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2020 Culture Tour Venue Registration Deadline June 15

View this post on Instagram Join these skilled artists on this year's Columbia Basin Culture Tour August 8 & 9, 10 am – 5 pm. Venue registration deadline is June 15. Info: cbculture.com A post shared by Columbia Basin Culture … Continue reading

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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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