Irish singer showcases coffee house

David Boyle to appear Dec. 16

Terry Boyle performs at Sooke Folk Music Society coffeehouse on Dec. 16. (Contributed)

Terry Boyle is the guest musician at this month’s Sooke Folk Music Society coffeehouse.

Boyle is from Dublin, Ireland. He arrived in Canada in 1989 after a successful six-year stint playing music in Boston, New York, Vermont, and Austin, Tex.

With numerous TV and radio appearances in Ireland as part of a group, and a solo album of traditional Irish folk songs, he released an album of original songs in 1997.

Boyle lives on Vancouver Island and is part of the Mighty Speck Records label.

The coffee house is held Dec. 16 at Holy Trinity Anglican Church, 1962 Murray Rd. Doors open at 7 p.m.

Just Posted

Input needed for View Royal playground

Ideas include ziplines, swings and net climbers

Highlands seeks public input on secondary suites

Open house to take place sometime in the summer

Canada Junior Development team qualifies for World Cup in Japan

Nolan Thoroughgood finished the tourney fifth overall for Canada

Elements Casino offers space, resources to charities and community groups

New Platinum Room will be available free of charge

Get your smile on, Free Smile Day is coming up

Two dental clinics in View Royal and Sooke are offering free services on Monday

LOCAL FLAVOUR: Taking the sting out of nourishing nettles

Linda Geggie For the Saanich News When you think of nettles you… Continue reading

Final week for ALR input

Public consultation process closes April 30

‘When everybody leaves: Counselling key to help Humboldt move on after bus crash

Dealing with life after a tragedy can be the worst part following a loss

Central Saanich, Tsawout taking part in reconciliation ceremony

Blanket event Monday to help foster mutual trust and respect

Ballet Victoria soirée fundraiser a prelude to final show of season

Company winds up its 15th season in the city with Peter Pan next month

Half-naked shooter guns down four, runs away in Nashville Waffle House shooting

Nashville police say they are looking for Travis Reinking in connection with the shooting

Child’s body found in river downstream from where boy went missing during flood

Three-year-old Kaden Young was swept out of his mother’s arms in February

B.C. VIEWS: Eliminating efficiency for farm workers

Don’t worry, NDP says, the B.C. economy’s booming

Most Read