Friday, June 13th

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

7 – 9 p.m.: Artists Opening for REACH: DTSS Student Art Show at Pynelogs. Show runs from June 10th – 22nd.

Saturday, June 14th

12 – 7 p.m.: Fairmont and District Lions Clubs 25th annual Charity Golf Fun Day (golf and BBQ) at Coys Par 3. All ages welcome. Please register at Coys prior to the 14th. Cost $30. For more information, visit

3 – 5 p.m.: Permaculture Garden Community Open House at the Community Greenhouse, hosted by Groundswell. Come for a guided tour and meet the leaders of GNS and Verge Permaculture, who have been building the permaculture garden at the greenhouse.

4 – 8 p.m.: 3rd annual Beer Festival at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort. More that 50 beers to sample, live music by Oak Republic, free souvenir tasting glass. Individual tickets, Lodging and Camping Packages available at

6 – 11 p.m.: Glow bowling with the Summit YC. $5.

7 – 9 p.m.: Legend Nights at Lakeshore Resort and Campground. Listen to Ktunaxa legends as told by a First Nation Elder. Free, open to the public, traditional food available for purchase. Also June 28th, July 12th and 26th, and August 2nd, 23rd and 30th.

Tuesday, June 17th

7:45 – 8:45 a.m.: Yoga for the Early Bird at the Community Greenhouse, presented by Groundswell. By donation. Tuesdays through to June 24th. Visit:

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.

6:30 – 9 p.m.: Installation and Use of Automated Irrigation in Greenhouses and Gardens, presented by Groundswell. Guest speaker Greg Fisher, owner of Top Crop Garden, Farm & Pet. At the Community Greenhouse. $35, please register online:

7:30 p.m.: JUNO Award winning Brandi Disterheft Trio, featuring local drummer, Morgan Childs, live at Pynelogs. Tickets $20 at the door.

Wednesday, June 18th

4 – 9 p.m.: Substance Abuse Awareness Evening at the Summit Youth Centre.

6 p.m.: Facebook for Beginners at the Invermere Public Library. Contact 250-342-6316 to register.

Thursday, June 19th

7:45 – 8:45 a.m.: Sun Riser Yoga at the Community Greenhouse, presented by Groundswell. By donation. Thursdays through to June 26th. Visit:

3 – 5 p.m.: EK Senior Caregivers Network in the Columbia Garden Village dining room. Caregiver support group meets the third Thursday of every month. For info call Darla at 250-342-2808.

5 – 9 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.

Lake Windermere District Rod & Gun Club Windup BBQ and General Meeting. For more info, visit or call 250-341-3254.

Friday, June 20th

4 – 7 p.m.: Dance for the Grade Sevens of the Columbia Valley at the Invermere Community Hall, hosted by the Summit Youth Centre. $5 entry fee. For more info, call 250-342-3033 or email [email protected].

4th annual Branch Out Bike Tour at Panorama. Help make sense of neurological nonsense. 1 day 100 km bike ride. $110 registration. For more info, visit

Saturday, June 21st

8:30 – 9 a.m.: 108 Sun Salutations for Summer Solstice at the Radium Ball Diamond. Free event, no experience necessary. Bring a yoga mat and water, snacks and tea provided. If possible, please register by contacting [email protected]. Drop-ins welcome.

9 a.m. – 1 p.m.: Invermere Farmers Market opens for the season. Every Saturday in downtown Invermere.

9 a.m. – 1 p.m.: ICANs 7th annual Garage Sale at Deck Properties. Proceeds go towards the operation of the ICAN Rescue and Adoption Facility. Also Sunday, June 22nd. Visit

10 a.m. – 2 p.m.: Imagine Invermere is hosting an Electro Recycle Day at Lake Auto, downtown Invermere. Bring your unwanted appliances for recycling, see for a full list of eligible items.

1 p.m.: Shuswap Band National Aboriginal Day Celebration. Under the Big Top next to Three Voices of Healing Treatment Centre on Capilo Way. Dance performances 1 – 6 p.m. Drum group Crow Lodge from Lethbridge, Alberta. Magician The Amazing Jeremy at 5:30 p.m. Indian Tacos for sale. Bingo starts at 7 p.m. Door prizes, vendors and crafts.

1 – 3:30 p.m.: Growing Orchids and other CAM Plants for Clean Air and Enhanced Health at the Community Greenhouse, presented by Groundswell. $35, $55 if youd like an orchid to take home. Please register online:

5:30 p.m.: Summer KickOff Party at the Invermere Community Hall. Dinner catered by Anne Riches, dance to the sounds of Will C Productions, live and silent auction. All proceeds to the Canadian Cancer Society. Tickets $45/person or $80/couple, available at The Book Bar, or from Sheila Tutty at 250-342-9059.

6 – 11 p.m.: Cooking quiches at the Summit YC.

Sunday, June 22nd

1 p.m.: Giving Back Community Golf Tournament at Windermere Valley Golf Course. Presented by The Valley Echo and The Hospice Society of the Columbia Valley. Four person scramble, entry is $125/person or $500/team. Includes golf, dinner, tee gift and prizes. Silent auction, long drives, closest to the pin, chipping and putting contests, hole-in-one prizes, mulligans, and on-course massage by High Altitude Therapy. Proceeds go to The Hospice Society. Register at 250-342-3004.

Monday, June 23rd

7 p.m.: Windermere District Social Services Society AGM, lower level of 1210 9th Avenue, Invermere. Please contact Donna Jefferson at 250-342-3699 for more info.