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Healing Power of Art Exhibit
Opening reception to be held at Penticton Regional Hospital Cafeteria
In collaboration with the Penticton Regional Hospital’s Art Committee the Penticton Arts Council is proud to present the first Healing Power of Art exhibition.

This exhibiton will explore the ability of art to facilitate the healing process and alleviate pain and suffering. This exhibition is the first of its kind for the Penticton Regional Hospital and will be the first step in the development of an ongoing arts program at the Hospital Campus. It will coincide with the Photo Voice Project which is an evidence based program by young adults with patient experience.
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Artsrising 2017

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Penticton Arts Council Board 2016/17

Penticton Arts Council is pleased to present the new Board of Directors for 2016/17
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Back row (L to R): Brad Hillis, Dale Boyd, Stephano Liapis, Eric Hanston, Skyler Punnett. Middle row (L to R): Vaelei Walkden-Brown (Executive Director), Laurel Burnham, Yanti Sharples-Rowland, Dennis Gordon Evans, Judy Sentes (City of Penticton liaison), Tim Tweed. Front row (L to R): Kim Russell, Jenny Long, Petra Höller, Nettie Steuernagel.
Amazing things are in store for the Penticton Arts Council - with this many creative and talented people on the board... you better believe it! If you want to become a member or renew your current membership, please visit our offices in the Leir House Cultural Centre during business hours for a membership form.

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Mission Statement

The Mission of Penticton & District Community Arts Council is to increase and broaden opportunities for the public enjoyment of and participation in cultural activities, while working closely with all levels of government to address the cultural needs of the Community.