Story times at library

Saturday-morning story times take place at Clearbrook Library (32320 George Ferguson Way) on the second Saturday of every month, starting Jan. 13.

The program is aimed at children ages two to five and runs from 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Stories, songs, rhymes and interactive activities are included.

Call 604-859-7814 for more details.

Fiddlers host dance

The Central Fraser Valley Old Time Fiddlers hold their monthly Tea Dance on Sunday, Jan. 14 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

The dance takes place at the Abbotsford Seniors’ Association (ASA) Hall (33889 Essendene Ave.). Admission, including lunch, is $5 for ASA members and $5.50 for non-members. Call 604-504-5464 for more details.

Men’s health addressed

Central Heights Church on McCallum Road holds a men’s health awareness seminar on Monday, Jan. 15.

The session starts at 7 p.m. and features Dr. George Vrabec, who discusses prostate cancer and associated issues. Cost is $5. Register by calling 604-852-1001.

Stamp club meets

The Fraser Valley Philatelic Club holds its monthly get-together on Monday, Jan. 15 for the purpose of learning about the hobby of postage-stamp collecting and for trading.

The meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. at Abbotsford Senior Secondary, 2329 Crescent Way. For more information, call 604-945-1017 or send an e-mail to

Sing-along at ASA hall

A sing-along on Monday, Jan. 15 celebrates Martin Luther Kind Day with spirituals, blues and Afro-American music.

The event runs from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Abbotsford Seniors’ Association (ASA) hall (33889 Essendene Ave.). For more details, call Ed at 604-853-8624.

Western ways

The Westerners is the featured band tomorrow (Friday) at the weekly dance hosted by the Abbotsford Seniors’ Association (ASA).

The event runs from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the ASA hall, 33889 Essendene Ave. Cost is $5 for members and $5.50 for non-members. Adults of all ages are invited. For more information, call John at 604-859-1189.

Give gift of life

Canadian Blood Services holds a blood donor clinic on Tuesday, Jan. 16 from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m.

The clinic is at Abbotsford Pentecostal Assembly, 3145 Gladwin Rd. Book an appointment by calling 1-888-236-6283.

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