Kalein Centre

Dear Community and Friends, We would like to extend a heartfelt invitation to another series of Death Cafes at the Kalein Centre in Nelson. Kalein has hosted cafes since 2013, and is part of an Int’l movement of over 5000 registered cafes in 51 countries, that started in 2011. As the founder saw it, “Western […]


SUBJECT: Return to School   As the beginning of the new school year approaches, the Nelson Police Department would like to remind motorists to be mindful and pay extra attention to school zones.  The Nelson Police Department will be conducting enforcement near schools and in school zones to educate motorists on the importance of traffic […]

Kalein Centre -Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction for Care Providers

This course is designed with an understanding of the unique stressors faced by people working in healthcare and human services.   MBSR is an approach to personal wellbeing and professional practice, originally developed 40 years ago by Jon Kabat-Zinn at the Centre for Mindfulness at University of Massachusetts. In the decades since, it has been […]

Horoscope for August 2017 (Solar Eclipse Announcement for August 21st)

Horoscope for August 2017   Tip of the Month: In the big news for August is a Solar Eclipse scheduled to occur on August 21st at 11:30 am PDT. What is more is that it will be visible here in North Amerca especially in the United States with the path crossing from Atlanta to Oregon. Occurring at 28 […]

What’s Playing at The Civic – Aug 18 – 24

AUGUST 18TH – 24TH Buy Your Tickets Online The Emoji Movie Fri. Aug 18 – 20, Tues. Aug 22 Gene, a multi-expressional emoji, sets out on a journey to become a normal emoji. Directed By: Tony Leondis Writers: Tony Leondis (screenplay), Eric Siegel (screenplay) Stars: T.J. Miller, James Corden, Anna Faris 86 Min / English […]

Oxygen Art Centre

SUMMONING (NO WORDS) at Oxygen Art Centre Summoning (No Words), an interactive sound installation built from the female voice, opens August 25th at the Oxygen Art Centre.   The project, conceived and designed by Nicola Harwood, is a sound temple made up of original sung compositions contributed by a seven-member team of award winning Canadian female […]

Nelson Police Department Media Release

 Nelson Police Department Files of Interest   The Nelson Police Department had a fairly busy week so far with a noted increase in calls for service.   The Nelson Police Department has noted an increase in calls for service regarding transient camping within the city and debris being left behind by individuals sleeping outdoors.  The […]

Shambhala Music Festival Public Safety Announcement

Shambhala Music Festival Public Safety Announcement Saturday August 12, 2017- 3:00pm PST Due to the McCormick creek wildlife and after consulting with the local government Shambhala Music Festival Ltd. has decided to issue an early closure this year. While there is no immediate threat to the festival or its attendees, we believe it to be in […]