Arts & Culture organizations of the Central Cariboo

The following organizations offer arts and culture services in the Central Cariboo (Williams Lake and CRD Areas D, E, and F) either as their main function or, in some cases, as a separate program. Please contact the organization for more information.

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150 Mile Greenbelt and Trail Society

John Hoyrup
250-296-3588
hilltop4@telus.net
https://www.facebook.com/150MileSchoolhouse?fref=ts


Alkali Lake First Nation (Esketemc)

250-440-5611
http://www.esketemc.org


Angelkeys Music Studio

Offering piano lessons, vocal coaching, public speaking training, vocal groups, and event management

www.angelkeys.ca
facebook.com/angelkeysmusic/

Contact Angela Sommer
angelkeys11@gmail.com
250-305-4784


Arts on the Fly
Horsefly’s own summer music and arts festival.

info@artsonthefly.com
http://www.artsonthefly.com/


Big Lake Community Association

Jack Darney
Jack.darney@tolko.com


Big Lake Library

250-243-2355
biglake@cariboord.bc.ca
http://www.cln.bc.ca/About_Us/Branches/Big_Lake.htm


Boys and Girls Club of Williams Lake

Matt Neufeld
250-392-5730
execdir@bgcwilliamslake.com
http://www.bgcwilliamslake.com


Canoe/Dog Creek First Nation (Stswecem’c Xgat’tem)

250-440-5645
http://canoecreekband.ca


Cariboo Art Society

Cat: 250 296 3670
Yvette: 250 989 4241

http://centralcaribooarts.com/artscentre/tenants/

Located in the Central Cariboo Arts Centre


Cariboo Chilcotin Conservation Society

Marg Evans
250 398-7929
ccentre@ccconserv.org
www.ccconserv.org


Cariboo Chilcotin Metis Association

250-398-5327
ccma1@telus.net
http://canadianpsychometricservices.com/metis/metis.htm


Cariboo Chilcotin Youth Fiddle Association

Deb Trampleasure
(250) 398-8409
bdtrampleasure@shaw.ca


Cariboo Festival Society

Ann Smith
250-305-9755
info@cariboofestival.ca
http://cariboofestival.ca


Cariboo Friendship Society

250-398-6831
admin@cfswl.ca
www.cariboofriendshipsociety.ca


Cariboo Piecemakers Quilting Club

Sharron Dodge
sharrondodge@gmail.com


Cariboo Potters’ Guild

Lesley Lloyd
250-392-7304
horsepotter@hotmail.com
http://centralcaribooarts.com/artscentre/tenants/
Located in the Central Cariboo Arts Centre


Cariboo Regional District Library, Williams Lake

Wanda Davis
250-392-3630
wdavis@cariboord.bc.ca
http://www.cln.bc.ca/default.htm


Cedar Point Park / Cedar City Museum

July & August – 7 days a week – 11 am to 5 pm
May Day weekend to June 30 & month of September – weekends – 11 am to 5 am
For information on Likely and area:
Phone 250-790-2459
email: cedarcitymuseumlikelybc@gmail.com


Community Arts Council of Williams Lake

Marg Evans (President) and Venta Rutkauskas (Admin Assistant)
williamslakearts@gmail.com

Located at the Central Cariboo Arts Centre


Elder College

Barry Sale
250-296-3315
bvsale@xplornet.com


GAD-Z-Ukes

Williams Lake’s drop-in ukulele choir. New members always welcome, all skill-levels

Sharon Hoffman
sherwood708@hotmail.com
250 392 5671


Happy Hookers (Rug Hookers)

Sharon Harvey
250-296-4432


Horsefly Buzz

Mary Lou Morris
250-620-3403
hflybuzz@gmail.com


Horsefly Community Club

Ernie Gruhs
250-620-3597


Horsefly Fall Fair

Gigi Krumsiek
250-620-3353
gigidrumsiek@hotmail.com


Horsefly Follies

Ernie Gruhs
250-620-3597


Horsefly Historical Society and Museum

Gerry Farquharson
250-620-3453


Horsefly Library

Shirley Janzen
250-620-3345
horsefly@cariboord.bc.ca


Horsefly Quilt Club

Eleanor Godlonton
250-620-3427


Horsefly River Roundtable

(Horsefly River Salmon Festival)
Maureen LeBourdais
250-620-3505
http://www.horseflyriver.ca/salmonfestival/index.html
maureen@horseflyriver.ca


