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New Programs, Activities at PAMA This September
By Peel Art Gallery (PAMA) | Published  09/2/2013 | Region of Peel Announcements , City/Region News | Unrated
Peel Art Gallery (PAMA)

The Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives collects, tells and shares the stories of Peel Region. We hope that our exhibitions, events and programs spark thought, debate and dialogue, and that you leave PAMA changed somehow: by discovering something new about yourself or about our community. Located at 9 Wellington Street East, Brampton, ON.
Phone Number: 905-791-4055

Visit Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (PAMA) for more information.


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Brampton - Fall isn’t just for back to school. Visit the Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (PAMA) for a new lineup of fun and educational arts and culture programs and activities.


· General Tours

Every Thursday night starting at 7 p.m.

Free with admission

 Each Thursday night a PAMA staff member will lead you on a half hour tour of a selected exhibition, highlighting key points, artifacts, and/or pieces. All tours meet in the Art Gallery lobby. Check the General Tour schedule online at 

· Curator Talk –  Wanted: A Full Time Job with Benefits: Stable Jobs = Stable Communities

Sunday, Sept. 15 at 2 p.m.

Free with admission

 Exhibition tour:  Join PAMA Curator, Marty Brent as she unveils the exhibition, Wanted: A Full Time Job with Benefits: Stable Jobs = Stable Communities.  Following a brief tour of the exhibition, join several of the “Photo Voice” photographers for a first-hand look at the impact of this exhibition.

· Drop In Family Activities

Saturdays and Sundays 1 – 5 p.m.

Free with admission

Join us for fun family activities inspired by our exhibitions. Each week families can make and take home easy projects for all ages.

Inventive Sculptures – Saturday, Sept. 7–8

What would you like to invent?  For what purpose? Open the box, use your creativity and imagination to "invent" something new! Will your sculpture be a new instrument, a creature or a gadget?

Abstract Art Using Abstract Materials – Saturday, Sept. 14–15

Paint with toothbrushes, q-tips and drizzle paint with spoons. Create an abstract painting inspired by Lila Lewis and her exhibition Peel Artists: Lila Lewis and Doreen Renner.

Construct your own Avro Arrow Paper Airplane – Saturday, Sept. 21–22

Can you visualize what fast moving air looks like? Is it represented by lightning bolts, flowing lines, shooting flames? Use a watercolour technique to decorate your own Avro Arrow paper airplane to show this rapid movement.

Mixed-Media Creations – Saturday, Sept. 28-29

Using both ends of a paint brush, paint and draw an abstract work of art! Add personal touches by writing words that encourage and by choosing colours that inspire. Learn what colour blocking is and add tissue paper, newspaper and other materials as a finishing touch. Be inspired after taking a look at Doreen Renner’s exhibition Peel Artists: Lila Lewis and Doreen Renner.


Yoga at PAMA

Sept. 17 – Oct. 22 (6 sessions)

Tuesdays from 10 - 11 a.m.

Fee: $60 (Non-members); $54 (Members)

If you’ve ever wondered what ‘downward dog’ or ‘sun salutations’ were, this class is perfect for you! Join yoga instructor and PAMA Educator, Sonja as she introduces beginners to basic yoga postures.



Elixir Goes to the Farm – Wednesday, Sept. 18, 10 – 11 a.m.

Using music once prominent in 17th century Italy, the Elixir Baroque Ensemble will play a selection of music that features animal imitation including cats, birds, frogs etc. Join us for what is sure to be a unique concert!

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