Cool things to do as we count down to the hol­i­day week­end

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Tonight

• Royal Cana­dian Le­gion Branch No. 40, Dart Dolls, 11 a.m., buf­fet lunch, 11:30 a.m., bingo, 6:30 p.m.

• Cel­e­brate Canada’s 150th birth­day at the Sum­mer­land Art Gallery with works in­clud­ing paint­ings, pho­tos, quilts, fea­tur­ing 25 lo­cal artists plus a hand­made map of the Trans-Canada Trail cre­ated by Nina McLach­lan, Mon­day - Satur­days, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

• Sum­mer Fun Days in Okana­gan Falls for kids ages 6-12, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., pre­sented by Parks and Recre­ation, $20 , call 250-497-8188 to regis­ter, to­day: Time Trav­ellers

• South Main Drop In Cen­tre, bocce, 8:45 a.m., French talks, 9:30 a.m., Scrab­ble, 10 a.m., Mah Jong drop-in, 10 a.m., line dance, 1 p.m. du­pli­cate bridge, 1 p.m., computer drop-in, 1 - 3 p.m., ukulele in­tro­duc­tion, 3 p.m.

• Fi­nal week: Saint Ger­main Gallery presents “A Lit­tle Bug Told Me,” new paint­ings by Kris­tian Adam with guest artist Merz Ma­jew­ski

• Heads Up, New Work Wall-to-Wall at Tum­ble­weed Gallery, 452 Main Street, fea­tur­ing Jessie Dun­lop, Vikki Drum­mond, Su­san McCar­rell, Kirsten Robert­son, Jenny Long, Jan Lit­tle, Carol Munro, Liz Mar­shall, un­til Sept. 15

• David Pat­ter­son, A Bit of B.C., Front Street Art Gallery, daily

• New at the Pen­tic­ton Mu­seum and Ar­chives, How Do We Get From Here to There?, an exhibit about how an­i­mals travel through the Okana­gan and how we can help them, daily through Sept. 2

• Now play­ing at Land­mark Cin­e­mas 7: Dunkirk (PG, 107 min­utes, vi­o­lence, coarse lan­guage); Atomic Blonde (14A, 115 min­utes, vi­o­lence); The Emoji Movie (3D, G, 92 min­utes); Va­le­rian and the City of a Thou­sand Plan­ets (3D, PG, 137 min­utes, coarse lan­guage); War for the Planet of the Apes (3D, PG, 134 min­utes, vi­o­lence, coarse lan­guage); Spi­der-Man: Home­com­ing (PG, 134 min­utes, vi­o­lence, coarse lan­guage); De­spi­ca­ble Me 3 (G, 90 min­utes).

• Now play­ing at the Oliver The­atre: Pi­rates of the Caribbean Dead Men Tell No Tales (Mon­day-Tues­day); Baby Driver (Wed­nes­day - Fri­day); War for the Planet of the Apes (Satur­day-Sun­day)

Tues­day, Au­gust 1

• To­day is Au­gust 1, the first day of Au­gust and 213rd day of 2017.

• Pen­tic­ton City Coun­cil meets, ses­sions be­gin at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m., to view agenda and in­for­ma­tion pack­age visit: www.pen­tic­ton.ca (links: City Hall; Mayor and Coun­cil; Coun­cil Meet­ings; 2017 Coun­cil Meet­ings Agen­das Min­utes and Video; Aug 1)

• Art show with Hedy Mu­nawych, age 94, fea­tur­ing flo­ral wa­ter colours, land­scapes in oil, acrylic mil­lenary art, pas­tels, The Ham­lets, 103 Duncan Ave. W., 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., artist present from 2:30 - 3:30 p.m., pub­lic wel­comed

• Sum­mer­land Farm­ers Mar­ket, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m., down­town Sum­mer­land

• “Talk Show,” an en­ter­tain­ment va­ri­ety show fea­tur­ing sto­ries, mu­sic and con­ver­sa­tion, fundraiser for the Mar­ginal Arts Fes­ti­val In­spired by Ge­orge Ryga, 7 p.m. at Cen­tre Stage The­atre in Sum­mer­land, ticket re­quired

