Who We Are
The Flin Flon Arts Council aims to increase and to diversify the opportunities for citizens of Flin Flon and surrounding district to enjoy and to participate in cultural activities.
Our Vision and Values
To develop and support a Theater School
To seek and acquire new funding for Office and Staff Expansion (Expand local presence)
To support and expand on current marketing strategies
To continue developing community partnerships and liaison with organizations such as Johnny's Social Club and other Arts organizations including Indigenous partnerships.
To support Tourism initiatives in Flin Flon and Creighton
To continue dialogue and project development for the North Central Canada Centre of Arts and Environment eg. Knowledge and Development Course
To continue networking and strive to liaison between Manitoba and Saskatchewan
"The arts reflect profoundly the most democratic credo, the belief in an individual vision or voice . . . The arts' belief in potential gives each of us -- both audience and creator -- pride in our society's ability to nurture individuals."
- Wendy Wasserstein, playwright
President: Linda Eryou
Vice President: Beth Heine
Secretary - Linda Allen
Treasurer - Margie Gibson
Past President - Sheri Pearson
Board of Directors
Organizations under the Flin Flon Arts Council Umbrella.
Flin Flon Community Choir
Northern Lights Dance Academy
North Star Quilt Guild
Northern Palette Art Club
Flin Flon Pottery Club
Flin Flon's Blueberry Jam Music Gathering
Central Canada Film Group
Flin Flon Writers Guild
Ham Sandwich Theatre
Johnny's Social Club
Youth Arts Council
Borealis Chamber Choir
Crystal Kolt, O.M., is a talented musician and dynamo arts executive who, with boundless enthusiasm, dedicates an incredible amount of energy and hard work to developing a thriving arts and culture scene in the north. Kolt is a typical Canadian artist who has several jobs. She is the cultural coordinator of the Flin Flon Arts Council, coordinator of Culture Days Flin Flon, a member of the provincial task force for Culture Days Manitoba, and director of the Flin Flon Community Choir.