TELUS MOUNTAIN VALLEY GOLF CLASSIC>>
The seventh annual mixed golf fundraiser will take place at the Chateau Whistler Golf Course on Fri. Sept. 13. The after party at Dustys will feature a BBQ buffet, silent auction and music from the Hair Farmers. All proceeds go to various charities in the Sea to Sky communities.
MOUNT CURRIE SALMON FESTIVAL>>
Face painting, arts and crafts and a salmon ceremony are all part of the Mount Currie Salmon Festival on Sat. Sept. 14 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. There will be food and displays and canoe trips. For more info call Liz Jones or Carl Sam at 604-894-6234.
DRIVE FORE LIFE >>
The Kelty Patrick Dennehy Foundation Weekend to Remember Sept. 14-15 includes a gala dinner Saturday night and a golf tournament at Nicklaus North Sunday. The Drive Fore Life is to raise funds and awareness about depression-related teenage suicide. For information call 604-938-0588 or visit www.thekeltyfoundation.org
2002 TERRY FOX RUN>>
The 5 and 10 km run/walk takes place on Sunday Sept. 15 at a new Whistler location, Riverside Campground. Registration is at 9 a.m. and start is at 10 a.m. A family even for all with a BBQ, live music and face painting. All proceeds go to cancer research. Many volunteers required. For more information, please call Joanne Turner at 604-938-1902.
NEIL FALKNER MEMORIAL PLAQUE DEDICATION>>
On Sunday Sept. 15 friends and family of Neil Falkner will gather at House Rock on the Cheakamus River, northeast of Function Junction, to install a plaque in honour of Neil and in celebration of his birth, Sept. 17, 1969. The event will be informal and will begin at noon. Friends are encouraged to join in a lunch following the dedication to share stories and celebrate Neils life.
SPLASH FOR TRASH>>
Ezee Breather scuba divers will be scouring the depths of Cat Lake for underwater garbage on Sun. Sept. 15 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. A Squamish youth organization will separate the findings into recyclable and landfill materials. Volunteers are needed to help collect litter off the trails and from the lake. Call Sea to Sky Ocean Sports at 604-892-3366 for more info.
SKI MOVIE III: THE FRONT LINE>>
Monster cliff jumps and contortionist grabs over 180-foot gaps, Matchstick Productions presents Ski Movie III: The Front Line. Filmed in Alaska, BC, Norway, California and Colorado and premiering at Millennium Place on Thursday Sept. 19 at 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. Tickets are $10 at Helly Hanson stores in advance or at MY place on the 19 th .