March, 2011

Culture Days 2011 Activity Pre-Registration is now open!

by Plank

We are excited to announce that pre-registration for Culture Days 2011 is now open! If you were an activity organizer in 2010, you can simply login and visit the new “My Culture Days” section and get started. If you would like to access information on your activities from last year, you can still visit and…

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Culture Days Tweet Chats

by Culture Days

Join us on March 17 and March 24 from 11am to 2pm ET for Tweet Chats – a new experiment for communicating with the Culture Days network! There are now over 1,300 wonderful people following Culture Days on Twitter. It’s fascinating to browse through the list of people linked to Culture Days through this popular…

Events

Spotlight: Onalee Groves – Barrie, Ontario

by Culture Days

Culture Days 2010 demonstrated that municipalities can play a key role as community organizers. By convening a broad suite of partners and creative activities while leveraging their resources to provide local marketing support, they generated community excitement and participation in the event. In this Community Spotlight feature, you’ll meet Onalee Groves, Cultural Officer, in the…

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Spotlight: Liesl Jauk – Richmond, British Columbia

by Culture Days

Culture Days 2010 demonstrated that municipalities can play a key role as community organizers. By convening a broad suite of partners and creative activities while leveraging their resources to provide local marketing support, they generated community excitement and participation in the event. In this Community Spotlight feature, you’ll meet Liesl Jauk who is the Manager…

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Spotlight: Crystal Kolt – Flin Flon, Manitoba

by Culture Days

The story of Flin Flon, Manitoba and their Culture Days 2010 celebration, is an inspirational example of what can happen in a small northern Canadian community that has art in its heart. In this Community Spotlight you’ll hear directly from Crystal Kolt who works with the Flin Flon Arts Council and has been described by…

Inspiration

Apply your creativity to win a grant

by Helen Yung

From March 1 to March 28, 2011, Community TechKnowledge is giving away 23 prizes (including $10,000 cash for 1st place) to non-profits of any size. The application process? All you have to do is submit an original 4- to 8-line poem that reflects your mission and work.

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