What: Telus world ski and Snowboard festival The 10th annual biggest party of the year is here again bringing a legendary assortment of music, arts and sports to the resort. Check out www.whistler2005.com.
WheN: April 8-17
Where: Around town
What: PILATES FUNDRAISER Learn more about pilates at this fundraiser for The Pilates Method Alliance, a registered charity. There will be a reformer demonstration, free mat class, a raffle for Pilates lessons and much more. For information call Patricia at 604-902-3674.
WheN: Saturday April 16, 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Where: Pemberton Community Centre
What: BIRKEN CLEAN UP Local residents can help spruce up the Birken Community Centre with a coat of paint and landscaping. Call Lorraine at 604-452-2301 for information.
WheN: April 16-17
Where: Birken Community Centre (Olde Schoolhouse)
What: CAR WASH FUNDRAISER Grade 5 classes from Signal Hill will be workin at the car wash to raise money for the Circle of Friends field trip. Washes are by donation.
WheN: Saturday April 16, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where: Parking Lot of Signal Hill Elementary, Pemberton
What: INTERNATIONAL ASTRONOMY DAY Prospects are good for views of Saturn, Jupiter, the Moon and the Virgo Galaxy cluster with the Pacific Observatory. Bring binoculars and dress warmly for the family free event. Call 604-938-8090.
WheN: Saturday April 16, 7-11 p.m.
Where: Spruce Grove Field House
What: HOLD ON TO YOUR KIDS Dr. Gordon Neufeld discusses why parents need to matter more than peers. Sponsored by W-B and the Whistler Alcohol and Drug Awareness Committee. Suggested donation $5, $10 for family.
WheN: Monday April 18, 7 p.m.
Where: MY Millennium Place
What: THE WHISTLER BOOK LAUNCH Award-winning author Jack Christie is launching his new book, The Whistler Book, an all season, all-activities outdoor guide for active adults and kids, with a book signing and party.
WheN: Saturday April 16, 4-6 p.m.
Where: Armchair Books
What: LUNA - HOCKEY 202 Follow up on your first LUNA hockey lesson with Hockey 202. Players should have at least hockey 101 under their belts or other skating experience but beginners welcom too. Bring padding, gloves and a helmet. Skates provided. Tickets $2/$4 at WERC or Sammys Snacks.
WheN: Thursday April 21, 8:30-11 p.m.
Where: Meadow Park Sports Centre
What: Whistler Wellness fair Book $50 tables now for the fair. Call Kelly at 604-902-3522.
WheN: Saturday April 23, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Myrtle Philip School