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Found 38 Events for July 2019 ...
Seniors Connect Cafe Mar 7, 2019 - Aug 29, 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.

Seniors Connect Cafe Mar 14, 2019 - Aug 29, 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.

Summer Reading Club Kick off Party featuring The Great Gordini!Jul 3, 2019 - Jul 3, 2019
Location: Salish Park, behind Chilliwack Library, 45860 First Ave
Contact: Chilliwack Library 604-792-1941
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

Kickoff party outside: 10:30 am – 12:30 pm; Great Gordini show inside: 12:45 pm – 1:30 pm

The Chilliwack Library, in partnership with the City of Chilliwack, is kicking off Summer Reading Club in style this year! Bouncy castle, crafts, face painting, watermelon and much more – sign up for Summer Reading Club while you’re at it! This is a perfect opportunity to pack and enjoy a picnic in the park and enjoy a free day of fun!

Family YogaJul 3, 2019 - Jul 3, 2019
Location: Sardis Library, 5819 Tyson Rd
Contact: Sardis Library 604-858-5503
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

9:30 am – 10:30 am. This is not your typical yoga class...this is Family Yoga! Be ready for deep belly breaths and big belly laughs. We will have loads of FUN, regardless of your age. Yoga increases flexibility, concentration, confidence and overall well-being. No experience necessary. Registration required and begins Wednesday, June 12.

Summer StorytimeJul 3, 2019 - Jul 3, 2019
Location: Yarrow Library, 4670 Community Street
Contact: Yarrow Library 604-823-4664
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

10:30 am - 11:00 am. Summer is here and so are storytimes. Introduce kids to the love of books and language with Storytime! Children and caregivers will enjoy interactive stories, songs, rhymes and more. Storytime prepares children to learn to read.

The Great Gordini - Sardis LibraryJul 4, 2019 - Jul 4, 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. Join the Great Gordini and his assistant Otto the Skunky Munky for a show filled with magic tricks, wacky fun, and a lot of opportunities to participate. Can you figure out the magic? – Imagine the possibilities! *Events at the Sardis Library require a free ticket, Available one week before the event.

Playdough MeetupJul 4, 2019 - Jul 4, 2019
Location: Yarrow Library, 4670 Community Street
Contact: Yarrow Library 604-823-4664
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

2 pm – 3 pm. Bring the kids in for some playdough fun! Playdough stimulates their senses and offers endless opportunities for imaginative play! This program is geared towards children ages 2 to 8.

The Way We See It Jul 4, 2019 - Aug 3, 2019
Location: O'Connor Group Art Gallery
Contact: Chilliwack Cultural Centre 604.392.8000
E-Mail: cvaa.publicity@gmail.com
Website: http://www.oconnorgroupartgallery.com
Description:

Coming to the O’Connor Group Art Gallery at the Chilliwack Cultural Centre from July 4 - August 3 is The Way We See It exhibit, featuring Chilliwack artists: Zidonja Ganert, Greg Laxton-Ekberg and Vickie Legere. As artists, we see the world through the eyes of wonder. Our choice of visual mediums is vastly different. Zidonja primarily paints in a nostalgic style, Greg paints with a whimsical, ‘posterized’ style and Vickie photographs both the marvelous and the mundane. We create art to say ‘something’ about what we feel about the subject – not just to make a pretty picture. Opening reception is July 6, 1-3pm. Everyone welcome. Gallery hours are Wednesday to Saturday from noon to 5 pm. Gallery may be open for 1 hour before most shows in the Cultural Centre. Admission is free. See website for info: www.oconnorgroupartgallery.com

Bollywood Dancer Karima Essa - Yarrow LibraryJul 8, 2019 - Jul 8, 2019
Location: Yarrow Library, 4670 Community Street
Contact: Yarrow Library 604-823-4664
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

2 pm - 2:45 pm. Be a Bollywood star! Experience the magic and joy of dance and storytelling as Karima Essa performs Bollywood dance. Learn traditional dance moves with Karima – imagine the possibilities!

Nature & Art Camp Jul 8, 2019 - Jul 12, 2019
Location: Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve- 5200 Sumas Prairie Rd.
Contact: Camille Coray 604-823-6603
E-Mail: herons@shawbiz.ca
Website: http://chilliwackblueheron.com/events/full-day-combo-artnature-camp/
Description:

Children get a mix of art and environmental education. Our art teacher will explore different artistic techniques, working with multiple mediums to showcase the importance of art in different fields of work. For the nature portion, kids will be outside connecting to the unique habitat of the reserve, including pond life, frog habitats, and beaver programs. Children will stay in one group that spans ages 5 to 12 and will enjoy artistic mentoring and the joys of playing outside with knowledgeable environmental educators.

Summer Art Camps for KidsJul 8, 2019 - Aug 16, 2019
Location: Chilliwack Cultural Centre
Contact: The Centre Box Office 604-391-SHOW(7469)
E-Mail: boxoffice@chilliwackculturalcentre.ca
Website: http://www.chilliwackculturalcentre.ca
Description:

Turn your child’s summer into something truly inspiring and creative with the Chilliwack Cultural Centre’s Summer Art Camps for Kids! Take a break from summer boredom with the terrifically fun and wildly diverse classes that offer a fantastic opportunity for your child to explore their creative side, and a flexible class schedule that is a great fit for those busy schedules! Contact the Centre Box Office for details.

Magformers/Keva BlocksJul 9, 2019 - Jul 9, 2019
Location: Yarrow Library, 4670 Community Street
Contact: Yarrow Library 604-823-4664
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

2:30 pm – 3:30 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 geared towards children ages 5-12.

Storytimes in Salish Park!Jul 10, 2019 - Aug 14, 2019
Location: Salish Park, behind Chilliwack Library - 45860 First Avenue
Contact: Chilliwack Library 604-792-1941
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

Wednesdays, July 10 – August 14. Every Wednesday during the summer, the Chilliwack Library, in partnership with the City of Chilliwack, will be hosting Storytime in the Park! Each week will feature something special; check it out! In the event of extreme weather, storytime will be moved indoors. This community program is brought to you in part by funding provided by the City of Chilliwack. Storytimes will run 10:30 am – 11 am, followed by special guests from 11 am – 11:30 am. 

Notes:

July 10: Radical Raptors with Gary Worley; July 17: Yoga for Kids with Daisy from Namaste Hiking Co.; July 24: Craftapalooza!; July 31: Circus Lab; Aug 7: Breakdance Project; Aug 14: Chilliwack Chiefs

Summer Storytimes Jul 10, 2019 - Jul 10, 2019
Location: Yarrow Library, 4670 Community Street
Contact: Yarrow Library 604-823-4664
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

10:30 am - 11:00 am. Summer is here and so are storytimes. Introduce kids to the love of books and language with Storytime! Children and caregivers will enjoy interactive stories, songs, rhymes and more. Storytime prepares children to learn to read.

Information Booth: Let's Talk Child CareJul 10, 2019
Location: 7201 Vedder Road
Contact: Planning Department 604.793.2906
E-Mail: planning@chilliwack.com
Website: http://www.chilliwack.com/letstalkchildcare
Description:

With funding from the Province, the City is developing a Community Child Care Space Creation Action Plan and we want to hear from you. Visit Planning staff at their booth at the Stó:lō Children's Festival from 9:30 am - 2:30 pm to learn about the plan and share your feedback regarding child care in Chilliwack.

Sand ArtJul 10, 2019 - Jul 10, 2019
Location: Sardis Library, 5819 Tyson Rd
Contact: Sardis Library
Description:

11 am – 12 pm. Spring into an art activity at the library and create beautiful, colourful sand art. Registration required, for ages 4 to 10.

The Great Gordini - Yarrow LibraryJul 11, 2019 - Jul 11, 2019
Location: Yarrow Library, 4670 Community Street
Contact: Yarrow Library 604-823-4664
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

11 am - 11:45 am. Join the Great Gordini and his assistant Otto the Skunky Munky for a show filled with magic tricks, wacky fun, and a lot of opportunities to participate. Can you figure out the magic? Imagine the possibilities!

