Diverse City 150

DiverseCity Art Show – Opening Night Thursday, May 25 @ 7:00 p.m.

This juried art show features paintings, prints, sculpture, photographs and multi-media works from Ontario artists expressing the diversity of our communities and our country. In all, 21 works from 14 Ontario artists will be on display and available for purchase. The jurors are: Nancy Barat, retired professor at Michigan’s College for Creative Studies; Robert Gauthier, prominent Windsor Interior Designer; and Brenda Pelkey, artist and former Director of the School of Fine Arts at the University of Windsor. The artworks will be on display until June 16. The works on display include:

Culture Days in Kingsville

Culture Days in Kingsville, Vera Graham

Cultural Mosaic

Cultural Mosaic, Becky Lisk

The Wedding Dress

The Wedding Dress, Sandie Collins


For a complete details (catalogue), please click here

Light of East Concert – Thursday, May 25 @ 7:30 p.m.

Light of East Ensemble is a group of Ontario musicians whose vibrant repertoire encompasses traditional, folk, Israeli, Sephardic, Yiddish, and Greek Rembetika, as well as music from regions like Armenia, Greece, Turkey, Egypt, Lebanon and Syria. Their diverse repertoire is a perfect representation of the diversity of our country, our province, our city, and even our own Jewish community. A special overture performance will be provided by Windsor’s award-winning HNM Dance Company, which is also the resident dance company at the Windsor Jewish Community Centre.


Light of East Ensemble members include:

Mary Ashton                           Violin

Jedd House                             Contra Basso

Jossee MacInnes                     Clarinet

Tracey Atin                             Vocals

Marina Featherstone               Percussion, Nay

Panayiotis Giannarapis           Oud, Bouzouki


Light of East Ensemble

Thursday, May 25 @ 7:30 p.m.

Freed/Orman Auditorium

Windsor Jewish Community Centre

1641 Ouellette Ave

(overflow parking at St. Peter’s Church, AM800 and Impact Staffing, Inc)

Tickets: $20 at the WJCC, by calling 519-973-1772 or at the door

Schedule of Events:

DiverseCity 150 Art Show                                                         7:00 p.m., Thursday May 25

Light of East Ensemble Concert                                                 7:30 p.m., Thursday May 25

Tickets: $20                                                                             Dessert Reception following