FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Harbourfront Centre Community Information Sessions
Wednesday, Jan. 19 at 7 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 22 at 1 p.m.TORONTO, ON (Jan. 18, 2010) – Harbourfront Centre's Community and Educational Programmes (CEP) Department is currently accepting proposals to co-produce programmes and events during the period of April 2012-March 2013. To assist community groups to better understand a partnership with Harbourfront Centre and to put a strong proposal forward, Harbourfront Centre presents a series of Community Information Sessions for eligible groups (community-based, registered, non-profit organizations with arts and cultural mandates) each winter.Successful partnerships in the past include Tirgan (Iranian Canadian Centre for Art & Culture); Telus Taiwanfest (Asian-Canadian Special Events Association); Ashkenaz: A Festival of New Yiddish Culture (Ashkenaz Foundation); Day of the Dead (Latin Community Committee); Barbados by the Water (Barbados Consulate & Tourism Authority) and many others.Community Information Sessions will be held:Wednesday, January 19, 2011 at 7 p.m.Saturday, January 22, 2011 at 1 p.m.Sessions will be held in Miss Lou's Room, York Quay Centre (235 Queens Quay West). Pre-registration is required; please call 416-973-6409 and leave a voicemail.What's discussed at the Information Session?• Overview of Harbourfront Centre and CEP Department• Overview of partnerships at Harbourfront Centre• Guest Community Partner speaker• Proposal preparation and budget projections• General questions and answersFor complete details and to download the Community Partnership Programme Application Package, the public can visit harbourfrontcentre.com/community or call the Information Hotline at 416-973-4000. Harbourfront Centre is located at 235 Queens Quay West, in the heart of downtown Toronto’s waterfront.ABOUT HARBOURFRONT CENTREHarbourfront Centre is an innovative, non-profit cultural organization which provides internationally renowned programming in the arts, culture, education and recreation, all within a collection of distinctive venues on a 10-acre site in the heart of Toronto's downtown waterfront.
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