Playing Scrabble with my father

These are his words – weak  wilt  sorrow  soul My letters could spell – death attaching to his word – atheist the horizon, a black storm front we both sense,                               lifting the hair                                                on the back of...

CVCAS 20th – Lots to celebrate

We’ve been so busy over the summer months, that we’ve had to put our 20th Anniversary celebrations and reflections and aspirations on pause. Here’s what’s kept us from tooting our horns… it’s a pretty good snapshot of what the CVCAS...

Morgan Davis

Morgan Davis is a solo artist, interpreting the blues with a respect for its traditions as well as writing contemporary blues. He plays electric guitar, slide guitar, and 3 string cigar-box guitar. He tours constantly and plays over 200 dates a year across North...

Cats Meow

Cat’s Meow returned to the Waterwheel Park stage Saturday, September 4, 2021 for a performance in the rain. This combo of veteran players brought a selection of swing, latin jazz, and more.  The deliver familiar and eclectic songs with soulful vocals and solid...

CVCAS 20/20: We’ve got a lot to be thankful for

CVCAS Chair Bev Knight and former Chair Bob John talked about their experiences and hopes as long-time members of the Chemainus Valley Cultural Arts Society. The CVCAS celebrates 20 years of bringing community together through the arts this year – it’s...