From the Blog

West Kootenay EcoSociety's Annual Membership Drive runs April 21-May 21 this year. Support our work and become a member today! This year we're asking members to consider becoming monthly donors...
Wednesday, May 25 @ 6:30pm Nelson Climate Action Town Hall > RSVP < Join your community to prepare for the Nelson town hall, hosted by MP Wayne Stetski, on Canada's...
by Diana van Eyk I love being a member of the EcoSociety for a whole raft of reasons. On the practical side, it's an extremely effective organization. Here are some...
by Alon Gelcer I've lived in the West Kootenays for 25 years and I believe we are some of the lucky few that still have an incredible thriving ecosystem that...


2016 Annual General Meeting

Members of West Kootenay EcoSociety are invited to our 19th Annual General Meeting on May 12, 2016. Enjoy live music and light snacks, and meet our new Executive Director, Montana...Read more

2016 Cottonwood Market opening

2016 Cottonwood Community Market season will be reopening every Saturday starting on May 14th and run through to October 29th. Every Saturday at Cottonwood Falls Park, Cottonwood Market features live...Read more

Nelson Garden Festival

Always on Mother's Day Weekend, the 15th Annual Nelson Garden Festival happens on Saturday, May 07th, 2016, 10-3 pm, 200 block of Baker Street and Kootenay Street in downtown Nelson...Read more

Spring Market - April 16

Come and enjoy the wonderful flavors, smells and tastes of locally grown, baked and hand-made goods at the last of the new EcoSociety Winter/Spring Markets! Lots to choose from with...Read more