Special Events 

What: AN INCONVENIENT TRUTH Take in the 2007 Academy Award-winning documentary that focuses on the science of global warming and reversing the effects of global climate change. Admission is a suggested $2 donation with proceeds to benefit AWARE.

When: Thursday April 19, 1 p.m.

Where: MY Millennium Place

What: CLIMATE CHANGE AND WHISTLER’S ROLE The next Whistler Naturalists speaker series will feature two presentations that focus on climate change. PhD student Paul Spence will explain the science of climate change and Kristina Swerhun will discuss her master’s research project focusing on climate-induced threats to alpine biodiversity in Whistler.

When: Thursday April 19, 7:30 p.m.

Where: MY Millennium Place

What: EARTH DAY SPRING FLING St. John the Divine Anglican Church is hosting a community celebration featuring local environmental organizations, gardeners, conservation and naturalist groups. For more information call 604-898-5100.

When: Saturday April 21, 9 a.m.

Where: St. John the Divine Anglican Church, Squamish

What: INTERNATIONAL ASTRONOMY DAY Bring telescopes, binoculars, star charts, and warm clothes and see the Moon, planet Saturn and the International Space Station. Admission is free. For more information email stars@nemy.com.

When: Saturday April 21, 7 p.m.

Where: Alta Lake

What: JOEL FERNANDES BAND LIVE Euphoric Event Solutions presents this special performance by the house band from Roosters Country Cabaret in Pitt Meadows with special guest Emcee Rob Michaels from Mountain FM. This is a licensed event, no minors. Tickets $10 at Stylezone or at the door. For more information contact Travis 604-848-9666, or www.euphoriceventsolutions.com

When: Saturday April 21, 8 p.m.

Where: Brennan Park Recreation Centre, Squamish

What: EARTH DAY YOGA CLASS Lululemon Athletica hosts this unique opportunity to participate in Asana, Chanting, Earth meditation and enjoy inspirational World Music to help set our intention. Bring good karma, admission is free. Please take the bus, carpool, bike or walk to class!

When: Sunday April 22, 10 – 11:30 a.m.

Where: Spruce Grove Field House

What: LUNA DROP-IN DODGEBALL GRAND FINALE Your last chance this year to dodge, duck, dip dive and dodge. Get a team of eight together, give it a name, choose your outfits and compete to win overnight stays at the Pan Pacific and Hilton hotels, gift certificates and $500 cash. Take the #43 bus, wear non-marking gym shoes. $6/$8. Register with Kiran at 604-935-8372.

When: Monday April 23, 8 p.m.

Where: Whistler Secondary School

What: WHISKY TASTING The Garibaldi Lift Company (GLC) is presenting a special Single Malt Scotch Whisky tasting where participants will be guided through sampling five rare single malts by whisky educator and enthusiast Andrew Starritt of Caskstrength.ca. Seats are $60, enrollment has been limited to 25 people. Drop by the GLC to register or call 604-905-2220. When: Wednesday April 25, 7 p.m.

Where: Garibaldi Lift Co.

What: HOLD ON TO YOUR KIDS A lecture by Dr. Gabor Maté will show parents to satisfy their children’s need to find direction by turning towards a source of authority, contact and warmth. Presented by the Squamish area Parent Advisory Council, admission is by donation with child minding by request only. Call Andrea at 604-898-2093 to reserve a place.

When: Tuesday April 24, 7 p.m.

Where: Don Ross Secondary School, Squamish

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