DECLUTTERING SALE: Everything from bedding to home repairs. Bedspread, sofa bed slip cover, small fridge, haircut kit, Fisher Price play pen, light fixtures, mouldings, etc. Too many to list, some free! Must call beforehand, 5242 Callbeck Rd. 250-352-0147.
USA - OLDTOWN YARD SALE, Saturday-Sunday, Aug. 17-18, 9am-5pm. Wall tent and frame, furniture, baseball card collection, clothes, misc, brand new cowboy boots for toddlers, children and youth. 512 S. Metaldale Ave.
BENT ON ART: Kootenay Queer & Trans Art Festival, Aug. 26-Sept. 1. "Creating Home: Claiming What's Ours, Dismantling What's Left" exhibition Aug. 26-Sept. 1, Bent On Art Reception with live performances, Aug. 31, 6pm-9pm, Bent On Art Market Sept. 1, 1:30pm-4:30pm and Onibana Taiko fundraising performance, Sept. 1, 7pm-9pm. Info: www.samontecruzstudios.com/bent-on-art
BENT ON ART: Kootenay Queer & Trans Art Festival, Aug. 26-Sept. 1. Register now to be a vendor at the Bent on Art Market, Sept. 1, 1:30pm-4:30pm, Hall St Plaza, Nelson (coincides with the Nelson Pride Parade) or to attend art workshops: Queer & Trans Life Drawing, Aug, 26-28, or Linocut Printmaking Basics, Aug. 29-30. Art Workshops run 1pm-5pm at Kootenay Studio Arts, Selkirk College, 606 Victoria St, Nelson. Space is limited! Info: www.samontecruzstudios.com/bent-on-art
CASA SILVERTON DANCE STAMPEDE: Aug. 23-26, 2019 in New Denver BC. Learn Social Ballroom, Country, Latin, Fusion, Swing and Argentine Tango. www.casasilverton.ca, Michael 250-358-2123 or firstname.lastname@example.org. No partner, or experience required.
IT'S GARLIC TIME AGAIN! Hills Garlic Festival on Sunday Sept. 8, 10am-5pm, in New Denver at Centennial Park. Garlic, Produce, Crafts, Food. Live entertainment by Mountain Station, The Vanir, Eldorado Hoedown, & Flydini the Magician. CONTESTS: Heaviest Garlic Bulb, Biggest Clove, Best Garlic Braid, Best Garlic Poem. Admission, $5. Children 12 and under FREE. Absolutely NO DOGS please. www.hillsgarlicfest.ca
JON STEINMAN AUTHOR OF GROCERY STORY: ˝The Promise of Food Co-ops in the Age of Grocery Giants˝ brought to you by the Kaslo Food Hub and Kaslo & District Public Library. Jon will be talking about his new book at the library Wednesday, Aug. 28, at 7pm. Free event. Books for sale. Book signing.
LA CAFAMORE IS THRILLED to be returning Kaslo with Mozart´s Divertimento in E flat major, Jean Francaix's Trio a Cordes and Richard Strauss' Variations on a Bavarian Theme. Violist Jeffrey Chow joins violinist Carolyn Cameron and cellist Maria Wang for this delightful evening of string trios. When: Saturday, August 24, 7:30pm. Where: St. Andrew's Church, Admission: $20, under 12- free. Cash only, please. Tickets available at door.
SLOCAN SATURDAY MARKET: Everyone welcome. Featuring local farmers and artisans, live music, kid´s zone and good food. Every Saturday in Aug., 10am-2pm, Expo Park, Village of Slocan. All vendors welcome. Contact Christina, 250-355-2635 or just come!
UNITED WAY OF TRAIL & DISTRICT PRESENTS the 5th Annual Storm the Stairs Run/Walk in support of the Trail Youth Centre, Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019. Start time rain or shine, 10am. Urban Hiking at it's best! Register today at www.uwtraildistrict.org/event/storm-the-stairs-2/
UNITY BRIDGE SUMMER SOCIAL: Saturday, Aug. 24, from 2-4pm. Refreshments and cookies at the Unity Bridge with parking in the Village Maintenance Yard. Bring your friends and neighbors. Rain or Shine! Come socialize and help us celebrate. Sponsored by K.O.R.T.S., Kaslo Outdoor Recreation & Trails Society.
UPCOMING SHOWS IN NELSON: Sep. 3, Sleep; Sep. 4, Hayes Carll w/Bob Sumner; Sep. 16, Tokyo Police Club w/We Are The City; Sep. 22, Buffy Sainte-Marie w/Guests. Full calendar and info at www.ontheroadmanagement.com
WILD WEST GALA: End of summer dinner/dance fundraiser Saturday, Aug. 24, 5pm-1am, Procter Hall. Music with TIM HUS! Happy Hour, 5-6pm. Pig roast dinner with community donated salads. Tickets available at The Procter Store and Gill n' Gift in Balfour. Adults $25, children under 10yrs, $12.50, dance only 8pm, $10/door.
FANTASTIC LOCAL FARMERS AND ARTISANS will be featured at Kaslo´s Saturday Market, 10am-2pm! Do you make, bake or grow something you´d like to sell? Email email@example.com for more information.
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.