Become a Member

Start reaping the benefits of membership today!

Membership Makes a Difference!

Here is why:

  • Your membership is your voice! It helps demonstrate that the arts matter in Vernon and throughout the North Okanagan.
  • Memberships directly support community arts education, services, and arts and cultural events.
  • We’re stronger together as a collective group of individuals, families, and arts organizations.

Become a Member –  Enjoy the rewards!

  • Giving our members a host of benefits is our way of saying thank you.  As a charitable non-profit organization, membership is integral to our success, and allows us to support our community.

Members viewing street art

Individual Memberships


  • Discounts on classes & workshops at the Vernon Community Arts Centre
  • Drop-in studio access and at the Vernon Community Arts Centre
  • Early bird notifications for classes and special events, ahead of public notifications
  • Seasonal e-brochure from the Arts Centre, listing upcoming classes, workshops, and camps
  • Special invitations to attend or participate in Arts Council and Arts Centre events and activities
  • Art exhibit/sale opportunities to show & sell your artwork in the Arts Centre Gallery, Art Shop, and at ACNO and VCAC events
  • Artscene updates, filled with news and views of upcoming regional arts and cultural activities
  • Locker rentals at the Arts Centre when available
  • Voting rights at the ACNO Annual General Meeting
Individual Membership (Age 15+) $35 + GST =   $36.75

Group Membership

  • Groups can include non-profit arts and culture organizations and clubs, corporate partners, and other groups approved by the ACNO Board of Directors
  • Memberships run January 1st to December 31st of current year
  • New Memberships are pro-rated based on date of approval


  • Marketing and Promotion through the Arts Council website, social media channels, and literature, as well through the Arts Centre and ACNO events. We help you reach a wider audience!
  • Event Postings on the Arts Council’s Community Calendar.
  • Group Representation from the Arts Council at local and provincial tables
  • Artscene Features and event postings, distributed bi-monthly to all ACNO members
  • Invitations to attend and participate in special events
  • Room Rentals at the Arts Centre for group meetings, events, or workshops
  • Art Exhibit/Sale Opportunities in the VCAC Centre Gallery where you can showcase your group’s work
  • Mailbox access at the Arts Centre, with use of physical address
  • Locker Rentals at the Arts Centre when available
  • Voting Rights at the ACNO Annual General Meeting
  • Ongoing Support and Advocacy
Group Membership  $120 + GST =   $126