LOST LAKE SHUFFLE. Four-hour cross-country relay race at Lost Lake Park, for teams of three or go solo, Jan. 19. Call 604-905-0071.
ROD CHARLESWORTH RECEPTION. The adele-campbell Gallery welcomes B.C. artist Rod Charlesworth Opening reception Jan. 19, 5-9 p.m. Show continues through February.
SKI FEST. Celebrate the joys of cross-country skiing Jan. 20, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at Lost Lake Park. Free skiing and equipment demos.
BETWEEN THE SHEETS 4. The Whistler Writers Group will be sharing their work at Chef Bernards on Sunday, Jan. 20 at 8 p.m. The mic will be open for anyone with a story, poem or song. Actors, writers, singers anyone with ears is invited to come out to this fun and informal evening.
THE WHISTLER ARTIST. Works by Gavin Livingston, Sharon Jensen and Helga Ruiterman are featured at an exhibition at Maurice Young Millennium Place. Opening reception is Jan. 24, 5-8 p.m. Show continues to Feb. 25.
WORLD FREESTYLE. The best freestyle skiers are in Whistler Jan. 25-27 for the final World Cup competition before the Salt Lake Olympics. Big Air demonstration Jan. 25 at 7 p.m., dual moguls on Davies Dervish Jan. 26, aerials at JJs Jump Jan. 27.
BURNT TONGUE & ITS ME, ONLY BETTER. Comedy comes to Maurice Young Millennium Place Jan. 25. Shannan Culcutt plays Izzy, a charming clown who wears a wedding dress in case she meets the man of her dreams. In Burnt Tongue her blind date doesnt show. In Its Me, Only Better the life jacket is the tip-off things arent going any better.
TELUS MOBILITY WINTER CLASSIC. The 10 th anniversary Whistler-Blackcomb Foundation fund-raising event includes a wine and cheese reception Jan. 25 at the Westin Resort and Spa. Corporate team events on the hill Jan. 25-26. Roundhouse Gala Celebration evening including dinner, dance and an auction Jan. 26. Call 604-938-7321 to join the party.
CLASSICAL MUSIC IN THE MOUNTAINS. The Andante Trio plays music from Debussy and Vivaldi Jan. 26, 7:30 p.m. at Our Lady of the Mountains Catholic Church. Admission is by donation. For information call Margo Bloom at 604-932-2133.
CHATEAU WHISTLER LOPPET. Annual cross-country ski race takes place in Lost Lake Park Jan. 27.
WOMEN OF WHISTLER. Valerie Castine, a motivational speaker and local artist, is the guest speaker at the organizations Jan. 22 meeting at the Delta Whistler Village Suites. Castine will be speaking on: How to Say No and Still Keep Your Friends and Customers. Pre-registration is required. Call 604-932-5528. Registration and no-host bar from 6 to 6:45 p.m.