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THINGS TO DO: Farmers' market, fitness tests

The Port Moody Winter Farmers
The Port Moody Winter Farmers' Market is on Sunday, Jan. 12.
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Friday, Jan. 10

BOOKWORMS

Adults learning English as a second language can upgrade their reading skills at a book club offered by Port Coquitlam’s Terry Fox Library at 2 p.m. Visit the library at 2470 Mary Hill Rd. or call 604-927-7999.

MOVIE NIGHT

Catch Hollywood heartthrob Matthew McConaughey in Mud, a thriller/romance flick on show by the Port Moody Film Society at 7:30 p.m. at the Inlet Theatre at city hall (100 Newport Dr., Port Moody). Tickets are $5 at the door plus a $5 society membership fee. Visit pmfilm.ca.

 

Saturday, Jan. 11

TREE CHIP

From 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Coquitlam’s Teklar Enterprises and Windsor Plywood will have their first annual Chip for Charity at 2700 Barnet Hwy., supporting Share Family and Community Services. The cost is by donation. Call 604-936-9097. If you miss it, Art Knapp Plantland and Florist in Port Coquitlam (1300 Dominion Ave.) will chip Christmas trees until Jan. 24 for a minimum $5 donation benefitting the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. Call 604942-7518.

GET FIT

Coquitlam’s City Centre Aquatic Complex (1210 Pinetree Way) will have certified fitness trainers available all day to answer questions about personal training and setting health goals for the new year. Call 604-927-6004.

 

Sunday, Jan. 12

SHOP LOCAL

Pick up some fresh local grub at the Port Moody Winter Farmers’ Market, happening at the Port Moody recreation complex (300 Ioco Rd.) from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Visit makebakegrow.com.

Please send Things to Do guide listings to jwarren@tricitynews.com.

 

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