Daily Archives: June 4, 2020

How to Present a Festival / Multi Artist Live Stream Event

in partnership with the West Kootenay Regional Arts Council How to Present a Festival / Multi Artist Live Stream Event When Tuesday, June 9, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM PDT Where Online via zoom Space is limited – … Continue reading

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Heritage BC: Free Webinars • Heritage Awards • Reopening Resources

What you will find in this edition: Four free webinars, including two this week (link) BC Heritage Awards (link) Recovery, Tourism and a Special Offer: join a new marketing initiative (link) Falling through the funding gaps? Help us make the case … Continue reading

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FINAL Call for Artists and Venues – 2020 Columbia Basin Culture Tour

When August  8 & 9, 2020 10 am – 5 pm Where Participating individuals and venues must be located in the Canadian Columbia Basin (roughly bordered by the communities of Valemount, Golden, Elkford, Creston, Rossland, Arrow Lakes and Revelstoke). Although … Continue reading

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Nelson Library celebrates 100th birthday with a Writing Contest

The Library isn’t just a place to find stories—in celebration of its 100th birthday, the Nelson Public Library wants to collect new ones in a writing contest open to all ages. There will be prizes, and stories will be published … Continue reading

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CBC News : Jingle dress dancers honour George Floyd at site where he was killed

Indigenous people in Minneapolis supporting Black Lives Matter cite similar struggles Lenard Monkman · CBC News · Posted: Jun 02, 2020 7:23 PM ET  Jingle dress dancers held a ceremony at the intersection of 38th Street and Chicago Avenue in Minneapolis on Monday,  … Continue reading

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CBC News : Music industry hits pause to reflect amid racial inequality, police brutality protests

Beyoncé, Rihanna speak out; Ariana Grande joins demonstration Thomson Reuters · Posted: Jun 01, 2020 9:10 AM ET Leading record labels will mark “Black Out Tuesday” this week, suspending business and working with communities to fight racial inequality after protests … Continue reading

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35 books to read for National Indigenous History Month

CBC Books · Posted: Jun 01, 2020 11:00 AM ET June is National Indigenous History Month. Celebrate by reading one of these books by First Nations, Métis and Inuit authors. This Place: 150 Years Retold This Place is an anthology of … Continue reading

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Press release: WHISTLER CHILDREN’S FESTIVAL – ONLINE EDITION

June 3, 2020 WHISTLER CHILDREN’S FESTIVAL – ONLINE EDITION 2020 Featuring arts and crafts, storytellers, dance parties, sing-alongs, face painting, magic, balloon animals, silly science and internationally acclaimed children’s performers. It’s a chance to free your imagination and explore creativity! … Continue reading

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Trail & District Arts Council Updates

Thank you for being patient as we try and plan for the safest ways to bring you our shows in these ever-changing circumstances. Based on current guidelines I am sure you are aware that our upcoming season will look different … Continue reading

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Webinar: Organizational Responses to COVID 19

How can non profits and charities prepare for and respond in the face of this pandemic? Scale Collaborative and theDock hosted a webinar for senior leadership of non profits and community organizations. Kimberly Nemrava, walked through the best practices, considerations … Continue reading

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Your June Newsletter, from Vantage Point

Dear Community Leader, I would like to send my condolences and support to anyone reading this and struggling with current events – especially those experiencing racism first-hand. Racism in Canada may have some differences in how it shows up compared … Continue reading

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Vancouver Biennale : Quarantine Notes from New York

Vancouver Biennale artists and curators live all over the world, spanning 6 continents. Today we share insights from Australian artist Kristin McIver. Her text-based work This Beautiful Day was a public favourite in Squamish, north of Vancouver, where it was installed as … Continue reading

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Amplify BC is back: support to B.C.’s music industry during COVID-19

JUNE 2020 Amplify BC Newsletter Support to B.C.’s music industry during COVID-19  On June 1, 2020, the government of British Columbia announced a renewed investment of $7.5 million for Amplify BC to stabilize, support, and sustain B.C.’s music industry during the … Continue reading

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Join British Columbia’s #CANIEAwards!

Don’t miss the British Columbia CANIE Awards this Thursday! Whether you’re from BC or somewhere else, there’s a lot to get excited about for this region’s CANIE Awards. Anyone from across Canada is welcome to attend this free digital event! If … Continue reading

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What will it take for people to return to the arts?

Join Business / Arts, the National Arts Centre and Nanos Research to hear how and when Canadians are comfortable returning to the arts On Thursday, June 4, join us for a conversation with Nik Nanos, Chief Data Scientist and Founder … Continue reading

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Libraries and Museums Contribute Billions to Canadian Economy & Society Well-Being: Study on Value of GLAMs

May 15, 2020 Canada gains nearly $8.6 billion a year in economic benefits, in addition to a myriad of social advantages, from the existence of non-profit galleries, libraries, archives and museums (GLAMs), according to a new study commissioned by the Ottawa Declaration … Continue reading

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Alliance Mail / Arts + culture orgs: give the government your feedback on the Canadian Emergency Wage Subsidy.

I feel like keeping it brief today, so here’s a haiku. Today is Thursday A time for the newsletter And young weekend hopes taylor. What’s New in Disability Arts The BC Alliance is happy to support Outsiders and Others in … Continue reading

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Here are your newest opportunities from Vantage Point!

Grow your governance with advanced financial strategies Keeping up with financial reports can be exhausting. Advanced Governance: Strategic Financial Governance is about how to get ahead of them, so you can begin to strategize decisions around your organization and focus … Continue reading

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Summer With Startup Canada’s Digital Programs – Free Registration Now Open!

Want to connect with other entrepreneurs during this time? Join our digital programs and equip yourself with insights and advice from experts and entrepreneurs from across Canada, online. Build your own learning program for free to navigate the coming months … Continue reading

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