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2016, April 22nd – Out & About

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Friday, April 22nd
• 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.: Celebrate Earth Day at the Groundswell Network Society’s community greenhouse Interactive open house, adjacent to DTSS.
• 2 – 8 p.m.: Craft and Home Based Business Fair at Christ Church Trinity.
• 5 – 7 p.m.: Summit Youth Centre (SYC) YCC Challenges program.
• 6:30 p.m.: Turkey Dinner at Branch 71 Legion in Invermere. $17.50. Reservations recommended. Call 250-342-9517. Meat Draw and 50/50.
• 6:30 p.m.: Kick Up Your Boots DTSS athletic dept fundraiser. Silent auction, door prizes, refreshments and snacks. Music by The Flatliners and …

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2016, April 8th – Out & About

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Friday, April 8th
• Slow Food Canada National Summit, April 6-10th — Feeding the Future, hosted by Slow Food Columbia Valley. Event schedule and information at slowfood.ca. Tickets available at Circle Health and Circle Cafe.
• 5 – 7 p.m.: Summit Youth Centre (SYC) YCC Challenges program.
• 6:30 p.m.: Baked Chicken Dinner at Branch 71 Legion in Invermere. $17.50. Reservations recommended. Call 250-342-9517. Meat Draw and 50/50.
• 7:30 p.m.: SYC Karaoke night.
• 9 p.m.: The Small Town Dirtbags with Oso Simple, live at the T-Bar & Grill in Panorama. No cover.
Saturday, …

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2016, April 1 – Out & About

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Friday, April 1st
• 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.: Fresh daffodils to be sold at Sobeys, AG Valley Foods and in Radium at Mountainside Market by Canadian Cancer Society volunteers. Put a little spring in your home and help fund the CCS in its research, patient support and public education.
• 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.: The Invermere WorkBC Employment Services Centre and EK Employment would like to formally invite all Columbia Valley residents, employers and community associations to join us at our Open House celebrating four years serving local job seekers …

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2016, March 25 – Out & About

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Friday, March 25th
• March 25th – 26th: Link to Rink (more green-to-ice action!). For more information, contact the Invermere Curling Centre by calling 250-342-3315, emailing invermerecurling@shaw.ca, visiting www.curlinginvermere.ca or going to “Invermere & District Curling Centre” on Facebook.
• 9 p.m.: Panorama’s T-Bar and Grill hosts Aaron Pollock and his four piece band. No cover.
• 10 – 11:30 a.m.: Invermere Columbia Garden Village. Bereavement Information Session hosted by the Columbia Valley Hospice Society. No charge; tea and cookies will be served. For more information call 250-688-1143.
• 12 p.m.: Soup lunch at …

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2016, March 18 – Out & About

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Friday, March 18th
• 5 – 7 p.m.: Summit Youth Centre (SYC) YCC Challenges program.
• 6:30 p.m.: Roast Beef Dinner at Branch 71 Legion in Invermere. $17.50. Reservations Recommended. Call 250-342-9517. Meat Draw and 50/50.
• 9 p.m.: Live music by the Swillbillies in Fairmont at Bear’s Paw & Grill. Food & drink specials all day.
Saturday, March 19th
• Art from the Heart Art Pre-Show at Copper Point Resort from March 19th – 27th. Displays and offering pre-bidding on silent auction items of the 20 pieces that were donated by the students …

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2016, March 11 – Out & About

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Friday, March 11th
• 5 – 7 p.m.: Summit Youth Centre (SYC) YCC Challenges program.
• 7 p.m.: Join the SYC in a Foosball Tournament.
Saturday, March 12th
Thermography clinic being held at Renaissance Wellness Centre, 505A 7th Ave Invermere. To book an appointment call 250 801 7900 or visit www.thermographyclinic.com.
• 2 – 4 p.m.: The Go-Go Sisters annual St.Patrick’s Day Tea and Bake Sale at Christ Church Trinity benefiting the Stephen Lewis Foundation. There will be draws for pottery, afghans and more. Admission by donation.
• 6:30 p.m.: Evening of Therapeutic Yoga is …

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March 4 – Out & About

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Friday, March 4th
• 9 – 10 a.m.: Coffee Fest, Bean There Packed That with Kicking Horse Coffee. This event includes a tour of Kicking Horse Coffee. See roasting and packaging. Learn about sustainable coffee production fair trade and organic. Explore coffee varieties, geographies, roasting, decaffeination, and cupping. A wonderful seminar. For information and to register visit www.invermerecoffeefest.com.
• 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.: Coffee Fest, Monogram Brewing Academy – Barista Basics at Pynelogs Cultural Centre. One-day academy, students learn fundamentals required to produce a perfect espresso-based beverage. For more information …

