2012

CBC Celebrates Culture Days!

by Culture Days

As Culture Days’ National Broadcast Partner, CBC is proud to partner on several events taking place in Calgary, one of the 2012 Cultural Capitals of Canada during the Culture Days weekend. On September 27, Q WITH JIAN GHOMESHI kicks off Culture Days with a broadcast recording from MacEwan Hall on the University of Calgary campus, The…

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Ontario Celebrates Arts and Culture

by Ontario Culture Days

The arts add tremendous richness to communities across Ontario. The Ontario government recognizes this important contribution and welcomes Culture Days, Canada’s nation-wide interactive celebration of arts and culture, by designating the weekend of September 28-30 as ‘Celebrate our Artists Weekend’. Since 2007, Ontario has selected one weekend during the year to officially celebrate Ontario artists…

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5 Tips for Documenting Culture Days Activities

by Ontario Culture Days

Supplies, transportation, volunteers…there are lots of details to keep track of as you prepare for an arts event. While prepping for the activity itself, it’s easy to forget about documenting it. Don’t let this happen to you! Good photographs help to capture the vibrancy and creativity of the event.    Pics or It Didn’t Happen…

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Toronto Public Library Celebrates Culture Days

by Ontario Culture Days

Culture Days @ the Library Returns for a Second Year Free activities at 35 Library Branches Starting in exactly one month today, over 40 free hands-on arts and culture activities will be offered at Toronto Public Library branches across the city of Toronto for Culture Days @ the Library. In partnership for the second year,…

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4 Tips for Studio Tours participating in Culture Days

by Ontario Culture Days

Does your studio tour happen on the same weekend as Culture Days? Whether you are a new or a well established studio tour, cross promotion with Culture Days can help get the word out about your event. Culture Days has a wealth of promotional tools and templates that are beneficial to studio tours. In Ontario,…

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Late breaking news: Culture Days Information Session to be held in York Region

by Ontario Culture Days

Due to popular demand, Ontario Culture Days has added one additional Information Session to our 2012 schedule: Date: Thursday July 26 from 3:30 – 5:00pm Location: the Aurora Culture Centre located at 22 Church Street This session is hosted by the York Region Arts Council in collaboration with the Markham Arts Council, Arts Society King,…

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Whirlwind Tour of Ontario Concludes Successfully

by Ontario Culture Days

Ontario Culture Days is back! We have been on the road for the past 9 weeks conducting Culture Days information sessions across the province from Windsor to Cornwall, Thunder Bay to Niagara Falls, and everywhere in between. In all we conducted 27 information sessions (including one webinar in Red Lake) attended by 400 people. Information…

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Six Tips for Museums and Heritage Organizations

by Ontario Culture Days

Does your museum, heritage site or heritage association need a little inspiration to get started on planning an activity for this year’s Culture Days taking place September 28-30? Here are six great examples of how museums and heritage organizations are participating in Culture Days. Culture Days is not just for the arts – Heritage is…

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