Raptors Ridge Birds of PreyJul 12, 2019 - Jul 12, 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. Raptors Ridge will offer a rare and unique opportunity to view birds of prey up close and personal. This family friendly program will include fun and fascinating facts while promoting the identification of raptors, their natural habitat and habits associated with their surroundings. This is a ticketed event. Tickets will be available for pick up at the Sardis Library a week before the event.

Free Keenfit Pole Walking ClinicJul 13, 2019 - Jul 25, 2019
Location: Vedder Trail Park (13,20) Fairfield Park (18,25)
Contact: Robin Henshall, Holistic Health Coach and Wellness Educator 604.749.7377
E-Mail: hcrhenshall@gmail.com
Description:

Learn how to use walking poles to get a total body workout that's simple and effective!

Notes:

1 hour clinic: Thursdays at Fairfield Park from 9-10 am and Saturdays at Vedder Park from 6-7 pm. Please call to confirm times.

Nature Camp Jul 15, 2019 - Jul 19, 2019
Location: Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve- 5200 Sumas Prairie Rd.
Contact: Camille Coray 604-823-6603
E-Mail: herons@shawbiz.ca
Website: http://chilliwackblueheron.com/events/nature-camp-for-ages-5-12/
Description:

A week-long camp learning and playing in the unique wetland habitat of the Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve. Instructors are our environmental educators at the reserve and are skilled at working with all age groups and helping kids understand the importance and wonder of nature. Did you know that a frog swallows with its eyeballs, or that a dragonfly spends much of its life living underwater and can eat its entire body weight in food in only 30 minutes?

Notes:

For ages 5-12.

Musician Tiffany Stone - Sardis LibraryJul 15, 2019 - Jul 15, 2019
Location: Sardis Library, 5819 Tyson Rd
Contact: Sardis Library 604-823-4664
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

11 am - 11:45 am. Puppets, poetry and props – imagine the possibilities! Join poet Tiffany Stone for poems and rhymes about flaming flamingos, baaaad animals and rainbow coloured clothes. There will be rhythm and rhyme and plenty of time for everyone to participate in the fun with words. *Events at the Sardis Library require a free ticket, available one week before the event.

Musician Tiffany Stone - Chilliwack LibraryJul 16, 2019 - Jul 16, 2019
Location: Chilliwack Library, 45860 First Ave
Contact: Chilliwack Library 604-792-1941
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

11 am - 11:45 am. Puppets, poetry and props – imagine the possibilities! Join poet Tiffany Stone for poems and rhymes about flaming flamingos, baaaad animals and rainbow coloured clothes. There will be rhythm and rhyme and plenty of time for everyone to participate in the fun with words.

LEGO & Green ScreensJul 16, 2019 - Jul 16, 2019
Location: Yarrow Library, 4670 Community Street
Contact: Yarrow Library 604-823-4664
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

2 pm – 3 pm. Add some technology to your LEGO day - create a structure or building and we'll use our green screen to put you in it! This program is geared towards children ages 5-12.

Storytime in Yarrow Pioneer ParkJul 17, 2019 - Jul 17, 2019
Location: Yarrow Pioneer Park
Contact: Yarrow Library 604-823-4664
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

10 am – 11:30 am. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs; enjoy a family-friendly library program in the park. There will be a short storytime followed by a puppet show and some popcorn and refreshments courtesy of Yarrow Envision Financial. 

Notes:

Imagine the Possibilities! A Summer Puppet Show: A dissatisfied frog finds a library book and decides to change his life! Join the rollicking fun as Webster McRibbit sets out on a hilarious quest to become a prince. He has some surprising and unexpected adventures involving broccoli and a toilet brush before realizing the joyfulness of just being himself. Join Master Puppeteer and Storyteller Elspeth Bowers at the Yarrow Pioneer Park who will entertain you with stories, songs, and a puppet show at Storytime in the Park on July 17, 2019 at 10:30 am.

Information Booth: Let's Talk Child CareJul 19, 2019
Location: Central Community Park, Downtown Chilliwack
Contact: Planning Department 604.793.2906
E-Mail: planning@chilliwack.com
Website: http://www.chilliwack.com/letstalkchildcare
Description:

With funding from the Province, the City is developing a Community Child Care Space Creation Action Plan and we want to hear from you. Visit Planning staff at their booth at Party in the Park from 5-9 pm to learn about the plan and share your feedback regarding child care in Chilliwack.

