MEDITATION CENTRE OPENING: Saturday, May 6, 11:30am-12:30pm. Joyfully Announcing the Opening of our Meditation Centre Please Join us for a Brief Introduction & short Meditation. Meditation: The gift we give ourselves so that we might fully live life in the moment...and Experience Causeless Love and Joy. Free (Followed with Food and Celebration! If you wish, feel free to bring a Potluck Dish) 1024 Green Ave, Trail, BC. 250-364-1893, email@example.com Please Call or email with any questions or concerns you might have.
JASON SCOTT'S DIAMOND FOREVER: A Celebration of Neil Diamond, Live In Concert at The Trail Legion, Saturday, May 13, 7pm. Tickets $25/person. Come & enjoy the show, will end in time to take in the Silver City Days fireworks. Tickets available at The Trail Legion, please call today 250-364-1422 to reserve your tickets. THIS SHOW WILL SELL OUT! Members & guests welcome!
4TH ANNUAL SPRING FARM FAIR! May 6, 11am-4pm, Pass Creek Exhibition Grounds. Three free seminars, Simplest Garden Ever Naturally, Bees in your Garden, Fun with Worm Composting, Free Horse Drawn Carriage Rides, concession & ATM on site. Looking for vendors of: Large & small livestock, poultry, rabbits, honey, fruit trees, bushes, bedding out plants, garlic, crafts, artisans & farming equipment, etc. Fair & Vendor information at www.passcreekfair.com. Incredible family day for new & experienced farmers to share & learn.
ACTIVE PLAY WITH YOUR CHILD! Join Samantha Zaytsoff at Parent and Child Time at Harrop Hall as she discusses the benefits of rough and tumble play, offers fun movement activities and games and other ways to support your active child. Free! Wednesday, Apr. 26, 10am-12pm. More info: firstname.lastname@example.org, 250-229-2167. A Kootenay Lake Family Network and Columbia Basin Alliance for Literacy program. Like us on Facebook: Columbia Basin Alliance for Literacy Kaslo/Balfour.
ANANTA PERFORMS for the Kaslo Concert Society on Friday, May 12, 7pm, St. Andrew's United Church. Advance tickets $20 at Figments, $22 at the door on the night of the concert. School age children are admitted free when accompanied by an adult patron. 250-353-7600 or email@example.com
GET YOUR SUMMER READING LIST READY! Kaslo & District Public Library brings 45 BOOKS IN 45 MINUTES to St. Andrew's United Church Hall, Thursday, May 4, 7pm. Celebrate great books with this fast paced, fun event! Free event, donations to the library accepted. Call 250-353-2942, email firstname.lastname@example.org for info.
GIRLS' EMPOWERMENT MOVEMENT PROGRAM (GEM) in Slocan, for girls ages 10-13. Saturdays: Apr. 22, 29, May 13, 20, 27, June 3. Art, games, activities & discussions about what's important to girls growing up. $30 for the whole series. More information or to register, contact Raina Gardner: email@example.com, 250-352-9949.
HARMONY CHOIR INVITES YOU to our Spring Concert 7pm, Saturday, Apr. 29 at The Bailey Theatre, Trail. Guest performers: Kootenay Women's Chorale, Rossland Glee Club, Steps Dance Centre, classical guitarist Ray Heberer, violinist Frances Nam, soloist Dawson Zanet. Tickets $18 at the Box Office, 250-368-9669 or online www.thebailey.ca For more info, 250-368-5125 or www.trailharmonychoir.ca
HIKE FOR HOSPICE - HIKE FOR LIFE: Sunday, May 7, 1:30pm, Kemball Building. Our main fundraiser of the year. Be part of a community-wide event to support hospice services in Kaslo and North Kootenay Lake. Scooter and wheelchair accessible route. Dogs welcome. Fun and prizes. Pick up pledge envelopes from businesses around Kaslo. For more information contact Hospice Office: 250-353-2299 or Margaret-Ann: 250-353-6802.
