What’s What, Jan. 16, 2014

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• Bus Stop – The Langley Players production of William Inge’s comedy runs Jan. 23 to Feb. 22 at 4307 200th St. Shows are at 8 p.m. Thursday to Saturday with 2 p.m. matinees on Sundays. Book tickets at reservations@langleyplayers.com or 604-534-7469.

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• Hockey meet and greet: From 1-4 p.m. on Jan. 26 at Preston GM, meet Hockey Night in Canada Punjabi commentators Harnarayan Singh, Bhola Chauhan and Inderpreet Cumo. People can take photos of themselves behind the HNIC desk and enter draws for prizes.

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• Langley Concert Band: New members with a minimum of one year playing experience are always welcome. Rehearsals: Monday, 7-9 p.m. in the R.E. Mountain Secondary band room, 7755 202A St. All types of music played. People can sit in for free for a few weeks to see if they like it. Info: langleyconcertband@gmail.com. Drop by to check it out before joining. The spring session just started.

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• Ceilidh: The next St. Andrew’s United Church down home kitchen party is 7 p.m. on Jan. 23 at 9025 Glover Rd. Enjoy an evening of traditional music, song and dance, this time with a Robbie Burns theme. Tickets: $5 including tea biscuits and jam. Info: www.standrewsfortlangley.ca. Performers can contact Jack at 604-888-7925, jackwilliamson@telus.net.

• Music performances: Every Saturday and Sunday from October to March, the public can check out young musicians who will perform in the centre court of Wickertree, on the Langley Bypass. Music will be 12:30-2:30 p.m. Tom Lee Music has donated use of a piano.

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Programs are free and pre-registration is required unless noted otherwise.

• Aldergrove Library 

26770 29th Ave. 604-856-6415

Storytime – Children five years and younger and their caregivers will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and more. Sign up in advance. 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays, Jan. 22 to Feb. 19.

• Brookswood Library

20045 40th Ave. 604-534-7055

Storytime – Children five years and younger and their caregivers will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and more. Sign up in advance. 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays, to Feb. 19.

• Fort Langley Library

9167 Glover Rd. 604-888-0722

Babytime – Fun, social bonding for babies and caregivers. Enjoy bouncing, singing, and rhyming with stories. Pre-register. 9:30 a.m., Fridays, Jan. 10-24.

• Muriel Arnason Library

#130 20338 65th Ave. 

604-532-3590

Babytime – Fun, social bonding for babies and caregivers. Pre-register. 9:30 a.m., Tuesdays, Jan. 28.

• Murrayville Library

22071 48th Ave. 604-533-0339

Storytime – 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays, to Feb. 12.

Jigsaw puzzle contest – Sign up and be put on a team or bring your own for the contest Jan. 25. Register in advance.

• Walnut Grove Library

8889 Walnut Grove Dr. 

604-882-0410

Babytime – Fun, social bonding for babies and caregivers. Enjoy bouncing, singing, and rhyming with stories. Pre-register. 9:30 a.m., Wednesdays and Thursdays, Jan. 8-30.

Internet training – Free sessions can help people learn the basics of computer internet use. Tuesdays, 9-10 a.m. until April 29.

 

What’s What? listings are free. To be considered, items must be submitted at least 10 days prior to publication date. What’s What? is in the Thursday edition and at langleyadvance.com.

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