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by Contributor on Sunday Apr 30 2017

The Trio von Radowitz is coming to the St. Saviour's Pro-Cathedral Tuesday, May 2 at 7:30 p.m.

The trio consists of Sophie Pantzier on violin, Amanda Anderson on cello of Creston BC and Florian von Radowitz on piano.

The trio, having performed together for more than a decade, is consists of three passionate well-established musicians based out of Hanover, Germany.


by Contributor on Friday Apr 28 2017

During his work as a mental health specialist with Doctors Without Borders in a remote region of Uzbekistan, author Calvin white saw tremendous misery — and as a counterpoint, moments of hope and humanity.

White presents his book Letters from the Land of Fear: Bending to Beauty in Central Asia on Thursday, May 11, 7:00pm at the Nelson Public Library.

Upon arrival in the...

by Contributor on Wednesday Apr 26 2017

Nelson and District Youth Centre is gearing up for Youth Week at the Lake Street facility.

Youth Week is a celebration that focuses on the idea that youth are an integral part of our community and that they deserve to be celebrated.

In the spirit of fun and community engagement, the NDYC will be hosting a Skate Demo starting at 5 pm. on May 5th, as well as a Dance and...

by Contributor on Tuesday Apr 25 2017

Health care is all about recovery, and this spring the Kootenay Lake Hospital Foundation is asking for  help to purchase two new Patient Monitors for the Recovery Room.

These monitors assess the patient’s vital signs including blood pressure, heart rate, and oxygen saturation.  They will also allow the medical staff to assess carbon dioxide levels, which gives an overall picture of the...

by Contributor on Sunday Apr 23 2017

The fourth and final reading in the 2016-2017 series marking 10 years of programing at Nelson, B.C.’s Oxygen Art Centre will present Kelowna novelist, artist and educator Ashok Mathur and Nelson poet Emily Nilsen on Friday, May 5.

The duo’s reading begins at 7:30 p.m. Admission is free ($5 donation appreciated) and the event is open to the public. Oxygen is located at 320 Vernon St. (...

by Contributor on Sunday Apr 23 2017

Yard & Yardage, the annual spring event at the Slocan Valley Threads Guild is on Sunday, April 30 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

This is a once-a-year opportunity to celebrate spring with those who share a passion for community and fibre arts. It’s also an amazing example of recycling.

Would your garden benefit from a new perennial or two?

Is your fabric stash...

by Nelson Daily Staff on Thursday Apr 20 2017

Saturday (April 22) is Trash to Treasure (T2T) time again!

In celebration of Earth Day, the Regional District of Central Kootenay is promoting a Trash to Treasure Day event where residents can turn junk into treasure.

“Trash to Treasure is an easy way for residents to find a second life for unwanted household goods,” says Ann Bunka, Chair of the RDCK Joint Resource Recovery...

by Kirsten Hildebrand on Wednesday Apr 19 2017

Cutting edge design, art, illustration and ideas will be on display when the Selkirk College Digital Arts & New Media Program (DANM) presents its year-end student show April 21 at Nelson's Mary Hall on the Tenth Street Campus.

The annual showcase is a feast for the eyes featuring students’ photographs, digital and traditional art, film, animation, 3D work, and web design. There will...

by Nelson Daily Staff on Sunday Apr 16 2017

Everyone knows about the Salmo Dinner Jacket.

Now the public can enjoy an evening as the Salmo Ski Team Snow Ghosts hosts the Salmo Dinner Jacket Night 2017 Fundraiser Saturday (April 22) in the Village of Salmo.

The evening features Jason Thomas & One Man Band & Kolar.

The event, beginning at 7 p.m. kin the SVYCC at 206 7th Street in Salmo, is an opportunity for...

by Contributor on Sunday Apr 16 2017

The Selkirk Pro-Musica Concert Series is proud to present its final concert for the 2016-2017 season, Nomad Jones, Saturday (April 22) at 7:30 p.m. in the St. Saviour’s Pro Cathedral (Silica & Ward).

Local banjo legend Craig Korth brings Western Canada’s hottest new bluegrass band to Nelson. Along with Craig, the band also features Bill Humby on guitar and vocals, Miles Zurawell on...