ReFrame 2022 Sneak Peek!

December 17, 2021 thewire 0

Amid all the serious news of the last week or so, we are thrilled to unveil some highlights of the ReFrame 2022 lineup with you today!  This year’s program speaks to pressing issues of environmental activism, food justice, refugee stories, Indigenous sovereignty, art as resistance and the importance of a free […]

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Lessons From The Land: FREE Virtual Screenings w/ NCC & ReFrame

June 30, 2021 thewire 0

This July 1, the New Canadians Centre is offering a full day of activities designed to lead us in reflection on our relationship with the land. ReFrame is proud to support this work with two free film screenings: Kim O’Bomsawin’s Call Me Human, and Alanis O’Bomsawin’s Trick or Treaty. The films […]


May 5, 2021 thewire 0

PETERBOROUGH’S FIRST-EVER POET LAUREATE PROGRAM IS NOW ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS EC3 is delighted to announce the launch of the pilot Peterborough Poet Laureate Program, presented in collaboration with the City of Peterborough.  The Peterborough Poet Laureate is an honourary position established to enhance our civic identity and to recognize the excellence […]

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Opening up a business during a lockdown? Why not try opening two!

April 16, 2021 thewire 0

That’s exactly what Robert Brunsch, General Manager of Sparq retail is doing! At the end of December 2020, Sparq retail opened up to the Peterborough community as a safe, all-inclusive dispensary that strives to provide friendly and professional service that is based on education about cannabis. They started off offering […]

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Don’t miss out on 4th Line Theatre upcoming virtual events

April 6, 2021 thewire 0

Christmas  Reminiscence Please join 4th Line online and bring your best Christmas stories, memories, personal experiences, recollections and photographs. They are especially looking for stories involving secrets and/or surprises.This virtual reminiscence will take place on Wednesday, April 14, 2021 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. via the Zoom Platform.

EC3 Bulletin: Arts Sector Updates

March 15, 2021 thewire 0

As we mark the one-year anniversary of this pandemic, and we do so with Peterborough in the ‘Red-CONTROL’ level, we want to say congratulations on everything you have done to keep going, creating work when you can and getting it to your audiences.  The creativity, innovation and collaboration of the arts […]

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Community Foundation grants help sustain local charities during pandemic

December 10, 2020 thewire 0

The Community Foundation of Greater Peterborough is announcing $135,970 in Vital Community grants to help sustain local charities during the pandemic. When the pandemic struck last March, charities across the City and County of Peterborough responded with compassion and imagination. While some had to close their doors to the public, […]

The Open Spaces Theatre Festival

September 23, 2020 thewire 0

The Open Spaces Theatre Festival, in association with 4th Line Theatre, opens this Thursday. The festival features five productions scheduled to run from September 24–27, 2020 in outdoor spaces in Peterborough. Attendees can also order a lunchbox catered by blackhoney to enjoy before each performance. 4-show festival passes are also […]