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Invitation to launch of Art Joyce’s novel

Joyce to tour new novel Mountain Blues You are invited to join author Sean Arthur Joyce on tour for a reading from his new novel, Mountain Blues. The novel has been compared to Stephen Leacock’s classic Sunshine Sketches of a … Continue reading

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Lainey Benson art show brightens library

When winter hangs on, it’s good to have a place to go for a shot of colour. That place is the Nelson Public Library, where Lainey Benson’s vibrantly coloured local landscapes are just what the doctor ordered. Lainey’s work has … Continue reading

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150 Maple leaves at the Nelson Public Library

An art installation in the form of a quilt mosaic of maple leaves greets library users these days. As well as being visually stunning, the Canada 150 challenge—150 maple leaves stitched, painted, beaded and otherwise rendered on small square boards—was … Continue reading

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Be A Part Of 2018 Art in the Library

Call To Artists – Art In The Library 2018 The Arts Council is now accepting names for artists interested in displaying their work for Art in the Library during the 2018 year. There is room for approximately 40 paintings in … Continue reading

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Acclaimed poet presents at Peony Festival and the Nelson Library

Acclaimed poet presents at Peony Festival and the Nelson Library Poetry and peonies feature this June in the West Kootenay. Award-winning Ottawa poet and past-president of the Canadian Peony Society Blaine Marchand will journey west to be guest speaker at … Continue reading

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Nelson Library launches “Human Library”

Nelson Library launches “Human Library” Folks browsing the shelves at the Nelson Public Library one Saturday in March could find themselves “borrowing” a person. The Nelson Library launches its first “Human Library” on Saturday, March 18. The Library is calling … Continue reading

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The Nelson Library embraces B.C. Culture Days

The Nelson Library embraces B.C. Culture Days The Nelson Public Library is jumping on the B.C. Culture Days bandwagon with a medley of opportunities for fun and creativity. Kids and their adults can tune in with a special Family All … Continue reading

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