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Spring Into The Arts 2018 at 41 Victoria St. E.

Calling all experienced visual artists and artisans who wish to showcase their latest exhibition of original works for our Spring into the Arts 2018 exhibit at 41 Victoria St. E.
RSVP your interest in participating in this exhibit - outdoor artwork is invited as well.
Work drop-off: Wednesday January 24 - Wednesday January 31.
The exhibit will be mounted on Thursday February 1.
Exhibit dates: Saturday February 3rd - Saturday March 17, 2018.

Wax Art Painting II with Dorothy Shelton

Create several exciting & colourful wax art paintings using low-heat irons, crayons and pigmented beeswax.
Saturday January 27, 2018
10 am - 1 pm
Ages 12-Adult
(8 participants)
All materials provided
Bring your own smock

Crazy Pants News

REMEMBER TO CHECK OUT Crazy Pants Theatre Company!
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever
November 24-26
Tickets- Children $12, Adults $16

Oct 31, 2017 | Member Activities

Saturday, January 13, 2018, 10:00 a.m.
41 Victoria Street East, Alliston, ON L9R 1H8
Due to changes in several of our accounting processes and timings this past year; it has taken longer to pull our year end together. As timing is very tight to prepare our draft financial statement prior to Christmas; It has been determined that we should defer our Annual General Meeting date to 2018.
Our Annual General meeting for 2016-2017 will take place on Saturday, January 13, 2018, 10:00 a.m. – Noon.
Join your fellow members at 41 Victoria Street East, Alliston. Please RSVP to the South Simcoe Arts Council at 705-435-2378 or email the office at

NUNO SCARF WORKSHOP with Gail Franklin-Hawes

Friday November 17, 2017
1:00 pm – 3:30pm
Includes all materials
No experience required but bring your own towel.
Held At: Gn’R Alpaca Farm, 8561 Main St. Lisle, ON.
To register call: 416-526-0503

Weekday Reupholstery

Weekday Reupholstery

TUES-THURS NOV 28, 29, 30
10am - 3pm

By popular demand, our most popular intro-intermediate workshop is available a few times a year in a mid-week timeslot.
We taken the usual bootcamp style workshop offered over 2 weekend days and made it adaptable for weekdays. Accent chairs, ottomans and dining chair sets are all great projects to get in, take apart, rebuild and reupholster.

Check our website and instagram page for great project success stories.

The SSAC is Turning 25!
Sep 21, 2017 | Member Activities

On September 30, 2018, the South Simcoe Arts Council will celebrate its 25th birthday as a community Arts Council!
Your renewed Membership and additional financial support is sincerely welcomed and necessary for our future growth and sustainability in the communities we serve.
Please read the attached two files:
SSAC Membership 2018 and 2018 Sponsors Brochures

2018 Sponsorship Opportunities
Sep 21, 2017 | Member Activities

No company, community, city or country can survive without ongoing commitment to innovation and creativity. Your support ensures the continued success of SSAC.

2018 Memberships Are Now Available!
Sep 21, 2017 | Member Activities

There are so many reasons to be a member of the SSAC!
Enter here to learn about all that is available to you as an SSAC Member...

Natural Explorations, Paintings by Sue Florian

Sue Florian is the Featured Artist at the Barrie Art Club for the month of October.
Of her paintings in this solo show, Sue Florian explains,
“...I want you to feel the sense of calm you get while forest bathing....