MILLENNIUM PLACE BIRTHDAY>>
An open house at Millennium Place on Sunday, Sept 22 from 2 to 5 p.m. There will be cake to celebrate its first year. Call 604-935-8410 for info
Vancouver city councillor Gordon Price will speak about transportation issues at a special AWARE meeting on Monday Sept. 23 at 7 p.m. at the Delta Whistler Resort. Call 604-932-4457 for more info.
Celebrate BC Rivers Day at Edgewater on Sunday Sept. 29 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Join in a scavenger hunt on the River of Golden Dreams as well as a BBQ and face painting as well as displays from local environmental groups. There will also be fly fishing demonstrations from the Angling Club. For more info call 604-935-8323.
PILATES AND YOU>>
Free public presentation by local professional instructors on Monday Sept. 30 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Glacier Lodge Conference Room. For info call 604-932-9541.
WHISTLER SKATING CLUB>>
The Whistler Skating Club Canskate program begins offering instruction in basic skating skills for kids by CFSA certified coaches. Registration continues until the end of Sept. Canskate classes are offered on Tuesday and Thursday from 5 to 5:45 p.m. Registration forms are available at Meadow Park or call 604-938-0088.
11 th ANNUAL DUCK RACE>>
See Big Brothers, Big Sisters notice for info on the annual duck race on Thanksgiving Day.
RETURN OF THE SALMON FESTIVAL, SQUAMISH>>
This years Squamish festival runs from Sat. Oct. 12 to Sun. Nov. 3. The goal is to hoist 150 hand painted windsocks from Squamish Station down to the estuary. All community members can paint a windsock to welcome the salmon back to Squamish. Call Nikki at 604-898-4860 for more info on windsock painting workshops.
MLA Ted Nebbeling is speaking at the Chamber of Commerce luncheon on Friday, Sept. 20 at 11:45 a.m. at Evergreens Restaurant in the Delta Whistler Resort. The luncheon is $20 for members, $25 for non-members. Call 604-932-5922 for reservations.
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