CASTLEGAR NORDIC SKI CLUB REGISTRATION DAY & SKI SWAP. Includes registration for Rabbit program! Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014. Kinnaird Hall, 2320 Columbia Ave, Castlegar. Gear drop-off is from 9am-10pm. Open to buyers from: 10am-12noon. Membership Purchases: 9am-12noon. Program Registrations: 9am-12noon. www.castlegarnordic.ca
LOCAVORES’ FEAST & RED ROOF FUNDRAISER: Vallican Whole Community Centre, Saturday Nov. 8, doors 5pm, dinner 6pm, dance w/Mental Health Club 8pm. Admission by donation & potluck item. 3762 Slocan River Rd South, www.VallicanWhole.com
BALFOUR CHURCH GUILD HARVEST COFFEE PARTY, Art & Artisan Show & Sale, Saturday, Nov. 8. Coffee Party 10am-noon. Art Show 10am-2pm. Balfour Hall, Busk Rd. Bake sale, deli, door prize. Admission, $3. Please join us for coffee (Oso Negro) and goodies as we showcase local art and artisans.
CURLING IS.... HERE! Drop-in curling on Tuesday, Thursday and Sundays at noon, and Tuesday nights at 7pm at the Kaslo Curling Club. $5/game (plus $20 annual membership). All skill levels welcome. www.kaslocurling.com
DAY OF THE DEAD IN MEXICO and Other Death Practices Around the World: Cafe Langham Inspired Ideas Speaker Series. Join Maggie Tchir, art and textile historian, artist and world traveler, for a view on death practices, highlighting the celebrated Day of the Dead in Mexico, Saturday Nov. 1, 7pm. Donation at the door, youth free. Skeletons and Mummies are welcome!
FLIKS SEASON 6 IS HERE! Join us Friday, Nov. 14, 7:30pm at the Langham, Kaslo for Nepali/U.S. Manakamana, a filmic blend of portraiture, landscape, ethnography & a hint of science fiction. Tickets, $10 at Sunnyside, Willow, Kaslo and the door. Please google Manakamna for more details.
HALLOWEEN DANCE: Friday, Oct. 31, starting 9pm. Legion Hall (502 Harold St), Slocan. Music provided by RUCKUS ROCKS. Tickets $10/ea at Mountain Valley Station or phone 250-355-2672 to reserve. Prizes for costumes. We welcome members & guests.
INN AT THE CATHEDRAL: Join in and relax! Saturday, Nov. 1. Morning Coffee Party, 10-11:30am $5/ea. or choose High Tea, offered 2-3:30pm, $6/ea. Heavenly Bake Table, where friends meet, old & new! St. Saviour's Anglican Church, Nelson. (Ward & Silica).
KASLO ELECTION CANDIDATES Greg Lay, Rob Lang, Louise De Pape and John Addison invite you to a MEET & GREET at the Kaslo Hotel, Saturday, Oct. 25, 1-3pm and Saturday, Nov. 8, 10am-2pm. Come out and discuss election issues with us. For info call Greg, 250-353-7184. Authorized by financial agent Greg Lay, 731 Victoria Ave, Kaslo, BC, V0G 1M0.
LIZZY HOYT TRIO plays The Langham, Kaslo, Friday, Nov. 7, 7:30pm. Tickets $15 Willow Home Boutique & Sunnyside Naturals. She's an award winning, fiddle & harp playing, step-dancing diva! www.lizzyhoyt.comwww.thelangham.ca
OUR VALLEY, OUR RIVER, OURSELVES: An evening with the Slocan River Streamkeepers. Two chances: 7pm. Monday, Nov. 3, Crescent Valley Hall; Monday, Nov. 10, Winlaw Hall. Great slideshow, fascinating speakers, everything you want to know about the river! Fish, otters, bugs, wetlands, and The Spill.
PUBLIC EDUCATION HAS TO BE SEEN AS THE VITAL ASSET THAT IT IS! We need to provide our children with the tools to deal with their and our future! We need to take care of those who are taking care of our students! I have always and will always be available and responsive to you and our children. Re-Elect Lenora Trenaman School Trustee Crawford Bay, East & North Shores. firstname.lastname@example.org Please vote Nov. 15! Authorized by Lenora Trenaman, 250-229-4633.
ROOM TO LIVE BENEFIT CONCERT to restore Ward St. Place, Nelson. Friday, Nov. 14, Capitol Theatre. Musical Extravaganza with Bo Conlan, Aryn Sheriff, Bessie Wapp, Sydney Black, Laura Landsberg, Melody Diachun, and Clinton Swanson and his band. Tickets $20 Capitol Theatre or Eclectic Circus, $25/door. Silent Auction 6:30, Performance 7:30.
SALMO VALLEY ESTATES IS PROUD TO ANNOUNCE the opening of their new senior supportive housing units and family townhomes Nov. 1. Some limited rentals available please join us at our Open House, Nov. 2, from 12noon-4pm.
VICTORIAN HOSPITAL OF KASLO AUXILIARY SOCIETY HALLOW'EEN SPOOF: Oct. 25, 12noon-3:30pm at Kaslo Legion Hall. Come dressed up, prizes for best costumes. Marimba Band, Quilt Display, Silent Auction, Bake Table, Craft Table and Door Prizes. Sandwiches, treats, coffee, tea or juice. Tickets, $7 adult; $5 for 6 and under. See you there.
COUNTRY CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIRE, HUME HOTEL: Friday, Nov. 14, 10am-9pm; Saturday, Nov. 15, 10am-5pm; Sunday, Nov. 16, 11am-4pm. Admission $2. Join us for tea and support Nelson Friends of the Family, $5 includes Craft Faire Admission. Phone 250-352-5027.
TARZWELL FARMS: Locally grown & naturally raised beef available year round. Government inspected and government graded 'AA' or better, $4.10/lb hanging weight. This is custom cut & wrapped. Delivery to Nelson, Castlegar, and Trail available. 250-428-4316.