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What: OUR WHISTLER: CELEBRATING OUR HISTORY The Whistler Arts Council presents a fundraising event to support its community programs. Speakers include Cathy Jewett, Tom Thomson and Maureen Douglas. Tickets $100.
When: Friday March 6, reception 6:30 p.m., dinner 7:30 p.m.
Where: Four Seasons Resort

What: GUYS AND DOLLS Whistler Secondary School presents its production of "Guys and Dolls," an adaptation of the musical by Frank Loesser. Adults pay $15, students $10, kids $5.
When: Friday March 6 to Sunday March 8, 7:30 p.m.
Where: MY Millennium Place

What: TO THE TAR SANDS Cinema Politica presents "To the Tar Sands," a documentary about a bike trip to northern Alberta to observe the impacts of the tar sands on the environment. Speaker and filmmaker Jodie Martinson will coordinate discussion.
When: Monday, March 9, doors at 6:30 p.m.
Where: Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre

What: WHISTLER LIBRARY FREE GAMES NIGHT The Whistler Public Library presents a free board games night for ages 16 and up. Play great games like Monopoly, Parcheesi and the Game of Life!
When: Monday March 9, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Where: Whistler Public Library

What: FULL MOON SNOW VOLLEYBALL That's right... LUNA is holding a volleyball game in the snow. Cost is $50 per team, registration deadline is March 6. Teams with a LUNA member pay $45. Bonus points for dressing like the Brazilian Olympic Volleyball Team.
When:  Wednesday March 11
Where: Rainbow Park

What: WOMEN'S BELLY DANCE WORKSHOP This is an introductory program that blends traditional Middle Eastern dance steps. Learn to dance while you shape your body at the same time! Call (604) 907-1313 for more details.
When: Thursday March 12 - Thursday April 23, 7 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Where: Myrtle Philip Community Centre, Millar Room

What: LESSONS FROM A SEVEN FOOT PENIS Montreal actor and sex advocate Norman Nawrocki brings his one-man stand up comedy to Whistler. He uses non-homophobic and non-sexist humour to address myths and misconceptions about sexuality. $10 per individual; $8 per couple; $5 LUNA members.
When: Friday March 13, doors 8:30 p.m.
Where: Rainbow Theatre

What: FOODSAFE LEVEL I Think you know how to keep food safe? Think again - you've got a lot to learn. Get it all at this training course for all food handlers - cooks, servers and dishwashers. $99 plus GST.
When: Friday March 13, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Where: Whistler Chamber Boardroom

What: KERMODE BASKETBALL CAMP Quest University is hosting a basketball camp for elementary and high school students during Spring Break. Have fun as you develop your game. Go to to register.
When: Monday March 16 to Friday March 20
Where: Quest University

What: MARCH CHAMBER LUNCHEON The Whistler Chamber of Commerce presents Michael Audain, founder and chairman of Polygon Homes Ltd., who will speak about the relationship between business and the arts.
When: Wednesday March 18, 11:45 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Where: The Den at Nicklaus North