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AO Paddle Auction Raises Over $30,000 For Art Programs

Posted: 2019-10-30 07:33:49 By: hbr

During Monday’s Huntsville town council meeting in Huntsville, Randy Mitson of Algonquin Outfitters announced that a total of $ 32,875 was raised at their paddle auction during Culture days in Huntsville.  182 artists submitted paddles, and they had 48,000 visits to their website.

The charities donated to were: the  Town of Huntsville for new art acquisition, Algonquin Park Art store, Oxtongue Lake for Arts and Culture, Arts in classrooms  program, and the Tom Thomson gallery in Owen Sound.