2014, December 5 Out & About



Friday, December 5th

1 p.m.: Duplicate Bridge at Invermere Seniors Hall, every Wednesday and Friday $2. Everyone welcome.

4 – 8 p.m.: Christmas Craft Fair at the Invermere Community Hall. Entry fee $2 donation to the Windermere Child Care Society or a donation to the Invermere Food Bank.

5 – 8 p.m.: Climbing wall open at J.A. Laird School every Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Birthday parties by appt. 250-688-5228.

6:30 p.m.: Hospice Society 1st Butterfly Tree of Lights at Frater Landing in Invermere. Join us as we light the butterfly tree. Poems, music, cookies and warm drinks, and the tree of remembrance will be lit.

7 p.m.: Valley Voices in concert at the Christ Church Trinity. Tickets $10, students $5. Available at Tiffanys Thredz, Meet on Higher Ground, Radium and Purple Cow Gift Shop.

Saturday, December 6th

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.: Christmas Craft Fair at the Invermere Community Hall. Entry fee $2 donation to the Windermere Child Care Society or a donation to the Invermere Food Bank.

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

7 p.m.: Second night of Valley Voices in concert at the Christ Church Trinity. Tickets $10, students $5. Available at Tiffanys Thredz, Meet on Higher Ground, Radium and Purple Cow Gift Shop.

Sunday, December 7th

10 a.m. – 5 p.m.: Legion Turkey Shoot. Bag a turkey for Christmas. Entry fee $5 per attempt. 525 – 13th Street, Invermere. Call 250-342-2589 for more details.

12 – 7 p.m.: 11th Annual Feed the Town at the Clubhouse at Copper Point Golf Course. Absolutely everyone is invited to enjoy this traditional dinner with proceeds to the Invermere Food Bank. Pictures with Santa will also be available.

Tuesday, December 9th

1:30 p.m.: Carpet Bowling at Canal Flats Seniors Hall every Tuesday.

7 p.m.: Cinefest at Pynelogs. Featuring the film Tracks. For more information visit columbiavalleyarts.com or call 250-342-4423.

Wednesday, December 10th

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

1:30 – 2:30 p.m.: Christmas Seniors Tea at the Invermere Public Library.

7 p.m.: Card night at Canal Flats Seniors Hall every Wednesday.

Thursday, December 11th

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.: Texas Hold em Tournament every Thursday at Invermere Legion.

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.

Saturday, December 13th

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.

Sunday, December 14th

11 – 2 p.m.: Nature Conservancy of Canada -Canadian Rocky Mountains Programs 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 #202 926 7th Ave, Invermere.

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.

Wednesday, December 17th

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.

Wednesday, December 17th

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.

Saturday, December 20th

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

Invermere Library Hours

Tuesday to Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Wednesday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.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.

Closed Dec 20 to Jan 3

Invermere Thrift Store Hours

Thursday: 10 a.m. 4 p.m.

Friday and Saturday: 1 – 4 p.m.

Radium Thrift Store Hours

Thursday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

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