Surrey Museum to host youth cultural career conference

Surrey Heritage Services is hosting a conference for youth who are considering careers in the arts and heritage fields.

The Cultural Careers Youth Conference, set for Saturday, Feb. 8 at the Surrey Museum (17710 56A Ave.), is free, interactive and open to youth aged 16 to 20 years old.

The day-long event will include arts and heritage professionals speaking on various topics; fun activities including improv comedy; a shared multi-cultural meal; and practical advice from alumni and staff from six post-secondary institutions: SFU, UBC, Langara and Douglas colleges, Emily Carr University and University of Victoria.

For information on conference workshops visit

To register, call 604-592-6956. Registration deadline is Jan. 31.


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