The Burrows Trail Arts Council is a registered charity serving the McCreary, Alonsa, Glenella, Riding Mountain and
Kelwood area. The office is situated at 436 2nd Ave. in McCreary. Services began in 1986. A volunteer board and one
staff person operate the council. The volunteer board members come from each of the areas served. New board
members and volunteers are always welcome.
Each year professional performances, visual art exhibitions, workshops, and classes are offered. The council usually
holds 3 adult performances each year. Financial support is offered to bring performances into schools. The visual art is
exhibited in the McCreary & District Library. Exhibits are updated monthly, if possible. Classes include guitar lessons
(that began in October) and papertole beginning in February. Workshops are offered by demand. Staff person Anne
Dulle is available to assist both professional and emerging artists in the area.
Burrows Trail Arts Council is a member of the Manitoba Arts Network, a provincial arts network with offices in Winnipeg,
Manitoba and members throughout Manitoba.
Funding is received from Manitoba Department of Culture, Heritage & Tourism, Canadian Heritage, the Village of
McCreary, as well as the R.M. of McCreary, Alonsa, Glenella, and Rosedale.
Burrows Trail Arts Council
Phone (204) 835-2192
The Public Library, through rotations from Parkland Library Service,
provides over 15,000 volumes, plus audio books and videos annually.
It is a gallery for mobile and local art collections. The Library also
hosts one of McCreary's CAP Sites, where there are two computers
available for use by the public. Both of the computers have
The McCreary & District Library
McCreary, Manitoba, Canada
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