Today’s show is all about this year’s Kaslo Jazz Fest — interviews, and music featuring some of this year’s artists. It’s the Festival’s 25th anniversary — the lineup is amazing, and tix are flying out the door! Click here to listen to podcast.
What makes Kaslo rock? What is it that makes this place unique? The Kaslo Institute posed that question in a blogpost earlier this week. Then Radio Free Kaslo host Randy Morse hit the coffee shops and streets of Kaslo to directly ask the same question of locals. Today’s program features the results of those live encounters. … More Radio Free Kaslo January 15, 2016
Today’s show is all about… food! Specifically the Kaslo Food Hub — and especially the Food Hub’s annual Christmas Hamper campaign. Patrick Steiner and Casey Jones explain what the Hub is and does, they dish up the details on the annual Kaslo—North Kootenay Lake Christmas Hamper program, and talk about the upcoming benefit show at the … More Radio Free Kaslo November 20, 2015
Kickstart Kaslo was a recent, well-attended event that invited the public to listen to five “pitches” for local initiatives intended to boost our area’s well-being. Armed with the votes cast and good ideas shared at that meeting, the Kickstart group together with the Village of Kaslo’s Sustainable Economic Development Select (SEDS) committee will decide how to … More Kickstart Kaslo!
For some time now we’ve been working on a proposal to create a dynamic new economic development driver for our region and the rest of the Columbia Basin. We call it the Kootenay Centre for Applied Creativity — or simply “the Centre.” The idea is to host summits and conferences throughout the year on themes that … More Exciting New Project in the Offing
Paul Grace-Campbell is the Development Coordinator for The Kaslo Institute. Recently relocated to the teeming metropolis of Kaslo from the wilderness of Bella Coola, Paul brings over 20 years of experience living and working in remote and rural communities – from Panama, to Oregon, to BC. Creativity Technology Sustainability The Kaslo Institute (KI) has chosen … More The Kaslo Institute: Re-Imagining & Re-Making Rural Cultural and Economic Development
This was amazing. As a educator it was heartening to see that careers like this can be attained even with people from small rural communities. We invited Hollywood-based, Academy Award-winning animator and director John Kahrs to join us last month here in Kaslo. John graciously accepted, and led a session at the Rural Summit that … More When You Wish Upon a Star