Art & Entertainment

Based on a Real Interview

When a band takes on the name “Greek Riots,” they have to expect being asked for an explanation.

Posted by Carolyn Nikodym on Nov 08, 2016 in Art & Entertainment

Pruthvi Harshan

With an amazing community of many talented artists, ColourMe Fernie is a way to stand out in this exceptional crowd.

Posted by Fix on Oct 31, 2016 in Art & Entertainment

Who Moved My Cheese? By Spencer Johnson

Who Moved My Cheese? is an allegory about change, change in work, in life, in family situations.

Posted by Randal MacNair on Oct 24, 2016 in Art & Entertainment


An all female trio brings the Ghostbusters back to the big screen.

Posted by Andrew Vallance on Oct 21, 2016 in Art & Entertainment

Slavka Kolesar

Illustration work growing out of her background in visual art and love of books. Collaborative in nature, illustrating creates opportunities for her to contribute to projects she cares about.

Posted by Fix on Oct 01, 2016 in Art & Entertainment

To Change is Human

There are a lot of cliches about the idea of change but they don’t capture the fact that while we are constantly changing, we, individually, are the constant in the change and Elessar Thiessen is no exception. 

Posted by Carolyn Nikodym on Sep 30, 2016 in Art & Entertainment

The Jungle Book

The most recent version of the story to grace the big screen is also live action, but with a large dose of CGI. It follows the plot of the 1967 animated film including many of the songs featured in that movie. In this adaptation Neel Sethi plays Mowgli. 

Posted by Andrew Vallance on Sep 25, 2016 in Art & Entertainment

The Whole Brain Child

A fantastic resource for parents, teachers or anyone who works with children. Compared to child-rearing books that subscribe to specific methods or approaches, this book provides 12 strategies based on current research in the area of brain development and neuroscience.

Posted by Rusan Polacik on Sep 18, 2016 in Art & Entertainment

Echo Nebraska

We’re coming off of a summer of great live music in Fernie, thanks to Wapiti, the Wednesday Socials and the offerings from the regular venues. In this back-to-school month, back-to-routine month, don’t forget to do something for yourself. More music!

Posted by Carolyn Nikodym on Sep 13, 2016 in Art & Entertainment

Allison Pace and Katie Lane

First crossing paths in 2011, Allison and Katie quickly discovered they made an excellent team and bonded over similar upbringings, schooling, sense of humor, and love of music.

Posted by Fix on Sep 10, 2016 in Art & Entertainment

The Wisdom of Yoga: A Seeker’s Guide to Extraordinary Living by Stephen Cope

A fantastic book that introduces people to the real reason why yoga is so important: finding peace of mind.

Posted by Francesca Ter P... on Aug 23, 2016 in Art & Entertainment

New Festival in Fernie this Fall

The Coal Creek Boys, this year's headliner.

Posted by Fix on Aug 17, 2016 in Art & Entertainment

Green Room

The misadventures of a struggling punk band called The Ain’t Rights in the 21st Century who are persuaded to play in a venue run by an organization of far right skinheads in the backwoods of Oregon.

Posted by Andrew Vallance on Aug 14, 2016 in Art & Entertainment

Patricia Moore

Inspired by nature and doing yoga, this artist uses various mediums to find new ways of producing art.

Posted by Fix on Aug 08, 2016 in Art & Entertainment


This year’s lineup promises to deliver your new favourite band – which is always a benefit to a well-curated festival. Get ready to party!

Posted by Carolyn Nikodym on Aug 04, 2016 in Art & Entertainment