BAKER STREET BLUES BAND ALL-AGES DANCE: Silverton Memorial Hall, Friday, Oct. 20. Known as the Kootenays premiere "rocking blues dance band" they guarantee to keep the dance floor jumping. This Kootenay tour will be promoting their new CD of original songs. Show time 7:30pm. Tickets at the door: Adults, $15; Youth and kids, $5. Co-sponsored by the Slocan Lake Gallery Society, with support from the BC Arts Council.
COME EXPERIENCE THE LANGHAM HAUNTED HOUSE HALLOWEEN NIGHT! Tuesday, Oct. 31 starting at 6pm! Take a tour through the 'Special Spooky Pirate Show' created by ScreamDimension in the Langham theatre (enter at the backdoor) - if you dare! Admission by donation. www.thelangham.ca
HALLOWEEN DANCE: Saturday, Oct. 28 starting at 9pm, Legion Hall 502 Harold St, Slocan. Music by RUCKUS ROCKS. Tickets $12/ea at Mountain Valley Station in Slocan or phone 250-355-2672 to reserve. Prizes for costumes. The Legion welcomes members & guests!
LANGHAM GALLERY EXHIBITION OPENING: Friday, Nov. 3 at 7pm, 'GROUNDED' runs Nov. 3 to Dec. 17 with Nakusp artist, Debra Rushfeldt. She explores the ground of ordinary objects, like gardens, firewood, and reclaimed building materials, allowing the viewer to move outside the ordinary. Her drawings in charcoal are a direct process of charcoal pencil to paper, reflecting country living. Rushfeldt will give a short artist talk during the opening. www.thelangham.ca
LANGHAM'S ADVENTURE TRAVEL SERIES returns with 'Grand Traverses Of The Canadian Alps - 1973-76', Saturday, Oct. 28, 7pm. Amazing slide presentation on pioneering backcountry ski trips in the Purcell and Selkirk mountains. All on traditional wood Norwegian light touring skis - in the 1970s! By donation at the door, a Langham fundraising event. www.thelangham.ca
MEADOW CREEK COMMUNITY EVENT: Oct. 18 - Wednesday evening. The Hospice Society of North Kootenay Lake is offering a free public event. It can be very difficult to speak to others about our end-of-life concerns. "My Gift of Grace" is an interactive tool for gently beginning these conversations. In a small group setting we can begin to clarify our own personal values and move towards peace of mind and improving our quality of life. This is a great step towards making your own Advance Care Plan. Bring a friend or family member or come on your own. Online? Check out this enjoyable Gift of Grace three minute video: https://vimeo.com/165342966 This event is free, but you must email for details and to preregister. 250-353-2299 or email@example.com
SLOCAN COMMUNITY LIBRARY PRESENTS an Author's Reading this fall, featuring two writers: Barbara Curry Mulcahy of Slocan and Emily Nilsen of Nelson. Enjoy stories and poems in a comfortable setting, Sunday, Oct. 29, 1pm. Free event.
TEXAS HOLD'EM TOURNAMENT: Saturday, Nov. 4, Slocan Legion Hall, 502 Harold St, Slocan, starting at 6:30pm sharp. $30 Buy-in. Advance tickets at Mountain Valley Station in Slocan or phone 250-355-2672 to reserve. BC Gaming rules will apply. The Legion welcomes members & guests.
THE LANGHAM PRESENTS FREYA: Saturday, Oct. 21, 7pm. Captivating New Denver musical duo intertwines guitar virtuoso Noel Fudge w/concertmaster violinist Martine denBok playing uplifting, playful and timeless original compositions. Tickets $15 at Willow and Sunnyside, Kaslo. Doors open 6:30pm. www.thelangham.ca
The Langham presents Oliver Swain's LEONARD COHEN TRIBUTE: Saturday, Nov. 4, 7pm. Juno-nominated multi-instrumentalist Swain and celebrated BC singer-songwriter Glenna Garramone re-imagine Cohen classics and rarities in celebration of the legendary songwriter. Tickets $20 at Willow and Sunnyside, Kaslo. Doors 6:30pm, www.thelangham.ca
THE PARKS, RECREATION AND OPEN SPACES COMMITTEE invites the residents of Kaslo to attend the Village of Kaslo Waterfront & Parks Strategy Project open house to be held at the Kaslo Seniors Hall from 7-9pm, Monday, Oct. 23. There will be a short presentation at 7:30pm with opportunities for questions. This is a follow up to provide the public with outcomes from the initial open house.
THE POP-UP STORE WILL BE HAPPENING AGAIN this year in Castlegar, 277 Columbia Ave, starting Nov. 1. Looking for a few talented artists/artisans to join our group. Please contact Catherine, 250-365-6930.
THE WHOLE SCHOOL ENCHANTED FOREST WALK: Halloween, 5-8pm. Recommended ages 2-7. Chili, concession & hot apple cider. Contact Kristin at 250-226-6747 to reserve. $5/child. Wholesome treats provided by the friendly, enchanting characters visiting our magical school. Join us!
YOUTH, DECORATE YOUR YARD FOR HALLOWEEN: FREE crafting session at the Kaslo & District Public Library, Sunday, Oct. 22. 7-9yr olds, 10am-12pm. 10-13yr olds, 1-3pm. Please preregister, 250-353-2942 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsored by Columbia Basin Trust, Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance and RDCK.