Arts and Culture

Arts and Culture

African House Foundation
4400 LaSalle, Verdun, QC,
H4G 2A8

The African House Foundation is a charitable organization whose general goal is to promote African culture and African-style solidarity.

http://www.maah.ca
514-678-4499
French
Association des Artistes et Artisanes de Verdun

Nonprofit association dedicated to the promotion of talent from here and elsewhere.

English, French
Association des Professeurs de Musique du Québec
5601 Wellington, Verdun, QC,
H4H 1N7

Since its inception in 1942, the Québec Music Teachers’ Association’s (QMTA) principal aim has been to promote music education in the province. It was incorporated as a non-profit organization in 1944. The Association primarily groups private music teachers though its members include many teachers at the College, Conservatory and University levels.

http://www.apmqmta.org
English, French
Ateliers Beaux-Arts du Rivage
260 Elgar, Verdun, QC,
H3E 1C9

Ateliers beaux-arts (Fine Arts Workshops) is a not-for-profit organization run by visual arts teachers whose mission is to help children develop their own creativity all summer long. As such they organize two-week day camps during which artistic activities and outdoor games find an equal place in the daily schedule. The co-founders also offer various classes for adults such as painting, pottery, watercolour, and drawing in the fall and in the winter.

http://www.ateliersbeauxarts.com
514-507-5843
French
Au Rythme de l’Île

Association whose mission is to develop a dynamic neighborhood in Nun’s Island by encouraging culture, the arts and leisure.

http://sierra.mmic.net/rythme.html
French
Centre de Culture Arabe de Verdun
2255 Phillips Square #702, Montréal, QC,
H3B 3G1

The Centre de culture Arabe de Verdun (CDCADV) is an independent, non-political and non-religious organisation. Founded in 2008, the center functions as chartable legal entity. CDCADV is a non-profit organization devoted to promoting Arab language and culture and enriching the lives of the Arab Canadian community. We achieve this by providing Arabic language training and by promoting culturally-focused and cross-cultural events open to all residents of the Verdun-Montréal Area and beyond. We draw upon our Arab Canadian heritage and traditions to guide us in this work.

514-803-4158
French
Centre Social et Culturel de l’Île-des-Soeurs
260 Elgar, Verdun, QC,
H3E 1C9

Cultural centre in Nun’s Island.

514-767-7482
English, French
Chantefleurs Choir
286 Elgar, Verdun, QC,
H3E 1C9

The Chantefleurs choir was formed in September 2009 by Ms. Barbara Cwioro in the hopes of enabling singers of Nun’s Island to perform their vocal art in their community. Those not living on the island are of course welcome. No previous experience is required to enter the Chantefleurs choir, but, of course, it is an asset.

514-769-6210
French
Chantier d’Afrique du Canada (CHAFRIC)
4080 Wellington #209, Verdun, QC,
H4G 1V4

Chantier d’Afrique du Canada (CHAFRIC) offers an optimal venue to individuals from ethnocultural minorities, and of African descent in particular, for exchange, mutual support, consultation, and joint action. Its goal is to support them in their social, cultural, and economic integration process into the host country.

514-767-6200
French
Club Richelieu Verdun

The club’s goal is to promote self-fulfillment amongst its members by promoting francophone cultures. Amongst other means to achieve its goal without limitations, the club must favor child and youth support.

http://www.clubrichelieuverdun.org
French