Toby Theatre

September 16th – 17th, 19th – 24th: 8 p.m.: Cowboys and Aliens. Due to a restructuring of movie film distribution in Canada, the Toby Theatre will only be open for 1 movie per month this fall and winter. For info:

Friday, September 16th:

10:30 a.m.: Drop-in Story time for preschoolers at Invermere Public Library. For info: 250-342-6416.

6 -9 p.m.: Music in the Park at Radium Ball Park. Beer Garden hosted by Rotary.

7 – 9 p.m.: Registration at Radium Seniors Hall for Columbia Valley Classics Car Clubs annual Show & Shine in Radium Hot Springs. $20 to register vehicles. For info: 250-346-3222 or 250-342-3231.

Saturday, September 17th:

7 a.m. – 10 a.m.: Pancake Breakfast at the Radium Seniors Hall. Hosted by Radium Fire Department. $5 per person.

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.: Columbia Valley Autumn Show & Shine at the Springs Golf Course driving range. Entry fee is a non-perishable food item or donation to Columbia Valley Food Bank.

12 noon – 6 p.m.: Market on Main on Main Street West in Radium Hot Springs. Last market this season.

4 – 6 p.m.: Music on Main presents Marty and Eli on Main Street West in Radium Hot Springs.

6 – 8 p.m.: Celebration of life for Ray Perino and Keith Watson at the Invermere Airport.

7 p.m. – 1 a.m.: Classic Car Show 1950s and ’60s themed Dance at the Marquis Tent in Legends Field Park in Radium. Music by Metro Beat. $25 per person. Proceeds from bar sales go to Radium Volunteer Fire Department. For tickets call: 250-341-7987.

Sunday, September 18th:

10 a.m.: Registration begins for the Terry Fox Run for cancer research at J. A. Laird school. Run starts at 11 a.m. For info call Terri: 250-342-9541.

Tuesday, September 20th:

6 – 9 p.m.: Whats next for Lake Windermere? Lake Windermere Open House at Pynelogs Cultural Centre. Hosted by Regional District of East Kootenay and District of Invermere. For info: 1-888-478-7335 or email:

Thursday, September 22nd:

7 p.m.: Slideshow presentation by the Human Powered Mountaineers at David Thompson Secondary School Theatre. In partnership with the Community Greenhouse and Groundswell Network. $5 at the door. Prizes and a door raffle from local sponsors. For info:

7 p.m.: Toby Creek Nordic Ski Club Annual General Meeting at Eagle Ranch Golf Club. For info: 250-347-6111.

Friday, September 23rd:

7:30 p.m.: Columbia Valley Rockies versus North Okanagan Knights at the Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena. For info:

Saturday, September 24th:

Headbanger Trail Challenge trail run in Radium Hot Springs. Fundraiser for the Radium Public Library. Starts at 10 a.m. from the Radium Seniors Hall. Race package pick-up is 8-9 a.m. to register. Phone race director, Ron, at 250-347-2456 for more info.

11 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.: Gals Global Animal Lovers Canada fundraiser BBQ at Invermere Home Hardware. For info visit

11 a.m. – 6 p.m.: Youth workshop, New Now, for young filmmakers exploring contemporary First Nations film at Akisqnuk First Nation Hall. Free workshop open to Native or non-Native youth aged

12-20. Offered by Cineworks Independent Filmmakers Society (Vancouver). For info and pre-registration call 604-685-3841 or e-mail

7:30 p.m.: Columbia Valley Rockies versus Creston Valley Thunder Cats at the Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena. For info:

Sunday, September 25th:

9 a.m.: B.C. Hockey Officiating Clinic at Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena. Windermere Valley Minor Hockey Association is in need of officials. Register on-line at or call 250-342-0042.

10 a.m.: Second annual Kootenay Krusher endurance mountain bike race at Nipika Mountain Resort. Partnership between the Columbia Valley Cycling Society and Nipika and a fundraiser for the local volunteer cycling club. $75 entry fee. Register at For info call Adrian: 250-342-6301. Volunteers needed, e-mail:

Wednesday, September 28th:

3:30 – 6:30 p.m.: DIY Animation Redux, cartoon workshop for ages 9+. For info and registration: 250-342-4423.

Friday, September 30th:

12 noon: Columbia Salmon Festival Charity Golf Tournament at Riverside Golf Course at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort. Registration opens at 11 a.m. Texas scramble. Teams of four. $100 per person includes green fee, power cart, dinner, gratuity and tax. To register: 250-345-6346.

Invermere Library hours:

Tuesday to Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Wednesday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Radium Library hours:

Tuesday: 6 – 8 p.m.

Wednesday and Thursday: 1 – 4 p.m.

Saturday: 10 a.m. – 12 noon.

Sunday: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Canal Flats Community Library hours:

Tuesday: 7- 8:30 p.m.

For info: 250-349-5360.