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2015 Winter Craft Fair

Join West Kootenay EcoSociety for our annual Winter Craft Fair! This one day event offers thirty local vendors selling hand-crafted artisanal products from clothing to body care, jewellery to preserves, and much more. All our vendors are local with locally-made products. EcoSociety Winter Craft Fair Nelson Central School Gym (811 Stanley St.) Saturday Decemeber 12/2015 10am to…

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2015 Seedy Saturday Update

Join West Kootenay EcoSociety for the annual seed swap and sale! Locally grown seeds are better suited to our local conditions than seeds cultivated in far off lands. Meet other growers, share tips and ideas, and find unique varieties not available in any store or catalog! If you have seeds to swap, please make sure they have a good germination rate. Please plan to label your seeds to let…

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2014 Winter Craft Fair

  Join West Kootenay EcoSociety for our annual Winter Craft Fair! This one day event offers thirty hand-picked local vendors selling hand-crafted artisanal products from clothing to body care, jewellery to preserves, and much more. All our vendors are local with locally-made products. EcoSociety Winter Craft Fair Nelson Central School Gym (811 Stanley St.) Saturday Decemeber…

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MarketFest Finale August 23

MarketFest returns for one more night in Nelson on August 23, 2013. From 6pm to 10pm, join the party on Baker Street. With 8 acts on 2 stages, more than 90 vendors, and the stunning setting of Downtown Nelson, this will be a night to remember. Please consider contributing $5 per person to help EcoSociety recover the costs from this event and support our programs. Kids get in free, and everyone is…

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Market Fest August Lineup

West Kootenay EcoSociety announces the entertainment lineup for the August MarketFest! After great crowds and good weather for June and July, we're excited for the grand finale of the 2012 Market Fest season. 6 - 6:40 Moving Mosaic Samba Band NDCU Stage6:45 - 7:45 Kenny Konrad & Friends8:00 - 9:00 White Lightning Blues Band9:15 - 10:15 Sunshine Drive Royal Stage6:45 - 7:15 Folk Fusion…

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Press Release on Jumbo Approval

For immediate release Mar 20, 2012 Local Groups Blast Jumbo Decision Responding to the province’s approval of the Master Development Plan for Jumbo Glacier Resort, local groups criticized the decision, saying that it is clearly a significant backwards step at this time when environmental concerns should be at the forefront. “In polls, petitions, and letters, thousands of Kootenay residents have…

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