Seven Days in Chilliwack – Feb. 12 to 18

A list of entertaining events in Chilliwack for Feb. 12 to 18.

The Cheesecake Burlesque Revue is at Cultural Centre on Feb. 13 at 7:30 p.m. See listing 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.

Feb. 13 – The Cheesecake Burlesque Revue is at Cultural Centre at 7:30 p.m. Tickets $32/adults, $29/seniors, and $27/students and available at the Centre Box Office, or by calling 604-391-SHOW(7469) or online at www.chilliwackculturalcentre.ca.

Feb. 13/14 – The Vedder Golden Branch 280 has live entertainment every Friday and Saturday nights. This weekend it’s Mitzfitz.

Feb. 14 – The Chilliwack Youth Orchestra presents Valentine’s Concert featuring Jennifer Lim at 7:30 p.m. at Cornerstone Christian Reformed Church (9800 McNaught Rd.). Tickets $15/adult, $10/student and senior, and available at Kings Music or at the door (cash only).

Feb. 14 – Spend Valentine’s Day with the Dal Richards Orchestra at the Chilliwack Cultural Centre at 7:30 p.m. Tickets $40/adults, $37/seniors, $35/students, and available at the Centre Box Office, or by calling 604-391-SHOW(7469) or online at www.chilliwackculturalcentre.ca.

Feb. 14 – Tractorgrease presents Yukon’s very own Diyet and her band at the Tractorgrease Cafe at 7 p.m. (48710 Chilliwack Lake Rd.). It will be an intimate concert on a hopefully intimate night. A multi-course meal will be served. Tickets $18 and available at the Tractorgrease Cafe or by phoning 604-858-3814. Doors at 6 p.m. www.diyetmusic.com

Feb. 14 – The Chilliwack German Canadian Club host its annual Valentine’s dance with music by The Silverstars at St. Thomas Hall (46048 Gore Ave.) at 8 p.m. (doors at 7 p.m.). Tickets $14 and available at Vallee Sausage on Alexander Avenue and Multipack at 9382 Nowell St. Call Gerhard for table reservations at 604-858-3021. For more information, call Hans at 604-857-5000, or Uta at 604-798-7315.

Feb. 15/16 – Loon, a peculiar love story that whisks a man to the moon and back, is at the Cultural Centre for two shows: Feb. 15 and 16 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.

Now to Feb. 14 – The Chilliwack Visual Artists Association presents group show Newest and Best until Feb. 14 in the Art Gallery at the Cultural Centre. Free admission. Hours are Wednesdays to Saturdays from noon to 5 p.m. and some show nights from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Now to Feb. 24 – Art show, Inspirations by Cree artist Jerry Whitehead, takes place Jan. 15 to Feb. 24, presented by the Chilliwack Community Arts Council and School District 33 Aboriginal Education Department. Gallery hours are Mondays to Fridays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, call 604-769-2787.

Now to March 21 – The 68th annual Chilliwack Lions Club Music And Dance Festival runs Feb. 2 to March 21 at the Cultural Centre (plus some band performances at G.W. Graham theatre). For more information on the festival, go to chilliwacklionsclubmusicanddancefestival.com. Tickets and passes available at the Centre Box Office, or by calling 604-391-SHOW(7469) or online at www.chilliwackculturalcentre.ca.

Now to March 4 – Secondary Characters presents A Musical Movies Film Festival Feb. 11 to March 4 at Cottonwood 4 Cinemas. The festival features one movie each Wednesday night at 7 p.m. Schedule: Grease on Feb. 11, West Side Story on Feb. 18, The Music Man on Feb. 25, and Mamma Mia on March 4. Tickets $10 each or $35 for festival pass. Tickets available at the Centre Box Office, or by calling 604-391-SHOW(7469) or online at www.chilliwackculturalcentre.ca. Tickets can also be purchased at Cottonwood 4 Cinemas on the day of the show.

The Evergreen Artist Group invites anyone who loves to paint or draw to join them on Monday mornings (starting Jan. 5) from 9:30 a.m. to noon weekly at Evergreen Hall. They have room for one more artist. Contact Wynne at 604-392-5599 for more info.

The Chilliwack Symphony Orchestra chorus has immediate openings for soprano singers and male tenors in preparation for its April 11 performance. Interested singers must be able to read music and have past experience singing Bach repertoire. For information regarding rehearsal schedule, location and further details, please call 604-795-0521.

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