â€¢ Christmas tea, caroling and crafts: Chartwell Gardens invites the public to tea, a fundraiser for the Langley Christmas Bureau. Caroling led by Shylo Sharity starting at 2:30 p.m. Entertainment by Paws2Dance. Teas and baking by donation. New, unwrapped gifts for kids from birth to 18 accepted. Homemade crafts and gifts for sale. Nov. 29, 1:30 p.m., 8888 202nd St.
â€¢ Dickens Christmas Luncheon: St. Andrewâ€™s United Church hosts a $7 lunch. Thereâ€™s also home baking, cookies by choice, jewelry, fresh antipasto and more. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Nov. 29, 9025 Glover Rd.
â€¢ Season of Dreams: The Langley Community Chorus presents its 23rd annual Christmas concert featuring a wide array of musical styles. Nov. 29 at 3 p.m. at the Willoughby Reformed Church, 20525 72nd Ave. and 3 p.m. on Dec. 7 at Sharon United Church, 21562 Old Yale Rd. Tickets: adults $15, students $10, and 12 and younger free. Available at the door.
â€¢ A Christmas Carol: Admission is by donation for this dramatic, costumed reading at 7 p.m. on Nov. 29 at Willoughby Elementary School, 20766 80th Ave. Local musicians provide accompaniment. Mince pieces and cider available. Proceeds go to the Langley Pos-Abilities Society. Child care provided.
â€¢ Pet photos with Santa: Barnes Harley Davidson is once again hosting pet photos with the jolly olâ€™ elf with proceeds going to the Langley Animal Protection Society. Nov. 29, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., 8859 201st St.
â€¢ Pet photos with Santa: The Tisol pet store has photos being taken for donations to Paws of Hope, a Burnaby animal welfare organization. Nov. 29 and Dec. 14, 11 a.m. to 3 pm., 20645 Langley Bypass.
â€¢ Kwantlen Craft and Food Market: The Seyem Quantlen Business Group presents the 11th annual market with a mix of First Nations crafts, art and unique items along with treats. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 6 and 7, in the new Kwantlen Arts and Cultural Centre, 23905 Gabriel Lane.
â€¢ Holly Luncheon and Craft Sale: Sharon United Church has a sale of cookies by choice, home baking, crafts and used books. Dec. 6, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. (lunch served 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.) 21562 Old Yale Rd.
â€¢ Second annual Craft Fair: Richard Bulpitt Elementary has 50 vendors with unique products as well as door prizes, raffles, kettle corn and a concession. Free admission. Dec. 6, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., 20965 77A Ave.
â€¢ Pet photos with Santa: Urban Safari Rescue Society invited people to bring in their pets for pictures. All money raised goes to the care and feeding of 350 rescued exotic animals at the societyâ€™s Cloverdale facility. Dec. 6 and 7, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., 1395 176thSt. Info: www.urbansafari.ca.
â€¢ Craft Fair: The Aldergrove Skating Club plays host, offering jewelry, crafts, cosmetics, linens, hair accessories, ornaments, some vendors and more. Dec. 7, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 2882 272 St.
â€¢ Caroling: Langley City, Southgate Church, Southridge Church, Brookswood Baptist Church and Christian Life Assembly have organized free singing in McBurney Plaza. 6-7:30 p.m. on Dec. 5, 12, 13, 18 and 19. Info: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 604-514-2940.
â€¢ Images of Adoration by Pepper Choplin: St. Dunstanâ€™s choir presentes the Christmas Story in word and song followed by refreshments in the church hall. Admission by donation. Dec. 14, 7 p.m., 3025 24th St.
â€¢ Hospital gift shop: The Langley Memorial Hospital Auxiliary gift shop offers holiday items until Dec. 18. All proceeds go to buy medical equipment. Open Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sundays and holidays 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.