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Culture Days Success Stories: City of Brampton Wins 2014 Marketing Award

Culture Days Success Stories: City of Brampton Wins 2014 Marketing Award

by Elvira Truglia

The City of Brampton won an award for its’ cohesive multi-platform marketing campaign to promote local culture in 2014. Culture Day’s Elvira Truglia spoke to Kelly Stahl, Senior Advisor, Economic Development and Tourism at the City of Brampton about the municipality’s innovative Culture Days initiative. Culture Days: What inspired the City of Brampton to promote…

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Culture Days Success Stories: Swift Current Museum Wins 2014 Innovative Event Award

Culture Days Success Stories: Swift Current Museum Wins 2014 Innovative Event Award

by Elvira Truglia

In 2014, the Swift Current Museum engaged its’ community to build a small-scale model of a sod house. Culture Day’s Elvira Truglia spoke with Stephanie Kaduck, Coordinator, Education and Public Programs about this innovative project in rural Saskatchewan. Culture Days: For your Centennial Year celebrations, you engaged elementary school students to create a hands-on activity…

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Culture Days Success Stories: Milton Home Depot Wins 2014 Business Visionary Award

Culture Days Success Stories: Milton Home Depot Wins 2014 Business Visionary Award

by Elvira Truglia

In 2013 and 2014 Milton Home Depot provided in-kind materials to create two large-scale community art projects, which are now permanent fixtures at the Milton Centre for the Arts. Culture Days’ Elvira Truglia spoke to Pilar Andrulat, Merchandising Assistant Store Manager at Brampton Home Depot (previously Operations Assistant Store Manager at Milton Home Depot) about why…

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Culture Days Success Stories: Westbank First Nation Wins 2014 Cities for People Award

Culture Days Success Stories: Westbank First Nation Wins 2014 Cities for People Award

by Elvira Truglia

Through participation in Westside Culture Days, Westbank First Nation (WFN) reclaimed its’ culture, heritage and identity as a vibrant First Nations community in the Central Okanagan region of British Columbia. Culture Days’ Elvira Truglia spoke to Tracy Satin and Jordan Coble about the groundbreaking initiative between the First Nations community and the District of West…

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Community Organizer Profile: Barb McLean talks North Shore Culture Days

Community Organizer Profile: Barb McLean talks North Shore Culture Days

by Elvira Truglia

Barb McLean is Cultural Services Officer for the North Vancouver Recreation & Culture Commission (NVRC). She coordinated North Shore Culture Days, a joint initiative between the City of North Vancouver, District of North Vancouver and District of West Vancouver. Culture Days spoke with Barb about this creative municipal partnership. The North Shore Culture Days celebrations…

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Community Organizer Profile: Elizabeth Bender on Wellington Culture Days

Community Organizer Profile: Elizabeth Bender on Wellington Culture Days

by Elvira Truglia

Elizabeth Bender is the Cultural Coordinator for the Township of Centre Wellington. Culture Days spoke to Elizabeth about how Centre Wellington created a Cultural Passport to successfully build and promote Culture Days in her rural community of south-central Ontario. We are not shy to get creative and ask people to be involved. This has helped…

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