• Launch-A-Preneur

    Do you have that million dollar idea burning a hole in your mind? Have you just started a business in the Shuswap within the last 18 months? Check out Launch-a-Preneur! An entrepreneurial competition designed by Enactus, the Salmon Arm Economic Development Society and Community Futures Shuswap, this competition will assist individuals and teams to successfully plan for and launch their business in the Shuswap, while at the same time competing for prize packages in true “Dragon’s Den” fashion! Registration open until January 4! Enter today!
  • 9th Annual JCI Alternative Gift Fair

    Schubert Centre - 3505 30 Avenue, Vernon, BC - Vernon
    JCI Vernon invites you to their 9th Annual Alternative Gift Fair, taking place Saturday, November 24 at the Schubert Centre! This fair offers holiday shoppers an easy way to purchase gifts of charitable donations all while supporting their favourite causes! Prices start as low as $10, and each participating organization will offer a variety of meaningful "gifts of help". Make sure to head down to the Schubert Centre from 10am-2pm!
  • Downtown Salmon Arm Light Up

    Shuswap Park Mall - 360 Trans-Canada Hwy, Salmon Arm, BC - Salmon Arm
    The holiday season is upon us! Kick it off with an old-fashioned Christmas Tree Light Up and Holiday Market Friday, Nov 30 at Shuswap Park Mall, starting at 4pm. Askews will be hosting a holiday local market from 2 to 5pm. Enjoy live music, popcorn, hot cocoa and coffee. Stay til 5 for the Light-Up! Then there’s Free Family Matinees on Saturday December 1 at the Salmar Classic. Showing Polar Express at 10:30, followed by Elf at 1pm. Donations accepted for the Toy Drive and Food Bank.
  • 4th Annual TBD Parkinson's Fundraiser

    Salvation Army Hall - 191-2 Ave NE, Salmon Arm BC - Salmon Arm
    Come on out and show your support for the 4th Annual TDB's Parkinson's Fundraiser Christmas Craft & Home Show, taking place at the Salvation Army Hall! Peruse beautiful hand made items from local crafters such as jewelry, sewing, nknitting, baking, Watkins, Avon, and so much more. With over 28 vendors there will be something for everyone. Don't forget to get your picture taken with Santa! Open 2pm-6pm Friday, 9am-3pm Saturday! There will be coffee, tea, pop, lunch, and snacks available from the concession. For more info, contact Teresa at 250-832-4445/250-804-1240
  • Dinner and a Movie

    December 5, 12, and 19!
    Hit the town in style on three Wednesdays in December for Dinner and a Movie! Valid at either Salmar Theater (Classic or Grand) for any showings from December 5th to January 6th. Participating eateries will tie these tickets to a dinner special on Wednesday nights (December 5th, 12th, and 19th). With the purchase of a Dinner and a Show Special, diners will receive a free ticket (1 per special) to a December show – 3D movies incur a $2 up charge.
  • Breakfast with Santa

    Lakeside Manor - 681 Harbour Front Dr NE, Salmon Arm, BC - Salmon Arm
    Santa is coming for breakfast! Head to Lakeside Manor on Harbourfront from 8am-11am on Saturday, December 8. Enjoy a hot breakfast of waffles, hash browns, sausages and bacon, fruit, coffee, hot cocoa and juices! Children are free and adults are just $10. All proceeds will benefit the Second Harvest Food Bank. Book your spot today as pre-registration is required!
  • Winter Soltice Bonfire

    Alexander Street - Salmon Arm, BC - Salmon Arm
    Join in for the 3rd Annual Winter Solstice Bonfire Night in Downtown Salmon Arm taking place Thursday December 20 from 5-7pm along Alexander Street! Listen to the Shuswap Singers and Shukuleles as they perform holiday classics! Stay warm with hot cocoa, hot apple cider, and roasted chestnuts. Roast marshmallow and hot dogs around the bonfire and don't forget to take the kids to the Salmar Classic for free holiday movies. Any donations will benefit the Second Harvest Food Bank. Wander the town to see the beautifully decorated trees and stop in at your favorite stores for wonderful gift ideas. The shops will be open until 7pm. Keep an eye out for Santa!
  • Snowed in Comedy Tour

    Salmar Theatre - 100 Hudson Ave NW, Salmon Arm, BC - Salmon Arm
    The Snowed in Comedy Tour returns to Salmon Arm Saturday, January 19 at the Salmar Theatre! Returning are 5 times nominated comedian of the year Pete Zedlacher,Great Canadian Laugh off winner Paul Myrehaug, Arj Barker from the HBO sitcom Flight of the Conchords and Homegrown winner at Just For Laughs Dan Quinn. Don’t miss the Snowed In Comedy Tour. Party kicks off at 8'oclock!
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    Baby Talk

    Drop-In Every Wednesday 1:30 - 3pm
    851-16th Street NE, Salmon Arm, BC - Salmon Arm
    Interior Health's Weight & See Clinic is being renamed ‘Baby Talk’ at the Salmon Arm Health Centre, with the spotlight on different topics such as infant massage, baby sign language, and strengthening the pelvic floor. We will have guest speakers, and families will be welcome to weigh their babies after the guest speaker session. The time will stay the same, 1:30-3:00 pm. 'Baby Talk' Drop-In Wednesdays are free, informative and fun! So come check us out, bring your babies and your stories! For more information please contact us at: Interior Health Authority Box 627, 851-16th Street NE, Salmon Arm, BC V1E 4N7 Phone:(250) 833-4100 www.interiorhealth.ca
  • FREE Flu Clinics

    Month of November (1 - 28)
    Interior Health is offering FREE Flu clinics in your area! All you have to do is bring your care card with you!


