Toby Theatre

Due to a restructuring of movie film distribution in Canada, the Toby Theatre will only be open for one movie per month this fall and winter. For info:

Friday, November 25th:

6 p.m.: Hawaiian Luau fundraiser to eradicate polio at Copper Point Resort. Hosted by Rotary Club of Invermere. $50 per person. Dinner, DJ, silent auction and 50/50 draw. For info: 250-342-8304.

7 p.m.: 5th Annual Grey Cup Spiel weekend at Invermere Curling Club. First Draw. $50 per person. To register call: 250-342-3315 or email

7:30 p.m.: Columbia Valley Rockies versus Grand Forks at the Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena. For info:

Saturday, November 26th:

9 a.m. – 3 p.m.: Christmas Craft Fair and Tea at the Invermere Legion.

10 a.m. Holiday Silent Auction kick-off bake sale at the Invermere Library. Auction items on display at the library until bidding closes on December 10th.

10 a.m. – 1 p.m.: Columbia Ridge Christmas Market at Columbia Ridge Community Hall with local vendors. Interested vendors contact Jan: 250-345-0321 or

10 a.m.: First draw in Grey Cup Spiel at Invermere Curling Club. For info: 250-342-3315.

10 a.m.- 3 p.m.: David Thompson Secondary School Community Craft Fair at the Invermere Community Hall. Proceeds go to Food Bank and Angel Tree charities.

11 a.m. – 3 p.m.: Arts Exhibition of Canal Flats and Headwaters area artists at Canal Flats Community Hall. Come meet the artists. Refreshments served. Hosted by the Headwaters Art Society. For info: 250-349-5877.

4 – 8 p.m.: Kimberly artist Christine Simpson paints at Effusion Gallery as part of the Light Up festivities. For info: 250-341-6877.

6 p.m.: Christmas Light Up Parade on Main Street in Invermere. Live music, late night shopping, fire pits, hot chocolate and a visit from Santa! Presented by the Invermere Business Committee.

6 p.m.: The Brisco Riding Clubs Annual Awards Night with roast beef dinner, live auction and dance at Brisco Hall. For shuttle bus information call: 250-347-0085.

Fundraising Wrap up party for the Columbia Valley Bighorns football team at Ray Rays. Featuring the live band Cronic. Prizes, silent auction and 50/50 draw. $10 door cover and $1 from each drink sale also go to the Bighorn team.

7:30 p.m.: Columbia Valley Rockies versus Beaver Valley Nitehawks at the Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena. For info:

Sunday, November 27th:

10 a.m. – 3 p.m.: Christmas Craft Bazaar at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #199 in Edgewater. Beef on a bun or soup and bun. $6 per person. To book a table call Doreen: 250-347-9550.

11 a.m.: Final Playoffs for all teams in Grey Cup Spiel at Invermere Curling Club. For info: 250-342-3315.

Monday, November 28th:

7 p.m.: Mary did you know? A dramatic reading by Lucia Frangione, an internationally produced playwright and actor at Lake Windermere Alliance Church. $10 per person. For info call Joyce: 250-342-6657.

7:30 p.m.: Annual General Meeting for the Jumbo Creek Conservation Society at David Thompson Secondary School Theatre. Guest Speakers Pat and Baiba Morrow.

Tuesday, November 29th:

7 p.m.: Public hearing for official community plan and zoning bylaw amendments. DOI council chambers.

7:30 p.m.: Bedtime Stories for the Big Kids with internationally produced playwright and actor; Lucia Frangione at Pynelogs Cultural Centre. Entry by donation. For info; 250-342-4423.

Wednesday, November 30th:

6 – 8 p.m.: 2nd Annual Christmas Craft Night at the Invermere Public Library. All supplies will be provided. Craft stations for all ages and abilities. Families welcome – children must be accompanied by an adult. For info: 250-342-6416.

7 p.m.: Idahos Forgotten War, a documentary at David Thompson Secondary School theatre. Admission by donation and funds will go towards the Aboriginal Youth: Rotary Interac.

Thursday, December 1st:

5:30 – 6 p.m.: Circuit training workout by Fitness 4 Life at Eileen Madson Primary School. Bring yoga mat. By donation. Fundraiser for Team Andrews to raise money for curling provincials. For info contact Hayley Wilson: 250-342-0503.

6:45 – 7:45 p.m.: Karma Class fundraiser for Special Olympics Invermere at the Desiderata Health and Wellness Studio, below Chisel Peak Medical Clinic. A minimum donation of $5 is requested. For info call: 250-342-1438 or email:

Friday, December 2nd:

4 – 8 p.m.: 18th Annual BIG Christmas Craft Sale at the Invermere Community Hall.