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.
Canal Flats hosts the 8th annual Canal Flats Curling Bonspiel, a fundraiser for the Canal Flats Community Society. For more information or to register please call the arena at 250-349-5617. Meal only tickets for the Saturday night dinner are $15. Event runs Friday through Sunday March 19th.
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 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.
6 p.m.: Mac Ramsey opens for The Silver Screen Scoundrels, an award winning duo who revive the spirit of the silent film era as part of the Love it Live Concert Series. Tickets are $25 and available at Pynelogs, online at www.columbiavalleyarts.com or at the door.
Saturday, March 18th
10 a.m.: Lego for all ages at the Radium Public Library every Saturday.
10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.: Artym Gallery presents Serge Dube & Steve Tracy Exhibition. Show continues until March 24th.
2 – 4 p.m.: Valley GoGo Sisters Annual St. Patricks Tea and Bake Sale at Christ Church Trinity in Invermere. All proceeds go to the Stephen Lewis Grandmothers Campaign.
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.
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 19th
8:30 – 11 a.m.: Enjoy Breakfast at the Edgewater Community Hall and support Kelseys Room to Read campaign – a fundraiser raising awareness and money for education in developing countries. $5 small plate, $6 large plate. Purchase at the door.
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 Radium Public Library.
Monday, March 20th
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.
7 p.m.: Bingo at the Canal Flats Civic Centre, 1st and 3rd Monday of each month.
Tuesday, March 21st
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.
2 – 4 p.m.: Spring Break Crafternoons at Invermere Public Library. Drop-in crafts for school-age children Tuesday to Friday both weeks of spring break. Crafts are free. Everyone welcome. Under 8 years accompanied by an adult. Runs Tuesday March 21 to Friday March 24, and Tuesday March 28 to Friday March 31.
6 – 8 p.m.: Pynelogs hosts Confluence, an evening devoted to an exploration of the Lake Windermere watershed. The evening will include a video commissioned by the Lake Windermere Ambassadors, with guest host Martin Carver, a Nelson based water expert. Tickets are $10 and available at Circle Cafe, Pynelogs or at the door with tickets including one free drink. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
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.
Wednesday, March 22nd
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.
7 p.m.: Play cards at Canal Flats Seniors Hall every Wednesday.
Thursday, March 23rd
1 p.m.: Play Cribbage at Invermere Seniors Hall every Thursday.
1:15 p.m.: Play Cribbage at Canal Flats Seniors Hall every Thursday.
2 p.m.: Seniors Tea at the Invermere Library the 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month. Tea and a light snack is provided over friendly conversation. If you would like to attend but do not have transportation, please contact the library at 250-342-6416.
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.
6:30 p.m.: Texas Hold Em Tournament at the Invermere Legion every Thursday. $35 buy in.