Fernie Arts Station

Event Date: 
Thursday, April 12, 2018
Time: 
8:00pm

Ken Whiteley is one of Canada’s most respected “roots” musicians. Drawing on his incredibly rich background in blues, gospel and folk styles, this 7 time Juno award nominee is always a wonderful addition to any festival or concert series. A prolific songwriter, a gifted and versatile instrumentalist and a powerful singer, Whiteley’s music communicates themes of freedom, love, spiritual aspiration and social comment. His performances are presented with particapatory humor, grace and energy.

Doors open at 7:30pm.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, May 1, 2018
Time: 
7:00pm

Ken Hamm is a well known acoustic solo musician based in Forget, SK.

A new marketing agency opens in Fernie, Cedar Valley Wood Floors helps restore your wood floors, Fernie Copper Works opens with creative work and the Fernie Feminists performances at The Arts Station.

Event Date: 
Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Feb 27 2018.
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Time: 
6:30pm - 8:30pm

Join the Fernie Youth Action Network in crafting and manifesting more joy in your life! In this 4 week workshop you will visualize life 10 years from now, create goals and affirmations to take us there, make self-care crafts and implement other positive practices.

What’s included:

  • Vision board crafting
  • Goal-coaching
  • Gratitude and self-care practices
  • Self esteem building
  • All art materials

Feb. 6, 15, 20, 27. FREE for Youth 12-18 years,

Event Date: 
Friday, February 23, 2018
Time: 
7:00pm

SEED: The Untold Story reveals the harrowing and heartening story of passionate seed keepers as they wage a David and Goliath battle against chemical seed companies, defending a 12,000 year food legacy. This event is part of a two day event.

Event Date: 
Friday, January 26, 2018
Time: 
7:00pm - 11:00pm

Friday at the Reel Canadian Film Fest kicks off with Adventures in Public School followed by a Q&A with the lead actress, Siobhan Williams and costume designer Flo Barrett. 

The Q&A will take place at the Opening Gala at the Arts Station following the movie - complete with a DJ, a free drink and snacks for everyone! Join for the opening night, get excited for the weekend of films to come and celebrate the 10th Reel Canadian Film Festival!

Event Date: 
Saturday, February 24, 2018
Time: 
10:00am - 4:00pm

Seed Swap and Sale! Join the Community EcoGarden and Our Cold Climate Seed Library Project in this FREE and fun day of seed swapping, buying, informative talks, kids activities, snacks, and more!

It's still snowing outside but that only means that it is time to start thinking about planning your garden! Don't miss this great opportunity to hear short talks by seed and garden experts (details TBA) and see what your local growers have to offer. 

In the spirit of New Years, being bold and pushing personal envelopes, the Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra and The Arts Station are going to encourage a different kind of audience experience to include some room for dancing.

Event Date: 
Sunday, March 4, 2018
Time: 
5:00pm

Austrian actress Hedy Lamarr fled an oppressive marriage to create a name for herself as one of Hollywood’s top leading ladies in the 1940s. Behind the glamour and sex appeal, though, was a talented and inquisitive inventor who created a radio system that is now considered the basis of Bluetooth technology.

$9 for Arts Station members, $10 for non-members. Buy your tickets here.

Event Date: 
Thursday, March 1, 2018
Time: 
7:00pm

All screenings start at 7:00pm at the Art Station unless otherwise noted. Admission by donation. All opera selections are screened from DVD with English subtitles.

Thursday March 1st: Un Ballo In Maschera – Verdi Millo, Pavarotti, Blackwell, Hawkins, Nucci
Conducted: Levine with the MET Orchestra and Chorus
Directed: Faggioni. 1991 production