Monthly Archives: April 2020

We need your help to inspire 6 new GOLDEN posters!

The Art Gallery of Golden has started the design process to create six new poster images to add to the original twelve images created as part of our 2011 exhibit “GOLDEN. We Call This Home.” In the early 1900s, Canadian … Continue reading

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Heritage BC: Rewarding Heritage – announcing the annual BC Heritage Awards

NOTICE The Annual General Meeting will take place on Friday, May 8 at 1:00pm.  Information can be found on our website and details about this virtual meeting will be shared with members shortly.  Please contact us if you would like details. … Continue reading

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BC Transit COVID-19 updates – April 24

BC Transit is continuing to provide transportation services customers can rely on as we recognize people still need to get to work, including at healthcare facilities or in other essential service industries, or other activities such as weekly grocery shopping … Continue reading

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Alliance Mail / Fort St. John mourns a cultural leader.

Last night, I went for a long walk. Maintaining social distance was easy – it was quite late, and no one was out. I let myself get lost in an area I hadn’t seen before. I found a new park. I’ve … Continue reading

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Hello from your friends at On the Table!

Together, we are better As we return to kickstart another year of On the Table, a global pandemic wasn’t quite the circumstance we ever could have imagined sending out our first newsletter of the year under. These times have launched us all into … Continue reading

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Music BC E-News 04/23/2020: Win $1K Towards Recording Your #CSC2020 Single | Watch Our 2018/2019 Highlight Video

COVID-19 STUDENT AND EMPLOYER RELIEF Earlier this week the Federal Government announced additional support for those affected by the COVID-19 economic shutdown. The Government of Canada will be offering $9B in financial aid to youth and students through the summer … Continue reading

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Neighbourhood Small Grants Intake – open now for projects that adhere to CIVID-19 physical distancing guidelines

Ideas that Connect Neighbours Magic happens when neighbours connect—even if we must be physically apart. It forms friendships, makes our communities safer and more vibrant. The Neighbourhood Small Grants (NSG) program help residents of any age, experience, or background take … Continue reading

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Vancouver Foundation Community Response Fund

The COVID-19 crisis is hurting our community. Right now, our friends and neighbours need your support. We need to make sure charities providing housing, food, and frontline services can do their work. It also means supporting the arts, culture, and … Continue reading

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Our Latest Announcement of Supports From Vantage Point

Wondering how to navigate new challenges amidst COVID-19? Reach out for support from our new response team of skilled volunteers. These dedicated individuals can provide free, defined support to your organization as you address immediate needs and considerations due to … Continue reading

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Join the CANIE Awards Digital Tour!

After adjudicating over 400 applications from across Canada, we are ready to honour our winners.  In partnership with the Innovators & Entrepreneurs Foundation, Sovereign Insurance, and UPS Canada, we’re thrilled to announce the launch of the 2020 CANIE Awards Digital Tour! … Continue reading

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Spotify’s ‘tip jar’ is a slap in the face for musicians. It should pay them better

Fans can now donate to their favourite artists via Spotify, but this feature is a tacit admission that the firm undervalues the musicians that make it viable Ben Beaumont-Thomas | The Guardian | Thu 23 Apr 2020 Wednesday’s announcement by … Continue reading

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CBC News : Publishing house looking for stories written during COVID-19 pandemic

Publisher inspired by classic short story collection The Decameron, set during the Black Death Courtney Dickson · CBC News · Posted: Apr 19, 2020 2:41 PM PT | Last Updated: April 19 A publishing house in northern B.C. is hoping … Continue reading

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ONLINE Death Cafe – April 2020

Dear Community and Friends, We are excited to announce that one week from today, on Wednesday, April 29, we will be hosting our first ever ONLINE Death Cafe!  We will be using the Zoom platform to join people together in meaningful discussions … Continue reading

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ArtsWells Festival Announcement

Happy Earth Day, National Volunteer Week and a Day to Honour Artists It is with a heavy heart that the Board and Staff of Island Mountain Arts must announce today that, because of COVID-19, the 17th Annual ArtsWells Festival will … Continue reading

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Update – ARTiculate Magazine online – Wayne Clark in Memoriam

Dear friends of KHC, Just wanted to let you know that the staff and Board are here working away making sure our staff is safe and secure and making various operational and programming plans to respond to the new realities … Continue reading

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Play on! 12 of the best Shakespeare productions to stream

Theatres may be closed but you can celebrate the Bard’s birthday on Thursday by watching one of his plays online Chris Wiegand | The Guardian Wed 22 Apr 2020 12.06 BST Last modified on Thu 23 Apr 2020 13.23 BST Twelfth … Continue reading

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Artist Olafur Eliasson releases interactive works for Earth Day

Public invited to stare at series of dots for 10 seconds and consider each afterimage Mark Brown | Arts correspondent | The Guardian Wed 22 Apr 2020 10.00 BST Olafur Eliasson says he wants the public to be the artist for … Continue reading

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The Guardian: Who found this Cézanne in a hedge? Take the great British art quiz

With cultural institutions across the UK closed due to coronavirus, explore their collections through a fun quiz. Today’s is set by the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge This quiz is brought to you in collaboration with Art UK, the online home … Continue reading

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Michelle Mungall, MLA Nelson-Creston: Have questions about COVID-19?

On Thursday April 23, people living in the Interior Health Authority region can have their COVID-19 related questions answered, through a virtual townhall presented by the Government of British Columbia. We know that providing regular information about COVID-19 is an … Continue reading

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The Show Must Go On…Line!

While the theatre is quiet and empty, with only the ghost light to keep watch over it in these difficult times, it hasn’t stopped us at the Capitol from taking this time to look back on fond memories, explore the … Continue reading

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