Fernie BC

Saturday, May 1st is Wildfire Community Preparedness Day and residents across the East Kootenay are being urged to spend some time tomorrow thinking about how they can help protect their homes and properties from the risk of wildfire.

Event Date: 
Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed May 26 2021.
Wednesday, May 5, 2021
Wednesday, May 12, 2021
Wednesday, May 19, 2021
Wednesday, May 26, 2021
Time: 
10:00am - 11:00am

Curbside Crafts are designed for kids and are available for curbside pick-up from 10am Wednesday each week!

The Library loves seeing your completed crafts, when you’re finished creating your masterpiece of the week, post a photo to social media and tag us or email them to fhlprogrammer@gmail.com.

Visit the official Fernie Heritage Library website for more details.

Event Date: 
Repeats every week every Tuesday and every Friday until Fri May 28 2021.
Tuesday, May 4, 2021
Friday, May 7, 2021
Tuesday, May 11, 2021
Friday, May 14, 2021
Tuesday, May 18, 2021
Friday, May 21, 2021
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
Friday, May 28, 2021
Time: 
11:15am - 12:15pm

Preschool programming that you can join from your own home! Due to Covid-19 and provincial restrictions the Fernie Heritage Library's Storytime is now VIRTUAL and can be viewed on their FacebookInstagram, and YouTube.

Keep an eye in our windows overlooking the garden to see the books Michelle has read that week, take one of the books home to read yourself.

Event Date: 
Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue May 25 2021.
Tuesday, May 4, 2021
Tuesday, May 11, 2021
Tuesday, May 18, 2021
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
Time: 
2:00pm - 3:00pm

The Fernie Heritage Library's weekly STEM programming, Try@Home, is posted to their FacebookInstagram and TikTok on Tuesdays at 2pm each week. This program shows children how they can use household items for fun science experiments they can try at home.

Local businesses, organizations and the tourism sector have endured many challenges and hardships during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Starting April 29th until June 20th the LOYAL to LOCAL #FernieStrong initiative aims to further support local by rewarding local spending. 

Event Date: 
Saturday, April 24, 2021
Time: 
7:30pm - 8:30pm

This month we are focusing on growth. Pick up a craft kit from Tuesday, April 20th. There will be an instructional video posted on their social media pages, Saturday 24th. Please ensure you have a current Fernie Heritage Library card. If in doubt call 250-423-4458.

For more details visit the Facebook Event.

It's no surprise that Madi Bragg was opening up a garden centre – Three Sisters Farm and Greenhouse. So, just where does Madi’s passion come from?

In a world riddled with worry and wonder, it is the greatest privilege to escape into the wild unknown for regeneration and reflection. But what happens when this lush haven of perpetual seeming landscape begins to vanish? Can protection or reclamation save our safe and bountiful sacred spaces? Environmental concerns are very real as we see the tragic effects of humankind on the planet Earth.

The City of Fernie is launching Phase 2 of public engagement on the Active Transportation Master Plan (ATMP). The ATMP, once finalized, will function as a long-range strategic plan to guide the vision for and investment in a multi-modal transportation network throughout the city.