Friends of the Terry Fox Library hosts a book sale at the library, 2470 Mary Hill Rd., from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Proceeds go toward library programming, equipment and furniture. Info: 604-927-7999.
Tri City Christian Women's Club hosts a women's connection luncheon at the Executive Inn, 405 North Rd. in Coquitlam at noon.
NORTH Vancouver's Gillian Edwards was one of 17 University of New Brunswick students recently inducted into the Sir Howard Douglas Society of Scholars.
ALTHOUGH it sometimes seems as if spring will never arrive, we know it will and summer will follow.
New Westminster's Deputy Police Chief has received the Queen's Diamond Jubilee medal for his outstanding contributions to policing.
Where will the next generation of volunteers come from, wonders Sharon Fisher.
Drop-in blood pressure clinic, including height/weight monitoring, health info and consultation, massage and socializing. Bonsor Seniors Centre, 6550 Bonsor Ave., 9: 30 to 11: 15 a.m. Info: 604439-1456.
Love Came Down at Christmas, as performed by the Amabilis Singers, 2 p.m., New Westminster Christian Reform Church at 8255 13th Ave. Tickets are $20 for adults and seniors, children under 12 are free. Tickets available from choir members or at www.amabilissing ers.org.
Saturday, December 15...Love Came Down at Christmas, as performed by the Amabilis Singers, 2 p.m., New Westminster Christian Reform Church at 8255 13th Ave. Tickets are $20 for adults and seniors, children under 12 are free. Tickets available from choir members or at www.amabilissingers.org.
Aldergrove Light Up Parade: The Dec. 8 parade starts at 6 p.m. on Fraser Highway at 270th Street, going to 272rd Street. Girl Guides will have shopping carts to accept non-perishable food donations for the food bank. The Aldergrove Elks have the 18th annual Children's Christmas Celebration 3: 30-5: 30 p.m. at the OAP Hall, 273rd Street. Free admission to all activities.
One of the glories of Western Civilization was the tradition of the public meetings in the Agora of Athens, where people like Socrates, Plato, Aristotle, and many others met to exchange ideas with any persons, including slaves.
A new tree was planted in Pitt Meadows in late September, which would have hardly seemed Christmas-like at the time.
We're not so lucky in Burnaby to have a statutory holiday, but there are still a boatload of things to do in the city.
St.Helen's Bazaar, in the parish hall at 3871 Pandora St. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Come and enjoy fresh homemade baking, lunch, dinner, crafts, Lucky 7, games for kids, silent auction, raffle and much more.
A petite woman stood up at the recent North Shore Veterans' Reunion, a microphone in one hand, a cane gripped firmly in the other.
Burnaby's St. Timothy Church is hosting a Thanksgiving food drive for the Greater Vancouver Food Bank Society next week.
DOLLY Cartwright is a well-known volunteer and advocate for seniors' issues on the North Shore but how many of her friends and fans know she's a farm girl at heart?
The second annual GETI Fest was an ecofriendly success at Memorial Peace Park on Saturday, according to organizers.
This Saturday there will be celebration of sustainability and Girl Guides at Memorial Peace Park.