OTHER VALLEY STUFF
ALPINE CLUB OF CANADA, WHISTLER SECTION Outdoor club focused on mountaineering, ski touring, climbing and hiking. Trip schedule at HYPERLINK "http://www.alpineclubofcanada.ca/sections/whistler.html" www.alpineclubofcanada.ca/sections/whistler.html . Call 604-902-1772 for details.
AMERICAN FRIENDS OF WHISTLER A group of Americans with ties to Whistler who raise and distribute funds for enhancing the Whistler community and to foster greater understanding and friendship between Canadian and American people. For more information visit HYPERLINK "http://www.afow.org" www.afow.org
ART IN THE WILD Carol Roberts hosts a free nature walk with sketching and painting every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. at different Whistler locations. Bring paper and pen. For info contact Carol at HYPERLINK "mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org" email@example.com
AWARE is a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving the environment and moving towards environmental sustainability. AWARE meets the first Wednesday of every month, 6 p.m. at the Westin. For more info about AWARE, contact Sarah Valentine at HYPERLINK "mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org" email@example.com or visit the website at HYPERLINK "http://www.aware.org" www.awarewhistler.org .
BIG BROTHERS/BIG SISTERS Please call 604 938 9299 if you would like to make a difference in a child’s life. Adult mentors provide friendship and fun for children in elementary schools one hour per week.
CANADIAN HOME BUILDERS’ ASSN (CHBA) The Sea to Sky Chapter of the CHBA meets every second Wednesday at Earl’s Restaurant from 12 -1:15 p.m. All members and non-members welcome! For more info, contact Bronwen at 604-902-4104 or HYPERLINK "mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org" email@example.com.
COUNCIL OF CANADIANS The Whistler chapter invites locals to engage in discussions of Canadian sovereignty, social justice, water issues, healthcare, security issues and international trade. Contact Betty at HYPERLINK "mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org" email@example.com
DUPLICATE BRIDGE CLUB The Whistler Residents Duplicate Bridge Club meets every Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at MY Place. Visitors and new members are warmly welcomed. For info or partnership arrangements call Shirley at 604-932-5368 or Astrid at 604-938-9274.
GET BEAR SMART SOCIETY People and Bears Living in Harmony. Learn more about co-existing with bears in your backyard. Call us at 604-905-4209 or at HYPERLINK "http://www.bearsmart.com" www.bearsmart.com
GIRL GUIDES The Girl Guides, Sparks, Brownies and Pathfinders (ages 5-15) meet weekly September-May. For info contact Cherie at 604-894-5443 or Shelagh at 604-932-9675.