Events

The North Delta Lions Club are holding a COVID-safe version of its annual Christmas tree chipping event at Sungod Recreation Centre (7815 112th Street) Jan. 8 and 9, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (North Delta Lions Club/Facebook photo)

Happening around Delta: week of Jan. 6

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The North Delta Lions Club are holding a COVID-safe version of its annual Christmas tree chipping event at Sungod Recreation Centre (7815 112th Street) Jan. 8 and 9, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (North Delta Lions Club/Facebook photo)
Christmas tree (unsplash)

Happening around Delta: week of Dec. 23

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Christmas tree (unsplash)
The parade of lanterns at the 2019 Luminary Festival, held at Sunstone Park in North Delta on Saturday, Sept. 7. The City of Delta is receiving $16,571 in one-time pandemic recovery funding to help mount the 2022 festival, tentatively scheduled to take place at North Delta’s Sunstone Park on Saturday, Sept. 10. (Ryan-Alexander McLeod photo)

Delta events getting recovery grants

Three local events to receive share of almost $29,000 in one-time B.C. government funding

The parade of lanterns at the 2019 Luminary Festival, held at Sunstone Park in North Delta on Saturday, Sept. 7. The City of Delta is receiving $16,571 in one-time pandemic recovery funding to help mount the 2022 festival, tentatively scheduled to take place at North Delta’s Sunstone Park on Saturday, Sept. 10. (Ryan-Alexander McLeod photo)
The Fraser Valley Regional Library is holding a virtual Sphero SPRK+ Speed Coding Challenge’ on Tuesday, Dec. 21. (Submitted photo)

Happening around Delta: week of Dec. 16

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The Fraser Valley Regional Library is holding a virtual Sphero SPRK+ Speed Coding Challenge’ on Tuesday, Dec. 21. (Submitted photo)
North Delta Artisan & Gift Market is hosting an online silent auction in support of B.C. flood relief Dec. 9-11, 2021. (North Delta Artisan & Gift Market image)

Happening around Delta: week of Dec. 9

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North Delta Artisan & Gift Market is hosting an online silent auction in support of B.C. flood relief Dec. 9-11, 2021. (North Delta Artisan & Gift Market image)
South Surrey’s Centre of Judaism hosted Chanukah by the Sea celebration at White Rock’s Memorial Park Sunday evening. (Aaron Hinks photo)

Chanukah By-the-Sea lights up White Rock’s Memorial Park

‘The message that a little light dispels a lot of darkness came through loud and clear,’

South Surrey’s Centre of Judaism hosted Chanukah by the Sea celebration at White Rock’s Memorial Park Sunday evening. (Aaron Hinks photo)
The City of Delta is holding a Morning with Santa on Saturday, Dec. 4 from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the North Delta Recreation Centre. (City of Delta photo)

Happening around Delta: week of Dec. 2

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The City of Delta is holding a Morning with Santa on Saturday, Dec. 4 from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the North Delta Recreation Centre. (City of Delta photo)
Watershed Artworks Society is hosting its 9th annual Deck the Halls Artisan Christmas Market at the North Delta Recreation Centre on Saturday, Nov. 27 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.. (Watershed Artworks Society image)

Happening around Delta: week of Nov. 25

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Watershed Artworks Society is hosting its 9th annual Deck the Halls Artisan Christmas Market at the North Delta Recreation Centre on Saturday, Nov. 27 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.. (Watershed Artworks Society image)
Director Michelle Carlisle (fourth from right) and the members of Fluterrific practice at the new North Delta Centre for the Arts. (submitted photo)

Happening around Delta: week of Nov. 18

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Director Michelle Carlisle (fourth from right) and the members of Fluterrific practice at the new North Delta Centre for the Arts. (submitted photo)
Delta Stageworks Theatre Society’s debut production, Then & Now: Pandemic Life Stories, is happening Nov. 13 and 14 , 2021 at Ladner’s Genesis Theatre. (Delta Stageworks Theatre Society image)

