Slice of Life: Nov. 2-8

See what's happening around town in Abbotsford and Mission.

FOR RETIREES

The Central Fraser Valley branch of the Federal Superannuates National Association meets Friday, Nov. 4 at 10:30 a.m. at the Abbotsford Recreation Centre, 2499 McMillan Rd. Speaker Phil Daigle will discuss Canada’s response during the wars. Tickets for the Christmas luncheon at Cascade Community Church will be sold to members. Cost is $5.  Info: Gary at 604-820-9179.

ARTHRITIS GROUP

The Abbotsford Mission Arthritis Support Group meets Wednesday, Nov. 2 at Abbotsford Church of the Nazarene, 2390 McMillan Rd., from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome. No cost. Info: Terry Davies at 604 853-8138 or email koipond@telus.net

FISH AND CHIPS

The ladies auxiliary of the Royal Canadian Legion in Abbotsford (2513 West Railway) holds a Fish and Chip Night on Friday, Nov. 4 from 5 to 7 p.m. with Music by Syd.

ANIME FOR TEENS

Watch anime (Japanese animation), eat Japanese snacks, and chat with other teens at Mission Library, 33247 Second Ave., on Saturday, Nov. 5 from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Anime with a TV14 rating will be shown. For ages 12 to 18. Info: 604-826-6610.

COMPUTER CLASS

Register on Tuesday, Nov. 8 from 11 a.m. to noon for computer classes at the Abbotsford Seniors’ Association drop-in centre, 2631 Cyril St. Classes start the following day at noon for beginners and 2 p.m. for intermediates and run every Wednesday and Friday for three weeks. Cost is $60. Info: Jodie  at 604-850-2465

Just Posted

Event supports women’s centre that is at risk of having to move

Abbotsford women’s recovery program holds annual Victory Walk

Son of slain former Hells Angel is one of two men sentenced for crime spree

Pair’s 2017 series of robberies included convenience store in Abbotsford

The Offspring and Sum 41 announce show in Abbotsford

Bands play Abbotsford Centre on Nov. 30 as part of Canadian leg of current tour

UFV men’s basketball hosting NCAA’s Roadrunners

Cascades challenging Cal State Bakersfield in exhibition game on Monday

New hospice programs aim eyed for at-home patients and caregivers

Abbotsford Hospice Society set to launch day program for people living at home with terminal illness

Disney Plus to launch in Canada in November

Analysts say latest streaming service may escalate cord cutting

B.C. seizes 1.5M grams contraband tobacco, down from 5.75M grams the year prior

The 2019-2020 seizures were a sharp drop compared to the 2018-2019 year,

B.C. manhunt suspects left cellphone video before they died: family

Family member says Kam McLeod, Bryer Schmegelsky recorded final wishes

B.C. Speaker tight-lipped about aide’s legislature security tour

B.C. Liberals question Alan Mullen’s drive across Canada, U.S.

B.C. mom mourns 14-year-old son whose fatal overdose was posted online

Chantell Griffiths misses the son she hadn’t seen much in recent years

B.C. sets rules for ride hailing, same minimum fee as taxis

Larger operating areas seen as threat by cab companies

Okanagan bus driver assaulted for asking patron not to smoke

59-year-old in hospital with non-life threatening injuries

Mouse infestation hit Langley hospital’s kitchens

Droppings and urine were found by Fraser Health inspectors in the spring

Most Read