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2014, December 19 – Out & About

Posted on December 19th, 2014 by


Friday, December 19th
• 1 p.m.: Duplicate Bridge at Invermere Senior’s Hall, every Wednesday and Friday $2. Everyone welcome.
• 2 p.m.: Summit Youth Centre (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.
Saturday, December 20th
• 9 – 10 a.m.: Copper Point Resort, breakfast with Santa. Please book ahead at 250-341-4000.
• 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.: Copper Point Resort, pictures with Santa.
• 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.: Santa’s Cabin …

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2014, December 12 – Out & About

Posted on December 12th, 2014 by


Friday, December 12th
• 9 a.m.: Panorama Mountain Resort Winter season starts.
• 10:30 a.m.: Holiday Craft Extravaganza for K – Gr.4 at the Invermere Public Library. Contact 240-342-6416 to register.
• 5:30 – 11:45 p.m.: Earl Grey Lodge in Panorama is showing Warren Miller’s 2014 film No Turning Back.
• 6 p.m.: Summit Youth Centre (SYC). Come join us for Man Hunt with hot chocolate afterwards.
Saturday, December 13th
• 9 – 10 a.m.: Copper Point Resort, breakfast with Santa. Please book ahead at 250-341-4000.
• 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.: Copper …

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2014, December 5 – Out & About

Posted on December 5th, 2014 by


Friday, December 5th
• 1 p.m.: Duplicate Bridge at Invermere Senior’s Hall, every Wednesday and Friday $2. Everyone welcome.
• 4 – 8 p.m.: Christmas Craft Fair at the Invermere Community Hall. Entry fee $2 donation to the Windermere Child Care Society or a donation to the Invermere Food Bank.
• 5 – 8 p.m.: Climbing wall open at J.A. Laird School every Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Birthday parties by appt. 250-688-5228.
• 6:30 p.m.: Hospice Society 1st Butterfly Tree of Lights at Frater Landing in Invermere. Join us as we …

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Kootenay Bayou returns victorious from 2015 Scovie Awards

Posted on November 28th, 2014 by


Kootenay Bayou turned up the heat in the southern USA, where they won three awards at the annual Scovie Awards.
“The Scovie Awards are like the Academy Awards of hot sauce,” said Kootenay Bayou Voodoo Habanera Hot Sauce founder Dale Hunt.
Upon entering the Roasted Red X flavour into the 2015 Scovie Awards (they’re awarded a year in advance) in Albuquerque, New Mexico, Dale won first place in both the habanero hot sauce and Louisiana style hot sauce categories, and second place in the medium heat category.
This was the first, and probably …

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2014, November 28 – Out & About

Posted on November 28th, 2014 by


Friday, November 28th
• 10:30 a.m.: Last Friday morning preschool story time at the Library. New story time schedule beginning in January. Starting December 5th, Baby Goose will replace Friday story time.
• 12 p.m.: Soup lunch at the Edgewater Legion. $6. Last Friday of each month.
• 1 p.m.: Duplicate Bridge at Invermere Senior’s Hall, $2. Everyone welcome.
• 7- 10 p.m.: Wild and Scenic Film Festival, at the Invermere Community Hall brought to you by Wildsight Invermere. The festival will feature 15 environmental and adventure films that illustrate the Earth’s …

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2014, November 21 – Out & About

Posted on November 27th, 2014 by


Friday, November 21th
• 6 p.m.: ICAN’s 3rd annual Raise the Woof! Comedy Show and Dinner at the Invermere Community Hall. Silent and live auction, games and surprises. Tickets $50, all proceeds go towards ICAN’s Rescue and Adoption Facility. Confirmed comedian line up includes Alex Wood, James Uloth and headliner Cory Mack.
Saturday, November 22nd
• 10 a.m.: Christmas Silent Auction. Dozens of auction items at the Invermere Public Library. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library, all funds raised support library programs. Auction bids close at 12 noon, …

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2014, November 14 – Out & About

