To raise the profile of the arts in the political sphere, and to provide our members with the best arts-related information in making their choices for municipal government Nov. 15, 2014, the Arts Council contacted all municipal candidates (Courtenay, Comox, Cumberland) and regional district candidates (Areas A, B and C) and asked: “What role do... Read More
Saturday November 8 from 11:00am - 4:00pm Campbell River Sportsplex Visit some of our local Comox Valley potter's and kick off the holiday season with some beautiful hand crafted pottery. Over 20 potters under one roof. From the very functional to the very sculptural - something for every one and every budget. Door prizes galore, coffee and... Read More
According to the NaNoWriMo website, more than 120 writers from the Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands are involved or have participated in the novel writing project... We'd love to know if any of you are or have been! Tell us below! 400,000 Writers, 2,000 Classrooms, 200 Countries: National Novel Writing Month 2014 is Boundless... Read More
When: November 22-23 from 9am-5pm each day Where: Kingfisher Oceanside Resort and Spa in Royston. Cost: $175 plus supplies We will be tackling ocean reflections. Our conference room has a beautiful view of Comox and Texada Island!You can find out more about the Kingfisher on their website at www.kingfisherspa.com. For registration contact: [email protected] or www.esthersample.com.
The Comox Valley Community Arts Council (CVCAC), and artists from across the Comox Valley, and have joined forces with the Cumberland Community Forest Society to help buy a Forest! "As part of our Local Colours programming at the Foggy Mountain Fall Fair, the Comox Valley Arts Council facilitated a community art project to create Mini... Read More
The “Lunch Time Poetry Readings” are held once each month at the multi-purpose room of the Courtenay Public Library. We have presented local poets on an “open podium” basis and the response has been good so far attracting between 15 to 26 people over the noon hour. Our intention is to present as part of... Read More
We are VERY pleased to announce a new addition to our Membership Package! As of now (and retroactively for all new $40 memberships), when you buy your annual CVCAC membership you will receive $40 in Community Way dollars to spend back in the community! It's like your membership doesn't cost you a dime! What... Read More