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by Contributor on Sunday Feb 09 2020

Fridays For Future Nelson is partnering with Extinction Rebellion and the Nelson United Church to put on an Earth Art Festival on Friday, February 14th.

This is a two-part event: First part, will be a community Strike in front of Nelson City Hall from 2-3 p.m: Second Part, will be a “Earth Art Fest” at Nelson United Church to create a “community quilt” from 3:30-5:30 p.m.


by Contributor on Friday Feb 07 2020

The Proctor Village Bakery/Cafe has found its new operators.

Bee Campbell and Rob Jenkins were all smiles while signing the bakery lease on January 28th. The pair look forward to joining the community and breaking bread together in the spring.

Growing up in the area, Bee spent a lot of time in Procter as a kid.  She loves community, people and baking sweets and sourdough.  Bee...

by Contributor on Friday Feb 07 2020

The Nelson WorkBC Centre and the Association des Francophones des Kootenays Ouest (AFKO) invite you to join us for coffee, refreshments, and to discover the services available to support the Kootenay Francophone community find employment.

Drop by to say hello, enjoy some snacks, meet WorkBC and AFKO staff and key Kootenay employers.

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by Contributor on Wednesday Feb 05 2020

The Sixth annual Polka Dot Dragon Lantern Festival to be held at Taghum Beach Regional Park on Saturday, February 8th from 5-7 p.m. 

The Polka Dot Dragon Festival, started in 2014, is an outdoor experiential arts festival showcasing local artists and performers.  It focuses on the intersection of nature and art and is an excellent way to inspire creativity and bring warmth and light to...

by Contributor on Tuesday Feb 04 2020

Take the lint roller to that dust and cat hair clinging to those tuxedos and evening gowns that have been hanging for far too long in the back of the closet.

The Civic Theatre provides reason to get dressed to impress with the free community live-stream of the 92nd Academy Awards Sunday, February 9th at the Vernon Street location.

Already planned on hosting a living room Oscar...

by Contributor on Sunday Feb 02 2020

The staff of RBC Nelson are pleased to be the Presenting Sponsor for SalmOlympia, a new winter fundraising event in support of West Kootenay Take a Hike program.

On Friday, February 7, 2020 Take a Hike is hosting a fun and family-oriented event at Salmo Ski Hill from 5:30-9 p.m.

Night skiing or boarding is only $5/person, plus you can purchase a $5 punch card to try snowshoeing,...

by Contributor on Thursday Jan 30 2020

Nelson Lit is pleased to announce that Sharon Wood, the first Canadian — and first North American — woman to summit Everest will be visiting Nelson as part of her book tour to promote Rising: Becoming the First Canadian Woman to Summit Everest (Douglas and McIntyre, 2019).

Wood will speak on Thursday, February 20, at 7 p.m. at the Prestige Lakeside Hotel located at 701 Lakeside Drive in...

by Nelson Daily Staff on Tuesday Jan 28 2020

Screens are everywhere.

The L.V. Rogers Advisory Council along with Kootenay Lake School District 8 Parent Advisory Council would like to encourage students, parents and the public to view the feature documentary SCREENAGERS — Growing Up in The Digital Age Wednesday, February 5 at 7 p.m. at the Civic Theatre in Nelson.

Growing Up in The Digital Age has been screened more...

by Contributor on Friday Jan 24 2020

Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance, in partnership with Columbia Basin Trust, invites individuals of all artistic disciplines, and arts and cultural groups in the Columbia Basin to apply for project funding.

Info and applications on the annual arts and culture funding programs, contacts for local arts councils in the Columbia Basin, lists of arts, culture and heritage projects that...

by Contributor on Monday Jan 20 2020

The Kootenay Home Educators (KHE) are excited to present our 13th annual musical theatre performance Let the Games Begin, a Musicline school musical, in the first week of February.

Prepare to be dazzled by a comedic musical score including a charismatic Kootenay-based cast of home learners ages 5 to 16.

When 3 technology obsessed youngsters visit their grandfather, he is baffled...