2014, November 21 Out & About

Friday, November 21th

6 p.m.: ICANs 3rd annual Raise the Woof! Comedy Show and Dinner at the Invermere Community Hall. Silent and live auction, games and surprises. Tickets $50, all proceeds go towards ICANs Rescue and Adoption Facility. Confirmed comedian line up includes Alex Wood, James Uloth and headliner Cory Mack.

Saturday, November 22nd

10 a.m.: Christmas Silent Auction. Dozens of auction items at the Invermere Public Library. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library, all funds raised support library programs. Auction bids close at 12 noon, December 6th.

10 a.m.: Craft and home business sale at the Canal Flats Civic Centre. Lunch available. For more information or to book a table call 250-349-5447 or email kflowers@shaw.ca

6 – 9 p.m.: Invermere Light Up Night. Invermere will host its annual holiday festival that includes a Santa Claus parade, entertainment, live music, late night shopping, Santas Den (professional photos available; proceeds to Family Resource Centre) and much more. Bring your food bank donations to Invermere Food Bank, BC Ambulance will be picking them up along the parade route or Cram the Cruiser in Pothole Park.

6 – 11 p.m.: SYC. Join us for a foosball tournament.

Sunday, November 23rd

Charity Shoot/5-Stand at the Lake Windermere District Rod & Gun Club. For more info, visit www.lwdrodgun.com or call 250-341-3254.

9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.: Sports Day in Canada at the Invermere District Curling Centre. Free drop-in learn to curl workshop. Bring clean indoor shoes and a sense of adventure. Ages 8 to 98 all levels and abilities welcome. Email invermerecurling@shaw.ca if more info required.

Tuesday, November 25th

5 – 9 p.m.: SYC. Join us for wifi, Netflix and video games.

6 p.m.: Panorama Foundation AGM at Chopper Landing – RK Heliski at Panorama Mountain Village. Everyone Welcome!

6 – 7:30 p.m.: Lego Club every Tuesday at the Radium Hot Springs Library. Ages 5 and up.

Wednesday, November 26th

11:15 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.: Valley Gogo Sisters meet at Columbia Garden Village activity room. Viewing of a new DVD of the African Grandmothers Tribunal meeting starts at 12 p.m. New members welcome, call Sherry 250- 342- 9733.

Thursday, November 27th

5 – 9 p.m.: SYC. Join us for November birthdays and cake.

Friday, November 28th

12 p.m.: Soup lunch at the Edgewater Legion. $6. Last Friday of each month.

7- 10 p.m.: Wild and Scenic Film Festival, at the Invermere Community Hall brought to you by Wildsight Invermere. The festival will feature 15 environmental and adventure films that illustrate the Earths beauty, the challenges facing our planet, and the work communities around the world are doing to protect the environment. For more information visit Invermere@wildsight.ca or wildsight.ca/invermere.

7 p.m.: SYC. Join us for manhunt.

Saturday, November 29th

9 – 11:30 a.m.: Bat House Building Workshop #1 at the Radium Seniors Hall, 4863 Stanley Street. Must pre-register at invermere@wildsight.ca or call 250-341-6898. $20/box. All ages welcome.

12 – 1 p.m.: Free talk on bat conservation at the Radium Seniors Hall, 4863 Stanley Street. All ages welcome.

10 a.m. – 3 p.m.: Headwaters Art Society Presents A Winter Art Show and Sale. Refreshments and treats. Canal Flats Civic Center 8911 Dunn Street, Canal Flats.

2 – 4:30 p.m.: Bat House Building Workshop #2 at the Radium Seniors Hall, 4863 Stanley Street. Must pre-register at invermere@wildsight.ca or call 250-341-6898. $20/box. All ages welcome.

6 – 10 p.m.: Wild and Scenic Film Festival, at the Invermere Community Hall brought to you by Wildsight Invermere, Saturday night special guest presentation and films: Barry Blanchard, Canadas top alpinist and author. For more information visit Invermere@wildsight.ca or wildsight.ca/invermere.

8 p.m.: SYC. Join us for movie night.

Sunday, November 30th

2 p.m.: Movember Mile! Mustaches and Underwear! Real and not so real mustaches and by tradition in your underwear, please keep it family friendly! Starting from Crazy Soles, a 1 mile jog/walk (x3 loops around downtown). To fundraise and raise awareness about Mens health, specifically prostate cancer. For more information contact Beva at Crazy Soles crazysoles@telus.net.

Wednesday, December 3rd

7 p.m.: Wings Over the Rockies AGM at the Pynelogs Cultural Centre.The meeting will be followed by refreshments. Everyone welcome.

Friday, December 5th

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.

6:30 p.m.: 1st Butterfly Tree of Lights at Lions Hall in Invermere. Join us as we light the butterfly tree. A Windermere Valley District Lions and the Hospice Society of the Columbia Valley fundraising event. Poems, music, cookies and warm drinks, and the tree of remembrance will be lit.

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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