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2015, June 26 – Out & About

Posted on June 26th, 2015 by


Friday, June 26th
• Summer at Panorama opening weekend. Start with the Mile 1 Express for downhill mountain biking & hiking, the pools & waterslides, PanoKids camps and more.
• 5 – 8 p.m.: Invermere on the Lake Art Walk, every Friday. For more information visit theartwalk.ca .
• 5- 8 p.m.: Effusion gallery hosts the new work and demo by Connie Geerts and Karyn Chopiks trunk show.
• 6 p.m.: SYC Karaoke Night.
• 6 p.m.: Spring into summer with dancing and steak sandwiches with band FreeLee at Invermere Legion. $15/person. Reservations recommended. …

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2015, June 19 – Out & About

Posted on June 19th, 2015 by


Friday, June 19th
• BBQ Chicken dinner at Invermere Legion. $15/person. Reservations recommended. Please call 250-342-9517.
• 4 – 7 p.m.: Kickoff to the 4th Annual Beerfest at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort ski area. Long Drive Competition at Fairmont Hot Springs Airport. $15 for 3 balls. Proceeds benefit Columbia Valley Golf Trail Junior Tour.
• 5 – 8 p.m.: Invermere Art Walk from June 19th to September 11th every Friday. For more information visit theartwalk.ca.
• 6 p.m.: Summit Youth Centre (SYC) Rockband Night.
• 7 – 11 p.m.: Mountainside Grille BBQ. Live …

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2015, June 12 – Out & About

Posted on June 12th, 2015 by


Friday, June 12th
• 5 – 9 p.m.: REACH Art show, artist opening event at Pynelogs Cultural Centre.
• 6 – 8 p.m.: Summit Youth Centre (SYC) Games Night.
• 8 – 10 p.m.: A Mainstream Dance with The Columbia Valley Twirlers, hosting a square dance weekend June 12th & 13th at the Community Hall in Radium. For more information call Albert Robideau at 250-347-6573.
Saturday, June 13th
• Wasa Triathlon June 13th and 14th. Family friendly festival weekend with kids’ event on Saturday. Registration at www.rmevents.com closes on June 9th for adults …

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2015, June 5 – Out & About

Posted on June 5th, 2015 by


Friday, June 5th
• 3 – 5 p.m.: Canal Flats Kids Bingo. 8 – 16 years old.
• 6 p.m.: An evening of Dance at Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena. Tickets $10 available at Inside Edge in Invermere, Pips in Edgewater, Mountain Market in Fairmont.
• 7 p.m.: Canal Flats Family Dance. Funky hair, face painting, ice cream walk.
• 7 p.m.: The DTSS Senior Theatre class presents Kill Me, Deadly – a noir comedy play by Bill Robens. Tickets available at the Blue Dog Cafe or at the door, DTSS Theatre. $10 …

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2015, May 29 – Out & About

Posted on May 29th, 2015 by


Friday, May 29th
• 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.: Permaculture Design Practicum May 29th and May 30th at Groundswell Community Greenhouse. The #1 request of our PDC graduates is to practice their new design skills on real-life projects. For more information email info@groundswellnetwork.ca or call 250-342-3337.
• 12 p.m.: Edgewater Seniors soup day at the Edgewater Legion, $6.
• 7 p.m.: SYC Movie and popcorn night.
Saturday, May 30th
• 11 a.m.: Preschool story time at the Invermere Public Library, every Saturday.
•12:30 p.m.: Windermere Health Care Auxiliary Charity Golf Tournament …

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2015, May 22 – Out & About

Posted on May 22nd, 2015 by


Friday, May 22nd
• 5 p.m.: May 22 – May 24, Wetlandkeepers Course is 2½ days of workshops that educate participants about wetland conservation. This is a hands-on, free fieldwork course that provides participants with technical skills to steward their own wetland. For more information contact wetlands_assistant@bcwf.bc.ca or
visit wetlandkeeperswindermere.eventbrite.ca
• 6 p.m.: SYC Karaoke Night.
Saturday, May 23rd
• May 23rd & Sunday May 24th Radium Car Rally. Visit radiumhotsprings.com for details.
• 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.: Garage Sale at Akisqnuk First Nation Arbor. Food and items for sale as well …

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2015, May 15 – Out & About

Posted on May 15th, 2015 by


Friday, May 15th
• May long weekend Boogie Bash at Bud’s Bar & Lounge. May 15th No cover charge featuring DJ Juice. May 16th $5 cover charge featuring Bruce E.p. May 17th, No cover, featuring The Jamies with the Otters and Locals night.
• 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.: From May 15th – May 28th Permaculture Design Certification at the College of the Rockies and Groundswell Community Greenhouse. For more information email info@groundswellnetwork.ca or call 250-342-3337.
• 6 p.m.: Summit Youth Centre (SYC) Rockband Night.
• May 15 – Sun, May 17, Crescent …

