Celebrating Creative Aging
"A day-long celebration of your creative life" to examine the role that creative expression can play in promoting engagement, healing and wellness. Join us for interactive exhibitions, performances, displays and demonstrations around creative expression and well-being. For more information, click HERE.
Enhanced quality of life is a distinctive benefit of participation in the arts. Creative Aging is a powerful new social and cultural movement that is stirring the imaginations of communities and people everywhere. The book, Creative Aging, brings together more than 50 essays and galleries of images that showcase the power of the imagination expressed and enjoyed. For more information, click HERE.
Published by Wood Lake Publishing in association with the Okanagan Institute. Available at quality independent bookstores and online at www.woodlakebooks.com for $19.95 plus shipping.
Introducing Passionate Plates
Our new Passionate Plates program introduces active seniors in the Central Okanagan to the local food movement and engages them in expanding their healthy food choices and knowledge of sustainable local food sources. For more information, click HERE.
The Spring issue of the Okanagan Institute's journal
Sage-ing With Creative Spirit, Grace and Gratitude
is online at www.sageing.ca
News & Views You Can Use
Freshsheet reports and interprets events and trends, covers the challenges and opportunities we face, and the emergence of the new culture of local resilience.
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The Okanagan Institute is a group of creative professionals that has gathered around the goal of providing events, publications and services of interest to enquiring minds in the Okanagan. We partner with individuals, organizations, institutions and businesses to achieve optimal creative and social impact.
Our mission is to ignite cultural transformation, catalyze collaborative action, build networks and foster sustainable creative enterprises. We invite the participation by all members of the creative community.