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Found 22 Events for March 2019 ...
Mini Med School 2019 - Understanding the Opioid CrisisMar 5, 2019 - Mar 5, 2019
Location: Neighborhood Learning Center 46361 Yale Road
Contact: Preet Toor
E-Mail: ptoor@divisionsbc.ca
Description:

This is a FREE education session that is open to the public consisting of local doctors who will speak in non-medical terms on important health topics. There is also a pre-session resource fair, time for questions with a panel of experts, door prizes, refreshments and more! This particular session covers topics such as: Addiction, Fentanyl and Naloxone.

SPIRIT ABREAST DRAGON BOAT TEAM - MEET AND GREETMar 7, 2019 - Mar 7, 2019
Location: Sardis Library, 5819 Tyson Rd., Chilliwack
Contact: Delrose 604-847-9166
Website: http://www.spiritabreast.org
Description:

7 p.m.  JOIN OUR TEAM! Spirit Abreast Dragon Boat Team is a group of women breast cancer survivors and supporters from the Fraser Valley who paddle for fun and fitness on Cultus Lake. We are looking for new paddlers for the 2019 season. We provide all equipment and coaching. Our goal is healthy, active living and breast cancer awareness. Come to our annual Meet and Greet and find out more.

Seniors Connect Cafe Mar 7, 2019 - Dec 19, 2019
Location: IHOP Restaurant
Contact: Connie Stam 604-798-2023
E-Mail: neighbourhealth@gmail.com
Website: http://www.cnhpsociety.com
Description:

The Seniors Connect Café occurs every first and third Thursday of each month at the IHOP Restaurant in Chilliwack and every second and fourth Thursday at the Homer Restaurant. Drop in between 10:00am and 12:00pm on these dates for a free cup of coffee or tea and for a conversation. There is a facilitator present at each event. There is also a resource person present to answer any questions you may have about community and health care resources. All older adults are welcome! No membership needed and no cost attached!

Notes:

This event occurs at the IHOP Restaurant as a recurring event on the first and third Thursday of each month.

Adventures into the UnknownMar 9, 2019 - Mar 9, 2019
Location: Twin Rinks #1
Contact: Cheam Skating Club
E-Mail: cheamsc@telus.net
Description:

Cheam Skating Club presents: Adventures into the Unknown. Come and bring the family to see an ice show staring our very own skaters! You can purchase tickets at the door or in advance at the office at Twin Rinks #2. email: cheamsc@telus.net for office times.

Hoedown for HospiceMar 9, 2019 - Mar 9, 2019
Location: Evergreen Hall
Contact: Stephanie Johnson 604.795.4660
E-Mail: stephanie@chilliwackhospice.org
Website: http://https://hoedownforhospice2019.eventbrite.ca
Description:

Join us on March 9, 2019 for this great fundraiser for Chilliwack Hospice Society. Amazing Food, Silent Auction and Dancing. Save the date for a night full of fun at Evergreen Hall $50.00 per ticket This is a sell out event so get your tickets fast. Please contact Laurie at 778-846-2226 or Laurie@chilliwackhospice.org to find out about sponsorship opportunities. Go to www.chilliwackhospice.org to find out more about Chilliwack Hospice Programs & Services.

Chilliwack's All About FishingMar 9, 2019 - Mar 9, 2019
Location: Chilliwack Heritage Park
Contact: Rodney Hsu
E-Mail: info@fishingwithrod.com
Website: http://www.fishingwithrod.com/all-about-fishing
Description:

Join us at Chilliwack Heritage Park on Saturday, March 9th to learn all about fishing in Chilliwack! Local fishing experts will demonstrating different fishing techniques from basic to advanced. Find out where, when and how you can go fishing in the Fraser Valley. Learn about conservation efforts which are being done by local watershed stewardship groups and how you can get involved. There will also be a variety of activities for younger kids, including arts and crafts, fishing games and live fish viewing! From novice to experienced anglers, this is a FREE event for all ages! NEW this year will be Fraser Valley Salmon Society's Used Fishing Tackle Sale! Whether you're looking for collectibles or a new fishing setup, this is the place to be!

Book Sale Blitz!Mar 9, 2019 - Mar 9, 2019
Location: Chilliwack Library, 45860 First Ave
Contact: Chilliwack Library 604-792-1941
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

10 am – 4 pm The Friends of the Chilliwack Libraries Society invite you to “A Book Sale Blitz”! One day only! All books are $5.00 a bag (bag provided.)

