Friday, Nov. 13
Shop for handmade crafts at the annual Christmas Boutique at Place des Arts (1120 Brunette Ave., Coquitlam). The boutique — a bigger version of the facility’s year-round gift shop — opened Thursday and runs until Dec. 17. Visit placedesarts.ca.
For more shopping ideas, check out PoMoArts’ annual Winter Treasures Artisan Market, which also opened Thursday and runs until Dec. 22. Among the artists selling their wares are Rose Kapp, April Lacheur and Jeff Wilson. Visit pomoarts.ca.
Saturday, Nov. 14
Wayfinding is the name of the new exhibit launching at the Art Gallery at Evergreen (1205 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam). The show, which runs until Jan. 31, 2021, brings together some recent oil paintings, photography and experimental stained glass by Leanne M. Christie (Coquitlam); Sara Graham (Port Moody); and Devon Knowles (Vancouver). Visit evergreenculturalcentre.ca.
Book a private "bubble" tour with the Hyde Creek hatchery (3636 Coast Meridian Rd., Port Coquitlam) to see the Coho and Chum salmon come home. Donations are in lieu of the annual salmon festival. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit hydecreek.org.
Sunday, Nov. 15
Load up on protein, carbs and more at the weekly Port Moody Winter Farmers Market, happening from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the south parking lot of the Port Moody recreation complex (300 Ioco Rd.). Visit makebakegrow.com.