ALPINE CLUB OF CANADA, WHISTLER SECTION Outdoor club focused on mountaineering, ski touring, climbing and hiking. Trip schedule www.alpineclubofcanada.ca/sections/whistler.html. Call 604-902-1772 for details.
AMERICAN FRIENDS OF WHISTLER Americans with ties to Whistler raise and distribute funds to enhance the community and foster greater friendship between Canadians and Americans. For more info visit www.afow.org
AWARE is a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving the environment. Meets the first Wednesday of every month, 6 p.m. at the Westin. Contact Sara Jennings at email@example.com or visit www.awarewhistler.org.
BACKCOUNTRY HORSEMEN OF BC The Backcountry Horsemen offer trailriding and social excursions, all revolving around a mutual love of horses. Meetings are the second Wednesday of every month at 7:30 p.m. Call (604) 815-4543 for more information.
BIG BROTHERS, BIG SISTERS Please call 604-938-9299 if you would like to make a difference in a child's life. Adult mentors provide friendship and fun for children in elementary schools one hour per week.
CANADIAN HOME BUILDERS' ASSOCIATION Meets every second Wednesday at Earl's Restaurant from 12-1:15 p.m. Members and non-members welcome. Contact Bronwen at firstname.lastname@example.org.
COUNCIL OF CANADIANS The Whistler chapter invites locals to engage in discussions of social justice, water issues and international trade. Contact Pina at email@example.com
DUPLICATE BRIDGE CLUB Now meeting Wednesdays at MY Place. Call Astrid at 604-938-9274 for more info.
GET BEAR SMART SOCIETY Learn more about coexisting with bears in your backyard. Call us at 604-905-4209 or at www.bearsmart.com.
MATURE ACTION COMMITTEE (MAC) HReviews potential opportunities for activity services in the Resort Municipality of Whistler that will not only enable seniors to age in place, but also enhance senior's lifestyle choices allowing them active engagement in the community. Visit www.whistlermac or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
MOUNTAIN SPIRIT TOASTMASTERS Interested in mastering communication skills in a supportive environment? Drop in for free every Wed. at 5:30 p.m. at Municipal Hall, Flute Room. Contact Sarah Lynch at (604) 962-3413 or email@example.com.
MILLENNIUM PLACE Whistler's community centre for arts, culture and inspiration. Performance theatre, art gallery, daycare, youth centre, meditation room, meeting facilities . Visit www.artswhistler.com or call 604-935-8410.
PEARL'S SAFE HOME Temporary shelter in a safe, supportive environment for women and children experiencing abuse in relationships. Locations in Whistler and Pemberton, available 24 hours a day. All services are free. Call 1-877-890-5711 or 604-892-5711.
PEMBERTON ARTS COUNCIL Connect with other artists, writers, artisans, musicians and help make Pemberton a vibrant arts community. Meetings every third Thursday, 7:30 p.m., 1422 Collins Road. Call 604-894-5558 or www.pembertonart.com.
PEMBERTON AND DISTRICT MUSEUM AND ARCHIVE SOCIETY The society meets every 3rd Wed. of the month.Open May to Sept., 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., seven days a week. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
PEMBERTON COMMUNITY CHOIR Sparkle Choir (Grades 1 - 3) rehearses every Wednesday from 12:30 - 12:55 p.m. at Signal Hill Elementary School music room. Pembertunes (Grades 4 - 7) rehearse every Tuesday from 3:30 to 5 p.m. at St. David's United Church. Call Helen Pearson at 604-894-1520.
PEMBERTON VALLEY TRAILS ASSOCIATION Meets the second Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Pemberton Recreation Centre. Call 604-894-6402.
PEMBERTON/WHISTLER KARATE CLUB Teaching traditional Shito Ryu Karate since 1985. Non-profit, sanctioned and insured by Karate B.C., affiliated with the NKA and the WKF. Kids and Adult classes in Pemberton, Whistler and Mt. Currie, we meet Monday, Wednesday and Thursday. Contact Doug 604-932-3022 or Richard 604-894-5357.
PEMBERTON WILDLIFE ASSOCIATION Focuses on conservation of all fish and wildlife species. It's an affiliate of the BC Wildlife Federation and operates a certified shooting range. For more info call (604) 894-5730.
PEMBERTON WOMEN'S INSTITUTE Meets the third Monday of each month at the activity room at St. David's United Church at 7:30 p.m. New members welcome. Contact Linda Ronayne at 604-894-6580.
