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E-News 10/10/2019: How-To Panel Announced w/ Neil Morris (DRMNGNOW) and Christie Lee Charles

HOW-TO WITH NEIL MORRIS & CHRISTIE LEE CHARLES How do contemporary Indigenous musical forms connect us to the land around us, and offer opportunities to build relationships of solidarity and understanding across oceans and continents? Join us for a conversation … Continue reading

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Blanket Exercise Oct. 26, 2019

JOIN US FOR THE BLANKET EXERCISE Facilitated by community leaders Donna Wright and Toni Appleby, hosted by the WK Regional Arts Council 12:15-1:45 pm, October 26, 2019 at the Nelson & District Chamber of Commerce, 941 Baker St, Nelson, BC … Continue reading

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Heritage BC: ICOMOS in Vancouver and Endorsing Indigenous Cultural Heritage

Did You Know? Canadian see value and potential in museums.  Virtually everyone responding to a survey placed importance on a museum’s role to preserve the past and to provide learning experiences. A significant majority (91%) believe museums should attract tourists. … Continue reading

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BC Alliance, Vancouver Park Board and the Roundhouse Come Together for ‘Weaving Wellness’

Vancouver – Research proves that arts and culture are integral to our health and well-being. But what does it mean to be well? How does creativity inform our physical, intellectual, emotional and spiritual well-being? How does our welfare intersect with our … Continue reading

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FPCC releases policy paper on Indigenous Cultural Heritage

FPCC is excited to release a policy paper as a guide to help safeguard Indigenous Cultural Heritage (ICH). FPCC is the only organization in B.C. mandated to support the revitalization of ICH and this paper marks the first time that … Continue reading

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THIS WEEK! útszan world premier & Hear and Now – Whistler’s Local Music Celebration

útszan World Premier of a New Canadian Indigenous Play Sept. 19, 20, 21, 22 at 7:00pm (Doors at 6:15pm) Sept. 19, 20 Matinees at 1:00pm (Doors at 12:15pm) Maury Young Arts Centre  Indigenous and non-Indigenous friends – let’s share in … Continue reading

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Calling Indigenous Youth Artists!

Calling young Indigenous artists ages 16-30 from around BC with a passion for climate action and artistic expression: applications are open for The Fraser Basin Council Indigenous Youth Climate Art Contest! Applications only require a written bio and art idea, and art will be … Continue reading

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