INTERGENERATIONAL CAFÉ: Apr. 27. Join Mt. Sentinel students for lunch and conversation -all ages welcome at this free event, co-sponsored by the Columbia Basin Alliance for Literacy. 11:30am-1pm at Mt. Sentinel Secondary School. Call Penny, 250-226-7605 for more information.
MARK YOUR CALENDAR! Winlaw School Annual SPRING FLING, May 6, 10am-1pm. Fun for the whole family! Kids Games, Concession/BBQ, Silent Auction, Plant Sale Table. Support Winlaw School innovative programs!
MOTHER'S/FATHER'S DAY GIFT-MAKING for ages 7-13. An opportunity to make some gifts for your loved ones, Friday, May 12, 3-5pm at the Kaslo library. Free program, snacks and materials provided. Please preregister, 250-353-2942 or firstname.lastname@example.org This program is brought to you by the Kaslo & District Public Library, Columbia Basin Trust, Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance and the Village of Kaslo.
NELSON'S 'DIRT FLOOR' PERFORMS at the Dam Inn, Saturday, May 13. Advance tickets at the Dam Inn or at the door. Doors opens 8:30pm, show at 9:30pm. $10/person. Original tunes, North Americana folk music to gritty rock & roll.
READY, SET, LEARN AT REDFISH SCHOOL! Inviting all 3, 4 and 5 year olds to come to the Kindergarten Room on Friday, Apr. 28, 9-11:30am. Enjoy crafts, activities, playtime and circle time with Mrs. Makeiv the Kindergarten teacher. Julia Blancher, Occupational Therapist and Natasha Kellett from Interior Health Dental will also be there. Register with Julie Poetsch: 250-229-2167 or email@example.com Offered by Redfish School and CBAL..
SPRING LITERARY TUNEUP: Kelowna novelist, artist and educator, Ashok Mathur, and Nelson poet, Emily Nilsen, read Friday, May 5, 7:30pm at Oxygen Art Centre, 320 Vernon St (alley entrance), Nelson. Free. All welcome. Celebrating 10 years of Oxygen's programming.
THE LANGHAM GALLERY PRESENTS: Vancouver artist Jeff Wilson's 'Back in the Eastside' (Main Gallery) and Kaslo's own 10 women-strong drawing group 'Openings' exhibition (Community Gallery). Opening event: Friday, May 5, 7-9pm. Exhibits run until Sunday, July 2..
The Langham Guest Artist Series Presents PETE SEEGER'S THE INCOMPLEAT FOLKSINGER, Saturday, May 13, 7:30pm! Musician/actor Mark Hellman shares the iconic folk singer's story in Seeger's own words and music. A unique solo performance combining theatre, storytelling, and music! $18 at Sunnyside Naturals & Willow Home Boutique. 12 and under FREE! www.thelangham.ca..
THE PASSMORE SENIORS ANNUAL PANCAKE Breakfast, Silent Auction & Plant Sale will be held this year on Sunday, May 7 (NOT Mother's Day) from 9am-12noon at the Passmore Hall. $10/Adults, $5/Children. All welcome.
THERE'S NO END TO THE MUSIC: Hear jazz saxophone legend Clinton Swanson with guitarist Doug Stephenson at a book launch for Tom Wayman's new Helpless Angels, poems about music. Friday, May 12, 7:30pm, Oxygen Art Centre, 320 Vernon St (alley entrance), Nelson. Admission by donation.
UPCOMING SHOWS IN NELSON: An Evening with Elliott Brood, Apr. 29; Okilly Dokilly w/Flat Outliers, May 5; Ron Sexsmith w/Jessica Mitchell, May 12; Moonface w/Siinai, June 6; Blitzen Trapper w/Marty Marquis, June 16; The Devil's You Don't w/guests, June 23; Heavy Airship w/Dirt Floor, Canada Day Celebration! July 1; Amy Helm w/guests, Sept. 20; The New Pornographers w/Born Ruffians, Oct. 1. Full calendar & ticket info at www.ontheroadmanagement.com