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Oct
14
Sun
2018
Fall Work Bee
Oct 14 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Fall Work Bee @ Apex Warming Hut

FALL WORK BEE 

 It’s that time of year again. Need some volunteer hours to benefit for a discount on the upcoming ski season? 

When: Sunday October14

Where: meet at Apex Warming Hut

Times: 9:00 am & 9:30 a.m. 

Please RSVP info@nelsonnordicski.ca  

Plenty of projects to complete before the snow flies…we have a couple different starting times to reduce “confusion” in the morning. Listed below are the projects, in order of priority. Please take a moment to view these and note which time to arrive for instruction. 

A hot lunch will be served, so please RSVP in order to have ample food available.

  • Clearwater A Frame- firewood to be delivered, brushing foliage away from the sides of the A Frame, clean out wood stove, the roof of the outhouse swept off. 9:30 a.m start
  • Firewood- splitter will be on hand to split and store firewood 9:00 a.m. start 
  • Cleaning interior/exterior windows of Apex warming hut, wipe down tables etc. 9:30am start
  • Building “step” in front of Programing Shed 9:30 a.m.
  • Reinforcing door frame and replace “rise” in the door jamb of
    the Programming Shed 9:00 a.m.
  • Hauling firewood to Euphrates shelter and clear out an area for a wood shed. 9:30 a.m.

Most materials needed for these projects will be on site.

Please bring gloves and a water bottle, as well as any of the following tools:

Chainsaws- wheel barrow(s)- ladder(s)-cordless drill(s)-skil saw(s)-jig saw – hammer(s)-measuring tape(s)-pick up truck(s)

Please inform me of where your interests lie…first come first serve…

 Thank you – see you there…

Oct
21
Sun
2018
Kids’ Pumpkin Hunt
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Kids' Pumpkin Hunt

What: Our Track Attack and Junior Racers are organizing a Pumpkin Hunt to raise funds for their program. Hot dogs, hot chocolate and marshmallows around the fire will be included.

 

Where: meet at Apex Day Lodge

When: 10:00 am start

Who: all kids 12 years old and under are welcome!

Cost: $10 per pumpkin hunter (includes pumpkin and food).  $5 for adults who just want food.

Don’t Forget: bring a mug for hot chocolate, a marker for pumpkin drawing, and your own water bottle!

About the event:
The team has 100 pumpkins hidden in the Enchanted Forest. Children 12 years and under are invited to hunt for a pumpkin with our ski team who will guide them into the forest.

There will be some fun games and pumpkin drawing on the pumpkins for carving at home, and fun times around the fire eating hot dogs and marshmallows.

Don’t miss out on the fun!

Oct
25
Thu
2018
Membership Drive: Chakho-Mika Mall
Oct 25 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Membership Drive: Chakho-Mika Mall

Early Bird Membership Drive

Time: 10:00am – 5:00pm

Come find us at our kiosk in the mall and purchase your discounted membership, and register for kids’ programs.

We accept cash, cheques, or credit cards.

Alternately, you can REGISTER ONLINE NOW!

Oct
26
Fri
2018
Membership Drive: Chakho-Mika Mall
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Membership Drive: Chakho-Mika Mall

Early Bird Membership Drive

Time: 10:00am – 5:00pm

Come find us at our kiosk in the mall and purchase your discounted membership, and register for kids’ programs.

We accept cash, cheques, or credit cards.

Alternately, you can REGISTER ONLINE NOW!

Oct
27
Sat
2018
Membership Drive: Chakho-Mika Mall
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Membership Drive: Chakho-Mika Mall

Early Bird Membership Drive

Time: 10:00am – 5:00pm

Come find us at our kiosk in the mall and purchase your discounted membership, and register for kids’ programs.

We accept cash, cheques, or credit cards.

Alternately, you can REGISTER ONLINE NOW!

Oct
28
Sun
2018
Annual General Meeting
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Annual General Meeting of the Nelson Nordic Ski Club

All members are invited to attend the AGM, immediately before the start of our annual Ski Swap.   Attending members will gain early entry to the Ski Swap after the meeting.

Not a member yet?  Memberships are available online, or at one of our membership drive events.

Hear about our previous season, our plans for this season, and elect the Executive for the coming year!

Nelson Nordic Ski Swap
Oct 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Nelson Nordic Ski Swap @ Rod & Gun Club

Need to Buy or Sell Gear?

Check Out Our Ski Swap!

DROP OFF ITEMS TO SELL: 9:00-10:00

Sell Cross-country and touring equipment and clothing

Please look around your home for modern equipment in good condition that you are not using.
We always need more equipment to sell in order to help families and individuals get skiing!

Annual General Meeting: 10:00 – 11:00

Anyone attending the AGM will be admitted early to the Ski Swap and also eligible for some excellent door prizes

SKI SWAP: 11:00 – 12:30

Find great deals on previously used gear, including boots, skis, poles, and much more.  No early birds unless you are at the AGM!

Also at the Ski Swap:

  • Purchase Memberships: visit our Registration Table to purchase your Early Bird Membership
  • Ski Waxing and Bake Sale Fundraiser for Ski Team: Bring your skis to get them waxed for only $10, and buy some delicious goodies to support the Nelson Nordic Ski Team!

PAYOUT to sellers: 12:45 to 1:30pm

15% of sold merchandise goes to the club
$5.00 charge for unsold items

Nov
24
Sat
2018
NCCP Community Coaching Course
Nov 24 @ 9:00 am – Nov 25 @ 5:00 pm

The “CC” Workshop is the second step in the NCCP coach education program. It provides essential training for coaches delivering an effective skill development program to children six to nine years of age (the “FUNdamentals” stage of athlete development).

This program is designed to train coaches to teach children technical skills, select games that reinforce the technical skills being taught, design and lead on-snow sessions, select and prepare equipment for young children and make learning FUN. Successful completion of the ICC Workshop (available online), enthusiasm and a minimum age of 14 years are the only prerequisites. 

16 hrs / workshop. The workshop fee for CCC/CCBC members is $105.00.  The workshop fee for non-CCC/CCBC members is $200.00

We need a minimum of 8 participants to run the course. Nelson Nordic will reimburse course fees for NNSC members who wish to become volunteer coaches with our club.

Please email info@nelsonnordicski.ca by October 22nd if you are interested in taking the course on November 24-25.

More info about NCCP courses

Serving nordic skiers in Nelson & area since 1983