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7:00 pm
April 26 | 7pm | Whistler Public Library Whistler Public Library and Armchair Books have joined forces to start a Community Book Club. Free and open to all, the club meets on the last Wednesday of each month. Find out … Read More
Whistler Public Library
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm
7:00 pm
Each month the Whistler Public Library screens a foreign or art film that you will likely not see anywhere else. This month’s film: BLUSH Directed by Michal Vinik Israel | 2015 | Coming-of-Age | Hebrew and Arabic with English subtitles … Read More
Whistler Public Library
Apr 29 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
7:00 pm
Bring your art supplies and come get creative with local artist Dave “PEPE” Petko. Dave will supply tables and chairs and an intimate setting at Black Ohm Tattoos studio in Function Junction. Come get creative with other local established and … Read More
Black Ohm Tattoos
Apr 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
Join us for this socially creative evening, combining a little art with lots of fun. Artist/teacher Kathleen Ainscough will lead a two-hour step-by-step acrylic painting class, at the end of which you will have a masterpiece to take home. No … Read More
The Gallery @ Artisan Square
Apr 29 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
April 29 | 8pm | 19+ The Boom Booms are an Indie Soul band from Vancouver, BC. They’ve toured across North America, Latin America, and Europe. The Boom Booms live show is highly energetic, honest and original, with some of … Read More
The Arts Centre
2:00 pm
Truth & Reconciliation Initiative Blanket Exercise led by Pauline Le Bel. The KAIROS Blanket Exercise is an interactive learning experience that teaches the Indigenous rights history we’re rarely taught. Developed in response to the 1996 Report of the Royal Commission … Read More
Gallery @ Artisan Square
5:00 pm
Join the Whistler Children’s Chorus for their Spring concert: Sing a Song!
Our Lady of the Mountains Catholic Church
7:00 pm
Synopsis: A timeless story of human self-discovery and connection, Moonlight chronicles the life of a young black man from childhood to adulthood as he struggles to find his place in the world while growing up in a rough neighborhood of … Read More
Whistler Public Library
12:00 am
Unique Certification Training combining two powerful methodologies LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® with Simplexity Thinking™ How did we build this: This integration of methodologies of LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® and Simplexity Thinking® has been created to support deep level contemplation and problem solving. … Read More
Nita Lake Lodge
May 3 @ 8:00 pm – May 4 @ 12:59 am
8:00 pm
The Art Throw Down hosts artists in a head to head competition live on stage to create an amazing piece in 40-minute rounds, to be voted King or Queen of the Canvas by YOU! Come support your local artists and … Read More
Garfinkle's Whistler
May 4 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
2:00 pm
Need an expert opinion on your writing? The Simon Fraser University Writer’s Studio offers free one-on one consultations at the Library. Register at least one week prior to the consultation by stopping by the front desk or calling 604-935-8435. Repeats … Read More
Whistler Public Library
May 5 – May 14 all-day
12:00 am
Community School Association Youth Art Exhibit. For gallery hours, see biac.ca
The Gallery @ Artisan Square
7:00 pm
In conjunction with Matisse Drawings: Curated by Ellsworth Kelly we invite you to join us in early May to learn more about the lives and artistic practices of internationally acclaimed artists Ellsworth Kelly and Henri Matisse. Two dialogues, each featuring … Read More
Audain Art Museum
7:00 pm
The door is opening, and four authors are beckoning you in to hear tales of extraordinary times in their lives: traveling the world as lead singer in the notorious Vancouver band The Smugglers; chucking the secure life and ski-bumming through … Read More
Fairmont Chateau Whistler
7:30 pm
O CANADA! Whistler Singers and Sea to Sky Singers collaborate in celebrating Canada’s 150 years in song. Join us – kids under 12 free! Advance tickets available at the Whistler Museum.
