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Thursday, November 20

Benefits/Fundraisers


Fill Our Dunk Tank for the Food Bank

Nov. 20 9:00 AM       Avalon Event Rentals, 1660 Powick Rd, Kelowna

Help us Fill Our Dunk Tank for the Food Bank! We are pleased to announce we are fundraising for the Kelowna Community Food...
Barb's Used Book & Music Sale - Kamloops Symphony

Nov. 20 9:30 AM       Sahali Centre Mall, 945 Columbia St W, Kamloops

Kamloops Symphony's semi-annual Barb's Used Book & Music Sale is back November 15 - 29 at Sahali Mall! We've received a record...

Comedy


Open mike Comedy

Nov. 20 9:00 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Think you have what it takes?? Come and find out. You can get up on stage every Thursday nite at Dakodas Pub. Starts at 9pm...

Courses/Workshops


Community Solutions: Leadership Begins with You

Nov. 20 8:30 AM       Ramada Hotel & Conference Centre, 2170 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Are you interested in making a change within your ​organization​,​​ ​community, network, or with your board? Want...
Volunteer Leaders Wanted

Nov. 20 10:00 AM       Oliver Community Centre, 6359 Park Drive, Oliver

FREE 4-day volunteer leader training for Adults interested in co-facilitating our FREE six-week (2.5 hrs/wk) Chronic Pain...
FREE Chronic Pain Self-Management Workshop

Nov. 20 6:00 PM       Pushor Mitchell Law Offices, 1665 Ellis Street, Kelowna

Do you live with Chronic Pain? Would you like to BETTER manage your condition? If 'YES' the the University of Victoria, Centre...
Open Heart Dance

Nov. 20 7:00 PM       German Canadian Club, 1696 Cary Road, Kelowna

FREE FORM, INTUITIVE DANCE FOR EVERYONE There are no steps to learn. No technique to perfect. It is a safe and supportive...
Salsa Dancing

Nov. 20 7:15 PM       Get Bent, 115-1475 Fairview Road, Penticton

Learn the basics of club style salsa! Salsa is a lively dance with basic steps that is easy to learn for beginners Learn the...

Dances/Parties


THURSDAY NIGHT DANCE

Nov. 20 7:00 PM       Parkinson Activity Centre, 1700 Parkinson Way, Kelowna

DANCE to Vic & Co every Thursday night 7 – 10 p.m. Bring a friend and join us at 1700 Parkinson Way. Vic plays a good...
Salsa Thursdays Kelowna

Nov. 20 8:00 PM       Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Avenue, Kelowna

Rotary Centre for the Arts in Kelowna presents SALSA THURSDAYS 8-10:00pm Singles, Couples, All levels and ages 30 minute...

Family Fun


Child Developmental Check-Up @ ORL Westbank Branch

Nov. 20 10:00 AM       Okanagan Regional Library (Westbank), #31 - 2484 Main St., West Kelowna

Take part in a free Child Developmental Check-Up at the Westbank Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library! It's normal to...
Storytime @ ORL Westbank Branch

Nov. 20 10:00 AM       Okanagan Regional Library (Westbank), #31 - 2484 Main St., West Kelowna

It’s the season for fall Storytime at the Westbank Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library! Designed for ages 18 months to 5...
Toddlertime @ ORL Rutland Branch

Nov. 20 10:15 AM       Okanagan Regional Library (Rutland), #20 - 301 Hwy. 33 West, Kelowna

Keep your little ones busy with fall programs at the Rutland Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library! ToddlerTime: 18...
Fall Storytime @ ORL Vernon Branch

Nov. 20 10:30 AM       Okanagan Regional Library, 2800 - 30th Ave., Vernon

Fall Storytime at the Vernon Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library Stories, songs and rhymes for kids aged 2 to 5!...
Toddlertime @ ORL Salmon Arm

Nov. 20 10:30 AM       Salmon Arm Branch of the ORL (Picadilly Mall), 1151-10th Avenue, Salmon Arm

There will be lots of reading and giggling at the Salmon Arm Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library this fall with the start...
Storytime @ ORL Vernon Branch

Nov. 20 10:30 AM       Okanagan Regional Library, 2800 - 30th Ave., Vernon

Storytime for 3 to 5 year olds Starts September 15th Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday at 10:30am No registration is...
Storytime @ ORL Downtown Branch

Nov. 20 11:00 AM       Okanagan Regional Library, 1380 Ellis Street, Kelowna

Join us for Storytime at the downtown Kelowna Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library. Stories, songs and more for all ages....
Fall Storytime for Preschoolers @ ORL Peachland Branch

Nov. 20 11:30 AM       Okanagan Regional Library, #40 - 5500 Clements Crescent, Peachland

Fall Storytime for Preschoolers at the Peachland Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library! Starting Thursday October 2nd...
Lego Club Advanced @ ORL Vernon Branch

Nov. 20 3:30 PM       Okanagan Regional Library, 2800 - 30th Ave., Vernon

Lego Club Advanced (ages 9 to 13) Thursdays 3:30-4:30pm from September 25th to December 11th. Weekly themes with books...
Bedtime Stories

Nov. 20 7:00 PM       Penticton Public Library, 785 Main Street, Penticton

Join us for a 30-minute programs featuring puppets, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, feltboard stories, and books. Jammies are...

Films & Movies


Springhammer

Nov. 20 7:00 PM       Black Box (The), 1375 Water Street, Kelowna

Springhammer is a documentary that looks at the present state of blacksmithing in Japan. Tickets are available at Knifewear...

Galleries/Art Exhibitions


First World War in 22 Maps: Library Display

Nov. 20 9:00 AM       Okanagan College - Kelowna Campus, 1000 KLO Road, Kelowna

In conjunction with commemorations for Remembrance Day & centenary of the First World War, visit Okanagan College Library's...
Icelandic Sculptor Steinunn Thórarinsdóttir

Nov. 20 11:00 AM       Mission Hil Family Estate Winery, 1730 Mission Hill Estate Winery, Kelowna

Mission Hill presents "Encounters with Iceland,' a major sculpture exhibition featuring 42 life size works of acclaimed...

Kids Day Camps


Toy Story

Nov. 20 1:00 PM       H2O Adventure & Fitness Center, 4075 Gordon Drive, Kelowna

Each week this structured program will explore age appropriate crafts and toys, music, stories and educational play that's sure...
Girl Power

Nov. 20 6:00 PM       H2O Adventure & Fitness Center, 4075 Gordon Drive, Kelowna

A powerful program just for girls! Girl Power is a place where girls can engage in physically active recreational opportunities...

Lectures/Talks


Healthy Living Ideasfest

Nov. 20 3:00 PM       UBC Okanagan, 3333 University Way, Kelowna

UBC Okanagan Prof. Eric Li's 3rd year marketing class teams up with 17 community partner organizations to develop 35 Healthy...
The Idea Exchange: Who's Taking Care of the Kids?

Nov. 20 7:00 PM       Okanagan Regional Library, 2800 - 30th Ave., Vernon

Quality, affordable, accessible child care is important to the healthy development of young children, the well-being of...
The Idea Exchange: Who's Taking Care of the Kids?

Nov. 20 7:00 PM       Okanagan Regional Library, 2800 - 30th Ave., Vernon

Vernon Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library presents The Idea Exchange: Who's Taking Care of the Kids? Thursday November...

Live Music


Live After 5: Jazz Jam

Nov. 20 5:00 PM       Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Avenue, Kelowna

Every Thursday there is a live Jazz Jam. We play jazz mostly from "The Real Book". Bring your instrument to play or just sit...
Linus

Nov. 20 6:00 PM       Ricardo's Mediterranean Kitchen, 415 Commonwealth Rd, Kelowna, BC , Lake Country

Live Music at Ricardo's Tonight: Linus
Doc Willoughbys 15th Anniversary!!!

Nov. 20 6:00 PM       Doc Willoughby's Downtown Pub, 353 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

Weve been bringing people together through the the magic of alcohol and good times for a long time now! Come Celebrate 15 years...
KIM JUNE JONHSON & JIMMY BALFOUR

Nov. 20 8:00 PM       Minstrel Cafe & Bar, 4638 Lakeshore Road, Kelowna

KIM JUNE JONHSON & JIMMY BALFOUR - songs of love & lonesomeness, soul-bearing, dark, sweet and powerful. $5 entertainment...
THE NEWKS

Nov. 20 9:00 PM       Habitat (The), 248 Leon Ave, Kelowna

Local band The Newks will be performing their sweet, acoustic and melodic sounds at The Habitat. Come see these talented...

Meetings


Kelowna Chamber Small Business Expo

Nov. 20 5:00 PM       Four Points by Sheraton Kelowna Airport , 5505 Airport Way, Kelowna

Come meet new contacts @ our Small Business Expo! Join the Kelowna Chamber and 40 vendors at Four Points by Sheraton to meet...
Okanagan Club Monthly Meeting

Nov. 20 7:00 PM       Rusty's Steakhouse, 1 - 1525 Dilworth Drive, Kelowna

Are you new to Kelowna? Why not check us out? The Okanagan Club for Skiing, Sports and Socials is an adult non-profit social...
MS Self-Help Group for University/College Students

Nov. 20 7:00 PM       Starbucks, 210 1970 Kane Road, Kelowna, Kelowna

People with MS and their family and friends face ongoing change and uncertainty. Self-help groups allow people to talk about...

Non-Profit Programs


Kelowna AM Toastmasters

Nov. 20 6:45 AM       Royal Anne Hotel, 348 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

Get up EARLY in the morning to improve your leadership and communication skills in a fun, supportive atmosphere. If you have...
Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Drive

Nov. 20 9:00 AM       Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Drive, 2091 Springfield Road, Kelowna

Make an impact on a child in a needy country by filling a special shoebox filled with school supplies, clothes, toys, soap,...

Poetry/Prose/Books


Inspired Word Café

Nov. 20 5:00 PM       Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue, Kelowna

Watch in wonder Thursday nights As authors have their say In song In rhyme In spoken word Inspired Word Cafe 5pm - 7pm

Pubs & Nightclubs


Doc's 15th Anniversary

Nov. 20 6:30 PM       Doc Willoughby's Downtown Pub, 353 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

Come down to Doc Willoughby's Downtown Pub to celebrate 15 years of a wild ride!!! New Friends, Old Friends, New and Old staff...
Poker - Thursdays

Nov. 20 7:00 PM       Barley Mill Brew Pub & Bistro, 2460 Skaha Lake Rd, Penticton

Free Poker Every Monday & Thursday !! WIN Barley Mill Gift Cards !! Game starts at 7 pm sharp ! Email...
Live Music with Brian Highley - Thursdays

Nov. 20 7:30 PM       Barley Mill Brew Pub & Bistro, 2460 Skaha Lake Rd, Penticton

Live Music Every Thursday !! Brian Highley Thursday Nights with a wide range of Acoustic Music for your Entertainment....
Thursday Music Bingo

Nov. 20 8:00 PM       Pogue Mahone Irish Alehouse, 843 Desmond Street, Kamloops

Thursday Music Bingo 8pm Visit website for full details.
Thursday Karaoke

Nov. 20 8:00 PM       Freddy's Brew Pub, 948 McCurdy Rd, Kelowna

Enjoy Karaoke after 8pm with Stan the Man!
Extreme Karaoke

Nov. 20 8:00 PM       Creekside Pub & Grill, 3929 Lakeshore Road, Kelowna

A different approach to just a Karaoke Night. Join us and you will find out.
Open Mic

Nov. 20 9:00 PM       O'Flannigan's Pub, 319 Queensway Avenue, Kelowna

Thursday nights is Open Mic night at O'Flannigan's Pub with our host Riaz. Bring your instruments, sign up with Riaz then hit...
Open Mic Comedy at Dakodas

Nov. 20 9:00 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Have you ever wanted to get on stage? Kelowna's veterans alongside first timers try to make you laugh at this free and fun...
Zamboni Brothers

Nov. 20 9:00 PM       Blue Gator Bar & Grill, 441 Lawrence Avenue, Kelowna

Thursdays: The Zamboni Brothers for some rocking and rolling!
LoveCoast Live @Fernando’s Pub

Nov. 20 9:00 PM       Fernando's Pub, 279 Bernard Ave, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

Lovecoast are known for their upbeat nature and roaring good times, Lovecoast is a young band with old soul. These young BC...
College Thursdays

Nov. 20 9:30 PM       LeVel Nightclub, 275 Leon Avenue, Kelowna

Head on down to LeVel Nite Club!

Sports


Figure Skating: Shall We Dance

Nov. 20 2:00 AM       Memorial Arena, Doyle Avenue, Kelowna

An hour of Adult Ice Skating with official Skate Canada ice dance music. Return to your roots, remember the steps, or learn to...
Regional Parks Outings with Adaptive Adventures

Nov. 20 1:00 PM       Kalamoir Regional Park, Collens Hill Road - lower parking area, West Kelowna

Regional Parks Services is teaming up with the Community Recreational Initiatives Society (CRIS) Adaptive Adventures, for a...
Public Skate - Memorial Arena

Nov. 20 1:15 PM       Memorial Arena, 1424 Ellis Street, Kelowna

Ages: All 1:15pm 2:30pm *Schedule is subject to change without notice. Please call the public Skating Hotline for up to...

Theatre/Performance


Warren Miller No Turning Back

Nov. 20 7:00 PM       Cleland Community Theatre, 325 Power Street, Penticton

Warren Miller Ski Movie No Turning Back This is the 65th Warren Miller movie produced
Marion Bridge-A Many Hats Theatre Co. Production

Nov. 20 8:00 PM       Cannery Stage, 306 1475 Fairview Road, Penticton

Many Hats Theatre Company is pleased to announce the fifth and final show in their 2014 season will be Marion Bridge by the...

Wineries & Vineyards


Wine Tasting and Virtual Tours @ Sandhill Winery

Nov. 20 9:00 AM       Sandhill Winery, 1125 Richter St, Kelowna

Open Daily 9 am to 6 pm Our Urban Winery is now open in the heart of Downtown Kelowna. Join us at the tasting room bar to...
Wine Tastings with Intrigue

Nov. 20 10:00 AM       Intrique Wines, 2291 Goldie Rd, Lake Country

Intrigue Wines, located just off Oceola Rd in Lake Country, invites you to visit our tasting room for complimentary tastings,...
Gray Monk Estate Winery - Wine Tastings

Nov. 20 10:00 AM       Gray Monk Estate Winery, 1055 Camp Rd, Lake Country

Complimentary Tastings are available daily. We are pleased to offer 4 wines for your enjoyment. Selections change daily and...
Wine Tasting @ Road 13

Nov. 20 11:00 AM       Road 13 Vineyards, 799 Ponderosa Road, Road 13, Oliver

We are open 6 days a week from November to Easter. Monday to Saturday 11:00am to 4:00pm, closed Sundays and Holidays...
Wine Tasting @ CedarCreek Estate Winery

Nov. 20 11:00 AM       CedarCreek Estate Winery, 5445 Lakeshore Rd, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

CedarCreek Estate Winery is located 20 minutes from downtown Kelowna – making it an ideal destination for locals and those...