Special Events

At present the Hospice Society Hosts 4 events per/year. They are celebrations of each season and help us fund our programs throughout the year.

Butterfly Barn Dance

Cancelled - see you in 2023!

What better way to celebrate the crisp air and mountain community than to have a good old-fashioned barn dance complete with a Dinner and live music to kick up your heels? Stay tuned for updates.

SRL K2 Ranch Hike & Walk for Hospice

Sunday June 26th, 2022

The Walk and Hike for Hospice event is held at the private K2 Ranch courtesy of ranch owners Bob and Barb Shaunessy. The walk and hike begin in the morning and stop at the perfect spot for a bring-your-own lunch picnic.

Hospice Swims the Lake

July 8, 2021

The Hospice Society has three swimmers that will swim from Lake Shore Campground to James Chabot Beach. In the last hour of their swim, prizes for holders of raffle tickets will be announced.

City Lights & Mountain Nights Fashion Show

FALL 6:15PM October 17, 2019

Grab a friend for a fun night to celebrate the latest fashions in the Valley. Tickets include one free glass of Tinhorn Creek Wine. Experience our Wine Bar & Hors D’oeuvres. MC’d by France Andestad. Tickets Available at: Avenue, Inside Edge, Summit Footwear (cash only), and the Hospice Office (credit card or cash) 778-526-5143

Hospice Butterfly Gala

SPRING April 27, 2019

Filled with adult fun including our signature Bucket List and Dessert Auctions. The event is an elegant way to celebrate spring with a fabulous 3-course meal, wonderful music and guests dressed in their Mountain Elegant style. This is one of our major fund-raising events, which allows us to continue offer our programs and services free of charge.

Tree of Lights

8th Annual: December 9th, 2021 at 6:30

This event brings people together in 4 communities (Canal Flats, Fairmont, Invermere and Radium) to light Hospice Trees to commemorate loved ones who are no longer with us.  The evening is filled with music, gentle loving words, and special readings of our loved ones’ names.

Other Events

Volunteer Appreciation

FALL 2019

Our volunteer appreciation takes place immediately after the annual general meeting.

Annual General Meeting

October 28, 2021

Our AGM is held in September each year. Your membership must be up to date to have the voting privileges at the AGM or at any special meetings that may be called. Memberships are due annually at the beginning of April and must valid no less than 30 days prior to the AGM.

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