Eco Society Update

Hello EcoSociety Members & Supporters,

Locavore’s Feast!

A fun and very local event, the 100 mile Winter Potluck will take place at the Vallican Whole Community Centre on Saturday January 23rd at 5:30pm.

Silent Auction
Licensed Event
Be creative! Bring your stories, songs, magic tricks, juggling or any talent to share with us […]

Separating In Connection

The following is a transcription of a dialogue between Shayla Wright, Eric Bowers, and Melody Greger.  It has been edited for easier reading.
Shayla: My name is Shayla Wright.  I’m a teacher and a coach, and I’ve worked with a lot with couples in the last ten years.  I’m here today with Eric Bowers […]

Belief

Belief

What we hold true in our minds tends to become true in our lives.  For example, if we believe that eating a healthy diet will make us healthy, then it likely will.  Each of us must honour our own beliefs by staying true to ourselves.  It is not a matter of right or wrong because […]

Drumming From the Heart

Next Drumming From The Heart Kootenay Community Drum Circle:

Tuesday Evening January 5th 2010:
@ Nelson North Shore Hall
@ 7:15pm/8:45pm, $7.00/$5.00
@ 675 Whitmore Road
@ Nelson BC Canada.
Happy New Year Drummers!
2010 – Wow! Sounds like a futuristic year and yet here it is! Here and Now! This isn’t just a new year – it’s a new decade! I trust all of you […]

The Movement of Love

I spent five days in August at a retreat in the mountains. Our theme was Everything Changes. We engaged in a number of different contemplations, meditations and inquiries. One of my favorite questions was, “Do I really know that I will not die today?” As you can imagine, to sit alone and really open to […]

SHSS Grad Fashion Show

GRECIAN RUNWAY, PRETTY PROM DRESSES & STANLEY HUMPHRIES 2010 GRADS = FUNDRAISER OF THE YEAR!
Ely’s Boutique and Kiss The Bride are teaming up with the SHSS grad council to produce a glam night of the latest prom trends
 
CASTLEGAR BC – On Thursday January 14, 2010 at 7pm SHSS grads will be producing a fundraiser to […]

Connecting the Dots

Spectrum Solutions Presents:
Parent Advocacy: Connecting the Dots with Pegg Davidson
Nelson
Wednesday, January 13, 2010
8:30 am to noon
Venue: Nelson & District Chamber of Commerce Meeting Room: 225 Hall St.

Who is Pegg Davidson?
Pegg has worked as a facilitator, educator and administrator with a range of stakeholders and diverse client groups. She has provided in-service and professional development to […]

Simplifying the Holidays

Last year a group of parents met to discuss Simplicity Parenting and the holiday season. Parents shared experiences and practices for navigating this season with our values and sanity intact!  Two main themes emerged:  dealing with the larger culture (including extended family) to stem the flow of ‘stuff’ and keep a consumer mentality at bay, […]