Wildlife Art CampJul 19, 2019 - Jul 23, 2019
Location: Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve- 5200 Sumas Prairie Rd.
Contact: Camille Coray 604-823-6603
E-Mail: herons@shawbiz.ca
Website: http://chilliwackblueheron.com/events/wildlife-art-camp-for-ages-8-14/
Description:

A week-long camp where you’ll learn art techniques from a skilled artist who knows how to connect with all age groups. Lessons will include everything from sketching to 3D art to airbrushing, and we can’t wait to share it all with YOU! We’ll also have fun sketching and drawing animals that we find outside as we explore the connection of art to the natural world. All materials are provided!

Notes:

For ages 8 to 14.

Craftapalooza for Tweens & TeensJul 20, 2019 - Jul 20, 2019
Location: Chilliwack Library, 45860 First Ave
Contact: Chilliwack Library 604-792-1941
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

11 am – 12 pm. Come for an abundance of crafty goodness! We have perler beads, air-dry clay and other craft materials waiting for your imaginative touch. For ages 9-18. Registration is required, please call or drop by the Chilliwack Library to sign up.

5th Annual Barn Burner BBQJul 21, 2019 - Jul 21, 2019
Location: The Farm Store in Yarrow
Contact: Karen Ketting-Olivier 604-823-4435
E-Mail: barnburner@twinmaple.com
Website: http://www.barnburnerbbq.ca
Description:

5th Annual Barn Burner BBQ - Proudly presented by Johnston’s Pork & Fraser Valley Specialty Poultry. Join the festivities on Sunday, July 21, 10am to 4pm at the Farm Store in Yarrow. This annual BBQ competition has become Chilliwack’s tastiest community event, promoting tourism in the Fraser Valley while spreading the love, passion and joy for “Southern Style” BBQ. Fall off the bone BBQ samples await, prepared by fiercely competitive Pit Masters from across Canada and the Pacific North West. Beef Brisket, Pork, Chicken and Ribs; all slow cooked to perfection! The event features food trucks, sponsor exhibits, live music, a kids’ zone, a climbing wall and more. Entry to the event is by donation with ALL proceeds going to Envision Financial’s The Full Cupboard, a community program designed to raise food, funds, and awareness for food banks in local communities. BBBBQ 2018 raised a total of $9,593. Help us meet our fundraising goal of $10,000 at BBBBQ 2019! BBBBQ 2019, July 21, 2019 – 10 am to 4 pm The Farm Store In Yarrow || 4540 Simmons Road, Chilliwack BC || barnburnerbbq.ca || #bbbbq

Wildlife Art CampJul 22, 2019 - Jul 26, 2019
Location: Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve- 5200 Sumas Prairie Rd.
Contact: Camille Coray 604-823-6603
E-Mail: herons@shawbiz.ca
Website: http://chilliwackblueheron.com/events/wildlife-art-camp-for-ages-5-to-10/
Description:

A week-long camp where you’ll learn art techniques from a wonderful artist who knows how to connect with all ages. Lessons will include everything from sketching to 3D art to airbrushing, and we can’t wait to share it all with YOU! We’ll also have fun sketching and drawing animals that we find outside as we explore the connection of art to the natural world. All materials are provided!

Notes:

For ages 5 to 10.

Clay ArtJul 22, 2019 - Jul 22, 2019
Location: Sardis Library, 5819 Tyson Rd
Contact: Sardis Library 604-858-5503
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

11 am – 12 pm. Join our workshop to create a your very own animal fridge magnets. We will work with colourful, pliable, air dry clay, decorative jewels, flowers and modeling tools. Bring your creativity; we will supply all materials and tools. Registration required, for children ages 7+.

Musician Tiffany Stone - Yarrow LibraryJul 25, 2019 - Jul 25, 2019
Location: Yarrow Library, 4670 Community Street
Contact: Yarrow Library 604-823-4664
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

2 pm - 2:45 pm. Puppets, poetry and props – imagine the possibilities! Join poet Tiffany Stone for poems and rhymes about flaming flamingos, baaaad animals and rainbow coloured clothes. There will be rhythm and rhyme and plenty of time for everyone to participate in the fun with words.

