Arts and Culture
The Gemma Luna Trio
The Royal, Saturday, Jan. 8 at 9 p.m.
Music to melt your heart.
Indulge in the fresh new compositions from the original and elegant songstress Gemma Luna with the stellar accompaniment of Brian Stolle on upright bass and Jimmy Lewis on vocals and drums....
Deborah Loxam-Kohl - The Sound of … (silence)
Artist-in-residence at Oxygen Art Centre (to Feb. 10, 2011)
By Fiona Brown
Deborah Loxam-Kohl is artist-in-residence at Oxygen Art Centre through to Feb. 10, 2011 where she is exploring the use of felted wool forms to...
Erica Dee with Shawn Ward (FM Attack)
@ the Spiritbar, Thursday, Dec. 23, 10 p.m.
Nelson's very own Erica Dee and Shawn Ward (FM Attack) will be joining forces in a Spiritbar concert Thursday.
Erica Dee is fresh off a lengthy tour with DJ Shadow and is ready to see all of Nelson's familiar faces. She will be performing in the back room alongside...
Kris Ledrew and the Mushana Marimba Band
@ Self Design High (402 Victoria Street, upstairs)
Monday, Dec. 20, 7 p.m.
It’s cool outside but it will be hot inside for this free concert.
Ourglass, 568 Ward Street
Kiera Zaslove is the newest inspiration on the walls of Ourglass Studio and Gallery on Ward Street.
The Nelson-based painter had her show opening on Saturday night at the gallery, but will have her work adorn the walls of Nelson’s favourite art spot for the next four weeks (Dec. 18 until Jan. 14)....
National historic site Fort Steele is getting a $160,000 boost from the sale of a Scottish locomotive that is returning to the United Kingdom.
Proceeds from the sale, supported by the Friends of Fort Steele Society, will be invested back into Fort Steele Heritage Town, located 16 kilometres northeast of Cranbrook, strengthening tourism in the region....
Aboriginal students at Selkirk College and College of the Rockies will find support and a place to gather once construction is complete on the colleges’ newly announced Aboriginal Gathering Places. The two spaces, valued together at nearly $2.5 million, will be built thanks in part to a $400,000 contribution from Columbia Basin Trust (CBT).
“The Aboriginal Gathering Places will...
Wassabi Collective w/DJ Rhapsody
Friday, Dec. 17, The Royal on Baker
Wassabi Collective, local hometown groove makers are back in town to ring in the holiday season and make you wanna dance.
The band's sound fuses everything from pop, roots reggae, funk, jazz, hip hop, rock and everything in...
Chilly is a relative term. Chili isn’t.
The first depends on your metabolism, attire, and attitude. The second is what’s waiting for you at this year’s Polar Bear Dip.
The Kootenay Lake Hospital Foundation is sure that attitude is the most important element and that the warm chili that awaits will more than make up for the rest....
Open Miic for readers and writers at the Cup and Saucer Café in Silverton, every third Thursday of the month at 7 pm.
Even if you're not a writer, but simply love literature and poetry and want to share a favourite author with others, feel free to join us.
Ten minute time limit for each writer or reader. And...