Happy 1st Birthday Casa!

Posted on : Wednesday, May 14, 2014


Casa, Lethbridge’s premiere arts centre, turned one year old today! To celebrate the special occasion the community is invited for cake and speeches at 11am along with tours of the facility and a Public Art Talks at 7pm. Three ribbon cuttings with Mayor Spearman commemorated the three art installations at Casa so far. 

Fun Facts 
Since Casa’s opening: 

  • Over 100,000 people have passed through its doors.
  • Over 50 different arts organizations have used the provided meeting spaces.
  • Over 2300 people have visited the visual arts studios.
  • 20,000 people have enjoyed the community room space.
  • 11 different music groups regularly access the jazz studio located on the second floor.
  • Over 1300 students have participated in 170 different visual arts classes.
  • The U of L Music Conservatory has seen an 18% growth in their program since moving into Casa.