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The Resource Centre provides a list of books, useful web sites, research papers and reports, that give the most recent information and examples of community engagement in the arts and other areas.  

You can edit your reading to your interest by selecting your interest(s) from the list on your left. 

This section will be frequently updated with new information when it becomes available. 

While not specifically about arts engagement, the Tamarack Institute for Community Engagement has a wealth of resources on its website about community engagement that are very useful for anyone wanting to explore why it's important and how to achieve it. Continue Reading...
This article tells the inspiring story of the Next Stage Arts Project in Putney, Vermont. After the community came together to create an arts hub in a vacant historic church, an art project was created that focuses on community projects and creative placemaking: Continue Reading...
This article discusses Creative Commonwealth, a new program in Massachusetts that will increase arts-based community engagement programs across the state. Continue Reading...
This Community Foundations of Canada report argues for the effectiveness of the arts in creating a sense of community belonging- a sense that many Canadians do not currently feel. Continue Reading...
"From Community Supported Art in Canada to a New York project that stages work in laundromats, Laura Zabel looks at the ways in which artists and communities can pull together." From The Guardian, February 2015 Continue Reading...
http://alttheatre.ca/2014/04/01/11-1-editorial-community-engagement-theatre/  Continue Reading...
Resources about community engagement, why it's gaining increasing importance with examples from the arts and other sectors.  Continue Reading...

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Karen Kaeja - Green in the loveliest way

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Why - community engagement with youth and community Choreographer Keira Martin

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Megan English - Community Engagement with dance

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