Toby Theatre

March 11th – 12th: Theatre is CLOSED.

March 16th – 19th, 7:30 p.m.: The Kings Speech.

March 22nd only, 7:30 p.m.: White Water, Black Gold, a Nations Water in Peril.

March 23rd – 26th: Theatre is CLOSED.

Friday, March 11th:

2 – 4 p.m.: Puppet Play special event at the Invermere Public Library. Crafts, games, stories for children Grades 1 – 5. Please pre-register. 250-342-6416, invermere.bclibrary.ca.

7 p.m.: Crystal Taylor, nine-time Nashville recording artist, in concert at Radium Christian Fellowship, Radium.

Saturday, March 12th:

March 12th and 13th: Freestyle weekend at Panorama hosted by Panorama Mountain Freeride Club. Mogul and Slopestyle competition for kids 6 -15 years of age. For info: 250-342-9082.

9 a.m. – 4 p.m.: Meet, Greet and Tweet, an artist/ artisan networking day at Pynelogs Cultural Centre.

$10 per person, bring your own lunch. Coffee and tea provided.

For info e-mail: tlitchfield@shaw.ca. RSVP to: jami@columbiavalleyarts.com by March 3rd.

11 a.m.: Liquidation Auction of Pamper Yourself Spa at the crossroads in Invermere. For info: 250-341-5316.

12 noon: Season Wind Up and Ski Party for Toby Creek Nordic members. Ski and BBQ at the Hale Hut at Greywolf Nordic Centre. For info: www.tobycreeknordic.ca.

2 – 4 p.m.: St. Patricks Day Tea and Bake Sale at Christ Church Trinity, hosted by the Go-Go Grannies. Admission is by donation. All proceeds go to Stephen Lewis Foundation, supporting families in sub-Saharan Africa, impacted by HIV AIDS.

7 p.m.: Crystal Taylor, nine-time Nashville recording artist, in concert at Radium Christian Fellowship, Radium.

7 p.m.: Avalanche awareness film in the Great Hall at Panorama. Open to the public. Free of charge and prizes to give away. For info: 250-409-9692.

Sunday, March 13th:

Learn how to use an avalanche beacon or practise your skills at the summit at Panorama. For info: 250-409-9692.

1 – 3 p.m.: Movie Mania Carnival by the Columbia Valley Figure Skating Club at the Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena.

Tuesday, March 15th:

6:45 p.m.: Total Wellness presentation featuring Dr. Neil Tessler, a Naturopathic Physician, at the Columbia Valley Chamber of Commerce. Free of charge. Design your life with a 90-day challenge. A taste of Univeras cellular regeneration beverage will be served. Reserve your seat: charsweb@ymail.com, call 250-342-5103, or leave name at Fusion Wellness Spa.

Wednesday, March 16th:

6:30 – 9 p.m.: Basic tax and accounting for Women in Business in Fairmont Hot Springs. Hosted by Roaring Women. Register with Jackie at 250-347-9199 or e-mail jrlysak@winalite.ca.

Thursday, March 17th:

St. Paddys Day Dinner at Angus McToogles. Live Irish music with Siofri. 250-341-6868.

6 p.m.: St. Patricks Day event at Invermere Legion Branch #71. Bottomless Irish Stew, Soda Bread and drink for $12.50 per person.

6 p.m.: St. Patricks Day Celebration at Meet on Higher Ground in Radium. Buffet dinner and live music by Scott and Kathleen with Celtic Singalong.

$25 per person. 250-347-6567.

7 p.m.: Annual General Meeting of Columbia Valley Arts at Pynelogs Cultural Centre. For info: 250-342-4423.

Friday, March 18th:

March 18th, 19th and 20th: 2nd Annual Wilmer Broomball Tournament. To register call Gord: 250-341-7148.

6 p.m.: Traditional Irish Dinner at Invermere Legion Branch #71. Corned Beef and Cabbage with salad, vegetable and dessert. $12.50 per person.

Local Irish dance troupe will entertain and fund-raise.

Saturday, March 19th:

10 a.m.: ICAN (Invermere Companion Animal Network) Annual General Meeting. 455 Panorama Road. For info: 250-341-7888.

11 a.m.- 4 p.m.: Fundraising BBQ at Sobeys for the Kootenay Baton Konnection Club. For info: 250-342-9634.

Sunday, March 20th:

2 – 4 p.m.: Open House at the Windermere Valley Museum. Special continuation of Heritage week and the celebration of 100 years for B.C. Parks. For info: www.windermerevalleymuseum.ca.

Tuesday, March 22nd:

7:30 p.m.: White Water, Black Gold, a documentary feature film at Toby Theatre. Admission by donation. Presentation is part of Canada Water Week and organized by Wildsight Invermere.

Thursday, March 24th:

7:30 p.m.: SOS: Save our Snowpack! What glaciers in the Columbia Basin can tell us about snowpack presentation by glaciologist Jocelyn Hirose in the Great Hall at Panorama. The movie; Generations, a skiers and snowboarders perspective on climate change to follow.

Admission by donation. Organized by Wildsight Invermere.

Saturday, March 26th:

10 – 12 noon: Windermere Community Association Annual General Meeting at the Windermere Community Hall. Pancake breakfast 9 – 10 a.m.

Cheesecake Burlesque Revue 2-day backstage pass or full stage show. $25 per person. Presented by Columbia Valley Arts. Tickets available at The Book Bar, Buds and Pynelogs. For info: 250-342-4423.