2ND ANNUAL YOUTH ARTS & TALENT EVENT! June 18 at the Community Complex from 12-4pm: Youth Art Show! Youth Performance Show, June 19 at Millennium Park 12-9pm. Fun for the whole family! Live music and bands in the evening Yanive will call with the names by Thursday, at noon, fire dancers, DJ music, kids games, interactive art vendors, food, kids games, henna tattoos and more! Join us and support local youth!
SHARI ULRICH returns to the Castle Theatre (185 Columbia Ave, Castlegar, 250-365-0740) for a special solo concert, June 19, 7pm. Tickets $20 at Mother Nature’s 250-365-7750 and online at www.shariulrich.bpt.me
FRED WAH ‘Learning How to Swear Poetry in Chinese’. First talk of Café Langham Inspired Ideas Speaker Series of the year. Thursday, June 2, 7pm, Langham Theatre. Wah, Canadian Poet Laureate and order of Canada, will read and discuss poetry from ‘HIGH MUCK A MUCK: PLAYING CHINESE and from his recent book, SCREE: THE COLLECTED EARLIER POEMS 1962-1991. Fred Wah grew up in Nelson. Don’t miss our inaugural inspiring talk! $10 donation/door. Youth are free. 250-353-2661 or www.thelangham.ca..
FULL LENGTH TWO ACT COMEDY: "The Foursome" by Norm Foster plays at The Langham Theatre, Kaslo, June 9-11 at 7:30pm, with a Sunday matinee on June 12 at 3pm. When a game of golf becomes therapy for four old friends. Starring in alphabetical order: Matt Brown, Allan Hobden, Gary Schneider, Chris Webster, directed by Lynn van Deursen, technical support by Paul van Deursen. $15/ticket, available at Sunnyside & Willow. Call 250-353-2522 for info.
KOOTENAY GEM, MINERAL, FOSSIL SHOW & SALE: June 4 & 5, Saturday 10am-5pm, Sunday 10am-4pm, Castlegar Community Complex. Crystals, geode cracking, stone carving, wire wrapping, lapidary supplies. Dealers, displays, rock auction, gold panning, garnet screening, Chamber of Mines. Come see, learn & buy! Bring your mystery rock to have identified by geology professor.
KUIMBA CHOIR'S 5TH ANNUAL SPRING CONCERT, "For the Beauty of the Earth" with guests Nelson Barbershop Chorus. Karen Behn and new co-director Tamara SunSong will present music that celebrates beauty in all its forms. Friday, June 3, 7pm, Argenta Hall; Saturday, June 4, 7pm, St Andrew's United, Kaslo. Tickets: Sunnyside or at the door; adults $10, kids 12 and under free.
LARDEAU VALLEY SUNDAY MARKET in Meadow Creek begins! June 12 from 10am-2pm. Join us for a grand opening ART SHOW AND SALE. To be part of our show or to book a table please email email@example.com or phone 250-366-4470. VENDORS also wanted for Sundays until the end of September.
POP INTO SPRING! The Twin Rivers Community Choir fun-filled spring concerts run Friday, June 10 & Saturday, June 11, 7pm. Tickets at the door: Adults, $10; Seniors & children, $5. Castle Theatre downtown Castlegar. Concession & wine bar available.
ROSSLAND SUMMER MARKET SERIES every Thursday, from June 2-Oct. 6, 3-6pm, downtown next to the Credit Union. 100% local. Make it, Bake it, Grow it! Vendors with produce, value added foods, Kootenay artisans, live music, kid's activities, community information and fun! Accepting Vendors! www.rosslandmountainmarket.com
THE VIOLIN, VIOLA, CELLO, GUITAR & UKULELE STUDENTS of Stephanie Judy and David Stewart present their year end recital in the Sanctuary at St. Andrew's United Church on Thursday, June 16 at 6:30pm. Admission by donation to benefit the Kaslo Food Hub.
UPCOMING SHOWS IN NELSON: May 26, The Pack A.D. w/Immune 2 Cobras and Werewolves, Beware!; June 1, LSD & The Search For God w/Rainboard; June 8, BA Johnston w/Saint Mountain; June 9, Blue Moon Marquee w/The Eisenhauers; June 15, Plants and Animals w/Royal Canoe; June 18, Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra & Friends; June 24, Bend Sinister w/guests. Calendar and Ticket info at: www.ontheroadmanagement.com
WORKSHOP WITH MARIE GERVAIS: "Using the Virtues in Life and Business", Saturday, June 4, 10am-4pm, Best Western, Nelson. $50/person. Improve your communication skills and strengthen your relationships. For registration 250-505-6838, www.eventbrite.ca
“A CONVERSATION WITH JC FAULK ON BLACK LIVES MATTER”. Thursday, June 16, 7pm. A Café Langham Inspired Ideas talk with founder of the nonprofit, An End to Ignorance and member of Black Lives Matter. He facilitates workshops which address the pervasive impact of racism. Looking through the wider lens of American culture, he will share his personal experiences. $10 donation/door. Youth are free. 250-353-2661 or www.thelangham.ca
MOVING SALE: Saturday, June 4 & Sunday, June 5, 9am-4pm. Household goods & furnishings, silk flowers & crafts, lots of Christmas/Halloween village buildings and decorations, tools, wooden shaft golf clubs and much much more! Come see us at 7958 Birchwood Dr, Trail above the Waneta Plaza.
SUMMER IS COMING! It’s time for the Langham’s Annual Fundraising YARD SALE. Saturday, June 18, 9:30am-3pm, Kaslo. Drop off your good quality items (no clothes or toys please) on Friday, June 17 between 12-4pm. If you need pick up of larger items or you want to volunteer, contact Bob Stair 250-353-1754, Donna Cormie 250-353-9638 or the Langham 250-353-2661. Thanks for supporting the Langham!
TARZWELL FARMS: Top grade, locally grown & naturally raised beef, available year round. Price will be increasing to $4.95/lb hanging weight. Order by May 1st and we will honour the current price of $4.90/lb. Delivery to Nelson, Castlegar & Trail available. 250-428-4316..