Art shows, a wine festival and RVs

The Fraser Valley Watercolour Society is currently participating in an Art Show at Langley Centennial Museum in Fort Langley which runs until Tuesday, Dec. 20.

Earth Formed and Water Rendered

The Fraser Valley Watercolour Society is currently participating in an Art Show at Langley Centennial Museum in Fort Langley which runs until Tuesday, Dec. 20.

The show is called Earth Formed and Water Rendered, and is a joint effort by the Fraser Valley Potters Guild.

It features a wide range of traditional watercolour paintings as well as pottery done by local artists.

The show is open to the public during gallery hours, Monday – Saturday, 10 a.m.-4:45 p.m. and Sunday, 1- 4:45 p.m. The gallery is located at 9135 King Street, Fort Langley.

For more information, contact Carol Portree at 604-850-9694 or Anne White  at 604-855-5363.

Human Made Affair

A Human Made Affair Workshops and Poets and Writers Social is taking place this weekend at Kariton Art Gallery, 2387 Ware St.

On Saturday, it runs from 10 a.m.-9 p.m. and on Sunday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. It will feature workshops on “made” items that relate to books.

In the evening, join Fraser Valley poets, writers, and performance artists for readings, mingling and conversation. For more information, contact Gwynne at

RV Show

B.C.’s largest fall recreation vehicle show, the Snowbird RV Show and Sale, is taking place at Tradex in Abbotsford this weekend.

It features exhibit space, new recreation vehicles  and numerous booth exhibitors. Admission is $8 for adults, $6 for seniors and $5 for youth.

Parking is $5. For more information, visit

Wine Festival

The sixth Annual Trethewey House Wine Festival “Paris in the 1920s” is taking place on Saturday, Sept. 24 from 7-10 p.m. at 2313 Ware St.

The event will be a fun and elegant evening of wine, food by Formaggio Fine Foods, and music by Marie-France, all in support of a local heritage landmark.

Tickets are $40 in cash or cheque, sold only in advance. They are available at 2313 Ware St., by phone at 604-853-0313 or at Tourism Abbotsford.

For more info, visit

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