BRIAN BRETT READS
Jan. 31, Salt Spring author Brian Brett, reads from his book Trauma Farm at The Reach, 32388 Veterans Way at 7 p.m. Call the 604-8597814 ext. 232.
PADDLING THE KAZAN RIVER
Jan. 31, Seniors Centre at ARC, 2499 McMillan Rd., Abbotsford presents Ted and Freda Mellenthin who paddled the Kazan River when they were 64 years old. Time is 10 a.m. - noon. Cost is $5. Call 604-302-1685 for information.
TEACH YOUR BABY
Feb. 1, teach your newborn a love of words at this special get-together 10: 30 - 11 a.m. at Abbotsford Community Library, 33355 Bevan Ave and at the Clearbrook Library, 32320 George Ferguson Way. Call 604-859-7814 ext. 229 for more information.
Feb. 2, celebrate World Wetlands Day with a free guided walk at the Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve, 5200 Sumas Prairie Rd., Chilliwack at 10 a.m. See www.chilliwackblueheron.com for more.
Feb. 2, contests, crafts, food, manga talk and anime at Mission Library, 33247 Second Ave., from 2: 30 - 4: 30 p.m. Call 604-826-6610.
MISSION BOOK CLUB
Feb. 4, come to the Mission Library, 33247 Second Ave. for the Mission Book Club, from 7 - 8 p.m. Call 604-8266610 for details.
Feb. 5, Bridges of Faith: Thoughts and Practices on Birth and Death, an interfaith community dialogue, from 6: 30 p.m. - 9 p.m. at Abbotsford Community Services, 2420 Montrose. Ave., Abbotsford (Jasbir Saran Room). Celebrate the diversity of the various faith traditions. Pre-register by Jan. 31. Contact Danielle.Naza-rewich@AbbotsfordCommunityServices.com or call 604-859-7681, ext. 270.