Monthly Archives: November 2016

#shopnelson!

Hello, we are promoting Nelson Appreciation Day, Nov. 26, through a variety of digital mediums and will be adding the hashtag #shopnelson to our posts (twitter, instagram, facebook, youtube). PLEASE  add #shopnelson on all your social media posts. The more of … Continue reading

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Key City Theatre News

Announcing our Fisher Peak Winter Ale Concert Series 2017 Members go to the front of the line Packages on sale to Members* November 25 On sale to the general public December 2 5 Great Shows at One Low Price Package: … Continue reading

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Island Mountain Arts News

Winter is upon us.  Hello! I hope everyone is doing well. A recent study came out with evidence that seasonal affective disorder is not actually a scientifically valid phenomenon. With the science to back me up, i’m going into this … Continue reading

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Ken Lavigne sings Christmas favourites from Bing to Bocelli – Key City Theatre

Ken Lavigne sings Christmas favourites from Bing to Bocelli at Key City Theatre this Holiday season! CHRISTMAS HAS COME EARLY FOR CHEMAINUS-BASED TENOR KEN LAVIGNE, but then, it often does. As engaging host and captivating performer for one of BC’s … Continue reading

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The Salt Spring National Art Prize (SSNAP) Announces The 2017 Call For Artist Submissions

The Salt Spring National Art Prize (SSNAP) Announces The 2017 Call For Artist Submissions Offering $30,000 Worth Of Awards  The Salt Spring National Art Prize (SSNAP) is pleased to launch its second national juried competition of Canadian visual art. The … Continue reading

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3-day workshop Raising Money for your Cultural Organization

Subject: 3-day workshop Raising Money for your Cultural Organization Judy Oberlander suggested I get in touch with you about sharing her upcoming workshop at the University of Victoria: Raising Money for Your Cultural Organization. This is a 3-day workshop from … Continue reading

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Hill Strategies – Provincial and territorial arts research reports

Provincial and territorial arts research reports Volume: 15 Issue: 7 23 November 2016 In this issue: Four provincial and territorial arts research reports, including a multifaceted research project from British Columbia, research on artists in Saskatchewan, a survey of municipal cultural … Continue reading

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Hiromoto Ida – Birthday Present for Myself – Golden

Bill Usher writes: “This piece had it’s premiere at the Capitol Theatre in Nelson on Friday and Saturday… and, we’ve been hearing nothing but good things. The cast and crew arrive in Golden on Friday to prep and rehearse on … Continue reading

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Call for auditions for the Rossland Light Opera Players’ – THE RELUCTANT DRAGON!

Call for auditions for the Rossland Light Opera Players’ Mainstage 2017 production of THE RELUCTANT DRAGON! “St. George, a semi-retired dragon slayer, has been summoned to rid the town of a terrible threat. A wannabe mayor fans the flames of … Continue reading

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Call for Artists – Appetite for Art 2017

Call for Artists – Appetite for Art 2017 The Nelson and District Arts Council and the West Coast Grill are proud to bring you the second annual Appetite for Art event, happening on Saturday, March 11th at the Prestige Inn … Continue reading

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RDI e-News

Pilot Projects are Ramping Up As part of its State of the Basin (SOTB) initiative, the RDI is ramping up efforts to help communities use indicators and assets to support research, planning, and action. Since its inception in 2011, the … Continue reading

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Music BC News

WE’RE HIRING DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: MONDAY, NOVEMBER 28TH Program Administrator – Contract (January 3rd, 2017 to August 31st, 2018) To apply for this position, please send your cover letter, resume and references to Lindsay MacPherson – Program Manager, Music BC … Continue reading

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New Societies Act is almost here

Hi everyone, The new Societies Act is almost here. We have some new resources and workshops to help ensure your transition process is a smooth one. For those in receipt of BC Housing funds, check out these new resources. You … Continue reading

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Pura Vida Foundation – A Night of Hope Through Film – Nelson Civic Theatre DEC. 1

Second chances are hard to come by for anyone, but especially hard for people who are living in a world of abuse and exploitation.  Nevertheless, that is exactly what The Pura Vida Foundation is working on giving the young women … Continue reading

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Starts Today! Selkirk Weavers’& Spinners’ Guild Annual Sale & Exhibit

Annual Sale: Friday Nov. 18 from 4 p.m. To 9 p.m., and Saturday, Nov. 19 from 9 a.m.  to 4 p.m. At the Canada’s Best Value Inn – 1935 Columbia Ave, Castlegar, B.C. Admission is free.

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Christmas Craft Sale – Invermere

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Winter Wonderland Market – Invermere

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16 exceptional artists at Christmas Gift Show – Kimberley

16 exceptional artists at Christmas Gift Show             The annual Christmas Gift Show in the Gallery at Centre 64, this year featuring the work of 16 invited artists and artisans, will open November 22. This year’s show and sale of quality … Continue reading

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Christmas Brunch – Royal Alexandra hall – Cranbrook

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Kalein Centre Program and Event Update November/December 2016

  November/December Program Update, join the conversation, get involved, sign up for events:   Death Cafe – Wednesday November 30th – 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm The 3rd and final cafe of the fall series. This is a facilitated process that uses … Continue reading

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