DENTAL HYGIENE DAY IS RETURNING TO KASLO! Saturday, March 2, at the Sentinel with Liz-Ann, dental hygiene practitioner. Experience oral health and be empowered to stay healthy. Bookings start at 7:30am. Contact Dustin at 250-505-8159, or Email firstname.lastname@example.org All proceeds go to the Smile Mission Oral Health Outreach Society.
KASLO CONCERT SOCIETY PRESENTS versatile cellist Josephine van Lier on Friday, March 1, 7:30pm at St. Andrew's United Church. Advance tickets $20 available at Figments. Rush tickets $22 at the door. School age children admitted free when accompanied by an adult patron. 250-353-7600, email@example.com.
AUTHOR BRIAN D'EON READS FROM HIS BOOK - BIG LEDGE: The Triumphs and Tribulations of Robert E. Sproule. This FREE EVENT takes place on Tuesday, Mar. 5 at 6:30pm. Join us at the Kaslo & District Public Library for the first of the 2019 Author Reading Series. Refreshments!
FOR OUR EARTH: PRAISE HIGH OUR COASTAL HEROES, April 14, 10am-4pm at the Brilliant Cultural Center, Castlegar. Inspirational speakers, live music, prayers for our Earth, silent auction fundraiser for the Coast Protectors, vegetarian potluck featuring Sundance Chief, Reuben George, Tsleil-Waututh Nation; Kat Roivas, Chepewa-Cree Nation; and Romilly Cavanaugh, former Environmental engineer of Trans Mountain Pipeline. By donation, spread word on Facebook, www.facebook.com/events/403795560357523/ To donate to the silent auction, volunteer or for more info, contact 250-608-0773 or firstname.lastname@example.org
GRIEF AND LOSS SUPPORT GROUP IN KASLO: For 6 weeks, Thursday afternoons, 1-2:30pm, beginning Feb. 28. When someone you love has died you will experience your own form of mourning that can be full of many different and difficult emotions. No words can take away the pain, but trained facilitators and a supportive group can be companions on your journey. You can learn to adjust to the loss and also regain hope and energy for the future. This group is offered free of charge by the Hospice Society of North Kootenay Lake with thanks to the Victorian Hospital of Kaslo Auxiliary, Columbia Basin Trust and the Sovereign Order of St. John. For exact dates, more information, and to register ahead call Chelsea at Hospice. 250-353-2299.
HERITAGE WEEK CELEBRATION SUNDAY, FEB. 24: Heritage Walking tour starts 1pm at The Langham and visits heritage buildings in lower Kaslo. Heritage displays 1-4pm in 3 locations: The Jury Room upstairs in City Hall building with a trophy collection acknowledging sport and garden winners of the past; The Langham with display of blacksmith tools and more; SS Moyie Visitor Centre with a display of "What is it?", tell us what we have found. Warm up with hot drinks and cookies at The Langham and the Visitor Centre. Kootenay Lake Historical Society and The Langham. 250-353-2563.
iDIDaRide & RUN XC MOUNTAIN BIKE & TRAIL RUNNING EVENT in and around beautiful Kaslo, BC is back Saturday, Aug. 10. Enter the 40km Mt Bike; 20km Mt Bike or Trail Run; or the 8km Mt Bike or Trail Run. If you register for the 40km or either of the 20km events before Apr. 1, you'll get a FREE event T-shirt. Something for the whole family! Book your weekend off now! We'll leave you breathless! Register online at www.iDIDaRide-kaslo.ca
IT'S COLD OUT THERE! And on Feb. 23, Coldest Night of the Year 2019, the PennywiseWalkers team is going to do something about it. Our 8 person team will be walking - together with thousands of Canadians across the country - in this family-friendly walk that raises money to support and serve hungry, homeless, and hurting people and families in our community. Please help, if you can, by visiting this link and making a donation to the PennywiseWalkers. https://secure.e2rm.com/registrant/TeamFundraisingPage.aspx?teamID=84512...
KASLO BUILDING'S ANNUAL LEGO CONTEST! This year's theme, 'Outer Space and Beyond!' Open to all ages! Drop off your creations between Feb. 18 & 22. Judging results will be announced Feb. 23 at 3pm, please come in to receive your prize. Prizes are for most creative, customer choice and participation. Vote for our customer choice award before 3pm Saturday, Feb. 23. Call us with any questions. Kaslo Building Supplies, 250-353-7628. Have fun!
KASLO SEEDY SUNDAY: Feb. 24, 10am-1pm at 500 4th St, Kaslo Heritage Hall. Find local seeds, bedding plants, soil starting mix, herbal medicines and more. Enjoy snacks and lunch items at our Seedy Cafe. A North Kootenay Lake Community Services event.
KOOTENAY LAKE FAMILY NETWORK FUNDRAISER: Family Movie Night! Join us on Friday, March 1 at 5pm at the Procter Hall. 5:30pm: Short - Room on the Broom; 6:30pm: Feature film - Brave. Concession available including pizza. Like us on Facebook. www.kootenaylakefamilynetwork.weebly.com
UPCOMING SHOWS IN NELSON: Feb. 21, DJ Logic + Skrath Bastid; Feb. 23, Coldsmoke Powderfest Afterparty; Mar. 15, Delhi 2 Dublin w/Guests; Mar. 20, Carlos Del Junco & The Blues Mongrels; Mar. 21, Buckman Coe Tonye; Mar. 22, Shakey Graves with Guests, The Capitol Theatre; Mar. 26, Donovan Woods & The Opposition w/Katie Pruitt. Full calendar and info at www.ontheroadmanagement.com