The Waters and the Wild
Rock Barra Artist Retreat Co-operative will hold workshops with artists and naturalists as part of the Canada 150 celebrations. The workshops will be held on Tuesdays running to mid-October. The series will explore pottery, seaweed identification, music, plover watching, visual arts, wild edibles etc. Check www.rockbarraretreat for exact details.
Workshops will engage people of all ages, school children, families, summer residents tourists, visiting artists, community elders, bird watchers, naturalists, and participants from many cultures. In spring and fall, these events will be open to school children for field trips.
Rock Barra Artist Retreat is located on one of the few wild places left on our shoreline. It is home to a large pond and river with trout and salmon, nesting piping plovers, a dune system and a beautiful beach full of shore birds. The Island Nature Trust will add an educational component to many of these workshops so participants better understand and appreciate this unique environment. Through art workshops participants will explore the beauty of this area.
All workshops will be free to the public. Assistance is provided by The Canada 150 fund and financial support of the Government of Canada. www.rockbarraretreat
Coffee Talk with Chip Coffey
To celebrate the 150th anniversary of Canada, internationally recognized psychic and star of A&E's hit show Psychic Kids: Children of the Paranormal and Paranormal State, Chip Coffey will travel coast to coast on his Coffey Talk tour. Chip will be at the Rodd Charlottetown, 75 Kent Street, on October 8 from 6–11 pm to talk about his personal life, paranormal stories, offer guidance about individuals abilities, discuss what life is like being a psychic and to answer your general questions. Chip will then conduct both psychic and mediumship readings for randomly selected people in the audience.
Take this unique experience to the next level with an opportunity to meet Chip accompanied with a one-on-one photo. Those looking for the VIP experience will stick around for the spirit communication/investigation at the end of the evening. Chip will use tactics to establish communication with any spirits that reside in or around the venue.