Cool things to do in our community
• Today is Friday the 13th • Okanagan College Coyotes men’s basketball team vs Capilano, 7 p.m., Jim Pattison Centre of Excellence in Penticton, $5 (adults) and $2 (students)
• Medici’s Friday Night Live in Oliver, the valley’s killer live music gig, open mic format, music to get out of the house for, 522 Fairview Road in Oliver, call 250-4982228 for additional information
• KIJHL junior B hockey, North Okanagan Knights at Summerland Steam, 7:35 p.m., Summerland Arena
• Day 1 of 3: 6th annual We Love Documentary Film Festival, “Resilience,” at the Shatford Centre, tonight: “Rumble, the Indians who rocked the world” (Catherine Bainbridge, Alfonso Maiorana, US, 102 minutes), 7 p.m., $12 per film or $45 for a weekend pass
• Friday the 13th party with Check Your Pulse, The Mule Nightclub, doors open at 9 p.m., 19 and over
• Fraternal Order of Eagles, salisbury steak or liver & onions, 5 p.m., music for Friday the 13th with 13 Broken Bones, 7 p.m.
• Heidelberg Club meets at South Main Drop In Centre, 5 p.m.
• South Main Drop In Centre, bocce, 9:45 a.m., yoga, 9 a.m., tai chi chuan, 10:30 a.m., Mah Jong intermediate, 12:30 p.m., beginner line dance plus, 1 p.m., ukulele intermediate, 3 p..m., meditation, 4 - 5 p.m., social dance with Glory Days, 7 p.m., $7 (for the dance)
• 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
• Saint-Germain Cafe and Gallery presents SO BOARD, featuring skateboards as canvases for 17 local artists, daily through Nov. 11
• The Dream Cafe presents Juno Award nominee Oh Susanna in support of her new album, “A Girl in Teen City,” 8 p.m., $40 and $25 (wings), for tickets visit www.thedreamcafe.ca or phone 250-490-9012
• Royal Canadian Legion Branch No. 40, fish and chips Friday, 11:30 a.m.
• Now playing at Landmark Cinemas 7: Victoria and Abdul (PG, 111 minutes); Happy Death Day (14A, 96 minutes); The Foreigner (14A, 113 minutes); Blade Runner 2049 (3D, 14A, 164 minutes); My Little Pony: The Movie (G, 104 minutes); The Mountain Between Us (PG, 112 minutes); Kingsman: The Golden Circle (14A, 141 minutes); American Made (14A, 111 minutes).
• Now playing at the Oliver Theatre: The Lego Ninjago Movie (Friday only); Kingsman: The Golden Circle (Saturday Oct. 20).
• Dance Penticton meets, 7 p.m., Penticton Elks Lodge (upstairs)
• Reptiles Night at Time Flies Indoor Play, 5:30 p.m.
Saturday, October 14
• Penticton Farmers Market, 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m., 100 block of Main Street
• BCHL junior a hockey, Victoria Grizzlies at Penticton Vees, 6 p.m., South Okanagan Events Centre, for tickets visit SOEC box office, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., log on to ValleyFirstTix.com or phone 1-877-763-2849
• KIJHL junior A hockey action, Summerland Steam at Osoyoos Coyotes, 7:35 p.m., The Sun Bowl Arena
• Celebrating the 50th anniversary of “Sgt. Pepper,” the Day Trippers Beatles Experience performs at The Cleland Theatre, 7:30 p.m., tickets are $40 and available from the Penticton Community Centre’s box office
• Reveen: the Superconscious Experience, 7:30 p.m., Frank Venables Theatre in Oliver, $35, to purchase tickets visit venablestheatre.ca
• 18th annual Community Foundation Comedy Festival featuring Herb Dixon, John Buehler and Julie Kim, $65, includes dinner, dinner at 6 p.m., comedians at 7:30 p.m., for tickets visit the Penticton Lakeside Resort front desk or purchase from any CFSOS board members
