SAFARI ON ICE. The Whistler Skating Clubs carnival follows a safari through Africa theme, from Egypt to South Africa. Gary Beacon, a former Canadian senior mens national competitor, is scheduled to be the guest skater. Tickets for the May 5 show are available at Meadow Park Sports Arena.
WHISTLER VALLEY TENNIS CLUB GRAND OPENING. Noon to 4 p.m. on May 5 and 6 the Whistler Valley Tennis Club is welcoming new and returning members at the club beside Hozs Pub, overlooking Nita Lake. For information contact Michele Bush at 938-1495.
PEMBERTON WOMENS INSTITUTE SPRING SALE. Garden plants, home baking, seed potatoes and a white elephant are all for sale Saturday, May 5, 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Pemberton Legion.
DINNER, AUCTION AND LIVE ENTERTAINMENT. The Pemberton and District Museum and Archives Society is holding a fund-raising dinner and auction Saturday, May 5, 6 p.m. at the Pemberton Legion. Call 894-6682 for information.
YUMMY IN MY TUMMY. Join Childrens Librarian Linda Neumann for a morning of stories, songs, rhymes and a craft that will whet your appetite, Sunday, May 6 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Ages 3-6. Call the Whistler Public Library at 932-5564 to pre-register.
WHISTLER INTERNATIONAL WINE FESTIVAL. The annual festival, now in its 11 th year, is a fund-raising event for the Whistler Public Library. Wines presented by International Cellars Inc., with the support of the Consulates of Spain, the United States, Chile and France. Tuesday, May 8, 7-9 p.m. at the Chateau Whistler. Tickets are $25, available at the library, the conference centre and at the door.
MOTHERS DAY PANCAKE BREAKFAST. The Whistler Lions Club is presenting its annual Mothers Day breakfast Sunday, May 13, from 9 a.m. to noon at the IGA in Marketplace. All proceeds will go to Camp Squamish.
GIANT GARAGE SALE. Saturday, May 12, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at Myrtle Philip school. A fund-raiser for the Parent Advisory Council. Tables are $30. Contact Sana March at 932-2016 or Karen Williamson at 932-1181.
CHIC SCOTT SLIDE SHOW. The local chapter of the Alpine Club of Canada and the Whistler Guides Bureau are presenting Chic Scott, who recently published Pushing the Limits The Story of Canadian Mountaineering. May 12, 7:30 p.m. at the Coast Hotel. Tickets are $5, available from Escape Route and at the door.
THE ART OF THE HUICHOL INDIANS. The Whistler Public Library is hosting a video presentation by Isabel Jordan at the Myrtle Philip Community Centre May 15, 7:30 p.m. A display of art work by the Huichol Indians of Mexico will also be available. The Huichol are highly creative people and reflect their strong ceremonial traditions and rich mythology in the visionary artwork called yarn painting. Admission by donation. Call 932-5564 for information.
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