Special Events 

What: Vanishing of the Bees - Come out to watch this important film narrated by Ellen Page about how honeybees have been mysteriously disappearing across the planet, literally vanishing from their hives. If you eat, you have to see this film. Free to attend.

When: Tuesday, June 14 at 6 p.m.

Where: in the Community Room of the Whistler Public Library


What:            Teddy bear picnic Grab your teddy bears and picnic blanket and enjoy a tasty lunch while decorating a vase, planting some flowers, blowing bubbles, getting a medical check-up, and listening to stories and singing courtesy of Music with Marnie. For info contact Stephanie Nicoll at 604-902-1433 or snicoll@whistler.ca.

When:            Saturday, June 11 at 10:30 a.m.

Where: Myrtle Philip Community School


What: Fairy Rhymes & Nursery Tales This original Vibe dance production takes audiences on an enchanted journey packed with surprises, high-calibre dancing and choreography. Tickets at www.artswhistler.com or call 604-935-8410.

When:            June 17, 18 and 19

Where: Millennium Place

Brain health The Healthy Brain Program is an innovative approach to the care of the brain. Free to attend. For information contact Sara Voyer at 604-892-6400.

When:            Every Tuesday in June - next on Tues, June 14 from 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Where:  Community Room, Whistler Public Library


What: Giant plant sale - The annual Whistler Library plant sale fundraiser will have soil, flower bulbs, potted plants, and garden gurus with free advice.

When:            Saturday, June 18 from 10 a.m. - 12 a.m.

Where: IGA parking lot


What: Pemberton Valley Trails Association - Support your local trails at the second Annual Pemberton Valley Trails Association (PVTA) fundraiser. Silent auction, raffle and door prizes will be complimented by a beer garden by Whistler Brewing. All proceeds go to the Pemberton Valley Trails Association.

When:            Saturday, June 18 at 8 p.m.

Where: Pemberton Community Centre


What: Like Classical music? This classical music concert will feature violinist Maddie Reid and pianist Karl Hirzer, who will play selections from Bach, Mozart, Dvorak, and Brahms.  Maddie, who grew up in Whistler, and Karl are music students at the University of Victoria. Admission by donation.

When:            Saturday, June 18 at 8 p.m.

Where: Our Lady of the Mountains Catholic Church


What: Linda Carney's Rotary Challenge  - This annual event raises funds for citizens of Squamish for medical costs not covered by Pharmacare and MSP. To download a pledge form, go to www.squamishrotary.com and click on 'downloads.' All you need is a bike, a sense of humour and a big heart. Costumes are encouraged. On Friday, June 10, Squamish Rotary will be hosting a "meat and greet" for riders and those interested in supporting the Linda Carney's Rotary Challenge.

When:            'Meat and Greet' on Friday, June 10 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. The Rotary Challenge takes place on Saturday, June 18 at 11 a.m. at Brennan Park.

Where: The Squamish Legion (for the Meat and Greet)


What: Community event coordination Do you have a really good event idea? Make it come alive by joining LUNA's Community Event Coordination (CEC) internship program. Once a year, young adults are given the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of event production for free, straight from the pros, and produce their own event at the end. Applications are being accepted until June 19, available at www.lunawhistler.com.


What: Canada day Parade This year the Whistler Chamber of Commerce's annual Canada Day Parade theme is "Our Town, Celebrating Whistler's vibrancy, lifestyle and achievements." For more information on this or other events being held between July 1-3 go to www.whistler.ca. For questions, contact Nicole at 604-932-5922 ext. 24.

When:            On July 1 the parade starts setting up at 10:30 in Day Lot 3.

Where:  Millennium Place



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