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Remembrance Day Services

Remembrance Day Services

Each year on November 11th the City of Brantford honours the courage and sacrifice of those who served our country during times of war, military conflict, and peace. The City of Brantford is proud to join fellow Canadians in paying tribute to our veterans. We remember, with deep respect and immense gratitude, those who have served our nation and how meaningful their sacrifices are to our community and way of life.  The City’s Remembrance Day services will take place at the Cenotaph a...
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Lest We Forget: Canadian Military Heritage Museum

Lest We Forget: Canadian Military Heritage Museum

by Valerie VanDixhoorn It's important, not just on Remembrance Day, to honour the service, past and present, of men and women who represent our rich Canadian Military heritage. Visit the Canadian Military Heritage Museum and discover the historical signifcance of Brantford. Visit and learn about the wars that our nation fought, the struggles the people of Canada went through, WWI and WWII, and more. The Canadian Military Heritage Museum, located at 347 Greenwich St. in Brantford, offers genera...
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November Training & Networking for Creative Industry Professionals

November Training & Networking for Creative Industry Professionals

Welcome to our November roundup of training and networking opportunities for creative professionals in our community. Don’t forget to sign up for our monthly Arts & Culture e-newsletter to get these opportunities delivered straight to your email inbox so you don’t miss a thing. Looking to join a monthly, recurring networking group? Scroll to the bottom of this blog to learn about local groups and when they meet. Do you have any great training or networking opportunities to shar...
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November Featured Artist: Rosslynn Weavers

November Featured Artist: Rosslynn Weavers

November’s Featured Artist is 11-year old Rosslynn Weavers, an enthusiastic and talented emerging artist and creator from Brantford. Rosslynn has loved arts and crafts since she was young enough to hold a crayon. Although painting on canvas is her favourite, she also enjoys painting on pottery and clay, and loves all arts and crafts. What she loves most about painting is the rhythm she gets into when she is focused on creating, and loves how flexible painting is. “I like how easy it...
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WIN 2 TICKETS TO THE ARCADY 20TH ANNIVERSARY CONCERT!

WIN 2 TICKETS TO THE ARCADY 20TH ANNIVERSARY CONCERT!

by Valerie VanDixhoorn Enjoy the sounds of Arcady, a local choir group that combines young Canadians with professional instrumentalists and singers. Offering 25 to 30 performances in Southwestern Ontario each year, Arcady puts on all kinds of shows on from a small recital to a full scale choral-orchestral concert. They are known for their energetic and imaginative performances of early music and the regular chorus for Boris Brott’s National Academy Orchestra of Canada. They also have a pr...
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Brantford’s Grand Exhibit Launches Soon!

Brantford’s Grand Exhibit Launches Soon!

The works chosen by you are being unveiled soon! Brantford’s Grand Exhibit is a partnership between the City of Brantford and Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant, which features 12 to-scale reproductions from Glenhyrst’s permanent collection displayed throughout the City. Brantford’s Grand Exhibit showcases a small piece of over 600 original works of art from Glenhyrst’s permanent collection. The twelve pieces selected for the Grand Exhibit were voted on by nearly 300 members...
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Enjoy three amazing performances at 3 locations for 1 price on the Fall Music Crawl!

Enjoy three amazing performances at 3 locations for 1 price on the Fall Music Crawl!

by Valerie VanDixhoorn It’s that time of year again! The Brantford Symphony Orchestra’s 3rd Annual Fall Music Crawl will be held on Sunday, October 20, 2019 from 1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Listen to beautiful performances by three amazing groups, at three stunning locations. Tickets are $30 a person and can be purchased beforehand online or at the Woodland Cultural Centre before the performance starts. Admission is valid for all 3 performances. The way this event works is simple. You ...
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