MUSIC FROM PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND>>
The newest fiddling sensation out of PEI, 18-year-old Cynthia MacLeod, will get your toes a tappin at MY Place along with singer/guitarist Gordon Belsher. The duo will play on Sat. Jan. 10 at 8 p.m. They will play a variety of traditional and original songs. Tix are $15 for adults, $12 for students/seniors.
3 rd ANNUAL LOST LAKE SHUFFLE/SKIFEST>>
Cross country skiers start your engines! Theres a 3.5 km course at Lost Lake waiting for relay teams or solo skiers to do as many laps as possible in four hours. Categories include family, youth, male, female and mixed teams in either classic or skate ski techniques. The shuffle will begin at 11 a.m. on Sun. Jan. 11. SKIFEST will take place on the same day with free trail use for the day as well as introductory lessons, and free hot chocolate and snacks. More info and registration forms are available at the Cross Country Connection.
WATERSHED CD RELEASE>>
Performances from musicians from the Rutherford Creek Collective will mark the release of Watershed, a benefit CD for family members of victims of the Rutherford Creek flooding tragedy. Check out the performance on Sun. Jan 11 at Moe Joes. Tix $15 at the door, includes CD. Call Moe Joes 604-935-1152 for info.
A vibrant percussion troupe that has played in Whistler before is back at MY Place to stir the heart again. Check out their experimentation with movement, sound and multimedia on Sat. Jan. 17 at 8 p.m. Tix are $20 for adults and $17 for seniors/students.
The first regular council meeting of 2004 will take place at 6:30 p.m. on Mon. Jan. 12 at council chambers in Municipal Hall.
WOMEN OF WHISTLER>>
Whistlers three female municipal councillors, Caroline Lamont, Kristi Wells and Marianne Wade will discuss recent council issues and share their personal experiences about life on council. The meeting will take place on Tues. Jan. 13 from 6-9 p.m. at MY Place. To register and pay for the event, log on to www.whistlerchamber.com
SPRING CREEK PAC>>
Parents meet in the multi-purpose room of the new school at 6:30 p.m. on Wed. Jan. 14.
All welcome to AWARES Annual General Meeting on Sun. Jan. 18 at 7 p.m. at the Delta Whistler Resort. There will be speakers, updates and elections for the 2004 Board of Directors.