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Wednesday, September 17

Benefits/Fundraisers


Photo Contest: OBGC Jaycee's Downtown Youth Centre

Sep. 17 12:00 AM       Jaycee's Downtown Youth Centre, 1633 Richter St, Kelowna

Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs' Jaycee's Downtown Youth Centre is hosting a photo contest! Take a photo that best captures...
17th Annual Interior Drive for Life - Kelowna vs. Prince George

Sep. 17 12:00 PM       Canadian Blood Services Blood Donor Clinic, 103 - 1865 Dilworth Drive, Kelowna, BC, Kelowna

The 17th Annual Interior Drive for Life continues until Oct. 30. Kelowna vs. Prince George. The city collecting the greatest...

Comedy


Wednesday Night Train Wreck Comedy - Pro Show

Sep. 17 9:00 PM       O'Flannigan's Pub, 319 Queensway Avenue, Kelowna

Ian Black Halifax, NS Originaly from the west coast, Ian swam against the current and moved to Halifax, where his skewed...

Concerts


PIG & WHISTLE

Sep. 17 7:30 PM       Black Box (The), 1375 Water Street, Kelowna

Traditional British Pub Show written and directed by Jeff Samin. Based loosely on the successful Canadian TV series that ran...

Courses/Workshops


Art & Music Classes

Sep. 17 3:30 AM       The Yellow Door, 630 Cadder Ave, Kelowna

THE YELLOW DOOR Music and Art classes for all Ages Classes start Sept.9th and run for 6 weeks, very reasonable prices & all...
Secrets to Crowdfunding Success

Sep. 17 1:00 PM       Hotel Eldorado, 500 Cook Road Kelowna, BC Canada, Kelowna

Lyn Blanchard is the President of Creekstone Consulting Inc. and creator of “Krush – Crowdfunding with Heart”. A mentor,...
DANCE LESSONS AT LATINESQUE

Sep. 17 6:15 PM       LATINESUQE BALLROOM AND LATIN DANCE STUDIO, 1607 PAndosy St, Kelowna, B.C., Kelowna

Latinesque Ballroom and Latin Dance Studio is starting the fall session this week Sept 16. 6 weeks - $60 per person per class...
Registration for Kelowna Community Chorus

Sep. 17 6:45 PM       First Mennonite Church, 1305 Gordon Ave., Kelowna

The Kelowna Community Chorus, a non-auditioned, adult choir, under the direction of Susan Skinner is taking registration for...
Art4Healing Workshop

Sep. 17 7:00 PM       Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Avenue, Kelowna

Using abstract painting as a means of self-expression and discovery, participants are guided through art exercises designed to...

CRAFTS, FAIRS, MARKETS


Kelowna Farmers' & Crafters' Market

Sep. 17 8:00 AM       Farmers Market, Springfield Road and Dilworth Drive, Kelowna

Every Wednesday and Saturday from 8am-1pm from April to October on the corner of Dilworth and Springfield.
Kamloops Farmers' Market

Sep. 17 8:00 AM       Kamloops Farmers' Market, 400 block of Victoria St , Kamloops

The purpose of the Kamloops Regional Farmers' Market Society (KRFMS)to encourage, support and provide an outlet for local...

Family Fun


Kokanee Exhibit

Sep. 17 9:00 AM       Environmental Education Centre for the Okanagan, 2363 A Springfield Road, Kelowna, Kelowna

The land locked Kokanee salmon are making their annual spawning run along the many tributaries of Okanagan Lake or along the...
Toddlertime @ ORL Downtown Branch

Sep. 17 10:15 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....
Storytime @ ORL Salmon Arm

Sep. 17 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...
Living History: The Okanagan’s Pioneers

Sep. 17 10:30 AM       Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Ave. Kelowna, BC, Kelowna

Wednesday, September 17: Living History: The Okanagan’s Pioneers at the Okanagan Heritage Museum. Discover the ways of our...
Corn Maze @ O'Keefe Ranch

Sep. 17 12:00 PM       O'Keefe Ranch, 9380 Hwy 97N, Vernon

The Corn Maze is open at O'Keefe Ranch! Fun for everyone! Price: Adults $8 Seniors $7 Students $6 Juniors $5...
Pyjama Storytime @ ORL Downtown Branch

Sep. 17 6:30 PM       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....

Films & Movies


Le Démantèlement

Sep. 17 7:00 PM       Famous Players - Orchard Plaza Theatre, 160-1876 Cooper Road, Kelowna

Greetings Kelowna Film Fans! The Kelowna Film Society invites you to the next film in our Fall 2014 Series: Le Démantèlement...

FREE Seasonal Events


'Tracks' Beginner Walking Club

Sep. 17 9:00 AM       Mission Creek Regional Park, 2363 A Springfield Road, Kelowna, Kelowna

Register for the free fall session of the popular ‘Tracks Walking Club’ at the Environmental Education Centre for the...

