Creative Communities

The Arts and Individual Wellbeing in Canada Webinar

While sport and physical activity are widely acknowledged as important for good health, the links between arts and culture to health and wellbeing are less well understood and less frequently acknowledged. 

In Arts Health Network Canada’s second “Arts & Health” themed fireside chat on May 21,...

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New Infrastructure Funding Eligible for Recreation and Cultural Facilities

The Government of Canada announced $5.8 billion in new investments that will continue to build and renew infrastructure across the country.

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The Alberta Foundation for the Arts: Aboriginal Arts

The next deadline for Individual Aboriginal Arts Projects grant application is February 1, 2015.

Artists that are interested can check out www.affta.ab.ca for more information.



Alberta Culture Days

Alberta Culture Days from September 26 - 28 continues to be the province's largest celebration of our heritage, arts and culture diversity. Share your favourite activities with other Albertans and showcase the role recreation plays in building culture.

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Stars of Alberta Volunteer Awards

The search is on for Alberta’s outstanding volunteers as nominations for the Stars of Alberta Volunteer Awards are now open.  From students to seniors, volunteers are the backbone of our communities and you can help to recognize their selfless generosity. Think about those remarkable people...

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Alberta Culture Days 2014

Alberta Culture Days 2014 will occur September 26-28 and continues to be Alberta’s largest celebration of our heritage, arts and cultural diversity. Every year, a growing number of Albertans are taking this opportunity to put culture centre stage. In 2013, 94 communities across the province...

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