Nelson CARES Society

2016 Seniors Fair a Big Success Kootenay Seniors Fair a Big Success! Over 350 seniors and friends turned out for the 2016 Kootenay Seniors Fair held September 30th at the Prestige Lakeside Resort & Convention Centre. Organizers Nelson CARES’ Kootenay Seniors Service Provider Group are thrilled with the turnout – and with how much fun […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre – October 14 – 20, 2016

Did Storks bring a bouncing baby to Bridget Jones? With the love interests of Patrick Dempsy and Colin Firth, and a 14A rating, I’m guessing that Bridget Jones’s Baby came by other means, but Storks (G), does share in on the action for this weekend/Tuesday run. Storks deliver babies…or at least they used to. Now they deliver packages for global internet giant Junior, the […]

Horoscope for the Week: October 14, 2016

  Tip of the Week: Full Moon in Aries is ever an exciting annual event. The fire element comes to a peak in Aries and it is best described as ignition fire. While adding some drive, Mars in Capricorn is especially emboldened by an applying conjunction with Pluto. The main theme while Mars applies to […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre – October 07 – 13, 2016

Off of one Blazing Saddle and on to a Magnificent other. Our Gene Wilder tribute and Western spoof yields way for a classic Western re-imagining.  The Magnificent Seven (14A), the quintessential ensemble Western film, based on one of the greatest Akira Kurosawa films, The Seven Samurai, is remade here by Antoine Fuqua, director of Training Day, which again features […]

Nelson Paranormal League returns

We’re back! Nelson Paranormal League returns The Nelson Paranormal League returns with new tours, stories and missions   Nelson BC – The Nelson Paranormal League has been hard at work gathering new stories and evidence for new up and coming tours.  This fall starts with Haunted Heritage Tour Streetcar #23 and will finish up with […]

Horoscope for the Week: October 7, 2016

  Tip of the Week: Mercury joins Sun and Jupiter in Libra on October 7th to produce a stellium. Libra is the sign of balance, equality, justice, fairness and the diplomatic and political process that achieving these ideals implies. Selfish ambition and rhetorical diplomacy masking ulterior motives is ever the enemy of these lofty goals […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre – September 30 – October 06, 2016

Come Hell or High Water, you will want to make it out to The Civic this week. An exciting split of American drama this week. 98% Certified Fresh on the old Tomatometer, Hell or High Water (14A) is an expertly crafted Western thriller.  Texas brothers–Toby (Chris Pine), and Tanner (Ben Foster), come together after years divided to rob branches […]


MEDIA RELEASE A busy week for Police and Bears   Nelson Police are still experiencing a great number of calls for bears in the City.  The bears are now being seen in all corners of the City and in greater frequency.  In a disturbing trend, Officers who respond to these complaints are often locating garbage […]