Programs are free and pre-registration is required unless noted otherwise.
26770 29th Ave. 604-856-6415
20045 40th Ave. 604-534-7055
Christmas crafts Young children and their caregivers are invited to stay after Storytime (10:30-11 am) to join in making some unique Christmas crafts. Dec. 16, 11 a.m. to noon.
City of Langley Library
20399 Douglas Cres. 604-514-2855
Fort Langley Library
9167 Glover Rd. 604-888-0722
Caroling Rehearsal is 6 to 7 p.m. on Dec. 8, and then spend the evening of Dec. 16 caroling in Fort Langley from 5 to 7:45 p.m. Pre-register.
Muriel Arnason Library
#130 20338 65th Ave. 604-532-3590
Storytime Children and their caregivers will enjoy a special Christmas storytime featuring interactive Christmas stories, songs, rhymes, and more. Dec. 8, 10:45 to 11:15 a.m.
Santa and Mrs. Claus They will read ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas and sing Christmas songs. Bring a camera. Enter a children’s Christmas book draw. Dec. 12, 2 to 3 p.m.
Christmas Cheer Enjoy hot chocolate and cookies seasonal music and a Christmas book draw. Dec. 15, 2:30 tp 4:30 p.m.
Murrayville Library 22071 48th Ave. 604-533-0339
Storytime Children and their caregivers will enjoy a special Christmas storytime featuring interactive Christmas stories, songs, rhymes, and more. Dec. 10, 3:30-4:30 p.m.
Walnut Grove Library 8889 Walnut Grove Dr. 604-882-0410
Breakfast with Santa Book in advance for breakfast 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Douglas Recreation Centre, 20550 Douglas Cres., on Dec. 5. Enjoy a full pancake breakfast, crafts, face painting, a magic show, and more. Book at 604-514-2865.
Craft Fair The Dorothy Peacock Elementary Christmas fair is 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Dec. 5 at 20292 91A Ave. In addition to a free kids’ craft table, there’s 25 vendors, photos with Santa, a barbecue, raffle baskets and a cake walk.
Richard Bulpitt Elementary Annual Christmas Craft Fair at 20975 77A Ave. goes 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Dec. 5. The fair has 50 vendors with unique and handmade products, door prizes, a 50/50 raffle, lunch and snacks.
Christmas Bazaar From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Dec. 5, St. George’s Anglican Church, 9160 Church St., has a bazaar with crafts, Christmas baking, jams, jellies, books, holly and wreaths. Lunch and teas will be served.
Holly Lunch From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the United Churches of Langley, 21562 Old Yale Rd., Murrayville. Features lunch, home baking, and cookies by choice sale, craft tables, and a used book sale. The Roots & Wings Book Store will be open.
Pioneer Christmas The popular annual event Dec. 5 at the Langley Centennial Museum, 9135 King St., features heritage activities such as letters to Santa, colouring, crafts, singalongs, pictures and a visit with Santa. $10 per family (of four) and $2 for each additional person. Book a morning or afternoon session at 604-532-3536 or recexpress.ca.
Magic of Christmas and Country Celebration Kids will enjoy activities in McBurney Plaza starting at 4:30 p.m with children’s crafts, live entertainment and ice carving. The parade starts at 6 p.m. followed by the tree lighting in the plaza. Free.
And To All a Good Night An evening of new and traditional Chritmas songs is at St. Andrew’s United Church, 9025 Glover Rd., starting at 7 p.m. on Dec. 5. Music by 6th Avenue. $15 for adults, and $10 for seniors.
Bake sale A fundraiser for the Moon Bear Rescue (Animals Asia organization) is 1 to 4 p.m. Dec. 5 at the Marketplace IGA in Walnut Grove. The items are lactose-free, cholesterol-free, made without animal products. Educational material will also be available.
Dec. 5 and 6
Jammie Drive From 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. a team of Christmas pajama elves will be set up in front of Wal-Mart Langley to collect donations for the Langley Christmas Bureau Dec. 5 and 6. Info: 604-314-7572.
Artisan sale Meet alpacas and see the many items made from their hair. Runs 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Dec. 5 and 6. Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/852959241469264/.
Toy and Food Drive The Langley United Soccer Association hosts Dec. 5 and 6 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Willoughby Turf Fields behind R.E. Mountain Secondary. All proceeds go to the Langley Christmas Bureau and the Langley Food Bank.
Craft fair and more The Langley Seniors Resource Centre hosts 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Dec. 6. Pet photos are available 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. Info: 604-530-3020.
’Neath the Mistletoe A festive evening of holiday songs and cheer at St. Andrew’s United Church, 9025 Glover Rd., starts at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 6. Featuring blues, soul and jazz by the Darlene Ketchum Quartet along with Alisia Lyne, Tony O’Hara, James Blight and Alison O’Hara. Info: search for Neaththemistletoe on Facebook.