March 28th and 29th, 7:30 p.m.: Disneys Frozen.
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 email@example.com 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. Original Music by Sonicanimation and NightBandit. This project was made possible thanks to Columbia Basin Trust.
Art From the Heart pre-show at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort, from March 28th to April 6th. Featuring art from our local elementary school aged kids.
Canadian Cancer Society spring daffodil sale at Radium and Invermere grocery stores. Fundraising for life-saving research, patient support and public education. Also March 29th.
Saturday, March 29th
12:30 – 9:30 p.m.: Hawaiian Luau at Panorama Mountain Village. Events include a carnival (12:30 – 4:30 p.m., also Sunday, March 30th), lei-making and hula skits in the drama club ( 4 – 6 p.m.), and live music by Shred Kelly at the T-bar ( 9:30 p.m.). Events continue on March 30th. For more information, go to www.panoramaresort.com.
6 – 10 p.m.: WAM! Wine, art and music event at Eagle Ranch to support CV Arts. Wine tasting, hors doeuvres, art exhibits and demonstrations, silent auction, live music by 6 foot 2 Soul of Blue and Sheberdean Band. Tickets $48, on sale at The Book Bar, Pynelogs and Eagle Ranch.
6:30 p.m.: 8th annual Mountain of Hope Gala at Choppers Landing, Panorama. Silent auction, cocktails, dinner. The Mountain of Hope society assists people in our community that have suddenly come upon difficult times and do not have other resources to call on. Tickets $40, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or email@example.com.
Sunday, March 30th
5 p.m.: Panorama Adaptive Sports Society will host its first AGM at Panoramas Great Hall. For more info contact Catrien at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tuesday, April 1st
12 – 2 p.m.: Hospice Society of the Columbia Valley Open House, at the new office in Frater Landing (Unit #103, 926 7th Ave). Light refreshments, door prizes. For more info, contact Maria at 250-688-1143.
5 – 9 p.m.: Hang out night at the Summit Youth Centre.
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, April 2nd
4 – 9 p.m.: Experiment night at the Summit Youth Centre.
7 p.m.: Columbia Valley Cycling Society begins the 2014 cycling season with their AGM at the Lions Hall behind the Columbia Valley Chamber of Commerce.
7 p.m.: Catholic Womens League meeting at Columbia Garden Village. All ladies welcome.
7:30 p.m.: Pianist Duke Thompson 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. Visit www.dukethompson.com.
Thursday, April 3rd
5 – 9 p.m.: Lets play outside at the Summit Youth Centre.
7 p.m.: Adult Slo-Pitch Invermere League team captains meeting at Copper Point Resort, banquet room. Contact Darla at 250-342-2808 or email@example.com.
7 p.m.: Wildsight InvermeresAGM and film night at DTSS. Cold Amazon film on the Mackenzie River Basin at 7:30 p.m. We are looking for new board members.
Friday, April 4th
10 – 11 a.m.: Preschoolers and Parents Plant and Play at the Community Greenhouse. Drop in program over six weeks. Activities vary. Parents or caregivers accompany the children and have an opportunity to meet other families. Although the program is informal, pre-registration online is appreciated: groundswellnetwork.ca/events-calendar .
6 -7p.m.: Hula Hoop Jam at Peak Dancework (across from post office), every Friday beginning April 4th. By donation, hoops provided. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for info.
6 – 11 p.m.: Hang out night at the Summit Youth Centre.
7 – 10 p.m.: Fresh Fridays open mic night at Pynelogs. All ages, licensed bar. $2 at the door.
Invermere Coffee Fest. A weekend of workshops for home brewers and baristas, kids art classes, and competition to celebrate Invermeres Coffee Culture.Some events include barista skills, Frog Friendly workshops, a guided tour of Kicking Horse Coffee, and a Latte Art competition. Special guests include Karla from Frog Friendly Wild Coffee, Jeremy Ho, 2012 Canadian Nationals Barista champion, and Wes from Eight Ounce Coffee. Runs through to April 6th. Visit invermerecoffeefest.com for a full listing of events, or contact Theresa Wood at 250-342-9281 ext 1227.
Saturday, April 5th
6 – 11 p.m.: DIY night at the Summit Youth Centre.
Superhero Sunfest at Panorama. A full weekend of events, including: the Peak to Valley Challenge, April 5th. Race from the summit of Panorama down a full 4,000 vertical feet through 180 giant slalom style race gates. Sign up as a team or individual; WiL and Shaun Verreault Concert, April 5th, 8:30 p.m. in the Great Hall. Tickets $25; Superhero Party at the T-bar, April 5th; and the EasyRider Snowboard Cup April 5th and 6th, a two-day banked snowboarder slalom event, April 5th and 6th. For more information, check out www.panoramaresort.com.
Peak to Valley challenge in support of the Branch Out Neurological Foundation. Skiers and Snowboarders of all ages are welcome. Event includes a banquet, silent auction, awards and prizes. Tickets available through the Branch Out Foundation. For more info, go online to www.panoramaresort.com.