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New Membership Benefits for 2015

Your Member Benefits:

  • FREE - Borrow from over 300 documentaries and independent films in our Member Film Library
  • FREE - Borrow a set of hiking poles and/or snow shoes (one-day rental)
  • FREE - Participate for free at one of our land art days
  • FREE - Vote for our board of Directors, run for the Board, and help shape the organization
  • 10% off - 4e t-shirts, hats, books, and catalogues

What does your membership do for 4e?

Memberships demonstrate to our funders that we have community support; this helps us access funding to provide high quality community programs.

FREE 2014 community programming

  • Bonnie Blink Exhibition & visiting artists and author talks
  • Early Learning Project: 2 month long environmental , inquiry-based learning project at Little Current Public School and Churchill Public School
  • Get Active with the Arts: a year long series of art excursions on trails around Manitoulin, collaborating with several local groups and communities
  • Free Land Art, Painting and other workshops: Manitoulin Passage Ride; Grade 9 and 10 students at MSS; KTEI Fall Harvest Festival; ELK class (LCPS); Espanola Fibre Arts Festival

Low-fee and subsidized programs

  • Kids 2-5 year old art studio sessions; Indigo Dyeing Workshop with Manitoulin Spinners and Weavers
  • Manitoulin Resilience Roster: cultural worker and cultural organization training sessions
  • Low cost meeting space at our new Kagawong Studio

Behind the Scenes

  • Steering committee member, Social Enterprise Evolution project; Committee Member, Training and education Constellation; participation in the development of the Manitoulin Arts and Cultural Council; Chairing of New Initiatives Committee; Member, Billings Economic Development Committee
  • Juror, 2014 Artastic Fusion Art Show
  • Hosted meetings ; several PARO meetings (association of Northern Ontario women entrepreneurs); youth social enterprise asset mapping meeting
  • Support, advice and consulting to local cultural organizations, projects and new cultural businesses
  • Facilitated a 3-day training program for land and place-based arts educators.

2014/15 MEMBERSHIP FEES

1 year membership - $10

1 year organizational/business membership - $30

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