Please join us for PAMDA’s National Pi Day Fundraiser

Just two weeks until 3/14. We’re celebrating the mathematical constant of π (3.14) and aiming to raise some money to ensure that the Penticton Academy of Music & Dramatic Arts can be a constant, too!  As a nonprofit organization, we rely on your support to help ensure that high-quality music and dramatic arts education is available to everyone in our …

A Musical Valentine

Want to give your valentine something unique? Complete this form and, for a suggested donation of $10, we’ll send a customized musical valentine greeting to your loved one, featuring the talented faculty of the Penticton Academy of Music & Dramatic Arts, playing a selection of romantic pieces. Your special valentine’s greeting will be emailed to your loved one on Sunday, …

Introducing Little Music Makers

In this fun and interactive NEW online class with instructor Carole Fitsell, young children ages 3 to 5 (and their parents) will learn music through songs, stories, instruments, and visual clues. Families will put together a homemade instrument box using items commonly found around the household, and each week will make different characters for a song. Zoom orientation session available.  …

Canadian Conductor Rosemary Thomson Joins PAMDA as a Special Advisor

The Penticton Academy of Music & Dramatic Arts (PAMDA) has enlisted the support of a national musical leader to help deliver music education to the community during the restrictions imposed by the current health crisis and into the future.  “I am extremely excited to join PAMDA as an advisor during this phase of creativity and adaptation,” says Rosemary Thomson. “Running …

Notice of 2020 Annual General Meeting

Dear Friends, It’s been a wild year and we have a lot to be grateful for. We hope you will join us at the AGM to learn about our successes, challenges, and plans for the upcoming year. However, due to the unusual circumstances of Covid-19, and to ensure the health and safety of our community, the Penticton Academy of Music …

Call for Nominations

Penticton Academy of Music Society (doing business as Penticton Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts) 2020 BOARD OF DIRECTORS NOMINATIONS OPEN   The Penticton Academy of Music Society (PAMS) is a non-profit organization run by a volunteer Board of Directors. These volunteers are from diverse professional backgrounds, who are elected for two-year terms to manage the affairs of PAMDA in …