A ROOM FULL OF RIPPLES: from serene to psychedelic. 30 new oil on canvas paintings of ripples on the lake, by Philip Pedini. Music at 6:30pm by Sean McGeorge Kubara and Rebekah Elliot. Good Friday, Apr. 3, 6-9pm, Kootenay Lake Gallery, downtown Kaslo. 250-353-2409..
CAFE LANGHAM-Inspired Ideas Speaker Series begins new season Monday, Mar. 30, 7pm, Langham Theatre. The Kaslo book launch of Mandy Bath's 'Disaster In Paradise: The Landslides in Johnson's Landing' will include a candid conversation about the process of writing and editing, with brief readings and a slide show with the author, Mandy Bath and editor, Holley Rubinsky. Donation of $10/door, youth/free..
DO YOU HAVE AN INTEREST in the access to Kokanee Glacier Park? The Kaslo & District Community Forest Society invites your input on future road and forestry development in the Keen Creek drainage. Thursday, Apr. 2, 7pm at the Seniors Hall, Kaslo.
EASTER WEEKEND MATADOR BLUES CONCERT with Bill Lynch and Jon Burden! Saturday, Apr. 4, 7:30pm, Langham, Kaslo. Bring your family and friends for a great evening of roots and blues. Advance tickets $10 at Sunnyside Naturals and Willow Home Boutique, Kaslo, or $12/door.
JVH/JEWETT GRADE 5 FUNDRAISER: 50/50 tickets on sale from Grade 5 parents through month of March. Tickets 10 for $5.00. Must be 18 and over to purchase. 3 prizes of $500 each. Limited number of tickets sold. Draw at JVH on April 13. JVH PAC license #71976.
KASLO CONCERT SOCIETY presents QuintEssence on Wednesday, Mar. 25, 7pm, St. Andrew's United Church. A program of opera favourites served up by a vocal quartet with piano accompaniment and the audience gets to choose the program from a varied menu of musical delights. Tickets at $22 available at the door. School age children admitted free when accompanied by an adult patron. 250-353-7600, email@example.com
STILL TIME TO CATCH THE WINTER FARMER'S MARKET IN ROSSLAND! Saturday Mar. 21 and Saturday Apr. 18, 2-7pm, the Miner's Hall, 1765 Columbia Avenue. A social celebration of local food, art and live music! www.rosslandmountainmarket.com
UPCOMING SHOWS IN NELSON: Mar. 28 - Blackberry Wood w/ DJ Ole Fashion; Apr. 1 - Rave of Thrones ft. Kristian Nairn (HODOR from Game of Thrones!) w/ Joel West; Apr. 25 - Lisa Nicole (2014 Kootenay Music Award winner); Apr. 30 - Ridley Bent; May 30 - 2015 Kootenay Music Awards! June 1 - Great Lake Swimmers w/The Weather Station; June 7 - Danny Michel, and much more! Full calendar and info at www.ontheroadmanagement.com
WEST KOOTENAY GUN & ANTIQUE SHOW: Saturday, Mar. 28, 9am-5pm, Sunday, Mar. 29, 9am-3pm, 801 Railway St, Nelson. Admission $5. Concession available. Book tables $35. Information: Gerry 250-357-9309, firstname.lastname@example.org. Richard 250-352-5609. Sponsored by Nelson District Rod & Gun Club.
WEST MY FRIEND challenges the conventions of popular music at the Langham in Kaslo on Saturday, Apr. 11, 7:30pm. A distinctive voice in the landscape of Canadian folk and indie-pop. Tickets $15 available at Sunnyside Naturals and Willow Home Boutique. www.westmyfriend.com
WINLAW HALL SUNDAY SOCIAL: Mar. 29, 1-5pm, live music by Spiritwood. Come visit friends and neighbours, have lunch or early supper from our kitchen. Info find us on Facebook or call Carey, 250-226-7702.
TWO DAYS ONLY! The Annual Museum Garage Sale at Livingstones Rock Ranch is on Mar. 27 & 28 from 10am-pm daily. Don't miss this chance to watch and visit with local lapidary artists/sculptors Mario Marcella and Mark Kostuch as they transform blocks of rock to works of art! (A limited number of pieces will be offered for sale as well). Hundreds of mineral crystals to be sold at clearance prices. Huge discounts on jewelry and gift shop items and all lapidary tools and equipment as well! For more information visit our website, www.LivingstonesRockRanch.com to download directions, or call 509-270-9076 or find us at 4216 S. Saltese Lake Road, Greenacres, Spokane Valley.
HARROP FARMERS MARKET is looking for produce and food vendors for the up-coming 2015 season. Plant a few extra rows and come to the Harrop Hall to sell your produce! The Market will be every other Sunday, July 5 & 19, Aug. 2, 16, 30. Contact Nancy, 250-229-5459 or email@example.com
JOIN KOOTENAY JOE FARM'S CSA! Enjoy a weekly box of certified organic veggies straight from our farm, early June to late Sept.! Regular share: $385; Biggie share: $525. Call 250-366-0061 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
TARZWELL FARMS: Locally grown & naturally raised beef available year round. Government inspected and government graded 'AA' or better, $4.50/lb hanging weight. This is custom cut & wrapped. Delivery to Nelson, Castlegar and Trail available. 250-428-4316.