What: WHISTLER SINGLES DINNER CLUB Socialize with other
locals over cocktails and dinner. For more info, call 604-905-3071.
When: Thursday June 5, 7 p.m.
What: STEPHEN HUME LECTURE SERIES Columnist and senior
writer for the Vancouver Sun, Stephen Hume has been touring the Fraser River
since May 21 as part of a lecture series presented by Pathways to Gold Society.
Hume will discuss Simon Fraser’s journey down the Fraser River and his
contribution to founding B.C. For more info, contact 604-820-6873.
When: Thursday June 5, 12 p.m.
Where: Head of the Lake School, Skatin
What: ENVIRO FEST Learn about environmentally friendly
products at this fair. Event includes displays and kids’ activities. For more
info, visit www.hilltrip.com.
When: Saturday June 7, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Where: Mountain Square
What: TEDDY BEAR PICNIC All children six years and younger
are invited to come out with their teddy bears to this fun event. A live magic
show will start at 11 a.m. Storytelling, arts and crafts, and snacks are also
planned. For more info, contact 604-935-PLAY or visit
When: Saturday June 7, 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Where: Myrtle Philip Community Centre
What: FAMILY BOAT DAY As part of the provincial
government’s Act Now BC program, Backroads Whistler is hosting a family boat
day to get local kids actives. Boat rounds are free for kids who come out with
an adult. For more info, contact 604-932-3111.
When: Sunday June 8, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Where: Lakeside Park
What: ENERGY FILM FEST Learn more about energy. A line-up
of energy-related films will be showcased at this event, along with a panel
discussion and presentations of the Whistler Environmental Business Awards. For
more info, check out
When: Sunday June 8, 1 – 11 p.m.
Where: MY Millennium Place
What: ART WORKSHOPS ON THE LAKE Life Drawing is the first
workshop in this summer series, which kicks off this week at Alta Lake Station
House. For more info on other workshops scheduled this summer, visit
When: Monday June 9
Where: Alta Lake Station House
What: YOUTH MOVIE NIGHT The youth of Whistler are invited
to watch the movie
2010 The Odyssey,
which documents current analysis on the Mayan Calendar’s
Dec. 21, 2012 end date. Space is limited. Admission is $10 per person.
When: Monday June 9, 7 – 9 p.m.
Where: Youth Centre, MY Millennium place
What: LIL’WAT CELEBRATIONS POW WOW Come out to this local
pow wow, featuring several contests in dancing and singing. Admission is $5 per
person a day, with camping available. For more info, contact
When: Friday June 13 – Sunday June 15
Where: Lillooet Lake Rodeo grounds
What: MONTHLY BIRD WALK Join with local birders and the
Whistler Naturalists for a walk along the valley trail to get to know our local
birds. All are welcome to this free event.
When: Saturday June 14, 7 a.m.
Where: Meet at the foot of Lorimer Road