From the Blog

A big huge thank you to all of our 2017 EcoSociety sponsors! We could not do what we do if it were not for these local organizations that support us...
Dial-it-up! Get your hands on the volume controls at The EcoCentric on Kootenay Coop Radio. Join the EcoCentric team and help produce one of Canada’s longest-running environmental news radio programs...
Kokanee Creek Nature Centre (run by the West Kootenay EcoSociety) is trying something new this summer: full-day, week-long summer camps for everyone!
Guest Blog by Carmen Proctor Canada will soon have its first Community Solar Garden here in Nelson, BC, we are in the midst of connecting it to the grid where...


Kokanee Mountain Zipline

Community Day at Kokanee Mountain Zipline - May 26

Ever wanted to go ziplining? Now is your chance to do it at half price! And all of the proceeds go to the West Kootenay EcoSociety.

So come on up...Read more

2017 Nelson Downtown Local Market opening - June 14

The West Kootenay EcoSociety will reopen the 2017 Nelson Downtown Local Market on Wednesday June 14th in the 400 block of Baker St. for its 8th year in a row....Read more

2017 Cottonwood Market opening - May 20

2017 Cottonwood Community Market season will be reopening every Saturday starting on May 20th and run through to October 28th.
Every Saturday at Cottonwood Falls Park,...Read more

Garden Festival - May 13


Always on Mother's Day Weekend. Always free to attend. The 16th Annual Nelson Garden Festival happens on Saturday, May 13th, 2017, 10-3 pm, 200 block of Baker Street...Read more