Friday, June 13, 2014

Community News

Music & More is Back

Pet parade, Teddy Bear Picnic and of course music!

Released by Melissa Oren, Chilliwack Community Arts Council/Voice file photo


Steve Hills performs at Salish Park last June as part of the Music & More series.


ring your chair, blanket, and picnic! Join in the community fun at this year’s Music and More, happening Wednesday evenings throughout July and August. New this year is an alternating schedule between both the Chilliwack and Sardis Libraries, as each site takes a turn hosting the free activities and concerts.


Kicking off the event at the Chilliwack Library (Salish Park) will be the much loved Pet Parade on July 2nd from 10 – 11am. That same evening beginning at 5pm will feature the Teddy Bear Picnic hosted by the Chilliwack Family YMCA, followed by a presentation from the Drum Circle at 6pm, and a performance from Secondary Characters at 7pm. The Sardis Library will then be hosting the following week’s activities and concerts on July 9th from 4 – 6pm.

Please note that aside from the Pet Parade, all other Music and More events will now be held in the evenings. Activities hosted by the Chilliwack Library will take place from 5pm – 7pm, and the Sardis Library will host activities from 4pm – 6pm. The event will alternate each Wednesday between the two sites.

For a complete schedule of all the Music and More events happening this summer see the Summer Leisure guide, pick up a flyer at the Chilliwack or Sardis Library, or visit In the event of bad weather, evening events will be cancelled by 3pm. If in doubt contact the Chilliwack Library at 604-792-1941, or the Sardis Library at 604-858-5503.

This event is presented by Chilliwack Library (Fraser Valley Regional Library), Sardis Library (Fraser Valley Regional Library), Chilliwack Community Arts Council, Chilliwack Academy of Music, Chilliwack Museum and Archives, Chilliwack Family YMCA and The Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve Society, and is sponsored by the City of Chilliwack and the Chilliwack Progress.



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