EVENTS
 
 
 
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FUSION FAMILY FUN NIGHT

Get ready for some family fun! We have a TON of awesome activities for all ages!
Join us on Wednesday November 13 & November 20 for dinner and a fun night with other families.
Dinner: 6:00 pm
$5/person or $15/family
(we define a family as parents/guardians and children)
Activities and Classes: 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Baby Shower for Shantel Wahl

We would like to invite all of the wonderful ladies to please join us for a baby shower honouring Shantel Wahl on Sunday, November 17 from 3:00 – 5:00 pm in the AOK Centre.
Come shower the new mommy with some CIV love!
Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child is back at CIV! Pick up a shoebox in our church atrium (starting October 5), fill the box with fun items along with a $10 bill. The $10 helps cover the cost of shipping, as well as to provide training and equipping for the receiving local groups.
 
You can also provide supplies! Drop off supplies to the Church between October 12 – November 9 in a designated carton in the atrium.
 
Please drop the box off at the church between October 12 and November 16.
List of supplies needed:
Toys and Other Gifts – stuffed animals, small musical instruments, hair clips, toy jewellery, t-shirts, and socks
Hygiene Items – facecloths, toothbrushes, combs, and soap. Please place the soap in a sealable bag.
School Supplies – pens, pencils, pencil crayons, notepads, and picture books
No liquids or candy please.
Poinsettia Fundraiser

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Time to support our CIV Skyhawks Pathfinder Club in our annual Poinsettia Fundraiser. We will have pink, red, and white poinsettias for sale, along with festive wreaths, succulent planters and tropical planters. Please find one of our fabulous Pathfinders and order directly through them. Orders, and cash or cheque payment, need to be received by November 23rd. The plants will be ready for pick-up on December 14th…just in time for Christmas. Thank you so much for supporting our Pathfinder Club!
CIV Prayer Ministry

Have you heard the great news? We will be presenting a seminar about Prayer Blankets at Hope Camp Meeting next month! You are invited to become a part of this growing ministry before that time by joining us on Mondays @ 6:30 p.m. in the Keith Tall Chapel where we share updates through the letters and stories recipients pass on to us and ‘Prayer-tie’ blankets for specific individuals.
 
Glow: Connect Young Adults

Young adults are invited to come to Glow Abbotsford on December 5 @ 7 pm! Enjoy interactive light gardens, illuminated structures, delicious food, festive drinks, and live entertainment all under the twinkle of a million lights!
 
Tickets must be pre-purchased online at www.glowgardens.com/abbotsford-christmas/
We suggest booking ASAP to make sure you get in at 7 pm with the Connect group!
 
 
Prime Timers (ages 55+) Christmas Events

Mark you calendars!
If you are a Prime Timer (ages 55+) you won’t want to miss these fun Christmas events.
Come and enjoy some wonderful Christmas music. The Casavant pipe organ will be played. A block of tickets has been reserved so please RVSP to Irene (ristreet@telus.net) if you plan to attend.
 
VSO Brass Quintet and Pipe Organ Christmas Concert
Date: Monday, December 9, 2019
Time: 7:30 pm
Place: Langley Canadian Reformed Church, 21804 – 52 Avenue, Langley
Cost: $15
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Prime Timer Annual Christmas Potluck
Date: Wednesday, December 11, 2019
Time: 12:00 noon
Place: CIV Atrium
Please bring your favourite festive dishes, fully prepared, heated and ready to serve.
 

AOK Nightshift Donations
 
AOK Nightshift will be collecting donations all through October (13th, 20th, 27th) for the Nightshift as well as our community services. If you are willing to contribute to these awesome ministries please leave donations in the red cart in the Main Atrium.
NightShift Needs:
Peanut Butter (Smooth), Jam, Canned Tuna or Chicken, Ketchup/Mustard, Ground Coffee (bulk), Dry Creamer, White Sugar (bulk), Mayonnaise, Soft Snacks (granola bars), Protein Drinks, & Beans