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Kimberley Kaleidoscope workshop opportunities still available

The Kimberley Kaleidoscope arts & culture festival offers a variety of workshop opportunities for local artists and beginners in a variety of disciplines. Spaces are still available in most of these workshops and people interested in participating can contact the … > Read More

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Dancing like butterflies above the Platzl

On Thursday evening, August 7, as the Kimberley Farmers’ Market closes on Howard Street, the Kimberley Community Band will strike up in the Platzl in front of the Spirit Rock Climbing Centre and a unique evening of band music and … > Read More

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The arts are alive and growing in Elkford

The Elkford Art Studio opened in October 2012 hosting art classes that have included drawing, painting, pottery and sculpturing. These classes are well received by community members of all ages and skill levels. Community members are encouraged to explore their … > Read More

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Trust releases 2013/14 annual report

Learn more about Columbia Basin Trust and the activities it supports through its 2013/14 Annual Report. The annual report reflects the Trust’s performance for the year ending March 31, and details its financial investments, spending, and program and initiative activities. … > Read More

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Photo Finish begins July 31

Every year The Arts Station is graced with the works from the Fernie Visual Arts Guild during their annual gallery exhibit, and this year’s show is sure to impress! The Visual Arts Guild is an informal group of artists that … > Read More

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Trust seeks input on Social Strategic plan

In summer 2013, Columbia Basin Trust (the Trust) began discussions with Basin residents, communities and social sector stakeholders about the renewal of the Trust’s Social Strategic Plan. Input and ideas were generated through broad public engagement including online input, social … > Read More

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Killer Rollbots edge Barbs for EKRDL title

The Kimberley Civic Centre was abuzz with excitement on Saturday (July 5), as hundreds turned out to watch and cheer on their local Derby Girls skating for the East Kootenay Roller Derby League Championship Bout. After winning their first bout … > Read More

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Join Trust’s Enviro Grants Evaluation Committee

Columbia Basin Trust (Trust) is offering an exciting opportunity to Basin residents: to volunteer on its Environment Grants Evaluation Committee. Members will serve a three-year term and will review environment grant applications and make funding recommendations. For more information and … > Read More

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A bright day for Kimberley

It was fittingly sunny in Kimberley this morning (July 7) when dignitaries broke ground at the SunMine. The $5.3 million solar project, utilizing the southern slope of reclaimed Teck land on the eastern edge of the City of Kimberley, has … > Read More

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Invest Kootenay reaches milestone

Invest Kootenay continues to make gains in its mission to attract, retain, and expand business investment in the Kootenay region, announcing several achievements in recent weeks. Invest Kootenay is a regional partnership of Kootenay-region communities that have joined forces to … > Read More

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