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Concerts  


Live at Lunch

Aug 21 12:00 PM
Nanaimo Square, 302 Main Street, Penticton

The Downtown Penticton Association is bringing music to people’s lunch hour this summer. Live at Lunch is officially underway at Nanaimo Square, with residents and tourists alike enjoying free music during the noon hour in downtown Penticton....

Parks Alive! presented by RE/MAX Kelowna

Aug 21 6:30 PM
Blair Pond Park, 333 Clifton Rd, Kelowna

Valley First Community Music Tuesdays Indie Band

Wineries  


‘National Geographic Photo Ark’ Exhibition

Aug 21 11:00 AM
Liquidity Wines, 720 Allendale Road, Okanagan Falls, BC, Okanagan Falls

This summer, Liquidity Wines’ tasting room walls will be adorned with images from the National Geographic Photo Ark - a compelling series of photographic portraits that capture the beauty of Earth’s diverse species. The National...

‘National Geographic Photo Ark’ Exhibition to Open

Aug 21 11:00 AM
Liquidity Wines Tasting Room, 720 Allendale Road, Okanagan Falls

This summer, Liquidity Wines’ tasting room walls will be adorned with images from the National Geographic Photo Ark - a compelling series of photographic portraits that capture the beauty of Earth’s diverse species. The National Geographic...

Seasonal  


Student L.E.A.D Summer Program

Aug 21 9:30 AM
Thrive Out of School Care, 2100 Gordon Dr, 1150 Glenmore Dr, 271 Snowsell St, Kelowna

Student L.E.A.D Summer Program ​Leadership Exploration And Development Students ages 13-18 years of age are welcome to apply to be part of this hands on leadership development program. Chosen students will learn and grow by being matched...

Historic Walking Tours

Aug 21 10:00 AM
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue, Kelowna

How did Kelowna come to be? Meet at the Okanagan Heritage Museum for a journey through time. Learn about the land, the syilx/Okanagan people who first called it home, and how European settlement impacted both. Hear stories of the people who...

The Fair at the PNE

Aug 21 11:00 AM
PNE Fairgrounds, 2901 E Hastings St, Vancouver, BC, Vancouver

It’s not every day you can explore exhibits, enjoy live performances, be thrilled by rides, play games, learn about livestock, shop for treasures, and eat the yummiest food all in one place. Fair closed on August 20th and 27th.

Crafts/Markets  


Summerland Tuesday Market

Aug 21 9:00 AM
Tuesday Farmers Market, Kelly ave , Summerland

Come join us in Summerland every Tuesday from 9-1 for are weekly market. Right next to memorial park on Kelly ave

Drop In Wood Sign Painting

Aug 21 10:00 AM
Rustic Chalk Decor DIY Studio, #102 - 1974 Moss Court, Kelowna

Rustic Chalk Decor DIY studio offers Drop In sessions where you can come in on a whim or at the last minute and paint a beautiful 12" x 12" wooden sign. SIZE: 12”x12” square DESIGN: Choose from over 20 designs, which change seasonally....

Drop In Wood Sign Painting

Aug 21 10:00 AM
Rustic Chalk Decor, #102 1974 Moss Court Kelowna, Kelowna

Rustic Chalk Decor DIY studio offers Drop In sessions where you can come in on a whim or at the last minute and paint a beautiful 12" x 12" wooden sign. SIZE: 12”x12” square DESIGN: Choose from over 25 designs, which change seasonally....

Art/Exhibitions  


FERDINAND GALLERY TAKING SUBMISSIONS

Aug 21 Various Times
The Ferdinand Gallery, 2649 Highway 3, Keremeos

The Ferdinand Gallery in Keremeos, B.C. is now taking submissions, in 2 & 3 dimensional artwork from practicing British Columbia artists. You can contact the Gallery through the Facebook page or call 250-402-3850 for details & jury forms.

