Taste of Home 2020
Feb
1
5:30 PM17:30

Taste of Home 2020

Taste of Home – A Celebration of Culture, People and Food
Taste authentic flavours. See colourful costumes. Experience traditions in song and dance. Meet people from around the world and learn about the culture and crafts of their homeland. Feast on delicacies from food booths while enjoying the showcase of performances. It’s a night not to be missed.

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Global Schoolhouse 2020
Feb
4
to Feb 13

Global Schoolhouse 2020

The Global Schoolhouse is an immersive educational experience for grade six students that explores international barriers to education. Volunteers lead groups of students through detailed sets and simulated scenarios that illustrate the barriers of lack of healthcare, conflict, child labour, resource scarcity, and gender inequity. Sixteen showings are held over the course of eight days, concluding with a group debrief and call to action after each showing.

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Grand Finale: Sustainable Development Marketplace and Challenge Final
Feb
26
6:00 PM18:00

Grand Finale: Sustainable Development Marketplace and Challenge Final

  • Mary Irwin Theatre, Rotary Centre for the Arts (map)
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This is our celebration of youth led sustainability! This ticketed event with a community audience, will showcase the best of our youth projects and ideas. An open marketplace from 6-7 pm will feature students projects, non profits, social enterprises and entertainment all related to the Global Goals. From 7-8:30 join us in the Mary Irwin Theatre and be inspired by our top three Challenge teams and other youth sharing their ideas on Sustainability. Our prize money will be awarded at this Finale.

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Sep
21
10:00 AM10:00

Okanagan Volunteer Fair

Join us for the 22nd Annual Okanagan Volunteer Opportunities Fair! Over 70 local non-profit organizations participate each year to share their impact with the community and to let people know how they can get involved and make a difference. Students, seniors, and caring citizens from all walks of life come together to discuss causes, services, and opportunities.

This year we are highlighting the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals with the theme What’s Your Number? from GECCO’s and Global Citizen’s Sustainable Development Challenge.

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Feb
23
6:30 PM18:30

Global Music Fest

GLOBAL MUSIC FEST

Featuring Cristian De La Luna, originally from Colombia, playing Latin rhythms with, with his four piece band, upbeat heavy neo-soul singer/songwriter Leila Neverland Trio, and more! Global minded activities and food will complement the amazing music on the theatre stage!

The #GMFKelowna2019 is part of the month long Global Citizen events in Kelowna and Lake Country, whose mission is to entertain, educate and inspire to action. Global Music Fest is a fun way for our community to engage with the United Nations Sustainability Goals and foster community locally around global challenges. We will have a dance area in front of the stage, we recommend buying tickets in rows A-D if you plan to dance!

Global Music Fest is produced by Creative Okanagan for Global Citizen Events Society.  This project is funded in part by the Government of Canada and the District of Lake Country.

More about Cristian at cristiandelaluna.com

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Time: Foyer activities at 6:30, show at 7:15 - 10 pm

Tickets: $26 ($3 ticket charge, $1.5 CIF, GST ) Link.

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