Wed­nes­day, Au­gust 2

• Okana­gan Pro­fes­sional Bull Rid­ers Chal­lenge, pre­sented by No­ralta Lodge, Pros­pera Place in Kelowna, 7:30 p.m., to pur­chase tick­ets: se­lec­ty­ourtick­ets.com

• The Dream Cafe presents Juno Award­win­ning Abo­rig­i­nal coun­try and roots mu­si­cian Crys­tal Shawanda, $25 (pre­mium seats) and $15, call 250-490-9012 or email www.the­dream­cafe.ca to pur­chase tick­ets

• Art show with Hedy Mu­nawych, age 94, fea­tur­ing flo­ral wa­ter colours, land­scaps in oil, acrylic mil­lenary art, pas­tels, The Ham­lets, 103 Duncan Ave. W., 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., artist present from 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

• Se­nior Sin­gles, ages 65 and over, meet at the Pen­tic­ton Golf and Coun­try Club for cof­fee, 10 - 11 a.m. ev­ery Wed­nes­day, for de­tails phone John Lupse, 250-492-7078

• Wed­nes­day on the Wa­ter pre­sented by Sum­mer­land Com­mu­nity Arts Coun­cil fea­tur­ing the South Okana­gan Big Band, 6:30 p.m., Me­mo­rial Park, free

Thurs­day, Au­gust 3

• Ket­tle Val­ley Steam Rail­way tour, trains run Thurs­day through Mon­days, 10:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., $24.50 (adults), $22.50 (se­niors), $19.50 (13-18), $15.50 (ages 3-12), book on­line: www.ket­tl­e­val­leyrail.org or phone toll free: 1-877-494-8424

• Live @ Crush Pad fea­tur­ing live mu­sic by Finely Vinted, 7 p.m., ticket re­quired

• Can­nery Brew­ing Co. presents The Fac­ulty Jazz Cool, 7 p.m., fea­tur­ing a jaz­zfilled night from the Fac­ulty of the Jaz­zCool Sum­mer Jazz Camp, Bernie Ad­dling­ton, Will Sch­lackl, Stan Sabourin, Craig Thom­son, Michael Tread­way, Justin Glib­bery, Chris Perry, $25 in ad­vance

• The Dream Cafe presents Gram­mynom­i­nated blues drum­mer Randy McAl­lis­ter, 8 p.m., $43 and $28, for tick­ets visit www.the­dream­cafe.ca or phone 250490-9012

• El­e­ment Mu­sic Fes­ti­val at Snug Lake Am­phithe­ater in Prince­ton, for in­for­ma­tion on mu­sic and camp­ing, visit: www.el­e­ments­fes­ti­val.info, gates open at 1 p.m., Garaj Ma­hal per­forms, 8 p.m. - mid­night

Fri­day, Au­gust 4

• The Ladies of Com­pany B, a four-piece, fe­male jazz en­sem­ble from Van­cou­ver per­forms at Medici’s in Oliver, $25, doors open at 6:30 p.m., call 250-498-2228

• El­e­ment Mu­sic Fes­ti­val at Snug Lake Am­phithe­ater in Prince­ton, for in­for­ma­tion on mu­sic and camp­ing, visit: www.el­e­ments­fes­ti­val.info, Big Easy Funk En­sem­ble, 3 p.m., Ge­net­ics, 5 p.m., The Spring Cheese In­ci­dent, 8 p.m., Garaj Ma­hal, 12:30 a.m.

• Fra­ter­nal Or­der of Ea­gles, Hawai­ian pineap­ple pork over noo­dles in sup­port of Brain In­jury So­ci­ety, 5 - 7 p.m., mu­sic to follow with Revel Luv, 7 p.m.

• The Dream Cafe presents gypsy blues band David Vest and Blue Moon Mar­quee, 8 p.m., $40 and $25, for tick­ets visit www.the­dream­cafe.ca or phone 250490-9012

• Rock the Sun con­cert se­ries, pre­sented by Down­town Pen­tic­ton As­so­ci­a­tion, free live mu­sic at Gyro Park, 7 - 9 p.m., with Floyd Meets Brown

• The Grist Mill and Gar­dens in Kere­meos, 2017 con­cert se­ries, with 1 0 0 Mile House, 7 p.m. $20, phone 250-499-2888 or visit old­grist­mill.ca

