Arts and Culture

Event Date(s): 
Thursday, July 25, 2024
Time: 
1:00pm - 2:30pm

Dive into the dazzling natural world and create nature art, bird feeders, paper flower and lots more!

This program is for ages 7+ and participants must have a Fernie Heritage Library card.

Registration required (registration is for two days per week – Tuesday and Thursday). Each participant must have a valid waiver on file, print one here or fill one out at the Library.

Event Date(s): 
Tuesday, July 30, 2024
Time: 
3:30pm - 4:30pm

Da Vinci was an accomplished artist and skilled architect, and you can be, too. Paint to explore solubility, absorption, and surface tension. Become an inventor by taking our structure building challenge, and create a catapult. Discover the joy of combining science and art!

Registration required – The in-person portion of this program is FULL. They do have limited space for participants to join virtually from home. Please speak to staff to register.

Event Date(s): 
Tuesday, July 30, 2024
Time: 
1:00pm - 2:30pm

Come together to create our own art gallery and mini-museum, as well as learn about different mediums and famous artists.

This program is for ages 7+ and participants must have a Fernie Heritage Library card. Registration required (registration is for two days per week – Tuesday and Thursday).

Each participant must have a valid waiver on file, print one here or fill one out at the Library.

Visit the Fernie Heritage Library website for more details. 

Event Date(s): 
Thursday, July 25, 2024
Time: 
3:00pm - 4:30pm

Week four: Natural Curiosities

Registration required. This program is for ages 10-12, participants must have a valid Fernie Heritage Library card and waiver on file. Waivers can be filled at out at Library or print one at the library.

Visit the Fernie Heritage Library website for more details. 

 

Event Date(s): 
Thursday, August 1, 2024
Time: 
3:30pm - 4:30pm

This program provides a supportive environment for kids to express themselves while learning new art applications.

Event Date(s): 
Thursday, August 1, 2024
Time: 
1:00pm - 3:00pm

Join Natalie for a fun afternoon exploring the basics of Needle Felting! She will help you create your own felted earrings & matching scarf pin. They will be designed with practice and style in mind, look amazing, feel great and can be a conversation piece made with your hands.

Carefully handcrafted, vibrant colours and made with wool, the balls can be scented with your own essential oil for aromatherapy purposes or left as is. Pick your colour for the season: summer, fall, winter or spring!

Cost is $25 and includes materials.

Event Date(s): 
Monday, July 29, 2024
Time: 
6:30pm - 8:00pm

This experience is curated by the Fernie Visual Artists but open to all. Beginners are welcome.

This Weeks Location will be: Fernie Garden Centre 6283 Olivia Rd, Fernie, BC

Join the Fernie Visual Artists each week for their causal, drop-in whereabouts En Plein Air. Bring your art supplies, a lawn chair, drinking water and your imagination as we explore various locations in our neighbourhood. Let the locale influence your creative curiosity and discover your own adaptation of our community every Monday evening. 

Event Date(s): 
Wednesday, July 31, 2024
Time: 
2:00pm - 5:00pm

Every Wednesday at the Fernie Heritage Library they create an animated space for the community to come and connect. Stop by with a friend or make new ones while enjoying refreshments, games, activities, crafts, books and more.

Visit the Fernie Heritage Library website for more details.

 

Event Date(s): 
Saturday, July 27, 2024
Time: 
1:00pm - 3:00pm

Join the Fernie Heritage Library for a fun afternoon of sewing and socializing at FHL’s Sew-cials! Learn some basic sewing techniques, and then put those skills to work making an easy project! Along the way, you’ll learn some best practices for sewing including pressing and pinning. Sip on some tea and make some friends.

Event Date(s): 
Thursday, July 25, 2024
Time: 
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Alexandra's Digital Art and Animations are on display in the gallery as part of the ICE CREAM SUMMER group show! Learn some of the secrets behind her process by joining her for this exciting workshop! She will help you create a short animation based on a video of melting ice cream.

Put your drawings to motion and learn the basics of digital animation with procreate on the IPad! After this workshop you will have the experience to rent an IPad for FREE & create digital art anywhere!

Cost is $40 and includes materials.