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AGING & SPIRITUALITY

With Harold Rosen Let’s explore the process of aging from several perspectives. We experience a sequence of psycho-social developments during our lifespans, including relational, vocational and aspirational challenges. We encounter an intensifying series of care-needs and support-agencies as we grow older. And a distinct set of philosophical and spiritual questions emerges for us, including the [...]

Bus Tour: Circle Craft Christmas Market

With Valerie Sprott The Circle Craft Christmas Market has been a Vancouver tradition for over four decades and has traditionally began the holiday shopping season in the city. The market attracts some 20,000 people eager to discover the creations of hundreds of Canadian artisans all of whom are selected based on talent and diversity. Circle [...]

Travel to Portugal with Elspeth Bowers

With Elspeth Bowers Gifted with a temperate Mediterranean climate, a bounty of beaches and a rich heritage, Portugal casually flies under the European travel radar. Home to culinary greats, effortlessly cool cities, charming colonial towns and magical stone villages, we invite you join Elspeth as she explores this most interesting country.     Date: November 13, [...]

Travel to India

  With Brian Antonson Share in the spirit and colour of India as Brian shares his experience of travel in India through photos and a travelogue of his journey.     Date: November 27, 2019 Day: Wednesday Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon Sessions: 1 Fee:  $7 Member $10 Non-Member Location: 32444 7th Ave. Mission V2V [...]

Piano and Violin Concert with Rafael Brisebois

The Abbotsford Youth Orchestra is planning a trip to Scotland in July 2020 and Rafael will be participating in the Sterling Bridge Music Festival, along with choirs and youth orchestras from around the world. Rafael will perform in Abbotsford, Scotland on Canada Day 2020. Rafael and the Abbotsford Youth Orchestra while on tour will receive [...]

Surviving Holiday Stress

Do you worry about major holidays and family gatherings? Does it bring back memories of the loss of a loved one, divorce, or children relocating. Family dynamics, and values and social pressures can all impact our health, happiness, and wellness during major holidays This workshop will provide you tools to navigate the major holidays. Workshop content includes [...]

Bus Tour: Theatre in the Country Christmas Play

With Valerie Sprott The Man who Saved Christmas  A New Old Fashion Musical  "A Canadian Premier" Music and Lyrics by Ron Lytle Theatre in the Country is a community based Dinner Theatre in Langley, BC. Their motto is Great Food – Great Shows – Greatly Entertained. With 5 shows a year they offer something for everyone, from [...]

ParticipACTION

Congratulations Lifetime Learning Members You Contributed 24,830 Minutes of Activity Towards Supporting Mission in The Community Better Challenge during the weeks from May 31 to June 16, 2019 Lifetime Learning is supporting the first annual ParticipACTION Community Better Challenge! The Community Better Challenge took place in communities from coast to coast and from May 31st [...]

By |May 13th, 2019|Programs from Past Years|0 Comments

Read Aloud

  With Carolyn Armitstead This term, our group intends to read aloud together scenes from Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream".  We will use this opportunity to explore the play's themes and characters, learn some tips on how to memorize a speech using elements such as imagery and natural rhythm and finally, if we are feeling [...]

By |January 10th, 2019|Programs from Past Years|0 Comments

Music History

With Keith Gray   Review the various twists and turns music has taken through the ages with Keith Gray. From Classical masterpieces to Jazz and film scores, you will explore the importance of music in our lives and history.   Date: January 10, 2019 Sessions: 4 Day: Thursday Time: 11:30 a.m. to 12:10 p.m. Fee: Member [...]

By |January 5th, 2019|Programs from Past Years|0 Comments