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Very Important! Snow King Needs You! Dec. 6, 2018

The Snow King’s MasqueParade is created by those people who show up each year and share their talents and energy.  We want to alert the community that this year — after many years of service — a few key volunteers are retiring to a mentoring role. This will be their last year. This is a…

Reminder: KHC AGM 5pm Nov 14, 2018 at Civic Centre

Golden District Arts Council aka Kicking Horse Culture is holding our Annual General Meeting at 5pm on Wed, Nov. 14, 2018 at the Civic Centre. All members are eligible to vote. The 17/18 Annual Report will be presented at the meeting. The 17/18 GDAC Financials prepared by KM Cox & Co. are available Golden District…

Announcing Golden’s first “I Like It!”: The Anonymous Art Show

The Art Gallery of Golden has witnessed the excitement and success of the North Vancouver Community Arts Council’s long running annual community Christmas art show called Anonymous. Graciously, NVCAC has given us permission to borrow their model and make it our own. This Spring AGOG applied for and was awarded funds from the Columbia Kootenay…

AGOG: One Year + Ten … and Counting

As Executive & Artistic Director for KHC, I’m proud to note this summer marks the 10th anniversary of the Art Gallery of Golden in it’s current location. But, we are actually 11 years old. The gallery first opened down the street in 2007. With the support of the community and so many volunteers and supporters…

The Static Shift pre-teen concert at 4pm Sat Feb 24

KHC has booked The Static Shift to play an evening performance in our Live Kicks series on Feb. 24. Kicking Horse Culture and Interact Club of Golden are also collaborating to host and present The Static Shift in a 50 minute afternoon concert for an audience of “pre-teens” (grades 4 through 7) so these children…

One Enchanted Evening Snow King’s 12th MasqueParade!

Who’d a thunk it? Here we are deep into the planning of our 12th annual MasqueParade.  Every year hundreds of folks–both young and old–come together to create a fantastic night of revelry to welcome Snow King & Lady Spring back to the valley. As dusk falls on Saturday February 17, about 1300 people will gather…

Video of Motus O creative movement session Nov 2017

Motus O came to town in November and gave a beautiful and inspiring workshop for children and youth at the Civic Centre. The company is truly wonderful in their skill, caring and approach to their engagement with the children. They should be teaching master classes to all practitioners in arts education. Here’s the video prepared…

Come dance with Motus O! Friday Nov 17 – register here

MOTION TO MOVIE! Motus O is coming to town this week to perform their One Hit Wonders show on Saturday evening. KHC has arranged for the company to provide a dance/theatre workshop on Friday Nov. 17 from 4pm to 8pm at the Civic Centre. Please read the details carefully and register below. N.B. We’ve modified…

KHC/GDAC 16-17 AGM Nov 7 2017 – Annual Reports

Golden District Arts Council Society aka Kicking Horse Culture held it’s Annual General Meeting on Nov. 7, 2017. Doors opened at 6:30pm at the Civic Centre with the AGM starting at 7pm and a free concert for Members by The North followed immediately. See the video presentation of the Annual Report plus the Chair’s message…

Michael Hepher Between the Blues Sept 22, 2017

AGOG is pleased to welcome Michael Hepher and his exhibit Between the Blues to the gallery this Friday evening Sept. 22. Michael’s print work under the auspices of Clawhammer Press has been selling in AGOG for more than a year and so we’re very pleased to have worked with him these past many months to…