Virtual Activities

We may not be able to get out and about much, but there are still a lot of exciting things going on in our community!

Here are some fun virtual events we can look forward to…

3rd – 24th –  ‘Joking June’ – Kids Kreative Virtual Event

When: Every Wednesday during the month of June (with replays on Sunday mornings)
Time: 4:30pm to 5pm (see program below!)
Where: Knox Arts & Events Facebook page
Cost: Free!

Get ready to laugh and play in Joking June – Kids Kreative Virtual Event.

This exciting virtual program features interactive magic, comedy, tricks and adventures with Charlie SillyPants and Ben Murphy-Magician!

These activities will be live-streamed at the Knox Arts & Events Facebook page from 4:30pm to 5pm on these dates:

To RSVP, and for more information, head to the Knox Arts & Events Facebook page.

Knox – Live in your Lounge room

When: Every Friday night during the month of June
Time: 8pm (see program below!)
Where: Knox Arts & Events Facebook page
Cost: Free!

Streaming LIVE from the Knox Community Arts Centre, each Friday night through June Knox Arts will bring you unique unplugged sessions featuring some of our best local singer-songwriters, performing artists and much more – right to your own living room!

Program –

  • Friday 5 June at 8pmSLAMS Musical Theatre

    Amazing local theatre company who are regulars at the Knox Community Arts Centre. They are all missing the stage during these times and are excited to bring you their musical talent straight to your lounge room.

  • Friday 12 June at 8pm – Catherine Connelly

    Celtic harp performance, traditions and folklore, with a selection of tunes from Ireland, Scotland and Wales!

  • Friday 19 June at 8pm – Velvet Archers

    Three piece folk band hailing from Melbourne’s East. This foot stompin’ trio will have your ears tingling with joy one minute then working up at dance sweat the next.

  • Friday 26 June at 8pm – Mae Collard Trio

    Jazz band with musicians Mae Collard (vocals – who you may recognise from the Mae Collard School of Music!), David Hiscox (piano) and Ty Wood (double bass) – performing all your favourite jazz and swing standards!

  • Friday 3rd July at 8pm – Renee Taggart

    This talented young local singer/songwriter was winner of the Knox Factor 2018, taking out first place in the 16 – 25 year old age category. With influences spanning multiple genres, Renee believes that the true magic of music is being able to convey a story that everyone can relate to.


 

Knox Virtual Art Gallery

Knox Arts & Events is excited to launch the virtual Knox Art Collection, a beautiful online gallery that captures over 300 paintings, drawings, ceramics and heritage items collected by Knox City Council over the decades.

To celebrate the launch of the virtual gallery, Knox Council invites you to explore the collection, and let it be a source of inspiration to produce your own works of art at home.

  • Share your creation using #knoxinspired and help build a virtual community gallery.
  • There will be awards offered in a variety of categories.

Get inspired, and inspire others with your creativity!
View the collection at knox.vic.gov.au/knoxartcollection