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2015, May 8 – Out & About

Posted on May 8th, 2015 by


Friday, May 8th
• 6 – 8 p.m.: Summit Youth Centre (SYC) Games Night.
• 7:30 p.m.: Valley Voices Spring Concert May 8th – 9th at Christ Church Trinity. Tickets available at Tiffany’s Thredz in Invermere, Purple Cow Gift Shop in Fairmont and Meet on Higher Ground in Radium.
Saturday, May 9th
• 6 – 8 p.m.: Pooch Plunge at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort. The pool goes to the dogs in support of GALS and the SPCA. Bring your family and doggie out for some fun. $10/ dog, registration required 1-800-663-4979 …

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2015, May 1 – Out & About

Posted on May 1st, 2015 by


Friday, May 1st
• 1 p.m.: Duplicate Bridge at Invermere Senior’s Hall every Wednesday and Friday, $2. Everyone welcome.
• 5 p.m.: May 1st – May 3rd, orienteering training and coaching camp in Invermere. For more information visit kootenayorienteering.com/events/view/1833.
• 7 – 10 p.m.: Fresh Fridays Open Mic at Pynelogs. Showcasing young talent from the valley. All ages, licensed bar. First Friday of every month.
Saturday, May 2nd
• 5 p.m.: Hospice Society 3rd Annual Butterfly Gala at Radium Resort. Tickets $50. 3 – course meal, live entertainment by Bruce Childs …

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2015, April 24 – Out & About

Posted on April 24th, 2015 by


Friday, April 24th
• 4 – 6 p.m.: Summit Youth Centre (SYC) Graphic design program. Must pre-register. Email summit.centre@gmail.com or call 250-342-3033.
• 9 p.m.: La Cafamore presents the works of women composers of the Romantic Era, at Christ Church Trinity.
Saturday, April 25th
• 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.: Radium Hot Springs Annual Trash Bash and Clean Up. Meet at Higher Ground Coffee House. Bring gloves. For full event details please contact the Village Office, (250) 347-6455 or email events@radiumhotsprings.ca
• 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.: Prevention of Violence Against Women …

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2015, April 17 – Out & About

Posted on April 17th, 2015 by


Friday, April 17th
• 4 – 6 p.m.: SYC Graphic design program. Must pre-register. Email summit.centre@gmail.com or call
250-342-3033.
Saturday, April 18th
• 9 a.m – 1 p.m.: CV Cycling Society annual bike swap at the Invermere Community Centre. Bring in bikes and gear between 9 – 11 a.m. Toonie charge to bring in gear. Sale is from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Pick up money and/or unsold gear at 1 p.m. On display will be a piece of art work by local artist Pat Bavin, which will be used on a …

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2015, April 08 – Out & About

Posted on April 3rd, 2015 by


Friday, April 3rd
• Easter paragliding event at Panorama Mountain Resort. For more information contact fly@flyingMax.com.
• 9 a.m.: Fairmont Hot Springs Resort nature hike starting from the lodge lobby.
• 5 – 8 p.m.: 28th Annual Easy Rider Snowboard Cup. April 3rd to 5th. Event registration at the Great Hall in Ski Tip Lodge in Panorama, $25 entry fee. Visit panoramaresort.com for more details.
Saturday, April 4th
• 9 a.m.: Easter celebrations at Panorama Mountain Resort. Visit panoramaresort.com for more details.
• 5 p.m.: Fairmont Hot Springs Resort customer appreciation dinner and …

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2015, March 27 – Out & About

Posted on March 27th, 2015 by


Friday, March 27th
• Canadian Cancer Society Spring Daffodil sale March 27th and 28th at Mountainside Market (Radium), Valley Foods and Sobeys (Invermere). Fundraising for life-saving research, patient support and public education.
• March 27th and 28th Rink-to-Link competition. Golf and curling competition. $240/team. Call 250-342-3315 or email invermerecurling@shaw.ca to register.
• 9 a.m.: Bean there, Packed That with Kicking Horse Coffee. $15. A full facility tour of Kicking Horse Coffee. See their roasting and packaging facility, learn about sustainable coffee production from a fairtrade and organic approach. Visit InvermereCoffeeFest.com to register.
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2015, March 20 – Out & About

