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2017, April 21 – Out & About

Posted on April 21st, 2017 by


Friday, April 21st
• Go online and register for the Wings Over the Rockies Festival running May 8th to 14th. Register 24/7 at www.wingsovertherockies.org.
• Kitchen Sink Experiments Club at the Invermere Public Library. A free 4 week club held on Fridays. Students K-Gr. 4. Must pre-register at 250-342-6416.
• 6 p.m.: Bingo at Shuswap Band Hall every Friday. Doors open at 6 p.m., Bingo starts at 7 p.m.
• 7 p.m.: Town Hall Meeting BCWF – The Future of BC’s Fish and Wildlife. Concerned about the future of fish and wildlife populations, and …

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2017, April 14 – Out & About

Posted on April 14th, 2017 by


Friday, April 14th
• Go online and register for the Wings Over the Rockies Festival running May 8th to 14th. Register 24/7 at www.wingsovertherockies.org.
• 6 p.m.: Bingo at Shuswap Band Hall every Friday. Doors open at 6 p.m., Bingo starts at 7 p.m.
• 9 p.m.: Live music with Valley Forged at the Farside Pub in Fairmont. Also on Saturday April 15th.
Saturday, April 15th
• 8:30 – 11 a.m.: Pancake Breakfast and Easter Egg Decorating at Edgewater Hall, $5 small plate; $6 large plate. Egg decorating $2 for 2 eggs and an entry …

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2017, April 7 – Out & About

Posted on April 7th, 2017 by


Friday, April 7th
• 1 p.m.: Duplicate Bridge at Invermere Seniors Hall, $2. Everyone welcome. Every Friday.
• 1 p.m.: Canasta cards at Canal Flats Seniors Hall every Friday.
• 6 p.m.: Bingo at Shuswap Band Hall every Friday. Doors open at 6 p.m., Bingo starts at 7 p.m.
• 7 – 8 p.m.: Your opinion matters, and so does your vision. Share your thoughts on the future of outdoor recreation in the Columbia Valley with Greenways Trail Alliance at the CV Chamber of Commerce, Invermere. Refreshments will be served. Check out the 2017 …

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Easy Rider Snowboard Cup Celebrates 30 years

Posted on March 31st, 2017 by


As the snowboard and ski season winds to a close, Panorama Mountain Resort will host the 30th annual Easy Rider Snowboard Cup April 1st and 2nd. The event is a fun way for snowboarders of all ages and abilities to get out on the hill for one last competition.
“It is a banked slalom event; it’s a snowboard event too, by the way. There are no skiers allowed and basically the run is built with lots of banked turns around gates and in a couple cases trees,” said event founder …

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2017, March 31 – Out & About

Posted on March 31st, 2017 by


Friday, March 31st
• 9:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.: Volunteers from the Canadian Cancer Society will be selling fresh daffodils at Sobeys, AG Valley Foods and in Radium at Mountainside Market. Put a little spring in your home and help the CCS in its research, patient support and public education.
• 12 p.m.: Seniors soup lunch at the Edgewater Legion. $6. Last Friday of each month.
• 1 p.m.: Duplicate Bridge at Invermere Seniors Hall, $2. Everyone welcome. Every Friday.
• 1 p.m.: Canasta cards at Canal Flats Seniors Hall every Friday.
• 6 p.m.: …

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2017, March 24 – Out & About

Posted on March 24th, 2017 by


Friday, March 24th
• 1 p.m.: Duplicate Bridge at Invermere Seniors Hall, $2. Everyone welcome. Every Friday.
• 1 p.m.: Canasta cards at Canal Flats Seniors Hall every Friday.
• 6 p.m.: Bingo at Shuswap Band Hall every Friday. Doors open at 6 p.m., Bingo starts at 7 p.m.
• 8 p.m.: Enjoy music by the Swillbillies at the Farside in Fairmont. No cover.
Saturday, March 25th
• Art From the Heart Sneak Peak at Copper Point Resort runs March 25th to April 1st. The 20 pieces considered for the poster art will be displayed and …

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2017, March 17 – Out & About

Posted on March 17th, 2017 by


Friday, March 17th
• High Notes Music Festival at Panorama Mountain Resort. Line up includes Jim Byrnes, Barney Bentall, Leeroy Stagger, Shred Kelly, Speed Control, The Lion The Bear The Fox and 100 Mile House plus local talent Raven McAllister, L8, Small Town Dirtbags and Elk Run & Riot. Visit www.panoramaresort.com/High-Notes/ for schedule details and tickets. Also Saturday March 18th.
• Canal Flats hosts the 8th annual Canal Flats Curling Bonspiel, a fundraiser for the Canal Flats Community Society. For more information or to register please call the arena at 250-349-5617. …

