Folk singer Dominique Friassard hosts the Revelstoke Coffee House when it returns to the United Church on Saturday

Community Calendar, October 19

List of upcoming events happening in and around Revelstoke.

List your community event here for free! Call 250-837-4667 or email editor@revelstoketimesreview.com to include your community event in the Community Calendar.

Ongoing 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.

October 19

FOOD SKILLS FOR FAMILIES Stretching your food budget is not always easy. Come and learn how to cook healthy simple meals. Learn cooking skills and share ideas of how to cook and shop on a budget. This week is Meat & Alternatives, Milk & Alternatives, and Healthy Fats. At Community Connections. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. To register call Patti Larson at 250-837-2920 x28

UNDERSTANDING COMMUNICATION & UNDERSTANDING BEHAVIOUR The Alzheimer Society of BC presents a workshop for caregivers who are caring for a person with dementia. At the community centre. 12:30–2:30 p.m. Attendance is limited. Register by calling the Revelstoke Seniors Centre at 250-837-9456.

October 20

ONE FOR THE ROAD Come watch the latest ski movie by Teton Gravity Research. At the Roxy Theatre. 6:30 p.m. Tickets available at Valhalla Pure Outfitters.

TILE DECORATING CLASS Come and decorate a 15X15cm clay tile which will then be fired and framed for your. From 7–9 p.m. at the Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre. Call Toni Johnston at 250-837-5550 for more info.

SMART METER AWARENESS PRESENTATION by Smart meter opponents. At the Salmar Classic Theatre in Salmon Arm at 7 p.m., doors at 6:30.

October 21-22

CORNSTARR Classic rock cover band. Live at the River City Pub. 9 p.m.

October 21

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Penticton Lakers. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

THAT’S FINE Voleurz, a Vancouver-based lifestyle clothing brand presents their seventh film, That’s Fine. The film documents the antics of a group of skiers, snowboarders and skateboards. DJ Wesside plays the after party. At the Traverse Social Club. 9 p.m.

October 22

FILM NIGHT AT THE NICKELODEON Presenting the 1926 silent film Faust, starring Gosta Ekman, Emil Jannings and Wilhelm Dieterle. With live piano accompaniment specially composed by internationally renowned composer/performer Robert Bruce. At the Nickolodeon Museum. 7:30 p.m.

REVELSTOKE COFFEE HOUSE featuring Dominique Fraissard. Enjoy an evening of acoustic music by local performers. Coffee and treats will be served. At the United Church. Sign up for performers starts at 6:30 p.m. The show starts at 7:30 p.m. $3.

October 23

HEAD OF THE HERD Hard blues. Video release party. Live at the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

October 25

DAVID FRANCEY Three-time Juno award winning folk singer. Live at the Amble Inn. 7 p.m. $15.

October 26

FOOD SKILLS FOR FAMILIES Stretching your food budget is not always easy. Come and learn how to cook healthy simple meals. Learn cooking skills and share ideas of how to cook and shop on a budget. This week is Planning Healthy Meals, Snacks and Beverages. At Community Connections. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. To register call Patti Larson at 250-837-2920 x28

REVELSTOKE MUSEUM BROWN BAG LUNCH Join curator Cathy English for presentations on Revelstoke history. This week: The Abrahamson Brothers, Pioneer Family. 12:15–12:45 p.m. at the museum. Bring your lunch. $5 per person, coffee & cookies provided.

SCHOOL BOARD TRUSTEES ALL CANDIDATES FORUM This is your chance to ask questions of the people running to sit on the Revelstoke Board of Education. At the senior’s centre. 7:00 p.m.

October 27

MARY MURPHY Versatile and fiery singer/songwriter. Live at the United Church. 7:30 p.m. $15

October 28

KYPRIOS, MOKA ONLY AND THE CHAPERONES. Three bands in one night, live at the River City Pub. 9 p.m.

October 29

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Fernie Ghostriders. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

FOURTH ANNUAL HALLOWEEN SPOOKTACULAR Dance party with costume competition and more. Hosted by Team Gloria. Proceeds go to the Canadian Cancer Society. At the community centre.

October 31

HOMICIDE ON HALLOWEEN Get freaky and show your sleuthing skills for our private murder mystery

party. Characters will be assigned when you sign-up. We’ll be serving tasty hors d’oeuvres, games and of course a murder. At the Chamber of Screams Haunted House, aka Benoit’s Wine Bar. Pre-registration require by Oct. 26 at Benoit’s. Game starts at 8 p.m.