Information Booth: Let's Talk Child CareJul 26, 2019
Location: Central Community Park, Downtown Chilliwack
Contact: Planning Department 604.793.2906
E-Mail: planning@chilliwack.com
Website: http://www.chilliwack.com/letstalkchildcare
Description:

With funding from the Province, the City is developing a Community Child Care Space Creation Action Plan and we want to hear from you. Visit Planning staff at their booth at Party in the Park from 5-9 pm to learn about the plan and share your feedback regarding child care in Chilliwack.

CSSS Grads of 1988 30-ish ReunionJul 27, 2019 - Jul 27, 2019
Location: Best Western
Contact: Connie McConnell or Andrea Laycock
E-Mail: chilliwackgradclass88@gmail.com
Website: http://https://www.facebook.com/events/922836174542683/
Description:

Please join us for "The Time of Your Life" on Saturday, July 27th at the Best Western Hotel in Chilliwack, BC where you can reminisce on all things '80's! The theme is (of course) the 1980's so feel free to dress the part or simply show up and fondly recall the days of yesteryear with your fellow grads. We are having a buffet dinner, cash bar, DJ and a fabulous photobooth and selfie Ring (check it out here: https://bit.ly/2w4b6dY) along with fun trivia, a walk down Memory Lane slideshow and other fun surprises. We will also have a Silent Auction so if you have a business you'd like to promote we would gratefully accept any donations to the auction!

Musical BingoJul 29, 2019
Location: Mount Cheam Lion's Hall - 45580 Spadina Avenue
Contact: Susan Tegtmeier 604.793.9979
E-Mail: programs@cdsrs.ca
Website: http://www.cdsrs.ca
Description:

Played like regular BINGO but using music and entertainment trivia instead. This event was so much fun the first time, it’s back by special request! Tickets are $15.00 and available at the Chilliwack & District Seniors’ Resources Society office. Cost $15 player. Extra sets of cards can be purchased at the door for $5. Cash only.

Nature & Art Camp Jul 29, 2019 - Aug 2, 2019
Location: Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve- 5200 Sumas Prairie Rd.
Contact: Camille Coray 604-823-6603
E-Mail: herons@shawbiz.ca
Website: http://chilliwackblueheron.com/events/half-day-combo-wildlife-art-nature-camp-for-ages-5-14/
Description:

Children get a mix of art and environmental education. Our art teacher will explore different artistic techniques, working with multiple mediums to showcase the importance of art in different fields of work. For the nature portion, kids will be outside connecting to the unique habitat of the reserve, including pond life, frog habitats, and beaver programs. Children will be divided into two different age groups to enjoy artistic mentoring and the joys of playing outside with a knowledgeable environmental educator.

Notes:

For ages 5-14.

Bollywood Dancer Karima Essa - Sardis LibraryJul 30, 2019 - Jul 30, 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. Be a Bollywood star! Experience the magic and joy of dance and storytelling as Karima Essa performs Bollywood dance. Learn traditional dance moves with Karima – imagine the possibilities! 

Notes:

*Events at the Sardis Library require a free ticket, available one week before the event.

Ozobots: Code, Play & LearnJul 30, 2019 - Jul 30, 2019
Location: Yarrow Library. 4670 Community Street
Contact: Yarrow Library 604-792-1941
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

2:30pm - 3:30 pm. Ozobot is a miniature robot that fits in the palm of your hand. It is designed for children to learn coding. It can follow lines or roam around freely, detect colours, and can also be programmed. So learn coding with us on this fun-filled afternoon. This program is geared towards children ages 8-14.

Playdough MeetupJul 31, 2019 - Jul 31, 2019
Location: Yarrow Library, 4670 Community Street
Contact: Yarrow Library 604-823-4664
Website: http://www.fvrl.bc.ca
Description:

10:30 am – 11:30 am. Bring the kids in for some playdough fun! Playdough stimulates their senses and offers endless opportunities for imaginative play! This program is geared towards children ages 2 to 8.


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