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This thrilling and informative Power Point presentation will take you back to another time and to another world. A few artifacts pertaining to the discussion will be displayed. Tony Mayo lives in Abbotsford, British Columbia where he is an established artist, published author, researcher and traveler. To date, Mr. Mayo has traveled to 95 countries [...]

Art Appreciation: The Exhibition: Focus on Contemporary Art & Artists

Within the art world every few years there are organized major international events showcasing contemporary art. This year “documenta 14” is taking place in Kassel (Germany) over the period of 100 days with approximately 160 participants, while in Venice (Italy) the 57 Art Biennale –established in 1895– runs for almost 200 days exhibiting artists from [...]

Banned and Censored Books

With Brian Murdock This two-hour presentation will provide a glimpse of the history of works which have been censored or banned, together with a consideration of some of the common themes underlying such actions.  Specific titles will be used to illustrate the phenomenon, with books ranging in theme from classic literature to books for children. [...]

Walking to Camelot

Walking to Camelot with Author John Cherrington Fraser Valley Author John Cherrington will read from his new book “Walking to Camelot” and share some tips on walking in England.   John Cherrington and his seventy-four year old walking companion set out one fine morning in May to traverse the only English footpath that cuts south [...]

Mission Genealogy Group

Mission Genealogy Group This group meets on the 3rd Thursday of each month with guest speakers on the various related topics. In September, Brenda Smith will speak about how we can incorporate the context of where our ancestors lived, their daily work and habits, their Sunday beliefs and what was happening around them into our [...]

Art Classes

with Rebekah Brackett Days: Tuesday Times: 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM Start Date: Please check with the office for start date in October 2017 Sessions: 10 sessions or by drop-in Fee: Member $70 for full course or 10 a session Non-Member $100 for full course or $12 a session   About Rebekah Brackett Rebekah Brackett is [...]

Warm and Fuzzies Knitting Group

You are invited to join our us. All levels of experience welcomed. We want you to join our "Knitting Warm Fuzzies" group. Our goal is to create warm items for those less fortunate. Donations of yarn and supplies accepted. Come and shares your skills with a group of secondary school students.     Time: 1:00 [...]

Level 3: Low Impact Fitness

50 minutes of music, fun and good exercise, with some weight strengthening too.  Our class is designed for all levels and is especially useful for people with joint disorders such as osteoporosis and arthritis; we teach flexibility, strength training, light weights and relaxation to help you maintain a healthy lifestyle and to stay mobile and [...]

Osteo-Fit Level 1

50 minute programs especially designed for anyone with osteoporosis, those at an increased risk for fracture or who already have had one or more fractures. Programs designed with BC Women’s Health Please note: Osteo fitness classes do not replace the care of a physiotherapist. Always consult your physician before beginning an exercise program. Choose either [...]

Osteofit Level 2 (Osteofit for Life)

50 minute programs especially designed for anyone with osteoporosis, those at an increased risk for fracture or who already have had one or more fractures. Programs designed with BC Women’s Health Please note: Osteo fitness classes do not replace the care of a physiotherapist. Always consult your physician before beginning an exercise program. OSTEOFIT is [...]