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2014, August 15 – Out & About

Posted on August 15th, 2014 by


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• August 15th – 16th, 8 p.m.: Disney’s Maleficent. Also showing August 18th – 23rd, 25th and 26th.
Friday, August 15th
• 4 – 9 p.m.: Market on Main, Radium. Every Friday.
• 5 – 8 p.m.: Alex Fong exhibition at Artym Gallery. Artist will be in attendance. Show continues until August 21st. Check out artymgallery.com.
• 7 – 9 p.m.: Bob Benvenuti performs at Music on Main, Radium.
• Visit the Kootenay Trout Hatchery this summer. Daily activities include fishing the stocked pond, participating in the …

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2014, August 8 – Out & About

Posted on August 8th, 2014 by


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• August 8th – 9th, 8 p.m.: Rio 2. Also showing August 11th-12th.
Friday, August 8th
• 4 – 9 p.m.: Market on Main, Radium. Every Friday.
• 5 – 8 p.m.: Neil Patterson exhibition at Artym Gallery. Artist will be in attendance. Show continues until August 14th. Check out artymgallery.com.
• 7 – 9 p.m.: Dave White performs at Music on Main, Radium.
Saturday, August 9th
• 7:30 – 11 a.m.: 19th annual Loop the Lake, presented by the Rotary Club of Invermere. Half …

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2014, August 1 – Out & About

Posted on August 1st, 2014 by


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• August 1st – 2nd, 8 p.m.: Rio 2. Also showing August 4th – 9th and 11th-12th.
Friday, August 1st
• 4 – 9 p.m.: Market on Main, Radium. Every Friday. Also Saturday, August 2nd.
• 5 – 8 p.m.: Min Ma exhibition at Artym Gallery. Artists will be in attendance. Show continues until August 7th. Check out artymgallery.com.
• 6 – 10 p.m.: Edgewater School Reunion. Includes all students up to the grads of 1970. Continues through Sunday. Events include: Friday evening Wine …

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2014, July 24 – Out & About

Posted on July 25th, 2014 by


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• July 29th – August 2nd, 8 p.m.: Rio 2. Also showing August 4th – 9th and 11th-12th.
Friday, July 25th
• 9 a.m.: Introduction to Aquaculture and Aquaponics course at the Community Greenhouse, presented by Groundswell. Build your own small-scale aquaponic system. Two-day course, also July 26th. Registration is available online at groundswellnetwork.ca/events-calendar.
• 4 – 9 p.m.: Market on Main, Radium. Every Friday.
• 6 p.m.: Brisco Riding Club’s 20+ years Celebration at the Brisco Riding Arena. Runs July 25th – 27th. Friday, …

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2014, July 18 – Out & About

Posted on July 18th, 2014 by


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• July 18th and 19th, 8 p.m.: Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Also showing July 21st – 25th.
Friday, July 18th
• 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.: Library Summer Reading Club for Gr.1 – 4 at the Invermere Public Library. Runs until August 22nd. Visit invermere.bclibrary.ca.
• 4 – 9 p.m.: Market on Main, Radium. Every Friday.
• 5 p.m.: Bullriding in the Rockies at the Invermere Curling Club. 5 p.m. Cowboy Dinner. $8, beef, beans and biscuits. 7:15 p.m. Bullriding. Family Dance after the show, live …

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2014, July 11 – Out & About

Posted on July 11th, 2014 by


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• July 15th – 19th, 8 p.m.: Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Also showing July 21st – 25th.
Friday, July 11th
• 2 p.m.: Free concert by children’s musical entertainer, Mr. Mojo, at Columbia Garden Village – all ages welcome. More info at invermere.bclibrary.ca.
• 4 – 9 p.m.: Market on Main, Radium. Every Friday.
• 7 – 9 p.m.: John Cronin and Mac Walter perform at Music on Main, Radium. Music on Main is every Friday and Saturday throughout the summer.
Saturday, …

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2014, July 4 – Out & About

Posted on July 4th, 2014 by


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• July 4th – 5th, 8 p.m.: Mr. Peabody & Sherman. Also showing July 7th – 11th.
Friday, July 4th
• 9 – 11:30 a.m.: 5th annual cowboy breakfast at Fire’d Up, Radium. All proceeds donated to the Radium Fire Department. Visit radiumhotsprings.ca.
• 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.: Library Summer Reading Club for Gr.1- 4 at the Invermere Public Library. Runs July 4th – August 22nd. Visit invermere.bclibrary.ca.
• 4 – 9 p.m.: Market on Main, Radium. Every Friday.
• 6 – 9 p.m.: Wine and …

