Community

Annual Columbia Basin Culture tour coming up Aug 10 and 11

There are locations across the region participating

  • Jul 17, 2019

Poetry Jam returning to Creston

Local writers and poets are invited to celebrate a night of literature…

Creston celebrates Multiculturalism Day at museum

For 40 years, the Creston Refugee Committee has been sponsoring families from…

Winners crowned in 2019 Miss BC competition

The province-wide competition brings contestants to Fort Langley for 14 years in a row

QUIZ: How much do you really know about Canada?

Put your knowledge to the test with these 20 questions on Canadian facts

7th Siding Festival of Film set for Creston in November

The 7th Siding Festival of Film is being held under the umbrella of the newly formed Kootenay Film Society (KFS)

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What the Duke of Ed Youth are all about
Duke of Edinburgh Award recipient Isabella Gonzalez-Kaminski
Duke of Edinburgh Award recipient Jennifer Lee

Enderby, B.C., named Canada’s most active community

The ParticipACTION Community Better Challenge to award city with $150,000

We are OUTspoken!

OUTspoken is Creston’s local LGBTQ+ movement that has been operating since June 2016.

  • Jun 24, 2019

The library needs to be an ally

“As the new Chief Librarian in Creston, I commit to working with our library staff and our community to make the library a place that is truly welcome to all.”

  • Jun 24, 2019

Pass Creek farmers encouraged to plan ahead to save animals

Firesmart info session planned for Monday, June 24 at Pass Creek Community Hall

Youth Pow Wow 2019

“We sincerely hope everyone enjoyed the opportunity to learn about First Nations culture.”

  • Jun 20, 2019

It takes a village…

Submitted by Creston Kids Outside Society Children grow up in Creston with…

  • Jun 20, 2019

Trails for Creston Valley Society appoint new president

Trails for Creston Valley Society is now celebrating five years as a registered charitable and non-profit society.

  • Jun 20, 2019

Summer solstice evening market

Celebrate the bounty the valley has to offer on June 21 from 4-9 pm at Pealow’s Your Independent Grocer in Creston.

Walk a mile in her shoes comes to Creston

AM Event Coordination has teamed up with Save-On-Foods and Kootenai Community Centre…

Garden tour supporting PAWS

Gertie and Barrie Brown love their dog, Barney Brown. So much so…

‘Eat vegetables’ among advice given from ages 4 to 90 in B.C. students’ video

‘Character Matters’ project produced by Grade 6 students in Abbotsford

Two Creston performers earned awards for their acting in Two Wrongs Don’t Make A Play Right

Two Wrongs Don’t Make A Play Right was the writing duo’s second play to be adjudicated.

  • Jun 12, 2019

Salmo music students win provincial digital media competition

Bailey McNeil, Shayde Oswald, and Darius Weeden were in Vancouver to receive the award

  • Jun 10, 2019

Map tracks GPS-equipped bald eagles throughout B.C.

Residents are able to get a glimpse into the daily life of a bald eagle