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What:  The Whistler Museum and Whistler is excited to announce their first ever LEGO building competition for adults. The theme is "Off Season? What off Season!?" and the event is open to 20 competitors. Call 604-932-2019 to sign up by Tuesday, Oct. 11. Entry to compete is $10 while spectators are welcome to join in the party and cast their votes for the winning submission for a suggested donation of $5.

When:  Thursday, Oct. 13 with doors open to public at 7 p.m.

Where:  Whistler Museum


What:  Stand up comedy at it's finest. Local funny man Kelly Dyer and Vancouver's Jonny Scoop are bringing an all-star line up of comedians to come tell it on the mountain. Featuring Sean Emeny, Patrick Maliha, MC Carter Hortie and guest Kelly Dyer. Tickets $15.

When:  Saturday, Oct. 8 show at 9 p.m.

Where:  Garibaldi Lift Company


What:  Turkey Sale! The legendary annual sale features up to 70 per cent off brand name goods.

When:  Oct. 7 through 10. Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. then Monday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where:  Upper Village


What:  Learn how-to resources to help with homework and how to find books to please a reluctant reader or a reader who has read everything at a library workshop during Canadian Library Month. Free and no registration required! When:  Friday, Oct. 7 from noon to 12:30 p.m.

Where:  Community Room, Whistler Public Library


What:  The Whistler Waldorf School Harvest Soup Contest is back for the tenth year. Local restaurants are invited to showcase their best harvest soup. For $5 sample each soup and cast a vote by having a full bowl of the selected soup.

When:  Sunday, Oct. 9 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  At the Farmers Market in the Upper Village


What:  Fire Prevention Week in Whistler. This year's theme "Protect your Family from Fire" focuses on keeping you, your family, and your community safer from fire.

When:  Oct. 9 to 15

Where:  Various locations


What:  Thanksgiving Semi-Potluck in Squamish. RSVP by calling 604-898-3333.

When:  Sunday, Oct. 9

Where:  Brackendale Art Gallery


What:  Dance Whistler AGM. Dance Whistler is a non-profit association dedicated to promoting and supporting dance and dance-related performances,

activities, workshops and events in Whistler. The agenda AGM includes planning the year ahead and electing directors.