September 25 - October 25, 2020
Find your creative place: Indoors, Outdoors and Online...see what we've got planned for Culture Days in Pitt Meadows!
Pitt Meadows Art Gallery
The Pitt Meadows Gallery has reopened just in time for Culture Days! ELEMENTS: A Textile Group of Seven is a new exhibit that can be accessed in-person or online until November 1. For more information visit pittmeadows.ca/virtualgallery.
Pitt Meadows Museum
Life in Miniature: Stories from Early Pitt Meadows. An online and in-person activity where we explore miniature scenes based on everyday life in Pitt Meadows history. Every scene will include stories about the area, as well as a scavenger hunt of hidden artifacts. Everyone is welcome to participate for this free event which starts on October 11.
Visit: pittmeadowsmuseum.com for more information.
Fraser Valley Regional Library - Pitt Meadows
FVRL Virtual Culture Days with Mexico Vivo Folklore Dance Group | September 24 at 4pm
Happy Culture Days! Please join us to celebrate Culture Days and appreciate the beautfy of our diversity. Enjoy these beautiful performances of Folkloric dances by Mexico Vivo Folklore Dance Group, choreographed by Maria Hillmer, a popular Langley based dance instructor.
FVRL Virtual Culture Days Storytime with Julie - Chile Pepper | September 28 at 3 pm
Do you know your colours? Do you know any colours in another language? Join Julie for this vibrant Storytime all about different colous in Spanish. Introduce children to the love of books and language with Storytime. Children and caregivers will enjoy interactive stories, songs, rhymes and more - shared by our talented staff from across the valley. Storytime prepares children to learn to read. FVRL virtual programs are not intended to be copied by the public and are for educational purposes only.
FVRL Virtual Culture Days Uke n' Sing - Happy | October 1 at 10:30 am
Celebrate Culture Days with music! If you're happy and you know it, play along! Grab a ukulele, learn 3 simple chords and jam with FVRL staff Jordanne, Leanna, Dana, Wanda, Julie and Brandon.
Don't have a ukulele? No problem! You can borrow one with your FVRL library card. Don't wanna jam? That's okay too! Sing or motion along with us.
Chords: C, G, F
FVRL Virtual Culture Days with The Wild Moccasin Dancers | October 6 at 10:30 am
Enjoy marvelous performances by two wonderful Wild Moccasin Dancers, Shyama-Priya and David Whitebean. The Wild Moccasin Dancers are a dynamic dance collective that displays the beauty of pow wow culture. Witness the vibrancy of the men's and women's fancy dance styles that come from the prairies. The ladies fancy dance resembles a butterfly in flight – the dance of transformation! The men's fancy dance personifies a wild horse, and it represents being unstoppable! These are the fastest of the men's and women's styles. Enjoy the beauty of pow wow.
Originally published for National Indigenous Peoples Day on June 21, but we thought it was too good not to repost for Culture Days. Enjoy! https://www.facebook.com/thewildmoccasindancers
Follow us for more Culture Days content which runs Sept 25 to Oct 25. Find your creative place. Enjoy a month of virtual music, art, language, dance and more!