Friday, March 31st
9:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.: Volunteers from the Canadian Cancer Society will be selling fresh daffodils at Sobeys, AG Valley Foods and in Radium at Mountainside Market. Put a little spring in your home and help the CCS in its research, patient support and public education.
12 p.m.: Seniors soup lunch at the Edgewater Legion. $6. Last Friday of each month.
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.: Panoramas Great Hall hosts the Reel Paddling Film Festival World Tour, showcasing the very best paddling films from across the globe. Tickets $15 + tax, under 17 $10 + tax. Tickets can be purchased online at www.panoramaresort.com/events.
9 p.m.: Moontricks, with opening act DasBooty and accompanied by FRASE, plays The Station Pub. No cover. After-party at Shakmans from midnight to 2 a.m. with DJ Diligent and DJ Merf.
Saturday, April 1st
Panorama Mountain Resort hosts the 30th Annual Easy Rider Snowboard Cup today and Sunday. Pre-registration is on Friday evening 5 to 8 p.m. in the Great Hall. Cost is $40 (cash only) with a maximum number of 200 entrants.
9:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.: Volunteers from the Canadian Cancer Society will be selling fresh daffodils at Sobeys, AG Valley Foods and in Radium at Mountainside Market. Last day.
10 a.m.: Lego for all ages at the Radium Public Library every Saturday.
12 p.m. – 12 a.m.: Fairmont Business Association presents the 8th annual Fire & Ice at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort with free ice carving demonstration, live music by L8 and face painting in the ski area in the afternoon. Dinner and Dance with Billy Kulyk & Friends at 6 p.m. at the lodge. Tickets $40.
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 – newly released films or crowd favorites every Saturday. Call 250-342-3033 for more info.
8 p.m.: Saftas hosts Lester Quitzau, veteran roots musician and snowboarding trailblazer. $10 cover.
Sunday, April 2nd
Last day for Fairmont Hot Springs Resort Ski Hill.
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 Windermere Valley Saddle Club.
3 p.m.: Juno award winner Lester Quitzau plays at the Easy Rider Snowboard Cup show outside Panoramas Great Hall.
6 p.m.: Coming on the heels of International Womens Day, Lake Windermere Alliance Church is hosting the free PG rated movie Veil of Tears. There will be a childrens movie running downstairs. This film tells the true stories of what life is like for millions of women in India today, and how that is being changed because hope is on the way!
Monday, April 3rd
10 a.m.: Senior Singalong Group meets every Monday at Garden Village.
5:30 p.m.: Columbia Valley Skating Club is holding their AGM at Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena Mezzanine.
7 p.m.: Bingo at the Canal Flats Civic Centre, 1st and 3rd Monday of each month.
Tuesday, April 4th
11 a.m. – 5 p.m.: Art From the Heart: Part 12 Art Show at Pynelogs Art Gallery. 700 pieces of student art will be on display until April 29th.
1:30 p.m.: Carpet Bowling at Canal Flats Seniors Hall.
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 p.m.: Columbia Valley Community Foundation is holding their AGM at Lions Hall in Invermere.
Wednesday, April 5th
8 a.m.: Radium Hot Springs Sunrise Rotary meets for breakfast 1st and 3rd Wednesday from April thru October at The Springs golf course. Breakfast $10.
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.
7 p.m.: Kootenay Conservation Program addresses Conservation on Private Land in the Golden area with KCP Manager Juliet Craig at Lady Grey Elementary School Library, 620 – 9th Street in Golden. Call 844-775-2722 for more details.
Thursday, April 6th
12:30 – 4:30 p.m.: College of the Rockies Invermere campus is hosting a Job Fair at the Lions Hall near the Crossroads. An opportunity for prospective employees to meet potential employers in the Valley. COTR students only from 12:30 to 2:30; open to the public from 2:30 to 4:30.
4:30 – 6 p.m.: Summit Youth Centre Chef-It-Up. Every Thursday. Call 250-342-3033 for more info.
7 – 10 p.m.: Pynelogs Love it Live Concert series presents Sultans of String a phenomenal Toronto-based genre-hopping World Music quintet who combine Celtic Reels, Flamenco, Gypsy Jazz, Arabic, Cuban and South Asian rhythms. Tickets $25. Visit columbiavalleyarts.com for details.