BERKANA WOOL SHOP'S 1st annual Crescendo Sale and Celebration: May 9, 10, 11. Incredible woolly deals on significant inventory. Draw and refreshments on Saturday, May 11. 602 Front St, Nelson! Please call for details 778-463-1053.
ANNUAL CASTLEGAR GARDEN CLUB PLANT SALE: Your harbinger of spring and portal to plants. Saturday, May 4, 8am–12pm, Castlegar Station Museum, 400 13th Avenue. Verandas provide cover from inclement weather.
CONVERGENCE WRITERS´ WEEKEND, JUNE 7-8PM, WARMUP: Author, Art Joyce, and folklorist Mark Mealing, April 26, 7pm, Langham Centre, Kaslo—film premiere and discussion on trickster figure, admission by donation. Also, free noon-hour ˝Coffee with a Writer˝ series, April 27, w/Nakusp author Barbara McPherson; May 4 with Nakusp author Galadriel Watson, both at New Denver´s Outlet Youth Centre; and May 18 with Fernie author and Convergence workshop leader Keith Liggett, Nakusp Library. www.widespot.ca/convergence-writers-weekend/
EMERGENCY SERVICES PUBLIC EVENT: Saturday, April 27, 10am–12pm, at the Kaslo Seniors´ Hall. Would you know what to do if the worst happened? We all know that when we need help the nearest medical services and trauma centre may be a long distance away. Join us to hear speakers from Kaslo Ambulance Service, Kaslo Search and Rescue, Kaslo Fire Department and First Responders, Emergency Social Services, KERPA and the RCMP. Learn and prepare so you will know what to do to help a friend, a family member or yourself, if the worst were to happen. Sponsored by CBT, RDCK and the Hospice Society of North Kootenay Lake, 250-353-2299.
iDIDaRide & RUN XC MOUNTAIN BIKE & TRAIL RUNNING EVENT is back Saturday, Aug. 10. Enter the 40km Mt Bike; 20km Mt Bike or Trail Run; or the 8km Mt Bike or Trail Run in and around beautiful Kaslo, BC. There´s something for the whole family so book your family vacation now! We´ll leave you breathless! Register online at www.iDIDaRide-kaslo.ca
JOIN KUIMBA: Kaslo´s outstanding community choir, for our season finale concert, ˝A Legacy of Life.˝ Friday, May 3, 7pm at the Argenta Hall and Saturday, May 4, 7pm at St Andrew´s in Kaslo. The choir, along with director Tamara SunSong and pianist Nancy Ryde, will present an eclectic programme of choral music from ancient to modern, from playful to sublime. Kaslo tickets $12/8, 18 and under free, at Sunnyside and the door; Argenta tickets by donation at the door. 250-353-3284; email@example.com for information.
OUR TOWN - ´There´s something eternal in all of us´ by Thornton Wilder. Presented by the JVH School Drama Program. Thursday-Saturday, May 2-4, 7pm; Saturday Matinee, 2pm. Lighthouse Theatre, JVH School, Kaslo. Tickets at Sunnyside Naturals & JVH School Office.
PLEASE JOIN FRIENDS OF THE LARDEAU RIVER for our Annual General Meeting, May 8, 7pm, Argenta Hall. FLR membership fee is $5/person. Come find out about the exciting things we´ve been up to, and what we´re planning for the coming year. Refreshments provided.
READY, SET, LEARN AT REDFISH SCHOOL! Inviting all 3, 4 and 5 year olds to come to the Kindergarten Room on Wednesday, April 24, 9-11:15am. Enjoy crafts, activities, play time and circle time with Mrs. Makeiv, the Kindergarten teacher. Julia Blancher, Occupational Therapist and Deb Saville, Speech/Language Pathologist will also be there. Register with Julie Poetsch, 250-229-2167 or firstname.lastname@example.org Offered by Redfish School and CBAL.
THE DISCOVERY CENTRE IS OPEN FOR THE SEASON! Opening day, Sunday, April 28, from 11am-1pm, AGM from 11am-12pm followed by a traditional Doukhobor lunch. Free admission and tour. Bring the whole family to meet the NEW board and Staff of DISCOVERY center. 112 Heritage Way, Castlegar BC. www.facebook.com/DoukhoborDiscoveryCentre/
USA - ACCEPTING VENDOR APPLICATIONS: STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL Vendor space available for the 8th Annual Moran Prairie Grange Strawberry Festival on Saturday, May 18, 2019 from 10am-5pm at 6030 S Palouse Hwy, Spokane, WA. Vendors with antique, vintage, salvage items, arts & crafts are invited to apply. Inside space (10´x10´), $95USD; outside space (12´x12´), $75USD. Please reply to this posting if interested in applying. Thank you & we look forward to hearing from you! MoranPrairieGrange@gmail.com 509-710-7979.
WHOLE SCHOOL SPRING MARKET FUNDRAISER! Saturday, May 11, 10am-3pm at the Whole School! Festive plant sale, kids activities and crafts, traditional Mexican concession, live music, local vendors, & chair massage. Adult admission $2, kids 12 and under free. Call 250-226-7737 for info.
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