Weekend events: Sept 26-28 — BC Culture Days and more!

BC Culture Days 2014 (Photo: Glenna Turnbull Photography / Courtesy BC Culture Days)

Attend a BC Culture Days 2014 event!
(Photo: Glenna Turnbull Photography / Courtesy BC Culture Days)

Discover BC Culture Days

Culture Days is a national event.
This year, BC Culture Days is September 26 – 28.

Learn more about local arts and culture.
Meet artists and creators at work in your community!

Here is a sample of some of the events:

Learn to speak Okanagan
Learn to speak the Okanagan Language at the Westbank First Nation Sncəwips Heritage Museum.

Campbell River
Come to the Cieli
Irish dance lessons, group dancing and a solo class option.
This is a fun family event.
Friday 6:30 PM-8:00 PM

Watch National Film Board (NFB) Animated Short Films for Children
There will be 5 fun and colourful animated short films:
The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse, The Feather and the Elephant, The Lion and the Mouse, Draw Me a Song and Peep and the Big Wide World.
Saturday: 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM

Help carve the Freda Diesing Honour Totem Pole.
Experience the joy of carving on a real 40-foot totem pole!
This pole is dedicated to the memory of Freda Diesing, a well-known female pioneer.
Joe Mandur Jr. is inviting visitors to his artist studio in Terrace, BC to experience a few moments of carving this totem pole.
Address: 5665 Oscar Road, Terrace BC
Friday-Sunday: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Read more about this event on the Culture Days website.

To find out about other events happening in BC this weekend, click on the link below: