MILL EVENTS 2021
COVID 19: HISTORY IN THE MAKING AT THE MILL
July 2- August 26, 2021
Join us this summer for our special exhibit: Covid 19- History in the Making.
As part of this community exhibit, the Mill will also be featuring artists and wordsmiths of all levels in our art exhibit, Creativity Through Crisis.
Coming Summer 2022
Our wonderful Summer of Love exhibit and related events will now take place in summer 2022. Follow our Facebook Page to stay connected and learn more about this exhibit and how you can participate.
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DISCOVER OUR HERITAGE MILL
Visit the last remaining mill on the South Nation River and discover how the Spencerville Mill adapted from a flour and grist mill serving the community’s needs to a feed mill serving local farmers and feed stores throughout south eastern Ontario. View our artifacts and exhibits for a journey into living history.
CALL TO ARTISTS AND WORDSMITHS
As part of our 2021 special exhibit (July 2 to August 26), the Spencerville Mill Foundation invites visual artists and writers/wordsmiths of all levels to share your work with us. Submissions may include, but are not limited to, painting (oil, watercolour, acrylic), mixed media, drawing (ink, charcoal, graphite), photography, wood carving, chainsaw art, ceramics, sculpture, fibre arts, printmaking, digital art, poetry or short story.
The goal of this exhibition is to showcase the many ways members of our community and region expressed their creativity over the past year. There is no theme requirement for your art or written work, but we do ask that all submissions be work created after March 11, 2020.
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: FRIDAY, JUNE 19, 2021
How to Apply
Apply to participate in this exhibition by completing the online application here:
To request an alternative fillable pdf, or for questions, please email Chris at:
Terms and Conditions
Download our Call to Visual Artists and Wordsmiths for more details, terms, and conditions.
CALL FOR ARTIFACTS, STORIES, AND MORE!
We invite all residents in the wider Spencerville area to participate in the Mill's multi-visual
COVID-19: History in the Making Exhibit
July 2 to August 26
Send us your photos, videos, stories, testimonials or expressive creations of all kinds that reflect your experiences of living in a pandemic.
We want to capture:
What did change look like?
What new skills or hobbies evolved?
What did you rediscover?
What new vocabulary became part of your life?
What was your bubble like?
What was positive?
Send stories/testimonials (200 to 500 words) to Vicki at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Send photos/videos to Stephanie at: email@example.com
Send a description or photos of 3-demensional artifacts or things for a time capsule to: firstname.lastname@example.org
These can then be dropped off at the Mill on June 18/19
Deadline for all other submissions is June 15
PLEASE NOTE: DATES MAY CHANGE ACCORDING TO ONTARIO'S ROADMAP TO REOPEN 3-STEP PLAN
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