Posted on November 14th, 2014 by


Friday, November 14th
• 6 – 11 p.m.: SYC. Join us for a Dance, ages 12 – 18.
• 7 – 9 p.m.: 1940’s themed B.C. book launch at Pynelogs for Bird’s Eye View by Elinor Florence. Dress in period costumes circa 1940 for a chance to win a door prize. Visit invermere.bclibrary.ca for more information.
Saturday, November 15th
• 6 – 11 p.m.: SYC. Join us for a pool tournament.
• 7 p.m.: Elephant Mountain Music Theatre presents the Broadway Musical “RENT” at the DTSS theatre. Tickets $25 for …

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2014, November 7 – Out & About

Posted on November 7th, 2014 by


Friday, November 7th
• 1 p.m.: Duplicate Bridge at Invermere senior’s hall, $2. Everyone welcome.
• 13th Annual East Kootenay/Fairmont Hot Springs Wine Festival (November 7-8): Individual tickets and lodging packages available at fairmonthotsprings.com.
• 5 – 8 p.m.: Climbing wall open at J.A. Laird School every Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Birthday parties by appointment. 250-688-5228
• 6 – 11 p.m.: SYC. Join us for a Foosball Tournament and Remembrance Day posters.
• 7 – 10 p.m.: Fresh Fridays Open Mic at Pynelogs. Showcasing young talent from the valley. All ages, licensed bar.
• …

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2014, October 31, 2014

Posted on October 31st, 2014 by


Friday, October 31st
• 8 a.m.: The Rocky Mountain Rally returns to Invermere. Some of the best off-road drivers in North America come to Invermere for this exciting event. For information visit rockymountainrally.com or Facebook.
• 12 p.m.: Soup lunch at the Edgewater Legion. $6. Last Friday of each month.
• 4 p.m.: Zombie Walk. Meet at Pot Hole Park, shuffle to the Station Pub. Free for all ages. Prizes for best zombie costume.
• 6 – 8:30 p.m.: Booktacular Fright Night at the Invermere Public Library. Drop-in for tricks and treats, …

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2014, October 24 – Out & About

Posted on October 24th, 2014 by


Friday, October 24th
• 9 a.m.: Headbanger Festival: Come out and enjoy a relaxing and educational weekend in Radium Hot Springs, and see the Big Boys in action! Adults $10, children under 12 $5. Events are geared around the annual rut which happens in and around Radium. There will be educational talks, tours and much more until October 26th. For further information, visit events@radiumhotsprings.ca or call 250- 347-6455. To register visit radiumhotsprings.ca/events.
Saturday, October 25th
• 10 a.m.: Radium Hot Springs Library Halloween crafts by Vera.
• 10 a.m. …

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2014, October 17 – Out & About

Posted on October 17th, 2014 by


Friday, October 17th
• 6 p.m.: Stage Fright at DTSS. Advanced tickets $30 family pass (4 people), Adults $10, child/students $8. No family passes available at the door. Tickets available at Glacier Peaks Gymnastics, 250-270-0273, Sobeys and Main Street Fun and Games.
Saturday, October 18th
• 7 -10 p.m.: Pynelogs time Capsule launch party. Live music, dancing, ghost tours, silent auction and cash bar. Be part of the auspicious event to send a message to the next century. For more information visit columbiavalleyarts.com or call 250-342-4423.
Sunday, October …

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2014, October 10 – Out & About

Posted on October 10th, 2014 by


Friday, October 10th
• 7:30 – 10 p.m.: La Cafamore presents Trios with a Twist at Christ Church Trinity, Invermere. Trios by Mozart, Schumann and Brahms. $15/adults, $12/seniors and students, free for children under 12. Tickets at the door.
• 7:30 – 9:00 p.m.: Killer Rollbots Ladies’ Clothing Swap at Arrowhead Brewing Co. $10 per bag shoppers fill. Visit thekillerrollbots@gmail.com for more info.
Saturday, October 11th
• 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.: Bavin Glassworks Annual Thanksgiving Show. Runs October 11th – 13th. Visit bavinglass.com.
• 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.: …

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2014, October 3 – Out & About

