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Breaking Ground Call for Proposals:

Ross Creek is launching a new festival in 2015 and thanks to an artist angel, we are looking for proposals from artists for new works in any discipline. Click here for more information. Deadline: November 1, 2015 at midnight by email.

Shakespeare Masterclass Weekend – Nov 7-9!

Explore the verse and prose of the master in a whole new way. Aimed at emerging artists, professional actors and teachers who want to dive into the work in an intensive way, the Weekend with Shakespeare is a chance to work with award-winning director Ken Schwartz in the work he has been doing at the Stratford Shakespeare festival with Tim Carroll (who was nominated for a Tony award for his Broadway production of Twelfth Night) and in his direction at Two Planks and a Passion Theatre.  Click here to find out more. 

Dining Hall Project ramps up with partners!

We have begun the planning for the new dining hall with partners NSCC (ESET Program)Equilibrium Engineering and Solterre Design to build something sustainable and extraordinary for our community. We’re planning a  stakeholder session for early October!  If you’re interested in being involved, click hereFind out more about the project here.

Camps Online Now and big Early Bird Discounts:

You can find the best March Break and Summer Programs here! 15% off if booked and paid by November 10!

Ross Creek looks for bookkeeper

Ross Creek is looking for a once a week or once every two weeks bookkeeper. Volunteer ideal, potential for small pay. Good knowledge of excel necessary, and bookkeeping experience essential. Can be off hours, but must be on site. Please email chris@artscentre.ca ASAP!

Hurricane Arthur does some damage

UPDATE: Our repairs are almost complete, with damage totalling over $40,000 at the final count,  once all replacements, rentals and repairs are done. To donate, you can click here send a cheque to Box 190, Canning, NS, B0P 1H0, or call in a credit card number to (902) 582-3842 and tell them it is a donation for our Arthur Fund.

Community support and new initiatives

We are thrilled that Peter Kohler Windows and Entrance Systems is our official supplier for our cabin windows and doors. We are proud to work with this Nova Scotian manufacturer of beautiful and energy efficient products  and to build our community together! @pkwindows.

Ross Creek is grateful to Country Stoves and Sunrooms for their generous support of the Residency program–the farmhouse now has a lovely new wood stove!

Ross Creek will be doing an exciting new program for young parents and their children at-risk. Working with whole families, we will be giving free art, theatre and writing classes and providing materials for young parents with their 3-4 year old children. Thanks for the support of the Wellness Initiative Boards for their support (Greenwood and Eastern Kings). 

Artist Residencies

Regular residencies for artists of all disciplines and nationalities. - we have rolling deadlines, so email chirs@artscentre.ca to find out if we have openings.  Click here for details.

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