Funders, Sponsors and Friends

SPARC would like to thank the following funders for their continued support:

Ontario Trillium Foundation logo


Canadian Heritage logo


SPARC would like to thank Ticketpro: The 2018 Symposium Ticket and Registration Sponsor, an Official Partner to SPARC

TicketPro logo


SPARC would like to thank the following sponsors for their generous support: Haliburton Highlands Arts Council logoPied Piper Kid shows logoNera North Mobile Media Lab logo

NorthernTel logo

Le Centre Cultural Artem logo

 Thornloe Cheese logo

 SPARC would like to thank our symposium travel and accommodation partners for their support:


Ontario Northland logo

Via Rail Canada logoStock Transportation logo

Presidents' Suites logo

Quality Inn logoHoliday Inn Express logo

Waterfront Inn logo

EconoLodge logo

Leisure Inn logo

Haileybury Beach Motel


Finally, SPARC would like to thank the following friends in the community for their support:

Town of Cobalt

City of Temiskaming Shores

Conseil des arts Temiskaming Arts Council

Café Meteor Bistro

Classic Theatre Cobalt

Cobalt Mining Museum

Miner’s Tavern

Aidie Creek Gardens

Cobalt Coleman Lions Club

Temiskaming Community Choir

 Temiskaming Printing

Good Gauley Productions

One on One Printing

Paul Penna Library, Cobalt

Cobalt Historical Society