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SPECIAL EVENTS

A FINE AND PLEASANT MISERY . The humour of Patrick F. McManus is featured in this one-man, two-act play of adolescent fears. At Maurice Young Millennium Place Oct. 26, 8 p.m. Reception at 7:30 p.m. Also, Oct. 27 in Pemberton at St. David’s Church.

OLYMPIC FIRESIDE CHAT . Richard Way of the 2010 Olympic Bid Corporation will discuss the Nordic sports facilities for the 2010 Olympic bid Friday, Oct. 26 at 7 p.m. in the Raven Room at the Delta Village Suites. Guest speakers include several designers of Nordic facilities.

VANCOUVER SKI AND SNOWBOARD SWAP . The 36 th annual edition of the swap has moved dates and location. The swap has been moved to B.C. Place Stadium, and will be held Oct. 26-28. Admission is by donation, with proceeds going to support junior racing and snow sport programs in British Columbia.

RAVENSCROFT? Between Shifts Theatre kicks off its new season with the comic mystery Ravenscroft? at the Eagle Eye Theatre in Squamish Oct. 26-27 and Nov. 1-3. Set in a county manor in post Victorian England, the play follows the classic who-done-it with a modern turn of events. Starring Skai Stevenson as Inspector Ruffing and Carla Fuhre as the manor’s matriarch. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Special two-for-one matinee Nov. 3 at 1:30 p.m. Tickets are $10 and available at Billie’s Bouquet, Style Zone, Sea to sky Meats and Barb’s Beehive.

HAUNTED HOUSE & CREEPY CONDO . At Meadow Park Sports Centre Oct. 28, noon-4 p.m.

JOB FAIR . The Whistler Chamber of Commerce organizes the final job fair of the fall, Oct. 29-30 at the conference centre. Drop off resumes to local businesses at the fair Oct. 29; interviews Oct. 30.

TRICK OR TREAT AND FIREWORKS . Tapley’s Farm is closed to traffic and turned over to trick-or-treaters for Halloween. Whistler Firefighters and Nesters Market present fireworks at Myrtle Philip school, starting at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 31.

OBJECTS IN MIRROR ARE CLOSER THAN THEY APPEAR . Lyle Victor Albert’s autobiographical one-man Fringe play depicts the trials and tribulations of growing up, ending relationships, learning to drive – all with the added burden of cerebral palsy. At Maurice Young Millennium Place Nov. 2.

GONNA BUILD AN ARK . Whistler Children’s Chorus present an afternoon of music Nov. 4, 4:30 p.m. at Our Lady of the Mountains Catholic Church.

CINDERELLA . A pantomime version of this classic tale Nov. 8-10 at Maurice Young Millennium Place.

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