Mini Med School 2019 - Palliative Care: Is there such a thing as a good death?Mar 12, 2019 - Mar 12, 2019
Location: Neighborhood Learning Center 46361 Yale Road
Contact: Preet Toor
E-Mail: ptoor@divisionsbc.ca
Description:

This is a FREE education session that is open to the public consisting of local doctors who will speak in non-medical terms on important health topics. There is also a pre-session resource fair, time for questions with a panel of experts, door prizes, refreshments and more! In particular, there is a session being offered on March 12th on the topic of palliative care. Panel experts for this session will include local physicians, a lawyer and Chilliwack Hospice Society.

Urban Homesteading Series: Natural Homemade Soaps and MoreMar 12, 2019 - Mar 12, 2019
Location: Chilliwack Library, 45860 First Ave
Contact: Chilliwack Library 604-792-1941
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Anna of Little Homestead in the Valley will demonstrate how to make natural, old- fashioned soap and bath products using basic, simple ingredients. Join us for this lecture and see how easy it is to make your own products at home! Check out her website at http://www.littlehomesteadinthevalley.ca/ or on Instagram @homesteadinthevalley. Registration is not required for this free program but please come early as space is limited.

Seniors Connect Cafe Mar 14, 2019 - Dec 26, 2019
Location: Homer Restaurant
Contact: Connie Stam 604-798-2023
E-Mail: neighbourhealth@gmail.com
Website: http://www.cnhpsociety.com
Description:

The Seniors Connect Café occurs the first and third Thursday of each month at the IHOP Restaurant in Chilliwack and every second and fourth Thursday at the Homer Restaurant. Drop in between 10:00am and 12:00pm on these dates for a free cup of coffee or tea and for a conversation. There is a facilitator present at each event. There is also a resource person present to answer any questions you may have about community and health care resources. All older adults are welcome! No membership needed and no cost attached!

Notes:

This is a recurring event on the second and fourth Thurday of each month at Homer Restaurant and on each first and third Thursday at IHOP Restaurant.

Tech up with OzobotsMar 14, 2019 - Mar 14, 2019
Location: Yarrow Library, 4670 Community Street
Contact: Yarrow Library 604-823-4664
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

2:30 pm– 4 pm Meet the Ozobots – the pocket-sized coding robots that come with infinite ways to play, create and share. Learn to program by drawing coloured lines on paper. These cute little robots will follow the lines and respond to colour codes by changing their speed, direction or LED light colour. Once you learn the basics, you can program these robots through a series of challenges using drag-and-drop coding. This interactive program is a great introduction to coding, computational thinking and digital exploration for kids in Grades 4 to 6. Presented in partnership with Science World British Columbia.

Demystify Government Programs & Services - Community EducationMar 15, 2019 - Mar 15, 2019
Location: Evergreen Hall
Contact: Susan Tegtmeier 604-793-9979
E-Mail: programs@cdsrs.ca
Website: http://www.cdsrs.ca
Description:

Canada Revenue Agency will be presenting at our upcoming session on topics such as Disability Tax Credit, Canada Caregiver Credits and Scams. Service Canada will talk about CPP, OAS, GIS Allowances, tips about Pension Sharing, what income effects GIS, SAFER and HAFI Grants. Learn how to use Benefit finder and the OAS toolkit. If you have questions regarding the status of your payments or want to change your address you can do that at our session! Please call 604-793-9979 to book your seat!

Science World and their Science on the Spot: Demonstration Station at the Sardis LibraryMar 18, 2019 - Mar 18, 2019
Location: Sardis Library, 5819 Tyson Road
Contact: Sardis Library 604-858-5503
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

*Please note: this is a ticketed event. Please pick up your tickets at the Sardis Library 1 week before the event. Come experience spectacular science demonstrations – from flying chickens to hair-raising electrical displays that showcase the power and spectacle of chemistry, physics, and more. Imagine that! Join Science World on the Road for lots of hands-on fun to help you ignite the wonder of science.

Program a Sphero SPRK+ RobotMar 21, 2019 - Mar 21, 2019
Location: Sardis Library, 5819 Tyson Road
Contact: Sardis Library 604-858-5503
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

1 pm - 4 pm Join us and learn how to program your very own robot. This is a drop-in workshop for those who would like to experiment with simple (and not so simple) programming. The sky's the limit! Spheros support STEAM learning (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math).