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2017, March 10 – Out & About

Posted on March 10th, 2017 by


Friday, March 10th
• 1 p.m.: Duplicate Bridge at Invermere Seniors Hall, $2. Everyone welcome. Every Friday.
• 1 p.m.: Canasta cards at Canal Flats Seniors Hall every Friday.
• 6 p.m.: Bingo at Shuswap Band Hall every Friday. Doors open at 6 p.m., Bingo starts at 7 p.m.
• 7 p.m.: Jubilee Mountain, a local bluegrass folk trio, are performing at Strand’s Old House Restaurant. No cover charge.
Saturday, March 11th
• 10 a.m.: Lego for all ages at the Radium Public Library every Saturday.
• 10 a.m.: St. Patrick’s Day Crafts for all ages at …

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March 3, 2017 – Out & About

Posted on March 3rd, 2017 by


Friday, March 3rd
• Invermere Coffee Fest runs March 3rd to Sunday March 5th. For details on the 16 coffee, tea, beer, chocolate and honey workshops and to register visit www.InvermereCoffeeFest.com. Summary of today’s workshops and times below (must pre-register):
– 9 – 10 a.m.: Bean There done That 1.0 at Kicking Horse Coffee, $15, includes tour of facility.
– 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.: Espresso Pulling at Eagle Ranch, $30, hosted by Jeremy Ho.
– 1 – 2 p.m.: Bean There done That 2.0 at Kicking Horse Coffee, $15, includes tour of …

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2017, February 24 – Out & About

Posted on February 24th, 2017 by


Friday, February 24th
• 12 p.m.: Seniors soup lunch at the Edgewater Legion. $6. Last Friday of each month.
• 6 p.m.: Bingo at Shuswap Band Hall every Friday. Doors open at 6 p.m., Bingo starts at 7 p.m.
• 6 – 9:30 p.m.: Bryce Huston makes his live music debut at Shakman’s Bar and Grill. Tickets $20 which covers entry, one album and a drink voucher and are available at Do Nothing Floatation and Om Organics.
• 7 p.m.: GhostBoy is bringing their unique brand of music to Strand’s Old House Restaurant. A …

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2017, February 10 – Out & About

Posted on February 10th, 2017 by


Friday, February 10th
• Windermere Valley Child Care New Playground Fundraiser with Little Caesars pizza! To order your pizza kit contact a parent of a registered child or call Pat at 250-342-3168 or wvccs@telus.net by February 14th. Pizza pick-up is Friday February 24th between 6 – 7 p.m. at the daycare.
• 1 p.m.: Duplicate Bridge at Invermere Seniors Hall, $2. Everyone welcome. Every Friday.
• 1 p.m.: Canasta at Canal Flats Seniors Hall every Friday.
• 6 p.m.: Bingo at Shuswap Band Hall every Friday. Doors open at 6 p.m., Bingo starts at …

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2017, February 3 – Out & About

Posted on February 3rd, 2017 by


Friday, February 3rd
• The Summit Youth Centre is holding a Valentine’s Day online auction on Facebook, accepting bids from February 1st until 8 pm on Wednesday February 8th. Bid on items such as an overnight golf package from St. Eugene Golf Resort, a gift certificate from Fusion Wellness Spa, a photo shoot with Terri Giles Photography, and more! Follow the Facebook page to access the auction: www.facebook.com/summityouthcentre. All bids through private message (PM) will be posted with a fake name to prevent your sweetheart from finding out about their …

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2017, January 27 – Out & About

Posted on January 27th, 2017 by


Friday, January 7th
• 12 p.m.: Seniors soup lunch at the Edgewater Legion. $6. Last Friday of each month.
• 1 p.m.: Duplicate Bridge at Invermere Seniors Hall, $2. Everyone welcome. Every Friday.
• 1 p.m.: Canasta at Canal Flats Seniors Hall every Friday.
• 6 p.m.: Bingo at Shuswap Band Hall every Friday. Doors open at 6 p.m., Bingo starts at 7 p.m.
• 7:30 p.m.: Enjoy fast-paced hockey as the Columbia Valley Rockies host Kimberley Dynamiters at Eddie Mountain Arena.
• Columbia Valley Rockies Pond Hockey Championships runs all weekend, January 27 – 29th. …

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2017, January 20 – Out & About

