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6 Tips for Community Organizers

6 Tips for Community Organizers

by Crystal Kolt

When people hear how many Culture Days activities are being planned in the North Central Canada region, they often ask how we’ve been so successful. Here are 6 suggestions: ADVICE AND INFORMATION. When I ask people about a project it is usually more of a request for advice or sharing of information instead of a…

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5 Tips to Help You Go From Draft to Live

5 Tips to Help You Go From Draft to Live

by Ontario Culture Days

Are you still in draft mode on the Culture Days website? When you click “publish,” your activity will automatically appear online. Draft activities are not visible on the website. Please publish so you can take full advantage of the upcoming marketing toolkits. You can modify your details after you have published.   Tip #1 – Publish…

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How to Increase Your Audience Size by 300% Overnight. Part I of II

by Anna Meshcherova

Cultural engagement and arts participation, regardless of what form it takes, are the catalysts for Culture Days. In this first part of a chapter originally published in “Pluralism in the Arts in Canada,” Helen Yung navigates the theory and the practice inherent in enabling Canadians to take culture, sometimes literally, into their own hands (to read…

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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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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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Tweet Info-Session – June 6 at 2 pm ET: Marketing Tips and Tools

by Culture Days

Following the success of the first Tweet Info-session in April, join in the conversation on marketing your Culture Days activity next Wednesday, June 6 from 2 – 3 pm Eastern Time. With the increasing use of Twitter by the Culture Days community, many artists and organizations are using this social media tool to broaden their…

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