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(‘Tweed & Area Arts Council’)
What is the Tweed & Area Arts Council?
The Tweed & Area Arts Council (T&AAC) is a
volunteer organization created in 2006.
Membership is open to all who wish to join.
What is the Vision of T&AAC?
The T&AAC was founded on the belief that the arts are for everyone. Our vision is to enrich the cultural life of the community by promoting awareness of and appreciation for all of the arts.
What are T&AAC Objectives?
Who Should be Involved in T&AAC?
Some members are supporters without direct involvement in the arts. Others are painters, potters, actors, musicians, dancers, and writers. T&AAC welcomes everyone with an interest in the arts.
What Does T&AAC Do?
On its own and with partners, over the years T&AAC has:
Making the Case for Culture - Why Should We Support the Arts in Our Community?
The reasons to support culture are many. Art has a value for its own sake and for its contributions to cultural development. But is also makes wider contribution. Communities take pride in identifying their distinctive culture and creativity. Economic benefits to the community go hand in hand with the arts.*
*Adapted from “Making the case for culture” published by the Creative City Network of Canada with the support of the Canada Council for the Arts
Actinolite (Municipality of Tweed)
How Can I Support the T&AAC?
You can become a member! Supporting T&AAC contributes to a vibrant, creative, and prosperous community. Together we can achieve great things in the
years to come. To join, simply fill out and return the form below, or visit www.tweedartscouncil.ca for a printable form.
click here for a printable Membership Form