The Challenge has begun! Dont be the only one not participating. Join in the two-week challenge to walk, bike, skate, bus or carpool to work in Whistlers Commuter Challenge. Call 604-935-8204. The Commuter Challenge runs from Sept. 17-30. Theres a chance of winning a W-B seasons pass...
WHISTLER COMEDY FESTIVAL>>
The Comedy Festival comes to Whistler from Sept. 18 to 21 at several locations. Call Tourism Whistler at 604-938-2769 for more info and tickets.
WHISTLER WRITERS FESTIVAL>>
Writing workshops, short stories by Whistler writers, and readings are all part of the festival from Sept. 19-21. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
WHCF TENNIS TOURNAMENT>>
Help raise money for teleradiology equipment at the Whistler Health Care Foundation tennis tournament on Sat. Sept. 20 at 8:30 a.m. Reception to follow. Call the Whistler Racquet Club to register. $91 for tennis tournament, $55 for reception only.
BAREFOOT WETLAND MAPPING>>
Celebrate BC Rivers Day at Rainbow Park on Sun. Sept. 21 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Help map the wetland habitat by Rainbow Creek.
2 nd ANNUAL KELTY PATRICK DENNEHY DRIVE FOR LIFE>>
Join the charity golf tournament, gala dinner and auction and support research awareness about depression related suicide. Call Kerry or Ginny Dennehy at 604-938-0588 to register for the events on Sept. 20 and 21 at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler.
Its a Nature Exposed Photo Showdown at MY Place on Fri. Sept. 26. Local photographers will show off their talents showcasing regional natural beauty. Call Kathryn Shepherd at 604-935-8472 for info.
PEMBERTON COUNTRY FAIR>>
The fall fair will have farm displays, a petting zoo, fish and wildlife exhibits among many other things on Sat. Sept 27 at the Pemberton Museum Grounds from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free admission.
STRONG GIRL, WISE WOMAN>>
A seminar for young women in Grades 5, 6, and 7 (as well as mothers or guardians) for fostering positive body images and preventing disordered eating. Call 604-935-8410 for tickets. Register by Fri. Sept. 19. Seminar takes place on Sun. Sept. 21 from 3-5 p.m.
An assembled panel will look at the future of the landlord tenant relationship in Whistler and how we might all prosper to 2010 and beyond. The forum runs from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Tues. Sept. 23 at the Delta Whistler Village Suites.