176 Lakeshore Drive, North Bay, Ontario P1A 1J8, Canada

705-220-4457

Nipissing Culture Days

Nipissing Culture Days
September 27, 28 & 29, 2019

The last Friday of each September,  Culture Days is celebrated throughout Ontario and we're bringing it to North Bay!


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What We're Doing

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 Culture Days is a national celebration of arts and culture. At the end of each September, millions of people attend thousands of participatory arts and culture events across the country. Culture Days programs invite the public to get hands-on and behind-the-scenes to highlight the importance of arts and culture in our communities.  For more Information about this province-wide event:   https://www.culturedays.ca/events  North Bay

Get Involved

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Join our group of excited volunteers and artists and become part of a great community connection celebrating the vibrant, diverse culture of North Bay & Area. Meetings Thursdays 3 pm at 176 Lakeshore Drive.

Thank You

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Greetings and a huge thank you to our region's host of creative artists and volunteers!  You are the reason this is happening! 

To be a Volunteer at the events Contact Volunteer Chair: Taylor Leon at (705) 471-9568 or email taylor.leon06@hotmail.com 

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

September 9 to 22

Mask Making Workshops - Culture Days Preparation

11am - 4pm

176 Lakeshore Drive - NRCC

Event Details

September 9 to 22

Mask Making Workshops - Culture Days Preparation

Join us early September to make your own ethnic mask so that you may present it in our Masque Parade leading to the Culture Days Opening Ceremonies. Between September 9th and 22nd, Unik Theatre, PEACE School and Local Artists from Nipissing Region Curatorial Collective extend an invitation to all Nipissing region schools, and at NRCC 176 Lakeshore on 2 weekends, that wish to participate in the Culture Days festivities, an offer of their artistic service to present to students, from Grades 6 to 12, two weekday sessions of lessons, from 12:30 - 2:30 pm, on the multi-cultural history of masks, show how to design and create their own masks that incorporate elements of these traditions and cultures.  Weekend workshops are from 11 to 4 pm at NRCC. Register for a 2 day workshop to create your own mask to enter the Masque Parade. Contact Susan Terry info@peace-school.org and Lori Nickerson   lori.grace.nickerson@gmail.com 

Donations accepted!

11am - 4pm

176 Lakeshore Drive - NRCC

September 15 & 22

Kite Making

12 - 4pm

176 Lakeshore Drive

Event Details

September 15 & 22

Kite Making

Learn how to make your perfect flying artpiece to soar the heights at the Family Fun Day Picnic and Colours of the Wind, at the North Bay Musuem Amphitheatre hosted by the MultiCultural Centre. To register Contact Chantal Phillips chantalphillips@nbdmc.ca and Lori Nickerson   lori.grace.nickerson@gmail.com 

Donations accepted!

12 - 4pm

176 Lakeshore Drive

Sept 27-Oct 1 2019

ABC'S For Seniors

9am - 5pm

176 Lakeshore Cafe.

Event Details

Sept 27-Oct 1 2019

ABC'S For Seniors

A public art exhibition of the seniors art work and creative impressions including poetry, sculptures, Fiber art, and spoken words. National Seniors Day Oct 1st is an afternoon of celebration, join in for tea time with community seniors, all at 176 Lakeshore Cafe.

9am - 5pm

176 Lakeshore Cafe.

Friday, September 27, 2019

Embracing Cultural Diversity for Business Success - Intercultural Workshop

2 pm - 4 pm

176 Lakeshore Dr, North Bay

Event Details

Friday, September 27, 2019

Embracing Cultural Diversity for Business Success - Intercultural Workshop

Friday, September 27, 2019 from 2:00-4:00pm at the "coworking 176.space” located at 176 Lakeshore Drive, North Bay Intercultural trainer Karen Strang, will lead an experiential 2-hour strategic training session that will help 40 participants explore their own cultural competency skills and address the challenges and opportunities to integrating newcomers into our workplaces. The goal is to  ensure that we are offering welcoming spaces in our workplaces and in the extended community. Pre-registration required, deadline Sept. 20/19. Contact Karen at karen@strang-ic-solutions.com.

2 pm - 4 pm

176 Lakeshore Dr, North Bay

Friday, September 27 2019

Downtown Gallery Hop

5 pm - 9:30 pm

Participating Galleries

Event Details

Friday, September 27 2019

Downtown Gallery Hop

 

Downtown North Bay will be treated to a special edition of the open house series featuring local Artisans, talent and celebration at a range of galleries.
https://www.facebook.com/downtowngalleryhop/ 

5 pm - 9:30 pm

Participating Galleries

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There are so many ways to get involved in our arts community. Drop us a line to find out about events, volunteer opportunities and fundraisers!

Nipissing Culture Days

705-220-4457

Hours

Meetings are Thursdays at 3pm 

Location: 176 Lakeshore Drive in the lounge.