Vortex at the Vancouver Aquarium

Aug 21 10:00 AM
Vancouver Aquarium, 845 Avison Way , Vancouver

Experience acclaimed artist Douglas Coupland’s new radical art installation – Vortex – at the Vancouver Aquarium, an Ocean Wise initiative. Vortex will bring you on an imaginative journey to the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, immersing you...

The Price of Victory

Aug 21 10:00 AM
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis st., Kelowna

A 30 day truce became an Allied Victory when Germany accepted the Armistice in 1918. After the celebrations died down many sought to make sense of the war, counting their losses and vowing ‘never again.’ Victory was a subjective concept...

BODY LANGUAGE

Aug 21 10:00 AM
Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art , 639 Hornby Street Vancouver, BC Canada V6C 2G3, Vancouver

Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art, celebrating its 10th anniversary, presents the premiere exhibition, BODY LANGUAGE: Reawakening Cultural Tattooing of the Northwest, on display June 8, 2018 – January 13, 2019. Guest curator Dion Kaszas...

SCI-FI EROTICA AND VARIOUS...

Aug 21 10:00 AM
The Ferdinand Gallery, 2649 Highway 3, Keremeos

Opening day of the Ferdinand Gallery in Keremeos. To kick off the season, displayed in the Gallery will be 2 and 3 dimensional works from 2 long time B.C. artists. Included in the works will be historical pen & inks, concrete and ceramic...

The Social Life of Water in the Okanagan

Aug 21 10:00 AM
Penticton Museum & Archives, 785 Main Street, Penticton

The Social Life of Water in the Okaganan is an informative and fascinating exhibition that explores the relationship that all living creatures – people included – have with water in the Okanagan Valley. Stories, knowledge, photographs,...

Babes and Bathers: History of the Swimsuit

Aug 21 10:00 AM
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue, Kelowna

Time to hit the beach! Bikinis, swim trunks and speedos are a common sight along Okanagan Lake in the summertime. People strut their stuff in swimwear of all different colours, shapes and sizes. Before swimsuits were invented, men typically...

eRacism Exhibition

Aug 21 10:00 AM
Penticton Art Gallery, 199 Marina Way, Penticton

This exhibition examines the resurgence of racism and xenophobia as a political tool both in North America and the world.

Keep Penticton White

Aug 21 10:00 AM
Penticton Art Gallery, 199 Marina Way, Penticton

Exhibition focuses on the 'Keep Penticton White' movement of the early Twentieth century, and expands the conversation to include further racist practices and policies in our history. Free and open to the public.

Dennis Burton. Tell Me A Story

Aug 21 10:00 AM
Penticton Art Gallery, 199 Marina Way, Penticton

Exhibition of the collaborative work by Canadian author Clifford Briggins and illustrator Dennis Burton. On display are unpublished manuscripts of their children's book 'Tell Me A Story Blosson', the adventures of Klunk the cat and Cecil the dog....

Exhibition -Two Contemporary BC Female Artists

Aug 21 10:00 AM
The Long Gallery & Studios, 374 Main Street, Penticton

THE LONG GALLERY & STUDIOS ANNOUNCES DUO SHOW OF TWO CONTEMPORARY FEMALE BC ARTISTS AMY STEWART AND JENNY LONG Jenny Long, owner of the Long Gallery & Studios in Penticton, is pleased to be hosting Vancouver contemporary artist Amy Stewart...

The Paul DesLauriers Band

Aug 21 6:00 PM
The Dream Cafe, 67 Colourful Front Street, Penticton

The Paul DesLauriers Band is made up of guitarist and singer Paul DesLauriers and the rhythm section of Greg Morency on bass and Sam Harrisson on drums. Having worked together on various projects for nearly 20 years, the band has become bound by...

Lectures  


ASTRO-SOUL: A New Frontier

Aug 21 1:00 PM
Leir House, 220 Manor Park Ave., Penticton

Of all fears, people’s greatest fear is the fear of death or separation. Exploration into outer space and the depths of the ocean has not brought us peace of mind. People are still curious and ask: • Who am I? • Where have I come from?...

