Closed from October 28th to December 26th.
Friday, November 16th
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.: Adventure Club returns to the Invermere Public Library. Students in Grades 5 – 7 are invited to help us solve the mysterious death of the Baroness Arabella Rummun. Call 250-342-6416 to let us know you plan to join.
6 – 10 p.m.: Open House at River Gems Jewellery & Fossil Gallery in Invermere. Call 250-342-0177.
9 p.m.: Groove rock band Willhorse live at the Station Pub in Invermere. No cover charge. Call 250-342-5557.
Saturday, November 17th
5 p.m.: Light Up Night in Invermere. Christmas parade beginning at 6 p.m. Event features visits with Santa, live local entertainment and window display contest. For more info, call Alita Bentley at 250-341-3775.
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.: Third Annual Arts Alive show at the Pynelogs Cultural Centre. Unique, handmade, Canadian artwork available from local artists. Admission $2, proceeds benefit ICAN. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 250-342-6507 or 250-342-9394.
4 p.m. – 9 p.m.: Effusion Art Gallery welcomes gallery artist Christine Simpson to do an art demonstration for the Light Up event. 1033 7th Avenue, Invermere. For info: 250-341-6877 or www.effusionartgallery.com .
6 p.m. – 8 p.m.: Fusion Wellness Spa mini services during Light Up Night: $5 to $15 for a variety of mini-services. For more information, call Fusion at 250-341-3511.
Customer Appreciation Days at River Gems Jewellery & Fossil Gallery in Invermere on Saturday, November 17th and Sunday, November 18th. For more information, call 250-342-0177.
Sunday, November 18th
10 a.m. – 3 p.m.: Christmas Craft Bazaar at the Edgewater Legion branch. Lunch 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. for $6. To book a table, call Doreen at 250-347-9550.
Tuesday, November 20th
7:30 p.m.: Annual General Meeting for the Jumbo Creek Conservation Society at Windermere Lions Hall. Special guest speaker will be the award-winning author and scientist Jon Turk. Doors open, 7 p.m.
Friday, November 23rd
6 p.m – 11 p.m.: ICAN dinner and Raise the Woof Comedy Show to raise money for a new rescue and adoption centre. Emcee Bill Cropper, dinner by Anne Riches. Doors open 6 p.m., dinner 7 p.m., followed by comedy show at Invermere Community Hall. Ages 19+. Tickets $45 at The Book Bar, One Hour Photo, Invermere Vet Hospital, Furry Companions, Smoking Waters Coffee Co. For more info, call 250-341-7888.
Saturday, November 24th
9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Hoodoo Quilters craft sale at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort.
10:30 a.m.: Christmas Crafts with Trudy at the Radium Public Library. For children aged five and up. For more information, call 250-347-2434.
11 a.m. – 3 p.m.: Headwaters Arts Society, art show and sale at Canal Flats Community Hall. Free refreshments and sweets served. For info: 250-349-5877.
12 p.m. – 5 p.m.: Country Christmas Bazaar at the Elk Park Upper Ranch, Old Eaton House. Cider, a Christmas cheer and shopping.
6 p.m.: Brisco Riding Club Annual Awards Night at Brisco Hall. Roast beef dinner at 6 p.m., awards, auction and dance to follow. Tickets available at Pips Country Store or at the door.
6 p.m. Live music night with Like Father Like Son at Eagle Ranch Resort. Dinner at 6 p.m., dance at 7 p.m. $40 per person. Tickets available at The Book Bar and Circle Health Food Store, or by calling 250-342-0562.
Sunday, November 25th
11 a.m.: Movember Mile Underwear Run organized at the David Thompson Secondary School track. Four-lap run in underwear sporting a moustache (real or fake) to raise awareness of and funds for mens health. All ages and genders welcome. For info: 250-342-2074.
Monday, November 26th
Ladies Night Out at Lake Windermere Alliance Church. An evening of inspiration, music, fun, food and fellowship in preparation for the busy Christmas season. Tickets are $10. Call 250-342-6657, 250-342-3234 or 250-342-2129 to find out more.
Friday, November 30th
12 p.m.: Soup and a bun and dessert at Edgewater Legion $6. For info, call Joyce Longe at 250-347-9388.
4 p.m. – 8 p.m.: The 19th annual Big Christmas Craft Sale at Invermere Community Hall. Many new artisans as well as returning favourites. Entry fee: $2 to the Windermere Childcare Society or a donation to the Columbia Valley Food Bank.
Saturday, December 1st
4 p.m. – 8 p.m.: The 19th annual Big Christmas Craft Sale at Invermere Community Hall. Entry fee: $2 or a donation to the Columbia Valley Food Bank.
Sunday December 2nd
Super Sunday in Invermere. Local businesses offering big Christmas specials. For more information, call Alita Bentley at 250-341- 3775.
12 p.m. – 6 p.m. 9th annual Feed the Town at Copper Point Golf Club. Free Christmas feast. Everyone invited. Cash and non-perishable food items accepted for donation to the Invermere Food Bank.
Thursday December 6th
4:45 p.m.: Candlelight vigil to remember the 1989 victims of the Montreal Ecole Polytechnique massacre. All encouraged to attend. For more information, call Rachel King at 250-341-3963.
Friday, December 7th
4 – 8 p.m.: All Signs Point to Christmas Shopping Night in Fairmont Hot Springs. An evening of special deals and features. Christmas light switch-on at 4 p.m.