August 16th , 8:00 p.m.: Despicable Me 2.
August 17th , 8:00 p.m.: Red 2. Also showing August 19th – 22nd.
Friday, August 9th
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.: Junior Naturalists program for kids 6 12 yrs. of age. At Redstreak campground in Kootenay National Park. Pre-register at 250-347-6525 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Runs every Thursday, Friday and Saturday throughout August.
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.: Meadow Creek Kokanee Spawning Channel is open for viewing from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. daily, when bear activity is at its minimum. Gates will be closed at all other times. Run lasts from late August to early October, with peak viewing time in the first two weeks of September. Spawning channel is located 4 km northwest of Meadow Creek off Highway 31. For more information: 250-354-6333, or email@example.com.
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.: Forging in the Rockies blacksmith/farrier competition at Upper Elk Park Ranch. Kids activities, stock dog demonstration, pony rides, wagon rides, vendors market and more. Contact Karen Larsen at firstname.lastname@example.org for more info. Also runs Saturday, August 17th.
1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.: Summer Reading Club at the Invermere Library for kids in Grades 1 to 5. Call each Friday morning to register. 250-342-6416.
4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.: Market on Main, Radium.
5:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.: Hang out night at the Summit Youth Centre.
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.: Music on Main, Radium.
Maria in the Shower returns to perform live at Buds Bar & Lounge. Two shows to choose from: 8:30 and 11:00 p.m. Tickets at the door, $10.
Saturday, August 17th
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.: Invermere Farmers Market.
10:00 a.m.: Annual Teddy Bears Picnic, hosted by the Radium Public Library at Radium park. Children 3 to 6 will be welcome. Bear cookies and juice will be provided.
10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.: Edgewater Legion Open Market. To book a table call Vi at 250-347-0044.
Sunday, August 18th
9:00 a.m.: Animal tracks and signs with Kalista Pruden.To book call 250-341-7235 or visit wildnaturetours.ca.
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.: Pancake Breakfast at the Edgewater Legion.
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.: Fairmont Farmers Market.
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.: Barn Market at the Old Eaton House, Upper Elk Park Ranch. Antiques, preserves, pies, glass, crafts, art and fresh garden produce and more.
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.: Music in the Park, downtown Invermere. Featuring L8.
7:00 p.m.: Windermere Valley Museum presents Movie Night at the Museum, featuring the 1932 musical film Love Me Tonight. Admission by donation, but due to limited seating, call 250-342-9769 to reserve seats. Also plays Monday, August 19th.
8:00 p.m.: Comedian Brett Martin performs his show My Girlfriend Left Me at Buds Bar & Lounge. Tickets at the door, $10.
Monday, August 19th
2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.: Kraft Celebration Tour & Rotary Club of Invermeres annual kids festival. Live TSN broadcast at 4:00 p.m. Over 20 Kraft food stations. Visit invermererotary.org for more details.
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.: Community Block Watch information night at the Radium Community Hall. For more information about the program please visit www.blockwatch.com or contact Karen @email@example.com.
Tuesday, August 20th
9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.: Adventure Radium, ages 5-8. Meet at Brents Shack (near the skating rink/ball park); registration forms and parent guide are available online, www.radiumhotsprings.ca, or at the Village Office. Runs Tuesday through Thursday, throughout August.
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.: Windermere Valley Museums summer childrens program: Shop Keeper. Have fun playing in the Notary Building, buying and selling goods for people to purchase at pioneer prices. BBQ to take place during activities. Admission by donation. For more information: 250-342-9769, www.windermerevalleymuseum.ca.
1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.: Adventure Radium, ages 8 and up. Meet at Brents Shack (near the skating rink/ball park); registration forms and parent guide are available online, www.radiumhotsprings.ca, or at the Village Office. Runs Tuesday through Thursday, throughout August.
Wednesday, August 21st
5:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.: Hang out and craft night at the Summit Youth Centre.
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.: Artist opening at Pynelogs Cultural Centre. Show features Kathleen Davies, Jane Murray, Maggie Leal-Valias, Robyn Oliver, Paula Cravens and Graham S. Fowler, and runs until September 1st.
7:00 p.m. BINGO at the Windermere Community Hall. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. For more information, contact Gracie at 341-1548 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday, August 22nd
9:00 a.m.: Hiking day with the Summit Youth Centre. Registration needed by August 21st , 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.: Windermere Valley Minor Hockey Registration at the Eddie Mountain Arena. Forms available online at: www.windermerevalleyminorhockey.com.
MS fundraiser at A&W. All day.
Invermere Library hours
Tuesday to Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Radium Hot Springs Library Hours
Tuesday: 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday to Thursday: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Friday: 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., Book Sales at the Market on Main.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Sunday: 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.