7:30 p.m.: April 5th-6th showing Escape from Planet Earth.
Friday, April 5th
Panoramas Spring Festival starts and runs through the weekend. Free tobogganing on Friday and then two days of food and drink specials, live music, themed activities, costumes, Rail Jams, special dinners, family photos and prizes! Call 1-800-663-2929 for more information.
7:00 p.m.: Fresh Fridays Open Mic Nite at Pynelogs Cultural Centre. All ages welcome.
Saturday, April 6th
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.: Columbia Valley Food Bank Fundraiser at North Star Hardware RONA. Items rescued from the Panorama 1000 Peaks Lodge fire will be available with a cash or food donation to the Columbia Valley Food Bank.
9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.: Big Momma Sale and Swap at the Invermere Community Hall. Early bird entry at 9:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m.: Windermere Community Association Annual General meeting at the Windermere Community Hall. For more information, call Gracie at 250-341-1548.
12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.: Killer Rollbots car wash fundraiser at Arrowhead Brewing Company. Minimum $10 donation per vehicle. Support local roller derby!
Seasons Passholders Appreciation barbecue at Panorama Mountain Village.
6:00 p.m.: Brisco Riding Club Annual Spaghetti Dinner at the Brisco Hall. $8 per person, or $20 per family, ages 6 and under are free. For more information call Amanda at 250-347-2125 or Virginia at 250-342-8739.
Sunday, April 7th
Locals Free Day at Panorama Mountain Village. Present valid drivers licence, student card or B.C. Hydro bill and receive a free lift pass. Last day of the season at Panorama.
Fun Activities All Day at the Fairmont Hot Springs Resort ski area. Last day of the ski season at Fairmont.
8:45 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.: Healthy Minds, Healthy Bodies: Landscape Your Life workshop with Elizabeth Shopland, personal leadership coach at Copper Point Golf Club. The event is an ICAN fundraiser, and tickets are $95. Call Jackie 250-341-3190 for more information and to buy tickets.
Monday, April 8th
7:00 p.m.: Columbia Valley Cycling Society Annual General Meeting and trail map launch at the Columbia Valley Chamber of Commerce.
Tuesday, April 9th
Art from the Heart opens at Pynelogs Cultural Centre and runs until April 28th.
7:00 p.m.: Cinefest at Pynelogs Cultural Centre, showing Moonrise Kingdom.
9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.: Lake Windermere Ambassadors This is Our Watershed workshop at the Columbia Valley Chamber of Commerce. Lunch will be provided. RSVP at email@example.com or 250-341-6898.
Wednesday, April 10th
6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.: All Candidates Forum for MLA for Columbia River/Revelstoke. Forum takes place at the DTSS Auditorium. Doors open at 6:00 p.m.
Thursday, April 11th
3:00 p.m.: Columbia Valley Food Bank Annual General Meeting at the Family Resource Centre. Accepting applications for board members. All interested people welcome. For more information, call 250-342-3196.
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.: 2013 Little League Registration at the Invermere Community Hall.
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.: Windermere Valley Museum Movie Night Series presents the 20th Anniversary of the 1993 film Alive at the DTSS Auditorium. Location photos, memorabilia and introduction by film historian Brian Patton. Admission by donation.
Friday, April 12th
5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.: CV Arts presents Part 8 of Art from the Heart Artist Opening Event at the Pynelogs Cultural Centre. Refreshments, entertainment and silent auction. Over 600 pieces of artwork from Elementary students in the Valley will be on display.
Sunday, April 14th
5:00 p.m.: Royal Canadian Legion Branch #199 Edgewater Honour and Awards Dinner. Cocktails are at 5:00 p.m., dinner is at 6:00 p.m. Adults are $15, seniors and ages 12 and under are $13, and under age 6 are free. For more information, call Vi at 250-347-0044.
1:30 p.m.: Radium Seniors Carpet Bowling every Monday, Radium Seniors Hall.
5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.: Public indoor rock climbing at J.A. Laird School, $5 drop-in. Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
6:30 p.m.: Duplicate Bridge at the Invermere Seniors Hall, $2/person, every Monday. Visitors welcome.
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.: East Kootenay Brain Injury Support Group meets at the Family Resource Centre, every Monday. For information call 250-344-5674.
6:15 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.: The 3066 Invermere Army Cadets runs every Monday night at our local Legion # 71. Contact Second Lt. Megan McConnell at 250-409-4455 for information.
Invermere Badminton Club: Wednesdays at JA Laird gym from 7-9 p.m. Sundays at DTSS from 7:30 – 10 p.m. Anyone interested can contact Colin Sherk at firstname.lastname@example.org. Everyone is welcome. Children should be accompanied by parents.
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.: OPT clinic every Tuesday at the Invermere Health Unit, 850-10th Avenue. Confidential service: low-cost birth control, and STI testing.
9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.: CBAL Baby Goose program for parents and babies up to 18 months at Eileen Madson Primary, every Friday. Email email@example.com for more information.