Friday, January 13th
1 p.m.: Duplicate Bridge at Invermere Seniors Hall, $2. Everyone welcome. Every Friday.
1 p.m.: Canasta at Canal Flats Seniors Hall every Friday.
3 – 5 p.m.: Summit Youth Centre Outdoor Games (weather permitting). Call 250-342-3033 for more info.
6 p.m.: Bingo at Shuswap Band Hall every Friday. Doors open at 6 p.m., Bingo starts at 7 p.m.
9 p.m. – close: Live Music with Smoking Rays at Bears Paw Bar & Grill in Fairmont Hot Springs Resort. Also Saturday January 14th.
Saturday, January 14th
Locals Day at the Ski Area of Fairmont Hot Springs Resort with $2 Lift Tickets all day! Family friendly fun & games. Valid for residents from Brisco to Canal Flats.
CIBC National Ski Day – Panorama is 1 of 17 resorts across the nation participating in the event and is offering guests 50% off lift tickets for the day (adults are just $46) with the proceeds going to support Canadian Ski Teams. Buy your tickets online before January 13th at http://alpinecanada.org/nationalskiday.
10 a.m.: Lego for all ages at the Radium Public Library every Saturday.
11 a.m.: Preschool Story Time at the Invermere Library with stories, songs and crafts. Every Saturday.
11 a.m.: 16th Annual Snow Golf Tournament on the lake at Kinsmen Beach. Registration for the scramble format begins at 11 a.m. at The Station Neighbourhood Pub and the event kicks off with a shotgun start at noon. Entry is $35 and can be purchased ahead of time by calling 250-342-5557.
2:30 – 4:30 p.m.: Drop-in 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.
6:30 p.m.: Meat Draw and 50/50 at Branch 71 Legion in Invermere. Every Saturday.
7 – 10 p.m.: Summit Youth Centre Fresh Film Nights – newly released films or crowd favorites every Saturday.
Sunday, January 15th
1:30 p.m.: Carpet Bowling at Radium Hot Springs Community Hall every Sunday.
Monday, January 16th
10 a.m.: Senior Singalong Group meets every Monday at Garden Village.
1 – 3 p.m.: Brain Injury Support Group meets on the 3rd Monday of the month at Columbia Garden Village. Contact Debbie for more info 250-344-5674.
6:30 p.m.: Duplicate Bridge at Invermere Seniors Hall, $2. Everyone welcome. Every Monday.
7 p.m.: Bingo at the Canal Flats Civic Centre, 1st and 3rd Monday of each month.
Tuesday, January 17th
1:30 p.m.: Carpet Bowling at Canal Flats Seniors Hall every Tuesday.
6:30 to 8:30 p.m.: Options for Sexual Health is operating a drop in clinic in the Public Health Unit next to the Invermere Hospital the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month. Call 250 342 2360 for more information.
7:30 p.m.: Enjoy local hockey as the Columbia Valley Rockies host Golden Rockets at Eddie Mountain Arena.
Wednesday, January 18th
8 a.m.: Radium Hot Springs Sunrise Rotary meets for breakfast every 1st and 3rd Wednesday from November thru March at Higher Ground Cafe.
11:45 a.m.: The Rotary Club of Invermere meets every Wednesday at the Curling Rink.
1 p.m.: Duplicate Bridge at Invermere Seniors Hall, $2. Everyone welcome. Every Wednesday.
2 p.m.: Genealogy Group meets at Columbia Gardens Coffee Room the 3rd Wednesday of the month.
6:30 p.m.: Columbia Valley Search & Rescue Annual General Meeting at Pynelogs Cultural Centre. For information call David at 250-688-2504 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
7 p.m.: Card night at Canal Flats Seniors Hall every Wednesday.
Thursday, January 19th
10:30 a.m.: Preschool Story Time at the Invermere Public Library with stories, songs, and crafts. Every Thursday.
1 p.m.: Play Cribbage at Invermere Seniors Hall every Thursday.
1:15 p.m.: Play Cribbage at Canal Flats Seniors Hall every Thursday.
1:30 p.m.: Carpet Bowling at Radium Hot Springs Community Hall every Thursday.
4:30 – 6 p.m.: Summit Youth Centre Chef-It-Up. Every Thursday. Learn to make delicious food on a budget. Call 250-342-3033 or visit their Facebook page for more information.
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. Everyone welcome. $15 per person or $25 for two.
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.: Wild Ideas at Circle Caf, hosted by Wildsight. Januarys topic is the first in the community building series Investing in Ourselves with Eden Yesh. For more info visit www.wildsight.ca/wildideasinvermere.
6:30 p.m.: Texas Hold Em Tournament at the Invermere Legion every Thursday. $35 buy in.
Friday, January 20th
Invermere Caregivers Support Group monthly meeting on the 3rd Friday of each month. Contact facilitator Leanne Brooks at 250-341-5683 for more information.
1:30 – 3 p.m.: The Invermere Public Library is hosting a 4 week LEGO Club for students in Kindergarten- Gr. 4 running weekly from Friday January 20th until February 10th. Due to limited spaces please call 250-342-6416 to pre-register for the free program.
4 – 8 p.m.: Snowflake Festival and Taste of the Valley at Kinsmen Beach with live music, bonfires, all finishing with fireworks. The Bonspiel on the Lake starts at 4 pm. The event is free to attend, passports for Taste of the Valley are $10 available for purchase at the event entrance. See story on page 15 for details.
6 – 9 p.m.: Columbia Valley Cycling Society is holding a Barbour Rock Recreational Trails Public Open House at the Invermere Lions Hall. An opportunity to learn about the approval process for recreation projects on Crown Lands and/or voice your concerns. Also on Saturday January 21st from 1 – 6 p.m. at Invermere Lions Hall.