Closed until February 24th.
Friday, February 7th
6 – 11 p.m.: Kindness night at the Summit Youth Centre.
8 – 10 p.m.: Canadian singer/songwriter and pianist, Rhonda and percussionist Brent Gerlitz perform at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort for Valentines Day. Bar service available, free admission. CDs will be available for purchase. More information on Rhonda is available online at planbmusicbyrhonda.com.
Saturday, February 15th
9 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.: Windermere Valley Minor Hockey 2014 Initiation Tournament at the Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena. Invermere Rockies play at the following times: 9 – 10:15 a.m. White vs. Kimberley Firecrackers, 10:15 – 11:30 a.m. Blue vs. Golden, 1 – 2:15 p.m. Blue vs. Kimberley Firecrackers, 3:45 – 5 p.m. White vs. Banff Bears. Finals held February 2nd from 11 a.m. – 3:15 p.m.
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.: Winter Bazaar at the Windermere Community Hall. Also Sunday, February 16th. Vendors wanted, $25 for one day, $40 for both. Contact Gracie at 250-341-1548 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to rent a table.
10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.: Serge Dub, Katerina Mertikas and Angie Rees exhibition opening at Artym Gallery. Serge and Angie in attendance 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Exhibition continues until February 21st. For more info, go to artymgallery.com.
12 – 4 p.m.: Artist demonstrations by Diana Zasadny and David Zimmerman at Effusion Gallery. New work on display. For more info, go to effusionartgallery.com.
2 p.m.: Valentine Tea and Bake Sale at the Radium Seniors Hall, benefiting the Edgewater – Radium Hospital Auxiliary. Door prizes, games of chance. Tickets $5.
5:30 – 8:00 p.m.: WVCCS Annual Princesses & Pirates Family Fun Dance at the Invermere Community Hall. There will be great music, goodie bags, glow sticks, a concession, a silent auction, door prizes, a 50/50 draw and lots of fun for everyone. We look forward to seeing everyone there and thank you for your continued support.
6 p.m.: Spaghetti dinner at the Edgwater Legion. Fundraiser for DTSS grade 12 students going to France and Belgium as part of the Century project, an intensive study program in history and literature about WW1. Cost per student is $4,000. Students have been working and hosting fundraisers to raise funds. Time is running out, as the trip is planned for spring break. Anyone interested in contributing may contact Shelley Little at 250-347-0048 or Vi Wittman at 250-347-0044 and if desired, a charitable tax receipt will be issued. Tickets for the dinner are $10, available via the numbers above, the participating students, Pips Country Store, and members of the Legion.
6 – 11 p.m.: Birthday Dessert of the month and caf night at the Summit Youth Centre.
6 p.m.: Lighted night skating at Kinsmen Beach (weather permitting), sponsored by Grants Foods and Max Helmer Construction. Free, everyone welcome.
Sunday, February 16th
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.: Windermere Valley Minor Hockey game at the Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena. Atoms Blue vs. Cranbrook (league game).
Monday, February 17th
7 p.m.: Bingo at the Canal Flats Civic Centre on the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month.
7 p.m.: Dont Act Your Age with Dr. Donna McArthur at Columbia Garden Village. Lessons in health, habits and happiness. $10 includes a two week pass to the Valley Fitness Centre ($35 value). $5 for VFC members. Tickets at VFC or at the door.
Tuesday, February 18th
4:30 – 8 p.m.: Spaghetti Dinner, hosted by the Windermere Valley Minor Hockey Association Peewee team. Tickets $7/person or $25/family, cash only, pay at the door.
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.: OPT clinic at the Invermere Health Unit. 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month. Confidential service: low-cost birth control, and STI testing.
Thursday, February 20th
3 – 5 p.m.: EK Senior Caregivers Network. Caregiver Support Group 3rd Thursday of every month in the Columbia Garden Village Dining Room. For more information call Darla at 342-2808.
5 – 9 p.m.: Craft your clothes at the Summit Youth Centre.
7:30 p.m.: Rod & Gun ClubGeneral Meeting at the Invermere Legion. Fisheries Biologist Heather Lamson will be speaking on the proposed White Swan Lake Management Plan.
Friday, February 21st
5:45 p.m.: Windermere Valley Minor Hockey game at the Canal Flats Arena. Novice vs. Cranbrook.
6 – 11 p.m.: Movie Night at the Summit Youth Centre
7:30 p.m.: Morgan Childs Quartet performs at Christ Church Trinity, Invermere. Presented by CV Arts. Delicious desserts by Treats will be available (cash only). Tickets $20, or $10 for students, available at The Book Bar, Pynelogs, Fairmont Village Gift Shop, Furry Companions/Radium Video, or by calling 250-342-4423.
Local Legends Charity Auction at Panorama. Enjoy the musical talents of Shred Kelly while generating funds for the Mountain of Hope charity. At the T-Bar and Grill.
Saturday, February 22nd
Puppy Love 3 at Fire Vixen Tattoos. All proceeds go to GALS. Get a tattoo, help an animal in need. BBQ and bake sale, with proceeds also going to GALS. Minimum $100 towards GALS for a small tattoo. Raffle tickets available, $20 for a chance to win two hours of tattoo time with Sarah. Call Fire Vixen to book a spot, 250-342-8844.
5:30 p.m.: 52nd Annual Wild Game Banquet and Dance at the Invermere Community Hall, hosted by the Windermere Valley Rod and Gun Club, which is celebrating its 95th year. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., dinner at 6:30 p.m., dance at 10 p.m. 50/50 draw, Rifle Card draw, live and silent auctions and door prizes. Tickets $40/adult, $15/youth (16 and under). Tickets are available at Home Hardware and the Horsethief Pub in Radium.
6 – 11 p.m.: Head Lamp Walk on Lake Windermere with the Summit Youth Centre. Leaving at 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday, February 26th
1:15 – 2:15 p.m.: Seniors Day at the Invermere Library on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month. Bus provided.