Monthly Archives: February 2020

Alliance Mail / Tax relief is on the way!

Since we announced our conference theme, I’ve been thinking a lot about why. In case you missed it, last week, we announced the theme of our 2020 conference: Why Art? Why Now? (June 25, save the date, you heard it … Continue reading

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E-News 02/27/2020: Call For Submissions: FIMPRO, Khatsahlano, THING Festival + International Women’s Day Panel + Showcase Tickets

CELEBRATING WOMEN IN MUSIC On Saturday, March 7th we’ll be presenting two incredible events to celebrate International Women’s Day! Follow Your Music Career Compass: Industry Panel (limited tickets available here!) Let’s Hear It! Live Showcase – featuring Missy D, Mamarudegyal MTHC, … Continue reading

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THIS WEEK! Bear Everything, Anonymous Art Show Tickets and more!

Whistler is bear country and a chance sighting is enough to inspire any artist! Join us for an artistic celebration of these iconic Whistler animals and explore the creative interpretation of the Sea to Sky artistic community as we Bear Everything. … Continue reading

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NDCC February 2020 Newsletter

Last week to nominate your favourite business or organization for the Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards. Vote today! The Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards recognize businesses and business leaders that have achieved excellence in the community through their … Continue reading

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5 Star Fringe hit IN THE DARK Friday March 6 at Golden Civic Centre

7:30pm Friday March 6, 2020 James & Jamesy IN THE DARK GOLDEN CIVIC CENTRE Tickets at AGOG or call 250 344-6186 to reserve. With masterful physicality and quick-witted wordplay, James & Jamesy conjure answers to the age-old questions ‘Who are … Continue reading

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The Guardian: A dirty secret: you can only be a writer if you can afford it

There is nothing more sustaining to long-term creative work than time and space – and these things cost money Lynn Steger Strong Thu 27 Feb 2020 10.00 GMT / Last modified on Thu 27 Feb 2020 17.43 GMT Let’s start with me: … Continue reading

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Heritage BC: Idea Labs, Lessons Learned, and a lot of free webinars

Community Heritage Commissions: Crisis Or Cure? Heritage commissions are part of the bedrock of community conservation and a principal tool for community input on the priorities and values of local heritage. Yet commissions and their variants are not common and, … Continue reading

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Oxygen Art Camps for Youth launched & other happenings

WEEK 1: THEATRE CAMPS with Martina Avis March 17 – 20, 2020 (Tuesday – Friday) ACT! – Theatre Workshop acting, games, movement, and performance 9am – 12noon Ages 8-12  $130/week Build performance skills, play games, and learn dramatic techniques in this fun, … Continue reading

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BCTC Newsletter February 2020

IN THIS ISSUE PACIFIC CONTACT NEWS    Register Early Announcing the Winner!  Accommodation Schedule at a Glance Facility Managers & Job Alike Meetings Workshops Sponsor and Advertising Opportunities 2020 Showcase Artists / Short 5 Showcases OTHER BCTC NEWS ArtsOnTour Directory … Continue reading

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Armond Theatre restoration gives aging building another shot at glory

Julie Matchett | Kootenay Business | February 03, 2020 Out on a stroll when I first moved to the city of Cranbrook, I remember passing by the sad, derelict Armond Theatre on 10th Avenue and thinking, “What a waste.” I … Continue reading

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Robin DuPont Ceramics Winter Newsletter

And then it was winter…and then spring…and then winter.. It started snowing here on New Years Eve after a relatively temperate fall. The first month of 2020 could have been summed up as snowmaggeddon! Our local ski hill recorded 283 … Continue reading

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Crown of the Continent Geotourism Announcement- February 2020

“Third Winter” has arrived and we are in need of winter images from you before we slide into spring! Following us on Instagram? You might have noticed we’ve been seeking out often overlooked places to play and rejuvenate, but we can’t be … Continue reading

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Reading: Arts Research Monitor 18-9

Vol. 18 No 9         February 2020 © Hill Strategies Research Inc., 2020          ISSN 1708-170X   Reading / writing / publishing and literacy Library use, book buying, and reading by all age groups In this issue: A … Continue reading

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TDAC: Your Weekly Arts Event Update!

Trail & District Arts Council presents Sunday Cinema Il Pleuvait des Oiseaux / And the Birds Rained Down Sunday, March 1 at 4:30 pm The Royal Theatre, 1597 Bay Ave., Trail Three elderly hermits live deep in the woods in Quebec, … Continue reading

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Columbia Kootenay Announcing: The Key City Theatre Legacy Fund

February 19, 2020 Endowment Fund Established for Key City Theatre Today Key City Theatre Society President Landon Elliott was pleased to announce the establishment of the Key City Theatre Legacy Fund. The fund is made possible through a major gift … Continue reading

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Capitol FAMILY FUN

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FirstVoices Grants Open!

We are excited to announce that FirstVoices grants are open for applications!  Deadline to apply is April 10, 2020. FirstVoices grants fund projects for First Nations in B.C. to document their language using FirstVoices.com. FirstVoices is an online platform where communities … Continue reading

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Update on Amplify BC fund – We Still Need Your Help!

A letter from the Executive Director, Music BC Industry Association Dear music industry colleagues and supporters, Last week the B.C. government announced the 2020 budget (details can be found here: https://www.bcbudget.gov.bc.ca/2020/default.htm). While we remain optimistic that the Amplify BC fund will one … Continue reading

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Relax and enjoy tea service at your table as Tiny Islands entertain at Afternoon Tea and Jazz

Date & Time: March 12 at 2:30 pm New to Jazz at the Griff this year, Vancouver’s Tiny Islands will bring their high energy show, featuring New Orleans jazz, swing and funk, to Afternoon Tea & Jazz on Thursday, March … Continue reading

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REMINDER! Call for Event Listings – Kootenay Festivals & Events Brochure 2020

Book your listing by March 4 Affordable advertising for your festival, community event, exhibition, concert, workshop, concert or film series – from May 2020 through April 2021. Only $69 per listing! Submit your listing here Don’t wait – space may … Continue reading

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