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Book Launch of “I Have a Story to Tell” – Writing Memoir and Family History

Reflections – Our Canadian Experience     an anthology by Lifetime Learning Wednesday Writers, is now in print. Copies are available for $12 a copy at the Lifetime Learning Centre. Sales of this anthology will help the Lifetime Learning Centre Society provide on-going writing courses and festivals. To order a copy please e-mail mailto:info.ltlc@telus.net       Reflections – Our Canadian Experience includes [...]

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 [...]

Mother’s Day Fashion Show: The Little Black Dress

This is a fundraising event to support Lifetime Learning Centre Society Wellness Programs With Karin Edberg-Lee A little black dress (LBD) is a black evening or cocktail dress, cut simply and often quite short. Fashion historians ascribe the origins of the little black dress to the 1920s designs of Coco Chanel and Jean Patou intended [...]

The Importance of Books Beyond Text

With Brian Murdoch A pre-festival program for the 10th Annual Writers & Readers Festival Quite apart from the beauty of the craft of fine publishing, we may learn a great deal from the social context and historical perspective of a volume. This two-hour session will provide a context for such evaluation, but will also address [...]

Canadian Literature: Mazo de la Roche

With Ron Dart A pre-festival program for the 10th Annual Writers & Readers Festival More famous than Lucy Maude Montgomery in her time, most famous for her ‘Jalna’ series, or the Whiteoak Chronicles. The series tells the story of one hundred years of the Whiteoak family covering from 1854 to 1954. Learn more about this [...]

Walkathon Fundraiser

    Walkathon Fundraiser at Lifetime Learning Raise funds for your wellness programs and learn about healthy living and elder-friendly community initiatives.  Guest Speakers, Entertainment, Door Prizes and Refreshments.   Day: Thursday Time: 9:30 am to 2:00 pm Date: April 20, 2017 Location: 32444 Seventh Avenue, Mission, BC V2V 2B5 Location:32444 Seventh Avenue, Mission, BC [...]

Open House Winter – Winter 2017

Come out and learn about our Winter Spring 2017 program, meet the instructors. Program features speakers, program registration & information,  and refreshments.  Come catch up after the Christmas break, & see what’s in store for this semester.   Guest Speaker Honourable Jati Sidhu  Liberal MP for Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon Meet our new Art Instructor Rebekah Brackett and learn about her art [...]

Senior’s Week: Gardening Expo

Celebrate Senior's Week! Gardening Expo Theme "Container Gardening"   Exhibitors on garden related topics Communities in Bloom Mission Farmers Market Urban Worm Wonders District of Mission Water Conservation 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. [...]

“On Air” Radio Broadcast & Tea

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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 [...]

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