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Chwk Library Book Club
The Chilliwack Library Book Club meets the fourth Wednesday of each month (June 27) at 7 p.m. New members are welcome at any time. For more information please contact the Chilliwack Library at 604-792-1941.
Fibromyalgia Well Spring Foundation meets the fourth Wednesday of every month (June 27) from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Lynnwood Retirement Residence, at 9168 Corbould St. For more information call 1-800-567-8998.
Heart support group
The Chilliwack Heart Support Group meets June 27 at 2 p.m. at the Salvation Army Church on Brooks Ave. Old and new members and anyone with heart disease is welcome. A speaker will talk about elder abuse. Contact Al Vogt at 604-795-3096 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Children's Heart Network
A support group for parents of children with congenital heart defects and other lifealtering heart problems usually meets on the last Thursday of every month (June 28) at the Yale Road-Hodgins Ave. Starbucks (45863 Yale Rd. West) at 6: 30 p.m. For more information email Chantelle at email@example.com.
HOMINUM Fraser Valley Chapter-a support and discussion group to help gay, bisexual and questioning men with the challenges of being married, separated or single- meets on the last Friday of every month (June 29) at 7: 30 p.m. For information and location, call Art at 604-462-9813 or Don at 604-329-9760.
Outdoor Club orientation
Learn about the Chilliwack Outdoor Club and local hiking/cycling/kayaking opportunities at the Chilliwack Outdoor Club's orientation hike June 30. The group will meet at 8 a.m. at Tim Horton's at Luckakuck Way and Vedder Road. Orientation and day trip will run until 4: 30 p.m. Non-members' fees of $6 applies, but will be deducted from membership dues upon sign-up. Carpool cost is $24. To pre-register, or for more info, contact Christine at 6043029051 or chrisfaulconbridge@ gmail.com.
Video game club
The Rated T for Teen Video Game Club meets the last Saturday of every month (June 30) from 1: 30 to 4: 30 p.m. at the Chilliwack Library. The library will provide the consoles if you provide the competition.
Seniors bus trips
The Chilliwack & District Senior Resources Society has a full slate of upcoming bus trips including: a trip to Granville Island Market, including a a trip to White Rock and Crescent Beach on July 3; a trip to the VanDusen Botanical Gardens on July 5; and a trip to Whidbey Island, including boat, museum and lighthouse tours, on July 9. Open to members of the Chilliwack Senior Resources Society. Register early to reserve your place. Call 604-793-9979 for details.
Car clubbers wanted
The Chilliwack Chapter of the Vintage Car Club of Canada meets the first Tuesday of each month (July 3) at 7: 30 p.m. at the Atchelitz Threshermen's building on Luckakuck Way. Newcomers welcome. For details call Barb or Ross at 604-824-1807.
Friends of the library
The Friends of the Chilliwack Library meet the first Wednesday of every month (July 4) from 2 to 3 p.m. New friends are always welcome.
The Fraser Valley Woodworkers Guild meets at Robert Bateman secondary school's wood shop, 35045 Exbury Ave., Abbotsford, from 6: 30 to 9 p.m. on the first Wednesday (July 4) of each month. The group shares projects, information and enthusiasm and learns from specialists. Visit www.fvwwg.ca.
The Chilliwack Library hosts free summer craft sessions for teens and tweens. Sessions begin July 5 and run throughout the summer.
Vision mates needed
Volunteer as a vision mate with the Canadian National Institute for the Blind and help someone blind or partially sighted in Chilliwack. Help with reading, going for walks, shopping and social visiting. Spend two hours a week making a positive difference. Flexible schedule. Criminal record check required. Visit www.cnib.ca/volunteer or call 604-431-2146.
Summer reading club
The Chilliwack Library's Summer Reading Club has begun. This year's theme is "Strange But True." Visit the library and enter your reading record for chances to win gift cards and library products. A grand prize will be drawn at the end of summer.