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Application Deadline Extended for Culture Days @ VIRL

Application Deadline Extended for Culture Days @ VIRL

by Nazanin Shoja

  New Deadline: August 25, 2014 Four branches of the Vancouver Island Regional Library (VIRL) are inviting artists and arts groups to apply for free space to present their Culture Days activity during the weekend of September 26, 27 and 28. Culture Days is a collaborative coast-to-coast-to-coast movement designed to raise the awareness, accessibility, participation and engagement of Canadians…

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Vancouver Island Regional Library: Call for Artists

Vancouver Island Regional Library: Call for Artists

by Nazanin Shoja

APPLY BEFORE AUGUST 8. Four branches of the Vancouver Island Regional Library (VIRL) are inviting artists and arts groups to apply for free space to present their Culture Days activity during the weekend of September 26, 27 and 28. Culture Days is a collaborative coast-to-coast-to-coast movement designed to raise the awareness, accessibility, participation and engagement of Canadians in the…

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Connecting Through Culture Face-to-Face

Connecting Through Culture Face-to-Face

by Nazanin Shoja

BC Culture Days Ambassador, writer, poet, and teacher, Rawle James shares his thoughts from the 2014 National Congress on Culture in Winnipeg. Thursday May 22 Art, culture and languages make us Canadian. The Culture Days National Congress is a gathering, a celebration, of learning, sharing and networking with fellow Canadians from across this amazing land…

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Additional BC Culture Days Workshops and Webinar Announced!

Additional BC Culture Days Workshops and Webinar Announced!

by Nazanin Shoja

We’ve had a great run of workshops around the province so far this year, from Haida Gwaii to the Rockies. If you haven’t yet had the chance to attend a Culture Days Workshop, it’s not too late. Four more workshops have been added in Whistler, Powell River, Bowen Island, and Langley. In addition, if you’re…

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Rawle James: 2014 BC Culture Days Ambassador

Rawle James: 2014 BC Culture Days Ambassador

by Nazanin Shoja

Each year, a BC artist or cultural worker is chosen to represent Culture Days as an ambassador and delegate at the National Congress on Culture. The BC Culture Days Ambassador acts as a spokesperson for Culture Days by reaching out to local communities, speaking to media on behalf of BC artists, promoting Culture Days actively…

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City of Richmond: Calling Everyone to Culture

City of Richmond: Calling Everyone to Culture

by Penelope Kerr

The new Culture Days MARKETING AWARD recognizes a group or individual that has mounted an effective marketing campaign for Culture Days. The City of Richmond, with its impressive two-campaign marketing plan designed to target both potential activity organizers and potential participants among the general public, is 2013′s winner and a great example of what communities can do…

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Call for Submissions: 2014 BC Culture Days Ambassador

Call for Submissions: 2014 BC Culture Days Ambassador

by Nazanin Shoja

Apply to be the Next BC Culture Days Ambassador and Winner of a Trip to the National Congress on Culture!  Tell us why you should be selected for the opportunity to represent BC during the 2014 Culture Days Campaign and National Congress on Culture in Winnipeg on May 22 & 23, 2014. The BC Culture…

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Culture Days @ the Vancouver Public Library

Culture Days @ the Vancouver Public Library

by Nazanin Shoja

VPL Offers Free Space to Culture Days Organizers Six Branches Make Space Available Six branches of the Vancouver Public Library (VPL) are making free spaces available to event organizers who have a great idea for BC Culture Days but no venue for their activity. Culture Days is a collaborative coast-to-coast-to-coast movement designed to raise the…

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BC Culture Days 2014 Workshops

BC Culture Days 2014 Workshops

by Nazanin Shoja

Join the Culture Days movement and be a part of BC’s largest celebration of arts, culture and heritage! All professional and amateur artists, arts organizations, cultural workers and community organizers are invited to take part in a free Culture Days workshop to: Learn how to register an activity and participate in BC Culture Days; Learn…

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