Monthly Archives: October 2017

Bravura Baritones = Great Voices! Sat Nov 4

Calling all fans of that great heritage of Broadway musical theatre. The thrilling baritone voices of Bravura offer a unique sound that is deep and rich and unmistakably masculine. Formed seven years ago, sonically thrilling Bravura is the baritone response to all … Continue reading

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Halloween Weekend at the Capitol Theatre

We have a treat for you this weekend at the Capitol! On Saturday, our Night Series continues with a contemporary dance performance from Vancouver choreographer Shay Kuebler, of Radical System Art. His third time on the Capitol stage, Shay will will … Continue reading

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C R A F T is Happening 🎃 October

Craft Smarts Online Courses Check out Craft Ontario’s new series of online courses: Craft Smarts Online. It’s tailored to creative microentrepreneurs, just like you! Courses include Marketing, Online Sales, and Export Readiness. Craft Smarts Online makes learning efficient, affordable and … Continue reading

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Touchstones Nelson: Membership Appeal

Hello from Touchstones Nelson! Did you know that we are in the middle of our 2017 Membership Appeal? If you are a member you already know that your membership benefits include: Unlimited free admission for one full year Discounts in … Continue reading

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There’s Always Room to Grow – Data Maturity – Free Webinar

Working with data at a nonprofit is a lot like growing up. You get smarter and more capable over time, but you’re never really done becoming your best self. That’s why we call it “data maturity.” Every nonprofit is somewhere … Continue reading

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Alliance News / Redressing Settler Cultural Policy in the Era of Reconciliation

Featured In This Issue: Redressing Settler Cultural Policy in the Era of Reconciliation New Policy Requiring Salary Disclosure Incites Flood of Positive Response Upcoming Workshops: “Managing Human Resources” with Greg Miller Hot Off the Blog: Vancouver Civic Theatres Announces ANNEX Theatre … Continue reading

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Arts attendance and participation: Arts Research Monitor Vol 16 No 6

In this issue: Summaries of a major Canadian report on arts attendance and participation, a Quebec report on performing arts attendance, and an American report on barriers to cultural attendance. Articles: Arts and Heritage Access and Availability Survey 2016-2017 Based … Continue reading

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Webinar: Top 10 Website Design Tips for Private Foundations

Presented by: Brooke Hansel (Blackbaud, Business Development Manager, Success Services) Monday, November 6th | 2:00 p.m. ET Did you know that less than 50% of all private foundations don’t have a website? In this day and age, it’s vital for foundations … Continue reading

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#StartupDay convenes 2,000 entrepreneurs, industry executives, and government representatives in Ottawa

Raising the Bar for Canada: A Globally Competitive Innovation Nation On October 17-19, 2017 at Startup Canada Day on the Hill, over 2,000 entrepreneurs, innovators, Startup Canada Community Leaders, anchor companies and government decision makers from more than 50 communities across … Continue reading

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Artist’s Call for Submissions: 2019 Multifaith Calendar

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Heritage Update: We Challenge The Norm On Friday!

  THIS WEEK Intersections: Archeology and Heritage Upcoming webinar facilitated by Richard Linzey, Heritage Branch Friday, October 27, 12:00pm PST In this webinar, we challenge old assumptions and attitudes to explore new approaches and the power of new alliances. What are … Continue reading

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Vital Signs: Arts and Belonging

Municipal World Sept 2017 Reveals that live music attendees are more likely to report a strong sense of belonging to their community. Since then, new research findings by the Canadian Index of Wellbeing and by the Ontario Arts Council shored … Continue reading

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Vantage Point: From our Blog

GOVERNANCE UNPLUGGED: BEYOND OVERSIGHT Mark Friesen, Consulting Manager More and more, BC not-for-profit organizations are looking to make a greater impact through their boards. Some groups want to go beyond the typical governance practices – such as monthly meetings, Robert’s … Continue reading

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Jon Turk: Talking with Animals

Many people talk with dogs, cats, and even goldfish, daily.  Every once in a while, maybe once a decade, if you are lucky, a wild animal will come and talk or play with you. Join National Geographic award-winning scientist/adventurer/storyteller Jon … Continue reading

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Spooktacular family fun is here for Halloween!

Have a Spooktacular time this Saturday, October 28 in Trail! Norman Foote: The Howl – A Musical Masquerade, October 28 at 1 pm at The Bailey Theatre “The Howl”….music, costumes and Halloween all come together in this engaging concert for youth … Continue reading

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Classical and Jazz in two small rooms…

There’s nothing like hearing classical and jazz in a small room and KHC is pleased to pass along these two opportunities for artists coming through Golden that are not in our series. Both are excellent! First up… Bassist Henry Heillig … Continue reading

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Monashee Arts Council AGM – Fri, Nov 3

Yes!  It’s that time of year again! The Annual General Meeting of the Monashee Arts Council will be happening on Friday, November 3, 2017 4-6pm in the meeting room at the Whitevalley Community Hall (2250 Shields Ave. Lumby, BC). Elections … Continue reading

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Movie: VICTORIA & ABDUL / THE ROYAL EDINBURGH MILITARY TATTOO with THE TRAIL PIPE BAND

Another great movie is hitting the screen! Based on a true story, VICTORIA & ABDUL starts this Friday. Synopsis: Queen Victoria (Judi Dench), at the time the longest serving monarch in history, meets a clerk named Abdul (Ali Fazal) when … Continue reading

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Live Improv Comedy “Shakespeare After Dark” at the Miners Hall Nov 17th

The Rossland Council for Arts and Culture is proud to announce our next performance, “Shakespeare After Dark”, which will be taking place at the Miners Hall on Friday November 17th. The RCAC is once again bringing live comedy to Rossland, … Continue reading

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Music Industry Outreach

Help us share your stories! We want to share stories of what BC’s music sector is doing in our province and feature you on the BC Creates website, newsletter and social media channels. By participating in a very short questionnaire that updates us … Continue reading

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