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...
Jayme Jones is a such an inspiring woman. As a mother of two, and a very dear member of our community, she walks the talk by taking action in her...
Not many people realise that the EcoSociety is responsible for running the Kokanee Creek Nature Centre out in Kokanee Creek Provincial Park. But those who do have had the great...
Isn't it amazing when things fall perfectly into place? This is Jocelyn's story about how she got engaged in the EcoSociety: "When planning to live in Nelson I had some...


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