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Women of Whistler speaker May 9

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What: EXPLOITS OF A VERT RAMP Part of Youth Week, join in the jam session at the mini ramp during the Youth Centre’s skateboard competition. There will be prizes.

When: Thursday May 4, 5 p.m.

Where: Youth Centre, MY Millennium Place

What: WHISTLER FORUM - BEYOND THE VOCAL VIEW Researcher/writer John Gastil will kick off a workshop about various forms of public engagement. Call William at 604-938-9132 for info or register at info@whistlerforum.com.

When: Friday May 5

Where: The Whistler Hilton Hotel, Cheakamus Room

What: FUNDRAISER GARAGE SALE The Whistler Adaptive Sports Program is holding a garage sale and all proceeds will benefit WASP.

When: Saturday May 6, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where: 7313 Spruce Grove Lane

What: EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS WEEK Learn more about this week, May 7-14, at the interactive family display complete with colouring table and bouncy castle. A workshop will follow on Wed. May 10 at 6 p.m. at Myrtle Philip. Call 604-935-8465 to register.

When: Saturday May 6, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where: Nesters Market

What: WHISTLER WELLNESS FAIR Part of Whistler Wellness Week April 28-May 7. Tables are available now. Call Roxanne at 604-932-0621.

When: Saturday May 6, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where: The Hilton Whistler

What: WHAT THE BLEEP? Part of Whistler Wellness Week, join in this workshop and movie exploring the world of physics and metaphysics. Tickets are $15 at The Oracle.

When: Saturday May 6, 6:30 p.m.

Where: Rainbow Theatre

What: FUNDRAISING DINNER & AUCTION The Pemberton District Museum & Archives Society is holding its seventh annual fundraising dinner and auction with home cooked dinner, silent auction, live entertainment, raffles and prizes. Tickets are available at the Legion, the Museum or call 604-894-5504.

When: Saturday May 6, 6 p.m.

Where: Royal Canadian Legion

What: CHILDREN’S MAY FAIR Children of all ages can participate in the annual celebration of the arrival of spring by making seasonal crafts, carving wood, visting the forest fairy and having a dance around the May pole. Hot lunch will be served all day.

When: Sunday May 7, 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where: Spruce Grove Park

What: Swing into spring The Whistler Singers are swinging into spring with "a bit of jazz and a little ethnic soul." Tickets are $10/$5 ($25 for families) with a portion of the proceeds to go to the Food Bank.

When: Sunday May 7, 7:30 p.m.

Where: Our Lady of the Mountains Catholic Church

What: SCREENING MAMMOGRAPHY The Screening Mammography Program of BC will be in the area this week. Get screened at the Health Centre in Pemberton May 8-10 or at the Whistler Health Centre May 10-16.

When: May 8-10 Pemberton, May 10-16 Whistler

Where: Pemberton and Whistler Health Care Centres

What: THE COMMUNITY Everyone is invited to the next meeting of The Community, the group trying to get Whistler back on top again.

When: Wednesday May 10, 7-9:30 p.m.

Where: MY Millennium Place

What: MAYFAIR FESTIVAL The Cedar Valley School is hosting its annual MayFair Festival. For info call 604-898-3287.

When: Saturday May 13, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where: Cedar Valley School, 39400 Gov’t Rd, Squamish

MEETINGS

What: WOMEN OF WHISTLER An interactive local panel of experts will lead a discussion on ‘Happy throughout Work and Play.’ Take this opportunity to reflect on how to create and/or maintain a harmonious and happy life. Tickets are $27/$25. Register at www.whistlerchamber.com.

When: Tuesday May 9, 6-9 p.m.

Where: The Hilton Whistler Resort and Spa

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