To list an event hosted or sponsored by a non-profit group in Abbotsford or Mission, upload it directly to our website: abbotsfordtimes.com, or send an e-mail with a succinct, 75-word description of the event including day, date, time and address to firstname.lastname@example.org, or drop off at 30887 Peardonville Rd, Abbotsford.
Better breathers Feb. 21, the Mission Sumas Abbotsford Better Breathers Club meets 10 a.m. to noon at the Cascade Community Church, 35190 DeLair Rd., Abbotsford.
Schizophrenia support Feb. 21, the British Columbia Schizophrenia Society is offering Strengthening Families Together, a course designed to educate and support. Classes run from 6: 30 - 8: 30 p.m. on Thursdays for 10 weeks beginning Feb. 21 (to May 2). Call 1877-717-5518 ext. 1 to register or call 604-859-0105 for more details.
AGM for wildlife center Feb. 22, the annual general meeting for Elizabeth's Wildlife Center takes place at 2: 15 p.m. at Trinity United Church, 33737 George Ferguson Way, Abbotsford. All are welcome to attend.
Library book sale Feb. 22- 23, buy gently loved library materials at Mission Library, 33247 Second Ave. noon to 4: 30 p.m. on Feb. 22 and 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Feb. 23. Call at 604-826-6610.
Cadet marketplace Feb. 23, check out Silverfox Small Business Marketplace from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Air Cadet Building #1432470 Haida Dr. (Exhibition Park beside Twisters Gym). Visit www.861silverfox.ca.
Cyrus Centre kids walk Feb. 23, Cyrus Centre is hosting 'The Coldest Night of the Year,' a 2km/5km or 10km run/walk. Registration is at 4 p.m.; walk/run begins at 5 p.m. Contact Leah at leah@ cyruscentre.com or call 604859-5773 for more details.
German sing-along Feb. 23, the German sing-along from 2 - 4 p.m. at Peace Lutheran Church, corner of Ware St. & Marshall Rd. Call 604-859-0822.
Parenting challenges Feb. 23, How to Heal Yourself When You Can't Change Your Kid. Dr. Brenda McCreight, Ph.D., talks from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. at New Life Church, 35270 DeLair Rd. $10/person, $15/couple. Register at email@example.com or call 604-308-2209.
Swahili conversation Feb. 24, 2 - 4 p.m. join in family time with Swahili conversations at MRC meeting room, 3106 Clearbrook Rd., Abbotsford. Registration is required at info@ miradi.ca. Other dates are March 24 and April 28.
Pajama storytime Feb. 25 and Mondays until April 29, 7 - 7: 30 p.m. at the Clearbrook Library, 32320 George Ferguson Way, wrap up the day in a big red bow with stories and more. Call 604-859-7814 ext. 229.
Babytime Feb. 25, at 10: 30 a.m. at Abbotsford Community Library, 33355 Bevan Ave., babies (newborn to 18 months) enjoy activities that instill a love of words. Phone 604-853-1753 for details.
Retirees meet Feb. 25, the Fraser Valley Branch of the BC Government Retired Employees holds its monthly meeting at 1: 30 p.m. at Trinity Memorial United Church, 33737 George Ferguson Way. Topic: Assisting the executor. Call Jan at 604-850-3515.
Downloading eBooks Feb. 27, 7 - 8 p.m. at the Abbotsford Community Library, 33355 Bevan Ave. Learn what devices are compatible with the databases and download books onto your device. Register at 604853-1753.
BPW Mission lunch Feb. 27, the Business and Professional Women's Club of Mission hosts its monthly lunch meeting 11: 15 a.m. - 1 p.m. at the Cedarbrooke Chateau, 7th Ave. Register at firstname.lastname@example.org. Call 604-615-0365 for more.