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The Association of Whistler Area Residents for the Environment welcomes all to their monthly meeting on Thursday, Sept. 5 at 7 p.m. in the Delta Whistler Resort (downstairs boardrooms). Guest speakers - managers of the Nita Lake Lodge development to discuss the project and potential protection of Millar Creek Wetlands. Call 604-932-4457 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
WOMEN OF WHISTLER>>
Meeting Sept. 17, 6:30 p.m. at Bavaria Restaurant.
ALPINE CANADA AGM>>
Meeting Sept. 21 at Coast Whistler Hotel.
FEDERATION OF B.C. NATURALISTS>>
The federation holds its annual general meeting in Whistler Sept. 20-22.
WHISTLER. ITS OUR FUTURE>>
The final workshop in phase 1 of the Comprehensive Sustainability Plan will be a two-day workshop the weekend of Sept. 21-22. Participants are asked to help choose criteria for Whistlers future. Phase 2, later in the fall, will look at scenarios for Whistlers future. Register at www.whistlerfuture.com
Life drawing sessions ongoing on Monday nights, between 6 to 9 p.m. at Millennium Place, $15 drop-in. Draw models in your choice of dry medium. Facilitated by Mark of Lotus Art Supplies, and Britt Germann. Call 604-938-0055, or 604-905-5540 for more information. Models needed!
WHISTLERS ONLY POLITICAL PARTY>>
Meets every three weeks at ...Gone Bakery. Call Chris Childs at 604-938-6318 ext. 222 or e-mail WSG@yahoogroups.com for next meeting date.
ON THE MOUNTAINS
Glacier skiing is over for the summer season. Blackcomb will re-open for winter on Nov. 28.
Mountain bike park is open daily 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Lifts open daily for sightseeing.
The ultimate summer movie? Kate Bosworth, Michelle Rodriquez and Matthew Davis star in this story of female surfers in Hawaii. At the Rainbow Theatre Aug. 30-Sept. 5, at 7 and 9 p.m.
Volunteers needed for the Federation of B.C. Naturalists Fall General Meeting Sept. 20-22. There will be a wide range of speakers and field trips. Confirmed speakers include: Tom Hurd (Banff Wildlife Specialist); Jack Souther (volcanoes); Kathy Martin (alpine bird migration); Morgan Wells (traditional plant use); Karl Ricker (glaciology); and Michael Allen (black bear and cougar researcher). There are volunteer opportunities to help with organizing venues, transportation, signage, registration, etc. Contact Cathy Conroy at 604-894-1124 or email email@example.com