Toby Theatre

Closed from October 28th to December 26th.

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.

6 p.m.: Ladies night at Meet on Higher Ground Coffee House. Wreath making, Shopping, snacks and cocktails. For more information, please call Meet on Higher Ground at 250-347-6567.

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.

9 p.m.: Rock cover band Everglow perform at the Station Pub. No cover.

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.

5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Green drinks gathering to discuss gross national happiness at Angus McToogles. For more information, please call 250-341-3554.

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

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.: Visits with Santa at Brewers Christmas Market in Fairmont Hot Springs.

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.

Wednesday, December 5th

6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Christmas Craft Night at the Invermere Public Library.

Thursday December 6th

4:45 p.m.: Candlelight vigil to remember the 1989 victims of the Montreal Ecle 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.

Saturday, December 8th

10 a.m. – 2 p.m.: Tourism Radiums Holiday Market at the Prestige Inn in Radium Hot Springs. Photos with Santa (furry family members welcome). For more information, contact Kara at Tourism Radium 250-347-9331, 250-688-0658 or email kara@radiumhotsprings.com .

10 a.m. 2 p.m.: Christmas Market at Columbia Ridge Community Hall (10 minutes south of Fairmont). Quilts, paintings, pottery, baking, Christmas boughs/trees, Gourmet food items, crafts For information, contact donna@columbiaridge.com or 250-345-6673.

11 a.m. – 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.: Pictures with Santa at Copper Point Resort. $15 with proceeds donated to the Toby Creek Nordic Ski Club and Invermere Companion Animal Network. Donation to the Columbia Valley Food Bank accepted.

Sunday, December 9th

5: 30 p.m.: Rotary Seniors Christmas Dinner at the Best Western Invermere Inn. Call 250-342-5566 Monday Thursday, between 8:30 a.m. 4 p.m. to register prior to December 6th.

7 p.m.: Blue Christmas at Christ Church Trinity for those who have lost loved ones.

Wednesday, December 12th

4 p.m.: Annual General Meeting for Wings Bird Festival over the Rockies at Pynelogs Cultural Centre.