Culture Days Launch

Culture Days Launch Please join us on Wednesday September 26th at Jennifer Klementti’s Photography Studio located at 38 Maple Avenue to kickoff a spectacular event – Barrie’s Culture Days. The launch will be held from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm and will feature some
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Catch the Spirit: Barrie’s Public Art Policy

Support Barrie’s Public Art Policy at City Council on Monday 24 September, &/or email your Councilor. Is this email not displaying correctly?View it in your browser. Catch the Spirit: Support Public Art  This Monday, 24 September at 7 pm, City
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Spirit Catcher Sold for Scrap Metal

Now if that headline were true, a very small minority in Barrie would approve or not care, but the overwhelming majority of Barrie residents would be alarmed and speak out in protest.The Spirit Catcher by Ron Baird has graced our shoreline since 1987, and it is the quintessential
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Open Mic Cabaret!

There is an exciting event taking place this coming Sunday, September 23rd at 7 pm at the Spotlight Event centre in Barrie. I am hosting an open mic cabaret based on the same style as Statler’s Lounge in Toronto. Each performer submits a request and 8 are chosen for the
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Grant: spoken word poetry & storytelling

Are you a dub poet, spoken word artist, sound poet or storyteller? Are you an Ontario resident? Very likely you are eligible to apply for this artist grant! The Word of Mouth grant program at the Ontario Arts Council provides support to Ontario-based
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Mark Reeves plays at the McLaren Friday Sept 21

This Friday… Sept 21 … Mark Reeves plays at the McLaren … Don’t miss it! The Barrie Folk Society is partnering with the MacLaren Art Centre and various charities for an exciting fall concert series called FOLK FOR FOLKS. The September show takes place on
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Cecily Brown – SPEAKS OUT – September 25, 2012

Come hear from Internationally acclaimed artist/painter Cecily Brown. Cecily Brown is one of the most interesting artist/painters working at present. Sexuality, lure, and desire are important themes in her work, which she explores through semi-figurative and abstract means.
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Band Competition

        For Immediate Release: September 13, 2012 WHISKY ROCKS: A CELEBRATION OF MUSIC AND WHISKY Featuring The Trews – Live in Concert! TICKETS ON SALE Friday, September 14 @5pm November 8, 2012 – 46 WEST, downtown Barrie whiskyrocks.com
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Cultural Grant Program

Cultural Grant Program – 2013 The City of Barrie’s Department of Culture is pleased to announce that they are now accepting applications for the Cultural Grants program. The guidelines and application forms can be found on the City’s website at www.barrie.ca
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Important Measures of Success

Newsletter / September 13, 2012 Display email in your browserDisponible en fran├žais Important Measures of Success If you are hosting a Culture Days activity, it is important to keep in mind certain factors that will help ensure a successful experience. Be sure to check out
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