Community Calendar – March 23 – Kawakubo fundraiser for Japan on Sunday

Red Eye Empire performs live at the River City Pub on Mar. 25.

March 23-25

SPRING BREAK AT THE REVELSTOKE RAILWAY MUSEUM Special activities for children all week long. Includes theatre presentations, arts & crafts, hands-on learning and more. From 1-3 p.m.

March 23

EARLY DEMENTIA SUPPORT GROUP MEETING An opportunity to share concerns and learn about additional strategies and resources to meet the challenges of dementia. Of interest to individuals who have had a recent diagnosis of dementia and/or are in the early stages of dementia. At the community centre. From 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Call Tuulikki Tennant at 837-2131 ext. 204 for more information.

INCOME TAX FILING SEMINAR Get help filing your income tax return. For people with low incomes. At the seniors’ centre. 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT Community group meeting. At the community centre. 7–8:30 p.m.

WES MACKEY live at the 112 Lounge. 7 p.m.

March 24

YOUTH FOCUS GROUP on employment, training and education. For development of a Youth Action Plan in Revelstoke. At the Revelstoke Employment Services Centre. 2:30 p.m.

KIKI AND CURLY Kiki the Eco Elf and Curly the Imaginician perform together live at the United Church. 4 p.m. $10 for adults and children over 6, $5 for children 3-5, free for children under 3.

INCOME TAX FILING SEMINAR Get help filing your income tax return. For people with low incomes. At the community centre. 7-9 p.m.

March 25

MONSTER OF ART EXHIBITION The Monsters of Art sketchbooks will be on display. Featuring a silent auction, 50/50 draw, drink and food specials and DJ Tigger. Money raised goes to the Columbia Valley Skateboard Association. At Mackenzie’s Restaurant from 4–7 p.m. and the Last Drop from 7 p.m. to close.

FILM NIGHT AT THE NICKELODEON Featuring The Black Pirate (1926). A nobleman vows to avenge the death of his father at the hands of pirates. At the Nickelodeon Museum. 7:30 p.m. $5.

RED EYE EMPIRE live at the River City Pub. 9 p.m.

March 26

IPHIGENIE EN TAURIDE live from the Metropolitan Opera. At the Roxy Theatre at 1 p.m.

REVELSTOKE COFFEEHOUSE presented by the Revelstoke Folk Music Society. Featuring Broken Down Suitcase. 7:30 p.m. at the United Church, $3.

VAL KILMER AND THE NEW COKE live at the River City Pub. 9 p.m.

DJ AK AND DjCH3 at Outabounds night club. 9:30 p.m.

March 27

KAWAKUBO FUNDRAISER FOR JAPAN Featuring a buffet dinner, cash bar, kids corner, music and silent auction/prize draw. At the community centre. 5 p.m. $35. Tickets available at Kawakubo, Pharmasave, Coopers Food, Powder Springs and the community centre.

March 28

ARROW HEIGHTS Community group meeting. At the community centre. 7–8:30 p.m.

March 29

COMMON THREADS Do you knit, crochet, cross-stitch, needlepoint etc?Just started or have been doing it for years? Come and join the fun as we learn together. Participants must bring their own supplies. At the library. 7-9 p.m.

March 30

LIFT THE LIP Free public health dental session for children 1-3-years-old. Call 1-866-847-4372 or 250-851-7422 for an appointment.

INCOME TAX FILING SEMINAR Get help filing your income tax return. For people with low incomes. At the seniors’ centre. 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

BROWN BAG LUNCH talk on the history of Glacier National Park. At the Revelstoke Museum & Archives. 12:15 p.m. $5, includes coffee and cookies.

March 31

WINTER MARKET at the community centre. 2–5 p.m.

INCOME TAX FILING SEMINAR Get help filing your income tax return. For people with low incomes. At the community centre. 7-9 p.m.

April 1

FASHION WITHOUT BORDERS Fundraiser for Haiti, featuring talk & slideshow on the country’s history and a fashion show. At the Last Drop. 8 p.m. $12.

April 2

LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR live from the Metropolitan Opera. Roxy Theatre at 1 p.m.

ST. FRANCIS SPRING TEA Tea tables, food and raffles. At the St. Francis Parish Centre. 1-3:30 p.m.

MUDMEN live at the River City Pub. 9 p.m.

April 3

SPAGHETTI AND MEATBALL DINNER at St. Francis Parish Centre. 5:30 p.m.

April 7

YOUTH FOCUS GROUP on citizenship, engagement and connectivity. For development of a Youth Action Plan in Revelstoke. At the community centre. 5 p.m.

April 8 to May 6

DOORWAYS Member’s show at the Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre. Opening on Apr. 8 at 6 p.m.

