Seven Days in Chilliwack – Nov. 27 to Dec. 3

A list of entertaining events in Chilliwack for Nov. 27 to Dec. 3.

Luca Fogale performs at the Acoustic Emporium on Nov. 28. 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.

Nov. 28 – Luca Fogale performs at the Acoustic Emporium (The Vineyard Centre, 45892 Wellington Ave.) at 7:30 p.m. (doors open at 7 p.m.). Tickets $10 at the door. www.acousticemporium.com.

Nov. 28 – The Valley Made Vintage and Craft Market is the place to get beautiful locally hand crafted gifts including home decor, wreaths, signs, baby items, furniture, gifts, and more. Takes place at Rosedale school (50850 Yale Road East) from 7 to 9:30 p.m., this is the place to finish your Christmas shopping by supporting local artisans. The $2 admission goes to Ruth and Naomi’s Mission. www.valleymademarket.ca.

Nov. 29 – Celtic Connection, a fundraiser for the Fraser Valley Pipe Band Society, is hosting a concert at 7 p.m. at G.W. Graham Theatre (doors open at 6 p.m.). The night features celtic music from the Harrison Highlanders; Chilliwack and District pipe band, Fraser Valley Youth Pipe Band, The McGregor Fiddlers, Aberdeen School of Highland Dance and many solo performers. Tickets $15 and available at J Ballam Furniture (45921 Wellington Ave.), and Greenbelt Veterinary (8451 Harvard Place).

Nov. 29 – Sylvie Roussel-Janssens is inviting the public to her art open house featuring a series of window panels and light boxes at LSC Pre-Cast (8285A Lickman Rd.) from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Info: 604-795-4438, lsc@telus.net, www.lsclight.ca.

Nov. 30 – Come to a Christmas sing-along program accompanied by the Chilliwack Songs of Praise Orchestra at Chilliwack Alliance Church (8700 Young Rd.) at 6:30 p.m. There will be special performances and refreshments after the concert. Free admission. 604-792-0051. office@chilliwackalliance.bc.ca.

Dec. 3 – The Chilliwack Libraries and the Chilliwack Community Arts Council present local author W.P. Kinsella (Shoeless Joe, plus other novels, short fiction collections, poetry, baseball plays, and several works of non-fiction) who will be reading from his work. Takes place at The Art Room (20-5725 Vedder Rd.) from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres and a glass of wine or coffee/ tea as you revel in the local literary arts. Admission is free, however space is limited. Please call the library or the Chilliwack Arts Council at 604-769–ARTS (2787) for more information.

Now to Nov. 29 – Chilliwack Players’ Guild presents On Golden Pond now until Nov. 29. The show is directed by Clint Hames and is on stage at the Chilliwack Cultural Centre at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 27, 28, and 29. Tickets $25 and available at the Centre Box Office, or by calling 604-391-SHOW(7469) or online at www.chilliwackculturalcentre.ca.

Now to Dec. 20 – Colours of Life, featuring painter and wood carver Collette Pereira and photographer Kelly Corbett, have a show at the Cultural Centre from Nov. 6 to Dec. 20. Hours: Wednesdays to Saturdays from noon to 5 p.m.

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