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 CURRENT NEWS

PDAC Gallery and Gift Shop Hours

 

The Portage & District Arts Centre Gallery and Gift Shop is open to the public Tuesdays to Saturdays from 11:00am to 5:00pm (closed on the Saturdays of long weekends).

Thank You

MAIN GALLERY


TRAVELS

Photography by Rob & Melodie Dondo


Exhibition Dates

November 29, 2016 - January 21, 2017


Exhibition Opening

Thursday, December 8 at 7:00pm

With the generous support of the Manitoba Arts Council

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The Portage & District Arts Centre has many gift ideas

for the Outdoorsman, for the Cook, for the Crafter,

for the Reader, for the Little One, for the Artist and for

All Occasions...


Our Gift Shop is open Tuesday to Saturday,

11:00am to 5:00pm. 


Visit our Gift Shop page for more details

Looking for Unique & Locally Made Gift Ideas???

Click HERE for links to other websites

BOARDROOM GALLERY


PRAIRIE RIPPLES ART TOUR - Members

A sampling of work from this year’s Tour artists

and Prairie Ripples members.


Exhibition Dates

November 2 - December 22, 2016


*Boardroom Gallery closed Wednesdays 12:30-3:30pm


For more information visit Gallery Exhibits

The PDAC Reel Event Independent Film Series... NEW SEASON

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The Portage & District Arts Centre Reel Event Independent

Film Series is rolling for the 13th Season!


Season Passes are only $48 for 6 fantastic movies!

Available for purchase at the PDAC Gift Shop.


EXCITING NEW VENUE! NEW SCREENING DATES!

We are excited to be screening in the William Glesby Centre.

All screenings start at 7:30pm (doors open at 7:00pm).



Visit Reel Event for all the details

PDAC Will Be Closed for Christmas Break

 

The Portage & District Arts Centre Gallery and Gift Shop will be closed Saturday,

December 24, 2016 to Thursday, January 5, 2017. We are open, Friday, January 6, 2017.

Manitoba Hydro Holiday Tour

The MANITOBA HYDRO HOLIDAY TOUR featuring the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra will spread Holiday cheer across Manitoba with special Juno-nominated guests Erin Propp & Larry Roy this holiday season. The festive program, conducted by Julian Pellicano, features a variety of classic holiday favourites.


Wednesday, December 14 at 7:30pm

Reserved seating in the Glesby Centre Theatre


Tickets are available for purchase NOW in the Gift Shop.





Visit Special Events for all the details

THANKS TO OUR LOCAL SPONSOR

2018 - 2019 Art Exhibition Season: Call for Entry

 

The Portage & District Arts Centre is preparing for its 2018-2019 Exhibition Schedule. All Artists and Artist Groups are invited to submit entries of their work for exhibition. All accepted exhibition proposals must contain original work, which have never been exhibited by the Portage & District Arts Centre. Deadline for this CALL FOR ENTRY is December 23, 2016. Submitted exhibition proposals are reviewed by PDAC’s Exhibition Committee and are considered for exhibition in our PDAC’s Main Gallery. Exhibitions are usually scheduled two years in advance.


To download click Call for Entry 2018-2019.pdf

ArtsSmarts Wants to Fund Your Organization!

Administered by the Portage and District Arts Council (PDAC), ArtsSmarts provides grants to private schools, aboriginal schools, after school programs, nursery schools, and other youth-based community organizations to help young people learn through art!


ArtsSmarts has funding available to see your project happen!


ArtsSmarts works to bring youth, local organizations and professional artists together to develop art-making skills and opportunities for young people that will last a life time. 

 

Does your organization have an arts and youth-base project in mind?

Then visit the ArtsSmarts website at www.pdacartssmarts.org, or contact:


Paul Legris, Executive Director, Portage and District Arts Centre,

Portage la Prairie, 204-239-6029, paul_legris@mymts.net.



Visit ArtsSmarts to read about past ArtsSmarts Projects

2017 Winter Classes & Workshops...REGISTER NOW!

The Portage & District Arts Centre is offering many great classes & workshops for children and adults this coming winter.


BUSY BEES - SOCIAL DANCING - OOEY GOOEY ART PLAY


POTTERY - MIXED MEDIA - SPANISH LESSONS - QUILTING


BATIK - PORTRAITURE - FABRIC BOWLS - PAINT NIGHT



Register for your class today in the Gift Shop or give the gift of a class to that special someone for the holiday season! Gift Certificates available.


Visit Classes & Workshops for all the details