Culture Plans & Experiences Workshop

Culture Plans and Experiences Workshop
 On November 23rd , a one day Culture workshop was held at  Gaelic College, St. Ann”s.  The workshop was focused on three items : 

 1) Understanding Culture Plans – Nova Scotia, Cape Breton and CBRM 

 2) Current Culture Experiences offered in Victoria County

 3) Creating New Culture Experiences in Victoria County.

 This workshop is part of the 3 year Victoria County Tourism Strategy and is  

 hosted by Municipality of the County of Victoria Recreation & Tourism Dept. 

 Ms. Joella Foulds was our MC and Facilitator for the day. 
The Program :

 9:00 am. – 9:45 am.      
 9:45 am. – 10:00 am.    
Welcome and Introductions
10:00 am. – 11:00 am.   
Understanding Culture Plans – A panel session
                               chaired by Ms. Joella Foulds, Arts Consultant/Performer 

Panel Presentors : 
 Nova Scotia Culture Action Plan – Marcel McKeough, Executive Director

                                              NS. Dept. of Communities, Culture & Heritage

  Culture Sector Strategy (CB Partnership) – Carol Beaton, Co- Chair, Culture

                                 Leadership Team and Carnet Consulting and Research

  CBRM Creative Economy Growth Plan – Lori Burke, CB Centre of Craft & Design and 

                                           Robyn Cartcart, Enterleft Productions
11:00 am. – 11:15 am.  Coffee/Tea Break
11:15 am. – 11:45 am.  
Culture Experiences in Victoria County –
                       Ms. Yvette Rodgers, Outreach Co-ordinator, Celtic Colours 

11:45 am. – 12:30 pm.  

12:30 pm. – 1:00 pm.  
Creating Cultural Experiences
  1:30 pm. – 2:00 pm.  Group Notes on Creating New Experiences

  2:00  pm.- 2:15 pm.  Wrapup  
 Below are links to the full Culture Plans & Strategies reports:
Nova Scotia Culture Action Pla
2) Culture Sector Strategy – CB Partnership 
CBRM – Creative Economy