BALFOUR KIDS KAMP: Aug. 7-10, join us for "Shipwrecked"; 4 days of games, crafts, music, stories & great fun! K-grade 6, $30/camper, $60/family. For info call 250-229-4412. Register online @ balfourcovenant.com
KASLO GUITARFEST 2018: Four great classical guitar events July 18 through 21. Tickets available at Sunnyside Naturals, Willow Home Gallery and at the door just before concert time. Check our display ad in this copy of Pennywise for details. 250-353-7600 or email@example.com
1ST ANNUAL WORD OF MOUTH RACE: Your mouth - our paper… and go! Who has the best chance of reaching 29,000+ shoppers first? Yes, we'll take bets… :) Pennywise 1-800-663-4619, Kaslo. Ask about our Full Colour Sale!
2018 SUMMER DAY CAMP REGISTRATION is now open through W.E. Graham Community Service Society! In Slocan July 16-Aug. 24. Contact 250-355-2484 or firstname.lastname@example.org to register. Some of the fun this year includes kayaking, skateboarding, hiking, river rafting & much more. Children aged 6-13 welcome!
6TH PASS CREEK GOSPEL MUSIC FESTIVAL, 2 NIGHTS: Friday, July 20, 7pm and Saturday, July 21, 6pm. Gospel rock, contemporary & traditional gospel music. Free admission, donations received. Info email@example.com
7TH ANNUAL ELEPHANT MOUNTAIN LITERARY FESTIVAL in Nelson, BC, July 12-15, featuring Susan Musgrave, Esi Edugyan and Steven Price, local wordsmiths, fascinating conversations, and much more! Info & tickets: emlfestival.com
A 2018 MAD PRIDE EVENT: (An arts festival for folks labelled mentally ill, family & friends.) True Colours Open Stage Cafe & Art Show at Expressions Cafe, 554 Ward St, Nelson on Saturday, July 14 from 7-10pm. Doors open 6:30pm. Come early to sign up to perform or submit visual art. Free snacks & drinks provided.
BALFOUR COMMUNITY PRESCHOOL: Starts SEPT. 24. 8 Spaces available for 3 & 4 year old students. Monday/Thursday mornings at the Balfour Covenant Church, 7741 Upper Balfour Rd. To register firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 250-352-0526.
BOOK SALE BY DONATION on July 14 at the Saturday Market in Kaslo from 10am-2pm. Fill up your bags to support the Kaslo & District Public Library. Gently used books will be gratefully accepted at the library for this FUNdraising event. 250-353-2942.
BOOK YOUR MOUNTAIN BIKING VACATION AND COME TO KASLO: Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018. 5 events - one day. 40km XC mountain bike; 20km XC mountain bike; 20km trail run; 8km mountain bike and 8km trail run. Something for the whole family. Register at www.iDIDaRide-kaslo.ca
ELLISON'S FREE WORKSHOP: Saturday, July 14 at 10am - Good fences make good animal neighbours! Learn different ways to install electric fences, and how they can be an ethical, economical and effective alternative to regular fencing. Workshop Special: 10% off all electric fence chargers!
FUN AND EXCITING SUMMER ROCK MUSIC CAMPS for newbies and beginners (7-14yrs) at Supercat Studios, Castlegar. Instruments included. July and August sessions. 250-365-1671. www.supercatstudios.com Book today! Sessions are filling up fast!
MUSICAL SCIENTIST Andrew Kim! A FREE children's performance on Friday, July 20, 4pm at the Vimy Park Gazebo, everyone welcome. Andrew makes instruments from ordinary recycled objects, explains the scientific principles of sound, and demonstrates as he creates his unique instruments. This will be a captivating and interactive event for all ages. The Library hosts Andrew Kim as part of his Kootenay Library tour. This event is brought to you by the Kaslo & District Public Library, the Kootenay Library Federation and the Community Fund of North Kootenay Lake.
SLOCAN SATURDAY MARKET: Everyone welcome! Featuring local farmers & artisans, live music, kids zone, Mexican concession stand. Every Saturday June, July & August, 10am-2pm, Expo Park, Village of Slocan, all vendors welcome, please contact 250-355-2635 or 250-355-2897 or just come!
UPCOMING SHOWS IN NELSON: June 20, The Boom Booms w/Tim Hurley and The Vultures; June 22, Blistered Earth (Metallica Tribute) w/Dealer; June 29, Major Funk and The Employment w/The Hilties; July 13, Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra w/guests; July 31, Amy Helm w/guests - and more to come! Full calendar and info at www.ontheroadmanagement.com
MOVING, NEED TO SELL: Solid maple buffet and hutch, $300; patio deck furniture, $100; coffee and end table set, $150; upholstered rocking chair, $50; 4'x4' dresser mirror, $50; 2 office/computer desks, $100/ea; 3000psi gas pressure washer, $400; Iron Horse air compressor, $80; Rug Doctor carpet cleaner, $250; food dehydrator, $50; almost Tiffany lamp, $50; table saw, $150; 3 ladders, wheel barrow, $50; his and her 10 speeds, $60/ea. 250-226-6768.
HAVING A PIG ROAST? We have sides of pork, any reasonable offer accepted, trades are welcome. Slocan Valley consciously raised pork, Organic feed, Wild Boar, Berkshire, Tamworth cross. 250-226-7037, email@example.com
SLOCAN VALLEY BLACK ANGUS BEEF: Sides $3.99/lb; ground beef special, $100 freezer packs; 50lb dog bones, $49.99, soup bones and organs. Government inspected. Home of the Happy Cows. Wayne Savinkoff, 250-226-BEEF.