The annual Pacific PTSD Walk/Run takes place this Sunday in Abbotsford. It is among several activities taking place in the community over the next week. (Abbotsford News file photo)

The annual Pacific PTSD Walk/Run takes place this Sunday in Abbotsford. It is among several activities taking place in the community over the next week. (Abbotsford News file photo)

SLICE OF LIFE: March 23 to April 2

This is a list of some of the activities in Abbotsford over the next week

AT THE LEGION

The Abbotsford Legion (2513 West Railway St.) holds karaoke from 7:30 to 11:30 on Friday and meat draws on Saturday from 2 to 5 with Wylie and the Other Guy as entertainment. Breakfast is Sunday from 8:30 to 11:30, and the Brock Fahrni veterans lunch is on Monday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Karaoke is on Wednesday from 2 to 5, with a breakfast draw from 3 to 4. Darts are Thursday from 7 to 11:30 p.m.

PACIFIC PTSD WALK

The Pacific PTSD 5 km Walk/Run takes place Sunday, March 25 to raise awareness about first responders and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Race time is at 10:30 a.m. at Mill Lake. Register online at runningroom.com or email pacificptsd@gmail.com for more information.

PURPLE DAY EVENT

The Center for Epilepsy and Seizure Education hosts a community awareness event on Monday, March 26 in celebration of Purple Day. The event runs from noon to 4 p.m. at Mill Lake Park and includes a registered walk/run at 1 p.m., carnival-themed activities, food trucks, face painters, balloon artists and more. Info: esebc.ca

HOMINUM MEETS

Hominum Fraser Valley meets Monday, March 26 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 more information and meeting location, call Art at 604-462-9813 or email aapearson@shaw.ca

LEARNING PLUS

Abbotsford Learning Plus presents two classes next week in its fall series. Both sessions run from 10 a.m. to noon at Abbotsford Recreation Centre (ARC), 2499 McMillan Rd. The topic on Tuesday, March 27 is “Seasonal Colour in Your Garden and Your Containers.” The topic on Thursday, March 29 is “Dementia Awareness.” Cost per class is $5, plus the $2 ARC drop-in fee. Info: 778-808-7377 or learningplus.ca

EGG-STRAVAGANZA

Maan Farms (790 McKenzie Rd.) holds its sixth annual Easter Egg-Stravaganza from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. from March 30 to April 2. Doors open at 9 a.m. each day, with the first egg hunt at 10 a.m. Hunts continue throughout the day until the last round at 3 p.m. Other activities throughout the weekend include a craft station, photos with the Easter Bunny and animal face painting. Tickets at the door are $10 for everyone walking age and older. Two parents are free when accompanying a child. Also featured each day is breakfast with the Easter Bunny and his friends at 8:30 and 9 a.m. Separate breakfast tickets are an additional $10 and must be purchased online in advance at maanfarms.com.

EASTERFEST

Taves Family Farm (333 Gladwin Rd.) holds an Easterfest from March 30 to April 2 from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. Hay rides to the egg hunt operate from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and pony rides ($6 each) are available from 11 a.m. to 3 p..m. on Saturday and Sunday only. Activities include a Bunny Town photo booth, a petting barn, a pedal kart track, a “jumping pillow” and more. Admission for the egg and scavenger hunt is $10.50 (plus tax). An adult hay ride and admission is $4. Info and advance tickets: tavesfamilyfarms.com