A tribute honouring the life and legacy of Dr. B. George Blake, founder of Durham Storytellers, is being held Saturday, June 23, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., at the Robert McLaughlin Gallery in Oshawa.
Presented in partnership with the City of Oshawa, Oshawa Public Libraries and Durham Storytellers (formerly Durham Folklore Storytellers), A Gallery of Stories: Storytelling and Musical Concert will include original Durham Storytellers elders, a performance from the AFIWI Groove drummers and award-winning international fiddler Emily Yarascavitch.
You can also visit the City of Oshawa “Art and Culture in the Hall” exhibit about Dr. B. George Blake, running from June to November.
Light refreshments will be available. For more information and to sign up for the tribute, go to www.oshlib.ca/gallery-stories-storytelling-and-musical-concert.
The Robert McLaughlin Gallery is located on 72 Queen St. in Oshawa.