Application for Membership to the Celtic Colours Festival Society

The Celtic Colours International Festival is structured as a membership-based society, known as the Celtic Colours Festival Society, consisting of individuals dedicated to the objectives and mission of the Festival. From the Society is drawn a group of Directors who form a policy board, providing oversight of the Festival year-round.

A registered Nova Scotia membership association and Canadian charity, the Celtic Colours Festival Society is dedicated to advancing the public’s appreciation of the arts by producing the Celtic Colours International Festival each October on Cape Breton Island. The Society also aims to advance the education of the public by providing workshops, performances, and presentations about Celtic music, arts, heritage and culture, and the Gaelic language. More information about the Festival can be found  here.

Interested in joining the Celtic Colours Festival Society?

If you support the objectives and mission of the Festival, and are interested in being involved, please complete the application below. Include your full name, contact details and, in 250 words or less, explain why you would like to be a member of the Society. Applications will be reviewed by the Membership Committee and are subject to approval by the Board. A member is required to pay a one-time membership fee of $25.

*Please note, as this is a Society of the Province of Nova Scotia, only residents of the province are entitled to serve as Society members. Becoming a member of the Society does not entitle the member to a position on the Board of Directors. The Board of Directors is elected for two-year terms on a rotating basis, with a number of positions open for election annually. A maximum of 25 new members will be accepted annually.

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