Happening around Delta: week of Nov. 11

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Delta Stageworks Theatre Society’s debut production, Then & Now: Pandemic Life Stories, is happening Nov. 13 and 14 , 2021 at Ladner’s Genesis Theatre. (Delta Stageworks Theatre Society image)
North Delta’s Burnsview Secondary is mounting an online performance of Music Theatre International’s All Together Now! on Friday, Nov. 12, 2021 as both a fundraiser for the theatre department and a celebration of the school’s 50th anniversary. (Music Theatre International image)

Happening around Delta: week of Nov. 4

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North Delta’s Burnsview Secondary is mounting an online performance of Music Theatre International’s All Together Now! on Friday, Nov. 12, 2021 as both a fundraiser for the theatre department and a celebration of the school’s 50th anniversary. (Music Theatre International image)
The band Dr. Strangelove in a promo photo. Surrey-based singer Kelly Brock, among a growing number of others, wonders why dancing to live music isn’t allowed in B.C. right now. (Photo: drstrangeloveband.com)

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The band Dr. Strangelove in a promo photo. Surrey-based singer Kelly Brock, among a growing number of others, wonders why dancing to live music isn’t allowed in B.C. right now. (Photo: drstrangeloveband.com)
A male coho salmon (background) jockeys for position near a female in the spawning grounds of Cougar Creek on Nov. 6, 2020 in a video shot and shared by the Cougar Creek Streamkeepers. Fraser Valley Regional Library is hosting an online presentation exploring the extraordinary life of salmon on Nov. 17, 2021. (youtube.com screenshot)

Happening around Delta: week of Oct. 28

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A male coho salmon (background) jockeys for position near a female in the spawning grounds of Cougar Creek on Nov. 6, 2020 in a video shot and shared by the Cougar Creek Streamkeepers. Fraser Valley Regional Library is hosting an online presentation exploring the extraordinary life of salmon on Nov. 17, 2021. (youtube.com screenshot)
Volunteers remove invasive plant species from the Delta Nature Reserve. (Lower Mainland Green Team photo)

Happening around Delta: week of Oct. 21

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Volunteers remove invasive plant species from the Delta Nature Reserve. (Lower Mainland Green Team photo)
Delta’s Watershed Artworks Society is holding an online auction fundraiser Oct. 8 to 20, 2021, featuring nearly three dozen items donated by local artists. (Watershed Artworks Society photo)

Happening around Delta: week of Oct. 7

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Delta’s Watershed Artworks Society is holding an online auction fundraiser Oct. 8 to 20, 2021, featuring nearly three dozen items donated by local artists. (Watershed Artworks Society photo)
(Saša Lakić photo)

Happening around Delta: week of Sept. 30

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(Saša Lakić photo)
Photographer Wayne Turner shows a visitor a selection of prints during the 2019 Delta Studio Stomp. After taking a year off due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the annual open studio tour returns for 2021 on Sept. 25-26. (James Smith photo)

Happening around Delta: week of Sept. 23

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Photographer Wayne Turner shows a visitor a selection of prints during the 2019 Delta Studio Stomp. After taking a year off due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the annual open studio tour returns for 2021 on Sept. 25-26. (James Smith photo)
All special events must follow current COVID-10 restrictions and health protocols. (blue2finger/Pixabay)

Application for special event liquor permits gets easier amid COVID-19 reopening

Effective Sept.21, all special event permit applicants must use new online portal

All special events must follow current COVID-10 restrictions and health protocols. (blue2finger/Pixabay)
Flavourcel collective’s “I Spy a City” animations return to Surrey Urban Screen this fall, on the west wall of Chuck Bailey Recreation Centre, 13458 107A Ave. The digital art can be viewed from 30 minutes after sunset until midnight, from fall to spring. See listing under Art/Galleries. (submitted photo)
Flavourcel collective’s “I Spy a City” animations return to Surrey Urban Screen this fall, on the west wall of Chuck Bailey Recreation Centre, 13458 107A Ave. The digital art can be viewed from 30 minutes after sunset until midnight, from fall to spring. See listing under Art/Galleries. (submitted photo)
Volunteers clean up invasive plant species from the Delta Nature Reserve. (Lower Mainland Green Team photo)

Happening around Delta: week of Sept. 16

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Volunteers clean up invasive plant species from the Delta Nature Reserve. (Lower Mainland Green Team photo)
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