REGIONAL RECYCLING WHISTLER Hours for bottle drop-off are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Located on Nesters Road, next to municipal works yard. Deposit-refund system available. Commercial loads accepted by appt. Call 604-932-3733.
ROTARY CLUB OF WHISTLER Meets Tuesdays, 7:15 a.m., at the Wildwood Pacific Bistro on Northlands Blvd.
ROTARY CLUB OF WHISTLER MILLENNIUM The Club holds meetings every week, Thursdays at 12:15 p.m. at Pan Pacific Village Centre.
TETRA SOCIETY, WHISTLER CHAPTER This non-profit volunteer-based organization creates assistive devices for people with disabilities. Project requests and volunteers, particularly those with mechanical and design skills, are needed. Contact Carla at 604-905-9597 or go to www.tetrasociety.org for info.
WHISTLER ADAPTIVE SPORTS PROGRAM Provides sports and recreation experiences for people with disabilities. Donations of equipment or funds help provide those opportunities. Call Chelsey Walker at 604-935-9406 or email email@example.com.
WHISTLER ANIMALS GALORE Shelter that protects and enhances the lives of lost, unwanted and homeless animals. Volunteer dog walking or animal visits Mon. and Tues. 2 - 6 p.m. and Wed. through Sun. 1 - 5 p.m. Call 604-935-8364.
WHISTLER ARTS COUNCIL Full arts and culture listings. Comprehensive artist directory and programs, events and performances year-round. For info call 604-935-8410 or visit www.artswhistler.com.
WHISTLER EMERGENCY SOCIAL SERVICES ESS provides short-term assistance to Whistler residents during emergencies. For more info or to join please contact ESS Coordinator at 604-905-9393 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
WHISTLER FOR THE DISABLED provides access to information for people with disabilities on accessible accommodations, restaurants, nightlife, recreation and tour adventures. For info visit www.whistlerforthedisabled.com.
WHISTLER FISHERIES STEWARDSHIP GROUP Works to restore Whistler's waterways through education, projects, advocacy, and community partnerships. Call 604-935-8374 or email Heather at email@example.com.
WHISTLER HIGH OUTPUT BUSINESS NETWORK A new community group aimed at bringing together local businesspeople. Meets every Monday, 11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m. at Nita Lake Lodge, Call (604) 698-0055 for more info.
WHISTLER HOUSING AUTHORITY Long-term rental and ownership housing for Whistler residents. Eligible residents can register with the WHA to purchase or rent a resident restricted property. Visit www.whistlerhousing.ca.
WHISTLER LIONS CLUB The club meets on the first Tuesday of each month. Women welcome. Call Ed at 604-938-9848.
WHISTLER MUSEUM AND ARCHIVES SOCIETY The museum is open again and offers a multi-media presentation showing the history of Whistler. It's open seven days a week, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. at 4333 Main Street. Go to www.whistlermuseum.org for more.
WHISTLER PUBLIC LIBRARY Open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday. Drop-In preschool storytimes at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesdays. Singing with the Babies at 11 a.m. on Saturdays. For more info, call 604-935-8433.
WHISTLER READS The Whistler Village book group. The group picks a new book and meets to discuss it every eight weeks. Go to bookbuffet.com and click on Whistler Reads for the latest book/event. Contact Paula at 604-907-2804 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
WHISTLER SCOUTS Four programs for boys and girls: Beavers (ages 5 - 7), Cubs (ages 8 - 10), Scouts (ages 11 - 13), and Venturers (ages 14 - 17). Meetings take place Monday evenings at Myrtle Philip. Contact Jim at 604-932-6941 or visit www.whistlerscouts.org.
WHISTLER SINGERS This adult community choir rehearses Thursday evenings 7-9 p.m. preparing for performances throughout the year at Whistler Secondary. New members both vocal and instrumental are always welcome. Call Candice at 604-932-3022.
WHISTLER VALLEY QUILTERS' GUILD The guild meets the first and third Tuesday of each month at 7pm in the Multipurpose room at Millennium Place, starting September 21. Visitors and new members welcome. Call Sharon at (604) 894-6292.
ZERO CEILING SOCIETY Delivers adventure-based learning for disadvantaged and at-risk youth in the Lower Mainland and Sea to Sky corridor._Donations and interested volunteers welcome! Please call Kasi Lubin at 604-935-7963 or visit www.zeroceiling.org.