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by Contributor on Thursday Apr 12 2018

NDAC and Hidden Creek Art and Ecology Retreat have joined forces again to host the third annual Wood Gundy Hidden Creek Artist’s Residency, located at Grohman creek, a short boat ride from the City of Nelson. Our collective goal is to provide artists with a “retreat style” setting in order to work on or develop their Art in the areas of visual art, creative writing including music composition...

by Contributor on Thursday Apr 12 2018

The BC Lung Association is encouraging golf lovers province-wide to pick up a Golf Savings Book. For $35, this fundraising book offers great deals and discounts on golf courses across BC and Washington State, all while supporting the BC Lung Association and the one in five British Columbians living with lung disease.

“The sun is out and flowers are blooming – so it’s a great time to...

by Nelson Daily Staff on Tuesday Apr 10 2018

The Regional District of Central Kootenay (RDCK) said in a media release that effective May 1, 2018, the hours of operation for some waste transfer stations will be changing.

Hours of operation at some sites will be extended, and reduced at others. These changes were made following a comprehensive review and recommendations from...

by Contributor on Tuesday Apr 10 2018

Kootenay Co-op Radio is extending the deadline for our spring T-shirt design contest.

This T-shirt design will be launched during our June 2018 Membership Drive.

If you are an artist, graphic designer, or doodler, we want YOU to design Kootenay Co-op Radio's Next Awesome T-Shirt!

Deadline for submissions is now Monday, April 16, 2018.

Artwork may be emailed or...

by Contributor on Sunday Apr 08 2018

It was 30 years ago when a team of entrepreneurs created an event that, little did they know, would last more than three decades. 

This event was ArtWalk, which has grown and changed, but still remains focused on showcasing local artists and venues and exposing our community to great art. The first year of ArtWalk was only three weeks long; now the event lasts more than 11 weeks...

by Contributor on Sunday Apr 08 2018

The Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative (Y2Y) is hosting an evening presentation to share our continued progress towards protecting and connecting habitat from Yellowstone to the Yukon (including here in the Kootenays), a grand vision that has been inspiring conservation for over 20 years.

The presentation will take place on Wednesday, April 11, from 7-8:30 p..m, at the United...

by Contributor on Thursday Apr 05 2018

Tickets are now on sale for the 7th annual Elephant Mountain Literary Festival, July 12 – 15 in Nelson. There are pay-as-you-go and Gold Pass options as well as some free events, enabling Kootenay folks to meet notable Canadian writers and to celebrate our own.

This year’s “Literary Couples” theme brings to Nelson...

by Contributor on Thursday Apr 05 2018

Black Productions, the company that brought you Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Chicago, Cabaret, Rock of Ages and Steel Magnolias is proud to be bringing GREASE to the Capitol Theatre Stage May 24th-27th, 2018.

Get out your leather jackets and pull on your bobby socks! It’s time to join Rydell High’s senior class of 1959! GREASE the Musical follows love struck, bad boy Danny and girl-next-...

by Contributor on Monday Apr 02 2018
Believe it or not, Spring is just around the corner and SEEDS Nelson is back with their Seedy Saturday event at the Royal Canadian Legion (April 7) to help you get ready for this growing season. 
With numerous vendor from around the region supplying seeds, equipment and know-how, this event has everything you need to make this year’s garden the best it’s ever...
by Contributor on Monday Apr 02 2018

Many of us struggle with feeling isolated and disconnected.

Yet, finding a place to bring meaning, focus and collaboration to your work-life is not always easy.

The Jam Factory Co-Working space is a place where independent workers & small businesses can gather to share ideas, team up on projects and get their work done. Plus, all well trained dogs are welcome!