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February 26 – Out & About

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Friday, February 26th
• 12 p.m.: Soup lunch at the Edgewater Legion. $6. Last Friday of each month.
• 5 – 7 p.m.: Summit Youth Centre (SYC) YCC Challenges.
• 6 p.m.: SYC Karaoke Night.
• 6 p.m.: Ted Alexander will be playing the Invermere Legion. Also, there will be a Meat Draw and 50/50.
• 7 – 9 p.m.: Starlight Challenge evening races at Fairmont Hot Springs ski area every Friday in February. Come as a team of 4, or race solo. Great prizes!
• 7 – 9 p.m.: 1st Annual East Kootenay Distillery Festival …

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February 19 – Out & About

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Friday, February 19th
• 4 – 6 p.m.: Live music by Jordan Wellbourne. Head to the cozy Fairmont Hot Springs Resort ski chalet and enjoy Saskatoon-based blues, hard rock & southern rock musical stylings.
• 5 – 7 p.m.: Summit Youth Centre (SYC) YCC Challenges program.
• 6 p.m.: Join the SYC in Rockband competition Night.
• 6:30 p.m.: Roast Beef Dinner at Branch 71 District Legion in Invermere. $17.50/person. Reservations Recommended. Roast Beef has Yorkies, mashed potatoes, gravy, green salad, tea/coffee, dessert. Call 250-342-9517. Meat Draw and 50/50.
• 7 – 9 p.m.: Starlight …

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2016, February 12 – Out & About

Posted on February 12th, 2016 by


Friday, February 12th
• February 12th – 14th: Men’s Spiel. For more information, contact the Invermere Curling Centre by calling 250-342-3315, emailing invermerecurling@shaw.ca, visiting www.curlinginvermere.ca or going to “Invermere & District Curling Centre” on Facebook.
• 5 – 7 p.m.: Summit Youth Centre (SYC) YCC Challenges program.
• 6 p.m.: SYC games night.
• 6 p.m. – 12 a.m.: Steamboat Mountain Music Society is hosting a fundraiser at Edgewater Legion. Dinner from 6 – 8 p.m., live music from 8 p.m. – 12 a.m. Children welcome till 8 p.m. Membership sign up …

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2016, February 5 – Out & About

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Friday, February 5th
• February 5th – 7th: Junior cash spiel. For more information, contact the Invermere Curling Centre by calling 250-342-3315, emailing invermerecurling@shaw.ca, visiting www.curlinginvermere.ca or going to “Invermere & District Curling Centre” on Facebook.
• 5 – 7 p.m.: SYC YCC Challenges program.
• 6:30 p.m.: Chinese Food Dinner at Branch 71 District Legion in Invermere. $15/person. Reservations Required. Call 250-342-9517 by January 30th. Meat Draw and 50/50.
• 7 – 9 p.m.: Fairmont Ski Hill Annual Starlight Challenge February 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th, a fun recreational racing series.. …

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2016, January 29 – Out & About

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Friday, January 29th
• Rockies Pond Hockey Tourney Friday January 29th – Sunday January 31st, at Kinsmen Beach in Invermere. For more information and registration visit hockey-community.com/league/cvrockiespondhockey.
• 12 p.m.: Soup lunch at the Edgewater Legion. $6. Last Friday of each month.
• 5 – 7 p.m.: Summit Youth Centre (SYC) YCC Challenges program.
• 5:45 p.m.: Alliance Church, Invermere. Chili dinner and silent auction with entertainment to raise funds for materials to be used to construct a home in Ensenada, Mexico in March. Call 250-342-4454 for more information.
• 6:30 p.m.: …

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2016, January 22 – Out & About

Posted on January 22nd, 2016 by


Friday, January 22nd
• January 22nd – 24th: Lake Spiel. For more information, contact the Invermere Curling Centre by calling 250-342-3315, emailing invermerecurling@shaw.ca visiting www.curlinginvermere.ca or going to “Invermere & District Curling Centre” on Facebook. Also visit Branch 71 Legion Snack Shack at the Lake Spiel.
• Bantam Home Tournament January 22nd – 24th at Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena in Invermere. Contact t-irons@hotmail.com or Jycarder@telus.net for more information.
• 4 – 8 p.m.: SnowFlake Festival & Taste of the Valley at Kinsmen Beach. Live music, fire pits, ice skating. Taste of …

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2016, January 15 – Out & About

