On Saturday November 22 2014, Heather Kelday will officiate the release of her 2nd solo album ‘The Golden Mile’ at the Al Whittle Theater in the vibrant community of Wolfville, Nova Scotia.  Shows will include a 4pm matinee and an 8pm evening concert and will be accompanied by a string of talented musicians that make Nova Scotia their home.

After a 10 year successful run fronting bands ‘Barefoot’ and ‘A Band of Owls’, Heather‘s professional solo career includes such benchmarks as her first solo release The Hitchin’ Post in 2009; being a featured artist in the Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival, Deep Roots Music Festival, and Full Circle Festival; and performing live on CBC’s Canada Live, Atlantic Canada’s All the Best, and Atlantic Airwaves. Now Heather focuses her playing locally as she raises her two young boys.

Heather Kelday has co-billed with artists such as Annabelle Chvostek, Craig Cardiff, Kim Barlow, Old Man Leudecke, Mike Evin, David Myles, Dave Bidini, Acres and Acres, Ember Swift, and Brooke Miller. She has also enjoyed being able to accompanying and jam with popular musicians Stephen Fearing, Suzie Vinnick, Joel Plasket, Mary Gauthier, The Wailin’ Jennys, Bruce Guthro and Bruce Cockburn to name just a few.

Heather Kelday’s 2014 release ‘The Golden Mile’ is now available for purchase or download by visiting www.heatherkelday.com.  For more information and bookings please contact heather@heatherkelday.com.

2014 Business Awards

The Annapolis Valley Chamber of Commerce held their 2014 Business Award Night on November 5, 2014.  Congratulations to the following AVCC 2014 Business Award winners:

Outstanding New Business of the Year

Edible Art Café (Greenwich)

Outstanding Micro Business of the Year

Equilibrium Engineering (Kentville)

Outstanding Small Business of the Year Canning Village Meat Market (Canning)

Outstanding Large Business of the YearThe Destination Experts

Outstanding Innovator Business of the YearHutchinson’s Maples Syrup (Lake Paul)

Outstanding Exporter Business of the YearRandsland Farms (Canning)

Lifetime Achievement Award

Don Wallace

For more information:

Judy Rafuse: 678-4634 / executivedirector@annapolisvalleychamber.ca / annapolisvalleychamber.ca