Seven Days in Chilliwack – Sept. 11 to 17

A list of entertaining events in Chilliwack for Sept. 11 to 17.

Andrew and Zachari Smith perform at the Acoustic Emporium on Sept. 12. See listing for details.

Andrew and Zachari Smith perform at the Acoustic Emporium on Sept. 12. See listing for details.

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.

Sept. 10 to 14 – Theatre production For Groom the Bell Tolls, written and directed by Chilliwack’s Richard Ogilvie, is about a wedding that was never supposed to happen. Show times are Sept. 10-13 at 8 p.m. and Sept. 13 and 14 at 2 p.m. in the Rotary Hall Studio Theatre at the Cultural Centre. Tickets $20/adults and $15/seniors and students, and available at the Centre Box Office, or by calling 604-391-SHOW(7469) or online at www.chilliwackculturalcentre.ca.

Sept. 12 – Andrew and Zachari Smith perform 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.

Sept. 13 – Acoustic guitarist/vocalist Jana Seale (www.janaseale.com) performs at Bravo Restaurant & Lounge Saturday from 7 to 10 p.m. Call 604-792-7721 for reservations.

Sept. 13 to Nov. 4 – The Chilliwack Spinners and Weavers Guild have their fibre arts show, Tye One On, on display at the Art Room (20-5725 Vedder Rd.) from Sept. 13 to Nov. 4. The show focuses on a beautiful variety of scarves and shawls that celebrate the upcoming fall season. Opening reception is Saturday, Sept. 13 from 2 to 4 p.m. which includes spinning and weaving techniques. Gallery hours are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 604-769-2787

Now to Sept. 13 – Diane White’s solo exhibition, H2O Under Attack, is at the Art Gallery in the Cultural Centre Aug. 2 to Sept. 13. Gallery hours are noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday to Saturday, and 6 to 8 p.m. on show evenings.

Now to Sept. 26 – Photographer and writer Margaret Evans presents an exploration of the 50-million year evolution of horses in North America with her solo exhibition Horses From the Mists of Time at the Chilliwack Museum Aug. 9 to Sept. 26. Admission: $3/adults and $2/seniors and students.

Now to October – The Eco Market runs every Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m. at Sardis Park featuring locals artists, farmers and more. www.theecomarket.ca

Now to November – The Chilliwack Symphony Orchestra Chorus has immediate openings and welcomes committed singers whose voices blend well in a group. All singers are expected to attend weekly rehearsals in preparation for both the upcoming Christmas and spring performances. The ability to read music is a requirement. Call Paula DeWit at 604-795-0521 for information regarding repertoire, auditions, placement and rehearsal details.

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