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Petra (in Smurfs t-shirt) enjoyed her fist movie recently with her mom

Plotting the next episode at the Nelson Civic Theatre

When I first put out the call for Civic Theatre memories, Tom Shorthouse sent pages of memories

Petra (in Smurfs t-shirt) enjoyed her fist movie recently with her mom
The Friends got together for their annual picnic in the park recently. L-R: Heather Lyon

Loving the book sale at the Nelson Library

As a young woman and recent arrival to Nelson, I opened a used book store called Packrat Annie’s.

The Friends got together for their annual picnic in the park recently. L-R: Heather Lyon
The Nelson Civic Theatre Society’s iconic usher Josh Wapp knows a thing or two about junior high shenanigans at the local movie house.

It’s Back to the Future with the Nelson Civic Theatre’s AGM

At the upcoming first Annual General Meeting on September 22 members can learn about the work of the Nelson Civic Theatre Society

The Nelson Civic Theatre Society’s iconic usher Josh Wapp knows a thing or two about junior high shenanigans at the local movie house.
The Nelson Library is a eco-savvy place to be.

Eco-sense and sensibility at the Nelson Library

We do the things most eco-sensible places do: we watch how much we print and we try not to waste resources.

The Nelson Library is a eco-savvy place to be.
Steamy summer cinema in Nelson

Steamy summer cinema in Nelson

The Civic Theatre's heating and cooling are still on the rickety side, particularly apparent during our recent heat wave

Steamy summer cinema in Nelson
Today's kids might one day access most of their books with eReaders

The eBook in the phone booth

There was a moment in which generations collided in the library recently. It happened during one of our Summer Reading Club events.

Today's kids might one day access most of their books with eReaders
Win friends and influence bellies with the Nelson Library

Win friends and influence bellies with the Nelson Library

Library cookbooks mean you can’t scribble in the margins, and we’d rather you kept them well away from flying batter

Win friends and influence bellies with the Nelson Library
Monster University finishes its Nelson run tonight at the Civic Theatre.

Of monsters, turtles and film distribution for Nelson

Last weekend, the Civic Theatre had a case of monsters. Monsters University, the Disney Pixar film, drew hordes of little monsters

Monster University finishes its Nelson run tonight at the Civic Theatre.

Chalking up suggestions at the Nelson Library

Library member Heather Feenstra put this note into our suggestion/comments box last month.

Man of Steel is playing at the Nelson Civic Theatre this weekend.

Nelson Civic Theatre: Class of ‘63, Class Act of ‘13

Sheila Martin’s weekend was awash in memories as the L.V. Rogers classes

Man of Steel is playing at the Nelson Civic Theatre this weekend.
Will Stroet is part of the summer library entertainment in Nelson.

Lazy, hazy jet pack days in Nelson

When I was a ten-years-old, summer seemed to go on forever.

Will Stroet is part of the summer library entertainment in Nelson.
Star Trek: Into Darkness shows at the Nelson Civic Theatre this weekend.

Going boldly and having fun at the Nelson Civic Theatre

A few of these went around, and I’m pleased to say that the Klingons were no match for the U.S.S. Civic.

Star Trek: Into Darkness shows at the Nelson Civic Theatre this weekend.
The Nelson Library is much more than books.

Finding the right answer at the Nelson Library

Computers may not have all the answers, but they can help.

The Nelson Library is much more than books.
The last day of filming: (L-R) Trig Singer

Art, life, and a red convertible

Does art imitate life? It does in the movie My American Cousin, showing this Saturday night at the Civic Theatre.

The last day of filming: (L-R) Trig Singer
This resource can be found at the Nelson Library.

Chocolate mysteries in Nelson

I don’t know how many book clubs there are in Nelson.

This resource can be found at the Nelson Library.
Last Wednesday the Nelson Civic Theatre Society announced they had surpassed their community challenge fundraising goal.

Nelson picks up the gauntlet

When I walked down our main street 30 years ago, Nelson wasn’t as cool as it is now.

Last Wednesday the Nelson Civic Theatre Society announced they had surpassed their community challenge fundraising goal.
The Tobey Maguire version of Spider-Man opened to a packed house at the Nelson Civic Theatre.

Superheroes save the day for young Nelson movie lovers

Nelson Civic Theatre Society board member Darryl Santano remembers when he got ready for the first night of Spider-Man.

The Tobey Maguire version of Spider-Man opened to a packed house at the Nelson Civic Theatre.
The Nelson Public Library has new items that will make you want to sing.

Nelson library unleashes the music

I sing in the car. I sing, lungs full of air, mouth full of notes, windows rolled up.

The Nelson Public Library has new items that will make you want to sing.
Ponyo is playing at Nelson's Civic Theatre this weekend.

COLUMN: A journey, with and without sails

Sher Khan the tiger haunted my dreams for weeks after I saw The Jungle Book.

Ponyo is playing at Nelson's Civic Theatre this weekend.
Locals will get an opportunity to discus democracy next month at the Nelson Library.

Vote early, vote often: Democracy at the Nelson Library

Enter Democracy Talks on May 9 at the Nelson library, an evening of citizen engagement

Locals will get an opportunity to discus democracy next month at the Nelson Library.