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Bus Tour: Attempts on Her Life – A UFV Production

With Valerie Sprott Join us for UFV Theatre department’s production of Crimp’s postmodern play that explores identity and the meaning of self. As London Theatre critic states this piece has been translated into 20 languages as its narrative speaks to the dilemmas of the modern age.   Date: March 23, 2019 Day: Saturday Time: 12:30 p.m. [...]

17th Annual Walkathon & Wellness Fair

Walkathon and Wellness Fair And Launch of 150 Minutes 8 Week Challenge Raise funds for your wellness programs   Learn about healthy living and elder-friendly community initiatives.  Guest Speakers, Entertainment, Door Prizes. Live Music & refreshments Goodie Bag - from our Sponsors - Prizes for greatest amount of pledges collected Date: April 11, 2019 Day: Thursday [...]

Writers and Readers Festival

                                 This Year Our Festival is now hosted by the UFV English Department. This year we are excited to be providing help with what we hope will become a regional event. Call UFV English Department for details or contact LLCS for more information This year's festival will be held in the Fall of 2018 [...]

By |January 5th, 2018|Writers' and Readers' Festival|0 Comments

Open House – Winter Spring 2019

Come out and learn about our Winter Spring 2019 program, meet the instructors. Program features speakers, program registration & information,  and refreshments.  Come catch up after the Holiday Break, & see what’s in store for this semester.     Date: January 23, 2019 Day: Wednesday Time: 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm Location: 32447 7th Ave. Mission V2V 2B5 List of [...]

10th Annual Mission Writers & Readers Festival

Linking Generations of Writers & Readers How Dreams Influence Writing The organizing committee is pleased to announce that the 10th Annual Mission Writers and Readers Festival will be on Saturday March 4, 2017 at Heritage Park Centre. Please email: lifetimelearningcentre@telus.net to be added to the mailing list for festival updates.   Details Date: Saturday, March 4, 2017 [...]

Gardening Expo

Celebrate Senior's Week! Theme "Containers and More"       Exhibitors on garden related topics Guest Lecturer - Dan Trayler (Dan the Man)" from Homestead Nursery in Abbotsford Gardening Fitness Demo & Tips Plant Sale Pick up some plants for your garden. Fraserview  Intergenerational Garden Tour the garden with the garden creators. Refreshments Date: June 5, [...]

9th Annual Mission Writers and Readers Festival – Thinking Outside the Box

The organizing committee is pleased to announce that the 9th Annual Mission Writers and Readers Festival will be on Saturday March 5, 2016 at Heritage Park Centre. Please e-mail welcomeltlc@telus.net to be added to the mailing list for festival updates. Download Brochure Click on " Writers & Readers Festival Brochure" Date: Saturday, March 5, 2016 Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 [...]

8th Annual Mission Writers and Readers Festival – Linking Generations

The organizing committee is pleased to announce that Evelyn Lau will be attending the 8th Annual Mission Writers and Readers Festival. This year's Festival will be on March 7, 2015 at Heritage Park Centre. Evelyn Lau is a renowned Vancouver writer who has published eleven books, including six volumes of poetry. Her first book, Runaway: Diary of a Street [...]

7th Annual Writers’ and Readers’ Festival – Inspiring Writers and Readers

  Networking! Readings! Workshops! Sharing!     Share your love for the written word with other local lovers of literature and other writers. Enjoy readings by published authors Discover writing tips and techniques in workshops Challenge yourself with writing exercises Date: March 1, 2014 Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 p.m. Location: UFV Mission Campus, Heritage Park [...]

Mission History – Music in Mission

Betty Dandy talks about the Mission Music Festivals held during the 1940’s and the 1950’s. She describes her daughters’ participation and how they learned learning to play instruments, as well as her husband's role as a volunteer at the festivals. She recounts the beginnings of the Music Festival, where the Festivals were held, the community members involved in [...]

By |August 15th, 2012|Education, Oral History, Oral History, Women|0 Comments