Seven Days in Chilliwack – April 9 to 15

A list of entertaining events in Chilliwack for April 9 to 15.

Guy Davis performs at the Harrison Memorial Hall on April 10. See listing below for more info.

Guy Davis performs at the Harrison Memorial Hall on April 10. See listing below for more info.

Seven Days is a free A&E listing published in print every Wednesday, and online every Thursday. For more information, or to submit your event, email it to Jenna Hauck at photo@theprogress.com (please include a contact name and number), or call 604-702-5576.

April 10 – A master storyteller, bluesman Guy Davis performs at the Harrison Memorial Hall at 8 p.m. Tickets $22 and available online at www.harrisonfestival.com or by phone 604-796-3664.

April 10 – The band, West My Friend (described as everything from indie-roots to chamber-folk music), performs at the Acoustic Emporium (Vineyard Centre, 45892 Wellington Ave.) at 7:30 p.m. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets $10 at the door.

April 11 – Chilliwack Symphony Orchestra and Chorus presents its spring concert, We’ve Got Your Bach, at 7:30 p.m. at the Chilliwack Cultural Centre. Featured guest performers are local pianist Clinton Denoni, guitarist Jeff Bowman of Chilliwack, the Vancouver Community College Mount Pleasant Brass Ensemble, and Chilliwack counter-tenor Shane Hanson. Tickets $25/general, $15/student, $60/family and available at the Centre Box Office, or by calling 604-391-SHOW(7469) or online at www.chilliwackculturalcentre.ca.

April 11/12 – Tara Travis returns to the Cultural Centre for her one-woman show, Who Killed Gertrude Crump? It’s a murder-mystery comedy puppet show. You can catch it Saturday or Sunday at 7:30 p.m. Tickets $25 and available at the Centre Box Office, or by calling 604-391-SHOW(7469) or online at www.chilliwackculturalcentre.ca.

April 12 – Using puppets, masks, original music, and a bit of theatre magic, The Little Prince is on stage at the Cultural Centre at 2 p.m. Tickets $10 and available at the Centre Box Office, or by calling 604-391-SHOW(7469) or online at www.chilliwackculturalcentre.ca.

April 12/18 – Evensong Chamber Singers present Sing the Beauty of the Earth for its annual spring vespers concert. They will be performing two concerts: April 12 at Christ Lutheran Church (9460 Charles St.) at 4 p.m., and April 18 at St Mary’s Catholic Church (8909 Mary St.) at 6:30 p.m. It will be a spring service of sacred music with a professional string quartet and guest soloists, plus readings and prayers. There will be a designated offering for several local relief programs. 604-858-9679 www.evensongchambersingers.com.

April 13 – Victoria-based duo, Twin Kennedy (previously Carli & Julie Kennedy), will be returning to Chilliwack for a CD release concert with full band on at the G.W. Graham Theatre at 7:30 p.m. (doors at 7 p.m.). Tickets $20/adults, and $15/students and seniors and available at www.twinkennedychilliwack.eventbrite.ca.

April 15 – The Chilliwack International Film Series runs every Wednesday from April 8 to May 13 at Cottonwood 4 Cinemas at 7 p.m. Tickets $6. Tonight’s movie is Mr. Turner. UK, English, 150 min., rated PG, bio, drama.

Now to May 9 – Group photo exhibition, Light and Shadow, is on display in the Art Gallery at the Cultural Centre April 2 to May 9. Opening reception is set for Saturday, April 11 from 1 to 3 p.m. Gallery hours: Wednesdays to Saturdays from noon to 5 p.m., plus some evenings during theatre performances. Free admission.

Now to December – The Sí:tel Coast Salish Baskets exhibition is on display in the Chambers Gallery at the Chilliwack Museum until December. Museum hours are 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays to Fridays. Admission $3/general and $2/seniors and students.