The Annual General Meeting of members of Bloomfield Centre for Creativity Inc. o/a Baxter Arts Centre will be held on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. at the Baxter Arts Centre, 3 Stanley Street, Bloomfield to present financial statements, elect directors, appoint auditors and approve a change of name from ‘Bloomfield Centre for Creativity Inc.’ to ‘Baxter Arts Centre’ . All are welcome.
The financial statements for the year ended March 31, 2018 can be downloaded here: BAXTER 2018 Financial Statement.
All members in good standing, will have be entitled to vote on these matters. It is our hope that you will plan on attending. If you are unable to attend, you may wish to have your vote recorded. If this is the case, please download and complete this form: BCFC 2018 members meeting proxy and return it to the address on the proxy form before December 6, 2018.
The name Baxter Arts Centre is used by Bloomfield Centre for Creativity Inc. in connection with its building (the Don Baxter Memorial Building) and the programs and other activities at the Centre.
Bloomfield Centre for Creativity Inc. is an Ontario not-for-profit corporation and a registered charity (number 81833 2314 RR0001). It is managed by a Board of Directors and operated by an enthusiastic group of volunteers. The Corporation is authorized to have six directors. There are currently five directors: Bill Edmunds, David Smith, Gillian Maloney, Achama Isaac and Larry Spencer.
Our mission is:
- Offer vibrant and innovative opportunities for all ages to experience and have fun with the full spectrum of arts.
- Provide a creative community place to accommodate a wide range of arts programming and educational activities for residents of Prince Edward County and visitors.
- Have a well-designed, environmentally-friendly small community centre available to the public.
Bloomfield Centre for Creativity inc. owns the Don Baxter Memorial Building in Bloomfield Ontario which it acquired from the County of Prince Edward in 2011. This building was originally the cafeteria for the Baxter Canning Company whose factory was located across the road on Stanley Street in Bloomfield. To learn more about the building history, click here. It offers arts programming on a regular basis and provides the building as a community space for rent.
BAXTER ARTS CENTRE was featured in an article in WATERSHED magazine in the summer 2015 issue: “The Little Cafeteria That Could.” Download the Watershed Summer 2015