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We Lost a Board Member

Posted: Wednesday, December 13, 2017 We are sorry to lose Wendy McNally as a board member. She will be very busy in 2018 and will not have enough time to devote to the CACR, so that means we have a spot for someone who would like to become a board member and help direct the CACR towards the futur.. .
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2017 AGM date November 26 2017

Posted: Saturday, October 14, 2017 All members are invited to attend the 2017 AGM for the Community Arts Council of Richmond. It is your duty to show your support by attending, voting and becoming more informed on what the CACR has done and has planned. We hope to see as many members as .. .
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Lunch Time Concert October 26th cancelled

Posted: Saturday, September 16, 2017
We are very sorry to report that this concert was cancelled because the musicians failed to show up!
We were dumbfounded when this happened as it has never happened before and our sincere apologies to anyone to waited to hear what would have been beauti.. .
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More and More Music

Posted: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 We are very happy to be able to supply music for various events in Richmond. The Vashon Ensemble played for a noon concert as part of the Canada 150 Richmond Our home and Native Bloom event on the plaza at City Hall, for the over 90's tea (article elsewhere), .. .
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Culture Days Fun on September 30th 2017

Posted: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 We are happy to announce that the CACR will again be participating in the cross Canada Culture Days event this year. On September 30th from 2:00 - 4:00 in the atrium at the Richmond Cultural Centre (first room on your right) we will be offering the opportunity.. .
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CACR a WINNER !!

Posted: Friday, May 19, 2017 We are pleased to announce that we received the AWARD for CULTURAL LEADERSHIP Tuesday May 16th from the RICHMOND ART AWARDS!

This coveted award recognizes us as a leader in the arts and our contribution to Richmond's cultural development.  It was p.. .
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CACR to partner with Variety the Children's Charity

Posted: Monday, May 08, 2017 Plans are underway for the CACR to partner with Variety the Children's Charity by donating art supplies for their special Picnic in the Park held in June.  We are happy to share with the children who will attend and provide supplies for face painting as w.. .
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CACR partners with the Richmond Senior Centre again

Posted: Monday, May 08, 2017 We are happy to announce that the CACR will be providing the music to accompany the special tea for seniors over 90!  We felt that a little chamber music would add that special touch to such a
momentous event.
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CACR continues to present musical concerts

Posted: Friday, March 17, 2017 In 2016 we began to gently introduce musical concerts to expand our events from just Visual Arts to performing Arts. Now it is suddenly spring 2017 and we are pleased to let you know that we produced a lunch time concert in December 2016 just before the Christ.. .
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GENEROUS Donation received from Porte Realty

Posted: Tuesday, February 21, 2017 We recently received a very generous donation from Porte Realty.  These funds will be used to enhance our Immersed in the Arts - Reach to Teach program.  We are very grateful to this community minded business for helping us do even more with this ver.. .