Community

Swap food for fines at Fraser Valley Regional Library

From Dec. 14 through Jan. 22, library patrons can “pay” their fines while helping local food banks

VIDEO: Sto:lo artist and UFV instructors create award-winning gingerbread house

Chilliwack team wins Vancouver competition with Coast Salish design, solid recipe and laser cuts

  • Dec 14, 2018

Christmas cheer, crafts and music at Chilliwack and Yarrow libraries

Make festive ornaments out of old books while enjoying Christmas music at Chilliwack libraries

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Quirky and newsy photos from 2018
Chilliwack gives the gift of transportation and independence to local single mother
14-year-old young man donates more than a foot of hair
Five tricks to avoid holiday weight gain

Give the gift of nature this holiday season

Please don’t be mad, but I bought you a moose

Baby formula is one of the most needed hamper items in Chilliwack this holiday season

Although not always easily accessible, almost two-thirds of families formula feed their babies

Superstore asks Chilliwack residents to help make everyone’s holiday feast special

In-store holiday food drive in support of Chilliwack Salvation Army Food Bank runs to Dec. 24

  • Dec 11, 2018

VIDEO: Close encounter with a whale near Canada-U.S border

Ron Gillies had his camera ready when a whale appeared Dec. 7

United churches come together to share warmth in Chilliwack

Members of Rosedale, Chilliwack and Mt. Shannon united churches donate 100 care packages to homeless

The Chilliwack Progress helps local couple locate man after a chance encounter

The McGowans donated their motorized scooter to Roger Sicard after seeing his need for one

Santa joins kids for Christmas in the Forest in Chilliwack

Annual holiday party and fundraiser helps students at Leap For Joy Open Air Learning

Mike McCardell in town for book-signing at Coles in Chilliwack

His newest book, Shoelaces Are Hard: And Other Thoughtful Scribbles, is his 12th to date

  • Dec 8, 2018

Birds from Raptors Ridge pay a visit to Chilliwack

Up-close viewings, nature walks, and youth owl classes all part of visits this month to Chilliwack

Seven Days in Chilliwack for the week of Dec. 10

A list of community events happening in Chilliwack from Dec. 10 to 16

VIDEO: Young man from Chilliwack donates more than a foot of hair to Canadian Cancer Society

Jaiden Duncan grew his hair out for nearly four years so he could make a donation

Chilliwack staffing firm doubles its food fundraising goal with city’s help

With the help of Chilliwack community members, GT Hiring Solutions raised 1,001 food bank items

After chance local encounter, Chilliwack couple seeks specific man to donate their scooter to

If you’re a 63-year-old man who shops at Shoppers, you may be just who the McGowans are looking for

Chilliwack’s Realtors aim for happy homes this Christmas season

Four different agencies are doing different community drives to help Chilliwack’s less-fortunate

Chilliwack’s Ann Davis Society hosts its 28th annual Montreal Massacre Memorial

The event honours those lost in the massacre and raises awareness about violence against women

Chilliwack birdwatchers flock together to participate in 119th Christmas Bird Count

Bird counts taking place in Chilliwack and Harrison areas

  • Dec 2, 2018

Seven Days in Chilliwack for the week of Dec. 3

A list of community events happening in Chilliwack from Dec. 3 to 9