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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
Newport, NS
Areas Served West Hants


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Contact Tacha Reed, President; Phone: 902-478-0179
Mailing Address c/o Avon River Arts Society 
Box 905 
Windsor, NS 
Canada B0N 2T0

Description & Services

Supporting the arts in Hants County 
The goals of the Avon River Arts Society areā€¦ 
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. 
Gallery Showings 
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 . 
Educational Events 
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.
Dates All Year
Meetings Last Wednesday of the month, 7:30 pm,  
Usually at the Bread Gallery in Brooklyn (West Hants)