September 23rd – 24th, 8 p.m.: Cowboys and Aliens.
October 7th – 8th, 10th – 15th, 8 p.m.: Spy Kids 4: All The Time In The World.
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: http://Tobytheatre.com.
Friday, September 23rd:
10:30 a.m.: Drop-in Story Time for preschoolers at Invermere Public Library. For info: 250-342-6416.
7:30 p.m.: Columbia Valley Rockies versus North Okanagan Knights at the Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena. For info: www.rockieshockey.com.
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. www.headbangertrailchallenge.ca to register. Phone race director, Ron, at 250-347-2456 for more info.
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.: Lake Windermere Shoreline Cleanup. Meet at the cleanup base station at Kinsmen Beach, all materials will be provided. To sign up contact Lake Windermere Ambassadors: 250-341-6898 or show up at cleanup base station.
11 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.: Gals Global Animal Lovers Canada fundraiser BBQ at Invermere Home Hardware. For info visit www.globalanimallovers.com.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
7:30 p.m.: Columbia Valley Rockies versus Creston Valley Thunder Cats at the Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena. For info: www.rockieshockey.com
Sunday, September 25th:
Free Body Blast workout offered by Fitness4Life owner Jill Andrews and personal trainers Kate Atkinson and Hayley Wilson. For info contact Hayley: 250-342-0503 or email email@example.com.
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 www.bchockey.net 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 https://zone4.ca/onlinereg.asp?id=3956&Ian=1. For info call Adrian: 250-342-6301. Volunteers needed, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tuesday, September 27th:
Flower Picking Day in Invermere, courtesy of the District of Invermere Flower Crew. Please only cut annual flowers and be respectful with roots, grasses, shrubs and perennials. Enjoy! For info: 250-342-9281.
Wednesday, September 28th:
Columbia Valley Salmon Festival starts. Field trips for children and youth and fun-filled day at the Little Badger Early Learning Centre. For info call Andi: 250-345-6049 or e-mail: email@example.com.
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.
Saturday, October 1st:
1 p.m.: Bighorns against Vernon at Bighorns football field in Invermere.
11:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.: Salmon monument celebrations at Chabot Provincial Park.
6 – 10 p.m.: Salmon gala dinner at Fairmont Resort.
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.
Invermere Thrift Store hours:
Thursday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Fridays and Saturday: 1 – 4 p.m.
Radium Blessings Thrift Store hours:
Thursday: 10 a.m.- 4 p.m.
Friday and Saturday: Noon – 4 p.m.
Fridays 5 – 8 p.m.: Public Indoor Rock Climbing at J.A. Laird School in Invermere. $5 drop-in fee.
Also Saturdays and Sundays. For info: 250-342-9413.
Mondays 1:30 p.m.: Carpet bowling at Invermere Seniors 50 Plus Club. For info: 250-342-9893.
Mondays 6:30 p.m.: Duplicate Bridge at Invermere Seniors 50 Plus Club. For info: 250-342-9893.
Tuesdays at 1:30 p.m.: Floor Curling at Invermere Seniors 50 Plus Club. For info: 250-342-9893.
Wednesdays 7:15 p.m.: Ceilidh Night at the Invermere Legion. For info: 250-688-0965.