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Friday, January 15th
• January 15th – 17th, East Kootenay Invitational Figure Skating Competition hosted by the Columbia Valley Skating Club, at Eddie Mountain Arena in Invermere.
• 5 – 7 p.m.: Summit Youth Centre YCC Challenges program.
• 6 p.m.: Join the Summit Youth Centre in Rockband competition Night.
• 6:30 p.m.: Pork Chop Dinner at Branch 71 Legion in Invermere. $15/person. For those who include it the pork chops will be served with baked potatoes, coleslaw, and dessert. Reservations Recommended. 250-342-9517.
• 7 p.m.: January 15th and 16th, The Banana Peel: …

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2016, January 8 – Out & About

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Friday, January 8th
• 1 p.m.: Duplicate Bridge at Invermere senior’s hall, $2. Everyone welcome.
• 9 p.m.: Bear’s Paw Bar & Grill at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort. Join us for live music by Smokin’ Ray & The Detectors. Blues, R’s n B and more.
Saturday, January 9th
• 9 a.m.: 2nd Annual Dragon Tail Loppet, 9km Nordic Loppet from the Panorama Nordic Centre. Registration at 9 a.m. and race at 11 a.m. Open to all ages and abilities. No separation of classic or skate disciplines. Start and finish at …

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2016, January 1 – Out & About

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Thursday, December 31st
• 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.: Invermere Library on shortened hours Dec. 29,30,31 and Jan.2
• 11:15 a.m.: Invermere Library Pre-school Storytime drop in for stories and a craft.
• 12:30 – 3:30 p.m.: Invermere Library Lego Club. Drop in to build something great.
• 3 p.m.: Village of Radium’s 25th Birthday Celebration and New Year’s Eve Party at Brent’s Shack, Legends Field and Radium Hot Springs Seniors Hall. Hot chocolate, hot dogs, chili and birthday cake. Visit www.radiumhotsprings.com for details.
• 6:30 p.m.: Radium Hot Springs New Year’s Eve Fireworks at …

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2015, December 25 – Out & About

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Friday, December 25th
• Legion Closed till December 29.
• 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.: The 8th annual Christmas Day Soak at Fairmont Hot Springs. Free entry with donation to the Columbia Valley Food Bank.
• 5 – 7 p.m.: Radium Feastival, a village Christmas dinner at LaCabina Ristorante in Radium Hot Springs Best Western Plus Prestige Inn. Visit www.radiumhotsprings.com for details.
Saturday, December 26th
• 39th Annual Invermere-Radium Christmas Bird Count. For more Information call Randy at 250-688-6694 or email at inc-bc@outlook.com.
• 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.: Hockey Day at Bear’s Paw Bar …

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2015, December 18 – Out & About

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Friday, December 18th
• 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.: Elf Cookie Decorating. Come decorate cookies with our Fairmont Hot Springs Resort Christmas Elf at Misty Waters Café.
• 6:30 p.m.: Turkey Dinner at Branch 71 Legion in Invermere. Reservations Recommended. Please call 250-342-9517. Meat draw and 50/50.
Saturday, December 19th
• 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.: Fairmont Ski Hill opens.
• 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.: Newhouse Micro Homes Open House. Come and see what all the buzz is about. In front of Newhouse Multi Storage at …

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2015, December 11 – Out & About

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Friday, December 11th
• 4 – 8 p.m.: Friday Night Shopping in Fairmont.
• 5 p.m.: A screening of Warren Miller’s latest film, Chasing Shadows, at Earl Grey Lodge, Panorama. Show begins at 6 p.m. Tickets $15 with drinks and appetizers served. Contact Earl Grey Lodge at 250-341-3641 or info@earlgreylodge.com for tickets.
• 6:30 – 8 p.m.: 2nd Annual Butterfly Tree of Lights at Frater Landing. A lovely way to commemorate our loved ones who have passed on. Join us for this special evening of remembrance and connection. For …

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2015, November 27 – Out & About

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Friday, November 27th
• 12 p.m.: Edgewater Seniors soup day at the Edgewater Legion, $6 includes soup, bun and dessert.
• 4 – 8 p.m.: Invermere Vendor Blender Christmas Shopping Extravaganza at the Invermere Community Hall. Donation in support of ICAN or an unwrapped toy welcomed at the door.
• 5 – 8 p.m.: Invermere Legion Winter Wonderland Market and Christmas Tea. To reserve a table please call 250-688-0640.
• 6:30 p.m.: Roast Beef Dinner at the Invermere Legion. $15/person. Reservations Recommended. Call 250-342-9517. Meat draw and 50/50.
• 7:30 p.m.: …

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