Seven Days in Chilliwack – Jan. 22 to 28

A list of entertaining events in Chilliwack for Jan. 22 to 28.

Caylen Braun plays Gomez and Hannah Denevers is Morticia in the Addams Family

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 (please include a contact name and number), or call 604-702-5576.

Jan. 23 – The Chilliwack Rhythm Reelers Square and Round Dance Club will be celebrating its 60th Year of Dancing today at the Atchelitz Hall on Lickman Road at 7 p.m. All past and present square and round dancers who have danced with the Rhythm Reelers are invited to attend and join the celebration. If you are planning on attending, please phone 604-792-1110 or 604-794-7138.

Jan. 23/24 – The Vedder Golden Branch 280 has live entertainment every Friday and Saturday nights. This weekend it’s Front Page.

Jan. 26 – The Chilliwack and District Seniors’ Resources Society presents Wanda’s Tea Dance with music by Sweet Water from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Lions’ Hall (45580 Spadina Ave.). Features refreshments, door prizes, and a 50/50 draw. Tickets $6 at the door.

Jan. 26 – Creative Outlet presents its preview show, featuring performances by its 2014/2015 students, at the Cultural Centre at 7:30 p.m. Tickets $17/adults, $12/students and seniors and available at the Centre Box Office, or by calling 604-391-SHOW(7469) or online at

Now to Jan. 25 – Chilliwack School of Performing Arts brings The Addams Family to the Cultural Centre now to 25. Evening shows (Jan. 22, 23, 24) are at 7:30 p.m. Matinees (Jan. 24, 25) are at 2 p.m. Tickets $15/students and seniors, $20/adults. Tickets available at the Centre Box Office, or by calling 604-391-SHOW(7469) or online at

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. Opening reception is Friday, Jan. 23 from 5 to 7 p.m. at The Art Room (20-5725 Vedder Rd.). RSVP required, as space is limited. Meet the artist, enjoy light refreshments, live music, and a no-host bar. Artwork will be available for purchase. 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 or to RSVP call 604-769-2787.

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.

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