Posted on October 3rd, 2014 by


Friday, October 3rd
• 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.
• 7 – 9 p.m.: Golden Larch Artists’ Retreat in Radium Hot Springs. Photography with Ryan Bavin and painting with Lynne Grillmair. Runs through October 5th. Registration and reception October 3rd; October 4th: Golden Larch Tours (10 a.m. – 1 p.m.), Workshop #1 (2 – 5 p.m.); October 5th: Workshop #2 (8 a.m. – 1 p.m.). $145. Visit radiumhotsprings.ca.
Saturday, …

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2014, September 26 – Out & About

Posted on September 26th, 2014 by


Friday, September 26th
• 12 p.m.: Soup lunch at the Edgewater Legion. $6. Last Friday of each month.
• 6 – 11 p.m.: Rockband night at the Summit Youth Centre.
Saturday, September 27th
• 10 a.m.: 7th annual Headbanger Trail Challenge in Radium Hot Springs. Part of the Trail Races East Kootenay (TREK) series. 12 km race ($55) and 3 km family-friendly walk/run ($30). Post-race BBQ and awards. Registration online until September 26th: headbangertrailchallenge.ca.
• 3 – 8 p.m.: Climbing wall open at J.A. Laird School, …

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2014, September 19 – Out & About

Posted on September 19th, 2014 by


Friday, September 19th
• 4 – 8 p.m.: Rockin’ on Main at the Radium Visitor Information Centre. Market and live entertainment by 60 Hertz (5 – 8 p.m.).
• 6 – 11 p.m.: Tight & Bright (No white after Labour Day) Party at the Summit Youth Centre.
• 7 – 9 p.m.: Registration for the Columbia Valley Classics 25th annual Autumn Car Show & Shine at the Radium Seniors Hall. Live entertainment by Blues Brothers Too. Visit radiumcarshow.com.
• 7:30 p.m.: Jake’s Gift, the moving story of a WW2 veteran’s …

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2014, September 12 – Out & About

Posted on September 12th, 2014 by


Toby Theatre
• 1952 – 2014. The Toby Theatre has closed its doors.

Friday, September 12th
• 8 a.m.: Rocket Mass Heater Workshop, presented by Groundswell and DirtCraft Natural Building. Two and a half day workshop runs through to September 14th, 5 p.m., during which you will help construct a full-scale and fully operable RMH for heating a large greenhouse at Edible Acres. $295, includes lunches. Only 14 spaces available. Register online at groundswellnetwork.ca.
• 6 – 11 p.m.: Karaoke night at the Summit Youth Centre.

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2014, September 5th – Out & About

Posted on September 5th, 2014 by


Toby Theatre
• September 5th – 6th, 8 p.m.: Planes: Fire & Rescue.
Friday, September 5th
• 8 – 10 p.m.: Columbia Valley Twirlers Square Dance weekend at the Radium Community Hall. Callers will be Rick and Kathy Utter from Moyie Springs, Idaho. Mainstream Dance, Friday 8 p.m., $6 per person, and Saturday 7:30 p.m., $7 per person. For more information, contact Albert and Carol Robideau at 250-347-6573, or acrobideau@telus.net.
Saturday, September 6th
• 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.: Invermere Farmer’s Market, downtown Invermere.
• …

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2014, August 22 – Out & About

Posted on August 22nd, 2014 by


Toby Theatre
• August 22nd – 23rd, 8 p.m.: Disney’s Maleficent. Also showing August 25th and 26th.
Friday, August 22nd
• 4 – 9 p.m.: Market on Main, Radium. Every Friday.
• 5 – 8 p.m.: Andrew Kiss exhibition at Artym Gallery. Artist will be in attendance. Show continues until August 28th. Check out artymgallery.com.
• 7 – 9 p.m.: Will Wardwell performs at Music on Main, Radium.
Saturday, August 23rd
• 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.: Invermere Farmer’s Market, downtown Invermere. Every Saturday.
• 7 …

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2014, August 15 – Out & About

Posted on August 15th, 2014 by


Toby Theatre
• 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


Toby Theatre
• 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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