June 1st – 27th: CLOSED
Friday, June 3rd:
2:30 – 5:30 p.m.: Paddle to the Pacific – Launch at Kinsmen Beach. Fur Trade entertainment. Brigade arrival at 4:30 p.m. www.2011brigade.org.
6 p.m.: Roast beef dinner and dance at Invermere Legion. $12.50 per person. Part of the kick-off festivities for the David Thompson Columbia Brigades Paddle to the Pacific. To reserve call: 250-342-9517.
7 p.m.: Family Dance at Canal Days in Canal Flats. For info: 250-349-5447.
Saturday, June 4th:
8 a.m. – 1 p.m.: 3rd annual Garage Sale at Sonshine Children Centre at 320 – 10th Avenue. Accepting donation of gently used items during centre hours Monday – Friday 8 am – 5 p.m. Proceeds go to educational equipment. For info: 250-341-6224 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
8 a.m.: Pancake Breakfast at Canal Days, in Canal Flats. Parade, special features to follow. For info: 250-349-5447.
10 a.m.: Zumba at the Beach at Pynelogs Cultural Centre. Admission by donation. All proceeds go to the local foodbank. For info: 250-342-3371.
11 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.: Terri De Animal Canada fundraiser BBQ at Invermere Home Hardware. For info contact Carol Dobson: 250-342-1707.
1 p.m.: First Nations Demo and Tepee Set-up
during Canal Days in Canal Flats.
3 p.m.: Gagne Loggers Show in Canal Flats.
10 p.m. – 2 a.m.: Canal Days Dance. Music by Riff Raff. Tickets: 250-349-5789.
Sunday, June 5th:
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.: Mount Swansea Trail maintenance day, organized by Columbia Valley Cycling Society. Bring your rakes, shovels and pruning equipment if you have it. BBQ to follow. Food supplied by Invermere A&W. Meet at Swansea parking lot at the Mount Swansea trails. For info email: email@example.com.
12 noon: Duct Tape Boat Races at the beach during Canal Days in Canal Flats. For info and registration: 250-349-5305 or 250-349-5662.
1 p.m.: Kimberley Community Band performs during Canal Days. For info: 250-349-5447.
6 p.m.: Canal Days Steak Dinner at the Civic Centre in Canal Flats. For info: 250-349-5447.
Monday, June 6th:
3:15 p.m.: Kids Zumba class at Eileen Madson Primary School. For info: 250-342-3371.
6:15 p.m.: Zumba class for adults at Eileen Madson Primary School. For info: 250-342-3371.
7:00 p.m.: Wilmer Waterworks Districts Annual General Meeting at the Wilmer Community Hall (Conrad Kain Park).
Wednesday, June 8th:
5:00 p.m.: Panorama Foundations Annual General Meeting at Pynelogs Cultural Centre. Director positions available. Election of officers, review of financial position and reception to follow.
Friday, June 10th:
2:30 p.m.: Garden Tea Party at Columbia Garden Village. Come celebrate Seniors Week at the residences. R.S.V.P. to: 250-341-3350.
6 p.m.: Roast beef dinner at Invermere Legion. $12.50 per person. For info: 250-342-9517.
7:30 p.m.: A Greek Mythology Olympiganza! Presented by the David Thompson Secondary School Senior Drama Class. Admission is $10.00. For info: 250-342-9213.
Saturday, June 11th:
Radium Days at Legends Field in Radium Hot Springs. For info: 250-347-9331.
10:00 a.m. – 2 p.m.: British Car Show in the Ball Park in Radium.
11 a.m. – 3 p.m.: Open House and BBQ at the Radium Hot Springs newly completed fire hall.
12 noon.: 15th annual SpilliChilli Cookoff at Spillimacheens Festival Grounds. $1.00 fee per person. For info: 250-346-3390 or visit www.spillichilli.com.
12:noon – 12:30 p.m.: Radium Day Parade.
1 – 4 p.m.: Kids Zone, Laser tag, Outdoor Market, Canteen and Music at Radium Days. Tickets will be sold at the grounds. For info: 250-347-9331.
6 p.m.: Canadian Cancer Societys Relay for Life at David Thompson Secondary School.
6 – 11 p.m.: Cancer Societys Smart Shop tent is open at Relay for Life. Early bird goodie bags and draws for prices at 10:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m.: A Greek Mythology Olympiganza! Presented by the David Thompson Secondary School Senior Drama Class. For info: 250-342-9213.