Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre – December 02 – 08, 2016

Trolls, elves and Stooges run amok this week at The Civic. A great variety of programming for the beginning of December.  Fun for the whole family, Poppy (Anna Kendrick), the happiest Troll ever born, and the overly-cautious, curmudgeonly Branch (Justin Timberlake) set off on a journey to rescue their friends after the Bergens invade Troll Village. […]

5th Annual Breakfast with Santa

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre – November 25 – December 01, 2016

Eagerly awaiting your Arrival this week at The Civic. Denis Villeneuve has certainly “arrived” as a major film talent.  With Prisoners, Enemy and Sicario, (all screened at The Civic) under his belt, the French Canadian director is back with the 93% Certified Fresh, Arrival (PG), starring Amy Adams and Jeremy Renner. Linguistics finally gets its dues.  When mysterious spacecraft touch down […]

Horoscope for the Week: November 25, 2016

Tip of the Week:   Tip of the Week: The Sun entered Sagittarius under the complex light of the waning Moon on Nov 21st. This complexity can be described as the difference between growing to maturity versus decline and disintegration. It sounds negative but is simply the latter stages of a natural process. Yet, it […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre – November 18 – 24, 2016

The Wizarding World winds its way into The Civic Theatre this week. A fantastic full-week of screenings of, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, starring Academy Award winner Eddie Redmayne, which chronicles the adventures of writer Newt Scamander in New York’s secret community of witches and wizards seventy years before Harry Potter reads his book in […]

Horoscope for the Week: November 18, 2016

  Tip of the Week: All Hallows’ and Saints now fading into memory for yet another year, Scorpio season fast approaches its apex. Last week’s quadruple set of conjunctions including Sun-Moon-Mercury in Scorpio, Saturn-Venus in Sagittarius, Mars-Pluto in Capricorn and Neptune South Node in Pisces, are now in a gestation phase under the darkness of […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre – November 11 – 17, 2016

Have a Close Encounter with a pair of  Toms and your fellow Nelsonites this week at The Civic. We had very much hoped to bring in Arrival, the latest from Canada’s own Denis Villeneuve, on the break this week, but it was not to be (check back on either Nov 25 or Dec 2). So to steady your feet […]

NPD – Files of Interest

SUBJECT: Pedestrian Incidents   Over the past few days the Nelson Police Department has responded to and investigated two serious incidents of pedestrians being struck by motor vehicles.  Miraculously, none of the injured pedestrians have suffered life threatening injuries.  As the days get shorter and the driving conditions deteriorate with the coming winter, the woman […]