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Moderated Panel on Proportional Representation

This fall in the electoral reform referendum is on the agenda for British Columbians. As citizens  will be asked whether we wish to switch from first-past-the-post to an electoral system of proportional representation.     After voting on that questions we will be asked to rank three different proportional representation systems: Mixed-member proportional Rural-urban proportional dual-member proportional. [...]

Bus Tour: Fort Langley Cranberry Festival & Farm Tour

The family-friendly Fort Langley Cranberry Festival celebrates its 23rd year in 2018 and, as always, it promises to be a great event. The festival takes place rain or shine each year from around 10 am until 4 pm on the Saturday of the Thanksgiving Long Weekend and, in years with good weather, it attracts tens [...]

Pine Needle Basket Creations

With Sharon Syrette Create a pine needle basket, using coil technique. From collecting and preparing materials, starting methods, stitches, shaping, and finishing with lots of personal help.  If you can use a darning needle, you will be able to complete a basket in two sessions.; beginners and intermediate basket makers welcome. All materials are supplied. [...]

Travel to Cambodia & Vietnam with Elspeth Bowers

With Elspeth Bowers Explore the wonders of Cambodia and Vietnam with Elspeth Bowers as she tells of her recent visit to the area through photos and stories.     Date: October 31, 2018 Day: Wednesday Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon Fee: Member$7 / $10 non-member Location: 32444 7th Ave. Mission V2V 2B5

The After Life

With Harold Rosen How do the major religious cultures of our world address the issue of Life After Death? How do these beliefs and practices compare to the findings of Near-Death Experience Research? What light do these views and investigations cast on the Purpose of This Life in general, and the Meaning of Our Lives [...]

From Bangkok to Paris by Bicycle – Across Central Asia

Margo and Chris, a Vancouver couple now in their mid sixties, knew they wanted to travel more once their children were grown. They found that bicycle touring was a way of travelling that suited their desire for independence and flexibility. The pace is ideal for seeing landscapes unfold and for meeting people. They’ll explain how [...]

Fall 2018 Bus Tours

Valentines Lunch Special Tour Date: February 16, 2018 Day: Friday Time: 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Fee: Member $38.00/Non-Member $48.00   Includes Lunch     The Mouse Trap - Gallery 7 Production Date: May 16, 2018 Day: Saturday Time: 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Fee: Member $38.00/Non-Member $48.00 BC Farm Museum – Fort Langley Date: [...]

Open House – Fall 2018

Come out and learn about our Fall 2018 program, meet the instructors. Program features speakers, program registration & information,  and refreshments.  Come catch up after the summer break, & see what’s in store for this semester. Watch for more information.       Date: September 19, 2018 Day: Wednesday Time: 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm  

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 [...]

Remembrance Day: Tea & Remembrances

They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old:Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.At the going down of the sun and in the morning,We will remember them.Robert Laurence Binyon (1869-1943)Remembrance Day takes on an important significance as we are in the anniversary of the period that coincides with the end  of World War I. [...]