Courses  


French classes

Aug 21 12:00 PM
Centre culturel francophone de l'Okanagan, 702 bernard avenue, Kelowna, Kelowna

We offer 4 sessions of French Classes per year. Sessions start in January, April, July and September. All levels, from beginner to advanced, are offered at each session. Feel free to register for any of the session! Information: by phone:...

Information Session Employment Programs

Aug 21 1:30 PM
KCR Community Resources, 620 Leon Avenue, Kelowna

Learn more about our two amazing employment programs at our Information Session every Tuesday at 1:30 pm at 620 Leon Avenue. KCR Community Resources – Employment Services is pleased to offer two amazing training programs to help those who...

Daily Computer information events

Aug 21 2:00 PM
The World of Computer Technology, #400 1950 Harvey Ave., Kelowna

Our Kelowna London Drugs Computer department features Daily information seminars. These events focus on all aspects of computers from backing up your data to home automation, wifi basics as well as the newest gaming solutions, printers and more!...

Observational Astronomy Software, Simulation, Apps

Aug 21 6:30 PM
Okanagan Regional Library, 2800 - 30th Ave., Vernon

Join astronomer and SFU instructor Robert Conrad for an in-depth look at using software, simulation, and apps to further your understanding of observational astronomy. It’s a hands-on course so we’ll be applying what we learn on the computer...

Family Fun  


Child Minding (Ages 0-5)

Aug 21 Various Times
Kelowna Family YMCA, 375 Hartman Road, Kelowna BC , Kelowna

Parents, enjoy a workout or swim in the facility while your children are in the care of qualified staff and volunteers. We provide supervised play with age-appropriate toys, arts, crafts, and special care for babies. 1.5 hour time limit. Days:...

STEM Day Camp: Focus on Robotics at the Shatford Centre

Aug 21 9:00 AM
Shatford Centre, 760 Main Street, Penticton

STEM Day Camp: Focus on Robotics (For science lovers and builders, ages, 8 to 12) will be offered at the Shatford Centre this summer. This camp is led by a BC certified teacher, youth helpers and engineers. And it is brought to you as a...

Kids Day Camps  


Summer Day Camp Spots Available

Aug 21 7:45 AM
Thrive Out of School Care, 2100 Gordon Dr, 1150 Glenmore Dr, 271 Snowsell St, Kelowna

Register your child for action-packed, licensed summer day camps for kids that have finished kindergarten to age 12 at one of our 3 Kelowna locations! This nature-based program will have your kid coming home with exciting stories every day. Our...

Summer Camps at Okanagan Gymnastics Centre

Aug 21 8:30 AM
Okanagan Gymnastics Centre, 365 Hartman Rd, Kelowna

Join us at our summer camps! Camps run on week days from 8:30 am-4:30 pm and include activities such as zumba, karate, crafts, swimming and GYMNASTICS! Camps are led by our NCCP certified gymnastics coaches in our 15,000 square foot air...

Camp OC

Aug 21 8:30 AM
Okanagan College - Kelowna Campus, 1000 KLO Road, Kelowna

Our educational day camps are full of interactive fun and adventure. Campers enjoy small class sizes with experienced instructors and School District student volunteers. Camp OC is a great place to engage kids in their interests and passions such...

KFY Mini Camps - Ocean Life (Ages 3-5)

Aug 21 9:00 AM
Kelowna Family YMCA, 375 Hartman Road, Kelowna BC , Kelowna

Sign your little one up for our extended Mini Camps at the Y for a fun, engaging and interactive experience! Your child will explore crafts, stories, imaginative play and active games around preschooler-friendly themes. Each week will also include...

Swim & Basketball Camp (Ages 5-7 & 8-10)

Aug 21 9:00 AM
Kelowna Family YMCA, 375 Hartman Road, Kelowna BC , Kelowna

YMCA and community coaches will help your child build fundamental skills through guided drills, scrimmages and fun free-play opportunities—both on land and in the water! Each day, your camper will experience an introduction to a popular sport...

