SLICE OF LIFE: Dances at Abbotsford Seniors Association hall

Community events coming up in Abbotsford including seniors dances

The Abbotsford Seniors’ Association (ASA) hosts dances every Friday night at the ASA hall (33889 Essendene Ave.) Cost is

$6 for members and $6.50 for non-members. Regular dances this month are on Dec. 2 with the band Good Vibrations and Dec. 16 with Sweetwater. Good Vibrations also plays at the Christmas dinner and dance on Dec. 9   (tickets are $25, available until Dec. 5) and the New Year’s Eve buffet and dance on Dec. 31 (tickets are $25, available until Dec. 26).

There is no dance on Dec. 23. For tickets and info, call Jodie at 604-850-2465.

CRAFT FAIR

Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Cancer Centre (32900 Marshall Rd.) holds its annual craft fair on Friday, Dec. 2 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the learning centre.

AGM FOR CENTRE

Elizabeth’s Wildlife Center holds its annual general meeting on Friday, Dec. 2 at 2 p.m. at Trinity United  Church, 33737 George Ferguson Way. Info: 604-852-9173

SANTA PAWS

Clayburn Pet Hospital (35060 Clayburn Rd.) hosts pet photos with Santa on Saturday, Dec. 3 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. to raise funds for the Needy Pet Fund. Suggested donation is $20 per photo. As well, bird seed and cat food will be collected for Elizabeth’s Wildlife Center.

FUN FAIR

St. Matthew’s Anglican Church and Grace Church hold a family Christmas fun fair on Saturday, Dec. 3 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the lower parking lot at 2087 McMillan Rd. Activities include kids’ games and crafts, a silent auction, baking for sale and more.

PET PHOTOS

Homestead Nursery (31888 Marshall Way) hosts pet photos with Santa on Sunday, Dec. 4 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.  for a minimum $5 donation. Proceeds go to Elizabeth’s Wildlife Center. Info: 604-852-9173.

FESTIVE TOUR

Northview Community Church hosts a tour of homes decorated for Christmas on Sunday, Dec. 4 from 1 to 6 p.m. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased online at northview.org. Proceeds go to Life Recovery in Abbotsford.

LUNCH TIME

The Central Fraser Valley branch of the FSNA hosts a Christmas luncheon on Monday, Dec. 5 at noon at Cascade Community Church, 35190 DeLair Rd. Tickets are $5. Call 604-859-1315 or 604-820-9179.

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