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2016

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For 20 years, a dream has been fermenting in the brain of Daryl Leiski. It sweetened and gathered body as he experimented with small batches of beer he’d craft in his basement.

From left, Brenda Sande from One Boardshop, Mike Gareau from Hart Highlands Ski Hill, and Guy Buskermolen from One Boardshop with the cheque for $3,762.10 that was raised at a fundraiser for the ski hill which lost its provincial government funding. Citizen Photo by James Doyle

Venture closer to home this winter and experience the delights of Jasper and Marmot Basin.

Theatre NorthWest is proud to present: The Tale of a Town – Prince George

The intricacies of Nicky Kumar’s work would suggest a meticulous level of planning and foresight before putting pen to paper.

Working in a warehouse with a degree in English and Political Science, getting divorced young, a disease taking his father too soon, growing up in the age of hateful factions like ISIS and Trump… that is some funny stuff!

Cinema CNC is pleased to be presenting the 20th Annual Cinema CNC Film Festival, March 18th to 20th, 2016 at the Prince George Playhouse.

I had crossed the Cameron Street Bridge onto one of the only roundabouts in the entire city.

Like all great Romantics, Jack Van Somer is a one-man show who adores a love song.

There are so many reasons to go. There’s the cosplay, the gaming, the comic book and graphic novel elements, the trade show full of galactic vendors, intense art, inspiring authors, and that’s just the general view.

The Order of the Eastern Star cordially invites you to their annual Sweetheart Auction and Dessert Come and enjoy tea, coffee, fabulous desserts and a live auction! There will be many great auction items and a fun Valentines Day theme. Tickets: $5.00 (includes fancy desserts, tea and coffee) Sunday: February 14th, 2016 Time: 1:00 pm - 4 pm (doors open at 12 pm) Where: In the Masonic Hall banquet room at 480 Vancouver Street (4th and Vancouver St.) For tickets or more details please call Dianne at 250-564-8499 Tickets will also be available at the door Sponsored by Nechako Chapter #40 Order of the Eastern Star To support our charities

Join us for the Prince George premier of this stunning and inspiring documentary about BC's fracking industry. Filmmaker Damien Gillis will be at UNBC with us to discuss the film. With some of the world's largest fracking operations on his territory, a young indigenous leader and lawyer confronts the fractures within his community and himself as he struggles to reconcile traditional teachings with the law to protect the land. When: Wednesday, Jan 27 @ 7:00 pm Where: UNBC Weldwood Theatre - 7-238 Presented by PG PIRG. TICKETS: $11/$9 students - at the door or online: http://bit.ly/1W8inPa HOW TO GET HERE: ~ Bus: take bus #15 to UNBC. Trip planner: http://bctransit.com/prince-george/home ~ Parking: Remember your license plate number and pay inside the building at these locations: http://www.unbc.ca/parking/dispenser-fees-locations ~ The Weldwood Theatre (7-238) is located next to the book store, just past Tim Horton's. Map of campus: http://www.unbc.ca/sites/default/files/detailmap_2014.pdf This is an accessible event and everyone is welcome to attend.

2015

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“Business is tough,” said Digital Umbrella Creative’s Elisha Brown, “but it doesn’t always have to be serious.” Brown’s business, launched in May 2014, creates media materials and marketing products. Together with web designer Lakeysha O’Neill, Brown is able to use her skills as a graphic designer – and bubbly personality – to help make clients pop.

There’s no charred furniture or singed clothing on the sales floor, but the memory of the May 6 fire that destroyed Homework’s downtown Prince George location is still fresh for Anthony Voitik.

As it should be known to many, Karahi King was the recent 2015 winner of the Northern Taste Challenge, where several local restaurants competed in an Iron- Chef-style contest.

Court Jester

There are a lot of things you can call DJ Riki Rocket: drifter, teacher, filmmaker, fearless, lucky – the list goes on. But what you can’t call the Prince George native, is someone who is lacking a good story to tell. From living on a Mexican nudist beach to spinning for a Naomi Campbell photo shoot, Riki’s penchant for breaking new ground and doing away with a plan has landed her some amazing opportunities.

If you think you’re hiding your bad day behind a smile, chances are Erin Filan sees right through you. “I think I connect to people’s emotions and behaviours more on a deeper level than the face value,” said Filan, who for the past three years has been putting those inner struggles to paper.

In the realm of the performing arts, mainstream works often follow a standard form: the movements in a symphony, the sections of a sonata, the acts of a play.

A little about me

ncoyne3Norm Coyne has been active in local arts, entertainment and promotions for 15 years. He developed the Scene PG to provide local artists and musicians with exposure as well as connect a broader audience to the events and talent Prince George has to offer.

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