Seven Days in Chilliwack – Nov. 6 to 12

A list of entertaining events in Chilliwack for Nov. 6 to 12

Minter’s Gift

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. 6 – Improv theatre show, Leave it to Cleavage, is at the Cultural Centre at 7:30 p.m. Tickets $27/students, $29/seniors, $32/adults and available at the Centre Box Office, or by calling 604-391-SHOW(7469) or online at www.chilliwackculturalcentre.ca.

Nov. 6 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.

Nov. 8 – The Chilliwack Symphony Orchestra and Chorus presents A Piano Extravaganza with renowned guest pianist Ian Parker, performing Mozart’s Piano Concerto in D minor at the Cultural Centre at 7:30 p.m. The program will also feature local piano students of the Chilliwack Branch of the BC Registered Music Teachers Association. Tickets $25/general, $15/student and available at the Centre Box Office, or by calling 604-391-SHOW(7469) or online at www.chilliwackculturalcentre.ca.

Nov. 8/9 – The Gift, Craft & Antique Fair at Minter Country Garden is this weekend. Shop from more than 70 vendors offering everything from clothing to jewellery, art work to pottery, collectibles, tasty treats and so much more. Also features Christmas tunes by Jeff Bowman. Hours: Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Nov. 9 – Red Robinson brings his show, On The Air, to the Chilliwack Cultural Centre with cohost Rick Cluff of CBC Radio’s Early Edition. Tickets $35/adult, $32/senior, $30/student, and available at the Centre Box Office, or by calling 604-391-SHOW(7469) or online at www.chilliwackculturalcentre.ca.

Nov. 12 – Sign your kids up now for a four-week Christmas greeting card making class which runs Nov. 12 to Dec. 3 at Promontory elementary. Kids will cover the basics of card making including: stamping, embossing, decorative borders, etc. All supplies are included. Children will make four cards per class, for a total of 16 cards for the session. Class is for children aged 7 to 11+ years, and runs from 4 to 5 p.m. each Wednesday. Cost $45. Contact: 604-858-2999, phecsa@phecsa.ca, www.phecsa.ca.

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