April 9

JAY AYMAR at Minto Manor. Details TBA.

HIP HOP CLUB NIGHT with E-Swift, Dissikus, Phoenix Muse and Kannon. At Outabounds. 9:30 p.m.

April 12

VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION DINNER At the Revelstoke Railway Museum. Details TBA.

April 13

RSS MUSIC SPRING CONCERT Featuring the Revelstoke Secondary School bands. At the RSS gym. 7-8:30 p.m.

April 14

WINTER MARKET at the community centre. 2–5 p.m.

April 15

ART FIRST’S 1ST ANNIVERSARY PARTY Showcasing new works by members. View the art and meet the members of the gallery. 7-10 p.m.

April 18

FMRG SPEAKER SERIES Travel-adventure talk by local residents. Powder Springs Hotel at 7:30 p.m.

April 26

INFO SESSION ON BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION IN REVELSTOKE Round table discussion with the City of Revelstoke, BC Safety Authority and others. At the community centre. 7–9 p.m. For more information contact Marty Herbert at the City of Revelstoke at 250-837-3637 or marty.herbert@cityofrevelstoke.com.

May 6–8

MENDING FENCES presented by the Revelstoke Theatre Company. Details TBA.

May 7

LE COMTE ORY live from the Metropolitan Opera. Roxy Theatre at 1 p.m.

May 13 to June 3

THE HUMAN FACE OF REVELSTOKE Juried show at the Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre. Also features Commotion by Gillian Redwood and Peonies to Privies by the Golden Girls Watercolour Group. Opening May 13 at 6 p.m.

May 14

WORLD FAIR TRADE DAY  Children’s activities, community booths and displays, music and more. Mackenzie Avenue. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

May 21

CAPRICCIO live from the Metropolitan Opera. Roxy Theatre at 1 p.m.

May 27–28

CHICKADEE NATURE FESTIVAL A mix of events for nature lovers of all ages. Visit www.friendsrevglacier.com for more information.

May 30 – June 5

BIKE TO WORK WEEK Details TBA.

June 4

IL TROVATORE live from the Metropolitan Opera. Roxy Theatre at 1 p.m.

June 9

RSS MUSIC FINALE CONCERT: HEROES AND VILLAINS Watch all RSS bands perform a wide variety of music. 7-10 p.m.

June 10-July 1

WEDNESDAY INSPIRATIONS by the Wednesday Meditation Group at the Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre. Also features Through My Eyes by the Revelstoke Self Advocates and IN/side/Out by Jewelles Smith. Opening June 10 at 6 p.m.

June 12

RELAY FOR LIFE Details TBA

June 13

BRAHMS live from the LA Philharmonic Orchestra. Roxy Theatre at 2 p.m.

June 18

DIE WALKURE live from the Metropolitan Opera. Roxy Theatre at 12 p.m.

June 19

FATHER’S DAY At Skytrek and the Enchanted Forest. Dad’s are half-price and get a free BBQ lunch.

June 30

THE CHERRY ORCHARD live from the National Theatre. Roxy Theatre at 7 p.m.

July 8 to August 5

MUSE by Keishia Treber at the Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre. Also features Figuratively Speaking by Paula Cravens and Bowls of Life by Darlene Swan. Opening July 8 at 6 p.m.

July 16

CANADA PARKS DAY Celebrate the 125th anniversary of Glacier National Park and the grand re-opening of the Rogers Pass Centre. Includes new exhibits, a barbecue and activities for the whole family. At Rogers Pass.

August 12 to September 2

MIDSUMMER AFFORDABLE ART FAIR All works priced less than $300. At the Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre. Opening Aug. 12 at 6 p.m.

September 9-30

FULL METAL BASKET by Kate Tupper at the Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre. Also features London on Canvas by Jason Keerak and Emerging from the Fire by Nancy Geismar, Cat Mather and David Walker. Opens Sept. 9 at 6:30 p.m.

September 24-35

GLACIER NATIONAL PARK CAMPOUT at the Illecillewaet campground, near where Glacier National Park was founded 125 years ago.

October 7 to November 4

LAYERS OF LOVE by the Mt. Revelstoke Quilters at the Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre. Also features BC Parks 100 Celebration: Blanket Creek Provincial Park Environmental Art Photographic Project. Opens Oct. 7 at 6 p.m.

November 12 to December 2

ART IN THE PARK: 125TH ANNIVERSARY OF GLACIER AND YOHO NATIONAL PARKS at the Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre. Also features the Best of Banff Photographic Exhibition. Open Nov. 12 at 6 p.m.

December 9-18

GIFTS FROM THE GALLERY at the Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre. Opens Dec. 9 at 6 p.m.