Author: Heather Thoma

Thank you!

Elemental Festival 2017 was a huge success, and we have you to thank! Thank you so much to all our volunteers, board members, artists, performers, workshop leaders, and participants! We couldn’t have done it without all of you, and we are so appreciative! If you have time to fill out our survey, you can find […]

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Elemental Festival 2017

Over the last many months, 4e and our community partners have been working to develop and install 32 historical interpretive plaques and 7 new permanent public sculptures around the Township of Billings to create the new Billings Connections Trail: Nature. Art. Heritage. The trail attempts to integrate the local heritage and history of Anishinaabeg and non-Indigenous residents and represents the Township’s […]

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Job Opportunity with 4elements

Youth Internship Cultural and Recreational Programs Assistant: Youth Internship $17.31/hr. for 52 weeks.  Start date:  March 15, 2015 Location: Kagawong Want to be part of an exciting organization that delivers innovative cultural programming? Want to develop skills and build experience in social enterprise, the arts, and cultural recreation? Join 4elements living arts. We’re seeking a […]

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Revenue Development – March 1st

Manitoulin Resilience Roster March 1st, 10-4pm Mindemoya, Location TBA Revenue Development – Full Day Workshop description: Where can we find revenue to achieve our goals, beyond grants and government funding?  Bring information about your most cherished project with you to this one-day workshop, and after a run-down of non-government funding streams we’ll work together to […]

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Excel Training (Full Day) – March 25th

Manitoulin Resilience Roster March 25th, 10-4pm @ Kenjgewin Teg Educational Institute 374 HWY 551, M’Chigeeng Excel at Excel Part II Do you have a small business and don’t know much about bookkeeping, don’t have accounting software but do have Microsoft Excel? This workshop is for you. Learn to invoice your customers, track receipts, inventory and many other […]

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Community Wish Tree 2014

During our Open House & AGM held on Nov 22nd, we asked visitors to write down their wish for the community. Here are some of the wishes we received! Happy Holidays everyone!  

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Facebook for Beginners – January 14th

  Manitoulin Resilience Roster January 14th, 2015 4elements Living Arts 91 Main St. Kagawong Facebook Business for Beginners Over 1.3 billion people use Facebook to stay connected. Build your audience and gain deeper understanding of your customers using a Facebook Business page. A Facebook page will help you increase awareness of your business and/or service. This […]

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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, […]

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Grant Writing – January 21st

  Manitoulin Resilience Roster January 21st 2015 4elements Living Art Studio, 91 Main St. Kagawong Great Grant Writing Join arts organizer Sophie Edwards in a workshop that examines the world of grant-writing. Sophie will share what’s she learned from her successful (and unsuccessful) grant-writing for public funding from organizations like the Ontario Arts Council, the […]

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Excel Training Workshop – Nov 5th & 12th

Manitoulin Resilience Roster Nov 5th & 12th @ 4elements studio 91 Main St. Kagawong Excel at Excel Is reporting driving you crazy? Do you struggle with your small business bookkeeping? How do you know if you are making any money? HST… Income Tax… arrrgh Wouldn’t it be nice if you could do your bookkeeping using […]

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Generating New Income Streams – Dec 3rd

Manitoulin Resilience Roster CANCELED Generating New Income Streams Sault College Business “The Youth Entrepreneurship Skills (YES) Project has been designed to empower young entrepreneurs in Northern Ontario with the tools, skills, and experiences necessary to create powerful and effective business plans to implement their small business ventures and create self-employment opportunities. With a focus on […]

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Sustainability in Business – Nov 26th

Manitoulin Resilience Roster November 26th  @  The Island Jar Water Street, Little Current Sustainability in Business Workshop The conventional view is that businesses must choose between profitability and environmental sustainability. This workshop will demonstrate that it is possible to have both. We will discuss what sustainability means and learn about four system conditions for developing […]

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Marketing Basics – Feb 4th

Manitoulin Resilience Roster Feb 4th – Kenjgewin Teg Educational Institute 374 Hwy 551, M’Chigeeng Marketing Basics – Getting Started! In this lecture seminar, participants will gain an overview of the common marketing types (direct marketing, active marketing, incoming marketing, outgoing marketing, Guerrilla marketing, B2B Marketing, B2C marketing and promotional marketing) as well as an introduction to […]

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Manitoulin Resilience Roster Starting in November 2014

2014 Fall Training Workshops for Manitoulin’s Cultural Sector  High quality training at rock bottom prices. $10 a session Training sessions: Excel at Excel Wednesday, Nov. 5th & Nov 12th Sustainability in Business with ReThink Green Wednesday, November 26th Generating New Income Streams with Sault College Wednesday, December 3rd – CANCELED Social Media for Beginners (with […]

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4elements Open House & AGM

Want to learn more about 4elements Living Arts? Interested in attending one of our exciting art workshops or training sessions? Do you want to volunteer or become a 4elements member to receive exclusive benefits and news updates!? Then please join us on Saturday Nov 22nd for our annual Open House and AGM! Learn more about […]

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