Toby Theatre

May 4th – 7th: CLOSED.

May 11th – 14th, 7:30 p.m.: Hop.

May 18th – 21st, 7:30 p.m.: Rango.

Friday, May 6th:

12 noon – 2 p.m.: Mothers Day Luncheon at Edgewater Legion. Chili, quiche or stampede beans. Salad, buns and dessert. Coffee, tea or juice. Sponsored by All Saints Church Guild. Door prizes. $5 per person. For info call Jean: 250-347-9344.

Saturday, May 7th:

9 a.m. – 1 p.m.: Johnson Trail maintenance day. Meet at Lake Lillian parking lot. Bring rakes, shovels and pruning equipment, if you have it. If not, come anyway and tools will be provided. BBQ to follow, sponsored by A&W. For info e-mail: cvcyclingsociety@hotmail.com.

10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.: Summer Recreation and Lifestyle Exhibition at Real Storage, Windermere. A new tradeshow in the Columbia Valley.

11 a.m. – 3 p.m.: Metis Nation Columbia River Society Community Meeting at Brisco Hall. Guest speakers, board updates, dance group and potluck lunch. For info: 250-344-2049 or 250-347-6465.

1:30 p.m.: Bighorns play the Calgary Colts at

Bighorns football field behind Invermere Fire Hall.

1 – 3:30 p.m.: Mothers Day Spring Luncheon and Bake Sale at Windermere Community Hall. Hosted by Windermere Hospital Auxiliary. $5 admission. Raffle tickets available at door for some great spring items. Live entertainment. For info: 250-345-6635.

6 p.m.: Old Time Barn Dance at the Invermere Community Hall. Refreshments, dinner, Wings Festival retrospective, auction and dance to L8te. $50 per person. Dance only $15 per person. Tax receipts will be issued. For info: 250-342-2473.

Sunday, May 8th:

We celebrate our mothers on this Mothers Day.

Tuesday, May 10th:

B.C. Health Care Auxiliary Appreciation Day.

Wednesday, May 11th:

5 – 8 p.m.: Open House at the Columbia Valley R.C.M.P. Detachment. All toys, ATVs, snow machines, boats and cars will be available to view. The police dog will be also be on hand, and food will be provided by the Lions Club and Tim Hortons.

7 p.m.: Annual General Meeting for the Edgewater Recreation Society at the Edgewater Community Hall. New directors need to be voted in. For info call Elke: 250-347-9554 or Tammy 250-347-9324.

Thursday, May 12th:

6 p.m.: Japanese dinner by David Thompson Secondary Schools chef training class and a screening at 6:45 p.m. of Spirited Away. A fundraiser for victims of the Japan earthquake and tsunami. $12 per adults and $8 for children under the age of 12. Tickets available at DTSS and The Book Bar.

Friday, May 13th:

7:30 p.m.: The Valley Voices presents Feel the Spirit

featuring Second Chants and local soloists at Christ Church trinity. $10 Adults, $5 Students. Tickets available at Essentials, 1 hr Photo, Smoking Water Cafe in Fairmont and NDeco in Radium.

Saturday, May 14th:

7:30 p.m.: The Valley Voices presents Feel the Spirit

featuring second chants and local soloists at Christ Church trinity. $10 Adults, $5 Students. Tickets available at Essentials, 1 hr Photo, Smoking Water Cafe in Fairmont and NDeco in Radium.

Tuesday, May 17th:

7 p.m.: Public Information Meeting regarding the proposed Windermere Water Upgrade at Windermere Community Hall. Information about the upcoming vote, including the cost and tax implications to purchase bulk treated water will be provided.

For info call Elizabeth Ahlgren, RDEK Project Supervisor: 250-489-2791 or 1-888-478-7335.

Saturday, May 21st:

10 a.m. : An unrestrained expression of emotion, an exhibition with artists Sandra Chapman, Murray Phillips and Carmel Clare at Effusion Art Gallery. Artist reception follows from 4 – 7 p.m. For info: 250-341-6877.

1 – 4 p.m.: Kazuri Bead Sale. Handmade African Jewellery at Pynelogs Gallery. Presale and Luncheon at Pynelogs Cafe 11:30 a.m. Limited tickets at One Hour Photo $20. Sponsored by Valley GOGO Sisters in support of African grandmothers.