CROSS-COUNTRY SKI CLOTHING AND EQUIPMENT SWAP. Check in gear Friday, Sept. 28 from 6 to 9 p.m. or Saturday, Sept. 29 from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Swap is from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sept. 29 at Myrtle Philip school.
WHISTLER FISHTIVAL. The municipality, B.C. Forest Service, Whistler Fisheries Stewardship Group, Rotary Club and Angling Club of Whistler are combining B.C. Rivers Day with Arbor Day on Sept. 29 and 30. From 9 a.m. to noon on Sept. 29 volunteers are invited to gather at River of Golden Dreams and Lorimer Road to help the trees and fish. On Sept. 30 at the Whistler Outdoor Experience Company at Edgewater there will be a canoe scavenger hunt, barbecue and open house introducing the river of Golden Dreams Watershed Management Plan, between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.
THE OTHER FIREFIGHTERS BALL. A Whistler tradition, Oct. 29 at the GLC.
RIVER OF GOLDEN DREAMS MANAGEMENT PLAN. An open house will be held Sunday, Sept. 30 at The Edgewater Outdoor Centre, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Held in conjunction with B.C. Rivers Day, the idea is to share the draft plan with the community. Feedback is welcome.
HARVEST FESTIVAL FARMERS MARKET. Sunday, Sept. 30 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. next to the Fairmont Chateau Whistler. Locally-grown produce as well as crafts, preserves and baking from area artists and artisans.
FIRESIDE SING-A-LONG AND MARSHMALLOW ROAST. Whistler Singers is looking for new members. Audition us and eat our marshmallows, then think about joining the Whistler Singers Community Choir. Wednesday, Oct. 3, 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Tyrol Lodge, 5302 Alta Lake Road (look for the balloons.
JEWISH HOLIDAY CELEBRATION. All are welcome to come and celebrate the holiday of Sukkot with the Jewish Community of Whistler on Friday, Oct. 5 at 6 p.m. at MY Place. Festivities will consist of a short service and story, decorating of the Sukkah, and a pot-luck dinner. If you are interested in volunteering or require more information contact Steve Milstein at 938-3511, Jane Shadley at 932-5727, or Kasi Lubin at 905-3995.
WHISTLER MOUNTAIN SKI CLUB SWAP. The annual ski swap takes place over the Thanksgiving weekend, Oct. 5-7, at the Blackcomb daylodge.
PETERS DRURY TRIO . Jazz trio from Whitehorse, Yukon, at Maurice Young Millennium Place in Whistler on Saturday, Oct. 6 at 8 p.m. and in Squamish, at the Eagle Eye Theatre at Howe Sound Secondary on Oct. 5 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $20 for adults, $16 for seniors and students.