This face-on view of the old Charlotte Street School shows the oldest section of the building, which dates from 1884. It was designed by James C. Dumaresq of Halifax, who also designed the New Brunswick legislature, and Harry H. Mott of Saint John.

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Upcoming Centre Events

The Carnaval Red by Rebecca Belliveau

Friday, January 23, 2015 -
Friday, January 23, 2015
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Friday, January 23, 2015 -
Friday, January 23, 2015
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SONG TO STAGE Youth & Child Songwriting & Stage Performance

Sundays, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Next Date: Sunday, February 1, 2015
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To celebrate Charlotte Street Arts Centre’s 10-year anniversary in 2015, the centre is joining with classrooms across the city to bring you SCHOOL DAZE. SCHOOL DAZE is a series of student art exhibitions hosted in the Penny Gallery at Charlotte Street Arts Centre, celebrating the rich history of the building. Students from grades 1 – 12 in eight Fredericton schools have been learning about life as a student of Charlotte Street School, the place of learning for hundreds of primary students from 1885 well into the mid-twentieth century. Join us as students present their visual imaginings of SCHOOL DAZE past, present and future!

OPENING EXHIBITION: January 23rd - March 6th 2015*
PARTICIPATING SCHOOL: École Sainte-Anne (Grade 9 & 12)
VERNISSAGE: January 23rd, 2015
TIME: 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
LOCATION: Penny Gallery in the Charlotte Street Arts Centre, 732 Charlotte Street, Fredericton, NB
*Exhibitions open approximately every 5-8 weeks, in conjunction with exhibition programming in Charlotte Street Arts Centre’s Charlotte Glencross Gallery.

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 The Charlotte Street Arts Centre has become an essential part of our city's vibrant cultural life, and proof that the arts are fundamental to a community's soul.

- Mayor of Fredericton, Hon. Brad Woodside


The good quality of the [Auditorium] facility made our recording stand out from others.

- Vivian Ni, First Place Winner, American Protégé International Piano & Strings Competition 2014

Our 175-seat auditorium is a venue for performing arts with stage lighting and a professional sound system. It is also available for weddings, meetings, conferences, and other events. See Centre Events for coming attractions.

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The Charlotte Glencross Scholarship

Fredericton Arts & Learning created an arts scholarship in 2009 to honour the late Charlotte Glencross, using donations to the organization made in Charlotte's memory. The $1000 award for professional development in the arts is administered yearly by the Charlotte Street Arts Centre.

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