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2017 BC Culture Days Highlights

Congratulations to everyone who took part in this year’s BC Culture Days celebration! More than 600 activities were presented in 56 communities across the province, all thanks to the many volunteers, artists, organizations, and municipalities, who generously devoted their time and resources … Continue reading

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Alliance News / Embracing the Social Power of the Arts: How to Create Values-Based Arts Education Programs

The BC Alliance Presents: “Embracing the Social Power of the Arts: How to Create Values-Based Arts Education Programs” Changes to the BC curriculum present arts organizations with many opportunities to create meaningful, values-based education programs. On October 18, the BC … Continue reading

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Facebook can’t bring us together, but culture can. That’s why Unesco is vital

Costa-Gavras The Guardian / Opinion / Unesco Tuesday 10 October 2017 he Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg made headlines when he said earlier this year that the social media giant wants to bring together communities and help people “find a sense … Continue reading

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How the Boys & Girls Clubs Brought Arts to Tweens

Six Midwestern Boys & Girls Clubhouses Make Room for High-Quality Arts Instruction Any parent who has ever faced an eye-rolling 12-year-old knows that tweens can be difficult to please. So is it possible for a youth organization to develop arts … Continue reading

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Thank You Canada! Tell Us About Your Culture Days Weekend

    THANK YOU CANADA! The 8th edition of Culture Days was a spectacular weekend of arts and culture events from coast to coast to coast.  An estimated 2 million people came to events where they danced, painted, sang, got … Continue reading

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2017 CCNC AGM Materials

2017 CCNC AGM Come and hear reports from our President, General Manager, and Treasurer, then take part in the election of our Board of Directors! When: Wednesday, October 20, 2017 | 8:15am – 9:00am Where: Commonwealth Ballroom B | Westin Nova Scotian 1181 … Continue reading

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Your input – BC Select Standing Committee on Finance

Hello arts, culture and heritage folks, if you have not done so already, please fill out a survey re. the Province’s upcoming budget process. Here is the link to the survey, you could also give a presentation or submit a … Continue reading

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