November 1

MOVEMBER BEGIN Give yourself a clean shave and start growing a moustache in support awareness of men’s health issues, specifically prostate cancer. Start on Nov. 1 by having your picture taken and then get it taken again weekly as your mo’ progresses. Hosted by the Last Drop.

November 2

FOOD SKILLS FOR FAMILIES Stretching your food budget is not always easy. Come and learn how to cook healthy simple meals. Learn cooking skills and share ideas of how to cook and shop on a budget. This week is Savvy Shopping Supermarket Tour. At Community Connections. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. To register call Patti Larson at 250-837-2920 x28

ALL CANDIDATES FORUM This is your chance to ask questions of the people running for city council. At the community centre. 7 p.m.

November 3

WINTER FARMERS’ MARKET Buy food and other products at the winter market. At the community centre.

November 5

ST. PETER’S CHRISTMAS TEA & BAKE SALE At St. Peters Church.

18TH ANNUAL BUSINESS EXCELLENCE AWARDS BANQUET Celebrate the best in Revelstoke business. Featuring an awards presentation, casino, dance and silent auction. Tickets are $50 per person or $360 for a table of eight. At the community centre. Cocktails at 6 p.m., dinner at 7 p.m. Tickets available at the Revelstoke Chamber of Commerce Office at 204 Campbell Ave.

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Princeton Posse. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

November 6

REVELSTOKE SKI SWAP Buy and sell used ski equipment. Hosted by the Revelstoke Ski Club. At the community centre.

Novermber 7

COLUMBIA RIVER TREATY INFORMATION SESSION The Columbia Basin Trust is hosting an information session to raise awareness and understanding of the Columbia River Treaty amongst basin residents. At the community centre.

November 9

FOOD SKILLS FOR FAMILIES Stretching your food budget is not always easy. Come and learn how to cook healthy simple meals. Learn cooking skills and share ideas of how to cook and shop on a budget. This week is Celebration! At Community Connections. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. To register call Patti Larson at 250-837-2920 x28

REVELSTOKE MUSEUM BROWN BAG LUNCH Join curator Cathy English for presentations on Revelstoke history. This week: The Big Bend Highway. 12:15–12:45 p.m. at the museum. Bring your lunch. $5 per person, coffee & cookies provided.

ADVANCE POLLS FOR MUNICIPAL CIVIC ELECTIONS Are you going to be away on election night on Nov. 19 Then come vote early at the community centre.

November 10

ADVANCE POLLS FOR MUNICIPAL CIVIC ELECTIONS Are you going to be away on election night on Nov. 19 Then come vote early at the community centre.

REVELSTOKE NORDIC SKI CLUB MEMBERS’ NIGHT Get your membership for the winter and meet other club members. At the community centre. 6:30–9:30 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.

November 14

ADVANCE POLLS FOR MUNICIPAL CIVIC ELECTIONS Are you going to be away on election night on Nov. 19? Then come vote early at the community centre.

November 15

ALEX*CUBA Sugarcane-sweet melodies, pop-soul hooks and rock chords, with a Latin twist. Live at the Roxy Theatre. 7:30 p.m. $20.

November 16

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Chase Heat. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

November 17-19

REVELSTOKE THEATRE COMPANY PRODUCTION The theatre company will be presenting two one-act plays. Details TBA. At the United Church.

November 18

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Kamloops Storm. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

November 19

MUNICIPAL CIVIC ELECTIONS Vote for the mayor, councillors, regional director and school board trustees. At the community centre.

November 21

TRAVEL ADVENTURE SERIES Speaker series featuring local residents who have travelled the world. Presented by the Friends of Mt. Revelstoke & Glacier. At Mackenzie’s Restaurant in the Powder Springs Hotel. 7:30 p.m.

November 23

REVELSTOKE MUSEUM BROWN BAG LUNCH Join curator Cathy English for presentations on Revelstoke history. This week: Hector McKinnon, Mayor & Entrepreneur. 12:15–12:45 p.m. at the museum. Bring your lunch. $5 per person, coffee & cookies provided.

November 24-26

REVELSTOKE THEATRE COMPANY PRODUCTION The theatre company will be presenting two one-act plays. Details TBA. At the United Church.

November 25

ATTACK OF LA NINA: THE BITCH IS BACK Come watch the latest ski movie by Matchstick Productions. Some segments were shot in the Revelstoke area. At the Roxy Theatre. 7 p.m.

