Community Calendar

Community events calendar for the week of Feb. 4, 2016

  • Feb. 2, 2016 12:00 p.m.

February 4 Recycling Day in Nakusp! Leave your recycling on the curb in clear blue bags, for 7 a.m. pick-up.

February 4 Mother Goose @ Nakusp Public Library. Free drop-in for ages 0-3 and their parents/caregivers. Songs, Rhymes,and snacks. 10 to 11 a.m.

February 4 Strong Start @ Nakusp Strong Start Building in NES. 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Free drop-in school-based early learningprogram for children age 0-6.

February 4 Nakusp T’ai Chi @ the Legion 10 to 11 a.m. Call Ruth 265-3353.

February 4 Public Skating/Toonie Hockey @ Nakusp & District Arena. 11:30 to 5 p.m.

February 4 Nerd Night-Game Night @ Nakusp Youth Centre. 6 to 10 p.m.

February 4 Bingo @ Nakusp Legion. 6:30 to 10 p.m.

February 4 Darts Night @ Nakusp Legion. 7 to 10 p.m.

February 4 African Drumming Group @ Move on the Kusp at 7:15 p.m. Bring your own drum. New drummers welcome.

February 4 Drop-in Badminton for adults and NSS Students @ NSS Gym. Every Tuesday & Thursday, 7 to 9 p.m. Bring your ownracket and non-marking inside shoes. Beginners welcome! $3.00 drop in fee. For more information contact Lee-Anne @ 265-3326.

February 5 Strong Start @ Nakusp Strong Start Building in NES. 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Free drop-in school-based early learningprogram for children age 0-6.

February 5 Toonie Hockey @ Nakusp & District Arena. 11:30 to 2 p.m.

February 5 Public Skating/Toonie Hockey @ Nakusp & District Arena. 2 to 5 p.m.

February 5 Farmer’s Market @ Old Fire Hall Collective, Nakusp. 1 to 6 p.m.

February 5 Drop in @ NYC. 3 to 5 p.m. Handmade Valentines.

February 5 Games Night @ Nakusp Legion. Come play Wii, darts, pool, or bring a game from home. Bring a friend or twoalong. 7 to 10 p.m.

February 6 Farmer’s Market @ Old Fire Hall Collective, Nakusp. 10 to 2 p.m.

February 6 Community Choir practice @ Saddleback Church. 1 to 2:30 p.m. For ages 19 years and up. Cost is $7 on your firstpractice only. For more information contact Marilyn Massey @ 250 265-4087.

February 7 AA Meeting 5 to 6 p.m @ the Terra Pondera Clubhouse in Nakusp. For more information call 265-4216.

February 8 School District 10 (Arrow Lakes) Closed for Family Day.

February 8 BC Transit Bus to Nakusp Hot Springs. Cancelled for Family Day.

February 8 Bridge @ Nakusp Senior’s Centre, every Monday 1:30 to 4 p.m. Cost is $2.50, and beginners welcome.

February 9 Public Skating/Toonie Hockey @ Nakusp & District Arena. 11:30 to 5 p.m.

February 9 Nakusp T’ai Chi @ the Legion 10 to11 a.m. Call Ruth 265-3353.

February 9 Village Council Meeting @ Nakusp Village Office. 6:30 p.m. Public is welcome to attend.

February 9 Drop-in Badminton for adults and NSS Students @ NSS Gym. Every Tuesday & Thursday, 7 to 9 p.m. Bring your ownracket and non-marking inside shoes. Beginners welcome! $3.00 drop in fee. For more information contact Lee-Anne @ 265-3326.

February 9 The Articulators Toastmasters Meeting @ Nakusp Selkirk College at 7 p.m. Meetings include training, introductions,speeches, evaluations, jokes, timing, refreshments. Public always welcome to attend our meetings.

February 10 Toonie Hockey @ Nakusp & District Arena. 11:30 to 2 p.m.

February 10 Public Skating/Toonie Hockey @ Nakusp & District Arena. 2 to 5 p.m.

February 10 Poker Night @ the Leland Hotel. It’s free and beginners are welcome. 7 p.m. start. For more information contactDan @ 265-3314.

February 10 AA Meeting from 7 to 8 p.m. @ the Terra Pondera Clubhouse in Nakusp. For more information call 265-4216.

Upcoming Events:

February 13 Soup & Bun @ Nakusp United Church. 11:30 to 1 p.m. Lunch by donation, proceeds go to outreach in thecommunity.

February 17 MeInc, a free workshop for aspiring entrepreneurs @ Selkirk College Nakusp. 6:30 to 8 p.m. Registration isrequired. 1-855-510-2227.

February 18 Recycling Day in Nakusp! Leave your recycling on the curb in clear blue bags, for 7 a.m. pick-up.

February 20 Mitch Zorn Fundraiser Concert @ Nakusp Auditorium. 7 to 8:30 p.m.

 

Just Posted

More burning prohibitions rescinded in southeast B.C.

Category 2 and 3 fires will be permitted in Southeast Fire Centre as of 1p.m. on Wednesday.

B.C. parents leery of HPV cervical cancer vaccine

Provincial registration uptake among lowest in Canada

Municipal spending outpaces population growth 4-fold in B.C.: report

Canadian Federation of Independent Business has released its annual operational spending report

Winlaw preemie survives smoky birth

GoFundMe Campaign started for West Kootenay family with preemie baby.

Youth on the Loose: Centre takes trip to Whatshan Lake

The trip was organized by the Nakusp and Area Youth Network

VIDEO: Neighbours fear impact of B.C. tent city residents

Greater Victoria residents opposed to campers voice concerns at provincial campground

Tilray Inc sees $10-billion in market cap go up in smoke

Tilray’s share price closed at $123 US on Friday, a decline from its intraday peak of nearly $300 US earlier in the week

Breast density to be included in mammogram results across B.C.

The information is crucial in proactively reducing the risk of breast cancer, doctors say

Canada to boost support for riskier forms of renewable energy: minister

A $30-million contribution to a $117-million tidal project hopes to harness the immense power of the Bay of Fundy

B.C. watching Trans Mountain review, George Heyman says

Court decision stalling pipeline ‘validates’ environmental concerns

Browns beat streak, win first NFL game in 635 days

Baker Mayfield erased any doubts about why the Browns selected him with the No. 1 overall pick

New silver collector coin features Indigenous dancer

New silver collectors coin captures fast-paced energy of an Indigenous powwow

VIDEO: Replica Haida totem pole raised at B.C. park

‘Reconciliation ceremony’ will include SFN leaders, provincial politicians

B.C. woman with autism has scooter stolen from SkyTrain station

Kayla Polege purchased scooter after ‘shutdowns’ on transit

Most Read