Virtual RealityMar 21, 2019 - Mar 21, 2019
Location: Yarrow Library, 4670 Community Street
Contact: Yarrow Library 604-823-4664
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

2 pm – 7 pm Experience the thrill of virtual reality (VR) at the library! Put on the HTC VIVE goggles and let the real word wash away. VR is an immersive computer-generated, three-dimensional interactive environment. Wearing the HTC VIVE goggles, headphones and holding motion controllers, participants will be able to move freely around a 10x10 space and try out a mix of virtual games as well as educational experiences. Please Note: • Participants must arrive 15 minutes prior to their registered timeslot to get set up for play. Timeslots may not be guaranteed for those who arrive late. • This program is intended for those ages 10+ or 48” + tall. • Participants must read and sign a waiver. Parents/guardians must sign the waiver for minors. • Participants play at their own risk. • Registration for this listing is for one player only Online registration required. Please sign up at www.fvrl.bc.ca

Keva Planks Mar 21, 2019 - Mar 21, 2019
Location: Sardis Library, 5819 Tyson Road
Contact: Sardis Library 604-858-5503
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

1 pm - 4 pm Join us for construction fun! Build structures by stacking KEVA planks - no glue or connectors needed. From preschoolers up, everyone can explore engineering techniques and build at their own skill level. This program is drop-in, no registration necessary.

‘Tech-Up’ with OzobotsMar 21, 2019 - Mar 21, 2019
Location: Chilliwack Library, 45860 First Avenue
Contact: Chilliwack Library 604-792-1941
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

2 pm – 3 pm Introducing the Ozobot, the cutest little robot in town! Come to the Chilliwack Library and up your STEAM skills at our Ozobot program. This program requires registration and is suitable for children 8 years and up. Parents are welcome to attend and help with coding and programming

Science World and their Science on the Spot: Demonstration Station at the Chilliwack LibraryMar 22, 2019 - Mar 22, 2019
Location: Chilliwack Library, 45860 First Ave
Contact: Chilliwack Library 604-792-1941
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

Friday Mar 22, 2 pm Come experience spectacular science demonstrations – from flying chickens to hair-raising electrical displays that showcase the power and spectacle of chemistry, physics, and more. Imagine that! Join Science World on the Road for lots of hands-on fun to help you ignite the wonder of science.

Startup HackathonMar 22, 2019 - Mar 23, 2019
Location: Building A at UFV Chilliwack
Contact: Colin Schmidt
E-Mail: CSchmidt@Wisebox.Solutions
Website: http://https://chilliwack.tech/Hackathon
Description:

Have you ever wondered what it is like to be part of a hi-tech startup? How do you test ideas, prototype the technology, get buy-in, and start a company? What resources and support systems are available for hi-tech startup companies operating in the Fraser Valley? The Startup Hackathon is the place to not just learn, but experience all of this in one highly compressed 24 hours on March 22nd & 23rd, 2019, from 5pm to 5pm. Final presentations are from 3pm to 5pm on Saturday, and are open to the public with free admission. Come cheer on these teams, and teams invite your friends and family.

Norden the MagicianMar 25, 2019 - Mar 25, 2019
Location: Sardis Library, 5819 Tyson Rd
Contact: Sardis Library 604-858-5503
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

11 am - 11:45 am This is a ticketed event. Please pick up your tickets a week before the event. Let the magic begin! Join Master Magician Norden for a show filled with amazing tricks, tons of gags, and lots of laughs. Be prepared to join in the fun!

Science World and their Science on the Spot: Demonstration Station at the Yarrow LibraryMar 26, 2019 - Mar 26, 2019
Location: Yarrow Library, 4670 Community Street
Contact: Yarrow Library 604-823-4664
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

11 am Come experience spectacular science demonstrations – from flying chickens to hair-raising electrical displays that showcase the power and spectacle of chemistry, physics, and more. Imagine that! Join Science World on the Road for lots of hands-on fun to help you ignite the wonder of science.

Virtual Reality ExperienceMar 28, 2019 - Mar 28, 2019
Location: Sardis Library, 5819 Tyson Road
Contact: Sardis Library 604-858-5503
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

11:30 am - 4:30 pm Experience the thrill of virtual reality (VR) at the library! Put on the HTC VIVE goggles and let the real world wash away. VR is an immersive computer-generated, three-dimensional interactive environment. Wearing the HTC VIVE goggles, headphones, and holding motion controllers, participants will be able to move freely around a 10x10 space and try out a mix of virtual games as well as educational experiences. Please Note: •Registration required. •Only one participant can use the VR at a time. •Each play experience will be approximately 15 minutes long. •This program is intended for those ages 10+ or 48"+ tall. •Participants must read and sign a waiver. Parents/guardians must sign the waiver for minors. •Participants play at their own risk. Registration is required, please drop by or call the Sardis Library at 604-858-5503 to sign up.


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