FREE EVENT: Culture Days - Arts and Culture Marketplace - Burlington Performing Arts Centre
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FREE EVENT: Culture Days - Arts and Culture Marketplace

10:00 AM

Arts and Culture Marketplace
Saturday, September 30, 2017 - Free Event
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM in the Family Lobby

As part of Culture Days (Doors Open), The Burlington Performing Arts Centre will be hosting an Arts and Culture Marketplace, opening the doors to showcase our local arts organizations, groups and artists. Find out more about each organization (their history, future plans, memberships, auditions, performances at the BPAC and other venues). Explore our Family Lobby, where each group will be set up at tables in a marketplace setting for you to find out more.

Don't miss a meet and greet with Tammy Fox, our new Executive Director, from 12:00pm to 2:00pm!   

Also! Bring your family and friends throughout the day to participate in some arts and culture activities, hosted by a number of groups from the Market Place.

Scheduled Activities (Stay tuned for schedule, subject to change):

10:15 am - 10:45 am - Symphony on the Bay "Orchestra for Kids"
11:00 am - 11:30 am - soFX "Songwriting Session"
11:45 am - 12:15 pm - FLK Taoist Tai Chi "Demonstration"
12:30 pm - 1:00 pm - Burlington Footnotes "Dance Instruction"
1:15 pm - 1:45 pm - Burlington Public Library "TBD"
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm - Harbourtown Sound "A capella Workshop"
2:45 pm - 3:15 pm - The Burlington Slam Project "Poetry Writing"
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm - Sahaja Yoga Meditation "Demonstration"


All-Day Activities:

a) "Family Button Making" with the Art Gallery of Burlington

b) "Book Launch and Signing" with Photographer, Mark Zelinski - author and photographer of "Canada's Royal Garden" and "Heart of Turtle Island: The Niagara Escarpment"

Marketplace Organizations/Groups/Artists Participating:

Arts & Culture Council of Burlington
Art Gallery of Burlington
Art in Action Studio
Burlington Civic Chorale
Burlington Concert Band
Burlington Fine Arts Association
Burlington Footnotes
Burlington New Millennium Orchestra
Burlington Public Library
Burlington Suzuki School of Music
FLK Taoist Tai Chi
Harbourtown Sound
Lowville Festival
Kirkland Lynch Studio Gallery
Mark Zelinski – Photographer
New Horizons Adult Concert Band
Red Leaf Cultural Integration
Rotary Burlington Music Festival
Sahaja Yoga Meditation
Southern Ontario Lyric Opera
Symphony on the Bay

The Aldershot Players
The Burlington Slam Project

*Groups may change leading up to the event