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2015, August 28 – Out & About

Posted on August 28th, 2015 by


Friday, August 28th
• 4 – 9 p.m.: Radium’s Music and Market on Main every Friday until August 28. Music on Main starts at 7 p.m. Visit www.radiumhotsprings.com for details.
• 5 – 8 p.m.: Artym Gallery shows People’s Choice exhibition August 28 – 29.
• 5 – 8 p.m.: Invermere on the Lake Art Walk from June 19 to September 11 every Friday. For more information visit theartwalk.ca.
• 6 p.m.: Cocktails and Steak Sandwich dinner at Invermere Legion. $15/person. Reservations recommended. Call 250-342-9517. Meat draw and 50/50.
• 7 – …

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2015, August 21 – Out & About

Posted on August 21st, 2015 by


Friday, August 21st
• 4 – 9 p.m.: Radium’s Music and Market on Main every Friday until August 28th. Music on Main starts at 7 p.m. Visit www.radiumhotsprings.com for details.
• 5 – 8 p.m.: Artym Gallery shows Armand F. Vallee exhibition, August 21st – 22nd.
• 5 – 8 p.m.: Invermere on the Lake Art Walk from June 19th to September 11th every Friday. For more information visit theartwalk.ca.
• 5 – 8 p.m.: Effusion Gallery has artist David James Veres as he creates new pieces in the courtyard.
• 6 …

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2015, August 14, – Out & About

Posted on August 14th, 2015 by


Friday, August 14th
• 4 – 9 p.m.: Radium’s Music and Market on Main every Friday until August 28th. Music on Main starts at 7 p.m. Visit www.radiumhotsprings.com for details.
• 5 – 8 p.m.: Artym Gallery shows Client Photos Become Artist Creations exhibition until August 15th.
• 5 – 8 p.m.: Invermere on the Lake Art Walk from June 19th to September 11th every Friday. For more information visit theartwalk.ca.
• 6 p.m.: Pork dinner at the Invermere Legion. $15/person. Reservations recommended. Call 250-342-9517. Meat Draw and 50/50.
• 7 – …

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2015, August 7 – Out & About

Posted on August 7th, 2015 by


Friday, August 7th
• 4 – 9 p.m.: Radium’s Music and Market on Main every Friday until August 28th. Music on Main starts at 7 p.m. Visit www.radiumhotsprings.com for details.
• 5 – 8 p.m.: Artym Gallery shows 20 new painters, 20 new paintings on exhibition, August 7th – 8th.
• 5 – 8 p.m.: Invermere on the Lake Art Walk from June 19th to September 11th every Friday. For more information visit theartwalk.ca.
• 6 p.m.: Roast beef dinner at the Invermere Legion with live music by Ted Alexander. $15/person. …

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BLAZE BATTLER — Taylor Reidlinger has been a firefighter for two years. She moved to Invermere this year to work with one of the town’s three four-person crews.  Photo submitted

Local firefighters working hard to maintain safety

Posted on July 31st, 2015 by


By Kevin Nimmock
Pioneer Staff
So far this year, crews from the Southeast Fire Centre have fought 387 wildfires, more than any of the province’s five other Fire Centres.
Often, only the largest fires reach public attention because the smaller flames are defused in a day or two. It takes a dedicated crew of firefighters to make sure those small fires don’t spread, keeping the public safe without them even knowing about the danger.
Taylor Reidlinger is one of twelve firefighters based out of Invermere. She is in her second year on …

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2015, July 31 – Out & About

Posted on July 31st, 2015 by


Friday, July 31st
• 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.
• 4 – 9 p.m.: Radium’s long weekend Music and Market on Main, July 31st – August 1st. Music on Main starts at 7 p.m. Visit www.radiumhotsprings.com for details.
• 5 – 8 p.m.: Invermere on the Lake Art Walk from June 19th to Sept. 11th every Friday. For more information visit theartwalk.ca.
• 5 – 8 p.m.: Artym Gallery shows Branko Marjanovic exhibition.
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2015, July 24 – Out & About

Posted on July 24th, 2015 by


Friday, July 24th
• 1 p.m.: Duplicate Bridge at Invermere Senior’s Hall, $2. Everyone welcome.
• 4 – 9 p.m.: Music & Market on Main at Radium Visitor centre. Every Friday evening till August 28th.
• 5 – 8 p.m.: Artym Gallery shows Margo Fearn and Denise Lemaster exhibition till July 31.
• 5 – 8 p.m.: Invermere on the Lake Art Walk from June 19th to September 11th every Friday. For more information visit theartwalk.ca.
• 6 p.m.: Steak Sandwich Dinner at the Invermere Legion. $15/person. Reservations recommended. Call 250-342-9517.
• 8 – 10 …

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2015, July 17 – Out & About

Posted on July 17th, 2015 by


Friday, July 17th
• 4 – 9 p.m.: Music & Market on Main at Radium Visitor centre. Every Friday evening till August 28th.
• 5 – 8 p.m.: Invermere on the Lake Art Walk every Friday until September 11. For more information visit theartwalk.ca.
• 5 p.m. – 1.30 a.m.: Bull Riding in the Rockies. Professional Bull Riding style Rodeo Event, directly opposite The Eddie Mountain Arena (overlooking the lake) in downtown Invermere, with Mexican Poker, Rodeo Clowns, World Class Bull Riders. Live Music from Kixxsin; Family Dance; Refreshments. Cowboy Dinner …

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2015, July 10 – Out & About

Posted on July 10th, 2015 by


Friday, July 10th
• 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.: NAPA Grand Opening with BBQ, refreshments, treats for kids and four legged friends, daily draws and more.
• 5 – 8 p.m.: Invermere on the Lake Art Walk, every Friday. For more information visit theartwalk.ca.
• 6 p.m.: Summer Picnic at the Invermere Legion. Turkey, Ham, Salads. Reservations recommended. Call 250-342-9517.
Saturday, July 11th
• Horseback archery tournament at Luxor Corrals. For more information contact Doug at 250-347-9048.
• 8 a.m.: Young Hearts Triathlon at Kinsmen Beach. For more details visit heartoftherockiestri.ca/yht.html
• 8:30 a.m. …

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2015, July 3 – Out & About

Posted on July 3rd, 2015 by


Friday, July 3rd
• Toby Creek Kayak Race. We would like ALL race participants, coaches AND volunteers to register for this event. Register online $50/race must be an Alberta Whitewater Association (AWA) member to race.
• Hell’s Belle Ladies bike weekend. Women Only Mountain Bike Park skills camp at Panorama Mountain Resort.
• 9 – 11 a.m.: Stampede pancake breakfast at Fire’D up. Breakfast and burgers fundraiser for Radium Hot Springs Fire Department. Visit www.radiumhotsprings.com for details.
• 4 – 9 p.m.: Music and Market on Main every Friday from July 3 to …

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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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