Monthly Archives: October 2016

The Langham -Disappearance by Kentree Speirs

Kentree Speirs – ‘Disappearance’ Exhibition and Residency Langham Gallery November 4th – December 16th, 2016 Opening Event: Friday, November 4th (7-9 pm) The upcoming exhibition/residency entitled Disappearance at the Langham will give the community of Kaslo and area the opportunity … Continue reading

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Heritage BC – Heritage BC Awards: Call for Nominations – deadline approaching

Do you know someone who should be acknowledged for excellent work in heritage conservation? Do you know a project team that produced exemplary work? Do you know someone who went above and beyond the call of duty? This is your … Continue reading

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Call for ART for Nelson Kootenay Lake Tourism

Hello, Nelson Kootenay Lake Tourism is designing a new tourism book: “My Travel Book”, that will speak directly to tourists. For the cover we are looking for an artist rendering (a digital file) that captures the essence of our region: A place … Continue reading

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Castlegar Sculturewalk – Awards

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Golden District Arts Council AGM

Notice of Annual General Meeting  Come participate in the Golden District Arts Council Society’s Annual General Meeting as we review our past fiscal year June 2015 to May 2016. In addition to the formality of the AGM, we will show and … Continue reading

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An evening for writers at the Nelson Library

Library staffer and author Anne DeGrace says that writing together is a recipe for success. An evening for writers at the Nelson Library If misery loves company, and writing can sometimes seem like misery, then it follows that writers love … Continue reading

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TDAC News!

Friday November 18th, 7:30pm, $10 White Buffalo Storytelling Kootenay writers Almeda Glenn Miller, Lessa Dean and Renee Jackson-Harper host an evening of family stories.  In the intimate setting of the Muriel Griffiths room, let’s share some stories about family reunions, … Continue reading

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The Royal Theatre – News

The legendary Miss Saigon, hits the stage for 1 night only Thursday Nov. 3 at 7pm. This spectacular, sell-out 25th Anniversary Gala Performance of the global stage sensation also features appearances by the original cast including Jonathan Pryce and Lea … Continue reading

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Heritage BC News

Do you have suggestions for new Stop of Interest Signs? Last year, in partnership with the Heritage Branch of the Province of British Columbia, Heritage BC sought public input to gauge the present location, condition and content of Stop of … Continue reading

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Employment Opportunity at Touchstones Nelson – Archivist and Collections Manager

Employment Opportunity at Touchstones Nelson Position: Archivist and Collections Manager Under the supervision of the Executive Director, the Archivist/Collections Manager acquires, documents, appraises, arranges, describes, preserves, and makes available to the public both archival and non-archival materials relating to Nelson … Continue reading

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Rossland Museum Renewal Project

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Trail & District Arts Council News

    SUNDAY, OCT 23, 2:00 PM Teck Kids Series Presents Sharon & Bram $25.00 – Charles Bailey Theatre A Sharon and Bram show is a sing-along concert for the entire family, featuring such well-loved favourites as “She’ll Be Coming … Continue reading

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Prize of a lifetime: London bookshop offers free books for the rest of your life.

Prize of a lifetime: London bookshop offers free books for the rest of your life. Contest closes October 31, 2016 http://www.theguardian.com/books/2016/sep/30/london-bookshop-offers-prize-of-a-lifetime-free-books-for-the-rest-of-your-life?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other

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Building your Creative Economy

Building your Creative Economy UBCM Sept. 28, 2016 On Wednesday, delegates learned from local government and community representatives about the social and economic value of growing BC’s creative economy. Minister Fassbender opened the clinic and spoke to the extent to … Continue reading

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New Virtual Exhibit – Touchstones Nelson

Changing Waters – The Impact of Hydroelectric Development on the Landscape of British Columbia from the Ron Waters Collection Touchstones Nelson is pleased to announce the launch of its newest online exhibit Changing Waters- The Impact of Hydroelectric Development on … Continue reading

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Law for Non-Profits – Societies Act

Hi everyone, November is getting closer and closer! To prepare for the new Societies Act, Martha Rans, our legal director, will be holding another workshop on the new Societies Act on November 9th at the Alliance for Arts + Culture. … Continue reading

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Hill Strategies Research – Performing Arts

Performing arts Volume: 15 Issue: 6 19 October 2016 In this issue: Canadian statistics on the performing arts, including a detailed analysis of data on performing companies, a survey of the social impacts of dance organizations, and an article on performing … Continue reading

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Vantage Point News

As we transition into fall, we are also moving into part three of the Year of Abundance – Developing Talent. We have all heard that people are an organization’s most important asset. And here at Vantage Point we fervently believe it. … Continue reading

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Community Futures News

Business After Business – Nelson When: Wednesday, October 19th, 5 – 7pm Where: Community Futures Central Kootenay office (201-514 Vernon St, Nelson) Business After Business – Castlegar When: Thursday, October 20th, 4 – 7pm Where: Sandman Hotel 1944 Columbia Ave, Castlegar, BC You Can … Continue reading

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Don Giovanni at the Royal Theatre – Trail

Hello, Another fabulous opera is upon us this weekend! Join us Saturday Oct 22 at 9:55am for DON GIOVANNI. Click here for the synopsis: giovanni-en-sfs Doors open 30min prior. Tickets $24.00 all ages. Or purchase a mix & Match pass … Continue reading

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