Mark your calendars! The Wildsight Creston Valley Branch AGM will be held on March 1, 2019 at 7 pm at the Rotacrest Hall. We will provide an update on exctiting activities and achievements in 2018, our plans for 2019, and will entertain you with an interesting guest speaker.
Event Branches: Creston Valley
Get your tickets here. Join the Creston Valley Branch of Wildsight for the 5th annual Wild and Scenic Film Festival, an evening of outdoor adventure, at the at Prince Charles Secondary School Auditorium on Sat. Feb. 2, 2019. Shows start at 7:00 pm. Door prizes include two one-hundred dollar gift certificates from Mountain Equipment Co-op … Continued
Join us for an exciting evening with Creston’s Outdoor Photography Show where local photographers will present pictures of stunning local scenery. The event is held at the Prince Charles Secondary School from 7-9 pm, doors open at 6:30 pm, tickets are $ 10 at the door. Presenters: Jeff Banman Justin Vance Andrew Bibby Jesse Moreton … Continued
The community of Moyie is working through the creation of its Official Community Plan (OCP). One of the key issues that has been raised by residents in this process is the future of the Moyie Narrows and options to preserve it. The Moyie Narrows are a ~3km stretch of river linking the north and south … Continued
A year-round backcountry tenure for heli-skiing, heli-biking and heli-hiking and more is proposed for the heart of the south Purcell wilderness. Covering 700 square kilometers, it stretches from the mountains just above Kootenay Lake all the way to St. Mary’s Lake near Kimberley. The proposal has been put forward by adventure tourism operator Retallack, and … Continued
Join us from May 10th to 12th, 2019 to explore the wonderful bird biodiversity of the Creston Valley. Besides guided birding tours and family friendly kayaking on the Kootenay River, events include night outings, art workshops and visits to local food producers. Keynote speaker Dr. David Bird will present Saturday night “Watching Birds Naked”, a … Continued
Get your tickets here! The Creston Valley Branch of Wildsight is hosting the 4th annual Wild and Scenic Film Festival Feb. 3, 2018, at 7:00 pm. at the Prince Charles Secondary School auditorium. 13 outdoor and adventure films are featured from humble bumblebees to traversing the Coastal Mountains on skiis—there is something in nature for … Continued
Back for another year, it’s the ever popular Local Colours at the Tivoli, a local photographer showcase with: Jim Lawrence Andrew Bibby Jesse Moreton Peter McLennan Douglas Noblet Bernd Stengl Doors open at 7pm $10 at the door See below for photographers bios Jim Lawrence, from Meadow Creek, has spent his life in the Kootenays … Continued
Part one of our Stars and Butterflies series. Join us on the dark side of the Creston Valley Wildlife Centre for a guided look at the night sky with Dan McCowan. $5 at the door, maximum 30 people.