Arts and Culture

Event Date: 
Saturday, February 27, 2021
Time: 
10:00am

Join The Fernie Arts Station for their new Gallery Exhibit Expressions in Thread and meet the artist, Sam Sedlowsky, who will be on site that day.

Masks are required in The Arts Station and contact tracing is in effect for attendees. Please remain at home if you are sick or have been in contact with someone with covid.

Event Date: 
Thursday, February 25, 2021
Time: 
7:00pm

Join The Fernie Arts Station virtually via Zoom for Sam Sedlowsky's Gallery Show 'Expressions in Thread' Grand Opening! Register for free to get the zoom link.

Sam is excited to share her love of fabric in a unique medium.  

Event Date: 
Friday, February 26, 2021
Time: 
10:00am - 12:30pm

* Masks are required in the building *

Rachel Behan and Heather Senior offer funky arts based projects, with chilled out vibes! A new project each week, each with valuable creative learning outcomes.

  • The workshops are suitable for kids aged K-G6
  • Morning only: 10am-12:30pm 
  • Morning $28.
  • All activities take place at the Arts Station
  • All arts supplies are provided

Register online.

Event Date: 
Friday, February 19, 2021
Time: 
10:00am - 12:30pm

* Masks are required in the building *

Rachel Behan and Heather Senior offer funky arts based projects, with chilled out vibes! A new project each week, each with valuable creative learning outcomes.

  • The workshops are suitable for kids aged K-G6
  • Morning only: 10am-12:30pm 
  • Morning $28.
  • All activities take place at the Arts Station
  • All arts supplies are provided

Register online.

Event Date: 
Friday, February 12, 2021
Time: 
10:00am - 12:30pm

* Masks are required in the building *

Rachel Behan and Heather Senior offer funky arts based projects, with chilled out vibes! A new project each week, each with valuable creative learning outcomes.

  • The workshops are suitable for kids aged K-G6
  • Morning only: 10am-12:30pm 
  • Morning $28.
  • All activities take place at the Arts Station
  • All arts supplies are provided

Register online.

Event Date: 
Friday, February 12, 2021
Time: 

From Spalding to Abdou: A history of books from and about Fernie, their authors and inspiration.

The stories that have been written in and about Fernie record our history, our lifestyle and our hopes and dreams. The collection of published works includes a wide range of genres from children's books to researched historical texts, novels, memoirs, poetry, anthologies and guides.

Along with supporting materials from the Museum and community, Stories from Fernie celebrates Fernie's literary heritage.

Event Date: 
Monday, February 1, 2021
Time: 

If you are solo artist looking to exhibit in The Arts Station Gallery, the call for entry is open Dec 3rd until February 1st 2021. Read the Gallery 2021 info here before applying. They would also recommend attending professional development for artists sessions in January ahead of completing your application.

Event Date: 
Saturday, February 6, 2021

February Artist: Wild Wolves Design

Brock and Erika Hornquist are siblings from Fernie who are inspired by their natural environment. Together they combine their interests of woodworking, design and the new technologies of laser cutting  to explore different techniques and mediums at multiple scales. 

There’s a moose on the loose at the Nordic Centre! Head on over to try to find the large-scale moose installation created by Wild Wolves Design. 

Launch: February 6th

Event Date: 
Thursday, January 28, 2021
Time: 
7:30pm - 8:30pm

This will be reading will be done via zoom. Email information@fernieheritagelibrary.com for more information.

Visit the Fernie Heritage Library website for more information on this event and many others.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, January 26, 2021
Time: 
7:30pm - 8:30pm

Hurry Home by Roz Nay and hosted by Nelson Public Library (via Zoom). For more info call 250-423-4458 or email information@fernieheritagelibrary.com.

Visit the Fernie Heritage Library website for more information on this event and many others.