Friday, September 11th
5 p.m.: Summit Youth Centre (SYC) pool tournament.
5 – 8 p.m.: Invermere on the Lake Art Walk from June 19 to September 11 every Friday. For more information visit theartwalk.ca.
5 – 8 p.m.: Lake Enid Picnic – End of Summer Celebration with Wildsight. Everyone is welcome. Bring your own entree and well provide dessert. More information at wildsight.ca/Invermere or call 250-341-3554.
6 p.m.: Cocktails and Italian Night at the Invermere Legion with live music by Ted Alexander. $15/person. Reservations recommended. Call 250-342-9517. Meat draw and 50/50.
7:30 p.m.: CV Rockies vs. Kimberley Dynamiters at Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena.
8 p.m.: The Columbia Valley Twirlers are hosting a Square Dance weekend September 11th & 12th (7:30 p.m.) in Radium at the Community Hall. Please check- there may also be an afternoon dance at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday. The callers for the weekend are Rick & Kathy Utter from Moyie Springs, Idaho. For more info call Albert at 250-347-6573.
Saturday, September 12th
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.: Invermere Farmers and Artists Market, downtown Invermere.
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.: Original Invermere Farmers Market at the Agri Park across from Black Forest Restaurant on Highway 93/95.
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.: Windermere Fall Fair and Scarecrow Festival at Windermere Community Hall. Adults $5, kids 6+ $2, pets free. For more information visit windermerecommunity.ca.
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.: Valley GOGO Sisters Sale at the Windermere Fall Fair. Check out our garage sale treasures, craft items and Grandmas Cookies. All proceeds to the Stephen Lewis Foundation.
11 a.m. – 4 p.m.: 5th Annual Columbia Salmon Festival starts at Kinsmen Beach in Invermere with the arrival of a canoe brigade at 10:45 a.m. Music, drums, dancing, magic, and more. For more information call 250-489-2464 or visit www.columbiasalmonfest.ca.
12 p.m.: Invermere Legion Golf Tournament at The Ridge at Copper Point. Call 250-342-9517 for more information.
5 – 9 p.m.: Salmon feast and pow wow at the White Tent on Capilo Way, Shuswap Reserve, concludes the Salmon Festival festivities.
6 p.m.: SYC Rockband competition.
6 p.m.: Cocktails and Steak Sandwich Dinner at the Invermere Legion with live music by Ted Alexander. $15/person. Reservations recommended. Call 250-342-9517. Meat Draw and 50/50.
7:30 p.m.: CV Rockies vs. Kamloops Storm at Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena.
8:30 p.m.: Kootenay Savings Credit Union free Outdoor Movie Night at Legends Field, Radium, featuring the film Inside Out. Visit KS on Facebook or call 250-368-2683 for more information.
Sunday, September 13th
9 -11 a.m.: Pancake Breakfast every Sunday at the Edgewater Legion.
11 a.m.: The Motorcycle Toy Run in Radium at the Higher Ground Coffee Shop. The route is the Golden Triangle (Radium, Lake Louise, Golden) ending at the Horsethief Pub & Eatery for dinner. The Horsethief will be donating 15% of all food sales on that day to the Christmas Bureau. The event is open to all riders.
5 p.m.: Edgewater Royal Canadian Legion European dinner and cocktails. Advance tickets only $18. Available at Pips Country Store in Edgewater, Mountainside Market in Radium, Lambert-Kipp Pharmacy in Invermere. Call 347-0044 for more information.
Monday, September 14th
4 – 8 p.m.: SYC Employment readiness and Skills for Life. Please pre-register. Call for details.
7 p.m.: The Columbia Valley Food Corridor Association hosts an evening where the society act will be passed, the next Food Forum will be planned along with other events, at Invermere Community Greenhouse.
Tuesday, September 15th
5:30 – 6:30 p.m.: SYC Youth Focus Leadership Meeting.
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.
7 :30 p.m.: Nepal: After the Earthquake, a fundraiser and presentation by Frances Klatzel, at David Thompson Secondary School. For more information call Baiba at 250-341-3554.
Wednesday, September 16th
6 p.m.: SYC Karaoke night.
7 p.m.: Christmas Bureau of the Columbia Valley at Christ Church Trinity. If you are interested in volunteering please attend.
7 p.m.: Columbia Valley Cycling Society AGM, at the Lions Hall, Chamber of Commerce Building. Everyone welcome. Visit our website at www.columbiavalleycyclingsociety.org.
Thursday, September 17th
5 p.m.: SYC and Wildsight presentation on bear safety.
6 – 9 p.m.: Groundswell hosts world renowned soil scientist Elaine Ingham, who will present on the concept of the living soil food web, at David Thompson Secondary School.
7 p.m.: Don Alder live at Pynelogs. Call 250-342-4423 for more information.
10 a.m. The Breastfeeding Mamas peer support group will be meeting at the Invermere Public Library.
Friday, September 18th
8 a.m. – 6 p.m.: Groundswell hosts an all day soil workshop with experts from across Western Canada. 125 spots available; register at www.groundswellnetwork.ca.
4 – 9 p.m.: Columbia Valley Classics Autumn Show & Shine. Market open at 4 p.m. Rocking on Main featuring Marty Beingessner & Friends. Registration from 7 – 9 p.m. at Radium Seniors Hall.
5 p.m.: SYC foosball tournament.
5 – 9 p.m.: Artist show opening featuring Donna Deschenes, Carol Gordon, Stan Lukasiewicz, Rita Rankin, Maegan Stanbury and Ingrid Vincent at Pynelogs.
6 p.m.: Cocktails and Roast Beef Dinner at the Invermere Legion. $15/person. Reservations recommended. Call 250-342-9517. Meat Draw and 50/50.