Friday, May 6

5 – 7 p.m.: Summit Youth Centre (SYC) YCC Challenges program.

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

7 p.m.: An evening of entertaining Improv at DTSS Theatre. Watch the hilarious antics of talented students in a number of improv games. Entry by donation as a fundraiser for an upcoming theatre festival trip.

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.

7:30 p.m.: Christ Church Trinity hosts the Valley Voices Spring Concert. Tickets available at Meet on Higher Ground in Radium, Purple Cow Gift Shop in Fairmont, and Inspire Floral Boutique in Invermere. Tickets $10/adult and $5/children.

Saturday, May 7th

8 a.m. – 12 p.m.: Canal Flats Community Garage Sales.

10 a.m.: Fairmont and District Lions Highway Clean Up. Meet under the large Fairmont Resort sign. Hot Dogs after at the Lions Den. Volunteers welcome, call Barry at 250-345-6583.

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.: Columbia Valley Emergency Preparedness Fair at the Windermere fire hall highlights the importance of having a personal or family emergency plan. Demos, draw prizes, activities for kids and more.

6 8 p.m.: Pooch Plunge: a doggy pool party at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort to raise money for GALS and ICAN. Entry $10 per dog. BBQ, prizes, treats and each pup gets a free bandana.

7 p.m.: SYC Movie night and free popcorn.

7:30 p.m.: Christ Church Trinity hosts the Valley Voices Spring Concert. Tickets available at Meet on Higher Ground in Radium, Purple Cow Gift Shop in Fairmont, and Inspire Floral Boutique in Invermere. Tickets $10/adult and $5/children.

7:30 p.m.: Killer Rollbots host the Deathbridge Derby Dames at Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena, $10 entry, kids free. Live roller derby action and beer garden.

8 p.m.: Pynelogs Cultural Centre hosts John Jenkins, a Golden based entertainer who will be releasing his fourth album. $20 cover includes a copy of album.

Sunday, May 8th

5 p.m. to midnite: Mothers Day Mayhem at the Hoodoo Grill in Fairmont. Live music by newly reformed Missing Peace begins at 9 p.m.

Monday, May 9th

Join SYC for Employment Readiness Training or Skills for Life! Program. Must pre register.

12 p.m.: 14th Annual Turn Copper into Gold Golf Tournament at Mountainside Golf Course, FHSR. Shotgun start. Register at www.cvchamber.ca.

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

Tuesday, May 10th

5:45 p.m.: Toonie Tuesday running and biking event along the Johnson Trail at Lake Lillian. Run or bike one lap or as many laps as you can complete in an hour. Registration from 5:45 to 6:15 p.m. with a cost of $2; event begins at 6:30 p.m. Come out and help the running and biking community to grow.

Wednesday, May 11th

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

Thursday, May 12th

12 p.m.: Seniors Luncheon at Branch 71 Legion in Invermere. $5. Reservations Required. Please call 250-342-9281 ext 1227.

7 p.m.: The Truth About Cancer Series, #8 Cannabis, Natures Epigenetic switches, Peptides & Healing with Micronutrient Therapies. DTSS Theatre. Admission by optional donation.

Friday, May 13th

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.

Saturday, May 14th

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

Monday, May 16th

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 18th

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.

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

Thursday, May 19th

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

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.