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Growing Up in Flin Flon

In-person

History & heritage
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Location

Flin Flon City Hall

20 First Avenue

Flin Flon, MB

Access

Free.

Offered in English.

Wheelchair accessible.

About

BIll Hanson is a lifelong resident of Flin Flon Manitoba.

He has spent much of his life supporting this northern community which he loves. Listen to Bill's story about this wonderful town he calls home.

'I was born and raised in Flin Flon and left at 20 years old traveling across North America and South America .I Returned home in 1986 and started Bill Hanson Enterprises which I ran until 1997. I’ve also been a councilor with the City of Flin Flon . Currently I’m the trades lead at the Flin Flon Hospital'

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Organizer

Flin Flon Arts Council

Our Mission

The Flin Flon Arts Council aims to increase and to diversify the opportunities for citizens of Flin Flon and surrounding district to enjoy, create and to participate in cultural activities.

Our 5 Year Plan 2018 - 2023

The Flin Flon Arts Council intends to do the following from 2018 -2023:

To develop and support a Theater School

To seek and acquire new funding for Office and Staff Expansion (Expand local presence)

To support and expand on current marketing strategies

To continue developing community partnerships and liaison with organizations such as Johnnys Social Club and other Arts organizations including Indigenous partnerships.

To support Tourism initiatives in Flin Flon and Creighton

To continue dialogue and project development for the North Central Canada Centre of Arts and Environment eg. Knowledge and Development Course

To continue networking and strive to liaison between Manitoba and Saskatchewan

Long Term

Set up the Flin Flon Arts Council Office on Main Street to make presence known/steady hours/ which would also include artisan and craft sales and promotion.

Other Events from this Organizer

In-person

Student Day at The Forks

Culture Days Manitoba

Winnipeg, MB

Sep 20

10:00 AM – 2:00 PM