THE YOUTH ART AND CULTURE PROGRAM is offering a Mentoring, Nature Connection and Arts Empowerment Program for 10-12yr olds! Join Gabriel Keczan, Erin Carr and Sarah Evans for art-making, fire-tending, games, hiking, storytelling, sit-spots, bird language, wandering and core routines of nature connection. Saturdays: Sept. 30, Oct. 7, 14, 21, 28 & Nov. 4 from 12:30-3:30pm. Meet at St. Andrew's Heritage Hall and bring outdoor clothing, a pocketknife (optional), backpack and water. FREE, registration required, spaces limited. Gas vouchers available for families driving from up the lake. For info/registration contact Sarah Evans at 250-353-7691 #207 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Program offered by North Kootenay Lake Community Services Society and funded by Province of BC and CBT.