Remembrance Day November 11,

Canadian Red Cross – Wildfire Quilt Raffle

View the quilt at View Point Art Gallery        -In support of the Canadian Red Cross with all proceeds going to victims of BC Wildfires in the Kootenay Region. – TICKET PRICES 1 for $2, 3 for $5, or 10 for $10 Draw Date: August 16 at 6:00 pm […]

Columbia Basin Culture Tour – August 10 & 11, 2019

Columbia Basin Culture Tour – August 10 & 11, 2019 a project of the Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance Columbia Basin: Get a fresh perspective on the local arts and heritage scene! The eleventh annual Columbia Basin Culture Tour is a fun weekend that combines a road trip with a customized cultural experience like no other. […]

Nelson Safe Water & Boating Event

Just an update on how things are proceeding for our upcoming Nelson Safe Boating Event to be held at Lakeside Park on May 25 from 10 am to 2 pm. This is a free community, family-friendly, event. This event is being held in support of the National Safe Boating Campaign which runs throughout North America […]

Kalein Hospice Centre

3rd Annual Festival of Lights attended by over 400 On December 4, 2018, over 400 guests gathered on the Kalein Centre grounds for the 3rd Annual Festival of Lights. Some of the highlights from the evening are pictured in the collage below.   This meaningful event is made possible each year through community donations and sponsorship. Kalein Centre extends […]

FREE Grant Writing Workshops 2019

Free Arts and Culture Grant Writing Workshops Columbia Basin – Want to learn more about how to apply for arts and culture grants delivered by the Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance? Attend a free workshop with Krista Patterson, who will share how to apply and what to expect from the application process. Individuals working in all […]

CKCA Arts & Culture Funding 2019

ARTS AND CULTURE GRANTS NOW AVAILABLE CKCA and the Trust announce 2019-20 programs Columbia Basin – Artists in all disciplines—as well as arts and culture organizations—are invited to apply for funding through the Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance (CKCA), which delivers the Arts and Culture Program on behalf of Columbia Basin Trust. The Trust has a longstanding […]

Nelson Killjoys Roller Derby – Holiday Fundraiser

Wishing you all a safe and peaceful Christmas Season

Happy Holidays from Kalein Centre

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