To see what's going on in town go to Tourism Merritt's Weekly Calendar of Events
Get ready to Swing Dance! Join us Sept 28 at the Merritt Civic Centre for an evening of dining and dancing.
More information on the Merritt Gala 2019 page and Facebook page.
Sponsorship and Tickets:
Art in the Park is back!
Sponsored by the
Nicola Valley Community Arts Council
12:30-2:30 Art activities for kids
Lower Nicola Garlic Festival
in Smith Pioneer Park
What a great idea - a databank
of the talented residents in this area!
We can find others with our special interests in town
and start some new activities .
Art, music, knitting, wood carving, anything!
Beginners to experts!
For more information and to become part of this innovative NVCAC project, see our Talent Network page.
Courthouse Gallery Shop!
The Artisans show their wares in the Gallery!
Weavings, jewelry, local creams, wooden bowls, pottery, honey...
We also have a selection of art cards by our local artists.
Thursday to Saturday 12-6pm
NVCAC Meeting Schedule:
- Board meeting - Aug. 26, 7 pm at the Old Courthouse
- Board meeting - Oct. 7, 7 pm at the Old Courthouse
- Annual General Meeting - TBA (week of Oct. 21-24)
Courthouse Gallery - Show Schedule
Plans in the works for shows right through to 2020!
So far in 2019:
Who were her creative influences?
My artist life grows out of my spiritual life....We all admire other artists work and everything we love becomes incorporated into our own style eventually of course, Van Gogh skies or Emily Carr cedars, but my biggest inspiration is not a human. Read more.
The local communal website, Experience Nicola Valley, showcases what is happening in Merritt. Jano Howarth and more local writers write about arts and culture in the valley....check out the Art of Sound Blog post, featuring several of the 25 artists on Experience Nicola Valley Read more...
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