Miners Hall renovation moves ahead

A joint renovation plan in principle has been approved for the Miners’ Union Hall. City council approved the combination of a Rossland Council for Arts and Culture (RCAC) renovation plan and a pending City of Rossland plan on April 8. Council agreed with an RCAC assessment that some synergies could

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Rossland council approves contractors for Miners’ Hall project

Rossland city council received tenders for the Miners’ Hall Renovation project at Monday night’s council meeting. The mayor and councillors approved Industrial Scaffold Services LP as the contractor for the scaffolding, Trail Roofing Ltd. for the roof replacement and DJM Contracting Ltd. for the Phase 2 restoration and refinishing. “Phase

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Great Opportunities for Youth Film Makers

The Rossland Council for Arts and Culture (RCAC) and the Rossland Youth Action Network (YAN) are presenting a series of film-making workshops for youth. For the past nine years RCAC has been providing youth film programming, hosting workshops and presenting the West Kootenay U19 Film Festival each spring. “This year,

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Not Your Average Make-up Routine

The Rossland Council for Arts and Culture and Rossland Youth Action Network are presenting a two day workshop on Special Effects Make-up, April 16 & 17, from 1:00pm-5:00pm. The workshop will be facilitated by Carolyn Ferraro and will teach the skills needed to create everything from simple cuts and bruises

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Youth Get CLAY-Z

On Saturday, April 9 youth will get a chance to learn the art of Claymation at a workshop presented by Rossland Council for Arts and Culture (RCAC) and the Rossland Youth Action Network (YAN). The workshop will be taught by Shelley Painter and will take place at the YAN Space,

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Time running out for Miners Hall Renovation matching campain

Time is running short for the Miners’ Hall Attic Renovation fund matching campaign. The Rossland Council for Arts and Cutlure (RCAC) has until midnight on Thursday to raise up to $25,000 that will matched by anonymous donors in the community. As of Monday afternoon, the RCAC had raised just under

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LIGHTS! CAMERA! ACTION!

Have you ever wonder what it’s like behind the scenes on a movie set? On Saturday April 23, youth will get an inside look into what goes into making a movie, at the Film Directing Workshop presented by Rossland Council for Arts and Culture (RCAC) and the Rossland Youth Action

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Rossland Council for Arts and Culture raises funds for Miners’ Hall with attic sale

Fundraising for the Attic Renovation Project at the Miners’ Hall continued with an attic sale on Saturday afternoon. Rosslanders sorted through pressed tin ceiling tiles from the attic, which were sold for $5 to $15 a piece, depending on how intact the tiles were. “We had some very cool molding

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Opportunity for Youth to Learn from the Pros

Youth 12-18 years old are invited to participate in a Ski Film Workshop instructed by Mark Shapiro. The workshop will be in two parts, a classroom session on Thursday, March 3 and on-snow filming on Saturday, March 5. The workshop, presented by Rossland Council for Arts and Culture (RCAC) in

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Award Winning Musician to Jazz Up Rossland!

The Rossland Miners Hall will play host to some of Canada’s most talented musicians this Friday night as the Rossland Council for Arts and Culture presents the Remi Bolduc Jazz Ensemble. Virtuoso saxophonist Remi Bolduc is inexhaustible in creating new projects. He has recorded six albums in collaboration with some

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