July 4th – 5th, 8 p.m.: Mr. Peabody & Sherman. Also showing July 7th – 11th.
Friday, July 4th
9 – 11:30 a.m.: 5th annual cowboy breakfast at Fired Up, Radium. All proceeds donated to the Radium Fire Department. Visit radiumhotsprings.ca.
1:30 – 3:30 p.m.: Library Summer Reading Club for Gr.1- 4 at the Invermere Public Library. Runs July 4th – August 22nd. Visit invermere.bclibrary.ca.
4 – 9 p.m.: Market on Main, Radium. Every Friday.
6 – 9 p.m.: Wine and appies with jewellery artist Karyn Chopik at Effusion Art Gallery. For more info, go to effusionartgallery.com.
7 – 9 p.m.: the Halfsacks perform at Music on Main, Radium.
Fairmont Lions Clubs Hole-in-One Challenge, every weekend (Friday evening, Saturday and Sunday). Hole #8 at Riverside Golf Course. Entry fee $5.
Saturday, July 5th
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.: Invermere Farmers Market, downtown Invermere.
11 a.m. – 4 p.m.: Vancouver artist Sharon Quirke will show new work while creating on-site at Effusion Art Gallery. Visit effusionartgallery.com.
12 – 10 p.m.: Steamboat Mountain Music Festival in Edgewater. Performers this year include: 12 p.m.: Rick Scotts Childrens Program; 1 p.m.: the Halfsacks; 2 p.m.: Siofri; 3 p.m.: Combo Akimbo; 4 p.m.: Cousins; 5 p.m.: Marty and Eli The Bruise Brothers; 6 p.m.: The Cumberland Brothers; 7 p.m.: The Static Shift; 8 p.m.: Los Morenos; 9 p.m.: Dick Damron and the Stoney Creek Band; plus several tweener acts. Tickets $35/adults, $5/youth, $70/family, available at Essentials, Be Gifted, Kicking Horse Cafe, Purple Cow, Hoodoos Racetrack Gas, Meet on Higher Ground and Pips Country Store. For more info, visit steamboatmtnmusicfest.ca.
7 – 9 p.m.: L8 perform at Music on Main, Radium.
Sunday, July 6th
8 a.m. – 2 p.m.: An Introduction to Day Hikes in the Columbia Valley with Beau Llewellyn. A Wild Nature Tour, hosted by Wildsight. Meeting at Castle Rock trail head. Cost is $35/person. For details and to register, visit wildnaturetours.ca.
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.: Music Workshops hosted by the Steamboat Mountain Music Festival. At the Edgewater All Saints churchyard. Admission free. Visit steamboatmtnmusicfest.ca or call 250-290-0220.
Canada Cup Downhill Mountain Bike Race at Panorama. Visit panoramaresort.com/events.
Monday, July 7th
10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.: Summer Art Camp with Black Star Studios. Week-long camp at the beach for ages 7 and up, July 7th – 11th. Camps also running the week of July 21st – 25th and August 11th – 15th. Contact Black Star for more information: 250-342-6663, blackstarstudios.ca.
Tuesday, July 8th
7 a.m. – Dusk: Lions Charity Golf Day at Copper Point Golf Course. Play a round of golf and help the Lions support our community. $65 all inclusive. Call 250-341-3392 to book a tee time.
9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.: Adventure Radium. Ages 5-8 9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m., Ages 8+ 1 – 3:30 p.m. Meet at Brents Shack (near the skating rink/ball park); registration forms available online, radiumhotsprings.ca, or at the Village Office. $5 drop-in fee/child, $25 summer fee/child, $50 family fee (3 or more). Runs Tuesday through Thursday, every week from July 2nd to August 21st.
6 p.m.: Music on the Patio at Eagle Ranch Resort. Live local musicians perform every Tuesday night from July 8th until August 26th. Visit eagleranchresort.com.
Wednesday, July 9th
11:45 a.m.: The Rotary Club of Invermere meets every Wednesday at the Curling Rink.
2:15 p.m.: Seniors Day at the Invermere Library on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month. Bus provided. Visit invermere.bclibrary.ca.
6 p.m.: PJ Story Time at the Invermere Library. Runs the second Wednesday of each month. To pre-register, contact 250-342-6416 or visit invermere.bclibrary.ca.
Thursday, July 10th
12 p.m.: Seniors Luncheon at the Invermere Legion. Reserve your seat by calling Theresa at 250-342-9281 ext 1227. Cost is $5, payable at the door.
12 – 1 p.m.: Ask a Librarian / Drop-in tech support at the Invermere Public Library. Every Thursday. For more info, go to invermere.bclibrary.ca.
5 – 6 p.m.: Wine tasting with Erin in the Fairmont Hot Springs Resort lobby every Thursday. Sample four B.C. wines for $10/person. Ages 19+, registration not required.
5 – 10 p.m.: Hang out night at the Summit Youth Centre.
7 p.m.: Adult Drop-in Ultimate Frisbee, at the DTSS field every Thursday. Free, beginners welcome.
7 – 8 p.m.: Courtney Albert, from the Canadian Wildlife Service, speaks about the Protected Areas Network in Canada and the Columbia River Wetlands at Pynelogs Cultural Centre. Hosted by Wildsight.
Friday, July 11th
2 p.m.: Free concert by childrens musical entertainer, Mr. Mojo, at Columbia Garden Village – all ages welcome. More info at invermere.bclibrary.ca.
7 – 9 p.m.: Music on Main, Radium. Every Friday and Saturday.
Saturday, July 12th
8 a.m.: Young Hearts Triathlon at Kinsmen Beach. Six age categories from 4 years – 15 years. For more information and to register, go to heartoftherockiestri.ca.
8:30 a.m. 2:30 p.m.: 7th annual BIG Book Sale at the Invermere Community Hall. Thousands of gently used books. All funds raised by the Friends of Invermere Public Library support library programs.
Sunday, July 13th
8 a.m.: 32nd annual Heart of the Rockies Triathlon at James Chabot Provincial Park. For more information and to register, go to heartoftherockiestri.ca.
8 a.m.- 3 p.m.: Pinto Mountain: Scramble through Geologic time with Andrea Petzold. A Wild Nature Tour, hosted by Wildsight. Carpooling from Pynelogs. $40/person. For details and to register, visit wildnaturetours.ca.