Brushstrokes is an informal group of artists who have painted together weekly for a number of years, enjoying the process of creating art in a supportive and relaxed environment. Their art includes various subject matters [...]

Coast Cultural Alliance

The Coast Cultural Alliance was established in 1998 as a non-profit society to enhance the arts and cultural tourism economies of the Sunshine Coast and to project a single, strong voice for local culture. The [...]

Deer Crossing The Art Farm

Founded on five acres of traditional Squamish territory just north of Gibsons BC, Deer Crossing The Art Farm is a registered non-profit organization of creative community builders. The organization believes that creative engagement outside traditional [...]

Gibsons Landing Jazz Festival

The Gibsons Landing Jazz Festival is a volunteer run community festival presented by the Sunshine Coast Jazz and Entertainment Society. It is held the second weekend in June each year. The Festival weekend is preceded [...]

Life Drawing

Life Drawing at the Sunshine Coast Arts Centre meets each Tuesday from 10:00 until 1:00 to draw the nude model (alternating male and female). There are a series of poses beginning with 15 one-minute gestures [...]

Life & Limn

The Life and Limn group provides an opportunity for artists to paint from the live model, usually nude, but sometimes clothed. There is one pose for the afternoon, using 20 minute sessions. Each week a [...]


The Rogue Arts Festival is a 3 day outdoor, multidisciplinary arts festival including music, performance and visual arts, workshops, vendors, demonstrations, and whatever else is conjured up!

Sechelt Arts Festival

The Sechelt Arts Festival provides accessible arts programming to all residents of the District of Sechelt and area, showcasing local talent to residents and visitors in a professionally produced ten-day event. The Festival supports and [...]

Sunshine Coast Astronomy Club

Our Sunshine Coast Centre is one of the most active in the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada and is celebrating its 11th anniversary in 2015. We hold meetings with speakers on the 2nd Friday of [...]

Sunshine Coast Natural History Society

Although originally established to manage the Sechelt Marsh (see aerial photo below), the SCNHS now also caters to a wide range of natural history interests on the Sunshine Coast. There are currently over 100 members. [...]

The Harbour Gallery

The Harbour Gallery in Madeira Park is a place where local visual artists – beginning, emerging and established – come together in a spirit of sharing and co-operation to further their individual artistic development [...]

The Sound

Local musician, community organizer and past Arts Council President Steve Wright returns to the Arts Centre by offering musical engagement in the afternoons in the music studio!