Pen Pal Club

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Libraries across the Kootenays are bringing back the lost art of correspondence. Join the club and we will match you up with someone to correspond with – either by email or the old fashioned way – snail mail. This is a great opportunity to encourage one another in a trying time! Here is how it […]

Kootenay Teen News

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The Kootenay Library Federation is introducing a Kootenay-wide newspaper created by teens for teens! Interested in getting involved? We need all sorts of content creators: writers reporters photojournalists We can teach you everything you need to know! Get in touch by emailing Melodie Rae at mstorey@nelson.ca

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Family Storytime

Nelson Public Library - lower level 602 Stanley St., Nelson, BC

Drop by the Library TUESDAYS at 10:30 for stories & more!

Kootenay Girls: A Mother Daughter Book Club for ages 11-13

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May 25, 6:30pm on zoom. CBAL and the library are teaming up to offer this book club! We will read The Barren Grounds by David Robertson. Register by emailing Sayre at sknight@cbal.org and copies of the book can be picked up at the circ desk at the Nelson Public Library.

Anecdotal Evidence: A Personal History of Candid Photography With Photographer Fred Rosenberg

Nelson Public LIbrary 602 Stanley St., Nelson, BC

With nearly four decades of photography on the streets of Nelson, Fred Rosenberg is something of a local legend. In this presentation he’ll talk about the nature and the craft of candid photography—journalistic, naturalistic, and street—and his own exploratory journey. He’ll illustrate his points with his own photographs, and with examples of work by photographers […]

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Book Babes

Nelson Public Library - lower level 602 Stanley St., Nelson, BC

Bring your 0 to 15 month olds to the Library for some rhymes, songs & stories! THURSDAYS at 10:30

Exploring Public Space

May 30 at 7 pm at the Civic Theatre *virtual option also available  Join your community for an evening of learning and conversation about Public Space.  Short video segments from experts and thought leaders showing creative and inspiring perspectives on public space will be shared. There will also be time for some conversation on what […]

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Family Storytime

Nelson Public Library - lower level 602 Stanley St., Nelson, BC

Drop by the Library TUESDAYS at 10:30 for stories & more!

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From the Heart Learning Circle: Book discussion of Love After the End: An Anthology of Two-spirit & Indigiqueer Speculative Fiction

TBA (possibly outside or by Zoom)

Love after the End is a bold and breathtaking speculative fiction anthology showcasing a number of new and emerging Two-Spirit and queer Indigenous writers from across Turtle Island. These visionary authors show how queer Indigenous communities can bloom and thrive through utopian narratives that detail the vivacity and enduring strength of 2SQness through its plight […]

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Family Storytime

Nelson Public Library - lower level 602 Stanley St., Nelson, BC

Drop by the Library TUESDAYS at 10:30 for stories & more!