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Community Culture Craze | La Folie des Cultures – July 15

2017 is Canada’s 150th anniversary of Confederation and marks the 50th anniversary of Lethbridge’s official Twin City relationship with Saint-Laurent, Quebec  as well as our communities’ annual cultural exchange program.

To celebrate these occasions you are invited to take part in the Community Culture Craze as we celebrate cultural diversity in our city!

Where: Galt Gardens, 3rd Avenue and 7 Street S.
When: July 15, from 10am - 4pm


Program:

​10:00 - 10:30am​Francis First Charger
​10:30 - 11:00am​Maria Livingstone, Hoop Dancing
​11:00 - 11:45am​Lethbridge Community Taiko Association
​11:45 - 12:00pm​Zumba
​12:00pmLethbridge Firefighters Pipes and Drums, O' Canada performed by Sass followed by opening remarks
​12:30pm​Sass
​12:45 - 1:00pm​Zumba
​1:00 - 2:00pm ​Shaela Miller Band
​2:00 - 4:00pm

​Junkman's Quire (bilingual performance)

The event will also feature: 

​Bouncy Castles​Face Painting​Balloon Twisting/Animals
Alllied Arts Council ​Art Tent​​Food VendorsLethbridge Police Service Tipi
Lethbridge Public Library Bookmobile​​Rotary Plaza Spray Park

 Canadian Mosiac Project  

 No longer attending due to wildfires in BC

​Lethbridge Buskers AssociationOffice of the Commissioner of Official LanguagesCanadan Blood Services

 

Allied Arts Council Art Tent Schedule:

​Artist Trading Cards​10:00am - 2:00pm
​Community Painting​11:00am - 1:00pm
​Handmade Buttons & Banners​All day
​Animated Float Project for the Digital Gallery​All day

 

Enjoy free admission:

As part of the cultural experience, the Community Culture Craze is also happy to offer free admission to the community on July 15 to the following:
Galt Museum Fort Whoop Up
​SAAGNikka Yuko Japanese Garden

 Enjoy Transit Shuttle Service

Complimentary Transit Shuttle service will be offered between Galt Gardens, Nikka Yuko Japanese Garden, Enmax, Galt Museum and Fort Whoop Up. Culture Craze July 15 2017 Map and Schedule.pdf

 La Folie des Cultures – 15 juillet

2017 marque le 150e anniversaire de la confédération du Canada et le 50e anniversaire entre Lethbridge et sa ville jumelle, Ville Saint-Laurent (Qc), ainsi que notre programme annuel d’échange culturel.

Afin de célébrer, vous êtes invités à participer à La Folie des Cultures, alors que nous célébrons la diversité culturelle dans notre ville!

Programme / Performances artistiques :

10:00 - 10:30am​Francis First Charger
​10:30 - 11:00am​Danse de cerceau - Maria Livingstone
​11:00 - 11:45am​Association de la communauté de Taiko de Lethbridge
​11:45 - 12:00pm​Zumba
​12:00pmLe corps de tambours et cornemuses des pompiers de Lethbridge, performance du Ô Canada par Sass et allocutions d'ouverture
​12:30pm​Sass
​12:45 - 1:00pm​Zumba
​1:00 - 2:00pm ​Shaela Miller groupe
​2:00 - 4:00pm​Junkman's Quire - performance bilingue 

L'événement comprend également:

Bouncy CastlesMaquillage​​Sulpture de ballons
​Art TentLe Tipi de la police de Lethbridge​Vente de nourriture
Lethbridge Public Library Bookmobile

​​Programme canadien de mosaïque 

N’assiste plus, en raison des incendies de forêt en Colombie-Britannique

​​Jeux d'eau
​Association de musiciens ambulants de LethbridgeCommissariat aux langues officielles

Allied Arts Council tente Art annexe

Cartes de collection d’artiste​10:00am - 2:00pm
​Peinture de la communauté​11:00am - 1:00pm
Boutons à la main & bannièresToute la journée
Projet animation Float pour la Galerie numérique​Toute la journée

Admission gratuite:

Dans le cadre de cette expérience culturelle, La Folie des Cultures, est heureuse d'offrir l'admission gratuite à la communauté, le 15 juillet, aux endroits suivant:

Galt Museum Fort Whoop Up
​SAAGNikka Yuko Japanese Garden

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