Swim & Basketball Camp (Ages 5-7 & 8-10)

Aug 21 9:00 AM
Kelowna Family YMCA, 375 Hartman Road, Kelowna BC , Kelowna

YMCA and community coaches will help your child build fundamental skills through guided drills, scrimmages and fun free-play opportunities—both on land and in the water! Each day, your camper will experience an introduction to a popular sport...

ENCHANTMENT TROUPE

Aug 21 9:00 AM
Kelowna Actors Studio, 1379 Ellis Street, Kelowna

THIS IS A SUMMER CAMP for kids 7-13 yrs. beginning on August 20 and ending on August 31 with a final on-stage performance. Must register in advance! Join your favourite ‘enchanted characters from all your favourite musicals including princes,...

Arion Farm Camp

Aug 21 9:00 AM
Arion Therapeutic Farm, 2457 Saucier Rd, Kelowna

Have a child that loves nature and the outdoors? Arion Therapeutic Farm will be running Farm Camp the month of July and August this summer. Our farm camps are being run on the following dates: July 3rd to July 6th (4 days) July 9th to 13th...

VBS: Shipwrecked - Rescued by Jesus

Aug 21 9:00 AM
Kelowna Community Church, 1480 Sutherland Avenue , Kelowna

Vacation Bible School is here! All kids aged 6-12 are welcome to join us for a week of fun, games, crafts, songs and stories! $25 per child, which includes snacks and lunch each day. Time is 9am - 3pm, and location is Kelowna Community Church....

Kids Paddling Camps!

Aug 21 9:00 AM
Kelowna Paddle Centre, 3020 Abbott St. , Kelowna

Get your kids out on the water this summer with our fun and friendly ‘Stand Up Paddling, Outrigger Canoe & Kayak Kids Summer Camp’. Our Kids Camp is a friendly introduction to a variety of paddling styles. With a low instructor to...

Bard on the Beach’s Young Shakespeareans

Aug 21 9:30 AM
Bard on the Beach, 1695 Whyte Avenue, Vancouver

Calling all Young Theatre Lovers! Bard on the Beach announces the return of its annual Young Shakespeareans Summer Theatre Camps and Teen Workshops, with sessions beginning July 3 and running through to August 31, 2018. Registration is now open....

Rutland Boy's and Girl's Club Summer Camps

Aug 21 9:30 AM
Rutland Boys & Girls Club, 355 Hartman Road, Kelowna

This summer sign-up for Rutland Boy's and Girl's Club recreation day camps. Camps are available for children ages 6-13, and offer a variety of out trips and themed day camps including Atlantis Waterslides, Wildplay Adventure Park, Creative Chaos,...

The Science Lab

Aug 21 10:00 AM
Penticton Museum & Archives, 785 Main Street, Penticton

Got a budding scientist or engineer in your family? Come to The Science Lab, where we will experiment, tinker and create! We’ll learn about scientific principles that participants can explore and apply to solving real-world problems. Tuesdays...

Summer Dance Intensive

Aug 21 10:00 AM
Evangel Church, 3261 Gordon Drive, Kelowna

Summer Dance Camps Pre-Novice and Novice August 20-24 Apprentice 1, 2 & 3 August 27 - 31 Junior & Senior Company August 20 - 31 Spots still available call 250-764-2222 or visit our website www.missiondancecentre.com

Y Theme Camps - Outwit Outlast Outplay (Ages 5-10)

Aug 21 12:30 PM
Kelowna Family YMCA, 375 Hartman Road, Kelowna BC , Kelowna

Theme inspired crafts, structured active games, outdoor group challenges and team-building activities help make each week a unique experience. Add in dips in the pool and a Friday movie to end each week, and you have the ingredients for a summer...

Meetings  


Rotary Club Penticton Sunrise Guest Speaker

Aug 21 6:45 AM
Sandman Hotel, 939 Burnaby Ave, Penticton

August 21, 2018 – The Rotary Club Penticton Sunrise guest speaker will be Amanda & Paul McPhail owners of the McPhail Kilt Makers. The McPhail’s make handmade kilts for people all over North America. Amanda will talk on the history of the...

