Tag Archive: news

AGOG: Let Them Run, The Salmon Century

This forward to the touring exhibit was written by Gerry Nellestijn Coordinator, Salmo Watershed Streamkeepers Society Since the ice age Columbia River Salmon have functioned as the major cultural, spiritual, economic and environmental influence. Once the largest run of Salmon in the world, that migration was abruptly sacrificed in the late 1930s with the construction…

Look who’s coming to play the Civic Centre this year!

We’re so excited by the upcoming Live Kicks season in the Golden Civic Centre! It’s a blockbuster season and KHC is so happy that we were able to attract such a diverse season of performances this year. Click on the montage and take a sneak peek now. Stay tuned over the next few weeks for full depth artist…

52nd Street Theatre Project thank you

Kicking Horse Culture collaborates with many folks throughout our programming year to create and produce events that we think will engage, energize and enrich our community. One such collaboration was with New York City’s 52nd Street Project at the beginning of July. We’ve just received this lovely ‘thank you’ letter from Carol Ochs, Executive Director….

AGOG presents Aaron Enns Guided by Mountains exhibit – Jan. 16

AGOG presents Aaron Enns Guided by Mountains exhibit – Jan. 16 Opening reception with Aaron from 5pm to 7pm Embodying life as art in the mountains, Aaron Enns is a multi-media artist specializing in acrylics … as well as an organic gardening permaculturist, a bluegrass reggae musician, and a free riding Apprentice Ski Guide. He began…

Local municipal candidates have their say on “arts and culture”

Over the past 10 years, it has been KHC’s practice to give local candidates running for office on Golden Town Council and CSRD Area “A” a forum to have their say on local government’s role in the delivery of arts and cultural services to our community. Last week we reached out by email to all of the…

Elizabeth Shepherd three time Juno nominee Nov. 21

“Motherhood changes you fundamentally, your perspective on life, the world and your role in it. I now feel there is no way other way to create than from a place of absolute sincerity and certainty. We each have a voice, and I finally believe in the uniqueness of my own. If I die tomorrow, I can…

AGOG presents Karen Brodie Archibald’s UP CLOSE

Opening Reception with Karen Brodie Archibald from 5pm to 7pm Friday, Oct. 3. All Welcome. Snacks by Terri Blizzard. Karen Brodie has been creating fabric art for 23 years. Beginning in Vancouver, B.C., and now from her studio in Golden, B.C., Karen has built up a large portfolio of liturgical art which has been her main…

Hot & funky Servantes in Golden Thurs Oct 23

Bill Usher interviewed Patrice Servant about his upcoming western tour and visit to Golden with his very funky quartet Servantes. Bill saw Servantes play in Vancouver a year or so ago and the audience was wildly enthusiastic! Only 35 years old, Patrice has already toured the world, played for the Governor General Michaëlle Jean and…

Unveiling our 2014/15 Live Kicks Season

KHC’s creative director, Bill Usher writes: I’m often asked “who books the shows?” and the answer is “I do.” If you’re interested in how this all comes together, I wrote a blog post a couple of years ago exploring the process. Living where we live and without the resources of bigger population centres, we all know that…

KHC’s YouTube video channel – it’s something to see!

Over the years we have steadily been adding videos of our shows as we’ve had time but, now thanks to the dynamic duo of Madeline Archibald and Mike Archibald, KHC is building up a very nice library of videos of our shows. Wearing their official KHC Video Crew T-shirts, Madeline and Mike have been using two…

Tag Archive: news

AGOG: Let Them Run, The Salmon Century

This forward to the touring exhibit was written by Gerry Nellestijn Coordinator, Salmo Watershed Streamkeepers Society Since the ice age Columbia River Salmon have functioned as the major cultural, spiritual, economic and environmental influence. Once the largest run of Salmon in the world, that migration was abruptly sacrificed in the late 1930s with the construction…

Look who’s coming to play the Civic Centre this year!

We’re so excited by the upcoming Live Kicks season in the Golden Civic Centre! It’s a blockbuster season and KHC is so happy that we were able to attract such a diverse season of performances this year. Click on the montage and take a sneak peek now. Stay tuned over the next few weeks for full depth artist…

52nd Street Theatre Project thank you

Kicking Horse Culture collaborates with many folks throughout our programming year to create and produce events that we think will engage, energize and enrich our community. One such collaboration was with New York City’s 52nd Street Project at the beginning of July. We’ve just received this lovely ‘thank you’ letter from Carol Ochs, Executive Director….

AGOG presents Aaron Enns Guided by Mountains exhibit – Jan. 16

AGOG presents Aaron Enns Guided by Mountains exhibit – Jan. 16 Opening reception with Aaron from 5pm to 7pm Embodying life as art in the mountains, Aaron Enns is a multi-media artist specializing in acrylics … as well as an organic gardening permaculturist, a bluegrass reggae musician, and a free riding Apprentice Ski Guide. He began…

Local municipal candidates have their say on “arts and culture”

Over the past 10 years, it has been KHC’s practice to give local candidates running for office on Golden Town Council and CSRD Area “A” a forum to have their say on local government’s role in the delivery of arts and cultural services to our community. Last week we reached out by email to all of the…

Elizabeth Shepherd three time Juno nominee Nov. 21

“Motherhood changes you fundamentally, your perspective on life, the world and your role in it. I now feel there is no way other way to create than from a place of absolute sincerity and certainty. We each have a voice, and I finally believe in the uniqueness of my own. If I die tomorrow, I can…

AGOG presents Karen Brodie Archibald’s UP CLOSE

Opening Reception with Karen Brodie Archibald from 5pm to 7pm Friday, Oct. 3. All Welcome. Snacks by Terri Blizzard. Karen Brodie has been creating fabric art for 23 years. Beginning in Vancouver, B.C., and now from her studio in Golden, B.C., Karen has built up a large portfolio of liturgical art which has been her main…

Hot & funky Servantes in Golden Thurs Oct 23

Bill Usher interviewed Patrice Servant about his upcoming western tour and visit to Golden with his very funky quartet Servantes. Bill saw Servantes play in Vancouver a year or so ago and the audience was wildly enthusiastic! Only 35 years old, Patrice has already toured the world, played for the Governor General Michaëlle Jean and…

Unveiling our 2014/15 Live Kicks Season

KHC’s creative director, Bill Usher writes: I’m often asked “who books the shows?” and the answer is “I do.” If you’re interested in how this all comes together, I wrote a blog post a couple of years ago exploring the process. Living where we live and without the resources of bigger population centres, we all know that…

KHC’s YouTube video channel – it’s something to see!

Over the years we have steadily been adding videos of our shows as we’ve had time but, now thanks to the dynamic duo of Madeline Archibald and Mike Archibald, KHC is building up a very nice library of videos of our shows. Wearing their official KHC Video Crew T-shirts, Madeline and Mike have been using two…