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JUNE 2019
EXCITING CULTURAL NEWS AND RESOURCES FOR
THE CITY OF NIAGARA FALLS!
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CALLS FOR ART 
Niagara Falls Wheat Paste Art Call!
Art due Monday, July 22, 2019
$1000/design. Niagara Falls Culture is calling all artists to produce artistic images showcasing the history of 11 locations in the city providing a temporary installation of Street Art that will resonate with the history of the city, the local residents and for the public to enjoy. The art will be replicated in large formats and installed using a wheat paste adhesive. INFO
Niagara Falls 4th Annual Art Show & Competition
At the Rosberg Gallery Aug 2-29. Delivery of artwork Aug 1.
INFO
HAPPENINGS
Canada Day in Niagara Falls! So much to do. FREE Bike Valet INFO July 1
Orbax and Pepper Do Science at Taps on Canada DayINFO July 1
Jay Diem Band playing live at Niagara Parks, right by the Falls! INFO July 2
Stories From The Porch - Leila Paugh INFO July 3
Blues, Brews & BBQ Hosted by The Bridge. INFO July 6
Taoist Tai Chi Open House INFO July 3
1/2 DAY Pop Up Mini Art Workshops INFO July 3, 5, 10, 12
Great Canadian ButterTart Fest INFO  July 7
6th Annual Yoga in the Park with Dianne Ellis INFO July 7, 14, 21, 28
Namaste Niagara - Guided Meditation with breakfast at White Water Walk INFO  July 7 
Grace Notes at Lundy Manor Classical music, jazz, and some popular favourites for string quartet. Come relax, enjoy the estate and patio with a delicious glass of wine INFO. July 10
Comedy Night at Third Space Cafe! INFO July 13
Niagara Falls Water For Life Children & Adolescent Art Workshops INFO July 13 or 27
Militia Muster - Fire a cannon, taste the food, smell the gunpowder, experience 1812 history.INFO July16, 7pm
Ambassadors Swing Band @ Fireman's Park INFO July 16
Day of 1000 Musicians: A 2019 NF Cultural Development Grant Recipient! Bringing Musicians together for a day of music culminating with 1,000 musicians performing 6 songs in one big production.  July 20 INFO
Wine & Music: Elinor Frey & Mark Edwards @ Mount Carmel INFO  July 20
7th Annual Dukes of Niagara in Chippawa INFO July 21
Yoga Under the Stars @ Fireman's Park INFO July 27
ONGOING
A PEEK IN THE STUDIO
Our new feature about Niagara Falls Artists' Studios: 
A few pictures and questions about artists' work, space and what drives them to create. 
Like Cultural Currents! July 2019 on Facebook
Artist Claire Anderson of Studio Vine Glass

IMAGES START HERE

4680Q - LIVE - TALK SHOWS - EVENTS - PODCASTS: LISTEN 
4680 Q is an innovative broadcast platform to celebrate arts, heritage and culture interactive using live interviews, podcasts, streaming every medium of Niagara’s growing talent. Recipient of a NF Cultural Development Grant 2018.
Music in Firemen's Park:  Tuesdays & Thursdays INFO
Watercolor Journalling & Oil Painting: 1/2 day Art Workshops Starting June 5 INFO
Willpower Institute: Free Open Meditation Tuesdays & Wednesdays INFO
Cruising on the Q: Tuesdays @5pm on Queen Street INFO
Stitch Social: The Crochet Crowd Fans-Niagara Chapter.  Monthly gatherings. July 14 INFO
6th Annual Yoga in the Park: Fireman's Park with Dianne Ellis. Sundays Starting June 23 INFO
MEETUPS: Find others who share your interests in Niagara Falls. SEARCH HERE
NIAGARA HERITAGE QUILTERS GUILD: INFO
TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY & FRIDAY MOVIES:
at the Libraries SCHEDULES 
 
NIAGARA FALLS FARMERS MARKET  50 years in the Falls! Saturdays 7am -1pm
MUSEUMS/HISTORY
NIAGARA FALLS HISTORY MUSEUM MORE
GALE FAMILY WAR OF 1812 GALLERY
NIAGARA FALLS COMMUNITY GALLERY
*NEW! OPENING THE DOORS TO DIALOGUE MAY 11, 2019 - JANUARY 5, 2020
Learn about the 165 years (1831-1996) when the residential school system operated across Canada.
NIAGARA STORYWALKS Fridays - Sundays, May 17 -  August 25, 2019 Redmond Heights beside the Battle Ground Hotel Museum 
LUNDY'S LANE HISTORICAL SOCIETY  INFO
ARTIST RESOURCES
ALL OAC GRANTS HERE IN AN EASY TO NAVIGATE LINK!!
Grant Program Deadlines and Important Dates
Review dates HERE
Ongoing  Exhibition Assistance
WRAP UP
Niagara Falls T-shirt Competition Finalists 2019
Congrats to the 5 finalists! There will be 1 prize of $750. The top selection will be displayed and sold in the Niagara Falls History Museum gift shop, plus be highlighted on our social media.
Finalists' entries are:
Emily Andrews – Erosion Map
Emily Andrews – Tesla 
Andre Gascon – Niagara
Dougie Hays – Houdini Museum 
Sonia Wilkinson – Rush of Niagara 
The 5 top designs will be transfer-printed onto a shirt and awarded to the finalists at the Niagara Falls Night of Art on September 19, 2019, at the Niagara Falls History Museum!
VIEW SHIRTS
 


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