Island Serenade continues Thursday with Jimmy Sharpe, Northern Reflections

Concerts continue Thursday with Jimmy Sharpe, Northern Reflections

Island Serenade continues Thursday with Jimmy Sharpe, Northern ReflectionsThe Island Serenade's promoter — a free June concert series on the green bandstand in Island Park — is happy the first-time series of concerts started on a high note. Interested more about what a reporter might think of his handiwork, promoter Terry Human, who kicked off the concert series, could only humbly ask “what…

Island Park will host more free concerts this year

There will be a few more songs sung for free in the park this summer

Island Park will host more free concerts this yearThere will be a few more songs sung for free in the park this summer Island Park already plays host to the wildly popular free concerts series “Concerts in the Park” throughout July and August and this year a local promoter is filling dates in June with additional free concerts. Promoter Terry Human is calling…

The “Jig is Up” annual Metis gala builds support for community

The “Jig is Up” annual Metis gala builds support for communityThe Oct. 27 Manitoba Metis Federation (MMF) Portage Local Gala is about so much more than comradery, a catered meal and dancing to Northern Reflections and other entertainers — it’s about supporting the Metis community here in building programs for seniors and kids. “This is an important fundraiser for us,” says Sandra Sharpe, one of…