Galleries/Art Exhibitions


The Evolution of the Wedding Gown Exhibit

Sep. 17 10:00 AM       Greater Vernon Museum & Archives, 3009-32nd Ave., Vernon

Now open for viewing at the Greater Vernon Museum & Archives is “The Evolution of the Wedding Gown” exhibit. This beautiful...

Kids Day Camps


Ogoplay Day Camp Extended due to Labour Dispute

Sep. 17 7:00 AM       Ogoplay, 105 - 2374 Bering Road, West Kelowna

Monday to Friday Day Camp at Ogoplay in West Kelowna is extended for the duration of the Labour dispute. Early drop off and...
AKHockey September Day Camp (Week 3)

Sep. 17 8:30 AM       Capital News Centre, 4105 Gordon Drive, Kelowna

Our camp is EDUCATIONAL - FUN - HOCKEY ORIENTED Players of all skill level are welcome! For kids aged 7-12 Time: 8:30...
XploreSportZ Fall Strike Camps

Sep. 17 9:00 AM       Kinsmen Media Centre, 3975 Gordon Drive, Kelowna

PacificSport Okanagan offers week long XploreSportZ camps to youth during teacher strike. With no resolution on the BC...
XploreSportZ Strike Camp

Sep. 17 9:00 AM       Penticton Community Centre, 325 Power St, Penticton

2014 XploreSportZ Sport Discovery Fall Strike Camps Greetings from the PacificSport Okanagan Team! With no resolution...
SPCA Strike Camps

Sep. 17 9:00 AM       BCSPCA, 3785 Casorso Rd, Kelowna

If the teacher's strike has left you wondering what do to with your kids, sign up now for SPCA strike camps. Camps will include...
Rabble of Ravens Forest School

Sep. 17 9:00 AM       Quail Flume Trail and Eagle View Trail Linear Parks , The great outdoors and forests in the linear park accessed from Quail Crescent , Kelowna

SOKS is hosting day long program of Forest activities at the City of Kelowna Quail Flume Trail linear park situated north of...
Creative Kids Art Camps Ages 7-12

Sep. 17 9:30 AM       Vernon Community Arts Centre, 2704A Hwy 6, Vernon

the Vernon Community Arts Centre is offering 2 art camps for youth ages 7-12. These art camps are designed to offer a variety...

Lectures/Talks


Working together to improve health

Sep. 17 12:00 PM       UBC Okanagan, 1147 Research Road, Arts Building, room ART 112, Kelowna

Community & University Partnerships for Health Series Co-sponsored by the Institute for Healthy Living and Chronic Disease...
Canning & Preserving in the Okanagan

Sep. 17 7:00 PM       Okanagan Regional Library (Westbank), #31 - 2484 Main St., West Kelowna

Join Ginny Dournovo for this free hour of information, tips and tricks to help you preserve the great fruits and vegetables of...

Live Music


Chris Madsen

Sep. 17 6:00 PM       Dorian's Greek Taverna, 3224 30th Avenue , Vernon

Wednesdays songwriter/guitarist Chris Madsen provides live music on guitar. 6:00pm - 7:30pm
JJ SHIPLETT

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

JJ SHIPLETT - a songwriter in every situation and a dedicated player who's passion for quality music is only matched by his...
Karaoke with Crazy Dan

Sep. 17 8:30 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Sing your heart out with Kelownas best Karaoke nite in the Valley. Starts at 8:30 and goes till we close. Call (250)860-9500...
Wednesday Night Blues

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

Every Wednesday features Wednesday night Blues with Poppa Dawg & Friends here at The Blue Gator! All blues, all night long...

Meetings


Okangan Water & Biodiversity Forum

Sep. 17 8:30 AM       Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Avenue, Kelowna

Bringing together diverse groups to share world-class research, build valuable partnerships, and create actionable solutions....
Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous 630PM

Sep. 17 6:30 PM       Cottonwoods Care Centre, 2255 Ethel Street, Kelowna

Weekly meeting for people who have trouble controlling the way they eat. No dues or weigh- ins.
Kelowna Newcomers Club September Meeting

Sep. 17 7:00 PM       Fellowship Community Hall - First Lutheran Church, 4091 Lakeshore Road, Kelowna

Join us for our September meeting. Kelowna Newcomers Club provides new arrivals a great way to make lasting friendships while...

Non-Profit Programs


Kitchen Wizards Cooking Program

Sep. 17 10:00 AM       The Webber Road Okanagan Boys and Girls Club, 2829 Inverness Road , West Kelowna

Kitchen Wizards Cooking Program You and your child will learn to make tasty appetizers and other snacks promoting healthy...
Living with Stroke

Sep. 17 1:00 PM       Desert Gardens Seniors Centre, 540 Seymour St., Kamloops

The Heart and Stroke Foundation's Living with Stroke™ program helps stroke survivors and their families improve their quality...
Become a Foster Parent - Info Session

Sep. 17 1:00 PM       People Place, 3402 - 27th Ave., Vernon

You can become a Foster Parent and help children and families in your community if you are: patient, loving and understanding;...
Become a Foster Parent - Info Session

Sep. 17 6:30 PM       People Place, 3402 - 27th Ave., Vernon

You can become a Foster Parent and help children and families in your community if you are: patient, loving and understanding;...

