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Your guide to the arts, lifestyle, culture and design of Nelson.

by Bob Hall on Monday Apr 04 2022

The shining talents of students and faculty in Selkirk College’s Contemporary Music & Technology Program will burn bright on stage for a semester-end show that is raising money for the humanitarian effort in Ukraine.

A spring tradition, five ensembles will present an eclectic evening of music that includes both original and covers.

A not-to-be-missed event, the bands take the...

by Sarah Lord on Sunday Mar 20 2022

While seductiveness is undoubtedly part of the calendar's popularity, Jeremie Jalapeno has a bigger mission: to encourage men to be more open and vulnerable with their feelings and experiences.

"The mission statement of Men in Tubs is to create a world of vulnerability and connection. I am sharing the message about vulnerability and what has helped me over the years to step into myself...

by Contributor on Friday Mar 18 2022

Take a Pulitzer Prize-winning play and put it in the hands of two beloved, award-winning local actors, and you have the makings of an unforgettable evening — or two.

A dramatic reading of the play ‘Night, Mother performed by Pat Henman and Lindsay Clague takes place at Taghum Hall on Friday, April 8 and Saturday, April 9. Both events start at 7 p.m.

‘Night, Mother deals with a...

by Bob Hall on Thursday Mar 17 2022

Mark your calendars and hold onto your toques.

The 11th annual SROAMazing Race will be back at Whitewater Ski Resort on March 25 with the theme “Blast from the Past.”

Honouring the iconic Summit lift line run, the Blast, Selkirk College’s Ski Resort Operations & Management (SROAM) Program’s Class of 2023 is hosting a resort-wide scavenger hunt for all to enjoy and...

by Contributor on Tuesday Mar 15 2022

Winlaw, BC author Tom Wayman has been awarded the province’s 2022 George Woodcock Lifetime Achievement Award, the book review newspaper BC BookWorld announced Friday.

Since 1994, the prize has honored an outstanding literary career in the province. The award, which comes with a $5,000 honorarium, is presented jointly by the City of Vancouver, Vancouver Public Library, and BC BookWorld,...

by Bob Hall on Wednesday Mar 09 2022

Selkirk College is amped to be once again sharing live music with the community when it welcomes The Slocan Ramblers on March 22 for the first full concert at the Shambhala Music & Performance Hall in more than two years.

After the necessary two-year pandemic pause, instructors in the Contemporary Music & Technology Program have invited the Toronto-based bluegrass group to spend...

by CBT on Tuesday Mar 01 2022

Call for entry: registration is now open for artists/venues in the Columbia Basin to participate in the 14th annual Columbia Basin Culture Tour (CBCT), a celebration of culture taking place August 6 & 7, 2022, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The CBCT is a self-guided tour showcasing local arts, culture and heritage offered at no charge to the general public. “Arts” includes visual, written,...

by Contributor on Tuesday Mar 01 2022

The Selkirk Pro-Musica is proud to introduce its second concert of the year.

The Concert Series continues its tradition of bringing compelling chamber music to the Capitol Theatre in Nelson on March 12th at 7:30 p.m. with “Echoes Across the Atlantic – Intercontinental Innovations, Past and Present.”

Featuring Vancouver Symphony Orchestra musicians Marcus Goddard,...