The Langley Advance is giving away $30 in gift cards in a Mother’s Day contest. (Langley Advance photo)

MOTHER’S DAY: Langley, how will you treat that special mom?

Here’s some events to consider and be sure to enter our online contest.

Enter our Mother’s Day Contest

Looking for a traditional and non-traditional way to honour that special woman for Mother’s Day? Here are some upcoming events to consider.

• Bradner Mother’s Day Breakfast: The annual breakfast at Jubilee Hall, 7989 Bradner Rd., runs 8 a.m. to noon on May 13. Breakfast (sausages, ham, scrambled eggs, fruit cocktail, juice/tea or coffee, and all-you-can-eat pancakes) is $6 with children six and younger eating free. This is a tradition for the past 44 years.

• Singing Down Memory Lane: The Langley Community Chorus performs songs from Brahmns to the Beatles in a 3 p.m. show on Saturday, May 5, in the Willoughby Reformed Church, and a May 13 show at 3 p.m. show in the Sharon United Church. Tickets and information are at

• A Glorious Thing: The Gloria Dei Chorale show is at 7:30 p.n. on Saturday, May 12 in the Willoughby Christian Reformed Church. Tickets at the door or

• The Ties that Bind: The Langley Quilters’ Guild fills the George Preston Recreation Centre with more than 300 amazing quilts, other fabric arts, vendors, a tea room, raffles, and more. Admission is $6. The show runs 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, May 11 and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 12.

• Langley Hospital Museum Tea: The museum is housed in Michaud House and the team runs 1:30 to 4 p.m. on May 12. The event is also a booksigning for local author Jim McGregor. Info:

• Spring recital: The Langley Ukelele Ensemble performs May 12 at the South Langley Church, 20098 22nd Ave. starting at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 each, and available by contacting 604-340-UKES, or

• Fort Langley Kayak Club open house: Take to the water, supervised. The club has a try-it day May 12 at the dock in Fort Langley. The club provides the equipment and instruction. There’s no need to sign up in advance and the event goes rain or shine. Info:

• Walnut Grove Petal Pushers Plants and Garage Sale: From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on May 12, stop by 9489 205A St. to pick up perennials, tomato and herb pants, and household items for sale.

• Fraser Valley Invitational: The Langley Camera Club hosts the annual photography competition. Public viewing starts at 6:30 p.m. on May 12 in Clayton Heights Secondary, 7003 188th St. $20 at the door or $18 in advance (

• Kick the Clutter: The Muriel Arnason Library has a decluttering workshop at 4 p.m. on May 16. Though it’s free, people are asked to sign up in advance by contacting the library at 604-532-3590.

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