Applications still open for Indigenous tourism start-ups. Apply by August 1.

Thousands of tourists are drawn to this region every  year. Is that an opportunity for you? The Squamish Lil̓wat Cultural Centre and the Whistler Centre for Sustainably are launching a new program – the Indigenous Tourism Start up Program (ITSP) – and are reaching out to local Indigenous communities from Lillooet to the Fraser Valley … Continue reading Applications still open for Indigenous tourism start-ups. Apply by August 1.

Screening event: The Grizzlies, at SLCC, June 21, 5pm – 9pm

In celebration of National Indigenous Peoples Day, the Whistler Film Festival in partnership with the Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre present the Whistler Premiere of THE GRIZZLIES, followed by a panel discussion about the role sport plays in both Squamish and Lil'wat Nations. The museum will remain open for until 9pm for film attendees to explore … Continue reading Screening event: The Grizzlies, at SLCC, June 21, 5pm – 9pm

Wildlife watchers wanted: share your sightings of local wild creatures

The Pemberton Wildlife Association, with support from Stewardship Pemberton Society, is seeking sightings of and volunteer help to survey the following species and habitats. They are also looking for landowners interested in projects that benefit wildlife and habitat. Contact Greg Ferguson at wildlife@pembertonwildlifeassociation.com with sightings or if you're interested in helping out on any of … Continue reading Wildlife watchers wanted: share your sightings of local wild creatures

Community Book Club: join Whistler discussion on All Our Relations by Tanya Talaga June 26, at 1pm or 7pm

Whistler Public Library and Armchair Books have partnered with the Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre to present two book discussions in recognition of National Indigenous History Month. When: Wednesday, June 26 Discussion #1: Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre, 1 to 2 p.m. Discussion #2: Whistler Public Library, 7 to 8:30 p.m. Who: Everyone welcome, no registration required … Continue reading Community Book Club: join Whistler discussion on All Our Relations by Tanya Talaga June 26, at 1pm or 7pm