Posted on March 20th, 2015 by


Friday, March 20th
• 6th Annual Canal Flats Curling Funspiel, March 20th-22nd.
• 5 p.m.: SYC movie night with popcorn.
Saturday, March 21st
• 4 p.m.: Syndicate Rail Jam at Panorama Mountain Resort. Please pre-register with Guest Services in Ski Tip Lodge. Cost $10 per person.
• 7 p.m.: SYC Foosball Tournament.
• 7:30 – 10:30 p.m.: QuintEssence live at the Christ Church Trinity.
Sunday, March 22nd
• 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.: Spring BBQ Spiel. $100/team includes dinner and (meat) prizes. Register at the Curling Centre.
• 7 – 9 p.m.: Trivia Nights at Bear’s …

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2015, March 13 – Out & About

Posted on March 13th, 2015 by


Friday, March 13th
• 2 – 4 p.m.: SYC board games.
• 4 – 6 p.m.: SYC Graphics program. Must pre-register.
• 7 p.m.: SYC movie night with popcorn.
• 7 – 9 p.m.: The Visionary and the Ghost of Pynelogs live performance at Pynelogs Art Gallery and Cultural Centre from March 11th to 15th. Tickets $25, available at Pynelogs, Tiffany’s Thredz in Invermere and Radium Bighorn Gift & Souvenir.
Saturday, March 14th
• 10 a.m.: ICAN AGM at Lakeview Meadows Recreation Centre, 855 Lakeview Meadows Road. Everyone welcome.
• 2 p.m.: St. …

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2015, March 6 – Out & About

Posted on March 6th, 2015 by


Friday, March 6th
• From March 1st to March 10th Panorama Mountain Resort is hosting IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships.The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Alpine Skiing World Championships is the first event of its kind to be held in Canada for either alpine or para-alpine skiing.
• 2 p.m.: World Day of Prayer service. Come learn about the culture and heritage of the Bahamas at All Saints Church in Edgewater.
• 4 – 6 p.m.: SYC Graphics program. Must pre-register.
• 7 p.m.: SYC movie night and popcorn.
• 7 p.m.: World Day of …

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2015, February 20 – Out & About

Posted on February 20th, 2015 by


Friday, February 20th
• 9 a.m.: KABDA is hosting a Planting the Seed to Entrepreneurship workshop at Akisqnuk First Nation Band Hall. For more information and to register contact Janice Alpine at 1-888-480-2464 ext 3164 or jalpine@kabda.org or visit kabda.org.
• 2 – 4 p.m.: SYC. Come join us for snowshoeing.
• 5 – 8 p.m.: Climbing wall open at J.A. Laird School every Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Birthday parties by appt. 250-688-5228
• 7 p.m.: The Hospice Society of the Columbia Valley is hosting an information night at the Edgewater Community Hall. …

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2015, February 13 – Out & About

Posted on February 19th, 2015 by


Friday, February 13th
• 2 – 4 p.m.: SYC. Come join us for swimming at Radium Hot Springs.
• 3 p.m.: Downton Abbey High Tea at the Library. Join us as we air episode one of season five. Visit invermere.bclibrary.ca for more info.
Saturday, February 14th
• 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.: Winterfest in Radium. Indoor curling practice.
• 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.: Winterfest in Radium, Pick-up ball hockey. Crafts, sockman, penguin pictures.
• 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.: Fire Vixen Tattoos Presents Puppy Love 4 at the Invermere Community Hall. For more …

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2015, February 6 – Out & About

Posted on February 19th, 2015 by


Friday, February 6th
• 1 p.m.: Shuswap Celebration at the Lions Hall ( beside the ball fields at the cross roads)
• 2 – 4 p.m.: SYC. Come join us for snowshoeing.
• 7 p.m.: The Hospice Society of the Columbia Valley is hosting an information night at the Brisco Community Hall. There will be a 45-minute presentation followed by a Q&A, information brochures to take home and refreshments to enjoy while you are there.
Saturday, February 7th
• 8 a.m.: Shuswap Celebration at the Lions Hall ( beside the ball …

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2015, January 30 – Out & About

Posted on January 30th, 2015 by


Friday, January 30th
• 12 p.m.: Lunch at the Edgewater Legion. Six dollars. Soup, bun, dessert and more. Last Friday of each month.
• 2 – 4 p.m.: SYC. Join us for swimming at Radium Hot Springs.
• 7 p.m.: The Hospice Society of the Columbia Valley is hosting an information night at Smoking Waters Cafe in Fairmont Hot Springs. There will be a 45-minute presentation, followed by a Q&A, information brochures to take home and refreshments to enjoy while you are there.
• CV Rockies Pond Hockey Championship Jan 30th – Feb 1st. …

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