HELLISH HALLOWEEN BASH>>
For high school students only, the Hellish Halloween Bash takes place from 9 p.m. to midnight on Fri. Oct. 29 at the Spruce Grove Field House. Costumes are mandatory. Mocktails and a snack bar. Tickets are $12. For info call 604-935-8187.
A Halloween dress-up story time for 3 to 6 year olds will be held on Sat. Oct. 30 from 10:30-11 a.m. Pre-registration is required. For details call the library at 604-932-5564.
3 rd ANNUAL B-GRADE HORROR FEST>>
Short-film entries from student, amateur and professional filmmakers are sure to get the shivers running up and down the spine at the 3 rd annual B-Grade Horror Fest. The evening at MY Place on Sat. Oct. 30 is sold out. BUT there will be a screening at the GLC on Thurs. Nov. 4. at 8 p.m. For more info call 604-905-2220.
WHISTLER WRITERS FESTIVAL>>
The Whistler Writers Festival, hosted by the Vicious Circle, is coming back for the third year in a row beginning Wed. Nov. 3. The 10-day festival features events such as free public readings to registered masters workshops. For info contact Stella Harvey at email@example.com or 604-932-4518. Deadline for application is Mon. Nov. 1.
SHIP WRECK SLIDESHOW>>
The Whistler Museum presents James Delgado, co-host of the TV series Sea Hunter and executive director of the Vancouver Maritime Museum, for a slide show about shipwrecks. The show takes place on Wed. Nov. 3 at 7:30 p.m. at Myrtle Philip Community Centre. Admission is free.
WAG FUNDRAISER NEARLY NEIL>>
Singing songs in sequins, Nearly Neil will be crooning Neil Diamond faves at the Crabshack on Thurs. Nov. 4 at 7 p.m. The WAG fundraiser includes a three-course meal for $29.95. The show starts at 7 p.m. Call the Shack at 604-932-4451.
GOLD MEDAL PLATES DINNER>>
Featuring the best chefs and many of Canadas best Olympic athletes, the Gold Medal Plates fundraiser dinner will take place on Sat. Nov. 6 at the Chateau for $750 a plate. Tickets for a VIP party on Fri. Nov. 5 are $75. Call 604-905-8710 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org . Money goes towards the Canadian Olympic Committee.