CORRECTED DATE! BALFOUR RECREATION COMMISSION NOTICE OF AGM: Will be held Tuesday, Sept. 24 at 7pm at the Balfour Community Hall on Busk Rd. A presentation on the BRC's new business plan will follow the AGM. All members and interested parties are welcome to attend.
ARGENTA FALL FAIR: Join us for a truly special fall equinox community tradition. Food/Craft vendors, acupuncture, activities, live music, bonfire, square dance, DJ dance party! Fun and festivity to be had! Saturday, Sept. 21, 12pm-late at the Argenta Hall.
FAMILY STORYTIME FRIDAYS: 8 sessions starting Oct. 11-Nov. 29, 9:30-10:30am. Join us for stories, songs, and crafts at the Kaslo & District Public Library. Free program for 0-5 year olds. Preregistration is appreciated, but drop ins are welcome. For more information email email@example.com or call 250-353-2942.
HEAR, HEAR: Howard White, publisher (of Harbour Publishing and Douglas & McIntyre Ltd.), poet and nonfiction author, speaks on how to get published. Wednesday, Sept. 18, 7:30pm, Oxygen Art Centre, 320 Vernon St. (alley entrance), Nelson. And Thursday, Sept. 19, 7pm, at the Nelson Public Library, 602 Stanley St., he reads from his newest book of poems, ˝A Mysterious Humming Noise˝. Admission to both by donation.
INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PEACE: Saturday, Sept. 21, 1 pm, Rotary Shelter, Lakeside Park in Nelson. Music, dances of Universal Peace, education. How climate change impacts our lives, and engagement for peace. A KAIROS initiative. Info, 250-352-9871.
LEGO CRAFTERNOONS at the Kaslo & District Public Library. Every Wednesday in October at 3:15-4:15pm. Love Lego and crafts! Join us for this fun, new after school program. We provide the Lego and craft supplies, you just bring your imagination and your friends. All ages welcome. Preregistration is appreciated, but drop-ins are welcome. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 250-353-2942. We gratefully acknowledge the financial support of the Community Fund of North Kootenay Lake and the Village of Kaslo.
MOTHER GOOSE STORY KITS PROGRAM for parents of young children! Create story kits for your family using a variety of simple crafting techniques! NO COST! Kaslo Family Centre Fridays, Oct. 4, 11, 18, Nov. 1, 9:30-11:30am. Childcare provided. Register with Barb Cyr at 250-353-7691 extn# 209 or email@example.com Offered by North Kootenay Lake Community Services Society with funding from the Province of BC and the Village of Kaslo.
PUBLIC MEETING: BC Seniors Advocate Isobel Mackenzie, ˝Challenges Facing Seniors˝. Friday, Sept. 20, 2019, 1:30-3:30pm, Trail Legion, 2141 Columbia Ave. Society for the Protection and Care of Seniors invites all to share concerns.
TEXAS HOLD´EM TOURNAMENT: Saturday, Sept. 21 at the Slocan Valley Legion Hall, 502 Harold St, Slocan. Starting at 6:30pm sharp. $30 Buy-in. Tickets at Mountain Valley Station, Slocan or phone 250-355-2672 to reserve. Tickets may not be available at the door. BC Gaming rules will apply. The Legion welcomes members & guests.
USA - FALL FUN RIDE & SCAVENGER HUNT: Sponsored by Ponderosa Chapter Back Country Horsemen, Saturday, Sept. 28, 9am-1pm. Riverside State Park Equestrian Area, 3402 Equestrian Lane, Spokane (see www.pbchw.com for directions). Join us for a fun ride through Riverside State Park, chili feed, door prizes, raffle, silent auction & music. Details & pre-registration form at www.pbchw.com Questions? Ken Carmichael, 509-466-2225 or firstname.lastname@example.org
VIRTUE TEA, local snacks & community arts & culture in the Koots. Please join us in an open conversation about arts and culture in the Kootenays. Introduce a topic of interest, or explore one of these suggestions: making connections through arts & culture; how to support one another as artists/arts workers; barriers to participation/making a living; access and representation; sustainability. Everyone welcome! Hosted by the West Kootenay Regional Arts Council. Sept. 26, 1-3pm. Free event, but space is limited so pre-registration is required. Register: https://onthetablebc.com/event/a37f38
˝WHAT COMES NEXT?˝ A conversation with Dr. Trevor Janz about what´s important to know as we move into the next part of our lives. Dr. Janz wants to hear and respond to your questions about dementia, caring for loved ones, advance care planning, etc. Saturday, Sept. 28, in Kaslo (Seniors´ Hall), 1:30-3:30pm and Argenta (Friends Meeting House w/potluck dinner), 5:30-8pm. Limited seating, RSVP is required to email@example.com or 250-353-2299. No charge to attend, donations to our local Hospice Society of North Kootenay Lake are welcomed.
15TH ANNUAL KOOTENAY-COLUMBIA CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIRE: Castlegar Community Complex, Friday, Nov. 8, 10am-8pm and Saturday, Nov. 9, 10am-5pm. Now accepting applicants. For information email firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
ESTATE/MOVING SALE: Till Sept. 20. 1353 Columbia Rd, Castlegar. Everything must go, no reasonable offers refused! Power tools, furniture, boat trailer, etc. Plus 2001 Chevy Impala, only 108,000kms, $3500obo. Weekdays 3-7pm, weekends, 9am-7pm. 250-365-8235.