year and will take place Aug. 8, 9 and 10 at Har-Lee’s Place, 14 kilometres north of Terrace on Kalum Lake Drive. Music to include Metis fiddling and jigging, country, blue grass, gospel and open mike. On-site camping and concessions will be available. A weekend pass is $30 in advance or $35 at the gate. Day passes are $10 for Friday and Sunday and $20 for Saturday. Kids 12 and under are free. Advance tickets available at the George Little House, Misty River Books, White River Helicopters, and Irly Building Centre

Visual Arts

The terrace art Association Members’ Exhibition titled “Through Our Eyes” will run from August 1 to 30. The show will host a variety of art work: watercolour, oil, acrylic, mixed media, pottery, photography and jewelry. The opening reception will be Friday Aug. 1 from 7 to 9 p.m. Everyone is welcome and admission is free. For more info call the Terrace Art Gallery at 250-638-8884 or email coordinator@terraceartgallery.com

Who says Oil & water don’t mix? View the art of Tom Campbell and Lawrence Pettet on display in the new Oil & Water exhibit at the Kitimat Centennial Museum July 18 to August 23. Differing in canvas size and medium, the two artists share a passion for art. For more info call the museum at 250-632-8950.

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NorthWord’s Creative Writers Kids Camp invites youths aged 9-16 years to join well-known graphic artist Dean Griffith (Perfect Man) for this year’s free “Graphic Novels” camp. Learn how to write/illustrate your own comic book and go on a field trip to copy and bind your creation to share with your friends and family. The camp will run Aug. 5 to Aug. 8 and goes from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday. A $10 refundable deposit is required to hold your spot and class size is limited , so early registration is encouraged. For more details, contact the Terrace Public Library at 250-638-8177.

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