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Hands on Spinning Demonstration

The process of turning carded wool and spinning it into yarn is yet another early craft still common in Cape Breton. Give it a try!

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See Related: Inverness and area, Learning Opportunities, October 17, Whycocomagh and area

Watercolour workshop

Local artist Barrie Fraser instructs this step by step watercolour course (en Plein Air if weather permits).

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See Related: Inverness and area, October 17, Visual Arts, Whycocomagh and area

TheBellSeriesCrossingthePondThe Bell Series: Crossing the Pond

Dàimh is a band with members from Scotland, Eire,Cape Breton, and USA, sharing tales and tunes they’ve brought with them across the ocean.

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See Related: Baddeck and area, Learning Opportunities, October 17

Gaelic Song and Stories

The Highlanders celebrated their culture, not in huge buildings or sculptures but in their songs and stories. Learn of their history through this sharing of songs and tales.

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See Related: Inverness and area, Learning Opportunities, October 17, Whycocomagh and area

Steppin’ with the Ladies

Kelly MacArthur gives step dance instruction with a bit of square dancing.

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See Related: Learning Opportunities, October 17, Sydney and area

Am Breacan Bòidheach Fàsanta: Mary’s Bonny Plaid – Natural Dye Workshop

Using natural dyes to add colour to the cloth and yarns that pioneer women made was an important aspect of 19th century life. Pre-registration required. Workshop is open to all ages.

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See Related: Iona and area, Learning Opportunities, October 17

Art and Craft Exhibit – Lakeside Impressions

This is a unique showcase of local arts and crafts for sale or for your viewing pleasure.

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See Related: Inverness and area, October 17, Visual Arts, Whycocomagh and area

Celtic Conversations: Fiddle and Guitar for the Irish Session

Qristina and Quinn Bachand share their views on Irish Session etiquette, tune choices and how to put sets of tunes together.

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See Related: Learning Opportunities, October 17, Sydney and area

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