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by Contributor on Thursday Feb 22 2018

According to a recent survey, more than 50 per cent of the Canadians affected by dementia have felt stigmatized or discriminated against; for many, it’s a lonely disease. Nelson residents can help change this. Show them you stand with them by creating a team and participating in the Investors Group Walk for Alzheimer’s on Sunday, May 6,...

by Contributor on Tuesday Feb 20 2018

This Capitol Theatre’s Off-Site presentation of Vancouver’s Theatre for Living •X••AM••T (home) is on Thursday, February 22nd at 7:30 pm at the L.V. Rogers Secondary gymnasium.

There’s a conversation happening in Canada about Reconciliation in both Indigenous and non-Indigenous communities across this country. It’s brought up many questions … where does reconciliation fit into the...

by Contributor on Monday Feb 19 2018

Staff at Kootenay Insurance Services in Nelson is joining to help animals by hosting their own SPCA Cupcake Day fundraiser. 

KIS, located in the 300 Block of Vernon Street across from the Nelson Courthouse, has made on Cupcake Day on Friday, February 23rd.

Anyone around town Friday is encouraged to drop...

by Nelson Daily Staff on Sunday Feb 18 2018

Some local artists looking for support as they enter the big stage of the CBC Searchlight contest.

Earl Hamilton and Bill P. Lynch have entered as singer/songwriters as well as Dave Ronald.

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by Contributor on Wednesday Feb 14 2018

ArtWalk is 30 years old.

For most Artwalk probably doesn't look a day over 25, but it's true.

The Nelson and District Arts Council is proud to be hosting an event that has been instrumental in supporting local artists for three incredible decades. Artwalk is excited to increase its programming in celebration of this milestone: this year there will be two fabulous openings.

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by Contributor on Tuesday Feb 13 2018

The Nelson and District Arts Council (NDAC) is excited to announce that artist and building owner applications for the Nelson International Mural Festival are now open.

NDAC is thrilled to be presenting the first annual mural festival in collaboration with the City of Nelson. Through the festival, NDAC seeks to increase the cultural vibrancy of Nelson by engaging local, national and...

by Contributor on Saturday Feb 10 2018

The right to read will be upheld at the special Freedom to Read event on Thursday, March 1, 7 p.m at the Nelson Public Library.

Reading from banned or challenged books are several notable Nelsonites and avid...

by Contributor on Saturday Feb 10 2018

There's still time to capture a Valentine’s Day treat as the Selkirk Pro-Musica Concert Series is proud to present Argenta-based Hungarian soprano Noémi Kiss Monday,  February 12 at 7:30 p.m. at the beautiful St. Saviour’s Pro-Cathedral.

She is joined by a trio of fine musicians to present a concert of love songs that bridge the gap between classical and popular music.

Born in...

by Contributor on Thursday Feb 08 2018

The Fourth Annual Youth Arts Festival will take place in Nelson and Trail February 13-20.

Since 2015 the annual Youth Arts Festivals have garnered inspired responses from participants, provided professional experiences for young artists, and opportunities for everyone to engage in youth arts oriented culture!

This year’s festival features...

by Contributor on Thursday Feb 08 2018

Minister of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources Michelle Mungall announced today that she and her husband are expecting a new addition to their family.

“Zak and I are very happy to announce our family will be expanding when we welcome our first child in July,” said Minister Mungall. “We are incredibly excited and looking forward to becoming parents.”

Minister Mungall plans to...

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