May 5 - Britannia Mine Museum & May 6 - Our Lady of the Mountains Church
10:00 am
Tule rush is a sedge that grows in lakes around southern B.C. Cheryl will be teaching the participants to use plaiting and twining techniques to create a basket at the end of the class. A gourmet lunch will be in … Read More
Cheryl Massey's Studio
1:00 pm
In conjunction with Matisse Drawings: Curated by Ellsworth Kelly we invite you to join us in early May to learn more about the lives and artistic practices of internationally acclaimed artists Ellsworth Kelly and Henri Matisse. Two dialogues, each featuring … Read More
Audain Art Museum
May 6 @ 7:30 pm
7:30 pm
May 6 | Doors and bar open: 7pm, Show: 7:30pm | All Ages Kasandra “La China” is one of Canada’s leading flamenco artists well-known for her unrelenting drive to push the artistic envelope. A tirelessly ambitious artistic director and soloist, … Read More
The Arts Centre
7:30 pm
O CANADA! Whistler Singers and Sea to Sky Singers collaborate in celebrating Canada’s 150 years in song. Join us – kids under 12 free! Advance tickets available at the Whistler Museum.
May 5 - Britannia Mine Museum & May 6 - Our Lady of the Mountains Church
10:00 am
Tule rush is a sedge that grows in lakes around southern B.C. Cheryl will be teaching the participants to use plaiting and twining techniques to create a rectangular form with the aim of completing the basket at the end of … Read More
Cheryl Massey's Studio
May 7 @ 10:30 am – 3:30 pm
10:30 am
A fun, family day of nature exploration and discovery. Great picnic friendly food and hands-on activities in the salmon hatchery, farm, aquatics lab and Coast Salish Longhouse. Family-friendly canoeing, archery, river floats, nature walks, Artist For Kids art activity, and … Read More
Cheakamus Centre
12:00 am
LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® is an internationally-renowned facilitated process used by organizations to engage participants to generate innovative ideas for organizational improvement. The methodology is based on extensive research and enables teams to address complex issues in a fun and engaging … Read More
Nita Lake Lodge
6:00 pm
Date: Monday, May 8 Time: 6:00-8:30pm Venue: Maury Young Arts Centre Ages: 16+ Cost: $30 (Arts Whsitler member) / $35 (non-member) + $25 supplies ART LAB: Introduction to the Art of Incense Making Learn how to make your own, all-natural incense! … Read More
Maury Young Arts Centre
7:00 pm
If you didn’t see all the Best Picture nominees on the big screen, now’s your chance! Whistler Public Library will be screening a nominated film on the first and second Tuesday of each month this summer. Synopsis: When mysterious spacecrafts … Read More
Whistler Public Library
12:00 am
Paint a night scene with accomplished Bowen Island acrylic artist, Janet Esseiva. We will start with a black canvas, and work from dark to light in shades of grey, finishing up with luminous glazes. Reference material provided. Level: Advanced Beginner/Intermediate … Read More
The Gallery @ Artisan Square, Bowen Island, BC
May 14 @ 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
9:30 am
Mother’s can enjoy Free Admission to the Museum and receive a gift of a beautiful day planner designed by Andy Everson of the Kwakwaka’wakw Nation (valued at $12). Mom’s can also enjoy a free Spirit Bear organic fair trade coffee … Read More
Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre
6:00 pm
Introduction to Pyrography May 15 | 6pm | The Arts Centre Would you like to have a go at a traditional folk art? Have you ever fancied burning designs into a natural surface? This course is an introduction to anyone who … Read More
The Arts Centre
May 16 – May 21 all-day
12:00 am
For more than 3 decades mountain biking has woven itself into the fabric of Whistler’s outdoor community. At the same time, our distinct biking scene has increasingly spread its influence throughout the MTB world. In celebration of the trails, talent … Read More
Whistler Museum
May 16 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
4:00 pm
Feel the urge for a summer game of bocce ball or croquet? The Whistler Public Library and Whistler Museum will be hosting Garden Games in Florence Petersen Park the third Tuesday of each month in the summer. Games and garden … Read More
Florence Petersen Park
12:00 am
These two artists explore hate speech through their works. “Lashon Hara” is Robin Atlas’ narrative featuring deconstructed pieces of diverse elements coalesced on hand dyed, manipulated and collaged fabric. “L’Dor Vador” is Nancy Current’s series of figurative glass paintings and … Read More
The Gallery @ Artisan Square
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