Friday, November 27th
12 p.m.: Edgewater Seniors soup day at the Edgewater Legion, $6 includes soup, bun and dessert.
4 – 8 p.m.: Invermere Vendor Blender Christmas Shopping Extravaganza at the Invermere Community Hall. Donation in support of ICAN or an unwrapped toy welcomed at the door.
5 – 8 p.m.: Invermere Legion Winter Wonderland Market and Christmas Tea. To reserve a table please call 250-688-0640.
6:30 p.m.: Roast Beef Dinner at the Invermere Legion. $15/person. Reservations Recommended. Call 250-342-9517. Meat draw and 50/50.
7:30 p.m.: CV Rockies vs. Kimberley Dynamiters at Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena.
Saturday, November 28th
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.: Invermere Legion Winter Wonderland Market and Christmas Tea. To reserve a table please call 250-688-0640.
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.: Invermere Vendor Blender Christmas Shopping Extravaganza at the Invermere Community Hall. Donation in support of ICAN or an unwrapped toy welcomed at the door.
11 a.m.: Invermere Public Library Pre-school Story Time. Join us for stories and a craft.
1 – 5 p.m.: Food Bank Drive. Volunteers and first responders will be at Sobeys, No Frills and Valley Foods collecting donations for the Food Bank.
6 p.m.: Brisco Riding Club Awards Night Dinner at Brisco Community Hall. Dance to follow. $10/singles, $25/family. For more information call Virginia at 250-341-1419.
6 p.m.: Meat draw and 50/50 at Invermere Legion.
6 – 9:30 p.m.: Ladies Night Out & Kick Ass Vision Board Party at Copper Point Resort. Single ticket $49, Table of 6 $249. For more information contact Bailey at email@example.com or call 250-270-2100.
7:30 p.m.: CV Rockies vs. Nelson Leafs at Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena.
7:30 p.m.: Fill the Eddie for Alan fundraiser. Eddie Mountain Arena, during the Rockies home game. A silent auction in support of Alan Hann, who is undergoing a double lung transplant.
Sunday, November 29th
11 a.m.: Movember Mile. The run begins and ends at Crazy Soles, 1045 7th Ave Invermere.
Entry by donation; non-participant donations gratefully accepted. All donations given to the Movember Foundation supporting mens health.
3 p.m.: Grey Cup Party at the Invermere Legion. Dinner TBA. $15/person. Reservations Required. Call 250-342-9517.
4:30 p.m.: Global Climate March. Bring your signs to Pothole Park and march to Invermere Community Hall in support of the climate movement! Similar marches will be held around the world in advance of the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Paris.
5 p.m.: 2nd Annual Wild and Scenic Film Festival hosted by Wildsight Invermere at the Invermere Community Hall. Pizza, cash bar, and raffle. Tickets $20 for adults, $10 for 18 and under, available at the Circle Cafe, Circle Health Foods or online at www.wildsight.ca. A series of nine films chosen with local connections in mind. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monday, November 30th
The David Thompson Secondary Schools leadership class will be delivering purple lights to confirmed participating businesses to help raise awareness about violence against women.
6:50 p.m.: Ladies Night Out – The Gift that changed my life, at Lake Windermere Alliance Church, tickets $15 per person. An evening for women who love fellowship, fun, and food for the body and soul. Fashion event featuring Tiffanys Thredz and Summit Footwear. Special guest speaker Jackie Buhler, R.N.
Tuesday, December 1st
Wear purple clothing between December 1st and 5th to honour the survivors and slain women who were attacked in Montreal 26 years ago.
6 – 8 p.m.: Lego Club every Tuesday at Radium Public Library.
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, December 2nd
7 p.m.: Wilmer Community Club AGM at Wilmer Hall. Come celebrate the life and times of Conrad Kain through the lens of Pat Morrow.
Thursday, December 3rd
11:45 a.m.: The Columbia Valley Chamber of Commerce has invited Ingrid Jarrett, Vice Chair of Slow Food Canada to provide a luncheon presentation: Slow Food – What does it mean to our economy? held at Lions Hall, Crossroads. Lunch prepared by From Scratch A Mountain Kitchen. To register for the luncheon presentation, please visit events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=l4sfp5dab&oeidk=a07ebt36dit2c57ca3b.
10:30 a.m.: Invermere Public Library Pre-school Story Time. Join us for stories and a craft.
3:30- 4:30 p.m.: Invermere Public Library Drop-in Lego Club. Build our theme or create your own. Kids under 8 should bring an adult.
7 – 8:30 p.m.: Hospice Society information night: How to help someone who is grieving, at the Canal Flats Community Centre. For more information email email@example.com and call 250-688-1143.
Friday, December 4th
4 – 6:30 p.m.: Stuffed Pork Loin Dinner at the Invermere Legion. $15/person. Reservations Recommended. Call 250-342-9517. Meat draw and 50/50.
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.
7 p.m.: Valley Voices A Ceremony of Carols at Christ Church Trinity. Tickets $10, students $5. Available at Tiffanys Threds in Invermere, Meet On Higher Ground in Radium and The Purple Cow Gift Shop in Fairmont Hot Springs.
7:30 p.m.: CV Rockies vs. Fernie Ghostriders at Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena.
7:30 p.m.: Bobs Your Elf – A Christmas play at Windermere Community Hall. Tickets $6 for children under 16, $13 for adults. Available at Circle Cafe and Windermere Family Pantry. Doors open a half hour before showtime.