Friday, May 13

Wings Over the Rockies runs May 9th to 15th. Complete event schedule and online registration at, in person at the registration office in Pynelogs between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. or call 250-342-2473 for more information.

6:30 p.m.: Baked Chicken Dinner at Branch 71 Legion in Invermere. $17.50. Reservations recommended. Call 250-342-9517. Meat Draw and 50/50.

7 p.m.: Strands Old House Restaurant hosts Madeline Tasquin Streicek who will be performing a unique blend of jazz, folk and French music. Cover is $5.

Saturday, May 14

9 a.m. – 2 p.m.: Spring Market at Branch 71 Legion in Invermere. $15/table. Call 250-688-0640 to reserve.

Monday, May 16

Invermere Caregivers Support Group meets on the 3rd Monday of each month. Contact facilitator Leanne Brooks at 250-341-5683 for more information.

Wednesday, May 18

8 a.m.: Radium Hot Springs Sunrise Rotary meets for breakfast every first and third Wednesday at The Springs Golf Course. Breakfast $10. Everyone welcome.

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

6 p.m.: First instalment of the six week Kids Ride program at Bicycle Works. The $60 cost covers the duration of the course. Register at Bicycle Works or email

7 – 9 p.m.: Windermere Valley Rural Range Resource Patrol AGM at CV Chamber of Commerce

Thursday, May 19

5:30 – 7:30 p.m.: Wild Ideas at Circle Cafe, hosted by Wildsight. Mays topic is Nature: Are you getting enough?

7 p.m.: The Truth About Cancer Series, #9 Cancer Conquerors & their Powerful Stories of Victory. DTSS Theatre. Admission by optional donation.

7 p.m.: Thirsty Thursday Trivia at Mountainside Grille, FHSR. Come play some family-friendly trivia, hosted by Quiz Master Matt Gillett. $2 entry per person.

7 p.m.: The Windermere Valley Minor Hockey AGM is being held at the District of Invermere offices, 914 – 8th Ave.

Friday, May 20

10 a.m. – 5 p.m.: Purcell Mountain Painters Studio Grand Opening Show & Sale May 20th to 29th. Open Fridays to 9 pm. 503 7th Ave Invermere.

6:30 p.m.: Roast Beef Dinner at Branch 71 Legion in Invermere. $17.50. Reservations Recommended. Call 250-342-9517. Meat Draw and 50/50.

7 – 9 p.m.: The Invermere Roller Rink opens for the summer at the Curling Centre every Friday. Also open Sunday afternoons 2 to 5 p.m. Admission is $5.

8 p.m.: The Station Pub in conjunction with Invermere Fire and Rescue is hosting a fundraiser supporting relief efforts in northern Alberta due to the massive wildfires. The Small Town Dirtbags begin playing at 8:30 p.m. with a firemans gear up competition, 50/50 draw, raffle and other surprises. Donations can be made at

Saturday, May 21

10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.: Artym Gallery Brian Porter, Steve Tracy, and Vance Theoret exhibition runs till May 27th.

10 a.m. – 3 p.m.: The Steamboat Mountain Music Festival is hosting a garage sale at the Edgewater Hall. Items may be dropped off at the Hall between 1 and 5 p.m. or 7 and 9 p.m. on Friday May 20th.

2 p.m.: Westside Legacy Trails Run, Ride and Rock the Ranch. Enjoy an afternoon of family fun with free events from 2 – 5 p.m. Try the Cow Patty Catapult! Evening Events start at 5 p.m. and include a silent auction, pig roast and barn dance for $50. Tickets available at

6 p.m.: The Steamboat Mountain Music Festival Launch Party kicks off with a dinner and dance. Music by The Ramblers at 9 p.m. Tickets $20 adults, $10 kids.

6 p.m.: Live music by Oh Brother at Mountainside Grille in Fairmont Hot Springs Resort. $25/person includes buffet dinner and a beer or glass of wine. Dinner 6 p.m., music starts at 7 p.m.

10 p.m. – 2 a.m.: Karaoke Night at the Farside Inn in Fairmont Hot Springs.

Sunday, May 22

10 p.m. – 2 a.m.: Hawaiian Beach Party with DJ Juice at the Farside Inn. No cover.

Wednesday, May 25

1:30 p.m.: The Columbia Valley Food Banks AGM at the Invermere Health Centre Boardroom, 850 – 10th Ave. For further information call 250-342-2456.

6:30 p.m.: Nine Lives Would Not Do: The Life of Leo Grillmair Mountaineer will be premiering at Pynelogs. A fundraiser for the Columbia Valley Arts Council and the Hospice Society of the Columbia Valley. Admission $12 or $10 for CV Arts members. The film begins at 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, May 25

7 p.m.: The Truth About Cancer Series, Questions & Answers with Ty & Charlene. DTSS Theatre. Admission by optional donation.

Friday, May 27

12 p.m.: Soup lunch at the Edgewater Legion. $6. Last Friday of each month.

7 p.m.: Music For Life at Christ Church Trinity. Musician Arne Sahlen, joined by area musicians young and old, will be presenting a wide variety of music interspersed with music humour and history. Admission by donation for regional music development. Contact Arne at 250-540-4242 or for more information.