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What: Trails in agricultural lands Find out why we should take special care to follow trail rules in agricultural areas and how to avoid conflicts with farms and ranch areas. There will be a slideshow presentation and discussion at this free event.

When: Thursday January 26, 7 p.m.

Where: Pemberton Community Centre

What: CHINESE NEW YEAR It’s the Year of the Dog. Celebrate Chinese New Year Whistler-style!

When: January 27-February 5

Where: Throughout town

What: CHEN LING ACADEMY OF DANCE In honour of Chinese New Year, ten dancers in traditional costume will perform Chinese ballet with traditional/folk elements. Tickets are $17/$15. Call 604-935-8410.

When: Sunday January 29, 7 p.m.

Where: Millennium Place

What: SEX AND THE VILLAGE An evening of sex ed just before Valentine’s Day. The workshop, ‘Female Pleasure’ is for women only. The workshop, ‘Hot Sex for Women and the People that Love Them’ is for both men and women. There will be massage, an online chat with a SAFE sex nurse, food, lingerie modelling, music and toys. Tickets are $10/$8.

When: Thursday February 2, 9 p.m.

Where: Millennium Place, downstairs

What: AMERICAN FRIENDS OF WHISTLER All are welcome to join the American Friends of Whistler in their annual ski/board with a pro day. Tickets for this fundraising event are $25.

When: Saturday February 4, 8:30 a.m.

Where: Merlin’s, base of Blackcomb Mountain

What: OUT OF BOUNDS: TALES FROM THE BACKCOUNTRY This photo exhibition will be showcased throughout the month featuring scenes of skiing and snowboarding in B.C.’s backcountry. Check out the talent from some of the region’s pro photographers as well as the work of some emerging amateurs.

When: February 1-28

Where: MY Millennium Place

What: SEA TO SKY HOCKEY CHALLENGE They’re back! This time the Hanson Brothers are bringing the Trailer Park Boys along with a full roster of NHL stars and celebrity players. All proceeds support Canada’s high performance athletes.

When: Friday February 3, 6 p.m.

Where: Meadow Park Sports Centre

What: TELLURIDE MOUNTAINFILM ON TOUR Two nights and 15 films. There’s something for everyone here whether it’s a wild adventure, a battle for environmental justice or a snapshot film about another culture. Tickets are $15/night or $25 for both nights. Call 604-935-8410.

When: February 8 & 9, 7 p.m.

Where: Millennium Place

What: CULTURAL CABARET A showcase of regional music, dance, theatre and comedy in celebration of the Olympic Games. For information contact the Whistler Arts Council at 604-938-9221.

When: Sunday February 12, 8 p.m.

Where: Millennium Place


What: Women of Whistler Time is fast approaching for the second annual K.I.T. (Knowledge, Information, Tools) event. This is an opportunity to network, learn from guest speakers and take part in interactive workshops. Register at for $125.

When: Friday January 27, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where: Fairmont Chateau Whistler

What: SLRD MONTHLY MEETING The controversial Ashlu IPP rezoning is back on the regional district’s agenda. The SLRD opposed the run of river power project north of Squamish more than a year ago.

When: Monday January 30

Where: SLRD office, Pemberton