Event Calendar

Sep
19
Wed
100 Mile Diet: Squash and Roots @ Revelstoke Community Centre
Sep 19 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Join the Revelstoke Local Food Initiative for our next Garden Guru Cooking Workshop in our 100 Mile Diet Series: Squash and Roots. We will be in the kitchen helping you explore new ways to utilize the fall harvest. You will go home with fresh recipes, a full belly and possibly some leftovers….bring your to-go containers!
Wednesday September 19th
5-6 p.m.
Revelstoke Community Centre Kitchen
$10 or $5 for LFI members

100 Mile Diet: Squash and Roots @ Revelstoke Community Centre
Sep 19 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Join the Revelstoke Local Food Initiative for our next Garden Guru Cooking Workshop in our 100 Mile Diet Series: Squash and Roots. We will be in the kitchen helping you explore new ways to utilize the fall harvest. You will go home with fresh recipes, a full belly and possibly some leftovers….bring your to-go containers!
Wednesday September 19th
5:30-6:30 p.m.
Revelstoke Community Centre Kitchen
$10 or $5 for LFI members

Sep
21
Fri
Women’s Fall Wellness Weekend @ Valley Retreat
Sep 21 – Sep 23 all-day

Enjoy a long weekend in Revelstoke and go paddling, biking, climbing, hiking, yoga, and connecting in nature! The choice of what you’d like to do is yours.

Combine your choice of outdoor activities, wellness treatments and health chats throughout the weekend while soaking in the pure beauty of the great outdoors and feasting on local, delicious meals made with love!

Friends come together with different interests, enjoy their preferred activities in the day, and hang out with both old and new friends in the evening.

Please call +1 (866) 929-3539 or e-mail: info@flexpeditions.com for further information.

Itinerary details:

https://www.flexpeditions.com/womens-fall-wellness-weekend/

Includes:
Certified guides, all activities, transportation, and fully catered meals. Accommodation is extra.

Cost:
$475 (+tax) for the weekend includes fully catered meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner) and all sessions. Accommodation is extra.

Accommodation:
Accommodation will be at Valley Retreat.
Here are your accommodation options for the whole weekend:
$225/person based on a shared room with 2 beds.
$325/person for a private room (limited availability).

**LOCALS ONLY SPECIAL**
ONLY $275 for the weekend – book direct by calling Amy +1 (866) 929-3539 (accommodation and meals are extra)

Locals Special Only: Don’t feel like cooking all weekend? Add the Meal Package: $75 for the weekend. (Fondue, plus x2 Lunches, x1 Dinner, & snacks) or just add on a couple lunches $15 each and enjoy breakfast and dinner at home. Please arrange with Amy when booking.

Kokanee Fish Fest 2018 @ Bridge Creek
Sep 21 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

The NCES would like to invite you to join us and our facilitators for the annual Kokanee Fish Fest, which takes place at Bridge Creek in the Industrial Park.

Learn about the fish’s biology, habitat, conservation efforts, how it’s threatened, and it’s cultural significance in one place! 

The kokanee population in Bridge Creek is relatively small, but we have been seeing increases in their numbers in the last few years.

We have invited the grade 2 classes of School District 19 to join us, but the event is open to the public as well.

Volunteers always welcome!

Thank you to our facilitators: Columbia Shuswap Invasive Species SocietyRevelstoke Bear Aware, Aboriginal Student Services, and BC Hydro.

Thank you to the Columbia Basin Trust for their continued support in helping us bring conservation awareness to the young minds of Revelstoke!

Craft Club @ Revelstoke Museum & Archives
Sep 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Revelstoke Museum & Archives hosts a weekly craft club every Friday at noon, upstairs at the Museum. Bring your knitting, crochet, embroidery, beading, colouring, sketching, or any other craft and join us for an hour or so. Enjoy coffee or tea while crafting and visiting with the other crafters. Children are welcome to come with their parents – a children’s play area is available in the program room.

Sep
22
Sat
Revelstoke Local Food Initiative Market @ 200 Block Mackenzie Ave.
Sep 22 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Revelstoke Local Food Initiative Market @ 200 Block Mackenzie Ave.

The Revelstoke Local Food Initiative hosts a farmers market on Saturdays, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. from May 5 to October 27 in the 200 block of Mackenzie Avenue of Revelstoke, BC.

Please join us for fresh farm produce, unique artisan works and ready-to-eat foods.

While we love dogs, we have a NO DOG policy for the safety of our vendors and patrons, big and small.

Please note that the City of Revelstoke has established a new NO PARKING zone from 6:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. in the 200 block of Mackenzie Avenue during market days.

Revelstoke Local Food Initiative Market @ Downtown Revelstoke
Sep 22 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

The Revelstoke Local Food Initiative hosts a farmers market on Saturdays, 8am-1pm from May 5th to October 27th in the 200 block of Mackenzie Avenue of Revelstoke, BC. Please join us for fresh farm produce, unique artisan works and ready-to-eat foods. 

While we love dogs, we have a NO DOG policy for the safety of our vendors and patrons, big and small. 

Please note that the City of Revelstoke has established a new NO PARKING zone from 6:30am -1:30pm in the 200 block of Mackenzie Ave. during market days.

Mushrooms 101: Growing and Foraging Workshops @ Revelstoke
Sep 22 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

In an effort to provide you with the tools you need to live more sustainably, the North Columbia Environmental Society presents their 5th annual Hunting & Gathering Workshop Series.

On Saturday, September 22nd join the NCES and Robert Macrae for a day dedicated to mushrooms!

9am – 11am: Grow Your Own Workshop, a step by step workshop to get you started on growing your own oyster mushrooms, right at home. All materials will be provided (location TBA) $20 for NCES members, $30 for non-members.

12pm – 3pm: Foraging Workshop, meet at the Rec Centre (600 Campbell Ave,) parking lot and carpool out to Wapp Lake FSR where you will get to learn how to identify edible mushrooms, and proper foraging techniques. Bring your own basket and knife. Weather dependent, $15 for NCES members, $20 for non-members.

NCES members attend both workshops for $30, non-members can register for both workshops for $45.

Pre-registration required. Email Kate at info@northcolumbia.org or send us a PM on Facebook.

Revelstoke Oktoberfest @ Beside Signs Ink
Sep 22 @ 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Come and celebrate the 4th annual Revelstoke Oktoberfest! Yes Oktoberfest in September. The official start to Oktoberfest in Germany. Admission is by donation. There will be traditional food – Bortch, Sausages, German Pretzels, games, and of course beer from Mt. Begbie Brewing Co. (as well as coolers, wine and soft drinks) and LIVE MUSIC with some traditional Oom-pah. Kids are welcome and we will have a kids corner again this year.

Under the heated tents you can enjoy the bands ‘up close and personal’ or, if you prefer, sit further back and enjoy the music at traditional Oktoberfest style tables. There’s plenty of room for everyone. And don’t forget to dress in your best Bavarian fashion!

All proceeds from this event will be split between two projects:
1) NEW local community project: We’ll be installing shade sails at Kovach Park!
2) International project: We’ll be installing a water and sanitation station at a central school in Northern Ghana.

To learn more about our projects: https://portal.clubrunner.ca/835/page/projects

Sep
23
Sun
Sunday Morning Birding @ Revelstoke Community Centre
Sep 23 @ 6:45 am – 9:00 am

Meet at the Revelstoke Community Centre parking lot at 6:45. The group then decides  where to go birding that day. Leave at 7:00 sharp.