Seven Days in Chilliwack – March 26 to April 1

A list of entertaining events in Chilliwack for March 26 to April 1.

UK country duo

UK country duo

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.

March 26 – UK country duo, My Darling Clementine, will be kicking off their West Coast tour at Bozzini’s Upstairs Lounge at 9:30 p.m. (doors at 8 p.m.). Tickets $20 at Bozzini’s or call 604-792-0744 to reserve by phone.

March 27 – Award-winning roots singer-songwriter, Old Man Luedecke, performs at Bozzini’s Upstairs Lounge at 9:30 p.m. (doors at 8 p.m.). Tickets available at Bozzini’s or call 604-792-0744 to reserve by phone.

March 27 – Ryan McAllister performs at the Acoustic Emporium (Vineyard Centre, 45892 Wellington Ave.) at 7 p.m. Tickets $10 at the door.

March 27/28 – The Vedder Golden Branch 280 has live music on Friday and Saturday nights. This weekend it’s Easy Money.

March 28 – Art Battle #245 returns to Chilliwack at 6:30 p.m. at Vineyard Community Centre (45892 Wellington Ave.). Art Battle is live competitive painting using acrylic paint and the tools allowed are brushes, palette knives or any non-mechanical implements. The artists are timed and paint in front of a crowd. This is the second round, and at the end of each round you vote for your favourite and the winners go on to compete in the final and fourth round. The winner then moves on to Art Battle Canada regionals and a chance at the ABC finals which encompass all of Canada. Tickets to view Art Battle range in price from $10 to $20. More info, including artist application forms and ticket sales can be found at art battle.com.

March 30 – Wanda’s Tea Dance with music by Sweetwater takes place today from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Lions Hall (45580 Spadina Ave.). There will be refreshments, door prizes, and a 50/50 draw. Tickets $6 at the door.

March 30 – The Chilliwack Folk Song Circle meets at 7 p.m. on the last Monday of the month at The Art Room (20-5725 Vedder Rd.). No instruments are necessary, as it is a singing circle. There is a $5 drop-in fee. Check out ‘Chilliwack Folk Song Circle’ on Facebook for more info.

Now to March 28 – Robert Harms has his solo exhibition, Art in Harms Way, in the Art Gallery at the Cultural Centre Feb. 19 to March 28. Gallery hours are noon to 5 p.m. Wednesdays to Saturday, plus some show evenings. Free admission.

Now to April 2 – Sign your kids up for some of the week-long spring break arts and crafts camps. Both the Cultural Centre and the Chilliwack Community Arts Council are offering classes from March 23 to April 2 for school-aged children. More info including pricing and schedules: Cultural Centre camps — chilliwackculturalcentre.ca/class/spring-break-art-camps, 604-391-7469; Chilliwack Community Arts Council — chilliwackartscouncil.com, 604-769-2787 (20-5725 Vedder Rd.).

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.