• Free hyp­no­sis re­lax­ation ses­sion with Bob Kit­tle, CH.t, South Main Drop In Cen­tre, 11:45 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. call 250-4882723 for de­tails

• St. An­drew’s Play­ers presents Wil­liam Shake­speare’s A Mid­Sum­mer Night’s Dream, 7 p.m., Saxon Win­ery in Sum­mer­land, $20, chil­dren 12 and un­der are free, ad­vanced tick­ets avail­able from the win­ery and Dragon’s Den on Front Street

Satur­day, Au­gust 5

• BC Day Week­end, Mon­day is a statu­tory hol­i­day in Bri­tish Columbia

• Beach party at the Mule Con­cert House and Bar fea­tur­ing The Stead­ies and DJ Rob Stylz, doors open at 9 p.m., $15 at the door, $10 in ad­vance from The Mule, the Groove­yard or tick­etweb.ca, 19 and over

• El­e­ment Mu­sic Fes­ti­val at Snug Lake Am­phithe­ater in Prince­ton, for in­for­ma­tion on mu­sic and camp­ing, visit: www.el­e­ments­fes­ti­val.info, Five Alarm Funk, 3 p.m., Garaj Ma­hal, 5 p.m., The String Cheese In­ci­dent, 8 p.m., Ge­net­ics, 12:30 a.m.

• Pen­tic­ton Farm­ers Mar­ket, a tra­di­tion for more than 30 years, 100 block of Main Street, 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

• The Dream Cafe presents, from Van­cou­ver, Com­pany B Jazz Band, 8 p.m., $38 and $23, for tick­ets visit www.the­dream­cafe.ca or phone 250-490-9012

• Down­town Pen­tic­ton As­so­ci­a­tion com­mu­nity mar­ket, 200-300 blocks of Main Street, Front Street, 8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.

• Osoy­oos Mar­ket on Main, 9 am. - 2 p.m. fea­tur­ing live en­ter­tain­ment, ar­ti­sans, fresh pro­duce, sewing, home bak­ing and more

• Sum­mer­land Mu­seum is of­fer­ing ge­ol­ogy bus tours led by Dr. Kath­leen Jag­ger, of­fer­ing a dif­fer­ent per­spec­tive on the com­mu­nity, tick­ets lim­ited, sign up at the mu­seum

• Out­door Yoga pre­sented by Pure Gym and Juicery, Satur­day and Sun­day at 8:30 a.m., on the west lawn of the Lake­side Re­sort, to regis­ter phone 778-476-5746

• St. An­drew’s Play­ers presents Wil­liam Shake­speare’s A Mid­Sum­mer Night’s Dream, 7 p.m., Saxon Win­ery in Sum­mer­land, $20, chil­dren 12 and un­der are free, ad­vanced tick­ets avail­able from the win­ery and Dragon’s Den on Front Street

Sun­day, Au­gust 6

• El­e­ment Mu­sic Fes­ti­val at Snug Lake Am­phithe­ater in Prince­ton, for in­for­ma­tion on mu­sic and camp­ing, visit: www.el­e­ments­fes­ti­val.info, Brick­house,3 p.m., Steve Ki­mock and Friends, 5 p.m., The String Cheese In­ci­dent, 8 p.m., Steve Ki­mock and Friends, 12:30 a.m.

• Alice in Won­der­land High Tea on the SS Si­ca­mous, 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. fea­tur­ing tea, vin­tage china, dainty snacks, live mu­sic, cos­tumes, tour of the ship, $30, avail­able from the ship or on­line at Eventbrite.com, ad­vanced book­ing rec­om­mended, fundraiser for SS Si­ca­mous So­ci­ety

• Live Mu­sic Sun­days at the Can­nery Brew­ing Co., 198 El­lis Street, 6 - 8 p.m., no cover charge, tonight: Miles Kere­liuk

• Nara­mata Card­board Boat Race at Man­i­tou Park

• Sun­day Arts Mar­ket at The Leir House, 220 Manor Park Ave., pre­sented by the Pen­tic­ton Arts Coun­cil, live art, crafts, home­grown treats, mu­sic, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

• Sum­mer­land Rotary Sun­day Mar­ket, fea­tur­ing more than 50 ven­dors and live en­ter­tain­ment, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

• Fra­ter­nal Or­der of Ea­gles meat draw, 4 p.m.

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