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Culturally YMCA Presented at the 8th Edition of the Rendez-vous du loisir culturel de Montréal

Du Parc YMCA - February 12 2018

On February 2 at the Centre culturel Georges-Vanier, Lily, a volunteer and one of the young leaders of the Culturally YMCA events, and Lucie Deixonne, Youth Program Coordinator at the Du Parc YMCA, presented the Culturally YMCA project at the Rendez-vous du loisir culturel.

Nearly 100 people attended nine presentations by organizations from across the Island of Montréal.    

The Rendez-vous gives presenters an opportunity to introduce projects that promote the arts, discuss the ups and downs of they encountered while carrying out their projects, and make connections with different partners at the event.    

The event was full of new discoveries, inspiration and creativity!  

About Culturally YMCA

Launched on September 16, 2016, and led by volunteer youth leaders from the Du Parc YMCA TeenZone, Culturally YMCA offers a free open ‘’mic night’’ for amateur or professional artists and a curious audience. To sign up as an artist, contact our organizers at culturellementymca@ymcaquebec.org.

About Rendez-vous du loisir culturel

Organized by the City of Montréal since 2010, this event gives cultural workers a chance to discover promising initiatives and to discuss and reflect on issues related to cultural practices in Montréal.