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Lee Ann Johnson

Creating Community Glue

PRESENTED ON JAN 20, 2012
IN GIBSONS @ VOL 1

Town Councillor, Lee Ann Johnson, talks about innovation and imagination in Gibsons, BC. Creativity is the incredible glue that holds the community together.
This presentation is in English.

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Imaginative Planning

BY HEATHER TERNOWAY
@ VOL 13 ON MAR 06, 2013

Heather Ternoway is an urban planner committed to making planning more tangible and exciting. For over a decade, she has worked with communities large and small to improve quality of life through creative community-driven planning and design. 

 
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Social Media in Brick & Mortar

BY JEN & JULIA PISTONE & DEWHURST
@ VOL 1 ON JAN 24, 2013

Jen Pistone and Julia Dewhurst explain the role social media plays in making small local shops profitable, and how to best use the various media outlets to bring in new customers, create an online presence, and build a community around their store. They utilize a variety of means from the seemingly simple photos of a day in the shop, to collaborations with other artists and engineering posts based on statistics and feedback.

 
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Is Crowdfunding the New "Like" Button?

BY BRIAN MEECE
@ VOL 14 ON OCT 03, 2013

Brian Meece gives a quick rundown on what crowdfunding is and what you need to start a crowdfunding project. He gives an example using a company called Spira. Spira makes revolutionary new sneakers with springs in the soles to make walking easier.

"Presentation of the Day" on November 14, 2013.

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Creating a Community Center

BY BRUCE HEMSTOCK
@ VOL 3 ON JUL 27, 2013

Landsacpe architect Bruce Hemstock describes the process of building Westminster Pier Park, a task that entailed rejuvinating the architecture and reinstating natural landmarks. The park now serves as a social gathering place where people can enjoy time with family and friends while appreciating the natural beauty around them.

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Creating a Community Boathouse

BY BRAD NORRIS
@ VOL 11 ON FEB 19, 2014

Brad Norris, architect and member of the National Rowing Club, presents the ideas and initiatives in progress to bring a community boathouse to downtown Nashville's riverfront.

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On Creating Space

BY ROB LALIBERTE
@ VOL 12 ON AUG 19, 2014

On Creating Space focuses on the possibilities of creating a community space that fosters collaboration and meets the needs of professional artists, craftspeople, and small businesses. In his presentation, Rob Laliberte, explores the benefits of working as part of a cooperative and how crowdsourcing, business partnerships, and acquisition of federal grants can help establish such spaces. 

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Daily Acts of Creativity​

BY AMANDA O'BRYAN
@ VOL 10 ON NOV 21, 2014

How small daily acts of creativity can spark ideas and keep the creative spirit alive. Amanda O'Bryan is a graphic designer and owner of design agency in Springwood. You can find her here:

http://www.creativequeenbees.com

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Idea de Comunidad, Comunidad de Ideas

BY DAVID PEÑA
@ VOL 38 ON NOV 27, 2014

Comunidades, ideas y espacios; ¿cómo se fusionan estos tres elementos para literalmente cambiar al mundo?. Conoce la historia de dos espacios, Café Procope y Centraal, sus "comunidades" e ideas que transformaron y transforman el mundo día a día.

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Creating Revival

BY MIRIAM SINCELL
@ VOL 2 ON MAR 20, 2015

Miriam Sincell, attorney and adjunct college professor, discusses revival and the usage of art in order to create community and bring declining regions back to prosperity. 

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