Arts & Culture

Arts and culture will be celebrated across B.C. from April 22-28 for BC Arts and Culture Week.

Arts and culture will be celebrated  across B.C. from April 22-28 for BC Arts and Culture Week.

Anyone interested in arts and culture in Fort St. James can get involved through some long-standing groups in the area.

The Community Arts Council of Fort St. James is always looking for new ideas and volunteers and can be contacted through President Mary Willick at 996-7620 .

There are still ongoing craft nights taking place on Thursday nights at 7 p.m. or after in the old Integris building next to Fas Gas. Free craft demonstrations are ongoing, or just bring a project to show or share.

For theatre activities, the Music Makers will be gearing up for more shows this year. Anyone interested in getting involved can contact  Rosemary Allen 250-996-8997

Other activities or initiatives, let The Courier know and we’d be happy to pass on the information for any free activities taking place.

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