Special Events 

What: Giant garage sale - The Rotary Club of Whistler Millennium is hosting the second annual GIANT Garage Sale at the Creekside Underground Parking Lot. The date coincides with the Children's Art Festival, and will definitely generate great foot traffic. Book a table to sell your wares in this central location - all of profits are yours to keep. For $20, you get a spot in the parking lot, a table to put all of your goodies on, and the benefit of marketing and promotions. Contact Melissa at 604-902-9099. Proceeds from the table rentals and pancake sales help fund various community and international projects of the Rotary Club of Whistler Millennium.

When: Saturday, August 13 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where: Creekside Parking Garage


What: Art in the park - This annual event features a variety of artist displays, a diverse lineup of live musical acts including local favourite Papa Josh, artist workshops for young and old, plus a barbecue by The Local and a very affordable beer garden.

When:            Saturday, August 13, from 2  p.m. - 8 p.m.

Where: Fauxberg Park, downtown Pemberton


What: Film movement series -
Join in on the third Monday of every month for award-winning independent and foreign films selected from the world's top film festivals. August's film is a comedy-drama from Israel, Germany, France and Romania.  Free to attend. Popcorn by donation.

When: Monday, August 15, at 7  p.m.

Where: Community Room, Whistler Public Library


What: Whistler Job Search - network with other local job seekers and improve your job search skills. Free to attend. No registration required. Contact Jodi Annett at 604-932-3202. When: Tuesday, August 16, from  2 - 3 p.m.

Where: Community Room, Whistler Public Library



What: Lunafliks presents - this week's film is Leaves of Grass. A special treat for the August 17 screening is the free shuttle offered by Ziptrek Ecotours after the film, returning audience members to the gondolas. Leaves of Grass will be preceded by a sunset BBQ, a lakeside set by Miss Kosmik, the popular Jiffy Pop popcorn station, and PechaKucha mini presentations.

Audiences should bring a blanket or chair and $7 entry, wear warm layers, and make offerings to the sun gods, as Lunafliks will be cancelled in poor weather. www.lunafliks.com .

When: Wednesday, August , gates at 8:30 p.m., movie begins at sundown

Where: Lost Lake Park.


What: Adult pirate pak! - On August 17, guests both young and old can treat themselves to a childhood favourite as White Spot brings back the 'Adult Pirate Pak' for its fourth annual Pirate Pak Day. For each kids and adult Pirate Pak sold next Wednesday, White Spot will make a $2 donation to longtime B.C. charity Zajac Ranch for Children , an organization dedicated to giving children with life-threatening illnesses and chronic disabilities an unforgettable summer camp experience.

When: Wednesday, August 17

Where: Any B.C. White Spot, including Whistler


What: 55+ Drop In -
Come out for the 55+ Drop In every third Thursday of the month. For more info contact Melissa at 604-902-0865.

When: Thursday, August 18, 2 - 3 p.m.

Where: Community Room, Whistler Public Library


What: Antioxidants -What are they? Why do we need them? What are the best ways to get them? Who needs them most? Hear from Dr. Heather Johnston from Village

Centre Chiropractic and Massage in a free health talk discussing the ins and outs of antioxidants. Everyone is welcome, no RSVP necessary

When: August 18 at 6 p.m.

Where: Whistler Library




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