Art & Entertainment

The Gifts of Imperfection - Let Go of Who You Think You're Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are. Your Guide to a Wholehearted Life. By Brené Brown, Ph.D., L.M.S.W.

A book sehdding a bright light on how to live a more authentic, whole-hearted, self-loving life. A perspective that's refreshing, wide eye-opening and encouraging as it leaves you seeing that joy can prevail, that self love is attainable, and that the road to compassion is where it's at.

Posted by Christina Ketchen on Feb 18, 2017 in Art & Entertainment

Band Parents

Realizing in 2010 with 40 shows to go, Shred Kelly began to adopt band parents. 

Posted by Sage McBride on Feb 15, 2017 in Art & Entertainment

Book Some Time in Fernie

There is no question, Fernie locals and visitors love being outside.

Posted by Carolyn Nikodym on Feb 08, 2017 in Art & Entertainment

Can You Say Stoked?

Shred Kelly is part of a stellar lineup of acts set to play the community centre for the annual Fernie Stoke Fest, hosted by Fernie Trails Alliance. It’s bigger and better this year, with two nights and an early evening all-ages show. 

Posted by Carolyn Nikodym on Feb 04, 2017 in Art & Entertainment

Janet McIntyre

There is a fluidness to metal. As pieces form and become tiny sculptures that are original and unique.

Posted by admin on Feb 01, 2017 in Art & Entertainment

Tech Resolutions

It’s a new year, traditionally the time for resolutions. It’s normal to make resolutions about personal, work, and family issues, but perhaps you have time for a few tech resolutions as well.

Posted by Kevin McIsaac on Jan 19, 2017 in Art & Entertainment

Mission: Your Soundtrack

Your purpose, your mission if you choose to accept, is to discover a new soundtrack to your life this year. 

Posted by Carolyn Nikodym on Jan 10, 2017 in Art & Entertainment

Digital Literacy Month

With this year's focus on digital literacy in honor of Literacy month, the Fernie Heritage Library has put together some special programming. 

Posted by Anonymous on Jan 10, 2017 in Art & Entertainment

Vince Mo

With his journey of photography beginning later in life, this artist uses people and the environment around him to inspire and evolve his art.

Posted by admin on Jan 02, 2017 in Art & Entertainment

Wintery Purpose

Even with road conditions setting her back, Shred Kelly’s Sage McBride is grateful everyday for what she gets to do and knowing the show must go on.

Posted by Sage McBride on Dec 29, 2016 in Art & Entertainment

The Gift of Reading

Recently we recognized that we spend substantially less time reading, as we routinely whisk our children off to bed. So, making an effort to not only read more, but to also have family story time. Here are three books that regularly make an appearance during storytime.  

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Dec 24, 2016 in Art & Entertainment

Get a Lift From Turboprop

As an instrumental band, Turboprop's pieces are named with specificity. But what comes first? The music or the name?

Posted by Carolyn Nikodym on Dec 01, 2016 in Art & Entertainment

Summer Breeze

For as long as she can remember, creating art has been at the essence of her being. A place where abstract meets realism and where colour is so exaggerated that it can’t be ignored.

Posted by Fix on Nov 29, 2016 in Art & Entertainment

Penny Dreadful

A series featuring battles between good and evil, with the well-known Victorian characters in constant struggle against the forces of darkness both internal and external.

Posted by Andrew Vallance on Nov 20, 2016 in Art & Entertainment

Winnie-the-Pooh by A. A. Milne

Winnie-The-Pooh is one of the classic children’s tales of modern literature. However, with the pervasiveness of the character in modern pop culture the original story of Winnie the Pooh has become lost to many.

Posted by Kyle Hamilton on Nov 18, 2016 in Art & Entertainment