ALPINE CLUB OF CANADA, WHISTLER SECTION Outdoor club focused on mountaineering, ski touring, climbing and hiking. Trip schedule www.alpineclubofcanada.ca/sections/whistler.html. Call 604-902-1772 for details.
AMERICAN FRIENDS OF WHISTLER Americans with ties to Whistler raise and distribute funds to enhance the community and foster greater friendship between Canadians and Americans. For more info visit www.afow.org
AWARE is a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving the environment. Meets the first Wednesday of every month, 6 p.m. at the Westin. Contact Sara Jennings at email@example.com or visit www.awarewhistler.org.
BACKCOUNTRY HORSEMEN OF BC The Backcountry Horsemen offer trailriding and social excursions, all revolving around a mutual love of horses. Meetings are the second Wednesday of every month at 7:30 p.m. Call (604) 815-4543 for more information.
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' ASSOCIATION Meets every second Wednesday at Earl's Restaurant from 12-1:15 p.m. Members and non-members welcome. Contact Bronwen at firstname.lastname@example.org.
COUNCIL OF CANADIANS The Whistler chapter invites locals to engage in discussions of social justice, water issues and international trade. Contact Pina at email@example.com
DUPLICATE BRIDGE CLUB Now meeting Wednesdays at MY Place. Call Astrid at 604-938-9274 for more info.
GET BEAR SMART SOCIETY Learn more about coexisting with bears in your backyard. Call us at 604-905-4209 or at www.bearsmart.com.
MATURE ACTION COMMITTEE (MAC) HReviews potential opportunities for activity services in the Resort Municipality of Whistler that will not only enable seniors to age in place, but also enhance senior's lifestyle choices allowing them active engagement in the community. Visit www.whistlermac or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
MOUNTAIN SPIRIT TOASTMASTERS Interested in mastering communication skills in a supportive environment? Drop in for free every Wed. at 5:30 p.m. at Municipal Hall, Flute Room. Contact Sarah Lynch at (604) 962-3413 or email@example.com.
MILLENNIUM PLACE Whistler's community centre for arts, culture and inspiration. Performance theatre, art gallery, daycare, youth centre, meditation room, meeting facilities . Visit www.artswhistler.com or call 604-935-8410.
PEARL'S SAFE HOME Temporary shelter in a safe, supportive environment for women and children experiencing abuse in relationships. Locations in Whistler and Pemberton, available 24 hours a day. All services are free. Call 1-877-890-5711 or 604-892-5711.
PEMBERTON ARTS COUNCIL Connect with other artists, writers, artisans, musicians and help make Pemberton a vibrant arts community. Meetings every third Thursday, 7:30 p.m., 1422 Collins Road. Call 604-894-5558 or www.pembertonart.com.