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Upcoming Events

School Outreach Program: in-house or at school

September 9, 2019 @ 8:30 am - June 19, 2020 @ 3:00 pm

For the 2019/20 school year calendar, the Elora Centre for the Arts is offering several Outreach programs to classrooms throughout the Upper Grand District School Board.
These programs are ECFTA Arts Educator guided, in-classroom or in-house (ECFTA) workshops, designed to supoort cirriculum and bring the many unique benefits of art-making to your students. We offer 2 themes, each containing diverse projects, designed to fit into two 50 minute blocks (100 minutes total). There are 8 projects available in total.  The cost is $6 per student, per project, materials included.

To print the full menu of projects (with sample images) click here.

For more information, or to book a workshop please email Judy Anderson, Programming & Arts Educator at frontdesk@ecfta.ca or call 519-846-9698


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Artisan Market Shop

October 1 @ 12:00 pm - December 22 @ 5:00 pm

Our Artisan Market shop in the Harris gallery features unique local, handmade and eco-friendly items for home and gifting.  The shop is always transforming and adding new products!  Right now, the shop features artisan designed crafted home decor, hand made home & beauty products & jewelery and sustainable / eco-friendly items and gifts.   The gallery artisan shop is open 6 days a week all summer long! Come see what is fresh, new and creative!

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Save Our Water Community Splash!

November 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Friday November 22 from 7 – 10PM

Join us as we celebrate community!  Everyone is welcome!  Live music by the Middlebrook Band, yummy food & drinks, PLUS Sophie Hogan’s photo & calendar sale!  A special welcome to each of the Water Protectors!

In the galleries at the Elora Centre for the Arts!  This is a free event.  Everyone in the community is encouraged to come on out!

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Post Parade Treats & Meet Santa

November 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Saturday November 30, 2019 from 7 – 9PM (directly following the Parade of Lights)

Follow the Parade of Lights and enjoy free hot chocolate and treats after the parade at the Elora Centre for the Arts!  Santa will jump off his float and come in for a meet & greet so make sure you come by!

Special thanks to our friends at BMO Financial Group in Elora for partnering with us to provide free hot chocolate and treats!

Parade begins at 6:15PM.

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A Festive Reading of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol

December 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Thursday December 12 at 7PM in the gallery

A magical evening in the gallery! Enjoy a live and dramatic reading of Charles Dickens ‘A Christmas Carol’, live music by The Fair Wind Celtic Quartette, singing, sipping and shopping at the Artisan Market at Elora Centre for the Arts!

Readers include: Dylan Roberts, Deb Delziel, Shari Roberts, Dave Schneider and Colin Fox!

Tickets are $20 and are available at the gallery shop at Elora Centre for the Arts , Santé Elora, and The Fountainhead Health Store. Cash only please. All proceeds will go to the weekly Supportive Arts program for adults with (dis)abilities at ECFTA.

Special thanks to our event sponsor, Wolf, Smith & Forster LLP.

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