Posted on January 20th, 2017 by


Friday, January 20th
• Invermere Caregiver’s Support Group monthly meeting on the 3rd Friday of each month. Contact facilitator Leanne Brooks at 250-341-5683 for more information.
• 1 p.m.: Duplicate Bridge at Invermere Seniors Hall, $2. Everyone welcome. Every Friday.
• 1 p.m.: Canasta at Canal Flats Seniors Hall every Friday.
• 1:30 – 3 p.m.: The Invermere Public Library is hosting a 4 week LEGO Club for students in Kindergarten- Gr. 4 running weekly from Friday January 20th until February 10th. Due to limited spaces please call 250-342-6416 to pre-register for the free …

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2017, January 13 – Out & About

Posted on January 13th, 2017 by


Friday, January 13th
• 1 p.m.: Duplicate Bridge at Invermere Seniors Hall, $2. Everyone welcome. Every Friday.
• 1 p.m.: Canasta at Canal Flats Seniors Hall every Friday.
• 3 – 5 p.m.: Summit Youth Centre Outdoor Games (weather permitting). Call 250-342-3033 for more info.
• 6 p.m.: Bingo at Shuswap Band Hall every Friday. Doors open at 6 p.m., Bingo starts at 7 p.m.
• 9 p.m. – close: Live Music with Smoking Rays at Bear’s Paw Bar & Grill in Fairmont Hot Springs Resort. Also Saturday January 14th.
Saturday, January 14th
• Local’s Day at …

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2017, January 6 – Out & About

Posted on January 6th, 2017 by


Friday, January 6th
• 1 p.m.: Duplicate Bridge at Invermere Seniors Hall, $2. Everyone welcome. Every Friday.
• 1 p.m.: Canasta cards at Canal Flats Seniors Hall every Friday.
• 2:30 – 4:30 p.m.: LEGO Club at Invermere Public Library. All ages welcome (under 8 accompanied by an adult please). Weekly building challenges will be awaiting you! Activity is free.
• 4 – 7 p.m.: Summit Youth Centre Game Show Night. Call 250-342-3033 or visit their Facebook page for more information.
• 6 p.m.: Bingo at Shuswap Band Hall every Friday. Doors open at 6 …

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2016, December 30 – Out & About

Posted on December 30th, 2016 by


Friday, December 30th
• 1 p.m.: Duplicate Bridge at Invermere Seniors Hall, $2. Everyone welcome. Every Friday.
• 1 p.m.: Canasta cards at Canal Flats Seniors Hall every Friday.
• 3:30 – 5 p.m.: Skating Party at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort’s skating rink near the main lodge. Bring your own skates as rentals are not available.
• 6 p.m.: Bingo at Shuswap Band Hall every Friday. Doors open at 6 p.m., Bingo starts at 7 p.m.
Saturday, December 31st
• 10 a.m.: Lego for all ages at the Radium Public Library every Saturday.
• 11 a.m.: Preschool …

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2016, December 23 – Out & About

Posted on December 23rd, 2016 by


Friday, December 23rd
• 2:30 – 4:30 p.m.: LEGO Club at Invermere Public Library. All ages welcome (under 8 accompanied by an adult please). Weekly building challenges will be awaiting you! Activity is free.
• 5 – 9 p.m.: Summit Youth Centre Holiday Party with karaoke, games, white elephant gift exchange (bring something cool that’s 2nd hand, wrap it up!).
• 6 p.m.: Bingo at Shuswap Band Hall every Friday. Doors open at 6 p.m., Bingo starts at 7 p.m.
Saturday, December 24th
• 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.: Pancake Breakfast with Santa at Fairmont …

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2016, December 16 – Out & About

Posted on December 16th, 2016 by


Friday, December 16th
• Invermere Caregiver’s Support Group monthly meeting on the 3rd Friday of each month. Contact facilitator Leanne Brooks at 250-341-5683 for more information. .
• 2:30 – 4:30 p.m.: LEGO Club at Invermere Public Library. All ages welcome (under 8 accompanied by an adult please). Weekly building challenges will be awaiting you! Activity is free.
• 6 p.m.: Bingo at Shuswap Band Hall every Friday. Doors open at 6 p.m., Bingo starts at 7 p.m.
Saturday, December 17th
• 10 a.m.: Christmas Crafts and Storytime for pre-schoolers at the Radium Library.
• 10 …

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2016, December 9 – Out & About

Posted on December 9th, 2016 by


Friday, December 9th
• 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.: Alice Hale’s Christmas Pottery Sale at 2421 Westside Road. Also December 10th.
• 2:30 – 4:30 p.m.: LEGO Club at Invermere Public Library. All ages welcome (under 8 accompanied by an adult please). Weekly building challenges will be awaiting you! Activity is free. Also on Friday December 16th.
• 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.: The Summit Youth Centre will be taking donations at Valley Foods. All programs and activities at the Youth Centre are free of cost to youth aged 12 to 18. Thank …

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