Friday, December 9th

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.: Alice Hales Christmas Pottery Sale at 2421 Westside Road. Also December 10th.

2:30 – 4:30 p.m.: LEGO Club at Invermere Public Library. All ages welcome (under 8 accompanied by an adult please). Weekly building challenges will be awaiting you! Activity is free. Also on Friday December 16th.

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.: The Summit Youth Centre will be taking donations at Valley Foods. All programs and activities at the Youth Centre are free of cost to youth aged 12 to 18. Thank you for your support.

4 – 8 p.m.: Friday Night Shopping at Fairmont Hot Springs with a dozen participating merchants offering samples and specials. Pick up your passport at the Lions Den for a chance to win 250 Fairmont Dollars.

6 p.m.: Bingo at Shuswap Band Hall every Friday. Doors open at 6 p.m., Bingo starts at 7 p.m.

6:30 p.m.: Hospice Society of the Columbia Valleys 3rd Annual Tree of Lights evening of commemoration and remembrance will be held in Edgewater, Radium Hot Springs, Invermere, Fairmont Hot Springs and Canal Flats. Lights are $10 each. Please visit www.hospicesocietycv.com for more information.

Saturday, December 10th

10 a.m.: Lego for all ages at the Radium Public Library every Saturday.

10 a.m. – 12 p.m.: Photos with Santa at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort. Also on December 17th.

11 a.m.: Preschool Story Time at the Invermere Public Library with stories, songs, and crafts. Every Saturday except December 24th.

4 p.m.: Panorama Mountain Freeride Club is holding its AGM at Panorama Mountain Village. Call Karen at 250-270-0355 for more information.

4 p.m.: The Columbia Valley Stewardship Society hosts its Annual General Meeting at the Columbia Ridge Community Hall. Call 250-688-0103 or email columbialakess@shaw.ca for more information. Holiday Season Refreshments will be provided.

6:30 p.m.: Meat Draw and 50/50 at Branch 71 Legion in Invermere. Every Saturday.

Sunday, December 11th

12 – 4 p.m.: Tourism Radium hosts the Radium Holiday Market at the Best Western Plus Prestige Inn. Admission with donation to the Columbia Valley Food Bank.

5:30 p.m.: Rotary Club of Invermere invites Seniors to a Christmas Dinner at Black Forest Restaurant. To register call 250-342-0186.

Tuesday, December 13th

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.: The Summit Youth Centre will be taking donations at Sobeys. All programs and activities at the Youth Centre are free of cost to youth aged 12 to 18. Thank you for your support.

11:30 a.m.: 18th Annual Gentlemens Lunch at Eagle Ranch, cocktails 11:30 a.m., lunch at 12:30 p.m. Tickets $38, call 250-342-0562 by Sunday afternoon to book.

6:30 p.m.: Cinefest at Pynelogs Independent Film Series presents Sing Street. Tickets at the door. Film at 7 p.m. Cash bar and light refreshments. Call 250-342-4423 for details.

Wednesday, December 14th

11:45 a.m.: The Rotary Club of Invermere meets every Wednesday at the Curling Centre.

6:30 p.m.: Head to the Invermere Public Library to listen to Jane Byers author of Steeling Effects, and Acquired Community, and Leesa Dean author of Waiting for the Cyclone read from their works. Event is free.

Thursday, December 15th

10:30 a.m.: Preschool Story Time at the Invermere Library with stories, songs, and crafts. Every Thursday.

4:30 – 6 p.m.: Summit Youth Centre Chef-It-Up. Every Thursday. Call 250-342-3033 for more info.

5 – 6 p.m.: Wine tasting in the Fairmont Hot Springs Resort lobby every Thursday. Enjoy four B.C. wines with the in-house Sommelier. $15 per person or $25 for two.

6:30 p.m.: Texas Hold Em Tournament at the Invermere Legion every Thursday. $35 buy in.

Friday, December 16th

2:30 – 4:30 p.m.: LEGO Club at Invermere Public Library. All ages welcome (under 8 accompanied by an adult please). Weekly building challenges will be awaiting you! Activity is free.