Friday, May 1st

1 p.m.: Duplicate Bridge at Invermere Seniors Hall every Wednesday and Friday, $2. Everyone welcome.

5 p.m.: May 1st – May 3rd, orienteering training and coaching camp in Invermere. For more information visit kootenayorienteering.com/events/view/1833.

7 – 10 p.m.: Fresh Fridays Open Mic at Pynelogs. Showcasing young talent from the valley. All ages, licensed bar. First Friday of every month.

Saturday, May 2nd

5 p.m.: Hospice Society 3rd Annual Butterfly Gala at Radium Resort. Tickets $50. 3 – course meal, live entertainment by Bruce Childs and Valley Forged. Silent, live and dessert auction.

7 p.m.: Play Whist at the Columbia Garden Village in the coffee room every Saturday.

8 p.m.: Copper City Saloon presents Canada Star Boxing Fight, Pacquiao vs. Mayweather. Advanced Tickets $10 at Front Desk only.

9 p.m.: The Killer Rollbots presents Fantastic Four at Station Neighbourhood Pub. $5 cover, live music, Raffle Prizes and the official release of Kick Ass Coffee Cream Ale from Arrowhead Brewing Company.

Sunday, May 3rd

8 p.m. – 12 a.m.: Jam night at Saftas every Sunday.

Monday, May 4th

Wings Over the Rockies Festival from May 4th to 10th at the Pynelogs Cultural Centre & Art Gallery and various locations throughout the Columbia Valley. For more infomation visit columbiavalleyarts.com.

Tuesday, May 5th

1:30 – 3 p.m.: Play Crib at Columbia Garden Village in the coffee room every Tuesday.

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.

7 p.m.: Windermere Valley Child Care Society General Meeting at WVCCS in the preschool room. Parents, caregivers and general public are welcome to attend.

7 – 8:30 p.m.: Get Started on Vegetable Gardening at Groundswells Community Greenhouse at 15th Ave and Westridge Dr. For more information email info@groundswellnetwork.ca or phone 250-342-3337.

Wednesday, May 6th

Wings over the Rockies Bighorn Sheep virtual tour and educational presentation at Radium Hot Springs Visitor Centre. To register visit wingsovertherockies.org.

10 – 11 a.m.: Preschoolers and Parents, Plant and Play. Runs every Wednesday morning for 6 weeks. Ends May 13th. By donation, pre-registration requested. Visit groundswellnetwork.ca.

Thursday, May 7th

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.: Every Thursday evening, enjoy the Wine Tasting in the Fairmont Hot Springs Resort Lobby. Learn about BC wines from our in-house sommelier. $10 per person.

6:30 p.m.: Master Horseman and International exhibitor Paul Dufresne will be performing at the Brisco Riding Club arena. $15 for adults; under 14 is free. For more information, call 250-688-0280.

7 p.m.: Minor Hockey AGM at the District of Invermere offices.

7 p.m.: Join Emily Molloy (Brave) and Corrina Keeling (Say Yes) at Saftas in Invermere.

7 p.m.: Texas Hold em Tournament every Thursday at Invermere Legion.

Friday, May 8th

7:30 p.m.: Valley Voices Spring Concert May 8th – 9th at Christ Church Trinity. Tickets available at Tiffanys Thredz in Invermere, Purple Cow Gift Shop in Fairmont and Meet on Higher Ground in Radium.

Saturday, May 9th

6 – 8 p.m.: Pooch Plunge at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort. The pool goes to the dogs in support of GALS and the SPCA. Bring your family and doggie out for some fun. $10/ dog, registration required 1-800-663-4979 ext 6056. For more information visit fairmonthotsprings.com or call 250-342-6030.

Tuesday, May 12th

7 – 8:30 p.m.: Rot On! Competent Composting at Groundswells Community Greenhouse 15th Ave. and Westridge Dr. For more information email info@groundswellnetwork.ca or phone 250-342-3337.

Wednesday, May 13th

10 – 11 a.m.: Preschoolers and Parents, Plant and Play. Runs every Wednesday morning for 6 weeks. Ends May 13th. By donation, pre-registration requested. Visit groundswellnetwork.ca.

7:30 p.m.: Windermere Valley Rural Range Resource Patrol AGM at Lions Hall, at the crossroads.

Thursday, May 14th

5 – 6 p.m.: Every Thursday evening, enjoy the Wine Tasting in the Fairmont Hot Springs Resort Lobby. Learn about BC wines from our in-house sommelier. $10 per person.

7 – 9 p.m.: The BC Wolf Cull: Science meets ethics, ecology and politics meeting at Pynelogs Cultural Centre, hosted by Wolf Awareness, featuring guest speaker Brad Hill. For more information visit wolfawarenessinc.org or contact Sadie Parr at sadieparrwolfpact@gmail.com.

Friday, May 15th

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.: From May 15th May 28th Permaculture Design Certification at the College of the Rockies and Groundswell Community Greenhouse 15th Ave. and Westridge Dr. For more information email info@groundswellnetwork.ca or call 250-342-3337.

May 15 Sun, May 17, Crescent Heights Senior High School Reunion, Calgary, 100th Celebration. 1019-1st Street N.W. To register visit crescentheightsalumni.ca or call 1-855-424-2586.

Invermere Library Hours

Tuesday to Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Wednesday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.