RSS Drama students rehearse their new production of Juvie

Community Calendar May 25: RSS Drama presents Juvie

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MAY 25

LIFT THE LIP Free dental check and cavity prevention session for parents with children 1-3 years-old. Call 1-866-847-4372 or 250-851-7422 to book an appointment.

GARDEN GURU SERIES Workshop on composting & soil enhancement, with Terra Firma Farm. At 7 p.m. For more information email revelstokecommunitygarden@gmail.com.

BROWN BAG LUNCH Join Cathy English for a talk on breweries in Revelstoke. 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.

May 26

MINDIL BEACH MARKETS live at the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

May 27–29

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

May 27

SKAMPIDA Internationally recognized band from Colombia. Live at the River City Pub. 9 p.m.

VAUDEVILLE VARIETY SHOW SPECIAL explores the development of the form in in movies. Features Bertram Mills’ Circus and Show of Shows (1929). At the Nickelodeon Museum, 7:30 p.m. $5 at the door.

May 28

BIKE/CAR COMMUTER CHALLENGE Two bikes and two cars race through a series of chores to see who can get around fastest. Starts at the community centre at 10 a.m. Ends at Grizzly Plaza.

May 29

REVELSTOKE CADETS formal parade and dinner. New MP David Wilks will be present. At the  community centre at 1 p.m.

COMMUNITY FORUM hosted by the Shuswap Columbia District Labour Council. Thepurpose is to identify community issues the council will use to measure political candidates against in the 2011 municipal elections. At the community centre. 1 p.m. Email scdlabourcouncil@gmail.com for more information.

May 30 – June 5

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

May 30

CELEBRATION STATION Kick off Bike to Work Week with a quick tune-up, coffee and healthy snack. In Grizzly Plaza. 6:45-9:30 a.m.

SHARI ULRICH performs with daughter Julia and Ted Littlemore at the Amble Inn Bed & Breakfast. Doors 6:30 p.m., show at 7. Tickets $20 at Talisman Trading Co.

May 31

COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS OPEN HOUSE Meet the staff and find out what they do and how they help the community. Enjoy a lunch to support those in need. At Community Connections. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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

STOKECHEEN CUP At the Revelstoke Golf Club. Details TBA.

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 10-12

MINE RESCUE CONVENTION Details TBA.

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

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.

 

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