Slice of Life: Oct. 12-18

Community events in Abbotsford and Mission.

FALL FAIR BREAKFAST

Abbotsford Women’s Connection hosts its annual Fall Fair Breakfast on Wednesday, Oct. 12 at Garden Park Tower (2825 Clearbrook Rd.), starting at 9:30 a.m. The event features a silent auction, bake sale, grab bags and more. Speaker Marcela Benda will reveal three gifts “Wrapped in Love” that transformed her life. Cost is $11. Reservations:  Joyce at 604-744-5159 or abbyconnectreservations@gmail.com

FAITH KEEPERS

Keepers of the Faith, a mixed group of young men and women who are dedicated to preparing everyone for the Second Coming of Christ through song, perform Saturday, Oct. 15 at the Abbotsford Seventh-day Adventist Church, 1921 Griffiths Rd. The concert begins at 5:30 p.m. Admission is free, but a free-will offering will be taken.

AUTHORS’ EVENT

Mission Library (33247 Second Ave.) hosts an authors’ event on Saturday, Oct. 15 from 2 to 4 p.m. The free event is open to the public and includes a display of writing books available to borrow, local authors’ works for sale,  refreshments and an opportunity to meet several Mission writers. Info: 604-826-6610

DIVALICIOUS

Tickets are now available for a fundraiser in support of the Abbotsford Hospice Society. Divalicious takes place Tuesday, Oct. 18 from 5:30 to 10 p.m. at the Phoenix Lounge, 33780 King Rd. The event includes a buffet dinner, a jewelry and accessory fashion show, and a silent auction. Tickets are $40. To purchase or for more information, call 604-852-2456.

TOPS MEETINGS

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), a non-profit weight loss support

group, has various chapters that meet in Abbotsford. For information, call Linda at 604-462-9326.