Art and Entertainment

The One or My Search for a Mentor

Sage connects with women from across the country, using "road mentors" to offer advice, inspiration and even nutrition guidance. 

Posted by Sage McBride on Mar 13, 2017 in Art and Entertainment

Kari Lehr

Never a particularly academic student, Kari found art class as a way to boost her grades and self esteem, but now surrounded by natural beauty, Kari is endlessly inspired.

Posted by admin on Feb 28, 2017 in Art and Entertainment

Top Five of 2016

As a new year dawns, one cannot help but look at the past year with sadness as well as joy. There were so many good movies to distract us from this political low point. Not all of them are particularly uplifting, but they are all excellent pieces of cinema, and worth your attention.

Posted by Andrew Vallance on Feb 20, 2017 in Art and 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 and 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 and 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 and 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 and 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 and 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 and 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 and 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 and 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 and 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 and 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 and 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 and Entertainment

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