Community Calendar – June 1 – Classic car show downtown on Saturday

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Ongoing until 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.

Ongoing until June 5

BIKE TO WORK WEEK Put away your car and join hundreds of Revelstokians by cycling to work. Visit www.biketowork.ca/revelstoke for more information.

June 2

RSS DRAMA PRESENTS JUVIE at RSS drama studio. 7:30 p.m. Limited seating. $8 students, $10 adults. Tickets available at RSS or call 250-837-2173

June 3

BROWN BAG TRAVELLING LUNCH Join Cathy English for a talk about early Revelstoke history. At Woodenhead Park. From 12 p.m. $5.

RSS DRAMA PRESENTS JUVIE at RSS drama studio. 7:30 p.m. Limited seating. $8 students, $10 adults. Tickets available at RSS or call 250-837-2173

June 4

BIKE SKILLS FOR SENIORS Take part in a session on improving your cycling skills. 9:30 a.m. For more information, contact Suzanne at the City of Revelstoke at 250-837-9351.

VINTAGE CAR CLUB SHOW AND SHINE Featuring hundreds of classic cars, raffle, poker walk, live street entertainment and a Saturday night dance. Show and Shine downtown from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dance at the community centre at 8 p.m.

RELAY FOR LIFE FUNDRAISER Luminaries will be on sale at Cooper’s Foods from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

TREES FOR TOTS GOLF TOURNAMENT hosted by the RCMP. At the Revelstoke Golf Club. Details TBA.

June 5

U11/U12 SOCCER JAMBOREE At Centennial Park.

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

June 8

BROWN BAG LUNCH Join Cathy English for a talk about Revelstoke in 1911. At the Revelstoke Museum. From 12:15-12:45 p.m. $5. Coffee and cookies provided.

GARDEN GURU SERIES Workshop on companion planting, pests and mulch. 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. Membership or B.C. club affiliation required. 7 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 11

MINE RESCUE COMPETITION Events taking place at the community centre and in Centennial Park all day long.

PONY RIDES At the equestrian grounds. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

June 11-12

ZONE 2 JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP at the Revelstoke Golf Club. Details TBA.

June 12

U11/U12 SOCCER JAMBOREE At Centennial Park.

RELAY FOR LIFE Help raise money for cancer research in this 12-hour fundraiser. At Mountain View Elementary. From 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Email revelstokerelay@bc.cancer.ca or call 250-837-9462 for more information.

June 13

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

June 14

DEMENTIA CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP presents guest speaker Dr. Alan Gow, elderly services physician, speaking on the stages of dementia. 1–2 p.m. in the Macpherson Room at the RCC. Call Tuulikki at 250-837-2131 ex. 204 for info.

June 15

RIVER TRAIL TOUR of heritage panels with Cathy English. Meet at the community centre. 7 p.m. $5.

June 17-19

BIG BEAR Regional soccer tournament. All over town.

June 17

BROWN BAG TRAVELLING LUNCH Join Cathy English for a talk about the history of downtown Revelstoke. At the Last Drop. 12 p.m. Price TBA.

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 21

CEMETERY TOUR with Cathy English. Meet at the cemetery gates. 7 p.m. $5.

June 22

BROWN BAG LUNCH Join Cathy English for a talk about the floods of 1894 and 1948. At the Revelstoke Museum. From 12:15-12:45 p.m. $5. Coffee and cookies provided.

TOONIE MOUNTAIN BIKE RACES at the Mount Macpherson Trails hosted by the Revelstoke Cycling Association. Membership or B.C. club affiliation required. 7 p.m.

June 24-25

REVFEST Two days of music in Revelstoke. Features Shane Philip, Blind Spot, Sheep Dogs, Maritime Kitchen Party, Jungal and more. Includes a battle-of-the-bands on Saturday. Day passes $20, weekend passes $30.

June 25-26

ULTIMATE FRISBEE TOURNAMENT For more information visit www.revelstokeultimate.wordpress.com

June 25

GARDEN GURU SERIES Workshop on harvesting techniques, with Wild Flight Farms. At 2:30 p.m. For more information email revelstokecommunitygarden@gmail.com.

June 26

GRIZZLY BEAR RUN At Arrow Heights School. Contact Jarrett Spannier at 250-837-5303 for more information.

MULTICULTURAL HERITAGE FAIR Take part in a variety of fun activities celebrating our multicultural heritage. At the Revelstoke Museum Heritage Garden. 12–3 p.m.

June 28

FARWELL TOUR with Cathy English. Meet at Farwell Park. 7 p.m. $5.

June 30

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

July 1

CANADA DAY Celebrations all over town, including parade down First Street.

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 8

CHARITY PRO-AM at the Revelstoke Golf Club. Details TBA.

July 9-10

TIMBER DAYS Featuring a variety of logging sports and other activities. At Centennial Park. Details TBA.

July 9–10

STOKED TO GET SPANKED mountain bike race. At Mt. MacPherson. For more information visit www.skookumcycle.com/get_rev_el_stoked_race.

July 11

FARWELL TOUR with Cathy English. Meet at Farwell Park. 7 p.m. $5.

July 13

CEMETERY TOUR with Cathy English. Meet at the cemetery gates. 7 p.m. $5

July 16-17

REVELSTOKE AQUADUCKS SWIM MEET at the aquatic centre. Details TBA.

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.

MEN’S RYDER CUP – TEAMS At the Revelstoke Golf Club. Details TBA.

July 17

STURGIS NORTH Motorcycle rally and BBQ at Glacier House Resort. Details TBA.

MEN’S RYDER CUP – SINGLES At the Revelstoke Golf Club. Details TBA.

July 19

RIVER TRAIL TOUR of heritage panels with Cathy English. Meet at the community centre. 7 p.m. $5.

July 20

TOONIE MOUNTAIN BIKE RACES at the Mount Macpherson Trails hosted by the Revelstoke Cycling Association. Membership or B.C. club affiliation required. 7 p.m.

July 23

TEAMSTERS LAST SPIKE GOLF TOURNAMENT At the Revelstoke Golf Club. Details TBA.

July 23-24

BEACH VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT Hosted by the Last Drop. Details TBA.

July 27

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

July 28

CEMETERY TOUR with Cathy English. Meet at the cemetery gates. 7 p.m. $5.

July 29-August 1

GLACIER CHALLENGE 24th annual slo-pitch tournament. At Centennial Park and other locations around town.

August 3

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

August 5

2011 SENIORS OPEN At the Revelstoke Golf Club. Details TBA.

August 6

TWO LADY TEAM EVENT At the Revelstoke Golf Club. Details TBA.

August 11-14

RAILWAY DAYS At the Revelstoke Railway Museum. Details TBA.

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.

August 12

EVENING WITH THE STARS Witness the Perseids meteor shower in Mt. Revelstoke National Park.

August 13-14

LADIES CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP At the Revelstoke Golf Club. Details TBA.

August 14-15

CELEBRATE THE SUMMIT in Mount Revelstoke National Park.

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. Membership or B.C. club affiliation required. 6:30 p.m.

August 24

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

August 31

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

September 3–5

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

September 7

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. Details TBA.

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. Details TBA.

September 15-16

BANFF MOUNTAIN FILM FESTIVAL WORLD TOUR in Revelstoke. At the Roxy Theatre. Hosted by the Friends of Mount Revelstoke and Glacier. Details TBA.

September 18

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

September 24-35

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 9-18

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

 

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