Pubs & Nightclubs


Karaoke

Sep. 17 7:00 PM       Longhorn Pub, 4513 - 25 Avenue, Vernon

Spotlight karaoke and DJ entertainment. 7pm - 11pm
Karaoke with DJ Skye - Wednesdays

Sep. 17 8:00 PM       Barley Mill Brew Pub & Bistro, 2460 Skaha Lake Rd, Penticton

Time: 8pm - 11pm
Jam Night

Sep. 17 9:00 PM       Grateful Fed Bar & Grill, 509 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

Come on down and share the stage with some homies or take it on all by yourself, its up to you. Just make sure to show up...

Sports


BMX Racing

Sep. 17 6:00 PM       Kelowna BMX Club, 190 Dodd Rd., Kelowna

Come race or watch exciting BMX races every Wednesday at the Kelowna Bmx Track. Registration from 5:30-6:30, racing starts at 7!

Wineries & Vineyards


Wine Tasting and Virtual Tours @ Sandhill Winery

Sep. 17 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 Tasting @ Road 13

Sep. 17 10:00 AM       Road 13 Vineyards, 799 Ponderosa Road, Road 13, Oliver

We are open 7 days a week 10:00am-5:30pm. Tasting fee is $3.00/per person in the castle tasting room. $10.00/per person...
Wine Tastings with Intrigue

Sep. 17 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,...
Wine Tasting @ Meadow Vista Honey Wines

Sep. 17 10:00 AM       Meadow Vista Honey Wines Artisan Farm, 3975 June Springs Rd SE Kelowna, Kelowna

Meadow Vista Honey Wines is the Okanagan Valley's premier honey winery, producing Canada’s only organic sparkling honey wine....
Wine Tasting @ Kalala Organic Estate Winery

Sep. 17 10:00 AM       Kalala Organic Estate Winery, 3361 Glencoe Road, West Kelowna

Hours: 10am - 6pm *including holidays Our tastings are complimentary. There is a $3.00 donation per tasting for our...
Wine Tasting @ House of Rose Winery

Sep. 17 10:00 AM       House of Rose Winery, 2270 Garner Rd, Kelowna

House of Rose Winery is home to Hot Flash, Cool Splash, A Senior Moment and other smooth, fruit forward wines. Hours: 10am...
Rollingdale Winery - Wine Tasting

Sep. 17 10:00 AM       Rollingdale Winery, 2306 Hayman Road West Kelowna, BC, West Kelowna

At Rollingdale Winery we craft fine wine from the finest vineyards in the Okanagan Valley of BC. When possible our wines bear...
Dirty Laundry Vineyards - Wine Tasting

Sep. 17 10:00 AM       Dirty Laundry Vineyards Ltd, 7311 Fiske St, Summerland, BC, Summerland

Now Open Daily! Wine shop is now open 7 days a week 10-5 for your tasting & shopping pleasure. Come up and see us sometime......
Thornhaven Estates - Wine Tasting

Sep. 17 10:00 AM       Thornhaven Estate Winery, 6816 Andrew Ave, Summerland, BC , Summerland

Our Wineshop hours are from 10am-5pm 7 days a week. Elevated on the slopes of Little Giant’s Head Mountain, a rocky,...
Sleeping Giant Fruit Winery - Wine Tasting

Sep. 17 10:00 AM       Sleeping Giant Fruit Winery, 6206 Canyon View Road, Summerland

Wine Tastings available year-round We are open every day with the exception of Remembrance Day, Christmas and New Year’s...
Wine Tasting @ CedarCreek Estate Winery

Sep. 17 10:00 AM       CedarCreek Estate Winery, 5445 Lakeshore Rd, Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

Wine Tastings: May 1st through October 14th - 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Daily The Tasting Bar is open daily offering a...
Wine Tasting at 50th Parallel Estate

Sep. 17 10:30 AM       50th Parallel Estate Winery, 170101 Terrace View Rd, Lake Country

Set in the heart of Okanagan Wine Country in British Columbia, Canada, 50th Parallel Estate is a majestic 61-acre site near the...
The Vibrant Vine - Wine Tasting

Sep. 17 11:00 AM       Vibrant Vine (The) , 3240 Pooley Road, Kelowna

Okanagan Villa Estate Winery & The Vibrant Vine Tasting Room VISIT BC’s Most Artfully Entertaining Winery this summer!...
The View Winery - Tastings & Vine Tingling Experience

Sep. 17 11:30 AM       The View Winery, #1-2287 Ward Road Kelowna, BC , Kelowna

Wine Shop and Tasting Room Hours: Open Daily May 1st – Oct 15th Hours: 11:30am – 7:00pm We also offer the Vine...