Arts Councils

Paula Cravens

Following is a listing of community arts councils in the Canadian Columbia Basin Trust Region. If you are unsure which Arts Council to send your Program 1 or Program 2 application form to, please contact the CKCA or click here.

Some telephone numbers are at private homes. Please call during reasonable hours and feel free to leave a message.

If you are unable to contact your community arts council, information and application forms are available on this website or from the CKCA office at 250-505-5505 or toll-free at 1-877-505-7355 Email:

Basin Arts Council Program 1 Administrator Contacts (for CKCA funding information)

Arrow Lakes Arts Council
Box 895 Nakusp, BC V0G 1R0
Program 1 Contact:

Castlegar & District Arts Council
Box 3501 Castlegar, BC V1N 3W3
Program 1 Contact: Jacquie Hamilton

Columbia Valley Arts Council
Box 2345 Invermere, BC V0A 1K0
Program 1 Contact: Tony Berryman

Cranbrook & District Arts Council
1013 Baker St. Cranbrook, BC V1C 1A6
Program 1 Contact: Lyndell Classon


Community Arts Council of Creston
Box 464 Creston BC V0B 1G0
Program 1 Contact: Alison Szpak

Fernie & District Arts Council
Box 1453 Fernie, BC V0B 1M0
Program 1 Contact: Erin Teeple

Golden District Arts Council
Box 228 Golden, BC V0A 1H0
Program 1 Contact: Veronica King

Kimberley Arts Council
64 Deer Park Avenue Kimberley, BC V1A 2J2
Program 1 Contact: Christine Besold

N. Kootenay Lake Arts & Heritage Council

Box 1045 Kaslo, BC V0G 1M0
Program 1 Contact: Stephanie Judy

Nelson & District Arts Council
Box 422 Nelson, BC V1L 5R2
Program 1 Contact: Ron Robinson

Revelstoke Arts Council
Box 1931 Revelstoke, BC V0E 2S0
Program 1 Contact: Garry Pendergast

Rossland Council for Arts & Culture
Box 405 Rossland, BC V0G 1Y0
Program 1 Contact: Heather Brandvold

Salmo District Arts Council

Box 762 Salmo, BC V0G 1Z0
Program 1 Contact: Cheryl Thornton

Slocan Lake Gallery Society

Box 123 Silverton, BC V0G 2B0
Program 1 Contact: Sue Mistretta

Slocan Valley Arts Council
Box 18 Winlaw, BC V0G 2J0
Program 1 Contact: Eden Dupont

Sparwood District Arts & Heritage Council

Box 1043 Sparwood, BC V0B 2G0
Program 1 Contact: Bev Kovak

Trail & District Arts Council
Box 1 – 1501 Cedar Avenue Trail, BC V1R 4C7
Program 1 contact: Betty Seinen

Valemount Arts & Cultural Society

Box 1083 Valemount, BC V0E 2Z0
Program 1 Contact: Tom Jamin