What: BOOK DONATIONS Friend of the Whistler Public Library
are accepting donations for a book sale to be held Thanksgiving Weekend. All
books, including adult, children, and recent magazines, are graciously
accepted. Proceeds from the sale will go towards local school libraries.For
large donations of boxfuls of books, please call 604 932 3665 to arrange for
drop-off or pick-up.
When: Before October 6th
Where: Nester’s Market, the TD Canada Trust at Marketplace,
and Spring Creek Community School
FUNDRAISING GOLF TOURNAMENT Enjoy playing in a fun golf tournament while
helping raise money for local community projects, including the Pemberton
Children’s Centre and the Pemberton Library. $125 per player, $45 for dinner
When: Thursday September 20
Sky Golf and Country Club, Pemberton
KIPPUR Take part in this holy Jewish holiday with a Kol Nidrei evening prayer,
followed by a Shacharit morning prayer, a Yom Kippur spiritual discussion
group, and a Neila service. For more info, call 604 618 7411 or visit
Friday September 21 and Saturday September 22
HARVEST ART FEST This year’s theme is entitled The Green Art Show. Works of art
with environmentally friendly messaging, processes, materials, and mediums will
be displayed outdoors along a magical forested trail. All works are created by
young adults age 18 – 35. Entry is free.
Friday September 21, 6 – 9 p.m.
Village Park (walkway between Main St. and Northlands Blvd.)
ARTREPRENEUR SEMINAR This is a one-day professional development workshop
designed to assist artists access the marketplace through a targeted marketing
plan. Topics covered include proposal packages and submissions; information on
galleries, both public and commercial; and the internet as a tool and licensing
work. For more information, visit the Whistler Arts Council website.
Saturday September 22, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.