Community Calendar, August 17

Events in and around Revelstoke

Gary Kehoe will be performing a Johnny Cash tribute set in Grizzly Plaza on Aug. 17 & 18.

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August 17-18

GARY KEHOE live in Grizzly Plaza as part of the Summer Street Festival. 6:30 p.m.

August 17

GARDEN GURU SERIES Workshop on seed saving and winterizing garden. At 7 p.m. For more information email revelstokecommunitygarden@gmail.com.

TOONIE MOUNTAIN BIKE RACES at the Mount Macpherson Trails hosted by the Revelstoke Cycling Association. Sponsored by Arrow Helicopters. Membership or B.C. club affiliation required. 6:30 p.m.

August 18

HERITAGE EXPLORERS PROGRAM Harvest in History: Create pots and baskets and play harvest time games. Ages 5-8. At the Revelstoke Museum & Archives from 2–3:30 p.m. $4. Call Deanna at 250-837-3067 for more information.

August 19

CATS AND FIDDLE live in Grizzly Plaza as part of the Summer Street Festival. 6:30 p.m.

August 20-21

BABY HARRY Rock & soul. Live at the River City Pub. 9 p.m.

August 20

PEARBAND live in Grizzly Plaza as part of the Summer Street Festival. 6:30 p.m.

August 21

SHARON SHOOK live in Grizzly Plaza as part of the Summer Street Festival. 6:30 p.m.

August 22

APPADOO RAI live in Grizzly Plaza as part of the Summer Street Festival. 6:30 p.m.

August 23

HERITAGE EXPLORERS PROGRAM Wind-up: Leadership activities and summer wind-up. Ages 8-12. At the Revelstoke Museum & Archives from 2–4 p.m. $4. Call Deanna at 250-837-3067 for more information.

GORDI TENTREES live in Grizzly Plaza as part of the Summer Street Festival. 6:30 p.m.

August 24

FIRE LOOKOUT PAINTING Grab your paintbrush and join Parks Canada and Friends of Mount Revelstoke and Glacier to help paint the fire lookout in Mount Revelstoke National Park. Meet at the Balsam Lake parking lot at 10 a.m. Aug. 25 & 26 are being held as rain days. Call Alan Polster at Parks Canada at 250-837-7500 for more information.

JOHN JENKINS live in Grizzly Plaza as part of the Summer Street Festival. 6:30 p.m.

GARDEN GURU SERIES Workshop on pickling. At 7 p.m. For more information email revelstokecommunitygarden@gmail.com.

August 25

HERITAGE EXPLORERS PROGRAM Annual butter and biscuits. Ages 5–12. At the Revelstoke Museum & Archives from 2-4 p.m. $4. Call Deanna at 250-837-3067 for more information.

CHRIS GREVE live in Grizzly Plaza as part of the Summer Street Festival. 6:30 p.m.

August 26

BROKEN DOWN SUITCASE live in Grizzly Plaza as part of the Summer Street Festival. 6:30 p.m.

August 27

TURTLE MOUNTAIN live in Grizzly Plaza as part of the Summer Street Festival. 6:30 p.m.

BROKEN DOWN SUITCASE Alt-country/folk. Live at the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

August 28

DEVON COYOTE live in Grizzly Plaza as part of the Summer Street Festival. 6:30 p.m.

August 31

GARDEN GURU SERIES Workshop on canning. At 7 p.m. For more information email revelstokecommunitygarden@gmail.com.

September 2

EVIL EBENEEZER Rap. Live at the River City Pub. 9 p.m.

September 3–5

81ST ANNUAL LABOUR DAY OPEN At the Revelstoke Golf Club. Details TBA.

September 3

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

September 7

WRAPPING IT UP–SUMMER READING CLUB Bring your completed reading log and receive a medal, a SRC certificate and a book. At the community centre. 5-7 p.m.

GARDEN GURU SERIES Smoking. At 7 p.m. For more information email revelstokecommunitygarden@gmail.com.

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 10-11

LITTLE BEAR soccer tournament. In Centennial Park.

GREAT GLACIER CAMP-OUT Camp out at the Illecillewaet campground and listen to stories about the history of Glacier National Park.

September 10

GLACIER 125 DAY Celebrate 125 years of art, science and adventure in Glacier National Park and 50 years of partnership with the Canadian Forces. Visit the newly-renovated Rogers Pass Discovery Centre for family-friendly events, Friends of Mount Revelstoke and Glacier $1.25 BBQ, the unveiling of a new howitzer exhibit and birthday cake. Free with park entry.

September 11

GOLF FOR THE CURE At the Revelstoke Golf Club. Details TBA.

MOUNT REVELSTOKE STEAMER 26km hill climb up the Meadows in the Sky Parkway in Mt. Revelstoke National Park.

September 13

UNKNOWN CULPRITS Blues/grunge/rock. Live at the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

September 15-16

BANFF MOUNTAIN FILM FESTIVAL WORLD TOUR in Revelstoke. At the Roxy Theatre. Hosted by the Friends of Mount Revelstoke and Glacier. Both showings at 7 p.m. Tickets on sale now.

September 18

MEN’S FALL TEAM EVENT At the Revelstoke Golf Club. Details TBA.

September 21–22

FIGHT BACK AGAINST HUNGER Community Connections Food Bank food drive.

September 23

CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP with community care social worker Tuulikki Tennant. At the community centre. 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. For more information or if you’re interested in attending, call 837-2131 ext. 204.

September 24-25

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

October 5

GARDEN GURU SERIES Workshop on winter bin storage. At 7 p.m. For more information email revelstokecommunitygarden@gmail.com.

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 3

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

December 9-18

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

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