Violinist Kytami

Revelstoke Community Calendar, February 29

Listing of upcoming events happening in and around Revelstoke.

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Wednesday, February 29

BROWN BAG LUNCH HISTORY TALK This week’s topic is Camborne: Pioneer Mining Community. Hosted by Cathy English, curator at the Revelstoke Museum & Archives. 12:15-12:45 p.m. Coffee and cookies provided. $5.

DJ HONEYCUT CO-OP spins music at the Traverse Social Club. 9 p.m.

Thursday, March 1

WINTER FARMERS’ MARKET Buy food, crafts and other local products at the indoor market at the Revelstoke Community Centre. 2–5 p.m.

THE COMEDY OF ERRORS Live from the National Theatre in London. At the Roxy Theatre. 6:30 p.m.

COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER INCOME TAX PROGRAM Free help with income tax for low income singles and families. At the community centre. 7-9 p.m.

PUNK ROCK BINGO Good music, roller derby girls on roller skates, great refreshments and cool prize giveaways. A fundraiser for Revelstoke Roller Derby. At the Big Eddy Pub. 8 p.m.

DEVON COYOTE Acoustic rock. Live at the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Sicamous Eagles in game 5 of their first-round KIJHL playoff series. Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m.

Friday, March 2

JAM NIGHT Come play music with others. At Benoit’s Win Bar. 9 p.m.

VIOLIN VS. VINYL Kytami with DJ Phonograph. Live at the River City Pub. 9 p.m.

DJ RSK spins nu disco, electro house and breakbeat. Live at the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

March 2-4

MEN’S 60TH ANNIVERSARY CASHSPIEL Men’s curling tournament at the curling club. Call the club at 250-837-4356 for more information.

PARENT AND TOT DROP IN NORDIC SKI at the Nordic Ski Club at Mt. Machpherson at 11 a.m. Cooperative child care for tots 4 and under.

Saturday, March 3

LADIES SNOWMOBILE RIDE Lots of fun and activities planned. Put on by the Revelstoke Snowmobile Club. Contact Kathy Burke at 250-837-2595 for more information.

LIVE MUSIC BY RON On piano by request at Benoit’s Wine Bar. 9 p.m.

REDFISH Vernon-based alternative rockers take listeners on a retro-current journey through various styles, genres and eras with complex textures and visual melodies. Live at the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

REVELSTOKE GRIZZLIES vs. Sicamous Eagles (if necessary) in game 7 of their first-round KIJHL playoff series. Revelstoke Forum. 7 p.m.

Sunday, March 4

WORLD DAY OF PRAYER At St. Francis of Assisi Church. 2 p.m.

STEVE GATES BAND Halifax singer-songwriter touring in support of Hello Jesus EP. Live at the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

Monday, March 5

CBT PUBLIC INPUT MEETING Come see proposal presentations for the Community Initiatives and Affected Areas programs. At the community centre. 7 p.m.

Wednesday, March 7

COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER INCOME TAX PROGRAM Free help with income tax for low income singles and families. At the community centre. 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

DJ WAKCUTT spins music at the Traverse Social Club. 9 p.m.

Thursday, March 8

COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER INCOME TAX PROGRAM Free help with income tax for low income singles and families. At the community centre. 7-9 p.m.

SAMANTHA SAVAGE SMITH Singer-songwriter with a beautiful voice. Live at the Big Eddy Pub. Part of the StokeFM Frostbite series. 8 p.m. $10 or by donation.

CORNSHED A blend of East Coast, folk, and bluegrass with the tempo and driving force of a punk band. Live at the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

March 8-12

TAILGATE BC Five days of skiing, snowboarding, snow science classes, games and parties. Visit www.tailgatealaska.com for more information. $199.

Friday, March 9

CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP With community care social worker Tuulikki Tennant. At the community centre. 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Call 250-837-2131, ext. 204, for more information.

CURLING DROP IN night at the Revelstoke Curling Club. A good opportunity for beginners to give curling a try.

Saturday, March 10

MINOR BALL REGISTRATION DAY for boys and girls age 4–14 at the Revelstoke Community Centre from noon to 5 p.m.

BEACH PARTY hosted by Team Gloria at the Revelstoke Community Centre. Costume contest, leis, food. No minors. Alcohol served – no minors. $15. 9 p.m.

DJ BRYX Spins music at the River City Pub. 9 p.m.

SIDNEY YORK Bubbly, clap-and-whistle-along pop with sweet and sexy vocal harmonies. With The Fortunate Isles and Violent Kin. Live at the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

Sunday, March 11

DJ BIG E at The Cabin for Industry Night. 6 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Tuesday, March 13

TIM HARRISON Live at the Minto Manor. $15. Call 250-837-9337 or e-mail mintomanorb&b@telus.net for tickets.

Wednesday, March 14

COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER INCOME TAX PROGRAM Free help with income tax for low income singles and families. At the community centre. 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

BROWN BAG LUNCH HISTORY TALK This week’s topic is Water, Power, Light & Telephone. Hosted by Cathy English, curator at the Revelstoke Museum & Archives. 12:15-12:45 p.m. Coffee and cookies provided. $5.

BALLET KELOWNA Boutique dance company performance. At the community centre. $20.

DJ BEEPS & MR. B spin music at the Traverse Social Club. 9 p.m.

Thursday, March 15

WINTER FARMERS’ MARKET Buy food, crafts and other local products at the indoor market at the Revelstoke Community Centre. 2–5 p.m.

COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER INCOME TAX PROGRAM Free help with income tax for low income singles and families. At the community centre. 7-9 p.m.

