March 24th – 29th, 7:30 p.m.: Disneys Frozen.
Friday, March 14th
6 – 11 p.m.: Wii Fit tournament at the Summit YC.
Saturday, March 15th
1:30 – 3:30 p.m.: Windermere Valley Gogo Sisters annual Saint Patricks Day Tea at Christ Church Trinity, Invermere. Admission is by donation, all proceeds going to the Stephen Lewis Foundation Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign.
6 – 11 p.m.: Hang out night at the Summit Youth Centre.
Kootenay Freestyle Classic at Panorama. A two day celebration of the art of skiing and ski culture. Featuring a Slopestyle competition on Saturday, March 15th and a Mogul competition on Sunday, March 16th.A BC Freestyle-sanctioned event. Information and registration online at www.pmfc.ca.
Sunday, March 16th
10:30 a.m.: 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!
3 p.m.: Celebrate Ever-Fresh Musical Selections for Duo-Pianos and Voice by Wanda Seel, Donna Thiessen, and Barry Moore at Christ Church Trinity. Tickets at the door, $10 for Music Students, $15 for Seniors and $20 for adults, $5 for children.
Monday, March 17th
7 p.m.: Bingo at the Canal Flats Civic Centre, on the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month.
Tuesday, March 18th
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, March 20th
2 p.m.: Monthly Museum Meeting at the Windermere Valley Museum.
3 – 5 p.m.: EK Senior Caregivers Network, every 3rd Thursday at Columbia Garden Village dining room. Caregiver support group meets the third Thursday of every month. For info call Darla at 250-342-2808.
7 p.m.: Green Drinks, celebrating the first day of spring and Canada water week with Wildsight. Casual drinks at Saftas. Food is available to order.
8:30 p.m.: Comedian Daryl Makk performs his show Comedy is Contagious…let me infect you! at The Station Pub. Tickets $20 and include one drink ticket. Limited seating available. Tickets available at The Station Pub and Rocky River Grill.
Saturday, March 22nd
11 a.m. – 4 p.m.: Effusion Art Gallery and Glass Studios spring and summer creative series gets going as Calgary painter David James Veres presents new work and gives an art demonstration. www.effusionartgallery.com.
2 – 9 p.m.: Music on Film Festival Weekend, presented by CV Arts and Cinefest. All films at Pynelogs cultural centre. March 22nd films as follows: 2 p.m., Twenty Feet From Stardom. Filmmaker Morgan Neville shines the spotlight on the backup singers behind some of the greatest musical legends of the late 20th century; 7 p.m., Good Ol Freda. As a Liverpool teenager, Freda Kelly was plucked from desk and taken to music club The Cavern, where an up-and-coming local group, The Beatles, were playing. From that fateful trip, Freda fell into a job as personal secretary for the biggest rock band in history.
New Contemporary artist exhibition at the Artym Gallery. Features new works from Contemporary artists who are new to the gallery. Runs until March 28th. Check out www.artymgallery.com for more info.
Sunday, March 23rd
2 – 9 p.m.: Music on Film Festival Weekend, presented by CV Arts and Cinefest. All films at Pynelogs cultural centre. March 23rd films as follows: 2 p.m., The Sapphires. Set in 1968, the film is based on the true story of an all-Aboriginal female soul quartet that entertained troops during the Vietnam War. Filled with show-stopping renditions of classic Motown hits, the film is a rousing film that hits all the right notes.; 7 p.m., Muscle Shoals. Tucked along the Tennessee River, the town of Muscle Shoals barely registers on a map. But thanks to a visionary producer and a group of unknown session musicians, this tiny backwater served as a recording capital for rock, pop and R & B artists throughout the 1960s and 70s. Founder Rick Hall and the band The Swampers created a space where black and white artists worked seamlessly together, just down the road from Alabamas burning racial crisis.
7 p.m.: Movie at the Museum for both members and guests at the Windermere Valley Museum.
Tuesday, March 25th
7:30 p.m.: Jazz singer Melissa Lauren live at Christ Church Trinity, hosted by CV Arts. Tickets $20/adults, $10/students, available at The Book Bar and Pynelogs, or call 250-342-4423.
Wednesday, March 26th
1:15 – 2:15 p.m.: Seniors Day at the Invermere Library on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month.
Friday, March 28th
12 p.m.: Soup, bun and dessert at the Edgewater Legion for $6.
7:30 – 9 p.m.: Ladies Clothing Swap fundraiser for Killer Rollbots. Drop off good quality, clean clothing donations to Her Public or Arrowhead Brewing Company March 24 – 27. Shop at Arrowhead Brewing Company. $5 per bag taken, bags will be supplied. Visit firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
9 p.m.: Iron Mountain Theatre Presents -Electro Social Club at Buds Bar and Lounge. DJs at 9 p.m., show at 11 p.m. Electro Social Club invites you to the dance floor where DJs spin stories and you are the show. More info and casting at www.electrosocialclub.com. Tickets $12 in advance, available at Buds, The Book Bar and Arrowhead Brewery. This project was made possible thanks to Columbia Basin Trust.