2014, December 12 Out & About



Friday, December 12th

9 a.m.: Panorama Mountain Resort Winter season starts.

10:30 a.m.: Holiday Craft Extravaganza for K – Gr.4 at the Invermere Public Library. Contact 240-342-6416 to register.

5:30 – 11:45 p.m.: Earl Grey Lodge in Panorama is showing Warren Millers 2014 film No Turning Back.

6 p.m.: Summit Youth Centre (SYC). Come join us for Man Hunt with hot chocolate afterwards.

Saturday, December 13th

9 – 10 a.m.: Copper Point Resort, breakfast with Santa. Please book ahead at 250-341-4000.

10 a.m. – 2 p.m.: Copper Point Resort, pictures with Santa.

10 a.m.: Christmas Crafts with Vera at the Radium Public Library. Pre-registration is required by calling 250-347-2434.

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.: GALS presents Art for Animals. Art and print fundraising sale at the Invermere Community Hall. Prices range from $15 – $100 (cash only). 50% of sales go to GALS to care for foster animals.

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.: Santas Cabin at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort. Get your photo taken with Santa and enjoy hot chocolate.

4 p.m.: AGM for Panorama Mountain Freeride Club at the Jackpine Pub at Panorama.

6 – 11:00 p.m.: Earl Grey Lodge in Panorama is showing Warren Millers 2014 film No Turning Back with a set 3 course meal.

7 p.m.: SYC. Come join us for our Foosball Tourament.

Sunday, December 14th

9 a.m.: Panorama Community Appreciation Day. Ski the whole mountain for free with a $2 donation to the Panorama Foundation.

11 – 2 p.m.: Nature Conservancy of Canada Winter Celebration Event at Marion Creek Benchlands, Columbia Lake. Meet at Grand View Road. Come prepared to stay warm and have fun! Bring what you need to play hockey, skate, x-country ski, snowshoe, sled or hang out by the fire! Free hotdogs and hot beverages. RSVP: 250-342-5521 in case of cancellation canadianrockies@natureconservancy.ca.

11 a.m. – 9 p.m.: The Turkey Spiel is back! A fun one day bonspiel made up of 4-end games. $100 per team includes dinner and prizes. Contact Invermere Curling Centre for more information call 250-342-3315 or email invermerecurling@shaw.ca.

5:30 p.m.: Christmas dinner for seniors at the Best Western Invermere Inn. Sponsored by the Rotary Club of Invermere. Call 250-342-5566 to register prior to Friday, December 12th between Monday to Thursday 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.

Tuesday, December 16th

5 p.m.: SYC. Come join us for Crafts night.

6:30 – 8:30 p.m.: OPT clinic at the Invermere Health Unit. 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month. Confidential service: low-cost birth control, and STI testing.

Wednesday, December 17th

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

5:30 p.m.: SYC. Come join us for free food! Cooking workshop, gingerbread houses.

7:30 p.m.: Weather Permitting Comedy Tour, featuring Michelle Christine, Andrew Barr, Michael Flamank at The Great Hall at Panorama Mountain Village, Invermere. Tickets $10+tax. For more information call 1-800-663-2929.

Thursday, December 18th

12 – 1 p.m.: Ask a Librarian / Drop-in tech support at the Invermere Public Library. Every Thursday. For more info, go to invermere.bclibrary.ca.

7 p.m.: SYC. Come celebrate December birthdays with cake!

Friday, December 19th

2 p.m.: SYC. Come join us for snowshoeing.

Saturday, December 20th

9 – 10 a.m.: Copper Point Resort, breakfast with Santa. Please book ahead at 250-341-4000.

10 a.m. – 2 p.m.: Copper Point Resort, pictures with Santa.

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.: Santas Cabin at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort. Get your photo taken with Santa and enjoy hot chocolate.

Monday, December 22nd

9 – 10 a.m.: Copper Point Resort, breakfast with a Snow Princess. Please book ahead at 250-341-4000.

Tuesday, December 23rd

12 – 10 p.m.: Copper Point Resort, Free family swim.

5 – 6 p.m.: Wine Tasting at the Fairmont Hot Springs Resort, in the lobby. $10 per person.

6 – 8 p.m.: Free Festive Musical performance by local band Dos Equis in Fairmont Hot Springs Lobby.

Wednesday, December 24th

5:30 – 7 p.m.: Annual Torchlight Parade and fireworks at Fairmont Hot Springs Ski Hill.

8 p.m.: Annnual Christmas Eve Fireworks, Conrad Kain Park, Wilmer. Free hot chocolate and bonfire. For more information call 250-342-9470.

Thursday, December 25th

All day free swimming at the Fairmont Hot Springs pools with food or cash donation to the CV Food Bank.

Saturday, December 27th

8 p.m.: SYC. Come join us for movie night and popcorn.

Saturday, December 27th

8 p.m.: SYC. Come join us for movie night and popcorn.

Invermere Library Hours

Tuesday to Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Wednesday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Closed Dec 24 at 2p.m. Reopens Jan 2.

Radium Hot Springs Library Hours

Tuesday: 6 – 8 p.m.

Wednesday and Thursday: 1 – 4 p.m.

Saturday: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Closed Dec 20 to Jan 3

Windermere Valley Museum Hours

Tuesdays: 12 – 4 p.m.

Closed Dec 23 & 30. Reopens Jan 6.

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