Toby Theatre

May 18th – 19th, 7:30 p.m.: The Hunger Games.

For info: www.tobytheatre.com.

Friday, May 18th:

Backwoods Blues Festival at Horsethief Hideout, also on Saturday and Sunday. Family event. Includes camping. $50 for adults, youth $25, kids 10 and under free. For info: 250-434-4444, 1-403-755-1545 or www.horsethiefhideout.ca.

4:30 – 8:30 p.m.: Rotary Club Garage Sale at Deck Storage in Athalmer, Unit 118. Treasures for everyone. Proceeds go to Invermeres student exchange programs. For info: 250-342-6122.

6 – 9 p.m.: Min Ma and Neil Patterson exhibition at the Artym Gallery. Continues until May 27th. For info: 250-342-7566.

Saturday, May 19th:

7 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.: Rotary Club Garage Sale next to Invermere Provincial Courthouse, across from Sobeys. Treasures for everyone. Proceeds go to Invermeres student exchange programs. For info: 250-342-6122.

8 a.m. onwards: Garage Sale and Bake Sale plus coffee at 1215 -10th Ave., Invermere, to raise money for the Underwear Affair. Fundraising and raising awareness of cancers below the belt.

10:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.: Windermere Health Care Auxiliary hot dog sale at Home Hardware. Proceeds go to Invermere Hospital, Columbia House and palliative care suite. For info: 250-345-6635.

11 a.m. – 3 p.m.: BBQ hotdogs at AG Valley Foods. A fundraiser for the Columbia Valley Swim Club. Visit www.columbiavalleyswim.com.

11 a.m. – 4 p.m.: New work by Janice Tanton and Tresa Gibson. Art demonstration at Effusion Art Gallery and Glass Studio. For info: 250-341-6877.

1 – 4 p.m.: Handmade Kazuri Jewelry from Africa for sale at Pynelogs. Hosted by the Valley GoGo Sisters. Admission is free. A luncheon to preview jewelry and purchase prior to sale at Pynelogs Cafe. $20 per person. Tickets are available at One Hour Photo.

11 a.m. – 6 p.m.: Grand Opening for the Cross Roads Collective at Invermere Crossroad, Hwy. 93/95. Musical groups, BBQ fundraiser for the Killer Rollbots, kids activities and wood art.

2 – 6 p.m.: Fairmont Beach Resort and Waterski Park Open House. Free BBQ and fun for the whole family. Bring swim gear. Waterskiing, wakeboarding, canoeing, kayaking and stand-up paddleboarding. For info: 250-341-7085.

8 p.m.: The Good Doctor by Neil Simon performed by the Lake Windermere Players at the Invermere Community Hall. Tickets $15, sold at The Book Bar, One Hour Photo, Radium Video, Fairmont Pizza and La Galeria II in Fairmont. For info call Bruce: 250-347-9021.

Sunday, May 20th:

10 a.m.: Annual beach cleanup at Windermere Beach. Please bring rakes, shovels, clippers, weed whippers, saws, trowels, trailers and trucks, and any other useful tools. Hotdogs to follow after the clean-up. For info, email info@windermerecommunity.ca.

10 a.m. – 3 p.m.: Multi-family yard sale at Columbia Ridge Community Hall. All proceeds supporting Relay for Life. Furniture, sporting goods, clothing, books, household and garden items, building material, toys and more. Food and beverages for sale.

12 noon – 4 p.m.: Join Purcell Mountain Painters for coffee, tea and home made goodies at Pynelogs Art Gallery in Invermere. Enjoy their display of paintings, meet artists and see demos.

2 p.m. Louise Rose performs at the Edgewater Hall. Celebrating 100 years of the Edgewater townsite.Adults and seniors $25, students $10, children $5. For info call Barry More at 250-347-9668 or Anne Jardine at 250-347-9860.

8 p.m.: The Good Doctor by Neil Simon performed by the Lake Windermere Players at the Invermere Community Hall. Tickets $15, sold at The Book Bar, One Hour Photo, Radium Video, Fairmont Pizza and La Galeria in Fairmont.

Wednesday, May 23rd:

5 p.m.: Info Fest 2012 at the Radium Resort Palliser Room. An information trade fair hosted by Tourism Radium. Free to attend or to exhibit. To register e-mail tourism@radiumhotsprings.com.

Thursday, May 24th:

5 – 8 p.m.: Second annual Columbia Valley Detachment Open House. BBQ hosted by Lions Club. Tim Hortons and Restorative Justice volunteers will be supplying police food along with drinks. Police dog visits at 6 p.m.

Friday, May 25th:

12 noon: Lunch at Edgewater Legion. $6 for soup, bun and dessert. $6.

8 p.m.: The Good Doctor by Neil Simon performed by the Lake Windermere Players at the Invermere Community Hall. Tickets $15, sold at The Book Bar, One Hour Photo, Radium Video, Fairmont Pizza and La Galeria in Fairmont.

Saturday, May 26th:

11 a.m. – 3 p.m.: BBQ Hot Dogs at AG Valley Foods. A fundraiser for the Columbia Valley Swim Club. Visit www.columbiavalleyswim.com.

8 p.m.: The Good Doctor by Neil Simon performed by the Lake Windermere Players at the Invermere Community Hall. Tickets $15, sold at The Book Bar, One Hour Photo, Radium Video, Fairmont Pizza and La Galeria in Fairmont.

Sunday, May 27th:

3:30 p.m.: 2011/2012 Poppy Poster Literary Awards in the Legion Veterans Hall, Invermere Branch #71. For info: 250-342-0100.

2 p.m.: The Good Doctor by Neil Simon performed by the Lake Windermere Players at the Invermere Community Hall. Tickets $15, sold at The Book Bar, One Hour Photo, Radium Video, Fairmont Pizza and La Galeria in Fairmont.