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Recovery Fund for Heritage Organizations — Museums Assistance Program

Posted on Wednesday, July 13, 2022 02:05 PM

On June 27, 2022, Canadian Heritage announced details of the new Canada Arts and Culture Recovery Program (CACRP) which continues the Department’s targeted support for organizations that are still facing significant financial challenges in the third year of the pandemic.

As proposed in Budget 2022, the Government of Canada is investing $50 million in 2022-2023 to provide additional targeted support measure to compensate Canadian arts, culture, and heritage organizations for revenue losses due to...

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Arts Census Aims to Understand the State of the Arts in Brantford/Brant

Posted on Tuesday, July 12, 2022 09:51 AM

The Arts Ecology of Brantford/Brant, in coordination with local arts and creative institutions and practitioners, is conducting an Arts Census throughout the summer. The Arts Census aims to document the state of the arts in Brantford and the County of Brant. The Arts Census offers our artists and creatives an opportunity to provide their honest views, opinions, and suggestions about the state of the arts in Brantford/Brant, how this influences their work and its outcomes, and their visions for the...

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Step back in time with the Brant Historical Society

Posted on Monday, July 11, 2022 09:00 AM

Established on May 8, 1908, the Brant Historical Society is an independent registered charity operating two museums, Brant Museum & Archives and Myrtleville House Museum. Their purpose is to collect, preserve, and share the history and heritage of Brantford, the County of Brant, Brant County and Six Nations of the Grand River. 

Brant Historical Society also hosts a number of events including walking tours through historical parts of the city, blacksmith demonstrations, engaging speakers,...

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Canadian Military Museum

Posted on Tuesday, July 05, 2022 11:21 AM

The Canadian Military Heritage Museum, a vision realized by a dedicated group of volunteers, comprised of veterans and military history enthusiasts became a reality in 1993.

Located at 347 Greenwich Street, the museum is housed in a spacious 13,000 sq. ft. building that preserves and displays artifacts pertaining to the military history of Canada and especially Brantford, including the 38th Dufferin Rifles, Dufferin Rifles of Canada, The 2nd, 10th, 25th and 2/10th Dragoons, Dufferin and Haldimand...

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BTW Presents The Secret Life of Peter Rabbit

Posted on Tuesday, July 05, 2022 11:01 AM

Beatrix Potter and The Secret Life of Peter Rabbit are coming to Brant Theatre Workshops at Bell Homestead.

The outdoor shows can be watched on July 8, 9, 15, 16 at 7:00 p.m. and July 10,17 at 2:00 p.m. Bring a blanket, the family, some snacks, and come enjoy this local performance!

For the past seventeen years Brant Theatre Workshops has performed at Brantford’s Sanderson Centre, while touring our productions provincially nationally and internationally. 

The company is known for creatively...