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Jam in Jubilee
Aug. 16 is the last Jam in Jubilee outdoor art market and concert, at 6: 30 p.m. at Jubilee Park in downtown Abbotsford. There will be a draw for two pairs of Cirque Du Soleil tickets. See jaminjubilee.com.
Outdoor movie nights
Prospera Credit Union brings Cinema under the Stars to the valley, showing a free flick on a three-storey high big screen. The Lion King is playing Aug. 17, at Exhibition Park, Abbotsford. On Aug. 25, it's The Lorax at Mission Fraser River Heritage Park. The movie is free, but Prospera will be taking donations on behalf of a local charity. See more at www.prospera.ca.
Bee open house
Free family fun day at Campbell's Gold Honey Farm & Meadery, Aug. 18 from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m., at 2595 Lefeuvre Rd., Abbotsford. Call 604-856-2125 or see bchoney.com.
Teens/tweens games day
The Clearbrook Library has a games day, free food and more for teens and tweens on Aug. 18, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Library is at 32320 George Ferguson Way, Abbotsford. Call 604-859-7814, ext. 229.
Minter Gardens cooking
Restaurant 62 chef Jeff Massey joins Brian Minter to cook summer bounty 10: 30 - 11: 30 a.m., Aug. 18, at Minter Country Gardens, 10015 Young Rd., Chilliwack. Register for this free event at 604-792-6612.
The Mennonite Central Committee Quilters show their handiwork at their annual quilt show at the Clearbrook Library, 32320 George Ferguson Way, Abbotsford, from Aug. 20 - 26. Quilters will be on hand to answer questions. All quilts will be auctioned at the annual MCC Festival for World Relief Sale on Sept. 7 - 8 at Tradex. See bc.mcc.org for more details.
Clayburn Village museum
The Clayburn Village Museum is open from noon to 3 p.m. every Saturday to the end of September, depending on volunteer availability. Learn about B.C.'s first company town established in 1905, at 4315 Wright St., Abbotsford, in Clayburn Village. Call 604-854-3960 for more information.
Cut-a-thon for Cure
Get a professional hairstyle at a cut-a-thon from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Aug. 23, at CIBC Aldergrove, 3082 - 272nd St., Aldergrove. Minimum $20 donation. Money raised goes to the CIBC Run for the Cure in September. Call 604-857-7636, ext. 348.
Business and Professional Women's Club of Mission has its lunch Aug. 22 from 11: 15 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Cedarbrooke Chateau on Seventh Ave. Keynote speaker Shelley Janze discusses ovarian cancer. Members $15, guests $20. Register at firstname.lastname@example.org or text 604-615-0365 before Aug. 20. See more at www. bpwmission.ca.
Get your groove on
Jump, move, dance and groove at Mission Library, 33247 Second Ave. on Aug. 23 from 11 a.m. to noon. Lively songs for kids at this fun-filled musical extravaganza. Call 604-826-6610.