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Sicamous Eagles. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

November 26-27

HANDMADE PARADE & CRAFT EXTRAVAGANZA Christmas craft fair hosted by the Revelstoke Arts Council. At the community centre.

November 26

PEEWEE GRIZZLIES vs. Clearwater. At the Revelstoke Forum. 3 p.m.

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. North Okanagan Knights. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

SNOWFLAKE WINE FESTIVAL Enjoy an evening of wine tasting and hors d’oeuvres at the Nelsen Lodge. Hosted by the Revelstoke Ski Club. 7-10 p.m. $45. Tickets available at Skookum.

November 27

PEEWEE GRIZZLIES vs. Clearwater. At the Revelstoke Forum. 10:50 a.m.

November 30

END OF MOVEMBER PARTY Show off your moustache and watch the Man of Movember get crowned. At the Last Drop 9 p.m.

December 2

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Columbia Valley Rockies. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

December 3

BANTAM GRIZZLIES vs. Vernon. At the Revelstoke Forum. 3 p.m.

DOG SLED MAIL RUN A re-enactment of the historic dog sled mail run through Rogers Pass.

December 4

PEEWEE GRIZZLIES vs. Kelowna. At the Revelstoke Forum. 3 p.m.

December 7

REVELSTOKE MUSEUM BROWN BAG LUNCH Join curator Cathy English for presentations on Revelstoke history. This week: Cathy’s favourite stories. 12:15–12:45 p.m. at the museum. Bring your lunch. $5 per person, coffee & cookies provided.

SENIOR CHRISTMAS PARTY Enjoy a Christmas dinner with your fellow seniors. At the community centre.

December 9-18

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

December 14

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. North Okanagan Knights. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

December 17

REVELSTOKE CHRISTMAS FARM & CRAFT MARKET At the community centre.

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Golden Rockets. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

January 8, 2012

PEEWEE GRIZZLIES vs. Chase. At the Revelstoke Forum. 10:10 a.m.

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Kimberley Dynamiters. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

January 14, 2012

PEEWEE GRIZZLIES vs. Penticton. At the Revelstoke Forum. 4 p.m.

January 15, 2012

PEEWEE GRIZZLIES vs. Penticton. At the Revelstoke Forum. 10:50 a.m.

January 18, 2012

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. North Okanagan Knights. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

January 20, 2012

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Kelowna Rockets. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

January 21, 2012

BANTAM GRIZZLIES vs. Merritt. At the Revelstoke Forum. 3 p.m.

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Sicamous Eagles. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

January 22, 2012

BANTAM GRIZZLIES vs. Merritt. At the Revelstoke Forum. 10:50 a.m.

PEEWEE GRIZZLIES vs. Kelowna. At the Revelstoke Forum. 3 p.m.

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Chase Heat. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

January 27, 2012

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Creston Thunder Cats. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

January 28, 2012

BANTAM GRIZZLIES vs. Kamloops. At the Revelstoke Forum. 3 p.m.

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Osoyoos Coyotes. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

January 29, 2012

BANTAM GRIZZLIES vs. Vernon. At the Revelstoke Forum. 3 p.m.

February 5-6

SKI BUM – THE MUSICAL A character driven, seasonal inspired homage to the dirtbags, debutants, lurkers and posers constantly in search of bottomless pow. Back after two packed shows last year. At the community centre. Part of Spirit Festival $5.

February 8

FIGURE THEATRE Iceland’s master puppeteer performs Metamorphosis, a collection of hilarious and imaginative vignettes, featuring a cast of intricate, hand-carved marionette and unforgettable characters that are brought to life by hands, wooden spheres and silk scarves. At the community centre. Part of Spirit Festival. $5.

February 10, 2012

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Kamloops Storm. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

February 11, 2012

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Summerland Steam. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

February 17

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. North Okanagan Knights. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

February 19, 2012

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Sicamous Eagles. Last game of the regular season. At the Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m. $10.

March 19, 2012

TRAVEL ADVENTURE SERIES Speaker series featuring local residents who have travelled the world. Presented by the Friends of Mt. Revelstoke & Glacier. At Mackenzie’s Restaurant in the Powder Springs Hotel. 7:30 p.m.

April 16, 2012

TRAVEL ADVENTURE SERIES Speaker series featuring local residents who have travelled the world. Presented by the Friends of Mt. Revelstoke & Glacier. At Mackenzie’s Restaurant in the Powder Springs Hotel. 7:30 p.m.