RRU in the Media
Mother's Day Paint-In and Craft Fair
Celebrate Mother’s Day at Royal Roads University’s 22nd Annual Mother's Day Paint-In and Craft Fair
Enjoy spring blossoms in Hatley Park’s spectacular gardens, learn about the history of Hatley Castle, listen to live music and engage the kids’ creativity with fun activities and crafts.
Sunday, May 14, 2017 10 a.m.to 4 p.m. on the lawns of Hatley Castle.
Free admission and complimentary parking
Artists & Vendors
Local artisans and vendors will display a variety of exciting items including original paintings, jewelry, quilts, furniture and more. The Italian Garden will be alive with Plein Air Painters showcasing how their art comes to life.
Main Stage Performers
10:00 a.m. Chris Millington & Band (Jazz)
11:15 a.m. Royal Bay School R&B Band
12:30 p.m. Karel Roessingh/Joey Smith (Jazz Piano/String Bass)
2:00 p.m. PJ Music (Classical Piano)
3:00 p.m. Westshore Community Concert Band
Explore the 1st floor of Hatley Castle, talk to our RRU Archivist, visit the museum and enjoy these special interpretive presentations:
11:00 a.m. The Dunsmuir Daughters and Other Archival Discoveries
1:00 p.m. The Life and Music of Elinor Dunsmuir
Challenge your children's creativity with fun activities and crafts hosted by our community partners.
12:30 p.m. Four Seasons Musical Theatre group
1:30 p.m. Four Seasons Musical Theatre group
2:30 p.m. Tickles the Clown
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