MAG Conversations is an annual series of six illustrated and artful talks featuring various speakers (including MAG ARTISTS) from inside and outside the community.


2019 Line-up

Jan 10

Mar 14

May 9

Jul 11

Sep 12

Nov 14




Science Meets Art for the Environment: Dr. Shelley Ball & Michael Venables

Landscape as Art: Martin Green & David Dunn

The Art of Moving Pictures: Gary Viola and Holly Dean

Docents from the National Gallery of Canada


Arctic Twilight: Claudia Coutu Radmore



Time: 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Location: Sidecar Café

Entry: $5 (6 for $25)

Free for MAG members and sponsors



MAG Conversations: Book Making: Sep 13

We’re excited to share our upcoming MAG Conversation topic: "Of Making Many Books There is No End" A discussion between book artists Larry Thompson and Paul Champion Demers on the strange and not-so-gentle madness of creating beautiful hand-crafted books. They’ll...

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Conversations: The Art of Dance

Again, MAG Conversations attracted an SRO crowd to the Sidecar Cafe on May 10, this time with three performances of very different dance styles by very different dancers. The program included flamenco, belly dancing and modern dance. Sara Pelizer of The Flamenco...

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MAG Conversations: Exploring Dance: May 10

MAG Conversations explores DANCE through performances of flamenco, belly dancing, and contemporary dance. Dancers will be on hand to speak with the audience after the performance. The evening takes place in the Sidecar Café on Main Street on Thursday, May 10th at 7:30...

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