Programs

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Wine & Art Night with Barb Simmons

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm

Looking for a fun night out? Come down to OMAH and make some art (and have a drink while you do it). Our Barb Simmons will gently guide you through the process of creating a pastel masterpiece, even if you have never touched an oil pastel. Materials and two drinks are included in the class fee. Follow along step-by-step with the instructor or freestyle while you enjoy your wine!
Beginners welcome! Space is limited, please register early.
Dates: Wednesday March 25th 6:30-9:00
Time: 6:30pm- 9pm
Cost: Members = $30 General = $40
Registration: Registration is required. Please call or come into OMAH to register for this course today! 705-326-2159 

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The Speakeasy

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 6:00pm to 9:30pm

Join the Roaring 2020's!

This fundraiser will feature food, music, and activities inspired by the 1920's. 

Immerse yourself in a multi floor experience that will transport you to another century. Themed musicians will be playing in each area, including The Big Butter and The Egg Men. Explore the past with an exclusive pop up exhibition about Orillia in the 1920’s. We will be joined by local food purveyors and specialty drinks will be served. There will also be a photo booth so be sure to dress snazzy and jazzy for the occasion. Fund raised will go towards OMAH's programming for children and youth. 
 
OMAH offers educational and community programming for children and youth ages 0-18. We provide a safe, fun environment to explore, explain and guide through practical experience. We proudly deliver integrated visual-art and history programs to schools in the Simcoe, Durham, York Region and Trillium Lakelands district school boards. We serve over 1,600 students annually through the delivery of 10 educational programs. We serve over 600 children and youth annually through the delivery of our community programs. Our community programs include Baby Art Crawl, Steelies Art Club, Family Fun, day camps, and an annual high school art exhibition.
 
Tickets are $50 for general and $75 for VIP.
 
VIP ticket holders will receive a password to enter the jail cells for a unique experience.  There are only 40 VIP tickets, so you better act fast to buy your tickets! 

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Art 101: Intro to Watercolour

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 1:00pm to 3:30pm

It’s time to get your start in art!
Come to OMAH and get creative. Over 4 sessions, our Hilary Slater will gently guide you through the process of creating watercolour masterpieces, even if you have never touched a paintbrush. We will cover all the basics: materials, techniques and terminology. This is get a crash course in everything you need to know to launch into watercolour! 
All materials provided.
Dates: Tuesdays, March 24- April 14th (4 sessions) 
Time: 1-3:30pm 
Cost: MEMBERS = $80 NON-MEMBERS = $100
Registration: Registration is required. Please call or come into OMAH to register for this course today! 705-326-2159 

Art 101: Intro to Watercolour

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 1:00pm to 3:30pm

It’s time to get your start in art!
Come to OMAH and get creative. Over 4 sessions, our Hilary Slater will gently guide you through the process of creating watercolour masterpieces, even if you have never touched a paintbrush. We will cover all the basics: materials, techniques and terminology. This is get a crash course in everything you need to know to launch into watercolour! 
All materials provided.
Dates: Tuesdays, March 24- April 14th (4 sessions) 
Time: 1-3:30pm 
Cost: MEMBERS = $80 NON-MEMBERS = $100
Registration: Registration is required. Please call or come into OMAH to register for this course today! 705-326-2159 

Art 101: Intro to Watercolour

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 - 1:00pm to 3:30pm

It’s time to get your start in art!
Come to OMAH and get creative. Over 4 sessions, our Hilary Slater will gently guide you through the process of creating watercolour masterpieces, even if you have never touched a paintbrush. We will cover all the basics: materials, techniques and terminology. This is get a crash course in everything you need to know to launch into watercolour! 
All materials provided.
Dates: Tuesdays, March 24- April 14th (4 sessions) 
Time: 1-3:30pm 
Cost: MEMBERS = $80 NON-MEMBERS = $100
Registration: Registration is required. Please call or come into OMAH to register for this course today! 705-326-2159 

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Lunch and Learn: David Hawke

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Listen as David Hawke discusses his experiences with botany of Orillia and area. David Hawke is a naturalist who is well known for his outdoor writing and photography. David has worked for several agencies and organizations around Lake Simcoe. 
Lunch & Learn is a monthly series of talks.  Come and learn with us, this is a fun and casual program with the promise of a few lighthearted moments and a great lunch. Beginners welcome! 
Space is limited, please register early.
Lunch will be catered and include a sandwich, salad, dessert. Please specify if a vegetarian meal is required. Lunch is prepared off-site; we cannot guarantee this is a nut or gluten-free facility. 
Dates: Wednesday April 1st. 
Time: 12pm-1:30pm 
Cost: MEMBERS = $20 GENERAL = $25
Registration: Registration is required. Please call or come into OMAH to register for this course today! 705-326-2159