Horsefly Women’s Institute

Sharon Thomas
250-620-3515


Knucwentwecw Society

250-392-2995
knucwen6@wlake.com
http://knucwentwecwsociety.com


Likely Community School Association

Venta Rutkauskas
250-790-2331
avisionofventa@gmail.com


Likely Library

250-790-2234
likely@cariboord.bc.ca


Maranatha Players

Theatre production organization
Contact Becky Strickland
250 392 7410
beckys@wlmcs.org


Christina Mary – Artist
Basket weaving and instruction
www.facebook.com/christinamaryartist/

Contact Christina Mary
christinamary_mystic@yahoo.com


Magnell Photography

Photography / videography
www.magnell.ca
facebook.com/magnellphotography/

Contact Rick Magnell
rmagnell@me.com


McLeese Lake Farmers Market

Jan Borgen
250-297-6611
https://www.facebook.com/mcleeselakefarmersmarket/info?tab=overview


McLeese Lake Library

Marion Watson
250-297-6533
mcleese@cariboord.bc.ca


McLeese Lake Recreation Commission

Howard Chamberlin
250-297-6429
hchamberlin@netbistro.com


Medieval Market

Kim Nowotny or Christie Mayall
250-296-3143 or 250-398-5485
Kimberly.nowotny@sd27.bc.ca


Miocene Community Club

Ross McCoubrey
rgmccoubrey@yahoo.com
250-296-3615


Museum of the Cariboo Chilcotin

Williams Adams
250-392-7404
mccwl@uniserve.com
http://www.cowboy-museum.com/


Northern Shuswap Tribal Council

250-392-7361
communicationscoordinator@nstq.org
http://northernshuswaptribalcouncil.com/


Performances in the Park

www.centralcaribooarts.com/performances-in-the-park/

performances@centralcaribooarts.com


Potato House Sustainable Community Society

Mary Forbes
250.855.8443
themaryforbes@gmail.com
http://www.potatohouseproject.com/


Scout Island Nature Centre

Sue Hemphill
250-398-8532
shemphill@netbistro.com
http://www.scoutislandnaturecentre.ca/


Seniors Activity Centre

250-392-7946
wlsac@shaw.ca


Social Planning Council of Williams Lake and Area

Jessica Knodel
250-243-2126
spc-coordinator@xplornet.com
http://socialplanningcouncil.blogspot.com/


Soda Creek First Nation (Xats’ull)

250-297-6323


Stampede Whirlaways (Square Dancing)

Dana Ball
dball@telus.net
http://www.wmslk.squaredance.bc.ca/


Station House Studio & Gallery Society

Diane Toop
250-392-6113
manager@stationhousegallery.com
http://www.stationhousegallery.com


Thompson Rivers University

250-392-8000
wlmain@tru.ca
http://www.tru.ca/williamslake.html


UnLikely Paddlefest

Red Shred’s Bike and Board Shed
(250) 398-7873


Williams Lake Association for Community Living

Ian McLaughlin
250-305-2540
wlacl@telus.net
http://wlacl.org/index.php


Williams Lake Community Band

Marg Waring
250-398-7724
mewaring@hotmail.com


Williams Lake Farmers Market

Lindae Hilton
250-398-0580
http://wlfarmersmarket.blogspot.ca


Williams Lake Film Club

Krista Liebe
250-398-9149
zeitung@telus.net


Williams Lake Garden Club

Maureen Byman
250-297-6494


Williams Lake Indian Band

250-296-3507
lisa.pierce@williamslakeband.ca
http://www.williamslakeband.ca/


Williams Lake Pipe Band

John Visentin
250-398-7964


Williams Lake Spinners, Weavers, and Fibre Artists’ Guild

Vonny Johnson
(250) 392-3577
carvon@shaw.ca
Located in the Central Cariboo Arts Centre


Williams Lake Stampede Parade Committee

Nancy Gale
250-392-4489 ex 2056
http://www.stampedeparade.com/


Williams Lake Studio Theatre

250-392-4383 or 250-392-6162
http://www.wlstudiotheatre.com


Women’s Contact Society

Irene Willsie
392-4118
executivedirector.wcs@telus.net


Xat’sull Heritage Village

250-297-6502 or 250-989-2311
http://xatsullheritagevillage.com/
heritagevillage@xatsull.com