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2017 PROGRAMME

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Saturday, September 16

8:00am - 11:00am    Community Breakfast - Sandy Point Lighthouse
                                      Adults: $8 Children: $4 | Everyone Welcome

9:00am - 12:00pm    Whirligig building workshop at the Dory Shop Museum with expert Dory builder & wood crafter,  Milford Buchanan. This workshop features a unique whirligig design created especially for the festival. Workshop fees include all building materials and instruction.  $25.00 per person

Pre-register in person at the Dory Shop, by emailing doryshopmuseum@gmail.com, or by calling 902-875-4003. Drop in participation based on availability. Maximum 12 participants per session

9:00am - 1:00pm         Farmers' Market - Guild Hall

9:00am - 4:00pm        Art Whirligigs Silent Auction|
                                       Special "art" whirligigs painted and decorated by local artists  

9:00am - 4:00pm        Waves of Wool - Hooked Rug Exhibit
                                       Hands-on demonstrations @ Shelburne Long Boat Building. Shelburne Rug Hookers

9:00am – 12:00pm     Registration of entries – Historic Waterfront

12:00pm – 5:00pm     Viewing entries on the Historic Waterfront

12:00pm - 1:00pm     Kite flying demonstration

1:00pm - 3:00pm       Live music with Ghost Town Heroes  

1:00pm – 4:00pm      Whirligig building workshop Whirligig building workshop at the                                 Dory Shop Museum with expert Dory builder & wood crafter,  Milford Buchanan. This workshop features a unique whirligig design created especially for the festival. Workshop fees include all building materials and instruction.  $25.00 per person. Pre-register in person at the Dory Shop, by emailing doryshopmuseum@gmail.com, or by calling 902-875-4003. Drop-in participation based on availability. Maximum 12 participants per session

 2:00pm – 4:00pm     Kids kite Building workshop. Ages 4 – 11
   Shelburne Waterfront. Limited to 20 participants          

7:30pm - 10:00pm     Dock Street Uke Camp Ukulele Show

                                    Featuring Urban Surf Kings, Manitoba Hal, Nigel D'Eon
Osprey Arts Centre     $15/adults   $7/youth                                       


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Sunday, September 17

11:00am – 2:00pm      Viewing entries on the Historic Waterfront

11:00am - 4:00pm       Art Whirligigs Silent Auction
                                         Special "art" whirligigs painted and decorated by local artists

12:00pm - 1:00pm       Kite flying demonstration

1:00 - 3:00pm              Live music with Ghost Town Heroes  

2:00pm                         Judging of entries

2:00pm – 4:00pm       Children’s Whirligig Building workshop. Ages 4 – 11
    Dock Street.  FREE. Pre-registration preferred. Limited to 20 participants

4:00pm                      Awards presentations – Guild Hall, Museum Complex

                                    Master of Ceremonies - Shelburne Mayor Karen Mattatall  

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For more information about the Festival:  
Timothy Gillespie;
Festival Committee; Tel: 902.656.2547; Email: t.gillespie@bellaliant.net              

 

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