I get a little nervous before I do something I haven’t done before. Even when it involves teaching a 5 year old! You just don’t know what to expect. But I was pleasantly surprised during my first private art lesson how keen my little student was. He wasn’t even phased by my kids plan for watching tv. He tried so hard to understand some fairly complex ideas and we are both looking forward to the next lesson. This makes me so happy! I took a little page from my husband’s book on teaching kids how to mountain bike – show them how to bike by biking with them and making it fun.
Tag Archives: The Elk Valley
Big Little Lions at Fernie Distillers on Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at 8 PM – 11 PM. $20 for some wicked live music in a cool venue.
Looking for updated wildlife information? Wildsafe BC is doing a lot to keep the valley informed. Check out their programs and updates here: http://wildsafebcelkvalley.com/
I’m not sure what this will do but they’re reviewing the program now so here’s a place to let them know what you think of logging the Fernie landscape:
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@raegan_e5 and I will be putting on two weeks of outdoor art camps this summer, a new summer @theabstractlion art club option. We will be playing with different mediums again, while enjoying each others company in the great outdoors. I can’t wait! Registration will start soon at @fernieartsstation . Tag anyone you think would be interested! #elkvalley #ferniestoke #summerinfernie #theabstractlion #artoutside #kidsartclub #summerart #eastkootenays
“Kootenay-East MLA Tom Shypitka claims that a full replacement for Fernie’s elementary school should be coming in just a couple of years.
Shypitka wrote in a Facebook post that he spoke to Education Minister Rob Fleming in the B.C. Legislature this week about schooling in the East Kootenay….” Read more here.
This is huge news for Fernie. A new school for École Isabella Dicken Elementary School is long over due, with our booming and vibrant community. There are so many portables out back and kindergarten classes don’t seem to be getting smaller.