Helen Creighton Folklore Society

The mandate of the Helen Creighton Folklore Society is to encourage and promote work that reflects the diverse folk culture of the Maritimes as exemplified by the work begun by Dr. Helen Creighton.

The Helen Creighton Folklore Society is a registered charity. The Society hosts concerts, contests, and other programs usually in partnership with community organizations. The Society provides limited Grants-In-Aid to folklore researchers and others for folk related projects. The Society supports an award program for Helen Creighton songs in provincial music festivals under various age categories.

As much as possible, the Society promotes the songs, stories and folklore collected by Helen Creighton and honours the Tradition Bearers by producing recorded materials and offering digital recordings , CD’s, Books for purchase, or by encouraging folks to use the materials in the Creighton Collection while respecting copyright laws. The Society can offer information on materials in the Helen Creighton collection.

The mandate of the Helen Creighton Folklore Society is to encourage and promote work that reflects the diverse folk culture of the Maritimes as exemplified by the work begun by Dr. Helen Creighton.

The Helen Creighton Folklore Society is a registered charity. The Society hosts concerts, contests, and other programs usually in partnership with community organizations. The Society provides limited Grants-In-Aid to folklore researchers and others for folk related projects. The Society supports an award program for Helen Creighton songs in provincial music festivals under various age categories.

As much as possible, the Society promotes the songs, stories and folklore collected by Helen Creighton and honours the Tradition Bearers by producing recorded materials and offering digital recordings , CD’s, Books for purchase, or by encouraging folks to use the materials in the Creighton Collection while respecting copyright laws. The Society can offer information on materials in the Helen Creighton collection.

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