February 28th and March 1st, 7:30 p.m.: The Hunger Games: Catching Fire.
Friday, February 28th
12 p.m.: Soup, bun and dessert at the Edgewater Legion for $6.
6 – 11 p.m.: Spaghetti Night at the Summit Youth Centre.
7:30 p.m.: Columbia Valley Rockies playoff game vs. the Creston Valley Thundercats at the Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena. Also March 1st at 7:30 p.m. Additional games March 3-5th, if necessary.
Saturday, March 1st
6 – 11 p.m.: Climbing at Laird from 6:30 – 8 p.m., leaving the Summit Youth Centre at 6:15 p.m.
An Unrestrained Expression of Emotion at Effusion Art Gallery. Show features new artists Bill Brownridge, David James Veres and Louis Hughes. Runs through March 31st.
Monday, March 3rd
7 p.m.: Bingo at the Canal Flats Civic Centre, on the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month.
Tuesday, March 4th
5:30 – 7 p.m.: Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper at Christ Church Trinity, Invermere (Windermere Valley Shared Ministry). $10/person.
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.
Wednesday, March 5th
5 – 9 p.m.: Tips night: How to make or update my resume, at the Summit Youth Centre.
6 p.m.: Ash Wednesday Service at Christ Church Trinity.
6 p.m.: eReader/eBook workshop at the Invermere Public Library. Contact 250-342-6416 to pre-register.
Thursday, March 6th
5 – 9 p.m.: Documentary Night at the Summit YC.
7 – 9 p.m.: The Killer Rollbots drop-in skate night. $5, at the white bubble building on the highway. Bring your own roller skates or blades and safety gear. All ages! 250-342-5321 for more info.
7 p.m.: DTSS Theatre students present Say Something, a one-act play by Alaya Simpson at the DTSS Theatre. Also March 8th. Tickets available at The Book Bar and DTSS for $5. This drama, written and produced by students, addresses serious and sensitive issues that adolescents are dealing with today. Not recommended for children. 14A due to mature content and language.
Friday, March 7th
6 – 11 p.m.: Pool tournament at the Summit YC.
7 – 9 p.m.: Night Delight at the DTSS theatre. Astrophotos, stories, Q&A, displays, and handouts for adults and kids. Presented by Invermere Under the Stars. All ages. Admission by donation.
7 – 10 p.m.: Fresh Fridays open mic night at Pynelogs. All ages, licensed bar. $2 at the door. Visit www.columbiavalleyarts.com for more information.
Saturday, March 8th
6 p.m.: Syndicate Rail Jam series at Panorama. Open to both skiers and snowboarders. Cost $10. Come out, show your skills and have some fun. Competitors must be registered at Guest Services by 5 p.m. Also runs April 12th. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or go online to SkiPanorama.com.
Panoramas Stampede Festival.This stampede-style festival pays tribute to Western Canadas heritage with cowboy cookouts and rodeo-inspired activities for kids and adults. On the schedule: tobogganing, live music, Rail Jams. Also runs March 9th.
Monday, March 10th
7 p.m.: Columbia Vallley Little League Baseball meeting at Manulife Securities office. Coaches, volunteers and umpires needed! Contact Brendan Donahue at 250-342-2112.
Tuesday, March 11th
7 p.m.: Cinefest movie night presents Amour. Master director Michael Haneke creates a powerful and moving portrait of an elderly couple struggling with their mortality. French with English subtitles. At Pynelogs Cultural Centre. Tickets at the door, $10. Cash bar and light refreshments. All ages. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., film begins at 7 p.m.
Wednesday, March 12th
1:15 – 2:15 p.m.: Seniors Day at the Invermere Library on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month.
6 p.m.: PJ Story Time at the Invermere Library.
7 p.m.: Andrew Watt will be discussing the rare book used to prosecute witches in the 1600s, A Discourse on Magic by Martin DelRio at the Invermere Public Library following PJ Story Time.
7 – 9 p.m.: CV Arts Council AGM at Pynelogs Cultural Centre. Election of officers and review of financial position. Join the CV Arts Board for birthday cake and refreshments to celebrate 100 years of Pynelogs.
Thursday, March 13th
7 – 9 p.m.: ICAN AGM at Lakeview Meadows Recreation Centre. All welcome to attend. Please consider joining the Board of Directors or becoming a volunteer. Contact email@example.com for more info.
Friday, March 15th
1:30 – 3:30 p.m.: Windermere Valley Gogo Sisters annual Saint Patricks Day Tea at Christ Church Trinity. Admission by donation. Proceeds go to the Stephen Lewis Foundation Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign.
Kootenay Freestyle Classic at Panorama. A two day celebration of the art of skiing and ski culture. Featuring a Slopestyle competition on March 15th and a Mogul competition on March 16th. A BC Freestyle-sanctioned event. Info and registration online at www.pmfc.ca.
Saturday, March 16th
BC Tier 4 (Bantam) Provincial Hockey Championships at the Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena. Games from March 16th to March 19th. The Bantam Rockies play at the following times: March 16th – 10:30 a.m. and 8 p.m.; March 17th – 8 p.m.; March 18th – 8 p.m.; March 19th – 2 p.m. Opening ceremonies March 16th at 7:30 p.m., championship game will be played March 19th at 8 p.m. Come out and support your Rockies!