Avon River Arts Society
A community of Artists and Artisans
Record #: WIN0210
Last Modified: 22 Feb 2021
Last Full Update: 20 Mar 2018
|Located In||Newport Landing|
|Where To Find Us||
Avon River Heritage Museum
17 Belmont Rd
|Areas Served||West Hants|
|Contact||Tacha Reed, President; Phone: 902-478-0179|
|Mailing Address||c/o Avon River Arts Society
Canada B0N 2T0
Description & Services
Supporting the arts in Hants County
The goals of the Avon River Arts Society are…
To increase the understanding and appreciation of arts and culture.
To promote excellence among artists and to provide encouragement to groups and individuals in the community who are involved in the arts.
To create educational and networking opportunities in support of arts and culture.
Working in partnership with The Bread Gallery in Brooklyn and the Avon River Heritage Society, we arrange for many opportunities for members to show their art during the year.
The Arts Digest
The HCAC Arts Digest is a listing of artists, studios, galleries and cultural associations.
Distributed free to thousands of households through Hants County and also available at tourist bureaus and other outlets throughout the province .
On an irregular basis, the council organizes:
Tours of artist's workshops
Potluck gatherings to meet, greet and discuss art with your fellow members
Visit webpage and/or Facebook for more information.
|Meetings||Last Wednesday of the month, 7:30 pm,
Usually at the Bread Gallery in Brooklyn (West Hants)
|Tags||Annapolis Valley Connect ; Community Organizations ; Festivals/Events ; Recreation Categories ; Summer Fun ; Summer Programs ; Tourism ; Visual Arts|
|Categories - General||Art Galleries/Exhibits ; Arts Festivals ; Arts/Humanities Councils ; Special Events & Festivals|