Family focus for seasonal activities

Check out some holiday activities around Langley.

Murrayville’s paid-call firefighters will be out Saturday touring the neighbourhood starting at 10 a.m.

They’ll be giving out candy canes and caroling. In return, they are hoping the public will come forward with donations of non-perishables for the Langley Food Bank.

The Candy Cane Walk starts at Hall 6 and around the area including townhouse complexes in this new event sure to become a holiday tradition.

Wondering

The annual Small Wonders art exhibit is at the Fort Gallery until early in the new year.

The seasonal exhibit by members of the Fort Gallery Artist Collective comprised of small, original pieces. The gallery is open Wednesday to Sunday noon to 5 p.m. (with closures Dec. 24 to Jan. 1) and the show runs to Jan. 10. Go to fortgallery.ca.

Family fun

Children from one to six years of age are invited to Holiday Family Fun, an afternoon of activities presented by the Township.

From 2 to 4 p.m. on Dec. 19, kids can enjoy crafts, cookie decorating, stories and helping with a gingerbread house. Someone 16 or older must remain with the child at the event which is in West Langley Hall, 9308 208th St.

Registration in advance is recommended. Visit recexpress.ca or call 604-882-0408

Free show

The public has a chance to attend a dramatic musical production at the community’s newest church building.

The Church in the Valley hosts The Christmas Story on Dec. 19.

This is the Christmas Story not A Christmas Story so no BB guns.

The doors of the Seventh-day Adventist church open at 6:30 p.m. with the show starting at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are free but people are asked to reserve in advance by calling 604-514-8335.

 

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