Arts and Culture

Event Date(s): 
Monday, June 12, 2023
Time: 
6:30pm

Join the Fernie Visual Artists each week for their causal, drop-in whereabouts en Plein air. Bring your art supplies, a lawn chair, 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.

This Weeks Location will be: Corner of 3rd Street and 2nd Avenue

Casual Drop in from 6:30pm

Default meeting place Rotary Park Gazebo in case of rain. Materials are required.

What to Bring:

Event Date(s): 
Monday, June 5, 2023
Time: 
6:30pm

OPENING SESSION POTLUCK
From behind city hall we can see two churches and the Court House. A picnic potluck get-together. Bring all your own supplies for drawing and eating. Bring you food dish to share and whatever you want to drink. Meet the artists and create!

Event Date(s): 
Friday, June 2, 2023

There are 2 sessions on this day:

9:20-10:20 am
10:40-11:40 am

Ages 2 - 4 years 

*If bringing a younger sibling who will join in, please purchase a second ticket. Young babies in carriers/too young to participate can attend free of charge.

$15 (all proceeds will be donated to the new Wild Wapiti Playschool)

Event Date(s): 
Wednesday, June 7, 2023
Time: 
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Join the Fernie Arts Station for a pottery paint night with a local twist! The Elk River Alliance will be joined by wildlife photographer Trevor Haldane to provide inspiration for your own unique creation. Paint a stoneware mug however you like, it will later be glazed and fired by our studio technician and then ready for you to use at home.

Ages 19+

Here are some things to note:

Event Date(s): 
Saturday, May 27, 2023
Time: 
1:00pm - 3:30pm

Prepare for your summer travels by sewing yourself a custom travel or sleep mask.

*This is an Adult Program we will have other programs for youth*

Register here, or by phone or email: 250-423-4458 – fhlprogrammer@gmail.com

Visit the Fernie Heritage Library website for more details. 

Event Date(s): 
Repeats every day until Tue Jun 06 2023.
Monday, June 5, 2023
Tuesday, June 6, 2023
Time: 
6:00pm

Motion Dance Academy's 10th Annual Year End Dance Recital “Dancing Head to Toe” is happening Monday, June 5th and Tuesday, June 6th.

This recital showcases all the hard work from this past year of the local dance students! The styles of dance are Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Contemporary, and Hip Hop.

Tickets are $10 and can be bought at the door or from Karla Hein (info below). There will be two shows each lasting 2hrs including intermission.

Email: karlaehein@gmail.com
Phone: 250-423-0808

Event Date(s): 
Friday, May 26, 2023
Time: 
1:30pm - 2:30pm

This month they’ll be discussing: The Sentence by Louise Erdrich. The Tea & Talk Book Club will meet in the Makerspace room downstairs at the Library and via Zoom if you wish to tune in virtually. 

Visit the Fernie Heritage Library website for more details.

Event Date(s): 
Tuesday, June 13, 2023
Time: 
7:00pm - 9:00pm

The Fernie Quilt Guild meet the second Tuesday of each month for a business meeting, 7-9pm. The primary purposes of the Fernie Quilters’ Guild is to provide education and mutual support to the Guild members; to promote skill and creativity in quilting; and to contribute to our community through sharing and charity. If you wish to join or find out more information please contact directly:

If you wish to join or find out more information please contact them directly at ferniequilters@gmail.com.

Event Date(s): 
Friday, June 9, 2023
Time: 
7:00pm - 8:30pm

Join Megg for an opportunity to learn some Hip Hop dance moves in a supportive and open atmosphere!

Event Date(s): 
Friday, June 16, 2023
Time: 
7:00pm - 8:30pm

Join Megg for an opportunity to learn some Hip Hop dance moves in a supportive and open atmosphere!

Choreography
In this class, you will be learning two dances. Bring a positive attitude and an open heart. This will be using the foundations of Simple Steps & Breakdowns. Attending class one (June 9th) will be very beneficial. Please come prepared to move your body. Running shoes or good shoes with grip. Dance clothes, expect to sweat! Bring a water bottle, change of clothes, towel if needed.

Ages 19+
Cost: $20