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What: NEIGHBOURHOOD BY-DESIGN ASSOCIATION MEETING The Neighbourhood By-Design Association hosts its inaugural meeting. Learn about co-housing and meet fellow citizens who want to set up co-housing in the Sea to Sky region.

When: Friday June 26, 6 - 7 p.m.

Where: Whistler Public Library

What: COMMUNITY GARAGE SALE The residents of Pioneer Junction, along Pemberton's main thoroughfare, are holding a community garage sale this weekend. Pick up little trinkets that have been bought and sold along the way.

When: Saturday June 27 and Sunday June 28, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Where: Pioneer Junction, Pemberton

What: PEMBERTON FARMERS MARKET The weekly Wednesday Farmers Market in the lush Pemberton Valley is now open. Come see new farmers as well as long time favourites, along with food vendors and artisans.

When: Every Wednesday, 4 - 7 p.m.

Where: Pemberton Valley Supermarket parking lot

What: MOVIE IN THE PARK The Downtown Squamish Business Improvement Association presents a screening of "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory," based on Roald Dahl's classic novel, as part of the Theatre in the Park series.

When: Monday June 29, 9 p.m.

Where: Downtown Squamish, UnPavilion Park, Cleveland and Main Street

What: CANADA DAY PARADE The Whistler Chamber is inviting all businesses and community groups to take part in the annual Canada Day Parade. Create a float to showcase your business or just stroll on by to watch!

When: Wednesday July 1

Where: Village Stroll, parade route TBA

What: CANADA DAY CELEBRATION The Downtown Squamish Business Improvement Association presents Canada celebrations including the Legion Parade, the Children's Festival and the Farmers Market.

When: Wednesday July 1, 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.

Where: Downtown Squamish, UnPavilion Park, Cleveland and Main Street

What: CANADA DAY SCREENING: "ONE WEEK" LUNA presents a Canada Day outdoor screening of Michael MacGowan's "One Week," a love letter to Canada that highlights this country's beautiful landscapes.

When: Wednesday July 1, gates 8:30 p.m., film at sundown, about 9:30 p.m.

Where: Squamish-Lil'wat Cultural Centre

What: ADULT SUMMER READING CLUB The Whistler Public Library is introducing a new look for its adult summer reading club. All you have to do is recommend a great summer book to your fellow readers. No registration, no meetings, no cost. Each selection enters you in a weekly draw.

When: Friday July 3 to Wednesday August 26

Where: Whistler Public Library

What: LOGGING WHISTLER? The Association of Whistler Area Residents for the Environment presents a talk by Heather Beresford and Peter Ackhurst about the Cheakamus Community Forest, which is over seen by the municipality and local First Nations.

When: Wednesday July 8, 6 p.m.

Where: Westin Resort and Spa

What: OUTDOOR LIVING SPACE AND GARDEN TOUR A benefit for St. David's United Church and the Mission and Outreach of First United Church, this is a tour of gardens and outdoor living in the Pemberton Valley. Tickets $10 each, available at Pemberton Valley Nursery. Call Fran at (604) 932-8846 for more details.

When: Saturday July 11, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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