MAMAGUROOVE Live at the River City Pub. 9 p.m.

JOHN JENKINS, PRESTER JOHN’S GONE AND THE WILD OAKS Roots/country/Americana. Live at the Big Eddy Pub. Part of the StokeFM Frostbite series. 8 p.m. $10 or by donation.

Friday, March 16

CURLING DROP IN night at the Revelstoke Curling Club. A good opportunity for beginners to give curling a try.

Saturday, March 17

ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARTY with the Maritime Kitchen Party. At the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

POCKET CITY Live at the River City Pub. 9 p.m.

Monday, March 19

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.

March 19-25

WES MACKEY Live at the 112 Lounge. 9 p.m.

Wednesday, March 21

COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER INCOME TAX PROGRAM Free help with income tax for low income singles and families. At the community centre. 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

STELLAR RADIO CHOIR & DEVON COYOTE play stripped-down classic indie rock. At the Big Eddy Pub. 9 p.m.

REVELSTOKE SENIORS MARCH BIRTHDAY PARTY from 3–4 p.m. at the Revelstoke Seniors Activity Centre

Thursday, March 22

COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER INCOME TAX PROGRAM Free help with income tax for low income singles and families. At the community centre. 7-9 p.m.

THE SWING MONKEYS Big band jazz from Revelstoke. Live at the Last Drop. 7 p.m.

OH MY DARLING Group of girls playing old-time bluegrass. Live at the Big Eddy Pub. Part of the StokeFM Frostbite series. 8 p.m. $10 or by donation.

MASTA ACE with Marco Polo. Live at the River City Pub. 9 p.m.

Friday, March 23

CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP With community care social worker Tuulikki Tennant. At the community centre. 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Call 250-837-2131, ext. 204, for more information.

CURLING DROP IN night at the Revelstoke Curling Club. A good opportunity for beginners to give curling a try.

FUNKHUNTERS Live at the River City Pub. 9 p.m.

Saturday, March 24

FREEDOM DANISH of the Root Cellars. DJ show at the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

Sunday, March 25

CARLOS DEL JUNCO Award-winning harmonica player. Live at the Roxy Theatre. $20.

Monday, March 26

SKI PATROL DIRT BAG BALL At the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

Wednesday, March 28

COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER INCOME TAX PROGRAM Free help with income tax for low income singles and families. At the community centre. 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

BROWN BAG LUNCH HISTORY TALK This week’s topic is Albert Canyon. Hosted by Cathy English, curator at the Revelstoke Museum & Archives. 12:15-12:45 p.m. Coffee and cookies provided. $5.

SENIORS PANCAKE SUPPER Enjoy a dinner of delicious pancakes with friends. At the seniors centre. 5:30-7 p.m. $5.

Thursday, March 29

WINTER FARMERS’ MARKET Buy food, crafts and other local products at the indoor market at the Revelstoke Community Centre. 2–5 p.m.

COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER INCOME TAX PROGRAM Free help with income tax for low income singles and families. At the community centre. 7-9 p.m.

BLACKJACK COMEDY TOUR At the River City Pub. 8 p.m.

TERRY DACTYL & THE EXTINCTION Local old-time country folk music. Live at the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

Friday, March 30

PRAIRIE DANCE CLUB Alternative folk rock described as sonic Canadiana. Live at the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

Saturday, March 31

CHILDREN TOY AND CLOTHING EXCHANGE Bring your outgrown children’s clothing or toys to exchange. Even if you don’t have something to exchange, come and get some new things. At Mountain View Elementary gym. 9 p.m.

HEAD OF THE HERD “Modern blues with one hell of an edge.” Live at the Last Drop. 9 p.m.

Thursday, April 5

DENIS CHANG MANOUCHE QUARTET Heralded jazz guitarist. Live at the Roxy Theatre. $20.

SOCIETY SHREDFEST FILM FESTIVAL Enter your own locally-produced short snowboard flik for this show at the River City Pub to benefit the Columbia Valley Skateboard Association skate park fund. Fest is from 1 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Info at Society Snow & Skate.

Friday, April 6

REEL PADDLING FILM FESTIVAL World’s best movies about kayaking and other water adventures. At the Roxy Theatre. 7 p.m.

Wednesday, April 11

BROWN BAG LUNCH HISTORY TALK This week’s topic is Scandinavian Settlers. Hosted by Cathy English, curator at the Revelstoke Museum & Archives. 12:15-12:45 p.m. Coffee and cookies provided. $5.

Thursday, April 12

WINTER FARMERS’ MARKET Buy food, crafts and other local products at the indoor market at the Revelstoke Community Centre. 2–5 p.m.

ENVIRONMENTAL FILM & SPEAKER At the Roxy Theatre. 7 p.m.

ANIMAL NATION Live at the River City Pub. 9 p.m.

Saturday, April 14

CYCLIST & PAT LOK Live at the River City Pub. 9 p.m.

Monday, April 16

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.

Sunday, April 22

EARTH DAY ACOUSTIC NIGHT At the Roxy Theatre. 7 p.m.

Wednesday, April 25

MICHAEL JEROME BROWNE Live at the Minto Manor. $15. Call 250-837-9337 or e-mail mintomanorb&b@telus.net for tickets.

Thursday, April 26

ENVIRONMENTAL FILM & SPEAKER At the Roxy Theatre. 7 p.m.

May 28 to June 3

BIKE TO WORK WEEK Celebrate cycling as a mode of transportation by biking to work. Details TBA.

Saturday, June 9

PONY RIDES at the Selkirk Saddle Club equestrian grounds. Rides are $5. Trails rides are also available. Please bring your child’s bike helmet. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

 

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