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2014, June 27 – Out & About

Posted on June 27th, 2014 by


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• July 2nd – 5th, 8 p.m.: Mr. Peabody & Sherman. Also showing July 7th – 11th.
Friday, June 27th
• 4 – 9 p.m.: Market on Main, Radium.
• 5 – 8 p.m.: Maya Eventov exhibition at Artym Gallery. Artist will be in attendance. Show continues until July 4th. Check out artymgallery.com.
• 6 – 11 p.m.: Volleyball at Kinsmen Beach with the Summit Youth Centre.
• 7 – 9 p.m.: Swanee & Cronin perform at Music on Main, Radium.
• Opening day for Panorama’s …

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2014, June 13 – Out & About

Posted on June 13th, 2014 by


Friday, June 13th
• 6 – 11 p.m.: Hang out night at the Summit Youth Centre.
• 7 – 9 p.m.: Artist’s Opening for REACH: DTSS Student Art Show at Pynelogs. Show runs from June 10th – 22nd.
Saturday, June 14th
• 12 – 7 p.m.: Fairmont and District Lions Club’s 25th annual Charity Golf Fun Day (golf and BBQ) at Coys Par 3. All ages welcome. Please register at Coys prior to the 14th. Cost $30. For more information, visit e-clubhouse.org/sites/fairmontbc.
• 3 – 5 p.m.: Permaculture Garden …

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2014, June 6 – Out & About

Posted on June 6th, 2014 by


Friday, June 6th
• 6 – 11 p.m.: Animation studio at the Summit YC.
• 8 p.m.: Mainstream Square Dance Weekend at the Radium Community Hall, hosted by the Columbia Valley Twirlers. Friday night dance at 8 p.m., Saturday dances at 9 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Callers are Gary Winter from Edmonton and Dustin McGifford from Penticton. For more info, please call Albert at 250-347-6573.
• Fairmont Lions Clubs Hole-in-One Challenge, every weekend (Friday evening, Saturday and Sunday). Hole #8 at Riverside Golf Course. Entry fee $5.
Saturday, June …

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2014, May 30 – Out & About

Posted on May 30th, 2014 by


Friday, May 30th
• 5 – 9 p.m.: Hang out Night/Bring your ideas at the Summit Youth Centre.
• 7 p.m.: The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon, a comedy by Don Zolidis, performed by the DTSS senior theatre class. At the DTSS theatre. Also Saturday, May 31st. Tickets $10 or $5 for students at The Book Bar or D.T.S.S.
Saturday, May 31st
• 8 a.m.: Invermere Legion 1st Annual Car Rally. Learn about the history of the Columbia Valley while taking a relaxing drive in your car and locating monuments, statues, plaques …

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2014, May 23 – Out & About

Posted on May 23rd, 2014 by


Friday, May 23rd
• 2 – 4 p.m.: Adventure Club gets Dramatic. Theatre games for grades 5-7 at the Invermere Public Library. Contact the library to pre-register: invermere.bclibrary.ca.
• 6 p.m.: An Evening of Dance, presented by Peak Danceworks, at the DTSS gymnasium. Dance showcase, silent auction and reception. Tickets $10, available at Pynelogs, Inside Edge, Pip’s Country Store, and the Mountainside Markets (Radium and Fairmont). Sponsorship and donation opportunities are also available. Visit www.peakdanceworks.com for more info.
• 6 – 11 p.m.: Foosball/Air Hockey tournament at the Summit Youth Centre.

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2014, May 16 – Out & About

Posted on May 16th, 2014 by


Friday, May 16th
• 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.: Annual Rotary Garage Sale at Deck Storage, Unit 118, Athalmer. Proceeds go towards Rotary projects.
• 6 – 7 p.m.: Hula Hoop Jam at Peak Dancework (across from post office). By donation, hoops provided. Contact leahmayshoemaker@gmail.com for info.
• 6 – 11 p.m.: Movie Night & Popcorn at the Summit Youth Centre.
Saturday, May 17th
• 8 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.: Annual Rotary Garage Sale, next to the Invermere Court House. Proceeds go towards Rotary projects.
• 9 a.m.: Giant Garage Sale …

