What: EVERY WOMAN Whistler Blackcomb hosts Every Woman, a weekend of activity offering workshops in fitnes, dance and wellness. Features hip hop, Capoeira, go-go dancing, West African dance and more! Everyone welcome, early bird price is $299 and regular price is $380. Register by May 14.
When: Friday May 14 to Sunday May 16
Where: Go to www.everywomanintheworld.com for more
What: PIPPA MOORE - QUILTING TRUNK SHOW The Aava Whistler Hotel presents a talk by Pippa Moore, whose book Travels with my Treadle tells of 12 widowed Ugandan women who learn how to sew through the Kitambaa Designs' Sewing Project. It's a story of hope. Admission $10 at the door.
When: Friday May 14, 7 p.m.
Where: Aava Whistler Hotel
What: WHISTLER MOUNTAIN BIKE PARK OPENS Starting May 15, the Whistler Mountain Bike Park will be open daily, ushering in the summer season in one of the world's greatest resorts. Be sure to bring appropriate padding, as the bike park can be a rough ride.
When: Saturday May 15
Where: Whistler Mountain Bike Park
What: THE NATURAL MEDICINE CABINET Registered Clinical Herbalist Evelyn Coggins presents a workshop on how to use food and herbs to alleviate common family health issues. Participants will take home recipes and free sample. Presented by Sea to Sky Women's Health Initiative and the Whistler Public Library.
When: Tuesday May 18, 7 p.m.
Where: Community Room, Whistler Public Library
What: CAFE SCIENTIFIQUE WHISTLER: IS WHISTLER THE STD CAPITAL OF CANADA? Hear up-to-date information about STI's and research taking place in Whistler. Discuss facts, myths and misconceptions with Marisa Collins, a UBC researcher. Come early, seating is limited.
When: Wednesday May 19, 7 p.m.
Where: Gone Village Eatery
What: WHISTLER SOLAR DAYS The Resort Municipality of Whistler presents BC Solar Days, an afternoon of activities on May 29. Watch kids race solar cars, learn about solar hot water by touring the installation at the Meadow Park Sports Centre and enjoy fun giveaways like t-shirts, magnets, green pens and sunflower seeds.
When: Saturday May 29, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Where: Meadow Park Sports Centre
What: ENVIROFEST The Resort Municipality of Whistler and the Whistler Blackcomb Foundation present Enviro-Fest, an annual event aimed at showcasing environmentally friendly choices offered within the Whistler community. Call (604) 935-0772 to book your space by May 14.
When: Saturday June 5, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Where: Various locations throughout the Village