KINDNESS ~ PATIENCE
~ LOVE ~ ENTHUSIASM
~ A POSITIVE ATTITUDE
Don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier.
on COVID-19 and our temporary closure
The Nicola Valley Community Arts Council is here to play a role in helping the immediate efforts in sustaining
the vital healthcare and safety of our people and emergency care.
NVCAC Headquarters, the old Courthouse Arts Gallery
at 1840 Nicola Avenue will
continue to be temporarily closed until further notice.
All programming, art classes, music meet ups, including Merritt Drum
Connection, Ukulele Circle, will be suspended, while Open Mic at the Kekuli Café will be postponed, and hopefully resume
Friday, April 17th.
Your NVCAC Board cares deeply about your health, and the safety of the broader community, and feel it is more
important than ever to find ways to connect and celebrate creativity, culture, conversation, and community. Please stay tuned
for ways you can engage the creative mind for your personal wellbeing.
Thank you for your cooperation and understanding. We look forward to building our collective creative
Onwards and upwards, together,
Directors of your Nicola Valley Community Arts
re-open in late April ***
How to cope with health
anxiety related to the coronavirus pandemic.
Via CBC, an anxiety
treatment expert explains that these reactions are normal and offers recommendations for right now.
“Art making has the ability to move people along their journey of grief and loss into a more
balanced place of healing and hope. In the face of tragedy, the creative process can help re-calibrate a mourner's
The Chandler Gallery at Maud Morgan Arts
MERRITT DANCE SOCIETY YARD SALE
NEW DATE COMING
forward to help raise funds to cover the Dance Studio's July rent. Start your Spring de-cluttering and help raise funds for our Love To Dance
Connect with Lizette at 250-936-9011 for the details.
NEXT NEW GALLERY EXHIBIT
SUN VALLEY ART
Artists Linda Butler Buchanan & Robert Moretti
Soak up the warmth of the original art by local Nicola Valley
Artists. Stay tuned for our
opening reception date at the Arts Gallery
LOCAL ARTISTS! and Beekeepers, Writers, Poets, Musicians, Performing
A new community art
show...NVCAC is seeking wall art, mixed media and 3-dimensional creations with the bee theme in mind. We'll be gathering
information on bees, beekeeping, profiling local beekeepers, local bee ecology, stories, poems, songs and the global environmental
bee crisis. Get Busy!
We hope you'll be inspired
to build communitythrough the ARTS
Join the Nicola Valley Arts Council
Memberships are by affordable donation, with a minimum donation $15 per year, but you can
calculate how much you can claim with the Charitable
Tax Credit Calculator
Your membership/donation directly keeps programs in place and helps create new
arts and culture in this community. Thank you for inspiring arts and culture!