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ALPINE CLUB OF CANADA, WHISTLER SECTION Outdoor club focused on mountaineering, ski touring, climbing and hiking. Trip schedule at sections/whistler.html. Call 604-902-1772.

AWARE The Association of Whistler Area Residents for the Environment is a non-profit, member-driven organization dedicated to preserving the environment and moving toward environmental sustainability. AWARE meets the first Thurs. of every month at 7 p.m. at the Delta Whistler Village Suites. For more info about AWARE:

BIG BROTHERS, BIG SISTERS A 12-year-old boy in Pemberton who loves to play soccer, basketball and golf as well as swim and ski is looking for a Big Brother. So if you’re over 18 years old and would like to provide a positive role model for a special little boy contact Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Whistler and Pemberton at 604-938-9299 or

DUPLICATE BRIDGE CLUB The Whistler Residents Duplicate Bridge Club meets every Wednesday from 10:15 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at MY Place. Play starts at 10:30 a.m. Visitors and new members are warmly welcomed. For info or partnership arrangements call Shirley at 604-932-5368 or Astrid at 604-938-9274.

ELIZABETH MANSO VISITING VOLUNTEERS A volunteer support group for the incapacitated who do not have the support, help and comfort needed. In case of confinement to home, either terminal or temporary, the group can be called upon for assistance. Call the Whistler Community Services Society at 604-932-0113.

J.J. WHISTLER BEAR SOCIETY People and Bears Living in Harmony. Learn more about coexisting with bears in your backyard. Call us at 604-905-4209 or visit online at

LIFE DRAWING Life drawing sessions ongoing on Mon. nights between 6 and 9 p.m. at MY Place, $15 drop-in. Draw models in your choice of dry medium. Call 604-938-0055 or 604-905-5540 for more info. Models needed.

LUNA Late-night events for yads (young adults) and the young at heart on Thursdays from Nov. to April & June to Sept. Good times to remember (events are alcohol-free). Check the hotline 604.902.0769 or for event listings.

MATURE ACTION COMMITTEE (MAC) MAC’s goal is to create resident housing projects for seniors that respond to their special needs and desire to remain in Whistler, such that long term residents can mature in place. Call 604-932-6167 or 604-905-3955.

PEMBERTON VALLEY TRAILS ASSOCIATION Meets the second Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. in the regional district meeting room above the fire hall. Call 604-894-6402.

PEMBERTON/WHISTLER KARATE CLUB Teaching traditional Shito Ryu Karate since 1985. Non-profit, sanctioned and insured by Karate B.C., affiliated with the NKA and the WKF. Kids and Adult classes in Pemberton, Whistler and Mt. Currie, we meet Monday, Wednesday and Thursday. Contact Doug 604-932-3022 or Richard 604-894-5357.