We like to stay connected with our artistic community and like to keep you informed too.
Below are some ongoing and upcoming events in Abbotsford.
From January 23 to March 2, artist Sylvie Roussel-Janssens presents,
Whole, a compilation of recent textile sculptures. The punctured translucent works are folding shapes inspired by origami and quilting tessellations. Immersive installations, wall mounted pieces and sculptures with integrated lighting are in the O’Connor gallery to be discovered.
Opening reception: Saturday, January 26, 1-3.
‘This is Us’ exhibit with the Central Fraser Valley Graphic Guild
On now til March 5th 2019
Instructor: Philip Sherwood local writer/editor
Fraser Valley residents who wish to write their life stories or family histories can kick-start the process at two life writing sessions.
Date: February 23rd Time: 1 - 4:30 PM
Date: March 2nd Time: 1 - 4:30 PM
Location: The Reach Gallery Museum in Abbotsford
Participants will identify strategies for completing the four-step writing process, explore the principles and best practices of creative non-fiction, and gain insights into thorny issues such as how much truth to tell and dealing with trauma.
Cost: $95 (10% discount for Reach Friends)
Please contact The Reach for more information
Anna Williams, Curator of Learning and Community Engagement
Tel: 604.864.8087 x 127
Abbotsford Community Library, 1 - 3pm, drop in
Drop in for a relaxing afternoon of stitching and socializing!
Clearbrook Library, 6:30 - 8pm, drop in
Pack up your needles and yarn or any other project and head to the library to enjoy knitting 'n' stitching and socializing with other crafty folk.