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Business Skills for Creative Souls Artists’ Conference

Mar 27 Building a sustainable business out of your art takes know-how, but for many, all the networking, marketing and financing skills essential for making it in the art world doesn’t come naturally. At the Business Skills for Creative Souls Artists' Conference, you will discover what it takes to succeed in the creative industries and learn how to build or grow your artistic business or career. Hosted by CBC's Sonali Karnick, this event is the “go-to” arts conference of the year where you will acquire business skills, learn marketing essentials, get insights from local creative professionals and be inspired by a keynote address from Justin West, Founder and President of Secret City Records. For more information, topics and speaker names: www.yesmontreal.ca Cost: Early Bird Registration: $30 (Before Friday March 3) Regular Registration: $35 *Add $15.00 for a boxed lunch*

Building a sustainable business out of your art takes know-how, but for many, all the networking, marketing and financing skills essential for making it in the art world doesn’t come naturally. At the Business Skills for Creative Souls Artists’ Conference, you will discover what it takes to succeed in the creative industries and learn how to build or grow your artistic business or career. Hosted by CBC’s Sonali Karnick, this event is the “go-to” arts conference of the year where you will acquire business skills, learn marketing essentials, get insights from local creative professionals and be inspired by a keynote address from Justin West, Founder and President of Secret City Records. For more information, topics and speaker names: http://www.yesmontreal.ca Cost: Early Bird Registration: $30 (Before Friday March 3) Regular Registration: $35 *Add $15.00 for a boxed lunch* Full details 

Nighttime Snowshow Trek to benefit Lakeshore General Hospital Foundation

Feb 9 Belvedere Cemetery and Funeral Complex is proud to present , with the collaboration of the Morgan Arboretum, Eatz Chez Vouz Caterer, Cardio Plein Air and the McGill MacDonald Campus Athletic Department, a Nighttime Snowshoe Trek taking place on the beautiful adjacent properties of Belvedere Cemetery and Morgan Arboretum in Senneville and Ste-Anne de Bellevue, on Thursday, February 9th 2017 at 7 p.m. The cost is $45 per person and all profits will benefit the Lakeshore General Hospital Foundation. Please reserve your place before February 2nd 2017

Belvedere Cemetery and Funeral Complex in collaboration with the Morgan Arboretum, Eatz Chez Vouz Caterer, Cardio Plein Air and the McGill MacDonald Campus Athletic Department is proud to present a Nighttime Snowshoe Trek. WHEN Thursday, February 9th 2017 at 7 p.m. WHERE Adjacent to the Belvedere Cemetery and Morgan Arboretum in Senneville and Ste-Anne de Bellevue. COST $45 per person. All profits to benefit the Lakeshore General Hospital Foundation. Please reserve your place before February 2nd 2017 Full details 

Genuine Goods Charity Artisan Market

Feb 9 Genuine Goods Montreal Debuts a One Day Shopping Experience to Benefit Rescued Animals Genuine Goods Montreal, a collective of local businesses and creators, is hosting their debut pop up shop just in time for Valentine’s Day. Taking place Thursday, February 9th at the Art Lounge Montreal in the Mile End - the market will provide a unique blend of food, entertainment and locally produced products. The event will feature music by live DJs, a tarot reader and 12 different local producers and artisans from across the city. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Gerdy’s Rescues and Adoptions - a volunteer run organization that puts rescued animals into temporary homes. Vendors include everything from hand-made candles to art prints and lingerie. The event runs from 4:30-8:30pm. For more information, see our Instagram @genuine.mtl

Genuine Goods Montreal Debuts a One Day Shopping Experience to Benefit Rescued Animals Genuine Goods Montreal, a collective of local businesses and creators, is hosting their debut pop up shop just in time for Valentine’s Day. Taking place Thursday, February 9th at the Art Lounge Montreal in the Mile End – the market will provide a unique blend of food, entertainment and locally produced products. The event will feature music by live DJs, a tarot reader and 12 different local producers and artisans from across the city. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Gerdy’s Rescues and Adoptions – a volunteer run organization that puts rescued animals into temporary homes. Vendors include everything from hand-made candles to art prints and lingerie. The event runs from 4:30-8:30pm. For more information, see our Instagram @genuine.mtl Full details 

VERNISSAGE COWBOYS & ORANGES

Jan 31 - Feb 17 Susan Georgette invites you to her very first exhibition of Cowboys & Oranges at The Vav Gallery (1395 René-Levesque W. Montréal, QC, H3G 2M5). About Cowboys & Oranges: A pictorial essay on the life of two Iconic American communities within a small U.S. town in the Heartland of Florida - their similarities and differences. Vernissage will take place on January 31, 2017, at 6pm. Exhibition: January 30, 2017 - February 17, 2017. Monday - Friday: 9am - 9pm For more information: 514-848-2424 ext. 7956

The Vav Gallery (1395 René-Levesque W. Montréal) hosts Cowboys & Oranges, an exhibition by Susan Georgette. A pictorial essay on the life of two Iconic American communities within a small U.S. town in the Heartland of Florida – their similarities and differences. Vernissage to take place at 6 pm, January 31, 2017. Exhibition runs Monday-Friday, 9am – 9pm, January 30 – February 17. For more information: 514-848-2424 ext. 7956. Full details 

Piano Masterpieces Through the Eras

Jan 29 Nadia Sparrow, flute Luc Jackman, clarinette Georg Friedrich Fuchs (1752-1821)—Duo Opus 19, No. 2 Allegro Andante Rondeau -André Jolivet (1905-1974)—Sonatine I-Andantino II-Quasi cadenza III-Intermezzo -Juan Ignacio Lopez Carbonero (b. 1992)—Un dia el parque -Heitor Villa Lobos (1887-1959)—Chôros No. 2 -Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)—Duo No. 1 Allegro commodo Larghetto sostenuto Rondo, Allegretto Daniel Dorff (b. 1956)—Two Cats Hootie Tiki

Oasis Musicale presents Piano Masterpieces Through the Eras – highlighting masterpieces from the piano repertoire in the classical, romantic, and french impressionistic era. Featuring Beethoven: Sonate no 18 en mi bémol majeur, op.31 no. 3 /Chopin: Scherzo no 2 en si bémol mineur, op.31 /Ravel: Valses nobles et sentimentales. Sunday January 29 at 2:00 pm, at St. George’s Church, 1001 avenue des Canadiens-de-Montréal, Montreal. Full details 

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