August at the Arts Hub

August Events hosted by the Arts Hub

Happening at the Arts Hub – 103-325 Second Street South, Kenora

Tea at the HubMondays, 10am-12pm (except August 7) – Visit and enjoy a beverage and conversation. No sign-up required, donations are appreciated.

Sketch-a-doodle – Architecture – Wednesdays beginning June 27 for eight weeks, 3:30pm-4:30pm – Interested in doodling Kenora building scapes? Join Tersoo as he leads participants “en plein aire” doodling architecture around Kenora in the style of artist Albert Kiefer. We will be working with pen and ink and watercolour in our drawings. Some days the group will walk the streets of Kenroa weather permitting and other days we will work from photos at the Hub. Please call for more information or to sign up at 807-407-5660. You are welcome to join this workshop midway through the series, call us if you are interested!

Open Studio – Wednesdays, 10am-12pm – The doors are open! Come on in and chat about what’s up at the Arts Hub and in the local community arts scene. RSVP to 807-407-7449 if you’d like to work on any special or specific projects during your visit and we can prepare a space for you ahead of time.

Tour the World – Ukraine – Thursday August 24 – Due to reasons beyond our control, we had to reschedule the “trip” to explore the Ukraine. We are now welcoming you to join us as we explore this rich culture with food, festivities, and a summer celebration with special guest Mariia. Space is limited. The fee for the event is $30. Reservations will be on a first come, first served basis. Call for more information 807-407-5660.

Laughter Yoga – Wednesdays August 2, 9, and 23, 12pm-1pm – Laughter yoga is an exercise program developed by Indian physician Dr. Madan Kataria in Mumbai, who things laughter is the very best medicine! It combines laughter with yoga and breathing techniques, called Pranayama, which brings more oxygen into our body and brain making us feel more energetic and healthier. Check out or call Laura at 807-407-7449 to learn more!

Book of Spirit – Tuesdays until August 22, 1pm-2:30pm – Join us in creating our own reflective playbook “the Book of Spirit”. Each week we will make another page that can be added to our personalized book. This is an ongoing workshop, but new participants are welcome to join througout the series. Call 807-407-5660 for more information.

Sports Blitz – Tuesday, August 15, 1pm-3pm – Come kick the ball around, throw the frisbee and bop the badminton birdie! This is a very casual gathering to get outdoors and get active! Bring your water bottle. Call 807-407-5660 for more information.

Dungeons and Dragons: Session 0 – Tuesday, August 15, 5:30-6:30pm – Join us as we prepare to go on an awesome adventure with tabletop roleplaying game Dungeons and Dragons. During this Session 0, we will go over the world in which we will be playing, the rules of Dungeons and Dragons, and assist with character creation. We encourage anyone who wishes to join us in playing to come to this Session 0 to prepare. For more information, please call 807-407-5660.

Events Happening in the Community

Rise to the Rhythm – Thursdays, August 3, 17, and 31, 4pm-5pm @ Anicinabe Park – Explore West African hand drumming with Tersoo at the shelter at Anicinabe Park. This non-traditional drum circle is open to all abilities and hand drums are provided.