Maple Ridge resident Steven Fruitman joined more than 200 cycling enthusiasts and event volunteers from across British Columbia for the BC Lung Association's 28th Bicycle Trek for Life and Breath.
ABRA-Cadabra: Tribute band (formerly known as ABBA-Cadabra) performs Friday, Sept. 14 at Coast Capital Theatre, 1532 Johnson Rd., White Rock. Tickets are $42.50 via www.whiterockplayers.ca.
Johnny Vallis: A Tribute to Buddy Holly: Concert Friday, Aug. 31 at Coast Capital Playhouse in White Rock. Tickets $39.50 (plus facility fee & service charges) available at theatre box office, or charge by phone, 604-536-7535 or online at www.whiterockplayers.ca. Doors at 7 p.m., show at 7: 30 p.m.
The Gords: Soft-rock band (featuring Gord Maxwell, Gord Matthews and Gordon Lee Worden) perform in concert for video shoot, Tuesday, Aug. 28 at Blue Frog recording studio/concert hall, White Rock. Tickets $25 plus fees, bluefrogstudios.ca/newshows.html. Johnny Vallis: A Tribute to Buddy Holly: Concert Friday, Aug.
Maple Ridge's Simone Lylack is gearing up to participate in the BC Lung Association's 28th annual Bicycle Trek for Life and Breath this Sept. 8 and 9.
"Little Shop of Horrors": Fighting Chance Productions/White Rock Players co-pro staged Aug. 8-25 at Coast Capital Playhouse in White Rock, featuring Kerry O'Donovan and Melissa Clark. Show times 8 p.m. Wed.-Sat., plus Sunday matinees at 3 p.m., at 1521 Johnston Rd. Info: 604-536-7535, www. whiterockplayers.ca.
This sounds fun: BC Lung Association's RUSH event (Race and Urban Scavenger Hunt) is set for Saturday, June 23.
About 6,000 British Columbians die of smoking-related illnesses each year.
Surrey's Jonie May Pascual joined more than 250 cycling enthusiasts and event volunteers from across B.C. for BC Lung Association's 27th Bicycle Trek for Life and Breath, held Sept. 10-11. Pascual was one of 19 Surrey 'trekkers' who took part, many of whom return annually for the two-day, 200-kilometre ride through the Fraser Valley to raise funds in support of lunghealth research, programs and cleanair initiatives. So far, the 2011 event has raised more than $170,000, adding to the $5 million raised during the event's 27year lifespan.
Cycling 200 kilometres might seem like a long haul to most, but for Langley cyclist Dianne Murchison, the BC Lung Association's annual Bicycle Trek for Life and Breath is an event she looks forward to all summer long.
I am in need of your help to help me recover my stolen bike. It was stolen Sunday afternoon between 2:30 p.m. and 3:15 p.m. at Sevenoaks Mall. I had parked it outside of Sears with the lock on.