The elves at the Auxiliary are getting into the Christmas spirit and as usual there are lots of sales and fun events planned.

On October the 26th our Les Papillions group will be hosting their Bridge Luncheon at St Mark’s Church on 20th Avenue.  The cost of this event is $25.00 per person and they sell tickets for tables only.  If you would like a table please call Bev Pratt at 604 536 2451.

On November 2 the Aquarius group will be selling Christmas baking and gifts in the Hospital cafeteria from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.  This may be a great time to start looking for a few small gifts for someone special on your list.

There is also a Craft and Bake sale sponsored by the Les Papillions on November 9th in the Hospital Cafeteria, they will be selling some crafts as well as having a bake sale.  This will be held from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.

On the 15th of November the Aquarius group will be having a jewelry and card sale. They will have 10 and 14 Karat rings with gem stones as well as necklaces, bracelets and watches.  They will give everyone a free gift box with their purchases.  Many of the cards that they are selling are hand made and quite unique.

 It will also be held in the Hospital Cafeteria from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. 

Our Breakaway Bays group will be having a bake sale at their clubhouse located at 1840 160th Street on November 17th between 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 pm.  This is always a fun event and the home made baking always sells out. 

“Naughty or Ice”, is returning this year on November 22nd hosted by the Kay Hogg group.  This exciting event is held West Coast Gardens on 1420 street.   It will be a fun evening of free wine and appetizers; great shopping with 10 new vendors.  There will be planter making demonstrations and a constant flow of prize draws.  The doors open at 6:30 p.m. and close at 9:30 p.m.  Tickets, $100.00  are available from Kathy McIntyre at 604 671 5475 or at “”.   

This year we are having a new event for our Superfluity Shop; a two day “Christmas Sale” to be held at the Elks Hall on George Street on Friday November 23rd from 2:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.   and Saturday November 24th from 8:30 am.  until 3:00 p.m.  This sale will have new and gently used Christmas Trees, lights and ornaments.  There will be china Christmas Villages, home décor, wreaths, garlands and all types of seasonal decorations. The hostess gifts, Christmas mugs and other items make wonderful presents.

The Auxiliary is always looking for new members.  Men are needed to help at our Superfluity Thrift shop.  If you would like to join this energetic group of people please pick up a membership package at the information desk at the hospital or at the Superfluity Shop located at 15163 Prospect Avenue, or on our website at