Toby Theatre

June 26th – 29th, 8 p.m.: Mirror, Mirror.

For info:

Friday, June 1st:

Canal Days family dance at Canal Flats community centre. For info, call Lee-Ann: 250-349-5835.

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

7:30 p.m.: David Suzuki event on The Challenge of the 21st Century. SOLD OUT. Sign up for free webcast at

Saturday, June 2nd:

8 a.m.: Canal Days Pancake Breakfast in Canal Flats at community centre.

9 a.m. – 12 noon: Volunteer Work Bee at the Pynelogs Heritage Gardens. Come and join Groundswell in getting the garden ready for summer. Please bring your own garden gloves and small hand tools.

10 a.m.: Rally for Relay garage sale at Cenotaph Park. Teams fundraising in advance of Relay for Life event on June 16th. Drop off any items for the garage sale, including baked goods, at 1501 -10th Avenue in advance. To book a table: 250-342-9059. For info email [email protected].

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.: Real Estate Expo in Copper Point Resorts Quartz Room. Building lot developers showcase their properties. Presented by Royal LePage Rockies West Realty. For info: 250-342-5599.

10 a.m. – 5 p.m.: 3rd annual art, craft and artisan street fair in Spillimacheen. Historic Trading Posts 100th anniversary celebration. Music by Mel Hynes and the Kootenay Legends. Sponsored by Beeland and The Spilli Bean.

11 a.m.: Canal Days Parade through Canal Flats.

11 a.m. – 3 p.m.: BBQ at Home Hardware for East Kootenay Brain Injury. Come out and support people living with head injuries.

12 noon – 5 p.m.: Canal Days entertainment: face-painting, dunk tank, horse rides, raffles, karaoke and free food at the Canal Flats community centre.

2 p.m.: Museum Summer Opening Tea at the Windermere Valley Museum. Theme is 100 Years of B.C. Forest Service.

5:30 p.m.: The Good, the Bad, the Derby, a roller derby double-header at Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for ages 6 – 12 and free for under-5s. Available at RONA, her Public and The Valley Echo.

9 p.m.: Canal Days dance with Calgary rocker Matt Blais at Canal Flats community centre. $15 per person. For info and tickets call Lee-Ann: 250-349-5835.

Tuesday, June 5th:

6 – 9 p.m.: Volunteer work night at the Heritage Gardens, every second Tuesday.

7:30 p.m.: Canadian Playwrights Lucia Frangione, Jos Teodoro and Robert Plowman present readings from their plays at Pynelogs Cultural Centre. Everyone 14+ is invited. Admission is by donation. For info: 250-342-4423.

Wednesday, June 6th:

6 – 9 p.m.: Ladies Night kayak or canoe down the Columbia river. $20 per person, all equipment included. $10 per person with own kayak or canoe. For info: 250-342-7397 or visit

7:30 p.m.: Canadian Playwrights Lucia Frangione, Jos Teodoro and Robert Plowman present readings from their plays at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort. Everyone 14+ is invited. Admission is by donation. For info: 250-342-4423.

Friday, June 8th:

Brits Best Classics 2012 weekend in Radium Hot Springs. Starts with meet-and-greet at Radium Resort on the Friday evening. For info, or to register by June 1st, visit

6 – 9 p.m.: Danny McBride Exhibition at The Artym Gallery. For info: 250-342-7566.

Saturday, June 9th:

10 a.m.: British car and bike show in Radium Hot Springs. Hosted by the Calgary MG Car Club. British cars and bikes will be on display at Legends Field. For info visit

10 – 11 a.m.: Bighorns Football registration at the Bighorns football field. Get to know the game. BBQ to follow for players and families. No experience is required, wear cleats or running shoes. For info email [email protected].

10 a.m. – 2 p.m.: 3rd annual Radium Days in Radium Hot Springs. Parade down Main Street Radium at 10 a.m. Market in the Community Hall parking lot. Fun activities. Rotary Concession at Brents Shack. For info: 250-347-9331.

11 a.m.: L8TE performs outside Seniors Hall in Radium Hot Springs.

Tuesday, June 12th:

8 a.m.: Columbia Valley Chamber Breakfast meeting with Su Baker, Business Analyst, Community Futures. Presenting Economic Gardening, a pilot project for providing sophisticated marketing data to small business. For info and registration: 250-342-2844.

Friday, June 15th:

5:30 p.m.: Columbia Valley Chamber evening mixer at Lakeshore Resort with guest speaker Keith Henry, CEO of the B.C. Aboriginal Tourism. Entertainment by First Nations traditional dancers. Beer tasting provided by Arrowhead Brewery and BBQ brats provided by Akisqnuknik Development Corporation. For info and registration: 250-342-2844.

Saturday, June 16th:

3 p.m. – 10 a.m. (Sunday): Relay for Life at David Thompson Secondary School track. Over twenty teams to participate. Public welcome. Fundraising for cancer research. For info visit

4 – 9 p.m.: 1st Annual East Kootenay Beer Festival at Mountainside Golf Course at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort. $25 in advance and $30 at the door. For info and tickets : 250-345-6070.