4 CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS
FREE to the Public – Register at the Door
Held at the Black Rock Oceanfront Resort BALLROOM
596 Marine Drive, Ucluelet, B.C.
Friday April 28 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Stone Soup Nazanin Shoja
Stone Soup, a free creative networking and collaboration event open to local community members and Arts BC conference participants. This event will give participants the chance to connect with other potential Culture Days event registrants to expand their local network, find new collaborators, share resources, and brainstorm ideas for creative projects together. The event will also feature a presentation by local artist, Pete Clarkson, on “The Art in Beachcombing.”
Friday April 28 10:45 a.m. – 12:00 noon Innovations from the Edges Carla Stephenson
This workshop will examine the arts as a catalyst for community development. We will look at the value that arts-based programming brings to small communities, identify principles that are being used and find ways to scale them to any project rural or urban.
Saturday April 29 10:45 a.m. – 12:00 noon Insurance for Not-for-Profits 101 Shaw Sabey
Jeffery McCann & Jamie Saunders
Are you covered? Is your organization at risk? When was the last time anyone on your team dusted off the insurance policy and read it? New initiatives that cover cyber breaches, legal issues, directors’ liability insurance and more explained in plain English!
Saturday April 29 1:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. BC Community Gaming Grant Program David Shealth
David Sheath, Executive Director, BCACG presents an exciting education and networking opportunity for any not-for-profit organization interested in applying for a community gaming grant. Learn about the recently updated program guidelines; how to properly prepare and submit a grant application; and hear from past grant recipients about their experience with the program.