Toby Theatre

January 24th – 25th, 7:30 p.m.: Thor: The Dark World. Also showing January 27th – February 1st.

Friday, January 24

6 – 11 p.m.: Pool and foosball tournament at the Summit Youth Centre.

Windermere Valley Minor Hockey 2014 Bantam Tournament, January 24th – 26th at the Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena. Invermere Rockies play at the following times: January 24th, 7 – 8:45 p.m. vs. Lethbridge Titans; January 25th, 7 – 8:45 a.m. vs. Trail West Wolves and 5 – 5:45 p.m. vs. Elk Valley Wild. January 26th games TBD.

Saturday, January 25th

9 a.m. -12 p.m.: Indoor garage sale at the Invermere Community Hall. Proceeds go towards local events. Set up from 7 – 9 a.m. To book a table for $10 contact Theresa at 250-342-9281 ext 1227.

9 a.m. – 3 p.m.: 14th Annual Fishing Derby on Lake Windermere. Sponsored by the Kinsmen Club of Windermere Valley. Registration begins at 8 a.m. Lots of prizes: 1st place $500, 2nd place $300, 3rd place $200. Tickets $35, available at The Station pub, 250-342-5557.

11 a.m.: Preschool Story Time at the Invermere Public Library, on Saturdays at 11 a.m. as well as Fridays at 10:30 a.m., beginning January 25th. For info visit

2 – 3 p.m.: The Magic of Reading show with Richard Young the Magician at the DTSS theatre. Admission is free. Presented by the Columbia Basin Alliance for Literacy and Kootenay Savings Credit Union. For info contact Katie Andruschuk, 250-688-2115 or

2 – 4 p.m.: A member of the W.D.F.I. will be available to give updates and information on our local Abattoir project at the Town and Country Feed Store. You can also access our web-site

6 – 11 p.m.: Hang out night at the Summit Youth Centre.

6 p.m.: Lake Windermere Rod and Gun Club annual Chili night and antler scoring at the Invermere Legion. For more information, contact Charlene at 250-341-1118.

Tuesday, January 28th

5 – 9 p.m.: Hang out night at the Summit Youth Centre.

Wednesday, January 29th

5 – 9 p.m.: Astrology night at the Summit Youth Centre.

Thursday, January 30th

5 – 9 p.m.: Ice skating and walking on the lake with the Summit Youth Centre. Leaving the Summit at 6:15 p.m.

Friday, January 31st

12 p.m.: Soup, bun and dessert at the Edgewater Legion for $6.

6 – 11 p.m.: Chinese New Year Dinner at the Summit Youth Centre.

7 p.m.: The Galena Trio performs at Christ Church Trinity, Invermere. Hosted by CV Arts. Tickets $20 or $10 for students, available at The Book Bar, Pynelogs, or by calling 250-342-4423.

3rd Annual BC Pond Hockey Championships on Lake Windermere. Runs through February 1st. Four on four hockey, no goalies, no icing and no off sides. $550 entry for a team of 6 players. Contact John Reed at 250-368-1136 or For more information:

Saturday, February 1st

10 a.m.: Crochet Lessons for adults and Children ages 12 & up at the Radium Public Library. Also February 15th and 22nd.

12 p.m.: 13th Annual Snow Golf Tournament on Lake Windermere. Presented by the Kinsmen Club of Windermere Valley. Registration from 11 a.m. – noon. Shotgun start at noon, scramble golf format. Prizes and a great time for everyone. Tickets $35 (must be 19 years or older), available at The Station pub: 250-342-5557.

6 – 11 p.m.: Climbing at Laird from 6:30 to 8 p.m., leaving the Summit Youth Centre at 6:15 p.m. We will be back at the Summit around 8:30 p.m.

Nipika/Toby Creek Loppet weekend at Nipika Mountain Resort, February 1st and 2nd. 30 km Classic on Saturday and 20 kmSkate on Sunday. Recreational & Kids distances. Come & enjoy this great family weekend event. Register at

Monday, February 3rd

Bingo at the Canal Flats Civic Centre, 7 p.m. on the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month.

Tuesday, February 4th

5 – 9 p.m.: Swimming at Radium Hot Springs with the Summit Youth Centre, leaving the Summit at 6 p.m.

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, February 5th

7 p.m.: CWL meeting at Columbia Garden Village. All women welcome.

Thursday, February 6th

5 – 9 p.m.: Documentary Night at the Summit Youth Centre.

Friday, February 7th

6 -11p.m.: Pool tournament at the Summit Youth Centre.

Fire and Ice Festival, hosted by the Fairmont Business Association. Includes events throughout the weekend. Friday night kicks off the Starlight Challenge at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort, followed by live music by Al Lukas at the ski chalet, tubing, and other entertainment. Saturday features the Olympic Tapas Gala at the Hoodoo Grill. Sunday there will be a pancake breakfast hosted by Smoking Waters Cafe.

31st annual Starlight Challenge at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort, Friday nights through February. Skiers, boarders and telemarkers of any ability are welcome, as long as youre confident on blue runs. Teams of four compete based on the smallest difference between two runs on a dual slalom style race course. Team winner is chosen based on overall team consistency over the four-night series. Nightly awards. Adult League Race start: 7:15 p.m. Four-person teams of skiers, boarders, or mixed. Individual racers welcome. Starlight Challenge Package price $89 per person, including night lift tickets. Nightly drop-in racers are welcome too. Register: 250-345-6037 or email