Curling – The Other Great Canadian Sport!

Canada was made for winter sports!  Let’s face it, you can either stay inside most of the time between November and March, or you can embrace the cold, drizzly, snowy weather (insert your local weather conditions). You are not alone in your pursuit of the perfect winter activity.  Much of Canada has found that they either can stay home and experience cabin fever or find a way to be social in spite of the long winter.

Pre & Postnatal Fitness Designed Just for You – Fit 4 Two Surrey/White Rock

It’s been a few weeks since I set my plans to get back into shape after the birth of my third child. To say  it’s been an easy task would be a bold-faced lie. But it hasn’t been completely impossible, and I have found some amazing tools and resources to help me along the way. Fit 4 Two has been a much need dose of motivation and sanity during my hectic, and often sleep deprived, days.

Pet Lover Show – Back for Another Year!

Vancouver Pet Lover Show celebrates animal and pet lovers from all across Vancouver and the lower mainland.

If you weren’t already a pet lover, well now you’re going to be! The Vancouver Pet Lover Show is back at the Abbotsford Tradex next weekend, February 24 – 25th, for another year! This year, your family dog can try the Paws on Activity Area where you can bring your pet and have your training questions not only answered, but demonstrated with your pet right at the show.

Love Agriculture Week!

Looking for something to do this Family Day long weekend? Starting today and running until the 16th, the Eco Farm in Abbotsford is hosting a special week long event tying Family Day, Canada’s Agriculture Day AND Valentines Day all into one – celebrating LOVE for FAMILY, FOOD and FUN!

The Coldest Night of the Year in White Rock

My family and I are looking forward to participating in The Coldest Night of the Year in White Rock on February 24, 2018. CNOY is a super-fun, family-friendly fundraiser that raises money for local charities serving hungry, homeless and hurting families and youth in 120 communities across Canada. Since 2011, CNOY communities have raised over $16,500,00 and local
organization SOURCES is aiming to fundraise $100,000 this year alone.

Pincurls, Pinups, + Party Time: Chilliwack’s First Annual 1940’s Canteen Dance

On Saturday January 27th, the members of Chilliwack’s 54 Engineer Squadron are are opening the doors of the Mess Hall to the public, in support of a great cause.

Put on your most dapper duds and step back in time to eat, drink, dance, and party the night away in support of  Wounded Warriors Canada- an organization that honours and supports Canada’s ill and injured Canadian Armed Forces members, Veterans, First Responders and their families through a national slate of mental health programs and services that are adaptive, innovative and evidence-informed. Their programming provides life changing and family saving results for our Veterans, First Responders and their families.

The service families in Chilliwack and across the valley know first hand the impact programming like this can have on individuals and families in the service community- and it’s for this reason that we’re hoping to make the 1940s Canteen Dance an annual institution in Chilliwack- with your help.!

Your $25 ticket to Chilliwack’s First Annual 1940s Canteen Dance includes a free drink, unlimited snacks and sweets, and entry into the door prize draws, which include some incredible prizes from local businesses across the valley!

This is a themed event, so get on your best 1940s duds, prepare your tastebuds for some yummy vintage cocktails, and strap on your dancing shoes- the evening will include food, drink, dancing, costume prizes, cigar bar, door prizes, private patio, 50/50, and some amazing grand prizes to be raffled off!

This event runs from 7pm to 2am. Cash bar open until 1:30am. Must be 19+ to attend.

General Admission: $25
Mess Member: $10 (limit 2 per member)
Ladies Upgraded Ticket: $75 – Includes professional hair and makeup appointment the day of the event!


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