What: WHISTLER CELEBRATES TURIN VANOCs public info centre in Whistler will be celebrating the 2006 Olympics with daily activities. There will be a big screen video broadcast of the Games from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily. The VANOC street hockey challenge, pitting local teams against each other, will take place at the Info Centre 4 p.m. daily. Dont miss the action!
When: February 10-26
Where: 2010 Info Centre, village
What: HORSE FIRST AID David Paton BSc. (Agr.) will present horse first aid in Pemberton free of charge. Learn how to take vital signs, deal with colic, administer drugs, evaluate lacerations and much more. For more info contact Lori Mitchell at 604-894-5896.
When: Friday February 10, 5 p.m.
Where: Room 111, Pemberton Community Centre
What: THE PINK MARTINI SMOOCH Dinner, dancing, live music, silent auctions and more. This is the inaugural Valentines fundraising event for the Alta Lake School. Tickets are $75 from the Alta Lake School, Adele Campbell Gallery or Mountain Cellular. Call 604-932-1885.
When: Saturday February 11, 7 p.m. - midnight
Where: The Den at Nicklaus North
What: FOUR YEARS TO GO Join VANOC for entertainment, special guests and of course, CAKE as they mark four years to go to the start of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.
When: Sunday February 12, 4p.m.
Where: 2010 Info Centre
What: CULTURAL CABARET A showcase of regional music, dance, theatre and comedy in celebration of the Olympic Games. Featuring Bocephus King, Eagle Song Dancers, Public Dreams Fire & Dance, Soul Funktion Dance, Stephen Vogler, Rajan Das, Rock.Paper.Scissors and more. Tickets are $9.99. For information contact the Whistler Arts Council at 604-938-9221 or MY Place at 604-935-8410.
When: Sunday February 12, 8 p.m.
Where: Millennium Place
What: DTALLE A music ensemble based in Havana, DTalle combines the talents of nine women and the sounds of contemporary Cuban music with vivacious tropical energy. Tickets are $20/$17. Call 604-935-8410.
When: Tuesday February 14, 8 p.m.
Where: MY Millennium Place
What: LUNA - SNOWBOUND Interested in shooting your own film on the mountain? Meet snowboarder Kevin Sansalone and the Sandbox crew to learn insider tricks and tips on how to take awesome mountain footage. Tickets are $5/$3. For more info check out www.lunawhistler.com.
When: Thursday February 16, 9 p.m.
Where: MY Millennium Place, downstairs
What: NUTRITION FOR INFLAMMATION Dr. Peter Bennett will teach you how to decrease pain with healthy eating, supplements and lifestyle choices. Learn how to prevent arthritis, fatigue, poor memory, dementia and cognitive disorders. For info call Cheryl at 604-932-6455. Tickets $5.
When: Saturday February 18, 5-7 p.m.
Where: Millar Room, Myrtle Philip Community School
What: FAMILY FUN BINGO The Pemberton Lions Club is hosting a family fun bingo event complete with prizes. Doors open at 12:30 p.m. First game begins at 1 p.m. For information call Dorothea Frisse at 604-894-2354.
When: Sunday February 19, 12:30 p.m.
Where: Pemberton Legion, 7440 Prospect Street