Friday, March 10th
1 p.m.: Duplicate Bridge at Invermere Seniors Hall, $2. Everyone welcome. Every Friday.
1 p.m.: Canasta cards at Canal Flats Seniors Hall every Friday.
6 p.m.: Bingo at Shuswap Band Hall every Friday. Doors open at 6 p.m., Bingo starts at 7 p.m.
7 p.m.: Jubilee Mountain, a local bluegrass folk trio, are performing at Strands Old House Restaurant. No cover charge.
Saturday, March 11th
10 a.m.: Lego for all ages at the Radium Public Library every Saturday.
10 a.m.: St. Patricks Day Crafts for all ages at the Radium Public Library.
2 p.m.: St. Patricks Tea and Bake Sale sponsored by Edgewater-Radium Health Care Auxiliary at Edgewater Legion Hall. Admission $6.
2:30 – 4:30 p.m.: Drop-in LEGO Club at Invermere Public Library. All ages welcome (under 8 must be accompanied by an adult). Activity is free.
3 p.m.: The Columbia Valley Skating Club is presenting its annual fundraising ice show at the Eddie Mountain Arena. This years theme is Show Tunes and Musicals. Admission fee is $7 per adult, $5 for seniors/students or $20 per family with children under 3 free of charge.
6 p.m.: Brisco Riding Clubs Annual Chili Dinner at the Brisco Hall. $10/person or $25/family includes chili, salad, buns and dessert.
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.
Sunday, March 12th
11:30 a.m. – close: Give Back Sunday at Horsethief Creek Pub & Eatery in Radium, 15% of todays net food sales will be donated to the Edgewater Recreation Society.
1:30 p.m.: Carpet Bowling at Radium Hot Springs Community Hall every Sunday.
Monday, March 13th
10 a.m.: Senior Singalong Group meets every Monday at Garden Village.
7 p.m.: The Lake Windermere Alliance Church is excited to host the Moody Chorale from Moody Bible Institute at the Alliance Church on 10th Ave., Invermere. No cover but donations gladly accepted which will offset travel costs incurred by the Chorale. For a complete list of concerts or to check out their recordings, visit www.moody.edu/concerts.
Tuesday, March 14th
9:30 – 10:45 a.m.: Early childhood education program community playgroup at Eva Joseph Learning Centre. A 10 week free program beginning Feb. 7th for families to come with their children. Runs every Tuesday and Thursday. Students of the program will be developing natural play spaces for children, primary language that will be spoken is ktunaxa. To participate please contact aboriginal head start/out of school coordinator Nancy Phair at firstname.lastname@example.org.
1:30 p.m.: Carpet Bowling at Canal Flats Seniors Hall every Tuesday.
6:30 p.m.: Cinefest at Pynelogs Independent Film Series presents Manchester by the Sea at 7 p.m. Cash bar and light refreshments. Call 250-342-4423 for details or visit www.columbiavalleyarts.com.
7:30 p.m.: Kootenay-Columbia MP Wayne Stetski hosts a telephone town hall for residents to express their views on marijuana legalization. Residents with a listed phone number will receive an automatic phone call to invite them to join the town hall. If you have an unlisted number and want to take part, please register at WayneStetski.ndp.ca.
Wednesday, March 15th
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.
5:30 p.m.: Lake Windermere Ambassadors is holding their AGM at 625 4th St. in the south annex and are looking for new Directors who are interested in lake health monitoring and stewardship.
6 p.m.: Columbia Valley Metis Association is holding their AGM at David Thompson Secondary School in the Aboriginal Education Room.
7 p.m.: Play cards at Canal Flats Seniors Hall every Wednesday.
Thursday, March 16th
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. 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/person or $25 for two.
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.: Wild Ideas at Circle Caf, hosted by Wildsight. Marchs topic is Sense of Place, with Kim Urbaniak as the final installment in the community building series. 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, March 17th
High Notes Music Festival at Panorama Mountain Resort. Line up includes Jim Byrnes, Barney Bentall, Leeroy Stagger, Shred Kelly, Speed Control, The Lion The Bear The Fox and 100 Mile House plus local talent Raven McAllister, L8, Small Town Dirtbags and Elk Run & Riot. Visit www.panoramaresort.com/High-Notes/ for schedule details and tickets. Also Saturday March 18th.
Invermere Library Hours
Tuesday to Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Story Time: Thurs. 10:30 a.m. and Sat. 11 a.m.
Radium Hot Springs Library Hours
Tuesday: 6 – 8 p.m.
Wednesday and Thursday: 1 – 4 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Windermere Valley Museum Hours
Tuesday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Invermere Thrift Store Hours
Thursday – Saturday: 10 a.m. 4 p.m.
Radium Thrift Store Hours
Thursday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Friday and Saturday: 12 – 4 p.m.