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(YAAP Series) Mural-making in Gallery Alley, Hamilton

(YAAP Series) Mural-making in Gallery Alley, Hamilton

by Ontario Culture Days

Amber Aasman is a Hamilton-based community artist and one of the five artists participating in Ontario Culture Days’ Youth Arts Ambassador Program (YAAP), an exciting new initiative aimed at fostering and supporting the next generation of community artists in our province. The Arts Ambassadors are currently working on community arts projects that will premiere during…

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Help develop Ontario’s first culture strategy

by Ontario Culture Days

Join Culture Talks across the province Ontario Culture Days is pleased to share this news from the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport inviting artists, creative workers, cultural organizations, volunteers and the public alike to contribute to Ontario’s first culture strategy. Ontario is holding province-wide public consultations to ask Ontarians what they value about culture…

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Call for Participation: Take Part in Culture Days @ the Library

Call for Participation: Take Part in Culture Days @ the Library

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Take Part in Culture Days at the Toronto Public Library: Many branches offer free space for artists for Culture Days “Culture Days at the Library was a rare and wonderful gift.  Forty students from a Grade 3 class attended and time flew by. We had a great time and the teacher invited me to do…

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Ontario Culture Days is hiring

Ontario Culture Days is hiring

by Ontario Culture Days

Join our team! Ontario Culture Days (OCD) is hiring a part-time Fundraising Associate. In collaboration with a Development Consultant and the Executive Director, the Fundraising Associate will work to increase the organization’s financial resources and secure a more diverse funding portfolio to further the strategic goals and support the rapid growth and expansion of the…

THANKS TO OUR VOLUNTEERS!

by Ontario Culture Days

As a volunteer-driven event, thousands of people gave their time and energy to making Culture Days a great success across Ontario. We commend each and every one of you for supporting arts and culture and helping to raise awareness of the positive impact culture makes in our lives and our communities. We wanted to give…

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Bloor St. Culture Corridor: A Culture Days Weekend Hot Spot

Bloor St. Culture Corridor: A Culture Days Weekend Hot Spot

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From September 26-28, enjoy free programming at some of the city’s most impressive cultural organizations all within a one-mile stretch TORONTO (September 17, 2014) – Toronto’s newest cultural district, the Bloor St. Culture Corridor, joins the Culture Days 5th Anniversary weekend on September 26 – 28. The Bloor St. Culture Corridor, launched in April 2014,…

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The Treasures of Minto: Cultural Planning in Rural Ontario

The Treasures of Minto: Cultural Planning in Rural Ontario

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As a culturally active town, Minto, ON (comprising of Harriston, Palmerston, and Clifford) has been participating in Ontario Culture Days since the movement’s beginning in 2010. In 2011, 2012, and 2013, Minto organizers planned a bus tour of the community’s cultural offerings, which included guided visits to artists’ studios, an organic farm, a historic house,…

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Call for Volunteers – National Kick-off Event with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra

Call for Volunteers – National Kick-off Event with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra

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Culture Days is holding its national kick-off event on Friday, September 26, 2014 in Toronto, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. During the kick-off, Culture Days and the Toronto Symphony Orchestra (TSO) are presenting Conduct Us, a once-in-a-lifetime chance for members of the public to conduct the TSO on stage at Roy Thomson Hall. A…

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Toronto Public Library Celebrates the 5th Anniversary of Culture Days

Toronto Public Library Celebrates the 5th Anniversary of Culture Days

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Comedy steps into the creative fold as Culture Days @ the Library returns with 45+ FREE activities at more than 40 branches TORONTO (August 21, 2014) – Culture Days @ the Library returns for its fourth year, bringing more than 45 free activities to Toronto Public Library branches across the city on Friday, September 26…