3RD ANNUAL "MARKET" GARAGE & CRAFT SALE: Lions Park in Beaver Falls, Saturday, June 10, 8am-4pm. Vendors still welcome, $10/table. Home based businesses welcome, too. Call Bev 250-367-9552 or email@example.com Hosted by the BEAVER VALLEY LIONS..
SUMMER IS COMING! It's time for the Langham's Annual Fundraising YARD SALE. Saturday, June 3, 9:30am-3pm, Langham Theatre. Drop off your good quality items (no clothes or toys please) on Friday, June 2 between 12-4pm. If you need pick up of larger items contact Bob Stair, 250-353-9659. Langham members get first dibs on all the special treasures starting at 9am Saturday! Call 250-353-2661 for info.
INNER GUIDANCE: Eck Light & Sound service, Crescent Valley Community Hall, Sunday, May 28, 11am-12noon, followed by tea. Everyone is welcome! Eckankar is the path of spiritual freedom. www.eckankar-bc.org, www.innerguidance.org
HEY KIDS BETWEEN 7-14yrs, bring parents to Trail Horseman's Grounds, Saturday June 3rd, 10am-2pm. West Kootenay Back Country Horseman are hosting EVERYTHING HORSEY, including up to 100 FREE RIDES. Cash only concession. NO DOGS. Info 250-355-2955, message.
2017 SUMMER DAY CAMP REGISTRATION is now open through W.E. Graham Community Service Society! In Slocan July 10-Aug. 18. Contact 250-355-2484 or firstname.lastname@example.org to register. Some of the fun this year includes kayaking, sand sculpting, herb club, Sinixt stories, golfing & much more. Children aged 5-13 welcome!
7th ANNUAL GARAGE/ESTATE/BAKE SALE FUNDRAISER: Eastshore Ambulance Auxiliary Society 2017. Most Sales by Donation, with No Reasonable Offer Refused. WHEN: FRIDAY, June 2 from 2-7pm; SATURDAY, June 3 from 9am-4pm. Saturday's events start out with Coffee/Muffins, a Bake Sale (including homemade pies), Tarot Card Readings, midday BBQ Hot Dogs (& all the trimmings), Live Music, Raffles, Silent Auctions and lots of Fun! SUNDAY, June 4 from 9am-4pm. WHERE: 1506/10 Russel Ave, Riondel. CONTACT: Wendy at 250-225-3516 or Christy at 250-225-3558 or 403-816-4172 (cell).
AUTHOR/ACTIVISTS Gary Geddes & Carolyn Pogue headline 4th Annual Convergence Writers' Weekend, June 16-17, Knox Hall, 521 6th Ave, New Denver. Talks, workshops on the theme 'We Will Not Be Separated'. Registration: $45; deadline June 1, except May 19 for feedback on your writing from Geddes. Details: www.widespot.ca/convergence-writers-weekend/
BC'S HOTTEST NEW XC MOUNTAIN BIKE & TRAIL RUNNING RACES take place this summer on Aug. 12 in beautiful Kaslo. The epic 41km Bike will test all your bike skills - endurance climbing, technical and edgy cross country ups & downs. The 20km Ride or Run has less climbing and covers some of our most fun trails. The 8km Ride or Run is for beginners of all ages and is a really nice time. Book your family fun, register at iDIDaRide-kaslo.ca
EXPERIENCE THE ROCK & GEM SHOW & SALE: June 3 & 4, 2017, SUNFEST WEEKEND at the Castlegar Complex. Fossils, Gems, Jewellery, kids' activities, gold panning and much, much more! Bring in your favourite rock and have an expert help you identify it!! See you there!! www.kokaneerockclub.ca
HOSPICE VOLUNTEER TRAINING: The Hospice Society of North Kootenay Lake is offering volunteer training on the weekends of June 10 & June 24. There is no requirement with your attendance that you commit to being an active hospice volunteer. This is also valuable as public education as our communities benefit when more local people have these skills and information. If you would like to know more about the training please email or call as soon as possible. Chelsea Van Koughnett, email@example.com, 250-353-2299.
JOIN KUIMBA CHOIR AND SOLOISTS for Songs of Peace and Freedom: A relaxing evening of beautiful and heartfelt music, Friday, June 2, 7pm, Argenta Hall; Saturday, June 3, 7pm, St. Andrew's Kaslo. Tickets at Sunnyside or door; $12/$8, 18 & under free. 250-353-3284 for info.
PLANTING YOUR GARDEN? PLAN AHEAD! 15th Annual Harrop Harvest Festival, Sunday, Sept. 17. Vendors of vegetables, fruits, plants, crafts, food please take note. Reserve your space today. Please call 250-229-4740.
UPCOMING SHOWS IN NELSON: Ron Sexsmith w/Jessica Mitchell, May 12; Moonface w/Siinai, June 6; Blitzen Trapper w/Marty Marquis, June 16; The Devil's You Don't w/guests, June 23; Heavy Airship w/Dirt Floor, Canada Day Celebration! July 1; Amy Helm w/guests, Sept. 20; The New Pornographers w/Born Ruffians, Oct. 1. Full calendar & ticket info at www.ontheroadmanagement.com