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Last Weekend of CACSP Small Expressions Show

Big fun working small is what our Small Expresssions Show is all about…

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CACSP Spring Studio Tour Call to Artists – Deadline Monday

The 2015 SPRING Studio Tour will be held JUNE 6 & 7. The application form is attached and the DEADLINE for submitting the application and payment is
MARCH 30, 2015.

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Art and Conservation Peru Show @ Tulista Park Gallery – Starts Monday

Coming soon to our Tulista Park Gallery…

A Tapestry of Island Arts Show and Sale April 7-13, 2015

A Tapestry of Island Arts Show and Sale @ Tulista Park Gallery, April 7th-13th

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Congratulations to CACSP Member Artist Phil Cottell

We extend congratulations to CACSP member artist Phil Cottell for being juried into the Robert Bateman Centre’s oneTree Exhibit this November. He will create a forest of miniature trees for the exhibit. To see a few of Phil’s trees visit the CACSP Small Expressions Show through March.

Click HERE to learn about this show.

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CACSP Seeking New Board Members

The Community Arts Council of the Saanich Peninsula (CACSP) is seeking new Board Members who would like to actively contribute to supporting and enhancing arts and culture on the Peninsula.
In particular we are seeking Board members skilled in the following:
Fundraising and Event Planning
Volunteer Management
Capital Project Management
If you have the time and energy, and would love to use your unique set of skills and knowledge to enhancing community, we would love to meet with you!
Please email or call 250-656-7400 with expressions of interest by March 16.



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CACSP AGM April 13 @ 7pm @ Tulista Park Gallery

Please join us at our AGM Monday, April 13th at 7pm at our Tulista Park Gallery. Meet the Board, learn more about our charitable organization and contribute your thoughts to a vibrant arts and cultural community.

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Thank You to All New and Returning CACSP Members

Thank you to all who have renewed/become new members of the CACSP. 2014 memberships expired December 31st. 2015 memberships are active January 1-December 31st. To everyone who indicated on their membership forms they would like to be listed in our “Artist Directory,” we apologize for the delay in getting you listed…know we will do so ASAP! Thank you for your patience.

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An Exciting Year of Shows and Events in Tulista Park Gallery

Here is the list of CACSP shows and events for 2015

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CACSP Presents $10,000 Grant to School District 63 for ‘Arts in the Schools’ Program

On Wednesday night representatives from the CACSP, Councillor Barbara Fallot of the Town of Sidney and Councillor Alicia Cormier of the District of Central Saanich, (Councillor Geoff Orr of the District of North Saanich sending his regrets) attended the Saanich School Board’s (SD63) first 2015 Board meeting to present this year’s ‘Arts in the Schools’ Grant…

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Distinctly Sidney Event Calendar


Click on this button to visit the Events Calendar


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Member Group Grants Awarded for 2015

Congratulations to the following member groups on receipt of CACSP grants for 2015…

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Like CACSP on Facebook!

CACSP is now on Facebook and seeking friends. Please like and/or friend us! Find us at and receive show updates and other real-time happenings.

CACSP Now Listed on CanadaHelps and Victoria Foundation

The CACSP was recently approved for listing on CanadaHelps and Victoria Foundation…

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Art Classes on the Peninsula – List with CACSP!

Artists, if you teach art classes or offer arts instruction on the Peninsula we want to know…


Local Businesses who Support Local Artists

Do you know of a local business in Sidney, North Saanich or Central Saanich that helps promote local art and artists through sales available to the public?


Resource for BC Arts

Visit to find arts venues & events throughout BC


CACSP vs SPAC-Friends not Foes

Confusion abounds regarding the difference between the CACSP (Community Arts Council of the Saanich Peninsula) and the SPAC (Saanich Peninsula Arts & Crafts Society)…

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CACSP Artist Directory

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