Slice of Life: Sept. 10-14

See what community events are going on in Abbotsford.


The Abby Dads Program at Abbotsford Community Services offers a free anger-awareness group starting Wednesday, Sept. 14 from 7 to 9 p.m. The group meets every Wednesday for four weeks. Info: Jeff McLean at 604-613-3487 or


Drop by Mission Library, 33247 Second Ave., on Saturday,  Sept. 10 from 10:15 to 11:30 a.m. for basic computer lessons on mouse and keyboard for the extreme beginner. No registration necessary. Info: 604-826-6610.


The Abbotsford Parkinson’s Support Group meets Monday, Sept. 12 at Matsqui Recreation Centre (3106 Clearbrook Rd.) at 2 p.m. The program includes sharing summer reading and adventures. Family and guests are welcome. Info: Gary at 604-308-8691 or Betty at 604-853-0382.


The Scandinavian Club of the Fraser Valley meets at 6 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 12 at the Masonic Hall (33860 Pine St.) for a potluck dinner with a Finnish theme. The event includes the first of three parts of the club’s upcoming 10th anniversary with a historic slide show. Info: Len at 604-857-2740 or Eigil at 604-870-8601.


The Abby-Mission Newcomers Club meets Tuesday, Sept. 13 in the community room at the Real Canadian Superstore on Gladwin Road at 7 p.m. This is a social group for women. Info: Corry at 604-859-4859.