Toby Theatre

February 24th – 25th, 7:30 p.m.: Mission Impossible – Ghost Control.

March 9th – 10th, March 15th – 17th, 7:30 p.m.: The Adventures of Tintin.

For info:

Friday, February 24th:

12 noon: Soup and a Bun at Edgewater Legion. $6 per person, includes dessert and beverage.

1:30 – 3 p.m.: Fabulous February Fun at Invermere Library. For students from Kindergarten to Grade 4. A free afternoon of crafts, stories, games and fun. Pre-registration is required. Call 250-342-6416 to register.

4 – 9 p.m.: Night skiing at Fairmont Hot Springs ski area. Starlight Challenge final Friday dual slalom race. Drop-ins welcome. For info email:

4:30 – 9 p.m.: Free lift-accessed tobogganing at Panorama Resort kicks off Panoramas Mardi Gras weekend. Pick up free ticket at Guest Services Desk. For info: 1-800-663-2929.

8 p.m.: Torchlight Parade at Panorama Resort. For info: 1-800-663-2929.

Saturday, February 25th:

5:30 p.m.: Lake Windermere Rod and Gun Club Banquet and Dance at the Invermere Community Hall. $40 per person. Tickets for sale at The Book Bar, K5 Mechanical, Home Hardware or Kootenay Coffee Works. For info: 250-341-3254.

8 p.m.: The Great Hall Live series presents Ski Bum: The Musical at Panorama Mountain Village. $15 per person. Ticket available at Panoramas Guest Services or by calling: 1-800-663-2929.

Monday, February 27th:

5:30 – 8:30 p.m.: Chamber Women in Business meeting at Lions Hall. Vision Boards. What would you do with your life if you knew you could not fail? $20 for members, $30 for non-members. To register: 250-342-2844.

6 – 9 p.m.: Climate solutions for the Kootenays – Trash Talk. Free waste reduction workshop at the Invermere Community Centre. Food will be served, please bring cup, plate and utensils. To register contact:

Tuesday, February 28th:

7 p.m.: Groundswell presents Queen of the Sun at David Thompson Secondary School. A gorgeous and relevant film about bees, our food system and future. Door prizes. For info:

Wednesday, February 29th:

2 – 7 p.m.: Columbia River Treaty information session Open House at Lions Hall, at Invermere Crossroads. Hosted by Columbia Basin Trust, in partnership with the Regional District of East Kootenay and Columbia Valley communities.

6 – 9 p.m.: Columbia River Treaty dinner and presentation. Building awareness about 1964 Columbia River Treaty between Canada and United States. For info:

Thursday, March 1st:

7 p.m.: Columbia Valley Arts Annual General Meeting at Pynelogs. For info: 250-342-4423.

7:30 p.m.: Brisco Riding Clubs Annual General Meeting. For info call Karel at 250-347-0085 or Amanda: 250-347-2125.

Friday, March 2nd:

1:30 p.m.: World Day of Prayer at All Saints, Edgewater. For info call Erika: 250-347-9690.

6:30 p.m.: Economist Mark Anielski, author of The Economics of Happiness: Discovering Genuine Wealth, at the Invermere Community Hall. $12 per person. Tickets available at Circle Health and The Book Bar. For info and registration:

7 p.m.: World Day of Prayer at Christ Church Trinity, Invermere. For info call Helen: 250-342-6751.

7 p.m.: Open Mic at Pynelogs Cultural Centre. For info: 250-342-4423.

Saturday, March 3rd:

Finding Balance: A Forum on Community. Environment and economy in the Columbia Valley. All-day seminar at David Thompson Secondary School with four guest lecturers. $35 includes lunch. To register: www.

5:30 – 8 p.m.: Wildsights Annual General Meeting at the Invermere Community Hall. Dinner, refreshments and a slide show in celebration of Wildsights 25th anniversary to follow.

Tuesday, March 6th:

6:30 – 8:30 p.m.: Options for Sexual Health at Invermere Health Unit. For info: 250-342-OPTS (6787).

Wednesday, March 7th:

6 – 8 p.m.: Scrabble Night at the Invermere Public Library. For info:

Thursday, March 8th:

6 p.m.: Yoga with Fe Saraiva from the Desiderata studio at Copper Point Resort. Refreshments, light snacks and featuring Yoga Women, a documentary. Attendance is by donation with all proceeds going to Womens Services, the Family Resource Centre. For info email: or call Pat Cope at 250-342-5566.

Saturday, March 10th:

5:30 p.m.: Clearly… a Breast Friends Bash at the Black Forest Restaurant. Dinner, fashion show and silent auction. $40 per person. A fundraiser for East Kootenay Health Foundation to acquire a digital stereotactic mammography unit for Cranbrook Regional Hospital. Tickets are available at AG Valley Foods, East Kootenay Realty Insurance. To donate an auction item or buy tickets, call Sheila at 250-342-9059 or email: