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Thursday, April 17

Benefits/Fundraisers


Empowerific Spring Fling Pub Night Fundraiser

Apr. 17 6:00 PM       Rose's Waterfront Pub, 1352 Water St, Kelowna

We are very excited to partner with Roses Pub April 17th along with other community partners to help us reach our goal of...

Comedy


Open mike Comedy

Apr. 17 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


Citizenship 101

Apr. 17 4:30 PM       Kelowna Community Resources, 120-1735 Dolphin Avenue, Kelowna, Kelowna

Are you preparing to take the Canadian Citizenship test? Kelowna Community Resources - Immigrant Services is excited to be...
Intro to Salsa Dancing

Apr. 17 7:15 PM       Get Bent Yoga, Dance & Wellness Centre, 115- 1475 Fairview Road, Penticton

A five week beginner course in couples salsa. Do you have two left feet? Salsa is a lively dance with basic steps that...

CRAFTS, FAIRS, MARKETS


Vernon Farmers' Market

Apr. 17 8:00 AM       Kal Tire Place, 3445 - 43rd Avenue, Vernon

Vernon Farmers' Market Thank-You to everyone for supporting and shopping local! EVERY MONDAY & THURSDAY RAIN OR SHINE...

Dances/Parties


THURSDAY NIGHT DANCE

Apr. 17 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...
OPEN•HEART•DANCE - Freeform Dance for Everyone!

Apr. 17 7:00 PM       German Canadian Club, 1696 Cary Road, Kelowna

DANCE IS THE NEW YOGA! OPEN•HEART•DANCE is a free-form, intuitive, dynamic meditation / ecstatic dance inspired by...
Salsa Thursdays Kelowna

Apr. 17 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...

Dining


Wings - Prawns - Ribs Night!

Apr. 17 4:00 PM       O'Flannigan's Pub, 319 Queensway Avenue, Kelowna

Wednesdays & Thursdays from 4PM Wings and Prawns Only 0.45 ea 1lb of Dry Garlic Ribs Only 6.95
Pizza Special

Apr. 17 4:00 PM       Boomers Bar & Grill , 4105 Gordon Drive, Kelowna

Thursday After 4pm - Medium Pizza $10.95
Prawn Night!

Apr. 17 5:00 PM       Tonics Pub, 1654 Ellis Street, Kelowna

Thursday Night - PRAWNS, Jumbo Prawns $8.99 dozen Reserve a table for your next "Special Nite out" 250.860.2997

Family Fun


Storytime @ ORL Westbank Branch

Apr. 17 10:00 AM       Okanagan Regional Library (Westbank), #31 - 2484 Main St. (Hwy 97 S), West Kelowna

Spend some time with your little one at the Westbank Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library this winter! Storytime for 18...
Storytime @ ORL Mission Branch

Apr. 17 10:15 AM       Okanagan Regional Library - Mission Branch, 4105 Gordon Dr., Kelowna

We’ve got some fun planned for wee ones this winter at the Mission Branch of the ORL! Storytime for ages 3 to 5 years...
Storytime @ ORL Downtown Kelowna Branch

Apr. 17 11:00 AM       Okanagan Regional Library, 1380 Ellis Street, Kelowna

Storytime for ages 3 to 6 Thursdays, Fridays or Saturdays at 11:00 am There’s nothing like a story with your little one...
Storytime @ Peachland ORL

Apr. 17 11:30 AM       Peachland Branch ORL , #40 - 5500 Clements Crescent Peachland, B.C., Peachland

Have some winter fun at the Peachland Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library! Storytime for ages 3 to 5 Thursdays at...
Meeple: A monthly evening of board games

Apr. 17 5:00 PM       Streaming Cafe, 596 Leon Avenue, Kelowna

More than Monopoly! Small World, Dominion, D&D, Ticket to Ride, Goblet, Pandemic, Puerto Rico, Eclipse and more! #GameNightKL

Galleries/Art Exhibitions


“Outlines, Artwork inspired by Bullying”

Apr. 17 7:00 PM       Summerland Art Gallery, 9533 Main Street, Summerland

“Outlines, Artwork inspired by Bullying”, is a joint project with Summerland Bully Free and opens Thursday, April 17 with a...
‘Outlines: Artworks Exploring Bullying’

Apr. 17 7:00 PM       Summerland Art Centre , 9533 Main Street Summerland, Summerland

Summerland Bully Free in cooperation with Summerland Arts Council Presents ‘Outlines: Artworks Exploring Bullying’...

Lectures/Talks


Science & Technology with astronaut Marc Garneau

Apr. 17 4:00 AM       Eldorado Hotel, 500 Cook Rd, Kelowna

Marc Garneau has served his country his entire professional career, beginning with the Canadian Navy and then as an astronaut...
Veterans Affairs with Marc Garneau

Apr. 17 7:00 AM       Eldorado Hotel, 500 Cook Rd, Kelowna

Please join Marc for a discussion on the state of Veterans Affairs in Canada Thursday April 17 630pm at the Eldorado Hotel...
The Idea Exchange: The Interfaith Bridging Project

Apr. 17 7:00 PM       Vernon Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library, 2800 30th Avenue, Vernon

Can our community become less insular and more inclusive? Can we learn to understand each other's faiths and overcome...

Live Music


Old Time Fiddlers' Jam

Apr. 17 7:00 PM       Rutland Senior Centre, 765 Dodd Road, Kelowna

Jam with the BC Old Time Fiddlers on Thursdays 7-9pm, at the Rutland Sr Activity Centre, 765 Dodd Road. If you like “Old...
JULIE MASI

Apr. 17 8:00 PM       Minstrel Cafe & Bar, 4638 Lakeshore Road, Kelowna

Former Parachute Club vocalist performing a spectrum of jazz, r&b and contemporary pop. $5 entertainment charge
College Nights

Apr. 17 9:00 PM       Lake City Casino, 1300 Water Street, Kelowna

Start your night out here at Lake City Casino! Great drink specials, Whirlwind machine, low limit Blackjack and a chance to win...

Meetings


What do you want out of life?

Apr. 17 5:30 PM       Dawson Psychological Services, #230 - 1855 Kirschner Road, Kelowna

Do you have regrets about the past or worries about the future? Dawson Psychological Services is hosting a free small group...
KELOWNA PIPE BAND SOCIETY PRACTICE

Apr. 17 6:30 PM       Ukranian Catholic Church Hall, 1091 Coronation Ave,, Kelowna

Kelowna pipe band is now recruiting new members into its ranks. Teaching, instruments and uniforms provided please call Joe...
Okanagan Club Monthly Meeting

Apr. 17 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...

Non-Profit Programs


Kelowna AM Toastmasters

Apr. 17 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...

Poetry/Prose/Books


Writing for Contests Workshop

Apr. 17 1:00 PM       Vernon Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library, 2800 30th Avenue, Vernon

Join the Vernon Branch Library’s Writer-in-Residence, Harold Rhenisch, for a writing for contests workshop. This workshop...

Pubs & Nightclubs


Modern Retro Thursday

Apr. 17 5:00 PM       97 Street Social House, 2400 Hwy 97 North, Kelowna

Every Thursday Night | DJ Music Visit website for specials!
Poker Night - Penticton

Apr. 17 7:00 PM       Barley Mill Brew Pub & Bistro, 2460 Skaha Lake Rd, Penticton

Free Poker Every Monday & Thursday Game starts at 7 pm sharp ! Time: 7pm - 10pm
Live Music with Brian Highley - Penticton

Apr. 17 7:30 PM       Barley Mill Brew Pub & Bistro, 2460 Skaha Lake Rd, Penticton

Live Music Every Thursday & Saturday Nights !! Brian Highley Thursday Nights with a wide range of Acoustic Music for your...
Bull Riding @ the OK Corral

Apr. 17 8:00 PM       Ok Corral Night Club, 1978 Kirschner Road, Kelowna

Are you up for the challenge? Ride the bull every Thursday Night!
Thursday Night Karaoke

Apr. 17 8:00 PM       Freddy`s Brew Pub, 948 McCurdy Road, Kelowna

Michael’s Karaoke show has been bringing in crowds to Freddy’s Brewpub for years now… he has over 20 years experience as...
College Thursdays

Apr. 17 9:00 PM       LeVel Nightclub, 275 Leon Avenue, Kelowna

So it’s been a tough week at school and your ready to let loose a little and get rid of some of that exam anxiety, well we...
DJ NIGHTS @ Social 242

Apr. 17 9:00 PM       Social 242 Lounge and Grill, 242 Lawrence Avenue, Kelowna

ROCK IT OUT SOCIAL-STYLE AT OUR DJ NIGHTS Every Thursday, Friday & Saturday Night join us at Social for some serious killer...
Open Mic Night

Apr. 17 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...
Young 'Uns

Apr. 17 9:00 PM       Blue Gator Bar & Grill, 441 Lawrence Avenue, Kelowna

The Blue Gator, Kelowna 's home for live music! Thursdays: Young 'Uns for some rocking and rolling!

Pre-registration Annual Community Fundraiser


Registration for Capital One Race for Kids

Apr. 17 5:00 PM       Martin Avenue Community Center, 1434 Graham Street, Kelowna

Capital One Race for Kids™ is an urban adventure race where teams of 4 adults compete in a race to the finish line,...
Kelowna Relay For Life

Apr. 17 6:00 PM       City Park, 1600 Abbott Street, Kelowna

The Canadian Cancer Society’s Relay for Life is a chance for us to celebrate cancer survivors, remember those we’ve lost...
Vernon Relay For Life

Apr. 17 6:00 PM       Polson Park, 3201 24 Ave, Vernon, BC , Vernon

The Canadian Cancer Society’s Relay for Life is a chance for us to celebrate cancer survivors, remember those we’ve lost...
Penticton Relay For Life

Apr. 17 6:00 PM       Pen-Hi School Track, 158 Eckhardt Avenue East, Penticton, BC, Penticton

The Canadian Cancer Society’s Relay for Life is a chance for us to celebrate cancer survivors, remember those we’ve lost...

Theatre/Performance


Bumbershoot Theatre Presents the Book of Ruth

Apr. 17 6:30 PM       Bumbershoot Children's Theatre, 125-1295 Cannery Lane, Kelowna

Celebrating faith and community, family and continuity, The Book of Ruth is a poignant tale of love between generations....
Heroes - Theatre Kelowna Society

Apr. 17 7:30 PM       Black Box Theatre, 1375 Water Street, Kelowna

Heroes is an award winning comedy written by Tom Stoppard and based on the hilarious play by Girard Sibleyras – one of...
Boeing Boeing a Many Hats Theatre Co production

Apr. 17 8:00 PM       Cannery Stage, 1475 Fairview Road, Penticton

Many Hats is pleased to announce their second production of their second season. The hilarious comedy Boeing Boeing by Marc...
Sweeney Todd School Edition

Apr. 17 8:00 PM       Kelowna Actors Studio, 1379 Ellis Street, Kelowna

KAS Performance Troupe presents the School Version of Sweeney Todd. The rare instance of a musical thriller, Stephen...