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Kootenay Gallery introduces Hidden Hero Project

Kootenay Gallery introduces Hidden Hero Project

Artist Claire Dibble is seeking nominations from the Castlegar area for a new portrait series.

  • May 31, 2018
Kootenay Gallery introduces Hidden Hero Project
The Florida Project wraps the Monday Movie series

The Florida Project wraps the Monday Movie series

This film is a deeply moving and poignant look at a childhood spent on a strip outside Disneyland.

  • Apr 10, 2018
The Florida Project wraps the Monday Movie series
Séan McCann will play the Castle Theatre in Castlegar on April 29. (Dave Howells)

Séan McCann to share intimate show at Castle Theatre

Séan McCann, a former member of Great Big Sea, has made some major changes to his life.

Séan McCann will play the Castle Theatre in Castlegar on April 29. (Dave Howells)
Sm:)e Band played the Robson Community School on Friday. Left to right: Avery Amores, Gabbie Evans and Veronica Amores. (Chelsea Novak/Castlegar News)

Sm:)e Band brings joy to Robson school

The students at Robson Community School were smiling after experiencing musical talents of a band.

Sm:)e Band played the Robson Community School on Friday. Left to right: Avery Amores, Gabbie Evans and Veronica Amores. (Chelsea Novak/Castlegar News)
The “Hen Party.” (Submitted)

Castlegar women launch 30th anniversary edition of cookbook

The “Hen Party” created Cooking without Mom in 1986 when their kids were striking out on their own.

The “Hen Party.” (Submitted)
Saucy musical cabaret comes to Rossland

Saucy musical cabaret comes to Rossland

The Rossland Council for Arts and Culture (RCAC) is pleased to announce “Bohemians in Brooklyn.”

  • Apr 5, 2018
Saucy musical cabaret comes to Rossland
Shaun Majumder

Cohost of This Hour to perform in Kootenays

Shaun Majumder will bring his own special brand of comedy to Nelson’s Capitol Theatre on June 15.

  • Apr 5, 2018
Shaun Majumder
Castlegar Spring Fling taking place April 28

Castlegar Spring Fling taking place April 28

Spring Fling is Saturday, April 28 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Kinsmen Park in downtown Castlegar.

Castlegar Spring Fling taking place April 28
Learn all about home energy efficiency at Green Home show

Learn all about home energy efficiency at Green Home show

The public is invited to attend an upcoming Green Home Show to learn more about energy efficiency.

  • Mar 29, 2018
Learn all about home energy efficiency at Green Home show
West Kootenay oenophiles enjoyed tasting wines from across the province at the Castlegar Sunrise 2000 Rotary Club 19th Annual Wine Festival on Saturday night. See our photo gallery on page A13. (Chelsea Novak/Castlegar News)

Castlegar Wine Festival introduces People’s Choice Awards

Those who attended the nearly sold-out event were able to vote on their favourites.

West Kootenay oenophiles enjoyed tasting wines from across the province at the Castlegar Sunrise 2000 Rotary Club 19th Annual Wine Festival on Saturday night. See our photo gallery on page A13. (Chelsea Novak/Castlegar News)
Rossland’s Giant Water Bug opened for Scenic Route to Alaska. Left to right: Brad Mackay, Austin Delaye and Louis Girardeau. (Chelsea Novak/Castlegar News)

Scenic Route to Alaska rocks Rossland

Friday morning started out rough for the bandmates of Scenic Route to Alaska.

Rossland’s Giant Water Bug opened for Scenic Route to Alaska. Left to right: Brad Mackay, Austin Delaye and Louis Girardeau. (Chelsea Novak/Castlegar News)
Greg Hill and Chris Rubens

Three Kootenay Gallery of Art events look to our mountains and the future of snow

What will our mountains look like in 2050?

  • Mar 22, 2018
Greg Hill and Chris Rubens
Castlegar Artwalk is calling all visual artists

Castlegar Artwalk is calling all visual artists

Are you looking for the opportunity to show and sell your work in a local business?

  • Mar 22, 2018
Castlegar Artwalk is calling all visual artists
The Maritime Kitchen Party is playing a dance hosted by the Rossland Rotary Club at the Rossland Miners’ Hall on Saturday, March 24. (From web)
The Maritime Kitchen Party is playing a dance hosted by the Rossland Rotary Club at the Rossland Miners’ Hall on Saturday, March 24. (From web)
Canadian Hall of Fame trio The Stampeders set to play Trail

Canadian Hall of Fame trio The Stampeders set to play Trail

“It’s hard to describe being in The Stampeders as work.”

Canadian Hall of Fame trio The Stampeders set to play Trail
Artist of the Year - Dawson Rutledge from Cranbrook.

Kootenay Music Awards handed out

We are so honoured to be able to promote local talent from around the Kootenays.

  • Mar 19, 2018
Artist of the Year - Dawson Rutledge from Cranbrook.
Swollen Members will play the Woods Nightclub in Castlegar on April 1. (Submitted)

Swollen Members are bringin’ it to Castlegar

Vancouver rap group Swollen Members is coming to Castlegar on April 1.

Swollen Members will play the Woods Nightclub in Castlegar on April 1. (Submitted)
Award-winning documentary coming to Castlegar

Award-winning documentary coming to Castlegar

Calling all lovers of photography and France.

  • Mar 14, 2018
Award-winning documentary coming to Castlegar
Winner of the Wine Glass Raffle, part of the Castlegar Sunrise Rotary 19th Annual Wine Festival, was Shauna Tarasoff of Mother Natures. She is pictured with Rotarians Alexia Turner (left) and Sandy Hartman (right). Alexia is the chair of the wine festival committee and Sandy is the committee member who sold the winning ticket. (Submitted)

Win tickets to the Wine Festival

Win a pair of tickets to the Castlegar Sunrise 2000 Rotary Club Wine Festival, on March 24.

Winner of the Wine Glass Raffle, part of the Castlegar Sunrise Rotary 19th Annual Wine Festival, was Shauna Tarasoff of Mother Natures. She is pictured with Rotarians Alexia Turner (left) and Sandy Hartman (right). Alexia is the chair of the wine festival committee and Sandy is the committee member who sold the winning ticket. (Submitted)
Maple Seed by Nathan Johansen. (David R. Gluns Photography)

Castlegar’s downtown sculptures ready for purchase

Which of Castlegar’s downtown sculptures has caught your eye?

  • Mar 5, 2018
Maple Seed by Nathan Johansen. (David R. Gluns Photography)