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Things to do in the Fraser Valley this weekend {May 8-10}

With Mother’s Day coming up on Sunday and some exciting local events for all ages, there are plenty of things to do in the Fraser Valley this weekend.

From exploring your artistic side to the great outdoors and science to high tea and brunch with loved ones, there’s no excuse for anyone in your clan to utter those two little words: “I’m bored!”

So get out there, explore all the great activities, events, hidden gems and hot spots that the Fraser Valley has to offer, meet some fellow Valleyties and have tons of fun.

Weekend Events

Teacups Painting Party ~ May 8

Outdoor & Active Living Expo ~ May 9

KPU Science Rendezvous ~ May 9

Looking for something to do for Mother’s Day? Check out what’s happening HERE.

Explore a Hidden Gem

 

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Aldergrove Telephone Museum & Community Archives

Dating back to 1921, this restored BC Telephone Company building, located at 3190 271 St. in Aldergrove, is home to the Aldergrove Telephone Museum & Archives. The highlight of this little piece of Fraser Valley history is its step-by-step switch display, which demonstrates how an antique switchboard would process a phone call. The facility is also home to other historical telecommunication equipment, including telegraph equipment, linesmen equipment, telephones and switchboards. It’s open Thursday to Sunday, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, call 604-857-0555.

 

Explore a Hot Spot

 

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Bear Creek Park Train & Mini Golf

Treat the kids to a ride on Eddy the Engine at Bear Creek Park, and take in a game of mini-golf on the neighbouring course afterwards. This park, located at 13750 88 Ave., also offers a playground, running track and water park.

 

 Is there an event we’ve missed? Let us know in the comment section below! Also, please feel free to nominate a Fraser Valley hot spot or hidden gem.

One of Vancouver’s top Mom Bloggers, Kristyl Clark is a work-at-home mom of two little Valley girls proving there is nothing bland about the burbs. Her adventurous family seems to always be out on some sort of crazy quest, from helicopter rides and wild river rafting, to top-secret paranormal investigations and living the high-life sampling the fine wines and foods of the Fraser Valley region. The ValleyMom.ca blog inspires her loyal fanbase through the trials and tribulations of suburban family living, guiding readers to local hotspots and hidden gems in her Canadian backyard

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