    The Gathering Place (Broadview Church)
    Fri. November 2
    Fri. November 9
    9am – 4pm
    No appointment necessary

    Family Flu Clinics
    Salmon Arm Health Centre
    Mon. November 19
    Mon. December 3
    Mon. December 17
    2pm – 7pm
    By appointment only

    Adult Flu Clinic
    Salmon Arm Health Centre
    Fri. November 16 - 9am – 4pm
    Mon. November 26 - 2pm – 7pm
    By appointment only


    Malakwa Community Library
    Wed, November 14 - 2pm - 4pm
    No appointment necessary


    Splatsin Centre
    Fri. November 2 - 10am - 4pm
    No appointment necessary


    Cedar Heights Hall
    Tues, November 6 - 10 am – 2 pm
    No appointment necessary


    Sorrento Memorial Hall
    Mon. November 5 - 10am - 2pm
    No appointment necessary


    Seniors Activity Centre
    Wed, November 7 - 9am - 11:30am
    No appointment necessary

    Family Flu Clinics
    Sicamous Health Centre
    Wed, Nov 7 - 1pm - 5pm
    By appointment only

    Adult Flu Clinic
    Sicamous Health Centre
    Wed, November 21
    Wed, November 28
    9am - 11:30am
    By appointment only

    Flu Information Line: 250-833-4150

    For more information contact your local public health office, or visit www.interiorhealth.ca
  • Christmas Craft and Trade Show

    November 17, 9:30am - 3:00pm
    518 Main St, Sicamous - Sicamous
    Eagle River Secondary School in Sicamous will be hosting their 29th annual Christmas Craft and Trade Fair on Nov 17th from 9:30am - 3:00pm. There will be over 70 tables with Christmas crafts, jewelry, woodworking, baking and all kinds of unique items and gifts for everyone! Vendors are welcome! Proceeds go to Eagle River Secondary and contributions for the Food Bank are accepted at the door. Child Care will be provided on location during shopping hours. For more information contact Kathy 250-836-3267
  • Okanagan Historical Society Meets!

    Meets every third Monday of each month at 7pm in the Piccadilly Board room
    1151 10 Ave SW, Salmon Arm, BC V1E 1T3 - Salmon Arm
    The Salmon Arm Branch of the OHS meets every third Monday of each month. The next meeting is on November 19th at 7pm in Piccadilly Board Room. For more info contact Dorothy at 250-832-3537 or okhistorysa@gmail.com
  • Lakeside Manor Christmas Bazaar

    November 22, 1-4pm
    681 Harbourfront Drive NE - Salmon Arm
    Lakeside Manor presents their 3rd annual CHRISTMAS BAZAAR on November 22 from 1-4pm. There will be lots of vendors to choose from as you come check out our great gifting ideas. Everyone is welcome to come join in the fun! For more information, contact Lakeside Manor at 250-832-0653
  • St Joseph's Christmas Gift & Craft Sale

    Fri Nov. 23 11am - 5pm, Sat Nov. 24 10am - 3:30pm
    60 First St SE - Salmon Arm
    St. Joseph's Church Hall will be holding their annual CHRISTMAS GIFT & CRAFT SALE on Nov 23, 11am - 5pm and Nov 24 10am - 3:30pm. There will be over 30 tables of great Gifts! There will be a concession on site. Wheel chair access is also available. For more information contact Mary 250-833-0670
  • Register NOW for the Sicamous Christmas Light Up Parade!

    Submission date is Nov 27 by 4:30pm
    Register from now until Nov 27 to be part of the Sicamous Christmas Light Up Parade! Date: Saturday Dec 1, 2018 Marshaling Time: 5:00pm Marshaling Area: Eagle River School Parking lot Parade Start Time: 5:30pm To register please contact the Recreation Programmer at 250-836-2744 or 250-803-8742.
  • 11th Annual White Lake Food Drive

    11th Annual Christmas FOOD DRIVE by the WHITE LAKE FIRE DEPT. There will be DOOR TO DOOR PICK UP (Within the white lake fire area) Private Trucks of members will be following the Fire Trucks (sirens sounding) to receive donations at your door. TUESDAY DEC 4th 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. ALL DONATIONS GO TO THE SORRENTO FOOD BANK (NON PERISHABLE ITEMS, FACTORY PACKAGE ONLY - PLEASE) SUGGESTED NEEDS LIST: Turkey Stuffing, Christmas Cookies, Christmas Chocolates, Can Tuna, Can Sandwich Meat, Can Fruit & Vegetables, 1lb. Pkg Coffee, Rice, Hamburger Helper, Chunky Soup, Can Tomatoes, 1 ltr. Juice, New Toys, Men’s gloves or socks
  • Shuswap Men's Chours presents "Deep in December"

    450 Okanagan Ave SE - Salmon Arm
    On Wednesday Dec. 5, The Shuswap Men’s Chorus presents “Deep in December” on with special guests Jonas Roberts, Andrea Roberts and The Notables. The concert will be held at 7:30pm at The Nexus. Tickets are $15 ea. And can be purchased at Shuswap Clothing Co. and Pink Cherry.
  • Candlelight Service of Remembrance

    Sat., Dec 8, 2018 at 1pm
    4060 1st Ave SW, Salmon Arm BC - Salmon Arm
    On Saturday Dec 8th, Fischer's Funeral Services & Crematorium extends an open invitation to " Your Christmas Candlelight Service of Remembrance". This is a multi-denominational service. Please feel free to bring a photo or item for the memorial table. Coffee and refreshments will be served. Everyone welcome! For more information, please contact Fischer's funeral Services at 250-833-1129