NELSON OVERTURE CONCERTS SOCIETY: Presents Symphony of the Kootenays under the direction of Jeff Faragher with soloist Natasha Hall performing the Brahms Violin Concerto. Oct. 17/15, 8pm, Capitol Theatre. Tickets: Adults/$24, Students/$14 (Students from schools participating in the NOCS School Outreach Program are granted FREE admission).
BALFOUR CHURCH GUILD invites you to our Coffee Party/Art Show & 1st Annual Flower Festival! Saturday, Oct. 17, 10am-noon, Balfour Hall, Busk Rd. $3 at the door, Oso Negro coffee, Baked goods, Art Show, Door Prizes & so much more! Everyone Welcome!
CAFÉ LANGHAM - INSPIRED IDEAS SPEAKER SERIES: Presents Travels Through Southeast Asia-Cambodia, Myanmar and Vietnam with Elizabeth Ross, Thursday Oct. 15, 7 pm. Learn the history of Angkor Wat, visit Ho Chi Minh City and the infamous Hao Lo Prison and explore the great Mekong Delta and much more. $10 donation at the door, youth are free at the Langham Theatre, Kaslo.
CELEBRATE CLAUDIA ROSSINI'S 40th BIRTHDAY: Claudia & her family would like to welcome friends to join them at the Warfield Hall, Saturday, Oct. 3. Please come. There will be an open house with music from 3:30-5pm, dinner & cake to follow from 5:15-7pm. Please call 250-368-5655 to RSVP by Sept 27.
GOT SQUASH?? JV HUMPHRIES DRAMA DEPARTMENT has lots of lovely, organic squash for Thanksgiving! Squash Sale and Fun, 9am-4pm, Saturday, Oct. 3. Vacant lot across from Rosewood, Kaslo. Support the performing arts! Buy Squash!
IS THE BOOK ALWAYS BETTER THAN THE MOVIE? Find out by joining the library's monthly Youth Book and Film Club. Next meeting, Friday Oct. 16, 3pm, ages 9-12. We will discuss and watch How to Train Your Dragon. Free program, snacks and books provided. Please pre-register, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 250-353-2942. This program is brought to you by the Kaslo & District Public Library, Columbia Basin Trust, Regional District of Central Kootenay and the Village of Kaslo.
KIDS TOYS, BABY GEAR & CLOTHES! Great quality, better prices! Don't miss the twice yearly Just Between Friends sale at the Spokane fairgrounds, Sept. 25-27 & Kootenai County fairgrounds, CdA, Oct. 9-11. One chance to shop from hundreds of consignors. Sunday is admission free & ½ price sale. See our website for event details, www.jbfsale.com
LOCAL AUTHOR ART JOYCE VISITS the Kaslo & District Public Library, Wednesday Oct. 7, 7pm to read from his book Laying the Children's Ghosts to Rest: Canada's Home Children in the West, and present a slideshow based on his research. All are welcome to attend this free event brought to you by the library.
OKTOBERFEST SLOCAN CURLING CLUB FUND RAISER: Saturday, Oct. 10, 3pm-midnight at the Slocan Curling Club and Logger Sports Grounds in Slocan. Silent Auction & Music all day, Door Prizes, Beer Garden with delicious traditional Bratwurst & More. Come fly with us between 1pm & 7pm in the village of Slocan. $80/person gets you a 15 minute flight with our sponsor/partner High Terrain Helicopters of Nelson. Enjoyment for Everyone!
SAVE THE DATE! WOMAGINARIUM: A Carnival of Wonders, the annual fundraiser for the Nelson and District Women's Centre, will be held Friday, Nov. 13 at the Prestige, Nelson. Clowns, dancers, body painting, music and more. Tickets on sale Oct. 15. See you there! For information: email@example.com
UPCOMING SHOWS IN NELSON: The Dears w/Vogue Dots, Sept. 16; Hayden/Chad Vaagalen w/Samantha Savage Smith, Sept. 20; Sticky Fingers w/Port Juvee, Sept. 24; Ron Sexsmith w/Kevin Hearn, Sept. 25; All You Can Swallow Funk, Oct 3; DOA, Oct. 6; Ben Caplan & The Casual Smokers w/Dirt Floor, Oct. 23; Shred Kelly Halloween, Oct 31. Full calendar & details at: ontheroadmanagement.com
SLOCAN VALLEY BLACK ANGUS BEEF: Homegrown, sides/quarters, $100 freezer packs, 5 pound bags soup/marrow or knuckle bones, dog bones 50 pounds $49.99. Government inspected, no GMOs, antibiotics, or tranquilizers. Home of the happy cows. Always delivered. Wayne Savinkoff, 250-226-7054.
TARZWELL FARMS: Locally grown & naturally raised beef, available year round. Government inspected and government graded 'AA' or better, $4.90/lb hanging weight. Custom cut & wrapped. Will deliver to Nelson, Castlegar & Trail. 250-428-4316.
WILLET PEAK ORGANICS is experiencing a great growing season. Taking bulk orders for potatoes, 9 delicious organic varieties to choose from! October deliveries. Call 250-354-3316 or visit www.willetpeakorganics.com