Board Meeting

Aug 21 7:00 PM
Angus Place, 9302 Angus Street, Summerland

Agur Lake Camp Society is looking for board members! Come out to our monthly meeting in Summerland. for more info call 250-809-7130 or email [email protected]

Non-Profit  


Kelowna Blood Donor Clinic

Aug 21 11:00 AM
Kelowna Blood Donor Clinic , 1865 Dilworth Drive , Kelowna

Blood Donor Clinic Needs Donors Book individual appointments at www.blood.ca or 1 888 236 -6283 or groups of 3 or more email [email protected] and we will send your group sign -up sheets. Some of our Eligibility Tools: CHECK YOUR...

Employment Program Information Session

Aug 21 1:30 PM
KCR Community Resources, 620 Leon Avenue, Kelowna

Learn more about our two amazing employment programs at our Information Session every Tuesday at 1:30 pm at 620 Leon Avenue. Kelowna Community Resources – Employment Services is pleased to offer two amazing training programs to help those...

Social Action  


The Science Lab

Aug 21 10:00 AM
Penticton Museum & Archives, 785 Main Street, Penticton

Got a budding scientist or engineer in your family? Come to The Science Lab, where we will experiment, tinker and create! We’ll learn about scientific principles that participants can explore and apply to solving real-world problems. Recommended...

Rutland English Corner

Aug 21 6:30 PM
Okanagan Regional Library (Rutland), #20 - 301 Hwy. 33 West, Kelowna

English Corner is a drop-in conversational English group for people with beginner English skills that meets regularly to discuss topics that unite and inspire us, to have fun and form a community of friends and to grow in our ability to contribute...

Comedy  


Comedy Valhalla

Aug 21 9:00 PM
Muninn's Post, 575 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

Join us every Tuesday night at Muninn's Post for entertainment fit for the gods - Comedy Valhalla! This is a free event, featuring a variety of new stand-up comics each week, and hosted by Andrew Verge of Comedy On The Verge. Come out for a...

Sports  


Rambles with the Vernon Outdoors Club

Aug 21 8:30 AM
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Every Tuesday in July and August the Vernon Outdoors Club is organizing a short ramble in the countryside surrounding Vernon. These morning walks, before the afternoon heat sets in, are at a beginner/intermediate level. Anyone interested in...

Local Night at Sun n' Sup

Aug 21 5:30 PM
Sun n’ Sup Paddle Board Shop, 151-176 Robinson Avenue, Naramata

Join us for Tuesdays this summer for Locals Night! $20 CASH for an evening of paddling, kids under 90 lbs are FREE! It’s ok if you’re not a local, we’ll still treat you like one!

Taoist Tai Chi® arts in the Park & Youth Special

Aug 21 6:30 PM
City Park, 1600 Abbott St, Kelowna

Experience a new way of rejuvenating your health, vitality and sense of well being. For all ages and all abilities. Everybody welcome! Join us on Tuesday evenings at City Park, 1600 Abbott St (intersection of Abbott & Leon) from 6:30 - 8:30 pm...

Teen/Adult Drop In at Okanagan Gymnastics

Aug 21 7:00 PM
Okanagan Gymnastics Centre, 365 Hartman Rd, Kelowna

Test your strength and flip out at Okanagan Gymnastics Teen/Adult Drop In (13+) at Tuesdays from 7 pm- 9 pm. Supervised by Coach Jackson you will be sure to put your body to the limit. We've got 4 trampolines, 2 foam pits and tons of equipment for...

Pubs/Clubs  


TREMENDOUS TRIVIA TUESDAYS at the Longhorn Pub

Aug 21 7:15 PM
Longhorn Pub, 4513 - 25 Avenue, Vernon

Every Tuesday, your host Geoff Trepanier presents an evening of general knowledge and pop culture trivia, Name That Tune, laughter, learning and PRIZES! Free to play. Registration and warm-ups at 7:15 pm, the games start at 7:30. Enjoy the...

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