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INDEPENDENT SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP SESSION>>

There will be an information session about an ambitious scholarship program for St. George’s School in Vancouver, an independent school for boys. The school will be offering free tuition, boarding and all extras to talented boys in Grades 6-12, both nationally and internationally. The information session will be held at MY Place on Friday, Jan. 17 at 7 p.m.

AWARE AGM>>

Come see AWARE’S first guest speaker of 2003 – Joe Foy of the Western Canada Wilderness Committee. Everyone is welcome to attend the AGM on Sunday, Jan. 19 at the Delta Whistler Resort. AWARE Open House from 6-7 p.m. Speakers and slideshow from 8-9:30 p.m. and Board of Directors elections from 8:30-9 p.m. Find out how to get involved in keeping Whistler healthy and beautiful.

BRAIN INJURY SUPPORT GROUP MEETING>>

All brain injury survivors, their family, friends, supporters and caregivers are invited to attend this meeting on Monday, Jan. 20 from 2-3 p.m. at the Whistler Health Unit, 4380 Lorimer Road. Call Leanie Eksteen at 604-892-2293 for more information.

ONGOING EVENTS

LIFE DRAWING>>

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 Marc of Lotus Art Supplies, and Britt Germann. Call 604-938-0055, or 604-905-5540 for more information. Models needed!

PEMBERTON OUTDOOR CLUB>>

The Pemberton Valley Walking, Hiking and Outdoor Club meets every Sunday at 11 a.m. at the Pemberton Information Centre to walk, hike, X-country ski, have fun and keep fit. For more info contact Judy Bonn at 604-894-0188 or email judybonn@telus.net

 

ON THE MOUNTAINS

BLACKCOMB>>

Blackcomb is open from 8:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. On Jan. 7 to 11 the best freeskiers in the world will battle it out at the Canadian Freeskiing Championships.

WHISTLER>>

Whistler Mountain opened on Thursday, Nov. 28. Gondola runs daily from 8:30 a.m. until 3 p.m.

 

MOVIES

RAINBOW THEATRE>>

THE HOT CHICK

Rob Schneider of Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo and The Animal fame is back again, this time as the most popular girl in high school stuck in a 30-year-old male body. Playing nightly at the Rainbow Theatre at 7 and 9:15 p.m.