PRESIDENT’S PERSPECTIVE

JUNE…
It Must Be SUMMER!

JUNE 2021

With June, comes summer! Whether you enjoy indoors or outdoors events be sure to check out Surrey.ca/news-events for such events as Train Day @ Museum, Seniors Week, Surrey Artist Open Studios, Virtual National Indigenous People day, Run Surrey Run and many more.

2022 Surrey Cultural Grants program updated information will be available mid June. Check out City of Surrey website. surrey.ca/about-surrey/grants

The ACS Gallery at the Newton Cultural Centre is featuring artist Meghan Carich’s show titled “Inclusiveness” exhibition runs June 2 to 28. Viewing available at ACS gallery by appointment or the “Artist Talk” on ACS website.

The Arts Council of Surrey in partnership with the Surrey Art Gallery’s annual juried visual art exhibition Arts2021 is celebrating its 38th year. The show will be displayed at the Surrey Arts Centre – Gallery from June 5 to August 29. Check out page 4 for the Winners of the five art discipline categories.

Paint the Train 3: Don’t miss out on this great competition! Entry deadline Saturday August 21.

Check out pages 12 and 13 for the Surrey Festival of Dance Virtual Honours Awards article and photos.

Remember to treat dad to a special day on Sunday June 20 “Fathers Day” – and the start to Summer on the same day! Treat him to lunch, buy him a work of art, take a stroll through one of our many beautiful local parks or spoil him by hiring a car for the day “like a Mustang”.

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