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Easing restrictions offers silver lining for Okotoks' silver screens

Easing restrictions offers silver lining for Okotoks' silver screens

The easing of provincial health restrictions has meant the show will go on for Okotoks Cinemas.
Okotoks workshop aimed to help youth find their voice

Okotoks workshop aimed to help youth find their voice

Rapper, voice actor, and filmmaker ZHE the Free will be holding Find Your Voice, an online workshop through the Okotoks Public Library aimed at inspiring youth to explore and develop their talents.
Update: Okotoks Film Festival bringing the show online again May 30

Update: Okotoks Film Festival bringing the show online again May 30

Festival offers various scheduled and on-demand options, as well as scavenger hunt.
Foothills gallery to hold popular Clothesline Art Sale online

Foothills gallery to hold popular Clothesline Art Sale online

The Leighton Art Centre will be holding its Clothesline Art Sale online in June, with over 200 works of art for sale.
Okotoks studio pivots to Drive-In Dance Recitals

Okotoks studio pivots to Drive-In Dance Recitals

Alberta Dance Academy teaming up with DB Visuals and AVHD Visual Solutions for June 18-27 shows
Okotoks students create golden efforts at skills competition

Okotoks students create golden efforts at skills competition

After results were announced the evening of May 14, the Foothills Composite High School (FCHS) technical programs were represented in the upper echelon.
HBO’s  The Last of Us looking to Okotoks for talent

HBO’s The Last of Us looking to Okotoks for talent

A major television production is looking to Okotoks and area for talent. Producers of HBO’s episodic adaptation of game The Last of Us have put out casting calls in Okotoks, High River, Fort MacLeod, and Llethbridge areas for extras.
Okotoks area artists pitching in after concerns over coal mining

Okotoks area artists pitching in after concerns over coal mining

Artists from across Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan, and Ontario have contributed art to the the Livingstone Landowners Group (LLG) for an online auction to fund coal mining consultation.
Shakespeare's characters confront their troubles in Dewdney play

Shakespeare's characters confront their troubles in Dewdney play

Presented live online at 7 p.m. May 12, the play Tragedians Anonymous was written specifically for the Zoom platform, and features memorable characters from Shakespeare’s works
Turner Valley author compiles tales of survival and strength

Turner Valley author compiles tales of survival and strength

Wendy Portfors shares stories of struggle, strength, and triumph