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Apr 21 2015

Upcoming shows at the PHCC:

Lennie Gallant
Sat. May 23  8:00pm
Shannon Studio

Tickets can be purchased at the PHCC Box Office, (902)625-2591 or online at:





Sloan Twice Removed Tour
Feb 19 2013

SLOAN- Twice Removed Tour on sale Friday, October 19

This February, Sloan will embark on a tour in celebration of one of their earlier catalogue albums, Twice Removed. Long-heralded by critics as one of the best Canadian Albums of all time, Twice Removed has been a fan favourite since it's release in 1994. Join us, on February 19 at the SAERC auditorium where Sloan will perform Twice Removed in it's entirety, followed up with a set of hits and favourites from throughout their career.

Tickets are available at the Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre, on line at Online Ticket Sales and by calling 625-2591.


Upcoming Events
May 7 2015

The 9th Annual Student Art Show is scheduled this month for the J. Franklin Wright Gallery location in the Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre.  The Gallery committee is very pleased to once again present the works of our local students, coming from SAERC and RECA.  The opening reception will be held on May 7th at 7pm.  Light refreshments will be served. 

The Gallery is open Monday - Friday: 4-10pm and Sat. & Sun. from 10-4pm.

Jul 16 2015

Joy Laking, an award-winning painter from Bass River, NS., will showcase her works in the J. Franklin Wright Art Gallery beginning July 16th.   Painting full time in Nova Scotia and around the world, Joy captures beauty in oil, acrylic and watercolours. She especially enjoys painting on location. Opening exhibition will take place on Thurs. July 16th at 7:00pm, where light refreshments will be served.  Gallery hours are:  Sun. - Sat.: 10-4pm

Aug 5 2015
The Bicycle Opera Project is the world’s only pedal powered opera company. Founded in 2012 to present high-quality and accessible opera in unique venues via the bicycle, the company presents a car-free alternative to touring. The project features Canada’s emerging classical music production: Shadow Box, which is a collection of eight contemporary opera scenes, but with one vision. The Bicycle Opera will be performing at the Shannon Studio, August 5 at 7:00 p.m. Tickets available at the Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre.