The Little Theatres Production of Hamlet is a comedic co-production of an age-old tale from the Whistler Players and Between Shifts Theatre. In Squamish at the Eagle Eye Theatre on June 26, 27, 28 and 29 at 8 p.m - adults $12. In Whistler at Millennium Place on July 4, 5 and 6 at 8 p.m - adults $14.
PEMBERTON MUSEUM SOCIETY
The first annual quilt show on June 29 at the Pemberton Museum from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
6 th ANNUAL MAMQUAM RIVER WHITEWATER FESTIVAL
The Squamish Kayak and Adventure Center presents the annual festival with an obstacle course race, downriver freestyle event, clinic and demonstrations, a BBQ, live entertainment and much more, Saturday June 29 to 30. Call 604-898-5498 for more info.
CANADA DAY PARADE
Deck out in red and white and celebrate Canada Day in Whistler, July 1. Parade ends with a party at the Whistler 2010 Information Centre. There will also be a BBQ fundraiser on the deck of the Whistler Mountain Ski Club Cabin. From 2:30 to 5:30 p.m., rain or shine.
LAUNCH OF THE COUNTDOWN CLOCK
Only 365 days until the International Olympic Committee makes a decision. The Countdown Clock will start on July 2 at 2 p.m. on the deck of the 2010 Information Centre.
PUBLIC READING FOR KIDS
Popular B.C. childrens author Linda Bailey will kick off the Summer Reading Club on Wednesday, July 3 at 7 p.m. at the Whistler Public Library. The reading is most appropriate for children ages 5 and up. Bailey will also be at the Squamish Public Library at 1 p.m. on July 3 and at the Pemberton Pubic Library at 12:30 p.m. on July 4.
The Pemberton Womens Institute has rescheduled the annual Strawberry Tea to Thursday, July 4 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Pemberton Museum. Cost is $4 for strawberry shortcake and tea or coffee.
Annual evening event celebrating the works of 50 local artists. Live auction also takes place this year. Tickets $5 at the door, Underground at the Whistler Conference Centre, July 6. For more info call 604-935-8419.
ANNUAL SEA TO SKY TRAIL RIDE
Join the ride from D'Arcy to Whistler, Whistler to Squamish on July 6 -7. For more info call 604-730-1247.
BEAR SMART PRESENTATIONS
Presentations will focus on various aspects of bear biology & ecology, bear behaviour, living with bears in your backyard, and safety in bear country. Every Wednesday night 7:30 to 9 p.m. at Millennium Place. Admission by donation. For more info, contact J.J. Whistler Bear Society at 604-905-4209.