Provincial Debate Tournament

Congratulations to Suki and Willa who participated in a the ‘Law Foundation Cup’, a Provincial debate tournament held in Burnaby last weekend. As a team, they placed 2nd in the province in the Novice age category. Outstanding!
Two former WFMS students, Riley and Harlan, also participated in the tournament. Way to go, everyone!


Creative Writing for Teens at the Library

Creative Writing Group is this Thursday, October 27th at the Nelson Library! Taught by writer Rayya Liebich. All teens  and all levels welcome. Since it is Halloween week, we are going to do Blackout Poetry! It involves taking a page of written word and blacking out most of it except a few select works to create a poem – many turn them into works of art too. We also have a spooky/yummy Halloween snacks!


Fiber Arts at the Library

This week at the Nelson Library we have our first Fibre Arts Club! Thursday, October 13th, 3:30-4:30. This gathering is for knitters or stitch-ers or for those who want to be! If you have a project you are working on, please bring it along! This will be an informal gathering time to work on our own projects. If you have ever wanted to learn how to knit or stitch, we will have supplies and experts on hand to teach you how! And hot chocolate and cookies of course 🙂 Contact Melodie Rae at mstorey@nelson.ca if you have questions.



Nelson Library Creative Writing Session

As part of Culture Days, the Nelson Library is putting on a creative writing session for teens. Come learn from writer Rayya Liebich how to write nature poetry! This will be the first session of the newly formed Creative Writing Group. All teens, all writing levels welcome! Snacks provided! Friday, September  30th, 3:30-5 pm. Contact Teen Librarian Melodie Rae mstorey@nelson.ca.