SURREY: Cultural Grants

The Cultural Grants Program supports a wide range of arts and cultural activity in Surrey including artistic practices (music, dance, theatre, literary, visual, media, inter-disciplinary, community-based and Indigenous arts); and cultural celebrations and events that reflect Surrey’s diverse heritage and community. The next application deadline for the 2020 grant cycle will be November 7. 2019. Grants are awarded in three …

WORK of ART: October 19

This full day of Literary, Visual and Performing Arts workshops are instructed by accomplished professionals in their field. Visit this website to obtain event details and registration as they become available. This event is always a sell-out, so avoid disappointment and register early. If registration forms are not yet available, you are welcome to email info@artscouncilofsurrey.ca / SUBJECT: WoA to …

SUE SNOW Memorial Reception: Remarkable

A memorial reception will be held in honour of Susan Snow on May 11th, starting approximately 6:30pm. The reception will take place between the No Borders Group Dance Challenge Competition and the Honour Awards and NBGDC Finals. Special acknowledgement to SHERATON Vancouver Guildford Hotel and Minuteman Press Surrey.

It Happens In Surrey [May]

May Makes Spring Marvellous by Ursula Maxwell-Lewis May has always been considered a family frenetic month on my calendar. It’s a feel which really began on May 1, 1972, when I had the pleasure of telephoning my mom in Toronto at 9 am to wish her a happy birthday and to announce the birth of her best birthday present ever …

NEWTON BIA: Improving Town Centre

By Melanie Minty The Newton Business Improvement Association, a member of the Arts Council of Surrey, is a group of about 550 businesses and property owners who are passionate about improving the Newton Town Centre – which just happens to be home to the Newton Cultural Centre and the Arts Council of Surrey. In their second five year mandate, the …

Ursula Maxwell-Lewis nominated for 2019 Clovie Award

According to the Cloverdale Chamber of Commerce, the nominees for the 2019 CLOVIES [Business Excellence Awards] are in and a favourite Spotlight on the Arts contributor, ACS member, Newspaper reporter and avid Travel writer has been nominated! Ursula Maxwell-Lewis has been nominated for a ‘Good Citizen Award’ along with two other Cloverdale noteables. The fourth annual CLOVIES will take place …