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: http://Tobytheatre.com.
Friday, September 9th:
5 – 8 p.m.: Public Indoor Rock Climbing at J.A. Laird school. Fall session start. Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Free equipment rental. $5 drop-in. For info: 250-342-9413.
8 p.m.: Square dance weekend starts with mainstream dances at the Community Hall in Radium. Callers are Rick and Kathy Utter from Moyie Springs, Idaho. Hosted by the Columbia Valley Square Dance Club of Radium. For info call Albert: 250-347-6573.
Saturday, September 10th:
9 – 12 noon: Garage Sale at Christ Church Trinity. All proceeds go to Nicaragua outreach project. For info: 250-342-6644.
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.: Final Farmers Market in Invermere.
9 a.m.: Remove weeds and plant native plants along Sinclair Creek with Wildsight. Meet at the Sinclair Creek trailhead. From Radium, head west down Forsters Landing Rd. Just before the mill, turn right following signs to Sinclair Creek trail. Lunch and drinks will be provided. Bring shovel and gloves if possible. Sponsored by the East Kootenay Conservation Program and the R.D.E.K. For info call Rachel: 250-344-4961.
10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.: Open Market at the Edgewater Legion. For table rental call Doreen: 250-347-9550.
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. – 4 p.m.: 12th Annual Windermere Fall Fair and Scarecrow Festival. $5 for Adults, $3 for children 6 – 15 years old. Food, live music, exhibitions, market, races and contests. Fundraiser for the Windermere Community Association.
11 a.m. – 4 p.m.: Visit Pynelogs Art Gallery to view works by Ryan Bavin, Jane Murray, MaryAnn Bidder, Margaret Metcalf and Rita Rankin. Daily until September 18th. For info:250-342-4423.
5:30 p.m.: Mexican Fiesta Night Dinner and Auction hosted by CASA Connor. All proceeds of this fundraising go to families and children in Mexico afflicted by disabilities. Tickets are $20. For info: 250-347-9715.
7:30 p.m. Square dance weekend continues with mainstream dances at the Community Hall in Radium. Hosted by the Columbia Valley Square Dance Club of Radium. For info call Albert: 250-347-6573.
Sunday, September 11th:
12:30 p.m.: Registration starts for Parkinson SuperWalk 2011 in Pothole Park. Walk starts at 1:30 p.m. Fundraising for a cure and support services by Parkinson Society of British Columbia for individuals living with Parkinsons. For info: 250-342-6764.
5 p.m.: Cocktails at the Edgewater Legion with European Dinner to follow. $17 for adults, $15 for Seniors (55+) and under 12. Six and under are free with adult.
Wednesday, September 14th:
12 noon – 7 p.m.: Free bra clinic at the Valley Fitness Centre. For appointments: 888-909-9641.
7 – 8:30 p.m.: Free Bear Aware session at College of The Rockies, Invermere campus. Interactive and fun for the whole family. For info: 250-342-3210.
LifeSports fall clinics start this evening. For info contact Michelle: 250-342-8737.
Thursday, September 15th:
9 – 11 a.m. and 1 – 3 p.m.: Winter job fair at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort at the Lodge. For info e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
7 – 8:30 p.m.: 4th annual Community Information and Registration Night at the Invermere Community Hall by Columbia Valley Recreation. Information on sports, recreation and leisure activities in the area. For more info or to reserve a table: 250-342-3210 or email@example.com.
Nordic Pole walking clinic starts. For info contact Michelle: 250-342-8737.
Friday, September 16th:
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.
7 – 9 p.m.: Music on Main presents Marty and Eli on Main Street West in Radium Hot Springs.
7 p.m. – 1 a.m.: Classic Car Show 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. www.terryfox.org.
Saturday, September 24th:
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 ages
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.