• Day 2 of 3: 6th annual We Love Documentary Film Festival, “Resilience,” at the Shatford Centre, today: “The Babushklas of Chernobyl” (Anne Bogar, Holly Morris, Japan, 70 minutes), 1 p.m.; “Gaza Surf Club” (Philip Gnadt, Mickey Yamine, US, 87 minutes); “Strangers on the Earth” (Tristan Cook, US, 96 minutes);, $12 per film or $45 for a three-day pass
• Meet the author and book signing with Penticton’s Yasmin John-Thorpe of her long-awaited second adult romance novel, “Always,” Coles Book Store at Cherry Lane Shopping Centre, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
• 30th annual Business Excellence Awards presented by Penticton & Wine Country Chamber of Commerce, 6 p.m., Penticton Trade & Convention Centre
• The Dream Cafe presents world-traveling troubadour Awna Teixeira, 8 p.m., $24 and $14, for tickets visit www.thedreamcafe.ca or phone 250-490-9012
• Okanagan College Coyotes men’s basketball team vs Douglas College, 2 p.m., Jim Pattison Centre of Excellence in Penticton, $5 (adults) and $2 (students)
• Interpreters share the story of sockeye salmons’ 6,000-km journey to the ocean and back, 1 - 3 p.m., Okanagan River Restoration Site (parking at Oliver Visitors Centre), 6431 Station Street
.• Friends of the Gardens presents “If We Make it through December, hardiness zones, winter and your landscape,” with Scott Austin, 10 a.m. - noon, Superintendent House at 4200 Highway 97 S., Summerland, to register email: firstname.lastname@example.org
• The Penticton Elks Lodge presents Oktoberfest Dinner, smoked pork chop, bratwurst, potatoes, sauerkraut, $10 (advanced tickets only), 5:30 p.m., preceded by meat draw at 4 p.m.
• Royal Canadian Legion Branch No. 40, cribbage, 10 a.m., meat draw and 50/50 draw, 2 p.m.
• Okanagan Falls Seniors Activity Centre hosts annual fall flea market fundraiser, 1128 Willow Street, 9 a.m.-1 p.m
• Annual Nickel Plate Nordic Ski Swap, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. at The Bike Barn, for more information call 250-492-4140
• The Met Opera presents: “Die Zauberflote,” Landmark Cinemas 7, 9:55am
• NHL hockey, Calgary Flames at Vancouver Canucks, 7 p.m., (PT)
Sunday, October 15
• The Hootenanny Tour, presented by Tim Neufeld and the Glory Boys, 7 p.m., Frank Venables Theatre in Oliver, tickets are $15 and $6.66 (VIP passes available for $40), purchase at www.venablestheatre.ca
• Day 3: 6th annual We Love Documentary Film Festival, “Resilience,” at the Shatford Centre, today: “Leaning into the Wind” (Thomas Riedelsheimer, US, 93 minutes); 1 p.m.; “Shiners” (Stacey Tenebaum, Canada, 78 minutes), 3 p.m.; $12 per film or $45 for a weekend pass
• Sunday dinner series at the Keremeos Grist Mill served family-style featuring fresh, local, seasonal ingredients. Tickets are $25 and available in advance only at the Grist Mill or online at www.oldgristmill.ca.
• Live Music Sundays at The Cannery Brewing Company featuring The Raven and the Fox, 7 - 9 p.m., no cover charge
• Naramata Slow Harvest Supper, 3 - 6 p.m., Columbia Hall at Naramata Centre, in celebration of the Naramata community and families, all ages welcomed, $15 (adults), $5 (children), tickets available at Eventbrite.com
• A Remembrance Walk at SS Sicamous Heritage Park, 6 p.m.
• South Main Drop In Centre, R&R Rounders, 12:30 p.m., social dance (DJ), 7 p.m., all abilities and ages of dancers are welcomed to dance on Penticton’s largest floor
• Royal Canadian Legion Branch No. branch breakfast, 8:30 a.m., meat draw and 50/50 draw, 2 p.m.
• Jazz Vespers at St Saviour’s Anglican Church, 150 Orchard Avenue in Penticton, 4:30 p.m., featuring Larry Crawford and Friends, all are welcomed, admission is a freewill offering