October 10: Cycling The regular monthly meeting of The Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows Chapter of HUB: Your Cycling Connection will be held from 6:45 to 8:45 p.m. at the Maple Ridge Library.
October 10: Ex-Service Ridge Meadows Ex-Service Women's Club meets at noon for lunch and at 1 p.m. for their meeting in the downstairs of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 88, 12101 224th St.
October 10: Philosophy The SFU Philosophers Cafe meets at The ACT, 11944 Haney Pl., at 7 p.m. to discuss "What is freedom and how is it related to responsibility? If the 60s required throwing off outmoded forms, what do our times call for?" Everyone is welcome.
October 12: The ACT Boeing-Boeing, part of the Arts Club On Tour series, is staged at The ACT at 8 p.m. Tickets can be bought by calling 604-476-2787, by going to www.theactmapleridge.org, or by going to the box office at The ACT in person.
October 12: Market Shop for Thanksgiving at the Haney Farmers Market and share the bounty with the Friends in Need Food Bank. Happy 2B Hear entertains. The market is in Memorial Peace Park from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., rain or shine. Info: www.haneyfarmersmarket.org or 604-467-7433.
October 15: Writers Golden Ears Writers present Sylvia Taylor and Alfred DePew on the topic "Memoir & Lifestory: The Fiction/nonfiction decision." The group meet from 7 to 9 p.m. at The ACT, 11944 Haney Pl. Info: Katherine at 604-467-7198.
October 15: Dialogue Family Education and Support Centre is hosting a community dialogue called "Immigration in Pitt Meadows and Maple Ridge - Are We Welcoming Enough?" The event takes place in the Meadows Room, Pitt Meadows City hall, 12007 Harris Rd., from 1 to 4:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome.
October 15: Seniors Yuen's Family Martial Arts and the Pitt Meadows Community Policing Committee host a free information session on seniors' safety at the Wesbrooke, 12000 190A St. from 11 a.m. to noon. Info or topic suggestions: 604-465-7057.
October 15: Garden The Intergenerational Garden is looking for more volunteers to help teachers plant with their classes and take care of the vegetable gardens at 121st Avenue and Edge Street. The next information and volunteer meeting is from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at the HIVE, Eric Langton Elementary, 12138 Edge St. Info: Sue Fleming at 604-837-8915 or email email@example.com.
October 15: Health The Salvation Army's Caring Place, 22188 Lougheed Hwy., hosts a Health and Wellness Resource Fair from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be community service providers available to share resources and information.
October 16: Got Talent The Salvation Army's Caring Place hosts Maple Ridge Got Talent from 7 to 9 p.m. Acts associated with the shelter and housing programs in the community
will perform for a panel of judges and a wide community audience. Prizes will be rewarded. The Caring Place is at 22188 Lougheed Hwy.
October 17: Halloween Calling all witches, fairies, ghosts, pirates, and everyone else. Come to the Maple Ridge Library for an exciting evening of puppets, books, songs and rhymes.
Halloween Magic happens at the library at 6:45 p.m.
October 17: Cinema Cinema Politica, the District of Maple Ridge, the Caring Place, and Alouette Homestart Society presents Something To Eat, A Place To Sleep And Someone Who Gives A Damn. The film explores the homeless epidemic in Metro Vancouver and will be shown from 7 to 9 p.m. at Maple Ridge
Municipal Hall, 11995 Haney Pl. Info: www.cinemapolitica.org/ridgemeadows
Alouette Addictions Alouette Addictions is offering a support group, Dual Exhaust, for people who have experiences with mental health and addictions every Wednesday from 10 to 11 a.m. This is a drop-in group and no registration is required. They are located at #201-22477 Lougheed Hwy., Maple Ridge. Info: www.alouetteaddictions.org.
Walking club Ridge Meadows Hospice Society's bereavement support services offers an informal walking group for clients who have accessed their services. The walk takes place every Friday morning at 10 a.m. N.B. The walk is on Fridays (not on Thursdays as previously posted in the What's On listings). Info: 604-463-7722.
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