What’s on: Christmas bazaar coming

The Inverglen Scottish dancers will be holding their 32nd annual Christmas Bazaar on Saturday Nov. 19 ...

The Inverglen Scottish dancers will be holding their 32nd annual Christmas Bazaar on Saturday Nov. 19 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Garden Park Towers, at 2825 Clearbrook Rd. The event includes a Christmas raffle, silent auction, crafts and baking sale, and a Scottish tea. Dancers will perform highland and Scottish country dancing throughout the bazaar, and admission is free. For more information contact the Inverglen Dance School at 604-850-1605.

Autumn Praise

Abbotsford conductor David Rushton conducts the 55-voice Gloria Dei Chorale in a concert titled Autumn Praise. The program includes a variety of choral repertoire and several gospel arrangements. Also featured will be the 20 member Capilano Flute Choir. The concert takes place Sunday Nov. 20 at 2:30 p.m. at Bakerview Church on Clearbrook Road. Tickets are available at the door, and cost $15 for a single, and $25 for a family.

Stop and Shop

Cascade Community Church in Abbotsford will be hosting their first-ever Christmas fair Monday Nov. 21 from 5-9 p.m. Avon and Tupperware products, along with jewelry, scrap-booking items, coffee, and homemade crafts will be among the display from the 25 vendors featured. For more information call 604-701-2945 or email stop_and_shop@live.ca. The church is located at 35190 Delair Rd.

Handel’s Messiah

The Chilliwack Symphony Orchestra and Chorus present Handel’s Messiah, conducted by Maestro Clyde Mitchell and Paula DeWit. Tickets for the Christmas concert range in price from $20 to $30 and can be purchased at the Chilliwack Cultural Centre, by phone at 604-391-SHOW or online at www.chilliwackculturalcentre.ca. The show starts at 7:30 p.m. at First Avenue Christian Assembly Church at 46510 1st Ave.

Static Reality

School district 34 hairstylist program students will be showcasing wearable art with their upcoming hair show. With the theme of television, students will create looks from four different channels: the hair fashion channel; the cartoon channel; the channel changer, with dramatic hair transformations happening in real time; and the global channel, featuring avant garde looks. Tickets are $5 and are available at the Abbotsford Collegiate, at 2329 Crescent Way. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., show starts at 7 p.m. For more information call 604-217-2095.

 

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