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Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada
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Special Events

The Art Centre offers recurring and brand new special events each season. Our most popular events include our annual fundraising event, soupART Bowls, which occurs in late March, and our annual Made in Norfolk Studio Show and Sale, which is offered in the late fall/early winter. We also host movie screenings, lectures and hands-on workshops, many of which are free and open to all!
The Cantelon Trail Speakers Series

Friday, January 26 at 7:00pm

The Cantelon Trail project artists – Robert Achtemichuk, Gary Blundell, Sally Gable, Jim Jackson and Victoria Ward – will present a series of lightening talks. Hear what stirred this group of artists in the work of William Edgar Cantelon. Following the talks Tia McGraff, Tommy Parham and “A Song in Time” workshop participants will share their songs inspired by The Cantelon Trail.


Creative Expressions


January is Alzheimer's Awareness Month. Join us at the Norfolk Arts Centre for a series of free talks in conjunction with the Creative Expressions exhibition. Creative Expressions is program for people with early-mid stage dementia run by the Alzheimer’s Society of Brant, Haldimand, Norfolk, Hamilton and Halton. Based on the Meet Me at MOMA program designed by the Museum of Modern Art in New York, Creative Expressions aims to help dementia patients and a guest make a personal connection through art.

Creative Expressions Program Presentation

Tuesday, January 23
10:30 - 11:30 am


Art Therapist Coreen Gilligen will give an overview of the Creative Expressions art program, its benefits and outcomes.

Stigma

Tuesday, February 13
1:30 - 3:30 pm


Alzheimer Society Program Education Coordinator, Susan Cuming will discuss dementia and stigma. Hear about how to engage people with dementia and encourage them to continue to take part in their communities and live life to the fullest.

Both of these talks are free to the public.

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