September 21st – 22nd, September 26th – 29th,
7:30 p.m.: The Bourne Legacy.
Friday, September 21st:
9:30 – 11:30 a.m.: Baby Goose program every Friday begins at Eileen Madson Primary school. For parents and babies up to 18 months. For info, e-mail email@example.com .
Saturday, September 22nd:
2012 Headbanger Trail Challenge. Fundraiser for the Radium Public Library. 11 km scenic trail run, 3 km family friendly run/walk. For info and registration go to: www.headbangertrailchallenge.ca .
11 a.m. – 3 p.m.: Painters Cameron Bird, Denise Lemaster, Susan Woolgar and Andrew Kiss will be at work, painting outside the Artym Gallery. For info: 250-342-7566.
6 p.m.: Night Mini Golf Tournament at Copper City Mini Golf and Go Karts in Windermere. Teams of 4
– 6 adults, shotgun start. Live music, lots of prizes and fire pit. Fundraiser for the Kinsmen Club of Invermere. For registration: 250-688-0711.
6 – 9 p.m.: Plein Air Group Exhibition at the Artym Gallery. For info: 250-342-7566.
Monday, September 24th:
12 noon: Radium Chamber and Tourism Radium General Luncheon meeting at the Radium Seniors Hall. $12 per person includes tax and gratuities.
1:45 – 3 p.m.: Breast of Friends monthly support group at the Family Resource Centre. For women with breast cancer diagnosis and treatment in the past six years. No charge. To register, contact Eloise: 250-342-9436.
Wednesday, September 26th:
Flower Picking Day in downtown Invermere. Annual flowers are allowed to be picked from downtown district flower beds. No digging, be respectful. Courtesy of the flower crew, District of Invermere. For info: 250-342-9281.
Friday, September 28th:
11 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.: Just Try It – Sports Day in Canada day at Eileen Madson Primary School. Celebrating sports. For info visit: www.cbcsports.ca/sportsday .
12 noon: Soup and bun at the Edgewater Legion. $6 per person.
12 noon: 2nd annual Columbia Valley Salmon Festival opening ceremony at Lakeshore Resort and Campground. Featuring speakers from the Akisqnuk First Nation and Shuswap Nation Council, childrens educational activities and cultural performances. Continues throughout the weekend. For info, visit www.columbiasalmonfest.ca .
2:30 – 4 p.m.: 18th annual Harvest Tea at David Thompson Secondary School. Hosted by the cook training class. Free to seniors. Call to reserve a seat: 250-342-9213, ext. 110.
7:30 p.m.: The Columbia Valley Community Foundation is hosting The Happy Movie at David Thompson Secondary School. Admission by donation. www.valleyfoundation.ca .
7:30 p.m.: La Cafamore String Quartet with clarinetist Nicola Everton performs at Christ Church Trinity in Invermere. $15 per person, $20 at the door. Tickets are sold at Pynelogs, The Book Bar, Essentials, Fairmont Village Gifts, Radium Furry Companions and video and at the door. For info: 250-347-9860 or 250-342-4423.
Saturday, September 29th:
8 a.m.: View Kokanee Salmon by golf cart, or by kayak at 10 a.m. Watch the Kokanee salmon spawning in the Columbia River. $20 per person for golf cart tour, $55 per person for kayak tour. For info and to reserve, call: 250-427-7010.
12 noon – 4 p.m.: Taste the Columbia River, a free arts and culture event at Mountainside Golf Course in Fairmont Hot Springs. Fun for the whole family. Tasting tickets for the food booths on sale at the venue.
Sunday, September 30th:
9 a.m.: Pancake and traditional fishing demonstration at Lakeshore Resort and Campground. Demonstrations of historical fishing techniques. Part of Salmon festival.
1 p.m.: Akisqnuk Closing Ceremonies brings the second festival celebrating Kokanee salmon to an official close.
Wednesday, October 3rd:
7 p.m.: Free introductory InspireLIFE BC workshop at Copper Point Resort. For more info, visit www.inspirehealth.ca/inspirelifebc or call 1-888-734-7125.
Thursday, October 4th:
9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.: Two-day InspireLIFE BC workshop starts at Copper Point Resort. $250 per person, caregivers $95 per person. Includes snacks and lunch. For more info, contact Connie at 250-342-6688 or Sue at 250-342-6846, or visit www.inspirehealth.ca/inspirelifebc .
Saturday, October 6th:
10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.: Armand. F. Vallee Exhibition at the Artym Gallery. Show continues until October 12th. For info, call 250-342-7566.
11 a.m. – 2 p.m.: Global Animal Lovers Societys (GALS) BBQ fundraiser at Home Hardware.
Wednesday, October 10th:
1 – 2:15 p.m.: Seniors Day at the Invermere Public Library. The community bus picks up and drops off at Columbia Garden Village and the Manor. Seniors are treated to tea and treats. For info: 250-342-6416.
7 p.m.: Author Angie Abdou reads from her work at the Invermere Public Library. For info, call 250-342-6416 or visit www.abdou.ca .
Invermere Library hours:
Tuesday to Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Invermere Thrift Store hours:
Thursdays: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Fridays and Saturdays: 1 – 4 p.m.