Castanet Events


Wednesday, January 18

Art/Exhibitions


Museum of Vancouver presents Vancouver in the Seventies

Jan. 18 10:00 AM       Museum of Vancouver in Vanier Park, 1100 Chestnut Street, Vancouver

Vancouver in the Seventies zooms in on key themes and moments from Vancouver’s coming of age: a time of protest, political...
Layers of Influence: Unfolding Cloth Across Cultur

Jan. 18 10:00 AM       The Museum of Anthropology (MOA) at UBC , 6393 NW Marine Drive, Vancouver

The Museum of Anthropology (MOA) at UBC presents the visually spectacular and immersive new exhibition Layers of Influence:...
Crossing Lines - NEW Art at the Tumbleweed Gallery

Jan. 18 10:00 AM       Tumbleweed Gallery, 452 Main Street Penticton, Penticton

Art from 8 artists, all based in the South Okanagan. Exhibit opens on November 25th through to June 2017. See art from: g: Jill...
‘Big Fish: considering the narrative’

Jan. 18 10:00 AM       Lake Country Public Art Gallery, 10356A Bottom Wood Lake Rd, Lake Country BC, Lake Country

‘Big Fish: considering the narrative’ Lee Claremont, Joanne Gervais, Asher Klassen, Liane Mclaren, Shauna Oddleifson and...
‘Big Fish: considering the narrative’

Jan. 18 10:00 AM       Lake Country Public Art Gallery, 10356A Bottom Wood Lake Rd , Lake Country

‘Big Fish: considering the narrative’ Lee Claremont, Joanne Gervais, Asher Klassen, Liane Mclaren, Shauna Oddleifson and...
Art Exhibition - Brittney Bear Hat: Kokum

Jan. 18 11:00 AM       Alternator Centre for Contemporary Art, 103-421 Cawston Ave, Kelowna

Calgary artist Brittney Bear Hat brings her exhibition Kokum to Kelowna’s Alternator Centre for Contemporary Art from January...

Lectures


Learn how to spot check your partner for Melanoma

Jan. 18 05:30 PM       Restore Vein and SKin Centre, #288-1825 Gordon Drive, Kelowna

Join skin cancer experts Dr. Mandy Wong and Dr. Henry Docherty to learn about what to look for when self or partner checking...

Courses


belly dance with Hibiscus!

Jan. 18 06:00 PM       The Kore Dance Project, 1774 Baron Road, Kelowna

Elegant and graceful, celebrating the strength and beauty of the female form. Join Hibiscus Tribal Bellydance for a six-week...
Have You Ever Wanted to . . . . .

Jan. 18 07:00 PM       Summerland Arts Centre, 9515 Wharton St., Summerland

A series of creative workshops for everyone! Drumming, ukelele, quilting, rug hooking, painting, collage. Come to just one or...
Creativity Workshop - Ukulele with Linnea Good

Jan. 18 07:00 PM       Summerland Arts Centre, 9525 Wharton St Street, Summerland

Join us for 2 hours of humour, learning and just-press-go music making. You will go home with a new skill, and songs and a...

Family Fun


International Museum Selfie Day

Jan. 18 10:00 AM       Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue, Kelowna

Earn bragging rights and a cookie by sharing a Sesqui-Selfie. Explore the changes at your local museums!

Kids Day Camps


Active Arts (Ages 2-5 years)

Jan. 18 02:00 PM       H2O Adventure & Fitness Center, 4075 Gordon Drive, Kelowna

Each week in this program we will explore age-appropriate sensory stations, crafts, music, stories and creative play! We will...
Lil’ Ninjas (Ages 3–5)

Jan. 18 03:30 PM       Kelowna Family YMCA, 375 Hartman Road, Kelowna

Karate for kids taught by Nationally certified instructors of the Rodney Hobson Karate Academy. Our formula is simple: Self...
Jr. Karate (Ages 6–12)

Jan. 18 04:30 PM       Kelowna Family YMCA, 375 Hartman Road, Kelowna

Karate for kids taught by nationally certified instructors of the Rodney Hobson Karate Academy. Our formula is simple: Self...

Meetings


*New Daytime Smart Recovery Meeting*

Jan. 18 02:00 PM       St Andrews Anglican Church, 4619 Lakeshore Rd., Kelowna

SMART Recovery is a support, discussion group for people wanting to abstain from any kind of addictive behaviours and is the...
Board Game Night

Jan. 18 05:30 PM       Okanagan Regional Library - Lake Country Branch, #2-10150 Bottom Wood Lake Road (in the Municipal Hall), Lake Country

(Adults) Wednesdays at 5:30 p.m. Join us for a game of scrabble, checkers, cribbage or other board game in the library. Feel...
Westside Creative Colouring Connection

Jan. 18 05:30 PM       L' Oven Farm Fresh Food, #8-2565 Main Street West Kelowna, West Kelowna

Meetup at L'Oven Farm Fresh Food. Grab a glass of wine or an amazing latte and colour your stress away. Our first meetup was a...
Free Yoga, Meditation, Veg. Dinner

Jan. 18 06:00 PM       First United Church [upstairs], 721 Bernard Ave., Kelowna

Drop in! No registration necessary! The enchanted evening begins with Hatha yoga asanas [beginners welcome] leading into...
Penticton speakers Toastmasters

Jan. 18 06:00 PM       Okanagan College (Penticton) room PE C09B, 583 Duncan Ave W, Penticton, Penticton

Join us to become a competent speaker and leader. Whether you are a professional, a student, a stay-at-home parent, or a...
Westside Toastmasters

Jan. 18 07:00 PM       Lakeview Heights Community Hall, 860 Anders Road, West Kelowna

Westside Toastmasters offer a friendly and supportive environment in which to learn and develop these skills. Business and...

Fundraisers


Funding for the Family Of the late Ryan Edstrom

Jan. 18 02:30 PM       https://www.youcaring.com/ryanedstrom-731120, 3301 McCulloch rd, Kelowna

On January 4th we tragically lost our beloved family member and best friend, Ryan Edstrom. To ease some pain I would like to...

Sports


Kelowna Rockets vs. Moose Jaw

Jan. 18 07:00 PM       Prospera Place, 1223 Water Street, Kelowna

Kelowna Rockets vs. Moose Jaw
Vernon Vipers vs. Merritt

Jan. 18 07:00 PM       Kal Tire Place, 3445 - 43rd Avenue, Vernon

Vernon Vipers vs. Merritt

Pubs/Clubs


Tremendous Trivia at Creekside Pub

Jan. 18 08:15 PM       Creekside Pub, 3929 Lakeshore Road, Kelowna

Every Wednesday, your host "JD" presents an evening of general knowledge and pop culture trivia, Name That Tune, laughter,...
Karaoke

Jan. 18 08:30 PM       Dakoda's Sports Bar & Grill, 1574 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna

Karaoke starts at 8:30. Great selection of songs, and best sound in town
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