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Elly on the Arts: Expanding summer shows during COVID-19

August 1, 2020
Crystal Kolt and her phenomenal co-conspirators at the Flin Flon Arts Council are certainly earning their keep in these challenging COVID-19 avoidance times.

Elly on the Arts: Recapping an abbreviated Trout Festival

July 10, 2020
"Wasn’t the Flin Flon Trout Festival Canada Day parade a thing of wonder? Even though the rain threatened and the wind blew, folks came out in their small, socially distanced groups and cheered the brave souls who decorated floats and waved their arms off."

Elly on the Arts: Socially distanced concerts coming at Blueberry Jam stage

June 27, 2020
With COVID-19 pandemic restrictions moving into phase three, we are currently in the two week questioning period, asking if there are going to be any repercussions from the latest round of loosening restrictions. Manitobans have been so lucky and mindful of the restrictions to date. Let’s hope we stay that way.

Elly on the Arts: Vive la resistance... playlist

June 12, 2020
It’s amazing to begin this column with the realization that in the midst of COVID-19 distress and unrest around the world, we can say Flin Flon and area performers are again performing, the Trout Festival committee is planning a parade and a fishing derby and another public visual art exhibition is about to happen.

Elly on the Arts: Finding art and beauty in quarantine

May 26, 2020
The COVID-19 quarantine has forced a lot of changes in our little world. Six weeks ago, we began to discuss how Flin Flon and the area could utilize some of the changes we seemed to be facing, to improve our economic diversification through the arts and culture

Elly on the Arts: Looking at festivals and major events

April 25, 2020
I hope everyone is sheltering in place and staying healthy during this time of COVID-19. It sure is different.

Elly on the Arts: Learning in a time of quarantine

April 5, 2020
With everyone practicing physical distancing to try and stay healthy, there is not much arts activity happening in our town at the moment. While that is a good and laudable thing, it leaves this intrepid columnist with little to report.

Elly on the Arts: Looking back at Inspiration

March 18, 2020
The Flin Flon Arts Council hosted “Inspiration 3.0 - Developing a Northern Vision” last month.

Elly on the Arts: Scene sees packed event slate

March 6, 2020
No time for small talk - we have to dive right into this column. There is lots happening in our little burg in the next couple of weeks.

Elly on the Arts: Getting ahead by a century at Johnny's

February 21, 2020
Here is yet another exciting column full of talk about music and magic in Flin Flon and area.

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