Hot tickets for Sept 27 – Oct 11, 2007

Image from Tales from Fogo Island, compiled and edited by Della Coish

The Fogo Process
Using Film to Shape Their Future: An illustrated talk by journalist and filmmaker Susan Newhook: 30 short films that showed decision makers why Fogo Islanders wanted to stay and how they planned to do it, 7pm, The Rooms (Oct 4)

Newfoundland hip-hop doc
The Heart, directed by Colin Browne, features artists from across the island such as Johnny Hardcore, Radar, Lee Fitz (St.John’s), Letter 10 (Corner Brook), Compton & Juice (Grand Falls) (Sep 30)

Novels without words
Wordless Novels and Lucid Dreams: Renowned wood engraver, book artist, teacher, author & illustrator George A. Walker is launching his new book at the Eastern Edge (Oct 7)

Dog who art in heaven
SPCA Blessing of the Animals at the Anglican Cathedral. Fur, fin and feather welcome. (Sep 29)

You’re the one
4,000 yellow rubber ducks race down the river to the finish line on Kings Bridge Road as part of 20th Annual Rennie’s River Duck Race fundraiser (Sep 30)

Adreno-awesome
Paddle, ski, climb, or freestyle walk your way to the Radical Reels Banff Mountain Film Festival Tour (Sep 30)

Fall fashion shows
Renegade Rags showcases young designers at the newly renovated Anna Templeton Centre (Sep 29) Local shops and designers show off their new fall collections on the runway at Club One (Oct 2)

Veni, vidi, dormivi
Provincial election (Oct 9)

C’Mon
Toronte indie rockers C’mon will rock your pants off at The Ship (Oct 6)

Potting time! Excellent!
Green thumbs take notice—the NL Craft Council is selling plants, pots & plants in pots as part of a combined talent fundraiser. (Oct 6)

Season wrapper-upper
Last run of the season at Rising Tide Theatre in Trinity (Oct 6)