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2014, May 9 – Out & About

Posted on May 9th, 2014 by


Friday, May 9th
• 12 – 2 p.m.: Pre-Mother’s Day Quiche and Chilli Luncheon, hosted by the All Saints Church Guild. $6 per person, at the Edgewater Legion.
• 6 – 11 p.m.: Rock Climbing Wall with the Summit Youth Centre, leaving at 6:30 p.m.
• 7:30 p.m.: Valley Voices perform at Christ Church Trinity, May 9th and 10th. Tickets $10/Adults, $5/Students, available at Selkirk TV and Appliances, Essentials, Meet on Higher Ground (Radium), Fairmont Village Gift Shop.
• Fairmont Lions Club’s Hole-in-One Challenge, every weekend (Friday evening, Saturday and Sunday). Hole …

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2014, May 2 – Out & About

Posted on May 2nd, 2014 by


Friday, May 2nd
• 6 – 11 p.m.: Pool tournament at the Summit YC.
• 7 – 10 p.m.: Fresh Fridays open mic night at Pynelogs. $2 at the door.
• Planet – Constellation Tour at the DTSS Track, hosted by Invermere Under the Stars. All ages, starts at dusk. Kids, come out and try the kid-friendly telescope!
Saturday, May 3rd
• 1 – 5 p.m.: Blue Lake Centre Grand Reopening Celebration. Free open house includes tours, sample environmental programming, camp games, food, music as well as access to trails and canoeing. …

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2014, April 25 – Out & About

Posted on April 25th, 2014 by


Friday, April 25th
• 5 p.m.: Hospice Society of the Columbia Valley Annual General Meeting at Copper Point Resort. 5 p.m. Registration,  5:30 p.m. AGM.  
• 6 – 7 p.m.: Hula Hoop Jam at Peak Dancework every Friday. By donation, hoops provided. Contact leahmayshoemaker@gmail.com for info.
• 6 – 11 p.m.: Movie and popcorn at the Summit YC.
• 7 p.m.: 2nd annual Hospice Butterfly Gala at Copper Point Resort. Features a three-course meal, live entertainment by Valley Forged, silent and live auctions. Tickets $50, all proceeds to benefit the Hospice Society …

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2014, April 11 – Out & About

Posted on April 11th, 2014 by


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• Coming soon: Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Friday, April 11th
• 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.: Art from the Heart: Part 9, opening at Pynelogs Cultural Centre. Columbia Valley Elementary School Art Show with over 600 pieces of art from our talented and diverse group of Elementary School aged kids from the Columbia Valley. Artists in attendance. Show runs from April 8th to 27th.
• 6 – 7 p.m.: Hula Hoop Jam at Peak Dancework (across from post office). By donation, hoops provided. Contact leahmayshoemaker@gmail.com for info.
• 6 – 11 p.m.: Pool …

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2014, April 4 – Out & About

Posted on April 4th, 2014 by


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• Coming soon: Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Friday, April 4th
• 10 – 11 a.m.: Preschoolers and Parents Plant and Play at the Community Greenhouse. Drop in program over six weeks. Activities vary. Parents or caregivers accompany the children and have an opportunity to meet other families. Although the program is informal, pre-registration online is appreciated: groundswellnetwork.ca/events-calendar .
• 6 – 7 p.m.: Hula Hoop Jam at Peak Dancework (across from post office), every Friday beginning April 4th. By donation, hoops provided. Contact leahmayshoemaker@gmail.com for info.
• 6 – 11 p.m.: Hang …

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2014, March 28 – Out & About

Posted on March 28th, 2014 by


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• March 28th and 29th, 7:30 p.m.: Disney’s Frozen.
Friday, March 28th
• 12 p.m.: Soup, bun and dessert at the Edgewater Legion for $6.
• 7:30 – 9 p.m.: Ladies Clothing Swap fundraiser for Killer Rollbots. Drop off good quality, clean clothing donations to Her Public or Arrowhead Brewing Company March 24 – 27. Shop at Arrowhead Brewing Company. $5 per bag taken, bags will be supplied. Visit thekillerrollbots@gmail.com for more info.
• 9 p.m.: Iron Mountain Theatre Presents - Electro Social Club at Bud’s Bar and Lounge. DJs at …

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2014, March 14 – Out & About

Posted on March 14th, 2014 by


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• March 24th – 29th, 7:30 p.m.: Disney’s Frozen.
Friday, March 14th
• 6 – 11 p.m.: Wii Fit tournament at the Summit YC.
Saturday, March 15th
• 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.:   Windermere Valley Gogo Sisters’ annual Saint Patrick’s Day Tea at Christ Church Trinity, Invermere.  Admission is by donation, all proceeds going to the Stephen Lewis Foundation Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign.
• 6 – 11 p.m.: Hang out night at the Summit Youth Centre.
• Kootenay Freestyle Classic at Panorama. A two day celebration of the art of skiing and …

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