What’s On: Oct. 20, 2016

Langley's best guide to what's happening around town.

Oct. 21

Osteoarthritis Fraser Health presents a free information session 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. on Oct. 21 at the Willowbrook Recreation Centre (by the Langley Events Centre). Learn about the disease and how to manage it.

Oct. 22

Pub night The Langley Pos-Abilities Society has an Oktober Fest with sausage and sauerkraut, a silent auction and prizes, starting at 5 p.m. in the Artful Dodger Pub, 2364 200th St. Tickets: $25 and are available at pos-abilities.org or Zosia, 604 961-0117.

Ukulele anniversary The Langley Ukulele Ensemble’s 35th anniversary show is at 7 p.m. on Oct. 22 in the Chandos Pattison Auditorium, 10238 168th St. Tickets: $22.50 for adults, $17.50 for seniors and children. Info and tickets: 604-340-8537 or www.langleyukes.com.

Oct. 25

Langley Heritage Society The meeting Oct. 25 is in Milner Chapel, 6716 216th St., at 7:30 p.m. The speaker is Rick Blacklaws, an anthropology instructor and photographer, on the Alexander Mackenzie Trail. Open to the public. Light refreshments. RSVP: info@langleyheritage.ca. Info: langleyheritage.ca.

Ongoing

Tuk Shop The public can pick up gently used items at the Langley Seniors’ Resource Centre, 20605 51B Ave., Monday to Friday 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Proceeds support the non-profit seniors’ centre.

You’ve Gotta Have Friends The local initiative to foster a sense of community and belonging has been going for nine years and is located at 20510 Fraser Hwy. Contact: 604-533-6546.

Second Story Treasures The store at 20349 88th Ave. raises funds for the Langley Hospice Society.

Langley Lovelys The local chapter of the Crown Jewels of Canada is open to women. The non-profit society is for socializing and fun. Info: Vye, 604-530-3288 or http://www.crownjewelsofcanada.ca.

Equipment team The Langley Pos-Abilities Society is looking for three to four volunteers to help with equipment. You must be a member of the society ($10 per year) and have a vehicle with a trailer hitch. Mileage compensation. Must be in good health and capable of moving or lifting assistive devices. For information or to get involved, call Zosia at 604-961-0117.

Fibromyalgia Well Spring Foundation The thrift shoppe and offices are at #109 – 20631 Fraser Hwy. and raise money for the organization’s work. Info: 778-278-3697. The Christmas Store opens Nov. 14. Watch for a raffle drive and ticket basket raffle. Can drop off non-perishable goods and food gift cards for the Christmas Hamper Drive.

Health Equipment Loan Program HELP, a Canadian Red Cross program, provides short-term loans of medical equipment. 106 – 20530 Langley Bypass. Info: or 604-532-2282.

Wednesdays

Supportive Steps The Langley Hospice Society walking group meets every Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. at the hospice centre, 20660 48th Ave. No registration needed. Two groups, depending on walking speed. Info: 604-530-1115 or info@langleyhospice.com.

Thursdays

Mic’d Up Murrayville Porters Coffee & Tea House features a weekly open mic/jam session hosted by Shannon Lee. Starts at 6:30 p.m. All genres. Info: ladydoc@shaw.ca.

 

 

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