Leonard Roberston has been building wooden models of forestry equipment for decades, hand crafting...
by Merritt Herald | Sep 6, 2023
By Kathy Kanda, Merritt Ukulele Circle The Merritt Ukulele Circle (MUC) gathered on Aug....
by Marius Auer | Aug 29, 2023
Continuing to build its post COVID-19 pandemic restriction return, the Nicola Valley Fall Fair will hold its annual exhibition this week once again.
by Marius Auer | Aug 22, 2023
Morning Glory Maven offers fresh, pesticide-free, and local flower arrangements including daily bundles, bereavement bundles, wedding flowers, and bespoke orders.
by Laísa Condé | Aug 12, 2023
The Merritt Library and Friends of the Library teamed up to organize the event, which will combine...
by Merritt Herald | Aug 11, 2023
“I joined the Nicola Valley Arts Council 35 years ago when my three boys were young and I needed to have a creative outlet.”
by Marius Auer | Jul 31, 2023
The 40th annual award was presented by former Lieutenant Governor and long time Nicola Valley resident, Judith Guichon, at the BCHF’s conference in Princeton, B.C.
by Marius Auer | Jul 14, 2023
The Princeton Community Arts Council has announced the return of its highly successful Copper Valley Music Festival for its second consecutive year, showcasing nine B.C. bands, musicians, and even some local Merritt talent.
by Merritt Herald | Jul 10, 2023
After eight successful Winter Artisan Shows, the Nicola Valley Community Arts Council is putting on their first Summer Artisan Show, taking over both the art gallery and the gift shop from June 29 until September 10.
by Merritt Herald | May 29, 2023
The donation totaled $2,000, with $1,000 coming from each of the directors’ discretionary fund.
by Marius Auer | May 5, 2023
A local Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG) survivor and activist is representing Merritt and the Nicola Valley on the international stage, sharing her story of adversity and triumph while wearing the designs of world famous artists.
by Marius Auer | Apr 17, 2023
Gearing up to celebrate its 15th year in action, the sold-out Bass Coast electronic music festival has announced its full line up for this year’s festival, which will take place at the Merritt Festival Grounds in June.
by Marius Auer | Apr 13, 2023
A young Merritt dancer is provincials-bound following a stellar performance at the Kamloops Festival of the Performing Arts, with 10 year old Alex Cavaliere landing a first place win in all five of her solo performances.
by Marius Auer | Apr 6, 2023
The Nicola Valley Community Arts Council (NVCAC) and Fibre Lovers group never dropped a stitch with their latest offering to the community, with the groups jointly hosting an interactive reception for their Fibre Lovers art show last week.
by Marius Auer | Apr 4, 2023
The latest display at the Nicola Valley Museum and Archives (NVMA) features a local service organization that has existed in Merritt for over one hundred years, showcasing an impressive history of service and selflessness by a group of Nicola Valley women.
by Marius Auer | Mar 16, 2023
Looking to continue their incredible growth as an organization over the past number of years, the Nicola Valley Community Arts Council (NVCAC) is developing a strategic plan to support arts in the Merritt area.