Hominum Fraser Valley meets Monday, July 25 at 7:30 p.m. This is an informal discussion and support group to help gay, bisexual and questioning men with the challenges of being married, separated or single. For information and meeting location, call Art at 604-462-9813 or Don at 604-329-9760.
AQUAZONE AT LIBRARY
The Vancouver Aquarium AquaZone comes to Abbotsford Community Library (33355 Bevan Ave.) on Monday, July 25 from 11 to 11:45 a.m. Examine a wide variety of artifacts and some of the most hardy, live intertidal animals found in B.C. waters. Info: 604-853-1753
HEPATITIS C DAY
An awareness event in recognition of World Hepatitis C Day takes place Thursday, July 28 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at #108A – 32883 South Fraser Way in Abbotsford. Get tested for hepatitis C or have a liver fibro-scan with Dr. John Harley, and talk with knowledgeable staff. Info: 604-854-1101
DUTCH COFFEE CLUB
Keep in touch with the Dutch. A social coffee club meets on the second Tuesday of each month from 10 a.m. to noon at House of James, 2743 Emerson St. Call Corina at 604-870-1087 for more info.
Clayburn Museum (4315 Wright St.) is open every Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m. through July and August. Info: Helene at 604-854-3960
The Mood Disorders Association support group in Abbotsford meets the first and third Thursdays of each month from 7 to 9 p.m. at Abbotsford Community Services (2420 Montrose Ave.) It is open to those who have mood disorders such as depression, manic depression, anxiety and panic attacks. Friends and family are also invited. Info: Christine at 604-854-9404
Sexaholics Anonymous is a 12-step program of recovery for men and women who want to stop their sexually self-destructive thinking and behaviour. Abbotsford SA meets every Saturday at 8 a.m. For information and location, email firstname.lastname@example.org. See also www.sa.org.
Alateen, a part of Al-Anon Family Groups, is for young people whose lives have been affected by someone else’s drinking, whether it’s a parent, sibling or friend. The group meets every Tuesday in Abbotsford at the Home Society (31581 South Fraser Way), starting at 7:15 p.m. Info: 604-855-1942 or 604-826-5100
NAR-ANON FAMILY GROUP
Nar-Anon Family Group meets every Thursday in Abbotsford at Trinity Lutheran Church, 3845 Gladwin Rd., from 7:30 to 9 p.m. This is a 12-step program for those who have been affected by someone else’s addiction.