What: FAMILY SCAVENGER HUNT If youre 13 years old or younger you can grab a Scavenger Hunt Worksheet Ballot at various locations throughout the village and solve the mystery clues in order to win some fabulous prizes! For more information about this event, which is a lead up to the Childrens Art Festival in July, contact the Whistler Arts Council at 604-938-9221 or check out Piques entertainment section this week!
When: June 16-26
What: SPECIAL OLYMPICS EVENT Join in a fun-filled sports events with the Special Olympics and compete in bocce, ringette (floor hockey) and soccer. All welcome to attend including any potential volunteers. For information call 604-932-5843.
When: Friday June 16, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m.
Where: Signal Hill Elementary, Pemberton
What: Teddy Bear Picnic Story telling, a teddy bear dance, crafts and a magic show with silks, rings, ropes and disappearing objects are all part of this years Teddy Bear Picnic. Hosted by Whistler Parks and Recreation, the picnic goes rain or shine. Free event for kids 6 years old and younger with a parent and of course, your teddy bear.
When: Saturday, June 17, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Where: Myrtle Philip Community Centre
What: Aboriginal Day Story Time The Whistler Public Library invites children to a special Aboriginal Day Storytime, followed by craft activity. Pre- registration required for participation in craft activties. Call 604-932-5564.
When: Sunday, June 18, 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Where: Whistler Public Library
What: First Farmers Market Fresh fruit and veggies, local crafts and organic produce and so much more the Whistlers Farmers Market is back! Stroll the market every Sunday in the Upper Village until October.
When: Sunday June 18, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Upper Village
What: COMMUTER CHALLENGE/LUNA BIKE SKILlS SHOW Pro BMX riders will show off their skills at the skate park as part of the Commuter Challenge.
When: Thursday June 22
Where: Whistlers Skate/BMX Park
What: CANADA DAY PARADE The annual Canada Day Parade takes place in Whistler Village, starting at 2 p.m. from the Day Lots on Blackcomb Way and ending at Town Plaza Gazebo where there will be cake, awards and music. For more info on the event contact the Chamber at 604-932-5922 or www.whistlerchamber.com.
When: Saturday July 1, 2 p.m.
Where: Day Lots, Blackcomb Way