Arts and Culture
Michael Oakes, art opening
@ Ourglass Studio
- Friday, July 29 at 6 pm
Ourglass studio presents an exhibit of new paintings by Michael Oakes.
The opening reception will be held on Friday, July 29 at 6 pm, the exhibit runs through to Aug. 26.
Michael Received his...
With trademark honesty and surprising humour Dr. Brian Goldman gives readers a behind-the-scenes look at the emergency room in his book Night Shift.
The author and host of CBC Radio’s White Coat, Black Art will tell all at the Nelson Public Library Tuesday, Aug. 16 at 7:30 pm....
Art-in-the-Park for Kids at Kokanee Creek
1-3 pm Wed, Thurs, Fri through the summer
- Kokanee Park Visitor’s Centre
Do your kids love making art? Do they love camping? Are you planning day-trips or holidays close to home? If your kids are between five and 12 years old, join Kokanee Park art instructors...
Today’s the big day – after years of anticipation, Chances Gaming Centre will finally be opening its doors in Castlegar.
Hit television-show-hosts the Canadian Pickers are coming to the Koots, and they want to root through YOUR drawers!
It's a topic that is very much in the political forefront these days. For the first time in history could a Mormon Presidential candidate be elected to the White House? A soon-to-be-released documentary looks into the history behind the Mormon links to the U.S. Presidency.
A Mormon President, Joseph Smith and the Mormon Quest for the White House will be released on Aug. 15, 2011...
Iron Mountain Theatre has a lot on their social calendar for the next year or so, with two shows on the road, a newly-written play...and some brand new sound equipment for their touring group.
The local theatre group secured grants from Teck, Columbia Basin Trust, the Trail Arts Council and the Rossland Arts Council to purchase the much-needed equipment....
Free, fun and family-friendly - the second annual Sandsations event is officially underway in the parking lot of the Pioneer Arena.
Featuring four local - but international-award-winning - sand sculptors, the event will allow folks to see massive sculptures created in a remarkably short time span, according to organizer Pat Field.
"They start carving today. They each have one...
Ever actually stopped at one of those “Information areas” along the highways in the region? You know the ones I mean. The ones featured at highway pull outs, coated with outdated ads and feature a surprisingly square, seemingly scale-less, essentially useless series of connect-the-dot lines between community names?
If you’ve ever wondered if anyone has found them useful, wonder no more...