TWIN RIVERS CHOIR PRESENTS CHRISTMAS DREAMS: A Night of Song, Friday, Dec. 8 and Saturday, Dec. 9 at the Castle Theatre, 185 Columbia Ave, Castlegar. Doors open 6:45pm, Show starts 7:30pm. Advance Tickets at Castlegar Realty & Mountain High Lighting: Adults, $15; Seniors, $10; Children & Students, $5. Concession & Wine Bar available. Donations for the Food Bank gratefully accepted. Director, Christina Nolan accompanied by Alicia Liszt.
AN EVENING OF MUSIC: Sunday, Nov. 26, 7pm at Nelson United Church, 602 Silica St, Nelson. Selkirk College Performers and the Heritage Harmony Barbershop Chorus present An Evening of Music as a fundraiser for Nelson United Church. Help support this historic community performance space and be entertained all at the same time! Tickets are $10 at Eddy Music, Nelson United Church office, 250-352-2822 or at the door.
CAM PENNER & JON WOOD, Saturday, Nov. 25, 7pm! They've moved audiences for a decade with a unique brand of folk-rock, both fragile and grand. Wowing audiences at Jazz Fest, they return to the intimate Langham Theatre in Kaslo. Tickets $20 Willow and Sunnyside. www.thelangham.ca
IT'S THAT TIME OF YEAR AGAIN! The Scholastic Book Fair is coming to JV Humphries School, Kaslo. Remember that books make the perfect Christmas present. Come and find the best deals in books and gadgets, Wednesday, Nov. 22, 12-1pm, 3-5pm & 6-8pm; Thursday, Nov. 23, 12-1pm & 3-5pm. Hope to see you there!
JEWETT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Annual Turkey & Ham Bingo Night! Wednesday, Nov. 29, doors open at 5:30pm, bingo starts at 6pm. 10 games, bake sale and 50/50 draw. Need more info? Email firstname.lastname@example.org
MULTI-GENERATIONAL LANGUAGE CAMP: Crawford Bay School, Saturday/Sunday, Nov. 25/26. FREE EVENT, everyone welcome! Childminding on site. Lunch/snacks for sale. Details: http://eslearninghub.ca/ Facebook: East Shore Learning Place, RSVP on Facebook or call/text 250-551-6020.
NAVIGATING FOOD WITH CHILDREN: A free presentation for parents of young children with Erika Bauer, certified eating psychology coach. Learn about supporting healthy eating habits from a young age. How diverse is your child's diet? What are the best snack foods? What's the deal with Breakfast? Why is my child ALWAYS hungry? What does sugar actually do? Tuesday, Nov. 28, 9:30-11:30am, North Lake Family Centre (Jewett School). Childcare provided. Register at Strong Start or with Barb Cyr: 250-353-7691 or email@example.com Offered by North Kootenay Lake Community Services Society and proudly supported by Columbia Basin Trust.
THE LANGHAM PRESENTS LIZZIE HOYT'S CELTIC CHRISTMAS: Sunday, Dec. 3, 7pm. The Award-winning songwriter with the voice of an angel returns to the Langham for a special Celtic-folk Christmas show. Not to be missed! $20, Willow and Sunnyside, Kaslo. Doors 6:30pm. www.thelangham.ca
UPSTREAM BENEFITS: RURAL ART SYMPOSIUM, Nov. 23-26 explores the impact of the arts in BC. rural communities with panel discussions, artist talks, literary reading, music, and more. Events are free; all welcome. Oxygen Art Centre, 320 Vernon St (alley entrance). More info: www.oxygenartcentre.org/
YOUTH COOKIE EXCHANGE & CREATIVE GIFT WRAPPING: Free crafting session at the Kaslo & District Public Library. Bring some cookies and take home beautiful gifts. Sunday, Dec. 10, 7-9yr olds from 10am- 12pm; 10-13yr olds from 1-3pm. Limited space, please preregister, 250-353-2942 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsored by Columbia Basin Trust, Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance and RDCK.
ARGENTA CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIR: Saturday, Dec. 9, 10am-5pm. Come enjoy local homemade food, drink, and baking; artisanal one-of-a-kind crafts, music and clothing swap. Contact Chelsey and Marco, 250-366-0075.
FIRST ANNUAL TRAIL POTTERY CLUB CHRISTMAS SALE: Friday, Nov. 24, 3-7pm and Saturday, Nov. 25 10am-2pm. Tons of Beautiful Locally Crafted Pottery, 1501 Cedar Ave, Downtown Trail. Lower level, in the VISAC Gallery.
PROCTER CHRISTMAS CRAFT & GIFT FAIR: Saturday, Nov. 25, 9:30am-3pm, Procter Hall. Join us for this festive annual event. Find a variety of unique and handcrafted gifts, baked goods and light lunch available. For vendor info contact Caroline: email@example.com, 250-505-3560.
THE NELSON LEGION LADIES AUXILIARY is holding its annual Winter Wonderland Craft Fair on Saturday, Nov. 25 from 10am-4pm, Legion Hall, 402 Victoria St (Alley entrance). The entry fee is $2 and will be donated to KLH Foundation's "Light-Up the Hospital" Campaign. We have 15 vendors selling: jewellery, knitting, soaps, Christmas decorations, prints, paintings, sewing, quilting, cards, wood working, jams, jellies, pies, baking, toys, etc. This is a great Christmas shopping opportunity. Need more info? Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
SLOCAN VALLEY BLACK ANGUS BEEF: Sides $3.99/lb; ground beef special, $100 freezer packs; 50lb dog bones, $49.99, soup bones and organs. Government inspected. Home of the Happy Cows. Wayne Savinkoff, 250-226-BEEF.